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EP man gets extra month in jail for domestic violence

LISBON — An East Palestine man was sentenced to serve an additional month in jail for a domestic violence arrest from April of 2020. Joseph O. Altenburg, 34, West Main Street, East Palestine, appeared for sentencing in Common Pleas Court for charges of domestic violence, obstructing ...

Firefighters called for grease spill

SALEM —Firefighters were called at 2 p.m. Wednesday to Fresh Mark, 1735 S. Lincoln Ave., for a possible Hazmat/grease leak. A plant employee said an unknown amount of grease had entered a storm drain due to a pump malfunction. The storm drain led to a nearby creek in which the grease was ...

Woman arraigned in sex sting

LISBON — A Youngstown area woman was in county Municipal Court on Friday on charges she attempted to sell herself to an undercover agent as a prostitute. A July 29 pretrial was set for Constance Eilene Adams, 31, Youngstown, charged with possessing criminal tools, soliciting and drug ...

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County Sheriff — Deputies responded to a shooting complaint on North Pleasant Drive in Unity Township at 1:58 a.m. Wednesday but did not find anyone shooting in the area. — A woman called deputies after she heard a car alarm at her home in the 3000 block of Sycamore Street, Knox ...

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Salem — Police responded at 12:56 a.m. Thursday to Speedway gas station on West State Street for an intoxicated male vomiting in the parking lot who then left on foot. Officers found him sitting in the alley near Consumers National Bank intoxicated and he admitted to being at Speedway. He ...

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County Sheriff — A Circle Drive, West Township, resident reported at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday there was a vehicle in her driveway and another down by the mailbox. While deputies were on the way there, she called back to say deputies could disregard as the car belonged to her son. — A ...

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County Sheriff — Deputies checked the area near a Cream Ridge Road, Elkrun Township, home at 3:40 a.m. Tuesday, where possible drug activity had been reported. Deputies found the resident out by his motorcycle, checking it with his camera flashlight. He claimed there had been a person with ...

The Courts

Common Pleas New Cases Lori A. Ridgley, Lisbon, vs. Brock D. Menough, Salem, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged damages and injuries from a traffic crash on July 15, 2019, on East State Street, Salem. Government Loan Securitization Trust vs. R. Allen Hodge, et al., foreclosure ...

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Salem — At 3:52 a.m. Tuesday, a woman asked police to stand by as she attempted to get some belongings from a friend’s apartment on South Union Avenue. Nobody came to the door, so she was told to come back in the morning or afternoon. — A woman in the 100 block of West State Street ...

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County Sheriff — An alarm alerted deputies to a door being open in the vending machine room at the Paper Services Co. on Leslie Road at 3:20 a.m. Monday. However, deputies found all the doors secure and saw none of the vending machines breached when they looked through the window. — A ...