Highway Patrol

— Daniel F. Kloos, 47, of Salem, and Dean G. Varner, 72, of Lisbon, were the drivers in a two-vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of state Route 14 and Lisbon Road in Green Township at 6 p.m. Monday. Kloos was turning left left when his BMW and Varner’s Silverado struck as Varner inched his way forward to get a better view of the intersection.

–Logan M. Snay, 19, of Lisbon, was cited for OVI, failure to control and driving under suspension after driving off the right side of the road in a Sante Fe and overturning while traveling on state Route 172 in Center Township at 1:17 a.m. Aug. 30. Snay was not at the scene but the trooper found him staggering along U.S. Route 30.

–Timothy P. Arnold, 61, of Belmont, struck a deer while driving his motorcycle on U.S. Route 30 in West Township at 5:33 a.m. Aug. 28. Arnold was not injured.

–Abby L. Willis, 25, of Salineville, was cited for failure to control, distracted driving and a seat belt violation after she went off the left side of the road and her Malibu overturned while traveling on state Route 39 in Wayne Township at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 30. Willis was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with suspected minor injuries. She admitted to reaching for her purse in the backseat when the accident occurred.

–Rick C. Dattilio, 58, of Columbiana, struck a fox while driving on U.S. Route 30 in Liverpool Township at 2:35 a.m. Sunday.

–Donald E. Martin, 72, of Columbiana, was cited for failure to yield after his Tracker struck a F-250 driven by Nathaniel Haynie, 37, of Columbiana, at the intersection of state Route 517 and Fairfield School Road at 7:45 a.m. Aug. 30. The resulting collision cause Haynie’s pickup truck to roll over.

East Palestine

— Marisa Noel, 16, McClure Road, East Palestine, was eastbound in a Chevy Cobalt on Latta Road and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection of Carbon Hill Road. She then attempted to turn left, but pulled into the path of a Chevy Silverado driven by Dylan Davis, 19, Bacon Avenue, East Palestine, who was traveling southbound on Carbon Hill Road. Noel was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center with suspected minor injuries. She also was cited with failure to yield.

— An East Taggart Street business reported at 9:48 p.m. Saturday two men and a woman were walking on the roadway in the area of the business and acting suspicious. Police did not find them.

— A Brookdale Avenue, East Palestine, man reported at 2:27 a.m. Sunday his roommate took his vehicle without permission. The matter is under investigation.

— Police dealt with a dispute in the parking lot of the police department between a woman and two men at 8:08 p.m. Saturday. Everyone left without any further problems.

— An open door was investigated at the back of a vacant home on East Main Street at 2:49 p.m. Saturday.

— A West Street woman reported at 11:33 p.m. Friday she found a dog on her property. The owner was found and the dog returned.

— Police checked on someone at a Rebecca Avenue address at 7:06 p.m. Friday.

— An Alice Street resident reported a check stolen at 4:18 p.m. Friday.

— A South Washington Street resident reported at 1:54 p.m. Friday someone they know stole from them.

— A school official turned in items to police at 1:05 p.m. Friday, discovered on the school property, which had either been lost or stolen.

— A suspicious man was reported on the property of a vacant home on French Street at 11:54 a.m. Friday. Police spoke to the man, who said he was cleaning the home out for a family member.


— Benjamin Grimes was cited for physical control and failure to control after sideswiping a vehicle parked at Fifth Street and Broadway on Aug. 27. Grimes was driving under the influence and Brett Lang took control of the vehicle after the accident. A BFS Food employee told officers she watched Lang throw out a hypodermic needle, which Lang admitted to, and he was charged with drug abuse instrument.

— Rickye Brown, Petal, Mississippi, on Aug. 23 was pulling a trailer behind his Dodge Ram at Sixteen Street and Clark Avenue when his trailer hit the side of a 2003 Chevy S10, leaving dents, and scratches on the drivers’ side door and a broken wheel well flare.

— Officers are investigating a shooting that occurred on Aug. 24, at 2:54 a.m. a woman called the station saying her vehicle had been shot at and struck by multiple bullets. Officers recovered a .380 casing and unfired .380 round from the scene. The woman said two men were standing in the alleyway west of Anthony’s Bar and the Alumni Center and began shooting at her vehicle after she honked her horn and waved at friends outside of Anthony’s Bar.

— David Gasior, was cited for public intoxication on Aug. 18, after taking a nap on the sidewalk near Clark Avenue and Eighteenth Street. He admitted to drinking alcohol earlier in the day, officers reported he still had the odor of alcohol and was unstable on his feet.

— A Commerce Street resident reported damage to the left side door of his Jeep Cherokee on Aug. 25. The resident said he parked his vehicle behind his garage and went inside his home, when he went back out he noticed a chunk of wood next to the vehicle and a dent in the door.

— Officers arrived to the Independence Square apartments on Aug. 27 for a domestic violence call, the two involved parties admitted to being physical with each other earlier in the night, but were civil when officers arrived, neither wanted to press charges. The owner of the apartment did ask officers to escort the other party out of the place for the night.

— Charles Wilke was taken to the county jail for two felony warrants on Aug. 16. Officers reported to the Independence Square apartments for a report of a stolen vehicle, Wilke was accused of being the thief and it was discovered he had two warrants.

–Officers responded to the Independence Square apartments for a traffic accident on Aug. 20. Both vehicles had visible damage, but due to conflicting reports no charges were filed.

— Officers dispatched to Tony’s Bar on Third Street on Aug. 17, for an unresponsive man passed out on the floor. He was showing signs of an overdose and regained consciousness after receiving three doses of Narcan, he was transported to East Liverpool City Hospital.

Perry Township

— Township officers were contacted at 3:19 a.m. Thursday by Salem Police to assist with the apprehension of a fleeing suspect in the area of Filbert and West Wilson. The suspect was not located.

