County Sheriff

— A domestic dispute was reported at a Walnut Street, Rogers, home at 9:05 p.m. Friday. Timothy A. Holden, 62, was charged with domestic violence for assaulting an adult daughter.

— O’Reilly’s in Lisbon reported an unresponsive man in the driver’s seat of his vehicle at 4:48 p.m. Thursday. The man was found to be Raymond Edwards, who had a warrant from Columbiana County. A deputy attempted to place Edwards under arrest, but he fled from him in his vehicle.

— Deputies checked North Shore Drive in Knox Township for a suspicious woman reported at 3:20 p.m. Friday, but they were unable to locate her. Abandoned property was collected for safe keeping.

— The Damascus Dollar General employees reported at 4:51 p.m. Friday, two people came into the store and stole multiple items. The two people were identified and charges filed.

— The manager of Cycle Motion reported at 10:25 a.m. Friday there were five or six people on dirt bikes and four-wheelers in his shop and he wanted them removed. They were doing wheelies on state Route 14, driving fast and carelessly. When deputies arrived, the manager said they has just left about five minutes earlier. Deputies checked the area and found them in a driveway on Rauch Road. They claimed they had just moved into the area from New York and were not familiar with Ohio’s laws about off-road vehicles on the roadway. The laws and consequences were explained and the people were polite and apologetic.

Highway Patrol

–Lindsay Twaddle, 27, of Sebring, was cited for failure to stop an assured distance after she drove into the vehicle in front of her — operated by James E. Burmeister, 61, of Alliance — who was stopped at the intersection of Homeworth Road and U.S. Route 62 in Knox Township at 5:19 p.m. Thursday.

— James Ratti, 25, of New Brighton, Pa., was cited for failure to control after going off the right side of the road and striking a tree while driving on Hamilton Road in Unity Township at 6 p.m. May 23. Ratti was making a delivery for Pizza Hut at the time.


–A caller reported there was a suspicious man walking on East Lincoln Way at 7:14 p.m. Sunday. Police spoke with the man, who explained that he was walking back and forth on the sidewalk as usual.

–Police were called to a West Washington Street home at 9:20 p.m. Saturday after the caller screamed and hung up. Police arrived to hear yelling and screaming and then split up the parties, but neither wanted to press charges.

–Police were called to a home on North Market Street at 7:30 p.m. Friday by a mother who said her son threatened his sister and to vandalize her car. She said he was mad because his “woman” was in jail.

–A burglar alarm went off at an East High Street residence at 2 a.m. May 26, but the home was found to be secure. The key holder was contacted.


–An officer took a report of telecommunication harassment at 2:12 a.m. Sunday.

–Charles McQuillan, 60, was arrested for domestic violence after police responded to West Woodland Avenue at 5:49 p.m. Sunday.


— Police responded at 2:37 a.m. Monday to the 900 block of Barclay for an unknown problem where a resident said an unwanted person knocked on the front door wanting to come inside. After being denied, the person left.

— A barking dog was reported at 12:22 a.m. Monday in the 300 block of West Pershing Street, but all was quiet when police arrived.

— Police responded to the hospital in the 1900 block of East State Street at 12:07 a.m. Monday for a complaint of telephone communications harassment. The caller was advised to block the number. Officers will attempt to contact the other party.

— A woman in the 1400 block of East State Street called with a noise complaint at 11:37 p.m. Sunday, saying her neighbors had been chopping wood with an axe at an unreasonable time. Police spoke to the people who said they were done for the night.

— Police conducted a followup investigation for theft in the area of West Wilson and South Howard at 8:54 p.m. Sunday. Officers were able to locate some stolen property and return it to the owner.

— A man on Brooklyn Avenue reported at 7:53 p.m. Sunday that one of his employees needed a vehicle due to his breaking down so he loaned him one of his vehicles for a couple days while the employee’s was getting fixed. The man’s vehicle was supposed to be returned Thursday, but it had not been returned. The employee lives in Boardman. Police placed a call to him but were unable to make contact. Boardman Police were going to attempt contact.

— Elizabeth Ratcliffe, 18, of West Wilson Street, was cited for failure to yield after allegedly going through a stop sign while eastbound on West Seventh and going through the intersection at Ellsworth Avenue, striking a northbound vehicle driven by Stacey Caldwell, 42, of Countryside Drive, at 6:28 p.m. Sunday. Both drivers said they were ok and signed refusals for treatment. The Ratcliffe vehicle had to be towed.

— Jonah McIntosh, 34, of U.S. Route 62, Damascus, was taken into custody on a warrant for felony drug possession after a traffic stop at 6:17 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of South Union. The warrant was issued by Sebring Police.

— Police were asked at 4:45 p.m. Sunday to check the well-being of two children in the 2500 block of Lexington Avenue, learning the mother smelled like marijuana two days ago. Nobody was home.

— Police in the 1000 block of East Fourth Street for a theft investigation at 2:52 p.m. Sunday found a male trespassing on the property. Due to the home being condemned, the male was trespassed, meaning he’ll be criminally charged if he returns to the property.

— A man in the 900 block of East Fourth Street reported at 2:35 p.m. Sunday that someone entered his garage and took a torch. A vehicle also was entered and money was taken from the cupholder.

— A tenant was reported leaving garbage in another tenant’s area in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue at 2:20 p.m. Sunday. Police spoke to the tenant and advised them to take back the garbage or face a citation.

— Officers assisted Perry Township Police at 12:29 p.m. Sunday with a large fight in the 1100 block of West Perry Street.

— A female told police at 7:50 a.m. Sunday that she was picked up from a Girard hotel and brought to a residence in the city and apparently left her phone at the residence. A male at the residence told police he would contact them if he found the phone.

— Police were called at 7:21 a.m. Sunday to the intersection of East State and Ellsworth for an obstructed roadway. Someone had moved the construction barricades and blocked traffic. The issue was corrected.

— Two dogs were reported running around in the 400 block of Sharp at 6:51 a.m. Sunday. Police located the dogs and the owner and the dogs returned home.

— A loud explosion was reported at 6:17 a.m. Sunday in the 2200 block of Southeast Boulevard, but nothing was found.


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