– A caller reported he believed someone was burning something, possibly leaves, on Cross Street at 4 p.m. Friday.
– A burglar alarm went off at a home on Grandview Street at 9:46 p.m. Friday. Police spoke with a resident who said to disregard the alarm and that everything was fine.
– Police were told at 11:22 p.m. Friday that a woman had been evicted from the county homeless shelter on Maple Street but was refusing to leave. Police arrived and spoke with the woman, who was in the driveway loading her belongings into a vehicle. They spoke with other residents, who said she had returned to pick up her belongings and there were no problems. Police remained until she left.
– A caller reported smelling marijuana coming from a second-floor room at the Days Inn at 7:36 p.m. Saturday.
– A clerk at the Days Inn asked for police to check the parking lot in regard to an unfamiliar Jeep parked in between the work trucks at 12:14 a.m. Sunday.
– A woman reported Sunday someone turned the power off to her rental apartment on North Market Street by way of the outside switchbox. She cut the lock and turned the electricity back on.
– Todd Lewis, 25, East Lincoln Way, was charged with resisting arrest and aggravated menacing after police received a 911 call from him at 1:06 a.m. Sunday. Lewis, who was sounding confused, was in Robert Mountz’s Jeep and refusing to leave, claiming Mountz had stolen his keys and ripped his clothing. Mountz left Lewis in his Jeep parked on Harrison Street and walked to the police station to report Lewis had started claiming he stole his keys and then refused to get out of his vehicle. Lewis made more 911 calls asking for someone to come to his house and then called for the fire department to report that Mountz’s vehicle was parked in a fire lane.
– A woman reported at 2 a.m. Sunday a friend was posting messages on Facebook that indicated she was in danger at a Fitzpatrick home. Police went to the home and found the woman had been in an argument with her boyfriend who was no longer there.
– A Union Street resident reported at 9:16 a.m. Sunday a neighbor’s dog was barking for more than an hour.
– A man reported at 7:41 a.m. Saturday there was a strong smell of natural gas in the area of the state Route 7 and state Route 46 intersection. The East Palestine Police Department advised the propane distribution center was burning off tanks the last few days. A Columbiana firefighter checked the area and found there were no problems.
– The St. Clair Township Police Department requested at 10:11 a.m. Saturday police attempt to make contact with Rodney Talbert in regard to his truck being parked at a house in their township they had been sent to in reference to criminal damaging. Columbiana Police attempted to contact Talbert at Manor Apartments but he was not there.
– A woman reported at 11:19 a.m. Saturday a group of kids at Mirror Lake in Firestone Park were throwing rocks at the baby geese attempting to kill them. Police checked the area and did not see the kids and the geese were not harmed.
– A woman reported at 2 p.m. Saturday a 12-year-old was riding a moped or small dirt bike on Kingwood Avenue near Old North at a high rate of speed. Police checked the area but didn’t see the child.
– Someone reported at 2:38 p.m. Saturday they attempted to burn brush and the fire was now out of control on Lower Elkton Road.
– A woman reported at 4:26 p.m. Saturday a group of teenagers in Funland were using foul language. Police gave the juveniles a verbal warning.
– Someone reported at 4:56 p.m. Saturday a man in a gray Caravan was in the area of Spinnaker selling meat from the vehicle.
– A man reported at 8:14 p.m. Saturday a tan Tahoe in the Columbiana-Buick-Oldsmobile dealership parking lot was running. Police found the unoccupied vehicle running, removed the key and turned it into the company’s drop box. Police also found the hood of another unlocked vehicle was up and the battery dead.
– A man turned in a wallet/purse he found at Arsuffi Car Wash at 8:57 p.m. Saturday. Police returned the item to the woman it belonged to.
– Melvin G. Thomas, 22, Alliance, was cited for driving under suspension and improper license plate illumination following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 10:45 p.m. Saturday.
– Heather Zalick, East Palestine, was westbound on state Route 14 at 7:14 a.m. Friday and stopped in traffic when struck by Krasimir Kearcher, Darlington, Pa., who was unable to stop in time. Kearcher was cited for assured clear distance.
– Someone reported at 11:16 a.m. Friday four people inside a vehicle with a Florida license plate looked suspicious.
– A man reported at 2:36 p.m. Friday a white Chevy pickup driving fast passed him and two other vehicles on a double yellow line on Duquesne Street.
– An East Friend Street woman reported at 3:11 p.m. Friday her neighbor’s dog attempted to attack her husband outside.
– Michael W. Wylie, 24, New England Square, New Waterford, was stopped in traffic facing eastbound on state Route 14 at 5:49 p.m. Friday and was struck from behind by Roy Anthony Watson, 31, state route 7, New Waterford. Watson was cited for assured clear distance.
– A woman requested at 7:37 p.m. Friday police check on her husband she is currently separated from on South Main Street. Police found the man and there were no problems.
– A Fairfield School Road woman reported at 10 p.m. Friday a tan older car was parked on the road at the end of her driveway with the lights off and drove away when she pulled her vehicle into the driveway. Police checked the area for the vehicle but it could not be found.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
-A 16-year-old West Middletown Road, Salem, resident was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in the 11000 block of Beaver Creek Road in Green Township at 1:14 p.m. Sunday in which he was southbound and allegedly struck a mailbox, causing damage to the front end.
– Police took a report at the 1200 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 1:32 a.m. Sunday for an ongoing dispute between roommates. The caller was told to contact police if the problems persist.
– A suspicious white SUV pulling into driveways, sitting for a short while, then leaving was reported in the area of Jones Drive at 10:12 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle was not found.
– A resident on West Pine Lake Road called police at 7:36 p.m. Saturday to report a possible scam by phone after receiving an unsolicited call in reference to their computer being hacked. The caller requested her to activate their computer and the caller would clean the hard drive after she provided credit card information. She hung up on the caller after requesting the company name and other information and receiving none. The caller claimed to be from New York but was hard to understand, with a heavy accent. The phone number came back as private. She did not give out any personal information, but wanted others to know about the scam.
– Police were called at 7:14 p.m. Saturday to assist the fire department with a brush fire in the 1700 block of Allen Drive, but it was determined the fire department needed no assistance.
– A resident in the 1100 block of West Perry Street reported suspicious activity at 7:39 a.m. Saturday, claiming he was being spied on by his neighbors, but had no proof yet. He said he believed the neighbor put microphones and cameras in his walls and he has looked for them, but can’t find them. Police attempted to speak with the neighbors, but they were not home.
– Officers responded to a report at 11:59 p.m. Friday of a suspicious vehicle and people at the Salem Acres apartment complex on Prospect Street. Officers spoke to two people, who did not live there, and they said they parked there to discuss relationship problems. They left the area.
– Linda Faber, of the 400 block of West Pidgeon Road, called police at 5:53 p.m. Friday to request information on fencing and property lines. She was directed to the township zoning officer and told to contact her attorney for other questions and concerns, which were civil in nature.
– Michael Main, of 14627 Duck Creek Road, Salem, was taken into custody at 12:28 p.m. Friday on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear on an OVI. Main was a passenger in a vehicle stopped by police on U.S. Route 62 between North Ellsworth and North Lincoln avenues.
– During a traffic stop at 9:39 a.m. Friday in the 700 block of Cunningham Road, a passenger in the stopped vehicle was found to have two active warrants out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office. Timothy Boggs, whose last known address was North Pleasant Drive, East Palestine, was wanted for failure to appear on charges of passing bad checks and child support and taken into custody. The operator of the vehicle, Ashley Baun, of state Route 344, was cited for non-compliance suspension and the vehicle was towed, with the plates removed on behalf of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. She and her infant child were picked up by relatives. Boggs was turned over to a deputy.
-A woman on Harrison Avenue reported at 3:27 p.m. Thursday that she received seven phone solicitations from a man asking for her bank account information and other personal identifiers. The phone number returned to the country of Ghana and when he was told the police would be called, he did not care. She was told to contact her phone service provider to see if the number can be blocked if the calls continue and to just hang up if the man calls again.
– John Tomlin, of the 700 block of West Wilson Street, reported at 10:47 a.m. Monday that sometime after 2:30 p.m. Friday, an unknown person entered his residence and removed a sheep’s hide from the basement and placed it at the back garage/fence area. Nothing appeared to be missing.
– Margaret Graybeal, of the 100 block of West Third Street, reported at 9:35 a.m. Monday that coins and jewelry were missing from her home.
– An officer was called at 8:53 a.m. Monday to the 900 block of South Lundy Avenue for a complaint of an illegally parked vehicle on the east side of the road facing south. The owner said he would move it, then pointed out another truck that had been parked and not moved for several weeks on the east side of the road facing north. A 48-hour violation notice was placed on the vehicle.
– A woman called at 6:27 a.m. Monday in reference to an unwanted person on her property in the 200 block of South Union Avenue trying to get inside. The man left before police arrived. She said it was her ex-boyfriend and police noted 14 voicemail messages on her home phone from him and numerous missed calls. An officer spoke to her ex-boyfriend by phone from her residence and told him to stop calling her and stay off of her property or face potential criminal charges. She was told how to seek a protection order.
– An officer was waved over at 11:12 p.m. Sunday in the municipal lot off of Sugartree Alley by a man who said he lost a key. He had checked in Family Video, where he had been, but did not find it.
– An officer on patrol at 11:07 p.m. Sunday noticed an occupied vehicle in the municipal lot off of East Second Street and an hour later, saw the same vehicle still parked and with a second vehicle beside it. Two occupants were in the first vehicle. The officer made contact, identified the occupants, who were not from Salem, and learned they were just visiting before going home. He said that was no problem. He just wanted to assure no illegal activity was happening.
– David Starcher, of the 600 block of North Ellsworth Avenue, reported at 9:02 p.m. Sunday that a lawn mower was stolen from the property.
– Police were called at 7:27 p.m. Sunday to the 500 block of Columbia Street for a domestic situation. Officers spoke to all involved, with the case being sent to the prosecutor for review. Civil issues were explained, including to the landlord.
– Police and firefighters were called at 6:55 p.m. Sunday to the 1100 block of Salem Parkway West for a fire alarm, but nothing was needed. There was no fire.
– A dispute was reported at 5:54 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of West Wilson Street, with officers learning it was a verbal dispute over children crossing the street.
– An attempted breaking and entering was reported at 4:10 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of East Third Street where someone tried to gain entry. Officers noted damage to the door, but access was not gained.
– Police were called at 1:11 p.m. Sunday to the 600 block of Cedar Street to check on a female wanted by Adult Parole. A man at the residence said the woman was not there. When asked for consent to search, he told the officers to get a warrant.
– Chad Baumgarner, of the 400 block of Continental Drive, reported at 4:18 a.m. Sunday that he was in the process of packing items and could not find three booklets of checks. He was told to check his boxes to see if he simply misplaced the checks.
– Zachary Willis, 19, of 1130 W. Perry St., was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence and speeding after a traffic stop at 2:33 a.m. Sunday on West State Street at Georgetown Road. A 14-year-old male passenger was charged for unruly and delinquency offenses and turned over to his brother, who is his guardian.
– Dylan Stack, 18, of Beverly, Ohio, was charged with underage consumption and released on his own recognizance after police were called at 1:07 a.m. Sunday for a fight at Vine Avenue and East Fifth Street. Officers saw two people fighting on the hood of a vehicle and as they approached, one of the people, identified as Stack, ran into a residence in an attempt to flee. The other person refused to pursue any assault charges.
– Police were called at 11:04 p.m. Saturday to the 100 block of West Pershing Street for a report of passengers in a vehicle yelling obscenities out the window. When contacted by police, they said they were yelling to a friend and would stop.
– A caller at 10:46 p.m. Saturday reported children being mistreated at a residence in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue. Officers met with the parents who invited them into the home to see the children. The children appeared to be in good health and showed no signs of being mistreated.
– Police were called at 10:13 p.m. Saturday for an alleged intoxicated driver in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue, located the vehicle and noted several violations committed. After a traffic stop, James Campanelli, 65, of East Sixth Street, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence and a red light violation. He was given a courtesy ride home.
– Officers on patrol at 8:47 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of Prospect Street saw a large amount of smoke, but were unable to locate the source and notified the fire department.
– Police responded to Centennial Park for a report of possible underage drinking at 8:46 p.m. Saturday, but did not find anyone drinking.
– Officers on patrol at 8:24 p.m. Saturday saw two people standing near a business in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue and noticed one of the people looking behind the building repeatedly. Officers went around the block to check on them but they left. Officer checked behind the building and nothing appeared out of order.
– Robert McMaster, 44, whose last known address was Spillway Road, Lisbon, was taken into custody on an active warrant out of Canton Police for failure to appear on an obstruction charge. He had been stopped for a traffic stop at South Ellsworth Avenue and Mullins Street at 6:54 p.m. Saturday and was turned over to a Canton Police officer.
– Police were called at 6:34 p.m. Saturday to a restaurant in the 300 block of South Broadway for a report of an irate customer/one to be removed. The customer was not happy with a take-out order and all were told their options for dealing with the situation. The customer was told she’s no longer welcome at the business.
– Sarah Lynn, of the 1300 block of East State Street, reported at 6:10 p.m. Saturday that her cell phone and charger were taken. She was told her options.
– Officers on patrol at 5:54 p.m. Saturday spotted a large amount of smoke coming from a residence in the 1800 block of Southeast Boulevard from leaves being burned. The homeowner was told burning leaves was not permitted and put out the fire.
– A man’s wallet was reported lost at 4:55 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue on Friday evening.
– Officers were called at 4:22 p.m. Saturday to Centennial Park for dogs fighting, but spoke to the owner and learned the dogs were playing with a rope toy.
– A caller at 2:31 p.m. Saturday asked police to check on the welfare of a person who appeared intoxicated in the area of South Lundy Avenue and Franklin Street. Officers saw a man who matched the description entering a residence on Franklin.
– Police were called for a well-being check at 1:28 p.m. Saturday on Southeast Boulevard and Oak Street. Officers could not find any child in a baby stroller on a front porch, but did locate a baby stroller for baby dolls and a playpen for dolls on a front porch.
– A North Union Avenue man reported at 8:58 a.m. Saturday that he was assaulted between 11 p.m. and midnight on April 14 after getting into an argument with his fiancee, which led to her calling her 14-year-old son who began to assault him, along with her. He told police he woke up by the back fence/yard area of Salem Car Wash south side and has gone to the hospital several times for treatment. The report listed an address on West Wilson Street as the place where the incident occurred. The man reported being fearful of more harm since he was threatened by the teen if he reported the incident. The report said he has to have surgery on his right eye socket bone, nasal structure and head injury. A packet was sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.
– The owner of Price 2 Sell Music in the 400 block of East State Street reported at 8:32 a.m. Saturday that a woman purchased a PX Bass and case for $350 on March 8 and the check did not go through. A bad check packet was filled out.
– An alarm drop was reported at 6:31 a.m. Saturday at Salem Welding, in the 400 block of Prospect Street, with the exterior of the business found secure. A key holder responded and the interior was also checked.
– Police were called at 4:18 a.m. Saturday to the 100 block of Sugartree Alley for a woman standing outside causing a disturbance. The woman was visibly upset and told an officer she came to the residence to speak to her boyfriend and he refused to speak with her. She was told to leave and was given a ride to a nearby home.
– A man was transported to Salem Community Hospital after police were called at 10:56 p.m. Friday to the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue for a person down. The man was found lying unconscious in the parking lot of a business. According to the report, witnesses said he was escorted out of the business and hit his head when he fell to the ground. Salem fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance both responded and KLG took him to the hospital. The address for the Side Door was listed on the report.
– An alarm was reported in the 500 block of East State Street at 10:41 p.m. Friday, but the exterior was found secure.
– Police were called at 9:45 p.m. Friday to the 1300 block of Carole Drive for a report of vehicles driving in a reckless manner. The vehicles were not located.
– Ted Ingledue, 44, of 35463 Teegarden Road, Lisbon, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence/reasonable control after police were called at 9:20 p.m. Friday to South Lundy Avenue for a crash and found the incident occurred on Franklin Avenue, where Ingledue allegedly struck a utility pole and was found to be intoxicated.
– A window was reported broken on a vehicle at 8:18 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of Robin Avenue.
– An officer on patrol at 7:20 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of Continental Drive saw a vehicle parked at the rear of a business with the door open and saw a man next to the building looking at scrap tires. The man was identified and said he had permission from the manager to pick through the tires. The officer also found an open bay door, checked the interior of the wash bay and secured the door. The key holder was notified.
– An officer on patrol at 7:01 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of West Pershing Street saw a man wanted on a warrant and approached him. Charles Weyand, 37, of 152 W. Pershing St., was taken into custody on a warrant for failure to appear on a traffic offense. He was taken to the Columbiana County jail.
– A reckless driver was reported at 6:42 p.m. Friday in the area of South Broadway Avenue and Euclid, but was not found.
– A resident in the 2500 block of Lexington Avenue reported a theft at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
– Police were called at 5:56 p.m. Friday for a domestic in progress in the 900 block of East Third Street, where officers found there was a verbal dispute among family members. They were all told their options.
– Charles L. Pete of Youngstown was taken into custody on an active warrant after an officer on patrol who knew of the warrant saw Pete walking in the 900 block of East State Street at 5:39 p.m. Friday. He was located hiding in a vehicle in the parking lot of Smith Oil, 968 E. State St., and taken into custody. The report said he was found to have a large amount of money on him and had the odor of marijuana, which he allegedly admitted to smoking prior to his arrest. Other people in the vehicle were identified and a consent to search was secured for the vehicle, with nothing found. Pete was checked again at the station for contraband, but nothing was found. The money was counted several times and totaled just over $1,000. A prosecutor was consulted and advised police to seize the money due to a drug arrest for Pete and other suspicious activity being investigated. He was turned over to a deputy.
– A suspicious person was reported at 4:55 p.m. Friday in the 2400 block of Lexington Avenue, but nobody was found.
– Police were called at 2:49 p.m. Friday to check the well-being of a resident in the 500 block of East Eighth Street. After some discussion, he voluntarily was transported to Salem Community Hospital.
– A woman called at 2:47 p.m. Friday to request police check on her daughter in the 100 block of East Fifth Street. She was found at the rear of the residence with her estranged now ex-boyfriend. She wanted money back and he gave the money to her.
– A woman on Washington Avenue reported at 7:53 a.m. Friday that someone entered her unlocked vehicle and stole her purse, which contained two prom tickets, an ATM card, $35, a driver’s license and two pair of sunglasses.
– Officers investigated a report of a criminally damaged door at a business in the 400 block of East State Street at 10:39 a.m. Thursday, but found no indication of any object that might have struck the window nor any way entry to the interior would have been possible.
– A Rose Avenue resident reported at 1:04 p.m. Thursday that she discovered the right rear window of her vehicle had been shattered while parked in a 2800 block East State Street parking lot.
– An Olive Street resident reported at 2:45 p.m. Thursday that her ex-husband in Michigan may be causing emotional issues with their daughter via phone and had threatened to take their three children out of school and back to Michigan without her knowledge or permission.
– Officers responded to the area of South Lundy Avenue and East Pershing Street at 6:03 p.m. Thursday for a report of suspicious individuals carrying wires and cable boxes. Officers could not find anyone matching the description nor could they find any missing wires or cable boxes.
– A Jennings Avenue resident reported on station at 9:01 p.m. Thursday that someone he knows assaulted him at his home. There were visible wounds to the man’s face. He was transported to the Salem Community Hospital for treatment and evaluation.
– An officer responded to the intersection of Fairview Avenue and Merle Road at 2:19 a.m. Friday for a report of two individuals standing in the intersection, but was unable to find anyone.
– A 400 block South Madison Avenue resident reported at 6:05 a.m. Friday that someone overnight had egged her vehicle.
– A 600 block Washington Avenue resident reported at 7:39 a.m. Friday that someone overnight had egged her vehicle.
– A South Ellsworth Avenue resident reported at 7:48 a.m. Friday that someone overnight had driven through a yard in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue, striking a bush in the yard and cement parking blocks in an adjacent parking lot.
