– Karla Miller, Minerva, reported Saturday she has been receiving harassing calls of a sexual nature from a blocked number. She was advised to also contact her phone company.

– Kim Andric, Whinnery Road, Salem, called for a deputy at 9:48 p.m. Friday because she wanted to know the procedure for evicting her daughter.

– Kathy McClain, Whipporwill Drive, Hanoverton, reported someone was discharging firearms in the neighborhood at 3:20 p.m. Friday. A deputy spoke with Tracy Hart, telling her firearms could not be discharged in the area because of the proximity of so many homes and state Route 172 being nearby. Hart was also advised to keep ATVs off the road.

– Sebastian Schubert, South 12th Street, Beloit, reported at 10:40 p.m. Saturday there has been suspicious activity at his property in recent days, with weird knocking being heard on the windows and muddy footprints found outside. A deputy searched the area but did not see anyone about.

– Melvin Gorby, state Route 170, Negley, reported at 5:11 p.m. Friday he loaned his vehicle to his daughter, who is now refusing to return the vehicle. They then agreed on a payment plan but she is not adhering to the terms. Gorby called back the next day to say he had since retrieved his vehicle.

– Joe Daniels, Depot Street, Rogers, reported at 12:57 a.m. Sunday receiving harassing calls from his ex-girlfriend, Sarah Souders. The deputy spoke to Souders, who said she was calling Daniels about getting their daughter back. Arrangements were made for Souders to pick up the daughter on Sunday.

– Paula Evans of Carrollton called at 9:36 a.m. Saturday to say her daughter, Kayla Smith, had been assaulted by her boyfriend at Brookview Apartments on Washington Street, Salineville. Smith said they began pushing each other during an argument, and both of them declined to press charges. The boyfriend, Greg Christian, agreed to leave for the night, as did Smith, with her mother.

– Dennis Stock from the East Palestine police department reported seeing two people around storage units just over the village line on state Route 170 in Unity Township at 12:43 p.m. Saturday. A deputy arrived but did not see anyone around.

– Jim Sturgeon, Campbell Road, Hanoverton, reported Saturday someone stole a large amount of firewood from the end of his driveway.


– Laurie Kemats, East Chestnut Street, Lisbon, reported at 5:29 p.m. Friday people riding dirt bikes and four-wheelers around Pleasantview Drive in Center Township. A deputy did not observe any riding taking place.

– Martha Powers, North Market Street, East Palestine, reported at 1 p.m. Friday her husband received a letter and check in the mail from the Standard Trust Financial Service, which was determined by their bank to be a scam.

– Michael A. Noble, Union Street, Washingtonville, was arrested and taken to Columbiana County Jail for disorderly conduct after Julia Bennett reported at 10:13 p.m. Saturday he was very intoxicated and wanted him removed from the property and he would not cooperate.

– John Doss, state Route 14, Columbiana, reported at 5:14 p.m. Friday two batteries were stolen from his 1976 Ford F-800 bucket truck.

– William Long, Globe Street, East Liverpool, reported at 4:27 p.m. Friday several items were taken from his camper at the Wildwood Acres Campground.


– A domestic dispute was reported at 12:58 a.m. Friday at a home on U.S. Route 62, Salem. Rebecca Fleming reported her husband, Mark Fleming, flipped out. He told deputies his 17-year-old son had come into his room after he and his wife argued and the son started causing trouble so the father took him by the arm and escorted him out. The son then reportedly threw a candle holder at him. The son told deputies he went into the room to question his father about his treatment of the mother and the father pushed him through the bedroom door, grabbed him by the hair and throat and began to throw him around. Additionally the father allegedly punched him on the head and the son punched him back in self-defense. The boy’s younger brother and mother got into the confrontation. Rebecca Fleming also claimed her husband threatened to stab her son. Mark Fleming, 51, was charged with domestic violence.

