POLICE NEWS

Grove City

• Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that happened at about 9:30 a.m. Jan. 21 on South Broad Street. A witness said that the driver of a tractor-trailer failed to stop after the truck sideswiped a parked vehicle, police said. 

• Tyler Bowen, 20, of 74 Bowen Road, New Wilmington, was charged with driving under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, and a lighting violation after a traffic stop at 12:41 a.m. Jan. 18, police said.

DRUNKEN DRIVING ARRESTS

Grove City

• Benjamin Chutz, 40, of Grove City; at 6:51 p.m. Jan. 17 on North Broad Street at North Street, where his vehicle hit another vehicle; no one was hurt, and Chutz was cited with careless driving, police said.

• Randle L. Semple, 56, of 910½ Sunset Ave., Grove City; on Jan. 15 on South Broad Street at East Pine Street, where he was involved in an accident; also charged with accident involving damage to attended vehicle or property, driving without a license, and careless driving, police said.