Highway Patrol

— Bradley Minard, 48, of Kensington, was cited for failure to control a semi in Knox Township for traveling off the side of Rochester Road and striking a ditch and utility pole at 10:56 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30. He was taken by an EMS to a local hospital with suspected minor injuries.

— Kathryn J. Dotson, 40, of Canton, was cited for failure to control after traveling off the right side of U.S. Route 30 in West Township at 8:35 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30. Dotson said she swerved to avoid three deer.

— William E. Koenig, 83, of East Liverpool, was cited for assured clear distance after his Ford F-150 struck the stopped Ford F-150 of Justin S. Hoover, 27, of East Liverpool on state Route 7 in Middleton Township at 12:02 p.m. Friday. Koenig said he stopped quickly, but not in time.


— Nathaniel S. Lopez, 19, of New Waterford, was stopped for a traffic violation, and a juvenile passenger was arrested for curfew and possession of drug paraphernalia at 5:00 p.m. Saturday. Lopez will be referred for charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

— Ross Chaplow, 37, of Columbiana, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on North Main Street at 3:04 p.m. Saturday.

— Police witnessed a juvenile attempt to steal a license plate bracket from the Corner Stone Trucks parking lot at 2:47 p.m. Saturday. Police spoke with the juvenile and the juveniles parents about the incident.

— Martin White, 46, of East Palestine was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on McCloskey Road at 3:14 p.m. Sunday.

— Someone reported an injured deer along state Route 14 at 12:04 a.m. Sunday. An officer determined the deer was injured and was euthanized to reduce pain and suffering.


–Jack L. Dunham Jr., 58, Riffle Road, New Waterford, was cited for public intoxication after a caller reported a man was stumbling about while knocking on the doors on South Market Street at 11 p.m. Friday. Dunham said after he left Coaches Burger Bar he noticed he was missing $80 and was going up and down the street looking for it. This was the third time police had dealt with Dunham for being intoxicated in public. He was given a ride home to where he was staying on on Jefferson Street.

–Police were called to a home on East Washington Street at 12:44 a.m. Saturday to stand by a woman while who fell was transported by ambulance to a local hospital.

— Police found a man walking along North Market Street and North Park Avenue at 4 a.m. Saturday and he told the officer he was looking for some money he lost earlier. The officer took the man to his apartment on Lee Avenue and returned to look for the money in the town square but did not find any.

–Richard Barnhouse, West Pine Street, reported Saturday someone vandalized his 2006 Trail Blazer. Police found rocks on the hood and roof of the SUV, and there was a long crack in the windshield. Barnhouse believes he knows who is responsible.

County Sheriff

— A McGavern Road, Washington Township, woman reported at 2:19 a.m. Sunday, there was a party at their home and a woman, who was highly intoxicated, was attempting to leave in her vehicle. Deputies spoke with the woman and explained she can not leave in her vehicle if she was intoxicated. She agreed to sleep there and leave in the morning.

– Loud music was reported coming from a home at the Breezeway Mobile Manor, state Route 558, Salem Township, at 7:10 a.m. Saturday. Deputies found no loud music.

— Someone reported an alarm at Deibel Manufacturing, Esterly Drive, Fairfield Township, at 6:10 a.m. Saturday. All the doors and windows of the office and shop were secured, at least at the ground level.

— A domestic dispute was reported at the soccer fields at Guilford Lake at 9:24 a.m. Saturday. A divorced couple, whose son had a soccer game, exchanged words after the daughter wanted to go sit with her father and his parents, but the mother did not want her to go over there because it was her weekend and not their fathers’. The mother then walked away so as not to cause a scene.

–A Butler Grange Road, Butler Township, man reported at 11:24 a.m. Saturday someone used his information to obtain a PayPal credit card through Synchrony Bank. The person used the card to charge $90 to Helium Express at total of eight times. The bank and credit card company placed a hold on the account.

— A Knox School Road, Knox Township, woman reported at 3:36 p.m. Thursday her ex-fiance and his ex-wife got into her home to get his belongings. Because his name is on the lease, deputies explained to the woman it is a civil matter.

— A Rose Drive, Center Township, man reported at 8:05 p.m. Thursday another man was threatening him.

— A domestic dispute was reported at a home on Grant Street, Rogers, at 10:33 p.m. Sunday. Both signed a refusal to prosecute.


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