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Police

County Sheriff

— Deputies responded to a Mountz Road, West Township home after a woman called 911, asked for police and hung up at 1:13 a.m. Wednesday. However, the residents told deputies there was no emergency situation at the time.

Highway Patrol

— Kaylee A. Martin, 18, of Columbiana, was cited for failure to control when she drove off the side of Middleton Road in Fairfield Township and struck a tree at 10 a.m. Thursday.

— Americo Gutierrez, 43, of Wellsville, was cited for failure to control when he drove off the side of state Route 11 in Fairfield Township and struck a ditch and tree and overturned five times at 4:59 a.m. Wednesday. Gutierrez had minor injuries.

Lisbon

— A man reported that someone broke into his home and stole an old iPhone and a chainsaw at 3:35 p.m. Sunday.

— Police responded to state Route 154 when a man struck a deer with his vehicle at 4:23 a.m. Thursday. The man was not injured, and the officer cleared the scene.

East Palestine

— A officer was dispatched to assist the New Waterford Police Department for a search for a man, who was reportedly assaulted around Creek and Hatcher Road at 12:04 a.m. Friday. The man was located and transported to his home by New Waterford police.

— An East Rebecca Street resident reported that she backed into a vehicle in the police department parking lot causing minor damage to both vehicles at 3:43 p.m. Thursday.

— An officer was dispatched to South Walnut Street for a report of a woman assaulting another woman at 8:37 a.m. Thursday. Charges are pending.

— An Alice Street resident reported that her son was being unruly and taking off on foot as he was heading out to the garage for school at 7:56 a.m. Wednesday. The woman reported that he returned home a short time later.

— An officer responded to the area of North James Street and East Clark Street on the report of a man in jeans and no shirt attacking a telephone pole with a knife at 7:39 a.m. Wednesday. An officer made contact with the man and discovered that he was practicing martial arts. It was recommended that he stop for the morning.

— John T. Swagger, 28, was arrested for assault and transported to the county jail at 12:15 a.m. Wednesday.

— An officer responded to West Clark Street on the report of someone with flashlights inside a vacant resident at 7:25 p.m. Tuesday. An officer checked and discovered that it was a realtor showing the house.

Columbiana

— Officers responded to First Christian Church for a private property car accident at 5:43 p.m. Thursday.

Salem

— Officers responded to a 500 block Walnut Street home at 9:35 a.m. Thursday where the resident reported someone had taken a garbage can from the property.

— Officers responded to a 1700 block East State Street business at 9:40 a.m. Thursday where a male reported another male has assaulted him while he was having a private conversation with some friends. The complainant had injuries to his mouth and upper lip, but did not want to press charges. The attacker was told to leave and not return.

— Officers responded to a 1400 block South Lincoln Avenue apartment at 12:56 p.m. Thursday in reference to the sound of male yelling and throwing items around. The officer did not hear a disturbance and found two juveniles playing a video game. They said they had been yelling and were warned to keep the noise down.

— Officers responded to a 700 block East Fifth Street home at 1:19 p.m. Thursday to check on a male and found him to be having problems but determined he posed no threat to himself.

— Officers responded to a 2400 block East State Street business at 2:01 p.m. Thursday where a male reported dropping his wallet then another patron picked it up and left. The matter is under investigation.

— Officers responded with medical personnel to a 2100 block Southeast Boulevard home at 2:52 p.m. Thursday in reference to a male making threats to harm himself. The male was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded to the area of Brooklyn Avenue and East Third Street at 6:22 p.m. Thursday in reference to a woman wandering in and out of the roadway and found she was suffering from a medical issue. She was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded to a 300 block East Fourth Street home at 9:39 p.m. Thursday in reference to a dispute but found no threats were made and no violence occurred. The complainant, who is from out of town, was given a ride to the police station to wait for a ride to an airport.

–Officers responded to a 400 block East Perry Street home at 8:19 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported finding a vacuum and other cleaning items on her front porch.

— Officers responded to a 200 block West Wilson Street home at 2:35 a.m. where a resident reported a prior altercation with another resident and was afraid there would be more due to intoxication. Both residents agreed to separate for the rest of the night.

Leetonia

— An officer responded to the area of Washington Street near the train tracks at 4:37 p.m. Nov. 10 in reference to a male walking on the tracks. The officer initially was unable to contact the male and advised Norfolk Southern to delay train traffic. Once contacted, the male said he was attempting to “become one with nature” and did not want to walk on the sidewalk so he go shirtless to get some sun. He was advised to stay off the tracks and on the sidewalk.

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