— Robert H. Martin, age and address not listed, was charged with disorderly conduct and taken to the county jail at 7:18 p.m. Monday.

— Police responded to a North Beaver Street home at 12:42 a.m. Wednesday for a medical call of an infant having trouble breathing. KLG met police on scene and it was found that the infant was fine and was having a reaction to the kind of formula it was given.

— Grandview residents reported at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday it appeared someone was on their property. They reported that the truck alarm went off earlier that morning and that they found mud on the backyard fence that looked like someone attempting to get over it. Nothing was reported missing.

— Robert Vecchio, 55, East Lincoln Way, was cited for disorderly conduct at 7:05 a.m. Thursday after police responded to a report from neighbors complaining that he was being loud and waking them up through the night. Vecchio had been warned on numerous occasions. Vecchio was arrested again on Friday after police were called to Save A Lot on a report that he was drunk inside the store. Vecchio began to yell and argue as he left the store and was being offensive to customers. He was cited with persistent disorderly conduct.

— Police were called to the Kendle House on state Route 154 at 10:25 a.m. Wednesday for a resident to be removed. An employee told police the woman was found to have drugs in her room. The woman agreed to pack up her stuff and leave.

— Police were called to Sherman Street at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday to check on a man laying on the ground. The man said he was evicted and was waiting on a ride and that he and a woman with him were homeless. Police gave him a few suggestions on places to call.

— A Sunset Drive woman reported at 1:22 p.m. Wednesday she was getting calls about her winnings the Publisher’s Clearing House and that they wanted her to send them $1,600 to receive her winnings. Police told the woman it was a scam and not to give out any personal information over the phone.

— Police were called to a home on South Lincoln Avenue at 5:43 p.m. Thursday after several neighbors reported there was an angry Pitbull dog inside a home. Police checked and found the home had been abandoned for several months and a brown Pitbull was barking at the door, with no food or water in sight. A neighbor told police the dog could have been there between one and two days, and that she noticed the dog barking that day. Police attempted to contact the dog’s last known owner, but were not successful. The dog was then taken to the county dog pound.

— Police were called to a Maple Street home at 5:27 p.m. Thursday for a report of an animal problem. Police spoke with a woman who said that her neighbor did not take care of her cats and that they run everywhere and one was on her porch. The woman also reported finding a dead cat in the alleyway behind her apartment a few weeks ago. Police asked the woman’s neighbor if all of her cats were accounted for, and she said they were. The woman also told police that she had already told her neighbor that if one of her cats was on her porch to let her know and she would come and get it. The woman’s neighbor told police that she had told her to stay off her property regarding her cat. Police told the woman that if one of the cats is seen on her property she would need to return it to the owner.

— A Lee Street woman reported at 4:03 p.m. Thursday her niece had been taking money out of her bank account via PayPal without her permission.

Highway Patrol

— Laurie A. Jordan, 46, Lisbon, was northbound on Leetonia Road in Salem Township at 6:07 p.m. Tuesday and was struck by Delaney Marie Roller, 16, Leetonia, who was eastbound on Lodge Road and failed to stop at the stop sign. She was cited for stop sign and driving on a temporary permit.

— Evan R. Mills, 25, East Rochester, was westbound on the berm of state Route 518 in Franklin Township at 5:01 p.m. Wednesday and the berm gave way and he became stuck off the road.

— Robert DeWane Kyser, 60, Leetonia, was eastbound on state Route 344 in Salem Township at 5:15 p.m. Monday and was struck by Howard R. Schofield, 60, Poteau, Okla., who was backing into the intersection. Schofield was cited for improper backing.

St. Clair Township

–Amy Desimone, address not provided, was cited at 4:08 p.m. Tuesday for driving under suspension, after a routine traffic stop.

–An Annesley Road resident reported at 9:39 p.m. Monday that an identified subject test drove his jeep and allegedly swapped out the keys with intentions to come back and steal it, so he requested extra patrols on his property in the 16000 block.

— David Martsolf, address not provided, was taken into custody at outstanding warrants at 10:47 a.m. Tuesday in the 50000 block of Grimms Bridge Road. Officers had been dispatched to a vacant residence, where they observed someone working in the house while a black pickup with Nebraska plates on it sat outside. After making contact, Martsolf allegedly informed officers he was doing some work in the house for the owner. After running his Social Security number, officers learned of three active warrants (two out of Beaver County and one out of Columbiana County for larceny) and took him into custody.

