Sheriff’s office

— A deputy was dispatched to Miller Road at 4:48 p.m. Saturday for a subject walking in the road. No contact was made.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 7:06 p.m. Friday in the 22000 block of Coldale Street. Upon arrival, no one was found at the address.

— A female was advised of her options in regards to custody issues at 3:06 p.m. Saturday in the 7300 block of State Line Road.

— Crews responded at 10:33 a.m. Saturday to the Dollar General in Alliance, after a driver backed into the U.S. Route 62 store location.

— Deputies responded to a harassment complaint at 2:29 p.m. Thursday in the 44000 block of Y &O Road. A male advised that he didn’t want a named female to continue contacting him. The named female told deputies that the complainant had been bothering her. She was told since she lived in East Liverpool, she would need to file a report there. However, she was advised if she continued to contact the male that she would be charged.

— A West Township man reported at 8:56 p.m. Thursday that an identified individual was harassing him and the man’s soon-to-be ex-wife.

— Abram St. John Petersen, no address listed, was served at 3:08 p.m. Thursday in the 26000 block of Hartley Road with three active warrants out of Columbiana County, after a deputy was sent to his residence to investigate a domestic violence complaint. The warrants were for failure to appear on child support (two counts) and failure to appear on domestic violence.

— A Ridge Road woman reported at 10:44 p.m. Saturday that someone shot at her bathroom window.

— A Maple Street resident reported at 3:10 a.m. Sunday that a vehicle struck her back porch and propane tank. The state patrol is handling the crash report.


— A welfare check was provided at 3:24 a.m. Sunday in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard.

— A 16-year-old unidentified driver was arrested at 12:58 a.m. Sunday in the area of State and Lincoln on charges of OVI, no operator’s license, open container and a red light violation, after a patrolling officer saw him allegedly hit a curb before running a red light.

— Three juveniles reportedly threw beer cans into a subject’s trash can at 11:07 p.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of Cleveland Street. No contact was made.

— Brent T. Durk, of Aetna Street, was arrested at 11:02 p.m. Saturday in the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue on charges of tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony; possession of drug paraphernalia and driving under suspension. According to the officer, a random LEADS check identified Durk as being suspended, so he executed a traffic stop and asked Durk to exit the vehicle. Durk allegedly dropped a glass pipe commonly used for smoking methamphetamine out of his waistband inadvertently and then attempted to step on it and destroy it in order to conceal its existence from the officer.

— Officers responded at 10:58 p.m. Saturday to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue to reports of an intoxicated male allegedly vomiting in a parking lot.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 9:08 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of East Sixth Street, where the female half’s father allegedly threw her cellular phone and damaged it. She wanted him charged criminally.

— Driveoffs were reported at 8:26 p.m. Saturday with $22.06 worth of gas and 3:16 p.m. Friday with $32.51 worth of gas from a station in the 900 block of East State Street.

— A vehicle with stolen license plates was recovered in a parking lot in the 2400 block of East State Street at 8 p.m. Saturday. It also contained narcotics and drug paraphernalia.

— Welfare checks were conducted at 3:56 a.m. Saturday and 7:45 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of Fairview Circle.

— A woman contacted police and wanted documentation of her ex-boyfriend’s harassment at 7:38 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of West Sixth Street.

— Subjects were warned at 3:28 p.m. Saturday that they would be arrested if they returned to private property, where they were allegedly trespassing. Police had been there earlier at 10:45 a.m. and removed persons from the same property, where the previous owner had lived before being evicted. He had been allowing them to stay there, but no longer has the authority to do so.

— Police received a call about suspicious activity at 2:27 p.m. Saturday in Centennial Park. Upon contact, they learned that the subjects were not hiding illegal drugs but a geocache under a rock.

— Officers responded to a child custody dispute at 1:31 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue, where a mother was refusing to allow the father to have his visitation.

— William D. Cunning, of Spruce Street in Columbiana, was served at 11:47 p.m. Friday in the 700 block of West State Street with a probation violation. During a search incident to arrest, he was discovered to possess alleged methamphetamine, which will be sent for testing to the crime lab.

— An intoxicated subject was reportedly yelling at passing vehicles at 11:32 p.m. Friday in the 500 block of East State Street. His intoxication level wasn’t enough for an unsafe level, so the officer made sure he got home and he received a disorderly conduct warning.

— Michael A. Hamilton, of Salem, was served at 8:16 p.m. Friday in the area of East State and Penn Avenue with a failure to appear on a possession of drugs’ charge warrant. He also was found to possess additional drugs, which were sent to the crime lab.

— A silver and blue mountain bike was reportedly stolen off a porch shortly before 3:14 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of West Wilson Street.

— An employee of a business in the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue allegedly confronted a possible fraudster, who attempted to cash a check at 9:33 a.m. Friday. The woman said that the man presented a check, which appeared to be a duplicate of one presented numerous times earlier, with different names and amounts attached. She allegedly attempted to keep his ID to check for police, which upset him and he ran his body into a plexiglass divider in an attempt to fetch back the items before fleeing. She provided the ID along with other documents to responding police, and it is under investigation.

— Amy Watkins, of West Sixth Street, was arrested at 8:49 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of South Lundy Avenue on a theft charge after she allegedly attempted to shoplift a bottle of vodka and thought better of it when she saw police on the premises and returned it to a store shelf.

New Waterford

— Police responded to a neighbor dispute at 5:46 p.m. July 26 in the 3300 block of Pinewood Drive and told participants to cease contact.

— Officers went to a property in the 47000 block of state Route 46 twice during the end of July: Once in response to noises in the backyard around 10:30 p.m. July 26 and a second time for a suspicious man caught on security camera footage walking up a driveway at 6:22 p.m. July 28. The man was out walking his dog.

