County Sheriff

— Matthew Sherwood of Florence, Ore., reported at 11:17 a.m. Friday that three months ago he sent Dan Germanovich of Slik Pik $6,700 for a wheel lift. The item was supposed to be assembled and shipped to Oregon within six weeks of the date of the order. After six weeks, Sherwood reported he started calling Germanovich to ask the status of his order and was told the item is ready to be shipped, but a shipper has not been found yet. Sherwood indicated he planned to come himself to attempt to resolve the issue. Deputies suggested he speak with an attorney due to the civil nature of the issues.


–The owner of Shellabella’s reported a customer walked out without paying their bill Saturday night.


–Shawn D. Tremain, 27, of Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension, running a stop sign and failure to use the turn signal following a traffic stop on North Beaver Street 8 p.m. Thursday. Tremain gave police permission to search his vehicle and the officer found some marijuana and an open bottle of Jim Beam apple, resulting in additional charges of marijuana possession and having an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.

Highway Patrol

–Emma G. Slomer, 62, Salineville, was cited for failure to control after she slid off the road and struck some downed trees while driving on Blair Road in Wayne Township at 12:20 p.m. Friday. Slomer was working a rural mail carrier at the time.

–Michael R. Spencer, 28, Lisbon, was cited for failure to control after he went off the road and overturned in a water-filled ditch while driving on state Route 172 in West Township at 8:39 a.m. Sunday. Spencer’s Equinox landed on its roof in the ditch and he had it removed with the help of firefighters.

–Alyssa R. Shaffer, 17, Hanoverton, was cited for failure to control after she struck a guardrail while driving on state Route 9 in Hanover Township at 6:20 p.m. Saturday.

–Bradley A. Hilliard, 18, Carrollton, was cited for failure to control after he went off the road into a ditch while driving on state Route 9 in Hanover Township at 8:50 a.m. Sunday.

–Brandon J. Douglas, 36, East Liverpool, was cited after he struck the vehicle in front of him, which was being driven by Tim R. Williams, 59, Wellsville, as Williams began to turn from East Liverpool Road onto Y & O Road in Madison Township at 4:49 p.m. Friday.

–Cameron Beadnell, 18, Minerva, was cited for failure to control after he went off the road and struck a fence while driving on Stump Road in West Township at 5:12 p.m. Saturday.

–Barbara A. Maines, 64, Lisbon, was driving on Y & O Road in St. Clair Township at 3:43 p.m. Saturday when she said a vehicle coming the other way went left of center, striking her pickup truck. The other vehicle continued on its way.

–Paul Franzen, 34, Salem, was cited for failure to control after he went left of center and struck a vehicle driven by Bart Sweigard, 54, of Lisbon, on Cunningham Road in Salem Township at 7:07 p.m. Saturday.


— Roxanne Nicole Phillips, 23, Spillway Road, Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension and left of center following a traffic stop on state Route 165 near U.S. Route 62 at 8:26 p.m. Sunday.

— Daniel D. Nye, 43, 11875 Lisbon Road, Canfield, was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and a fourth-degree count of disrupting public service after officers responded to the home at 12:58 a.m. Sunday in reference to a domestic dispute and found the victim at a neighbor’s home. The victim said she had been in a physical altercation with her boyfriend, Nye, when he forced her upstairs by picking her up and dragging her up the stairwell. Officers observed physical injuries to the victim’s body. The victim also said Nye had thrown her phone out the window then fled the home when he went outside to look for it. Nye told officers that the victim had become intoxicated at a local bowling alley and he had attempted to force her upstairs to bed when she began throwing herself against the stairs, causing her own injuries. He admitted to throwing the phone out the window, but said it was his.


— An officer responded to the area of Commerce Drive and state Route 344 at 9:26 a.m. Friday in reference to a semi truck in the ditch. The driver said he had felt sick after delivering a load of material at the nearby business and possibly fainted, causing him to travel off the roadway. He said a tow truck was on the way.

— An officer responded to a fire alarm at the water tower on Walnut Street at 1:13 p.m. Friday. A village employee met the officer and said the alarm had been accidental.

