County Sheriff

— A deputy served Cody Clark with three civil protection orders at 11:54 a.m. Saturday at his home on Leetonia Road in Salem Township. Clark provided the deputy with a firearm as was set forth in the orders. The firearm was secured and logged into evidence for safekeeping.

— Crystal Gayle Pugh, East Liverpool Road, Madison Township, reported possible telephone harassment Friday.

— Deputies were called to 14402 Emerick Road in Franklin Township at 3:38 p.m. Friday to investigate a possible burglary with stolen firearms.

— A Scroggs Road, Elkrun Township, woman reported at 3:37 p.m. Friday her soon to be ex-husband was violating a protection order by sending her text messages.

— A deputy was called to Social 45 on state Route 45 in Center Township at 10:54 p.m. Friday for a medical call. Kimberly G. Beck of Warren was taken by KLG ambulance to the Salem hospital.

— A deputy was called to the 7800 block of Scott Mill Road in Middleton Township at 11:29 p.m. Friday for a loud music complaint. Sara M. Smith, of 7814 Scott Mill Road, was told to turn the music down for the night.

— A deputy was called to the area of 48826 Pancake Clarkson Road at 4:20 p.m. Friday to investigate a wounded animal from a traffic accident. Deputies found the deer and located it to a safe environment.


— Patrick Seidner, 34, Washingtonville, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 4:33 p.m. Friday.

— Eugene Mitchell, 21, Rogers, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 5:02 p.m. Friday.

— Randy L. Newberry, 60, Lisbon, was arrested for OVI following a traffic stop on state Route 7 near Metz Road at 9:12 p.m. Friday.

— Someone reported at 11:30 p.m. Friday there was an odor of marijuana coming from 333 Manor, apartment no. 118 on West Salem Street.

— Aaron Wolford, 22, Salem, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 4:26 p.m. Thursday.

East Liverpool

— Lenny M. Garcia, 33, Naples, Fla, backed his semi trailer into a lot on Mulberry Street at 1:29 p.m. Friday in an attempt to change direction and re-enter the road and struck an AEP utility pole causing it to break. He was cited for failure to control.

— Iman L. Wade, 23, East Liverpool, was eastbound on Michigan Avenue at 6:51 a.m. Dec. 30 and struck a legally parked vehicle owned by Donald R. Cramer, Michigan Avenue. Wade was cited for leaving the scene.

— Sara E. Blake, 35, West Fifth Street, Salem, was attempting to park in a spot to the front of a vehicle parked on Lincoln Avenue owned by Christine Davis, Chester, Avenue, East Liverpool, when she struck the side of Davis’ vehicle.


— An officer on patrol at 1:55 a.m. Saturday noticed a male and female walking in the 2400 block of East State Street and made contact. Both said they were just walking home from Walmart because neither of them had a license to drive.

— Police saw two male juveniles behind a closed business in the 800 block of East State Street at 11:30 p.m. Friday. They told the officer they were trying to locate WiFi. The officer stood by until a guardian arrived to pick them up and they were advised of curfew.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of Olive Street at 10:08 p.m. Friday during a follow-up to return property to an owner from a previous incident. While at the residence, officers noted a female was having problems standing and had fallen. Fire department first responders and EMT were called to the scene and she was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT. A male was given the property at the residence.

— Two males were reported soliciting in the area of North Lundy Avenue and East Fourth Street at 7:43 p.m. Friday, but were not found.

— Police placed two occupants of a vehicle in custody after being called at 7:30 p.m. Friday to the 1100 block of East State Street for a report of suspicious vehicle/drug activity. On arrival, officers observed drug activity and detained the people, recovering contraband from the occupants and vehicle. Officers arranged transportation for two small children in the vehicle. Matthew Crowl, 40, of 606 Olive St., was charged with tampering with evidence, a felony, and misdemeanors of obstructing and drug abuse instrument. Ashley Carlariello, 25, of 606 Olive St., was charged with drug abuse instrument and endangering children, both misdemeanors. They were both taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— Police were called at 7:10 p.m. Friday to the 900 block of East Third Street for a domestic after a woman said she heard yelling coming from a residence. Officers spoke with a male and female who said they had an argument over relationship issues. Both said nothing physical occurred. The male half left for the evening.

