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POLICE

Salem

— A man in the 1400 block of East Third Street reported at 12:26 p.m. Friday that some unknown person entered his porch and took the seat off of his bicycle.

— Officers were flagged down at 11:06 a.m. Friday about a domestic in the 300 block of Rose Avenue where two people were involved in a verbal dispute. Officers again explained the eviction process to the woman. The man went for a walk.

— Police were asked at 10:43 a.m. Friday to check on a resident in the 600 block of East Fifth Street, but were unable to make contact.

— Police responded at 9:44 a.m. Friday to the hospital for a combative patient who staff said wasn’t cooperating and was being disruptive. The person had calmed down when officers arrived and was told to quit disrupting other patients.

— A well-being check was requested for a resident in the 100 block of West Third Street at 3:50 a.m. Friday. The woman said she was fine.

— A caller at 10:16 p.m. Thursday reported two people walking in the road at West State and Howard. An officer saw one person walking on the sidewalk towards a residence and left.

— A Hawley Avenue woman reported at 8:37 p.m. Thursday that she’s been having problems with a male juvenile, saying that since he’s no longer allowed around her daughter, he’s been continually coming around to the residence and now she’s finding damage, including a recent broken windshield on her vehicle. She wants him told to stay away from her residence.

— A domestic was reported at 8:37 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of East Euclid. Police located the people relaxing in different rooms. They said there was an argument, but no physical violence. They were told to keep the noise down.

— A wallet found in the 2400 block of East State Street was turned over to police at 7:16 p.m. Thursday.

— A reckless operator in a bronze-colored Hyundai sedan was reported swerving westbound on East State Street at 6:13 p.m. Thursday.

— A license plate found in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue was turned over to police at 5:36 p.m. Thursday.

— A man reported at 4:22 p.m. Thursday that an unknown vehicle struck his legally parked vehicle in a North Broadway Avenue parking lot, causing minor damage to the front bumper.

— A neighbor dispute was reported Thursday afternoon in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard where a woman said her neighbor threw a stick and it hit her. There was no visible injury. The neighbor sad he did throw a stick but it did not hit the woman. Information will be sent to the prosecutor for review.

— A caller in the 400 block of Continental Drive reported at 12:07 p.m. Thursday that a male driver almost hit several vehicles in the parking lot due to his poor driving. Officers told the man about the complaint and to be more cautious.

— Lester Lovett Jr., 28, was taken into custody on a warrant for failure to appear on a weapons charge after police responded to the area of Franklin and South Lundy Avenue at 11:41 a.m. Thursday to assist the Columbiana County Drug Task Force in making contact with him due to the active warrant. The suspect fled on foot, but was apprehended after a short pursuit. He was allegedly in possession of drug paraphernalia and suspected narcotics. DTF agents collected evidence with additional charges pending.

— Police were asked at 11:13 a.m. Thursday to check on an elderly female in the 400 block of West Pershing Street. She had called multiple times, always confused. Officers were unable to make contact.

— A caller in the 1300 block of Beechwood reported at 10:25 a.m. Thursday that a man in a white truck hit some mailboxes and continued west. Perry Township was contacted since it was in their area.

— A woman reported at 1:51 p.m. Wednesday that she had items stored at a friendÌs house on Cleveland Street and found her items had been pawned at Cashland on East State and she would have to pay $150 to get them back. An investigation was pending.

— A man reported at 12:37 p.m. Wednesday that he had not heard anything from his uncle in a year and wanted a welfare check done in the 500 block of Fourth Street. Police learned the uncle no longer lived there and was in a nursing facility.

— K-9 officers and handlers responded at 10:43 a.m. Wednesday to the Columbiana County jail to assist the sheriffÌs office in conducting a sniff of multiple jail pods, with suspected narcotics found. The sheriffÌs office is investigating.

— A caller at 8:08 a.m. Wednesday reported a vehicle in a parking lot in the 800 block of West State Street for an hour with the driver sleeping inside. The driver said he was ok and waiting for someone.

— Police at 7:35 a.m. Wednesday recovered some property in the 300 block of Penn Avenue, including a T-shirt, ball cap, bandages and full bottle of liquor.

Perry Township

— Police were called at 9 p.m. Thursday to Dollar General on Legacy Lane for a juvenile sitting in a running car in the lot with no mother around. An officer spoke with the 9-year-old male and located the mother in the store. She said she ran in quick and was on her way out. She was told the issue and said it won’t happen again.

— Police were called at 11:18 a.m. Thursday to Beechwood Road for a report of two mailboxes struck by a white truck, then a short time later, the driver returned in another vehicle and picked up part of his mirror and left. The caller said a neighbor knew the driver and location of his business. Police spoke with the driver at his business and he admitted to hitting the mailboxes but said he didn’t know there was damage. He returned to the scene and made it right with the caller, who said her husband fixed one mailbox, but wasn’t able to fix their mailbox.

— A caller at 7:57 a.m. Thursday reported a juvenile looking in the windows of the Church of Christ on Georgetown Road. Police found the building secure, but did not locate the juvenile.

— Police at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday assisted Salem officers at South Ellsworth and the railroad tracks with a female. She was taken to a hospital.

— Brady Panezott, 23, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after his eastbound pickup failed to stop for traffic and struck the back of an eastbound car driven by Thomas Reid, 53, Salem, whose car then struck an eastbound pickup driven by Courtney Higgins, 29, Sebring, at 3:25 p.m. Wednesday on state Route 45 at U.S. Route 62. No injuries were reported.

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