Police

Salem

— Officers responded to a 900 block South Union Avenue home at 11:40 a.m. Thursday after a neighbor reported hearing suspicious noises inside the home. The officers found two people performing home renovations for the new owner.

— An officer responded to a 1300 block Ridgewood Drive home at 3:44 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported her outdoor landscape lighting wire had been cut for the third time in the past two years. The resident said she believed it to be the neighbor, although there was no evidence of such. The neighbor denied having any knowledge of the issue.

— An officer responded to a 1000 block West Pershing Street home at 3:52 p.m. Thursday to check on the resident after someone reported she had not been acting like herself and might be having mental issues. The resident appeared to be fine and she said she was not having any issues.

— An officer responded to a 500 block Hawley Avenue home at 7:10 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported her stepdaughter had been at the home making verbal threats toward her. She said there was no violence and the stepdaughter had already left. The matter is under investigation.

— Officers responded to the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue at 12:33 a.m. Friday in reference to several suspicious vehicles including one in the complainant’s driveway playing loud music. The officers spoke with a resident who said she was having a party and would have her guests move their vehicles. She also agreed to lower the music.

— A patrolling officer found two juveniles in the 600 block of Cherry Street at 3:47 a.m. Friday. The officer spoke with their mother who said she would handle their punishment. They were transported to the 700 block of Summit Street.

— A man reported at 11:25 p.m. Wednesday that he gave a ride to a not well-known male who left his cell phone in his vehicle. He was unsure of his last name or address and turned over the phone, which was placed in the police lost and found.

— A suspicious male was reported at 11 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue near the KSU City Center. The male was using WiFi and returned to his residence after speaking with police.

— Police were called to an establishment in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue at 10:58 p.m. Wednesday for a person to be removed. Police told the female she was no longer permitted at the business.

— A verbal dispute between a male and female was reported at 10:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 1800 block of Cleveland. The male was yelling and screaming at the female walking down the road. They told police they were having an argument but had calmed down. They were told to keep the noise down and stay separated if the argument continues.

— A caller at 9:27 p.m. Wednesday reported a boat in the rear parking lot of a property in the 1900 block of East Pershing Street blocking traffic. Police found that the boat was not obstructing the parking lot or road or the view while leaving the parking lot. The boat was on private property without a violation.

— A caller at 9:16 p.m. Wednesday reported two juveniles lighting items on fire and dropping them to the ground in the area of South Lundy and Franklin. Police found the juveniles and told them to stop and stay off of private property.

— A man came to the station at 8:04 p.m. Wednesday with a boy whose bicycle was stolen from his residence on North Lundy Avenue. An officer checked and found the bicycle had been brought to the station, so it was returned to him. Another juvenile reported his bicycle stolen from the 300 block of North Broadway from his front porch. A picture of the bicycle was being sent to the police.

— Police assisted Perry Township officers at 7:40 p.m. Wednesday with a domestic that occurred on Depot Road between a mother and daughter. The daughter came to the station and spoke to a township officer, advising her mother got out of the vehicle in the area of West Wilson and South Howard. The mother was located and brought to the station and both were taken into custody by Perry Township. Salem assisted and transported the mother to the Columbiana County jail.

— A woman from South Lundy Avenue came to the station at 7:22 p.m. Wednesday for a report of criminal damaging. She believed the events that happened were by her soon-to-be ex-husband.

— Police responded at 6 p.m. Wednesday to the 200 block of West Second Street for a report of a syringe laying on the rocks. The item was located and disposed of properly.

— Police responded to the station for a civil custody exchange at 5:37 p.m. Wednesday. Both parties had court papers that showed the female was giving the male several items. Both parties started to argue and the female left before returning all the property, but then came back and handed over the rest of the property, which was then turned over to the male.

— Police responded at 4:44 p.m. Wednesday to the 1900 block of East State Street to check for a person with an active warrant who had run from the emergency room. The person was not located.

— A clerk from Smith Oil in the 900 block of East State Street reported at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday that a driver in a silver Jeep Grand Cherokee left without paying for $21.73 worth of gasoline.

