County Sheriff

– Richard Grove and his daughter, Vicki Boyle, reported at 1:56 p.m. Thursday, his wife and her mother, Bonnie Grove was scammed out of a large amount of money before May.

– Toni Melott, Cannons Mill Road, East Liverpool, reported at 12:33 p.m. Thursday her boyfriend’s mother, Pat Kalinski, came to her house, began yelling at her and attacked her for no reason, scratching her and pulling her hair. Melott said she then grabbed Kalinski, shoved her outside and called deputies. She did not want to pursue charges, just have Kalinski stay away from her. Kalinski told deputies she went to let Melott use her vehicle to run errands and Melott attacked her, pushing her and grabbing her arm. Kalinski also decided not to pursue charges.

– Someone anonymously reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Boyd and Bill Smith Roads at 12:18 p.m. Thursday. Deputies were unable to find the vehicle.

– Dale Reed, Mountz Road, Salem, reported at 2:06 a.m. Monday he heard a gunshot in the area. Deputies did not hear or see anything gun-related in the area.

– Janevee Bailes, Spillway Road, Lisbon, reported at 1:01 a.m. Sunday her live-in boyfriend, Jacob Brown, was taking her money and going to make a drug run with it when they got into an argument about his actions. Brown reportedly got out of the car and slapped Bailes across the face, grabbed her by the neck and choked her in front of her children. Her 13-year-old cousin attempted to help Bailes, grabbing Brown and ripping his shirt. Brown threw his phone, went across the street to the neighbor’s and left in a silver vehicle. Brown, 30, was charged with domestic violence.

– Beth McClish, Fairfield Avenue, Columbiana, reported at 11:28 p.m. Saturday she saw a person on the porch and others behind a house on Heck Road trying to break in. No one was there when deputies arrived and the doors were still secure.

– Chelsea Paulin, West Main Street, Washingtonville, reported at 2:07 a.m. Sunday two of her friends, a couple, came to her house with their child and had some drinks. The one friend wanted to leave, but Paulin would not let them go with their child because she was concerned for their safety. Deputies spoke to the couple, who agreed to stay at Paulin’s for the night or at least a few hours so they would not get pulled over or endanger their child. They agreed.

Highway Patrol

– Sydney Louise Call, 16, Sunset Lane, East Liverpool, was westbound on state Route 172 in Center Township at 6:35 a.m. Saturday and turning left then decided to turn right onto Depot Road and struck Joshua D. Grant, 47, Woodale Drive, Hanoverton, who was also westbound on state Route 172. No citations were issued.

– Steven L. Satterfield, 49, Elkton West Point Road, Lisbon, was southbound on state Route 11 in Fairfield Township at 1:10 p.m. Sunday and his vehicle caught fire. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.

– Robert David Walters, 18, Old Route 344, Leetonia, was southbound on Old Route 344 in Salem at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday and hit a deer.

– Larry E. Horst, 16, Lisbon Road, Canfield, was eastbound on state Route 558 and Erin A. Sobek, 37, Newgarden Road, Salem, was southbound on Fairfield School Road and attempting to cross state Route 558 and struck Horst. Sobek was cited for right of way and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with serious injuries.


– Police were called to 213 E. Chestnut St. at 12:35 p.m. Wednesday after the resident reported his landlord removed his belongings and changed the locks while he was in the county jail.

– Someone reported at 9:41 a.m. Saturday a man was laying down on the sidewalk in the 200 block of East Chestnut Street. Police spoke with the man who said that he was training for a marathon and became dehydrated and was feeling dizzy. An ambulance was called and treated the man at the scene.

– Matt Donaldson, West Washington Street, reported at 11:51 a.m. Friday neighbor kids were instigating his dog that was tied up and wanted police to speak with their parents for their safety in fear of the dog breaking the chain and biting them. Police spoke with the children’s father.

– Someone reported at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday a child was riding a motorized bike or motorcycle on Prospect Street. Police checked and found the child sitting on a 49CC bike on the sidewalk and it was not running. Police told the boy to stay off the road.

– Police were called to the Lisbon swimming pool at 4:30 p.m. Saturday for a report of an intoxicated man. Ryan Armstrong, 31, Depot Road, Salem, was charged with public intoxication and theft.

– Someone reported at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday a food building on the east side of the county fairgrounds was open and kids were possibly trying to get inside. Police checked and found no problems and notified a fair board member.

– Police were called to 213 S. Jefferson St. at 2:42 p.m. Saturday for a report that people from the Shenanigan’s Pub were walking through his yard.


– Someone reported at 5:48 p.m. Sunday two women were going door to door in the Fairfield Avenue area requesting people sign a petition and were being very rude. Police checked but did not find the women.

– A Manor Drive resident reported at 10:43 p.m. Sunday someone pulled into his neighbor’s driveway and approached the house with a flashlight while the neighbor was out of town. Police checked and found the house was not broken into.

East Liverpool

– Kayley J. Brandle, Lisbon Street, reported her vehicle missing, telling officers she lent it to her father, who told her it came up missing from the Heights Manor parking lot. Brandle told officers she believes a woman she knows has her vehicle.

– Employees of the Giant Eagle pharmacy on Bradshaw Avenue reported receiving a counterfeit $20 bill.

– Triss Walker, W. Sixth Street, reported her juvenile son climbed out a window during the night and has not returned and gave police the names of people with whom he may be. She reported this incident to the juvenile probation department.

– Joann Smith, W. Sixth Street, reported $1,350 missing from her apartment at the Odd Fellows Temple Apartments. Smith told police she suspects another tenant.

Liverpool Township

– Acting on a tip that a vehicle was being driven on 4th Avenue by a man with possible warrants, an officer followed the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. The driver gave the name Derick Smith, but a woman pulled up and identified him as Daniel D. Smith, 31, Arner Road, Chester, W.Va. Smith was charged with obstructing official business, no operator’s license, fictitious plates and possession of marijuana, stemming from officers reportedly finding a small amount of green leafy material in his pocket.

St. Clair Township

– Lisa Keener, 42, state Route 170, was charged with theft after reportedly concealing items valued at $74 in her purse at Walmart and leaving without paying. Keener was confronted by store personnel outside the store.

– Officers were notified Sunday of a woman in Dunham’s Plaza who was possibly intoxicated, and they reported finding Brandee L. Howell, 40, Clover Street, Wellsville, stumbling along the sidewalk. They reported Howell showed signs of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Howell was arrested for public intoxication, and at the police station, officers reported discovering her wallet contained a spoon, small plastic baggies and a straw. Howell denied those items were hers, according to reports. She was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.


– Police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street at 11:14 a.m. Sunday and located a dog in the bed of a pickup while the owner was in the business. When he returned he was advised of the complaint and possible consequences and he said he understood.

– At 8:37 a.m. Sunday, police responded to the 700 block of Prospect Street for a report of a loud explosion and located a transformer that had blown and the area was without power. Ohio Edison was called.

– Police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street at 3:20 p.m. Sunday where the complainant advised that a shopping cart traveled across the lot and struck his vehicle. It was extremely windy just prior to the incident.

– Police responded to the 1100 block of Cleveland Street at 6:20 p.m. Sunday for a domestic call that turned out to be a verbal argument. The man agreed to leave his keys at the residence and took his property and left.

– At 6:14 p.m. Sunday, police responded to the 100 block of West 5th Street where four people, two on a side, were in a disagreement over residency. An officer explained the laws pertaining to eviction and the procedure and both sides continued arguing. Domestic violence laws were explained and after further discussion the complainant and his girlfriend opted to gather the remaining belongings and said they were relinquishing any further right to residency.

