–Officers arrested Jennifer Goldman, 37, Monday after officers located suspected heroin, methamphetamines, Klonopin and drug instruments in her vehicle during a traffic stop.

–Officer attempted to stop a vehicle however were unable to make contact when the vehicle fled over the Pennsylvania border.

–A resident reported a violation of purchase agreement regarding a vehicle Saturday.

–Officers issued citations to David Liptay, 20, of Columbiana for driving under suspension and fictitious registration Saturday.

–Officers responded to a residence on Beechwood Drive regarding telecommunications harassment and a protection order violation Saturday.

–Police checked a suspicious vehicle in the Homestead parking lot Saturday afternoon. Officers determined nothing illegal was occurring.

–Mitchell Griffith, 52, of New Waterford was issued a speed citation following a traffic stop Friday.

–A resident came on station to report phone fraud Friday evening.

–A theft was reported Friday morning in the area of Save-a-lot.


— Officers were dispatched to Subway on East Lincoln Way for an intoxicated man at 6:23 p.m. Sunday. He was escorted home.

— An officer was dispatched to a residence on West Lincoln Way at 12:38 a.m. Aug. 25 after a man called for a man to be removed from his home. The man, Zachary Wilson, had a warrant out of Columbiana County and was released to the sheriff’s office’s custody.

— Officers were dispatched to Valley View at 9:03 p.m. Aug. 15 in regards to Nathan Knight being in the store. Knight had three warrants out of Columbiana County and attempted to exit the parking lot when police arrived. Knight was arrested for his warrants and also issued citations for driving under suspension and expired registration. He was transported to the county jail by a sheriff deputy.

— Anthony Borntreger was issued a citation for driving under suspension at 6:41 p.m. Aug. 30. An officer witnessed Borntreger swerving across Vine Street while traveling on his mini bike and initiated a traffic stop.

— An officer was dispatched to Thomas Road and West Lincoln Way for a report of three men fighting at 10:53 a.m. Aug. 28.

East Palestine

–A man came on station Sunday morning regarding paperwork but was found to have an active warrent. The man was taken into custody and turned over to a deputy.

–Officers transported a man to a homeless shelter Sunday after the man had left a residence on West Martin Street for causing issues.

–A resident on East Martin Street reported a vehicle as either stolen or repossessed Saturday night.

–Saturday night an intoxicated man was located after he did not return home after a walk.

–David W. Brittain, 57, was arrested Saturday evening for OVI after officers observed him making several traffic violations.

–A woman reported dirt bikes traveling in the area of Garfield Avenue Saturday. Officers were unable to locate the dirt bikes.

–Officers responded to the old school building located on East North Avenue regarding teenage boys attempting to get in the back door. Officers located the boys and advised them to leave.

–Officers responded to the West Clark Street area Saturday after residents reported hearing gun shots.

–A man was transported to the hospital Saturday after a person on North Liberty Street observed the mans vehicle drift backwards out of a driveway. Officers found the man to be disoriented and confused.

–Officers recovered an old pellet gun from behind 840 East Taggart Street Saturday around noon.

–A couple residents reported unemployment fraud Friday afternoon.

–The school resource officer responded to the East Palestine Middle School Friday regarding a student.

–Officers responded to the Marathon gas station Friday afternoon regarding a dispute.

–Officers euthanized a deer near the train tracks Friday morning.

–A woman reported stolen bicycle tires and wheels from East Clark Street Friday morning.

–A resident reported a dispute involving several people in a mini van on West Clark Street in the early hours Friday.

–A resident reported an ex-boyfriend left her home threatening to walk in front of a train Wednesday morning. Deputies located the man outside of town.

–Officers spoke with a resident on Howell Road August 31 regarding a neighbor dispute.

–Officers arrested Austin M. Boots, 23, at Pinetree Circle for an active warrant Tuesday.


–Officers were advised of a suspicious vehicle sitting in the parking lot of a church Sunday. A man and woman inside the vehicle told the officer they were looking for Jesus. A member of the church advised they had given the people in the vehicle permission to be there because Sunday night service was canceled.

