Morning Journal/Deanne Johnson A crash at the intersection of state Route 46 and Adams and Neeld Roads sent two men to the hospital on Monday afternoon. According to the state highway patrol, Harry Herbert, 83, East Palestine, was driving a Dodge pickup on Adams Road and entered the intersection striking a Lincoln driven by Nathan Cooper, 49, Cary, N.C.. Herbert was taken by New Waterford EMS to St. Elizabeth’s main hospital and his passenger, Bradley Neeld, 58, Rogers, was taken by East Palestine EMS to St. Elizabeth’s Boardman hospital. Cooper is shown explaining what happened to Trooper Nate Bowlen, New Waterford fireman Casey McEwan and (right) Trooper Steve Tucci.


— A 200 block East Fourth Street resident reported on station at 9:08 a.m. Saturday wanting someone removed from the residential building for trespassing. The officer found that the person was a resident and had to be evicted by the landlord. Officers responded to the building at 4:23 p.m. the same day where the resident wanted people removed from the porch. The officers determined that they were there by invitation of another tenant. The complainant was very unhappy with the officers and was advised of options. Officers returned at 4:35 p.m. the same day in reference to a noise disturbance between neighbors and advised them nothing illegal had occurred and to try to ignore each other. An officer returned to the building at 2:57 p.m. Sunday for a reported dispute between the neighbors and determined it was an ongoing problem in which the tenants cannot get along with each other. They were advised nothing criminal occurred.

— Officers responded to a 300 block West Seventh Street home at 11:50 a.m. Saturday where the resident wanted her daughter’s boyfriend removed from the property. The boyfriend was advised to leave and he agreed.

— Anna McGuiston, 44, Prospect Street, Salem, was cited for right of way at stop signs following a two-vehicle crash at North Ellsworth Avenue and East Third Street at 12:11 p.m. Saturday in which she was eastbound and pulled into the path of a southbound motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle was treated on scene for possible injuries.

— An officer responded to the 300 block of Penn Avenue at 12:24 p.m. Saturday in reference to a possible intoxicated driver and found the vehicle unoccupied in a parking lot. The driver was found inside a business and given a courtesy ride home.

— An officer responded to a 300 block Newgarden Avenue home at 2:19 p.m. Saturday where the resident reported her ex-boyfriend was sitting on her porch and she did not want him there. They both admitted it was regarding children they raised together and the resident was advised how to obtain a restraining order.

— Officers responded to a domestic dispute in the 300 block of East Eighth Street and found a verbal argument between a mother and her adult daughter. The mother said her daughter had struck her in the arm during the argument and was advised of her options.

— An officer responded to a 200 block North Ellsworth Avenue home at 4:04 p.m. Saturday where the resident reported his son was not listening to him. He was advised how to file unruly juvenile charges.

— Officers responded to an 1800 block East State Street business at 6:20 p.m. Saturday in reference to a fight and found it to be a verbal dispute between a mother and daughter regarding the daughter arriving late for work.

— An officer to a 500 block Franklin Street home at 7:12 p.m. Saturday where the resident reported a motorist had been using his driveway as an access to the street behind his home. The officer spoke with the motorist and advised him to stay off the property.

— An officer responded to the area of Roosevelt Avenue and East Third Street at 9:17 p.m. Saturday where a resident reported someone was driving through the neighborhood playing loud music that was shaking the windows of the residence.

— A 17-year-old East Sixth Street female was charged with an unruly offense after a patrolling officer observed her walking in the area of West School Street and East Fifth Street at 3:08 a.m. Sunday. She said she was delivering personal items to a friend and that her mother knew where she was. Her mother said she had taken the items earlier in the night and that she should not have been out at that hour.

— A motorist flagged down an officer behind the police station at 5:49 a.m. Sunday to report a domestic dispute between a male and female in the area of North Ellsworth Avenue at village limits. The officer responded to the area with Perry Township police but were unable to find anyone.

— Rebecca L. Campbell, 73, Merle Road, Salem, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign following a two-vehicle crash at Southeast Boulevard and Franklin Street at 11:11 a.m. Sunday in which she was northbound and failed to yield to traffic, striking a westbound vehicle. No injuries were reported.

