– A disabled vehicle was reported by a passerby at 11:56 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies found the brown pickup parked at the truck turn-around south of United schools with no one around and the front tire flat. The vehicle’s registration showed it belongs to a New Philadelphia woman.

– A Parkview Drive, Lisbon, woman reported at 12:42 a.m. Wednesday her live-in companion came home drunk after being gone all day. She wanted him removed. Both told deputies there were no threats or assaults made. Deputies explained unless he broke the law, she could not force him to leave without a court order.

– A Grant Street, New Springfield, woman reported at 11:50 p.m. Tuesday she was with her children at her mother’s home on state Route 14, when an 87-year-old man who has been staying with her mother became irate with her children. When she confronted the man he reportedly punched her in the face. Both she and the man were taken to the hospital, but her mother did not want her to pursue charges.

– A Wheathill Road, East Palestine, woman reported at 6:55 p.m. Tuesday a family friend recently contacted her about going on a date and after she turned him down he reportedly started leaving obscene messages on her phone. Deputies contacted him and he agreed to stop.

– A U.S. Route 30, Minerva, man reported a domestic incident at 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies found a woman and her mother-in-law were arguing. When the mother-in-law got up and went toward her daughter-in-law, she reportedly responded by slapping her in the face. The woman then pushed her mother-in-law away causing her to slip and hurt her wrist. An ambulance crew checked the mother-in-law and a refusal to prosecute was signed.

– A Lisbon man reported at 6:05 p.m. Tuesday his neighbor is in the hospital so he checked his place. He found someone pried the locks of the barn, but he did not know if anything was missing.

– A U.S. Route 62, Salem, woman reported at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday her boyfriend is being harassed by two other people utilizing text messages and Facebook. The harassment reportedly came from property her boyfriend borrowed from them, but did not return.

– A Lisbon Road, Lisbon, woman called at 5:33 p.m. Tuesday from a parking lot on state Route 45 to report she had been fighting with her live-in boyfriend, who pushed her down and threatened to take care of her when she came home. Deputies called the boyfriend who claimed she fell because she was intoxicated and he did not threaten her. The complainant filed a refusal to prosecute.

– An 18th Street Heights, Wellsville, man reported at 9:42 a.m. Monday his mother-in-law has been harassing them for the past couple weeks by calling and texting. A deputy called her and she agreed to stop.

– A Sprucevale Road, Lisbon, man reported at 9:38 a.m. Monday his wife received a call that morning from someone claiming to be from his Internet provider and notifying them someone was trying to hack their account. The man spoke broken English and the connection was poor. His wife hung up without giving out information, but they were concerned it may be some type of scam.


– Venus Wittenauer, Rauch Road, East Palestine, reported at 2:16 p.m. Sunday someone was on her property cutting trees. Deputies found men cutting trees on the adjoining property with permission of the owner, Larry Baker. Wittenauer told deputies she just wanted them to know she did not want any leftover tree tops or debris pushed onto the property line.

– A Yeager Drive, East Liverpool, woman reported at 7:35 p.m. Monday her vehicle was damaged while it was parked in the Beaver Local Middle School lot. A witness provided deputies with a license plate number and said a woman driving a Green Suzuki SUV backed into the vehicle, got out and looked at the damage before driving away. Deputies will attempt to contact the owner of the vehicle, which comes back to a woman in Mingo Junction.

– A Y and O Road, Wellsville, woman reported at 8:55 p.m. Monday she heard shots fired from the direction of the neighbor’s place. Deputies found no evidence of anyone firing a gun.

– A Buckeye Road, Lisbon, man requested at 2:15 a.m. Monday deputies check on his home after he was threatened earlier. Deputies found nothing suspicious.


– A Bye Road, East Palestine, woman reported at 10:18 p.m. Saturday she heard gunshots. Deputies checked the area, but heard nothing.

– A Rauch Road, East Palestine, woman reported at 5:20 p.m. Sunday her neighbor threatened to shoot her dog if she allowed it to run around.

– A state Route 165, East Liverpool, woman reported at 4:36 p.m. Sunday someone broke the window on the door to the basement. A rock was found by deputies inside near the window. The door was still locked.

