County Sheriff

— Deputies responded to a domestic dispute on Center Avenue in Center Township at 10:23 p.m. Saturday. A man said there was a disagreement between his mother, his girlfriend and himself, but nothing happened besides arguing.

— A fight was reported a a home on state Route 45 in Madison Township at 9:29 p.m. Friday. Deputies spoke to the owner of the property, who said he had argued with his tenant’s son, who had already left when deputies arrived.

— A state Route 14, Unity Township, woman reported her neighbor, a child, was trespassing on her property so she called the child’s parents, who then claimed she was harassing them. Deputies spoke to all the adults about having no further contact, ignoring each other and told the child’s parents to keep the child off the other property.

— A Richey School Road, Hanover Township, man reported at 7:22 p.m. Sunday his vehicle had been keyed. He believed he may know who was responsible. He also gave deputies a box of drug paraphernalia items he said he found in a bedroom when a woman, who used to live there, moved out.

— Deputies were investigating an explosion and fire on Township Line Road, Madison Township, at 12:53 a.m. Friday and found a man sleeping in a truck. The man became uncooperative with deputies and was charged with resisting arrest and obstructing official business.

Highway Patrol

— Sean Shoaff, 31, of Hammondsville, was cited for failure to control, operating a vehicle intoxicated, distracted driving and hit-skip when he drove off the right side of Elkton Road in Elkrun Township and went down an embankment and struck two trees at 9:50 p.m. Friday.

— Stephen J. Semian, 63, of Mechanicstown, was cited for OVI and failure to control when he traveled off the side of state Route 39 in Yellow Creek Township and struck a parked semi-truck head on at 3:06 a.m. May 31.

— Shawn Bloor, 49, of Wellsville, was traveling on state Route 7 in Wellsville when he struck a deer in the roadway at 1:33 a.m. Thursday.

— Madison M. Goss, 19, of New Waterford, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign when she collided with Janielle Rauch, 19, of Lisbon, at the intersection of state Route 164 and state Route 558 in Fairfield Township at 7:37 p.m. Oct. 18.


— Roger D. Wright, 39, was arrested for assault when he allegedly punched Robert McGlaughlin, 60, in the face and threatened to kill him with a knife he had in his possession at 6:08 p.m. Friday.

— A woman reported that a while she and her friend were standing outside her residence, a man was driving by and writing down house numbers in a notebook at 5:18 p.m. Wednesday. After making contact with the man, he said he worked for Spectrum and was talking to old customers.

— Police responded to the Hornsby House where a man was threatening to harm someone and himself with a knife at 7:35 p.m. Wednesday. An officer was given a key to his room, and the man was transported to the hospital.

— Police responded to West Washington Street in reference to an unruly boy at 7:56 p.m. Thursday. The mother said that her son was upset that he had to clean the living room and began throwing things around the room.

— Jeffrey W.D. Vickroy was cited for making an illegal turn down a one-way street before striking the vehicle of Vickie L. Bucher on North Park Drive at 11:38 a.m. Friday.


— Daniel K. Valentine, 53, was arrested for theft from Wine Connection on state Route 14 at 2:43 p.m. Sunday.

— An officer responded to Dairy Queen for a report of a vehicle that hit a sign on Dairy Queen’s property at 9:12 p.m. Sunday.


— Reckless operators were reported at 6:57 p.m. Sunday in the area of 12th and North Ellsworth where a caller claimed two cars drove through the 12th Street Extension that’s for emergency vehicles only. Police saw no violations.

— Two pit bull dogs running at large were reported at 4:02 p.m. Sunday in the area of Brooklyn Avenue. Police located the dogs at Centennial Park and placed them in the back of the cruiser, transporting them to the humane officer’s kennel.

— Michael Corbin, 63, of Oak Street, was charged with theft and taken to jail after police were called to Walmart on East State at 12:55 p.m. Sunday for a shoplifter. He allegedly failed to scan $189 worth of merchandise and failed to pay for the items.

— A neighbor dispute involving a dog was reported at 9:34 a.m. Sunday on East Sixth Street. A person was told to stay on their property and call police if there are more issues. They were also told to stay off the neighbor’s property or face criminal charges in the future.

— K-9 Simon and his partner were called at 10:48 p.m. Saturday to Depot Road near Hoopes Road to assist the Ohio State Highway Patrol with a traffic stop. K-9 Simon indicated to the presence of a narcotic odor and contraband was recovered.

— A man on North Ellsworth Avenue reported at 10:26 p.m. Saturday that a female downloaded applications on his phone to her own. He said he would speak to the prosecutor’s office.

— A 13-year-old boy with a Canton address was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital by KLG due to head trauma after an accident in the 400 block of Washington Avenue at 9:24 p.m. Saturday. A car allegedly driven by the boy struck a parked vehicle and continued northbound, running off the west side of the road. A police spokesman said the boy was transferred to Akron Children’s Hospital. An investigation was pending.

— An irate person was reported at 7:58 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Franklin where a woman said she and a male had a verbal altercation, but nothing physical occurred. She said the male started kicking her property inside the residence. The male was give a trespass order to not return to the residence and was sent on his way.

— A fight was reported at 7:48 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of South Broadway, but the person left.

— Mary Williams, 42, of Newgarden Avenue, was cited for no license and failure to yield after the vehicle she was driving pulled out of Circle K West on West State Street and struck a westbound vehicle driven by Sayvaun Thomas , 25, of Alliance, whom she claimed she didn’t see. Fire department first responders and EMT arrived and Williams was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for possible injuries. The registered owner of the vehicle Williams was driving, Randall Ingledue, 57, also of Newgarden Avenue, was cited for wrongful entrustment.

