POLICE REPORTS

Salem

– Officers responded to a neighbor dispute in the 100 block of South Howard Avenue at 6:24 p.m. Saturday in which the resident claimed the neighbor threatened him with physical harm regarding a money issue. The neighbor denied the accusation, but admitted the verbal dispute which he said resulted from the resident using a racial slur. The resident also denied the accusation. Both were warned to stay away from each other.

– Police responded to an East State Street business at 7:14 p.m. Saturday where a juvenile had taken several items without paying. Police spoke with the juvenile who admitted to the theft and agreed to return the items. The business owner decided not to press charges.

– A New Waterford woman reported at 7:44 p.m. Saturday that her new license plate, registration and title were stolen from her vehicle while it was parked at a 2800 block East State Street business Friday.

– An officer responded to a neighbor dispute in the 100 block of North Union Avenue at 7:58 p.m. Saturday in which the resident reported her neighbor had started an argument with her and another man.

– Officers responded to a neighbor dispute in th 600 block of Woodland Avenue at 9:11 p.m. Saturday and found it to be regarding children playing in the driveway.

– Police responded to the 700 block of Maple Street at 11:01 p.m. Saturday where an intoxicated man was lying in the roadway with a vehicle blocking traffic. The man said he had fallen and struck his head. He was transported via ambulance to the Salem hospital emergency room for treatment.

– Officers responded to a 500 block Woodland Avenue home at 2:17 a.m. Sunday for a suspicious person on the front porch. The resident told officers that the man left northbound in a black vehicle prior to their arrival.

– Police responded to a possible burglary in the 1700 block of Maple Street at 3:33 a.m. Sunday and found two men entering a garage, one of whom was found to be a resident.

Lisbon

– Someone reported at 2:42 a.m. Sunday people were burning tires at 38167 Sue Drive.

Columbiana

– Jamie Bertolette, Fairfield School Road, reported at 1:40 a.m. Saturday a woman was sleeping in his back yard. Police went to the home and found it to be his ex-girlfriend, Tammy Fetterhoff, who said she was taken there by Bertolette and then locked outside. Bertolette denied her claim and said he did not want her on the property. Police gave Fetterhoff a ride home.

– A man reported at 5:25 a.m. Saturday there was graffiti in the area of Compco Industries. Police found a stop sign had been vandalized.

– Kim Rankin reported at 8:20 a.m. Saturday a woman was acting up and talking to people who weren’t there on Union Street. Police found Jamie Booher on her own property acting as though she was directing a band, but was not causing any problems. She ended up going back inside.

– A NAPA Auto Parts employee reported at 5:15 p.m. Saturday a bad check for $362.97 was written by Michael Bilas, doing business as, Michael Bilas Leasing LLC.

– At 6:43 p.m. Saturday police found two kids around the railroad tracks between Pittsburgh and Elm streets on the bridge and transported them to Funland.

– A woman reported at 8:54 p.m. Saturday a dog was barking on North Elm near Edgewood. Police checked the area but did not find a barking dog.

– Charles Longbottom, East Woodland Avenue, reported at 9:27 p.m. Saturday there was smoke in the air near East Woodland and East Southern avenues. Police checked but did not find any smoke.

– A NAPA Auto Parts employee reported at 10 p.m. Saturday back checks for $24.85 and $10.68 were written by Erin Bolen of Youngstown.

– Someone reported at 10:25 p.m. Saturday a suspicious person was walking in the middle of the road on state Route 14 near state Route 7 wearing white shorts. police found John Smollen Sr. attempting to walk to East Palestine. He was taken to Unity Township where an East Palestine officer picked him up.

– Jim Hiner reported at 11:10 p.m. Saturday a woman was threatening a resident on Fairfield Avenue. Police arrested Jackie Hiner, 59, for domestic violence.

– Someone reported at 11:10 p.m. Saturday kids were possibly smoking pot in the area of South Main Street. Police found the children and told them of the complaint and their parents were also notified.

– A woman reported at 11:23 p.m. Saturday someone was setting off fireworks in the area Duquesne near Colonial. Police checked the area but found no fireworks.

POLICE REPORTS

Salem

– Paul S. Miller, 55, 187 Plymouth Place, Salem, was cited for failure to yield following a two-vehicle crash in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue at 3:42 a.m. Tuesday in which he was southbound and struck the rear of a northbound vehicle driven Kelly J. Ellyson, 33, East Rochester, who was attempting to turn left into a parking lot. No injuries were reported.

– Officers responded to a 2800 block East State Street business at 2:29 p.m. Friday for a report of persons to be removed and found a couple sitting in the grass playing music and asking for money. The couple said they were passing through on their way to Pittsburgh. They were told they were no longer welcome at the business.

– A Benton Road woman reported at 4:19 p.m. Friday that someone had entered her vehicle while it was parking in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue and removed $150.

– Nicholas Edwards, 24, 421 Sharp St., Salem, was charged with criminal damaging and open container after officers responded to an East Third Street home at 7:35 p.m. Friday where he had punched out a window after becoming angry. Officers found Edwards outside with a half empty bottle of whiskey and blood on his hand, arm and clothing. He was transported to the Salem hospital emergency room for treatment.

– Mark A. Lewis, 55, 530 Walnut St., Salem, was charged with driving under suspension following a traffic stop at 1:04 a.m. Saturday.

– Benito Matom Bernal, 23, 281 Vine Ave., Salem, was charged with domestic violence after officers responded to his home for an unknown problem called in to 911 at 1:46 a.m. Saturday and found a man with a torn short and visible injuries to his face, lip and shoulder.

– Police responded to a 900 block West State Street business at 10:09 a.m. Saturday where a woman reported a vehicle had been rented out on June 6 and never returned.

– Police responded to an East State Street bank at 11:39 a.m. Saturday where employees reported a woman may be the victim of a scam. Officers found that the woman was a victim and followed her home to make sure the alleged suspects were not there. The woman requested extra patrol near her home.

– A West Pershing Street woman reported at 11:58 a.m. Saturday that her recent ex-boyfriend had been driving past her home and causing problems.

– An officer responded to the area of North Howard Avenue and West Seventh Street at 2:15 p.m. Saturday to retrieve a syringe found lying on the sidewalk.

Columbiana

– A West Park Avenue woman reported at 5:20 a.m. Friday someone was trying to steal her truck, and her husband had a shotgun. James D. Schmidt, 31, North Lima, was cited for criminal trespass, and more charges could follow upon review.

– Larry Canale reported at 9:04 a.m. Friday someone is entering the Arrowhead Clubhouse without permission.

– Marlene K. Webber, 66, Old Fourteen Road, was backing out of a driveway on Apache Lane around 9:53 a.m. Friday when she struck a vehicle owned by Charles Rupert, Stanton Drive, which was parked on the north side of the road. Webber was cited for improper starting or backing.

– Police assisted fire crews at 315 Parkview at 10:04 a.m. Friday following an alarm. An item was left on the stove upon investigation.

– Beaver Township police advised Columbiana police at 11:14 a.m. Friday of a mobile home heading south on state Route 7 losing insulation out of the back.

– Police and fire assisted the Lisbon post of the State Highway Patrol around 3:56 p.m. Friday regarding a multi-vehicle crash on state Route 7 between the railroad bridge and Metz Road.

– Beth Felger requested a welfare check at 8:42 p.m. Friday on a girl at a Ray Avenue home. No one was inside upon arrival.

– Fireworks were reported around 10:06 p.m. Friday in the area of Quincy Road. No fireworks were found.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to the 900 block of Jefferson Avenue at 11:24 a.m. Friday where the resident advised that someone broke light bulbs on the front porch. It has happened a couple of times before.

– Police responded to the 1200 block of Maple Street at 10:49 a.m. Friday and were advised by the complainant that his bank statement had activity on is he did not approve. He is disputing the matter and it is under investigation.

– Police responded to the 300 block of Penn Avenue at 8:42 a..m. Friday where a red warning tag was placed on a vehicle on Tuesday and had it towed from the street.

– At 5:16 a.m. Friday, police in the 800 block of West State Street stopped a scooter for speeding and cited the rider, Derrick M. Christy, 442 E. School St., Salem, with speeding, fictitious plates and driving under suspension.

– Police made a traffic stop on East State Street and Highland Avenue at 11:25 a.m. Friday for an equipment violation and the driver, Kevin A. Miller, 25320 Bowman Road, Homeworth, was cited for an open container. A passenger, Dylan M. Gleason, 6264 Mahoning Ave., Alliance, was cited for underage consumption.

– Police on patrol in the Ohio Avenue and Pershing Street area at 3:13 a.m. Friday observed two people yelling at each other on the sidewalk. They said it was over and ongoing issue and both were advised to resolve the issues in the morning when the woman was sober.

– Police received a complaint on station at 4:36 p.m. Thursday regarding a hit and run accident in the 1900 block of East State Street. The complainant, Mick A. Stevens, 651 Washington Ave., said he was sitting at the eastbound traffic light at the Roosevelt Avenue intersection when he was struck from behind by a car that swung around and continued eastbound. The complainant said he tried to stop the car but and was unable to obtain the registration or any other information. There was minor damage to his vehicle.

– Police responded to the 600 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 6:51 p.m. Thursday for a tree limb on a power line. The fire department and Ohio Edison responded.

– Police responded to the 800 block of Prospect Street Thursday where a woman said her juvenile son’s picture was placed on the Internet by someone unknown to her after an incident a few days ago. She was advised of the options.

– While on patrol on Salem Parkway at 8:51 p.m. Thursday an officer observed several signs that had been placed on city property. The officer removed the signs as they were not put in place by the city and were in violation of city ordinance 1195.03j.

– At 10:10 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 500 block of Ohio Avenue regarding a suspicious person looking into vehicles but were unable to locate anyone.

– Police responded to Centennial Park at 3:27 p.m. Thursday for a report of a vehicle operating in a reckless manner but were unable to locate a vehicle matching the description given.

– A resident in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue advised police at 2:51 p.m. Thursday they received multiple calls and text messages form an ex-boyfriend in Jefferson County. Police advised him of the complaint and he said he understood.

– Police received an anonymous call at 2:22 p.m. Thursday about a man on a bike in the 1100 block of East State Street with his shorts down. He said when he peddled they would come down a bit and he was advised to change or fix the shorts.

– Police received a complaint on station at 12:51 p.m. Thursday from a complainant in the 400 block of East 3rd Street in reference to threats made to his son and friends accusing them of damaging his building. The son advised they were not on the roof as claimed. Information was gathered.

– Police responded to the 800 block of East State Street at 11:23 a.m. Thursday where a man was sleeping on the steps. He was awakened and admitted he was coming down from drug and a drug instrument was found on him. He was transported to the hospital.

– Police responded to the 2400 block of East State Street at 10:59 a.m. Thursday for a report of a dog in a closed vehicle and were unable to locate it.

– At 9:54 a.m. Thursday, police responded to the 1200 block of East 6th Street where the complainant advised two male juveniles attempted to sell old/expired football cards and wanted it documented.

– Police responded to the Newgarden railroad crossing at 8:28 a.m. Thursday where the crossing gate was stuck on a tractor trailer and got ripped off. Norfolk Southern was contacted and police stood by for traffic control until it was replaced.

COLUMBIANA

– Two calls were received Thursday of someone in a white pickup selling meat from a freezer. Police caught up with the truck from the Iowa Steak Co. and warned Aulden Knight and Matt Dawson about soliciting without a permit.

LISBON

– Chris Wilson, Garfield Street, reported hearing someone turn the handle of the door leading into the house from the garage at 11:15 p.m. Tuesday. Upon further investigation Wilson saw the outside man door in the garage was open.

-William Hamilton of Paris reportedly backed into a vehicle being driven by Robert R. Brown, state Route 154, in the Circle K parking lot at 9:24 p.m. June 20.

An officer was called to the Valley View at 12:53 p.m. June 20 in regard to a customer who was refusing to pay for $10 worth of gasoline he had pumped. The person ended up paying the clerk and leaving before the officer arrived.

– An officer was asked to assist a county sheriff’s deputy on a domestic dispute call on Center Avenue at 1:25 a.m. Thursday. The parties reportedly involved left before law enforcement arrived.

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP.

– Police responded to a one-vehicle crash in the 2000 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 11:49 p.m. Tuesday in which Mary A. Castle, 46, Youngstown, was northbound and struck standing water, causing her to lose control of the vehicle, travel off the right side of the roadway, through a wooden fence and then strike a tree before coming to rest. Castle was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman for treatment.

– Police responded to a Highland Creek home at 10:33 a.m. Wednesday where a woman had fallen and struck her head, causing a laceration above her eye. She requested transportation to the hospital.

– Police responded to a suspicious vehicle reported at the entrance of a business in the 1400 block of state Route 14 at 3:24 p.m. Wednesday. The vehicle was found to have a flat tire that the two occupants were trying to fix.

– Heath J. Thibedeau, 40, 410 Benton Road lot 4, Salem, was arrested at his home at 11:15 p.m. Wednesday on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office.

– Brandon Quinn, 26, Salem, was cited for reasonable control following a one-vehicle crash in the 1400 block of West State Street at 12:52 a.m. Thursday in which he was westbound and missed a driveway, becoming stuck in a ditch, during an attempted turn.

SALEM

– Suspicious activity was reported at 1:44 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of West Pershing Street. Officers spoke with people who said they were just sitting on the sidewalk outside their residence.

– A caller in the 600 block of East Second Street at 12:46 a.m. Thursday reported loud power equipment. Police found the block clear, but pavement work being done in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported at 12:18 a.m. Thursday in the 2300 block of East State Street, but wasn’t found.

– A woman in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue reported at midnight Thursday that a known male was knocking at her door and she wanted him to leave. He left before police arrived. She called back later after he had returned. Police found him and told him not to come back.

– A person was reported skateboarding in the middle of the road wearing dark clothing on East Third Street and North Lincoln Avenue at 11:29 p.m. Wednesday. Nobody was found.

– An officer on patrol at 10:24 p.m. Wednesday on Cunningham Road noticed a suspicious vehicle near the cell tower. The driver reported he was going to his residence off of the access road.

– Police checked the length of East State Street from Southeast Boulevard to the city limits for a report at 10:18 p.m. Wednesday of a suspicious male hitchhiking. No pedestrians were located.

– An audible alarm was reported in the 900 block of Liberty Street at 9 p.m. Wednesday coming from a vacant property. An officer found the alarm to be a low-battery smoke alarm. The fire department was notified.