– Calvin Pollock, Carpenter Street, St. Clairsville, reported at 2:29 p.m. Thursday someone punched him in the back with a spring punch while he was at a gun auction at Rogers Sale on Nov. 26 and stole a bank envelope from his pocket.

– Tracy Goddard, North State Street, New Waterford, reported at 5:59 p.m. Thursday someone took the nameplate off her mother’s headstone at Cresthaven Memorial Cemetery.


– The Rogers Group Home reported at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday there was a problem with two of the teens becoming disorderly. After speaking with a counselor the two boys, ages 14 and 15, remained upset and started acting up. When an employee asked them to stop the response was, “No, we are going to do whatever the (expletive) we want to.” Then the 15-year-old was overheard saying, “I know a kid in school that can get me a gun and bring it here and go pop, pop, pop.” The boys also started causing problems with some of the other teens there and for everyone’s safety they were taken to Tobin Center on charges of disorderly conduct. The 14-year-old was additionally charged with resisting arrest.

– A Minerva woman reported at 4:34 p.m. Wednesday a relative of her 7-year-old son pulled down his pants in front of the son. She reportedly told her ex-husband what her son told her and he said the son told him about it happening a year ago. The woman has a court order from Stark County domestic relations stating the son’s relative in question is not supposed to be left alone with the boy at any time.

– Jim Markham, Lippincott Road, East Rochester, reported at 5:46 p.m. Wednesday two handguns were missing from the bedroom along with a silver eagle coin. The basement sliding glass window was open when he came home.

– Terry Casto, state Route 9, Hanoverton, reported at 3:33 p.m. Wednesday a student on her bus stole her cell phone. The 14-year-old boy has been staying at the Rogers Group Home and was the last person on the bus when she believes he took it from her purse while she was assisting a handicapped student from the bus. She called the group home. They checked his belongings and found the phone.

– Glenn Windram, Leetonia Road, Salem, reported at 4:18 p.m. Wednesday his adult son was intoxicated and fell cutting his head. He also had been sending text messages to a friend threatening himself. Deputies asked the son about the comments and if he wanted to get checked. He agreed to go to a hospital.

– Rachel Eason, Grant Street, Lisbon, reported a domestic at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday. She was eventually found, not in her home but in her parked car down the street. She was intoxicated and stated she and her daughter were arguing. Her daughter told deputies her mother had been drinking since 6 a.m. The mother was given a ride home and told to sleep it off.

– Dave Main, Ellwood City, Pa., reported at 6:11 a.m. Monday when he and his partner came to work at Thayer Investment LLC, state Route 14, a Bobcat excavator and a trailer it was on were missing from the construction site. A lock on the gate was also missing.


– John Thomas, Foundry Hill, Hanoverton, reported at 10:55 p.m. Monday there were suspicious vehicles on his property. He believed there were 15 vehicles in his front yard making a lot of noise. Deputies went out but could not find any vehicles, no tire tracks and no footprints.

– Judy Circle, Case Road, Beloit, reported at 2:50 a.m. Tuesday a truck had been sitting at a nearby oil site since 11 p.m. Monday with the engine running, but she had not seen anyone around. Deputies checked and found a man sleeping in the truck. He said he was fine and just waiting for a generator to burn off its remaining fuel.

– Margie Decker, Hartley Road, Homeworth, reported a domestic dispute at 7:03 a.m. Tuesday. Deputies were met outside by Elmer Decker, who reported his 10-year-old daughter refused to leave the bedroom after he got out of the shower so he could get dressed for work. He told her he was taking her cell phone as punishment and an argument began with his wife. He tried to walk past his wife and she fell on the bed, then rolled onto the floor. His wife, Margaret, had no visible injuries, but said she planned to get a protection order. Mr. Decker decided to stay at a hotel for the night.


– Shirley Lattanzio, Carmel Achor Road, Rogers, reported at 5:12 p.m. Monday a man with an accent called asking for her address so he could deliver 20 pizzas and three bottles of pop. She told the man she did not order pizza and pop and he began arguing with her. He was yelling and she hung up.

