– Robert Gebler and Ronald Palmer reported at 6:35 p.m. Tuesday they have horses being housed on property on state Route 172, but the owner of the property will not allow them there to care for their horses until they pay $3,000 for rental space. The horses reportedly required daily medications and a strict diet. Deputy Jon Price called the owner of the property Holbert Morris, who said he would not allow them there until the rent is paid. The deputy explained he would be liable for the animals’ care and horses cannot be held. The deputy then went to the property with Gebler and Palmer to speak with Morris. Both Morris and his son Stephen Morris, 38, allegedly became aggressive with the deputy, refusing to cooperate. Stephen Morris was charged with obstructing official business. Holbert Morris, 67, was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest and had to be Tasered in order to place him in handcuffs.

– A Lodge Road, Leetonia, man reported at 9:45 p.m. Tuesday two wedding bands were missing from a lock box in the bedroom. The two rings are valued at more than $1,500.


– A South Mahoning Avenue, Alliance, man reported at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday he’s been having an ongoing problem with his ex-son-in-law calling and texting him, his wife and his other daughter.

– Tom Cunningham at Beaver Local High School reported at 7:21 a.m. Tuesday someone shot holes through the front doors and front window of the school sometime overnight. A pellet was found inside the school on the floor.

– A Carter Road, Rogers, woman reported at 6:39 p.m. Monday she received a refund check from Ohio in the mail, but has not yet filed her tax return. She called the IRS and learned someone had filed on her behalf.

– A state Route 172, Lisbon, man reported at 6:30 p.m. Monday sometime in the past few days someone came onto his property and stole items from his yard.

– The Rogers Group Home reported an assault at the property. A 16-year-old reported he was walking past the kitchen area and overheard some other boys talking about slapping each other. Then a 17-year-old came up and smacked him in the face hard. Deputies spoke to the other boy, who said he was only playing with him. The 17-year-old boy was placed into custody, tobacco and a cell phone were taken from him and he was taken to the Tobin Center.

– A Fife Coal Road, Wellsville, man reported at 5:19 p.m. Monday his 15-year-old daughter is being harassed and threatened by another girl at school. The girl received a threatening note at school and a girl posted something about his daughter on Facebook.

– A Clarkson Road, Rogers, woman reported at 2:39 p.m. Monday there were unauthorized charges to her bank account.


– A tractor trailer driven by William Greene of Arkansas reportedly drove over the curb and through the grass near the parking lot at the county jail. Deputies reportedly found ruts in the grass area at 8 a.m. Greene told deputies he had told the staff at the jail he would have to drive over the curb to get out of the parking lot and was told to do what he had to do.

– A Bacon Avenue, East Palestine, resident reported at 12:49 a.m. Sunday there were children at a nearby abandoned house. Deputies saw a red Camaro quickly leave the house and go up state Route 558 when they arrived. The vehicle was stopped and deputies found three teens inside. They claimed they had been there waiting for some friends and were told they have no business being at the house.

– A Roller Coaster Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 10:05 p.m. Saturday her daughter saw a red pickup stop in front of her house, back up and then drive away. Deputies did not locate the vehicle.

– A Tomahawk Drive, Negley, woman reported at 7:34 p.m. Saturday her purse was stolen from her vehicle at the Rogers Dollar General.

-A Mattix Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 4:25 p.m. Sunday her 14-year-old daughter got an attitude with her, so she smacked her daughter on the butt. Her daughter responded by striking her multiple times on the arm. At her mother’s request, the daughter was taken to the Tobin Center.


– A Forest Street, Lisbon, woman reported Friday her ex-boyfriend has called her several times since Monday, harassing and threatening her. She was provided information regarding obtaining a protection order.

– A Schneider Road, Hanoverton, man reported more than two truckloads of cut and split firewood stolen from his property on state Route 164.

– James Klein, McCloskey Road, Columbiana, reported Thursday one of his employees used his business credit card to obtain gas in central Ohio and lost the card. The card was then used by someone three times in Niles to purchase about $300 worth of goods.

– Deputies responded Thursday to a Sixteen School Road, Wellsville, residence where a mother reported her 17-year-old son acting up, breaking up things. She told deputies when she grabbed her son in an attempt to calm him down, he grabbed her by the throat and tried to choke her. She declined to file charges.


– A state Route 154, Rogers, man reported at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday his wife received a call from a company claiming to be Liberty Mortgage Co. and asking for personal information. When he attempted to call the company back on a 24-hour hotline number, there was no answer and no a way to leave a message.

– A Jimtown Road, East Palestine, woman reported at 11:42 a.m. Tuesday a relative who lives in Salem threatened to kill her cows. He reportedly has made a similar threat before.

– A state Route 45, Lisbon, woman reported at 5:03 p.m. Tuesday her daughter’s vehicle was damaged while she was parked in the MRDD bus parking lot on state Route 45.


– A Woodsdale, Salem, woman reported at 5:54 p.m. Sunday she took her child for visitation with the child’s father, but some rules in the court paperwork allegedly were being violated when she arrived, so she took her child back home.

