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— A Steubenville Pike, Center Township, woman reported at 5:08 p.m. Tuesday she saw children put something into a hole in the roadway.

— The children of a Heck Road, Unity Township, woman reported at 11:24 a.m. Wednesday their mother paid someone to do work at her home, but the work was not completed. The man identifying himself as Dustin Wells from KND Seal Coating came looking for work and was paid to fix the driveway. He did some of the work, but never finished it.

— A possible domestic dispute was reported inside a blue Chevy Malibu while it was traveling eastbound on state Route 517 at 1:09 a.m. Wednesday. Deputies checked the area and the homes of the two people reportedly in the vehicle, but no one was found.

Columbiana

— A woman located a young child walking on Eureka Road Wednesday.

— Officers received a report Wednesday about a truck parked illegally in the alley off of North Main Street.

— A traffic stop conducted for expired registration Wednesday night resulted in a passenger being arrested on a warrant out of Youngstown.

Salem

— Officers responded to a juvenile problem in the 2300 block of East State Street at 5:24 p.m. Wednesday, but found the juveniles had already left the area. The officers searched the area but were unable to find them.

— Police responded to the 1300 block of Fairview Avenue at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday where a resident reported receiving multiple messages on social media from a friend asking for money and gift cards. She said she paid out $3,200 to the person who she later discovered was not her friend. Officers found that the friend’s account had been hacked.

— Police responded with medical personnel to the 500 block of Aetna Street at 5:48 p.m. Wednesday in reference to an unresponsive man. It was found to be a possible drug overdose and contraband was recovered on scene. The man was transported by ambulance from the scene. The matter is under investigation.

— Officers responded with medical personnel to the 400 block of South Lundy Avenue at 7:12 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a possible drug overdose involving a juvenile. Emergency personnel found the juvenile laying on a porch behind his residence. The juvenile awoke, but showed signs of being under the influence of an unknown drug. The juvenile was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital and officers seized a small container with an unknown residue in it that was lying next to the juvenile. An investigation is pending.

— Officers responded to a juvenile problem in the 400 block of East Sixth Street at 7:24 p.m. Wednesday and found that the juvenile did not want to listen to her mother. The mother said it was okay if the the juvenile stayed with a family friends for the night.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of Jennings Avenue at 8:37 p.m. Wednesday in reference to several people outside arguing. Officers spoke with a man and woman who said they were arguing about family issues. Both said nothing physical took place and they were told to keep the noise down.

— Deidre J. Mitchell, 50, West Middletown Road, Salem, was charged with obstructing official business after officers responded to a 2000 block Monroe Street apartment at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a domestic dispute. During the investigation, the mother of one of the residents arrived to take her granddaughter and was found to have an open bottle of alcohol in the front seat of her vehicle. The mother claimed it was not hers and refused to identify herself.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of East Ninth Street at 9:57 p.m. Wednesday where a resident reported someone she knows had made threats to cause her serious physical harm. Officers collected the information and a warrant was issued against the person for aggravated menacing.

— Police responded to the 600 block of East State Street at 12:42 a.m. Thursday in reference to a suspicious man rolling around on the sidewalk. Officers searched the area but were unable to find the man in question.

— Officers responded to the 900 block of East State Street at 2:08 a.m. Thursday in reference to multiple calls of a man walking along the roadway yelling at people that were not around. The man refused medical treatment and was given a warning for disorderly conduct.

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