– A mini-bike was reported in the road at 8:46 p.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of Jennings Avenue moving recklessly between cars, but was not found.

– A dog was reported locked in a vehicle in the 200 block of Penn Avenue at 5:58 p.m. Wednesday. An officer checked and found four windows partially down for air and noted the dog appeared happy and displayed no signs of distress.

– Matthew Bush, 31, of 144 S. Union Ave., was charged with theft after police responded to the area of East Pershing Street Wednesday evening for a man who allegedly stole a bottle of liquor from a business in the 1700 block of East State Street. Officers were flagged down by an employee of the business who said the suspect ran east between houses in the 100 block of South Union Avenue. Officers saw the suspect flee between houses and initiated a chase, losing sight of him and then locating him attempting to hide in landscaping. He was ordered to the ground and complied. The stolen bottle of liquor and a white shirt the suspect had taken off were found stashed in the 100 block of South Union Avenue.

– A domestic was reported at 5:54 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of West Wilson Street where a man and woman said an argument took place. The man left for work and took some of his belongings.

COLUMBIANA

– Police stood by for a traffic detail at 10:25 a.m. Wednesday on North Main Street while the utility department replaced a pole there.

– Shiqun Wang, state Route 46, reported at 12:38 p.m. Wednesday someone called claiming he was past due on his electric bill and an immediate payment of $440.26 would need to be paid by money order only or the utilities would be shut off. Wang told police he paid the money but after thinking it through believed it was a scam and called the city utility department, who verified they had not called.

– Debbie Knopp, Salem, reported at 4:47 p.m. Wednesday her vehicle was backed into in the parking lot behind Bo’s Nesting Place by Lawrence Canale of Columbiana.

– Donald Tilton, Fairfield Avenue, reported at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday his ex-wife took of with his child and it was his turn to have her.

– The Firestone Park pool manager reported at 8 p.m. Wednesday there may have been some people illegally parked in the yard for a swim meet. Police checked and found some people parked around the road but no one was illegally parked.

LISBON

– Ben J. Kenney, 22, was charged with disorderly conduct for an incident that occurred at the Days Inn on June 8. Kenney was staying at the hotel as part of a wedding party when his credit card was rejected. Kenney, who had been drinking, became angry and slammed the lobby door, breaking it. He has since paid to replace the door, which cost $1,200.

– Hannah Evans, 19, South Green Street, was cited for assured cleared distance after she drove into the rear of a stopped vehicle driven by Lewis Brown, 60, Maple Street, Minerva, on East Lincoln Way at 8:16 a.m. Tuesday.

– Amanda N. Durbin, 19, was charged with misdemeanor theft for allegedly stealing money from the Night Court bar at 11 p.m. Tuesday, which was supposedly witnessed by two people. Kathy Blankenship and Gary Holloway said they were counting money afterwards and determined $236 was missing.

– Sherri Becki, Sherman Street, reported that last week she received a call from an unidentified male who asked if she knew a particular neighbor because that person needed to be notified about a court date. Becki told the caller she did not know the person he was calling about.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to a residence in the 400 block of South Ellsworth Avenue for a report of threats at 11:20 a.m. Wednesday, meeting with workers from Columbia Gas and city firefighters. Columbia Gas received an emergency call for carbon monoxide gas and needed to check the residence and said the resident stated he had guns in the house. Officers made contact with the resident and made entry with Columbia Gas so they could perform their check for gas. The fire department remained outside while Columbia Gas checked the residence. No carbon monoxide was detected, the fire report said.

– Leeann Dillow, 22, of Southeast Boulevard, was cited for failure to yield after exiting the McDonald’s parking lot on East State Street at 10:40 a.m. Wednesday and striking an eastbound vehicle on East State Street driven by Scott Kidd, 57, of East Liverpool.

– Police were called at 7:23 a.m. Wednesday to the 1300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for a criminal damaging report involving a motor vehicle. A woman believed her ex-boyfriend did the damage. An investigation was pending.

– Police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street for a report at 5:52 a.m. Wednesday of someone yelling at cars. The person was found walking along State Street and said he was not yelling at cars, but screaming in general due to losing his money.

– A man from the 1100 block of East State Street reported at 10:34 p.m. Tuesday that on Monday he let a female friend use his vehicle to transport her children home with the understanding the vehicle be returned in a few hours. Officers tried to contact her and left a message. The man called police and said the vehicle was found by his residence.

– A woman in the 2000 block of Monroe Street reported at 9:05 p.m. Tuesday that a male friend was calling and texting her, making threats to a male who he thought was with her. The man was contacted and told to stop contacting her.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported in the east-west alley south of the 700 block of East Third Street at 9:33 p.m. Tuesday. The occupants were identified and had been talking. An officer pointed out a no parking sign and the vehicle was moved.

– A vehicle was reported damaged in the Walmart parking lot at 9:07 p.m. Tuesday, with the dent consistent with the front corner of a shopping cart striking the car. The owner located a cart near the vehicle, but the report said it wasn’t known if the wind blew the cart into the car by accident or whether someone shoved the cart intentionally. Video will be reviewed.

– An alarm activation was reported at 7 p.m. Tuesday at a business in the 100 block of North Broadway Avenue. The exterior was checked and a door was found unsecured. Police entered the building and found it to be in order. A keyholder responded and the building was secured.

– A burglary was reported at 6:31 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue where a victim reported a first floor window was broken inward. Officers checked the residence, but didn’t find anyone. The victim then entered and noted three shotguns taken. No other belongings were noticed missing.

– Police were called at 5:51 p.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of West Eighth Street for a dispute between a girlfriend and boyfriend who lived together but were splitting up and had a disagreement over property. They were told it’s a civil matter regarding their personal property. The domestic violence laws were explained to them and they were told to stay away from each other if they can’t get along.

– A woman from Southeast Boulevard reported at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday that she came home and found her ex-boyfriend at her residence and he began yelling at her and harassing her. He began following her around the city, continuing to yell at her and call her vulgar names. An attempt will be made to contact him.

– A clerk for Smith Oil, 968 E. State St., reported at 5:43 p.m. Tuesday that someone in a black vehicle pumped $39.92 in gas and left without paying.

– A suspicious person was reported at 4:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of East State Street, but left before police arrived.

– Police responded at 3:22 p.m. Tuesday to the 1400 block of East State Street for a verbal altercation that took place between a boyfriend and girlfriend who live together. The mother of the male got involved and he threw items and broke various pieces of property. Officers determined there was no actual physical violence. The girl left and took the mother with her to alleviate the problem for now.

– Police were called for a disabled vehicle at 11:02 a.m. Tuesday at East State Street and North Lincoln Avenue and found a car parked on the side of the road. The driver came out of a nearby store and explained she didn’t know she couldn’t park there. The vehicle was not disabled. She moved the vehicle.

– Police spoke with a man in the front lobby at 9:40 a.m. Tuesday about his wishes and concerns. He said he wanted to shoot a gun or blow something up to relieve some aggression because it helped him in the past. He didn’t make any suggestion that he wanted to hurt anyone or himself nor did he indicate he would. It was agreed he would go to Salem Regional Medical Center to seek counseling. Police called a mental health office and advised them of the situation and they were going to send a person to speak with the man at the hospital. The report said an arrest was not justified at this time and that this case was better suited to mental health counseling. The department had been speaking to this male for several weeks now.

– Brian Sexton, 59, of 154 Benton Road, was taken into custody at his residence at 8:32 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant for failure to appear. Officers and the Columbiana County Drug Task Force had gone there to check for him.

COLUMBIANA

– Jamie Sandine, Seventh Street, reported at 2:27 p.m. Tuesday she was being harassed by her landlord.

LISBON

– Robert White, North Jefferson Street, reported Monday waking up to find court papers laying on his computer and he said his door was locked. He was told to contact the county sheriff’s office to inquire about the court papers.

– A clerk at Smith Oil reported someone driving a black vehicle drove off without paying for $15 in gas at 8:43 a.m. Tuesday. Police traced the vehicle through its license plates and determined it was a loaner. They contacted the driver, who said she paid at the pump but would check with her bank to determine if the charge went through.

– Bob Wagner, West Washington Street, reported Tuesday he had Mike Skidmore sell a motorcycle for him. Wagner said Skidmore sold the motorcycle for $400 but has only paid him $100 to date. Wagner was told this was something he would have to pursue through court if Skidmore does not pay him in full.

– While on patrol an officer came across a red Grand Am stuck on a tree stump on East Lincoln Way near Weber’s Funeral Home at 1:51 p.m. Friday. The unidentified driver said he became stuck on the stump after parking in the yard. The driver managed to get the car pushed off the stump.

POLICE REPORTS

GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT

– A Sharon Lynn Home for Girls resident reported damage to personal property at 6:20 p.m. June 2.

– Ashley Lauren Martig, 18, 10325 Stratton Road, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 1:44 p.m. June 3 in which she was westbound on U.S. Route 62 just west of Lisbon Road and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Prescilla Baker, 70, Mineral Ridge. No injuries were reported.

– A Calla Road man reported at 8:06 p.m. June 3 someone had gotten information from his business and was harassing him and his employees.

– A Main Street, Beloit, resident reported at 11:49 a.m. June 4 that someone was using her credit card in Florida to purchase vehicle parts.

– A Green Beaver Road resident reported at 7:23 p.m. June 4 receiving a threatening voice mail from an unknown person.

– A Duck Creek Road resident reported at 1:55 a.m. June 5 that someone called threatening to beat him up.

– A 10000 block Lisbon Road resident reported at 8:01 a.m. June 5 that someone overnight had entered his vehicle and stolen his wallet.

– A 7000 block Calla Road resident reported at 1 p.m. June 5 that someone overnight had entered his vehicle and stolen his wallet.

– Nancy N. Kovach, 77, Warren was cited for lanes of travel following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 2:25 p.m. June 5 in which she was southbound in the 9000 block of state Route 45 and went left of center, striking a northbound vehicle driven by Andrew M. Mashuda, 37, Salem. No injuries were reported.

– A 14000 block Western Reserve Road resident reported at 8:34 a.m. June 7 that someone overnight had entered his vehicle and taken miscellaneous cash and change.

– A 14000 block Western Reserve Road resident reported at 10:30 a.m. June 7 a theft from her vehicle overnight.

– A Redwood Drive, Beloit, resident reported at noon June 7 that she believed a man she knows stole her bottle of Vicodin.

– A Western Reserve Road resident reported at 1 p.m. June 7 that someone overnight had driven through his lawn.

– A Western Reserve Road resident reported at 5:35 p.m. June 7 that motorists are cutting the corner at Knauf Road and damaging her lawn.

– Officers responded to a Lisbon Road residence at 11:25 p.m. June 8 and found the resident’s mailbox lying broken in the roadway in front of the home.

– A 10000 block Seacrist Road resident reported at 4:28 p.m. June 9 that someone over the weekend entered his vehicles and took miscellaneous cash and change as well as prescription pills.

– Ronald Lee Roepke III, 23, 8692 Duck Creek Road, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 3:15 a.m. June 10 in which he was northbound on Duck Creek Road just north of state Route 165 when he traveled off the west side of the roadway, striking and damaging a ditch. No injuries were reported.

– Police responded to a state Route 14 home at 12:02 p.m. June 12 where the resident reported his soon-to-be ex-wife and his mother were verbally arguing about where her children’s belongings were.

– Police responded to a sex offense report in the 10000 block of West Jefferson Court at 5:04 p.m. June 13.

– Brian D. Snoddy, 22, 9444 Stratton Road, Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated and left of center following a traffic stop on U.S. Route 62 near Seacrist Road at 2:33 a.m. Saturday.

– Sarah A. Weddell, 26, 6443 Camp Blvd., Hanoverton, was cited for driving under suspension and failure to display license plates following a traffic stop on U.S. Route 62 near state Route 534 at 10:57 a.m. Saturday.

– Gabriel Alexander Jarvis, 21, 27245 U.S. Route 62, Beloit, was charged with theft after attempting to remove items from the Dollar General in Beloit at 11:31 a.m. Sunday.

SALEM

– Police were called at 6:16 a.m. Tuesday to the 300 block of East State Street for a business check after a power outage was reported. Officers found the business secure and no power outage observed.

– An officer responded to the Salem Parkway for an unknown problem at 1:34 a.m. Tuesday when a caller heard a loud banging and was concerned someone may be breaking into a nearby business. The officer found the noise coming from a nearby open business.

– A woman in the 1100 block of Cleveland Street called at 12:51 a.m. Tuesday to report her sister was making unwanted comments towards her. An officer was unable to contact the sister.

– A suspicious person was reported in the 100 block of East Seventh Street at 10:52 p.m. Monday, but police learned the person left before officers arrived.

– Police were called at 10:36 p.m. Monday to the 800 block of East Fifth Street for a verbal dispute over living arrangements. Two of the residents decided to move out.

– An officer on patrol found a dead animal at 10:32 p.m. Monday on F.E. Cope Drive off of North Lincoln Avenue and was unsure if the animal was killed intentionally or accidentally. It was removed from the scene.

– Four juveniles were taken into custody and charged with delinquency Monday night after police were called initially to the 100 block of East Second Street in the Salem News parking lot for a vehicle struck by eggs. The victim had been seated in her car when a charcoal gray four-door drove past traveling west on Second then came back eastbound. An occupant who was seen hanging out the window threw eggs, striking the victim’s car. A witness wrote down the license plate and a description of the person. As an officer was photographing the damage, a second victim in the area of East Pershing Street and Woodland Avenue reported occupants throwing eggs from a vehicle matching the description and bearing the same plate number. The second victim said the egg passed through an open window nearly striking a juvenile passenger in the face before exploding on the interior back window. The suspects were located in the 1900 block of East State Street and taken into custody after a traffic stop. The juveniles, all from Salem, included a 16-year male, a 17-year-old male and two 13-year-old females.

– Police were called at 6:42 p.m. Monday to the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue for a well-being check after a man said a friend texted him and said he was going to ingest 60 pills. He couldn’t get an answer at the friend’s home. Police contacted the landlord, who responded and could not locate the key. The fire department made entry and the male was found inside and went willingly to Salem Regional Medical Center for an evaluation.

– Police responded at 6:25 p.m. Monday for a utility line down and determined it was a phone line and removed it from a driveway. No contact could be made with the homeowner.

– A victim at the police station reported at 5:42 p.m. Monday that a female had been calling her and harassing her. An officer talked to the female allegedly doing the harassing who said no contact had been made.

– An irate person was reported at 4:50 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Walnut Street. Police spoke to a man who was lying on the floor. EMT had been contacted by an anonymous caller and took him to the emergency department at Salem Regional Medical Center.

