Sheriff’s office

— Deputies responded to a domestic dispute at a McCann Road, Butler Township, at 10:30 p.m. Monday where a woman reportedly was threatening to shoot her husband with a gun. It turned out to be an argument only and he did not want to pursue charges.

— Someone on Waterford Road, Unity Township, asked to have a person removed from the property at 11:17 p.m. Monday. Deputies found some damage outside the home, but the man had left.

— A missing child was reported at a West School Street, East Rochester, at 4:30 p.m. Monday. The child was found and had actually been in the home the entire time.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported in the 4500 block of Whinnery Road, Butler Township, at 4:27 p.m. Monday. The driver of the vehicle told deputies her son was playing baseball at the field nearby. Deputies saw a few players and a coach on the field in uniforms warming up.

— A private property accident was reported on Mechanicstown Road, Hanoverton, at 8:44 p.m. Sunday.

— A suspicious person taking scrap was reported in the area of state Route 154 and the railroad track at 8:39 p.m. Monday. Deputies checked the area and the Rogers Sale, but had no contact with someone fitting the description.

— A custody dispute was reported in the 10000 block of Endley Road, Center Township, at 4:26 p.m. Thursday. There did not appear to be anyone home and the man, who was supposed to pick up his children for visitation, requested deputies document it.


–A driver was cited for driving under suspension with fictitious plates Thursday.

–Thursday an officer took a report for a private property crash at Ranger Recovery.

–K9 Bax assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol on a traffic stop near State Route 11 Thursday.

East Palestine

–Wednesday afternoon police received a complaint about a car parked on Anna Street blocking the view of the intersection.

–A village employee reported a break-in at a structure in the park Wednesday evening.

Goshen Police District

– Anatoliy O. Symoni, 31, Homeworth Road, Alliance, was cited for speeding and no valid motorcycle license following a traffic stop on state Route 534 at Danbury Drive in Damascus at 9:06 p.m. June 10.

– Cody James Pierson, 39, Minerva, was cited for driving under suspension and failure to obey a traffic control device following a traffic stop at Main and Fifth Street in Beloit at 4:11 p.m. June 12.

– Alexis M. Smith, 36, Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop at U.S. Route 62 and Lisbon Road at 1:10 a.m. June 13.

– Paul F. Barnett, 55, Fifth Street, Beloit, was cited for OVI, failure to yield right of way from a driveway and failure to control following a one-vehicle crash at the Locust Grove Baptist Church at Washingtonville and West South Range roads at 3:57 p.m. June 13 in which he was reportedly driving all over the roadway before pulling into a driveway and eventually striking a tombstone and coming to rest against a tree. Beaver Township first responders administered Narcan to the Barnett, who was transported to St. Elizabeth’s in Youngstown.

– Donna L. Hardy, 50, West South Range Road, Salem, was charged with domestic violence after officers responded to her home at 6:37 p.m. June 15 where she allegedly threw a bag of cat food at her husband during an argument, causing a cut to his cheek.


–An officer escorted a driver from Madison to State Route 344 to Grayfin for a delivery affiliated with the Wise company Thursday.

–A resident at the corner of Columbia Street and Lisbon Street received assistance from both the State Highway Patrol and Leetonia police Thursday when Skylar Morton allegedly broke the front window to the residence and proceeded to destroy the woman’s property and physically assault her. Morton later turned himself in at New Waterford. Morton was charged with assault and criminal mischief.

–An officer located a down telephone line across Beeson Mill Road Thursday. The phone line was moved safely to the side of the road.


— Police responded to the Giant Eagle parking lot at 11:52 a.m. Thursday in reference to an individual soliciting donations outside the store. The complainant said the individual was asked numerous times to leave and refused. The owner of East of Chicago next door said the individual could sit outside his business instead.

— Police responded to the 900 block of Morris Avenue at 1:07 p.m. Thursday in reference to a girl screaming. An officer found two young girls who said they were just playing.

— Police responded to the area of Sugartree Alley behind Lawson’s Furniture at 1:16 p.m. Thursday in reference to two children playing in the alleyway. The officer spoke with the children and their mother and found they were playing with chalk behind the store and not in the roadway.

— Officers responded to a doctor’s office in the 500 block of East Second Street at 4:14 p.m. Thursday in reference to combative patient. The officers found the patient had been upset and was calming down. The doctor’s office and patient came to a solution for the evening.

— A 900 block Adams Drive resident reported at 4:33 p.m. Thursday someone had dumped his garbage container near the front steps of his home and has also damaged the rear storm door by apparently prying a glass panel from the frame.

— An officer responded to a two-vehicle crash in the 2100 block of East State Street at 5:45 p.m. Thursday in which an eastbound vehicle bumped the rear of another vehicle that had stopped for traffic. No injuries were reported and only minor damage to one of the vehicles. No citations were issued.

— An officer responded to a 2800 block East State Street business at 5:52 p.m. Thursday where the asset protection employee reported a woman used the self checkout to purchase $50 worth of merchandise but failed to scan $231.36 worth of items. The employee said the woman fled the store to an awaiting vehicle in the fire lane when confronted. The license plate number and photos of the woman and male driver were provided for pending charges.