— Rebecca Thompson, no address listed, was arrested at 11:51 a.m. July 28 in the 3700 block of Front Street on a charge of domestic violence.

— Chris Parker, of Columbiana, was arrested at 7:47 p.m. July 28 in the 3700 block of Boardman Street on charges of burglary and aggravated menacing.

— Police responded at 2:39 a.m. July 29 to the 3300 block of Pinewood Drive for a domestic but found the apartment was unoccupied.


— A $1,000 reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of vandals who broke out a front plate glass window sometime before 8:16 p.m. Wednesday at the former IGA in the first block of West Main Street.

— Officers responded to several residences on West Main and Jefferson streets, where vehicles had their tires slashed and paint scratched sometime before noon Aug. 1.

— An abandoned bicycle was recovered at 10:59 a.m. Aug. 1 in the 500 block of Jefferson Street.

— Police and North Star EMS responded at 10:36 a.m. Aug. 1 to the first block of Mill Street for a medical emergency.

— A domestic violence incident was reported at 9:15 a.m. Aug. 1 in the 100 block of East Main Street. No other information was reported.

St. Clair Township

— Dawn Wells, no address listed, was arrested at 5:06 p.m. Aug. 3 in Walmart on a petty theft charge, after allegedly failing to pay for $403.65 worth of merchandise in the self checkout lane.

— A Dale Street woman reported at 12:20 p.m. July 31 that on three separate occasions, vehicles have come to her home uninvited and when confronted have sped off. Due to her recently having gained custody of two children, she is concerned about the people’s intentions.

— Lexalyn Butler, no address listed, was arrested at 5:49 p.m. July 31 in Walmart on a charge of petty theft after allegedly failing to pay for $90.44 worth of merchandise in the self checkout lane.

— Sierra Bable, no address listed, was served at 2:35 a.m. Aug. 2 with a warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office in the 15000 block of St. Clair Avenue.

— Lucas Kroesen, no address listed, was arrested at 3:36 p.m. July 30 in Walmart on a charge of petty theft, after allegedly failing to pay for $62.38 worth of merchandise in the self checkout lane.

East Liverpool

— Police spoke to minor children at 1:57 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 800 block of Cadmus Street after they aggravated an elderly neighbor by using profanity and trespassing into her yard.

— A warrant check of a home in the 2000 block of Michigan Street at 12:24 p.m. Aug. 4 proved unsuccessful for a subject after officers had just missed the suspect who left one shoe in the back yard.

— A driver was given a verbal warning at 1:25 a.m. Aug. 4 in the first block of Mulberry Street for no license plate light. Another verbal warning was issued for a traffic violation at 4:56 a.m. Aug. 4 in the area of Grand Ford.

— A female accuser reported at 7:39 a.m. Aug. 4 an identified person had violated a July protection order in the 800 block of Lisbon Street a few days prior. Her report and photos will be forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.

— A manager at Blossom Hill apartments had reported just before 1 p.m. July 31 that an identified individual had entered another apartment and removed property without permission.

— A missing four wheeler was reported at 8:38 p.m. Aug. 4 in the 800 block of Logan Street.

— Charles Wilke, no address listed, was served with a warrant at 3:19 p.m. Aug. 4 in the first block of Reynolds.

— Officers investigated a disturbance at 1:34 a.m. Aug. 4 in the 500 block of Goulding Street. A mother and daughter denied any violence.

— A city man reported at 12:49 p.m. Aug. 4 that he was in the process of moving when he discovered a firearm missing. He will call back if recovered or with the serial number if not located in a box.

— Matthew Sharp, no address listed, was arrested at 10:31 a.m. Aug. 3 in the first block of West 9th Street on charges of possessing drug abuse instruments, driving under 12 point suspension and a stop sign violation. The report failed to say if a driver, who was apparently unlicensed, was cited.

— Police responded at 9:50 p.m. Aug. 4 to the 300 block of Moore Street for a suicidal female.

— An area resident wanted documentation of an $800 deposit, which he alleged he made to John Conner’s tree service several weeks ago and they never did the job. His calls continue to be unanswered, he said at 10:46 a.m. Aug. 3.

— A resident reported a firearm missing at 5:34 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 900 block of St. Clair Avenue. He said that someone took a Ruger .380 from his unlocked vehicle.

— Donna J. Potts, no address listed, was arrested at 6:31 a.m. Aug. 3 in the 700 block of Dresden Avenue on a drug paraphernalia charge after police came to the area to investigate a female lying down and not moving. She told officers that she went there after she got in an argument with her boyfriend and possessed a bag, which contained a glass pipe used to smoke crystal meth after a consent search. This was the day after police had responded to the area for a crying female, checking Potts for warrants.

— A naked male was seen peeking in windows at 9:12 p.m. Aug. 2 in the 200 block of Needham Street. The report didn’t say if an ambulance that was called serviced the alleged peeper, the victim or another subject.

— A woman reported shortly after midnight Aug. 2 in the 1400 block of Trentvale Street that she was being harassed by a male subject. She was advised to block him on her phone and social media to avoid contact.

— A male subject outside the Dairy Queen was sleeping in a van at 5 p.m. Aug. 2 when police answered a welfare check request. He told them he was just “wasting some time before church.”

— Police did a welfare check at 11:14 p.m. Aug. 2 on a subject in the 400 block of Vine Street. They had negative contact.

— Employees at Gina’s Drive Thru reported shortly after midnight Aug. 2 that a known subject was calling and harassing them. They requested extra checks until they closed the store.

— Subjects in the 500 block of Elm Street were informed at 7:18 p.m. Aug. 3 of the proper eviction procedure when they wanted an intoxicated female evicted.


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