POLICE

Salem

— Police responded at 3:19 a.m. Tuesday to Salem Regional Medical Center for a combative patient, but found the patient had calmed down. Officers were no longer needed.

— Loud persons were reported at 1:57 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of East Third Street where a caller said a known person was outside yelling and slamming doors. Upon arrival, the person, who was intoxicated, said he got into an argument with the caller over some comments that were made. The person contacted his mother for a ride and officers stood by until she arrived.

— Police responded at 1:18 a.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of Cherry Street for a runaway teen, with the caller reporting the female juvenile was most likely with a male in the 700 block of East Fifth Street. Officers checked the residence on East Fifth Street and took the male into custody after he allegedly obstructed officers who were looking for the girl. The girl was located at the East Fifth Street residence and transported back to her home on Cherry Street. The guardian was told the incident would be passed on to the juvenile officer. The male, Isaac Faulkner, 18, of 755 E. Fifth St., was charged with obstruction of official business and taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 11:10 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Rose Avenue. Police located the vehicle and found everything to be ok. The driver and passenger were sent on their way.

— Police responded at 10:54 p.m. Monday to the 300 block of West Pershing Street for a suicidal female, who was pink slipped by police and ordered to go the hospital, with KLG transporting her to Salem Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

— A parking complaint was reported at 9:35 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of East Fifth Street where a vehicle was parked across a driveway, preventing the residents from leaving the property. Dispatch attempted to contact the owner while officers attempted contact at several residences in the area. AAA ended up towing the vehicle, which was issued a parking ticket.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 8:14 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of Washington Avenue. A caller said a blue Mazda with a male and female circled the block several times and stopped in the road. The caller attempted to speak with the people when the vehicle took off. Officers checked the area for the vehicle.

— A woman called at 7:56 p.m. Monday regarding a civil matter in the 300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue, saying a person who was working on her furniture said it was done and could be picked up but when she responded, no one would answer the door. Officers attempted contact but it appeared no one was home. The woman was told it’s a civil case, not criminal.

— Solicitors were reported in the 600 block of Arch Street at 7:42 p.m. Monday. Police discovered the solicitors were two male juveniles going around asking for money. They were told to stop.

— A possible intoxicated driver was reported at 7:29 p.m. Monday in the area of East Third Street and North Lincoln Avenue. A caller said a silver vehicle almost ran off the road. An officer located the vehicle in the 1800 block of East Third Street and spoke to the driver, who was not impaired, but said he was attempting to miss a manhole cover.

— A neighbor dispute was reported in the 100 block of Hawley Avenue where a caller said a neighbor was driving back and forth yelling profanities at juveniles. Officers spoke to the female who claimed she wasn’t yelling at all. Both parties were told to avoid contact with each other and call police if any other situation arises.

— A caller at 6:09 p.m. Monday reported a female was sending concerning messages over Facebook and was recently driven to Walmart on East State Street. Officers checked the business but were unable to locate the female.

— Police assisted Alliance officers in searching for a runaway juvenile in the 600 block of East Sixth Street at 6:05 p.m. Monday. A neighbor said the recent tenants moved out and the residence was vacant.

— Police responded at 3:47 p.m. Monday to a business in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue regarding a possible theft. A man said money was supposed to be deposited in a night drop box at a bank, but the money never showed up in the account at the bank. An investigation is pending.

— An unruly juvenile was reported at 3:16 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of West State Street where a parent said the child was acting out. She was told possible options to help with the juvenile.

— Suspicious activity was reported at 1:23 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of Vine Avenue. A caller reported possible use of drugs, but no illegal activity was found.

— Juveniles were reported climbing on the restroom roof at 11:58 a.m. Monday at Centennial Park. Police found the juveniles and told them if they continue, they could be trespassed from the park. They said it would not happen again.

— A reckless operator in a white Chevy truck was reported at 11:42 a.m. Monday at East State and Roosevelt, but was not found.

— Edward Little, 53, of South Lundy Avenue, was cited for failure to yield after his vehicle turned left from East Third Street to travel north on Vine Avenue and collided with a westbound vehicle driven by Justin Snyder, 46, of Vienna, Va., who had the right-of-way at 10:04 a.m. Monday. The report said Little was checked by KLG ambulance.

— A driver’s license found in the 1600 block of North Lincoln Avenue was turned over to police at 9:10 a.m. Monday.

— An alarm was reported at 7:37 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of Prospect Street. The exterior was secure.

— Officers responded to the area of East State Street and North Union Avenue and the 2400 block of East State Street at 7:31 a.m. Monday for garage sale signs posted on telephone poles. The signs were located and removed.

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