County Sheriff

–Raymond Meek, Fredericktown-Clarkson Road, Middleton Township, called at 11:10 p.m. Friday about suspicious activity, but the deputy who responded did not find anything unusual.

–Deputies were called to a domestic dispute on Latta Road, Unity Township, at 11:21 p.m. Friday, with Anthony Antonas, 37, claiming to have been assaulted by his girlfriend, Cheyenne Cooper, 34. Cooper was charged with domestic violence after the deputy determined she was the primary aggressor.

–Deputies were called to 37563 Hazel Run Road, Salineville, in regard to suspicious activity a 10:13 p.m. Friday, but the deputy who responded found nothing amiss.


–Police stopped a vehicle on state Route 46 for traffic violations at 6 p.m. Thursday, and Springfield Township’s police dog was called in, finding suspected drugs. Meanwhile, driver Shaunea D. Crute, 27, of Wellsville, was cited for misdemeanor marijuana possession.

–Jason Beaver, 39, of Negley, was cited for driving left of center and driving without a license following a traffic stop on North Main Street at 9:11 p.m. Thursday. Beaver was also cited for having an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.

–Gerald Little, 38, of Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on Herbster and North Main streets at 10:28 p.m. Thursday.

–Robert C. Bachinger, 56, reported Friday something was stolen from his office at Compco.

–Police responded to a domestic dispute at 640 W. Southern Ave. at 9:13 p.m. Friday, with police discovering no assault occurred. The parties were separated for the night.

–David Young of Leetonia was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 7 at 8:41 p.m. Friday.

–The owner Columbiana Storage reported Friday a truck left tire ruts on the property.

East Palestine

–Jacob A. Loncar, 18, of New Brighton, Pa., was charged with theft after the manager of the local Pizza Hut saw a male from a purple SUV steal a KA-Bar knife from one of the employee’s vehicle at 8:21 p.m. Thursday. As the police were speaking with the victim — Robert B. Schwenk — the SUV drove past and the officer pulled the vehicle over.

–Police were asked to check on the welfare of a resident at 371 E. Taggart St. at 2:26 p.m. Thursday.

–Jessica Meckler reported Tuesday a co-worker at Threshold Residential Services struck her car while it was in the parking lot. She just wanted a report on file while they tried to work things out.

–A caller reported there was a dog whining on the front porch at 520 N. Sumner St., at 5:17 a.m. Tuesday. Police searched the area but did not seek or hear the animal.

–Police were called to the high school on Thursday in regard to a domestic situation that occurred outside of town.

–A caller reported her neighbor on North Market Street was yelling and screaming at her and her children at 6 p.m. Thursday.


–Police were called to Apple Grove apartments at 3:38 a.m. Wednesday, where a resident claimed a man wearing sunglasses and a winter coat was peering inside her bedroom window and staring at one of her cats. Police checked the area but did not see anyone around.

–A delivery truck for Acme Steak & Seafood of Youngstown backed into a Jeep driven by Susan Hartley of East Liverpool in the Mary’s Pizza parking lot at 3:46 p.m. Thursday. The driver of the delivery truck was Habeeb J. Matta of Youngstown.


— At 1:46 a.m. Thursday, police responded to the 200 block of Fair Avenue where the complainant advised that a gas can was taken from the front porch. She also had questions regarding a family member coming to the residence uninvited and was advised of the options.

— Police responded to the 700 block of Southeast Boulevard at 2:03 p.m. Thursday, where there was a verbal dispute and the parties were advised to stay away from each other.

— Police responded to Buckeye Avenue at 2:32 p.m. Thursday where the complainant advised items had been taken on Aug. 20 from Buckeye School. The incident is under investigation.

— At 3:11 p.m. Thursday, police received a complaint on station regarding a person being harassed at work. The were advised of the options.

— Police responded to the 200 block of Vine Avenue at 3:17 p.m. Thursday regarding a trespassing report and were unable to locate anyone.

— At 4:03 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 400 block of Washington Avenue where the complainant advised their vehicle was egged prior to 6 a.m.

— Police responded to the Butcher Road cul-de-sac at 4:10 p.m. Thursday where a woman was parked illegally and had a lawn chair in the middle of the cul-de-sac. She was advised to move to another location to enjoy the outdoors.

— At 6:42 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 200 block of Penn Avenue where a person and another male juvenile got into a physical altercation. After speaking with the juveniles, the parents were contacted and the incident will be referred to the juvenile officer.

— Police responded to the U. S. Route 62 at bypass at 7:21 p.m. Thursday to assist Perry Township police with a traffic accident.

— At 7:31 p.m. Thursday, police on patrol observed a wanted person and Anthony C. Smith, 205 S. Howard Ave., was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant for possession of drugs and was taken to the county jail.

— Police responded to the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard at 8:03 p.m. to assist the highway patrol and the K-9 indicated the presence of a narcotic odor and a small amount marijuana shake was found. Police stood by until the trooper finished the investigation.

— At 8:46 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 400 block of Benton Road to assist Perry Township police with several people being arrested.

— At 10:04 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street for a suspicious vehicle report and were advised a vehicle was driving down each row filming cars. Information was gathered and police searched for the vehicle but were unable to locate it.

— At 10:37 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the duck pond and advised the people in a vehicle there of the 10 p.m. closing time. Police conducted a voluntary search of the vehicle and nothing was found.

— At 10:44 p.m. Thursday, police made a traffic stop at West Pershing Street and

Sharp Avenue for an equipment violation and could smell marijuana and a search turned up a small amounts of marijuana shake. The driver was issued a verbal warning and released from the scene.

— Police made a traffic stop at East State Street and Highland Avenue at 1:02 a.m. Thursday and Charles A. Corbett, 1584 N. Lincoln Ave., was driving a taxi with a suspended license. The vehicle was towed.