Altoona Crime

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  • Magisterial district judge

    Yesterday | via Altoona Mirror 

    Robert L. Arista, 44, 1356 PennA sylA vania Ave., Tyrone, charged by Bellwood police with simple assault and harassment on the 500 block of North Seventh, Oct. 27. Alfred E. Peterman, 51, 1358 Bald Eagle Ave., Tyrone, charged by Tyrone police with unlawful transfer of a firearm on the 1300 block of Bald Eagle Avenue, Aug. 29. Dominic C. Mazzotta, 27, 1362 Bald Eagle Ave., Tyrone, charged by Tyrone police with unlawful transfer of a firearm at his residence Aug. 29. Carl C. Hardy Jr., 35, 5267 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Tyrone, charged by Tyrone police with retail theft at Sheetz, 1400 Logan Ave., Tyrone, Nov. 3. Robert L. Barr, 30, Huntingdon County Prison, charged by Tyrone police with possession of drug paraphernalia on the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, Nov. 9. Dottie K. Brenneman, 30, 5 W. Cottage St., Tyrone, charged by Tyrone police with DUI and one summary traffic violation on ... (more)

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    Related Topix: Tyrone, PA, Bellwood, PA, Huntingdon County, PA, Altoona, PA

  • Sentencings

    Friday Jul 13 | via Altoona Mirror 

    The following sentencings were filed in Blair County Court. Although some cases may be more than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting.

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    Related Topix: Blair County, PA, Bellwood, PA, Altoona, PA, Blandburg, PA

  • Man's fine vacated in PFA case

    Friday Jul 6 | via Altoona Mirror 

    A $300 fine imposed last year on an Altoona man for contempt of an emergency protection-from-abuse order has been vacated by the Pennsylvania Superior Court because the order had expired by the time the alleged violation occurred. Magisterial District Judge Steven D. Jackson granted emergency relief to the girlfriend of Christopher Allen Leach, 35, on Friday, Sept.

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    Related Topix: Altoona, PA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Blair County, PA

  • Defense seeks new DNA tests before 1988 slaying rese...

    Wednesday Jul 4 | via WPXI 

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  • Magisterial District Judges

    Wednesday Jul 4 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Kyli N. Auker, 25, 403 E. Walnut Ave., Apt. E, charged by Altoona police with simple assault and harassment at her residence Dec. 2. Charge of harassment was moved to nontraffic court; other charge was withdrawn Dec. 27. Jeffrey L. Krivjansky, 18, 514 Fifth Ave., charged by Altoona police with three counts of simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and three counts of harassment at his residence Dec. 13. Ian P. Smith, 42, 160 White Lane, Emeigh, charged by Altoona police with unsworn falsification to authorities and making a materially false statement at Northern Guns & Ammo, 1006 N. Fourth Ave., Altoona, June 9. Isaiah A. Shumac, 18, 1008 21st Ave., charged by Altoona police with three counts of conspiracy and three counts of disorderly conduct on the 1000 block of 25th Avenue Oct. 18; and with conspiracy, receiving stolen property and theft from a motor vehicle on the 100 ... (more)

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  • Police reports

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Jason D. Mapes, 37, Altoona, was arrested early Sunday on Veterans Memorial Highway and Red Oak Leaf Lane and charged with DUI. with solar lights attached and a small white angel sitting down with other small items were taken from a grave at Grandview Cemetery.

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    Related Topix: Altoona, PA, Drugs

  • Altoona native's murder conviction, appeal featured ...

    Jun 16, 2018 | via The Beaumont Enterprise 

    In this June 26, 1996, file photo, Darlie Routier, accused of fatally stabbing her 5-year-old son Damon, attends an evidence hearing in Dallas.

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    Related Topix: Altoona, PA, Prison