County Sheriff

— Jacob Bell, Campbell Road was taken into custody on aggravated menacing charges after deputies were called at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in reference to his dogs killing the neighbors’ chickens. While being confronted by one of the neighbors, Bell reportedly became disrespectful, calling her vulgar names. He allegedly told the couple to “go ahead and call the sheriff’s office. I’ll burn your house down.”

— A deputy responded to a report of a break-in at the Potter Camp, Peace Valley Road, Unity Township, at 8:30 a.m. Thursday. A 54-inch Samsung TV was missing.

— A caller at 7843 state Route 45, Center Township, reported at 11 p.m. Tuesday someone was near the woods by her home. No one was found.

— A deputy responded to the Rose Drive Apartments in Lisbon at about 11 a.m. where a woman was reportedly threatening suicide. It was determined she was not.

— A deputy responded to the Tobin Center at about 6 p.m. Monday for a report of a woman jumping into a vehicle and refusing to get out. The woman, who had just been released from jail, said she was cold and asked the man if she could use his phone. The man did and also let her sit in his truck. A family member came to pick up the woman.

— A deputy responded to Hillcrest Road, Yellow Creek Township, at about 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20 for a medical. The person was transported by Lifeteam.

— A woman on Richardson Avenue, Negley, reported at about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday she was assaulted by her live-in, but declined to pursue charges.


— Officers responded to a 700 block Southeast Boulevard home at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday where the resident reported someone she knows had sent her text messages requesting sexual favors or he would post private photos of her online. She said she invited him over and they agreed to delete the photos, but that she wanted the incident documented.

— Officers responded to the 1800 block of Fairview Court at 7:16 a.m. Wednesday in reference to an unknown medical problem in which the caller became unresponsive. The officer arrived with medical personnel and found the caller awake and agitated. The caller was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

— An 800 block South Lincoln Avenue resident reported at 9:38 a.m. Wednesday he put out his trash the previous night and woke to sound of the trash company collecting it. He said that he found the can missing when he went to retrieve it.

— Officers responded to the 1900 block of Painter Road at 12:51 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a tree limb that had fallen. Officers found a large section of a tree hanging on a telephone line and causing a traffic hazard. Officers stood by until the city service department and AT&T cleared the scene.

— An officer responded to a two-vehicle crash in the Giant Eagle parking lot at 1:08 p.m. Wednesday in which a driver entered an intersection from a stopped position on the west side to turn north toward East State Street, colliding with a vehicle pulling from a stopped position on the east side. The first driver reported minor injuries and was transported to the hospital. No citation was issued because the crash happened on private property.

— An anonymous caller reported at 1:31 p.m. Wednesday illegal drug activity in the city. The information was forwarded to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.

— An officer responded tot he 1700 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday where a driver reported being stopped southbound at the railroad tracks when another driver struck her vehicle from behind then fled the scene.

— An officer responded to a 2300 block Oak Street home at 4:52 p.m. Wednesday where the resident reported a tree leaning too close to a house and was worried it might fall on the neighbor’s house. The officer spoke with the property owner who said the tree had been leaning for years.

— An officer responded to the 2400 block of East State Street at 4:53 p.m. Wednesday where a tree had fallen on a vehicle. The owner of the vehicle could not be located.

— Officers responded to the area of North Cunningham Road and Bentley Drive at 6:23 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a suspicious person walking in the field nearby. Officers were unable to find anyone.

— A woman reported on station at 6:44 p.m. Wednesday that a young female had used profanity and called her names after she accidentally struck the female’s vehicle with her door in the 2500 block of East State Street. The complainant said she had her young juvenile granddaughters with her and they were very upset about the incident. She said the female then used profanity with her when she left the store. She was unable to identify the female and officers will review the stores surveillance video to help. The matter is under investigation.

— An officer responded to an 1100 block Cleveland Street home at 7:52 p.m. Wednesday after a caller reported a dog had been outside for a long period of time. The officer found the dog to be fine with food and water. The owner said the dog typically is put out for a while at the same time each day and was about ready to come in.

— Officers responded to a 300 block Ohio Avenue home at 8:05 p.m. Wednesday to search for two missing juveniles at the request of the Youngstown Police Department, but were unable to find the juveniles. The offices also searched Waterworth Memorial Park without success.

— Officers at 8:31 p.m. Wednesday checked the area of West Pershing Street and South Howard Avenue in reference to a loud noise but were unable to hear anything suspicious.

— Officers at 8:33 p.m. Wednesday checked the 500 block of East Second for a suspicious male and found him to be using the WiFi.

— An officer responded to the 900 block of Franklin Avenue at 10:41 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a possible water line break. The officer located and confirmed the break. The water department was notified.

— Seth A. Little, 19, Newgarden Avenue, Salem, was arrested on a Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office warrant for failure to appear on a disorderly conduct charge after officers responded to a 700 block Franklin Avenue residence at 11:17 p.m. Wednesday to perform a warrant check.

— Officers responded to the municipal parking lot across from the Timberlanes Complex on East Pershing Street at 1:24 a.m. Thursday where a woman reported an unknown man had entered the driver’s seat of her vehicle when she unlocked it. Officers found the man still in the vehicle and he was adamant it was his vehicle. The man was found to be intoxicated and had mistaken the vehicle for his own, which was the same color and approximate size parked a couple spots away. The man was advised not to drive and he agreed to rent a room at the inn.

— Officers responded to a 2100 block Southeast Boulevard home at 3:39 a.m. Thursday where the resident said a man she knows was banging on the rear window of the residence. The man left prior to arrival of officers and the woman said she did not want him to return.

— Shane M. Endicott, 29, East Pine Lake, Salem, was cited for driving under suspension after an officer observed him and a passenger sitting in their vehicle in the roadway for several seconds before slowly moving to the side of the road. They said they were looking for a residence in the area.

— An officer responded to a 600 block Deming Street home at 10:35 a.m. Thursday at the request of medical personnel, but found everything to be okay.

— Patrolling officers at 10:46 a.m. Thursday observed a metal shed type building in the roadway. The officers were able to move it onto the curb lawn.

— Officers responded to a 1000 block East Third Street home at 1:41 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported someone had stolen his wallet from inside the residence.

Perry Township

— Police responded to the 1100 block of West Perry Street at 11:38 p.m. Wednesday in reference to someone in a vehicle with a loud exhaust revving the engine and causing a disturbance. An officer located the vehicle and advised the driver to fix the exhaust.

— An officer responded to a possible underage drinking party at a 900 block Somerset Drive home at 1:05 a.m. Thursday after receiving a complaint of loud music and yelling. The officer spoke with the the juveniles and found that they had permission to be at the home owned by one of their aunts. There was no evidence of alcohol on any of the juveniles.


— The fire department responded to a building in the 100 block of South Broadway at 5:19 p.m. Wednesday after bystanders reported a section of the roof was falling. Firefighters found it to be flashing that was partially loose and flapping in the wind. The building’s owner said it would be fixed once the wind died down.

— The fire department responded to a business in the 1400 block of Allen Road at 3:47 a.m. Thursday in reference to a fire alarm, but found painters had accidentally set it off.


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