County Sheriff

— Deputies checked on a 10-year-old boy at the Deer Run Park lot on U.S. Route 62, Butler Township, at 12:07 p.m. Monday. West Branch Schools had been unable to reach the boy, but deputies spoke to both the boy’s parents, who said he was fine. Deputies asked the boy if he was doing his schoolwork and his mother said she was not able to log onto the website. Deputies suggested she call the school and notify them so they can help her.

— A stolen vehicle was reported by the owner on Buzzard Road, Madison Township, at 6:45 p.m. Monday. The owner said his white 2005 Chevy 1500 pickup was taken from his garage. The truck was described as having camo around the bottom of the truck, a camo bug guard and camo rain guards above the windows. The keys had been left in the vehicle.

— A state Route 165, Unity Township, woman reported at 1:13 a.m. Monday another woman was assaulting her.

Highway Patrol

— Benjamin P. Conrad, 18, of Uniontown, went off the left side of the road in a Civic, striking a ditch and overturning while driving on state Route 172 in Hanover Township at 10:55 p.m. Saturday. Conrad and his passenger, Logan Gotter, 17, of North Canton, were wearing seat belts and neither were injured. Firefighters called to the scene saw the pair attempting to remove alcoholic beverages from the car, and the trooper could see an open beer can inside. Conrad was cited for failure to control, underage consumption of alcohol and OVI. Gotter was cited for underage consumption of alcohol.


— Theresa Medure reported March 18 she purchased a case of water at the Dollar General and had placed her wallet on top as she carried it from the store. The wallet must have fallen off and she could not find it. A few minutes later she was notified a $12 charge had been made on her credit card from an online company in Florida, and the next day there was a $27 charge from the Disney Movie Club. Police viewed the security video and saw a woman they knew pick up her wallet. Police also learned the woman — Jessica L. Price, 37, of Youngstown — was staying at the nearby Fleming House group home for troubled women. Fleming House video showed Price arriving with a shopping cart from the Dollar General on the same date and then returning the empty cart. Police confronted Price, who said she threw the wallet into the woods, which she retrieved for them. Price was charged with misdemeanor theft and misuse of a credit.

East Palestine

— An East Clark Street woman reported Monday her teenage daughter was assaulted while at the Family Dollar.

— Police were called to a domestic disturbance on Park Avenue at 12:49 a.m. Monday. The disturbance turned out to be an argument, and no threats occurred.

— Police were called to an Ellis Street home in regard to an unruly 9-year-old child at 11:37 p.m. Sunday.

— A woman from East North Avenue reported Sunday her ex-boyfriend was engaging in telecommunications harassment.

— Police were called to West Main Street at 4:22 p.m. Sunday where two neighbors were arguing about their dogs. At one point the argument became physical and the two women had to be separated by witnesses. The report was forwarded to the county prosecutor’s office.

— A Thomas Street resident called at 2 p.m. Sunday because he wanted a relative there to leave. The man left before police arrived.

— While on patrol an officer saw a woman and her ex-boyfriend arguing outside a Park Avenue home over the lease and the property inside at 4:21 p.m. Saturday. The pair were told this was a civil matter and to contact an attorney.

— The pocket library on South Market Street was reported vandalized Friday.

— A caller reported there were vehicles stopped and people arguing at the intersection of state Routes 165 and 14 in Unity Township at 11:28 a.m. Friday. A man had stopped in an attempt to get a woman in another vehicle to pull over because she was driving so poorly. When the woman tried to drive away, several other vehicles blocked her in. Police remained on the scene until a state trooper arrived to take the report.

St. Clair Township

— Officers responded at 1:29 p.m. Sunday to Walmart, where a subject had returned to his car to find an adhesive sticker had been placed on his front windshield, speaking about his poor parking ability. A stack of the stickers were observed on a neighboring vehicle’s front seat. The man was advised that he couldn’t place stickers on vehicles that fail to park to his standards, and the subject wanted to pursue vandalism charges.

–A female reported that a subject violated a protection order at 1:36 p.m. Sunday at her place of employment, Calcutta Giant Eagle.

East Liverpool

— Police responded at 4:17 a.m. Tuesday to a home in the 2100 block of Michigan Street to investigate a possible domestic disturbance.

— A loud music complaint was reported at 1:22 a.m. Tuesday in the first block of Sullivan Drive.

— Dispatchers sent officers at 4:05 a.m. Tuesday to an address in the 1900 block of Ohio Avenue for a person who was discovered deceased on her couch, who had been complaining of pains in her home. She was transported to a Wellsville funeral home.

— Casey Carter was arrested at 3:19 a.m. Tuesday on a charge of theft without consent, after allegedly failing to pay the $31.60 fare to travel from Middle Alley to Wellsville and back.


— Christina Todd, 41, of 721 N. Ellsworth Ave., was charged with domestic violence, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business after police were called at 9:09 p.m. Monday. As officers were walking up to the home, they could hear an argument and officers saw an intoxicated female becoming aggressive toward a man who was trying to walk away. Officers gave several commands to the woman, Todd, who did not comply and then threatened the man. She tried to approach officers multiple times and was given multiple commands to keep her distance. She was then tased after she refused orders and attempted to walk away from officers. She refused medical treatment and was taken directly to jail.

— Suspicious activity was reported at 8:36 p.m. Monday at East Pershing and South Union where a caller said a male was pushing a female in a wheelchair and she appeared to be tied up. Officers located them and the female was not tied up nor was she in distress. Both were on their way to a friend’s house.

— An officer spoke with a woman from Lexington Avenue by phone at 5:42 p.m. Monday regarding a protection order. She was told the process to apply for an order.

— An officer checked on a motorist trying to flag down police at 12:35 p.m. Monday and learned that the motorist in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue was reporting a break-in and the vehicle in front of him was the suspect vehicle. Officers stopped all people involved and found the incident was in Goshen Township. Goshen Township police responded and spoke to all involved.

Perry Township

— Police spoke with a male and female on station at 12:03 p.m. March 20 in reference to a domestic dispute at a 1400 block Benton Road home. Both individuals said the male punched a hole in the wall during an argument. The male said he would fix the hole within three weeks. The female was advised to contact the police department if he doesn’t fix the hole.

— Police responded to the 1800 block of Allen Road for a report of sexual assault at 4 p.m. March 20. The incident is under investigation.

— A woman from the 500 block of West Pine Lake Road reported at 5:19 p.m. March 20 her brother had been stealing from their mother’s bank account while he was her power of attorney. The incident is under investigation.

— An officer responded to the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 2:47 p.m. Monday in reference to a missing juvenile. The resident said his 15-year-old daughter who is on house arrest had left the home on Friday and had not returned. The resident said he did not know what she was wearing because he did not see her leave. The juvenile was entered into LEADS.

— An officer responded to a 1400 Garfield Road home at 7:36 p.m. Monday in reference to a domestic dispute in which the resident reported her husband returned home intoxicated and called her a name. The officer provided her options in dealing with situation.


— Firefighters were called at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday to a facility in the 2500 block of Bentley Drive for a sprinkler malfunction. No fire or smoke could be seen. The sprinkler dry system tripped due to a malfunction with the system air compressor. The sprinkler was put out of service until repairs could be made, with employees put on fire watch until then.