County Sheriff

— A Lower Elkton Road, Fairfield Township woman reported Thursday she had been the victim of a phone scam.

— Leslie P. Snyder, 64, Rogers, was taken into custody on a warrant from East Liverpool Municipal Court on Saturday morning after deputies were called about a man acting suspiciously on Richardson Street in Negley. Snyder reported he was meeting a man to buy a guitar and was cleaning up trash in the area while he waited.

— Deputies responded to the area of High and Lincoln in Salineville at 12:23 a.m. Friday where a vehicle was reported sitting with the headlights on and possibly someone in the vehicle. Deputies found it parked off the roadway, unoccupied with the parking lights on and unlocked without any keys in it. Deputies turned out the lights and attempted to contact the owner, but were unsuccessful.

— A civil matter involving a landlord and a tenant were reported on Rauch Road, Unity Township, at 3:21 p.m. Saturday. They were referred to their attorneys.

— Deputies were sent to a home on Yates Road in Salem Township at 7:42 p.m. Friday where one person was to be removed, but the person left before they arrived.

— As Lisbon police were handling a dispute on Morrison Street at 9:46 a.m. April 16, deputies went to investigate a report of theft from an address on St. Jacobs-Logtown Road that was related to the dispute.

— A Desellem Road, Madison Township, man reported at 2:56 p.m. Sunday he has been receiving threats from a Pittsburgh area man after selling him an item online. Deputies contacted the Pittsburgh area man and told he he was not permitted to go back onto the property.

— A possible domestic dispute was reported at an Oak Street, Leetonia, home at 6:08 p.m. Saturday. Deputies attempted to make contact with those involved and saw a man through a basement window, but he refused to come to the door. The woman notified dispatchers she would meet deputies at another location and they met with her. She reported nothing physical happened and no threats were made.

— A domestic dispute was reported on Pearl Street, Leetonia, at 4:31 p.m. Saturday. Statements were taken from both people involved and witnesses. The matter will be sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.

— A Torrence Drive, Yellow Creek Township, man reported at 12:47 p.m. Friday someone had logged onto his internet account and continues to watch him on his computer, even after he has changed internet provider. He believes the person responsible lives in the East Liverpool area.

— An open 911 phone line was reportedly coming from the Frola Motel, state Route 45, Center Township, at 4:52 a.m. Saturday. The call came from a non-specific location and the area was checked, but no one was found.

— A Depot Road, Salem Township, woman reported someone opened a Huntington Bank account in her name using her information on April 19. The account has had no transactions and has no balance. She had contacted the bank and closed the account.

— A Lake Point Drive, Knox Township, resident reported at 2:33 a.m. Thursday the neighbor’s dog had been out barking for the past two hours and it usually is not out. The neighbor had gone over and knocked on the door, but got no response. Deputies went to the home, knocked on the door, rang the door bell, walked around the home and looked into the kitchen and dining room area knocking on the other doors and windows. The dog was running around inside a fenced-in area and was barking the whole time. No one was visible or answered the door.

— A Sandy Creek Road, West Township, woman reported at 6:31 a.m. Sunday she had an argument with her live-in boyfriend, but she did not want to prosecute.


— Nigel Reynolds, 26, Warren, and Jessica Buschagen, 33, Warren, were both arrested for possessing drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop on North Main Street at 12:54 a.m. Friday.

— Kennith Jordan, 47, Salem, and Eric Jordan, 43, Salem, were arrested and transported to jail following a traffic stop on state Route 7 at Heck Road at 4:34 p.m. Friday. Both had warrants for their arrest out of sheriff’s office. Other traffic and criminal charges were filed on both subjects.

— Corey Miller, 28, Columbiana, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 11:38 p.m. Friday. His passenger, Stephanie Hlevbovy, 29, Youngstown, was cited for wrongful entrustment of a motor vehicle.

— Scott Knight, 22, Columbiana, was arrested for persistent disorderly conduct following a call for a possible domestic violence situation at 8:38 p.m. Saturday. He was taken into custody and transported to the county jail.

Salem Township

— A Lisbon Road resident reported Saturday his credit card company contacted him regarding someone who had attempted to open an account in his name. He was advised to contact the Ohio Attorney General’s Office.


— Officers responded to a 100 block West State Street business at 9:30 p.m. Saturday in reference to a person with a gun. Officers spoke with the person in question inside the store who was found unarmed. He said he had taken a pellet gun into the store prior to officers’ arrival to show the clerk, with whom he is a friend. The information was confirmed by the employee and officers found the unloaded pellet gun in the rear of the person’s truck.

