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POLICE

Leetonia

— An officer responded to a report of loud music at the Tipsy Cow on Madison Street at 12:56 a.m. July 9 and could hear the music from the street. The officer spoke with the DJ who said it was the last song. The officer also shut the door to the business and advised an employee of the complaint. The officer then drove around and returned to find the music still loud and the door open again. The officer called the DJ and employee outside and they said it was the last song again. The officer cleared the scene, then patrolled the area once more, but found the noise had stopped.

— A Main Street resident reported on station at 4:34 a.m. July 16 that he wanted to harm himself and had been sitting on the railroad tracks waiting for a train to come, then began punching concrete. The man was intoxicated and was voluntarily transported to a hospital for evaluation.

— An officer responded to the Tipsy Cow on Madison Street at 1:11 a.m. Saturday in reference to yelling. The officer could hear the yelling from the parking lot and found people on the patio where the yelling was coming from. The officer advised them to keep the noise down.

— A Lisbon resident reported on station at 9:25 a.m. Saturday her husband who lives in Washingtonville made her flee for her life and leave her children with him. A Washingtonville officer arrived and after talking with her and checking on her husband and children, determined she was suffering from a mental issue.

— Shane J. Linden, 41, Crestview Road, Leetonia, was charged with criminal trespass, fleeing and eluding, driving under suspension, no ATV registration and prohibited operation on the roadway after a patrolling officer attempted to stop him while he was driving a dirtbike on Columbia Street at 4:26 p.m. Saturday. Linden also reportedly signaled from the driver of a four-wheeler with him to flee from the officer. The officer lost sight of the ATVs after the drivers cut through yards. Linden was identified following an anonymous tip and the driver of the four-wheeler was identified as a 15-year-old. No charges were filed against the juvenile driver or his 18-year-old passenger.

— An officer responded with Columbiana police to a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Spruce Street at 1:33 a.m. Sunday. The female resident said she had been in a verbal dispute with her boyfriend and he wanted her out of the house. She said no threats or violence occurred. She was advised to stay with someone else for the night if possible.

— An officer accompanied a Cherry Fork Road resident retrieve his son from a Chestnut Street home at 10:15 p.m. Sunday after the resident learned his son had lied about where he was staying.

— An officer responded to the 400 block of Honey Lane at 6:08 a.m. Monday where a woman reported finding an elderly male lying in the roadway of South County Road and taking him to her son’s house. The male seemed confused and did not know where he lived. The officer contacted paramedics to check on the man and learned that the man’s wife had reported him missing to the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office. The wife responded to the scene and said that he had been sleeping downstairs and when she woke up that morning he was gone. The man refused medical treatment and was turned over to his wife.

Salem

— A caller at 2:35 a.m. Tuesday reported someone yelling out back near a wooded area in the 700 block of North Lincoln. No one was found.

— At 2:23 a.m. Tuesday, police responded to the 900 block of East Sixth Street for an alleged dispute called in by Boardman Township dispatch. Officers spoke to someone who said the person in question had not been there anytime recently.

— Domingo Garcia Tziquin, 30, of West Pershing Street was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 12:53 a.m. Tuesday on Penn Avenue near Columbia. The vehicle was towed and the occupants walked home.

— Police discovered an unsecured vehicle in the 600 block of Superior Avenue at 12:06 a.m. Tuesday with the keys still in the ignition. Police spoke to a female at the residence who said her daughter drives the vehicle. She was given the keys and told to have the daughter call if anything is missing.

— Barking dogs were reported at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday on North Ellsworth Avenue. A warning tag was left for the owner.

— A suspicious male wearing a red shirt and dark pants was reported sitting outside a residence on Newgarden Avenue at 10:03 p.m. Monday where he did not reside. The male said he was sitting in the yard of one of his friend’s. As police attempted to contact the homeowner, he decided to leave.

— Rosanna Colon, 18, of Salem, was cited for driving without a license after a traffic stop at 7:57 p.m. Monday at Smith Oil on East State Street. After a search of the vehicle, tobacco products were confiscated from the driver and a verbal warning issued for underage tobacco possession. The tobacco products were disposed of properly. The minimum age for buying tobacco products in Ohio is 21 years old.

