County Sheriff

— An accident was reported at the Rogers Auction and Market at 6:33 a.m. Sept. 3. Deputies were met by a woman who said a man parked behind her 2010 Kia Sedona struck backed up and struck the side of her vehicle with the 2002 Chevrolet Savana van he was driving. Insurance information was exchanged.

–A Lower Elkton Road, Fairfield Township, man reported at 3:18 p.m. Friday someone tried to open a bank account under his name.

— An abandoned vehicle was found parked at Runyon’s Originals in Unity at 9:58 a.m. Saturday with no one around. The vehicle had a flat tire and some damage and the business was told they could have it towed if they needed to do so.

— A Gamble Road, Salem Township, man reported at 10:09 a.m. Friday he was scammed by a man in Texas regarding the purchase of a product.

— A state Route 45, Lisbon, man reported at 12:39 p.m. Thursday someone tried to steal his generator from his business in the morning.

— An Old Monroeville Road, Washington Township, man reported at 9:39 a.m. Sunday someone was on his surveillance cameras overnight walking around his property and attempting to get into vehicles. He was sending deputies footage for further investigation.

— A Charlton Drive, Hanover Township, woman reported at 4:27 a.m. Sunday her adult son assaulted her at their home. After gathering information and photos, deputies charged Daniel Brendon Reed, 34, with domestic violence.

Highway Patrol

— Julia K. Say, 19, Summitville, was cited for failure to yield at a stop sign after she entered the intersection of state Route 172 and Depot Road in Center Township and collided with a vehicle driven by Michael Varner, 50, Lisbon, at 6:07 p.m. Wednesday. Varner sustained minor injuries.

— Loretta C. Mattern, 72, Lisbon, was cited for failure to yield at a stop sign after she entered the intersection of state Route 45 and Rose Drive in Center Township and collided with a truck and trailer driven by Paul J. Zook, 31, Hanoverton, at 12:22 a.m. Saturday. Neither party sustained injuries.

— Amanda R. Upright, 36, Youngstown, was cited for assured clear distance and distracted driving after she rear-ended a vehicle driven by James E. Hutchinson, 72, Maple Heights, while traveling on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 2:26 p.m. Friday.


— Police were called to the fairgrounds for a man screaming and arguing with a woman at 3:58 a.m. Sunday. The man said they got into a verbal argument and the woman said nothing physical occurred.

— Police were dispatched to a residence on East Chestnut Street for a woman running through yards at 10:20 p.m. Saturday. The officer made contact with the woman who said she was lost and started cutting through yards to get home. She was advised to go home with no further incidents.

— Police responded to the Lisbon pool for report of children misusing the playground equipment at 4:56 p.m. Saturday. The children were warned for improperly climbing and using the playground equipment.

— Police received a call for a possible domestic situation that occurred in front of Circle K at 11:15 p.m. Thursday. The caller said that he witnessed a man abuse and shoved a woman into his truck. Officers patrolled the fairgrounds and found the described man and woman who both stated that it was a verbal dispute.

— Police received a call from a man who would like a woman to be removed from his home and that she does not pay any bills or receive mail there. An officer went and spoke to the woman and she had someone come pick her up.

— An officer responded to Caldwell Street near the dog park for an unknown vehicle doing doughnuts in someone’s yard at 6:35 p.m. Wednesday. Upon arrival, the vehicle had already left and the damage to the yard was minimal.

— Officers were called to the Days Inn for a man to be removed at 9:04 p.m. Wednesday. The clerk advised that the man was upset over parking and the CEO wants him removed. The man retrieved his items from his room and agreed to leave the hotel.

— Officers were called to the corner of West and South Lincoln for concern of a possible domestic violence situation at 8:43 p.m. Thursday. Officers spoke with the man who said him and his girlfriend are fighting and she won’t let him take his items from their home. An officer spoke with the girlfriend who said she would let him take his stuff.


— Officers arrested Jerry A. Welce, 65, of Columbiana, for disorderly conduct after the man was laying in his front yard intoxicated Thursday. Welce resisted arrest while being taken into custody.