– A woman reported at 4:34 p.m. Monday that her in-law was harassing her and making false statements towards her children about her. An officer tried to call the family member but the phone was no longer in service.

– A reckless operator was reported in the 700 block of West State Street at 2:46 p.m. Monday, but was not found.

– A child custody issue was reported at 1:05 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue. Both parties were told it’s a civil matter.

– Charles Mead, of Coffee School Road, reported at 12:06 p.m. Monday that he parked his truck in the 300 block of South Broadway Avenue on Saturday and the next day he noticed someone backed into the left rear corner of the vehicle, damaging the side of the bed and the rear bumper.

– Tina Keir called at 12:45 p.m. Monday to report that sometime during the weekend, someone wrote vulgar words on the front door of her business in the 200 block of East State Street.

– A red Dodge Dakota was reported parked illegally at 11:52 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of East School Street. The owner was contacted to move it.

PERRY TWP.

– Township police responded to the 29000 block of U.S. Route 62 outside the township at 12:15 a.m. Tuesday to assist the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office with a physical domestic.

– Police assisted the fire department with a burning complaint at 6:12 p.m. Monday on Goshen Road where a tree was burning.

– The owner of Salem Security Storage on Depot Road spoke with police at 2:50 p.m. Monday regarding an incident that occurred on June 14 in the 1200 block of Depot Road.

– Police and KLG Ambulance both responded at 2:26 p.m. Monday to the 400 block of East Pidgeon Road for a report of a male suffering from a medical issue laying on the road. Aaron Wolford, 18, said he fell after stepping on a metal grate covering an open hole. He was checked out, but refused treatment. A family member responded to pick him up.

– Tonya Davenport, 23, of Salem, was cited for assured clear distance after her southbound vehicle on South Lincoln Avenue failed to stop and struck a vehicle driven by Kelly Paxson, 32, of Salem, who was stopped in traffic in the 1800 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 9:38 a.m. Monday. No injuries were reported.

COLUMBIANA

– Police and firefighters stood by while the Highway Patrol handled a traffic crash on Fairfield School Road near Kelly Park Road at 6:37 a.m. Monday.

– Jeff Landsberger, North Main Street, reported at 7:37 a.m. Monday someone stole and electric scooter.

– A Camelot Drive woman reported at 9:28 a.m. Monday she had a fight with her husband and he left with their kids and she wanted police to get them. Police told her they could not do that.

– A woman reported at 1:54 p.m. Monday a dog in a vehicle parked at the Sparkle Market appeared to be in distress. Police checked but the vehicle had left.

– Richard Wyant, North Bayshore Avenue, turned in a suspicious package he received at his home at 4:16 p.m. Monday.

– Jen Oliver, West Salem Street, reported at 5:56 p.m. Monday several items were missing from around the outside of her home.

– A Reichards Industries employee reported at 8:29 p.m. Monday a former employee was on the property who was not supposed to there.

LISBON

– Police were called to a home on North Market Street at 9:17 p.m. Thursday to stand by while an ambulance crew transported a resident to a local hospital.

– Larry D. Cuyler II, 37, of Altamonte Springs, Fla., was cited for driving off a state route in a semi-trailer after attempting to turn onto South Lincoln Avenue from West Lincoln Way at 12:40 p.m. Monday.

– Chad Baumgarner showed up at Huntington National Bank at 2:30 p.m. Friday, a day after he was banned from the bank for allegedly threatening an employee because his checking account was overdrawn. Police arrived and told Baumgarner he needed to leave and he would be arrested if he returned. Baumgarner was picked up by his father.

– Sharon Miller, West Washington Street, reported two males wearing jackets with hoods tried to take her Yorkie at 9:20 p.m. Friday. Miller said they left the dog as they fled after she yelled at them. The dog was injured and had to be taken to the veterinarian to be treated. Meanwhile, police searched the area but did not come across the suspects.

– Police were called at 2:33 a.m. Saturday about Justin Davis reportedly trying to remove his personal belongings out of girlfriend’s apartment on Moore Street and she trying to prevent him from leaving. Police arrived to find Davis standing across the street at Carter Lumber, and his mother arrived to take him home with her.

– Wellsville police asked for an officer to check on the welfare of Robert Moore, North Market Street, after his vehicle was found abandoned in Wellsville on Saturday. Police went to the home, but the woman who answered the door said she did not know Moore.

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON

– Mark N. Brown, 51, Pritchard Avenue, was charged with domestic violence after police were called to his home in regard to a domestic dispute at 9:19 a.m. Saturday. Brown reportedly struck his fiancee’s 16-year-old daughter in the face with his open hand, giving her a bloody nose, during an argument over the dogs being outside in the rain. Brown said this all started after she called his deceased mother a dog.

– A Huntington National Bank employee reported Thursday being threatened by a customer after he learned his checking account was overdrawn, and he was upset because the bank failed to warn him in advance. The employee said she was explaining the options available to the customer when he threatened to come to the bank and “blow your (expletive) heads off!” She was able to get the customer, Chad Baumgarner, to calm down, and an officer called Baumgarner, who said he did not recall threatening the employee but conceded he was mad. The bank closed Baumgarner’s account and he was told by police never to call the bank or show up there again or he would be arrested.

– Dale Hood, East Washington Street, reported at 8 p.m. Friday that Paula Jarreli was driving by and taking photographs of his home and granddaughter. Police spoke with Jarreli, who said she was taking photos of a sign in the yard that was directed at her family. She showed the officer the photos, and the granddaughter was not in them.

– The father of Ashley Cunningham requested an officer stand by while she picked up her children from Cherished Children Daycare at 11:10 p.m. Friday because of an incident that occurred earlier that night.

– A caller reported someone was leaning on a gate at Carter Lumber at 9 p.m. Sunday. The person was gone by the time police arrived.

– Herb Chesney, South Market Street, reported a parking complaint on his property at 6:30 p.m. June 17. The offending vehicle was being moved just as the officer arrived.

– Michelle Hall reported someone was burning brush in a yard at the corner of West Washington and South Green streets at 4 p.m. Sunday, and the fire department was called.

COLUMBIANA

– Douglas MacDuff reported at 1:10 p.m. Sunday there had been a home intruder in his home on Stanton Avenue. It was later found to be his caregiver, and he did not want her there. Police told her to leave.

– Avery Ohlin reported at 3 p.m. Sunday his vehicle was struck by another vehicle in the Sparkle Market lot while he was in the store.

– Police went to 404 N. Elm St. at 8:33 p.m. Sunday for a report of open burning there and found a cookout fire was too large. The residents were told to make the fire smaller immediately.

– A man reported at 9:57 p.m. Sunday some people tried to steal a heavy chain from his yard on South Cross Street.

– Tim Higbee, Bittersweet Drive, reported at 10 p.m. Sunday two people were riding four-wheelers in the area of Cimarron, Bittersweet and Juniper streets.

– Elizabeth Kapp, Columbiana, reported at midnight Saturday her car was damaged while parked in the Dutch Tulip lot.

– A woman reported at 1:24 a.m. Saturday loud noise was coming from a home on East Friend Street. Police warned the owner, James Hanlon, to turn it down or he would be cited.

– The County Sheriff’s Office reported at 10:15 a.m. Saturday a reckless driver was westbound on state Route 14 in the area of the 7&14 truck stop. Police checked the area but did not find the vehicle.

– Police and firefighters were called to the Arsuffi Car Wash on state Route 14 at noon Saturday for a report of an electric fire. The electric department was notified.

– An East Park Veterinary employee reported at 1:23 p.m. Saturday they were having a problem with someone damaging their box outside that they put samples in to send to the lab.

– A man reported at 4:59 p.m. Saturday a dog was barking on Court Street. Police checked the area but did not find a dog.

– A woman reported at 6:59 p.m. Saturday a wire was down on state Route 164 near Arrowhead condominiums. Police found it was a phone wire and the homeowner moved it from the road.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Stephen Bell, 27, whose last known address was 627 N. Lincoln Ave., was taken into custody on a warrant for failure to appear for criminal damaging after an officer at 7:33 a.m. Monday saw him traveling in a vehicle and recognized him as being wanted.

– Suspicious persons were reported at 6:53 a.m. Monday in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where officers located two males sitting in the bed of a truck. They said they were waiting for a friend.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported at 12:34 a.m. Monday in the 500 block of Jennings Avenue. Three people found in a vehicle said they were just talking. They were identified and it was learned that none of them had valid driver’s licenses. They were told to leave and have a valid driver return for the vehicle. Police checked the exterior of the building, also, before leaving.

– Police were called at 12:29 a.m. Monday to the 500 block of West Pershing Street for theft from vehicles. A neighbor heard loud banging coming from a business next door and saw a man dressed in black leave from behind the business with a large box. He left on a bicycle, but police were unable to find him. One vehicle had a broken front passenger window and another had a broken passenger side taillight. Nothing was missing from the vehicles. The business owner was told to contact police if anything turns up missing.

– An officer at 11:45 p.m. Sunday saw two vehicles parked in the lot of a closed business in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue, with one vehicle occupied. A female exited one of the vehicles and said she was parking there and walking up the street to visit a friend. Nothing appeared out of order.

– An officer at 11:38 p.m. Sunday spoke with a juvenile who said earlier in the night he witnessed a man in a silver vehicle attempt to pick up juvenile girls in the area of Centennial Park. The juvenile described the man and it matched the description from an earlier incident. The juvenile said the driver of the vehicle struck him with his car, knocking him to the ground as he left the area. All the complaints were under investigation. Earlier the same day at 8:08 p.m., a caller reported a man in a silver car attempted to get a juvenile girl into his vehicle and was circling the area. While officers were speaking with the caller, another witness said the vehicle was now on Columbia Street and the operator was talking with another small female. Police activated overhead lights and the described vehicle fled, allegedly running a stop sign before stopping on Pershing Street. The operator, Juan Anchondo, 26, of Berlin Center, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence.

– Police responded at 11:36 p.m. Sunday to a residence in the 2200 block of Southeast Boulevard where police had been called several times throughout the day due a man and woman not getting along. According to the last report, the woman decided to stay with a family member and was provided a ride due to her intoxication. Police had been called there for a prowler at 10:39 p.m. and found the man and woman arguing. The man had left earlier and returned, with the woman making several allegations of assault, but with no evidence found by police to substantiate the allegations. Neither one was willing to leave and agreed to go to separate rooms. At 9:41 p.m., the woman alleged the man dragged her through the yard by her neck and struck her, but the report said she had no grass stains on her clothing and no red marks on her neck to substantiate her claims. She was intoxicated and told to come Monday when she’s sober to write a statement. An officer inspected the man’s hands and clothing which showed no signs of being in a struggle. He denied doing anything physical to her and said he was only there to try to work things out after they had argued throughout the day. He was given a ride to another residence. At 5:41 p.m., the woman reported her boyfriend took her truck without her permission. The boyfriend told police he left due to not wanting to get into an argument with her. He said he always uses the vehicle, but would return it to avoid more problems.

– A man came to the police station at 11:08 p.m. Sunday to report his wallet stolen. Officers spoke to a possible suspect who said she didn’t take it and offered them a chance to check her and her purse.

– Suspicious activity was reported at 11:02 p.m. Sunday in the 300 block of Sharp Street and 400 block of West Pershing Street. A man said his son was running through several yards in an attempt to get home after he believed unknown people were chasing him. He said he saw a juvenile running through yards.

– Loud music was reported at 11:02 p.m. Sunday on South Lundy Avenue, but residents turned it down.

– A woman in the 1300 block of Cleveland Street reported at 10:46 p.m. Sunday that several juveniles in a blue sedan threw eggs on her property, but there was no damage. The vehicle drove west on Cleveland and failed to stop at the stop sign for North Union Avenue and could not be located. A caller in the 1000 block of East Third Street at 10:35 p.m. also reported juveniles in a blue car throwing eggs.

– Police were called at 9:22 p.m. Sunday to the 500 block of East School Street for a domestic dispute. A man was in a verbal confrontation with his stepfather and said the stepfather hit him in the face. A small mark was seen. The stepfather said he was in an argument with his stepson when the stepson went to hit him and he pushed him away. He said he was threatened by his stepson, who was leaving for the night.

– Michael Hughes, of Alliance, reported Sunday evening that he was following a silver Chevy sedan south on South Ellsworth Avenue just north of Pershing Street and after stopping at a stop sign, the driver of the car backed up and struck the front fender of his Harley Davidson motorcycle. There was a minor scuff mark.

– The owner of a property on West Pershing Street called at 7:54 p.m. Sunday to request removal of a resident. She was told it’s a civil matter.

– A man from East Third Street spoke to an officer at 7:48 p.m. Sunday about a situation involving property. He was told it’s a civil matter.

– A debit card found along South Howard Avenue was turned over to police at 7:20 p.m. Sunday and placed in lost and found.

– Police were called to Centennial Park at 5:12 p.m. Sunday for a juvenile complaint with 30 juveniles arguing near the pool area. All the juveniles left in different directions when police arrived. Two juveniles said someone was trying to start a fight with them. They were told to stay away from the person.

– An officer on foot was given an item found on East State Street at Broadway at 5:10 p.m. Sunday and placed it in lost and found.

– Charles Bickerton, 49, of 250 E. Third St., was cited for open container after an officer on foot at 4:17 p.m. Sunday saw him walking with an open container on the sidewalk in the 100 block of East State Street.

– Police were called at 4:10 p.m. Sunday for a trash accumulation in the 300 block of West Sixth Street where there was a trash container with garbage spilled on the ground around it. The resident said it would be cleaned up.

– A caller at 3:26 p.m. Sunday reported an animal in a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot. Police found the vehicle with all four windows down.

– A woman in the 400 block of Sharp Avenue reported at 2:54 p.m. Sunday that a dog from another property broke through a fence and almost knocked her mother down. A warning tag was left for the owner.

– A caller in the 600 block of Jennings Avenue reported at 1:49 p.m. Sunday that someone took copper wire from two utility poles.

– An animal was reported left in a vehicle in the Giant Eagle parking lot on East State Street at 1:25 p.m. Sunday, but was not found.

– A woman reported at 11:30 a.m. Sunday that her juvenile daughter ran away in the morning, but called back a short while later to report she was home.

– Domingo Diego, 22, of 414 S. Lincoln Ave., was charged with reasonable control and no driver’s license after a possible crash was reported at 6:25 a.m. Saturday near Smith Oil on State Street. The report said Diego was traveling south on Rose Avenue and went off the road and struck a fire hydrant, then struck a large rock.

