Goshen Police District

— Theodore John Kordecki II, 44, Bye Road, Rogers, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop at state Route 165 and Duck Creek Road at 6:26 p.m. March 14.

— Clyde T. Anderson, 72, West Pine Lake Road, Columbiana, was cited for improper backing following a two-vehicle crash in the 39000 block of Salem Unity Road at 3:44 p.m. March 15 in which he was westbound and missed a driveway, then stopped and began to back up in the roadway, causing another westbound vehicle driven by Eric David Campolito, 20, Countryside Drive, Salem, to swerve across the roadway to avoid a collision. Campolito’s vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway and then back across the roadway, striking a mailbox and planter before coming to rest against a tree. Anderson was uninjured and Campolito was treated on scene for possible injuries.

— Jennifer Ann Blackwood, 21, East State Street, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on Lisbon Road at Salem Unity Road at 11:58 a.m. March 17 in which she was southbound and failed to stop for traffic at the stop sign, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Mark A. Panezott, 49, East School Street, Salem. No injuries were reported.

— Amisty M. Moore, 56, Youngstown-Salem Road, Salem, was cited for right of way at stop signs following a two-vehicle crash on state Route 165 at Main Street at 4:05 p.m. March 17 in which she was northbound and failed to yield from the stop sign, pulling into the path of an westbound vehicle driven by Charles G. Lawrence III, 33, Girard. No injuries were reported.

— Cynthia L. Masters, 42, Sixth Street, Beloit, was cited for driving under suspension and a window tint violation following a traffic stop on Fifth Street near Barber Street in Beloit at 9:33 a.m. March 20. The owner of the vehicle, Richard N. Miller, 70, same address, was cited for wrongful entrustment.

— Daniel Jacob Freetage, 40, Diamond, Ohio, was arrested on an active warrant out of Stark County after a motorist at 6:04 a.m. March 21 reported to a patrolling officer seeing him walking along state Route 534 south of Middletown Road. The officer located Freetage who said that he had no driver’s license and was walking to work.

— Brenden Jacob Imhoff, 22, Akron, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on state Route 14 west of Pine Lake Road at 6:30 a.m. March 21 in which he was southbound and struck the rear of a vehicle stopped along the road with its hazard lights on. A passenger in the stopped vehicle was treated on scene by Damascus EMS.


— An officer responded to a downed tree on Cherry Fork Road outside the village at 11:22 p.m. March 14 and found a tree from the west side of the road leaning against the wires on the east side. The officer stood by until the fire department arrived.

— An officer responded to an alarm at the water plant at 9:37 a.m. March 21 and secured an open door at one of the buildings. All the other buildings were found to be secure.

— An officer responded to the 200 block of Ridge Street at 11:19 a.m. March 22 in reference to people soliciting without a permit. The officer was unable to find anyone in the area.

— Officers responded to a 100 block Walnut Street home at 6:24 p.m. March 22 in reference to an unruly juvenile in which the juvenile broke a television set during an argument. The parents and juvenile said that no violence occurred and the juvenile was warned to respect his parents.

— Officers responded to a medical issue at a 200 block Walnut Street home at 11:47 p.m. March 22 and found the victim in bed suffering from dizzy spells and breathing troubles. The officer stood by until medical personnel arrived and transported the victim to the Salem hospital.

— An officer responded to the state Route 344 bridge at 4:55 p.m. Saturday in reference to a male individual walking and stopping on the bridge. The officer found the individual sitting on the concrete barrier and found that he was dealing with several personal issues. The officer spoke with the individual who thanked the officer for talking and continued on his way.

— Terrance L. May Jr., 41, Chestnut Street, Leetonia, was charged with domestic violence after his girlfriend reported on station at 12:14 a.m. Monday that he had assaulted her during argument, choking her to the point of passing out and striking her on the back of the head where she had previously been injured. She noted she was also three months pregnant. Officers observed marks on her neck and chin consistent with her story.


— An officer on patrol in the Walmart parking lot at 1:19 a.m. Tuesday saw a vehicle parked out in the open by itself near the northeast corner of the lot. The windows were fogged up and the officer observed a male and female in the back seat conducting some extracurricular activities. Both were identified and told to find a better place for their activities and were sent on their way.

— A man from Parma came to the police station at 12:14 a.m. Tuesday about a runaway issue, saying he wanted to press charges on a person for helping a runaway juvenile. He was told his options.

— An officer on patrol at Waterworth Memorial Park at 11:23 p.m. Monday at Superior Avenue saw an occupied vehicle in the park after closing time, which is 10 p.m. for all city parks. The male and female told police they were playing a video game on the phone. They were told park hours and sent on their way.

— A traffic stop was initiated at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of West Pershing. An old open container was located and discarded by the driver. No citations were listed on the report. The officer cleared the scene without incident.

— Debris was reported in the road in the 200 block of East Fourth Street at 3:46 p.m. Monday. Police determined there was no hazard and the fire department responded to sweep the debris to the curb.

— A suspicious male with a blue coat was reported walking past a woman’s residence on Deming Street multiple times at 3:38 p.m. Monday.

— Police received several reports throughout the day Monday of windows broken on vehicles in the area of East Fourth Street and East Third Street, possibly overnight. In one case, it looked like some type of projectile was used to break the glass. Nothing appeared to be missing or stolen in any of the cases.

— An officer at 2:18 p.m. Monday spoke to the administrator at Southeast School about an issue she handled. The officer responded to a residence in the city for followup.

— Police responded to a domestic reported at 11:24 a.m. Monday involving a male and female on Cedar Ridge. The male and one child were outside when police arrived and the female was inside. The male said the female started it and was trying to make marks on herself to set him up to go to jail. The female said the male was hitting himself and tried to lock her in a room. There was an incident on Sunday, also. Information will be reviewed by the prosecutor’s office for possible charges.

— Officers responded at 11:07 a.m. Monday to McDonald’s for an unresponsive male apparently sleeping or under the influence sitting at a table inside. He had been there four hours and would not wake up for employees. Police woke him up and he advised he’s a heavy sleeper and did not need anything. Officers determined he was not a risk to himself or under the influence. The report said he was not polite and was somewhat rude but did not become disorderly. He was permitted to stay since he ordered food.


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