County Sheriff

— Someone reported at a South 12th Street address in Knox Township at 12:57 p.m. Wednesday there were multiple cows in a field with their ribs showing and a dead cow in the field. Deputies spoke to the homeowner, who rents the field out to a third party so the cows do not belong to her. Deputies found seven cows in a pasture next to a full round bale feeder. All the cows appeared to be in good health and no deceased animal was found.

— A U.S. Route 30, West Township resident reported at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, his neighbors were threatening and harassing him. On Tuesday night, the resident said he made eye contact through the window with one of the neighbors and then received a text message saying “keep it up buddy.”


— Police were called to Save A Lot parking lot at 2 p.m. Tuesday about a dispute between a couple known to the officers. Police heard them out and told the couple to stay away from each other, advising the one to go home to her apartment.


— Officers investigated a dispute that occurred at a middle school basketball game at 7:12 p.m. Wednesday.

— A woman reported a disturbance on Old North Street at 5:53 a.m. Wednesday.

East Palestine

— Acting on several complaints from the Solid Waste District, officers issued littering citations to anyone seen placing unacceptable items in and around the recycling bins at 4:57 p.m. Saturday. The officers will continue to monitor the situation.

— Police conducted a consent search in the parking lot of Dairy Queen and located a bag containing white powder substance at 6:51 p.m. Wednesday. The substance will be sent for lab testing with charges pending.

— Police were called to the parking lot of Family Dollar for a report of two women fighting at 3:46 p.m. Wednesday. Police located the two nearby and neither wanted to press charges.

— Brandon E. Hacker, 26, was charged with disorderly conduct for yelling and breaking his sister’s phone in the Huntington Bank parking lot at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday.

— A woman reported a traffic crash in the Sparkle parking lot at 5:53 p.m. Monday. The matter is under investigation.

— A man reported hitting a deer on South Market Street at 5:32 a.m. Monday.

— An Oak Street resident reported his pickup truck was egged sometime overnight Saturday.

— An officer located three juveniles in a car parked at the upper baseball field at 4:17 a.m. Sunday. They were warned about park hours and curfew, and the mother was contacted to inform her about their whereabouts.

— Joe Altenberg was cited for unreasonable sound amplification when an officer was dispatched to Clearwood Creek Mobile Park after receiving a loud music complaint at 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

— Officers were dispatched to the South Market Street for a report of a vehicle hitting a deer at 8:10 p.m. Saturday.

— John Gibson, 29, was cited for unsecure load after a large metal plate fell out of his truck onto Market Street 9:01 a.m. Saturday.


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