– Police received a report from the 900 block of East State Street of a black Ford that pumped $20 in gas without paying at 5:22 p.m. Sunday.

– At 9:47 a.m. Sunday, police responded to the 300 block of Rose Avenue for a neighbor dispute. The complainant said her neighbor came outside and was screaming at her. The neighbor said she did yell at the complainant and her husband to keep the noise down because it was Sunday. She said her neighbor is always outside arguing with her husband and both sides were advised to stay away from each other.

Goshen Police District

– An officer responded to a report of a raccoon in a Goshen Road yard at 8:24 a.m. Tuesday and found it to be sleeping, not sick. The resident was given contact information for animal control.

– An officer responded to a state Route 534 home at 11:06 a.m. Tuesday where the resident reported his daughter’s friend had moved into his garage a couple months ago, but had not paid him enough rent and now he wanted her off the property. He was advised of the eviction process. An officer returned Saturday afternoon when the resident said the friend was moving out, but had broken a window.

– An officer responded to the Colonial Villa Trailer Park on Goshen Road at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday where a resident reported a neighbor was mistreating their dog by leaving it without food or water. The officer looked through a window, but could not tell if the dog had nourishment. The officer returned later and once again could not make contact with the owner, but observed the dog outside and apparently in good health.

– An officer responded with Jackson Township officers and Mahoning County sheriff’s deputies to a 10000 block Western Reserve Road home at 12:11 a.m. Wednesday where the residents reported their adult son had not taken his medications and was acting aggressively, using a piece of wood to break a phone. The son was voluntarily transported to St. Elizabeth’s Health Center for evaluation.

– Samuel A. Hepfner Jr., 51, Salem, was cited for driving under suspension after an officer responded to the area of Lisbon and Roller road at 6:08 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a disabled vehicle.

– An officer responded to the area of state Route 14 and Duck Creek Road at 10:11 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a suspicious man walking along the railroad tracks on the overpass, but was unable to find anyone.

– An officer responded to a Fifth Street, Beloit, home at 12:40 p.m. Thursday where the landlord had reportedly placed a padlock on a tenant’s door without a proper eviction. The tenant said the padlock had since been removed, but it appeared the landlord had entered and packed up the complainant’s daughter’s belongings and rummaged through the cabinets. An officer returned Sunday morning when the tenant reported the landlord had shut off the power before they were out of the home, and again Sunday afternoon when the landlord reported the tenant had broken a lock on a door.

– A Lisbon Road resident reported at 8:29 p.m. Thursday someone claiming to be from a Canton law firm had called him to say he had won $400,000 and needed to send $1,900 to them in the Phillipines to receive the winnings. He said he was unsure about the situation, but called a number given to him by the first person and the second person claimed to be from the Ohio gaming commission, so he sent the money. Due to the short time between sending the money and making the report, the officer was able to contact Western Union to stop the transaction.

– An officer responded to a state Route 45 church at 11:10 p.m. Thursday in reference to a suspicious vehicle and found it to be someone dropping off items for an event the next day.

– An officer assisted the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office on a medical call in the 7000 block of state Route 534 at 1:19 a.m. Friday in which a woman had cut her arm on a broken glass door.

– An officer responded to a Kent Road home at 3:30 p.m. Friday where the resident reported finding a small hole in the back of a safe, but that nothing appeared to be out of place. The officer did not find any high priced items missing inside the house and the resident did not wish to pursue charges.

– An officer responded to the area of Calla Road and state Route 45 at 10:35 p.m. Friday in reference to a woman walking in the roadway. The officer found the woman who said that she was just enjoying a walk.

– An officer was advised at 1:39 p.m. Saturday someone overnight had created a hole in a portable toilet at the Beloit Park.

– An officer responded to a grass fire at the Colonial Villa Trailer Park on Goshen Road at 5:28 p.m. Saturday and found that two 8-year-old boys had started it while playing with a lighter. Damascus Fire Department extinguished the blaze and, along with the juvenile officer, spoke with the boys about their actions.

– An officer responded to the area of Middletown and Lisbon roads at 9:49 p.m. Saturday in reference to girls running down the roadway and screaming, but could not find anyone.


– Firefighters were notified of a burning complaint at 36623 Hunters Camp Road at midnight Monday.


County Sheriff

– KLG reported at 6:55 p.m. Thursday they had responded to an unresponsive man on Rose Drive, Lisbon, but he then awoke and refused to go to the hospital. He continued to refuse after several requests.

– A suspicious white truck was found at 9:15 p.m. Thursday at a gas rig in the area of Bethesda and McKaigs Roads. The vehicle was found to belong to Dennis Grodhaus, state Route 39, Salineville, and had been reported stolen. The keys were still in the ignition and it appeared in good condition. It was towed for evidence collection.

– Melissa Keylor, McCloskey Road, New Waterford, reported a domestic violence incident at 10:13 p.m. Thursday after she and her husband, Hyde Keylor, got into a heated argument, which led to the dog going after her husband and her husband going after the dog. She tried to protect the dog, pushed her husband into a towel rack and then he pushed her off of him. Hyde Keylor told deputies he went to go pick the dog up and his wife got between them shoving him into the towel rack. No one wanted to pursue charges and the husband decided to leave for the night so everyone could calm down.

– Kyle Knight, 17, Hull Road, Salineville, reported at 11:08 p.m. Thursday he was driving his father’s pickup, a 1997 Ford with a stick shift. He parked in a pull off across from Mill Rock Auto to make a phone call, but the reception was bad so he went up on a hill to make the call. The vehicle must not have been in park correctly because it rolled from one side of the road to the other and down the driveway slamming into the Mill Rock Auto Shop. Both the building and the back of the truck had considerable damage.

– A First Energy employee reported at 12:39 p.m. Thursday one of the neighbors on Crestview Road were shooting in an unsafe manner and he had to pull his employees from towers in the area. Deputies checked the area and spoke to one man, who said his grandson had been shooting earlier in the valley behind his home, but left for the day. Deputies asked if the grandson could refrain from shooting for a few days until the First Energy employees could complete their work in the area.

– Hilda Stephenson, Votaw Drive, Lisbon, reported at 9:39 a.m. Tuesday, while she had been away from home for about a week, someone took a large iron bell from outside her home. The bell weighs about 100 pounds. Someone also cut the screen on her porch and entered, but nothing appeared missing.

– Deputies were called at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday to a home on 18th Street Heights, Wellsville, where a man had died of an apparent drug overdose.

-At 3:34 p.m. Thursday, deputies where called to a Lisbon home where a 2-year-old was wandering outside unassisted. The complainant brought the deputies to the home. Upon arrival, the child’s mother said the child was only outside for two minutes. The deputies decided that due to how far from the driveway the child was, it had been longer than two minutes. A report was put on file and was also sent to Children Services.

-Jeffery Oles, Pancake Clarkson Road, Negley Township called to report a car on his property being on fire at 7:54 a.m. Saturday. After checking the vehicle’s identification number and vehicle registration, the actual owner of the vehicle, John Anderson, Pine Hollow Road, Lisbon, was contacted. Anderson stated that his vehicle was stolen. Anderson signed a stolen/recovery report and was given a report number for his insurance company.

