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Salem - Officers helped Leetonia Police on a traffic stop on Friday, after being asked for a K-9 officer. - Officers responded to Arch Street for a report of a dog at large on Friday. Officers found the dog with its owner, who said everything was ok. - Seth Harding, 29, was cited for open ...

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County Sheriff — Deputies looked for a person reportedly asking for help at 10:27 p.m. Monday, checking the unlisted area reported, but did not find anyone. — A state Route 164, Fairfield Township, man reported at 6:12 p.m. Thursday he has a lease agreement with Columbia Gas. The ...

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Lisbon — A suspicious man was reported on South Lincoln Avenue at 8:32 a.m. Friday. Police could not find him, but after getting the description it was determined it was the same man police had dealt with who had been looking for a place to stay around midnight. — A Sherman Street ...

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SALEM FIRE — Firefighters were called at 8:12 a.m. Monday to the 1600 block of Salem Parkway West for a complaint of open burning at a business. An illegal fire was found and the open burning laws explained to employees, who were given a warning for the violation. — Fire personnel ...

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County Sheriff — A state Route 154, Middleton Township, reported at 12:19 a.m. Thursday his son and another man took his 2004 Ford truck without his permission. The Highway Patrol recovered the vehicle after a pursuit and the father signed an unauthorized use of vehicle report. —A ...

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Sheriff’s Office — A West School Street, West Township, couple reported at 9:59 p.m. Tuesday they had each assaulted the other. Both were intoxicated and refused to pursue charges against the other. — Deputies were following a Chevy Impala westbound on Georgetown Road at 1:09 a.m. ...

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—Paige Pierce, 31, of East Palestine, was thrown from an ATV being driven by Dustin Pierce, 34, same address, on McClure Road in Unity Township at 7:40 p.m. Saturday. The ATV was rounding a bend when Ms. Pierce, who was wearing a helmet, fell off into a ditch.. She was taken by ambulance to ...

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County Sheriff — A nurse from United Health Care asked deputies to check on a 92-year-old woman living on Carey Road in Butler Township, who seemed disoriented when the nurse had spoken to her on the phone at 12:10 p.m. Monday. The woman had trouble opening the deadbolt for deputies, but ...

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Salem — A caller at 7:24 p.m. Monday reported juveniles throwing an item back and forth to each other across State Street in the 500 block, learning it was a bouncy ball. Police told them to stop due to traffic and safety concerns. — A woman on West Wilson reported at 5:25 p.m. Monday ...

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County Sheriff — A Lake Street, Knox Township, resident reported at 4:05 p.m. Sunday their daughter took property from the home. — An Orange Street, Knox Township, resident reported at 11:15 a.m. Saturday someone was walking around their yard with a firearm. The resident told deputies ...