New Waterford

– An officer was dispatched at 1:32 p.m. July 18 to the 46000 block of Allendale Avenue, where a subject had constructed a large deck without obtaining a building permit.

– A burglary of a residence in the 47000 block of state Route 46 is under investigation that occurred before 4:47 pm. July 19.

– A subject reported that she received a threatening voice mail on her cell phone from an unknown caller shortly before 2:44 p.m. July 21 in the 46000 block of Church Street.

– Jarrett T. Sugar, of Petersburg, was arrested at 6:49 p.m. July 21 in the area of Main and State streets on a charge of OVI, after an officer detected the odor of marijuana after a routine traffic stop. The subject also was charged with speeding.

– A man reported at 4:06 p.m. July 22 that he had been bitten by a dog in the 3500 block of Silliman Street.

– Two village men were arrested at 12:37 p.m. July 24. David Shaffer, 55, was arrested on a warrant and resisting arrest, while his brother Richard was charged with obstructing official business and resisting arrest in the 46000 block of state Route 46.

East Palestine

– Tom L. Goehring, no address listed, was arrested at 8:33 p.m. Tuesday on West Main Street on charges of OVI, speeding, left of center and open container violations. He allegedly was pulled over after nearly hitting another vehicle and was found to possess a half empty bottle of bourbon in his back seat.

– A male caller reported at 4:16 p.m. Tuesday that someone stole several trailer hitches from his vehicle.

– Cody Mullins, no address listed, was arrested at 9:08 p.m.  July 20 on a charge of criminal trespass,  after he and a juvenile were found riding their bicycles near the pool in the city park. The juvenile also will be charged.

– Louis L. Giavan, no address listed, was served at 11:40 a.m. Monday in the 800 block of East Taggart Street with a warrant out of the county sheriff’s office.

– A female complainant reported that at 7:53 a.m. Monday someone had smashed her rear vehicle windshield while it was parked in an alley off Lincoln Avenue.

– A welfare check was performed at 10:20 p.m. July 19 in the area of Sparkle, after a woman was spotted screaming and running towards the supermarket. She was physically fine but distraught about a breakup and was chasing the male leaving her.

– Jarrett T. Sugar, of Petersburg, was arrested at 3:21 p.m. July 19 on OVI, speeding and no driver’s license following a traffic stop. An officer recovered THC edibles and a vape pen with suspected THC extract, which will be sent to the laboratory for testing. Additional charges are expected pending lab results.

– Police were called to the Walnut Street recycling bins for a disturbance between two men at 3 p.m. July 18. Both were warned to stay away from each other or be cited for disorderly conduct.


– Police performed a welfare check at 6:36 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of West State Street on a disoriented individual who was having medication issues. A friend came and drove the man home.

– Officers entered an open window at a woman’s home at 7:32 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of North Union, after her daughter reported that she had been suffering with health issues and she wanted a welfare check. The woman wasn’t home.

– Shane M. Bagley, of Buckeye Avenue, was served at 7:02 p.m. Saturday in the area of Howard and Third Street with a warrant for resisting arrest.

– A West Pershing Street woman reported at 9:39 p.m. Saturday that she observed two young males messing around near her truck, which was parked behind her home. They fled before the police arrived, but the gas cap was removed from the vehicle. She asked for increased patrol.

– A subject reported at 10:21 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of Jennings that he allegedly was assaulted near School and 7th, causing visible injuries to his face by a known individual. He didn’t wish to press charges.

– Police received a report at 11:59 p.m. Saturday that a parked silver 20198 Nissan was sideswiped by an unknown vehicle and sustained damage down its left side.

– Patrolmen came across a fight in progress around 1 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The subjects, who didn’t want to file charges, were warned for disorderly conduct.

– A subject reported at 2:08 a.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Sharp Avenue that an unknown individual was shining a flashlight around the exterior of her home. Responding officers didn’t find the suspect.

– Wesley D. Clark, of County Road in Wellsville was served at 4:07 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of West State Street with a warrant for failure to appear for a dangerous drugs case.

– A caller reported at 3:42 p.m. Saturday that a group of juveniles were in his 400 block of West State Street yard. Upon contact, officers learned the children were playing hide-and-seek in the complainant’s yard and advised them to cease doing so.

– Callers reported at 12:34 p.m. Saturday that they appeared to be witnessing a domestic in progress in the 1600 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. According to the witness, a female appeared to be bleeding after being hit by a male with a bag. Upon contact, officers were told by the female that her injuries were self-inflicted and both parties denied any physical violence.