— Michael A. Boggs, 29, Goshen Road, Salem, was cited for failure to yield after a two-vehicle crash at South Ellsworth and West Pershing at 9:42 a.m. Saturday in which he was northbound and failed to yield at the intersection, striking an eastbound vehicle driven by Amber L. Allison, 74, Sharp Avenue, Salem. Allison was treated on scene for minor injuries.

— Danny Jay Shultz, 24, Franklin Avenue, Salem, was cited for drug paraphernalia after officers responded to the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 6:58 p.m. Sunday in reference to a suspicious man dancing and climbing onto his car in the parking lot. Officers spoke with the man, identified as Shultz, who said he was trying to fix his car. Medical personnel were requested due to Shultz speaking fast and constantly moving. Shultz refused medical attention and contacted his sister-in-law, the registered owner of the vehicle, to pick him up. A search of the vehicle revealed a white paper with a small amount of white substance.

— Christopher L. Bennett, 18, Southview Street, Minerva, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia after officers responded to a 900 block East State business at 9:43 p.m. Sunday in reference to a shoplifter who fled the store. The officer found the two people in question walking along Penn Avenue at Walnut Street. He was found to have several items of marijuana paraphernalia. The other person admitted to taking a pack of crackers valued at 78 cents after the employee accused him of trying to steal it.

— Police responded to the area of Bank Street and Penn Avenue at 3:07 p.m. Monday in reference to a suspicious person and vehicle in which the caller said someone had been driving the vehicle in the area then a man could be seen walking away from the vehicle. Police stopped the vehicle for a traffic violation on Walnut Street near Penn Avenue and the driver said the man walking away from the vehicle was a friend to whom he had given a ride. Police found the man walking along Penn Avenue near Bank Street and determined him to be under the influence of a substance. Medical personnel responded and ultimately transported him to the hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded with medical personnel to a 400 block West Fifth Street home at 7:31 a.m. Sunday in reference to deceased resident. The deceased’s caregiver spoke with coroner’s office via telephone.

— Police responded to the 100 block of West Pershing Street at 9:13 p.m. Sunday where a juvenile reported letting another juvenile borrow his bicycle weeks ago and now the other juvenile would not return the bicycle when asked to that evening. When contacted the other juvenile said he was not allowed to leave at that time. The fire department responded to take the bicycle and transport it to the police station. The owner was contacted to retrieve it.

— Officers responded to the 2300 block of East State Street at 11:07 a.m. Sunday where a woman and her juvenile daughter reported the daughter had been having trouble with someone at her job. Officers advised the juvenile of her options then spoke with the manager at her job about the complaint.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of West Seventh Street at 12:28 a.m. Sunday in reference to a suspicious vehicle but were unable to find the vehicle in question.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue at 1:12 a.m. Sunday in reference to three intoxicated men walking in the street but were unable to find the people in question.

— Officers responded with the fire department to 700 block of East School Street at 12:47 p.m. Sunday in reference to a smell of natural gas. Columbia Gas was advised of the complaint.

— An East Perry Street resident reported on station at 2:08 p.m. Sunday she was not getting along with another resident at her home and wanted them to leave. She was advised of the eviction process.

— A West Third Street resident and her juvenile son reported at 5:22 p.m. Sunday another boy had assaulted the son in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The son said the other boy had spit on him so he dumped a drink on him. An officer contacted the other boy and his parent. Both boys agreed they were both involved in the physical altercation. The matter is under investigation.

— An officer responded with medical personnel to an 1100 block East Pershing Street home at 7:20 p.m. Sunday in reference to a medical emergency. The officer stood by until a male victim was transported to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Continental Drive at 9:53 p.m. Sunday where a resident reported an individual was at a neighboring apartment despite not being allowed to be there. Officers spoke to the person in question who said she was there visiting a client. Officers advised the complainant to have management contact the police department if there is an issue.

— Officers responded to the 1300 block of East Pershing Street at 3:10 a.m. Monday where a resident reported she believed someone had attempted to enter her home, but was unable to see anyone. Officers checked the area but were unable to find anyone.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Highland Avenue at 3:50 a.m. Monday in reference to suspicious activity but were unable to find anyone.

— An officer responded to the 300 block of West State Street at 3:27 p.m. Monday in reference to two boys riding a small four-wheel vehicle towing a small trailer. The officer found the boys parked in a driveway in the 300 block of West Wilson Street with the smaller boy encompassed by the older boy’s arms. The older juveniles was told the other juvenile was too small to be riding with him.


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