– A Lusk Lock Road, Lisbon, man reported at 3:28 p.m. Sunday sometime between noon and 3 p.m. someone broke his mailbox.

– A McCormick Run Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 2:36 p.m. Sunday she heard several loud bangs at about 4 a.m. and assumed it was her neighbor out working or something. However, later she found her mailbox and several others were damaged.

– A state Route 170, Negley, woman reported at 9:09 a.m. Sunday her 16-year-old son was threatened by a man, reportedly about the man’s 13-year-old daughter. The man reportedly asked for his address several times, mentioned a gun and claimed he was not afraid to go to prison. Deputies spoke to the father, whose daughter is in the hospital. He claimed he did not threaten the boy, nor did he own a gun. He reported the 16-year-old boy’s brother called him threatening to burn his home down.

– A Black Road, Lisbon, man reported at 8:59 a.m. Sunday sometime overnight his mailbox and others on the street were damaged.


– An East Liverpool Road, East Liverpool, woman reported at 3:26 a.m. Jan. 12 a pickup was parked and running in the area of Blosser’s garage. A deputy checked the area and did not see the pickup truck.

– Matt Brittner, state Route 45, Lisbon, reported at 9:54 a.m. Thursday a Traveler’s Motel tenant struck the roof support of the hotel with his vehicle. A deputy spoke with the tenant who said that his vehicle slid on ice on the parking lot the night before and he struck the support post in front of his room. The man said he would pay for the damage, and Brittner said that would be fine.


– A Wells Hollow Road, Wellsville, man reported at 4:39 a.m. Thursday his neighbor was riding his dirt bike on the roadway. However, before deputies arrived, Angellone called back to report he had spoken with the neighbor himself and the neighbor agreed to stop.

– A Case Road, Beloit, mother asked deputies to speak with her son at 6:08 p.m. Tuesday because he was reportedly not listening to her. The teen agreed not to harm his mother again and said he wishes she would not yell at him.

– A Scott Drive, Alliance, woman reported at 5:04 p.m. Tuesday a neighbor girl is reportedly harassing her daughter, including punching the daughter on Tuesday. The neighbor girl and her mother admitted to punching the other girl after being shoved. Deputies told the girl to stay away from the caller’s daughter so there would be no more problems.

– A state Route 46, New Waterford, woman reported at 4:46 p.m. Wednesday someone hacked her Facebook account and made threats toward her boyfriend. Someone also reportedly used her debit card number to sign her up for a pornographic website. She had already made a phone call and her money was to be refunded.


– A Stroup Road, Hanoverton, woman reported at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday she received a call Wednesday morning from NCO Financial Group, which was attempting to verify personal information for her and her husband.

– Alliance police reported at 12:32 p.m. Wednesday they had learned a Cavalier, possibly taken as an unauthorized use incident in their city, was parked on property on Sell Road. Deputies found the car parked near the driveway on the property and it was towed.

– A Roller Coaster Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 8:03 a.m. Wednesday she has been having an ongoing problem for more than a year with neighbors across the road. She claims after dark, the neighbors remove her trash can from the end of her driveway and deposit it on the property of another neighbor’s house down the road.

– Jamui Miller, an employee of Safeguard, reported at 9:02 a.m. Tuesday he found the north middle bedroom window broken and a sliding door partially open on a vacant home on Hammond School Road. The well pump and most of the copper pipe had been removed from the crawl space underneath the house.

– A suspicious text message, “I hid the body, now what?” was reported by residents of an 18th Street Heights, Wellsville address at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.

– An employee of Walt’s Auto Body reported at 11:27 a.m. Tuesday sometime overnight someone cut two catalytic converters from vehicles on their lot. Additionally, three rims were stolen from behind the shop.

– Larry Thomas, Holock, Md., reported at 11:11 a.m. Friday he had sent a motorcycle engine worth $2,500 to a Unity Township business for repairs. He said he has been speaking with a man at the business about getting the engine back, but had not received it yet. Deputies explained it is a civil issue.


