County Sheriff

— A Bluff Avenue, Center Township, woman reported at 2 a.m. Tuesday her vehicle had rolled out of her driveway due to the ice and was on the roadway. The vehicle was moved from the roadway.

— A deputy stopped a vehicle traveling northbound on state Route 45 near Lisbon at 4:11 p.m. Feb. 9 after noticing the vehicle had stopped once on the roadway and was traveling outside the lane of travel. The vehicle abruptly stopped and the driver began grabbing at their chest as if having a heart attack. The deputy called an ambulance and prepared to perform CPR if needed, as the driver became unresponsive but continued to have a pulse and was breathing. The driver was treated and transported to a local hospital and arrangements were made to leave the vehicle at a local business.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 10:18 p.m. Feb. 8 in the area of McIntosh Road, Madison Township, with a truck being stuck and people walking back and forth in the woods. A vehicle was found stuck on the driveway and a tow truck had arrived. The driver was allowed on the property where he was stuck.

— A state Route 14, Unity Township man reported at 5:26 a.m. Feb. 9, someone pulled into his driveway and dropped off a large dog. Deputies gave dispatchers the dog’s tag number and the owner was notified to pick up the dog.

— Deputies assisted Children Services at a St. Jacob Logtown Road, Salem Township, home at 5:58 p.m. Friday.

— Deputies checked on a boy at a McClure Road, Unity Township, home at 2:35 p.m. Thursday and found the boy was fine.

— A Haessly Road, Hanover Township resident was reportedly making suicidal threats, but deputies spoke to the person who said everything was fine.

— A Darner Road, Elkrun Township, mother reported at 11:48 p.m. Friday her daughter was receiving calls from an unknown number and the caller has been making threats.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 2:10 a.m. Saturday in a vehicle traveling in the area of state Route 11 and the West Point exit in Madison Township. Deputies spoke to both people in the vehicle and one was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by West Point EMS for a medical problem.

— At 2:51 a.m. Sunday, deputies assisted the highway patrol at an accident in the 43000 block of Old Irondale Road in Yellow Creek Township, checking the area for the driver, who had left the scene.

— A Cameron Road, Madison Township, man reported at 12:47 p.m. Friday someone damaged his vehicle overnight.

— A disturbance was reported on Elkton Road, Elkrun Township at 8:17 a.m. Jan. 28 when there was a dispute between two people involved in a traffic violation, which involved a school bus. The matter is under investigation.

East Palestine

— A Columbia Street resident reported at 2:38 p.m. Sunday there was suspicious activity outside the home around midnight.

— Police spoke to a man in the 700 block of West Martin Street at 3:15 a.m. Sunday who reported his girlfriend’s brother threatened him during a FaceTime chat that he was going to drive from Alliance to East Palestine to kill the man’s daughter and his dog. A similar complaint was received at 2:47 a.m. Saturday, about the girlfriend’s brother making threats against him by Facebook Messenger, but the brother never showed up and apologized later in the day Saturday to the man for his actions.

— A loud party was reported at 12:02 a.m. Sunday at an East Grant Street home. Police spoke to several people and learned one man had been arguing with his girlfriend. Police told everyone there any further calls complaining about the noise would result in charges.

— Police stopped a vehicle at 9:38 p.m. Friday on South Market Street. While having the driver exit the vehicle so K-9 Toney could check the area around it, police found drug items on the driver. Charges are pending.

— Police found an East Palestine building on West Main Street left unsecured at 6:43 p.m. Friday. Police checked the building and found everything in order before resecuring the door.

— A dog bite was reported on West Street between West Martin and Clark Streets at 2:36 p.m. Friday. The bitten person had returned home and wanted to file a complaint.

— Police were able to assist a West North Avenue resident getting his keys out of his vehicle at 8:14 a.m. Friday.

— Lights were found left on in the garage in Glenview Cemetery at 12:11 a.m. Friday.


