Police and Court Reports

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON – In Columbiana County Municipal Court Rachael S. Parker, 35, East Liverpool, was fined $20 for failure to produce license and left of center. Dalton L. Cartwright, 20, Salem, was fined $50 for no operator’s license. An April 29 pretrial was set for Kevin W. zimmerns, 56, East ...

PATROL

— Ann M. Courtney, 32, East Rochester, and Macen Lee Bush, 18, East Rochester, were northbound on Rochester Road in West Township at 4:01 p.m. Wednesday and Bush struck Courtney from behind. Bush was cited for assured clear distance.

Charged with drugs at jail

LISBON — A secret indictment issued by the county grand jury was served this week on Ronald L. Haney Jr., 46, of Sebring. He was reported found with heroin in the county on June 27.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

—Kelly E. Rose, Rochester Road, West Township, reported Thursday a man she knows had contacted her about family issues. The parties were advised to block the other on their phones and on social media. Rose had called earlier in the day about problems she was having with her family and was ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Butler Township JAW to Elizabeth and Matt Mason, home and 1.5 acres at 3454 McCann Road; $234,000. screwball Family Trust to Jeff and Gabrielle Sheen, home and 5.4 acres at 1410 Slater Road; $246,500. Columbiana Harold ochers to David strand, home on North Elm Street; ...

POLICE REPORTS

LEETONIA — Village workers at 10:58 a.m. Wednesday found that someone had tampered with the lift station box on Columbia Street near village limits. The latch had been broken off and it appeared the door had been tampered with, but the padlock was still secured and no entry had been ...

EL police find crack cocaine in search

Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — City police uncovered 31 grams of suspected crack cocaine at a Woodland Hills home while performing a welfare check with the East Liverpool Municipal Court Probation Department. The police department announced on its Facebook page that the work was the ...

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Larry and Jeanie Welsby of Wellsville v. Austin and Frank Dalrymple of Wellsville, et al; lawsuit over 2017 traffic accident in Wellsville involving Austin Dalrymple, who was driving a vehicle owned by Frank Dalrymple; $25,000-plus in damages sought. Roundpoint Mortgage Services ...

Murder trial remains on schedule for June

LISBON — The jury trial remains scheduled for June for Robert Stevens, the Calcutta man accused of murder in the home invasion robbery and assault, which is believed to have ultimately led to the death of Charles Travis Jr. During a brief hearing on Thursday, defense attorney Jennifer Gorby ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Jaguar Holdings LLC, doing business as Eagle Rental Purchase, vs. Timothy and Charity LaSure, East Liverpool, $3,674 plus repossession sought for a 55-inch LG Ultra TV, a 43-inch LG TV, Shelf Stereo, Xbox One and a Whirlpool Double Oven/Range. Erik Kyle Sweet, Lisbon, and Toni Ann ...

Pleads guilty to possession

LISBON — Matthew D. Huk, 25, Hutter Drive, Columbiana, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to two counts possession of drugs. He faces up to four years in prison and a $12,500 fine. On May 5, 2018, Huk had methamphetamine and amphetamine. Sentencing is set for June 28,

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Suspicious people in a blue car in the Lisbon McDonald’s parking lot were reported at 1:49 p.m. Wednesday. The people entered the store, bought drinks and asked for an empty bag. They returned to the car, passed something around and threw the bag away in a nearby trash container. Sheriff ...

Alliance man charged with drug possession

LISBON — Joshua James Gatewood, 28, Kevin Drive, Alliance, was served a secret indictment charge with two counts of aggravated possession of drugs for allegedly having methamphetamines on Jan. 11, 2019 and March 16, 2018. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in April. Thomas G. Reed ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A May 2 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set for Mark A. Hadden, 36, Canton, charged with failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer and cited with improper passing, a stop sign violation and two counts of left of center. Hadden allegedly passed two vehicle ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — A woman called at 3:15 a.m. Thursday to report a male was knocking on her door and was drunk and she didn’t want him at the property in the 400 block of Benton Road. While police were checking the area, they found him walking down the road in front of Family Recovery and he ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Melissa Blake, Lowellville, vs. Brave Industries, et al., appeal sought for workers’ compensation claim. Sandia Resolution Co. LLC vs. Scot Oliver, Lisbon, $21,326 plus interest sought for loan repayment. County Treasurer vs. Tamra Hettinga, foreclosure sought for alleged ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — A barking dog complaint was reported at 7:38 p.m. Tuesday in the 2200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The homeowner took the animals inside. — Police were called at 3 p.m. Tuesday for a welfare check on Somerset Drive where a resident keeps calling 911 wanting to know why ...

PATROL

— Johnathan D. Harstine, 29, Lisbon, was southeast on Y&O Road in Madison Township at 3:40 a.m. Sunday and went off the right side into a mailbox and a culvert and overturned into a tree. He was cited for failure to control and arrested for OVI and taken to the East Liverpool hospital ...

Lisbon man seriously injured in ATV crash

Staff Reports LISBON — Thomas Lockhart, Cream Ridge Road, Lisbon, sustained serious injuries following an ATV accident Tuesday evening. Police were called to state Route 154 at 11 p.m. after learning Lockhart’s nephew had driven him there on their way to the Salem hospital following ...

POLICE REPORTS

NEW WATERFORD — Police were called to the 3000 block of Creek Road at 2:52 p.m. April 10 for a report that two men were chasing each other and one was carrying a pistol. Police found the men and they were carrying BB guns and warned to discharge them outside of village limits. — ...