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–Trailer tires setting in the yard were reported stolen from 2815 Cunningham Road, Salem Township, sometime last month.


— K-9s Bax and Csuti responded to assist the sheriff’s office in the apprehension of a wanted fugitive at 10:11 a.m. Wednesday.

— K-9 Csuti was requested by the Ohio State Highway Patrol for a vehicle sniff during a traffic stop at 5:07 p.m. Wednesday.


–An officer responded to the area of Columbia Street and Cherry Fork Road at 7:35 a.m. Tuesday in reference to a traffic crash with unknown injuries and found a vehicle that had run out of gas. The driver said help was on the way.

— Richard Richards, 44, Sherman Street, Lisbon; Sydney Huffnagle II, 27, Salem Grange Road, Salem; Joseph Frantz III, 38, Washington Street, Lisbon, were all charged with disorderly conduct and assault after officers responded to the Tipsy Cow at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday in reference to a fight in progress and found the three people walking away. Another suspect in the fight, Dustin Andric, 37, St. Jacob Logtown Road, Lisbon, was charged with disorderly conduct for the fight and theft for taking a sign from the tavern. Andric turned himself in Wednesday.

— An officer responded to a vacant home in the 100 block of High Street at 7:24 p.m. Wednesday after a neighbor reported an open window. The officer checked the windows and doors and found no sign of anyone inside.

— An Oak Street resident reported at 9:39 a.m. Thursday being the victim of fraud in which he provided his personal information to someone over the phone after receiving a pop-up notice on his computer saying his system had been compromised. He said approximately $1,000 had been transferred from his bank account.


–James Roy Pesano, 35, Vine Street, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of Trumbull County after an officer responded with Austintown police to the Chaparrel Family Campground at 3:01 p.m. Sept. 27 where he was staying to look for a U-Haul truck he reportedly took without authorization.

–Julia Michele Landon, 29, Newgarden Avenue, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in the 12000 block of Green Beaver Road at 7:45 a.m. Sept. 28 in which she was southbound and allegedly swerved to miss a deer and struck a utility pole, shearing it in half. No injuries were reported.

–Christopher Mitchell Bickley, 16, Danbury Drive, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash at Smith-Goshen and Garfield roads at 8:03 a.m. Oct. 1 in which he was westbound and traveled off the left side of the roadway, striking a fence and tree. He was treated on scene.

–Lauren N. Woolf, 26, Center Road, Beloit, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on U.S Route 62 at Meadow Wood Drive at 7:56 a.m. Oct. 3 in which she was westbound and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Samantha L. Smith, 35, Salem, who was waiting to turn left. No injuries were reported.

–Connor Grant Shepherd, 17, Countryside Drive, Salem, was cited for right of way at stop signs following a two-vehicle crash on state Route 534 at Garfield Road at 2:50 p.m. Oct. 5 in which he was eastbound and pulled from the stop sign into the path of a northbound vehicle driven by Robert Joseph Woods, 53, North Jackson. Both drivers were treated on scene by Beloit EMS, while a 16-year-old passenger of Shepherd was treated on scene by Damascus EMS.


— Police responded at 10:56 p.m. Wednesday to the 400 block of East Seventh Street for a well-being check. The female said she was fine.

— A fight was reported at 9:07 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of East Fourth Street where a male and female had an argument while walking. They told police they were fine and were told to refrain from arguing in public.

— Police were called at 9 p.m. Wednesday to the area of Circle K East, 1125 E. State St., for a report of an intoxicated male asking customers for money to buy alcohol. He left before police arrived, but an officer was familiar with him, located him and told him about the complaint.

— Police, fire department first responders and EMT ambulance were called at 8:41 p.m. Wednesday to Deming Street for a possible suicidal male who may have ingested bleach or laundry detergent. Officers assisted due to the male being combative and responded to the hospital with EMT.

— A driver received a verbal warning for an equipment violation after a traffic stop at 7:02 p.m. Wednesday on Cunningham Road near Butcher Road. K-9 Argo indicated to the presence of a narcotic odor but nothing illegal was found during a search.

— A hit/skip was reported at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in a municipal parking lot off of East Second Street. A woman who had parked in the lot in the morning said she noticed green/yellow paint on her vehicle when she went home.

— Police spoke at 4:02 p.m. Wednesday with a male on South Lundy Avenue regarding a child custody issue.

— Police stood by for a civil situation at 3:08 p.m. Wednesday in the 2100 block of Southeast Boulevard while property was retrieved. Once it was determined everything would remain peaceful, officers left.

— A woman from Continental Drive spoke to police at 2:58 p.m. Wednesday about a virus protection scam on her computer. She was told to contact her banking institution and a computer store to fix the issue.

— A woman in the 800 block of East Sixth Street reported at 2:29 p.m. Wednesday that items were stolen out of her yard.

— A man in the 400 block of Franklin Street reported at 1:46 p.m. Wednesday that sometime overnight, a brown liquid was thrown onto the front of his vehicle. He said recently a group of people threw something at his vehicle when it was parked at the same location. He wanted a report in case the liquid caused damage to the paint.

— A vehicle was reported stolen at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday from the 900 block of Barclay.

— An ongoing neighbor dispute was reported at 12:43 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of West 16th Street where a woman said the female next door keeps going on her property and damaging it. She wanted her criminally trespassed from the property. Officers made contact with the female’s mother and left a message for the female to call police.

— Wires were reported down at South Union and Maple at 8:16 a.m. Wednesday. The fire department arrived and cleared the road.

— A security alarm was reported at 7:16 a.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of Quaker Circle. No one was found and the building was secure. A key holder responded and said nothing appeared out of place inside the business.

— A man came to the station at 5 a.m. Wednesday to report his significant other left their residence on Continental Drive and he wanted to confirm she wasn’t in any danger. She was contacted via phone and said she was not in any danger. The man was told and was given a courtesy ride home.

— An alarm was reported at 1:16 a.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of West State Street, but all entrances were secure.


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