– Ross A. Poynter, Hillcrest Road, Wellsville, reportedly called 911 seven times between 1:12 a.m. and 1:50 a.m. from the area of the marina in Wellsville. Poynter said he was freezing and out of gas, mentioned he may jump into the river to get help and complained about how long help was taking to arrived. Dispatchers told Poynter help was on the way and to stop calling. Wellsville police arrived and gave Poynter a ride home after he denied wanting to harm himself and refused help from Tri-County Ambulance, which offered him a ride to East Liverpool City Hospital. The 911 dispatcher then received two more calls from Poynter’s residence, where he again threatened to harm himself. Deputies found him outside in only sleeping pants and a T-shirt. He denied dialing 911 or that he needed medical care, so he was taken into custody and charged with disorderly conduct.

– A County Airport Road, East Liverpool, man reported at 6:46 p.m. Monday his estranged wife changed his personal account information without his knowledge at USAA Bank and Sprint. He is now unable to access his accounts.

– A woman reported at 3 p.m. Monday she has been trying to contact people at a home on Winona Road to speak with her children, but no one is answering. Deputies spoke to the grandmother of the children, who claimed her phone was working fine. The children were fine and deputies left.


– East Palestine police relayed information at 11:22 p.m. Saturday that someone reported a suspicious vehicle and people standing around at the Padgett Road and Brookdale Avenue intersection. Deputies checked the area, but no one was there.

– A Kirk Road, New Waterford, woman reported at 4:18 p.m. Sunday sometime between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. someone shot paintballs at the front of her home and the trees.

– A Jupiter Drive, Wellsville, man reported at 3:41 a.m. Monday there was loud music at a neighbor’s home. Deputies spoke to the resident, who agreed to turn it off.


– Both deputies and the highway patrol responded at 1:19 a.m. Friday to state Route 45 in Madison Township after LeeAnn Havelock, no address listed, reported her boyfriend argued with her. He then got out of the vehicle and took off. She was concerned about him because of the cold temperatures and his lack of a coat. He refused to talk to her on the phone or return when she texted him. Havelock arranged a ride home for herself because she had been drinking and was near the legal limit.

– A Buffalo Road, Kensington, woman reported at 10:20 p.m. Thursday someone broke the hasp on the garage door, but it did not appear anything was missing except a picnic table left by the tenants who were evicted.


– A Spillway Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 2:13 p.m. Thursday she moved out of the home she had lived in for three years. Since then, the man she had lived with continually texts her and stops over. She wants him to stop.

– Beaver Local Middle School officials reported at 7:58 a.m. Thursday there was an out of control 12-year-old sixth-grade girl who was refusing to go to class and went into a rage at the office. The girl reportedly threatened to harm staff and destroy property. She was taken to the Tobin Center and will be cited with disorderly conduct.

– A Tomahawk Drive, Negley, woman reported at 5:05 p.m. Wednesday she wants a man removed from the home. Deputies explained the eviction process.

– A Hibbetts Mill Road, Wellsville, woman reported a fight at a neighbor’s home at 8:58 p.m. Thursday. Deputies spoke to the woman who said she and a man argued, but he left before deputies arrived.

– James Lang, no address listed, reported at 8:30 p.m. Thursday he parked his vehicle behind St. Agatha Church. When he came outside he found it had rolled from where he left it into the swimming pool of Dave Wolski, state Route 518, Lisbon.

– A Wisner Road, Hanoverton, woman reported at 8:41 p.m. Thursday her husband had been drinking and yelling. She wanted him removed, but deputies explained he could not be removed just for drinking and yelling.


– A Trinity Church Road, Hanoverton, man reported at 3:49 p.m. Tuesday he found a suspicious 50-gallon drum off the side of the road near his driveway. The drum was sealed and full of some type of substance. The Hanover Township Fire Department was notified.

– A Center Avenue, Negley, woman reported at 9:13 p.m. Tuesday children in the roadway on state Route 170 south of East Palestine. There were no children out when deputies arrived.

– A Clarks Mill Road, Hammondsville, man reported at 10:19 p.m. Tuesday he and his wife were arguing and decided to call deputies before things got worse. They both agreed there would be no further problems for the night.

– A Summit Drive, Calcutta, woman reported at 4:12 p.m. Tuesday, there was a person slumped over in a vehicle on state Route 45 near Bell Plumbing in Center Township. Deputies did not find anyone matching the description.