— A female victim called an officer at noon Tuesday in the 15000 block of Pugh Road to file a report.

— Officers met with the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office to recover a stolen vehicle at 3:25 a.m. Tuesday in the 14000 block of Birch Road.

— Police investigated a domestic disturbance at 6:02 p.m. Monday in the 48000 block of Homestead Boulevard for an argument over an undercooked pizza.

Hancock County Sheriff

— Paul Miller, 45, Weirton, was arrested for trespassing and disorderly conduct on July 12.

— Shelby Greynolds, 26, New Cumberland, was served a capias warrant on July 12.

— Randi Andrews, 38, Newell, was arrested for a second DUI on July 13.

— Shane Lusher, 34, Chester, was arrested for domestic assault on July 13.

— Michael Geibel, 35, East Liverpool, was served a capias warrant on July 13.

— Canyon Colson, 21, New Cumberland, was arrested for destruction of property on July 14.

— Dexter Mims, 33, Weirton, was arrested for violating the terms of a protection order on July 14.

— Marie Lollini, 49, was arrested for DUI on July 18.

— Dale Kinney, 40, Chester, was arrested for domestic battery on July 18.

— Casey Maberry, 31, Braymer Mo, was arrested for DUI on July 20.

— William Pickering, 34, New Cumberland, was arrested for assault and domestic assault on July 21.

— Dylan Rice, 23, Steubenville, was arrested for breaking and entering fourth count on July 22.


— An officer responded to a 200 block East Fourth Street apartment at 6:46 a.m. Thursday where a resident reported her upstairs neighbor had threatened her and thrown a can of pears down the stairs, causing a mess. There were no witnesses and the dispute has been ongoing between the two neighbors, so the officer was unable to charge anyone with anything. The resident was advised to contact the landlord. An officer returned to the apartments at 10:01 a.m. the same morning in reference to a disturbance and spoke with both residents. The officer was unable to determine if anything other than a verbal dispute occurred and advised both of them to stay away from each other.

— Wilma Ciotti, 90, Fair Avenue, Salem, was cited for failure to yield from a stop stop following a two-vehicle crash at Southeast Boulevard and Ridgewood Avenue at 10:15 a.m. Thursday in which she was northbound and cut the left turn too sharp, striking an eastbound vehicle driven by Megan L. Frederick, 31, Southeast Boulevard, Salem, who was stopped at the intersection. No injuries were reported.

— An officer responded to a 300 block Park Avenue home at 3:46 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported her son had been calling and harassing her. The son was advised to stop.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Walnut Street at 4:38 p.m. Thursday in reference to a fight and found a male outside who said a female who had gone back inside had pushed him off the porch. The female said she had pushed him because he threatened to shoot her and her mother. Witnesses gave conflicting stories and both individuals involved were advised to stay away from each other. They both left the area.

— Officers responded to a 700 block North Lincoln Avenue home at 6:07 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported an unruly juvenile. The officer spoke with both the resident and the juvenile and advised them of their options.

— Officers responded to a 1200 block Robin Avenue home at 6:12 p.m. Thursday where the resident requested her brother be removed because he was creating a disturbance and arguing with her. The brother agreed to leave.

— Officers responded with medical personnel to a 200 block Vine Avenue home at 6:26 p.m. Thursday where the resident requested medical attention for an unknown problem. The resident was transported to the Salem hospital by ambulance.

— Officers responded to a 300 block East Fourth Street home at 7:24 p.m. Thursday to check on the resident after his ex-wife said he was intoxicated and could not care for their child. The child was found to be fine and the resident sober.

— Ariel Durham, 30, Spillway Road, Lisbon, was charged with two counts of criminal trespassing after officers responded to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue at 7:33 p.m. Thursday where a business had requested she be removed and then officers found her entering another business. Durham had been told previously not to return to either business.

— Officers responded to a 600 block Prospect Street home at 7:56 p.m. Thursday in reference to an open door and wooden plank leading to the back porch. The complainant said she had not lived in the home for several months and officers were unable to gain entry due to the condition of the residence. The complainant said she had already contacted the housing and zoning department regarding the home’s condition.

