The following charges were filed in magisterial courts in Fayette, Washington and Westmoreland counties March 18-19. Those listed are innocent until proven guilty.
Magisterial District Judge Michael Metros
Alton M. Hopes, 25, of Uniontown was charged with strangulation and simple assault.
Magisterial District Judge Ronald Haggerty
Thomas J. Ross Sr., 36, of Smithfield was charged with delivery of a controlled substance, intent to possess a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Magisterial District Judge Jennifer Jeffries
Robert Tippet, 41, of McClellandtown was charged with burglary, theft and receiving stolen property.
Jeremiah R. Pletcher II, 21, of Vanderbilt was charged with criminal attempted homicide, aggravated assault, firearms not to be carried without a license, reckless endangerment, simple assault and criminal mischief.
Magisterial District Judge Nathan Henning
Justin A. Kushner, 25, of Uniontown was charged with simple assault.
Magisterial District Judge Mark Wilson
Christina J. Williams, 34, of Monessen was charged with theft.
William E. Patterson, 51, of Monongahela was charged with writing bad checks.
Magisterial District Judge Eric Porter
Catherine A. McKenna, 52, of Charleroi was charged with DUI.
Magisterial District Judge Curtis Thompson
Leonard Watkins, 56, of Daisytown was charged with aggravated assault, arson, disarming law enforcement, flight to avoid apprehension, terroristic threats, making repairs to an offensive weapon, simple assault, reckless endangerment, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.
Kevin Myers, 52, of Cokeburg was charged with terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and harassment.
Timothy J. Dillon III, 26, of California was charged with DUI.
Magisterial District Judge Wayne Vlasic
Marvin Jordan, 44, of Monessen was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.
William D. Devine, 60, of Perryopolis was charged with simple assault.
Magisterial District Judge Charles Christner
Gregory H. Crouch, 54, of Clairton was charged with theft.