— A women reported two men kicking a goose Saturday. The animal was thought to be injured but wondered off.

— Police were forced to taser Loren M. Larson, 43, of Columbiana, after Larson became combative during an arrest Saturday where it was reported Larson had damaged a parked vehicle with a baseball bat.

— Kevin A. Miller, 37, of Homeworth, was arrested for OVI Friday night.

— A motorcycle left unattended during the street fair was damaged Saturday.

— A pair were both cited with traffic violations Saturday evening after a suspended driver was operating a vehicle near North Main Street.

— Officers cited Mildred M. Pittman, 58, of Salem, for speed and driving under suspension Saturday.

— Officers arrested a man found in a vehicle under the influence Friday. Officers said the man was in possession of a loaded hand gun and an open container.

— Antonio D. Deleon of Columbiana was arrested for OVI Friday.

— Two individuals were cited for disorderly conduct Friday following an intoxicated person report on South Main Street.


— A reckless motorcycle was reported at 3:12 a.m. Monday on North Lincoln Avenue, but was not found.

— An officer at 1:07 a.m. Monday saw a suspicious vehicle parked behind a church on North Ellsworth Avenue, finding it unoccupied with the church secure. The interior was also checked.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at Centennial Park at 10:53 p.m. Sunday after the park closed. The driver was told about park hours.

— A domestic was reported at 9:01 p.m. Sunday in the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue where a caller said two people were throwing items at each other in the front yard. A woman said her juvenile son became upset and started throwing sticks when he was told to go inside and take a bath. No injuries were reported.

— Police were called at 8:43 p.m. Sunday for a private property accident on Homewood Avenue. No one was injured, only property was damaged. The fire department advised the residents it was not safe to stay in the home, but they said they would not go to that part of the home.

— A caller at 8:21 p.m. Sunday reported a suspicious red vehicle speeding with a blue flashing light in the front window on North Madison, but the vehicle was not found.

— A neighbor dispute reported at 7:02 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of West Wilson Street was termed verbal only with the neighbors told to stay away from each other.

— A Fairview Court man at 6:02 p.m. Sunday reported possible fraud with a mark on his credit from three years ago for an apartment in Florida that he never rented.

— A West Wilson Street resident spoke with police at 4:31 p.m. Sunday about issues concerning residency and a vehicle. The resident was told their options.

— Dogs at large in the area of Fourth Street and Hawley at 2:16 p.m. Sunday were rounded up by their owners, who were told about pending charges.

— Matthew Pliska, 39, West Calla Road, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop in the city at 1:07 p.m. Sunday. The vehicle was towed since the passenger didn’t have a valid license either.

— A caller reported an open container in a vehicle in the 2200 block of East State Street at 10:13 a.m. Sunday, but the vehicle was not found.

— Clothing from an unknown person was found in a back yard on North Howard Avenue at 9:01 a.m. Sunday. Police retrieved the items.

— A woman who called police Sunday morning to an East Fifth Street residence, claiming her ex-boyfriend would not let her take her belongings, was taken into custody on an active warrant out of Mahoning County and turned over to a Mahoning County sheriff’s deputy. Cassandra Weyant, 35, East Fifth Street, was wanted on a warrant for failure to appear for contempt of court. The ex-boyfriend didn’t mind if she left, but did not want her taking their child. Since no custody had been established, the child would have gone with the mother, but since she was arrested, she agreed to leave the child with the father.

— A Monroe Street man reported at 4:29 a.m. Sunday that someone cut the cable to his bicycle and stole the bicycle.

— Craig Thomas, 50, East Liverpool, was taken into custody for disorderly conduct after police were called to the 600 block of East State Street in downtown Salem for a man sleeping on a bench at 12:22 a.m. Sunday. Officers woke him up, asked if he had something to drink and he said he did. When asked if he could call for a ride to take him home, he refused and was arrested.

— An East Second Street woman reported at 10:49 p.m. Saturday that she was in the process of moving and a television was missing from her car.

— Juveniles were reported messing with cones in a Southeast Boulevard parking lot at 10:25 p.m. Saturday, but were not found.


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