County Sheriff

— A woman reported at 12:22 p.m. Wednesday someone had shot paintballs at her mother’s Westville Lake Road, Beloit, home. The paintball splatter is on the south side of the house.


— Police responded to a medical call at an East Lincoln Way home at 10:22 a.m. Wednesday, and stood by until an ambulance arrived to transport a man to a local hospital.


— Albert Nahar, 40, of Negley, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday.

— Robert Baird, 31, of Salem, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on Pittsburgh Street at 11:44 a.m. Wednesday.

— Nathaniel Birch, of Canfield, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on Lisbon Street at 2:32 p.m. Wednesday.

— A woman reported that she left her purse in a buggy at Sparkle Market at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday. When she went back to Sparkle, the purse was nowhere to be found. The matter is under investigation.

— An officer spoke with a woman on station about a child-related issue at 5:54 p.m. Wednesday. The matter was forwarded to the responsible jurisdictions.


— An officer responded to the Horizon Home on High Street at 5:22 p.m. Tuesday where the manager reported a resident had not returned from a neighborhood store with other residents and had been missing for approximately an hour. The resident was later found by Perry Township police in the 1200 block of Cunningham Road. The Leetonia officer responded to pick up the resident and return him to the group home.

— An officer responded to a work site on Industry Street at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday where workers reported someone overnight had cut the padlock off a storage trailer and removed a portable generator and wire valued at approximately $900.


— Police responded to the 800 block of South Lundy at 11:48 p.m. Wednesday for a noise complaint. A male resident was told to keep the noise to a minimum.

— Officers were called at 11:05 p.m. Wednesday to the 800 block of East Fifth Street for a well-being check, finding everything ok.

— An unknown noise disturbance was reported at 10:41 p.m. Wednesday at the KSU City Center in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue behind the building. Officers checked and found no signs of entry or other issues.

— Daniel James Baxter, 20, of Washington Avenue, was charged with underage consumption and taken to the Columbiana County jail after turning himself in at the police station at 6:54 p.m. Wednesday for underage consumption of alcohol. A strong odor of alcoholic beverage coming from him. He said he was drunk and admitted to drinking 50 alcoholic beverages over the course of the day.

— A hit/skip was reported at 1:32 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot at Tractor Supply, 2366 E. State St., where a legally parked unoccupied red Dodge van was struck by an unknown object, causing damage to the tailgate area.

— Police were called at 11:04 a.m. Wednesday to the 600 block of South Lincoln Avenue to check the well-being of a female who may have made suicidal remarks. Officers made contact with the woman who said everything was ok and let officers check her phone. Officers did not see anything that would resemble anything suicidal.

— A bad check/fraud situation was reported by a business in the 200 block of West State Street at 10:48 a.m. Wednesday. An employee said a man purchased three vehicles from the business and the checks for payment were written on a closed account.

— The traffic light at West State Street and Benton was reported malfunctioning at 10:09 a.m. Wednesday. The city electrician was notified and responded to repair the issue.

— Phone harassment was reported at 7:55 a.m. Wednesday on Morris Avenue. A woman said she recently ended a relationship and said her ex is continuing to contact her. Police told her to cease all contact and officers will advice the ex the same.

— Amanda McFadden, 38, of Southeast Boulevard, was charged with dog at large after police were called to the 2200 block of Southeast Boulevard for a dog bite incident at 7:49 a.m. Wednesday. A woman said she was outside to let her dogs out when the neighbor’s dog jumped the neighbor’s fence and attacked her dogs. The neighbor’s dog also bit her and her daughter as they were attempting to get it off of their dogs. They declined medical treatment on the scene and said they would seek it after taking their dogs to the veterinary office. The owner of the dog that attacked them was cited.

— Police were called for criminal damaging at 7:38 a.m. Wednesday at KFC, 156 N. Lincoln Ave., where someone damaged the speaker for the drive-thru.


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