— Property was turned in at the police station at 3:58 p.m. Wednesday. Police will attempt to get in touch with the owner.

— A woman came to the station at 3:47 p.m. Wednesday to report she left property in a locker at work at Fresh Mark, 1735 S. Lincoln Ave., and it was taken. She advised her employer of the theft. The case is under investigation.

— Officers, fire department first responders and an ambulance responded at 3:27 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of South Howard Avenue for a medical emergency. Police stood by until the person was taken to the emergency room.

— Officers, fire department first responders and an ambulance responded at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday to Waterworth Memorial Park off of School Street for an unresponsive female who was found disoriented and confused from a possible drug overdose. She was taken to the emergency room.

— A suspicious male in a white van was reported at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday in a driveway on Westview Avenue, but then left. Officers saw the van and spoke to the driver who was working for a legitimate company. His company had sent him to the wrong address.

— Police were called at 12:26 p.m. Wednesday to the 900 block of West Wilson Street to check the welfare of a city resident. The person at the home was able to contact the resident by phone. The female was told to contact the person who called police and to contact her place of employment.

— Police responded at 8:11 a.m. Wednesday to the 600 block of East Ninth Street to check the welfare of a city resident who called 911 about garbage in a dumpster. Officers told the man the proper agency to contact and also the proper use of the 911 emergency system and the possible consequences if he continues to use it for non-emergency issues.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 6:07 a.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of West State Street. Both parties said it was a verbal dispute over family issues. They were told to try to get along.

Perry Township

— Police responded to the 1800 block of Depot Road property at 6:25 a.m. Thursday in reference to trespassers. The officers found two individuals camping in a tent. They were warned about trespassing and told not to return.

— Officers responded to a 1300 block Highland Avenue West home at 2:05 p.m. Thursday where a caretaker could not make contact with a client. The officers were able to contact the client and found him to be fine.

— A man reported at 1:15 a.m. Friday a theft at an 1800 block South Lincoln Avenue business in which he told a woman she could have the change from his purchase and she took the entire $1.16 when he meant only the 16 cents. He was advised that it was not theft and given advice on how to handle the situation in the future.

— Police at 7:40 p.m. Wednesday received a complaint of a fight from a vehicle in the 1700 block of Depot Road. A caller said a vehicle pulled in the driveway and two people got out and were fighting, with the vehicle then leaving north towards the city of Salem. Police met the vehicle at the Salem police station and found a domestic dispute had occurred. After speaking with all parties involved, Alyssa Woods, 18, of West Martin Street, East Palestine, and Rebecca Thompson, 39, of Lisbon-Canfield Road, Salem, were each charged with domestic violence, both with visible injuries. Thompson also had an active warrant for assault out of Columbiana County. Salem assisted in transporting one female to jail to keep them separated.

— Diana Batta, 70, of North Jackson, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after her southbound vehicle on the state Route 45 bypass struck the rear of another vehicle driven by Christina Thomas, 45, of Salem, who was stopped in traffic headed south on the bypass at state Route 9 at 9:58 a.m. Wednesday. No injuries were reported.

— A man in the 300 block of Plymouth Place reported at 7:48 a.m. Wednesday that someone drove through his yard. The tracks went through his front yard into a back yard on Apple Street. He reported no damage to his yard.

Goshen

— Christopher Brian Fritz, 39, Valley Road, Salem, was cited for no motorcycle license and illegal passing following a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 62 near Seacrist Road at 6:50 p.m. June 1 in which he was westbound and attempted to pass on the right side of a vehicle that had slowed down then attempted to turn left. He was transported to a local hospital for minor injuries.

— Wenda Lee Ryman, 77, Chester, W. Va., was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 62 at state Route 165 at 1:53 p.m. June 8 in which she was northbound and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of another vehicle.

— Eboni M. Daniels, 32, Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension and speeding following a traffic stop on state Route 165 near Lisbon Road at 10 a.m. June 12. The owner of the vehicle, Aundrey J. Fields, 34, Youngstown, was cited for wrongful entrustment.

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