PERRY TWP.

– An officer on patrol at 9:30 p.m. Sunday saw a large brush pile fire beside a residence on North Ellsworth Avenue and a person throwing a bucket of water on the fire as the flames reached a height over the roof of the home. The fire department responded to put out the fire.

– Police were called to Grandview Cemetery at 8:26 p.m. Sunday for a vicious dog off-leash complaint. The dog was reportedly chasing after people in the cemetery. No dogs were found.

– A Springdale Street resident called at 7:55 p.m. Sunday regarding an iPhone and $300 in rolled change missing after a breakup with another person who resided there. The resident wanted a report on file.

– Police spoke to Mike Farino at Grandview Cemetery on Franklin Avenue who reported at 12:06 p.m. Sunday that someone stole a piece of steel used to hold trash cans in place. Local scrap yards will be checked.

– Police assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol as they administered a test on an OVI suspect from Youngstown at 2:23 a.m. Sunday.

-Eric Bell, 25, of Salem, was charged with physical control and cited for drug paraphernalia after police were called at 2:14 a.m. Sunday for people riding on the outside of a vehicle yelling on Elberon Avenue. While police were enroute, the caller reported they were now in a different vehicle, a red Blazer. The vehicle was located and the charges filed. The drug paraphernalia charge stemmed from a metal pipe found in Bell’s pocket.

– Police responded at 9:50 p.m. Saturday to the 1100 block of West Perry Street for a possible domestic violence situation, learning there was an argument and nothing physical.

– Police initially took a phone harassment complaint over the phone from a tenant at Salem Acres on Prospect Street at 7:52 p.m. Saturday, then went to the apartment complex to listen to the recording of the call from the tenant’s relative. The two parties are in a court case set for hearing within the week.

– A Springdale Avenue resident came to the station at 4:19 p.m. Saturday with questions regarding a civil protection order they received. They were given some information and told to contact the Sheriff’s Office or an attorney for answers to other questions.

– A caller who contacted the Ohio State Highway Patrol about striking some mailboxes Friday night while avoiding a deer and leaving his vehicle was transferred to Perry Township at 3:15 p.m. Saturday since the location was allegedly south of Salem Hills Golf Club on state Route 45. Police checked the road and did not find any damaged mailboxes or a vehicle.

– Township officers assisted Salem Police on a couple of calls early Saturday morning, including an accident scene on Rose where the driver removed the license places and left, but was apprehended, and a disturbance on Short Street.

– Police were contacted at 11:29 p.m. Friday about a woman who got into an altercation with her boyfriend at Salem Acres on Prospect Street. She did not want to press charges and he left before police arrived. Information will be forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for review.

– Loud persons were reported at 10:46 p.m. Friday on South Lincoln Avenue. A resident said their kids were outside making noise and would keep it down.

– Melanie Paulin, 37, of 610 Sharp St., Salem, was cited for driving under suspension and failure to display two plates after a traffic stop at 12:08 p.m. Friday on North Ellsworth Avenue just south of the four-lane bypass. Her passenger, Malcolm Gilford, 27, of Niles, was cited for marijuana possession after being found with a small baggie of suspected marijuana. A friend came and took possession of the vehicle and Gilford was given a courtesy ride to Speedway in Salem. Paulin claimed to be having medical difficulty and an ambulance was called and she was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

– Police responded to a report of children riding bicycles in the road at North Madison Avenue and East State Street at 10:56 a.m. Sunday, but didn’t find them.

– A resident in the 200 block of North Madison Avenue reported at 5:05 a.m. Sunday that a male and female appeared to be hiding in bushes near a vacant residence. No one was found and the home was secure.

– Police responded early Sunday morning to the 500 block of Prospect Street for a public assist. A woman from North Jackson said her ride left her and she wasn’t familiar with where she was due to her living in another community. Officers located her and took her to the police station to wait for a ride from a family member.

– Hospital staff at Salem Regional Medical Center called at 3:10 a.m. Sunday to request assistance in getting a recently released patient to leave the premises. At the patient’s request, a taxi was summoned.

– Erica Sanor, 20, of 26444 state Route 172, East Rochester, and Kayla Potts, 20, of 29910 Tower Road, Salem, were each charged with underage consumption while Robert Bush, 23, of Lowville, N.Y. and Brett Johnson, 25, of Tenino, Wash, were both cited for open container after an officer on patrol saw a group of people in the 100 block of Railroad Street at 2:48 a.m. Sunday with open containers of alcoholic beverages.

– A barking dog was reported at 2:36 a.m. Sunday on Bentley, but no contact was made.

– A woman at 1:55 a.m. Sunday spoke to police on Railroad Street about a domestic violence complaint, reporting that the father of her oldest son grabbed her by the neck and said he was going to kill her. The suspect wasn’t on the scene and she was told her options.

– Loud music was reported at 12:56 a.m. Sunday on North Lincoln Avenue and Third Street. The resident had already turned it down.

– People with open containers of alcohol were reported at 12:53 a.m. Sunday in a parking lot in the 1900 block of East State Street, but were found with no alcohol.

– Seth Holenchick, 21, of 394 W. Wilson St., was charged with speeding and operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop at 12:48 a.m. Sunday on Maple Street near Morris Avenue.

– An officer on patrol at 12:18 a.m. Sunday noticed a motorcycle ahead of the cruiser which started to rapidly accelerate on East State Street near Woodland and Washington avenues. The officer clocked the motorcycle with a handheld radar at 68 mph in a 25 mph zone and activated the overhead lights and siren in attempt to stop it. The operator refused to stop and began to pass a couple vehicles. Officers terminated the pursuit at the city limits, with the motorcycle continuing east on state Route 14.

– Kurtis Materna, of the 500 block of Aetna Street reported at 12:16 a.m. Sunday that someone threw a glass bottle at a vehicle, causing damage. No suspect was found.

– Solomen Merryman of Rose Avenue reported at 12:16 a.m. Sunday that someone stole his dog but after police arrived, he said he found the dog.

– Vernon Galbreath, 42, of West South Range Road, was cited for open container after an officer on patrol at 12:12 a.m. Sunday saw him with an open container of alcohol in the 100 block of West Second Street.

– A motorist at 12:10 a.m. Sunday reported a man down in Sugartree Alley behind the recruiting office. An officer found the man bleeding from the head. Fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance responded and he was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center. The man was intoxicated and according to his wife, he was walking in the alley and fell backwards, striking his head.

– A loud person was reported at 11:53 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Vine Street, but all was quiet.

– Loud music was reported at 11:36 p.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of North Ellsworth Avenue, but the area was found quiet.

– Jodi Ward, of the 100 block of Woodland Avenue, reported at 11:14 p.m. Saturday that someone shot off a firework that landed near her residence almost hitting family members. She didn’t know who set it off or where it came from.

– Police and firefighters responded at 10:37 p.m. Saturday to a reported car fire somewhere north of the hospital on East State Street. A disabled vehicle was found in a parking lot near Roosevelt. The vehicle had caught fire, but the operator extinguished it before police arrived.

– Loud persons were reported on a porch in the 400 block of South Union Avenue at 10:29 p.m. Saturday, but had mostly left. Two people still there were told about the complaint and said they would pass on the info to others.

– A possible domestic was reported at 10:06 p.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of Third Street, but nobody was seen and nobody would answer the door.

– A caller at 9:17 p.m. Saturday reported someone in a truck parked in a lot in the 300 block of West Second Street threw beer bottles on the property.

– Police responded to a smoke investigation at 8:33 p.m. Saturday on Lexington Avenue and Continental Drive. An officer said the smoke started to turn black and also noticed the smell of burning plastic. A resident with a small fire was told the open burning laws.

– A man told police at 8:21 p.m. Saturday that he owes several people money and they threatened to damage his home. He would not identify them and was told his options.

– Intoxicated people were reported at 8:13 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of East State Street. Police spoke to two men in a vehicle and saw no alcohol and detected no odor of alcohol.

– Police were dispatched at 7:56 p.m. Saturday to the Sparkle Market parking lot on South Lundy Avenue where a man complained about vehicles parking in the private lot which had no signs posted. He was told his options. Police could not tow the vehicles since they were on private property.

– A protection order violation was reported at 7:23 p.m. Saturday on South Broadway at East Pershing. Information will be sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.

– A credit card found in the 100 block of South Broadway at 6:56 p.m. Saturday was placed in the police lost and found.

– Police responded at 6:30 p.m. Saturday to the parking lot of a business in the 200 block of West State Street where management wanted persons cleared from the parking lot who weren’t customers. Management was told to post the parking lot next year to prevent a similar problem from occurring.

– A possible fight with a large group of juveniles was reported at 6:22 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of East Pershing Street. There was no fight.

– Police at 6:21 p.m. Saturday assisted a motorist with a piece of farm equipment having difficulty navigating through the traffic on West State Street.

– A resident in the 300 block of Jennings Avenue reported at 6:05 p.m. Saturday that a suspicious male came to the door and tried to turn the knob. He was not found.

– Loud music was reported in the parking lot of Fred’s Pharmacy on East State Street at 5:59 p.m. Saturday, but wasn’t found.

– An Ohio ID card was found on East Fourth Street at 5:09 p.m. Saturday and turned over to police.

– A caller at 4:55 p.m. Saturday reported a group of juveniles walking from the area of South Union Avenue and Oak Street possibly in possession of open containers of alcohol. They were found on East Pershing Street and did not have any beverages in their possession, with no indicators that they were intoxicated.

– An intoxicated driver was reported at 4:35 p.m. Saturday in the 2300 block of East State Street, but was not found.

– Michael Jarrett Jr., 28, of Sebring, Fla., was charged with domestic violence after police were called to the 800 block of Homewood Avenue at 10:59 p.m. Friday for a domestic. A man said his son physically assaulted him.

– Loud music was reported in the 1800 block of Whinnery Road at 9:35 p.m. Friday, but was not heard when police responded.

– A reckless driver was reported at 8:53 p.m. Friday on North Ellsworth at East State Street. The vehicle was allegedly swerving around traffic at a high rate of speed, but was not found.

– A representative of Walmart, East State Street, reported at 7:59 p.m. Friday that a female stole several items and fled in a teal van. The van was not found.

– A vehicle alarm was reported going off on East Fifth Street at 5:28 p.m. Friday.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

– Police responded to an animal cruelty call at 2:43 p.m. Saturday on Euclid Street where they found numerous people playing with a puppy on a porch. The dog appeared healthy and fine.

– A bank card left in an ATM on South Lincoln Avenue at 2:38 p.m. Saturday was placed in the police lost and found.

– Police were called at 2:01 p.m. Saturday to the 200 block of East Second Street for a distraught person. Fire department first responders were already on scene, with a woman inside an ambulance. KLG transported her to Salem Regional Medical Center.

– Police responded to a medical assist at 12:30 p.m. Saturday on North Ellsworth Avenue. KLG took a woman to Salem Regional Medical Center.

– Cynthia Kane, of North Ellsworth Avenue, reported at 11:11 a.m. Saturday that the front license plate was removed from her vehicle while parked in a lot off of Sugartree Alley.

– A woman who’s five months pregnant reported at 10:14 a.m. Saturday that she was involved in a verbal dispute over personal issues which led to a physical altercation. She had no visible injuries, but was checked by fire department first responders and EMT and taken to Salem Regional Medical Center as a precaution. Her boyfriend was located and said a verbal dispute led to her attacking him and they fell in his attempt to leave the room. He had minor injuries to his arms.

– A caller requested a well-being check Saturday morning on a child in the 300 block of East Third Street. While police were en route, the mother of the child called. Both calls involved a child custody issue, with both sides told it’s a civil issue.

– A ticket was issued after police received a parking complaint at 10:03 a.m. Saturday for a vehicle parked in front of a yellow curb, blocking a sidewalk on Monroe Street.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 6:22 a.m. Saturday in the city where a man reported his girlfriend locked him out of the residence, but then let him back inside before police arrived. She said she locked him out because he was drinking and was angry and she was trying to protect her children.

– An officer on patrol at 4:15 a.m. Saturday at Fourth Street and Hawley Avenue saw four people run down an alley and go out of sight. They could not be found.

– Loud people were reported on Short Avenue at 2:43 a.m. Saturday. An officer spoke to two brothers arguing and wrestling in a back yard over family issues. They were told to separate for the night.

– Ryan Hoover, 18, of 1789 N. Lincoln Ave., and Daniel Rumsey, 18, of 1698 S. Bandy Road, Alliance, were each charged with underage consumption and minor misdemeanors for possession of marijuana and Hannah Texter, 18, of 2595 Cunningham Road, was charged with underage consumption after police were called for a suspicious occupied vehicle at 2:02 a.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of East Third Street. A 17-year-old girl was also taken into custody and charged with delinquency for an unruly offense, then released to a parent. All four were found in the vehicle and identified after officers saw contraband in plain view.

– A man in the 500 block of Columbia Street reported at 1:09 a.m. Saturday that an intoxicated female at his residence was trying to get into her vehicle and leave. An officer spoke to her and told her she would be charged if she got into the vehicle. She said she was calling a friend to pick her up.

– An intoxicated driver was reported at 12:33 a.m. Saturday in the 1300 block of Carole Drive, but was not found.

– An intoxicated person involved in a verbal altercation was reported at 12:07 a.m. Saturday in the 100 block of West State Street, but was not found.

– Suspicious activity was reported at 11:53 p.m. Friday on East State Street and South Ellsworth Avenue. The two people found said they were just waiting for a ride. They said they looked suspicious because they felt like they were being followed.

– A woman at 8:51 p.m. Friday reported a female known to her came up and punched her in the face and shoved her in the 500 block of East State Street.

– A man came to the police station at 10:59 p.m. Friday regarding some personal issues. He declined medical assistance.

– An intoxicated male was reported at 10:35 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of East State Street, but was not found. A person matching the description was found on a porch at a nearby residence but was not intoxicated.

– A resident in the 500 block of Franklin Avenue reported criminal damaging at 10:23 p.m. Friday. A man and woman police found arguing denied involvement, but the victim said they walked by his residence and the male broke a stone flower pot in his yard. They were told not to return to his property.

– An intoxicated female came to the police station at 9:49 p.m. Friday to report she was asked to leave a local establishment and did not have a ride home. Several calls were made and a ride was obtained.

– Owners of vehicles parked on the east side of Smith Oil on East State Street at 9:31 p.m. Friday were asked to move the vehicles due to a delivery of gasoline due to arrive.

