County Sheriff

— Jonathon R. Bloor, Mountz Road, Knox Township, reported a BB gun vandalism incident at 6:31 p.m. Sunday. The front storm door to his home was damaged and the steel siding on his garage was damaged, as well as the passenger side bed and edge of his cab on his 2002 Chevrolet pickup.

— Donna J. McCuen, Y and O Road, Madison Township, at 6:02 p.m. Sunday reported someone requested her Social Security number claiming she owed $2,500. Someone then made a $2,500 charge on her Capital One card.

— Alan W. McCamon, Crestview Road, Fairfield, at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, a red gas can was missing from his home.

— Deputies spoke with David Converse, Lower Elkton Road, Fairfield Township, reported at 4:31 p.m. Thursday after it was reported all his miniature horses and two regular horses were out and on other people’s properties. Several were found just outside his fence and he said he would put them back inside. Then deputies found six more mini horses and another large horse about a half-mile down the road. He was warned if they are found out again he would be cited into court.

— Christine M. Jones, Pritchard Avenue, Lisbon, reported at 8:18 a.m. Thursday an issue of ongoing harassment by her ex boyfriend, George Ollis.

— Lance Hull, state Route 644, Hanoverton, reported at 3:04 a.m. Thursday he had just left for work, but there was an injured deer in his front yard, which had been struck by a vehicle. A deputy shot the deer three times and waited until it was dead.


–Police were asked by St. Clair Township police at 5:49 p.m. Friday to meet them at the BP station to help them with a combative man being transported to the county jail. Police escorted the St. Clair Township officers to the jail, where they helped restrain the man until he could be placed in a holding cell.

–Stephen Logston, East Washington Street, reported his car side window was broken while the vehicle was parked outside his home Friday night.

Highway Patrol

— Troopers attempted to find the owner of a vehicle that was southbound on state Route 45 in Madison Township at 12:15 a.m. Friday and went off the left side into a ditch and overturned. The owner could not be found.

— Jennifer S. Duffield, 35, Rogers, was southbound on Elkton Road in Elkrun Township at 4:34 p.m. Saturday and Jeremy J. Ferguson, 42, Columbiana, was northbound and they sideswiped vehicles. Duffield’s passengers, Mackenzie S. Duffield, 14, Rogers, and Gage A. Duffield, 7, Rogers, were both taken to the St. Elizabeth Hospital with minor injuries. No citations were issued due to lack of evidence as to who was at fault.


–A Camelot Drive woman reported a possible child abuse case at 12:55 a.m. Sunday.

— Police were called to a possible domestic dispute at a Lisbon Street home at 5:05 a.m. Sunday. No domestic violence was reported and both parties separated for the night.

Salem Township

— Evelyn Campbell, Lisbon Canfield Road, Leetonia, reported at 11:20 a.m. Monday she heard a loud bank at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday. In the morning she found someone drove into her ditch, hit her mailbox, post, cement planter, sandstones and other decorations. The vehicle then got out of the ditch on the other side of the driveway and kept going. Several pieces of the vehicle were taken into evidence.

East Liverpool

– Officers were given a white powder found at a residence at 1:19 p.m. March 28 in the 300 block of Ogden Street by the East Liverpool Municipal Court bailiff, who found it during an eviction standby.

– A victim reported at 8:25 a.m. March 28 that sometime between March 6 and March 8 someone had removed two packages from her porch in the 600 block of Riley Avenue without her consent.

– A naked small child was found in the street unsupervised at 8:29 a.m. March 28 in the 100 block of West Fourth Street. The boy had told three witnesses that he wanted Hot Dog Shoppe. He was transported to the police station, where his mother arrived and advised police that he had escaped the home while she was asleep. This is the third incident involving the child leaving the home in a week. Candida R. Slager was charged with endangering children, and Children’s Service was notified.

– Matthew P. Wharton was charged with public intoxication, after police responded to a medical emergency at 1:02 p.m. March 28 in Hall China. After police arrived, officers found Wharton allegedly had snorted heroin while at work and had gone unresponsive. He was treated at the scene by the ambulance and transported to city hospital for monitoring.

St. Clair Township

– Megan Rohbeck was cited for possession of marijuana, after police stopped her vehicle for the traffic violation at 6:42 p.m. March 31 on Bell School Road. According to police, an officer stopped Rohbeck after she crossed the white fog line while exiting an Echo Dell Trailer Park. While conducting an open air sniff with a K9 officer, Rohbeck produced a black bag of less than 100 grams of marijuana from her person. She was warned for the moving violation.

– An employee at Bruster’s Ice Cream reported that a window being broke out of the establishment sometime before 10:50 a.m. March 30. It appeared to be a BB-size hole, and officers were unable to locate the item that broke the window.


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