Highway Patrol

– Charles Spenser Cox, 19, state Route 9, Kensington, was westbound on U.S. 30 in Center Township at 3:27 p.m. Thursday and went left of center off the left side into a guardrail face and was struck by Gerald E. Sanders, 66, state Route 172, Lisbon. Cox was cited for failure to control and Sanders was taken to the Salem hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

– James A. Corbi, 70, Alliance, was westbound on Hartley Road in Knox Township at 2:40 p.m. Wednesday and was struck by Felix C. Fisher, 37, Hawthorne, Fla., who was southbound on Homeworth Road. After impact Fisher went off the right side into a ditch and rolled over. Corbi was cited for right of way.


– Someone reported at 6:48 a.m. Thursday there was a suspicious man rolling around on the ground at Delux Motors acting like a unicorn.

– Sparkle Market reported an attempted theft at 6:55 p.m. Thursday.

– A woman reported at 11:33 p.m. Thursday there were several teens in front of the Post Office smoking marijuana. Police spoke with the teens but were unalbe to determine where the odor was coming from.

-At 9:32 p.m. Friday, vandalism was reported at Firestone Park. Someone knocked down the lion at the drinking fountain.

-At 11:54 a.m. Friday, Justin Pryor, Lake Milton, was stopped at a red light at state Route 14 and state Route 7. Josh Miller, Boardman, was behind him. Theresa Schneikart, Youngstown, reportedly failed to stop and hit Miller who proceded to hit pryor. Schneikart, was charged with assured clear distance.

East Palestine

-Amy O’Brien, 235 E. Main St., reported at 5:42 a.m. Thursday someone was banging on her front door and left a for sale sign in her yard. Juveniles in the area denied involvement.

Perry Township

– An officer responded to the 1500 block of Egypt Road at 12:06 p.m. Tuesday to check the well being of a horse, and checked to make sure it had water and food along with shade. A note was left for the owner to contact the department.

– A Butler Township resident reported at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday having unsatisfactory work done on his vehicle at a North Ellsworth Avenue business which would not return his money after previously agreeing to. The complainant was advised he would need to take it to small claims court.

– A patrolling officer in the 18000 block of Depot Road observed a loose pig at 12:52 a.m. Thursday. The owners were contacted and retrieved the pig.

– A state Route 45 resident reported at 2:45 p.m. Thursday he was threatened while at a North Ellsworth Avenue business while checking on the progress of mother’s vehicle. The complainant said an employee told him he better leave or he would be the next one to get hurt.

– Police responded to the dead end of Whinnery Road at 9:28 p.m. Thursday in reference to a suspicious vehicle that entered the property owned by the Salem Board of Education and did not leave. The occupants were told they were on private property and asked to leave.

– Police responded to a Benton Road home at 3:50 a.m. Friday in reference to a domestic dispute and found both people involved to be highly intoxicated, one of which agreed to leave for the night.

– Police responded to the area of Egypt and East Pine Lake roads at 5:08 a.m. Friday in reference to a suspicious vehicle. The occupants were found to be sleeping. They were advised to leave.


– An officer responded to a Cedar Ridge Drive home at 12:08 a.m. Thursday where a woman said she was moving out of the home and her ex-boyfriend would not let her take the television and Xbox. She was advised the complaint was civil in nature.

– A North Ellsworth Avenue resident reported at 1:19 p.m. Thursday receiving telephone calls from an unknown correctional facility requesting $14.99 to speak with an unknown inmate.

– An officer responded to a reported dispute in the 100 block of East Fifth Street at 6:47 p.m. Thursday and found it to be civil in nature.

– Officers responded to the 100 block of West Fifth Street at 7:59 p.m. Thursday in reference to an ongoing dispute and spoke with the individuals involved who agreed to separate for a while.

– Police responded to the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 1:08 a.m. Friday for a possible suicide attempt and spoke with a woman who said a male relative had been upset and left the home making threats to harm himself. The man was found and admitted to making the statements. He was transported to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

– An officer responded to the area of the West Pershing Street Street railroad crossing at 4:48 a.m. Friday in reference to a reported dispute and found a verbal altercation between a boyfriend and girlfriend. They agreed to separate for the night.

– A Hampton Place homeowner reported at 10:50 a.m. Friday a tenant had rented out her home to another couple while pretending to be the complainant, even forging her signature on receipts. The information was forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.

– Keith M. House, 29, Salem, was cited for open container after officers responded to Centennial Park at 11:05 a.m. Friday in reference to an intoxicated man and found him drinking from a bottle of vodka.

– Christopher E. Sheen, 37, Salem, was cited for operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop in the 100 block of Washington Avenue at 11:27 a.m. Friday following a report of an intoxicated driver.

– An officer responded to domestic dispute report in the 500 block of Continental Drive at 11:52 a.m. Friday and found an argument between an ex-boyfriend and girlfriend who were still living together who were arguing about ownership of a rented item. They were advised the issue was civil in nature.

– An officer responded to a domestic dispute in the 1900 block of East State Street at 2:01 p.m. Friday and found a man suffering a psychological issue and threatening to harm himself. He was transported to the hospital for evaluation.

– Police assisted Perry Township police search for a lost juvenile in the Benton Road area at 2:12 p.m. Friday. The child’s grandfather said she left home because she did not let to go to town with her family. The child was found and turned over to the grandfather.

– An officer responded to a Cedar Ridge Drive home at 2:21 p.m. Friday where the resident reported her ex-boyfriend had damaged the home and items therein while leaving. The damage was documented and a protection order against the ex-boyfriend noted.

– Iris Dayanara Ramos Montanez, 23, Struthers, was cited for assured clear distance ahead and driving under suspension following a two-vehicle crash on South Lincoln Avenue and Franklin Street at 2:52 p.m. Friday in which she was northbound and struck a vehicle stopped at the stop light. No injuries were reported.

– Jeremy T. Crihfield, 29, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on East Third Street at North Lincoln Avenue at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday in which he was westbound and struck the rear of another vehicle. A 20-year-old passenger in the other vehicle was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for possible injuries.

– An officer responded to an East Fifth Street home at 3:54 p.m. Friday in reference to a civil dispute in which the property owner claimed the tenant was possibly selling items from the home and refused to come to the door. The owner was advised of his options.

– Police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street at 6:28 p.m. Friday in reference to a domestic dispute inside a moving vehicle. The vehicle was located in the 1400 block of East Pershing Street and spoke with the driver who said that she had been in an argument with her boyfriend when he grabbed her by the neck. Officers responded to the 1900 block of East State Street and spoke with the boyfriend who admitted to the dispute but denied anything physical occurred.

– Travis R. Culler, 28, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office at 7:01 p.m. Friday after officers were made aware he was at a Vine Avenue home.

– A Fair Avenue resident reported at 8:01 p.m. Friday someone had taken a bottle of prescription pills from out of her vehicle within the past couple weeks.

– An officer responded to a Pearce Circle home at 12:06 a.m. Saturday where a resident reported a loud explosion west of the residence, but the officer was unable to find the source.

– An officer responded to the 100 block of Benton Road at 12:28 a.m. Saturday in reference to an individual who appeared confused and possibly in their underwear. The officer found a woman in a bathing suit who said she had been arguing with her brother and was walking to her father’s house. The officer gave her a courtesy ride.

– Joshua E. Killing, 20, Hanoverton, was cited for driving under suspension and arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office after a patrolling officer observed a suspicious vehicle and several individuals in Centennial Park. A 17-year-old female was turned over to her parents.

– Police responded to a Continental Drive home at 12:12 p.m. Saturday where a woman called 911 requesting police assistance. The woman told officers her ex-boyfriend was moving out and taking her property. She was advised the issue was civil in nature.

– Officers responded with medical personnel to a 2800 block East State Street business in reference to someone suffering a medical issue. The person was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

– A Summit Street resident reported at 2:34 p.m. Saturday a man he knows had been calling and threatening him regarding an ongoing civil matter.