— Officers responded to Centennial Park at 6:07 p.m. Sunday in reference to a fight at the basketball courts. The two male juveniles had fled toward the swimming pool and were located in the 300 block of Union Avenue. They admitted to smacking each other but said they were just playing around. One of them had prior offenses at the park and was banned.

— An officer responded to Centennial Park at 6:50 p.m. Sunday in reference to juveniles on the restroom roof. The officer spoke with two juveniles in the area and they admitted to being on the roof. They were advised to leave the park.

— Officers responded with the fire department to a 2000 block Pearce Circle home at 10:26 p.m. Sunday where the resident reported hearing an explosion outside the residence and then observing a small flame and smoke. It was found to be a firecracker or smoke bomb. Officers spoke with several people at a nearby residence where the suspect was believed to be. The matter is under investigation.

— An officer responded to an 1800 block Pearce Circle home at 10:44 p.m. Sunday in reference to an unattended fire. The officer was unable to make contact with anyone in the home, but found two juveniles in the garage. The juveniles took the officer to their parents inside the home and they were advised of the situation. The officer stood by until the fire department extinguished the fire.

— Steven A. Mason, 42, Barberton, was cited for speeding and possession of marijuana following a traffic stop in the 200 block of West State Street at 11:43 p.m. Sunday.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Aetna Street at 3:56 a.m. Monday after a resident reported seeing a male individual attempt to enter her vehicle. She said he fled when she confronted him and that he did not actually enter her vehicle even though he had the door open.

Perry Township

— Police responded to the 1900 block of Egypt Road at 7:11 p.m. Saturday in reference to an abandoned trailer on a residential property. The property owner was advised he could have it towed.

— Police responded to a possible drug activity in the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 7:19 p.m. Saturday. The complainant provided a location where drugs are being sold. The information was forwarded to the department’s detective.

— Police responded to the area of state Route 9 near the Saxon Club at 10:04 p.m. Saturday in reference to a male individual walking along the road. The man said he was walking because he had been drinking. He was given a ride home.

— Police responded with Salem officers to the area of North Ellsworth Avenue near the township limits at 5:51 a.m. Sunday where someone reported possible domestic violence. They were unable to find anyone.

— Police responded to a 1200 block Conser Drive home at 8:57 p.m. Sunday where the resident reported receiving text messages and a phone call from her son’s ex-girlfriend in which the ex-girlfriend threatened to harm her.

St. Clair Township

— Robert W. Kennedy, no address provided, was arrested at 7:21 p.m. Thursday in the first block of St. Clair Avenue on charges of driving under a drug suspension, defective exhaust, and possession of marijuana (less than 100 grams), after a routine traffic stop. Kennedy couldn’t produce documentation, proving his assertion that he was driving under work privileges.

East Liverpool

— Krystal Keyes, no address provided, was arrested at 6 p.m. Saturday in the first block of Jennings Avenue on an unsafe vehicle charge, after police noticed a large crack in the windshield and initiated a traffic stop. K9 Nero alerted to the driver side door and an open container was also discovered in addition to a small marijuana joint. Keyes was given a warning for no front license plate.

— A woman in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue was advised how to file charges at 4:07 p.m. Saturday after informing police that she was in a dispute with a neighbor who was upset that her fiance, who is a convicted felon about to be released from prison, is moving into her neighborhood. The woman allegedly said “the neighbors would not be happy and would probably try and beat him up or burn her house down.”


— The fire department responded with the police department to a 2000 block Pearce Circle home at 10:27 p.m. Sunday in reference to some kind of device smoking. Upon arrival there were no flames, but firefighters discovered remanents of a smoke bomb in the driveway. The device did not damage anything.

— While on the scene of another incident, the fire department learned of an unattended recreational fire in the 1800 block of Pearce Circle at 10:39 p.m. Sunday. Firefighters found a fire slightly larger than the fire pit. The homeowner was advised of the open burning law and the fire was extinguished.