– Subjects allegedly burglarized a property at 12:05 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of Benton Road, removing batteries from various vehicles as well as multiple tools. The case still is under investigation.

– Witnesses reported a roaming toddler at 9:14 a.m. Saturday in the 2500 block of Lexington Road. Upon investigation, they relayed the 3-year-old female had been playing outside unsupervised for 90 minutes. Officers made contact with the residents in the home, who were inside sleeping and thought the door had been locked.

– A subject reportedly stole multiple political signs and a flag from the front yard of a residence in the 500 block of South Lincoln Avenue sometime before 8:47 a.m. Saturday.

– Ryan D. Armstrong, Depot Road, was arrested at 12:56 a.m. Saturday in the 500 block of East State Street on a disorderly conduct charge, after allegedly ignoring commands by officers to go home and not be in public while intoxicated. Instead, he walked down to the next block and sat on a business stoop.

– A cellular phone was reported stolen at 11:50 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of East Third Street.

– A Salem man allegedly at 8:19 a.m. Friday was bitten by a female intoxicated tenant in the 100 block of Ohio Avenue. The investigation continues.

– Diana Lynn Andre, of New Garden Avenue in Salem, was arrested at 2:38 p.m. Friday on theft and drug abuse instruments charges, after police responded at the 700 block of West State Street and later took her into custody with the stolen items and syringes. En route to the jail, Andre allegedly had a seizure and had to be transported first to the hospital before going to jail.

– A subject notified police at 8:08 a.m. Friday that he had rented a vehicle, which he returned in the 300 block of West State with his forgotten personal property inside. His property was missing when he returned to retrieve it. The case remains under investigation.

Sheriff’s Office

– The owner of Sunrise Home Trailer Park reported at 11:58 a.m. Thursday that a male is squatting in a trailer, where the occupant had passed away. He was advised that an eviction would be necessary to remove the man as the decedent sometimes let people stay in the trailer.

– A Hanover Township woman reported at 3:09 p.m. Thursday that an unknown red car trespassed on her property in the 8200 block of Stroup Road. The car didn’t cause any damage to her property but had drove through a field. After police ran the license plate, it can back to a North Canton woman. She just wanted a report on file.

– A Middleton Township woman was advised to file a police report with her local law enforcement agency by her bank, after she called the office at 10:47 a.m. Thursday to report that she paid $1,950 for a German shorthaired puppy from Supreme GSP to be delivered the day via airplane from Oklahoma and it never arrived.  She is out $750 for the puppy, $150 for airfare, $50 for transport via a courier from the plane to her home and $1,000 for a special crate for the flight.

– A caller from Wayne Township reported at 7:03 p.m. Tuesday that she possibly was being harassed and was advised of the process for obtaining a protection order.

– A female complainant reported at 6:07 p.m. Saturday in the 4400 block of Unity Line Road that she met with the father of her child in Pennsylvania and had a physical altercation with him over there. She was advised to speak with the responsible jurisdiction to file charges.

– Dispatch notified at 11:45 a.m. Saturday that they kept receiving 911 calls from the area of Hogue Road. When following up on the calls, deputies learned that the individual kept accidentally pocket dialing 911, so the man was advised how to deactivate the emergency button on the phone.

– Four champagne D’Argent rabbits reportedly were stolen from their enclosure sometime before 4 p.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of Beeson Mill Road. One of the rabbits, which were 4 weeks old, was recovered from the yard.

– Parents of a 18-year-old man reported at 8:57 p.m. Tuesday in the 49000 block of state Route 154. According to them, he had left the residence two days ago after a family argument and they were concerned for his safety. Deputies advised them that he was able to leave due to being age 18, and he eventually had contact with his parents and returned home.

– A juvenile made threats of self-inflicted harm shortly before 6:39 p.m. Tuesday in the 7000 block of Fairfield School Road, so he was transported to an area hospital.

– Deputies responded at 5:21 p.m. Wednesday to the 44000 block of Y&O Road for a dispute over construction tools between contractors.

– A deputy responded to the 1500 block of Howell Road at 9:14 p.m. Tuesday for a property line dispute. The deputy advised both parties to stay on their property.

– A West Township caller reported that her social media account was hacked sometime before 8:18 a.m. Saturday with the person attempted to extort her for money. She was advised on possible solutions.


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