State police filed charges Thursday against a Youngstown business owner accused of selling drugs that resulted in the June accidental overdose death of a 32-year-old Coolspring Township woman.

A suspect in the shooting deaths of a mother and son in their Crawford County home, has been found in Charleston, W.Va., after a search that included reports of possible sightings in Stoneboro and Florida.

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP – A Liberty Township man is facing open lewdness charges for exposing himself multiple times on the side of the road near his home.

HARRISBURG – After two area grandparents reported intimidating phone calls in which the caller demanded money for a grandchild in trouble, state Sen. Michele Brooks reminds consumers that fraudulent callers are impersonating law enforcement agents or grandchildren- and telling recipients the…

MERCER – The Mercer County Jail used a new device last week to prevent contraband material from reaching the facility’s general population.

GROVE CITY – The state’s Public School Employees’ Retirement System rejected an appeal this week by a former Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV director who sought to regain pension benefits lost when she pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing from the agency.

PINE TOWNSHIP — A Grove City man will face trial on an attempted murder charge in the Mercer County Court of Common Pleas.

Obituaries

Sara J., 94, of Franklin. Calling hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday (10-16-19) at the HUFF-GUTHRIE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES Inc., 312 W. Park Street, Franklin Funeral: 5 p.m. Wednesday at Fox Street Church of God, 229 Fox St., Franklin. Interment : Hickory Grove Cemetery. Online condol…