County Sheriff

— A Lake Street, Knox Township, resident reported at 4:05 p.m. Sunday their daughter took property from the home.

— An Orange Street, Knox Township, resident reported at 11:15 a.m. Saturday someone was walking around their yard with a firearm. The resident told deputies there was a sick raccoon in the yard and they were trying to take care of it.

— Someone accidentally backed into a family member’s car at a Baker Road, Hanover Township address at 1:08 p.m. Friday. The person gave the family member insurance information.

— A Walnut Street, Rogers, woman reported her ex-boyfriend has been harassing her and she wanted a report on file in case of a future incident.

— A business on Union Ridge Road, Negley, requested needing someone removed at 4:02 p.m. Sunday. Deputies provided the person with courtesy transportation.

East Palestine

— A man was reported lying on the James Street railroad crossing tracks at 8:26 a.m. Friday. It was learned he had been riding an eastbound Norfolk-Southern train and decided to get off. He miscalculated the speed the train was traveling and when he struck the ground, he was stunned on impact. He was treated by East Palestine EMS, but refused transport to the hospital.

— An East North Avenue resident reported at 5:46 p.m. Thursday there was a vehicle driving past and the driver was taking photos. Police found the man, who was at a home on Alice Street, and employed by a real estate agency.

— A driver backed into another vehicle at the East Palestine High School at 7:16 p.m. Friday. Both vehicles were damaged.


–Police were called to a dispute at 118 W. West Washington St. 8:13 p.m. Thursday between the man who lived there and his friends. The dispute extended to an East Lincoln Way residence, with police telling the woman who lived there not to go the West Washington Street home any more. The parties were all well known to police. Police were called to the West Washington Street residence again at 7:49 p.m. Friday, where the resident’s mother, who has control of his finances, said he was not allowed to have anyone staying with him. Police advised her this was a civil matter.

–Police investigated a noise complaint at 324 W. Lincoln Way at 2:54 a.m. Friday and asked the man there to keep the noise down, and he complied.

–A call was received at 3:39 p.m. Friday of a man wearing an orange jail uniform getting into a car across from Numbers Brewing. Police stopped the 38-year-old man, who said was released from the prison in Moundsville, W.Va., three days before and did not having any change of clothes, so the corrections officers let him leave wearing a T shirt and orange prison pants marked “inmate” on the leg.

–A caller reported hearing screaming near the Save A Lot at 10:08 p.m. Sunday, but police did not hear anything or see anything out of place.

–Richard Vecchio, 57, state Route 164, was cited for public intoxication after stopped while riding his bicycle on West Washington Street at 6:14 p.m. Sunday. The two 22-ounce Bud Ice beers in a grocery bag hanging from the bicycle handlebar were dumped out by the officer, who then gave Vecchio a ride home about a mile south of town.

Highway Patrol

–Kelly Reed, 30, of Wellsville, was driving on Old Irondale Road in Yellow Creek Township at 8:04 p.m. Sept. 1 when the left front tire fell off her Wrangler and the vehicle went off the left side of the road. Reed was cited for driving under suspension, failure to control and a seat belt violation. When the trooper arrived he saw the Wrangler being towed by a picked up truck driven by Harley A.W. Gill, 25, also of Wellsville. Gill was cited for OVI.

Perry Township

— A caller at 6:45 p.m. Thursday reported vandalism to a vehicle in the 1100 block of Prospect Street.

— Police were called at 2:13 p.m. Thursday for a truck tire in the road at Depot and the bypass, but no tires were found.

— Police made contact at 9:52 a.m. Thursday on West Pidgeon Road with the owner of a vehicle suspected of involvement in an accident in Salem. Salem Police requested the assistance. The vehicle owner was told to respond to the Salem Police Department to speak with an officer.

— Police responded to a 911 call at 8:53 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Cunningham Road after no one responded on the other end of the call. Police made contact with the caller who had fallen asleep and apparently hit the 911 button.