– A state Route 45, LIsbon, woman reported at 6:21 p.m. Sunday she and her live-in boyfriend argued and he took her vehicle, attempting to use it as leverage to get her to talk to him about their relationship. Deputies told him to return the vehicle immediately or he would be charged with taking it without permission. He agreed to return it. She reported when he came home later he shoved her into a wall, but she refused to pursue charges.

– An alarm was reported at Diamond Cut Lawn Service, Leetonia, at 2:27 a.m. Monday and it was found the building had been broken into. A dump truck had been moved and was found idling in the rear lot backed up to a trailer. The owner arrived and reported money had been taken from inside the store, several items were moved around in the garage and the office was ransacked.

– A Foundry Hill Salineville, man reported at 3:15 a.m. Saturday the highway patrol had contacted his wife to tell them their son was charged with OVI and needed a ride home. The son had been driving their vehicle, but he did not want to pursue charges.

– A Brookdale Avenue, East Palestine, man reported a domestic dispute at 9:43 p.m. Monday, where a daughter was reportedly out of control and throwing things. Everything had already calmed down when deputies arrived.


– Kimberly K. Buckey, Whinnery Road, Winona, reported a domestic disturbance at her home at 8:54 a.m. Friday. She told deputies her husband had just started screaming at her for no reason and then backed her out of the room, screaming in her face and kicking her, including three times in the right hip area. While deputies were there, Adam Buckey, 39, returned to the home and was charged with domestic violence.

– A Whinnery Road, Salem, man reported at 3:28 a.m. Friday he got up at about 3:15 a.m. to find his trash container, owned by Arrow Disposal, on fire. The fire went out before he called deputies.


– Ron Wisbeth of Rescue 40 reported at 8:52 a.m. Wednesday someone entered the group’s storage area on Lusk Lock Road sometime overnight and stole miscellaneous items. A tent was entered and containers opened.

– A Union Street, Columbiana, man reported at 3:49 p.m. Tuesday he has been attempting to call a woman he knows on Crestview Road, but her phone has been ringing busy for some time. Deputies contacted the woman, who was unaware of her phone problem and said she would call the man back.


– A Gambier man reported Monday while he was driving on Lisbon-Canfield Road at about 11 a.m. a driver in front of him forced him to stop and then threatened him. The other driver reportedly thought he had struck a dog and wanted him to go back and check on it. He told deputies he did not hit the dog and when he told that to the other driver, the other driver allegedly threatened to get the gun from the truck and make him go back.

– Michele Burge, Country Video, state Route 172, Hanoverton, reported Monday a woman had rented six new release DVDs from the store on Dec. 29. The movies were due Dec. 31, but had not been returned. Burge went to the girl’s home and spoke to her mother, who reportedly told her the DVDs were at a friend’s home. Burge wanted a report filed, but noted she would not pursue charges if the DVDs are returned.

– Jerry P. Jackson, 31, state Route 45, Lisbon, was charged with obstructing official business and persistent disorderly conduct for refusing to give deputies his name or cooperate with requests for him to quiet down because the children were upstairs sleeping. Deputies were called to the home for a reported domestic dispute at 12:25 a.m. Tuesday.

– An 85-year-old woman who lives on Teegarden Road, Salem, reported at 2:54 p.m. Monday her husband “had just smacked her.” The woman told deputies she had argued with her 86-year-old husband because “he is lazy and sits in his chair all day long.” She admitted she threw oyster crackers and coffee grounds at him, which caused him to get up and push her. Her husband claimed she threw several steak knives at him. She admitted to throwing the knives when questioned, but noted she missed him, only throwing them into the room where he was sitting. The husband signed a refusal to prosecute.

– A Brookdale Avenue, East Palestine, man reported at 11:50 p.m. Monday there was a suspicious vehicle at the intersection of Padgett and Hunston. Deputies found a man working for AT&T testing the cell towers. He was asked to move his vehicle into the Unity Township garage lot.

– Jerry Holloway, Brookfield Road, Lisbon, reported at 6:34 p.m. Monday Greg Holloway threatened to shoot the locks off the doors of Jerry’s trailer because Greg had left some belongings inside after moving out. Deputies spoke with Greg, who claimed he had been joking and would wait until Jerry is there to get his belongings.

– An Oak Grove Road, Wellsville, woman reported at 5:05 p.m. Monday her vehicle was vandalized while it was parked at a home on state Route 154 in Elkrun Township. The driver’s side windows and turn signals were all broken out and there was damage reported to the hood and roof.

– A Trinity Church Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 2:07 p.m. Saturday someone has been loosening the lug nuts on her vehicle, something she said has happened three times in the past couple weeks.

– A state Route 558, Leetonia, man reported at 8:02 a.m. Sunday a 12-foot section of his fence had been knocked down and he believed his neighbor had backed into it.

