County Sheriff

— A man who lives on East Main Street, Salineville, reported Sunday being assaulted by his ex-boyfriend, but he declined to press charges.

— Deputies were called to a vehicle fire on Bell Road, Elkrun Township, at 1 p.m. Monday. They remained until the Lisbon Fire Department arrived.

— A resident of Bell Road, Elkrun Township, reported having problems with his neighbor, who he accused of vandalizing his mail box. The man was drunk and told to stop by the office after he sobered up. He was advised of his civil options.


— John Demart, 61, was arrested on a warrant from Boardman Township for violating a protection order at 1:01 p.m. Monday.

— Officers checked on a vehicle that was parked on the side of Windjammer near Dollar General at 6:48 a.m. Monday. Contact was made with the owner, who advised the vehicle had ran out of gas and they would have it moved shortly.

Highway Patrol

— Stephen T. Westover, 29, of Rogers, was cited for failure to control when he drove off the side of state Route 154 in Middleton Township and struck a ditch at 9:30 p.m. Friday.


— Police were called to the Circle K at 3 a.m. Tuesday about a drunken man trying to get into the locked beer cooler. When the officer arrived he saw a man later identified as Harold Beadnell getting into the passenger side of a pickup truck with a large open can of Busch Light beer next to him. Beadnell said the beer was his. Both the driver and Beadnell were administered breathalyzer tests and the driver blew .00. Beadnell, 52, of Bergholz, tested .236 and was cited for open container.

East Palestine

— An officer responded to the 1000 block of North Market at 1:42 a.m. Saturday in reference to a resident using a backhoe that was very loud. The officer told him to stop the work.

— Officers responded to the 100 block of South Market Street at 9:51 p.m. Saturday in reference to loud music and people shouting at vehicles. Officers located the party and told the residents to keep the noise down.

— Officers responded to the 1000 block of North Market Street at 12:24 a.m. Sunday in reference to a dune buggy being driven in the roadway causing lots of noise. The officers were unable to find the dune buggy.

— A 100 block business employee reported at 3:23 a.m. Sunday someone drove over the curb and struck the building, then fled the scene. The matter is under investigation.

— A woman reported at 5:47 p.m. Sunday her granddaughter was bitten by a dog on East Taggart Street while they were walking on the sidewalk.

— An Ellis Street resident reported her grandson being unruly Sunday.

— A man reported at 8:19 p.m. Sunday his zero-turn mower was stolen off his trailer from an East Clark home.

— A concerned citizen reported at 10:01 p.m. Sunday a suspicious vehicle sitting on Valley. Officers found it was someone visiting a resident close by.

— A 700 block North Market Street resident reported at 10:46 p.m. Sunday a neighbor’s dog had entered their yard and was fighting with their dog.

— An officer spoke with someone from East Main Street at 11:58 p.m. Sunday who was having personal issues and needed to speak with someone. The person eventually calmed down and there were no further issues.

— An officer assisted a 200 block West Martin Street resident with a fence at her residence. The resident was concerned that her dog would get out.

— Officers responded to the 400 block of East Highland Avenue at 2:54 p.m. Monday in reference to a property dispute in which a resident claimed a neighbor had cut down a vine that grows on a fence between the two properties. The resident claimed the fence is on her property and the neighbor claimed it is on his. The neighbor also said he only cut the vine on his side of the fence. They were advised to have a survey done of the properties.

East Liverpool

— John Vogel was arrested at 4:05 a.m. Tuesday on a charge of disorderly conduct while intoxicated, after being discovered allegedly passed out in a vehicle parked in the Marathon lost on St. Clair Avenue and exhibiting signs of impairment from alcoholic beverages.

Liverpool Township

— A woman in the 2200 block of Lisbon Street reported her son’s bicycle was taken sometime Sunday. It was blue with grey handlebars.

— Dirt bikes operating on Ruth Street was investigated at 6:20 p.m. Sunday, but none was found.

— A loud music complaint was filed at midnight Sunday in the 190 block of Fisher.

— A domestic complaint was investigated at 10:49 p.m. Saturday in the 1900 block of Campground Road. Upon arrival, the officer said he could see through the front glass that Glen Ferry was punching a woman in the nose and choking her as she kicked and scratched back. Both people appeared to be highly intoxicated, and the woman had visible injuries. She was taken to the hospital for evaluation.

— A male subject reported at 11 a.m. Monday that his son was bit by a dog in the rear lot of LaCroft Nazarene Church. the dog’s owner admitted that although his dog did bite the 11-year-old boy, the child had hid, jumping out and running towards the dog. The dog warden was notified. The boy’s injuries appeared to not be serious.