– A reckless operator was reported in a red/gray car at 7:20 p.m. Friday, but was not found.

– Police were called at 7:16 p.m. Friday for a domestic in the 600 block of Cherry Street where a woman said she was involved in a verbal dispute with her brother.

– A solicitor was reported Friday evening in the 2300 block of East State Street. A man told police he thought he was allowed to sell merchandise without a city soliciting permit. He was told to stop until he gets the proper permit.

– A dog was reported at large on Ridgewood Drive at 5:43 p.m. Friday. The caller had the animal in question in her back yard and the owner was refusing to respond to pick up the animal. Officers attempted to contact the owner and left a message, with the humane officer arriving to take the dog.

– Loud music was reported at 5 p.m. Friday on Ash Street in a Chevy Trailblazer. No music was coming from the vehicle when an officer arrived, but the owner was told to keep it down.

– Illegal dumping was reported at 4:28 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Jennings Avenue, but no litter was found.

– A dog was reported at large at 2:43 p.m. Friday on Prospect Street where a caller said a neighbor’s dog got out and was running loose. An officer tried but was unable to contact the owner. The humane officer came and got the dog.

– Timothy Stanley, 58, of Hearthside Drive, was cited for a red light violation after a three-vehicle accident at 10:37 a.m. Friday on East State Street and Howard Avenue. Stanley’s southbound vehicle on Howard went through the red light, causing an eastbound vehicle on State Street driven by James White, 21, of Alliance to hit Stanley’s passenger side. Stanley’s vehicle continued and struck the front bumper of a vehicle driven by Robert Sterling, 53, of Liberty Street, who was waiting at the light.

– A dog was reported at large at 9:54 a.m. Friday on Pearce Circle, but was retrieved by its owner.

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COLUMBIANA REPORTS

– An employee at Valero reported at 1:09 a.m. Friday a vehicle with a flat tire in the parking lot.

– A passer-by reported a gas leak at 8:23 a.m. Friday in the area on North Main and West Salem Street. An officer checked the area and remained until the gas company arrived.

– Beaver Township police requested assistance at 9:58 a.m. Friday regarding a custody dispute.

– A parking issue was reported at the Firestone Park pool lot at 10:13 a.m. Friday where people were reportedly blocked in.

– A wallet was found at the Sandwich Factory parking lot and turned in at 12:23 p.m. Friday. The owner of the wallet reclaimed the wallet.

– A reckless driver was reported at 2:10 p.m. Friday traveling south on North Main Street. An officer caught up with the vehicle, which was a service technician testing the steering.

– Jamie Bertolette, Fairfield School Road, reported at 5:36 p.m. Friday harassing calls from someone he knows.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to a West 16th Street home at 1:13 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported his sister had moved back in and her soon-to-be ex-husband had been showing up creating a disturbance.

– Police responded to an unknown problem in the 100 block of South Broadway Avenue at 6:06 p.m. Thursday and found a juvenile who had fallen off his bicycle. The juvenile was transported to the Salem hospital for treatment.

– Police responded to a 700 block West State Street business at 7:06 p.m. Thursday where the clerk reported a woman had stolen a snack cake.

– A patrolling officer observed a woman in distress in the area of South Broadway Avenue and East Pershing Street at 7:38 p.m. Thursday and found that she had been bitten by a dog in the downtown area. She was transported to the Salem hospital for treatment.

– Officers responded to a possible fight in the area of South Lundy Avenue and East Pershing Street at 8:12 p.m. Thursday but were unable to find the disturbance.

– Police responded to an 1100 block East Ninth Street home at 8:24 p.m. Thursday where the resident reported seeing an unknown person in her garage.

– Joshua B. Petersen, 24, 485 Aetna St., Salem, was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle after officers responded to his home at 8:54 p.m. Thursday where his mother reported he took her car after she told him not to. Petersen returned with the vehicle while officers were still on scene.

– Robert E. Burge, 49, 129 Newgarden Ave., Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office for larceny, and also charged with possession of methamphetamine, after a patrolling officer observed him standing in a pavilion at Centennial Park after hours at 12:41 a.m. Friday.

– Megan A. McCallister, 25, 174 W. Fifth St., Salem, and Gino W. Albright, 32, Youngstown, were both charged with disorderly conduct after a patrolling officer heard them yelling and screaming during a verbal altercation in the 100 block of Railroad Street at 2:22 a.m. Friday. Both were highly intoxicated and Albright refused to stop despite being warned to. McCallister charged officers while Albright was being arrested.

– Police investigated a possible sexual assault that occurred within the city reported by someone in the Salem hospital emergency room parking lot at 3:23 a.m. Friday.

– An East Third Street resident reported on station at 3:53 a.m. Friday that she had been assaulted and robbed in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue by two people she knows.

– Police responded to an 1100 East State Street business at 4:10 a.m. Friday where a man reported a woman he knows threw a rock through his window. The woman denied the accusation. The investigation results will be forwarded to the prosecutor’s office for possible charges.

COLUMBIANA

The Columbiana Baseball Association reported at 10:50 a.m. Thursday someone stole a large metal box from the baseball fields on Metz Road.

– Mario M. Williams, West Railroad Street, reported at 4:50 p.m. Thursday someone stole his credit card.

– Cindy Lintz, West Southern Street, reported at 6 p.m. Thursday she was receiving harassing phone calls.

– Chad Love, South Main Street, reported at 6:59 p.m. Thursday he heard noises as though someone in the attic of his home. Police checked but did not find anything. A tenant in another apartment also requested police check her place to see if anyone was inside, but police found nothing.

– A man reported at 9:45 p.m. Thursday there were two motorcycles unattended at the entrance to the Columbiana Dodge Jeep dealership. Police found the motorcycles belonged to people who were there looking at cars

NEW WATERFORD

– Gary A. Shell Jr., 18, 41913 Metz Road, Columbiana, was charged with misdemeanor theft after police responded to a state Route 46 business at 6:20 p.m. Tuesday where he allegedly stole two candy bars while with a friend and then fled on foot. He was found in the Church Street area and admitted to the theft.

– An officer responded to a Taylor Avenue home at 10:38 p.m. Thursday in reference to a foul burning odor. The officer found a large unattended bonfire approximately three feet in diameter with flames reaching five feet in height with a strong foul odor. The officer was met at the front door by a young male who was unaware of the fire. The tenant of the home, who had previously been warned about open burning in April, said she did not set the fire, which was discovered to contain at least four rubber tires and rusted alloy wheels. Charges are pending.

PERRY TWP.

– Police observed a disabled semi truck with trailer blocking the northwest corner of the U.S. Route 62 and Benton Road intersection at 5:17 p.m. Thursday and found that it had lost power while making a turn westbound onto Benton Road. An officer provided traffic control until the truck could be removed.

– Police responded to a suspicious vehicle in the 1900 block of Fairview Court at 10:07 p.m. Thursday and found it occupied by two juveniles. They were warned they were on private property and told to leave.

– Jose Rojop Alvez, 31, Salem, was cited for no driver’s license after officers stopped the vehicle he was driving at 12:24 a.m. Friday because it was registered to a man with a suspended license and active warrant.

POLICE REPORTS

GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT

– Melissa L. Rockenfelder, 42, 13639 N. Main St., Beloit, was charged with driving under suspension, failure to display registration to the front and operating a vehicle with fictitious plates following a traffic stop on state Route 165 at the Goshen Township Administration Building at 2:15 p.m. June 15.

– Daniel Melvin Yarian, 44, 13471 W. South Range Road, Salem, was charged with physical control of a vehicle while intoxicated after officers responded to a report of an unresponsive driver in the area of Lisbon Road and state Route 14 at 12:15 a.m. June 16. Green Township first responders and Washingtonville police were already on scene and Yarian was conscious by the time officers arrived. Yarian, who registered at .206 BAC, said he did not know how he had arrived at his location. Officers determined he was westbound on state Route 14, traveled left of center and struck a guardrail on the south side of the roadway before traveling back over the centerline off the north side into a ditch and then back off the south side. He then left the scene and was discovered at Lisbon Road.

– Matthew P. Pittman, 25, 434 W. State St., Salem, was charged with driving under suspension and speed following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at Smith Goshen Road at 4:40 a.m. June 17.

COLUMBIANA

– A Wellman’s employee reported at 11:46 a.m. Wednesday people were taking down the no parking sign behind the business and stole hosta plants.

– Police stood by for traffic control on North Main Street while the electric department replaced a pole on North Main Street at 1:19 p.m. Wednesday.

– A Brenda Lane woman reported at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday a red van was illegally parked on Bell Avenue and did not have current plates. Police found the vehicle was legally parked on private property but had no visible registration.

– Patricia Cresanto reported at 4:47 p.m. Wednesday someone stole her debit/credit card and used it.

– A Sparkle employee reported at 7:53 p.m. Wednesday a suspicious man and woman were in the store around 5:15 p.m.

– A man reported at 8:48 p.m. Wednesday a banner stretched across North Main Street at the traffic circle had a line hanging down that would be a hazard if a semi traveled through. Police stood by until it could be taken down.

– A woman reported at 8:59 p.m. Wednesday a transformer had been struck by lightning on Lisbon Street not far from Lower Elkton Avenue. Police checked the area but did not see any problems with transformers or power outages.

LISBON

– A caller reported youths were using bad language while playing at the park basketball court at 8:39 p.m. Monday. The youths denied using bad language, but an officer told them they needed to leave for the night. The officer was told 10 minutes later the youths were still there but they were not.

– Greg Shive reported a wood chipper was blocking North Market Street at noon Monday, but police said the traffic was able to flow both ways and that the workers were almost done.

– A caller reported there was a small child near the road in the area of North Beaver and High streets at 7:23 p.m. Monday. Police checked the entire length of Beaver Street but did not locate any child wandering around unattended.

– A fight was reported outside the restrooms at Smith Oil at 10:31 p.m. Monday. Whatever was going on was over by the time police arrived because there was no one around.

– Elizabeth Stamp, a driver for Paul’s Cab service, reported at 11:17 a.m. Tuesday getting into a dispute with a woman over cab fare. The woman, later identified as Robin Parrish, asked for a ride from the Dollar General to Maple Street, and when Stamp arrived she told her that it would be $25 – $20 for coming from Salem and $5 to take her Maple Street. Stamp said Parrish only offered to pay $5 and they argued before she left without transporting her. She said Parrish is now calling her and threatening to sue her. Police told Parrish to quit calling Stamp and Paul’s Cab.

PERRY TWP.

– Police responded to the 500 block of Benton Road for an attempted burglary reported at 6:52 p.m. Wednesday by a resident who said someone attempted to push the front door in, causing part of the door frame to break. No access was gained.

– A caller at 1:53 p.m. Wednesday reported a suspicious vehicle driving recklessly in the Salem Bible Church parking lot in the 700 block of Cunningham Road. The caller photographed the vehicle and obtained the registration after the male driver stopped in the middle of the road and began arguing with her. An officer spoke to the owner of the vehicle and learned their juvenile son had the vehicle at the time of the incident. They said they would speak with him.

SALEM

– A resident in the 100 block of West Fifth Street reported at 9:44 a.m. Thursday that between 8 and 9 a.m. Wednesday and 2 and 3 p.m. Wednesday, the same two men in a silver SUV came by the residence and were on cell phones, then came by again Thursday morning. They were parking when he saw them, then pulled away. His wife and children said it appeared they could be trying to take photos with their cell phones. No vehicle matching the description was found.

– A dog was reported at large at 8:34 a.m. Thursday in the 200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The caller had the dog in the back of a truck. An officer took the dog to the humane officer.

– An anonymous person in the 1300 block of Fairview Avenue called at 5:25 a.m. Thursday to report her daughter’s boyfriend called twice during the early morning hours making threats. She said it was an ongoing problem.

– Thomas Trieff, 19, of 1158 Jefferson Ave., was charged with underage consumption after an officer on patrol at 2:44 a.m. Thursday in the 400 block of South Union Avenue saw a suspicious person/vehicle. He was found to be under the age of 21 and intoxicated. The vehicle was legally parked and secured, with Trieff processed and given a courtesy ride home.

– An officer on patrol at 2:25 a.m. Thursday saw two males take off running east in the 300 to 400 block of South Union Avenue after seeing police. They weren’t found.

– Teresa Stanton, 45, of 175 N. Ellsworth Ave., was charged with marked lanes and operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop at 1:27 a.m. Thursday on West Second Street near Ellsworth Avenue. Her vehicle was secured, she was processed at the police station and given a courtesy ride home.

– A woman in the 400 block of Franklin Street reported at 12:45 a.m. Thursday that she believes a person known to her entered her house and unplugged her cable and lamp, but did not take anything.

– Patty Weber, of Hawley Ave., reported their vehicle alarm going off at 12:29 a.m. Thursday. No damage was reported and no one was seen near the vehicle. Officers were unable to locate anyone.

-A caller at 11:32 p.m. Wednesday had questions in the 500 block of Newgarden Avenue regarding a notice to vacate a residence. The person was told the procedure for contacting the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office civil division for more information on evictions. The residence appeared vacant, but there were lights on, dogs inside and the air conditioning running. An attempt will be made to contact the owner.

– Police were called at 10:57 p.m. Wednesday to the 600 block of Vine Avenue for a dispute over property. Both sides were told it’s a civil matter.

– Police responded at 10:44 p.m. Wednesday to the 300 block of Vine Avenue for an interference with custody complaint. An officer spoke to the infant’s father and told him he could face criminal charges if he failed to return the child to the custodial mother as requested. The infant was turned over to the grandmother with the mother present. The father was told to go to court if he wants to change the custody orders.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported at 10:37 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue where two males told police they were waiting for a friend and didn’t know the area very well. They were both identified and police left.

– A Columbiana man told police at 9:41 p.m. Wednesday that his ex-wife was to return their son and daughter from court-ordered visitation at 7:30 p.m. and didn’t show up in the parking lot in the 800 block of West State Street where they were supposed to meet. He responded to her residence in Canton and made a complaint with a deputy after seeing her drive past the residence and accelerate away. He was told it was a contempt of court issue and to consult an attorney.

– Police responded at 9:33 p.m. Wednesday for a neighbor dispute in the 600 block of Vine Avenue where two males had been arguing and the one didn’t want the other in his apartment. They were told to stop all contact.

– A security alarm was checked at 9:05 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of Salem Parkway, with the exterior of a business found secure.

– Police were called at 7:23 p.m. Wednesday to the 1200 block of Westview Avenue to check on an occupied suspicious vehicle parked along the curb. An officer made contact with the occupants who were handing out political literature and waiting for the rain to stop.