– A Riffle Road, Rogers, woman reported at 2:27 p.m. Sunday she came home to find her 27-inch Vizio TV missing from the living room. She also found gold and sterling silver jewelry missing as well as $15. The dining room window was found damaged and the front door was unlocked when she came home. She also found pry marks on the back door frame.


– A Millrock Road, East Palestine, woman reported at 1:21 a.m. Sunday an intoxicated man was in the area. Deputies found a man near the intersection of state Route 558 and Millrock Road. He was checked for warrants and given a ride home.

– A possible sexual assault in Center Township was reported by a nurse at the East Liverpool City Hospital at 6:10 a.m. Saturday. The matter is under investigation.

– An Idaho Street, Wellsville, man reported at 6:48 p.m. Sunday his late neighbor gave him some firearms as a present before he passed away. Now a family member of the neighbor called to report he was coming to get the firearms back from him. Deputies explained the matter is a civil one.

– A Y and O Road, Wellsville, man reported at 9:01 p.m. Saturday a teenage neighbor was shooting toward his home with some of the bullets coming close to strikinghis mother. Deputies spoke to the teen and his mother about safe shooting and the caller, who has prior military service, offered to teach the boy to shoot safely.

– Amanda Hoskinson, Seigler Road, Salineville, reported at 8:27 p.m. Saturday her boyfriend had been drinking and they argued about her not allowing him to drive her vehicle because he has no license. The boyfriend called his brother to pick him up, went outside and reportedly punctured the tire of Hoskinson’s vehicle. Deputies found two pieces of a knife laying right beside the tire. Daniel E. Riggs, 35, Walnut Ridge Road, Salineville, was charged with criminal damaging.


– Deputies went to a Hanoverton home where a 7-year-old was reported home alone at 10:20 p.m. Thursday. The mother was found there and claimed her 7-year-old and 6-year-old were not home alone while she was gone. Their father had been there asleep.

– A state Route 558, Leetonia, man reported at 8:22 p.m. Thursday his wife got out of jail and began leaving messages and threats like “you’re going to be sorry.” Deputies attempted to call her, but were told by the woman who returned the call that the person they left the message for no longer lives there.

– A Fairfield School Road, Columbiana, woman reported at 6:57 p.m. Thursday she attempted to get money from her bank account and then learned there was no money in the account. She found 26 transactions totaling $1,081 missing from her account, payed through PayPal into several accounts from an address in San Jose, Calif.


– A Gavers Road, Hanoverton, man reported at 4:37 a.m. Sunday his stepson, who was there spending the night, was causing a problem. Strader’s wife told the stepson if he continued to act out, he could not stay. Everyone agreed there would be no further problems.

– A Shadylane, Lisbon, man reported a domestic disturbance at 3:10 a.m. Saturday. When deputies arrived, they found no evidence of problems at the home. His ex-wife said he does not live there, but may have been trying to help himself in the ongoing custody battle they are having.

– A Rose Drive, Lisbon, man reported at 12:20 a.m. Monday he found his door standing open when he came home. There was no evidence the door was forced open and nothing was reported missing at this time.

– A U.S. Route 30, Minerva, man reported at 8:08 p.m. Sunday he is getting multiple phone calls on his wife’s phone from an intoxicated person, who is looking for someone else. When he told the person it was his wife’s number, he reportedly became belligerent with him. Deputies called the number and spoke with someone identified as Travis, who agreed not to call anymore. However, an intoxicated person calling himself Jason soon called dispatchers, began to yell and scream about the phone call made by the deputy and claimed he did not believe it was really the police. The same person then called back multiple times, tying up the telephone system, reporting a fake traffic crash once and making sexual slanders about the deputy. The number was tracked to a home in Carrollton and deputies there went to speak to the owner, but he claimed to know nothing.


– A Georgetown Road, Homeworth, woman called for a deputy at 3:16 a.m. Friday because there were some house guests causing problems and making threats, and the owner wanted them to leave. A deputy arrived, and the alleged troublemaker made arrangements to have a relative pick him up.

– A deputy was called to a home on U.S. Route 30, Lisbon, at 7:55 p.m. Thursday in regard to problems with an unruly 14-year-old boy who lives there.

– A deputy was called to a home on Old Route 45 in West Point at 11:54 p.m. Wednesday, where a woman reported there was a dispute during which she was threatened and later shoved after she returned to the scene. She alleges vandalism also occurred.


– A Youngstown man reported at 8:50 a.m. Thursday he had concerns about his ex-wife possibly taking their children to Florida for a period of time, which he said is in violation of the custody agreement. Deputies explained custody issues are civil matters and he should speak with his attorney if his ex-wife leaves with the children. He did not like the answer and became belligerent with the deputy, but later left a voice message noting his attorney told him to call deputies and file a report if she in fact left.

– A state Route 558, Leetonia, man reported at 7:52 p.m. Wednesday two of his foster children were fighting. Deputies spoke to the boys, ages 15 and 14, who said it started when they threw a pen at each other, then one threw the other’s boots. They started yelling and one grabbed the other by the face. Deputies explained domestic violence laws to them both and they agreed there would be no more problems.