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POLICE

New Waterford

— Officers responded to the Columbiana County Jail at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday for a follow-up investigation.

— Officers responded to the 46000 block of North State Street at 9:40 p.m. Monday in reference to a one-vehicle crash. The juvenile driver was uninjured and issued a citation for failure to control.

East Palestine

— An officer responded to an East Clark Street home at 1:12 p.m. Saturday in reference to a domestic incident. No arrests were made.

— At 2:10 p.m. Saturday it was reported a juvenile male had made threats toward people.

— An officer responded to a South Market Street business at 11:38 a.m. Friday to check on a suspicious truck in the parking lot. The truck was unoccupied, but appeared that someone was living in it.

— An officer responded to an East Martin Street home at 7:24 p.m. Thursday in reference to a burglary in which firearms were stolen earlier in the day. Upon speaking with the victim, officers learned the suspects could be at a Carbon Hill Road home. Officers found Marc Bartholomew and Cody Cox, no ages of addresses listed, along with three of the four missing weapons at the home. Bartholomew and Cox were charged with burglary. Other charges involving the theft of a firearm are pending.

— An officer spoke with a park employee at 5:27 p.m. Thursday regarding suspicious activity.

— An officer took possession of drugs that were turned over for disposal at 1:40 a.m. Thursday.

East Liverpool

— A 1600 block Globe Street resident reported at 7:09 p.m. Aug. 10 the front driver’s side window of his vehicle had been broken.

— Officers responded to the 1000 block of Riverview Street at 5:17 p.m. Aug. 10 where a resident reported a neighbor told him she heard a saw near his home and when he checked a vehicle on the property he found what appeared to be a cut on the catalytic convertor. The officer found the gravel by the vehicle had been disturbed, possibly caused by a jack that was used to lift the vehicle.

— A Smithfield Street resident reported at 4:36 p.m. Aug. 10 a package of home surveillance equipment worth $250 had been stolen from her porch within 20 minutes of its delivery.

— Officers responded to a 1000 block Dresden Avenue business at 3:45 p.m. Aug. 10 in reference to a juvenile who had been caught stealing earlier in the day riding his bicycle past the business, scaring employees. The juvenile was told not to return to the business.

— Officers responded to the 1700 block of Dakota Street at 9:46 a.m. Aug. 10 in reference to a woman going door to door asking for police. Officers spoke with the woman who said she needed in her residence to get her belongings and officers stood by while she did so.

— An officer responded to the 900 block of Denver Street at 9:09 p.m. Aug. 9 in reference to a man in the street threatening others but found nothing out of the ordinary.

— Officers responded to the 900 block of McKinnon Avenue at 8:38 p.m. Aug. 9 in reference to three people looking in abandoned house windows. Officers spoke with the three people and told them to leave and not return.

— An officer responded to the 1400 block of Etruria Street at 8:46 p.m. Aug. 3 where a resident reported damage to her vehicle. The officer found what appeared to be a firework that landed on the hood of the vehicle.

— Police were advised of a child left in a vehicle in the 300 block of Gardendale Street at 5:07 p.m. Aug. 3 and that the vehicle had left the area. An officer observed the vehicle eastbound on Bradshaw Avenue and conducted a traffic stop. The juvenile was found to be very sweaty and woke up when the officer opened the door, pulling off a blanket. The juvenile moved his arms and was visibly shaky while doing so. The officer placed the juvenile in the front of the cruiser to cool down after the driver said the air conditioner does not work in the vehicle. She said the juvenile had been in the vehicle for about five minutes during the drive from Gardendale Street. Medical personnel arrived and transported the juvenile to the East Liverpool hospital for evaluation. The incident was forwarded to children services for review.

— Officers responded to the 300 block of Blakely Street at 4:46 p.m. Aug. 3 to perform a a welfare check. Officers spoke with the two people at the home separately and they both said everything was fine.

— A Woodbine Avenue resident reported at 2:01 p.m. Aug. 3 receiving a letter from the unemployment office notifying him of newly opened claims in his name.

Salem

— Officers responded to the 800 block of West Perry Street at 12:07 p.m. Sunday in reference to a small child showing up at a home. Upon arrival, officers observed several groups of people searching for the child and found that the child had been playing downstairs and figured out how to unlock and open the door when a parent went to the bathroom. The child was unharmed and the parent was encouraged to install high mount interior locks.