– An audible alarm was reported at 7:08 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of South Broadway Avenue. All entrances were checked and the building was secure.

– An alarm was reported at 7:04 p.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of West State Street. The exterior of the building was found secure.

– A woman in the 500 block of Walnut Street reported at 6:54 p.m. Wednesday that she had a friend staying with her and now the friend moved out and left belongings behind. Officers attempted to contact the friend to pick up the items.

– A woman in the 600 block of East Fifth Street reported at 6:44 p.m. Wednesday that two males were supposed to have trimmed the shrubs at the neighboring residence, but instead cut her shrubs excessively short. She had no information on their identity and was told it’s a civil matter.

– A woman at 6:34 p.m. Wednesday reported seeing her ex-boyfriend stop and make a u-turn at F.E. Cope Drive on North Lincoln Avenue and begin following her. He left when she pulled into the lot at the police department. He was driving a dark blue Chevy Malibu, which was not found in the area. She told police she had recently filed a complaint with Perry Township Police regarding a dispute with her boyfriend. She had recently moved out and he continued to harass her by telephone. She was told to file a phone harassment report with the police jurisdiction where she resides.

– Police, fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance all responded at 5:26 p.m. Wednesday to the 300 block of Madison Avenue for a person attempting to harm himself. He reluctantly agreed to go to a hospital after talking with police.

– A vehicle in the 500 block of Newgarden Avenue was reported damaged at 4:16 p.m. Wednesday.

– A man from the 900 block of Liberty Street came to the police station at 3:58 p.m. Wednesday to talk with an officer about property he dropped off at a relative’s home. He kept referring to a previous report. The officer went to look for that report and when he returned, the man was gone.

– Police were called at 3:53 p.m. Wednesday to a parking lot in the 2500 block of East State Street for a possible intoxicated driver in a white truck, which wasn’t found.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police were dispatched at 12:24 p.m. Wednesday to the Walmart parking lot on East State Street for a well-being check after an anonymous caller reported a little girl in the back seat of a car full of trash. After arriving, an officer saw the driver walk out of the store with a little girl and relayed the complaint.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported at 10:50 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Eastview and Westview. Officers found the vehicle belonged to a local roofing company working in the area.

– Police made entry into a home in the 400 block of Franklin Street to check the well-being of the residents after a man reported at 10:48 a.m. Wednesday that he had been knocking on the door repeatedly for an hour and a half and saw a little girl in an upstairs window, but no one would answer the door. He said he had hired the male and female residents to work for him and needed them. When he saw the little girl looking at him from upstairs, he asked her to get her parents and open the door, but no one came, prompting him to call police to check on them. Police knocked on the door loudly numerous times and called out for the little girl, but no one responded. Police made entry through a window, unlocked the door and called for the little girl. A male resident came yelling loudly for officers to get out, saying police had no right to be there and broke in. Officers told him the reason they were in the home and he continued to yell to get out. He finally calmed down and officers explained they were checking on their well-being and the well-being of the child.

– A dog at large was reported at 10:29 a.m. Wednesday on East 11th Street. A dog was found laying in a driveway, but ran away when an officer approached.

– Police were called at 11:03 p.m. Wednesday to the 800 block of East Third Street for two suspicious males loitering in the area. No one was found, but an officer spoke with a male visiting someone on Rose Avenue who appeared similar to a description, but he said he had not been near the residence in question.

– Possible intoxicated drivers were reported at 10:36 p.m. Tuesday in a large black truck and a green Jeep in the area of South Ellsworth Avenue and East Pershing Street, but were not located.

– Police were called to the 600 block of Cherry Street at 10:01 p.m. Tuesday for an open burning complaint which turned out to be a legal camp fire.

– While checking a business in the 100 block of Continental Drive, police at 8:21 p.m. Tuesday found a vehicle with the windows down. A keyholder responded and secured the vehicle.

– A caller at 7:42 p.m. Tuesday reported young children left unattended in the front yard of a residence in the 800 block of Morris Avenue. An officer saw two small children playing with their mother in the back yard, with no problems observed.

– Loud music was reported at 6:48 p.m. Tuesday on East Fourth Street, but nothing was heard.

– A resident in the 700 block of East Third Street reported at 6:31 p.m. Tuesday that a known person threw a beer car in his yard. Officers identified the suspect who denied littering, but acknowledged an ongoing feud with the resident. Both were told to stay away from each other and one was told the consequences of littering.

– A dog running loose was reported at 6:12 p.m. Tuesday on East 11th Street, but was not found.

– An officer on patrol at 4:46 p.m. Tuesday saw a white GMC truck parked with the left side to the curb on East Pershing Street near South Lincoln Avenue and made contact with the driver. The owner was unloading construction equipment and was moving the truck.

– The pool manager at Centennial Park talked to an officer at 2:53 p.m. Tuesday about problems pool personnel were having with one male juvenile. The officer spoke to the boy and advised if his actions continue, his pool privileges will be suspended. He said he would follow the rules.

– A 16-year-old Columbiana boy reported at 2:47 p.m. Tuesday that another vehicle struck the rear bumper of the vehicle he was driving on East State Street near Washington Avenue. Both parties pulled into a parking lot and the other driver asked if everyone was okay, then left the scene. The other vehicle wasn’t located.

– Mary Holmes, 23, of Cleveland Street, was cited for a traffic light violation after her northbound vehicle on South Lincoln Avenue failed to stop for a red light and was struck by an eastbound vehicle driven by Fred Drotleff, 57, of state Route 9, Salem, who was on Franklin and had the green light at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. No injuries were reported.

LISBON

– Police were told Gary Holloway had been involved in an altercation at the Night Court with Brad Long and Brandon Malone at 2:24 a.m. June 12. Holloway and his wife left in separate vehicles, with Malone following Mr. Holloway and another vehicle following his spouse. An officer pulled up behind Malone and a traffic stop was initiated, resulting in Malone, 28, of Roller Coaster Road, being cited for OVI.

POLICE REPORTS

COLUMBIANA

– Someone reported at 6:55 a.m. Monday a woman was injured and walking to the police department. Police found the woman on Pittsburgh Street at the Grace Church and took her to her home. After speaking to her husband she was taken to the Salem emergency room for a mental evaluation.

– A South Main Street woman requested at 10:54 a.m. Monday information regarding domestic violence laws, as she had a case pending through children’s services.

– Randall M. Merdic, 54, Canfield, was southbound on North Main Street at 5 p.m. Monday and went off the right side into a utility pole. He was cited for failure to control.

– A North Main Street woman requested at 5:40 p.m. Monday police escort her to the home to get items and her child. Police stood by and there were no incidents.

– A man reported at 7:37 p.m. Monday there was a sick raccoon at the Links Golf Course. Police went and found the animal was not sick but was a baby and probably just wandered onto the golf course.

– Police stood by for traffic control for the electric company on North Main Street near Seventh Street at 8 p.m. Monday.

– A woman reported at 8:12 p.m. Monday a bulldog appeared to be injured in front of a Union Street home. Police located the dog’s owner who picked up the animal.

LEETONIA

– An officer responded to the 400 block of Pearl Street in reference to an unruly juvenile at 6:41 p.m. June 3.

– Police received a complaint of ongoing barking dogs at a pet shop in the 200 block of Main Street at 3 p.m. June 6.

– Police received a report of someone dumping railroad ties on the American Legion property at 4:39 p.m. June 6.

– Police responded to the 200 block of State Street at 8:05 p.m. June 6 for a report of kids on private property.

– Police assisted the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office with a domestic dispute in Washingtonville at 12:34 a.m. June 7.

– Police responded to a report of yelling and screaming at a 200 block Main Street location at 9:54 p.m. June 7, but determined the report unfounded.

– A Ridge Street resident reported identity theft at 8:12 a.m. June 11.

– Police responded to a crash reported in the 600 block of Columbia Street with no injuries and minor damage at 5:05 p.m. June 12. No citations were issued.

– Police responded to a report of juveniles breaking bottles and leaving trash on the street in the area of Pearl, Spruce and Mill streets at 12:48 a.m. June 13.

– An officer responded to the 300 block of Somer Street in reference to possible criminal mischief at 11:03 a.m. June 13.

– An officer responded to a noise complaint in the 200 block of Ridge Street at 9:50 p.m. June 14.

– A Main Street resident reported a domestic dispute on station at 1:32 a.m. Sunday. The incident is being investigated and may be sent to the prosecutor’s office for possible charges. No arrests were made at the time of the report.

– An officer took a complaint in reference to a neighbor dispute at 1:49 p.m. Sunday.

– Police responded to the area of Pearl and Somer streets at 12:32 a.m. Monday in reference to juveniles in the roadway throwing things.

– An officer responded to a 300 block East High Street residence in reference to possible drugs found at 6:24 p.m. Monday.

SALEM

– Police were called at 11:53 a.m. Tuesday to a laundromat in the 900 block of West State Street for suspicious activity. A man said that while he was doing his laundry, a male and female unknown to him went into the bathroom for an extended period of time. When they exited the bathroom, a handheld propane torch was left on the toilet seat. An officer recovered the torch and while searching the area, found other drug paraphernalia which was collected and brought to the station for proper disposal.

– City officers assisted Perry Township Police at 5:45 a.m. Tuesday to check the well-being of a commercial truck driver in the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Snyder Road. The driver was okay.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Jones Drive for a report at 1:55 a.m. Tuesday of a suspicious object. An officer found a ladder against the front of a residence leading up to the roof and an upstairs window. The area was checked and contact was made with the homeowner who said her husband left the ladder there.

– An anonymous caller at 12:22 a.m. Tuesday reported a suspicious person in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue, but nobody was found.

– A possible intoxicated driver in a small black car was reported at 11:11 p.m. Monday in the 1000 block of South Broadway. Officers only found a small dark green car and monitored it for several blocks, seeing no problems with the driving.

– Loud persons were reported at 11:07 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of North Howard Avenue, but officers found no violations.

– Property found in the rear of a patrol car at 10:57 p.m. Monday was placed in the police lost and found.

– A parking problem was reported at 10:14 p.m. Monday on South Union Avenue just north of Oak Street, with a vehicle parked too close to the intersection. The operator was located on a nearby porch and moved the vehicle.

– Police were called at 9:38 p.m. Monday to Rose Avenue for a dog at large. Officers saw a brindle-colored pit bull walking on the sidewalk, then sitting on a front porch in the 800 block of East Third Street. A woman from East Fourth Street said she was walking her dog when the other dog came off the porch and chased her down the street. She said the dog was aggressive towards her. Officers couldn’t make contact with the owner, but were able to secure the dog to a leash at the back of the property. Police will follow up with the owner.

– A dispute was reported at 9:30 p.m. Monday in the 2000 block of Monroe over keys to a vehicle. Both people were told their options.

– A woman from the 200 block of West Wilson Street came to the police station at 8:11 p.m. Monday to report being harassed by her landlord. She said he yelled at her due to a parking issue at the residence and she has had multiple issues with him concerning the condition of the residence. She was told her options and the landlord told police he spoke to her in the morning about the parking issues. The same woman had called earlier at 1:57 p.m. to report her landlord came inside the residence without her knowing. She said he had not fixed any of the repairs he said he was going to fix. Officers got in touch with a city housing inspector who came out to speak with the woman.

– A woman in the 800 block of East Third Street reported at 7:10 p.m. Monday that she believed a male she knows stole her bank card and $20 cash out of her purse in the morning hours. She cancelled the bank card and no funds were missing. The male suspect was contacted and denied stealing the items. He was not found with the items.

– A landlord reported at 6:41 p.m. Monday that tenants moved out of his property in the 500 block of Columbia Street unexpectedly and took the stove and refrigerator provided that were to remain at the property. He also said there was damage to the residence.

– An anonymous caller at 5:04 p.m. Monday reported she believes a city resident has too many animals inside the home. The listed address was Ash Street. Police said the humane officer will be contacted.

– An officer on patrol at 4:27 p.m. Monday saw excessive white smoke coming from a back yard in the 1300 block of Franklin Avenue. A person in the front yard said some leaves were in the fire ring. He was advised of the burn restrictions and said the problem would be fixed.

– Police responded to a dispute at a home in the 600 block of Fifth Street at 1:24 p.m. Monday where a man said his girlfriend’s father showed up and took her out of the house. He attempted to stop him, a verbal confrontation ensued and he was pushed, leading to a brief altercation. Both sides provided statements and the process for charges was explained, with both sides told to stay away from each other.

– A possible domestic was reported at 12:20 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of East Fifth Street regarding a property dispute between one resident and others. One item was not returned as the resident thought and words were exchanged.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– A man in the 1000 block of East Third Street reported at noon Monday that he and his live-in girlfriend were having problems. He was told it’s a civil issue.

– A woman in the 1100 block of East Third Street reported at 9:54 a.m. Monday that some suspicious items were brought to her home by a person known to her. The items were for a garage sale and she wanted to know if they were possibly stolen. The items had not been reported stolen, according to the police dispatcher. The items included two tires, a drill, a saw and a DVD player.

– A caller at 8:28 a.m. Monday reported a suspicious white truck and trailer in the Broadway Plaza parking lot on East Second Street. Officers found the people preparing to do some patch work on the plaza parking lot.

– A possible fight was reported at 5:15 a.m. Monday in the 300 block of South Lincoln Avenue where an intoxicated person allegedly showed up and attempted to fight several people before leaving. He was not found.

– A man came to the police station at 3:49 a.m. Monday to report a known male has been soliciting narcotics. He was told to call police when the situations occur. Information will be reported to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.

– Charles Butler, 35, of Youngstown, was cited for speeding and operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop at 1:35 a.m. Monday on East State Street near Highland Avenue.

– Police were called at 11:13 p.m. Sunday to the 400 block of South Lundy Avenue for a report of two people loading items from a pop machine into bags. An officer saw a man and woman in the area of the pop machine at Sparkle Market, but did not see any bags and found no potential stolen items. The man had bought a can of pop.

– Police were dispatched at 10:26 p.m. Sunday to the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue for an open garage door at a residence. The property owner said it was accidental and the door was secured.

– Police were called to a parking lot in the 2800 block of East State Street at 10:21 p.m. Sunday to check the well-being of someone in a vehicle. A woman was in her vehicle texting and said she was fine.

– A juvenile came to the police station at 9:43 p.m. Sunday to report he was walking in the 1400 block of Pershing Street near Centennial Park when two unknown males started chasing him. He said he didn’t feel in danger and was going home.