Perry Township

— An officer doing a business check at 2:41 a.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of West State Street noticed two vehicles in the lot that weren’t there during an earlier check. A short time later, the officer saw a company truck pull into the lot, learning the vehicles belonged to employees out for storm damage on state Route 172.

— Police were called at 11:46 p.m. Monday to Bethel Drive for a woman threatening to harm herself. Officers spoke to the woman who was having problems with her ex-boyfriend and said she cut an X into her skin over her heart because she was upset. EMT ambulance transported her to Salem Regional Medical Center to be evaluated and treated.

— Police responded to the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 10:17 p.m. Monday for a well-being check requested by the Florida Department of Children Services. Police found the children to be ok.

— Police were called at 4:42 p.m. Monday to the 1100 block of Elberon Avenue for a fire complaint. The fire department was on the scene and officers weren’t needed.

— A theft was reported at 10:35 a.m. Monday at a business in the 1700 block of West State Street where multiple items were stolen from company trucks. No damage was reported to the trucks.


— A domestic dispute was reported at 4:20 a.m. Tuesday in the 2200 block of Southeast Boulevard where a man said his girlfriend stole his phone and was walking down the sidewalk. Officers located the female, who was intoxicated, and she denied having his phone. Both parties agreed to go to sleep and stay away from each other the rest of the night.

— Several suspicious people were reported at 1:23 a.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Mullins where security officers said two males were located inside the factory but ran from security. Police checked inside and outside but did not locate anyone.

— Police and fire personnel were called at 8:38 p.m. Monday to a burning complaint in the 900 block of Franklin after a caller expressed a safety concern due to the height of the flame. The fire appeared maintained and within the city ordinance.

— A passing motorist at 7:18 p.m. Monday reported a fire hydrant being blocked by trash in the 700 block of Aetna Street. The hydrant was found to be partially blocked but still accessible. The resident was told about the complaint and moved a few boxes further away so there was full access to the hydrant.

— A drone located in the parking lot across from the police department was turned over to police Monday.

— Police responded at 4:13 p.m. Monday to the 200 block of East Fourth Street for a neighbor dispute. A woman said her neighbor threw fireworks to the ground that made a pop sound indoors and scared her animals. Police contacted the neighbor and told the person to stop.

— Charlene Menegos, 50, of Pembrooke Drive, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after her northbound vehicle struck the rear of a northbound police vehicle which was stopped in traffic at 3:30 p.m. Monday on South Lincoln Avenue. No injuries were reported. Her vehicle was towed due to disabling damage and the city vehicle sustained functional damage.

— A domestic in progress was reported at 3:18 p.m. Monday in the 900 block of Barclay. The incident was verbal only and the female half left.

— A speed limit sign was reported knocked down at 1:33 p.m. Monday at Park Avenue and Pershing. Tracks were found in the grass but no other signs of the vehicle that hit the sign were found. A new sign was put up.

— A clerk at Smith Oil reported at 11:42 a.m. Monday that someone in a black Chrysler van left without paying for $38.79 worth of gas.

—- A caller at 6:57 p.m. Monday reported juveniles riding bikes in between cars in the area of South Lundy and Franklin. Officers told juveniles to stay off the road when cars were passing by.

— Property recovered in the 1000 block of West State at 9:27 a.m. Monday was brought to the station.

— An audible alarm was reported at 4:53 a.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of Salem Parkway. The key holder said they were opening in 5 minutes and were having alarm issues. Employee vehicles were already in the lot.

— Police were called at 9:10 a.m. Monday to check the welfare of a resident in the 100 block of Roosevelt. The man said he was fine.

— Chester Meade, 51, of Salem, was cited for dog at large after police were called at 8:59 a.m. Monday to the 300 block of Morgan Court where a dog bit another dog. The owner of the other dog was taking it to the emergency vet. Police were unable to locate the suspect dog but then got a better location and tracked down the owner, citing him.

— A dispute in progress was reported at 7:59 a.m. Monday in the 700 block of East Fourth Street over property. One person left and returned home to Vine Street. No physical violence occurred.

— Officers were flagged down at 6:27 a.m. Monday regarding a possibly sick or injured raccoon in the 2800 block of East State Street. Officers checked the area and had the health department contacted.

— A man reported at 6:16 a.m. Monday that he couldn’t reach another person he knew. Officers said they would try to reach him.

— A dog was reported at large in the 900 block of Park Avenue at 12:47 p.m. Monday, but was not found.

— A 48-hour tag was placed on a vehicle and trailer parked on East Sixth Street at 10:57 a.m. Monday for an extended time. The vehicle will be towed unless moved.

Police responded at 10:32 a.m. Monday to the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue to check the well-being of a resident. Police made contact and told the resident to contact the caller.


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