— Officers responded to the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 10:57 p.m. Sunday to conduct a well-being check after officers on the prior shift had been unable to make contact with the resident. Officers contacted the resident who said everything was fine, but due to the nature of the earlier incident she was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded to the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 8:40 a.m. Sunday where a resident reported a man and woman knocked on her door, asking who lives there then abruptly leaving. The officer found the two people and advised them not to return to the property.

— Officers responded to the area of West Wilson Street and Dodge Drive at 6:53 a.m. Sunday in reference to a water line break. Officers located the break in question and notified the water department.

— Officers responded with medical personnel to the 300 block of Jennings Avenue at 1:34 a.m. Sunday in reference to a woman with mental illness. The woman was highly irate with officers and medical personnel and had to be strapped down after becoming combative. Officers followed the ambulance to the hospital and stood by while she was strapped down by medical staff, clearing once she was calm.

— Officers responded to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue at 11:38 p.m. Saturday in reference to an ambulance needed and found a man had fallen and hit his head. Medical personnel arrived and transported the victim to the Salem hospital.

— Officers responded to an unknown problem with yelling at 10:41 p.m. Saturday and found a highly intoxicated man and woman in a verbal altercation in the roadway in the 800 block of South Lundy Avenue. Due to other emergency situations at the time officers attempted to give both people rides to separate them for the even despite them not being cooperative. The woman was detained in the back of a cruiser until she calmed down and the man’s mother came to pick him up. The woman was then given a ride to her home despite her being verbally abusive toward the officers. Both were issued disorderly conduct warnings and told to stay inside for the evening.

— Officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of East State Street and Vine Avenue at 10:08 p.m. Saturday and detected the smell of marijuana. A search of the vehicle revealed marijuana paraphernalia. The driver was given a warning for a plate light and marijuana paraphernalia. The paraphernalia was disposed of at the police station.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of East Third Street at 9:09 p.m. Saturday where a resident reported he is not supposed to speak to a woman, but she is contacting him via text and phone calls.

— Officers responded to the 800 block of Aetna Street at 3:29 p.m. Saturday in reference to a dispute of property lines and tree trimming. The complainant said he was concerned about the well-being of his tree, but that everything was fine. The neighbor said some branches were cut down because they were dead and hanging over his side of the property line. The neighbor said there have been problems in the past with falling limbs. Both individuals were told to contact attorneys if needed.

— An officer responded to a dog at large in the 900 block of Home Circle at 2:32 p.m. Saturday and observed a black dog off the owner’s property. The own was not home and the humane officer was notified. The matter is under investigation for charges.

— Officers responded to the 300 block of East Seventh Street at 1:30 p.m. Saturday where a resident reported someone had broken into the home and left a backpack. Officers noted a side window had been damaged. The resident was told of his options.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of East Seventh Street at 10:57 p.m. Saturday in reference to a possible burglary. Officers discovered the call was from a juvenile messing around and there were no issues. The juvenile was advised of the consequences of making a false report.

— Officers responded to the 600 block of East Fifth Street at 3:33 a.m. Saturday where a resident reported the smell of kerosene in her yard. Officers could not detect the smell of kerosene.

— Officers responded to the 900 block of East Sixth Street at 3:25 a.m. Saturday in reference to a domestic in which two people claimed the other had struck them. Neither had physical marks. Both admitted to being intoxicated and agreed to stay away from each other for the rest of the night.

— A Kensington resident reported at 2:15 a.m. Saturday he had been in a verbal argument in the 2700 block of East State Street and then they met again in the 2300 block of East State Street where the other person pulled a gun on him and told him to leave.

— Officers assisted the highway patrol troopers at 1:09 a.m. Saturday with a vehicle that was fleeing from them. The vehicle was stopped at the rear of a building in the 1200 block of East State Street.

— An East School Street resident reported at 8:04 p.m. Friday she attempted to buy a motorcycle on Facebook, sending the money to the seller. She said seller then stopped returning her messages.

— An officer responded with medical personnel to the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue at 6:07 p.m. Friday in reference to a person down. The officer stood by until no longer needed.

