Highway Patrol

— An unknown driver crossed the centerline and struck Andrew S. Durk, 42, of East Liverpool, while driving on state Route 154 in Rogers at 2:57 p.m. Friday. Debris from the vehicle struck the front of Lucretia Evans, 38, of East Palestine, who was traveling behind Durk. The vehicle was identified as a black pick-up truck.

— Laine L. Frampton, 25, of Lisbon, struck a deer on state Route 7 in Madison Township at 8:17 p.m. Saturday.

— Gabrielle E. George, 16, of East Liverpool, was cited for assured clear distance when she struck the rear of Christian J. Francis, 30, of North Carolina, on state Route 45 in Center Township at 9:50 p.m. Saturday.


— Police responded to Days Inn when a man reported that his girlfriend refused to allow him in the hotel room after reading text messages he sent to an ex-girlfriend at 8:32 p.m. Sunday. The two were staying in the hotel because their apartment is having water issues, and their landlord was paying for the room. The girlfriend allowed the man back into the room under the condition that he slept on the floor.

— Police responded to a possible fight call at 2:30 a.m. Oct. 11. Upon arrival, the two men wrestling said that they were just wrestling around as a joke.

— A woman reported that her daughter allegedly stole her deceased husband’s debit card at 12:46 a.m. Oct. 10. The woman said that several hundred dollars were stolen from the account.


— An officer responded to the Horizon Home on High Street at 5:13 p.m. Thursday where a resident was being evicted. The resident was given a courtesy ride to the Rescue Mission of Mahoning County in Youngstown.

— Jonathan E. Mitchell, 47, Scroggs Road, Lisbon, was cited for OVI, driving under suspension and refusal to test after an officer responded to the area of Hazel and State streets at 8:49 p.m. Thursday where Mitchell was reportedly operating a motorcycle he did not own while intoxicated. The officer observed Mitchell on the motorcycle and having trouble keeping it steady at the stop sign.

— Harryvan Alicea, 29, Youngstown, was cited for speeding, no driver’s license, drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at state Route 344 and Old State Route 344 at 11:42 p.m. Thursday. The officer could smell the odor of marijuana and a search of the vehicle revealed two pipes with residue in both and a empty clear baggy by the driver’s seat.

— Officers responded to the area of state Route 344 and Main Street at 10:16 p.m. Friday in reference to a one-vehicle crash and found the vehicle in the ditch with the driver still inside. An officer assisted the driver out of the vehicle and EMS checked him for injuries. Due to statements the driver made about harming himself, the driver was transported by ambulance to St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown for evaluation. An investigation indicated the driver was westbound at a high speed and lost control of the vehicle, which slid sideways off the roadway and rolled over, striking a man hole cover and fire hydrant before coming to rest on its roof.

— Dwight J. Rohrer, 23, Main Street, Leetonia, and Brice D. Latshaw, 37, Walnut Street, Leetonia, were both cited for disorderly conduct after an officer responded to Rohrer’s home at 8:02 p.m. Saturday where he reported Latshaw had assaulted him in the Eagles parking lot regarding a previous incident at another village bar. The officer spoke with both men separately at their homes and found both had injuries to their faces. Both declined medical attention and accused the other of starting the fight.

Perry Township

— Police responded at 11:02 p.m. Saturday to the 1700 block of Harrison Avenue for a noise complaint from a party with several vehicles in the street. Officers heard no noise and did not see any vehicles on the road.

— An unwanted male was reported at 5:57 p.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of Prospect Street. After officers spoke with both parties, the male was removed.

— Bruce Shonk, 38, of Alliance, was taken into custody on multiple warrants out of Marlboro Township after a traffic stop at 4:14 p.m. Saturday on U.S. Route 62 at Ohio Boulevard. He was turned over to Marlboro Township police.

— A woman on Grant Avenue reported at 1:13 p.m. Saturday that she allowed a female to use her vehicle and she had not returned it. Officers got in touch with the female and told her to return the vehicle or she could face criminal charges. She said she could get the vehicle back to the woman on Saturday and the woman said that was fine.

