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Police

Leetonia

— An officer responded to a 300 block Somer Street at 3:37 p.m. Thursday in reference to an open door and found it to have been open for a while. The officer found no one inside and secured the door.

— An officer responded to the Italian American Club on Main Street at 11:47 a.m. Friday in reference to an alarm drop. The officer found the alarm in the kitchen and saw a bird flying around. An employee opened the door and the officer used a spatula to chase the bird out the door.

East Liverpool

— An unwanted subject was removed from the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue at 1 a.m. Dec. 2.

— An unwanted subject was removed from the 600 block of Dresden Avenue at 10:27 p.m. Dec. 1.

— Police investigated a possible theft at 4:39 p.m. Dec. 1 in the BP gas station on Dresden.

— Officers responded at 9:57 p.m. Dec. 1 to a business in the 1300 block of St. Clair Avenue, where there was a disturbance in a parking lot.

–Suspicious activity was reported at 9:13 p.m. Nov. 29 in the 600 block of East 4th Street. Upon investigation, it was just a subject looking for his dog.

–Someone keyed both sides of a woman’s 2018 Suburu Forester sometime after Nov. 27, according to the report filed in the 100 block of Surry Road.

— Alarm drops were reported shortly at 4:48 a.m. Nov. 29 at East Liverpool High School and after midnight Nov. 30 at Milligan Hardware.

–A caller from the 800 block of Crestview Drive reported at 7:48 p.m. Nov. 29 that he heard four to five gunshots behind his home. Officers checked the area, having negative contact≥

–Police responded at 1:15 p.m. Nov. 29 to the 900 block of Bank Street, where a juvenile allegedly broke a window out of a family member’s car.

— Kennith Jordan, no address provided, was arrested at 10:26 p.m. Nov. 29 on charges of possessing drug abuse instruments, no operator’s license, illegal plates and loud exhaust.

— Officers responded to a domestic incident at 8:54 a.m. Nov. 29 in the 1000 block of Bank Street.

–A resident reported at 2:22 a.m. Nov. 28 in the 1800 block of Dakota Street that his money clip containing $58 was stolen from his wallet, which also included his debit card.

–Police performed a welfare check at 7:27 p.m. Nov. 28 in the 300 block of Wilbert Avenue.

— Officers documented a property dispute at 6:16 p.m. Nov. 28 in Fawcett Apartments.

–A subject reported at 1:20 p.m. Nov. 28 that someone stole her purse from her parked car, making off with cash, identification and her debit card.

–Police checked for a warrant subject at 10:04 a.m. Nov. 28 in the 700 block of Dewey Avenue, where they followed up on a tip regarding him staying in a shed next to the house. In the shed, the subject wasn’t present but officers found a makeshift bed and an extension cord run from the house providing electric to the shed.

— Officers were unable to find an impaired subject that was reported at 11:58 p.m. Nov. 28 in the first block of state Route 7 on the road.

— A caller reported at 10:53 p.m. Nov. 29 that a white Cadillac was driving through the area and kept picking up and dropping off people suspiciously. The officer investigated and cleared without incident.

— Officers responded to a domestic at 5:24 p.m. Nov. 30 between male and female subjects in the parking lot of BP over money. Pills, which officers took into custody, will be sent to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation for testing.

–Two vehicles were towed by police order: one parked against the flow of traffic at Minerva and Sophia streets at 1 a.m. Dec. 2 and another at 4th and Monroe with expired plates. Several other were also marked for tow.

— A local woman reported at 8 a.m. Dec. 2 that she was being harassed by an identified subject who has been calling and texting her sexual comments for about two weeks now.

–A North Shadylane woman reported at 6:55 p.m. Dec. 1 that someone entered her unlocked apartment and ransacked it.

–A subject contacted police regarding a break-in at his garage at 4:54 p.m. Nov. 30 in the 900 block of Shadyside Avenue, where a known subject towed several vehicles from the property. He didn’t wish to pursue charges.

— Brock Ward, no address provided, was served at 1:35 a.m. Dec. 2 with warrants for criminal trespass and possession of criminal tools, after being one of two men observed walking behind BP on Dresden with backpacks. Due to the business being closed and sustaining recent break-ins, the two men were investigated≥ The second subject had no warrants reportedly.

Perry Township

— Officers responded at 8:31 p.m. Sunday for a well-being check in the 1100 block of West Perry Street where the homeowner was possibly suicidal. The female caller was concerned for the well-being of juveniles in the house. Officers spoke to the homeowner who said everything was fine and that there’s an ongoing custody dispute between him and the juveniles’ mother.

— Township officers at 6:07 p.m. Sunday were asked to assist Salem Police in attempting to stop a vehicle that was northbound on North Lincoln Avenue continuing toward Perry and Goshen townships. Goshen officers were also notified. Salem terminated the pursuit due to weather and road conditions and so did Perry.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 12:43 a.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of West State Street between a mother and her juvenile daughter. The juvenile said her mother was angry because she was having a relationship with an older male. She was told she has to listen to her mother since she’s a minor. The older sister of the girl said the juvenile could stay with her for the night until things cooled down. The mother said that was fine.

— Police responded at 6:24 p.m. Saturday to the 1100 block of Cunningham Road for a welfare check. There was negative contact.