– An Alliance woman reported at 10:40 a.m. Friday that her ex-boyfriend had followed her to the Banquet of Salem at the Memorial Building on Monday and Thursday despite her telling him she no longer wanted to be with him. She said that he attempts to be affectionate with her by hugging and tickling her and won’t stop when she tells him to.
– A caller reported an upper portion of the former Alliance Staffing building on North Market Street fell onto the sidewalk at 11:51 a.m. Thursday.
– A woman asked Thursday to speak with a police officer about a protection order.
– A woman reported at 4:33 a.m. Thursday her boyfriend was refusing to leave the West Salem Street home.
– Someone reported at 4:19 p.m. Thursday a kid was riding what appeared to be a dirt bike or moped without a helmet up and down Old North Street and Kingwood Drive and had almost been struck by a vehicle.
– Someone reported at 5:12 p.m. Thursday kids were playing on the railroad trestle. Police found kids on the Col-Pump property near the trestle and warned them for trespassing.
– A woman turned in a debit card belonging at 6:45 p.m. Thursday. She found the card in an ATM at a local bank.
– A woman reported at 7:24 p.m. Thursday she and her husband just had a discussion about divorce, and his father was now at the South Main Street property demanding she leave. Police told the man he did not have the ability to evict her since she has been legally married to his son and lived in the home the last five years. The woman allowed him to collect property belonging to his son while police stood by.
– An officer responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 600 block of Cherry Fork Avenue at 7:13 p.m. April 9.
– An Oak Street resident reported at 9:44 a.m. April 15 that someone had stolen his gas-powered generator valued at $700.
– An officer responded to the IGA for a possible theft at 4:47 p.m. April 19.
– An officer responded to a fight at the Corner Pocket at 11:48 p.m. April 19.
– An officer responded to the 100 block of Main Street at 1:49 a.m. April 20 in reference to a fight between two men.
– A Grafton Road resident reported at 11:51 a.m. April 20 that her son had been missing since 3 a.m. that morning. The son was later found to be fine.
– An officer assisted Perry Township Police at 3:26 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot at Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue where a township officer placed a female in custody for operating a vehicle under the influence. The city officer took the male passenger in the vehicle to his residence in the city limits.
– Loud people were reported at 11:16 p.m. Wednesday in the area of Continental and Bentley drives, but nobody was found.
– Police were called at 10:19 p.m. Wednesday to the area of North Ellsworth Avenue and Ninth Street to check for a suspicious male walking south from the area of Kendrick’s Corner, but nobody was found.
– A possible intoxicated driver was reported at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday in a truck in a parking lot of a business in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue. An officer spoke to the person and found they were not intoxicated.
– An officer on patrol at 8:35 p.m. Wednesday saw a small transit bus parked in the lot at East State Street and North Ellsworth Avenue with the headlights on and nobody around. The officer attempted to shut off the lights, but the vehicle was secured. The owner was contacted and said he would come to shut off the lights.
– An alarm was reported activated at 7:10 p.m. Wednesday in the 1700 block of Parkway West. The building was found secure.
– Police responded to the 200 block of East Second Street at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday for a request to remove someone. The man left before police arrived and the business owner said he was not permitted back in the building. She was told to call police if he returns.
– Police were called at 10:26 a.m. Wednesday for a person with a gun in the 1900 block of East Pershing Street and upon arrival, an officer found that federal prison guards were transferring a prisoner.
– The city housing department had issued a junk vehicle notice for a dump truck at a residence in the 300 block of West Pershing Street. The plates expired in 2010 and the vehicle did not appear to be in running order. At 9:21 a.m. Wednesday, it was noted the vehicle had not been moved or repaired, so it was towed.
– Christina M. Bias, of Rogers, was charged for operating a vehicle under the influence after she was seen by a police officer at 3:36 a.m. Thursday returning to her vehicle in the Circle K parking lot on South Lincoln Avenue and driving away after being told not to return to it. Police had been called to the parking lot at Circle K for an argument and found three people in a dispute over a ride home. All three were intoxicated and cabs were requested for them. The owner of the vehicle had been told not to return to get the car until later in the morning.
– Police were called at 6:44 p.m. Wednesday for a tree hanging over the road in the area of Cunningham Road and state Route 344. Police removed the tree and debris from the road.
– Someone reported at 1:24 p.m. Wednesday a Pit Bull was in the area of West Park Avenue. Police checked the area but did not find the dog.
– Someone reported at 1:28 p.m. Wednesday two tires were taken from their yard on Brenda Lane sometime within the last week.
– The Wine Connection reported at 2:29 p.m. Wednesday a bottle of wine was stolen.
– Someone reported at 4 p.m. Wednesday three suspicious men came into Ryan’s News and Cigar on South Main Street and asked about cigarettes and then left and were hanging out in front of the store.
– A man reported at 4:49 p.m. Wednesday a man in a white box truck was at a vacant house on East Woodland Avenue when no one was supposed to be there. Police checked the area and found no problems.
– A resident on Garfield Street reported hearing a noise in her locked garage at 5:14 a.m. Thursday and then her phone rang once and she saw car lights go past her home. The responding officer found a newspaper carrier in the area and then advised the caller.
– The security alarm went off at the Elkton Auto Corral showroom at 3:28 a.m. Thursday. An officer checked the building, and a key holder arrived to reset the alarm.
– Onstar reported having an activation on Pendleton and North streets at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday. The vehicle was a red Cruise, and there was no verbal response from the driver.
– Police were called to the high school/junior high at 1200 E. Sixth Street at 8 a.m. Wednesday for a report of a suspicious male following kids to school, asking names, addresses and etc. One officer spoke to the juveniles at school and another officer located the suspicious male, who denied asking any questions.
– An intoxicated male was reported walking around Waterworth Memorial Park at 2:24 a.m. Wednesday. The person was not located, but officers made contact with the boy’s father and he said the boy had returned home and he would take care of the problem.
– An assault was reported at 12:42 a.m. Wednesday in the 1200 block of Cedar Ridge Drive, with a man reporting he went to his ex-girlfriend’s residence at her request to retrieve his personal belongings and she allegedly punched him in his right ear with a closed fist. He only wanted it documented at this time.
– An officer responded to Jennings Avenue at 12:13 a.m. Wednesday when a man requested information on a possible threatening situation that may have occurred in the city. The officer was not aware of the situation he was referencing. He then reported a possible situation on Steubenville Pike Road, which is outside Lisbon, and he was referred to another police agency.
– A woman in the 2500 block of Lexington Avenue reported possible phone harassment at 12:10 a.m. Wednesday, saying she received unwanted calls from her boyfriend’s ex-girlfriend. She said it was an ongoing problem.
– A parking ticket was placed on a black Ford truck found parked facing west along the north side of Sixth Street in a clearly marked no parking zone at 11:24 p.m. Tuesday.
– Police were called at 10:39 p.m. Tuesday to West Third Street and Stewart Avenue for an alleged intoxicated juvenile, but no one was located.
– A person with a gun was reported at 9:18 p.m. Tuesday at Centennial Park along East Pershing Street, but police found no gun involved. There was a dispute between two men over personal issues.
– An alarm could be heard at 8:56 p.m. Tuesday in the area of East Sixth Street and an officer on patrol found a car with its lights flashing and alarm sounding. The residents said the panic button was accidentally pressed and triggered the alarm. The alarm was shut off.
– An officer on patrol on East School Street at 8:37 p.m. Tuesday noticed a light coming from the concession stand at Waterworth Memorial Park. The concession stand was found secure, but the barrier on the window appeared to have been tampered with by someone trying to gain entry.
– An officer on patrol at 8:06 p.m. Tuesday saw a thick plume of smoke that appeared to be coming from a residence on East Perry Street and found an open pit fire. The fire was the appropriate size and used the proper type of firewood.
– A man on Granite Avenue called at 7:29 p.m. Tuesday to report finding several pills in his trash can. An officer took the pills to have them properly destroyed.
– A residential lockout was reported at 6:28 p.m. Tuesday in the 2100 block of Southeast Boulevard where a woman said she was trying to visit a friend and the friend was unable to get out of the chair to open the door. She was worried that something was wrong. An officer gained entry and the friend was found to be okay.
– An officer on patrol at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of East Pershing Street saw a man with an open container in public and gave him a verbal warning. The man acknowledged that he forgot to set his beer down before leaving his house. He dumped out the beverage.
– Police were called at 6:16 p.m. Tuesday to West Wilson Street for a loud exhaust and dirt bikes operating on private property in the area of Wilson and the railroad tracks. An officer was aware the people had permission to ride on the property, however, they were allegedly causing debris to accumulate in the road and causing excessive noise. The riders had left when police arrived and no excessive mud or rocks were seen in the street.
– An officer at 5:46 p.m. Tuesday took a report of possible child abuse. The woman who called said she would also be contacting Children Services. Officers checked a residence on South Madison Avenue and the children and found nothing wrong with either.
– Police responded to the 100 block of South Howard Avenue for a reported dispute at 5:28 p.m. Tuesday between neighbors. A woman said her next door neighbor is frequently yelling at children at all hours of the night with the windows open, causing a disturbance. They were told to avoid each other and the neighbor was told to address the disturbance issue during the late hours.
– An unknown noise disturbance was reported at 3:55 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of East Third Street, but officers heard no disturbance.
-Police were called at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday to Waterworth Memorial Park for an alleged fight, but discovered it was only juveniles playing.
– Cynthia Gauthier, of Mirabel, Quebec, Canada, was cited for a school bus violation after police were called at 8:35 a.m. Tuesday for an alleged motorist passing a school bus with red flashers activated in the 300 block of Fair Avenue.
– A caller at 8:36 a.m. Tuesday complained about a lawn service company blocking the road with a trailer. When an officer arrived, the equipment had been unloaded and the trailer was gone.
– Police responded to the 300 block of Plymouth Place for a report of prowlers at 9:37 p.m. Tuesday. A resident heard a voice outside, but police didn’t find anyone after checking the exterior and surrounding areas.
– Michael Bugara, 42, of Alliance, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after his northbound vehicle on South Lincoln Avenue at Pidgeon Road collided with the rear of a northbound vehicle driven by John Murphy, 60, of Toronto, who was slowing for traffic at 11:37 a.m. Tuesday.
– Police were called to the 1200 block of Prospect Street at 4:51 a.m. Tuesday to check the well-being of a resident for Salem Police. An officer spoke to the person’s father, who said the resident was not home, but he spoke to the person at 1 a.m. and they were all right. He was told to contact Salem Police.
– Police were called at 11:57 p.m. Monday to the corner of Marion and Apple streets for a suspicious vehicle, but the vehicle was not found.
– Charles S. Dunn, 42, of Salem, was taken into custody Monday at a North Ellsworth Avenue property on an outstanding warrant from Columbiana County.
-Police were called at 2:38 p.m. Monday to the 500 block of Wisconsin Avenue for a suspicious person. A resident reported seeing a person standing in their driveway looking through their belongings. They went outside with a pistol to confront the person, but they ran away.
– A person referred to as John Doe was taken to the Columbiana County jail on a charge of obstruction of official business after a traffic stop at 10:20 a.m. Monday on North Lincoln Avenue at the city limits. A passenger in the vehicle, he provided a name of Marcelino Francisco Sebastian but was found not to be the same person as the information given. He was taken back to the police department where another name of Omar Romero was located in documents in his wallet. U.S. Border Patrol and ICE were contacted and given the information found and John Doe was found to be in the country illegally. Both agencies refused to respond and take John Doe into custody. He was charged locally for the obstruction charge.
– An officer on patrol at 7:41 p.m. Sunday located a case of illegal dumping in the 1500 block of Egypt Road, north of Painter Road, where it appeared a truck load of tires had been dumped along the road near a lake. The tires had not been there earlier in the day.
– A resident in the 1800 block of Goshen Road reported at 1:15 p.m. Sunday that someone loosened the gas cap on his vehicle overnight.
– A reckless driver was reported at 12:36 p.m. Sunday in the area of North Lincoln Avenue and East Pine Lake Road, but was not found.
– A resident of Apple Street reported at 11:50 a.m. Sunday that they had received multiple e-mails from an address claiming they would be harmed if they didn’t respond. The resident had contacted the F.B.I and was told it was believed to be spam. They were told to call their e-mail provider and have the address blocked.
– An anonymous caller at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday reported a suspicious person in the 400 to 600 blocks of West State Street. An officer found a city employee responsible for painting the lines on the road checking the road and lines.
– A landlord of a property in the 200 block of Rose Avenue reported Tuesday that he found trash from another residence in his dumpster. Identifying information was found and the person was contacted. She said she already spoke to the landlord.
– Police were called at 12:37 p.m. Tuesday to the 300 block of West Seventh Street where a window was broken out of a garage. It appeared someone had been going inside.
– A woman at a business in the 2200 block of East State Street reported at 11:27 a.m. Tuesday that sometime Saturday evening, a man removed two lottery tickets from a display while a clerk was distracted. The Ohio Lottery Commission was contacted.
– Steven Bacha, 52, of Columbiana, was cited for failure to engage emergency brake after the Aarrow Disposal truck he had been driving started moving on its own and struck a tree in the 1200 block of Mound Street, causing the tree to fall over onto a house at 7:52 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, Bacha had stopped the truck to pick up trash and was outside of the truck after allegedly placing the vehicle in its proper braking system, then saw the truck moving west. The report said he attempted to catch up to the truck, but couldn’t. The tree struck was destroyed, with damage to the right side top of the truck cab and damage to the west side of the front porch roof. About 50 feet of sidewalk was also damaged.
– Police were called at 6:46 a.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of Columbia Street for a possible drug overdose. The person voluntarily was taken to Salem Community Hospital by ambulance.
– An alarm was reported at 3:34 a.m. Tuesday in the 2300 block of East State Street. All outer perimeter doors were checked and the building appeared secure.
– A caller at 1:08 a.m. Tuesday reported two loud possibly intoxicated people in the 700 block of East Third Street. An officer made contact with the people, who did not appear intoxicated and said they were just walking to the store and talking loudly.
– An anonymous caller at 12:37 a.m. Tuesday reported several suspicious people in Waterworth Memorial Park off of Superior Avenue. Police made contact and learned they were there to watch a meteor shower. They were told the park hours and to leave.
– A woman in the 200 block of Rose Avenue reported at 11:57 p.m. Monday that she saw two people in the area with flashlights who went their separate ways. Officers were unable to locate anyone.
– An officer responded at 9:11 p.m. Monday to the 200 block of West Eighth Street where he spoke with a female juvenile and her father regarding recent unruliness.
– Police were called at 9:08 p.m. Monday to the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for debris in the road where several broken bottles were found. Officers removed the debris to the curb lawn.
– An anonymous caller at 8:07 p.m. Monday reported a traffic obstruction at the intersection of Southeast Boulevard and Franklin Avenue. Barricades were in half of the northbound lane where recent repair work was done in the street. The barricades were lit with flashing lights and no problems were seen.
– A juvenile problem was reported at 7:44 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard. Officers found an ongoing problem between several juveniles living in the apartment complex. Officers spoke to people involved and told them to keep an eye on the children to ensure nothing else occurred.
– A driver’s license and bank card were found at Reilly Stadium at 7:42 p.m. Monday and placed in lost and found.
– A ticket was issued to a vehicle parked in the fire lane in front of Sears in the 2300 block of East State Street and given to the owner at 6:55 p.m. Monday.
– An alarm was reported at 5:39 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The facility was open and a security guard said all was okay.
– An anonymous caller at 5:07 p.m. Monday reported a person mowing grass in the 800 block of Franklin Avenue with grass clippings going into the street. An officer responded and saw a small amount of grass clippings in the southbound lane and spoke to the person, who said he intended to sweep up the clippings when he finished.
– An officer on patrol at 4:57 p.m. Monday in the 1500 block of Shady Lane saw a person burning brush in a burn barrell and told him about the city ordinances regarding open burning. He said he would correct the problem.
– A woman in the 500 block of Franklin Avenue reported at 2:50 p.m. Monday that $377 was fraudulently withdrawn from her bank account, learning from the bank that it was withdrawn in New York.
– The owner of a residence on East Third Street came to the police station at 2:02 p.m. Monday with her tenant wanting to file charges against the tenant’s nephew for kicking in the basement door and causing damage on April 16.
– A man in the 700 block of East Fifth Street met with an officer at 1:39 p.m. Monday regarding material he received over the Internet. He was told to block what he could and a detective would check into the sites and who may have sent the information.
– A caller at 12:13 p.m. Monday reported a rear window broken on a 2012 Dodge Caravan parking on the street in the 300 block of Fair Avenue.
– Police were called at 12:22 p.m. Monday for an assault at Essex I on Continental Drive where a city firefighter advised a man became upset over a situation at the nursing home and possibly assaulted a nurse and punched a hole in the wall. Essex did not want to pursue charges against the man. An officer was then called to Salem Community Hospital where the man went and spoke to him. He said he would pay for damages at the nursing home and said he was upset over a legal situation with numerous attorneys and the care of his elderly father.
– Sandra Swanson, 70, of East 11th St., was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign after pulling into the intersection at North Union Avenue and Third street and colliding with a Rent-A-Center vehicle driven by Gregory Petrachkoff, 32, of West 10th Street, at 11:03 a.m. Monday.
– Police were called at 10:13 a.m. Monday to a dispute at Cambridge Apartments on South Lincoln Avenue where lawn service personnel reported being threatened by a man from the apartments who was upset over them using a loud leaf blower next to his apartment. The man said the personnel threatened him after he asked them to come back later, then allegedly talked with disrespect toward his girlfriend. They were all told to avoid each other.
– An alarm was reported at 8:03 a.m. Monday in the 2400 block of East State Street, but the building was found secure.
-Barbara A. Prasco, 54, of Lisbon, was cited for failure to yield after she pulled into the intersection of East Lincoln Way and Vine Street and was struck by a vehicle driven by Brandon F. Parkey, 29, of Hanoverton, at 10:08 a.m. Tuesday.
– Jeremy M. Carman, 32, of East Liverpool, was cited for failure to stop an assured clear distance after driving into the rear of a stopped vehicle operated by Diana L. Fersch, 55, of Lisbon, on state Route 154 at 7:36 a.m. Tuesday. Fersch was taken by ambulance to Salem Community Hospital. The fire department was also called to wash down whatever fluids might have escaped as a result of the accident.
– A woman reported her purse was stolen from her vehicle while her locked vehicle was parked in the VFW parking lot at 9:31 p.m. Monday. She was only in the VFW for 15 minutes when someone tampered with her car lock. The East Canton Police Department later called to report finding her purse in a Dumpster.
-Police were called to Applegrove Apartments at 4 p.m. Monday in regard to a resident who was contemplating hurting himself. Police found an employee there from the county mental health clinic, and the person had called for an ambulance.
– A Juniper Drive resident reported at midnight Monday there was broken glass on the floor of the home and believed someone may have broken inside. Police checked the home with the residents and found nothing missing. It was determined the residents’ dogs may have broken the glass.
– Ronald D. Snyder, 39, Colorado Springs, Co., was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 1:45 a.m. Monday.
– Someone reported at 3 p.m. Monday $300 was stolen from a vehicle in the Natural Heat Exchange parking lot on Nulf Drive.
– Someone reported at 3:14 p.m. Monday the railroad gates were going up and down on Fairfield Avenue. The railroad company was notified.
– A woman reported at 5:14 p.m. Monday someone had evidently been burning scrap at a property on Hawkins Lane where a house was being constructed and the embers were still there. Police checked the area and found the embers were surrounded by dirt and not close to grass.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– Andrew K. Bourgoujian, 42, 33 Oakwood Drive, Beloit, was arrested for first-degree misdemeanor domestic violence after allegedly physically removing his 71-year-old mother from his home Tuesday morning.
According to the police report, officers responded the Dollar General in Beloit at 11:38 a.m. where the alleged victim claimed that Bourgoujian became hostile toward her when she went to the trailer that she owns to speak with him. She told officers that he shoved her out the door, and then when she attempted to re-enter the home he picked her up and threw her out the door, injuring her neck.
Beloit EMS responded to evaluate the victim while officers responded to the home where Bourgoujian was taken into custody.