— An officer took a report of a stolen bicycle from the 500 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 9 p.m. Thursday. An officer had already recovered the bicycle during a previous incident and charges of receiving stolen property are pending against the person involved. The bicycle was turned over to the owner.

– Officers responded to a 1300 block South Lincoln Avenue apartment at 9:18 p.m. Thursday where the resident requested his daughter removed after letting her stay there on occasion. The daughter willingly left.

— Joseph A. Ross, 20, Ohio Avenue, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Leetonia Police Department after officers responded to a 1200 block Southeast Boulevard home at 10:09 p.m. Thursday to search for a juvenile wanted by the Leetonia police. The juvenile was turned over to a Leetonia officer and Ross to a sheriff’s deputy.

— Officers responded to an 800 block Adams Avenue home at 10:53 p.m. Thursday in reference to an unknown disturbance and found a verbal dispute between an ex-boyfriend and girlfriend. The male said he did not want the female at his residence any longer. The female was advised not to return.

— A Monroe Street resident reported at 11:41 p.m. Thursday being harassed by phone. An officer read and listened to the messages and determined no charges could be filed. The resident was advised to contact the police department if the messages continued.

— A patrolling officer at 12:11 a.m. Friday noticed a male on the ground in the 800 block of East State Street. The male was found to be intoxicated and given a courtesy ride home. He was issued a verbal warning about public intoxication.

— Officers responded to a 400 block East Sixth Street home at 1:04 a.m. Friday to make contact with a female juvenile wanted by the Leetonia Police Department. Officers spoke with the juvenile’s mother who said she was not at home. The mother was advised to contact the Leetonia Police Department.

— Officers responded to the 1400 block of Allen Road at 6:37 a.m. Friday to assist Perry Township police on an incident in which a motorist said he was driving on the U.S. Route 62 four-lane bypass when two males in a passing vehicle brandished a hand gun. The officers stood by while Perry Township officers handled the investigation.

— An officer spoke with a 400 block Fair Avenue homeowner at 12:58 p.m. Friday who said she is attempting to sell the home but whenever she shows the house the neighbor across the street comes over and yells at the people looking at the home.

— A Lisbon resident reported at 1:23 p.m. Friday she is being harassed by a male known to her and that he showed up at her place of employment in the 200 block of East State Street the previous day and broke a handle on her vehicle.

— An officer responded to a 600 block East Fourth Street home at 2:30 p.m. Friday where the resident reported her child is in temporary custody of her aunt and that her aunt moved to Dayton despite a court order that she could not move more than an hour away. The resident said she just wanted it documented.

Perry Township

— An officer responded to the 200 block of Benton Road at 9:56 a.m. Wednesday in reference to a vehicle fire. The officer found a vehicle parked unoccupied on fire and the owner said she and her husband had noticed the radio smoking and pulled over when the vehicle caught on fire. The Perry Township Fire Department extinguished the fire without incident.

— A 1300 block West State Street resident reported at 12:19 p.m. Wednesday being harassed by a couple she and her toddler son had been staying with in Sebring. The resident said the couple was upset because they did not want her to take items they had purchased for the toddler. An officer contacted the female half of the couple who said that the complainant could not take care of the toddler and she had already dropped off the items to the complainant. The woman said she reported the complainant to children services.

— An officer responded to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 6:05 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a neighbor dispute. The officer spoke with both people involved and advised them to stay away from each other.

— Police responded with medical personnel to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 10:56 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a male who had fallen outside and was unable to get up. The victim was later transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for further evaluation.

— A patrolling officer at 11:50 p.m. Wednesday observed two young males riding their bicycles in the roadway in the area of Stewart Road and Depot Street. The officer contacted the juveniles and turned them over to their parents.

— Antonia Sorokach, 42, North Lincoln Avenue, Salem, was charged with domestic violence after officers responded to her home at 10:56 a.m. Thursday in reference to a domestic dispute and found that she had assaulted her husband.

— Stephanie Swiger, 19, Austintown, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Fresh Mark at 2:51 p.m. Thursday in which she was northbound and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Jennifer Koehler, 23, Leetonia. No injuries were reported.


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