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Police

Salem

— A large limb was reported on power lines at 2:56 p.m. Monday. The fire department had already responded.

— Officers at 2:21 p.m. Monday assisted a Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force agent with the arrest of an adult male in the 100 block of West State Street. The male was taken to the police station and booked. A legal firearm was seized for safekeeping temporarily and he was taken to jail.

— A suspicious person was reported at 1:21 p.m. Monday in the area of Butcher and Cunningham roads. He was found walking and said he was upset about a family issue, but understood the danger of walking in the road and agreed to use the sidewalk.

— A loud person was reported at 1:13 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Bank Street where both residents said they had a verbal dispute over a personal matter. There were no signs of violence and the woman agreed to leave until both sides calmed down.

— A domestic was reported at 12:39 p.m. Monday in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue where a woman said a family member physically assaulted her, causing minor injuries. The household member left but took her phone. She said she has a safe place to go. A warrant for domestic violence will be filed and sent to the courts.

— Officers at 9:40 a.m. Monday found a male laying on the ground in the 1000 block of East State Street having a medical emergency. Fire department medics and EMT responded and he was taken to the hospital.

— An abandoned bicycle without a seat was found on the side of the road on South Madison Avenue at 7:22 a.m. Monday.

— A suspicious person was reported walking around possibly intoxicated at 7:21 a.m. Monday in the 500 block of East State Street. Police found he was not intoxicated and sent him on his way.

— An officer at 2:20 a.m. Monday saw a suspicious red Toyota sedan in the parking lot of Giant Eagle parked in an odd manner in an aisle with the lights blacked out. The officer found an 18-year-old female and a 15-year-old male sleeping inside. They said they couldn’t go home due to waking family members up in the middle of the night. The juvenile’s mother was contacted and had no idea where he was. He was released to her.

— Police responded at 2:05 a.m. Monday to the 500 block of Continental Drive for a person outside a window, but no one was found.

— A woman on Fairview Court called at 12:51 a.m. Monday wanting to speak with an officer about an issue she’s been having. She was given some advice.

— James A. Stoner, 58, East Fourth Street, was charged with domestic violence and resisting arrest after police responded at 12:32 a.m. Monday to a domestic on East Fourth Street, a followup from a previous incident. Officers entered the apartment and found a female on the floor and the male taking her walker away from her. She told officers the male allegedly hit her several times before pushing her to the ground. After several attempts to place him under arrest, he started resisting and was ultimately tased. Fire department medics and KLG responded. Stoner was taken to the hospital to be checked out, then was taken to jail.

— Police were called at 10:59 p.m. Sunday to the 600 block of Deming Street regarding a woman with a mental issue. She was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of East Fourth Street for a person to be removed at 10:53 p.m. Sunday. A woman wanted her mother’s boyfriend removed from the apartment. The male and female said they argued most of the night, but would stay separated.

— A domestic was reported at 9:56 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of East Third Street where a male and female said they only had an argument. They were told to stay separated for the night.

— A woman from Columbiana, along with a witness, reported at 9:49 p.m. Sunday that a group of people inside a nearby car had thrown rocks at her car as she was driving by. They denied the allegations. It was determined there was no damage to the vehicle and no rocks were found on the ground.

— A runaway juvenile was reported in the 1200 block of Cleveland Street at 9:35 p.m. Sunday, but was found at a local business and returned to her residence.

— A barking dog was reported in the 200 block of Hawley at 9:12 p.m. Sunday. The dogs were located in a kennel with food and water, with nobody home.

— Loud music was reported at 7:51 p.m. Sunday in the 1700 block of East Third Street where several people were found outside having a cookout with a live band. They said they would turn the music down and were almost done for the evening.

— A dog was reported at large at 7:34 p.m. Sunday where it apparently got loose from its runner and was dragging its leash. Officers were able to locate the owner with help from neighbors.

— Officers were called to check on the well-being of a woman in the 1200 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 4:54 p.m. Sunday, but were unable to make contact. The caller reported shortly after that the woman was ok.

— An unruly juvenile who left a Merle Road residence was reported at 3:45 p.m. Sunday. Officers located the girl in the area of Centennial Park and took her home. The caller was told her options.

— Police responded at 2:58 p.m. Sunday to a dispute over fallen tree limbs in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard where some tree limbs fell out of the back of a pickup and a resident confronted the person about not cleaning them up. The resident had placed them in the yard. The report said the resident reportedly had a handgun during the incident, but secured it in the house before the dropped limbs were picked up from the yard. The other person said the resident never left the property with the handgun, didn’t point it and did not make any threats, but the fact that the resident had the handgun caused some alarm. The resident gave the same account of what happened, but both people said the other caused them to fear for their well-being as a result of the verbal tirade between them. The limb issue had been resolved and neither wanted anymore problems.

— Officers responded at 2:42 p.m. Sunday to Centennial Park for a report of juveniles on top of the dugouts, arriving as the juveniles were getting down. They were told to stay off of the dugout roofs.

— Police, fire department medics and EMT responded at 1:01 p.m. Sunday to the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue for a man who fell in a business parking lot. He was taken to the hospital by EMT.

— A verbal dispute was reported at 12:27 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of East State Street, but when police arrived, the issue had already been resolved and the person causing problems had already left. The others were told to call police if the person returns and if they want a trespass notice issued.

— Police were called to Huntington Bank on South Lincoln at 12:07 p.m. Thursday for a person to be removed. The person had already left and the branch manager told police about the problem he created. A trespass notice was issued to the person from bank security.

— A well-being check was requested at 11:14 a.m. Thursday in the 2400 block of East State Street, but no other details were listed on the police report.

— A suspicious male was reported yelling for unknown reasons in the area of North Lundy and Second Street at 10:01 a.m. Thursday. Police found him and told him to stop yelling.

— A possible scam was reported at 9:23 a.m. Thursday by a man on West Seventh Street who’s in the process of attempting to sell a camper and was contacted by an unknown person by text message. While reading the texts, it was clear it was a scam. The man didn’t provide any personal information.

— Elizabeth Hinchliffe, 67, Westview Drive, was cited for failure to yield after her northbound vehicle on Lincoln collided with an eastbound vehicle driven by Jamie Jewell, North Madison Avenue, at 3:32 p.m. Wednesday. Jewell had stopped at the intersection before proceeding at the four-way stop and Hinchliffe stopped after Jewell and then entered the intersection, saying she thought the other vehicle was already through the intersection.

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