Hancock County

Elizabeth Jane Yano, 28, of New Cumberland, W.Va.; Probation violation; July 21.

Sean J. McCarthy, 20, of New Cumberland, W.Va.; Fugitive from justice; July 16.

Samantha L. Stoufer, 23, of Canton; Disorderly conduct, trespassing; July 16.

Frederick E. Healey, 34, of Chester, W.Va.; Bond revocation; July 10.

Fire Calls


-Lisbon fire department was called to the home of Gail Beck, West Washington Street on Saturday for a garage fire that eventually became a house fire. Both Lisbon and West Point fire departments were at the scene. Ohio Edison was also called.


– The fire department responded to the 100 block of East State Street at 10:27 p.m. Thursday where a passer-by had reported an ashtray had been knocked over and was smoldering. The ashtray was extinguished.

– The fire department responded to a report of a tree on fire at West Eighth Street and Jennings Avenue at 4:37 p.m. Friday. A squirrel appeared to have damaged a utility box, causing the fire. The fire department extinguished the flames and contacted Ohio Edison and AT&T.


County Sheriff

– A Kirk Road, Colum-biana, resident reported at 1:35 p.m. Sunday he found a flat-head screwdriver with a missing handle stuck in the roadway and it damaged two of the tires on one of his vehicles.

– John Deem, an employee of Sparkle Market, state Route 45, Lisbon, reported on July 5 he has a video showing a man and woman entering the store, taking meat and leaving the store. The report indicates due to numerous other things going on, deputies were unable to get to the store for three days to obtain the video.

– Diana Ciolli, Austintown, asked deputies to check on her father on June 24. Deputies spoke with Anthony Ciolli, Bacon Avenue, East Palestine, who stated he was fine and he would contact his daughter.

– Liz Zimmerman, state Route 46, New Waterford, reported at 2:04 a.m. Sunday an old co-worker of her live-in boyfriend arrived at their home on an ATV about six hours earlier and was extremely intoxicated. He was refusing to leave and becoming belligerent. Deputies spoke with Shawn Landen, who was barely able to stand or talk or give deputies information upon request – for instance, he told deputies his mother’s name was Santa Claus. Dispatchers were able to locate his mother’s home on Crestview Road and he was given a ride home where his mother began to scold him harshly.

– Jonathan Gullet, McKaig Road, Hanoverton, was intoxicated and reported at 12:21 a.m. Saturday he believes his neighbor threatened to kill him. Deputies went to speak to the neighbor, who was only identified as Bob. A woman answered the door and informed deputies Bob does not live there, but lives somewhere down the road. He was there for a brief time on Friday to help with a puppy at her home.


– A caller reported people were stretching something across West Washington Street and South Lincoln Avenue and stopping traffic at 10:50 p.m. Sunday. Police arrived and did not find anything stretched across the road, but residents said there were two boys playing Pokemon Go.

– A caller reported three dogs were running loose on Sherman Street at 1:13 a.m. July 9 and they were getting into people’s garbage. Police saw the dogs run through a fence hole and spoke with the property owner – a Mr. Owens – who agreed to fix the fence hole to keep them in the yard.

– Thomas G. Clark, 38, High Street, Washingtonville, was cited for running a flashing red light, driving under suspension, and possessing marijuana and a marijuana pipe following a traffic stop at the intersection of South Market and Washington streets at 12:50 a.m.; Saturday.

– An official with the Community Action Agency requested an officer go to its homeless shelter on Maple Street at 10:27 p.m. Friday because a male resident, Charles Alexander, had been drinking, which is against the rules, and he was refusing to leave. Alexander continued to refuse at to leave until police told him he would be arrested.

– Police were called to apartment building on Moore Street at 12:42 p.m. Sunday after learning a 3-year-old boy was bleeding from the head. An ambulance was on hand, and the boy’s mother said he was running in the hallway when he fell, striking his head.

– Police were called to a domestic dispute in the 300 block of East Washington Street at 5 p.m. Sunday and spoke with a couple, who said they were arguing but no threats or anything physical occurred.

– Police were called to a domestic dispute in the 39000 block of state Route 154 at 10 p.m. Saturday, and it turned out a 13-year-old boy was throwing rocks at his sister. The boy was told to knock it off.


– A man reported at midnight Sunday two drunk men were harassing kids that were skateboarding on South Main Street. Police spoke with the kids, who said that no one was harassing them or yelling at them.

– Someone reported a grass fire in the valley off Lodge and Lower Elkton roads at 11:42 a.m. Sunday.

– A Napa Auto Parts employee reported at 12:13 p.m. Sunday there was an irate customer in the store in the Village Plaza. The customer was gone by the time police arrived.

– A woman reported at 1:10 p.m. Sunday another woman was harassing people to sign a petition in the Sparkle parking lot and would not leave when asked. Police told the woman to move on if people did not wish to sign.

– Police warned people for playing Pokemon Go in the cemetery after hours at 9:40 p.m. Sunday.

East Palestine

– Rene Lynn Adkins, West Main Street, reported at 7:52 p.m. Friday she was having problems with a woman she knows.

– Tyler Scott Coe, North Market Street, reported at 8 p.m. Friday a woman wrote a bad check to his business, Ghost Vape Lounge.

– Police were called to the 200 block of East Highland Avenue at 8:48 p.m. Friday after Kristin Nicole Miller reported having a problem with her landlord. Miller told police that her landlord had been mowing her grass and suddenly punched a fan which was in her living room window and it struck her toddler son. The boy was not injured and police spoke with the landlord who denied punching the fan. The man told police that the tenants had not paid their rent in several months and he was going through the eviction process. Police told Miller and the man to stay way from each other.

– Police noticed a bunch of junk piled on a trampoline in the back yard at 101 W. Clark St. at 11:43 a.m. Saturday. A zoning violation notice was sent.

– Police noticed a car with a flat tire in the back yard of 246 E. Martin St. at 11:46 a.m. Saturday. A zoning violation notice was sent for the junk vehicle and also for high grass.

– Police warned South Market Street residents for loud noise at 12:20 a.m. Saturday after someone reported there was a loud party there.

East Liverpool

– Called Friday to the Fawcett Apartments on Moore Street for a man and woman arguing in the parking lot, officers arrived to find Samantha Crawford and Victor Gaetano hugging. They reported Gaetano said he wanted to leave but Crawford had been drinking beer and wanted to fight him. While officers were there, Crawford, reportedly became agitated and began yelling at Gaetano, trying to remove his wallet from his pocket. After several attempts to make her stop this behavior, officers arrested Crawford, 29, W. Main Street, Salineville, for disorderly conduct/intoxication. The report included no age or address for Gaetano.

Liverpool Township

– While on patrol northbound on state Route 7, an officer reported stopping a vehicle for no plate light, during which the driver, Brian Miller, Almont Street, had a suspended driver’s license. The rear seat passenger, Cierra L. Whaley, 24, Lincoln Avenue, reportedly had a handbag containing a pill bottle filled with suspected marijuana and burnt paper wrappers. She was charged with possession of marijuana.

St. Clair Township

– Mitzi A. Stoddard, 27, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, was charged Thursday with theft and possession of criminal tools after reportedly selecting items valued at $207.65 at Walmart and leaving the store without paying for them.

– Gregory A. Virden Jr., 25, Louisiana Avenue, Chester, W.Va. was charged Friday with theft after reportedly selecting batteries valued at $10.98 at Giant Eagle and leaving the store without paying for them.