— An officer responded to a car alarm complaint at the Mitsubishi plant on Cherry Fork Avenue at 1:29 a.m. Saturday. The complainant said he thought the owner might have been injured inside the plant and set off the alarm. The owner was located and said that he must have bumped the key fob by accident.

— An officer responded to a 300 block Somer Street home at 11:19 a.m. Sunday where an Austintown resident reported being unhappy with items he purchased online from the resident at the home. The Austintown resident was advised that since the transaction was made online and there was no receipt, that matter is civil.

East Liverpool

— Officers were contacted by East Liverpool Municipal Court staff members regarding defendant Lonny C. Adkins, 46, Lisbon Street, appearing for being intoxicated while appearing for a court case. He was administered a portable breath test which registered .087, and the staff advised officers that the judge requested Adkins be charged with disorderly conduct and sent to county jail and released after eight hours. He was so charged. Adkins was in court for a review from a previous case, according to court personnel.

— Emma Weyand, McKinnon Street, reported someone tried to break into her house through the back door, tearing apart the screen door in the process. Officers checked the area but found no one.

— A Belmar Street woman not identified in reports told police her boyfriend had left the house at 5:30 a.m. and between 15 to 20 minutes later, she heard someone prying at her front door and then the storm door close. She was home with her two small children, and her vehicle was in the garage at the time, according to reports, which noted this was similar to incidents that have taken place in the neighborhoods near the high school. They checked the area but found no one.

— Katie Pugh, Heights Manor, reported returning home to find feces smeared on the door handle to her apartment, which a neighbor smelled and identified as likely from a dog. She told officers she had had issues with a recently evicted tenant regarding that person’s dog.

— Officers reported a text from a female saying her mother was being assaulted by her boyfriend. When police spoke with the woman and her boyfriend, they both denied any assault, saying they were arguing over cleaning the porch.

— At the request of LaCroft School officials, officers checked to see if a woman is actually living at a Wilbert Avenue address saying no one answered the door but it appeared someone is living there.

— Andrew English, no address listed, reported someone using his Social Security number in the state of Virginia. He has already notified banking companies.

— Officers spoke with a Northside Street man regarding his 15-year-old daughter reportedly being sexually assaulted but not saying anything until she got into trouble at school and gave that as the reason she was acting out. The father was explained the next steps in the investigation.

— A juvenile and her mother reported an incident while she was working at the Hot Dog Shoppe. The matter was referred to the detectives’ bureau. No other details were reported.

— Daniel Plumley, 42, Palissey Street, was charged Monday morning with failure to control after he reportedly struck a vehicle owned by Betty J. Davis, Pennsylvania Avenue, then continued on, striking a vehicle on the J&R Motors lot, owned by that company. He told police the windshield was not completely clear of frost. The ASI/ELFD ambulance responded but Plumley was not transported, according to reports.


— A woman in the 300 block of Rose Avenue called at 2:41 a.m. Monday to report a suspicious noise outside her residence. She said she heard a buzzing or possible water line break. Officers checked around the exterior of the building and also inside her apartment and everything appeared fine.

— Police assisted a Perry Township officer on a traffic stop at 12:05 a.m. Monday in the area of state Route 9 and Jones Drive.

— A man in the 600 block of East Sixth Street reported seeing a flashlight moving through the interior of a neighboring residence at 11:24 p.m. Sunday. Officers confirmed the exterior of the residence was secure and later made contact with the homeowner who said his cell phone flashlight was turned on. Officers confirmed there was no suspicious activity.

— Police responded at 9:59 p.m. Sunday to the 900 block of West State Street for drug activity after a caller reported a red four-door sedan parked at the rear of the apartment building with marijuana inside. The vehicle was not located.

— A man from the 1900 block of Southeast Boulevard reported at 7:33 p.m. Sunday that the front plate to his wife’s vehicle was gone. He wasn’t sure if it fell off or was stolen. He was told to advise the Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

— A domestic was reported at 6:45 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of East State Street where a man and woman were arguing over a cell phone. No injuries were reported and the man decided to leave for the night.

— A reckless driver was reported at 6:39 p.m. Sunday in the 1900 block of East State Street. The responding officer did not see any driving violations but located the driver in the the McDonald’s drive-thru. The male driver admitted to reckless driving and that he was running late for work and wanted to stop and get food. He was warned about his reckless driving.