— Jessi Airwyke, 27, of Youngstown, was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments, and Jennifer Cunning, 42, of Youngstown, and Ashley House, 32, of Lisbon, were each charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 6:27 p.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of West State Street. All three were taken to jail. K-9 Simon indicated to a narcotics odor and during a probable cause search, police found several narcotics-related items throughout the car. Further charges are pending lab results.

— A dog at large was reported at 5:07 p.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of Jennings, where the owner was located and recovered the dog.

— Police were called at 2:37 p.m. Saturday to the 1000 block of Buckeye Avenue where a juvenile’s foot was accidentally run over by the father with a vehicle. He was taken to the hospital by a family member.

— Kaylee Marie Murphy, 19, of Washington Avenue, was cited for failure to yield and driving without a license after the southbound vehicle she was driving at 2:30 p.m. Saturday had a mechanical failure with the brakes while coming to a stop, traveling through the intersection at East Pershing and striking a westbound vehicle driven by Jeffery Brown, 51, of Hanoverton. Brown signed a refusal for treatment by EMT. The fire department also responded.

— A suspicious item was reported at 11:52 a.m. Saturday in the 100 block of Benton Road. Police found a backpack containing clothing.

— A 15-year-old juvenile was cited for failure to yield after attempting to turn into Tim Horton’s while eastbound on East State at 11:46 a.m. Saturday and getting struck by a westbound vehicle driven by James Raneri III, 56, of Lisbon, who was taken to SRMC for suspected minor injuries.

— A shoplifter was reported at 7:17 a.m. Saturday at the Speedway gas station, 175 W. State St., but was not found.

— A caller from the area of East Third and North Lincoln filed a complaint of shots fired at 7:25 p.m. Friday. The complaint was on the cannon at the football game. There was nothing illegal.

— Police were dispatched at 6:40 p.m. Friday to the 100 block of South Howard for an open 911 line with a juvenile heard screaming in the background. Bystanders said a westbound vehicle on West Pershing had a juvenile yelling inside. The abandoned vehicle was found on the side of the road with the occupants walking in opposite directions. Upon investigation, Matthew Graham, 43, of Continental Drive, was charged with domestic violence and taken to jail.

— A caller at 6:06 p.m. Friday reported a burglary in progress in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue where a person was reportedly inside an apartment that caught fire a few weeks ago. Police found it was the tenant taking more of her belongings.

— A woman reported being suspicious at 5:56 p.m. Friday in the area of Circle K West on West State Street after finding a pay stub on the ground next to multiple empty coin roll wrappers. She wanted to confirm that an unreported burglary had not taken place. Police contacted the person from the pay stub, who said it may have blown out of his vehicle when he got gas. Nothing was missing.

— A verbal neighbor dispute was reported at 5:11 p.m. Friday in the 500 block of Walnut with possible threats made. The other party had left. The caller did not want to pursue charges, but also did not want the other person returning. The other person was told not to return.

— A man came to the police station at 4:49 p.m. Friday with third party concerns for an incident that happened a month ago. Juveniles had made claims of inappopriate gestures that are now leading to harassment. He was told possible victims need to make a report with a guardian present.

— Police responded to a 911 hangup call at 3:59 p.m. Friday at Walgreens where officers found a male had fallen outside. KLG arrived and the male refused medical care.

— Police responded at 1:03 p.m. Friday to Monroe Street for a civil matter regarding eviction and changing of locks at an apartment. The resident arrived and said he voluntarily gave up the residence.

— A man in the 500 block of Park Avenue reported at 12:58 p.m. Friday that a neighbor’s dog is coming onto his property. The owner was advised of the complaint and the dog at large ordinance and said it won’t happen again.

Perry Township

— A person was reported sleeping in a vehicle in the 400 block of Benton Road at 9:08 a.m. Sunday, but the owner denied it and left without incident.

— Police responded to the area of Depot and Coffee School roads at 10:54 p.m. Saturday to assist the Ohio State Highway Patrol and Salem police on a traffic stop. Officers detained one of the three people while troopers did field sobriety testing on the driver.

— A caller from the 1200 block of Conser Drive reported explosions at 8:39 p.m. Saturday. Residents in the 2000 block of Newgarden also heard explosions, which appeared to be coming from the Carey Road area.

— Township officers responded at 7:50 p.m. Saturday to the 500 block of South Broadway to assist Salem police on an alleged fight.

— Joseph Wounaris, 38, of Youngstown was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 4:15 p.m. Saturday on East Pidgeon Road at South Lincoln. A consent to search the vehicle was secured. A female passenger, Katie Miller, of Niles, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia for digital scales. The vehicle was removed by a friend of the owner.

— A Salem man reported at 11:16 a.m. Saturday that he parked his 2003 Chevy pickup on Thursday in the 1200 block of Benton Road and when he returned Saturday morning and started his vehicle, it sounded like a race car. He said he crawled under the truck and noticed the catalytic converter missing.

— Police at 11:09 p.m. Friday received a complaint about a white Corvette with a female driver stopped in the intersection of state Routes 45 and 9, but then the vehicle continued toward Lincoln. The vehicle was not found.

— An officer at 8:11 p.m. Friday noticed a vehicle at Cry Baby Bridge off of Egypt Road and stopped. The four people said they were just checking it out to do ghost stories. They were told to be on their way.


— Firefighters were called at 3:59 a.m. Sunday to the 1000 block of South Broadway for a report of a traction motor on a railroad locomotive on fire. The fire was under control before firefighters arrived, with railroad personnel found investigating the fire. They saw the fire and stopped the engine and were able to extinguish the fire with a dry chemical fire extinguisher. Police had also been called to the scene.


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