Crestview ballfields vandalized

COLUMBIANA – A Columbiana County Sheriff’s deputy was called to Crestview High School Saturday morning after the varsity softball coach reported someone vandalized the ball fields.

According to the sheriff’s report, Clarence Sickelman reported finding the softball and baseball fields damaged by a vehicle and several portable restrooms knocked over.

Other damage reported included paint from a paintball gun along the backside of the dugouts and a picnic table knocked over.

Sickelman called the sheriff’s office at 10 a.m. and a deputy investigated the damage, which was to the softball field behind the football stadium and the softball field closest to Kirk Road.

The baseball field off state Route 7 also had several tire marks and a portable restroom knocked over.

Superintendent John Dilling was notified of the incident and video surveillance of the area will be reviewed on Monday, according to the report.