– A woman on Lexington Avenue called at 10:25 p.m. Sunday to speak with an officer about being harassed by persons known to her. She was told her options.
– Someone came to speak to an officer at 9:24 p.m. Sunday about a possible theft that occurred in the city. The person was told options.
– An officer was called at 7:52 p.m. Sunday to the area of West Wilson Street and the railroad crossing for a dirt bike in the alley riding in the road. An officer found the rider in the 300 block riding in an alley and yard. He was told to no longer ride in the alley. He put the bike away for the evening due to the noise it was creating.
– A reckless driver was reported at 7:39 p.m. Sunday in the 700 block of East State Street, but no violations were seen after an officer located the vehicle and followed it for several blocks.
– An anonymous person came to the police station at 6:29 p.m. Sunday to turn in a key found on the ground near the car wash at the entrance to Salem Plaza. The key was placed in lost and found.
– Police were called at 6:06 p.m. Sunday to Waterworth Memorial Park for a possible fight near the duck pond and discovered there were two unrelated separate altercations. Officers spoke with a group of a dozen juveniles who said a minor altercation occurred between a male and a female juvenile after she allegedly hit another boy in the stomach. The two were advised to stay away from each other. For the other incident, officers stopped one of the vehicles with people involved, identified the occupants and told them to leave.
– An officer on patrol in the 400 block of Franklin near South Broadway Avenue heard a man yelling and found the man upset and yelling because the horn on his vehicle would not shut off. He was given a verbal warning for using profane language in public. He was able to pull the fuse to stop the horn.
– A motorist flagged down an officer in the 100 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 4:08 p.m. Sunday for an alleged reckless operator. The woman had been eastbound on East State Street and said another vehicle pulled north from a side street, South Madison Avenue, then squealed its tires. Officers located the vehicle and spoke to the driver, who confirmed the woman’s story, but said the oncoming vehicle had its right turn signal activated and he thought she was turning onto South Madison, so he started to pull out. When he realized the other vehicle was not going to turn, he accelerated to get out of the way. He was told he’s responsible to yield the right-of-way even if the other vehicle is signaling to turn. He should have waited to see if the vehicle was actually turning.
– Jordan Sheppard, 18, of Mecca Road, Kensington, was cited for failure to yield after her westbound vehicle on State Street attempted to turn left onto South Howard Avenue and collided with an eastbound vehicle driven by James Mineo, 70, of Saybrook Boulevard, Columbiana, at 4 p.m. Sunday.
– Police were called to a domestic in progress at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the city between a mother and adult daughter with only yelling occurring. The daughter decided to leave.
– Police were called at 3:44 p.m. Sunday to Dunkin’ Donuts , 855 W. State St., where employees reported a vehicle in the parking lot on the west side of the drive-thru where people were playing soccer in the drive-thru area . When they were told to stop, they became irate and used obscene language. An officer talked to four people inside who denied the allegation, but said they stopped as soon as they were asked. They were told to move on.
– Police were called at 10:29 a.m. Sunday to Dollar General, 2350 E. State St., for a report of two females inside shoplifting. Police charged Tanya Sudimak, 20, of Alliance, and Molly Stroup, 21, of Hartville, each with theft and took them to the Columbiana County jail after they provided officers with items from their purse that they had not paid for at the store. Sudimak’s 2-year-old daughter was with her and she called a friend to pick the child up at the police station.
– A clerk at the Days Inn reported at 11:35 p.m. Sunday seeing a green Blazer parked behind the BP station next door, and the SUV has been there for a while. Police arrived and found no one in the Blazer, and the gas station was also checked and found to be secure.
– The security alarm went off at the Ohio Edison substation on Pritchard Avenue at 7:10 p.m. Sunday. The officer who responded found everything secure.
– Police checked the pro shop at Firestone Farms at 4:24 a.m. Sunday after seeing lights on inside the business. The building was found to be secure and the lights had apparently been left on accidentally.
– Someone reported hearing loud yelling noises at a Quincy Avenue home at 8 a.m. Sunday. Police issued a noise warning to the people inside.
– A West Southern Avenue man reported at 8:44 a.m. Sunday a large black dog was in his yard for more than an hour. Police found the dog and were unable to locate its owner.
– Police received several 911 hang-up calls from a James Street home at noon Sunday. After going to the home it was determined a boy had made the phone calls because his parents were fighting.
– An East Friend Street resident reported at 1:18 p.m. Sunday their credit card that was missing had been used.
– Someone turned in a cell phone and camera found on South Main Street at 4 p.m. Sunday.
– A woman reported at 5:29 p.m. Sunday her boyfriend showed up drunk at her place of business on South Vine Street and they wanted him removed. Police went to the business but the man had already left.
– Police responded to a dispute on Hawkins Lane at 7 p.m. Sunday. No further action was taken.
– Raymond Wuckovich was cited for failure to control after driving his car off the right side of the road and hitting two mailboxes and damaging the landscape of a property on Springfield Road at 7:29 p.m. Sunday. Wuckovich reportedly went off the road because he was distracted while looking for his wallet.
– Edward F. Bartell, 43, Boardman, was arrested and cited for felony OVI and red light following a traffic stop in the Duke and Duchess parking lot at 1:10 a.m. Saturday.
– A woman reported at 12:23 p.m. Saturday she was contacted by someone she has a protection order against while on South Main Street.
– A woman reported at 12:32 p.m. Saturday that while at Circle K she found what she thought was drugs on the floor and picked up the package and handed it to the woman behind the counter and told her to call police. The woman said she was in the store about an hour ago and wondered if the clerk had notified the police department.
– Beaver Township police requested assistance with a structure fire on Renkenberger Road at 1:47 p.m. Friday.
– The highway patrol reported at 10 p.m. Friday they received a report of a possible intoxicated driver who was northbound on state Route 7 from the Middletown area. Police went to the state Route 7 area and looked for the vehicle but it did not travel through.
– Police responded to the 1300 block of S. Lincoln Avenue at 12:30 p.m. for a domestic dispute and learned the address was in Perry Township and referred the complainant to that jurisdiction.
– Police responded to the intersection of Fair Avenue and Maple Street at 12:42 p.m. Saturday for a report of a fight. No charges were filed and one person was gone when police arrived
– Police responded to the 1000 block of Cleveland Street at 11:24 a.m. for a domestic Dispute that turned out to be verbal with no physical violence. The two people agreed to separate for the night.
– A W. Wilson Street resident wanted her son removed when police arrived at 12:52 p.m. Saturday. The son has lived there six months and the complainant was advised of the procedure to have him removed.
– Police received a complaint on station at 1:34 p.m. from a complainant advising of possible drug activity. The complaint is under investigation.
– A woman advised police on station at 4:08 p.m. Saturday of a situation concerning her ex and she was advised of the options.
– Police checked into an anonymous complaint of shots fired in the 400 block of S. Lincoln Avenue at 6:06 p.m. Friday. A projectile had struck and shattered a vehicle window and the vehicle owner had not reported the incident and police will follow up on the complaint.
– Police esponded to the 400 block of S. Broadway Avenue at 5:05 p.m. Saturday and spoke to all the people involved regarding a verbal dispute between a male and female. There was no physical violence.
– Police responded to the Ohio Avenue and E. Pershing Street intersection at 7:58 p.m. Saturday for a report of a highly intoxicated man who had been observed stumbling and falling. Police were unable to locate him.
– While on patrol at 8:11 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of W. Wilson Street, police observed a brush fire and firefighters responded to extinguish it.
– Police responded to the 500 block of Continental Drive at 9:58 p.m. for a medical call and the man was transported to the hospital.
– At 12:35 a.m. Sunday, police working an extra detail in the 100 block of Railroad Street located a syringe on the floor of a restroom in the business and brought it to the police department for proper disposal.
– Police made a traffic stop in the 500 block of E. State Street at 2:44 a.m. Sunday for an equipment violation and Richard L. Pankey, 6476 Poplar Avenue, Hubbard, was found to have an outstanding warrant from Trumbull County and was taken to the county jail.
– Police responded to an address in the 500 block of E. 5th Street four times on Sunday regarding a loud party, property damage and a tree and a vehicle being TP’d. The people were advised to keep it down and clean it up.
– Police responded at 11:47 a.m. Sunday regarding a neighbor dispute and spoke with everyone there and the people upstairs were warned to cease their actions.
– Police responded to the 300 block of Ohio Avenue at 5:49 p.m. Sunday where a verbal dispute had taken place over the living arrangements of a man and woman. The man went upstairs to bed.
-Hope Wright from Night Court reported at 4:50 p.m. Saturday a patron’s vehicle had been struck while it was parked in the lot. Police spoke to Patricia Helman, East Lincoln Way, who said she found a scratch on the car. It appeared to be three scratches on the back bumper.
-Tawnya Nixon, a clerk at Circle K, reported at 1:35 a.m. Sunday someone in a green four-door Sunfire hit her vehicle and left southbound on Market Street. Police found the vehicle in an alley off Jackson Street between Lincoln Way and Washington Street. There was damage to the front fender and a woman was sitting in the driver’s seat. Courtney Troyer, Hanoverton, admitted she does not have a license, but said she did not know she hit another vehicle. She was cited with driving under suspension and leaving the scene of an accident. The car she was driving belonged to Amanda Wilson of Lisbon.
Police responded to Roosevelt Avenue and High Street at 12:10 p.m. Saturday after receiving an anonymous call regarding a tractor-trailer that traveled down High Street at a high rate of speed. Police located the truck and the driver denied speeding.
A officer working extra detail at the Club Fuel in the 100 block of Railroad Street at 12:34 a.m. Saturday observed two women in an altercation and separated them advising that if the wanted to press charges to come to the police department.
Police responded to the 1200 block of Jefferson Avenue at 1:35 am. Saturday where the complainant advised that two bottles of prescription medicine were missing and believed she knew who did it.
Police responded to the 100 block of Railroad Street at 2:34 a.m. Saturday where an insulin kit was recovered.
Police responded to the 1100 block of Buckeye Avenue at 11:11 p.m. Friday for a report of a person attempting to open the front door. The door and residence were secure and the complainant wanted extra watch.
Police responded to the 2500 block of E. State Street at 5:04 p.m. Friday for a report of a vehicle operated by an intoxicated driver but were unable to locate it.
Police received a complaint from an East Liverpool resident at 6:13 p.m. Friday about a possible fight in the city. The complainant was advised of the options.
Police responded to the 1400 block of E. State Street at 6:24 p.m. Friday for a report of a person in distress and spoke to a juvenile who was transported to the hospital.
A complainant was on station at 10:55 p.m. Friday advising that her son was assaulted at a business in the 900 block of E. State Street Information was obtained and the surveillance tapes at the business will be reviewed in an attempt to identify the suspect.
-Vivian Rouse, West Washington Street, reported at 4:30 p.m. Friday she needed police at her home because family members were there attempting to remove items. Police were met by Cathy Rouse, Vivian’s daughter, who told them her father had lived at the home but had died. Rouse’s mother did not want property removed from the house. Police then spoke to Betty Meek who claimed she had purchased some belongings and appliances while she was living at the home and wanted them back. Police told both sides it is a civil matter. Rouse consented to Meek taking her clothes and a few miscellaneous items.
-Jeff Chapell, East Lincoln Way, reported at 11:28 a.m. Saturday he was being threatened by someone sending him Facebook messages. The messages were retained to be sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.
-Joan Cook, East Lincoln Way, reported at 12:12 p.m. Saturday a neighbor threw a bag of garbage into her garage. Police found Stevie Halverstadt, who said the garbage was in the alley and there was a dog going toward it. She put it in the garage because she thought it belonged to the neighbor. She agreed to remove it and take care of it.
-Christina Cusick, East Chestnut Street, reported at 12:42 p.m. Saturday someone took the temporary tag from her vehicle.
NEW WATERFORD REPORT
– Aaron Shrum, no address listed, was taken into custody on a warrant for failure to appear. He was also charged with obstructing official business after he left a home on Silliman Street when police arrived top serve the warrant, leading police to search the village for three and a half hours Friday evening before tracking him down.
– Police responded to the Sweepstakes Club in the 2800 block of East State Street for an alarm at 10:29 a.m. Friday, finding the exterior secure. A notice on the door said the business was closed until further notice.
– A resident reported at 10:06 a.m. Friday that on April 7 between 2 and 5:30 p.m., an unknown person struck the driver side door of his truck while in the Walmart parking lot on East State Street, leaving a dent in the door.
– A dog was reported at large at 8:45 a.m. Friday on Highland and 10th Street. The humane agent was contacted and took the animal.
– Police were called to the 1000 block of West Perry Street at 4:55 a.m. Friday for multiple 911 hangup calls and made contact with a resident who had fallen out of bed. The fire department arrived and put him back into bed.
– A caller at 4:53 a.m. Friday reported juveniles in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue in violation of curfew. Police found the people in question were adults who were causing no disturbance.
– Police were called at 12:16 a.m. Friday for a suspicious sound coming from Centennial Park, like someone banging on metal. An officer found the source was the metal clasp banging off of the flag pole, caused by the wind.
– A man reported at 8:47 p.m. Thursday that the driver of a mini van had been yelling obscene things at him while driving in front of his residence. The driver was contacted and denied yelling at the person. Both were told to stay away from each other.
– A man reported at 8:41 p.m. Thursday that an intoxicated male became angry inside a business in the 500 block of East State Street and spit on his wife, with a brief verbal dispute following and the male leaving. The male was contacted at an apartment on East State Street and admitted to the verbal dispute, but denied spitting at anyone. He said if he did, it was accidental. The man was told his options.
– A woman on East State Street called at 8:20 p.m. Thursday about receiving unwanted messages on her computer and believed she received a threat from the same person. She was told her options.
– Police were called at 7:44 p.m. Thursday to the 500 block of East State Street for a report of animal neglect. Officers checked all the animals in the apartment and found no signs of neglect.
– Police were called to a dispute at 7:38 p.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a man was upset with his wife thinking she removed or damaged some clothing he was looking for. The wife said she didn’t touch anything and that he can’t remember where he put things. Both were told to stay away from each other for a short time, then discuss the problem.
– A woman on Jennings Avenue called police at 7:34 p.m. Thursday to respond for a complaint of grass clippings on her driveway. An officer did note two small places where grass clippings went into the driveway. The neighbor was told about the complaint.
– Police were called at 7:24 p.m. Thursday to the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue for a report of a man using a blow torch to trim the grass. Officers learned the man had been using a weed torch to trim around the structures in front of his place of business. No violation was seen.
– A malfunctioning traffic signal was reported at 7:14 p.m. Thursday in the area of State Street and Ellsworth Avenue, but an officer found no malfunction .
– An open door was reported at a business in the 100 block of North Broadway Avenue at 6:18 p.m. Thursday, with the exterior found secure.
– A suspicious vehicle reported at 5:58 p.m. Thursday in the 1800 block of East State Street turned out to be a disabled vehicle with help on the way.
– Loud music was reported at 5:06 p.m. Thursday on Ohio Avenue. The residents were told to turn it down.
– An alarm activation was reported at 4:17 p.m. Thursday on Highland Avenue. The exterior was found secure. After the keyholder arrived, the interior was checked and found in order.
– Joey Cruz, of the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue, reported at 4:10 p.m. Thursday that a known male removed several items from his apartment.
– A wallet was reported found at 4:06 p.m. Thursday on East Fifth Street and North Lincoln Avenue. The owner will be contacted.
– Derrik Bruce and Jordan Flaker, both of 1005 Lake Park Boulevard, Sebring, were both taken into custody after police were called at 4:05 p.m. Thursday to Walmart for alleged shoplifters. A loss prevention officer said they were detained after trying to leave the store without paying for $651 worth of merchandise. Bruce was charged with complicity to theft and Flaker was charged with theft.
– Someone reported at 4:34 p.m. Thursday a 50-year-old woman was drinking and doing a strip tease at Playtown.
– Police assisted the county sheriff’s office with removing someone from a Hunters Camp Road address at 8:26 p.m. Thursday.
– An East Chestnut Street woman reported at 1 a.m. Friday neighbors were making a lot of noise and cursing. Police went to the apartment and found three people shouting and one man bleeding form the nose and mouth. The man said the injury was from an altercation at Night Court but did not wish to press any charges. The other people told the officer they just wanted him to get medical attention, but he refused. Police sent the group on their way, but later that morning it was reported the injured man had returned and kicked the door in, breaking the chain. Police looked for him, but he could not be found.
– A woman reported at 8:55 a.m. Friday she feels that she and her son are being harassed. The woman told police that she found out that her son’s grandfather had told the high school to contact him if there were any problems with her son who is a student there, and that on Monday the school contacted him about issues that are going on with her son, and the man is now accusing her of being a bad mother. The woman said she contacted the school, and they have agreed to no longer contact her son’s grandfather regarding her son.
– A man reported at 10:59 a.m. Friday a tree was down on Pendleton Street.
– A woman reported at noon Friday a tree limb was down on cars along West Chestnut Street.
– Someone reported road rage at 1:26 p.m. Friday. Police found Joshua Large and Jesse Ketchum near Circle K. Large told police Ketchum almost hit his vehicle, and when he yelled out the window, Ketchum stopped the vehicle, got out and made threats at him. Ketchum told police that Large had honked his horn and flipped him off. Large said he had honked his horn because he was trying to pass Ketchum and he drifted over into the other lane, and when he flipped him off, Ketchum cut him off, stopped and then threatened to fight with him. Police told the two they needed to leave each other alone and drive safely.
– Sean Kachelries was cited for speeding after striking a vehicle driven by Jamie Hogan at 1:37 a.m. Thursday.
– Someone reported at 6:42 p.m. Thursday two men were drinking beer and fishing in Arrowhead Lake which is not allowed.
– Someone reported at 8:24 p.m. Thursday the crossing gates at South Main Street were stuck in the down position and drivers were going around them. Police notified the Norfolk Southern railroad and had officers go to the area to control traffic.
– Someone reported at 9 p.m. Thursday lights were on inside a vacant house on West Park Avenue and the back door was open. Police went to the home and found a posting on the property dated for that day and there were no problems.
– A school crossing guard reported at 3:05 p.m. Thursday that he was in the street with his stop sign while some students were crossing East State Street from north to south. One student was a little behind and was just stepping into the street when a driver made a left turn from Ohio Avenue onto East State Street, disregarding the crossing guard. Information was obtained for the vehicle and contact will be made with the owner.
– An officer was requested at 1:35 p.m. Thursday by KLG Ambulance personnel to meet them at the city limits for a suicidal person causing problems in their squad. An officer met them at Salem Community Hospital and the patient had calmed down.
– City housing inspector Dan Rice contacted police at 10:46 a.m. Thursday about junk vehicles in the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue where an officer issued junk vehicle notices for a van, a pickup, a camper and a utility trailer with either expired registrations or no registrations, giving the owner 10 days to take action or the vehicles will be towed.
– A resident in the 400 block of West Third Street reported at 10:43 a.m. Thursday that sometime overnight someone entered an unlocked vehicle and removed some items.
– An employee of the Verizon store in the 2800 block of East State Street reported at 10:08 a.m. Thursday that on Wednesday night, a visiting sales rep and a customer reported another customer had gone behind the sales desk and left quickly. Two phones were discovered missing. The report said the phones can’t be used due to a factory lock on them.
– A Salineville man reported at 9:50 a.m. Thursday that he was parked in the Salem Plaza parking lot on East State Street when he was approached by another male who allegedly offered “various favors” to him which were offensive and unwanted. After the fourth offer, he called police and provided a description of the male and his vehicle registration. An officer found the male at his home, told him about the complaint and he denied doing anything illegal, but admitted to being in the lot and seeing the man. He was told to refrain from such actions. The man wanted the person warned and did not want to pursue legal action.
– Police responded at 2:29 a.m. Thursday to the area of Franklin Avenue and Southeast Boulevard for a report of a fire hydrant possibly struck and gushing water onto the road. Officers found no problem with a fire hydrant, but discovered a major water line break on the southeast corner of the intersection. A short time later, the water began to shoot up 35 feet to 40 feet in the air. Officers shut down the road until the water department arrived and shut the water off.