Perry Township

– Police responded at 10:25 p.m. Sunday to assist the sheriff’s office on Winona Road, just east of Depot Road, for a domestic with a firearm. Two men were taken into custody, then cleared the scene without incident.

– A resident in the 1700 block of South Lincoln reported Sunday a detached garage and a shed were forcefully entered in the last two or three days. A weed eater and leaf blower were taken from the garage.

– Chance Allen Herron, 22, of Minerva, was cited for open container after a traffic stop at 5:14 p.m. Sunday on U.S. Route 62 near Goshen Road. He was a passenger.


– An officer spoke with a male at 12:31 p.m. Monday in reference to possible drug activity in the 2300 block of East State. The information was referred to the county DTF.

– Suspicious juveniles were reported at 1:34 p.m. Monday near the Swings & Things playground at Centennial Park, but police determined the call unfounded.

– The fire department found an Ohio Directions card laying in a street at 11:42 a.m. Monday. An attempt was made to contact the owner, but the person moved and the phone went unanswered.

– An officer at 4 a.m. Monday met with a male who wanted to provide some possible information about an ongoing investigation from Sunday. The information will be forwarded to detectives.

– Officers responded to the 1200 block of East Third Street at 2:36 a.m. Monday to attempt to locate a person for Alliance police. Contact was made with a female who was told to call them.

– An irate person was reported running and screaming in the road in the 600 block of Vine Avenue at 10:43 p.m. Sunday. An officer spoke with the person who seemed calm. They were told to go inside for the night.

– A woman in the 2100 block of Monroe Street said she was having problems with her adult son at 10:12 p.m. Sunday. She was told her options.

– Police responded to the 600 block of Vine Avenue at 10:10 p.m. Sunday for an unknown noise complaint. A fireworks tube still warm to the touch was found by police. Police spoke with a person who was setting off fireworks and they were told to no longer set them off and remain inside for the rest of the night.

– Suspicious activity was reported at 10:08 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Aetna Street where the front door was open on a vacant residence. Officers cleared the residence.

– An audible alarm was reported at 8:52 p.m. Sunday in the 2900 block of East State Street. The exterior of the building was secure.

– A woman’s wallet was found in the parking lot at Giant Eagle, 2401 E. State St., and turned over to police at 8:25 p.m. Sunday. An attempt was made to contact the owner but the phone was no longer working. The item was placed in the police lost and found.

– Police were called at 7:57 p.m. Sunday to the 800 block of Prospect Street for a person to be removed. The person was not there and the caller was told if the person was a resident of the building, he would have to be evicted.

– The owner of Super USA, 1680 S. Lincoln Ave., reported at 7:34 p.m. Sunday that someone broke into vending machines and stole money from inside and several other items.

– A resident on Woodland Avenue called at 4:34 p.m. Sunday to speak with an officer about a situation with an animal. She was provided with options.

– A person called the police station at 4:19 p.m. Sunday to speak with an officer about a situation at Centennial Park. He was told his options.

– A vehicle driven by Benjamin Kuhlen of East Lincoln Way was struck from behind by another vehicle while attempting to make a turn from the 200 block of South Lincoln at 4:15 p.m. Sunday. The collision caused damage to the rear bumper. The other vehicle, a silver Jeep Wrangler, continued on.

– Clarence Votaw, 88, of West South Range Road, was cited for improper backing after backing his vehicle into another vehicle driven by Christine Kline, 54, of East Third Street, at 3:56 p.m. Sunday on Cunningham Road at the East State Street intersection. Votaw pulled up past the stop marker in the turning lane and attempted to back up, striking the vehicle behind his vehicle. Both were northbound on Cunningham. The other driver honked her horn as Votaw began backing up but he didn’t hear it, the report said.

– A woman in the 500 block of Continental Drive reported at 3:27 p.m. Sunday that her live-in boyfriend took her property from their apartment. He said he only took his property, which officers confirmed.

– A debit card found at Centennial Park was turned over to police at 5:09 p.m. Sunday. The owner was contacted and told her card was at the police department.

– Police were called at 1:28 p.m. Sunday for a report of an assault at Howard and Pershing. The victim said a man assaulted him over missing money. The victim had visible injuries and was transported to SRMC.

– An alarm was reported at State Street Tattoo on East State Street at 1:04 p.m. Sunday. Police found the front door open and an employee inside the business. Nothing appeared missing and no one else was found.

– A child custody dispute was reported at 12:50 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of West Fourth Street. A woman said she dropped off her kids at their dad’s house to stay for the weekend and when she went to get them Sunday, he would not give them back. One of the kids was with another family member and the father and his mother did not want to give the other child back. Officers spoke with the father, the grandmother and the family member and both kids were returned to the mother.

– A civil matter was reported at 12:18 p.m. Sunday by a person who requested property from his ex that she claimed was hers. An officer explained that it was a civil matter.

– A woman from the 900 block of Liberty Street reported at 11:17 a.m. Sunday that her roommate was involved in a Facebook post regarding threats towards her. An officer read the posts and did not locate a direct threat. The woman was told her options, but she just wanted it documented.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 10:26 a.m. Sunday on Continental Drive where a woman alleged she and her boyfriend were involved in a verbal dispute that led to a physical altercation. She got into her vehicle and was attempting to leave when he jumped on the vehicle in an attempt to stop her. No visible injuries were seen. The boyfriend said they had an argument but nothing physical took place and he did not jump on the vehicle, but he did attempt to stop her from leaving. The matter will be sent to the prosecutor for review.

– Police were called at 11:15 p.m. Saturday to the 100 block of West Eighth Street for a report of a domestic/mental person. Officers located the person in question in the 200 block punching the street. As officers attempted to speak with the man he continued to strike his head on the ground. Officers detained him for his safety and called first responders and an ambulance to assess him. While police spoke with him, the man made multiple threatening statements towards his mother. He was taken to the emergency room for evaluation. Officers spoke with the man’s mother who said he had been drinking and slammed her into a counter. Charges are pending.


– Firefighters were called at 8:45 a.m. Sunday to the 2400 block of East State Street where a utility pole had been burning. Ohio Edison was called to the scene.


County Sheriff

– David Royal, state Route 7, New Waterford, and Bill England, maintenance supervisor at Crest Haven Memorial Gardens reported at 9:22 a.m. Monday someone broke into the garage and stole the weed eater, leaf blower and an agricultural sprayer over the weekend.

– Brandon Boykin, Buck Road, Homeworth, reported at 10:34 a.m. Monday he is selling his 1996 black Mercedes Benz and a younger man came to the house on Sunday, took the car for a test drive and never returned with the car. A stolen vehicle report was entered into the system.

– Mitzi Campbell, Lisbon Road, Leetonia, reported at 2:28 p.m. Monday she was the victim of identity theft after recently moving to Ohio from Texas. Her previous employer contacted her to say their data system was hacked. On June 27 she received a letter from the IRS claiming someone filed a return in her name to get a refund. She paid the IRS this year.

– A West Point Road, Lisbon, reported at 11:42 a.m. Monday she has been harassed for some time by her neighbor. The woman said the neighbor also claimed on social media she was having a party just to bother the neighbors, allows her dog to run the neighborhood and has begun to harass a terminally ill neighbor.

Highway Patrol

– Matthew E. Marshall, 16, Main Street, Leetonia, was east on Butcher Road in Salem at 9:45 a.m. Monday and went off the right side into a utility pole. He was cited for failure to control.

– Renee Nichole Cathers, 19, Garfield Avenue, East Palestine, was north on Rauch Road in Unity Township at 11 p.m. Sunday and went off the right side into a pole. She was cited for failure to control.

