— A caller at 4:56 a.m. Wednesday reported that multiple juveniles had been throwing eggs at a newspaper carrier. Police were unable to locate anyone.

— James Burkholder, 53, whose last known address was East Third Street, was charged with disorderly conduct-public intoxication after an officer on patrol at 12:34 a.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue saw a male stumbling on the sidewalk, causing a health risk to himself. The officer made contact and smelled a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from the male, who admitted to being voluntarily intoxicated. He was processed and taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— A driver was issued a warning for a traffic violation after a traffic stop at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on Olive Street. The driver and passenger attempted to exit the vehicle during the traffic stop and both then were told to exit the vehicle. Officers did pat down both people for weapons and the driver gave consent for a search of the vehicle. An item found inside belonged to the driver for a prescription.

— A dirt bike was reported in the parking lot of a church in the 1000 block of Newgarden Avenue at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday. A person was riding the dirt bike through the lot while people were attempting to enter the church for services. The dirt bike and rider could not be found.

— An open door was reported at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday on a residence in the 600 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The interior was vacant and the door was secured.

— A suicidal female was reported at 6:35 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of Aetna Street. She was treated at the scene by fire department first responders and emergency medical services while officers stood by for safety. After she was evaluated, she was transported by ambulance to SRMC for treatment. The officer issued a pink slip requiring she be evaluated.

— John Poling, 38, of 615 Deming St., was charged with domestic violence after police were called to his residence at 6:11 p.m. Tuesday for a domestic dispute in progress. After an investigation, the male half was arrested and taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— A man in the 400 block of East School Street reported at 3:03 p.m. Tuesday that a known male keeps driving in the area and stopping in front of his house. Officers will contact the known male.

Perry Township

— Police responded at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday to the area of the U.S. Route 62 four-lane for a report of a semi driving without any trailer lights. The semi was located and a traffic stop made, with police finding the trailer plug for the lights came undone. The lights were plugged back in and were working properly.

— A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported telephone harassment at 5:58 p.m. Tuesday, saying her ex-husband continues to send her text messages not related to their child. Police contacted the ex-husband who said he only talks to her about the kids. Both were told to work it out.

— A woman on Springdale Street reported at 4:49 p.m. Tuesday that there were firework bottle rockets set up in her yard and she was concerned they may go off. Police found five bottle rockets set up which looked like they had already been fired off. Police disposed of them properly.

— A woman in the 300 block of Lake Avenue reported at 3:17 p.m. Tuesday that she heard a few gunshots across the street from her residence. Police heard no shots fired while speaking with the woman and checked the area for anyone possibly target shooting or hunting, but did not find anyone.

— A suspicious vehicle driving recklessly near the area of North Lincoln Avenue and the bypass was reported at 11:59 p.m. Monday, but was not found.

— An officer at 11:07 a.m. Monday came upon a tractor trailer which was eastbound on the bypass and attempted to turn north onto North Ellsworth when two bands around two pieces of steel broke, causing them to slide off the truck onto the ground. A forklift arrived and the steel was loaded back onto the truck. Police assisted with traffic control.


— At 2:58 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to 200 block of Walnut Street where the complainant advised that at 6 p.m. Monday an oversized truckload had arrived at Gray-Fin Mfg. across the street. The truck had backed onto part of the complainant’s yard putting a rut next to the sidewalk and the complainant didn’t want to be blamed for damage to village property. Police spoke with Gary-Fin employees and they said they would take care of the damage.


— Police were called at 12:48 a.m. Nov. 13 to 703 Main St. regarding a woman breaking windows in front of the residence. Gloria J. Hughes allegedly broke a window with a push broom and was charged with criminal damaging.