–Leetonia police are investigating the alleged sexual abuse of a six year old.

–Officers checked the area of Chestnut Street and Main Street for a man suspected of being intoxicated while driving Sunday.

–An officer responded to a report of flashing lights on a vehicle at Quaker Castings Friday. The officer turned off a turn signal in a truck and cleared the call.

–Officers responded to a complaint of a suspicious man at Wick Park Tuesday.


— Police responded at 1:05 p.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of Walnut Street for a neighbor dispute for loud music. Police heard no music and told the caller to contact the landlord if there are further problems.

— Courtney Troyer, 29, Cleveland Street, was cited for dog at large after police were called to the 1100 block of Cleveland for a loose dog barking at residents at 9:38 a.m. Tuesday. The dog was secured by the owner, who was cited due to a previous warning.

— A caller at 7:59 a.m. Tuesday reported two brown dogs outside on a roof in the 100 block of West Pershing Street. The owner was contacted and responded to retrieve the dogs.

— A man in the 900 block of East Fifth Street reported at 8:45 p.m. Monday that his wife left with their son and the juvenile was not in a car seat when they left. The vehicle was not found.

— Police contacted the water department after a water line break with a small water leak was reported in the 500 block of West Wilson Street at 8:34 p.m. Monday.

— Police responded to Rose Avenue after an unknown problem was reported at 7:39 p.m. Monday by a woman who had called 911 and the local police phone several times. She reported an issue with the heat in her bedroom not turning off. Officers confirmed the baseboard heater appeared to be turned all the way up and the thermostat was broken off the wall preventing her and officers from turning the heat down or off. Firefighters responded and could not repair the thermostat, but shut the breaker off to halt power to the heater due to the high level of heat in the bedroom. Officers contacted the landlord and he said he would have it repaired the next day.

— A suspicious person reported in the 2800 block of East State Street was found lying in the grass at 7:28 p.m. Monday. He said he was waiting for his girlfriend.

— A domestic was reported at 6 p.m. Monday in the 900 block of East Fifth Street. The man said nothing physical took place while the woman said the incident turned physical. She had no visible injuries and did not want to provide a statement. She contacted a friend and planned to leave for the night.

— A cell phone found in Winona was turned over to police at 4:36 p.m. Monday.

— A suspicious person was reported at 3:53 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The man checked out ok.

— A possible break-in was reported at 12:30 p.m. Monday on Rose Avenue where the caller heard noises coming from upstairs. Officers found the resident home and there was no issue.

— Wesley Clark, Cleveland Street, was charged with domestic violence and taken to jail after police were called to the 1000 block of Cleveland for a domestic between a boyfriend and girlfriend at 12:16 p.m. Monday. Officers found the woman sitting on a neighbor’s porch bleeding excessively from the nose. The boyfriend arrived and appeared to have multiple scratches on his torso. Officers determined the man struck the woman in the face after an argument over cheating.

— A Manor Drive resident in Perry Township at 12:05 p.m. Monday reported a possible intruder. Township police requested Salem’s assistance. Nobody was found inside and there was no sign of entry.

— A parking complaint was reported at 10:19 a.m. Monday in the 1400 block of East Pershing Street. Contact was made with the owner to move it.

— A light was reported flashing on and off in the 1200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 2:17 a.m. Monday, but the vehicle was secure. Police were unable to make contact with the owner.

— Police located a vehicle and four people at Centennial Park at 2:16 a.m. Monday after closing hours. Officers discovered they were consuming alcohol and a ride was arranged for them to leave. They received a warning for criminal trespass, open container and public intoxication.

— Fireworks were reported at 10:33 p.m. Sunday at North Lundy and East Fourth, but not found. They were reported earlier, too, with none found.

— An unoccupied vehicle was reported in the Dollar General lot on Legacy Lane at 10:01 p.m. Sunday. Contact could not be made with the owner, but employees were told they could call a tow operator to have the vehicle towed.

— A barking dog was reported at 8:58 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Woodland. The owner was told about the complaint.

