Police and Court Reports

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded to the 600 block of East State Street Thursday morning for a wide load to clear in the downtown area. — At 11 a.m. Thursday, police responded to the 2500 block of Bentley Drive for a report of lost property at a facility and advised them of the options. — ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Butler Township Neil Brown to TBR Investments LLC, home on Valley Road; $63,000. Lower Elkton Properties LLC to Mark R. Schwingle and Brittany A. Skiba, home on Valley Road; $111,000. Center Township Michael D. Manes and Justin M. Fano to Roy A. Larkin, home on Grant Street; ...

Drug indictments served at jail

LISBON — Secret indictments were served at the county jail on Thursday for Matthew T. Spooner, 30, Wellsville, charged with possession of a fentanyl-related compound, a fifth-degree felony, and Kimberly I. Edie, 26, Salem, charged with aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies were called to investigate a possible harassment incident at a home on Bye Road in Unity Township at 3:33 p.m. Monday. Deputies told the victim to block the person on all social media and from receiving phone calls. — A Depot Road, Salem Township, man reported at 1:22 a.m. ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Bayview Loan Servicing vs. Linda R. French, Salem, et al, foreclosure sought for property on Prospect Extension, Salem. Amerihome Mortage Company LLC vs. Donovan T. Roessler and Sara Roessler, Rogers, foreclosure sought for property on South Main Street, Columbiana. Wilmington ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Rebecca Diann Perdue, 70, Wheeling, W.Va., was fined $50 for speeding. Robert W. Ritchie, 25, East Palestine, was fined $180 for driving under suspension and traffic control devices. Darrien Laurie Baylor, 28, Aliquippa, Pa., was fined $150 ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In County Municipal Court John T. Susan, 60, Beechwood Drive, Columbiana, was fined $775, had his license suspended for a year, ordered to attend a three-day counseling program and required 30 hours community service for OVI first offense and disorderly conduct for his actions on ...

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Amy Anderson, Columbiana, and Seth Anderson, Columbiana, legal separation sought. Charles Bramel, East Liverpool, and Laura Bramel, East Liverpool, dissolution sought. Amy S. Parilla, Salem, vs. Robert J. Parilla, Sr., Salem, divorce sought. Jennifer M. Wendell, Columbiana, ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — Police responded to the 600 block of East Pine Lake Road for a male who was choking, arriving with KLG ambulance at 9:55 p.m. Wednesday. The male said it felt like there was a piece of steak stuck in his throat. He was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center. — Police ...

Salem man gets 9-month sentence for sex with girl, 14

LISBON — Nathaniel W. Black, 19, East State Street, Salem, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to nine months in prison for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor for having sexual conduct with a 14-year-old girl in March and April of 2018, when he knew how old she was. Charles W. Rhoads IV, ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Justin B. Shupp, 31, Falling Waters, W.Va., and Teresa Felgar, 54, Beloit, were eastbound on U.S. 62 in Knox Township at 2:38 p.m. Monday and Felgar stopped to turn left onto Ellett Road and was struck from behind by Shupp causing her to go left of center into a westbound vehicle driven by ...

SHERIFF

— Gary L. Ohler, Ridge Road, West Township, reported at 6:04 p.m. Wednesday, Michael Matheson kicked him in the hand, spit in his face and punched him. Matheson had left before deputies arrived.

SALEM FIRE

— No one was injured after a vehicle hit the front of the building at Kendrick’s Corner, 981 N. Ellsworth Ave., early Thursday morning, but the business was ordered to close by the fire chief pending a contractor or engineer deeming the building safe and secure. Firefighters were called to ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A March 26 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Charles Matthew Davis Jr., 29, Forbes Road, Wellsville, charged with OVI second offense and failure to control. An April 11 pretrial was set for Kathy A. Williams, 55, Pearl Street, Leetonia, charged with OVI first offense ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Cody and Mike Bouffine, Rose Drive, Center Township, were arguing at 9:24 p.m. Monday about Lorraine Rummel coming into the apartment and causing a disturbance. Rummel allegedly accused Cody Bouffine of sleeping with a girl and pushed him. He said he then pushed her out of the residence. He ...

FIRE CALLS

LISBON — The county jail reported at 7:46 p.m. Tuesday there was a dryer smoking inside the facility. SALEM — Firefighters responded at 11:02 p.m. Tuesday to the 200 block of West 16th Street for a report of a transformer popping and arcing. Nothing was found upon investigation.

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Farm Credit Mid-American et al., vs. The Leroy H. Baker Revocable Trust, et al., foreclosure sought for property on state Route 172, East Rochester. Docket Entries Ditech Financial LLC vs. Mary E. Ice, et al., foreclosure ordered for property on Pennsylvania Avenue, East ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — Police were dispatched at 1:17 a.m. Wednesday to the area of state Routes 45 and 165 for a reckless driver, but the vehicle was not found. — A suspicious vehicle was reported at 1:01 p.m. Tuesday parked in a drive on Maryland Avenue. The vehicle, described as a black ...

EP man charged with sexual battery of child

LISBON — Andrew Culler, 39, South Market Street, East Palestine, was served a secret indictment charged with sexual battery and two counts of gross sexual imposition. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2010 and continuing through July 10, 2016, Culler is alleged to have had sexual contact with a child, who ...

Man charged with illegal dumping

LISBON — One of the men alleged responsible for illegal dumping in Yellow Creek Township in July 2017 has been charged. A secret indictment was served to Christopher L. Joy, 34, last known address Danbury Avenue, Wellsville. Joy is charged with complicity to illegal open dumping of solid ...