Perry Township

– A passerby called at 4:19 a.m. Monday to report a man walking in the road on West State Street in the 1700 block. Police made contact with the man who said he had an argument with his soon-to-be ex-wife and got out of their vehicle to walk home. He was told to stay off of the road. The mans name was not provided.

– Police were advised at 6:49 p.m. Sunday about a possible intoxicated driver in a gray Pontiac sedan northbound on state Route 45 near Circle K. Police did not find the vehicle or notice any erratic driving.

– The owner of Coachworks Auto Body on Lake Avenue whose name was not provided reported at 3:13 p.m. Sunday that someone broke a glass bottle in the business driveway sometime overnight. There was no other damage reported at the business.

– An officer was requested to check a vehicle parked on U.S. Route 62 near Slater Road with nobody around it and the passenger door hanging open at 11:33 p.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, people had just arrived back at the vehicle with gasoline and said they were fine and would be moving along shortly. Their names were not provided.

– A resident on Garfield Road reported at 6:37 a.m. Saturday that sometime overnight, someone placed a dead deer carcass in his driveway next to his porch. His name was not provided.


– Bonifacia Herrera, 24, North Broadway, was cited for OVI, driving under suspension, marked lanes and improper backing after he backed his vehicle into the front of a police cruiser during a traffic stop at 2:29 a.m. Monday in the 200 block of East Fourth. Damage was minor to the cruiser.

– Police responded to the 1700 block of South Lincoln Avenue for a report of an open door at 1:19 a.m. Monday. Officers found an open door at a garage with the lights on inside. All other doors were locked. The building was checked, but no one was inside.

– Police responded to Walmart for a report at 9:14 p.m. Sunday of two suspicious males carrying large duffel bags and having paint on their faces. Nobody fitting the description was found and police were told they left in a dirty green pickup. An officer was familiar with a group of people who paint their faces and role play hand-to-hand combat with padded weapons in city parks. They had been seen in Memorial Park earlier in the evening.

– A 16-year-old Salem boy was charged with domestic violence and taken to the Tobin Center after police were called to a residence on Cleveland Street at 9:01 p.m. Sunday. The mother told police they argued and he started using foul language so she slapped him across the mouth to correct his behavior. He then allegedly picked her up and threw her on the ground, causing head and neck pain. She was taken to SRMC.

– Police were called at 7:19 p.m. Sunday for juveniles shooting a BB gun in a back yard in the 900 block of East Third Street. People there said they had not shot a BB gun, then a male came out of the residence who said he shot a BB gun earlier. He said he just moved here and wasnt familiar with the laws. The mans name was not provided.

– A down spout was reported hanging onto the road from a building on South Ellsworth Avenue near the railroad tracks at 7:04 p.m. Sunday. Officers took it down.

– Dean Pahanish, 21, Pine Street, Leetonia, was cited for assured clear distance after he rear-ended a vehicle driven by Eugene Sommers, 71, Maple Street, who was stopped for traffic on West State downtown at 5:02 p.m. Sunday .

– Police were called at 4:31 p.m. Sunday for a domestic on North Ellsworth. A woman and her granddaughter argued over the granddaughter having men over to the house while her husband is in jail.

– A distraught woman was reported at 3:34 p.m. Sunday in the parking lot of Quaker Village, 201 S. Lincoln Ave., where she reported being upset over a personal issue. She left with a friend to go to the hospital.

– A man in the 500 block of East Third reported at 3:16 p.m. Sunday some pills were taken from his residence. His name was not provided.

– A 16-year-old Salem girl was cited for assured clear distance after she rear-ended a vehicle driven by Jeremiah Javens, 32, of Prospect Street, who was stopped for traffic at 1:51 p.m. Sunday on North Ellsworth. Javens and a passenger refused treatment at the scene, but were going to the hospital for evaluation.

– Noises were reported coming from the upstairs in a vacant building on North Lundy at noon Sunday. The second floor was checked, but nobody was found.

– A man reported at 8:52 a.m. Sunday that someone stole his wallet from his truck parked on East Fourth. His name was not provided.