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Police

Columbiana

— Charles E. Courtney was cited for failing to use his turn signal in the traffic circle Thursday April 21.

— Officers responded to a home on West Park Avenue Wednesday April 27 regarding an altercation with property being stolen.

— Police responded to an address on Pittsburgh Street Monday afternoon for reports of a man yelling obscenities at neighbors. Those involved were advised to leave each other alone.

— A man came on station Monday and advised officers he was receiving threatening texts Monday April 25. Officers determined the phone number texting the man was fake.

— Police issued John Mcquillan, 58, of Boardman , and Robert Mcquillan Jr., 64, of Columbiana, citations for open container following a traffic stop in the parking lot of Advanced Auto Parts Saturday afternoon.

— A crash report was taken for a minor fender bender that occurred at Dunkin Donuts on State Route 14 at 11:31 a.m. Saturday April 23.

— Officers responded to Camelot Apartments for a verbal dispute between a couple Saturday April 23.

— Police cited Joshua J Corvino, 36, of New Waterford , for marijuana possession while conducting a traffic stop on Creek Road near State Route 14. Margaret G Omalley, 35, of Youngstown, was cited for possessing an open alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle Friday April 22.

— A minor crash occurred at the intersection of State Route 46 and State Route 14 at 3:19 p.m. Friday April 22.

Salem

— A woman in the 1700 block of Fairview Court reported at 2:24 a.m. Friday that she believed her house and furniture inside were being vandalized by a male known to her.

— Suspicious activity was reported at 12:58 a.m. Friday in the 300 block alley between East Third and East Fourth streets where a woman said two vehicles were parked and two men were walking around her apartment building. No vehicles were found and nobody was walking in the area.

— Francisco Jose, 35, East Third Street, was charged with obstructing official business and taken to jail after allegedly refusing to provide his personal information to officers responding to a domestic at 12:26 a.m. Friday in the 600 block of East Third. A translator was called due to a language barrier when officers attempted to speak with the female. Police learned an argument occurred. The female provided her identification but the male refused. When told he could go to jail for obstruction, he turned around, put his hands behind his back and said take me to jail. He gave his name after being arrested.

— Officers on Ohio Avenue at 12:06 a.m. Friday saw three people in the road getting ready to fight and made contact, learning a male was upset about money he gave to the female and he pushed her. Her son then stepped in to defend his mother but officers intervened before anything took place. The female and her son entered their nearby apartment and the male was told to leave.

— A man came to the station at 11:58 p.m. Thursday to report paranormal activity inside his house. He was told his options.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 11:55 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of Ohio Avenue. A woman wanted her live-in boyfriend to leave after an argument. She was told the residency laws and officers were able to get them to be civil. No injuries were reported.

— A suspicious male was reported dumpster diving in the 300 block of East State Street at 8:04 p.m. Thursday, but left in a blue Honda.

— Phone harassment was reported at 7:39 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of West Pershing Street. The woman did not know the number of the person texting her.

— An officer at 7:26 p.m. Thursday saw a brown bag sitting on the side of the road at North Lincoln Avenue and East Third Street, checked it and found it filled with books. A female said she saw an older woman throw the bag down and walk north on North Lincoln Avenue.

— A woman at 7:05 p.m. Thursday reported road rage after saying she was cut off by another motorist in the 2900 block of East State Street. When officers arrived, both she and the other vehicle were gone.

— Police responded to F.E. Cope Drive at Salem High School at 6:53 p.m. Thursday for an altercation at the high school baseball game. The parties involved had already separated and dispersed. Nothing physical was reported and the involved parent from the visiting team had already departed.

— A woman at 6:01 p.m. Thursday asked police to check on a person in the 500 block of Continental Drive due to not hearing from her for three weeks. Officers were already aware the person had been taken to the hospital and was not there, but responded anyway to make sure. The apartment appeared the same as it was the day it was left and nobody answered the door.

— A woman at 5:12 p.m. Thursday reported a juvenile problem in the 700 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where she was watching her roommate’s children while she was working. She said the 13-year-old refused to come inside the house after arriving home late and then left the yard. Upon police arrival, the juvenile had been found sitting behind a tree in the back yard. Officers spoke to the juvenile about following the rules and arrangements were made for her to go stay at her father’s residence.