— Michael Pavlov, 22, of Canton, was taken into custody at 4:44 p.m. Friday in the 800 block of West State on an active warrant for failure to appear on a traffic offense.

— A woman on Monroe Street reported Friday someoneissued/cashed a check from her account. The bank is investigating.

— An officer on patrol at 4:23 p.m. Friday saw a wire hanging from trees in the 600 block of Franklin. The fire department responded and the wire was removed.

— Solicitors were reported at 3:16 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of South Lincoln, but none were located.

— Tracie Holtz, 22, of 133 S. Walnut St., East Palestine, was charged with theft and taken to the Columbiana County jail after police were called at 2:13 p.m. Friday to Walmart on East State Street for an alleged shoplifter. Asset protection personnel said a woman, later identified as Holtz, did not scan numerous items at the self checkout and passed all points of sale without paying for $78 worth of merchandise.

— Possible harassment was reported at 1:10 p.m. Friday by a woman on West Fourth Street who said she no longer wanted to have contact with the other person involved. Officers made contact with the other person and explained that they were to have no contact with the woman.

— A spokesman for Reach for the Stars, 440 E. State St., reported the trash can for the business was taken between Wednesday and Friday.

— An officer traveling northeast in the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue saw two deer run across the road at 11:01 p.m. Thursday. A third deer followed behind a little later, striking the front left bumper of the police cruiser, then was struck by a vehicle driven by Ronald Campbell, 49, of Leetonia. No vehicle damage was reported.

— Dominic Jenkins, of Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension and fictitious plates after a traffic stop at 4:52 a.m. Wednesday at North Lincoln Avenue and East Second Street.


— Illegal burning was reported at 2:16 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Jefferson Avenue where a resident was burning leaves and extinguished them upon the fire department’s arrival.

— Firefighters were called at 12:12 p.m. Friday to the 1800 block of East Third Street after a resident reported his house filling up with smoke. Nothing was showing from the outside upon arrival. The resident reported having a heating company come to repair his malfunctioning furnace earlier in the day. There was light smoke on the first floor and moderate smoke in the basement. The problem was found to be in the furnace where an air handler wire and plastic flange was found melted and charred. Firefighters used ventilation to remove the smoke. The gas and electric to the furnace were shut off. The homeowner was advised.

East Palestine

— Police mediated a custody dispute at 383 E. Martin St. at 10:26 a.m. Thursday.

— Police were called to 244 E. Clark St. at 8:07 a.m. Thursday for a report from the resident that there was a strange man in her daughter’s bed. She told police that her daughter had slept downstairs and claimed she did not know him and that her older sister had already went to school and when she tried waking him to leave he would not respond. Police identified the man as an 18-year-old from Salem who had been at the home last night with friends and fell asleep but when the friends left they did not take him with them.

— An East Martin Street woman reported at 3:56 p.m. Wednesday she was receiving threatening messages from her estranged husband.

— Police were called to the area of East Grant Street at 6:29 p.m. Wednesday for a report of two dogs running at large. Police located the owner who had already caught one dog and was trying to catch the second one. Police issued a verbal warning for dogs running at large.

— Police were called to 1082 N. Market St. at 8:01 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a suspicious person. Police checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.

— Police were called to the area of Leslie Run Estates at 11:01 p.m. Dec. 26 for a report of multiple gun shots. Police located the property where they believed the gunshots were coming from and determined that it was outside of village limits. The county sheriff’s office was notified.

— Police were called to the area of Carbon Hill Road at 11:57 p.m. Dec. 26 for a report of what sounds like gun shots. Police checked the area but were unable to locate anything.

— East Palestine employees reported at 1:57 p.m. Wednesday trash had been dumped at a location inside the park. Police were able to identify the suspect and charges are pending.