— Police were called to the area of South Lincoln Avenue at 7:20 p.m. Monday for a report of an irate person that began at a business on East State Street. Police ended up at an apartment complex in the 1300 block. A male said a female known to him spit in his face and threatened him after starting an argument at the East State Street location. He reported following her to the South Lincoln Avenue location and pointed out her vehicle and apartment. Police made contact with the female, who closed the door after being asked for identification, stating there was no warrant for speaking with her. Officers obtained statements from the victim and witnesses. Warrants will be issued for the female.

— A homeowner on Newgarden Avenue wanted to kick out a family member at 6:38 p.m. Monday. He was told his options. The family member was extremely intoxicated and was taken to the hospital by EMT.

— A clerk at Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 4:57 p.m. Monday that someone in a white Chevy truck left without paying for $25 worth of gasoline.

— Police were requested at 3:10 p.m. Monday by the Portage County Sheriff’s Office to make contact with a female on Cherry Street about her vehicle. A relative was relaying the message to her.

— An officer was flagged down at 2:31 p.m. Monday by a male who reported seeing another male in shorts with a black backpack spray painting on the underside of the West State Street bridge. The other male took off when he approached. Officers saw orange and blue spray paint with vulgar words and images and also saw a red purse with books and writings in the purse attached to one of the other walls. The traffic and safety department was notified about the graffiti and officers were told it would be cleaned up.

— Josie McKinley, 27, of Lisbon, was taken into custody on a warrant for operating a vehicle under the influence after police responded to Holiday Inn Express at 2:3 p.m. Monday for one to be removed. Police stood by while employees asked some people to leave and then learned one of the people had a warrant. Police located suspected narcotics and paraphernalia during the arrest. She was turned over to a sheriff’s deputy and taken to jail.

— A woman from West Wilson Street reported a credit card theft at 2:02 p.m. Monday. The suspect was an old roommate and charges were made to the card. The incident is under investigation.

— Police investigated a report at 1:44 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of Penn Avenue of a semi truck that possibly hit a building. The owner of the building reported a tenant heard what sounded like a truck rubbing against the building at Daydreamers Art studio. A Bridgestone American fleet truck was northbound on Penn and turned west into the east/west alley. The driver didn’t think he hit anything. There was a small dent/scratch on top of the trailer that appeared fresh and could be consistent with hitting the building where one or two bricks on top were possibly impacted. No citation was issued, with the report number provided to both parties.

— Two dogs were reported at large at 11:49 a.m. Monday on North Lincoln Avenue, with a husky possibly dropped off by someone in a burgundy truck. Police located the husky, which was contained by a female who agreed to keep the dog until the owner was located or if no one claimed the dog. Her information was provided to the dog warden.

— Police responded at 10:14 a.m. Monday to North Lincoln to check the well-being of a female. She said she was fine.

— Suspicious activity/vehicle was reported at 7:56 a.m. Monday on West 16th Street. An officer saw the vehicle but had no legal reason to stop it.

Sheriff’s office

— One man claimed at 6:36 p.m. July 15 that another man has two dogs and two cats which do not belong to him, refusing to give them back after they were dropped off at his home. The man with the animals told deputies this was not the case and the owner of the animals is welcome to come and get them.

— A property dispute was reported at homes near Oak Ridge Road, Yellow Creek Township, at 2:05 p.m. Sunday. One man reported another man cut the grass along the roadway and there is a no contact order through the courts between them. Deputies spoke to the man who mowed, who stated he always does this to help the township out. Deputies asked him not to cut the grass in front of the other man’s home due to the ongoing issues between them.

— A McIntosh Road, Madison Township, man reported at 2:41 p.m. July 15 someone was using excavating equipment on his property. Deputies were unable to reach the man who called when they arrived, but the people with the excavating equipment said they were called to clean out the barn by the neighbor.

— A woman reported at 9:48 p.m. July 14 her children were picked up from an Alliance address by her estranged husband, who lives in Columbiana County. Deputies explained she needed to contact Alliance Police.

— A Rose Drive boy was reported swearing at his mother at 6:02 p.m. July 14. Deputies spoke to both the mother and the boy. The mother said the boy threw a bag of lunch meat at her when he was walking away from her, but she did not want any charges filed.

— A Hadley Road, Unity Township, woman reported her son was refusing to listen to his father at 7:05 p.m. July 14. The father had asked the boy to do something and the boy swore at him and refused. When the father went to correct him, the boy ran off into a corn field near the property. She believed he would return later.

