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Police

Salem

— Police responded at 11:34 p.m. Saturday to investigate a dispute in the area of Rose Avenue and Third Street. The parties were gone upon arrival.

— A dog at large was reported at 7:06 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Newgarden. The dog was taken to a safe location until the owner can be reached.

— A report of an allegedly malfunctioning traffic light was received at 12:35 p.m. Saturday in the area of North Madison and East State.

— An anonymous woman reported at 3:06 p.m. Friday that she received notification for a pending case with Ohio Job and Family Services seeking financial assistance and she had never applied.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 4:06 a.m. Friday in the 500 block of Continental Drive.

— A male caller reported at 7:68 p.m. Friday that a vintage bicycle that he was working on was missing from behind his residence in the 200 block of East Fifth Street. The matter remains under investigation.

— Cell phones were recovered Friday at 7:30 a.m. in the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue and in the 2700 block of East State Street.

— Noise complaints were received at 11:20 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of East Fifth Street, at 10:18 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of North Union Avenue and at 4:40 a.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of East Third Street.

— Police investigated a complaint of a male subject crawling through an opening in a garage in the 1000 block of Cleveland Street at 7:07 p.m.

— An officer discarded at 4:43 p.m. Friday of a needle found at the intersection of Cleveland Street and Hawley Avenue.

— Welfare checks were performed Friday at 1 p.m. in the 2200 block of Oak Street and at 5:56 p.m. in the 1800 block of Fairview Court. The individuals were fine.

— A male reported at 8:40 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue that he was being harassed via cell phone. The claim will be forwarded to the prosecutor for possible charges.

— A woman reported at 8:51 p.m. Friday in the 700 block of East Fourth Street that she is being threatened with incriminated photos and videos by an ex.

— A Ravenna woman reported at 5:39 p.m. Friday that her vehicle was involved in a private property crash in the 1900 block of East State Street, but the other vehicle fled the scene.

— Claude Kidder and Spencer Cross were involved in a two-vehicle crash at 12:27 p.m. Saturday in the area of Romine Alley, where they allegedly struck each other while backing up in the alley. No citations were issued.

— Two intoxicated subjects located behind the Speedway gas station at 10:43 p.m. Saturday were sent home.

— Police responded at 4:48 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of East Third Street for a reported neighbor dispute.

— Officers responded at 10:37 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of Granite Avenue for a dispute between neighbors. The fire department was called to put a small fire in a pit out. The complainant didn’t wish to press charges.

— While on scene at another call in the 300 block of Rose, officers were notified at 3:43 a.m. Saturday of damage done to a vehicle by a subject that had gotten into a verbal altercation with the vehicle’s owner and kicked the driver side front door. The individual was notified that the owner would be the one to make the report.

— A mattress was discovered dumped at 10:15 a.m. Saturday in the 2500 block of Bentley.

— A woman called police at 1:55 p.m. Saturday to express dissatisfaction with her care in a 200 block of Continental Drive facility. Upon arrival, police told her that this was not a police matter and she needed to contact her family if she wanted to leave the facility.

— A city humane officer was dispatched along with police at 3:37 p.m. Saturday to the 300 block of West Ninth Street for two dogs at large.

— Police and fire responded at 3:50 a.m. Saturday to the 1000 block of Cleveland Street. A male subject, attempting to steal fuel from a vehicle, had gotten his finger stuck in the vehicle’s gas tank and they had to free it before transporting him to Salem Regional Medical Center. The property owner didn’t wish to pursue charges.

— A male subject reported at 2:04 a.m. Saturday in the area of Lincoln Avenue and Pershing Street that he had been threatened by another male, who denied the allegations.

— A two-vehicle crash involving Charles Smith and Brandon Smith at 1:44 p.m. Saturday at a stop sign near Penn Avenue and State Street. No citations were issued.

East Liverpool

— A maroon colored sedan parked on vacant property in the area of Mulberry and Pennsylvania was ticketed at 12:29 a.m. Saturday for expired temporary tag and a parking violation. Since the car was partially blocking the sidewalk, it was towed to First Class Towing.

— Police responded at 10:31 a.m. Saturday to an alleged assault in the 800 block of Cadmus Street. The case still is under investigation.

— A male subject reported at 3:05 a.m. Saturday in the 100 block of West Sixth Street that he was being chased by multiple men who want to assault him for unknown reasons. He was given a ride back to a home in the 700 block of Sophia Street.

— Samantha Jo Ward, no address listed, was arrested at 8:18 a.m. Saturday on a charge of endangering children, after her toddler was naked with his dog on Ridge Avenue near Maryland Street.

— Officers were dispatched at 1:56 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of West Ninth Street over an alleged stolen purse. This was seven hours after police had been there for a disturbance outside the home.