– An unknown male was reported on a woman’s porch on Hickory Lane at 12:56 a.m. Thursday. The man was found to be an elderly neighbor who had medical problems and was taken home.
– A caller at 11:55 p.m. Wednesday reported a brown Ford Explorer being driven north in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue by an intoxicated woman. An officer did not see the vehicle on the road, but saw the vehicle parked with nobody inside.
– Police were called to the 100 block of East State Street for an open door at 9:46 p.m. Wednesday. No entry appeared to have been gained.
– A suspicious silver Dodge truck was reported at 8:38 p.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of East State Street where officers found family members moving items out for the owner.
– An alarm activation was reported at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday in the 2800 block of East State Street. A door was found unlocked, but everything appeared in order inside. A keyholder responded and secured the door.
– Police responded at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to a bicycle accident in the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue just south of F.E. Cope Drive where a bicycle rider lost his footing on a pedal, causing the bicycle to swerve into the curb and flip over, throwing the rider to the pavement. The rider, who was one of several people riding bicycles, struck his head hard enough to crack his protective helmet in several locations. A passing motorist with medical training stopped to help until fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance arrived. The injured rider reluctantly agreed to be taken to Salem Community Hospital to be checked out. A second rider who was behind the first one and also went down suffered a minor abrasion to the thigh.
– A woman in the 700 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 6:06 p.m. Wednesday reported an ongoing problem with a man contacting her cell phone and work phone repeatedly claiming he’s investigating her for fraud. She said he had a thick foreign accent and was calling from a number originating from Massachusetts and that online research indicated he had contacted other people with similar accusations of fraud against them. She was uncertain how he got her cell number and work number and banking information. She was told to close out those bank accounts.
– Police were called at 5:56 p.m. Wednesday to the 700 block of Arch Street for a report of a man crawling from a porch roof into a second story window of a vacant residence. Officers saw the front door had a combination lock that was unlocked and the door was ajar. Officers entered and found several children and a man and woman. The man showed that the realtor provided them with the combination for the front door lock so they could look at the home. He had crawled onto the roof to inspect the shingles due to some indications of a possible leak.
– An anonymous caller at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday reported persons in a green truck going door to door in the 700 block of Jennings Avenue selling meat. An officer found them and they did not have a permit. They were told to stop soliciting until they obtain the proper permit from city hall.
– A person was reported riding an ATV on the property of a business on Olive Street at 4:47 p.m. Wednesday. The person was found at a South Lincoln Avenue address and told about the complaint. He agreed to stop.
– A woman in the 200 block of West Wilson Street reported at 3:51 p.m. Wednesday that an unknown man had been yelling at her son and calling him derogatory names while he was waiting for the school bus to drop off a sibling at Newgarden and West Wilson Street. An officer spoke to the man and told him to keep his comments to himself if he didn’t have anything good to say toward the neighborhood kids.
– A woman in the 800 block of East Sixth Street, reported at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday that two cell phones were stolen from her apartment. They were last seen in February and service to both phones had been turned off prior to them being taken.
– A juvenile was reported riding a 4-wheeler on the street at 3:18 p.m. Wednesday on South Lincoln Avenue. Officers found an adult repairing a 4-wheeler at a residence and told him to keep it off the road or be cited.
– A man on Olive Street reported at 2:41 p.m. Wednesday that a person known to him has been driving by and harassing him and threatened him with bodily harm. The person was identified as a male driving a red Grand Am with no operator’s license.
– Samantha Frampton, 22, of Salem, was taken into custody at her place of employment at Fresh Mark on South Lincoln Avenue at 12:19 a.m. Thursday on an outstanding warrant. She was turned over to a Columbiana County sheriff deputy.
– Police were called at 10:22 p.m. Wednesday to the 1100 block of Prospect Street for a juvenile left unattended. The caller said the child was playing outside without any shoes on and just a T-shirt and shorts. Police located the child’s parents and reunited the child with them.
– Police were called for a suspicious vehicle at 9:44 p.m. Wednesday at the end of the interchange of state Route 45/U.S. Route 62/state Route 14. An officer at first believed the person drove off the road and became stuck, but instead found a bicycle by the vehicle and a man sleeping in the rear cargo area of the vehicle. He was identified and determined to have no warrants and told the officer he had an argument with his spouse and left for the evening to diffuse the situation. He was told he could not camp out there and was sent on his way.
– A Conser Drive resident reported at 5:32 p.m. Wednesday that fellow classmates hacked into his Facebook account and made public certain information that was sent in confidence to him. He was advised to contact Facebook, change the password and close the account, but was told it was not a police matter unless he was threatened or sustained a monetary loss from identity theft.
– Police responded to the 300 block of Lake Avenue for a report at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday of juveniles shooting BB guns/air rifles at bottles. Police spoke with the juveniles who at first denied shooting until an officer found a rifle leaning against a tree. The rifle was confiscated until their parents returned home. The parents were advised of the situation and the rifle was returned to them and they said it would not happen again.
– Donald Henry, 59, of North Bloomfield, was cited for right of way turning left after his eastbound vehicle on U.S. Route 62/state Route 45 attempted to turn left to head north on North Ellsworth Avenue at 4:13 p.m. Tuesday and was struck by a vehicle driven by Jessica Deville, 27, of Bears Den Road, Leetonia, who had the right of way traveling west on U.S. Route 62. No injuries were reported.
– Police responded at 8:26 a.m. Tuesday to the 1500 block of state Route 344/Franklin Avenue for a report of a woman jumping in front of traffic and attempting to stop cars. An officer arrived and saw her jump in front of a van, allegedly yelling obscenities and sticking her middle finger up at the driver. The van had to stop to avoid striking the woman. Linda Beeler, of state Route 344, Salem, was charged with disorderly conduct and taken to the Columbiana County jail.
– Sasha Smith, 34, of Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after her vehicle collided with the rear of a vehicle driven by Curtis Smith, 29, of Salem, who was northbound on U.S. Route 62/state Route 45 and was slowing for workers directing traffic on the road at 7:57 a.m. Tuesday.
– While handling an accident call on Depot Road, police received a report at 7:09 a.m. Tuesday for a domestic on Benton Road and asked Salem to handle it, with the city officer noting no one would answer the door. The township officer responded later and spoke to two people who said there was an argument over money and no physical altercation took place. They were warned of the consequences if police had to return.
– Tara Himes, 31, of Salem, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign after attempting to turn from Marion Avenu onto Depot Road and colliding with a southbound vehicle driven by Sharon Donnelly, 66, of Lisbon at 6:48 a.m. Tuesday.
– Police were called at 11:51 p.m. Monday to the 1200 block of Somerset Drive for a verbal dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend. They were told to separate for the evening.
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– Police arrested a 15-year-old Beloit teen for domestic violence after responding to his Fifth Street residence at 5:57 p.m. Tuesday where he allegedly struck his mother in throat. Beloit EMS transported the mother to the Alliance Community Hospital for pain in her throat.
– Salena Renee Ser, 18, 13800 Lisbon Road, Salem, was arrested for possession of marijuana following a traffic stop for speed on Lisbon Road at Calla Road in Green Township at 5:12 p.m. Wednesday in which she was a passenger.
– Stevie Halverstadt reported her nephew was on the porch of her dance studio on East Washington Street at 4:41 p.m. Wednesday, and he was refusing to leave.
– A South Elm Street resident reported at 4:58 p.m. Wednesday a man was at his home threatening him.
– Rahid Salako gave police a hand-written note at 5 p.m. Wednesday stating that he swears to protect, care for and not harm another individual and their children.
– A Metz Road woman requested at 5:34 p.m. Wednesday police be near her home while her husband cut the grass because she was concerned he would get hit by traffic.
– Someone reported at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday the street department was cleaning on South Main Street and was making a lot of noise, waking up residents.
– Police reported that a call was made to the Leetonia fire department regarding a large amount of smoke coming from the railroad overpass off Lisbon-Canfield Road. It was determined someone dumped garbage and tires and set them on fire. A vehicle was seen leaving the area at that time.
– Tricia Watson of Jones Drive spoke to an officer at 11:27 a.m. Wednesday about some possible fraud.
– An officer spoke with one person on Cedar Ridge Drive regarding a restraining order Wednesday morning.
– Police were called at 5:24 a.m. Wednesday to Mound Street for a dog inside a parked van. A woman said this was the second night in a row the dog was seen in the vehicle. The vehicle registration was checked and the owner did not reside in the area, with police unable to make contact. The animal appeared to be okay and didn’t appear to be stressed or neglected.
– A woman called at 4:58 a.m. Wednesday for a possible breaking and entering in progress in the 400 block of Continental Drive where she said she heard a suspicious noise near her air conditioner. Officers located a cat near the air conditioner and nothing else.
– An anonymous caller at 1:02 a.m. Wednesday reported a domestic dispute in the 300 block of Continental Drive where a man was found outside who had blood on his hands and clothing. He told police he punched the garage window out in an attempt to get back inside the residence. The female was gone when police arrived and was contacted by phone to see if any physical violence had occurred. She said she was out of town and had not been home all evening. The man was checked by fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance but refused treatment. He was able to gain entry into the home on his own.
– A man in the 500 block of Walnut Street called at 9:16 p.m. Tuesday to report telecommunications harassment involving an unidentified acquaintance of his ex-girlfriend. An officer contacted the ex-girlfriend by phone and spoke to the suspect male who claimed the man threatened him. All were told to have no more contact with each other.
– Police were called at 6:57 p.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of East Pershing Street for a report of juveniles trespassing near the Timberlanes building. Officers located three juveniles under the Timberlanes car port and they said they stopped there to get out of the rain and were playing hackey sack. They were told to move along.
– Police were called at 5:02 p.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of East Third Street for a possible burglary, but found no criminal violation and nothing reported.
– Police were called at 3:56 p.m. Tuesday to Centennial Park for a dog at large, but none were located in the park or surrounding area.
– Bill Snyder of Columbiana reported at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that an unknown vehicle struck his parked vehicle in a lot in the 2900 block of East State Street. Damage was to the right front corner.
– Salem City streets foreman Jim Phillis reported at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday that a storm grate was stolen over the past week from the area of Orchard Street and Olive Street.
– An officer on patrol at 12:11 p.m. Tuesday was told about an unsupervised child in the alley behind Smith Oil on East State Street, but no child was found during several checks of the alleys in the area.
– A woman at Salem Van & Auto Rental on Franklin Avenue reported at 11:42 a.m. Tuesday that sometime overnight, someone removed a U-Haul 6-foot by 12-foot box trailer from the parking lot. The trailer had a South Carolina registration.
– Police responded to the 500 block of Union Street at 8:07 a.m. April 1 where a mailbox was damaged.
– At 4:48 p.m. April 2, police in the 500 block of West Main Street made a traffic stop on Brian S. Frederick of Columbiana and charged him with driving under suspension.
– At 5:50 p.m. April 3, police responded to a civil dispute in the 100 block of Weset Main Street for a landlord versus tenant dispute; at 8:58 p.m., police responded to a threat of attempted suicide call in the 100 block of Chris Avenue and found a person passed out due to alcohol intoxication.
– At 10:37 p.m. April 4, police responded to the 100 block of Chris Avenue for a suspicious vehicle.
– At 1:34 p.m. April 5, police assisted the Columbiana County sheriff and Leetonia police in serving an outstanding warrant on a person in the 400 block of Honey Lane.
– Police responded to the 400 block of Washington Street at 3 p.m. April 6, for a minor vehicle accident.
– Police responded to the 500 block of West Main Street at 3:53 p.m. April 14, for a civil matter where an ex-boyfriend was moving out of the residence.
– William Geis, 47, North Beaver Street, was charged Monday with domestic violence for allegedly threatening to harm his mother, who admitted doing what he tells her to do because she fears her son.
– A caller reported seeing a man outside Geronimo’s Supply at 4:42 a.m. Tuesday, and he was holding a box and his face was covered. Police checked the area but did not find him.
– A caller reported seeing a possible drunk driver with a dog in the back seat get out a vehicle at the Valley View at 9:51 p.m. Monday.
– A woman reported Tuesday she has been staying at the Christina House with her mother and her two children since Jan. 23, and she realized $580 that belongs to her was missing. She last saw the money on April 4.
-While on patrol an officer found an unlocked window at McKinley Elementary School at 1 a.m. Wednesday. The officer was able to close and lock the window.
– A South Main Street resident reported at 3:50 a.m. Monday someone used their vehicle without permission.
– Someone reported at 9 a.m. Monday bags of cans were all over state Route 14. Police checked the area and assisted someone who had stopped to clear the cans from the road.
– Valero reported receiving a counterfeit $10 bill at 2:14 p.m. Monday.
– An East Woodland Street woman reported at 10:19 p.m. Monday someone she knows was threatening her.
– Police went to the Ford dealership lot at midnight Tuesday for an alarm going off on one of the vehicles. The owner was notified.
– Ryan Bevington, 36, Leetonia, was taken into custody on a warrant through the County Sheriff following a traffic stop on West Washington Street at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday.
– A South Main Street woman reported at 4:36 p.m. Tuesday someone else filed taxes under her Social Security number.
– A man reported at 5 p.m. Tuesday construction materials were being dumped in his dumpster by Cash Land.
– A man reported at 5:22 p.m. Tuesday someone was driving a four-wheeler on South West Street with a small child. Police checked the area and found a child’s four-wheeler in a yard on Union Street, but there were no problems.
– A man reported at 8:13 p.m. Tuesday that between noon and 7:30 p.m. that day a large truck drove through the property of 333 N. Elm St. on the northwest corner of North Elm and Parkview Drive.
– Antonio Papale, of Salem Alliance Road, reported at 12:25 p.m. Tuesday that he and his wife put a down blanket into a dryer at Quaker Laundry in the 2300 block of East State Street between 11 and 11:10 a.m. and left to go to Home Depot. When they returned at 11:40 a.m., the blanket was missing. The owner of the business had been contacted and said he would check to see if he could locate the blanket.
– A dog was reported at large in the area of East Pershing Street near South Lundy Avenue at 10:58 a.m. Tuesday. The dog allowed officers to put a leash on him and the owner drove up and claimed the dog. She was given a warning for dog at large.
– Frank Farkas, of Claysville, Pa., was cited for failure to maintain reasonable control after attempting to turn the westbound truck he was driving left onto Ellsworth Avenue from East State Street at 9:32 a.m. Tuesday and striking a vehicle driven by Briana Rumsey, of Bandy Road, Alliance, who was eastbound on East State Street stopped in traffic in the northbound lane for North Ellworth. No injuries were reported.
– Melanie Paulin, 35, of 610 Sharp Ave., was taken into custody on an active warrant from Columbiana County for receiving stolen property after police were called to her residence for an alleged domestic at 9:07 a.m. Tuesday. The parties gave conflicting stories and no visible injuries were seen and no domestic arrest made. While checking the people for warrants, the active warrant for Paulin was found. She was turned over to a sheriff’s deputy.
– Ed Little, of South Lundy Avenue, called at 9:01 a.m. Tuesday to report a suspicious person incident that occurred the evening before. His mother was coming to pick him up at the Salem Community Center when she saw a short man with a black hoodie looking in her vehicle which was locked on Lundy. She reportedly asked him what he was looking for and he took off running.
– City police were called at 7:14 a.m. Tuesday to assist Perry Township by responding to a reported domestic on Benton Road while Perry was handling a traffic crash. Numerous attempts were made to contact someone at the residence, but no contact was made.
– A white box truck was seen parked with the left side to the curb in the 400 block of East Fourth Street at 11:09 p.m. Monday. The owner was contacted and turned the truck around to correct the problem.
– A landlord for a building in the 1300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue reported at 9:19 p.m. Monday that he found one of his apartment doors wide open. The prior tenant was scheduled to move out, but he wasn’t sure if the tenant in fact moved. An officer checked the interior and found nothing out of the ordinary. The keys to the apartment were left on the floor and the apartment was vacant.
– Police responded to the 400 block of Franklin for a report of a suspicious person at 8:11 p.m. Monday. The man was located, identified and sent on his way.
– A possible dead animal was reported at 7:32 a.m. Monday in the 200 block of Sharp Avenue, but was not found.
– Loud music was reported at 7:24 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Jennings Avenue, but no violation was found.
– Andrea Kinney reported at 6:29 p.m. Monday that unknown persons damaged mailboxes at a building in the 600 block of East Sixth Street. The building owner was notified.
– Officers were called at 5:59 p.m. Monday to the 1100 block of East Sixth Street for a juvenile problem, located a vehicle in question and advised the people to leave the area.
– A purple truck westbound in the 2800 block of East State Street was reported operating recklessly at 5:39 p.m. Monday. Officers checked the length of State Street and did not see the truck.
– Police were called at 3:06 p.m. Monday for a report of vehicles at a vacant home on Newgarden Avenue where people there were supposedly taking items from the property. They left before officers arrived.
– Residents at a home in the 700 block of West Pershing Street at 3:04 p.m. Monday had a dispute over a new boyfriend coming to the residence to stay. Some agreed to go to another residence to cool off.
– Amanda Noble, of Liberty Street, reported at 2:01 p.m. Monday that her vehicle was stolen. She said a person she knows asked her to give his cousin a ride. She was driving a rental car and was on the way to turn it in but picked up the man prior to going to the car wash to clean the car. After she cleaned the car, she walked to a convenience store to buy a drink and when she returned, the car and the man were gone. The vehicle was found at the rear of a State Street property and the rental agency was contacted and picked up the vehicle, which had minor damage. Officers spoke to some people at the property, but no one was charged.
– A woman in the 600 block of South Union Avenue reported a suspicious vehicle on the street at 10:13 a.m. Monday. The vehicle was found sitting in a no parking area on the west side of the road facing south with the back hatch open. A man came out of the residence and said he was doing some work on the residence. The parking situation was explained and he moved the vehicle.
– Someone reported at 1:53 p.m. Sunday a sign on the door of the library said the building was closed but the doors were open. Police found an employee inside.
– A man requested at 10 p.m. Sunday police check on his ex-wife and child at a North West Street home.
– A woman reported at 2 p.m. Saturday the Boardman Police Department advised her to speak with Columbiana police about her child’s father taking him from the home and coming to Columbiana. Police found the child at a Salem Street apartment.
– Someone reported at 2:13 p.m. Saturday kids were playing in traffic on Pittsburgh Street.
– Someone reported at 4:27 p.m. Saturday a man was holding a cardboard sign and begging for money and food at Sparkle and attempting to jump in front of cars to talk to motorists.
– Someone reported at 11:28 a.m. Friday a semi truck hit the square and tore up some bricks.
– A man reported at 9:51 p.m. Friday a suspicious man was going through the trash at the Post Office. Police found Richard Gorcheff and told him to replace the trash and move along.
– An R&L Carriers employee reported at 7:37 a.m. Thursday people were recklessly cutting through the parking lot because the road was closed.
– Children’s Services requested at 11:53 a.m. Thursday police stand by at a Springfield Road home. The child was then taken to school.
– Someone reported at 3:42 p.m. Thursday a dog was off its leash near her home on Hyland Court. Police warned the owner of allowing the dog to be loose.
– Someone reported at 6:49 p.m. Thursday a suspicious vehicle at the car wash on state Route 14 was making her uneasy and had pulled in behind her while every other lane was free.
– Police found a group of kids riding bikes and skateboards in traffic on South Main Street at 9:12 p.m. Thursday. The children were transported to a South West Street home.
– A Union Street man reported at 9:58 p.m. Thursday a white van was parked in front of his home blasting music while he was trying to sleep.
-A dog was reported at large at 7:30 a.m. Monday in the area of Washington Avenue and Maple Street, but no dog was found.
– Duane Barnes, 42, of 1113 E. Third St., was taken into custody at 9:21 p.m. Sunday at his residence on a warrant out of Columbiana County for domestic violence. He was turned over to a Sheriff’s Office deputy.
– Andrew Steves, of the 600 block of East Third Street, reported at 8:56 p.m. Sunday that someone damaged the back door frame of his residence and tampered with electronic equipment. He did not see anything missing.