— A woman was reported walking along state Route 558 in Fairfield Township with a red car following her at 5:31 p.m. July 14. The woman was reportedly arguing with the driver of the vehicle and the car’s hazard four-way blinkers were on. Deputies checked the area, but did not find the vehicle or the woman.

— A state Route 164 man reported at 4:46 p.m. Monday someone had stolen a Cub Cadet tractor from the property. He last saw it on July 16.

— An East Liverpool Road, Madison Township, woman reported at 7:27 a.m. Monday her ex-boyfriend will not leave her alone, calling her from nine different numbers and leaving her voicemails. He reportedly told her he would not stop until she talked to him. She told deputies she has told him to stop through both text message and by phone. She was given the process for obtaining a protection order.

— An East Liverpool Road, Madison Township, resident reported at 9:43 a.m. Monday threats were made by two different people utilizing social media. The person filing the complaint wanted the report on file in case it was needed in the future.

— A custody dispute was reported on Riffle Road in Elkrun Township at 10:02 a.m. Monday. Deputies spoke with a man and woman involved and explained to them the situation is a civil matter.

— A teenager reported at 1:01 p.m. Sunday he was at a party on Saturday and lost his cell phone. Deputies explained that since his father pays for the phone, he needs to report it stolen. The teen did not want to tell his father, but he said he has used an app to track his phone and it is currently in downtown Warren. Deputies did not hear from the father.

— A state Route 7, Fairfield Township, woman reported at 1:38 p.m. July 14, her neighbor was upset with her for mowing the grass in a vacant lot. The neighbor reportedly oversees the estate at the property, making it an issue.

— A disturbance was reported at a Front Street, Negley, home at 7:48 p.m. July 14. Deputies learned two people were arguing loudly, but left before deputies arrived.

— A woman was reportedly run over by a vehicle around Marks Landing at 3 p.m. Sunday. The Ohio Highway Patrol handled the accident.

— A Lewis Road, Franklin Township, man reported at 11:41 a.m. Friday someone stole a utility trailer, which was parked along the side of the house. It was there on July 13, but he was unsure when it was taken. He had put plywood boards on the floor and it was painted black.

Liverpool Township

–Police responded at 2:20 p.m. Saturday to the 1900 block of Campground Road for investigation of an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. A woman alleged that she had lent her car to a friend, and she hasn’t heard from him in four days. She didn’t want him charged but did want her car back.

–An officer was dispatched at 3:14 p.m. Saturday to the 2300 block of Homestead Avenue to investigate a theft report, resulting from a dispute over an online gaming account and an XBox.

–A tree was reported down at 7:20 p.m. Sunday on Annesley Road, after striking the caller’s vehicle.

– Officers responded at 10:37 p.m. Tuesday on Hollywood Avenue for a fight. After they had to return to the residence for a second time that night, Jamie Neville, no address listed, was arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct.

–Police responded at 1:07 p.m. Wednesday to the 2000 block of Cornell for one to be removed.

East Liverpool

–A suspicious vehicle was investigated at 1:08 a.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of Smithfield Street.

–Police responded at 3:27 a.m. Tuesday to the 1700 block of Alpha Street, where a caller had stated a male appeared to be unconscious half in and half out of an open vehicle door. They found the Ford truck in question, but it was unoccupied.

–A mother, who is a caregiver to her mentally ill son, wanted documentation at 2 p.m. Monday of an incident at 800 block of Spring Grove Avenue, where he had been combative with her.

–Officers responded twice to the same residence Monday within 12 hours. They first were informed around noon of a disturbance at the home in the 2200 block of Harvey Avenue, where a subject believed his girlfriend was inside breaking glass objects. Then they were called back later on that night due to a dispute between the male and female.

Highway Patrol

– Kelly M. Howard, 37, of East Liverpool, was cited for assured clear distance and a seat belt violation when she struck the rear of Michael Braun, 53, of Massillon, on state Route 11 in Elkrun Township at 6:11 p.m. Sunday.

– James F. Spooner, 63, of Salem, was cited for assured clear distance when he struck the rear of Thomas F. Bowman, 90, of Lisbon, on state Route 45 in Center Township at 3:56 p.m. Friday. Spooner was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

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