— A dispute was reported at 5:33 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Olive Street where a man said a person had his cell phone and was not giving it back to him. The other person said the man took $60 from her. The two were in a dispute and not returning each other’s property over drugs. She later gave his phone back and he left.

— An alarm was reported at 4:23 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. The audible alarm reset while officers were there and all doors were secure with no disturbance in the snow around the business.

— Police responded at 9:13 a.m. Sunday to the 200 block of North Union Avenue for a possible missing vehicle complaint. A man said he had not heard from his wife since Friday evening and she had a 2001 Jeep registered to him. He did not believe his wife was missing, but possibly involved in some illegal activity. He wanted a report on file because he didn’t want to get in trouble for her actions in a vehicle registered to him.

Perry Township

— Police were called at 10:45 p.m. Sunday to check the area of state Route 45 at West Pidgeon Road for a male in a gray vehicle slumped over behind the wheel. While police were en route, the caller said the vehicle took off. Police still checked around and found no cars in the area.

— A man on Ansley Way reported at 4:23 p.m. Sunday that he was receiving threats from his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend. Officers advised him there was nothing that could be pursued at the time due to the threats being made by text message. He said he just wanted a report on file.

— Police responded at 1:30 p.m. Sunday to the 400 block of Benton Road for a report of a juvenile making threats of self harm. The juvenile confirmed the threats and was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center to be evaluated.

— Eric Everson, 42, of Salem, was taken into custody at 12:26 a.m. Sunday in the 2300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue on an active warrant out of Lake County. He was taken to the Columbiana County jail to await extradition.

— A resident on Chestnut Grove Road reported at 2:43 p.m. Saturday that a suspicious vehicle was parked in his driveway. He checked his camera and saw the vehicle was left at 1 p.m. and a male wearing a black coat and jeans exited the vehicle and left walking towards South Lincoln Avenue. He said he was fine with the vehicle staying there a while longer, but if it wasn’t removed in a timely manner he would be back in contact with police to have it removed.

— Alan Price, 55, of Salem, was cited with failure to yield left turn after his westbound vehicle on Snyder Road attempted to turn left into a local business and struck an eastbound vehicle driven by William Thrasher, 53, of Toronto at 12:11 p.m. Saturday. Thrasher was taken by KLG ambulance to Salem Regional Medical Center for injuries. Both vehicles sustained disabling damage and were towed from the scene by Davidson’s towing.

— Police responded at 1:14 a.m. Saturday to the 1100 block of West Perry Street for a suspicious male who was in the caller’s neighbor’s shed. Police spoke at the scene with the caller and the neighbor who said the male in question was allowed to be there and was helping to clean out the shed.

— A welfare check was requested at 9:45 p.m. Friday in the 1600 block of East 11th Street where a dog had been barking for over 30 minutes and the caller could not get any answer at the residence. Officers responded and spoke to the homeowner who said she was fine and the dog was accidentally left outside.

— Police recovered suspected narcotics and narcotics paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 8:54 p.m. Friday on Benton Road near U.S. Route 62. A passenger in the vehicle, Beau T. Smith, 28, of Lisbon, was charged with possession of drugs (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia (marijuana). The driver, Hallie Delposen, 19, of Lisbon, was cited for two headlights required.

— Police were called at 1:36 a.m. Friday to the dead end of the bypass for a vehicle that went off the road and was stuck. The driver said she missed her turn and went off the dead end and got stuck. Kaiser Towing was able to remove the vehicle, which sustained no damage and was driven from the scene. No citation was listed on the report.

— Sandra Harding, 58, of Alliance, was cited for reasonable control after losing control of her eastbound vehicle on West State Street due to the snow, crossing left of center and spinning into a ditch in the westbound lane Thursday morning . She wasn’t injured.

— Ali Yousef, 28, of Akron, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after his eastbound vehicle on Benton Road failed to stop in time and struck the year of a vehicle driven by James Labaron, 50, of McKeesport, Pa., who was stopped in traffic to turn onto Allen Road, at 8:25 a.m. Thursday. No injuries were reported.


Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)
Are you a paying subscriber to the newspaper? *


Starting at $4.50/week.

Subscribe Today