— A female subject in the 900 block of McKinnon Avenue reportedly threw a beer bottle at a truck around 6:40 p.m. Friday, after she alleged they were spinning tires in front of her house and she was worried about the neighborhood children’s safety. She was advised to clean up her mess in the roadway and not to do it again.

— Police took a complaint at 5:24 p.m. Friday from a resident in the 900 block of Denver Street that her neighbor was hitting his weedeater off her new $4,000 fence and she wanted it documented.

— A male subject was fishing on the river bank in the 1000 block of Ohio Avenue with his son when they discovered a handgun, laying in the mud, at 7:25 p.m. Friday. Officers retrieved the gun.

— Police responded at 8:01 p.m. Friday to the 500 block of Maryland Street, where a group of juveniles had entered the building and were taking items out. They were escorted back to the station, where their parents retrieved them.

— A caller reported at 4:05 a.m. Thursday that an identified person has removed items from a home in the 200 block of Henry Avenue and was hiding them in the woods. After officers found nothing in the woods from inside the residence, the caller was advised to have the homeowner report what exactly is missing once he returns.

— A Globe Street woman reported at 7:47 p.m. Tuesday that she believes that her “for sale” house listing was misappropriated , as she found it on another website and wanted to have the incident documented.

— A man reported at 1:41 p.m. Tuesday that a boat that he had parked in the 1000 block of Bank Street was missing.

— Zachery Humphreys, no address listed, was arrested at 5:23 p.m. Tuesday near Fawcett Apartments on charges of possession of drug abuse instruments and drug paraphernalia, which was discovered when he was served with an active warrant out of East Liverpool Municipal Court. He also was found to possess a small pouch with used syringes, a glass methamphetamine pipe, unknown pills and other substances – all which was bagged and will be sent to the state crime lab for testing.

— A Sophia Street woman reported at 10:19 a.m. Tuesday that she received a letter confirming her acceptance for unemployment benefits that she hadn’t applied for. She believed that she was the victim of a scam and wanted a report on file.

— Charges are pending against Shawn Warren for violating a protection order, after he allegedly broke into a female victim’s home sometime before 11:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Sophia Street and locked himself in the basement. While officers were attempting to enter the basement door, which had been disabled by Warren, he allegedly exited the structure and left a meth pipe and cell phone behind.

— A female complainant reported at 3:55 p.m. Tuesday that she had received threatening messages from a male subject in the 200 block of Maine Boulevard.

— An Ambrose Avenue man reported at 1:10 p.m. Monday that an identified man stole his air compressor.

–A city woman reported at 10:15 p.m. Monday that her son wanted an identified woman removed from his residence in the 700 block of Sophia.

— A male victim reported at 2:01 a.m. Monday that someone threw a brick through his living room in the 1200 block of Erie Street.

— Hancock County dispatch advised at 7:05 p.m. Monday that a city 9-year-old boy keeps calling 911 and will not give his parents the phone. He said that he is sitting on the steps and it shows the area is the 500 block of Wilbert Avenue. Police attempted contact unsuccessfully.

— Police responded at 6:57 p.m. Monday to the 2000 block of Michigan Street for a possible suicidal male.

— Officers were dispatched at 3:47 p.m. Monday to the 700 block of Wilbert Avenue for a young juvenile running around outside naked. The parent had already retrieved the child, who had ran out the door, by police arrival.

— Kaysha Knox, no address listed, was served at 9:17 p.m. Monday in the first block of East Eighth Street with an active warrant out of West Virginia, after a vehicle was stopped after leaving a known drug location on Green Lane. The driver Charles Taylor was given a warning for the no license plate illumination that triggered the traffic stop. St. Clair Township K9 Noras and his handler arrived on scene to do a vehicle sniff, and Noras alerted. A duffle bag was found in the bed of the truck containing clothes and a bindle of suspected heroin and a clear bag with suspected methamphetamine. Those items will be sent to the crime lab. Knox was a passenger in the vehicle.

— A domestic was investigated at 1:02 a.m. Monday, where a woman reported that her mother had just assaulted her at a residence in the 300 block of Haywood Street in a dispute over cell phones. She was advised a report will be completed, and possible charges filed with the law director’s office.

— A complainant in the 800 block of Cadmus Street reported at 1:26 a.m. Monday that he was threatened by a neighbor over loose dogs.

— Police responded to two calls in regards to two subjects entering vacant homes within the city. Officers made contact at 6:53 p.m. Tuesday in the first block of Waterloo Street with David Gasior and Donna Stevens, who were advised at that time that they could be charged for entering the property – even if was to escape the rain. Several days later at 3:20 p.m. Friday, they encountered Gasior and Stevens again in the first block of St. Clair Avenue, where they were discovered sitting outside the old 4th and Long after they allegedly were observed going in and out of the vacant building. Once again, the duo was advised to leave and not return or face charges. The doors were unlocked, so police made contact with a keyholder that came to secure the building.

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