— A residential alarm was reported at 12:41 p.m. Saturday in the 1300 block of Johnson Avenue. A contractor was working on the residence and it was determined the company was allowed to be there after police spoke to the homeowner. The company came a few days earlier than expected.

— A commercial alarm was reported at 9:57 a.m. Saturday in the 800 block of Main Street, All doors were secure.

— A clerk at Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue reported at 1:15 a.m. Saturday that a vehicle was parked at the gas pumps for an extended amount of time. The operator told police he was coming from work in Cleveland headed to Lisbon and was taking a break from driving. He got fuel and left without incident.

— An unwanted person was reported at 6 p.m. Friday in the 1100 block of West Perry Street. Police spoke with a female who said she was leaving and in the process of finding a ride home. A next door neighbor gave her a ride to her residence.

— A resident at 3:28 p.m. Friday in the 1700 block of Goshen Road reported their mailbox smashed.

— A woman on Beechwood Road spoke with police over the phone regarding domestic issues she’s been having and what steps she could take. She said she had been pushed in the past and was told she could fill out a statement if she wished.

Salem

— The store manager at Taco Bell, 1872 E. State St., reported at 11:17 p.m. Sunday that counterfeit money was unknowingly placed into the register an hour before police were called. The incident was under investigation, with possible charges.

— Candace Fraser, 30, of 193 Rose Ave., was charged with obstruction of official business and taken into custody on a warrant for aggravated possession of drugs after police were called to the 500 block of East Third Street at 9:41 p.m. Sunday for an assault. The female victim was refusing to speak to officers and kept lying about her identity and trying to walk away. She was detained and police discovered the active warrant for her arrest through Columbiana County. The female became cooperative and advised that her boyfriend had assaulted her and ran out of the apartment. She did not want to press charges and refused any medical treatment by KLG or fire department first responders. She was taken to jail.

— A clerk at Family Dollar, 239 W. State St., reported at 9:21 p.m. Sunday that a male entered the store and remained there for an extended time. When he checked out at the register, instructions to a speaker the store sells fell out of his pocket. After he left, the clerk checked the area where the speakers were and located an empty box.

— A Salem man reported at 7:22 p.m. Sunday that his juvenile daughter was touched inappropriately by a known male. The incident was under investigation.

— An officer on patrol at 6:07 p.m. Sunday attempted to initiate a traffic stop with a pickup truck for multiple moving and equipment violations in the 500 block of East Sixth Street. The vehicle traveled east on Sixth Street and then turned left to travel north on North Lincoln Avenue. Officers pursued the vehicle out of the city and during the chase, the vehicle was weaving in and out of heavy traffic with speeds exceeding 90 mph. The vehicle was pursued onto Calla Road in Mahoning County where, due to road and weather conditions, the pursuit was terminated. The incident is under investigation.

— A reckless driver was reported at 5:48 p.m. Sunday on East Fourth Street, but the vehicle was not located.

— An officer spoke to a female in the police station lobby at 4:30 p.m. Sunday about her being touched inappropriately while at work. She said while working at a nursing home, a male who lives at the facility made sexual advances on her while she was cleaning his room. The incident was under further investigation.

— Police were called at 4:03 p.m. Sunday to the 1600 block of Southeast Boulevard to check the well-being of a female. Two people had been involved in a verbal dispute over personal space which turned physical. The man said the female struck him but he did not want to pursue the matter. He had arranged for a ride to get him and his belongings and leave, which she was fine with.

— Mark Lewis Jr., 38, of 963 E. Fourth St., was charged with assault after a man reported at 2:39 p.m. Sunday that his roommate struck him in the face while watching a football game. The male victim was bleeding from his forehead. The accused, identified as Lewis, advised officers that he did strike his roommate in the face but that his strike was not what caused his roommate to bleed. Lewis was processed and taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— A woman reported at 12:31 p.m. Sunday that an unknown person used her credit card at multiple locations without her authorization. She had her card in the morning but said she must have lost it at a local business. The incident is under investigation.

— Police responded at 12:15 p.m. Sunday to the 900 block of Prospect Street where a woman was having a verbal disagreement with her daughter who said she was moving out. Both parties were told their options.

— A parking complaint was reported at 10:56 a.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Euclid where a vehicle was making it hard for neighbors to pull out of their driveway. Police contacted the owner, who said he was leaving shortly.

— Police were called at 10:28 a.m. Sunday to the 400 block of East Eighth Street for a report of a vehicle running parked on the side of the road with an unknown person inside. The female told police she lost her dog somewhere in the area and was sitting there hoping to see the dog.

— A traffic stop for a minor traffic violation was reported at 9:37 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of East Fourth Street. The license plates were seized per the Bureau of Motor Vehicles and the vehicle was towed. The driver had occupational driving privileges.

— An unknown/abandoned vehicle was reported at 9:22 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Cleveland Street where a homeowner wanted it moved. The vehicle owner was contacted and said he would move the vehicle.

— Police responded to Speedway, 175 W. State St., at 7:53 a.m. Sunday for one to be removed. A male was found walking down the road and was told not to return to the business or he could be charged with criminal trespass.

— A 911 hangup call was reported at 6:30 a.m. Sunday in the 800 block of West Perry Street where a man thought he heard people around the home. Upon arrival, he told officers he no longer needed them and everything was ok.

— An alarm was reported at 6:05 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of South Ellsworth Avenue. The business was secure.

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