East Palestine

— A resident of East Taggart Street reported her 16-year-old son was being unruly and refusing to listen to her at 4 p.m. Saturday. Police arrived and told the youth he needs to listen to his mother.

— A caller reported two men were going door to door on East Main Street at 6:15 p.m. Sunday and asking for permission to use metal detectors on the peoples’ yard. Police found the man and determined there was no problem.

— Police noticed two dogs running loose at West Martin Street and Brookdale Avenue at 4:10 p.m. Sunday. The officer, with the help of bystanders, caught the dogs and brought them back to the police station, where they were later claimed after the owners saw them on the department Facebook page.

— A caller said there was a dog whining on the porch at 520 N. Sumner St. at 5:17 a.m. Tuesday, but the police who responded did not hear or see any dog.

– Police were called to a home at 129-1/2 N. Walnut St. for a child custody dispute at 5:47 p.m. Monday.

— An officer stopped Daniel E. Pumphrey, 40, for riding a bicycle without proper lighting on East North Avenue at 10:50 p.m. Monday. The officer then took Pumphrey into custody after learning there was an arrest warrant for him out of the county sheriff’s office.

— A vehicle being driven by Stacey Schwemm became stuck on the railroad crossing at the North Pleasant Drive crossing at 9:38 p.m. Saturday after the control came off and landed on the vehicle. Police contacted the railroad to stop any trains until the vehicle could be removed.


–Shane Burkhart, 30, of Salem, was cited for driving suspension following a traffic stop on North Main Street at 12:29 p.m. Tuesday.

–A resident of Quincy Drive reported at 9:33 a.m. Tuesday his neighbor’s dogs bark all day and are left outside without proper shelter. Police checked and did not see or hear any dogs outside.