County Sheriff

— Deputies were called to a state Route 170, Middleton Township, home at 12:45 a.m. Wednesday where two half-brothers were arguing over family issues. Deputies spoke to the mother and then the brothers, who agreed to settle down for the night.

— A Raley Road, Fairfield Township, woman reported at 11:51 a.m. Wednesday someone was driving through her front yard and spinning the wheels toward the end of the yard, where they exited. It was the second time this has happened. From the mud, it appeared the vehicle turned north once it reentered the roadway.

–Deputies checked on a Metz Road, Columbiana, family at 1:03 p.m. Wednesday after Crestview schools had been unable to reach them and they were supposed to be participants in a program through the school.

— Deputies checked on an Orchard Knoll Drive, Hanover Township, man at 4:30 a.m. June 5, after CARTS came to transport him for his dialysis treatment, but there was no response at the home or by telephone. Deputies found the key sticking in the lock and announced themselves several times before opening the door. The man answered and came out from the back of the home, stating he had over slept. He got dressed and left for his appointment.

— A Fairway Road, Madison Township, woman reported at 4:41 p.m. Wednesday a father and son heave been messaging her and her family, threatening her and her boyfriend. The father had parked a Durango on her property for months and would not remove it from the property. She had it removed and that was when the messages started coming in, threatening to beat up or kill people at her home if someone did not pay for the Durango. She wanted both men to stop messaging her.

–Deputies left a note for a Bon Drive, Knox Township, man at 12:29 p.m. Tuesday after the Munroe Falls police wanted to reach him about something that happened in their area.

–A Main Street, Knox Township, woman reported at 10:13 p.m. Tuesday a child continues to drive a dirt bike on the street, does not follow traffic rules and pulls out in front of vehicles. She was asked to call when she sees him and they also will check the area more often.

–Barnett’s Motel, U.S. Route 62, Salem Township, reported at 9:36 p.m. Tuesday they needed someone removed from the property. He appeared to be having a medical episode and an ambulance was called to transport the man.

–A state Route 517, Fairfield Township, woman reported at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday she has guardianship of her 23-year-old niece, who has left the home. Deputies had spoken to the young woman on Monday, who has said she has a job and a place to stay. Her aunt has had custody of her since she was 15 years old. At this point, the aunt could only provide paperwork from the courts giving her custody of the child, but she claimed the court has paperwork giving her guardianship of the woman as an adult. She was told to obtain that paperwork through the courts and assured her niece was doing fine when deputies had spoken to her.

— Someone reported a person taking pictures of small children at an Apples Way Drive, Fairfield Township home at 6:47 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies learned it was someone from the bank taking photos of the house. The homeowner was upset because no one told them the bank would be there to take photos and there was no markings on the vehicle.

–A Buck Road, Knox Township woman, reported at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday she was receiving threatening messages from her boyfriend’s daughter. The woman said her boyfriend’s daughter let her borrow an air fryer months ago and wants it back now. She sent her boyfriend to the house to get it, but the woman did not hear him at the door. Then the younger woman began sending messages threatening to beat her up. Arrangements were made to return the air fryer.

–A reckless driver was reported in the area of Old Irondale Road, Yellow Creek Township, at 9:20 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies were unable to locate the vehicle.


–Sydney P. Huffnagle, 27, Salem Grange Road, Salem, was charged with littering on public property after reportedly breaking a beer bottle at the corner of South Beaver and West Washington streets at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday. While investigating the complaint, police saw another bottle of Busch beer on West Washington Street and then another inside a fenced-in section of a nearby yard. While cleaning up the broken glass, the officer was told by a person that Huffnagle was responsible.

Liverpool Township

— David Kays, of Ravine Street in East Liverpool, reported at 4:30 p.m June 19 that he had to drive up against a cement divider to miss a northbound semi that swerved into his lane on state Route 11. The semi then continued on and Kays failed to get vehicle information.

— An officer responded at 1:13 p.m. June 19 to the 1200 block of Faulk Avenue to investigate a domestic dispute over property.

— Police were dispatched to the 1700 block of Orchard at 6:38 p.m. June 18 to investigate a domestic again over property.

St. Clair Township

— Brandon Myers, no address listed, will be charged with drug paraphernalia and 12-point suspension, after police had responded to an allegedly drug overdose at 5:34 p.m. Sunday and found him in possession of a socket containing “Choreboy-like” material which is used to smoke crack cocaine.

East Liverpool

— A caller reported at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of North Street that someone vandalized her car.

— Matt Rudder, no address listed, was served with two warrants, after being caught allegedly driving a woman’s vehicle without her permission at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday in the 1400 block of Globe Street.