– Lynn Bartolotti, of the 200 block of West 14th Street, reported at 7:20 p.m. Sunday that someone took a cement lawn ornament from his yard. Officers told her the cement duck was found earlier in some bushes in the 700 block of East Fourth Street and taken to the police station. She responded and retrieved the cement duck.
– An anonymous caller at 6:16 p.m. Sunday reported finding a debit card and some receipts in a parking lot near the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A phone number was found and a message left for the owner of the debit card.
– Paul Owen, of the 500 block of Continental Drive, reported at 6 p.m. Sunday that he found several scratches on his vehicle.
– Police at 5:45 p.m. Sunday found a vehicle reported as reckless on U.S. Route 62 in the area of East Pershing Street and South Lincoln Avenue. The driver said she was only trying to avoid potholes.
– An officer at 5:27 p.m. Sunday spoke with a man about a problem he was having outside of the city and a civil matter. He was told the name of his local police department and told to contact them since it’s outside of the city.
– Police were called to the 400 block of Continental Drive for a theft report at 4:37 p.m. Sunday and found that a burglary occurred. The matter was under investigation.
– An officer on patrol at 9:06 a.m. Sunday saw a cell phone on the curb lawn in the 400 block of South Ellsworth Avenue and made contact with a relative of the owner to notify the person to pick up their phone from the police department.
– A juvenile reported at 8:49 a.m. Sunday that she was in the lock-in at the Salem Fun Factory overnight and when she returned home, she found her cell phone missing. Video was checked and contact made with another juvenile who said the item in the video was his MP3 player, not a phone. The case was under investigation.
– A wallet found in the alley behind Sparkle Market was turned over to police at 11:53 a.m. Sunday.
– Police were told at 6:14 p.m. Sunday about a person allegedly standing in the road in the 300 block of West Pine Lake Road yelling for no apparent reason. An officer checked the area and did not find anyone. Goshen Township Police received a similar call and didn’t find anyone.
– Police received a call at 3:58 p.m. Sunday from an Apple Street resident about a reckless operator rolling through stop signs and traveling at an unsafe speed. A vehicle matching the description was stopped and the driver advised of the complaint, but the driver denied the accusations.
– An officer responded at 2:04 p.m. Sunday to the 1600 block of state Route 344 for a report of vehicle damage. A motorist advised the back window shattered as they were driving down the road. A deputy who was behind the motorist advised nothing was thrown at the window and nothing struck the window.
– A Hearthside Drive resident reported a suspicious piece of equipment in their front yard at 12:43 p.m. Sunday. Police found it to be a neighbor’s chainsaw that was taken from their property overnight.
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– A Pleasant Street, Damascus, resident reported at 3:15 p.m. April 3 that someone had attempted to compromise his telephone account by changing the PIN number, minute plan and payment date.
– Two Academy Lane, Damascus, residents reported at 6:35 a.m. April 5 that someone had entered their unlocked vehicles and removed items.
– Richard T. Caufield, 43, 14788 French St., Damascus, was arrested for domestic violence after police responded to his home at 11:39 p.m. Friday where he had allegedly struck his live-in girlfriend in the face during an argument.
– Police responded to the 2300 block of Oak Street at 11:55 a.m. Saturday for powerlines in the roadway. An officer was able to pull the lines across the roadway high enough for non-emergency vehicles to pass. A resident told officers that a delivery truck had been driven through the yards and pulled the lines down.
– An Arch Street resident reported at 3:36 a.m. Saturday someone overnight had kicked a hole in the lattice around her porch.
– Officers responded to a Continental Drive home at 11:04 p.m. Saturday in reference to a domestic dispute and found people talking loudly. There was no violence reported and the non-residents agreed to leave.
– Police responded to an East Euclid Street home at 12:34 a.m. Sunday where a resident reported his brother was visiting for the night and had gotten intoxicated and started causing problems. They agreed to separate for the night.
– Officers responded to the area of West Eighth Street and North Howard Avenue at 1:23 a.m. Sunday for a report of two men attempting to enter vehicles and fled southbound toward the alley between West Seventh and West Eighth streets. Officers located one man who fit the description, but he denied the allegations.
– Police responded to a Jennings Avenue home at 3:40 a.m. Sunday for loud persons and spoke with a resident who said she had an argument with friends but that they had already left.
– Corey M. Ramsey, 27, 29900 Campbell Road, Hanoverton, was cited for a red light violation following a two-vehicle crash at U.S. Route 62/state Route 45 and Benton Road at 9:24 a.m. Saturday in which he was southbound and allegedly failed to stop for the red light, striking a westbound vehicle driven by Connie S. Foor, 66, Salem. No injuries were reported.
– Police responded to a Garfield Avenue home at 1:30 p.m. Saturday where a resident reported receiving a letter from an unknown company stating that the resident had won a prize for which he hadn’t applied and that a representative would be coming to the residence within the week to deliver it. Police advised the resident to contact the department if he receives another letter or someone shows up at the home.
– A newspaper delivery driver reported at 5:12 a.m. Sunday that mailboxes on Old Coach Lane and Devonshire Drive appeared to have been struck by a vehicle that left the scene.
– Police responded to the 1700 block of Hearthside Drive at 6:58 a.m. Sunday where a resident reported someone overnight had ripped the door off his mailbox.
– A worker at the Steel Trolley Diner reported five customers had begun to fight as they were leaving the diner at 2:42 a.m. Sunday and had continued their dispute in the Save A Lot parking lot. Police arrived to find two people in the parking lot – William Harrison and Gustavo Silveira. Harrison said he had been pushed by one of his co-workers, and the officers tried to locate the other people in question but were unable to do so.
– A worker at American Health Care on North Market Street reported having problems with one of their mentally handicapped clients at 9:43 a.m. Sunday. An officer spoke with the parties and the decision was made to call the client’s case worker.
– An East Lincoln Way resident reported Sunday his neighbor’s dog keeps coming in his yard.
– A Rose Drive, Lisbon, woman reported at 9:53 a.m. Friday her neighbor told her he backed into her vehicle in the parking lot. There was minimal damage to both vehicles.
– A 16-year-old boy from a home on state Route 170, Negley, reported a domestic dispute at 2:50 p.m. Thursday. The boy told deputies he and his 20-year-old brother got into a fight. The mother told deputies the 16-year-old threw a piece of glass from the broken TV screen hitting his brother in the side and causing a cut requiring stitches. The 16-year-old was taken to Tobin Center on a domestic violence charge.
– A woman reported at 2:07 p.m. Wednesday a man came to her mother’s house on Hartley Road, Alliance, and tried to get inside. The mother said the man walked around the house attempting to open three locked doors. She did not go to the door, instead calling her daughter who came. The daughter said when she arrived a man was leaving the property on a bicycle. When she asked him what he wanted, he claimed he wanted directions to Westville Lake Road. He then rode east on Hartley Road.
– A Hawkins Road, New Waterford, man reported a suspicious vehicle at 8:39 a.m. Friday. No vehicle matching the description was found.
– A Salem-Alliance Road, Alliance, woman reported at 6:33 a.m. Friday she awoke to find her boyfriend was gone and he took two bicycles, which were in his car, and $300 was missing from her purse.
– Deputies responded to a Grant Street, Lisbon, home at 10:31 p.m. Thursday where a family was trying to awaken a 38-year-old man who reportedly had been taking heroin, cocaine and was drinking. KLG arrived and worked on him. He was transported to Salem Community Hospital for treatment.
– A woman reported at 9:26 a.m. Thursday that she’s receiving harassing phone calls from her mother. Contact will be made with the mother.
– Shawna Reynolds, of the 400 block of Aetna Street, reported at 8:17 a.m. Thursday that she noticed her temporary license plate missing from her vehicle when she arrived home. It was unknown if the plate was stolen or fell off.
– Police were called to an apartment in the 500 block of Franklin Street at 8:12 a.m. Thursday where a woman complained about her male roommate being in her bed. The male was told to stay away from her and out of her bed in the one-bedroom apartment. The report said there is a history of calls at this residence. The woman had called police on Wednesday for an alleged domestic, but when police arrived, no one answered the door. She had told the dispatcher she was in the area and was told to speak to officers when they arrived, but she never showed up. At 8:30 a.m. Thursday, about 15 minutes after the previous call, police were called back to the apartment for a loud music complaint and domestic. The woman claimed the male was playing loud music and she couldn’t sleep. The male told police when officers left the last time, she came in and said she was going to have him arrested and she started yelling at him, so he turned the music up. The music was not a violation when the officer arrived. They were told to keep things peaceful. The officer was advised they have a court date regarding eviction from the apartment.
– Police responded to the 1900 block of East State Street for a utility pole leaning into the roadway. The pole was checked and found leaning towards the top, causing wires to hang low across the road. Ohio Edison was notified.
– Police were called to the 500 block of Franklin Street at 2:51 a.m. Thursday for a report of a possible domestic and a woman being held against her will. Officers spoke with a man and woman who are boyfriend and girlfriend. Both reside at the residence and they reported no violence. She did not advise officers she was being held against her will. She just wanted to leave and left with a friend.
– A woman in the 700 block of West Pershing Street reported at 10:51 p.m. Wednesday that an unknown person in dark clothing was seen standing near her boyfriend’s vehicle. She wasn’t sure if he was attempting entry. Officers didn’t find anyone.
– An alarm was reported at 10:50 p.m. Wednesday at a business in the 1700 block of Salem Parkway West. The exterior of the business was found secure.
– A neighbor reported a light on in the basement of an empty residence on Summit Street at 9:33 p.m. Wednesday. The home was found secure.
– Timothy Myers, of the 1700 block of Southeast Boulevard, reported at 8:12 p.m. Wednesday that he came home and found the man door to his garage had been pried open and someone damaged his 2004 Harley Davidson Fatboy motorcycle by throwing red paint on it, busting the speedometer and seat. Red paint was found thrown all over the inside of the garage and several miscellaneous items were missing, including a set of Port-A-Torches, a drill and two pipe wrenches. There was also damage to two doors of the residence from attempts to pry them open.
– A tree was reported down at 8:01 p.m. Wednesday on Stone Castle Trail. The tree was on private property, with only a small section hanging out on the road. Several large branches were removed from the road by an officer.
– A woman on Bentley Avenue reported at 6:54 p.m. Wednesday that she’s seeking treatment and had a friend watching her child and learned her juvenile son was at the grandmother’s residence and she did not want him there. She wanted officers to pick him up, but was told they don’t provide that service. She got a ride and took control of her child.
– Officers responded at 6:06 p.m. Wednesday to a large tree branch in the intersection of Summit Street and South Lincoln Avenue. Traffic was maintained until the street department removed the debris.
– Police responded to a report of an ambulance needed at 5:57 p.m. Wednesday in the 2500 block of Lexington Avenue where a man said he was jumped by some unknown people. Fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance responded and KLG transported him to Salem Community Hospital.
– Police were called to an assault at 5:10 p.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of East Perry Street where a man reported he and another male had a minor physical altercation over a personal issue. The other male said the same and neither wanted to pursue charges. They were told to stay away from each other.
– Frederick Ring, of the 600 block of East Ninth Street reported at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday that unknown people entered his residence and two flat screen televisions, a video game system and two wrist watches were missing.
– Salem bus supervisor Tom Mather spoke with an officer at 3:28 p.m. Wednesday regarding a motorist who allegedly passed a school bus with its red flashing lights on. The incident was under investigation.
– After an extremely loud thunder crash from a storm at 2:08 p.m. Wednesday, dispatch received a motion alarm from a business in the 100 block of South Broadway Avenue. The business was closed and all doors were secure.
– A man reported at 12:39 p.m. Wednesday that a man stopped at his girlfriend’s residence in the 1100 block of Pershing Street and found both front doors open and a strange car parked there so he didn’t go inside and wanted officers to check. The son of the girlfriend then came outside and he recognized him and told officers it was okay.
– A man in the 700 block of East Fifth Street reported at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday that a person was walking around his neighbor’s residence and walking onto the porch and looking in the windows. The person fled when he asked him what he was doing. He was described as 16 to 18 years old, 6 feet tall with brown hair wearing shorts and a white and gray striped shirt. Officers checked the area and did not find him.
– A cable line came loose at a residence in the 400 block of North Madison Avenue at 10:17 a.m. Wednesday. Officers were able to get the line up high enough so it would not interfere with traffic and the homeowner contacted the cable company.
– A pair of eyeglasses was found on the sidewalk on Bentley Drive, west of Continental Drive, at 9:04 a.m. Wednesday and taken to the police station for safekeeping. They appeared to be women’s glasses.
– Someone reported at 11:51 a.m. Wednesday they saw a man wearing a black uniform walk onto the Heartland school property. Police checked and found the man was the school’s security guard.
– Someone, name and address not listed, reported at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday their phone was stolen at school that day.
– Someone reported at 6 p.m. Wednesday a tree was down on West Park Avenue and was possibly on some wires.
– Someone reported at 6 p.m. Wednesday a telephone pole in front of R&L Carriers in the Industrial Park was broken off with live wires.
– A clerk at Smith Oil reported someone in a burgundy S-10 pickup truck drove off without paying for $25 in gas at 4:50 p.m. Wednesday.
– A Cedar Street man reported at 7:26 a.m. Thursday there was a downed tree in the park, bringing with, it some power lines.
– An Elk Avenue resident reported at 8:16 p.m. Wednesday a small portion of the hillside had washed onto the street, along with a tree stump.
– An alarm was reported in the 700 block of East Third Street at 5:49 a.m. Wednesday, with the exterior found secure and the interior also checked.
– Two suspicious males in dark clothing were reported at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Jennings Avenue and West 10th Street, with nobody found.
– Police responded to Overlook and Liberty Street for a barking dog reported at 1:03 a.m. Wednesday. The animal was located on Jones Drive and taken inside for the night.
– A man in the 600 block of Park Avenue reported at 11:46 p.m. Tuesday that his brother-in-law has been driving by his residence and pulling into the driveway honking the horn. He said he’s doing it just to cause problems.
– Police were called at 11:05 p.m. Tuesday to check the well-being of a woman in a car in the Walmart parking lot. She was okay and just waiting for a friend.
– A caller at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday reported a reckless, possibly intoxicated driver in the area of Columbia, South Lundy, Franklin and South Lincoln Avenue. The vehicle was described as a blue hatchback with an older male driver, but was not found.
– The manager of a business in the 1700 block of East State Street called at 9:06 p.m. Tuesday asking that the parking lot be cleared of people loitering. Officers advised the people of the complaint and they left.
– Loud people were reported at 8:04 p.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of Jefferson Avenue. An officer spoke with one person who said the music would be turned down.
– Police were called at 7:56 p.m. Tuesday to Prospect Street for a report of a people operating off-road vehicles on public streets. An officer located an adult male on a 4-wheeler and a juvenile on a small dirt bike and told them they can’t operate on public streets or sidewalks. They put the vehicles away.
– A barking dog was reported at 7:59 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of Franklin Avenue, but no dog was heard when police checked the area.
– A driver’s license recovered at Centennial Park was turned in to the police station at 7:42 p.m. Tuesday.
– Police were called at 7:12 p.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of South Union Avenue for an ATV complaint. The owner was told not to be riding in the park or on anyone’s property unless he had permission.
– Police were called to the 300 block of West Fifth Street where an ambulance was needed at 6:48 p.m. Tuesday. An officer found an 11-year-old girl had accidentally stabbed herself in the leg with a knife when she fell while running. She and a friend said they found the knives in a neighbor’s back yard and were playing around when the accident occurred. The fire department first responders and KLG responded and the girl was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown. The incident appeared accidental, with the owner of the knives advised of the complaint and consequences.
– An officer on patrol at 6:02 p.m. Tuesday noticed a large plume of white smoke coming from somewhere near Sharp Avenue and West Pershing Street. A person was found burning a small pile of leaves in the back yard of a property on Sharp Street. They were told about the ordinance against open burning and extinguished the fire.
– A woman at 5:39 p.m. Tuesday called police concerned about the well-being of two juveniles walking in an alley between Seventh and Eighth streets. She felt they were too young to be walking alone. An officer was familiar with one of them and the juvenile was not too young to be without a parent. An officer checked the area, but did not find the juveniles.
– An officer responded to a business in the Salem Plaza at 5:03 p.m. Tuesday for an unknown problem, learning that two customers at a dine-in restaurant left without paying and fled toward Continental Drive with employees of the business in pursuit. The business manager was found near the intersection of Continental Drive and Bentley, with the suspects nowhere in sight. The manager said a third party helped stop the fleeing suspects and payment was rendered. Nothing more was needed.
– Murry Thompson, of the 700 block of West Euclid Street, reported at 4:34 p.m. Tuesday that sometime over the weekend, someone stole his cordless drill and case from his garage.
– Marlene Chestnut, of Continental Drive, reported at 4:16 p.m. Tuesday that someone removed the license plates from the vehicle she’s been driving. The vehicle is owned by someone else. She was told to have the owner respond to the police station to fill out a form for the stolen plates.
– Police were called at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of North Union Avenue to check the well-being of an elderly female. The woman appeared to be disoriented and confused. A family member responded to take care of the problem.
– A neighbor dispute was reported at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of West 16th Street. An officer resolved the situation without incident.
– An anonymous person spoke to an officer at 3:34 p.m. Tuesday regarding an incident that occurred at a business in the city. He was told his options.
– A resident on Shady Lane called at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday to report the theft of two outside chairs. The first chair was taken last week and the second chair was taken Sunday night.
– Clifford Mullan, of the 900 block of East Third Street, reported finding the windshield on his wife’s vehicle cracked at 11:22 a.m. Tuesday.
– Sheldon Brownfield, 18, of Quaker Lane, was cited for a stop sign violation and no motorcycle endorsement after a traffic stop in the 300 block of Roosevelt at 2:22 p.m. Tuesday.
– A West Salem Street resident reported at 4:41 a.m. Tuesday neighbors were arguing loudly all night. Police spoke with Max Cleburn who said he was in a verbal dispute with his brother who had just left and was walking to his mother’s while intoxicated. Police found the man and gave him a ride to the home.
– A solicitor’s permit was issued to Regis Brueggman for Brueggman Lawn Service at 10:19 a.m. Tuesday.
– A property maintenance warning letter was sent to Juanita Culp, Cherry Street, at 10:59 a.m. Tuesday.
– Enterprise Rental reported at noon Tuesday a vehicle was not returned.
– Someone reported at 7:19 p.m. Tuesday two vehicles were driving recklessly southbound on state Route 164 into town. Police followed both vehicles but did not observe any traffic violations.
– A Columbiana-Waterford Road resident reported at 7:36 p.m. Tuesday her daughter received a pill at school from another student.
– A woman reported at 7:38 p.m. Tuesday her son lives with his father on Springfield Road and she was unable to contact them and requested police check on them. Police spoke with the man and found there were no problems.
– Someone reported at 9:26 p.m. Tuesday a suspicious pick-up truck with a trailer was in the parking lot at United Rentals. Police spoke with the driver who said he made arrangements to pick up items that night.
EAST PALESTINE REPORTS
– Christen Peterson reported at 5:12 p.m. Tuesday her garage was broken into and vandalized.
– Chrystal Cogley reported at 10:14 p.m. Tuesday she has received several harassing phone calls from a restricted phone number.
– Robert Newhouse reported at 8 p.m. Tuesday his son was chased and knocked off his bicycle by a dog while at the park.
– Wayne Gorby, Neely Manor, reported at 3:23 a.m. Friday while walking his dog he discovered a neighbor’s vehicle had several windows broken out on the passenger side.
– An East North Avenue resident reported at 6 a.m. Friday the rear window of his vehicle was damaged during the night.
– Police found Jerry Coblentz’s vehicle had been damaged at 6:11 a.m. Friday on East Martin Street. Coblentz was notified.
– Melissa Lockhart, East Martin Street, reported at 6:55 a.m. Friday the back window of her vehicle was damaged.
– Justin Bland, East North Avenue, reported at 7:23 a.m. Friday the window on his van was broken.
– Chelsea Goughenour, West North Avenue, reported at 8:55 a.m. Friday her car window was damaged.
