County Sheriff

— The caretaker of “The Pitts” outside of Hanoverton where people are known to ride their ATVs reported at 8:07 a.m. Tuesday he found a newer Ford pickup hidden in the woods way back off of the road. The vehicle, a 2017 Ford F150, had been reported stolen in Austintown Township. The vehicle was towed and stored.

East Liverpool

–A tow company had to be called after 11:42 a.m. Friday in the 700 block of Sophia Street for a stuck Lowe’s delivery truck.

–A report was filed at 2:32 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, where a man alleged that he is being harassed after leaving his last job.

–A loud music complaint was filed regarding a home in the 500 block of College Street at 9:54 a.m. Friday.

–A welfare check was reported at 7:14 pm. Sunday in the 600 block of Riley Avenue.

–David Jackson was arrested at 1:41 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of East Fifth Street on an assault charge, after allegedly pulling the hair and striking a female victim.

–Two vehicles sustained damage sometime early Sunday morning in the 300 block of Grant Street.

St. Clair Township

–Bryan Jeffries, no address listed, was arrested at 9:42 a.m. Friday in the 16000 block of Cannon Mills Road on an assault warrant.

–Christopher Thompson, no address listed, was cited at 8:06 p.m. Friday in the first block of state Route 267 just past Y&O Road on a charge of no operator’s license.

–A woman in the 50000 block of Duke Road reported at 2:19 p.m. Sunday that her dog had been attacked by the neighbor’s dog.


–Isaac LeMasters Jr., no address listed, was arrested at 10:07 p.m. May 22 in the area of state Route 7 and Aten Avenue on charges of tampering with evidence and drug paraphernalia, after a routine traffic stop. A passenger, Tiffany Sattler, also was served with a summons for an unspecified charge. During a search of the vehicle, a crack pipe was located on the driver’s floorboard, a plastic bag containing white powder residue and a marijuana pipe with residue. LeMasters allegedly admitting doing methamphetamine earlier with his passenger, but he didn’t show any severe symptoms of meth use until after being transported to Columbiana County Jail, as LeMasters said that he couldn’t breathe and was transported to East Liverpool City Hospital.

–A woman from the 1600 block of Main Street reported at 2:29 a.m. May 6 that an identified subject had flattened both the tires on her vehicle and a neighboring one.

Perry Township

— A woman on Elberon Avenue reported at 3:08 p.m. Sunday that the neighbor’s dog has been approaching people in a threatening manner. The owner told police the dog got out by accident and it won’t happen again. Officers assisted in getting the dog back inside.

— A resident at 2:32 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of East 11th Street reported a suspicious person taking pictures of their home. When they confronted the person, he claimed to be with an insurance company. He was described as having an orange mohawk driving a dark gray Honda with plastic on the front and rear passenger windows. According to the resident, the male said he was at the wrong address, got into his vehicle and left.

— A man in the 900 block of Benton Road reported at 1:44 p.m. Sunday that a neighbor’s dog keeps coming into his yard. The dog owner was warned about the dog running loose.

— Police responded at 1:20 a.m. Sunday to the 1000 block of Andrew Avenue after a woman said her ex-boyfriend would not leave and was banging on the door and windows. Police spoke to him later and he told a different story. He was told to stay away for the evening.

— Cows reported loose in the 700 block of Cunningham Road at 9:53 a.m. Saturday had already been retrieved when police arrived.

— A man on Jones Drive reported a possible burglary at 5:29 p.m. Friday, saying his wife broke into the house while he was away and took items. He was told it’s a civil case and to contact an attorney since they’re married.


— A caller at 3:43 a.m. Tuesday reported loud music coming from a vehicle in the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The vehicle was found unoccupied with no music playing. Nobody would answer the door at the property.

— Police at 12:05 a.m. Tuesday assisted Perry Township officers on Apple Street with an intoxicated male with a firearm making suicidal threats. When city police arrived, the male had been disarmed and detained.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported in the 700 block of East School Street at 11:52 p.m. Monday, but had already left.

— A caller at 11:25 p.m. Monday reported while in their vehicle in the Dunkin’ parking lot, 2823 E. State Street, a male drove by and started screaming vulgar explicit language, then was in the drive-thru. Officers made contact with the manager to get video, with the incident under investigation.

— A verbal dispute was reported at 10:54 p.m. Monday in the 1000 block of Cleveland Street, but police heard no arguing and couldn’t make contact with anyone at the home.

— Police answered a call at 10:29 p.m. Monday for fireworks on West Fifth Street and told the people involved there could be no fireworks in the city.

— A white SUV was reported swerving on Depot Road heading towards the city at 8:10 p.m. Monday. The vehicle was seen pulling into a lot at Depot and Snyder Road. Township officers arrived and arrested the driver for operating a vehicle intoxicated.

— A cell phone found in a road was turned over to police at 4:52 p.m. Monday and placed in lost and found.

— A possible domestic was reported at 4:04 p.m. Monday in the 300 block of South Ellsworth Avenue. Police learned it was only an argument.

— A caller at 1:10 p.m. Monday reported that a person took items from the store front of a store in the Salem Plaza on East State Street. A witness identified the suspect and police found the person, who was told a summons would be issued for theft and they were trespassed from the store.

— No citation was issued after an accident in the Walmart parking lot at 12:15 p.m. Monday, but the driver was taken to the hospital by ambulance after reporting he was traveling through the parking lot and blacked out. His vehicle struck two parked vehicles and a cart return rack.

— Police responded at 6:11 a.m. Monday to Salem Regional Medical Center on East State Street to speak with a person about an assault that occurred over the weekend. An investigation was pending.

— Police at 12:47 a.m. Wednesday responded to East Sixth Street for a well-being check on a man. He said he was fine.

— A caller at 10:43 p.m. Tuesday reported a vehicle being driven on a private drive on Elm Avenue. Officers located the vehicle at Circle K West on West State Street where a female reported driving from Alliance along State Street and stopping at Circle K. She denied being on a private drive.

— Police at 10:27 p.m. Tuesday saw an unoccupied vehicle at Kelley Park on Prospect Street, but no one was found.

— A dog at large was reported at 8:23 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Highland Avenue, but was retrieved by the owner.

— A woman from Newgarden Avenue reported Tuesday night that her juvenile son was involved in a physical altercation with another male juvenile. The matter is under investigation.

— A caller at 7:48 p.m. Tuesday reported a dog on a roof in the 600 block of West Wilson Street. An officer responded and saw the dog on top of the roof with no one home, advising the neighbors to call police if the dog gets down or the owner comes home.

— A well-being check was requested at 5:56 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of East Sixth Street after a caller said the person was acting strange a few days ago. The male in question told police he was fine.

— A 911 hangup call was reported at 4:49 p.m. Tuesday in the Arby’s drive-thru lane, but no problem was found.

— Police were called at 4:05 p.m. Tuesday about a fight on Granite Avenue in the roadway involving two males on bikes who left. Police found them and spoke with them.

— A reckless vehicle was reported at 3:18 p.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of East State Street, but was not found.

— Suspicious activity/persons were reported at 3:03 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of Fair Avenue. Police made contact and were told the people were at a residence visiting a friend.

— A caller at 12:18 p.m. Tuesday reported a suspicious person sitting in a curb lawn in the 100 block of Ohio Avenue. He said he was just eating his lunch and would be moving on.

— Police responded at 10:22 a.m. Tuesday to the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard for an unwanted person who fled on foot. Police learned he allegedly assaulted a tenant at the complex and damaged some property. The suspect could not be found. The incident is under investigation.

— Some envelopes and a personal homemade weapon were found behind a business in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue.


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