County Sheriff

— A man reported at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday his brother previously left on a motorcycle heading to Columbus to visit a friend, but he was supposed to be back home on Wednesday. A missing person’s report was filed for Kevin Ray Adams.

— An assault was reported at a Pancake-Clarkson Road, Middleton Township, address, where a woman said she was assaulted by another woman. She did not want to file charges, but she asked for a report to be on file at 6:43 p.m. Wednesday.

— A Hadley Road, Unity Township, woman reported she was in severe pain and having trouble dealing with it. She was transported by New Waterford EMS to Mercy Hospital in Boardman.

— Prowlers were reported in the area of Waterford Road, Unity Township, at 1 a.m. Thursday. Deputies checked the area, including at the church across the street, but no one was found.

— Deputies checked for prowlers in the area of the 39000 block of state Route 39, Washington Township, at 11:40 p.m. Wednesday, but did not locate anyone.

— East Palestine police and the sheriff’s office responded to Grimm’s Crane Service, Brookdale Avenue, at 10:51 p.m. Tuesday, where a woman was reportedly screaming. A couple were involved in an argument and the woman was intoxicated. She had tripped over a gate in the barn and cut her face, but she declined needing EMS. Both agreed to calm down and avoid a return trip by authorities, which would result in arrests.

Highway Patrol

— Katherine C. Willis, 55, of Toronto, stopped on Crawford Road in Yellow Creek Township at 3:20 a.m. Tuesday to spit something out, and when she did a vehicle coming the other direction struck her open door. Willis, who works security at a nearby construction site, said the other vehicle — a green Ford Ranger — kept going and she gave chase but lost it after a while.


— Tara M. Shepard, 35, Jennings Avenue, Salem, was cited for driving without a valid license and possessing marijuana paraphernalia following a traffic stop near the Circle K at 11:43 p.m. Monday.


— An officer responded to the 100 block of Lisbon-Canfield Road at 11:03 a.m. Monday to assist the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office with a suspect who had fought and fled while deputies were attempting to serve a warrant. Officers searched miles of area and eventually located the suspect in a van near a residence owned by the suspect’s friend. He was taken into custody by deputies and taken to the jail.

— An officer responded to a 300 block Somer Street home at 8:33 p.m. Monday in reference to a possible domestic dispute. The resident said his wife had problems with her ex and was upset, and that she had opened the door, striking a table and breaking the panel. The wife said she was fine.

— An officer responded with assistance from Columbiana police to area of Waddell and Spruce streets at 8:54 p.m. Wednesday in reference to people yelling in the street. The officer spoke with the people who said one of them was upset in reference to a family issue. They entered a home to stay the night and were told to contact the department if anyone arrives to bother them.

— An officer responded to the 100 block Lisbon Street at 9:35 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a stopped vehicle and saw the hood up. The driver said it had overheated and her husband had put water in the overflow tank. Since she was near her home, she was advised to start the car and go there to work on it.

East Liverpool

— A female caller reported at 2:41 a.m. Wednesday that her ex-boyfriend was staying in the apartment next to her at Woodland Hills in violation to a no contact order. She was advised to seek a temporary restaining order.

— Shannon Johnson, no address listed, was cited at 1:58 a.m. Wednesday for driving under suspension in front of Walnut Lanes. During an inventory incident to tow, officers also found two joints and four non-controlled substances. An orange round pill was logged into evidence and the remainder destroyed on station.

— Police responded at 1:03 a.m. Wednesday to a domestic over property in the 2400 block of St. Clair Avenue.


— Mary Maraviova, no address listed, was arrested at 1:15 a.m. May 22 in the 1700 block of Clark Avenue on a disorderly conduct while intoxicated charge. Police responded to the area for an intoxicated woman banging on doors. She allegedly admitted she had been drinking and had “lost” her girlfriend and wanted to borrow someone’s phone.

Perry Township

— An abandoned vehicle was reported at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of West State Street at Country Saw & Knife. Police made contact with the registered owner, who said the vehicle broke down. Sinsley’s towed the vehicle to the owner’s residence.

— Donald Hall, 34, and Kaine Copeland, 29, both of the 1100 block of West Perry Street, were each charged with assault and disorderly conduct after police were called at 4:31 p.m. Monday to West Perry for an active domestic. Both were found highly intoxicated and both claimed being assaulted by the other and had visible marks. They were charged and taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— Police responded at 2:43 p.m. Monday to the 1200 block of Depot Road to speak with a resident about an ongoing neighbor dispute. The woman said her neighbor was walking around in his yard making grunting noises.