– An officer responded to a 500 block Cherry Fork Avenue home at 10:41 p.m. Friday in reference to a dispute between household members and found a hysterical woman who claimed she had been in argument with her family when her brother kicked her infant child in the stomach. She also said her father had taken her vehicle keys so she could not leave. After checking the child and finding no marks that he had been kicked, the officer spoke with the family members who said the woman was acting irrational due to medication and possible other drugs. While the officer was speaking with the family members, the woman started her vehicle. She continued to scream when confronted by the officer about where she found her keys, but after calming down the woman was able to collect personal belongings from the other family members and leave. The family members expressed concern for the child and said an incident in Summit County has already been turned over to Children Services. Statements were collected from the family members and forwarded for the current Children Services investigation.

East Liverpool

— Officers were dispatched sometime before 11:48 p.m. Friday in the 700 block of Cadmus Street for a disturbance.

— Police responded at 1:04 a.m. Friday to the first block of Montana Street to a complaint about suspicious activity. Upon contact, the female driver stated that she was trying to photograph her friend’s boyfriend cheating.

— Shawn Boyle was cited at 2:26 a.m. Friday on a charge of driving under suspension in the 400 block of Bradshaw Avenue.

— Tyler Bartley was arrested at 3:03 a.m. Saturday on a charge of public intoxication in the middle of state Route 39.

— An officer observed a vehicle near Jefferson and West Eighth streets at 2:09 a.m. Saturday, traveling at a high rate of speed. He was unable to catch up to it after attempting a traffic stop.

— A North Shadylane drive resident reported at 10 p.m. Sunday that someone stole her GMC Envoy sometime before 9:20 a.m.

— Terry Sonntag, no address listed, was cited shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday on charges of loud exhaust and obstructed plate, after a routine traffic stop.

— Someone at KSU East Liverpool reported that sometime before 1:18 p.m. Monday a part was stolen off a university van.

— A parent in the 1900 block of Smithfield Street reported at 8:24 a.m. Monday that he was concerned about footprints in the snow in front of his daughter’s bedroom and recently a sheriff’s deputy had been passing out notices about a sexual predator in his neighborhood.

St. Clair Township

— Kevin Byers was arrested at 12:52 p.m. Thursday in the 49000 block of Calcutta Smith Ferry Road on a charge of domestic violence, a fifth-degree felony, after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.

— A woman reported at 11:13 a.m. Friday that her wallet was stolen while she was at Walmart. The wallet was recovered in the parking lot with only two gift cards missing.

— An officer responded at 4:27 p.m. Monday in the 19000 block of Cannon Mills Road to take a vandalism report.

— Emma Norman was cited at 10:54 a.m. Saturday in the first block of Y&O Road for driving while suspended.

— Cena Mason was cited at 1:16 a.m. Saturday near Calcutta SmithFerry Road and Bell School Road with driving under suspension, after a routine traffic stop.

— Brandon Dunn was arrested at 1:59 p.m. Saturday on a charge of obstructing official business, after a hand-to-hand drug transaction and foot pursuit.

— Police responded at 10:09 a.m. Friday in the 69000 block of Purinton Avenue for a disturbance.

— An officer conducted a traffic stop at 9:49 p.m. Friday in the first block of Fisher Road for a marked lanes’ violation. The driver of the vehicle confirmed he had a handgun in the center console despite neither occupant having a CCW. An open air sniff by K9 Noras alerted to the odor of a narcotic. A subsequent search revealed suspected narcotics and another revolver in the trunk as well as a digital scale with white powder residue. The driver, Jeffrey Wilson was cited for driving under an FRA suspension and the marked lanes’ violation, and charges may be pending based on the lab results from the crime lab on the drugs and paraphernalia.


— Police responded at 4:05 a.m. Tuesday to the 800 block of Southeast Boulevard for a 911 hangup call. After making contact at a residence, officers were told the phone call was not dialed from there. The caller could not be found.

— Officers at 2:13 a.m. Tuesday were asked to do a well-being check in the 900 block of East State Street after a female allegedly attempted to jump in front of a moving vehicle. The female told police she was waiting for a ride and mistakenly moved towards the incorrect vehicle. After confirming self-harm wasn’t the intent, a courtesy transport was provided to the female to Vine Street.