– Ronald L. Foy, 61, Miller Road, Leetonia, was north on Woodville Road in Fairfield Township at 5:32 a.m. Monday and was struck from behind by Tanner Logan Bean, 20, Pearl Street, Leetonia. Bean was cited for failure to control.

– Nathan David Whalen, 22, Enon Valley, Pa., was west on state Route 558 in Unity Township at 11 a.m. Monday and struck Jacob Thomas Crawford, 17, Millrock Road, New Waterford, who pulled from a stop sign at the Millrock Road intersection. Crawford was cited for right of way.

– Jill M. Snyder, 51, Hawkins Lane, Columbiana, was north on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 12:15 p.m. Saturday and was struck from behind by Caitlin E. Delich, 26, Heck Road, Columbiana. Delich was cited for assured clear distance.

– Richard L. Beight, 62, Alice Street, East Palestine, was west on Middle Beaver Road in Elkrun Township at 6:18 p.m. Friday and attempted to turn left into a private drive and was struck by Robert A. Hunt, 24, East Chestnut Street, Lisbon, who was also west on a motorcycle and passing in a hazardous zone. Hunt was cited for hazardous zones and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with serious injuries.

– Seth Siebert Shankel, 20, Mechanicstown, was west on state Route 172 in West Township at 4:56 p.m. Sunday and went off the left side into a ditch and rolled over. He was cited for failure to control.

– Sarah Nicole Helman, 18, Cream Ridge Road, Lisbon, and Michael J. Sweeney, 40, Poland, were south on U.S. 30 in Liverpool Township at 4 p.m. July 5 and Sweeney was running an emergency vehicle with lights and sirens and Helman attempted to pull over to the left as Sweeney passed and was sideswiped by the vehicle. Helman was cited for right of way.


– Earl Stokes, Union Street, reported at 11:56 a.m. Monday there was a broken garage window at the rear of the garage facing the alley, and he believed it had been broken by someone throwing a rock.

– Police attempted to notify Donald Tilton, Fairfield Avenue, of a barking dog complaint at 7:57 p.m. Monday.

– A woman reported at 11:36 p.m. Monday there were five boys running through a yard on Oak Court near the Old North area. Police spoke with the boys who said they were playing the new Pokemon Go game and they would stay in their own yards.

– Beaver Township police requested at 11:47 p.m. Monday city police check the 7&14 truck stop for a 22-year-old wearing cargo shorts and a T-shirt. Police checked but could not find him.

– The highway patrol requested assistance at 4:47 a.m. Monday near the state Routes 7 and 14 intersection.

East Palestine

-Dennis D.J. Caldwell, East Liverpool, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop on North Pleasant Drive late Monday night. He was also cited for failure to yield right of way at an intersection.

– John Boley, Park Avenue, reported at 9:49 a.m. Monday a garden hose was stolen from his home.

Salem Township

– Susan Witherspoon, Cherry Valley Road, Leetonia, reported at 8:26 p.m. Monday she received a phone call from a man she did not know who made a sexual comment to her.

East Liverpool

– A male and a female were found sleeping in a vehicle Tuesday on property off Lisbon Street across from Spring Grove Cemetery. Numerous complaints have been received about the man, who has reportedly been staying in the vehicle at the location. He reportedly has left empty beer bottles and cans and bloody napkins in the area. The man told police he had permission to be there from the property owners. Police contacted the owners, who said the property was in a family trust administered by a Canton law firm. The law firm said the man did not have permission. Police then moved the two along and advised them not to return.

– George Taylor, Lincoln Avenue, reported Monday his 64-inch flat screen TV was stolen sometime since July 1. There was no sign of forced entry.

– Patricia Madden reported Monday she believed her mother was not properly cared for at a local assisted living facility. Madden said floors were dirty and her mother was not clean. Officers reported a dirty carpet in the room which also had a smell of urine. The staff supervisor told Madden the flooring would be changed.

– Officers responded Monday to a report of a fight along Lincoln Avenue. People were advised on how to file charges.

– Craig Stowers, no address, reported Monday a no trespassing sign he erected at a Denver Street property owned by his mother had been destroyed sometime during the weekend.

– Charles McCullough, Sunset Drive, reported Monday $300 was withdrawn from his account. He provided police with the name and address of the person shown to be on the account.

– A Logan Street boy reported Monday his mother threatened him. The mother told police she was having trouble because the children don’t follow the rules. Officers said the children appeared in good health with no signs of abuse. The officer was to forward the information to Children’s Services.


– A woman at 2:04 p.m. Tuesday reported the theft of a handgun from her residence on Stewart Avenue.

– A clerk at Smith Oil, 968 E. State St., reported at 1:04 p.m. Tuesday that a male pumped $23.35 worth of gasoline into a white Chevy Impala which left without paying. The clerk said she sees them in the store all the time and he must have thought he swiped his card but it did not take.

– A vehicle was reported in a no parking zone in the 700 block of East Third Street at 12:39 p.m. Tuesday. The owner was contacted and moved the vehicle.

– Ryan Taylor, of 752 Arch St., was cited for failure to maintain reasonable control after alleging the brakes failed and he could not steer the westbound vehicle he was driving on Aetna at 11:04 a.m. Tuesday, causing the vehicle to travel off the west side of the road and strike a utility pole. He had been attempting to turn onto South Lundy Avenue. There was heavy damage to the vehicle.

– Police responded at 10:05 a.m. Tuesday to a parking complaint in the 1200 block of East Third Street. A warning tag was placed on the vehicle for violating the ordinance against illegally parking/abandoning vehicle.

– The manager of Walgreens, 2124 E. State St., reported at 8:12 a.m. Tuesday that on Monday, a male returned items that he had taken off the shelves then returned for the cash. The manager had received a call from a male who wanted to return some merchandise but did not have his receipt who was told they would take the returns without the receipt. The male was shown on video coming and going from the shelves and returning the items.

– Jason Naylor, 30, of 2436 Lexington Ave., was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop at 12:26 a.m. Tuesday, which had been preceded by a call for harassment. A woman on West 16th Street had reported her ex-boyfriend knocking on her door causing a disturbance at 12:06 a.m., but he fled before police arrived. He was located a few minutes later and arrested for OVI after police initiated the traffic stop based on a matching description of the person who fled.

– A man on West Fourth Street reported at 11:58 p.m. Monday that his girlfriend’s estranged husband is continuously driving past his residence and place of employment. He was near the residence prior to him calling police but then left. The man was told to refrain from having words or interactions with the person and to contact police if he shows up on his property.

– A dispute was reported at 11:36 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of East Fifth Street where officers spoke to a boyfriend and girlfriend who reside together. The boyfriend called police when the girlfriend allegedly threatened to flatten his tires. The girlfriend denied making threats and said they were arguing over the boyfriend refusing to give her a ride somewhere. Officers explained the domestic violence laws. No threats or physical violence occurred.

– An officer in the 1900 block of East State Street was flagged down at 9:55 p.m. Monday by a woman who reported her sister had gone missing and no one had seen her for three hours. She was concerned for her well-being because she was depressed. Officers checked several locations and found the sister at a residence inside the city. She said she was fine.

– A suspicious person was reported at 6:35 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of East Fourth Street. Police made contact with the man who said he was upset because he went to visit his girlfriend and another male was there. He was told by police to go home and come back later.

