County Sheriff

— A Hammond School Road, Madison Township, woman reported at 11:44 a.m. Tuesday her ex-boyfriend has been calling her, texting her and using social media to try to reach her. Deputies called him and warned him not to have any further contact with her.

— A state Route 164, Washington Township, man reported at 7:42 p.m. Tuesday there were two people were sitting in their driveway and they have been noticing things being taken from the home over a period of time.


— Richard W. Todd, Pritchard Avenue, reportedly drove into the rear of the stopped vehicle operated by Ashley M. Weber of Bolivar on North Beaver Street at 7:44 a.m. Wednesday.


— Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at North Ellsworth Avenue and East Fourth Street at 6:48 a.m. Monday in which a driver was southbound when a second driver pulled eastbound from the stop sign into the path of the southbound vehicle, causing both vehicle to travel off the left side of the roadway. The driver of the second vehicle was transported by ambulance to St. Elizabeth Health Center for suspected serious injuries. The report indicated no one was cited.

— An officer responded to the 1200 block of Jennings Avenue at 9:03 a.m. Tuesday in reference to a vehicle that had struck and damaged a large trash can. The officer observed tire marks in the yard and the skid plate of a vehicle lying near the trash can.

— Officers responded to the 800 block of West Pershing Street at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday where a resident reported a woman he knows was arguing with him and struck him with her crutch while attempted to enter his apartment. The woman said she believes the resident stole items from her and only used the crutch to prevent him from closing the door. The matter was forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.

— An officer responded to the 700 block of Newgarden Avenue at 11:34 a.m. Tuesday where a postal carrier reported an ongoing issue with a resident whose mail delivery had been stopped due to a vicious dog at the home and now the resident is apparently letting the dog out on purpose whenever the carrier is in the area. The officer spoke with the resident who said the dog is not dangerous and just barks. He was advised to keep the dog in the house when the carrier is in the area, if possible.

— An East Palestine resident reported on station at 11:41 a.m. Tuesday the mother of his 13-year-old daughter, of whom he has full custody, had taken his daughter to an event Sept. 30 and is refusing to return her. He said his daughter has also not been in school since being with her mother. He said he has spoken with several agencies regarding the issue and was advised to file a report with Salem since that was the mother’s last known address.

— An officer responded to the Salem Regional Medical Center at 12:10 p.m. Tuesday in reference to a Columbiana County Jail inmate leaving against medical advice. The officer found that a deputy had dropped off and released the individual.

— Officers responded to the 1200 block of East Ninth Street at 1:29 p.m. Tuesday where a resident reported a neighbor’s tree had fallen on his property. He was told to speak with his neighbor.

— A 1300 block Ridgewood Drive resident reported at 1:56 p.m. Tuesday there is a dead tree in front of his home and he is worried it will fall on his house, damaging it. The resident said he has spoken with several city agencies but wanted a file on report in case something happens. The street department was advised of the situation.

— Officers responded to the 400 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where a man reported being in an argument with his girlfriend and she attacked him when he attempted to leave. The girlfriend was found to be intoxicated and confused about the situation. The man said he just wanted to collect his belongings and leave. Officers stood by while he did so.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Fair Avenue at 3:27 p.m. Tuesday in reference to a dispute and found a male was refusing to the leave the property of another. Officers collected statements from the two and forwarded the matter to the prosecutor’s office. The male refusing to leave was criminally trespassed from the property.

— An Alliance resident reported at 4:01 p.m. Tuesday his child’s mother had violated a custody court order and provided texts messages from the mother refusing to allow him visitation. He said a court date had been set.

— Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at North Lincoln Avenue and East Third Street at 5:31 p.m. Tuesday in which the driver of a southbound vehicle failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle stopped at the stop sign. No citations were issued or injuries reported.

— Officers responded to the 2400 block of East State Street at 9:08 p.m. Tuesday in reference to an intoxicated male who had been in an argument with his girlfriend at a restaurant and left driving a vehicle. The vehicle was found parked along the roadway on Depot Road outside city limits. Highway Patrol responded to handle the incident.

— Officers responded to the 800 block of West Pershing at 11:07 p.m. Tuesday in reference to a loud person walking along the road. She was intoxicated and said she was having issues with her neighbors. She was given a courtesy ride to a relative’s home.

Perry Township

— A patrolling officer at 11:42 a.m. Monday observed the illegal dumping of a mattress along the side of the roadway at Egypt and Painter roads.

— An officer responded to a West Pine Lake Road home at 5:02 a.m. Tuesday after Columbiana police requested contact be made with the owner of a vehicle found unoccupied at a business in their jurisdiction. The owner said she was having trouble with the car and it kept stalling. She was told to contact Columbiana police.

— Police responded to the 1300 block of West State Street at 8:23 p.m. Tuesday in reference to three individuals standing in the middle of the street yelling at each other. Officers could not find anyone in the area


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