– An Olive Street, Salem, man reported at 2 p.m. Tuesday about three or four weeks ago a woman he knows took a cell phone from his car, which he has called her several times to get back without any luck.

– Detective Sgt. Steve Walker saw a procession of slow moving vehicles on state Route 164 just north of Lisbon at about 2:10 p.m. Monday. The lead vehicle went left of center once, then the trailing vehicles passed him. Walker prepared to stop the vehicle, but it stopped on its own and the passenger got out explaining the driver, Bruce Conkle, who is diabetic needed medical help. He was showing symptoms of someone with low blood sugar and a KLG ambulance responded.

– A Y and O Road, Wellsville, man reported at 12:53 p.m. Monday someone has been using his wife’s social security number.

– A fight was reported at Butler Mobile City lot 308 at 11:12 p.m. Monday. James Choate was found to be intoxicated and there was a warrant for his arrest. Deputies put him into handcuffs and he became angry because they would not let him smoke on the way to the patrol car. He began yelling obscenities, kicking the window of the patrol car and slamming his face into the prisoner cage multiple times. He calmed down after speaking to a female friend.

– A Carmel Achor Road, Rogers, woman reported at 7:56 p.m. Monday someone broke into the house by prying open the front window and then took a 50-inch flat screen television, about $800 in change, a fire safe containing $75 in old coins and a $2,000 diamond wedding ring.

– Wynonna Adams, Buffalo Road, Hanoverton, reported at 2:05 p.m. Monday someone stole the electric fence around 20 acres of property. She valued the stolen T posts and three lines of electric wire per post at $1,200.

– A 16 School Road, Wellsville, woman reported at 12:15 p.m. Monday someone stole the rear license plate from her vehicle.


– A Bolivar Road, Wellsville, man reported at 9:29 a.m. Monday someone accessed he and his wife’s bank account at Central Federal taking $583, of which $29 was returned.

– A Walton Street, Hanoverton, woman reported at 3:09 a.m. Monday her brother was coming to her home and found her vehicle in a ditch not far from her house. She had last driven the vehicle to the store at 9 a.m. Sunday, still had the keys in her possession and did not know it was missing until her brother found it. The matter is under investigation.

– Thomas Cox Sr., Whinnery Road, Hanoverton, reported at 11:01 p.m. Saturday his son and his son’s girlfriend were at his home arguing with their children listening, so he asked his son, Thomas Cox Jr., to leave. His son reportedly came back very angry and destroyed the locked front door to get inside. The son then punched him several times in the face, broke his father’s cell phone and left leaving ruts in the front yard. The father went to the hospital where he was told he would need an oral surgeon to fix his severely damaged teeth. Thomas Cox Jr., 29, St. Jacob Logtown Road, Lisbon, was charged with burglary and domestic violence.

– A state Route 164, Lisbon, woman reported possible prowlers at 5:35 a.m. Saturday. Because deputies were dealing with a domestic dispute, a Lisbon patrolman went to the home. No one was located.

– A Middle Beaver Road, Lisbon, man reported at 8:31 p.m. Friday mailboxes and some wooden stakes were found piled in the middle of the road. One of the mailboxes had mail inside, which was addressed to a home on Bell School Road. St. Clair Township police were notified and confirmed they had just caught six people damaging mailboxes.

– While at a Dyke Road, Rogers, home at 8:31 p.m. Sunday to check on a woman at the request of her daughter, deputies found a man with a warrant from county Municipal Court. Eric Holsinger was taken into custody.

– A Glasgow Road, Lisbon, man reported at 10:10 p.m. Saturday he had gone out to put wood in the wood burner and someone struck him in the side of the face with an object. Deputies checked the area, but did not find anyone.

– A 13-year-old boy reported when he came home from the neighbors’ his parents told him he could not go back there anymore. He was crying and his mother told his father to spank him, which the father did. Then the boy reportedly was jumping around getting the floor muddy, so his mother slapped him in the face, causing his eye to swell up. Cynthia Cornwell, 47, Hawkins Road, New Waterford, was charged with domestic violence.

