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— At 3:52 a.m. Tuesday, a woman asked police to stand by as she attempted to get some belongings from a friend’s apartment on South Union Avenue. Nobody came to the door, so she was told to come back in the morning or afternoon.

— A woman in the 100 block of West State Street reported at 2:26 a.m. Tuesday that an ex-boyfriend was attempting to enter her apartment and broke a window. The building was searched and she didn’t want to press charges. Police had been called to the same apartment at 8:28 a.m. Monday for a fight. The woman said she let her ex stay the night and in the morning he attempted to strangle her. The fight allegedly started when he woke up and realized his money was gone. He was trespassed from the property and told not to come back.

— Police responded to West Second Street at 12:16 a.m. Tuesday for an intoxicated male pushing a lawn mower down the street. He was found in his back yard and said he walked to a friend’s house to pick up his lawn mower. He was told to stay home due to his level of intoxication.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at 11:22 p.m. Monday on Cleveland Street where a neighbor was trespassing on another property earlier in the day. Police told the neighbor to stay off the other property.

— Police were called at 10:51 p.m. Monday to a medical in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Fire department medics cared for the patient until KLG provided transport to the hospital.

— A resident in the 300 block of West Pershing Street reported at 8:37 p.m. Monday that something was thrown all over the side of their house. The substance looked like paint, but once checked, it was some type of chalky substance that wiped off with no permanent damage.

— Police checked the well-being of a man reported slumped over in his vehicle at 7:08 p.m. Monday in the 2900 block of East State Street. He said he was just waiting to pick up his order.

— A Continental Drive woman reported at 6:36 p.m. Monday that a man came to her door yelling at her son about the Internet and was not making sense. He left, but she felt he would return and was told to call police again.

— A combative patient was reported at Salem Regional Medical Center at 6:34 p.m. Monday, standing at the entrance to the emergency room. The doctor was able to get the patient back inside for treatment.

— A Sharp Avenue resident at 6:24 p.m. Monday reported a neighbor cutting grass and blowing debris toward her home and a rock struck the back window of her vehicle. An officer told him to be more careful.

— A Salem resident reported a possible Internet scam at 4:48 p.m. Monday, saying that he received an email about winning a lot of money but that he needed to send money to pay for all the taxes and fees before receiving the prize. He sent money to pay for the fees and taxes, but hasn’t received any money. The incident is under investigation.

— A man who was driving east on State Street reported at 4:35 p.m. Monday that he had to stop for traffic and a motorcycle following close behind him hit his bumper. The motorcycle kept going after he turned onto Lundy. The incident is under investigation.

— Police were called at 3:41 p.m. Monday to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue for a road rage incident after a man reported being followed to his place of employment by a male and female making gestures and trying to get him to pull over. He said they came into the business yelling and causing a scene and were asked to leave. He called back a short time later to say the female was back and called his employer again complaining about him as he was leaving work. Officers spoke to the female who said she was leaving work on South Howard when the man was speeding and almost hit them and turned around and followed them. They both parked at the police lot and then he left. They followed him to his work to complain and left, then she called corporate to complain. She said she responded to the business and he was beside her staring and revving his engine. She was told he was probably getting her plate number. Both were told to stay away from each other and she was trespassed from the business.

— A woman on Cherry Street requested police at 1:52 p.m. Monday to remove her son and a female who had stayed at her home. It was only supposed to be a few days until they found another place. She said her son has been in and out and the female was homeless from out of state. She said they come and go all night long and yell. Both said they would leave but would find a ride to get their belongings. She wanted them trespassed.

— A woman on Cleveland Street reported at 12:49 p.m. Monday that her son wasn’t listening and knocked over a table that hit his sister in the face. Officers were able to calm him down.

— Police were called at 11:31 a.m. Monday to the 800 block of East Third Street for an assault involving a father and son. They got into an argument and the man said his son grabbed his shirt and ripped it. He didn’t want to press charges and was taking his son to his mother’s house.

— A Cleveland Street resident reported at 10:25 a.m. Monday that someone entered his residence in the past several days and removed a small broken safe containing numerous Zippo lighters and small knives.

— Lee Newlin, 54, of Hanoverton, was cited for failure to obey a traffic control signal after his westbound vehicle went through a red light at East State and Cunningham and struck a northbound vehicle driven by Dawn Paulini, 47, of Hickory Lane, at 9:59 a.m. Monday. He said he was distracted looking for his phone.

— Police were asked Monday morning to check on a woman acting strange in her back yard in the 1100 block of Cleveland Street. She said she was ok and just decorating her deck.

— A woman asked police at 9:02 a.m. Monday to check on her daughter, who was going to get belongings from an ex-boyfriend’s on Homewood, but never returned and does not have a phone. Officers made contact and the daughter said she was fine.

— A large tree reported in the road just east of Walmart on East State at 1:18 a.m. Saturday was in Goshen Township.

— A woman on Fairview Court reported suspicious activity at 1:15 a.m. Saturday after her dog was barking. No one was found in the area.

— A man sitting on steps at an address in the 500 block of East State Street was reportedly causing an issue at 11:58 p.m. Friday. He had been asked to leave, but refused. Police sent him away after the owner signed a trespassing form.

— A woman will receive a summons for contraband after police responded to a fight in the 500 block of East Perry Street at 8:22 p.m. Friday. It was just an argument, but officers found contraband while there.

— Deanna Moschella, 41, of East Third Street, was taken into custody on a warrant from Boardman for dangerous drugs after police responded to East Third Street for a theft report Friday. A man said the woman took his clothes and showed video of her taking a bag. Officers searched the bag with her consent and found no clothes belonging to the man.

— A woman at 5:25 p.m. Friday wanted a report for insurance after saying she found damage to the front passenger corner of her vehicle after picking it up from a local dealership after having work done. The business told her to bring the car back.

— Terry Timmerman, 63, of Salem was cited for assured clear distance ahead after his vehicle struck the rear of another vehicle driven by Brian Connolly, 54, of Canfield, at 10:52 a.m. Friday on East State Street.

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