LISBON — A May 28 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Sara M. Bowser, 37, Mudbridge Road, Enon Valley, Pa., charged with grand theft, theft and violations of order issued by the director of health. Bowser was charged on March 28 after she and a man she was with allegedly ordering two 12-inch pizzas, a two liter of Coke and an order of breadsticks totaling $30 to be delivered to a Wood Street, East Palestine, address and providing a fake name and phone number. Then when Michael Rosenbaum got out of his vehicle to deliver the order, Bowser and man allegedly emerged from a hiding place and stole Rosenbaum’s 2010 Nissan Rogue. It was later recovered at a Belmont Avenue, Youngstown, home, where they reportedly were visiting in alleged violation of the stay at home order.
A May 28 preliminary hearing was set for Donald A. Meadows-Graves, 30, Youngstown, charged with two counts of violating a protection order for allegedly contacting Lori Easley through text message Feb. 8 and 13.
Brian A. Groves, 44, First Street, Hanoverton, was bound over to the grand jury on a domestic violence charge for allegedly grabbing his ex-wife by her shirt collar, pushing her against the wall, clinching her fist and drawing it back as if he was going to punch her.
Christopher A. Shiflett, 31, County Home Road, Lisbon, was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of tampering with evidence. Shiflett allegedly cut away a portion of the fence surrounding the impound lot at the county jail, entered the lot and collected items from an impounded truck and trailer, which was there due to another case involving him.
Nam Duc Luu, 46, Steubenville, was fined $725, had his license suspended for a year, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 40 hours community service for OVI first offense and speeding. An endangering children citation was dismissed.
Jeffrey S. Sloan, 51, North Middle Street, Columbiana, was fined $700, had his license suspended for a year, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 30 hours community service for OVI first offense and a license plate violation.
A June 30 pretrial was set for Daniel S. Noel, 33, state Route 14, East Palestine, cited with OVI first offense and failure to control.
Kurt Joseph Steele, 55, Midland, Pa., was fined $150, credited with three days in jail and required 40 hours community service for weapons while intoxicated.