– Justin DePace, Stookesberry Road, Lisbon, reported at 12:19 p.m. Monday his mother was on his property and he did not want her there.

– Jennifer Allen, Frischkorn Drive, Wellsville, reported at 2:59 p.m. Monday she received a call from the IRS, which alerted her she was a victim of identity theft. Someone filed a false income tax return in her name and the IRS became concerned about big changes to this year’s return including her marital status, number of dependents, employer and yearly income.

– Joyce Borossa, Metz Road, Columbiana, reported at 4:48 p.m. Monday she found $2,000 in unauthorized charges on her Mastercard. She also found someone attempted to change her personal information and have another card issued on her Chase credit card account.

– Candy Miles, Autumn Road, Wellsville, reported at 7:56 p.m. Monday a man she knows has been calling and his calls are no longer welcome. They broke up a year earlier. Deputies contacted the man and told him to stop calling her.

– Pat Cornet, Harvey Street, Lisbon, reported an accident at 6:32 p.m. Monday near Bluff Street and Harvey Street. Deputies found Shawn M. Boyle, Independence Square, Wellsville, who said he lost control of his girlfriend’s car and struck a cement barrier on Bluff Street. He was cited with no license and reasonable control.

– Robert Peters, Case Road, Beloit, reported at 9:07 a.m. Monday his 23-year-old daughter, Victoria Peters, is missing. She left on Saturday and has not returned. After a missing persons report was filled out, Peters returned home at about 12:10 p.m.

– Gina Rohm, Leetonia Road, Lisbon, reported at 8:42 a.m. Monday her boyfriend was acting strange. He reportedly told her when she left not to return home without Michelle Obama. Rohm talked to him before deputies arrived and he agreed to go to a doctor.

– Carol Armstrong, Gromley Road, Salem, reported at 2:20 p.m. Friday sometime the week earlier someone entered her home and took jewelry, cash and a gun. She saw marks on her door jamb and thought it was from moving in a new appliance, but on Friday she started noticing the items were missing.

– Edward Jones, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, reported at 5:25 p.m. Saturday his estranged wife was sending him harassing text messages, claiming she was coming to his home to get their children. Deputies called the estranged wife and warned her.

– Shawn Bratt, Hammond School Road, Wellsville, reported at 3:50 p.m. Saturday he found a small hole in the side of his swimming pool and his neighbor reported hearing what sounded like gunshots early in the morning.


– A domestic dispute was reported at the Timashamie Campground 4:43 p.m. Sunday. Jennifer Davis told deputies she argued with her boyfriend and started packing her stuff to leave. He reportedly grabbed her while she was calling the sheriff’s office and threw her out of the trailer. Jeffrie Safley, 50, North Bend, Ore., was charged with domestic violence.

– A Hazel Run Road, Salineville, resident reported at 7:45 p.m. Saturday his girlfriend’s family told him they were throwing him out of the house. He wanted to know if this was possible and deputies explained the eviction process to him.

– Scott Booking, North Pleasant Drive, East Palestine, reported at 12:44 p.m. Sunday he was walking his dog on John Miller’s property where he has permission to go, but an unknown man approached him and threatened if he did not stay off his property he would shoot him. Booking said he called Miller and he did not know who it would have been.

– A Depot Road, Lisbon, woman reported at 2 a.m. Saturday she wanted someone removed. Deputies found the woman’s ex-boyfriend was there and he wanted his truck and belongings. Deputies spoke to the woman and she agreed to let him have his truck and belongings.

– An unmanned vehicle was reported sitting on the roadway on Bull Creek Road near McClusky at 7:03 a.m. Friday. Deputies found the vehicle was there with the windows frosted. The license plates belonged to Jason Yates. The vehicle was towed.

– A Pine Hollow Road, Rogers, resident reported at 11:55 a.m. Friday a sweeper repair man came to their home intoxicated. They asked him to leave, but he refused until she sent her dog after him.