– Stephanie Rimoldi, East Clark Street, reported at 9:52 a.m. Friday a 16-year-old girl was being unruly and throwing things.
– Police checked on a man along East Main Street who was being loud at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday. The man said he was arguing on the phone with his girlfriend and police told him keep it down and use less profanity in public.
– Lauren M. Dilworth, 17, was taken in custody for possible intoxication during a traffic stop on West Clark Street at North Market Street at midnight Saturday.
– A Circle K employee reported theft at 4:21 a.m. Saturday.
– A woman reported at 1:48 p.m. Sunday a bicycle was in the creek behind China Cafe. Police notified the street department to have it removed.
– Michael Rosenbaum reported at 4:49 p.m. Sunday the window on his mother’s vehicle was damaged.
– Sonny Hull reported at 9 a.m. Monday a chainsaw was stolen.
– Denny Claypool reported at 2:49 p.m. Monday people were parking on his property.
– Police went to a West Clark Street home at 8:43 p.m. Monday for a property dispute. The woman who was no longer staying there claimed she had attempted to pick up her property but the homeowner refused and claimed she owed him money. The two were told to seek legal advice as it was a civil matter.
Salem Township REPORT
Sean Michael Hicks, state Route 558, was arrested at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at his home on an active warrant from the county for failure to appear.
– A person by the name of Ikirt called at 5:51 p.m. Tuesday to report people using the park were blocking his driveway on West Chestnut Street.
– A caller reported two people were engaging in drug use at Willow Grove Park at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The caller could smell marijuana and see them smoking a pipe.
– A woman who lives at the American Health Care home reported Tuesday she does not like cereal but she does like the cooking of one of the cooks. She was told to speak with someone at the boarding home.
– A caller complained at 8 p.m. Tuesday about people in the alley behind 418 W. Lincoln Way, saying they are driving mufferless vehicles without license plates.
– A woman called at 8:14 p.m. Tuesday to say they were having a meeting at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church when a woman wandered in and began rambling and asking to hold their babies.
– Mike Ikirk reported at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday there was a person in the Night Court he has refused to serve because he is talking to himself. The man was asked several times to leave but refused. Police arrived and told him to leave, and the person left.
– John Buta, of the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue, reported at 8:21 a.m. Tuesday that sometime overnight between Friday night and Saturday morning, unknown persons entered two vehicles parked in his driveway and stole change and a few miscellaneous DVDs. The glove boxes were ransacked.
– Police responded to the 1300 block of Carole Drive for a 911 hangup call at 3:23 a.m. Tuesday. The female resident said she was sleeping and there were no problems.
– Police were called at 2:42 a.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of Walnut Street where a man reported a known male just walked into his residence. The suspect left before police arrived, but was found on Hawley Avenue and told not to return to the residence.
– Police were called at 1:40 a.m. Tuesday to Salem Community Hospital for a report of a woman treated and discharged who said she had nowhere to go. It was determined she lived in the city, but was in an abusive relationship and did not want to return home. Attempts were made to contact Kendall House in Lisbon, but they were full, and Heartland Behavioral in Massillon would not take her. The report said contact was made with Christina House for battered women but they said she was not wanted back due to her drug abuse history. The midnight shift nurse supervisor for the Emergency Department said she could wait in the lobby for a few hours and they would try to contact their social workers to see what could be done for her.
-An employee of Salem Community Hospital called at 1:19 a.m. Tuesday to report a man there was possibly homeless. An officer determined he lived at a residence on Franklin Avenue and gave him a ride home.
– A caller at 11:44 p.m. Monday reported an intoxicated person throwing items into the road in the 400 block of East Third Street. Officers did not locate anyone or anything thrown in the road.
– Police were called at 9:41 p.m. Monday to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue for a suspicious person attempting to enter vehicles in a parking lot across from a bar. The person was located and found to be highly intoxicated attempting to locate his vehicle. An officer made sure he understood he was to go home in a cab or with a sober driver.
– A resident in the 300 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 9:39 p.m. Monday called to request removal of someone from the residence. The person had been residing there since September last year, so the officer told the resident the proper eviction procedures would have to be followed. The resident served the person with a three-day eviction notice while the officer was still present.
– Adolfo Mendoza, 19, of Farmington, New Mexico, was taken into custody at 9:05 p.m. Monday on a warrant out of New Mexico and charged with a fugitive from justice count. An officer had first seen him riding a skateboard on the street in the 800 block of East State Street, stopped him in the parking lot of Smith Oil and warned him about riding in the street. After the officer left, he was notified of a delayed hit on the male for the active warrant. He was found again in the area of South Madison Avenue and East State Street and taken into custody.
– Police were called at 7:37 p.m. Monday to the 700 block of Newgarden Avenue where residents reported several vehicles had been entered between 8 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday. Contents of consoles and glove compartments had been removed and placed on the seats. The only thing missing was $15 to $20 in change, along with the ashtray from one vehicle.
– An officer spoke with a woman at the police station at 6:40 p.m. Monday regarding drug activity within the city. The information will be forwarded to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.
– A woman in the 700 block of Pershing Street called at 6:38 p.m. Monday to report ongoing problems with the father of her child making harassing phone calls and text messages. The suspect does not have visitation or custody and has no reason to contact her.
– A woman in the 400 block of West School Street reported at 6:01 p.m. Monday that a neighborhood juvenile has been harassing her dog which is tied out at the rear of the residence. The juvenile and his friends have been seen multiple times taunting the dog and throwing sticks and rocks at it. On Monday, she said the boy was seen taunting the dog and nearly got bitten after wandering within the length of the dog’s chain. An officer attempted contact at the boy’s residence, but nobody was home. He will follow up.
– A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported at 5:40 p.m. Monday that someone kicked in her front door sometime Sunday and stole some medication from her residence.
– A resident in the 1800 block of Allen Drive reported losing a “Jet Pack” issued through Verizon Wireless for Internet service, valued at $300. The resident said they’re in the process of moving and believe they lost the item moving between houses. They have insurance through Verizon and were required to file a police report.
– Marybeth Gresko, of the 900 block of West Pidgeon Road, reported at 8:58 a.m. Monday that two vehicles parked inside their garage were entered sometime overnight. The man door to the garage had been left unsecured. Nothing appeared to be missing.
– An officer was called at 8:54 a.m. Monday for a small child unattended in the road in the 2300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. An officer spoke with the father who said his 4-year-old son got out of the house through an unlocked door. The child was returned to his residence by a passerby and given to his mother. The father was warned about leaving a child unattended and having the door unlocked.
– Jerad Chestnut, 23, of Salem, was cited for non-compliance driving under suspension following a traffic stop at 10:41 p.m. Sunday.
– A caller at 6:24 p.m. Sunday reported a man on a bicycle riding north on Goshen Road looking into mailboxes. He was described as being in his late 20s with short brown hair wearing a brown coat and blue jeans riding a mountain bike with baskets on the sides. An officer checked the area, but the person had departed into Mahoning County, Goshen Township Police were advised.
– William P. Aldrich, 27, of 1133 Prospect St., was taken into custody on an active warrant out of Columbiana County at his residence at 10:11 a.m. Sunday. He was turned over to a deputy.
– Daniel J. Barcy, 19, of 1288 W. Perry St., was taken into custody on an active warrant out of Columbiana County at his residence at 9 a.m. Sunday and was turned over to a deputy.
– Stephen Lamont White, 29, of Rogers, was cited for fictitious registration after a traffic stop at 2:24 a.m. Sunday on South Lincoln Avenue. The vehicle was towed and White called for a ride. The driver who came to give him a ride, Michael A. Cook, 33, of East Liverpool, was found to be operating a vehicle while his license was under a forfeiture suspension. He was cited for driving under suspension.
– Police were called at 7:45 p.m. Saturday to the 300 block of Plymouth Place where Megan Hoprich, 18, of Plymouth Place, reported an acquaintance, Darian Cannon, 18, of Liberty Street, struck her vehicle while backing out of her driveway. There was minimal damage. Cannon was found to be at fault.
– A resident on East 11th Street called at 5:24 p.m. Saturday to report receiving a phone call from a male with a foreign accent who claimed he had won a cash prize and it would be delivered at 6 p.m. by UPS. The resident told the caller not to deliver the package, since he believed it to be a scam and called police. No one appeared at the residence.
– Timothy Ryan Smith, 24, of 581 E. Pidgeon Road, was taken into custody at his residence at 12:22 p.m. Saturday on an active warrant out of Columbiana County for obstruction. He was handed over to a deputy.
– Someone reported at midnight Monday suspicious people were in the area of the old Century. Police checked the area but found no one.
– John Massalsky, Beloit, was parked in front of the Duke and Duchess gas station at 9:34 a.m. Monday and was struck by Tim Noling, Salem, who was backing away from the gas pumps.
– Someone reported finding a backpack in the woods at the rear of Woodland Avenue at 2:37 p.m. Monday. Police looked through the backpack and determined it had been there for a while. Nothing of value was found inside.
– Seth Robinson of Poland was taken into custody on a warrant from the Columbiana Police Department at 5:13 p.m. Monday. Robinson reportedly turned himself in at the Mahoning County Jail.
– The Highway Patrol reported at 6:58 p.m. Monday someone was driving recklessly southbound on state Route 46 from state Route 11. Police found the driver and warned him to drive more cautiously.
– A man reported at 10 p.m. Monday an older dark green Grand Prix was speeding near the park. Police checked the area but did not find the vehicle.
– A woman reported at 1:23 a.m. Sunday another woman showed up at her Union Street home and was fighting with her boyfriend. Police found no physical violence occurred and warned the woman and three friends not to trespass on the property.
– Police found two men in a Penske rental truck and an SUV at Columbiana Tire at 1:55 a.m. Sunday. It was discovered that one of the men had recently moved to the area and got a job with the dealership and was storing some items on the property.
– David A. Hull, 51, Columbiana, was arrested and cited for OVI and marked lanes following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 2:29 a.m. Sunday.
– A North Main Street woman reported at 1:46 p.m. Sunday she and her son were in a dispute and he broke the windshield on her car. Todd A. Kirtley, 26, was arrested and charged with criminal mischief and taken to the county jail.
– A woman turned in a car stereo she found in the PNC South parking lot at 7:40 p.m. Sunday.
– A South Lincoln Avenue man reported Monday a Sammick electric guitar and case valued at $500 and a banjo worth $150 were stolen from his home. He had some people over at the house Saturday night, and he said they may have taken the musical instruments.
– A Maple Street Extension woman wanted to know Monday how she could evict her boyfriend, who huffs paint thinner and now the home smells like the material. The boyfriend left by the time an officer arrived.
– A witness reported seeing a semi-truck strike a traffic light post while turning from North Market Street onto West Lincoln Way at 11:23 a.m. Tuesday. Another witness provided information that came back to Joseph Chaput out of Georgia, who was driving for Puschall Truck Lines of Murray, Ken.
– A Thomas Road woman reported Sunday someone ransacked her vehicle but nothing appeared to be missing.
– A clerk at the Days Inn reported at 11 p.m. Sunday there was a white Yukon parked in the lot for the past 40 minutes and there were people moving around inside. Police arrived and found the Yukon with Michigan plates, but there was no one inside.
-A Maple Street woman reported Monday finding a spoon in her lawn and she wanted to speak with an officer.
– Suspicious activity was reported at 2:51 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of East School Street. An officer talked to two males in the area who said they heard nothing and wouldn’t want anyone using bad language around the little ones. They said they would keep an ear out for any such activity.
– Police were called at 1:35 p.m. Monday to the 500 block of Cherry Street for a report of a small child in the road. No one was found, but a small girl and her mother were notified of the complaint. The mother said one of the pets got out of the house and the girl retrieved it.
– Evan Wooding, 26, of 1723 E. Third St., was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 11:35 a.m. Monday.
– Eric Wolford called at 10:14 a.m. Monday to report damage to the sign at a business in the 900 block of West State Street, done sometime over the weekend. The sign is 20 feet high in the air. No other damage was seen, only possible tire tracks coming off of Benton Road by the base of the sign onto State Street heading west out of town.
– A man in the 1500 block of East Third Street reported at 8:47 a.m. Monday that sometime overnight, an unknown person entered one of his vehicles at the rear of the residence in a driveway and removed some change, cash and sunglasses.
– A woman in the 600 block of Franklin Avenue reported at 7:48 a.m. Monday that her vehicle was broken into overnight and ransacked, with some change missing.
– A resident in the 500 block of Washington Avenue called at 1:21 a.m. Monday to request removal of a female who was found on the front porch by police. The man did not want her on the property. Officers gave her a ride to the station so she could attempt to secure a ride home to Washingtonville.
– An officer at 11:43 p.m. Sunday located a key chain with a house key and cards attached on Bank Street, with the key chain placed in lost and found.
– A caller at 11:03 p.m. Sunday reported a possible intoxicated driver in the area of Southeast Boulevard and Franklin Avenue. An officer passed the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. The driver was not intoxicated but had a suspended driver’s license. Angel Phillips, 36, whose last known address was Lee Avenue, Lisbon, was cited for failure to reinstate. The vehicle owner, Sarah Sines, 29, of Senior Street, Washingtonville, was in the vehicle and cited for wrongful entrustment. While conducting an inventory of the vehicle, an item related to another case was recovered from the glove box.
– A domestic was reported at 10:39 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Aetna Street. The situation was a verbal dispute between a parent and his juvenile stepdaughter, with items thrown around the home, but no physical altercation. The juvenile stepdaughter left for the evening to stay with another family member. Police returned to the residence later for another dispute, but there was no problem.
– Police were called to the 200 block of East Fourth Street at 10:13 p.m. Sunday for a possible altercation in progress, located several people in a back yard, but found no dispute. A male was distraught over relationship issues. His mother was on the scene and fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance arrived and he was taken to Salem Community Hospital by KLG.
– Police were called at 10:10 p.m. Sunday to the 400 block of East Perry Street for a domestic in progress. Officers spoke with both people involved in a verbal dispute over custody issues. There was no physical violence.
– A domestic was reported at 10:05 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. Officers spoke with the people involved and determined a woman had a verbal dispute with her adult son over household issues.
– Police were called at 8:40 p.m. Sunday to Centennial Park for possible drug activity. A vehicle with suspects was located, but there was no criminal activity.
– Police were called at 5:17 p.m. Sunday for a possible wanted person at Walmart on East State Street, but the person identified was not the wanted person.
– A woman on East Pershing Street reported at 4:43 p.m. Sunday that her child’s father followed her home from the park and instigated an argument. She told him to leave and he left in truck in a reckless manner.
– Police were called to the Walmart parking lot for a private property crash at 4:36 p.m. Sunday, with an unoccupied vehicle struck. The driver of the second vehicle did not stop after hitting the vehicle. The incident was under investigation.
– A city resident at 4:17 p.m. Sunday requested information on how to evict someone from her residence.
– A woman at 3:49 p.m. Sunday reported a cell phone either lost or stolen at a business in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue.
– A resident in the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported a telephone and text message harassment complaint at 10:44 p.m. Sunday. An officer contacted the persons sending the messages and told them to stop.
– Lindsay Shasteen, of the 1100 block of West Perry Street, called at 8:48 p.m. Sunday to report someone punctured the sidewalls of two tires on her friend’s vehicle while it was parked at the rear of her apartment building.
– Police were called at 4:17 p.m. Sunday to a domestic dispute at an Andrew Avenue property. The female said the altercation took place outside of the township while enroute to the residence. She was told a complaint should be filed with the appropriate jurisdiction if she wanted documentation. The domestic violence laws were explained to both the male and the female and the consequences of a return call. They agreed to separate within the home for the evening.
– Two people arrived at the township police station at 2:25 p.m. Sunday, with the driver requesting an ambulance for the passenger who was in obvious distress. An ambulance took the person to the hospital.
– Police were called at noon Sunday to the 1100 block of Elberon Avenue for an unwanted person at a residence. The person had already left before police arrived. The caller reported having problems with an ex-boyfriend’s mother. An officer spoke with her via telephone and told her to stay off of the property.
– Police were called at 12:22 a.m. Sunday for a report of juveniles running through the yards in the 1100 block of Prospect Street, with no juveniles found.
– An officer investigated a report of trash cans being moved from the curb to the middle of the street on Chestnut and Walnut streets at 2:47 a.m. April 1.
– A caller reported multiple juveniles were walking around a vacant house in the 700 block of Columbia Street at 6:06 p.m. Friday.
– An officer responded to the the St. Patrick’s Church on Main Street in reference to a broken window at 8:35 a.m. Saturday.
– An officer responded to a vandalism complaint at the Leetonia K-12 campus at 1:03 p.m. Saturday.
– A 300 block Somer Street resident reported at 7:49 p.m. Saturday someone had stolen stolen from a vehicle at the residence.
– A fire hydrant was reported leaking in the 300 block of West Wilson Street at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, with the water department notified.
– Police were called at 2:50 p.m. Sunday to the area of West State Street and Jennings Avenue for a report of a man having a hard time walking with a child. An officer arrived and saw the man fall to the ground and called for an ambulance and fire department first responders. The man refused treatment and his wife arrived for transportation.
– Lois Pennell, of Highland Avenue, reported at 2:10 p.m. Sunday that her vehicle was parked in the Giant Eagle parking lot when a female in another car opened the driver side door and struck Pennell’s door, causing a dent and a mark. There were high winds at the time. The female drove away without leaving any information.
– Loud music was reported in the 700 block of East Fifth Street at 2:08 p.m. Sunday. A resident was practicing with a band, the door to the residence was closed and the problem was remedied.
– Loud music was reported at 1:45 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Cedar Street. No music was heard, but an officer did speak to a man who said he would turn down his outside stereo for NASCAR.
– David McVay, 55, of 589 E. Third St., was charged with driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 12:43 p.m. Sunday in the area of the 1100 block of East State Street.
– A driver’s license found behind Natural Solutions on Penn Avenue was turned over at 12:06 p.m. Sunday and placed in lost and found. A good phone number for the female owner could not be located.
– A man at 9:45 a.m. Sunday reported his wallet stolen overnight by a person known to him. He said his bank advised there were several attempts made to use his credit/bank card but they were unsuccessful.
-An alarm was reported on Quaker Lane at 9:35 a.m. Sunday, but the property appeared secure.
– Police were called at 7:47 a.m. Sunday for an open door on Maple Street and found a porch door open, but the residence secure.
– An alarm was reported at 2:50 a.m. Sunday in the 2700 block of East State Street, but the exterior was found secure.
– James Byler, 27, of West Mifflin, Pa., was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence and marked lanes after a traffic stop at 2:28 a.m. Sunday on Pershing Street and Ohio Avenue.
– An officer on patrol at 12:59 a.m. Sunday in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue saw two females who appeared to be in a physical altercation. The officer learned one woman didn’t want the other woman at the residence. Neither one of them wanted to pursue charges.
– An officer on patrol at 12:54 a.m. Sunday saw a woman sitting outside on the sidewalk in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue. The officer checked on her and ensured she had a ride home.
– An officer on patrol at 9:50 p.m. Saturday saw a man in the bushes in the 100 block of Railroad Street and a woman standing nearby. They were together and both were identified and left after it was determined there was no problem.
– An intoxicated driver was reported in the 2800 block of East State Street at 8:39 p.m. Saturday, but it was determined the driver was not impaired after being found in the parking lot of a business.
– Police were called to Centennial Park at 5:58 p.m. Saturday for loud music from a vehicle near the basketball courts. The music was turned down before police arrived and the occupants were told to keep the volume at a reasonable level.
– A woman came to the police station at 5:58 p.m. Saturday to speak with an officer about an issue concerning her ex-boyfriend. She was told her options.
– A woman on Cunningham Road reported at 5:27 p.m. Saturday that she had been at Walmart and checked out at 4:21 p.m. and realized she left her Verizon tablet device in the cart. When she returned to retrieve the tablet, it had been stolen. Employees said nobody turned it in.
– An officer on patrol at 4:11 p.m. Saturday saw a vehicle parked in the 300 block of West Wilson Street, located the owner and had the vehicle moved.
