New Castle police seek help finding assault suspect
Police are seeking a New Castle man accused of beating a woman with a baseball bat early Sunday, authorities said.
Officers went to an apartment in the 800 block of West Washington Street shortly after 1 a.m. Sunday after being told a woman had been assaulted. They found the victim on a kitchen floor bleeding from the head and face; she was flown to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, police said.
Police issued an arrest warrant for Donald Cleaver, 34, on charges of attempted homicide, aggravated assault and other offenses.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call New Castle Police at 724-656-9300.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Cop killer Abu-Jamal to speak by recording to Vermont school ceremonies
- Police find pipe bombs in woods during manhunt for suspect in trooper ambush
- 2 men held in fatal Mercer County mobile home heist
- Bishop mum on accused priest
- Judge OKs alternative for 2 turnpike corruption case defendants
- Enrollment falls again at Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities
- Cop killer to address college commencement
- Gas industry remedies ‘brain drain’ in Western Pennsylvania
- Amaranth plant venture aims to improve deficient diets
- Pa. not ready to abandon lethal injections
- Corbett to sign bill to help lower fatal overdoses