– A Cherry Fork Road, Leetonia, woman reported at 5:59 p.m. Sunday her ex-boyfriend was making threats about harming her and her friends. He also allegedly broke the mirror on her car.

– A Fairfield School Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 5:44 p.m. Sunday her ex-boyfriend has been calling her, warning her to watch out and threatening to damage her car.

– A state Route 45, Lisbon, man reported at 11 a.m. Sunday a check which had been inside his truck was now missing.


– Grace Moore, address not listed, reported at noon Sunday Virginia Mills told her she was assaulted by a man at her home in Knox Township. A deputy spoke with Mills who said she was not assaulted that day, but was telling Moore about an incident that happened awhile back.

– Ray Hawk, Walnut Street, Rogers, reported at 3:34 p.m. Saturday people were trespassing on his Yeager Road property in Negley. He said his mother was at the property and a man attempted to hit her with the truck he was driving while attempting to leave the driveway. Deputies searched for the vehicles but did not find them. Nothing was found to be missing from the property.

– Deputies went to a Depot Road, Lisbon, home at 7:32 p.m. Saturday on a welfare check request from a woman in Virginia Beach, Va. Deputies were unable to contact the man and woman at the home but could hear a TV on inside.

– Thomas Mobley, Main Street, North Georgetown, reported at 7:16 p.m. Saturday he was threatened by Kyle Thrasher and wanted to press charges. Deputies attempted to locate Thrasher but couldn’t.

– Marcus Schrecengost, Depot Road, Salem, reported at 10 p.m. Saturday someone attempted to break into his home.

– Melissa Dugan, state Route 30, Lisbon, reported at 6:29 p.m. Saturday someone possibly hacked her phone because when a friend called a man named “Isaac” answered.

– Joel Hively, state Route 7, New Waterford, reported at 3:40 p.m. Saturday explosives could be heard in the area. Deputies checked the area which was part of a well site, but found no one there and no sign of explosives.


– A Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, man reported at 1:04 p.m. Friday he believes someone used his identity to open an online credit account. He received a call from someone from Cash Net claiming his account was delinquent, but he has no account with the company.


– A Sue Drive, Lisbon, man reported at 2:24 p.m. Thursday someone hit his mailbox. The post was sheared off and a vehicle mirror was left laying next to the mailbox.

– A High Street, New Waterford, man reported at 8:20 p.m. Wednesday he received a package containing a stereo receiver and then found two unauthorized charges on his PNC Bank account. One $600 charge was for item in the package he received and the other was for a $250 item, which had not been delivered. The items were from and he contacted the company to attempt to stop shipment of the second item.

– A Kirk Road, Columbiana, woman reported at 11:18 a.m. Wednesday she found two unauthorized charges on her Home Savings Bank account. The charges were at for $96 each.


– Tammy Chestnut, state Route 558, Leetonia, reported at 1:41 a.m. Monday she and her live-in companion had been drinking and they argued. She claimed he shoved her, but she refused to prosecute. However, the companion, Donald Carlisle, was found hiding in the bathroom and had a warrant for failure to appear. He was taken to the county jail.

– A Hanna Drive, Hanoverton, woman reported a domestic situation at 8:43 p.m. Sunday. However, both had been drinking and were told to sleep it off.

– A resident of Salem Unity Road, Washingtonville, reported a domestic situation at another home on the road at 6:52 p.m. Sunday. Deputies spoke to the couple, who said there was no problem. Their daughter had been yelling, but she and her boyfriend left the house.


– Christopher Lykens, 39, Smith Road, Summitville, was charged Friday night with domestic violence after his wife, Gloria Lykens, 22, reported he assaulted her then left the residence. He returned and was taken into custody by deputies.

– Jack McFarland, Metz Road, New Waterford, was reported missing Saturday night, and deputies checked the areas of Brookdale and New Waterford roads with the East Palestine Fire Department and EMS. A neighbor found him and took him home.

– Sharon Gentry, Grant Street, Lisbon, reported a vehicle pulled out of a lane onto Grant Street, spinning its tires and throwing gravel, which hit the residence and broke the window of a Ford Explorer.

– Kim Landy reported two blankets stolen and puddles of melted wax thrown on the floor at the Frola Motel on state Route 45.

