Sheriff’s office

— A Depot Street, Rogers, woman reported at 7:48 p.m. Thursday she received a letter that day informing her someone tried to open an Xbox All Access line of credit in her name, but it had been denied.

— Children were reported putting things on the railroad tracks near Bull Creek Road at 4:41 p.m. Thursday. deputies checked the crossings at Bull Creek, Metz and Creek Roads, but did not find anything on the tracks.

— A dog was reported in a van at Pondi’s, state Route 45, Lisbon, at 5:59 p.m. Thursday and it was found to be fine when deputies arrived.

— A domestic violence incident was reported at 5:49 a.m. Tuesday at a home on state Route 154, Middleton Township. A warrant was issued charging Corey M.S. Evans with domestic violence, improperly handling a firearm, parking on the roadway, no license and fictitious plates.


A Columbiana County Sheriff’s report recently referred to an assault between two people at a campground on Middle Beaver Road in Elkrun Township. Formerly known as Lock 30 Campground, it appears the location has been sold and is now known as Getaway Beaver Creek.

Salem fire call

— Firefighters received a call at 1:19 p.m. Wednesday for a garage fire in the 1900 block of Maple Street where a bag of unused wood chips caught fire next to a smoker that was in operation inside the garage. The fire was small and put out with an extinguisher. There had been light smoke in the garage. No fire was found in the house and the smoker was moved outside. The wall behind the smoker showed signs of heat, not related to the fire, but from the smoker being too close to the wall. Smoke in the living areas was cleared by opening doors. No one was home and a message was left with a neighbor for the residents to call the fire department.

Perry Township

— A caller from the 200 block of West Pidgeon Road at 9:02 a.m. Friday reported his neighbor placed cow manure in his yard along with a pile of sticks. Police followed the cow droppings to his neighbor’s front yard. Police attempted to contact the neighbor, but no one answered the door.

— A woman in the 1000 block of Elberon reported at 12:21 a.m. Friday that her daughter left on foot after making suicidal threats. She wasn’t found and Salem Police were notified.

— Tyren Wallace, 27, of Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension and charged with possession after a traffic stop at 11:35 p.m. Thursday. Police noticed a glass pipe in the vehicle used for smoking marijuana. During a search, police located a marijuana grinder in the glove box. Both the pipe and the grinder were confiscated. Wallace’s vehicle was picked up by a friend.

— A residential alarm was reported at 7:39 a.m. Thursday on Depot Road, but the residence was secure.

— Township police assisted Salem officers at 3:47 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of North Lincoln with an out of control juvenile who had to be restrained and taken to the hospital.


— Police were called at 10:04 p.m. Thursday for a well-being check on a resident in the 800 block of Fair Avenue where a garage door was left open. Officers made contact and she was ok.

— The groundskeeper at Hope Cemetery in the 1000 block of North Lincoln Avenue reported at 8:20 p.m. Thursday that a family told him decorations were removed from their relatives’ gravesites.

— A woman from the 700 block of West Wilson Street reported at 7:04 p.m. Thursday that a person she has a protection order against sent her emails. Officers took photos of the emails. Charges are pending.

— A third party caller said at 6:48 p.m. Thursday that an ambulance was needed in the 400 block of Continental Drive. Officers were told by a woman that she was fine and medics were not needed.

— A shoplifting incident was reported at 6:37 p.m. Thursday at Smith Oil on East State Street, but police could not locate the suspect.

— A woman in the 600 block of East Third Street reported at 5:41 p.m. Thursday that her laptop was stolen from her apartment.

— Tyler McCaslin, 33, of West Perry Street, was charged with theft and taken to jail after police were called at 5:28 p.m. Thursday to Walmart on East State Street for an alleged shoplifter who fled. Police identified the person and later located him and took him into custody.

— A woman at 5:21 p.m. Thursday reported a civil custody dispute, saying she has custody of her granddaughter and a person would not bring her home. Officers made contact with the person and advised the child had to be returned per the custody agreement.

— A person at 4:37 p.m. Thursday spoke to police and was told officers had no enforcement or issuing powers when it comes to restraining orders.

— Officers at 3:59 p.m. Thursday spoke with people involved in an issue on Aetna Street and determined one of the neighbor’s relatives backed their vehicle into another neighbor’s yard, causing no visible damage. All were told their options.

— A man from Berlin Center who works in Columbiana County reported at 3:55 p.m. Thursday that he received calls from a person he has a restraining order against who also sent messages via social media. He was told to contact the police jurisdiction where he lives since the protection order was issued in Mahoning County.

— Police assisted the Columbiana County Drug Task Force in the 200 block of Rose Avenue at 3:20 p.m. Thursday.

— Police were told at 3:05 p.m. Thursday about a bag left on a property in the 800 block of South Lundy Avenue. Officers checked the bag and found no contraband or identification.

— Officers at 2:57 p.m. Thursday assisted a lieutenant from the Independence Police Department in Beaver County, Pa. by making contact with a city resident on Euclid regarding an investigation.

— The school resource officer at 2:30 p.m. Thursday responded to a possible fight in the high school, locating the students in front of the learning commons and stepping in front of one student. The officer escorted him to the office due to his aggressiveness toward the other student. The student used obscenities towards the officer. The student was suspended and information will be sent to juvenile court.

— A suspicious object reported at 9:20 a.m. Thursday on Columbia Street was located and taken to the station.

— Police recovered a bicycle found near the rear of Smith Oil on East State Street at 8:05 a.m. Thursday.


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