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County Sheriff — Jonathan E. Ruiz, Rauch Road, Unity Township, reported Friday he and his wife were away from home throughout the day, and when he returned home at 7 p.m., he noticed someone had entered his shed and removed items. The shed was pried open, according to reports. —Christy ...

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County Sheriff — Deputies responded July 29 to a residence on Fife Coal Road in Yellow Creek Township for reports that a man had broken into the home and that the homeowners had him inside. Homeowners Donna Bittle and David Blosser reported they were coming by to check on the residence and ...

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County Sheriff — A deputy was asked to conduct a welfare check on a Union Ridge Road resident at 10:54 p.m. Thursday. The deputy was unable to make contact with the home owner. — A deputy was called to a well pad site on Hazel Run Road in Washington Township at 12:32 a.m. Friday for a ...

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St. Clair Township — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred July 5 at a Gipner Avenue home during what was reported as a robbery. According to reports released Thursday, officers were called to the house about an hour after the robbery occurred and, after speaking with witnesses, ...

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Salem — Firefighters were called at 9:02 p.m. Wednesday to a home in the 600 block of East Seventh to remove a bat.

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County Sheriff — Michelle L. Johnston, Dinch Road, Salineville, reported her neighbor’s seven cows were loose and tearing up her property at 9:50 a.m. Wednesday. Johnston said the cows went home when she went outside. The sheriff’s office told her to call back should this become a ...

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County Sheriff — Brenda Tullis, Steubenville Pike, Center Township, reported Wednesday afternoon she believed two men were in her uncle’s room at the rear of the house because she could hear them talking. The windows were secure, and there was a padlock on the bedroom door. The deputies ...

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Salem — Police are investigating an alleged robbery outside the Flying Pig Saloon early Wednesday morning on North Ellsworth Avenue to a woman with a Masury address. Officers spoke to the victim on West Wilson Street at 4:17 a.m., when she reported that while she was leaving a local bar, ...

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County Sheriff — Heather P. Hostetter, 30, Columbia Street, Negley, reported the license plates were stolen from her pickup truck while she was at the Rogers Sale on Thursday. — A burglar alarm went off at 7472 state Route 164, Center Township, at 11:35 a.m. Friday, and it was coming ...

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Salem — A possible scam was reported Monday by a North Ellsworth man who said he video chatted on Google with an unknown female who recorded the chat and now she wants money from him. He said he’s also receiving calls from the female and believes she may release the video if she doesn’t ...