– Loud persons were reported yelling at cars driving by at 9:26 p.m. Sunday at South Union Avenue and Oak Street. An officer spoke to several people on a porch and they denied yelling at cars.

– A woman in the 100 block of West Pershing Street reported at 8:24 p.m. Sunday that someone unknown to her pulled through her driveway and when she confronted them, they called her a derogatory name and left.

– Loud music was reported at 8:17 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of East Third Street where a resident was told about the complaint and turned the music down.

– A woman in the 2200 block of Monroe reported at 7:05 p.m. Sunday that she was having problems with a person she knows and asked how to obtain a protection order. She was told her options.

– A man in the 1000 block of Liberty Street asked to speak to an officer at 6:04 p.m. Sunday about a situation with a city resident. He was told his options.

– A clerk at Murphy USA gas station on East State Street reported at 5:38 p.m. Sunday that a female driver in a purple Mercury sedan left without paying for $15.01 worth of gas. The registered owner of the vehicle said a female was driving the vehicle. She responded back to the gas station to pay and said she was having problems with her credit card.

– A cell phone found in the city was turned over to police at 5:32 p.m. Sunday and placed in lost and found.

– Police were called for an animal complaint at 4:27 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of Hawley Avenue where a woman said she saw a strange-looking animal in her back yard and on her porch. The animal was not located.

– A man on South Madison Avenue called at 3:03 p.m. Sunday to report a suspicious vehicle near his residence. He said a brown van was driven slowly past his residence on two separate occasions within 15 to 20 minutes of each other and the occupants were staring as if they were casing his home.

– Warner Blake, of West Wilson Street, reported at 12:08 p.m. Sunday that miscellaneous tools and power tools were stolen from his residence and garage.

– A person to be removed was reported at 9:21 a.m. Sunday in the 200 block of East Fourth Street. The person was told to leave and did.

PERRY TWP.

– Police saw two people riding skateboards at 11:58 p.m. Sunday in the northbound lane of South Lincoln Avenue. Both were identified and told to stay off of the street for their safety.

– An officer on patrol at 11:24 p.m. Sunday on Egypt Road was flagged down by a Goshen Township police officer regarding a suspicious man walking northbound on Egypt Road. Police located the man who said he was walking to a relative’s house. He was checked for warrants and sent on his way.

– Police responded to the 800 block of Heritage Lane at 8:48 p.m. Sunday for a civil complaint involving a couple arguing over custody of their child. The couple recently separated and there was no legal paperwork yet. The child was returned to the mother and the father was asked to leave, which he did.

– A caller at 5:13 p.m. Sunday reported a reckless operator in a small pickup with bicycles in the bed throwing gravel in the parking lot of a church on Cunningham Road.

– A woman from Springdale Street reported at 3:16 p.m. Sunday that a verbal dispute turned physical and she left the residence. The incident occurred in the morning and she wanted a report on file.

– A resident at Salem Acres in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported at 1:24 p.m. Sunday that her ex-boyfriend was threatening her. Police were able to listen to saved voicemails containing the threats. She was told how to obtain a protection order and police were contacting the prosecutor’s office for possible charges.

– A woman in the 300 block of Indiana Boulevard reported at 12:32 p.m. Sunday that the neighbor was yelling at her children for playing in the woods. Police spoke to the neighbor who denied yelling at the children. Both parties were told to stay away from each other.

– Loud music was reported at 11:57 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Plymouth Place, but it was determined the music was coming from a drinking establishment in the city.

– Loud music was reported at 10:14 p.m. Saturday in the 1700 block of Devonshire, but police could not locate any.

– Township police assisted Salem Police with an altercation in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue at 10:05 p.m. Saturday.

– Police were called at 8:58 p.m. Saturday to the 1200 block of Andrew Avenue for a domestic dispute. Police were met outside by a man who said his wife was drunk and they got into an altercation. The woman said they got into an argument and were hitting each other. Both were intoxicated and gave conflicting stories. The man was picked up at the scene and left for the night.

– Dereck Gallerani, 25, of Bridgeville, Pa., was cited for failure to stop in an assured clear distance after his vehicle struck the rear of a vehicle driven by Sierra Ice, of East Liverpool, who had stopped on state Route 45/Pidgeon Road for traffic entering the Circle K parking lot at 10:24 a.m. Saturday.

NEW WATERFORD

– Police made a traffic stop on Hatcher Road at 10:26 p.m. Friday and issued Lynette Sprouse, 3253 Creek Road, a citation for driving under suspension.

– While on patrol at 7:47 p.m. June 10, and responding to a complaint in the 3200 block of Silliman Street, the homeowner’s dog ran out the back door. It was constantly barking and growling and ran up to the responding officer, jumping and snapping. A person yelled for the dog to come back but it ran into the drive and straight back to the responding officer, jumping and snapping again. An attempt to capture it was unsuccessful and the officer took evasive action but the dog continued after him. Prior to getting the dog inside it jumped one last time biting the officer’s left hand, causing it to bleed. One person having seen what happened said, “Well you should have moved” and left the house.

– A complainant in the 3200 block of Silliman Street advised police at 3 a.m. Sunday her estranged husband has been driving past the residence, at least four times between midnight and 1 a.m. on Sunday. Police advised her to notify police immediately if future incidents occur.

While on patrol at 5:19 p.m. June 14, police observed a vehicle on North State Street and the registration check returned with the owner’s license suspended. The driver was asked what his last suspension was for and he stated he had just been charged in East Palestine with possessing marijuana. He was asked if there was anything in the vehicle that should not be there and he said there was not at first, but then stated he had some marijuana under the seat and was asked to retrieve it and did. Lee Miller, 1111 Howell Ave., East Palestine, was issued a minor misdemeanor citation for possession of marijuana and driving under suspension and the vehicle was towed away.

LISBON

– Michael W. Thomas, 35, of Westville, Fla., received multiple traffic citations for attempting to travel around storm-damaged Lisbon on Saturday. Thomas was cited for OVI, having an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, removing a street barricade and driving on a closed road.

-Shirley A. Crow, 46, East Lincoln Way, was charged last week under the noxious odors law by allowing garbage, tires and filth to accumulate on her property. She was cited after failing to clean up her property despite being given a six-week advance notice.

– Gary Holloway reported Thursday someone damaged the rear door at the Night Court bar using a brick. He believes the vandalism stemmed from a dispute involving Matt Mason, Brandon Malone and Brad Long, who were kicked out of the bar. Holloway said the trio had been following his wife around town and blocked her in at one point.

– Ron Baker reported a reckless driver was traveling in the area of East Chestnut Street, Pritchard Avenue and Race Road at 11:51 a.m. Friday. Police did not find the vehicle.

– A person by the name of Mildred reported at 5:10 p.m. Friday coming across a reckless driver on West Lincoln Way. An officer pulled in behind the silver Kia but the motorist was driving fine and gave him no probable cause to initiate a traffic stop.

– Katie Houk reported Sunday two wallets were stolen from her vehicle while she was at the Columbiana County Fairgrounds with Cathy French. One of the wallets belonged to French.

– A caller reported at 1:16 a.m. Thursday there were several juveniles walking on North Market Street and they were swearing. The responding officer did not come across the profane youths.

– A soda pop machine in the Save A Lot parking lot was found broken into on June 1 and the money inside was missing.

– A caller reported youths at the basketball court were swearing at 5 p.m. June 10. The four youths were told to tone it down or they would have to leave.

-A caller reported there were people arguing on East Lincoln Way near the Save A Lot parking lot at 8:11 p.m. June 9. Police arrived to find William Beesler and his girlfriend, Angel Lake, who said Dawn Slagle and her son had come to their apartment and threatened them. When they told Slagle and her son to get out of the vehicle, they left.

COLUMBIANA

– Police checked on a suspicious vehicle in the Corner Stone parking lot at 12:59 a.m. Sunday and found that the occupant was looking at vehicles for sale.

– A 10-day junk motor vehicle letter was sent to Harley Hostetter at 224 Quincy Ave. in reference to a 2000 Dodge station wagon at 7:49 a.m. Sunday.

– A woman reported at 11:43 a.m. Sunday there was an erratic driver on Elm Street and that there had been an incident that happened at Circle K. Police checked the area for the vehicle but did not find it.

– A boy reported at 11:46 a.m. Sunday that he was getting ready for his sister’s graduation party at pavilion no. 2 in Firestone Park and the balloons outside kept popping and he thought someone was shooting at them. Police found the black balloons had been popping due to the heat.

– Police escorted Don Miller to a home on South Main Street at 10:21 p.m. Sunday so he could retrieve some belongings.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

– Police responded to the 600 block of E. 6th Street at 1:48 p.m. Saturday for a report of a person on the property who may have been evicted. The complainant wasn’t sure if he was supposed to be there. Police were unable to locate the person in question.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Jefferson Street at 1:11 p.m. Saturday where a woman was having a medical problem and first responders stated everything was OK.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Liberty Street at 11:29 a.m. Saturday where the complainant said items were taken from her home and believed she knew who took them. An attempt will be made to contact the suspect.

– Police responded to the 400 block of Franklin Avenue at 11:24 a.m. Saturday for a domestic situation and learned it was a verbal argument over personal matters according to both people. The man left.

– At 9:31 a.m. Saturday, a person advised that an ATM card owner had left a card in the machine. The card was placed in the lost and found until the owner can be located.

– At 12:15 a.m. Sunday, police responded to the 500 block of S. Broadway Avenue for a loud music complaint and found a band playing at one establishment. Due to the business being in an industrial zoned area the noise ordinance could not be enforced.

– While on patrol at 1:32 a.m. Sunday, police observed a motorcyclist at the intersection of Jennings Avenue and W. Second Street who stopped and lost his balance and dropped the motorcycle on its side. Patrick F. Brennan, 189 Hawthorne Dr., North Benton, was charged with felony OVI due to having six prior convictions in the past 20 years. He was also cited for a turn signal violation and no motorcycle endorsement and transported to the county jail.

– Police responded to the Newgarden Avenue and Liberty Street area at 1:48 a.m. Sunday for a large fire and loud people. There was loud music and they were advised to keep it down. The music was turned off and they agreed to keep the noise down.

– Police responded to the area of S. Lincoln Avenue and Snyder Road at 3:20 a.m. Sunday to assist Perry Township police while it checked two people. Everything checked out OK.

– Police responded to the 2800 block of E. State Street at 4:40 p.m. Saturday for a report of a theft. While en route the dispatcher advised the person fled on foot and the area was checked. Police were unable to locate the man who concealed $70.79 in merchandise on his person. Officers obtained a photo of the suspect and the incident is under investigation.

– Police responded to Centennial Park at 4:45 p.m. Saturday for a report of juveniles with drug paraphernalia. They denied smoking marijuana and said they were just talking. They were advised of the complaint.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Liberty Street at 5:07 p.m. Saturday for a neighbor dispute. The complainant was upset with a neighbor who had used her driveway. Police advised the neighbor to stop.

– Police responded to the 500 block of S. Union Avenue at 5:40 p.m. Saturday where the complainant found several pairs of snow skis in his backyard. They were placed in the evidence room.

– Police received a report from the 900 block of E. State Street at 6:11 p.m. about a person driving off without paying for $51.93 in gas. A report number was issued.

– Police responded to the 200 block of W. Wilson Street at 7:18 p.m. Saturday at the request of the fire department regarding a medical problem that was explained to police.

– At 9:43 p.m. Saturday, police responded to E. School Street and E. 6th Street for a report of fireworks and upon arrival the complainant said the person in question just left in a white truck. Police were unable to locate it.

COLUMBIANA REPORTS

– A reckless driver was reported at 3:04 p.m. Saturday driving into Columbiana on state Route 46. Police checked the area, but did not locate the vehicle.

– Someone reported open doors at the old Ross House on South Avenue at 7:58 p.m. Saturday. Police investigated and found copper was missing from the house.

– The driver of a pickup reportedly backed out of a driveway on West Friend Street at 8:40 p.m. Saturday, struck a telephone pole and left. Police found the pole.

– A woman cleaning carpets at Columbiana Buick Cadillac Oldsmobile reported at 10:22 p.m. Saturday a gold Ford Focus had been parked on Railroad Street near the bay doors all night. She had just found the light had been turned on in the vehicle, but no one was around. Police found the vehicle, unsecured with the parking lights on. The vehicle is owned by Alexa Summers of Leetonia, but police were unable to find a number to reach her.

POLICE REPORTS

Salem reports

– Police responded to the 1400 block of Allen Road at 11:53 a.m. Friday where a complainant advised items in a locker that may be illegal. Officers advised that the proper authority would check it out.

– Police responded to the 400 block of S. Lundy Avenue at 12:14 p.m. Friday where a woman tripped and fell entering the lobby of a store suffering a cut over her right eye and was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Liberty Street at 9:32 a.m. Friday where the complainant advised a man was hanging around their garage off and on for the last couple of days. The complainant asked for extra patrol in the area and the alley behind the garage.

– Police responded to the 2800 block of E. State Street at 11:37 a.m. Friday where a woman fell by a vehicle and needed assistance. The fire department first responders advised she was not going be transported and the assisted in getting her up.

– At 3:29 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1100 block of E. State Street when a caller reported a male juvenile striking their vehicle with a stick and causing damage. The youth was located and he admitted to striking a stick on the pavement and a piece broke off striking a car but he did not cause any damage. The vehicle was checked and there was no damage.

– Police responded to the 600 block of Ohio Avenue at 3:05 p.m. Friday where a complainant advised a red chopper-style bike was stolen from the side of the residence.

– Police received a call from a resident in the 600 block of Woodland Avenue at 12:44 a.m. Friday from a woman receiving harassing phone calls and wanted it stopped. An officer contacted the suspect and advised her to quit.

– Police responded to the 100 block of S. Lincoln Avenue at 4:44 p.m. Friday for a report of an irate woman who was calm when police spoke to her. She said she was waiting for a ride and a cab was summoned to transport her to her residence.

– A woman was on station at 7:46 p.m. Friday advising she had a court order for custody of her children from her ex-husband. The order requested police to respond with her to obtain her children. Police responded to the 200 block of E. 5th Street and stood by.

– Police responded to the Jennings Avenue and W. 6th Street intersection at 10:32 p.m. Friday for a report of fireworks and located the source. They said they would cease setting them off.

– Police responded to the 800 block of E. 5th Street at 11:14 p.m. Friday and assisted Perry Township police in locating a man wanted on a warrant from Columbiana County. Several people at the address said he no longer resided there.