— A suspicious male was reported sitting across the street against a building concealed near a bush on North Lincoln at 1:42 a.m. Thursday. Officers located him. He said he was just enjoying the evening but was also found intoxicated. He was given a ride so he could safely make it home.

— A suspicious SUV was reported parked in a lot in the 400 block of Prospect Street at 11:34 p.m. Wednesday. Police made contact with the owner who said he and a female were just talking.

— A caller at 11:18 p.m. Wednesday reported juveniles running down the street with a stop sign at North Lundy and East Third. They weren’t found and no signs were observed missing after several streets were checked.

— Police were called at 10:55 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of West Wilson Street for a person to be removed. The homeowner said he wanted a female out of his home. She’s not a legal resident under Ohio law and was asked to gather her property and leave. Police noticed she was walking with a limp and fell to the ground numerous times. She said she may have consumed a narcotic but wasn’t sure what kind. Fire department first responders and EMT arrived and she was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center.

— Suspicious activity was reported at 10:44 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of East State Street where a female appeared to be walking into traffic intoxicated. Officers spoke to her and learned she crossed the street, but was not intoxicated.

— A child was reported in the street at 8:44 p.m. Wednesday at North Lundy and Fourth. Police told the parents to keep an eye on the child and keep the child out of the street.

— A woman reported at 8:09 p.m. Wednesday that a female who had been trying to cause problems with her tried to run her off the road on East State Street near Cunningham Road. The vehicle was a white Dodge truck. The woman was told how to get a protection order.

— Officers responded at 7:44 p.m. Wednesday to Snyder Road to assist Perry Township Police, who had a suspect run from them. The person ran past a cruiser and continued to flee on foot but was apprehended. Township police responded and took the person into custody and took her to jail. Her name wasn’t listed on the report since Perry handled the arrest.

— A resident on Fairview Avenue reported at 7:39 p.m. Wednesday that their garage door was struck by a young juvenile riding a dirt bike. The garage door sustained damage, but the child wasn’t injured. The resident and child’s parents had an agreement that the door would get fixed.

— Police were called at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday to the 1300 block of East State Street for a report of a male swinging an axe and hitting signs. Police arrived and learned it was just a man doing yard work.

— A well-being check was requested at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday on a female resident at the Smith Center Apartments. The caller called back and said she spoke to the female who said she was ok.

— A woman at 6:19 p.m. Wednesday asked officers to stand by while an eviction notice was served at an East School Street property.

— A suspicious person was reported at 4:01 p.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Buckeye Avenue where a male said a vehicle stopped in front of his and his neighbor’s homes and someone was taking photos.

— Police checked on a parking complaint on Newgarden Avenue at 4 p.m. Wednesday. The owner of a truck was just leaving and received a verbal warning about parking on a prohibited street.

— Police responded with fire department first responders and EMT to a medical at 2:53 p.m. Wednesday at Speedway on West State where a man fell in the parking lot and was bleeding.

— A man in the 100 block of Second Street reported at 2:22 p.m. Wednesday that someone may have hit his vehicle with a motorcycle. The vehicle had been parked and unoccupied.

— Officers responded at 1:59 p.m. Wednesday to the area of Sharp and Prospect to locate a man who allegedly had been making homicidal and suicidal comments. The man was located and a traffic stop initiated. The man in question had a knife and refused to drop it. Officers continued speaking with the man who at one point hit the gas as if to ram the cruiser. The man ultimately attempted to flee with the knife in hand and a taser was deployed. He was handcuffed and taken into custody, with fire department first responders and KLG responding. He was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center and pink slipped by police at the hospital to force him to stay. Alleged narcotics were found in the vehicle and sent for testing, with possible charges pending. Police had been called earlier at 12:37 p.m. Wednesday to the 200 block of Elm Avenue regarding comments made by a known male.

— A wallet found on North Ellsworth was turned over to police at 1:26 p.m. Wednesday.

— A dog was reported at large on Newgarden Avenue at 10:56 a.m. Wednesday. The caller was able to get a leash on the dog who seemed friendly. Officers were able to locate the owner with the dog ID and the owner picked the dog up.


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