— A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported at 6:44 p.m. Wednesday that she let a male friend that she had known for 10 years stay at her residence overnight since he was homeless and let him stay after she left in the morning, but when she came home from work, her two televisions were missing.

— Officers responded at 3:01 p.m. Wednesday for an unknown disturbance in a parking lot in the 1200 block of East Pidgeon Road. Police spoke to the tenants in the apartment above the business and learned their 15-year-old son threw a tantrum in the parking lot after coffee was spilled on his tennis shoes. He told officers he would control himself from now on.

— Police were called at 11:21 a.m. Wednesday to the 500 block of Old Coach Lane for an unwanted person sleeping in the bushes. A resident reported his 42-year-old son was evicted from his residence and sneaks back at night and sleeps in the shrubs. Officers spoke with the son and told him he was not allowed on the property and would be charged if he returns. He refused any help and walked from the residence.

— Police were called at 8:26 a.m. Wednesday to the 500 block of Michigan Boulevard for a juvenile who refused to go to school after failing to do her homework. An officer spoke to the juvenile who then decided to go to school.


— Police responded to the 600 block of East Fourth Street at 5:02 a.m. Thursday for a report of an assault. A man said he was walking west in an alley behind his residence when he was approached by an unknown person dressed in a clown suit with a baseball bat in hand. The man said he punched the clown and ran back to his residence. A short time after returning home, he and others present said they heard pounding on their door. Upon inspecting the door, they found a dent in the door and door knob. Police found no sign of a clown.

— Officers at 3:11 a.m. Thursday saw a man riding a bicycle without any rear warning lights on Filbert between Franklin and East Wilson. The man was stopped and found to have an active warrant out of Columbiana County. As police approached, the man dropped the bicycle and fled on foot westbound, crossing South Ellsworth, going through the parking lot of Rancho Veija restaurant and continuing through a wooded area behind Hunt Club Lanes and west across Newgarden before officers lost sight of him. During the foot pursuit, an officer suffered a minor injury to the left shin. The bicycle was secured and charges are pending against the person.

— An intoxicated female was reportedly attempting to leave in a van in the 400 block of South Broadway at 2:20 a.m. Thursday. Upon arrival, the caller said the female was back inside a local establishment. Police made contact and told her to find a ride home, warning her against driving herself.

— Police responded at 12:16 a.m. Thursday to the 400 block of South Union for multiple 911 hangups. A woman said her grandson refused to listen to her. Police spoke to both people regarding the issue.

— Officers at 10:58 p.m. Wednesday saw a known person with an active warrant at Franklin and Ohio. The person fled on his bike, which police located, along with a backpack the person was wearing, in an area behind Reilly School. They were unable to find the person, but officers found several drug paraphernalia items in the backpack and suspected narcotics in a coin purse located near the back pack. The suspected narcotics will be sent for testing. Charges are pending.

— Nickole Hoschar, 27, of 552 Walnut St., was taken into custody at 10:41 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of North Lincoln for a warrant for failure to appear on an obstruction charge. Officers had responded to KFC to serve the warrant on Hoschar, who was taken to jail.

— Glenn Grubb Jr., 57, of Washington Street, Columbiana, was charged with OVI and possession of marijuana after a traffic stop on East Pershing at Woodland at 7:56 p.m. Wednesday when an officer saw a vehicle run over the curb at South Lincoln and Aetna. Plates on the vehicle came back to a different car, but the driver, identified as Grubb, said he just bought the car the day before and had the proper paperwork. During a search after his OVI arrest, suspected marijuana was found in his pants pocket. He received a warning for marked lanes and was released to a friend.

— A woman in the 200 block of South Howard reported at 5:57 p.m. Wednesday she found one live round of ammunition on her porch and she does not own a gun. Police secured the round of ammo at the station.

— A man on Southeast Boulevard reported at 3:28 p.m. Wednesday that his juvenile son was threatened by some other juveniles at Centennial Park and that it’s part of an ongoing problem the past two or three weeks over a girl. Officers spoke to most of the people involved and told them to stay away from each other and that some of them may be banned from the park if the problem continues.

— Madison McMullen, 23, of Alliance, was cited for failure to yield after she stopped at the stop sign on Southeast Boulevard at Franklin and struck a vehicle driven by Nikki Perry, 40, of Jefferson Street, who was traveling southeast on Franklin at 2:57 p.m. Wednesday. No injuries were reported.

— A man from the 600 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday that a caller claiming to be from Social Security told him he was facing multiple charges. The man wanted the incident documented.

— Tricia Ann Watson, 36, of 284 E. Fourth St., was taken into custody on the porch of her residence at 1:17 p.m. Wednesday on a warrant for open burning. She was turned over to a Columbiana County sheriff’s deputy and taken to the county jail.

— Police at 11:02 a.m. Wednesday checked on a report of a truck parked too close to the intersection at Fair Avenue and East Pershing. The truck was legally parked but the license plate came back to another vehicle. A warning was left on the truck to have the owner transfer the plate to the new vehicle within 30 days.

— John Guiler, 31, of Pearce Circle, was cited for reasonable control after the vehicle he was driving in the 1700 block of Pearce Circle at 9:31 a.m. Wednesday ran off the road while attempting to go around a curve at 45 mph.


— A resident called at 5:09 p.m. Wednesday to report an unknown odor at a friend’s house in the 600 block of South Union. The home’s owner was away, but the resident met fire personnel at the house and opened the door. Firefighters found a sulphur-type odor present just inside the door. The odor smelled like it came from stagnant water. All levels of the home were searched with a gas meter and nothing explosive was found. The smell dissipated while firefighters were there, with no cause found.