— Officers responded to the 300 block of East Sixth Street at 7:27 p.m. Thursday in reference to an irate person who was having a side effect to his medication and had walked away from the home. Officers learned that the person had returned home. He was voluntarily transported to the hospital by his wife for treatment.

— Michelle N. Coulter, 30, Park Avenue, Salem, was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device following a two-vehicle crash at 7:59 p.m. Thursday in which she was eastbound on state Route 14 and failed to stop at the red light at South Lundy Avenue, striking a vehicle driven by Joseph M. Rinaldi, 30, Lowmiller Road, Minerva, who was making a left turn. No injuries were reported.

— A Washingtonville resident reported on station at 10:30 p.m. Thursday a man he knows had punched him in the face while at an establishment in the city. The matter is under investigation.

— Officers responded to the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Franklin Street at 3:59 a.m. Friday in reference to a suspicious man carrying a baseball bat. Officers checked the area but could not find him.

— A reckless operator was reported at 5:49 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of Vine Avenue, but was not found.

— A vehicle vs. bicycle accident was reported at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of West State Street, but the bicycle rider was found and said no vehicle was involved. The rider was westbound behind another family member on a bicycle when the bike hit a bump in the pavement, causing the bike to flip forward. The rider suffered an abrasion to the face from hitting the ground and declined medical assistance. A family member arrived to help.

— Angela Bumpadre, 33, of Alliance, was charged with theft and taken to jail after police were called to Walmart on East State Street for a shoplifter. Asset protection personnel said the woman took three UPC stickers off of 97-cent ice cream scoops and placed them on larger items, then attempted to leave after scanning the larger items at self checkout with the 97-cent UPC stickers, which were incorrect. The unpaid merchandise totaled $189.

— A man on Morris Avenue reported at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday that he was cutting grass when his neighbor’s dogs were attempting to bite him. The woman told police the dogs got out because the children left the door open.

Perry Township

— Police responded at 10:58 a.m. Wednesday to Somerset Drive for a woman lying on the floor after Mobile Meals said they could see her though the window. Fire department first responders and KLG gained entry and found the woman had low blood sugar and treated her.

— A deer/vehicle crash was reported at 9:57 a.m. Wednesday on the state Route 45 bypass south of West State Street. The vehicle was damaged, but driven from the scene.

— Police were called at 6:38 a.m. Wednesday to the 1200 block of West Perry Street for one to be removed. A caller said someone was trying to come in the front door. Police located a woman sitting in the breezeway entrance to the home, but the homeowner did not want to pursue charges. Police found a residence in Salem where the woman could go and dropped her off.

— Daniel Glista Jr. and Bobbi Crookston, both of the 1700 block of Goshen Road, were each taken into custody at their residence at 7:48 a.m. Tuesday on warrants for failure to appear. They were turned over to Columbiana County sheriffÌs deputies and taken to jail.

— A Benton Road resident at 4:24 p.m. Tuesday reported a property line issue with his neighbors. He was told his options.

— A suspicious person was reported at 6:27 a.m. Tuesday at Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue where police found a woman at the picnic table outside who had been asked to leave by store employees. She told police she was waiting on a ride that should be there shortly. Employees said she could wait there.

— A gun threat was reported at 3:28 a.m. Tuesday on West Pine Lake Road where a woman said she went to her ex-boyfriendÌs to drop off his property and while there had an argument with his new girlfriend. This led to her ex pulling a gun on her and threatening to shoot her. She left and came to the police station. Police found Justin Davis, 36, of Salem, charged him with aggravated menacing and took him to jail.

— A caller at 7:11 p.m. Monday reported a suspicious person standing on a bridge overlooking the railroad tracks in the area of U.S. Route 62/Benton Road. The man spotted was wearing gray shorts, a white tank top, with gray hair and a beard. No one was found.

— Charges are pending after police responded at 9:56 a.m. Monday to the 1000 block of Elberon Avenue for a report of people staying in the woods behind a residence. The caller believed a woman was staying in the woods behind her motherÌs home, saying she saw the woman and a younger man exit the woods. Officers checked the home in question, found the sliding glass doors open and saw the woman, whom they were familiar with, and an unknown man with neck and face tattoos just inside. They asked them to step outside and the man walked further into the house disappearing out of sight. Officers knew the womanÌs mother did not want her at the residence and found another male and female inside and learned that two unknown males fled out the front door. Suspected drugs were seen lying on a bed beside a male found passed out in the bedroom and in his front pocket. Items will be sent for testing. Police left the people at the house, with charges pending.

— A man in all black clothing without a reflective vest was reported riding a bicycle on state Route 344 at 10:11 p.m. Sunday, but no one was found.

— An officer at 8:41 p.m. Sunday saw an open door on a business in the 1800 block of Depot Road. The building was checked and the door secured.

— Police were called at 8:17 p.m. Sunday to the 400 block of Stewart Road for a female to be removed. A man said he and his mother-in-law had an argument over a custody issue and he asked her to leave. Police spoke with her and told to leave. Both parties agreed to let Children Services decide the custody issue.

— A caller at 7:15 p.m. Sunday reported two people in a gray pickup dumping furniture on Painter Road near Egypt Road. Nobody was found.

— A possible intoxicated pedestrian was reported at 5:52 p.m. Sunday on Depot Road near Snyder Road, but was not found.


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