–Police were called to the BP station at 1 p.m. Oct. 27 because a woman who showed up kept going into the bathroom. The woman was standing outside and identified as someone with drug offense convictions. She said she was going in and out of the bathroom to fix her makeup after she was thrown out of the Frola Hotel for refusing to have sex with a man she was staying with. Her ex-boyfriend gave her a ride to the BP, and she was going to walk to the nearby county Mental Health Center to find a place to stay. Police told her she needed to move on, but a clerk at BP called back to say the woman had now attempted to to enter the bathroom with a customer’s husband. Police returned and this time the woman left.

–Police were called to the Sunoco station at 5:17 p.m. Monday about a drunken customer riding a bicycle. The man denied arguing with customers, nor was there any robbery or theft. The Sunoco manager then told the man he was no longer allowed in there because he always shows up drunk and then yells and argues with customers. The man told the next time he shows up he would be arrested for trespassing, and police then drove him home.

–Police were asked to check on the welfare of a juvenile who lives on Harrison Street at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The juvenile appeared fine and that was relayed to the caller.

–Frank Delligatti reported Thursday his rental property on Sherman Street was broken into, and his tools and cleaning equipment were stolen.

Highway Patrol

— Kaleb A. Tallent of East Liverpool was driving on U.S. Route 30 in Madison Township at 12:14 p.m. Tuesday when he tried to pass a vehicle and lost control and struck a guardrail. He was charged with failure to control.

Sheriff’s Office

— An Amazon driver in the 8000 block of Rochester Road reported at 12:33 p.m. Thursday someone threw a rock through his back window. After the matter was investigated, it was determined the driver actually backed into a mailbox in the 28000 block of Winona Road. The owner of the mailbox also filed a report about the mailbox being struck at 1:18 p.m. Thursday. Charges involving falsification and leaving the scene of an accident are pending against the Amazon driver.

— A disabled garbage truck was reported on Signal Road near state Route 558 at 6:55 p.m. Wednesday. The truck was being towed when deputies arrived.


— Police responded to an alarm at 10:49 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Prospect Street, finding the building secure.

— A domestic in progress was reported at 10:18 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of South Lundy Avenue where a male and female were separated by police and the female said that during an argument, her boyfriend kicked a mirror, breaking it and injuring his foot, causing it to bleed. She said no physical violence occurred. The male refused medical attention and they were told to stay separated for the evening.

— Police were called at 10 p.m. Thursday to the 1000 block of East State Street where a large vehicle jack fell out of a passing truck and was moved from the road by employees at a nearby business. Officers took the jack to the police lost and found.

— A domestic was reported at 9:55 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of South Lundy Avenue where parties said there was an argument over family issues. Both denied anything physical occurred and said no threats were made.

— Telecommunications harassment was reported at 8:15 p.m. Thursday in the 600 block of North Howard Avenue where several people were sending harassing messages through social media to a woman. The incident is under investigation.

— A woman in the 300 block of South Ellsworth Avenue reported at 7:20 p.m. Thursday that several people were sending her harassing messages and she continued to block them on several different social media accounts. They were contacted by police and told to stop all contact with her.

— A fight was reported at 5:42 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of East State Street. Police found there were juveniles only playing around.

— A reckless driver was reported at 4:49 p.m. Thursday on East State Street, but the vehicle was not found.

— A woman in the 600 block of East Euclid Street reported at 4:43 p.m. Thursday that her son told her that someone who he had been playing video games with hacked into their WiFi because they beat him at a game. Officers explained it was possible for someone to get their IP address but all they had to do was contact their Internet provider and they should be able to fix the issue.

— Police responded at 4:36 p.m. Thursday to the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard to check the well-being of the homeowner who was allegedly receiving threats from an out-of-state relative. The homeowner said everything was ok.

— A possible sink hole was reported at the intersection of Franklin Avenue and Aetna Street at 4:08 p.m. Thursday. Police located a patch of roadway that needs repaired that had markings on it to be repaired.

— Trevor Lodge, 25, of 672 Howard Ave., was charged with criminal damaging after police were called at 3:52 p.m. Thursday to the 600 block of North Howard Avenue for another altercation. Police located four people involved and found a vehicle damaged. Officers obtained statements from the alleged victims and suspects in the incident refused to provide statements. During a followup investigation later in the day, Lodge was arrested.

— A fence in the 100 block of South Ellsworth Avenue was reported damaged at 3:04 p.m. Thursday. The incident involved a vehicle owned by the property owner, who did not want anything done.

— Miller Pipeline called at 3:03 p.m. Thursday to report juveniles walked through wet cement in the 900 block of East Fifth Street. There was a witness who yelled at the kids and was able to identify one of them. The incident was under investigation.

— Solicitors were reported at 1:50 p.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of West State Street. Two people were located and told they needed a permit.

— A woman in the 900 block of East Third Street reported at 11:31 a.m. Thursday that money was taken out of her bank account and she was worried someone had her identity. She already contacted her bank.

— A woman in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 10:32 a.m. Thursday that she was being harassed by the building manager. She was told her options.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported parked in the 900 block of South Avenue since last Saturday at 8:41 a.m. Thursday. The owner was contacted and the vehicle will be moved.

Hancock County Sheriff

— Jessie Hall, 37, Beaver Pa., was cited for DUI on Sunday, Nov. 10.

— Justin Johnson, 37, New Cumberland was cited for domestic battery on Wednesday.

— Homer Pirice Jr. 47, Weirton, was cited for petty larceny, domestic battery second offense and capias warrant for failure to appear on Thursday.


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