– Bruce Johnson, of the 700 block of South Lincoln Avenue, reported at 3:41 p.m. Saturday that someone entered two of his vehicles in his driveway. Nothing appeared missing, but the glove boxes were left open.
– A woman in the 400 block of South Union Avenue reported at 3:36 p.m. Saturday that she believed a family member took a cell phone without permission. She was told her options.
– Police received a report at 3:12 p.m. Saturday from Walmart on East State Street that two people entered the store on Friday and walked out with $646 worth of merchandise. The theft is under investigation.
– Carol Lantz, of the 600 block of South Lincoln Avenue, reported at 2:33 p.m. Saturday that someone entered her vehicle parked in the drive. Missing was $3 and a small wallet containing miscellaneous cards which were scattered in the rear yard.
– On Prospect Street at 1:04 p.m. Saturday, a resident stopped an officer and reported three of his vehicles were entered overnight. Nothing was missing but the glove boxes had been ransacked.
– Craig Bruner, 29, of 839 E. Third St., was taken into custody at 1:02 p.m. Saturday on a warrant for failure to appear.
– Police were called to the 800 block of Jennings Avenue at 12:54 p.m. Saturday for loud music, but none was found.
– A wallet found in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue was turned in to police at 12:16 p.m. Saturday. A message was left for the owner to pick it up.
– Christopher Summers, of Arch Street, reported at 11:25 a.m. Saturday that sometime Friday, someone stole some of his belongings while he wasn’t home and a few were recovered at a Vine Street residence an hour later.
– A domestic was reported at 8:40 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of Cleveland Street where a woman was upset over her live-in boyfriend taking her keys and not returning them. He came out and told police he would not give them back until she gives back his money that she took. He was told things don’t work that way, so he gave the keys back, then she gave him his $12 back.
– Gary Noling reported at 8:29 a.m. Sunday that between 8 and 11 p.m. Friday, an unknown person used a sharp object to scratch his Ford Mustang while it was parked in the municipal lot by Faith Chapel Fellowship on East Pershing Street.
– Someone reported at 5:20 a.m. Sunday a vehicle on Sunset Drive had been entered. Police contacted the vehicle owner and no items were found to be missing.
– Someone reported at 6:32 a.m. Sunday there were suspicious men in the Motorcycle Dream Shop parking lot. Police spoke with the men and found they were there with the store owner.
– Dana Blackburn, West Lincoln Way, reported at 7 a.m. Sunday her unlocked vehicles had been entered.
– Police responded to an alarm drop at Dollar General at 7:25 a.m. Sunday. The business was found to be secure and a McDonald’s customer told police that a man had been trying to pull the doors open and then walked south on North Market Street after not being able to get inside. Police found the man the customer described and he said he thought the store was open and after realizing it was not open he left.
– A man reported at 11 a.m. Sunday three men were standing in the C&R Auto parking lot with a bag of money. Police found the men and spoke with the only one who was able to speak English. The man said they had just come to America from the Honduras and were working for an oil company and had come to the dealership to purchase a car. A dealership employee confirmed the men had already spoke with the dealership owner about the purchase and he was en route to meet them at 11:30 a.m.
– Sam Barefield, Thomas Road, reported at 11:56 a.m. Sunday his unlocked vehicle and garage had been entered during the night and a workout bag was missing from the vehicle.
– At 12:38 p.m. Sunday an officer found a man in the yard of Willowbrook Sand and Gravel walking away from a square Styrofoam target with arrows in his hand. The officer spoke with the man who was found to be from Minnesota and said he was in the area working as an engineer on a shale well in Hanoverton. The man also told the officer he was practicing his bow shooting on the vacant lot and was unaware he was not permitted to do so there. The officer told the man he needed permission from the company’s owner in order to be on the lot and advised him to find another location to practice.
– Someone reported at 1:56 p.m. Sunday kids were riding in the back of a pickup truck on state Route 45. Police stopped the truck and found the three occupants were all over the age of 18.
– Willis Coleman, Sunset Avenue, reported at 3:52 p.m. Sunday someone entered his vehicle but nothing appeared to be missing.
– Someone reported at midnight Saturday a man at the Marathon gas station appeared to be messing with the gas pumps. Police checked the gas station but did not see the man.
– Someone reported at 1:50 a.m. Saturday an air compressor was on fire on Nulf Drive.
– Someone reported at 5:16 a.m. Saturday a suspicious vehicle was in the area of Saybrook, Timberline and Lucretia streets. Police spoke with the male driver and found he was delivering newspapers.
– Someone reported at 5:16 a.m. Saturday two men were acting suspicious in the Duke and Duchess gas station and allowing everyone to get in front of them in line. Police checked the store and found the men were just playing the lottery and there were no problems.
– A West Salem Street woman reported at 12:26 p.m. Saturday her mother lost her purse at Sparkle or around her home.
– A man reported at 12:30 p.m. Saturday he got a tip from someone that an employee at Reichard Industries was stealing scrap materials from his business and could be selling it at Solomon Scrap Yard.
– A Hyland Court man reported at 2:31 p.m. Saturday a neighbor was walking his dog through their yard with no leash and it was causing his dog to act up and when he asked the man to leave the yard he began to yell profanities.
– Someone reported at 2:43 p.m. Saturday a group of about eight young men were causing problems with little kids in Funland in Firestone Park. Police went to the area but most of the men had already left. The officers remained there for a while to make sure there were no further problems.
– A Marathon employee reported at 4:13 p.m. Saturday a brown vehicle had been parked there for hours. Police found it to be solicitors with a permit using that as a central location for solicitors going door-to-door.
– Bradley Porter was driving north on North Elm street at 7 p.m. Saturday and Beverly Richardson was turning left onto North Elm Street from Prospect Street to head south and struck Porter’s vehicle. Richardson was cited for stop sign.
– Someone reported at 3:42 a.m. Friday a suspicious person was in the area of state Route 14 and Redpath Drive. Police found the man was trying to get a taxi.
– Someone reported at 9:31 a.m. Friday an abandoned car was in the Rite Aid parking lot on state Route 14 the last three weeks. Police spoke with a Rite Aid employee who said the vehicle is not abandoned and belongs to the company.
– A Union Street man reported at 10:16 a.m. Friday leaves from an empty house nearby keep blowing into his fence and yard and requested something be done about getting the property cleaned up.
– A West Railroad Street woman reported at 10:53 a.m. Friday her baby’s father vandalized her vehicles by loosening her lug nuts, punched the hood and carved his name in it.
– A Spruce Street woman reported at 12:19 p.m. Friday a child was being unruly and stealing money from her and his father.
– Wynn Cooper was driving forward into the state Route 14 and state Route 46 intersection at 1:56 p.m. Friday and was struck from behind by Jeffrey Simms, who failed to stop in time. Simms was cited for assured clear distance.
– Someone reported at 5:14 p.m. Friday a truck has been parked at the 7&14 truck stop for about a week and the turn signal has been flashing the entire time. Police checked the vehicle and found it to be locked and no one inside.
– A woman reported at 7 p.m. Friday someone in a blue car and teal pickup truck were speeding near the playground. Police checked the area but did not find the vehicles.
– Jared Fisher was northbound on North Main Street in a Leetonia pizza delivery vehicle at 7:19 p.m. Friday and was struck by Arlene Blessing of Warren, who was westbound on state Route 14 and failed to stop for the traffic light at the state Route 46 intersection. She was cited for failure to stop for signal lights.
– A solicitor’s permit was issued to Vincent Nicotera for Boardman Cleaning Services at 1:41 p.m. Thursday.
– Charles Grate Sr., Salem, was driving in through the Cornerstone Motors parking lot at 2:14 p.m. Thursday and turned widely and scraped the passenger side of a 2010 Volkswagen parked in the lot.
– Someone reported at 7:52 p.m. Thursday the driver of a maroon Buick went off Lisbon Street several times and appeared to be drunk. Police found the vehicle parked unoccupied at a West Salem Street home.
– An East Metz Road resident reported at 8 p.m. Thursday a neighbor entered the home without permission. The woman told police she knocked on the door and was looking for the resident’s parents.
– A North Bayshore Drive resident reported at 9:19 p.m. Thursday someone stole a compound bow from the home.
-Police were called for a line down at 7:38 a.m. Saturday in the 800 block of North Lincoln Avenue and discovered a phone line sagging 5 1/2 inches off of the ground. AT&T was notified.
– A caller at 5:06 a.m. Saturday reported a car alarm periodically going off causing a noise disturbance in the 900 block of Highland Avenue, but officers who responded couldn’t hear anything.
– Police responded to the 200 block of East Fourth Street for a medical emergency call at 3:04 a.m. Saturday. A man having seizures was transported to Salem Community Hospital.
– Police received a report at 1:26 a.m. Saturday of a man laying in the intersection of East State Street and Ellsworth Avenue, but no one was found there or in the surrounding area.
– An officer on patrol at 9 p.m. Friday saw headlights activated on a school bus at the Salem bus lot on Pennsylvania Avenue. The officer was able to shut the lights off.
– A domestic in progress was reported at 7:54 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Fair Avenue, with officers told it was a dispute only, with no violence.
– A woman came to the police station at 7:07 p.m. Friday to talk with an officer about possible menacing at her place of employment by a known female. She was told her options.
– A dispute was reported at 7:03 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of East Perry Street between a boyfriend and a girlfriend over personal issues. They were both told to stop their actions.
– A man from the 400 block of Sharp Avenue came to the police station at 5:25 p.m. Friday to speak with an officer about possible identity theft. He said he loaned his debit card to a male to take money out that he owed him and when he got his card back, he found an additional $200 missing from the account. He was told his options.
– A gold S-10 pickup was reported operating recklessly on Lundy Avenue at 5:22 p.m. Friday, but was not found.
– A dispute between neighbors was reported at 5:19 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of North Lincoln Avenue, where all parties were told no criminal act was taking place and the alleyway between the residences was public, not private.
– Police responded to the 100 block of Vine Avenue at 4:33 p.m. Friday for a report of recovered property. The property was picked up and a family member was contacted to take possession of the property.
– Martha Shinn, of Salem Grange Road, was driving west on East State Street at 4:25 p.m. Friday and stopped for traffic at the intersection at South Lincoln Avenue when another westbound vehicle described as a dark truck struck her vehicle from behind and fled the scene. The vehicle she was driving sustained minor damage to the rear bumper. No injuries were reported.
– Dwight Akins of Wilkinsburg, Pa., reported at 4:07 p.m. Friday that he was pulling a semi truck into the parking lot at Family Dollar on West State Street when the truck struck the light pole in the parking lot, causing it to fall along with power lines connected and live. The Salem Fire Department and Ohio Edison responded.
– Police responded to an alarm activation Friday in the 200 block of South Lundy Avenue, with the exterior and interior found secure.
– Police were called at 2:29 p.m. Friday to Cashland on East State Street for a female outside in the lobby allegedly attempting to cash two money orders believed to have been reported stolen earlier. The female was approached and claimed the money orders belonged to her. The money orders were taken and she was told to come to the police station Saturday to provide proof. Police had been called to a Lundy Avenue residence at 12:18 p.m. for a report of several money orders missing.
– Police were called at 2:26 p.m. Friday for a suspicious man in the area of Egypt and Painter roads. The caller was told to contact Perry Township since that area is in the township. City police checked the section of Painter Road that’s in the city and saw no one.
– Police were called at 2:24 p.m. Friday for a security alarm in the 1400 block of Franklin Avenue and found the residence and buildings secure.
– Tabatha Fischer, 42, of Bethesda Road, Hanoverton, was transported to Salem Community Hospital by KLG Ambulance after a vehicle/pedestrian incident in the Walmart parking lot reported to police at 1:07 p.m. Friday. The report said the victim was allegedly standing somewhere in the yellow line behind a vehicle in a handicapped parking space when the vehicle started backing up, with two witnesses yelling for the vehicle to stop after seeing the woman. The vehicle allegedly bumped the woman standing in the yellow line. The driver, Carol Williams, 72, of Mill Street, Rogers, said she did not strike the victim, saying the victim was to her left and in a blind spot. The report said the victim was complaining of back pain and a headache. No citation was listed on the report.
– Frank Sabatino, 63, of Girard, was cited for failure to yield after failing to stop at the intersection of West Pershing Street and South Ellsworth Avenue at 11:23 a.m. Friday and colliding with a vehicle driven by Stephen Atkinson, 30, of State Street, Leetonia, who had stopped for a stop sign and was in the intersection. No injuries were reported.
– A desk clerk at Days Inn reported at 3:20 a.m. Saturday a man was sleeping in his vehicle in the parking lot and appeared to be shivering from the cold since his vehicle was not on, and would not wake up when she knocked on the window.
– Officers on patrol at 5:20 p.m. Thursday observed damage to the restrooms at Centennial Park. The Parks Department was notified.
– Lisa M. Walker, 26, 270 E. Seventh St., Salem, was cited for failure to yield from private property following a two-vehicle crash in the 2800 block of East State Street at 6:53 p.m. Thursday in which she allegedly pulled from a parking lot drive and struck a westbound vehicle driven Sarah E. Tolson, 27, Salem. No injuries were reported.
– A Franklin Street resident reported at 8:08 p.m. Thursday that her boyfriend’s former employer had been repeatedly calling her claiming her boyfriend owed him money.
– Ashley Vanderhoof, 624 Cherry St., Salem, was arrested for theft at 8:18 p.m. Thursday after allegedly concealing $831.32 of merchandise from a 2800 block East State Street business and leaving through a fire exit.
– Police responded to a 1200 block East Third Street home where a woman reported seeing a man standing by her garage when she let her dog out. She said he stood there for a minute before leaving westbound behind other homes. Officers searched the area but were unable to find anyone.
– A man reported on station at 10:19 p.m. Thursday that he believed he dropped his wallet in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue and someone picked it up but did not return it to him. He said the wallet contained $20 cash, several credit cards, a bank card and personal identification.
– Police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 2300 block of Kennedy Drive at 10:30 p.m. Thursday and found it to be a verbal dispute only. The two people involved agreed to stay away from each other the rest of the night.
– An officer responded to the South Ellsworth Avenue railroad crossing at 4 a.m. Friday for a report of malfunctioning gates and found them stuck in the down position with lights flashing. The officer found several other crossings within city limits also blocked and discovered a stopped train near West Wilson Street. Norfolk Southern was notified.
– An East Washington Street man reported at 10:13 p.m. Thursday having troubles with his neighbors earlier in the day and he wanted to speak with an officer.
– The security alarm was going off at East of Chicago Pizza at 1 a.m. Friday and a key-holder was on the way. The alarm went off again 36 minutes later. Both times the building was found secure.
– While on patrol an officer saw a truck without its lights on at Agland near the silos at 1:42 a.m. Friday.
– Police were requested to check on the welfare of children at a Prospect Street home at 5:10 p.m. Thursday after a complaint had been filed with children’s services. The officer found all the children at the home to be okay.
– An officer discovered a disabled dump truck at the intersection of North Ellsworth Avenue and U.S. Route 62 freeway with persons standing in the roadway at 5:35 p.m. Thursday. After determining the just-purchased truck was unable to move, a tow truck was contacted to remove it from the roadway. When the tow truck arrived, the owner of the dump truck started it long enough to move it out of the intersection where it could be worked on.
– Leonard Lance, 87, of Winona Road, Salem, was cited for failure to yield after his vehicle collided with a vehicle driven by Cynthia DiRienzo, 38, of Park Street, Leetonia, at 12:38 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Southeast Boulevard and Franklin Avenue.
– A woman in the 1000 block of East 10th Street called at 11:14 a.m. Thursday to report receiving suspicious calls recently, with one from a toll-free number from a person asking for someone named Honey and the other calls all hangups. The woman noted the calls came into the home line and now two of their three phones don’t work. She was told to contact the phone company.
– A 911 call came at 11:06 a.m. Thursday for a 32-year-old male having medical problems at a Hawley Avenue residence. First responders and EMT Ambulance came and he was transported to Salem Community Hospital.
-Kyle Wilkinson, 18, of Southeast Boulevard, was cited for assured clear distance after his westbound vehicle struck the rear of another westbound vehicle driven by Michelle Coffman, 45, of Salineville, who slowed to turn into McDonald’s on State Street at 9:09 a.m. Thursday. Wilkinson had looked down at his radio and looked up in time to see Coffman attempting the turn, but not soon enough to stop the collision. Coffman was taken to Salem Community Hospital for possible injuries.
– An alarm activation was reported at 7:33 a.m. Thursday in the 200 block of Penn Avenue, with contact made with an employee inside and no problem found.
– Officers were called to Laurel Court Apartments at Continental/Bentley at 3:59 a.m. Thursday for a report of an unknown person continuously knocking on an apartment door. Officers located two females in the parking lot and one said she had been knocking on her ex-boyfriend’s apartment for a while trying to get her house keys off of him. Officers attempted to make contact but he didn’t answer the door. Neither of the two females had a valid driver’s license, so they were told to call for ride.
– Police were called at 2:28 a.m. Thursday to Salem Community Hospital for a combative patient. When they arrived, the patient had already been placed in leather restraints and he was told by officers to remain calm. Officers cleared the scene without incident.
– A caller requested a well-being check at 2:06 a.m. Thursday on a woman making statements of harming herself. Her father was contacted and made contact with her and she told him and officers she was fine and was sleeping.
– A caller at 9:18 p.m. Wednesday reported a maroon Chevy Avalanche being driven recklessly in the area of Centennial Park, but the vehicle could not be found.
– A woman responded to the police station at 8:37 p.m. Wednesday and reported being chased a short time earlier by a known male. The incident allegedly occurred on Oak Street near Woodland Avenue as she was driving. She said he was in his vehicle, chased her and sent harassing and threatening text messages to her. An officer will follow up by contacting the suspect.
– A resident in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue reported at 6:27 p.m. Wednesday that someone forced entry into the residence and stole a 42-inch television, an accoustic guitar and an electronic guitar tuner.
– An alarm was reported at 6:23 p.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of East State Street, but the business was found secure and a keyholder said everything was okay.
– An anonymous caller at 5:47 p.m. Wednesday reported a suspicious vehicle near a closed business in the 400 block of West Pershing Street. The vehicle occupant said he parks there frequently and was just passing time.
– A driver traveling west on West State Street at 5:32 p.m. Wednesday reported a green mini van traveling north on Dodge Drive ran the red light and struck the driver side door of the driver’s vehicle. The other motorist stopped and checked on the vehicle, but then left. There was minor damage.
– Chris Page called at 4:36 p.m. Wednesday to report that sometime overnight, someone took 15 to 20 gallons of diesel fuel from a paratransit bus parked at the rear of a property in the 200 block of East State Street.
– A barking dog was reported at 4:29 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of Franklin Avneue, but no dog was seen or heard by police.
– Police were called at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday to apartments in the 500 block of East State Street for a suspicious odor. Officers did not detect an odor and attempted contact at the apartment where the odor was allegedly originating from, but nobody answered. Nothing suspicious was noted.
– Douglas Coy, 52, of 2553 Lexington Ave., was taken into custody at 3:44 p.m. Wednesday at this residence on a warrant for larceny.
– Officers assisted the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office at 2:35 p.m. Wednesday in locating a person wanted on an outstanding warrant. The person was taken into custody by a deputy.
– An officer checked on a vehicle at 9:12 a.m. Wednesday that had been ticketed on March 20 with a 10-day removal order in the 100 block of Woodland Avenue. The vehicle was still there in the same place and condition and was towed from the scene.
– Police investigated a noise complaint at 10:20 p.m. Wednesday for a residence being remodeled on Plymouth Place. An officer determined the noise was not excessive at the time of the investigation, but the person at the residence was advised of the complaint.
– A woman in the 1300 block of West State Street at C & C Trailer Court reported at 5:33 p.m. Wednesday that a wallet was missing and had last been seen on March 30. She called back shortly after to advise the wallet had been found and they believed another family member had removed it.
– A female caller reported following someone in a white truck without any taillights going back and forth between the white and yellow lines heading south on state Route 45 into town at 8:22 p.m. Wednesday.
– Constable Dan Valentine received a report from a Leetonia resident at 2:43 p.m. Wednesday advising that he was on the bike trail and when he returned to his vehicle there was a note from someone telling him that another vehicle had backed into his car and provided the license plate information. The matter is under investigation.
