• At a preliminary hearing last Thursday, District Judge Gary Zyra of Scott withdrew charges of criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking and conspiracy against Ryan Pawlowski, 19, of Scott, in connection with the Nov. 8 theft of tires and a scanner from National Tire and Battery on Greentree Road.
Disorderly conduct and retail theft charges were moved to non-traffic citations.
Two other men charged in the incident face preliminary hearings Jan. 31.
• District Judge Gary Zyra of Scott on Dec. 6 withdrew two charges of robbery against Alexander Sinclair, 19, of McDonald, in connection with the Nov. 30 theft of $260 worth of trading cards and a backpack at Walmart. Charges of simple assault retail theft and reckless driving were held for court.neigh_west