— A possible waterline break was reported at 12:32 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The only water the officer saw was from ice melting.

— Logan Stancato, 22, of Beloit, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 8:11 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of West Wilson Street for a vehicle with no tail lights. K-9 Argo indicated to the presence of a narcotic odor in the vehicle. During a search, police located narcotic paraphernalia and suspected narcotics, which will be sent for testing. Charges may be pending lab results. A valid driver responded to drive the vehicle.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 7:53 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of Second Street. Police learned the owner was working on the ATM at Chase Bank.

— A business owner in the 400 block of East State Street at 5:09 p.m. Monday reported damage to a light pole on the sidewalk after a large box truck hit the flag pole on the light pole in front of his business. The truck also knocked off the large plastic globe on top. A note was left for the city electrician regarding the damage.

— An East Sixth Street apartment complex owner reported at 4:29 p.m. Monday that people who don’t reside there keep throwing trash in his dumpster. He said he gets charged more money due to excess trash. He provided a piece of a box from a larger box in his truck with a female’s name on it from the 500 block of Franklin. When contacted, the woman said her daughter, who lives in the apartment complex, told her it was ok to throw the box in there. She was told the owner did not want this to happen anymore and to recycle boxes in the future.

— Police stood by for a civil matter at 4:28 p.m. Monday in the 2500 block of Bentley Drive until no longer needed.

— Neil Barber, 45, of Main Street, Leetonia, was taken into custody on a warrant for felony drug possession after a traffic stop at 3:20 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for an active warrant. Barber was turned over to a sheriff’s deputy. Police searched the vehicle, locating items of drug paraphernalia.

— Police at 10:27 a.m. Monday discovered a vehicle ran over a stop sign and gas line marker on Filbert Avenue near Franklin. Video surveillance showed a white Chevy Sonic traveling east on Franklin turn north on Filbert and run over the stop sign, continuing north without stopping at 11:30 p.m. Friday. Traffic and safety was notified about the sign and the fire department was asked to check the gas line marker.

— Officers at 6:45 a.m. Monday saw an unoccupied vehicle on South Lincoln Avenue near Huntington Bank. The owner arrived with a gas can and said he ran out of gas on his way to work. The vehicle was refueled and left.

— A Struthers woman requested a well-being check at 6:24 a.m. Monday on her boyfriend in the 200 block of Hawley. He had left Struthers on Sunday and had not come home. Officers located him at the Hawley residence. He said everything was ok and he didn’t need anything.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 5:22 a.m. Monday in the 2900 block of East State Street parked in a private construction driveway. The owner of the property was contacted and confirmed the vehicle was allowed to be there.

Perry Township

— Police are investigating an alleged assault/robbery that reported at 3:17 p.m. Sunday. An East Liverpool man said he went to a friend’s house on Georgetown Road and as he entered he was assaulted and robbed of his personal belongings. Police responded to the residence but had no contact with the involved party. The address listed on the report, 858 Georgetown, was the site where police and members of the county Drug Task Force and Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant and confiscated suspected narcotics last month.

— Daniel Glista Jr., 40, of Goshen Road, was charged with domestic violence after police were called at 6:18 p.m. Saturday to the 1700 block of Goshen Road for a domestic dispute. The 32-year-old female victim had a fist-sized lump on her face and said she was assaulted by her boyfriend. The boyfriend told police they got into an argument and were fighting. She was taken by ambulance to Salem Regional Medical Center and he was taken to jail.

— A resident in the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 5:09 p.m. Saturday that she received a 1099 by mail from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for $1,941. She said she has retirement and has nothing to do with Ohio JFS. She was told to contact ODJFS.

— Police responded at 1:44 a.m. Saturday to the 200 block of Idaho Avenue where a woman said she had recently moved from the residence and the owner would not let her get her stuff. Police spoke with all involved and the caller was able to get her belongings and leave.


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