— A dog was reported at large in the 400 block of West Pershing Street at 7:02 p.m. Sunday. Police could not catch the dog.

— A Smith Oil clerk on East State Street reported at 3:49 p.m. Sunday that someone left without paying for $7 worth of gas.

— A West State Street business reported at 2:22 p.m. Sunday that a bicycle was left in the grass next to the business in the 100 block. The fire department retrieved the bicycle.

— Police at 2:06 p.m. Sunday assisted Goshen Township police on a traffic stop with K-9 Argo indicating to the presence of a narcotic odor. A search of the vehicle turned up small amounts of marijuana and the interior smelled like burnt marijuana.

— An unknown dispute was reported at 1:36 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Alyssa Woods, 21, South Lincoln Avenue, was charged with assault and taken to jail after an altercation with another woman became physical. Witnesses confirmed Woods started the physical altercation.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at 10:06 a.m. Sunday by a man who came to the station. He was told his options. The address was not disclosed.

— Two dogs were reported at large at 9:04 a.m. Sunday on Vine and East Fourth Street. The dogs were secured by the owner, who was given a warning for dog at large.

County Sheriff

— A Cunningham Road, Salem Township, man reported a neighbor dispute at 1:51 p.m. Monday. Both people involved were told to stay off each other’s property. They await a surveyor to establish the property lines.

— A Grant Street, Center Township, man reported at 12:27 p.m. Sunday he gave his now ex-girlfriend $33 and she used it to buy things he did not want her to buy so he wanted her arrested. Deputies explained it was not a criminal matter and if he wanted to money back he could pursue it in small claims court.

— Deputies checked on an Applegate Road, Wayne Township, man at 11:45 a.m. Saturday after his family became concerned when they could not reach him. He was having phone issues, but was fine.

— A break in was reported at 2:20 p.m. Saturday on Buck Road in Knox Township at sometime over the past week. Several items were taken including a New Holland tractor. The matter is under investigation.

–An alarm at a South County Road business at 12:31 a.m. Aug. 28, brought deputies to an unsecured door. The building was not occupied and there was no damage or vandalism. Deputies secured the door.

— Someone was reported trespassing at Bowman Cemetery on Lusk Lock Road at 12:18 a.m. Aug. 29. No one was found to be there.

— A Raley Run, Elkrun Township, woman reported at 7:02 a.m. Thursday her estranged husband has been calling and messaging her constantly. The woman wanted to know her options, but did not want to pursue charges at that time.

— No vandalism or damage was found when deputies responded at 10:09 p.m. Thursday to a building on U.S. Route 62 in Butler Township.

— A Hatcher Road, Unity Township, woman reported at 3:48 p.m. Saturday people were trespassing on her property and stole one of her “No Trespassing” signs.

— A man with a trailer in the Cherry Valley RV park in Salem Township reported at 7:15 p.m. Saturday someone had entered his trailer and stole things.

— A Butler Township woman reported at 7:38 p.m. Saturday someone damaged her vehicle with a BB pellet in the 31000 block of Georgetown Road.

— A man reported trespassers at a property in the 11000 block of Steubenville Pike at 9:26 p.m. Saturday. Deputies spoke to the two people there and told them this is a civil matter.

— Someone reported people yelling and screaming at a home in the 3300 block of Lisbon Road in Salem Township at 7:22 p.m. Sunday. Deputies checked with the homeowner, who said her three teenage sons were playing video games and yelling.

— A Perry Street, Center Township, woman reported at 5:38 p.m. Saturday there is an ongoing issue with vehicles parking in the roadway. She was told to call when the vehicles are parked there.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 1:55 a.m. Aug. 27, where a woman reported her estranged husband came to visit the children and began arguing with her and damaging some of her property. She asked him to leave. After speaking with deputies he left.

— A man or boy at Rogers Sale reported at 10:59 a.m. Friday he had slapped his mother. After speaking to the him and his mother it was determined he has special needs and what happened occurred at their home in Pennsylvania, not at the sale. The mother was going to contact his doctor.


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