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Biker who died in crash on Gall Boulevard ID'd

ZEPHYRHILLS

Biker who died in crash on gall boulevard id'd

The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the motorcyclist who died in a crash Thursday evening as David Steven Schoenwolf, 38, of Zephyrhills. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Schoenwolf was riding his 2007 Kawasaki Ninja southbound on Gall Boulevard just before 6 p.m. A 2004 Ford Expedition, driven by Juan Jose Corbo, 55, of Zephyrhills, tried to turn left onto Gall from Calvin Avenue. The motorcycle hit the rear of the car and Schoenwolf was thrown. He died at the scene. Neither Corbo nor his passenger, Maria Chirino, 42, of Zephyrhills, were injured. No charges have been filed as the investigation continues. Anyone who saw the crash is urged to call FHP Cpl. Leo Wells toll-free at 1-800-500-1240.

NEW PORT RICHEY

Thief runs off with church's A/C unit

Thefts of copper-rich air conditioning units are up this year across Pasco County, and churches aren't exempt. Officials at Covenant Christian Church say sometime between Thursday night and Friday morning, someone stole the $56,000 air conditioning unit at their church, 6814 Indiana Ave. When senior pastor Bob Panariello got to church about 9 a.m. Friday to prepare for a back to school supplies giveaway slated for today, he saw parts of the unit on the roof. Panariello called New Port Richey police, who said the unit was probably stolen to be stripped for copper parts. Tom McDonald, associate pastor, said it took the congregation about five months to raise money for it. On Friday, a repair man came out to replace the unit.

PORT RICHEY

Search is on for bank robber

A man walked into a Colonial Bank shortly after 9 a.m. Friday, told the teller he had a bomb in his briefcase and demanded cash, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office said. The man left the bank at 9431 U.S. 19 on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. The Sheriff's Office is still looking for the man, described as white, about 5-foot 8-inches, in his mid to late 60s with white, bushy hair. He wore a heavily-worn, light blue baseball cap with a white insignia above the bill. He also wore a blue blazer and has crooked teeth. Anyone with info call Detective Sean Kennedy at 1-800-854-2862, ext. 2534.

Correction

Tickets for individual shows at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre are $46 for dinner and show, $34.95 for show only; ages 12 and younger, $28.45 and $23.45, all plus tax and tip. An incorrect price was listed in an article in Diversions on Friday.

Pasco deaths

Crismond, Margaret M.

Green, Mary Louise

Hansen, Narissa

Porter, Lajuana

Riley, Betty M.

Sussman, Robert H.

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B

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