— Police responded at 12:06 p.m. Saturday to the 1700 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a man said his neighbor was playing music and shooting his shotgun into the creek and he wanted officers to be aware. Officers told him the neighbor wasn’t doing anything illegal.

— A resident in the 1100 block of Liberty Street reported at 8:26 a.m. Saturday that a Trump yard sign was taken from her yard.

— Police were called at 12:13 a.m. Saturday to the 1200 block of Depot Road where a resident said three or four juveniles were on his and his neighbor’s properties. He saw juveniles on his security cameras so he went to check it out. A cooler filled with beer was found and confiscated by police, who disposed of it. Neighbors didn’t hear or see anything. A group of juveniles was seen from a distance, but police lost sight of them and didn’t find them.

— Robert Plegge, 66, of Salem, was taken into custody on a warrant out of Columbiana County in the 1100 block of Beechwood Road at 4:44 p.m. Friday and taken to jail.


— Police responded at 10:54 p.m. Sunday to the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue regarding a civil mattter. Officers learned the issue was over ownership of puppies. A female said she had been watching the puppies for the owner and she was under the impression that the male had abandoned them and was reluctant to return them. Officers helped them come to a peaceful resolution. The male was told he’s no longer welcome at the residence.

— Thomas Summers, 41, of 19142 Haiti Road, Salineville, was taken into custody on a warrant for criminal trespass after a traffic stop at 8:15 p.m. Sunday on Cleveland Street near North Union for an equipment violation. Nothing illegal was found during a search of the vehicle. He was turned over to a sheriff’s deputy.

— A woman in the 1000 block of East Third Street reported at 7:28 p.m. Sunday that a light blue van sideswiped her neighbor’s truck and continued east. The vehicle wasn’t found.

— Corey Spencer, 25, of 310 Vine St., was charged with reasonable control and leaving the scene of an accident after police responded at 5:35 p.m. Sunday to the 300 block of Vine for a group of people trying to beat up the male caller, later identified as Spencer. Police learned the male caller possibly fabricated this story after finding his vehicle crashed on Sixth Street near North Lincoln Avenue. EMS ambulance responded due to an injury on his face and Sinsley Towing was called to tow the vehicle. Ohio Edison responded due to the damaged utility pole. The police report said the vehicle was southbound on Lincoln turning left at Sixth Street and traveling at an unsafe speed. The vehicle traveled off of the right side of the road and struck a utility pole, causing it to break. The driver fled on foot and police identified him and issued the citation. The report said alcohol was suspected, but due to medical concerns no field sobriety or alcohol tests were given.

— Police responded at 4:45 p.m. Sunday to Holiday Inn Express on North Cunningham Road where a female reported her vehicle taken by a family member. Police determined the matter was civil and told her options.

— An officer saw a boy in the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue throwing rocks into the parking lot of a business at 3:15 p.m. Sunday. The juvenile was told to stop and his father was advised of the issue.

— A juvenile was reported alone with a baby stroller in the 200 block of North Broadway at 2:13 p.m. Sunday, but was not found.

— A possible missing person was reported at 9:17 a.m. Sunday by a man who said his cousin made comments about possible self-harm on social media. He said he had not had contact with him for an extended period and was worried because it was out of character for his cousin. Officers spoke with known associates of the person who all said they had not heard from him for an extended time. Officers checked his last known address but were unable to make contact.

— A man flagged down police at 9:13 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of West Seventh Street to report large pieces of stone and concrete in the street. He saw kids playing in the driveway and throwing stones in the road. Officers spoke to the mother of the juveniles who said she would talk with them about not throwing stones.

— Officers and fire department first responders were called at 6:14 a.m. Sunday to the 500 block of East Third Street for an unknown medical problem. EMT arrived and the man was voluntarily taken to a hospital for treatment.


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