— A dispute was reported at 5:02 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Mullins, but neither party wanted to pursue any charges. The male was criminally trespassed from the property.

— A Salem man reported at 4:15 p.m. Thursday that he did a private trade of a motorcycle for a car through the social media marketplace and did not get a title for the car. Upon reviewing the paperwork provided with the car, he noticed inconsistencies in the documents. Now he’s trying to figure out how to obtain a title to register the car. The incident is under investigation. Officers cautioned him against doing trades like this in the future to avoid being put in a similar situation again.

— Loud music was reported coming from a vehicle in the area of Fairview and Merle at 3:43 p.m. Thursday, but was not found.

— A woman on Continental Drive spoke to police by phone at 3:47 p.m. Thursday and was advised to get a protection order through the courts.

— A woman on Woodland Avenue at 3:39 p.m. Thursday asked for assistance in recovering a vehicle that’s titled in her name but has been in someone else’s possession for the past two years. A court determined the car was the rightful property of the woman and she’s listed on the title as the sole owner. There’s a no contact order with the person currently in possession of the car.

— Maria Goodchild, 54, Depot Road, was cited for failure to yield after her northbound vehicle on South Ellsworth Avenue stopped and continued north, striking an eastbound vehicle that had stopped on Pershing, continued and had the right of way at 3:18 p.m. Thursday. The other vehicle was driven by a 17-year-old male juvenile from Kensington. No injuries were reported.

— Police responded at 2:50 p.m. Thursday to the 1200 block of East Pershing Street for a complaint of someone driving through a yard. A woman said they paid extra delivery money to have her Salem News paper placed on their porch. She told police the delivery driver has been driving in the driveway through their front yard to put the paper on the porch and then back out the neighbor’s driveway. An officer saw clear tire marks in the front yard. The vehicle was driven between the house and the sidewalk. She said she tried to contact the newspaper company but hasn’t been able to get in touch with anyone. The officer was attempting to call the company.

— Police went with fire department medics to East Fifth Street at 11:45 a.m. Thursday for a female bleeding from self-inflicted injuries. KLG transported her to Salem Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

— A woman reported at 11:30 a.m. Thursday that a suspicious person was loitering in her back yard on Cherry Street. Police made contact with a female who said she was waiting for a friend who was supposed to meet her at an Olive Street residence adjacent to the woman’s back yard. She was told to stay off of the woman’s property.

— A ring found on East State Street was turned over to police at 8:49 a.m. Thursday.

— A woman at 8:15 a.m. Thursday reported someone entered her vehicle in the 800 block of North Ellsworth Avenue and removed multiple items.

Perry Township

— Police were called at 7:58 p.m. Thursday to West Pine Lake Road for a report of harassment by an ex-business partner. Officers will follow up at a later date.

— Police responded at 9:19 a.m. Thursday to the 1000 block of West Wilson Street for a welfare check after a caller wanted his friend checked at her residence after an incident occurred in the Beloit area. Police spoke with the woman and her husband and both said there was no physical violence or threats made by her husband. Domestic violence laws were explained along with marital property issues. She left before police cleared.

— A caller at 9:26 a.m. Wednesday reported property damage in the 1200 block of Benton Road where a hole was found in the west side bedroom window. It appeared an unknown object traveled through the window and hit the inside wall, but no objects were located. A company representative taking care of the property called police.

— Officers responded to the 700 block of West Pidgeon Road for a report of a carbon monoxide alarm at 3:51 p.m. Tuesday. The Perry Township fire department found extremely high levels of carbon monoxide in the basement. Columbia Gas responded and the source of the leak was corrected.

— James Cecena, 37, Salem, was cited for marked lanes and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 6:43 p.m. Monday in the 1000 block of West State Street. A Salem K-9 gave a positive indication of a narcotic odor and a marijuana pipe was located.

— A woman on Plymouth Place reported at 12:20 p.m. Monday that her mailbox was vandalized, noting the mailbox was knocked over and something was put in the bottom half of the mailbox, melting it.

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