— Officers responded to the 200 block of West Eighth Street at 5:54 p.m. Friday in reference to a suspicious person. The person said he was taking a nap and was told he needed the property owner’s permission to be on the property. Officers found a small amount of marijuana which was disposed of.

— An officer responded to the 2400 block of East State Street at 2:04 p.m. Friday in reference to a suspicious van in the parking lot with two men smoking in it. The vehicle left before the officer arrived.

— An officer responded to the area of Superior Avenue and East Eighth Street at 1:34 p.m. Friday in reference to a juvenile problem. The officer spoke with the juvenile about the issues and she agreed to go home.

— A West Pershing Street resident reported at 10:03 a.m. Friday ongoing personal issues at her home. She was advised of her options in civil and criminal aspects of the issue.

— Officers responded to the 300 block of East Seventh Street at 7:24 a.m. Friday where a caller reported someone had entered an unoccupied home and took a heating and cooling unit along with the connection hoses. While checking the area, officers found the cooling unit. The caller was advised of her options for dealing with the situation.

— Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of East Fifth

Street at 9:11 p.m. Wednesday for a domestic dispute. Officers made contact with a man and woman, who advised the incident was verbal in nature and nothing physical had occurred. Officers advised both parties to separate for the night.

— Officers responded to the area of North Union Avenue and Cleveland Street at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday for reports of a possibly intoxicated woman. Officers contacted the woman who advised they were just trying to visit a friend but they weren’t home. The woman appeared fine and continued walking home.

— While on patrol in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 3:09 p.m. Wednesday, officers conducted a traffic stop, finding the vehicle’s driver to be driving under suspension, and the passenger to have an active warrant out of Columbiana County. During the stop a K-9 indicated on the vehicle, with contraband recovered. The passenger, Bambi Woodworth, no age listed, was arrested and the driver, who was not identified, was cited, with the vehicle towed by Kaiser Towing.

— Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue at 2:16 p.m. Wednesday to check for a man with an active warrant out of Columbiana County. Officers were unable to locate the man

— Officers responded to a residence in the 100 block of South Madison Avenue at 1:56 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a suspicious person in a white car. The caller claimed an older man was sitting in a white vehicle and a woman had walked backwards and gotten into the vehicle, which left eastbound on East Pershing Street. The caller claimed it looked like the man had an unknown object in his hand, possibly a weapon, and requested an extra watch of the area.

— Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue at 1:46 p.m. Wednesday for a child custody issue. The caller advised that while she was at work the father of her child had picked them up when it was her day for visitation. The father was not supposed to have the child until the next day. The caller wanted the incident documented due to this being an ongoing problem.

— Officers responded to a business in the 2500 block of East State Street at 1:52 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a woman dragging her grandson through the store and smacking them. The woman was gone prior to the arrival of officers. Officers spoke to employees of the store who advised they didn’t see anything

— Officers responded to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 12:03 p.m. Wednesday for a hit and skip. Jared Smith was traveling eastbound on East Second Street when a green Dodge truck struck the left side of his mirror, and left westbound on East Second Street. Damage was observed to the left side mirror of Smith’s vehicle, and officers checked the area for the vehicle in question, but were unable to locate them.

— Officers responded to a residence on Cedar Ridge Drive for a wellness check. Officers were unable to make contact with the resident.

— Officers responded to a business in the 300 block of East Second Street at 10:07 a.m. Wednesday for a wellness check on a woman at a business that was not open yet. Officers spoke to an employee who advised everything was fine and they were getting ready to open.

St. Clair Township

— Kory Jose Flowers, 30, no address listed, was charged with petty theft after an officer responded to a Dresden Avenue business at 3:39 p.m. Friday in which he allegedly switched tags on items to lower the costs when scanning $184.35 worth of merchandise.

— Antwane G. McMeans, 22, no address listed, was cited for possession of marijuana, driving under suspension and failure to signal following a traffic stop at the Calcutta exit of state Route 11 at 4:15 p.m. Thursday. A K-9 officer alerted to a specific area of the vehicle and an investigation revealed a piece of loose plastic that when pulled down caused a large bag of white rock substance to fall to the ground. The vehicle and McMeans’ cell phones were seized for an investigation of drug trafficking.

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