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Police Log: Jan. 19, 2016

By Submitted Report
The Tube City Almanac
January 19, 2016
Posted in: Crime and Police News

  • Arrest records published here were provided by the McKeesport Police Department.
  • A report of an arrest does not mean the person identified has been convicted of a crime.
  • All people arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Theft: Kayla Patterson, 25, of Versailles Avenue, McKeesport, was charged on Jan. 12 by city police with theft by unlawful taking and theft by deception. Police said the charges are connected to an investigation involving thefts from a store where Patterson worked as a cashier.

Drug Charges: Dean M. Faix, 28, of Coulterville Road, White Oak, was charged by McKeesport police with possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), possession of drug paraphernalia and driving under the influence after an incident at 1 p.m. Jan. 11 outside the Prescott Building at UPMC McKeesport Hospital.

Identity Theft: Celeste A. Schneider, 47, of Barkley Street., Port Vue, was charged by McKeesport police Jan. 13 with two counts of theft by unlawful taking and one count each of theft by deception, access device fraud, identity theft and dealing in the proceeds of illegal activities. Police said Schneider was charged in connection with an investigation into misuse of a bank card issued to a resident of a personal care home.

Simple Assault: Dominic L. Randolph, 23, of Coursin Street, McKeesport, was charged by McKeesport police with simple assault and criminal mischief in connection with an incident at 8:09 p.m. Jan. 13 in the 500 block of Coursin.

Simple Assault: William G. Woodworth, 60, of Packer Street, McKeesport, was charged by McKeesport police with simple assault, harassment and criminal conspiracy in connection with an incident Jan. 13 on Packer Street.

Firearms Charge: Jason M. Armstrong, 40, of Atlantic Avenue, Glassport, was charged by McKeesport police on Jan. 13 with making unsworn false statements to police and unauthorized transfer of a firearm.

Source: McKeesport Police Department

Originally published January 19, 2016.

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