– A dispute was reported at 5:56 p.m. Monday in the 900 block of West State Street where a Louisville woman said her child’s father and his girlfriend called and said they were keeping her son due to allegations of occurrences at her household. An officer was advised of allegations of other occurrences at the father’s household. The officer said that when a father and mother have never been married, Ohio law designates the mother as sole custodial parent, therefore, the child would be going home with his mother for the night. The report will be forwarded to Children Services in both Columbiana and Stark counties since one parent lives in Columbiana and one in Stark.


– Firefighters were called at 11:49 a.m. Monday to the 1700 block of East Third Street for a report of smoke and flames coming from an outside electrical outlet when it was accidentally sprayed with water. The power was shut off to the outlet and it was disassembled, finding there had been a small fire in the receptacle with no extension into the structure. The receptacle was removed and the wires taped and secured.

– A smoke investigation was reported at 11:34 a.m. Monday on Edgewood Drive. The homeowner, who was burning brush, leaves, a chair and freshly cut grass, was given a warning for open burning and was assisted in extinguishing the fire.

– Firefighters were called at 9:22 a.m. Monday for a fire alarm at Salem Regional Medical Center where hospital personnel advised the alarm was caused by burnt toast in the break room. An odor was present but no ventilation was needed. The alarm was put back into service.


County Sheriff

– Dominique Powell, Shontz Drive, Wellsville, called for a deputy at 2:36 p.m. Thursday, and after arriving he poke with Powell, Rammel Perry-Tisdale and Kalee Powell. The trio said they had been arguing but it never escalated beyond that. The parties declined to press charges, and Perry-Tisdale was given a courtesy ride to Wellsville.

-Darren Dodson, state Route 170, Negley, reported a piece of concrete was thrown through a window at his home sometime Thursday night.

-Luke Maola, Lisbon Street, East Liverpool, called at 3:27 p.m. Thursday about a traffic accident on Fredericktown-Clarkson Road, Middleton Township. Eric Thrasher reported he was backing up a 2015 registered to Kaleidoscope Project Inc. when he struck a parked 1996 Ford Cobra belonging to Maola, causing minimal damage.

– Mark Hodge, Augusta Road, East Rochester, reported Monday his home had been broken into, and stolen were a 12-gauge shotgun, muzzle loader rifle, 18-volt cable drill, and gold necklace, can of change and flat screen TV. Hodge said he has guard dogs at the house, which leads him to believe whoever did this was known to his dogs.

Highway Patrol

-Lee Hazel, 56, Union Street, Columbiana, was cited for failure to control after he went off the road and struck a culvert while driving on Columbiana-Waterford Road in Fairfield Township at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

-Sherman H. Ream, 87, Bell Road, Lisbon, was cited for failure to yield after he pulled from a private driveway onto state Route 154 in Elkrun Township and struck a vehicle operated by Donna J. Campbell, 59, Roller Coaster Road, Lisbon, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

-Jose Ramos, 24, Columbia Street, Leetonia, was cited for driving at an unreasonable speed for the conditions when his motorcycle struck the rear of a motorcycle operated by Joshua R. Elerick, 21, Ridge Street, Leetonia, while both were driving west on state Route 344 in Fairfield Township at 7:25 p.m. June 17. Both were ejected but neither were injured.

-Stephen S. Jividen, 27, North Shady Lane, East Liverpool, struck a vehicle parked along the side of the road while swerving to miss two deer on Leslie Road near state Route 7 in Middleton Township at 11:28 p.m. June 22. The parked vehicle belonged to John S. Danver, Lyle Street, East Liverpool.

– Ray F. Woods II, 24, Hoopes Road, Salem, was riding his motorcycle on Cunningham Road in Salem Township at 8 a.m. June 25 when an oncoming vehicle crossed the center line, forcing him to take evasive action and going of the road and into a ditch. He was not injured. He said the other motorist kept going.

-Michael F. Newman, 48, Georgetown Road, Homeworth, was cited for failure to yield after his actions caused George M. Clark, 56, Bowman Road, Homeworth, to take evasive action and lay down his motorcycle to avoid an accident. This occurred on Homeworth Road in Knox Township at 8:40 a.m. June 25.

-Zachary A. Bryner, 24, of Poland, was cited for failure to yield for attempting to turn left in front of Louis Ramunno, 67, Quaker Lane, Salem, with Ramunno taking evasive action to avoid an accident and striking a block wall. This occurred on state Route 14 in Salem Township at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday.


– A caller reported there was a dog barking loudly at 26 E. Friend St. at 12:27 a.m. Thursday. Police checked but did not hear anything.

– A caller reported someone was engaging in open burning at a new home site under construction on Spinnaker Drive at 7:25 a.m. Thursday.

– A caller reported three juveniles all dressed in black were walking on West Salem Street at 1:13 a.m. Thursday. Police checked and determined it was a father out for a walk with his daughters and there were no problems.

-A warning letter for having a junked vehicle on the property was issued Thursday to Sharyn Mohr, South Middle Street.

-Police were asked to by Mandi Stalkner of Ravenna at 6:42 p.m. Thursday to check on someone who lives on state Route 14.

-Winifred Smith, Union Street, reported Thursday a bag was stolen from his car.

-A caller reported there was a fight in progress at the Circle K at 10:39 p.m. Thursday but nothing came of it.

East Palestine

-Police were called to 886 Bacon Ave. at 7:14 p.m. Sunday in response to a man not acting himself. Police spoke to the man and waited until an ambulance arrived to transport him to a local hospital.

-Heidi Gorby reported at 10:18 p.m. Tuesday that David D. Detwiler, 42, was walking up and down Leake Street yelling and cursing. Police determined he was intoxicated and arrested him for disorderly conduct.

– Patricia Madden reported at 10:47 a.m. Wednesday a man was sitting in red Jeep Cherokee drinking a beer and wanting to come in her house. The man was gone by the time police arrived.

-Jessica Gordon of Paws-N-Claws, East Taggart Street, reported Wednesday their air compressor was stolen.

-Nick Walters, 21, of Canton, was cited for speeding while driving on East Main Street at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday.

-David Detwiler called with a loud music complaint on Leake Street at 9:09 p.m. Tuesday, but police checked the area and did not hear anything.

-Jack Sensanbaugher, 56, state Route 14, was cited for speeding while driving on Bacon Avenue at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday.

-Karen Brightwell, Christopher Courts apartments, reported finding two of the tires on her truck slashed on Thursday following an incident at the apartment complex the night before.


– Police responded to the 900 block of East 3rd Street at 9:17 p.m. Thursday where a man possibly overdosed on drugs. He was unresponsive but became responsive after NARCAN was administered. The man was transported to the hospital.

Perry Township

– Police responded to U.S. 62 at 10:52 p.m. Thursday for a report of a suspicious person walking eastbound along the road. The person was stopped on West State Street near Michigan Avenue and was identified as Thomas J. Phillips, 20, lka 16. S. Egypt Road, Salem. He was walking to a trailer park on West State Street where a ride was waiting for him. He admitted to drinking alcohol. A marijuana pipe was found in his pocket and he admitted to smoking marijuana earlier. He was arrested for underage consumption and issued a minor misdemeanor citation for drug paraphernalia.

– At 7:03 p.m. Thursday, police received a complaint over the phone from a woman who said she had purchased a Queen of Hearts drawing ticket. She stated she bought the ticket but was not present when her ticket was pulled. Police informed the complainant that this was a civil issue and nothing could be done by the police.