– A woman reported at 4:32 p.m. Wednesday she was at Casual Carpets for about 10 minutes and did not see anyone in the store, although the doors were open and they had a sale scheduled. The woman was concerned the store was, or had been robbed and requested police check inside. A store employee then called the police department and advised that employees were in the store, but were in the store room and there were no problems.
– A North Cross Street woman requested at 8:20 p.m. Wednesday that her daughter be removed from the home because she was trying to take the woman’s grandchild, of whom she has custody, away from the home.
– Police responded to the 1000 block of West Pershing Street for a report at 11:27 p.m. Tuesday of several 911 hangup calls and found a resident who had fallen inside the home. The resident was not injured, but just needed help getting up from a seated position on the floor. Officers assisted him back into his wheelchair.
– A noise complaint was filed at 11:23 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Continental Drive, but no loud noises were heard when police responded.
– Officers were called at 9:44 p.m. Tuesday to Aldi’s on East State Street for a possible fire. No fire was found, only sparks from workers’ tools.
– A man in the 1700 block of Merle Road reported at 8:02 p.m. Tuesday that a known male arrived at his residence and threatened to assault him. Information was gathered and the suspect will be contacted.
– A woman in the 100 block of 12th Street reported at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday that her juvenile grandson was being unruly and creating a disturbance. An officer spoke with the juvenile and he said he would stop.
– An anonymous caller at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday reported a puppy out all the time and not secured in the 200 block of West Wilson Street. The owner was contacted and made aware of the complaint.
– An officer on patrol at 6:06 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of Ohio Avenue saw a vehicle parked in a no parking zone and issued a ticket.
– A barking dog was reported at 5:49 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue. The resident said he would take care of the problem.
– Marci M. Mancuso, 28, of 424 Washington St., Leetonia, was cited for expired registration and driving under non-compliance suspension after a traffic stop at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday on Washington Avenue.
– A woman at Sport Connection on East State Street reported at 4:54 p.m. Tuesday that an unknown male juvenile used a brand new bat valued at $270 off the rack to use in the batting cages. The plastic wrap and sticker price were taken off of the bat and found hidden in the cages, with the bat damaged.
– Police were called at 3:01 p.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of North Lincoln Avenue for a menacing/stalking complaint. A man reported he received a text message from a male suspect who said he was at the residence on Lincoln and was going to physically harm the man’s girlfriend. The man called from another residence, with nothing to verify whether the male suspect was actually out in front of the girlfriend’s residence. She was told to call police if the suspect was seen around.
– A woman on Maple Street reported at 1:01 p.m. Tuesday that her son was having a problem and needed help. Officers talked to her 16-year-old son and he said he was fine now, but agreed he needed to calm down. She said she would seek treatment for him.
– A suspicious vehicle reported at 11:40 a.m. Tuesday traveling south on South Ellsworth Avenue was described as a green Dodge Caravan with no license plate. The van was not found.
– Police were flagged down at 7:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Georgetown Road in reference to an ongoing matter. The incident was determined to be civil in nature and the person was told to contact their attorney.
– The patrol asked township police to check on a semi truck at the corner of state Route 9 and the state Route 45/62 bypass at 6:28 p.m. Tuesday, with the driver allegedly slumped over the wheel. The truck could not be found.
– Police spoke with a woman at the police station at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in reference to an ongoing problem with an ex. She was told to contact police if the ex comes to her residence or calls the phone again.
– Joe Miller called at 11:20 a.m. tuesday to report property damage at the old Frost Top parking lot where utility workers had apparently caused damage to the lot while digging up a utility line alongside it.
– A woman on North Lincoln Avenue called police at 10:10 p.m. Monday regarding a scam complaint. She reported the caller’s number was unlisted and the caller had a heavy Jamaican accent and claimed to be from Publisher’s Clearing House with a large inheritance of money.
– A West Pine Street man reported Wednesday his car was entered again overnight but nothing appeared to be missing.
– Samantha Alicea, East Lincoln Way, called for an officer at 4 p.m. Tuesday because someone who rents a storage garage from her and owes her money was there now trying to remove items.
– A West Lincoln Way woman reported Tuesday she is being harassed as part of an online lottery scam in which they claim she must first provide some up-front money before she can collect her winnings. She has refused to provide any money, and she said they hacked into her email. She was told to change her online password.
– Someone reported at 1:21 a.m. Tuesday a suspicious person was inside Duke and Duchess. police spoke with the clerk, and there were no problems.
– Someone reported at 1:33 p.m. Tuesday a solar light and planter were damaged on Duquesne Street.
– A repossession company requested an officer stand by at a North Pearl Street residence at 2:52 p.m. Tuesday.
– A caller at 5:33 a.m. Tuesday reported a possible drunk driver traveling west on East State Street from the area of Walmart in a vehicle described as a white or silver Chevy, but the vehicle could not be found.
– A credit card was found at 4:57 a.m. Tuesday in the lobby dispatch window. There was no report of a lost or stolen credit card matching the one found, with an old address found for the name on the card. An attempt will be made to locate a current phone number for the owner.
– Police were called to Salem Community Hospital on East State Street at 4:29 a.m. Tuesday for a disorderly/irate person. Upon arrival of officers, the person had calmed down and was upset because he was attempting to secure a ride home to Lisbon. He was given his options and said he would walk home, but ended up waiting until he secured a ride.
– Police were called at 2:06 a.m. Tuesday to a domestic in the 200 block of East Fourth Street where a couple was found in a verbal dispute. Upon further investigation, Brandon M. Huff, of 284 E. Fourth St., was charged with underage consumption, and Rebecca A. Hartley, of the same address, was charged with a minor misdemeanor of possession of marijuana.
– An officer on patrol at 1:37 a.m. Tuesday checked a vehicle that had been parked on the west side of McDonald’s for a week, ran the plate and discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen out of Trumbull County by Howland Township Police. During an inventory check, a small baggie of suspected marijuana was found under the driver’s seat. The vehicle was towed and a hold put on it until the rental agency could claim it.
– A resident in the 700 block of East Third Street reported a noise disturbance at 1:02 a.m. Tuesday, saying he heard a pounding noise from a neighbor’s residence. Contact was made with someone at the neighbor’s house who said they were just moving furniture.
– An Oak Street resident at 10:09 p.m. Monday reported a case of harassment at Centennial Park.
– A woman came to the police station at 6:41 p.m. Monday to speak with an officer about a situation that occurred inside the city. She was told it was a civil matter.
– An officer on patrol on Maple Street at 5:14 p.m. Monday saw a juvenile, 8 to 10 years old, run out into the street and place a small stick in the road. The officer turned around further down the street and the juvenile was seen again placing small sticks in the street. The juvenile ran into a nearby residence and the officer made contact with the juvenile and a parent, explaining what the juvenile did and the dangers of playing in the street. The parent said the problem would be corrected.
– A Franklin Street resident reported at 2:20 p.m. Monday that sometime over the past month, an unknown person gained entry into the basement and tried to kick in the door to the kitchen area. No entry was gained.
– Police were called at 2:03 p.m. Monday to check on a dispute in the parking lot of Huntington Bank on South Lincoln Avenue and learned it was only a small group of people talking loudly.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– Ronald Baughman Jr., 46, 9491 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated and possession of marijuana following a traffic stop for speed on U.S. Route 62 west of Calla Road at 8:01 p.m. March 27.
– Adam V. Jenkins, 32, 16430 Lisbon St., Minerva, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated, open container and failure to comply following a traffic stop for rolling stop and marked lanes on state Route 534 at state Route 165 at 12:58 a.m. March 29.
– Kevin E. Roseling, 28, 337 S. Salem Warren Road, North Jackson, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for loud exhaust on Fifth Street in Beloit at 12:32 a.m. Monday.
– An alarm company reported at 6:14 a.m. Monday a fire alarm was going off at a South Main Street address for a water flow. Police found there was no fire but a lot of water leaking. The problem was fixed.
– Someone reported theft from the cemetery at 12:55 p.m. Monday.
– Cornerstone Motors reported at 3:18 p.m. Monday a dealer plate was possibly lost during a test drive.
– Someone reported at 1:21 a.m. Monday a suspicious person was inside Duke and Duchess. Police spoke with the clerk who advised there were no problems.
– A West Lincoln Way man reported at 9:23 p.m. Monday his neighbor was threatening him unless he was paid what was owed him. Police arrived and spoke with the parties, who said they had worked things out.
– While on patrol, an officer saw a cab sitting at the stop sign on Chestnut and North Market at 10:28 p.m. Monday, so he stopped to see what was going on. It turned out there was a dispute over cab fare, and the officer assisted in resolving the dispute, with the rider paying the driver and leaving.
– Police were called at 12:10 a.m. Monday to Liberty Street for a vehicle driving up and down the street at high speeds, but were unable to locate it.
– A custody dispute was reported at 2:10 p.m. Sunday in the 1900 block of Cunningham Road. The woman was told it’s a civil matter and to contact the court.
– Police assisted Salem units at 9:45 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of Washington Avenue.
– Jericho Jose Dominguez, of Texas, was found at fault at 4:49 p.m. Saturday when the pickup he was driving on South Lincoln Avenue at the railroad crossing struck the crossing gate as it was descending, breaking the front windshield of the truck and knocking the crossing gate from the post. His insurance information was obtained and Norfolk Southern was notified to repair the gate, with an officer standing by until the repairs were made.
– Bryan Ray Haney, 36, of Ravenna, was charged with misdemeanors of improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle and carrying a concealed weapon after police were called at 1:15 a.m. Saturday to the Circle K South parking lot on South Lincoln Avenue to check on a person sitting in a vehicle who appeared to be slumped over in the seat. The driver, Haney, was found to have a loaded gun on the passenger seat, along with a knife with a 6 1/2-inch blade on it. The report said he did not possess a conceal carry permit.
– Cory Long of Niles reported at 7:06 a.m. Monday that the driver side window of his car was damaged by unknown persons while parked in the lot at MAC Trailer on Allen Road while he was working. It appeared someone attempted to pry the top of the window.
– An alarm was reported at 3:21 a.m. Monday at a business in the 1000 block of East State Street. The exterior was found secure.
– Police were called at 12:10 a.m. Monday to the 900 block of Liberty Street for a reckless operator. The vehicle was described as a grey Chevy Malibu and was not found.
– Police responded to the 1900 block of Whinnery Road for a report at 10:26 p.m. Sunday of dogs barking excessively. An officer heard a dog barking non-stop at the rear of a residence. The owner was contacted and the dog taken inside.
– Police were called at 10:22 p.m. Sunday to a business in the 1100 block of East State Street where a small baggy of leafy material was located at the front. An office took custody of the item which appeared to be smoking tobacco and was disposed of properly.
– Suspicious activity was reported at 10:21 p.m. Sunday at the Centennial Park playground, but nothing was found.
– Police were called at 9:06 p.m. Sunday to the 100 block of West Pershing Street where an alleged victim said he was assaulted and wanted nothing done. He was highly intoxicated and was unsure who contacted police.
– A domestic dispute was reported at 7:23 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue and determined to be a verbal dispute between family members with no violence reported. The male half decided to leave.
– Police responded to Walmart at 6:57 p.m. Sunday to check on a 911 hangup call in the area of one of the main front entryways. No problem was found and the manager said there was no known problem.
– An officer on patrol at 6:16 p.m. Sunday noticed the downspouts on a business in the 900 block of West State Street appeared to be damaged.
– Shawn Myers, 37, East Palestine, was taken in custody on an active warrant through the county sheriff at 2:20 a.m. Sunday during a traffic stop on state Route 46. He was also cited for seat belt. The driver, Daniel Schuler, 36, Struthers, was cited for speeding and seat belt.
– Tracey L. Swinehart, 40, Columbiana, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on Railroad Street at 6:50 a.m. Sunday.
– Ronald A. Shaffer, 40, East Palestine, was cited for failure to reinstate driver’s license following a traffic stop on East Park Avenue at 7:13 a.m. Sunday.
– A North Main Street resident reported at 11:50 a.m. Sunday his neighbor has not been seen for a while and her alarm on her van was sounding in the parking lot.
– A man reported at 6:18 p.m. Sunday a line was down behind Pewter Peddler. Police notified the city’s electric crew.
– The Beaver Township Police Department reported at 12:15 a.m. Saturday there was a fight at the Duke and Duchess gas station and the driver of a red Chevy pick-up who was involved in the fight was eastbound on state Route 14.
– Someone reported at 5:55 a.m. Saturday a man was walking along East Park Avenue toward state Route 14.
– James R. Williams, 52, Polk, Pa., was taken in custody on a warrant from the US Marshal’s Service at 7:19 a.m on state Route 14.
– Someone reported at 7:32 a.m. Saturday a boy was in a dispute with his father on Springfield Road.
– Ralph D. Burnett, 76, Fairfield School Road, Columbiana, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign following a traffic accident at the North Elm and East Park Avenue intersection at 9;14 a.m. Saturday. Burnett was pulling from a stop sign at East Park Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Douglas A. Wentz, 66, East Friend Street, Columbiana.
– A man reported at 10:24 p.m. Saturday a man was harassing her at Dollar General.
– William Evans, Girard, reported at 11:29 a.m. Saturday he was pulled over by a state highway patrol trooper and was advised he had a warrant through the city from 2000. Police served Evans with the warrant.
– Columbiana Buick Oldsmobile reported at 12:40 p.m. Saturday a Seth Robinson was using a lender car without authorization and did not turn it in on Thursday when he was supposed to.
– Evelyn Queen, Columbiana, struck a vehicle driven by Vilda Miller, Columbiana, in the Sparkle Market parking lot at 4 p.m. Saturday. No citations were issued.
– Someone reported criminal mischief on South Main Street at 5 p.m. Saturday.
– A North Elm Street woman reported at 8:26 a.m. Friday she came home from work to find her large screen TV stolen and her daughter and grandson gone.
– A South Vine Street woman reported at 12:16 p.m. Friday he ex-husband would not leave her apartment. Police went to the home but the man was no longer there.
– A Fairfield Avenue man reported at 1 p.m. Friday he found screws placed behind the tires on his truck.
– A woman reported at 3:47 p.m. Friday she got her prescription filled at Sparkle and then picked up a man and noticed her medication was gone after he got out of her vehicle.
– Police went to a North Middle Street home at 11:20 p.m. Friday for a report of a tenant being drunk. Police told the man to calm down for the night.
– A Salem police officer reported at 6:25 a.m. Monday seeing a male wearing a dark coat walking near the front of the county municipal court building.
– Gary Davison of Willowbrook Sand & Gravel reported Monday they had a break-in sometime over the weekend and 30 feet of high-voltage cable was stolen from a shed.
– Police responded to the 60 block of E. 8th Street at 12:22 a.m. Sunday for a report of two men attempting to get into vehicles. The complainant heard a door slam in the neighbors driveway and observed two people run westbound toward N. Ellsworth Avenue with one wearing a light-colored hoodie. Police checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.
– Jason P. Truitt, 124060 Middletown Road, was charged with OVI, a lane violation and excessive black smoke at 12:44 a.m. Sunday after police observed him turn onto Newgarden Ave. from Railroad Street.
– Police responded to the 300 block of N. Broadway Avenue at 1 a.m. Sunday for a report of four people making too much noise. They were advised of the complaint and to keep it down.
– Police patrolling in the 100 block of Railroad Street at 1:04 a.m. Sunday observed two people involved in a disorderly act – public urination – in the parking lot. They said it wasn’t intentional and they were given a warning.
– Police responded to the 600 block of Park Avenue at 3:07 a.m. Sunday where a female advised of a dispute between herself and her ex-husband who was reportedly intoxicated and left. He showed up wanting money and she gave him $10 and he wanted more and she refused and he became upset. Police were unable to locate him.
– Police responded to E. Pershing Street at 3:57 a.m. Sunday where hospital security called about a woman driver they attempted to make contact with. She fled the lot in a vehicle that had heavy front-end damage. Police located it on Oak Street from S. Union Avenue and she advised that she had been in a domestic violence situation at her residence which the sheriff is investigating. She went to the hospital for treatment but changed her mind. Police encouraged her to get treatment.
– Police responded to the E. 9th Street and N. Ellsworth Avenue area at 8:25 p.m. Saturday and spoke to a victim who advised a man had attempted to rob them. He was located and positively identified by one victim. Police arrested Shane M. Blake, 518 E. 5th Street, who later admitted to the crime. He was transported to the county jail.
– Police responded to the 500 block of N. Ellsworth Avenue at 4:24 p.m. Saturday where a female complaint advised of having a dispute with a live-in boyfriend who left the residence with her vehicle keys. She was advised of the options.
– Police responded to the 100 block of Railroad Street at 6:04 p.m. Saturday and took possession of a spoon and two hypodermic needles that were found on the ground. They will be disposed of.
– Craig A. Apinis, 511 N. Ellsworth Ave. was charged with domestic violence at 7:37 p.m. Saturday after police received a domestic violence in progress call. The complainant advised that the father of her children forced his way into the home and kicked their infant son in the back. Police observed a red mark on the child’s back and had first responders and an ambulance responded to check the infant. Apinis had left but was located and taken to the county jail.
– Police responded to the 400 block of 2400 block of E. Pershing Street for a hit-skip accident and located the vehicle and impounded it.
– Police responded to the 500 block of Woodland Avenue at 3:40 p.m. Saturday where the complainant advised that two blue plastic 55-gallon drums were stolen from the back yard.
– Police checked a residence in the 800 block of N. Ellsworth Avenue at 2 p.m. Saturday where cleaning people were in there who had changed the locks. It was an unoccupied residence but had not been vacated yet and the complainant was advised to contact her bank and attorney over the situation.
– Police responded to N. Lincoln Avenue at 1:47 p.m. for a report of a vehicle reported to be operating in a reckless manner coming into the city southbound on Lincoln Avenue. No vehicle was found matching the description.
– Police responded to the 200 block of Rose Avenue at 11:36 a.m. Saturday where two known men were at the complainant’s residence again but were gone when police arrived. The two had numerous warnings and a packet had been sent to the county prosecutor’s office for review.
– Thomas L. Peterson, 48, St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Leetonia, was arrested by village police for criminal trespass Saturday after reportedly being found at Applegrove Apartments.
– Alyvia Blankenship, no address listed, reported two holes punched in her right rear tire at Smith Oil. She had to leave the vehicle at the gas station until Saturday morning.
– Officers were advised of a highly intoxicated man walking around the parking lot at the Valley View gas station but when they arrived, they found Scott Gaume of Indiana was intoxicated but not exhibiting any disorderly behavior. He told officers his buddy kicked him out of a vehicle and he just needed to get back to where he is staying. The Valley View clerk was unaware he was in the parking lot, according to reports. Officers transported him to a Maple Street address.
– Caitlin Gaines, 21, East Lincoln Way, reported being bitten by a German shepherd-type dog while walking her own dog on Pritchard Street. She suffered bleeding wounds to her pinky finger and stomach area and told officers three men managed to get the dog off her. Officers went to the Pritchard Street residence from which the dog came but got no response. They had the dispatcher call and leave a message for the owner to call. Officers later spoke with Donny Henthorne, who said his dogs had been inside the house all day, but he was advised to bring the dog’s vaccination and license records to the police station, which he did.
– An officer was advised by a passerby that someone in a white van was throwing rocks into a yard on Maple Street near the Morning Journal. The passerby also told officers there was a person in the yard with some type of weapon. The officer located the van and advised the person inside to stop throwing rocks.
– Officers were advised by Toney Brock, North Jefferson Street that his brother, Wayne Brock, had assaulted him by punching him in the face after a letter was sent to both police and his brother regarding Toney Brock. When contacted by police, Wayne Brock refused to come to the police station to talk to officers about the situation and was cautioned that charges could be filed.
-Tag Lewis, no address listed, reported being followed by his son from Boardman, saying his son is causing him problems.
-An Applegrove Apartments resident called Sunday to say her Tinker Bell hat is missing and that she believes people are entering her home and taking things, also harming her cat.