New Castle Crime
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Recent Crime News
Monday Dec 1 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown
A homeless parolee has been jailed on charges he robbed two western Pennsylvania banks in the same city, telling police he needed Christmas cash after the second heist. The New Castle News reports 43-year-old Calvin Smith was arrested Tuesday after police saw him running shortly after nearly $2,000 was taken from the First Commonwealth Bank in New Castle. Comment?
Sunday Nov 23 | via O-R Online
Online court records don't list an attorney for 40-year-old Robert Johns. He's charged with criminal homicide and abuse of a corpse for allegedly shooting 26-year-old Amanda Seman, of Youngstown, Ohio. Comment?
Saturday Nov 22 | via Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
A Youngstown woman was found shot to death in a New Castle home Friday shortly before police arrested an acquaintance on charges of criminal homicide. State police say that Amanda Seman, 26, was shot and killed Tuesday night after a verbal and physical confrontation at the home on Falls Ave. Her mother notified the Neshannock police Friday that she hadn't heard from her daughter in three days and requested that police check the residence. Comment?
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