— Numerous fireworks complaints have been voiced around the city, including near the Ray Street boat yard and East Ninth Street.

— Zachary Young, no address listed, was arrested on warrants at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday in the first block of Gran.

— Dogs were removed from a residence at 12:49 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of St. Clair Avenue.

— Property disputes were reported at 8:37 a.m. Monday in the 1800 block of Lisbon Street and 12:37 a.m. Monday in the 800 block of Oak Street.

— A woman reported at 3:28 p.m. Sunday that someone stole her wallet while she was shopping at downtown East Liverpool Rite Aid.

— A woman reported that two men burglarized her granddaughter’s house Sunday night while she was assisting the woman to bed itythe 800 block of Laura.


— Officers at 4:10 a.m. Thursday located a stolen vehicle in the 400 block of Continental Drive. The vehicle had been stolen out of Newton Falls several hours earlier. Police inventoried the vehicle and had it towed.

— Police at 3:56 a.m. Thursday saw two people walking in the area of North Union and Third, with one a juvenile and one believed to be involved in an incident in Trumbull County. The adult male said he was in Trumbull County earlier, but had nothing to do with the incident. Information will be sent to Trumbull County for the investigation. The juvenile was given a ride home.

— A caller at 11:14 p.m. Wednesday reported several vehicles in and out of the area conducting possible illegal drug activity in the 600 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Police found nothing suspicious.

— Officers responded to Elberon Avenue at 10:10 p.m. Wednesday to assist Perry Township with a suicidal male. The man was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center by KLG.

— Loud persons were reported at 9:31 p.m. Wednesday on Continental Drive. Police spoke with tenants but heard no loud persons.

— An unknown caller at 8:44 p.m. Wednesday reported an intoxicated driver in the 2400 block of East State saying a white truck left a restaurant and the driver and passenger were both intoxicated when they got in the vehicle, which was not located.

— A woman on Sharp called police at 8:25 p.m. Wednesday over concerns of harassment. She gave a statement and an investigation is pending.

— Michael Hamilton, 31, whose last known address was Fourth Street, was taken into custody on Vine Avenue at 7:33 p.m. Wednesday on an active warrant and turned over to a deputy.

— A man from East Pershing reported at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday that he made a payment with Ohio Edison and decided to take a survey. The other person started asking very personal questions that did not pertain to the electric bill so he hung up. He said the other person then called back and started yelling at him and made several threats. Officers were attempting to gather info about the employee.

— Officers responded at 6:24 p.m. Wednesday to the 700 block of East Third Street to check on a man on the ground. EMT personnel were already on the scene and said they happened to be driving past and saw the male seizing on the ground. Narcan was administered and the male became alert. He was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for an evaluation.

— Police were called at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of Fair Avenue for a well-being check requested by an upstairs neighbor concerned due to not seeing an infant there for a few days. Police were unable to make contact.

— Police stopped a vehicle for reported drug activity in the 2200 block of East State at 4:55 p.m. Wednesday and saw a traffic violation. K-9 Simon indicated to the presence of a narcotic odor and police found the driver and passenger in possession of a small amount of contraband, which was seized and destroyed. They each received verbal warnings.

— Police responded to a report of a man down in the 800 block of East Pershing at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, along with Salem fire department first responders and KLG. The person was found alert and treated by medical personnel.

— Police checking on a 911 hangup call at 4:12 p.m. Wednesday discovered a child was playing with a cell phone. Everything was ok.

Perry Township

— Police responded at 10:14 p.m. Wednesday to the 1400 block of Elberon for a male making threats to harm himself. He was voluntarily taken to the hospital by KLG.

— Police were called at 6:42 p.m. Wednesday to the 400 block of Benton Road for a report of a suicidal male who tried to jump in front of a vehicle. The fire department first responders and KLG responded and he was voluntarily taken to the hospital.

— A man in the 800 block of Cunningham Road reported at 2 p.m. Wednesday that the neighbor’s dog was defecating in his yard. He said he already spoke to the dog warden.

— Fireworks were reported at 10:21 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of Conser Drive. A man said he had not been shooting off fireworks, but police saw multiple spent casings containing fireworks next to the house. He was told to stop for the night.


— An officer responded to a 100 block Main Street home at 8:48 a.m. Thursday in reference to a domestic assault and found a female resident with a bloody nose holding a towel to her face. The officer spoke with a male outside who had blood on his knuckles, but the unidentified man would not cooperate with the officer. He was charged with domestic violence and obstructing official business, transported to the Columbiana County Jail and booked as John Doe. The victim declined medical treatment.


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