– Police responded to the Cunningham Road and state Route 344 intersection at 4:33 p.m. Thursday for a two-vehicle accident where Jennifer Burbick of Salem was eastbound on 344 when the vehicle operated by Melinda Endsley of Winona, was stopped at the stop sign. She continued northbound on Cunningham Road and into the intersection and did not see Burbick’s vehicle. Burbick’s vehicle struck Eyelid’s vehicle and continued southbound striking a stop sign and came to a rest after hitting a tree. Endsley’s vehicle came to a stop on the other side of the intersection and she was cited for failure to yield.

Fire Calls


– The fire department responded to what turned out to be a malfuncting alarm at the Dunkin’ Donuts at 12:18 a.m. Friday.


County Sheriff

-Sally Green, Y Camp Road, Madison Township, reported Thursday her Dailey’s Refuse trash container was stolen but it was later found on the bank by the creek by a deputy.

-Barbara Smith, Y Camp Road, Madison Township, reported Thursday her Dailey’s Refuse trash container was stolen.

-Paul Metrovich, Hillcrest Road, Wellsville, called for a deputy at 12:11 a.m. Thursday after Amber Adkins arrived at his home looking for Tyrone Seitz. Metrovich said Adkins refused to leave after being asked to do so several times and then struck him in the head. Adkins was arrested by the deputies and charged with assault.


-A caller reported someone was at the Valley View convenience store using foul language and dancing in the parking lot at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday. Police arrived but did not find anyone acting in this manner. The witness told police who the person was and he got into his vehicle and left.

– Roger and Kristin Miller reported they were leaving the county municipal court parking lot at 4:09 p.m. June 23 when their landlord came close to striking them with his car and was yelling at them as he drove by, saying how this was not the end of the dispute. They had just attended an eviction hearing, and the Millers won.


– Police found a dog running loose in Funland in Firestone Park at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday and returned it to its owner.

– A Columbiana Family Care employee reported at 10:57 a.m. Wednesday a dog was in a silver Equinox in the parking lot and the windows were not rolled down far enough. Police checked and found all of the windows were rolled down and the dog was not in any distress.

– A public library employee turned in a bicycle at 12:24 p.m. Wednesday that had been there for about two weeks.

– A woman reported at 6 p.m. Wednesday a man was acting suspicious behind the Family Drug store.

– A man reported at 1:13 a.m. Thursday three kids wearing all black were walking east on West Salem Street. Police checked and found it was a man and his two daughters and there were no problems.


– Police responded to an assault report in the 300 block of Honey Lane at 1:42 p.m. Monday. No charges are pending.


– Police responded to Cedar Street at 3:10 p.m. Thursday for a report of juveniles at an abandoned residence, but none were found.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Prospect Street for a report at 3:07 p.m. Thursday of several 911 hangup calls. A small child had dialed 911 eight times. The mother was unaware of the incident and told police the child was playing with a deactivated cell phone. She said everything was ok and apologized.

– A reckless operator was reported at 1:18 p.m. Thursday in a maroon Ford truck in the 2300 block of East State Street. The truck was found in a parking lot with no one around.

– A parking complaint was reported at 11:19 a.m. Thursday on South Union Avenue. The owner moved the vehicle.

– Drug paraphernalia was found in the area of Vine Avenue and East Third Street at 10:32 a.m. Thursday and gathered by an officer for proper disposal.

– An East Liverpool doctor asked police at 10:05 a.m. Thursday to check on a patient treated at a hospital Wednesday night. The man was leaving his residence on East State Street and said he was fine.

– A barking dog was reported at 5:33 a.m. Thursday in the 400 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The windows were open and the dog was barking inside. No one answered the door so an officer left a warning tag.

– An alarm was reported at 3:52 a.m. Thursday at Taco Bell, 1872 E. State St., but the building was secure.

– A domestic was reported at 1:11 a.m. Thursday in the 100 block of Rose Avenue where a father started arguing with his son over him drinking alcohol and said the son pushed him. The son said they argued and pushed each other. No injuries were reported. Both were told to go to separate areas of the house. The son said he would leave for the night.

– A well-being check was requested after 12 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The caller had not been able to contact the female resident and was concerned for her safety. The female was fine.

– Police responded to the 300 block of North Broadway Avenue at 10:46 p.m. Wednesday for a report of several juveniles who tampered with landscape lights at North Lundy Avenue and East Fourth Street. The juveniles were given a warning for the incident.

– Police were called at 10 p.m. Wednesday to check the well-being of a resident in the 1400 block of East State Street. Officers were unable to make contact, but received a call that the person had been located elsewhere and was ok.

– Bailey Sabatino, 19, of Southeast Boulevard, reported a hit/skip at 6:49 p.m. Wednesday on Southeast Boulevard at East State Street. She was stopped at the light facing north when the vehicle in front backed into the vehicle she was driving and drove off after the light turned green. There was no apparent damage.

– A verbal dispute was reported at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of East Fourth Street. A person visiting a residence on Vine Avenue had the dispute with a resident on East Fourth Street over a past issue. All were told to cease their actions.

– A woman on Benton Road reported a suspicious male at 6:19 p.m. Wednesday, saying she saw him twice recently in different vehicles that appeared to be following her. She has a protection order against a male, but was unsure if this was related.

– A passing motorist at 5:38 p.m. Wednesday reported a possible dispute between three males at the front of a residence in the 600 block of East Third Street. Three men were found on the front porch and said they were friends and there was no problem. They were just hanging out.

– A woman from North Benton reported at 5:37 p.m. Wednesday that she recently did some banking on behalf of another person and she had trouble with the check. The bank advised her to file a police report.

– James Hurst, 27, of 624 Riley Ave., East Liverpool, was taken into custody at 4:24 p.m. Wednesday on an active warrant out of Cuyahoga County for failure to appear for nonsupport. He was taken to the Columbiana County jail to await Cuyahoga County officials. Hurst had been a passenger in a vehicle involved in an accident near Speedway gas station at Howard and East State Street. A vehicle driven by Emily Berger, 22, of Beloit, had backed into a vehicle driven by Suzan Schott, 65, of Alliance, after backing up when a semi truck made a turn from Howard onto State. Both vehicles had been moved and Berger admitted fault.

– A man on Barclay Avenue reported at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday that a female known to his family has been text messaging his wife’s cell phone. An officer will attempt to contact the woman to tell her to stop all contact. Possible charges can be pursued if the contact continues after she’s asked to cease all contact.

– Carl Marx of Lisbon reported at 2:41 p.m. Wednesday that his blue Dodge truck was parked at Walmart on East State Street and when he came out with his groceries, he found that someone had broken out the right front passenger window of the vehicle.

– Officers were dispatched at 2:11 p.m. Wednesday to Cunningham Road near Bentley to check the well-being of a woman in a wheelchair on the side of the road. She told police she did not need any help and was going to the store.

– A large tree branch broke off of a tree in the 400 block of Franklin at 1:09 p.m. Wednesday. The street department foreman said he would get a chain saw and get the tree branches off the sidewalk to give motorists a clear visual area for South Broadway on South Lundy and Franklin. The tenant came out and planned to notify the landlord. She was told the landlord would be responsible for the rest of the cleanup.

– Police were called to the 800 block of Granite Avenue at 12:27 p.m. Wednesday where a couch was dumped on unoccupied property. Attempts to locate the owner of the couch were unsuccessful.

– A civil matter was reported at 10:18 a.m. Wednesday on Lexington. A woman said she had belongings in a friend’s apartment where she had been staying and the female friend is refusing to let her enter to get the belongings. She was told to get legal counsel.


– A smoke detector accidentally went off at the home of Leah Klusch, U.S. Route 30, at 9:19 a.m. Thursday and the monitoring service called back two minutes later but the fire siren had already been activated.