-Ryan Hargreaves of RMH Services, Lisbon, reported Friday being harassed by a former employee he had fired Wednesday. Deputies spoke to the former employee and cautioned him against contacting Hargreaves or other employees, and he agreed to desist.

-Deputies responded Saturday night to Rogers Community Auction on state Route 154 in Rogers for an alarm in Building C. They found a door broken off its hinges and open but no one inside. Owner Ken Baer said it appeared nothing was missing but he would contact the tire shop owner to check. He secured the door.


– William Zahrndt, state Route 45, Lisbon, called for a deputy at 8:13 p.m. Thursday to report a domestic dispute where both he and his wife, Veronica, accused the other of assault. This resulted in the deputy filing domestic violence charges against both of them.


– Mary Elizabeth Showman, U.S. Route 30, Minerva, reported at 6:47 p.m. Wednesday, the father of her children grabbed her and tried to throw her from their home. Michael Paul Gill, 25, was charged with domestic violence.

– A Rose Drive, Lisbon, woman reported at 9:23 p.m. Wednesday her neighbor was banging and pounding, causing her to lose sleep. Deputies spoke to the neighbor, who agreed to keep the noise down.

– Judy Lease, Lisbon-Canfield Road, Leetonia, reported at 6:32 p.m. Wednesday she came home late after taking her son to the doctor and her husband was upset about supper. He was apparently not happy with the sub sandwich she brought home for him and threw it against the wall. He then allegedly slapped her on both sides of the face. Christopher Lease, 44, was charged with domestic violence.


– A state Route 172, Minerva, woman reported at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday someone had broken into her home for a second time. The living room window was broken, but nothing was missing because nearly everything had already been moved out as they prepare to move.

– Tim Harrison, owner of a tavern on Boardman Street, New Waterford, reported a possible fight at 12:47 a.m. Tuesday. Two men he recognized and their friends came into his bar, barging through the entrance without paying the cover charge. They were warned to pay or leave several times. On the way out, they began to elbow random patrons and a fight started by the time they got outside. Things diffused after about 15 minutes, but the two men returned accusing Harrison of having their keys. They were escorted from the property by some patrons and one of the men fell, hitting his head.

– A Knox School Road, Beloit, woman reported at 5:54 p.m. Tuesday there were suspicious people near the barn and when the people attempted to leave they became stuck in a snow drift in the driveway. One of the people used to stay there. Nothing was missing.

– A state Route 45, Lisbon, woman reported at 6:56 p.m. Monday she was verbally abused by her boyfriend all day and then he threw a bottle at her, striking her in the face before he left for the woods. Deputies could not locate him and she filed a refusal to prosecute form.

– A Salem Alliance Road, Salem, woman reported at 6:09 p.m. Tuesday her boyfriend recently moved out, but he came back that evening and they argued. When he left, he reportedly backed over her trash cans and nearly struck her car. There were ruts in the yard.

– A Brookfield Avenue, Lisbon, woman reported at 8:20 p.m. Tuesday she was at the upstairs apartment for a New Year’s Eve party on Monday night, when she heard noises at about 2 a.m. coming from her apartment downstairs. She went down and did not find anything out of place. However, when her son came home he found his video game was missing. She also found money missing from her purse and footprints in the snow outside her window.

– Wes Hull, Lisbon Dungannon Road, Lisbon, reported at 10:08 p.m. Monday there was suspicious activity in the neighbor’s driveway. He heard two gunshots and saw a vehicle struck in the driveway. Deputies found Charles Mellott intoxicated and standing at the end of the driveway. A pickup was found with Patrick Post, also intoxicated, sitting in the driver’s seat, with a loaded shotgun in the front seat. Deputies took the gun for evidence and had the pickup towed. The owner of the vehicle was notified where she could retrieve her vehicle. Charges are pending.

– A Trinity Church Road, Lisbon, man reported at 7:12 p.m. Monday he believes a man he knows has been entering his home and taking items.

– A Georgetown Damascus Road, Beloit, man reported at 10:28 a.m. Tuesday someone lost control on Lake Road and went into their field, knocking down the fence. Someone came and pulled the person out, but the fence was left damaged and the cows could have gotten out.