COLUMBIANA REPORTS

– A disabled vehicle was reported at 5:08 a.m. Friday in the area of Lisbon Street and West Friend Street. The vehicle belonged to a paper carrier, who would pick up the vehicle later in the day.

– An employee of PNC Bank reported at 7:13 a.m. Friday a man sitting in front of the bank. An officer spoke to Kevin Haas, who said he was dropped off by CARTS, and his supervisor will pick him up to take him to work at a nearby farm. A dispatcher from CARTS also confirmed this matter.

– Michelle Barnhart, state Route 14, reported at 8:17 a.m. Friday she spotted Teresa Sauerwine at Barnhart’s residence without her permission.

– Police assisted fire crews at 9:56 a.m. Friday regarding a fire at a South Bayshore Drive home. Officers forced entry into the house, which was unoccupied, after seeing smoke. A pan was found on the stove, which created the smoke. Attempts to contact the homeowners were unsuccessful.

– A West Park Avenue woman reported at 5:32 p.m. Friday two cars, a Chrysler PT Cruiser and a Chevrolet Cavalier, speeding up and down an alley near her house, and was concerned someone would get hurt. An officer spoke to Rikki Wood, who was given a warning.

– A maroon Ford Mustang was reported at 7:22 p.m. Friday leaving the area of Heck’s Restaurant on East Park Avenue, which the driver had possibly been drinking.

POLICE REPORTS

Salem

– A Lisbon resident reported at 11:18 a.m. Thursday that her wallet containing personal documents and cash was stolen from her purse in her vehicle while it was parked at an East State Street business the prior day.

– A West Eighth Street resident reported ongoing harassment from a man he knows at 11:49 a.m. Thursday.

– Police responded to a report of loud people in the 900 block of East Sixth Street at 3:06 p.m. Thursday and found a minor dispute between two friends in a large group.

– During a follow up investigation at an East State Street grocery store at 5:04 p.m. Thursday officers were told of a theft that occurred at the business earlier that day.

– Police responded to the Salem hospital at 7:53 p.m. Thursday where a woman was reportedly in the lobby asking for money and cigarettes. She was advised to stop and return to her husband’s room.

– A patrolling officer was flagged down in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue at 9:44 p.m. Thursday where an intoxicated man had fallen and struck his head on the pavement. First Responders and EMT arrived and transported the man, who had become combative, to the hospital for treatment.

– Officers responded to a South Lincoln Avenue home at 10:37 p.m. Thursday where a resident reported a suspicious man had been at the home asking for someone who didn’t live there, then returned later and removed a screen from a window before fleeing.

– Police responded to Bob Evans at 1:19 a.m. Friday for a report of a woman in red pajamas pulling at the doors. The woman said she was trying to get to the hospital where her husband was a patient and had thought the restaurant was open.

Perry Township

– John F. Cusick, 47, 5071 Marble Road NE, Kensington, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear for child support following a traffic stop at Butcher and Cunningham roads at 11:11 a.m. Wednesday.

– An Overlook Drive resident reported at 11:23 p.m. Wednesday a domestic violence issue she had just learned about.

– An officer responded to the Salem Bible Church at 11:15 p.m. Thursday for a report of someone spinning circles with a vehicle in the parking lot. The officer was unable to find the vehicle, but noted the displacement of gravel.

Columbiana

– A man reported at 6:53 p.m. Wednesday a semi truck was trying to back into the Reichards Industries parking lot on Fairfield Avenue and had traffic blocked for about 10 minutes. It was found that the semi was an oversized load and was able to get back in and would be parked there until the Highway Patrol arrived for an escort in the morning.

– Darlyne Whaley, reported 8:50 p.m. Wednesday Linda Baker was just at her door and had been warned the night before that she was not to be there.

– Someone reported at 6:38 a.m. Thursday a dump truck sitting along state Route 14 near the creek had smoke coming from the rear tires. Police found the truck and determined there was no fire.

– Sarah Francis, Quincy Avenue, reported at 9 a.m. Thursday her neighbor’s vehicles were illegally parked. Police checked and found the vehicles were parked properly on their own property, although two vehicles on the property were not current on registration.

– An Old Saybrook woman reported at 12:37 p.m. Thursday a neighbor kicked her dog.

– Anita Smith, Herbster Street, reported at 8:30 p.m. Thursday a vehicle stopped in front of her home and the driver began asking questions about her roof and she believed they were acting suspicious. Police determined there were no problems.

– A woman reported at 9:32 p.m. Thursday a woman was dancing in the middle of Union Street south of Main Street and would not move when she approached with her car. Police warned Jamie Booher to stay out of the road.

– A man reported at 11 p.m. Thursday some kids were walking around the high school and along the side and when he got to the stop sign they headed toward the back. Police checked and found a young couple out on the track enjoying a walk.

Lisbon

– Dale Hood, Exchange Street, reported at 3:31 p.m. June 4 there was a possible fight in the Webber Funeral Home parking lot. Police found two people there in a white Ford Taurus and the driver said her friend was having a panic attack and that she was going to take her to the Salem hospital.

– Ed Duko, East Chestnut Street, reported at 8:53 a.m. June 6 two windows were busted out of the McKinley Elementary building.

– An Ohio Edison employee requested at noon June 6 police look for a camera that was put on one of their power poles. Police found the camera on Lee Avenue and advised Ohio Edison that since it was on their pole they would need to have it removed.

– Lindsay Combs, West Washington Street, reported at 8:51 p.m. June 7 her ex-boyfriend has been harassing her by constantly texting or calling even after she asked him to stop, and on some occasions he has actually come to her home and forced himself inside. Police had Combs read the messages to them and determined they were not threatening in nature and advised her not to answer the door if he comes over and to seek a protection order if she felt her life was in danger.

– Police went to the Save-A-Lot parking lot at 8:12 p.m. June 9 on a report that people were arguing. Police spoke with William Beesler and Angel Lake, who said that Dawn Slagle and her son came to their apartment and threatened them.

– Kim Hays, East Pine Street Extension, reported at 7:36 p.m. Tuesday her neighbor came outside and started yelling at her kids while they were playing ball in her backyard. Hays told police the neighbor was yelling because the ball had went into their yard a few times. Police spoke with the neighbor, who said that they confronted the children because they kept hitting their pool house and residential house even though they had asked them several times to not hit the house. Police told Hays to tell her kids they needed to keep the ball on their own property.

– Someone delivering for the Morning Journal reported at 3:17 a.m. Wednesday two teenage girls ran from Grandview to the high school and when one saw the paper delivery they ran west on Pine Street toward Thomas Road.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– A live wire was reported down at 7:12 a.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of West 10th Street. It was found to be a cable wire pulled down by a passing delivery truck and wasn’t a traffic hazard. The homeowner was calling the cable company for repairs.

– Police responded to the post office parking lot on Penn Avenue for a report at 4:20 a.m. Wednesday of a woman sitting in a silver car who appeared intoxicated. The vehicle was not found.

– Gerald A. DiPanfilo, 61, whose last known address was listed as East State Street, was cited for driving under suspension after an officer intiated a traffic stop at 2:23 a.m. Wednesday on a white Chevy Cruze due to the registered owner being suspended. The traffic stop occurred in the area of Sharp Avenue and West Pershing Street.

– A resident in the 800 block of East Fifth Street called in a barking dog complaint at 12:21 p.m. Wednesday, saying they were asleep when the neighbor’s dog started barking. An officer spoke with the neighbor about the complaint.

-Police were dispatched to the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue for possible suspicious activity at 11:27 p.m. Tuesday inside a closed building where lights were seen. Officers found the source coming from outside the building, which was secure.

– A woman in the 1100 block of East Third Street reported at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday that she asked her daughter to stop contacting her last week and her daughter has been text messaging and calling her since then. An officer left a message for the daughter.

– An officer on patrol at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday was told about a parking complaint by a male in the 600 block of Euclid Street. A Chrysler mini van and a Cadillac were both parked on a curve in a no parking zone. The officer was able to contact the owners and have the vehicles moved.

– Police responded to the 900 block of Liberty Street at 8:25 p.m. Tuesday for a neighbor dispute. Both neighbors said an argument occurred and they wanted the other side told not to make contact. Both sides were told to cease contact with each other.

– A dog was reported locked in a vehicle in Centennial Park at 8:11 p.m. Tuesday. The vehicle was found and the windows were half down and the dog did not appear in distress. The owner was found and said they were only out of the vehicle a few minutes and were leaving.

– An elderly woman in the 2100 block of Monroe Street reported at 7:44 p.m. Tuesday that she was having trouble getting in her residence due to a gray Ford sedan parked in front of her building. The car was found parked directly in front of the sidewalk leading from the street to the apartment building in an area with the curb clearly painted yellow. The officer was unable to contact the owner and issued a parking ticket for blocking the sidewalk.

– Police were called at 7:11 p.m. Tuesday to the Smith Center, at 500 E. Fourth St., where a woman reported a male resident was smoking in a non-smoking building. She was told it’s a civil matter and eviction laws would have to be followed.

– A caller at 7:05 p.m. Tuesday reported a loud 4-wheeler being operated on a property on Cherry Street not owned by the rider. An officer made contact with a man who said he was purchasing the land and has a contract with the owner to be on the property, which was confirmed with the owner. He was told about the noise complaint and said he makes sure his son puts the 4-wheeler away before dark. He was also told to make sure the 4-wheeler doesn’t go on the street.

– Mary Alice Shoup, of Shady Lane, reported at 7 p.m. Tuesday that her plastic newspaper box was removed from the end of her driveway.

– A Youngstown man spoke to officers on station at 6:38 p.m. Tuesday to report an incident at his workplace on Allen Road which he believed was harassment. He already spoke to management about the problem. An officer told him options.

– An anonymous caller at 6:37 p.m. Tuesday reported driving by a house in the 100 block of East Fourth Street and seeing a dog on the porch roof. When police arrived, neighbors had gotten the dog back inside and closed the second story window. The humane officer was called to check on the animal’s well-being, but before she arrived, the dog had opened the window again. Neighbors got the dog down and tied it in their back yard to await the owner’s return. The animal appeared normal and the owner returned shortly after the incident.

– Police were called at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for a possible fight, but did not witness any violence. An officer spoke to a male in a vehicle and a woman on a front porch and learned they were talking loudly to each other from the porch to the vehicle. There were no signs of a fight.

– Police responded to Centennial Park at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday for a report of male juveniles tossing smoke bombs out of a dark maroon vehicle. A vehicle matching the description was found with several male juveniles around it. The juveniles said they didn’t know anything about the smoke bombs and none were seen in or around the vehicle.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 4:48 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. A woman said her significant other broke an item of hers during an argument. She was told it’s a civil matter and was told her options.

– A dog at large was reported at 3:46 p.m. Tuesday in the 900 block of Liberty Street. A large white short-hair pit bull mix was found on Granite Avenue with a blue collar and no tags. The humane officer was called and was able to secure the dog.

– A woman on Westview Avenue reported at 3:29 p.m. Tuesday that she was the victim of a scam last Thursday. She was contacted by a male claiming to be her grandson who said he was in Mexico and involved in a traffic crash. He said he needed $2,000 sent to him to pay for the damages to the rental car. The woman purchased money pak cards and sent the money. She later discovered that the caller was not her grandson and he was not in Mexico.

– An officer checked for children playing in or near the road between Cedar Ridge and the driveway to Briargate at 2:36 p.m. Tuesday. A few children were in the area but not in the street. They were told the dangers of the road, but they denied being on the road.

– The manager of a 2700 block East State Street business reported at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday that he was terminating an employee and wanted to be certain there were no problems. The female left without incident and the matter will be investigated.

– Matthew Sturgeon talked to police in the 200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 3:20 p.m. Tuesday to report his dog, a Cane Corso, was missing from his apartment on Cedar Ridge. He believed someone removed the dog from the apartment which was secure. The dog was described as 7 years old, brown, with a blue collar. The dog went missing after midnight.

– A couple from the 600 block of Franklin Avenue reported at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday that while searching Facebook, they saw an offer that a company called Pet Travel Agency was selling purebred dogs for the price of a $250 plane ticket. They sent money to the agency through Moneygram after several instant messages and texts were exchanged. They have since heard nothing from the agency and looked up information online and found out it’s a scam.

– A woman in the 800 block of Morris Avenue reported at 1:25 p.m. Tuesday that since a dispute with her neighbors last Saturday, the neighbors have been shouting insults at her and her fiance when they’re outside. She wants them to stop and let it drop. The neighbors were not home when police stopped by.

– A barking dog was reported in the 200 block of Woodland Avenue at 11:59 a.m. Tuesday. The dog was tied to a tree in the back yard and nobody was home. A warning tag was issued.

– Police were called at 11:43 a.m. Tuesday to Home Savings Bank on East State Street for a man who was irate. Police were told the person had left before they arrived.

– Police responded to a medical call at 9:47 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of Franklin Avenue where an elderly woman fell backwards, striking her back and head on the floor. She was taken to Salem hospital.

Columbiana

– A Western Southern Avenue woman reported at 1:14 a.m. Monday she could hear noises outside her home and it was causing her dogs to bark and was concerned it may have been a prowler. Police checked but found no one there.

– A Terre Verde woman reported at 3:43 a.m. Monday someone rang her door bell and when she checked no one was there. Police checked the are but found no one.

– A Fairfield Avenue woman reported at 12:46 p.m. Monday there was a dead raccoon in her driveway. She later reported it was not dead but sick. Police went an euthanized the animal.

– A woman reported at 4:24 p.m. Monday there was a reckless driver southbound on state Route 14. Police checked but did not find the vehicle.

Lisbon

– A caller reported a female driving a red Grand Prix just placed a child in a car without properly restraining the child and they were leaving the Smith Oil parking lot at 8:38 p.m. Monday. Police checked the area but were unable to locate the vehicle.

– Police were called to a to a domestic dispute on North Market Street at 12:47 a.m. Tuesday, where a drunken and argumentative man was preventing his wife from leaving with their son. After the man was told his wife and son were free to leave if they chose, and the wife said she would go to her mother’s home in New Waterford.

– A loud music complaint was received on West Washington Street at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Police did not hear any music upon their arrival and officers knocked on the door but no one answered. Later, the department received another loud music complaint at the same residence, and again the officer could hear no such noise.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– A barking dog was reported at 6:44 a.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The homeowner was contacted and took the dog inside.

– Police responded to a medical call at 5:04 a.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Arch Street where a man was having trouble breathing. KLG transported the man to Salem Regional Medical Center.

– A 17-year-old male was taken into custody and charged with unruliness for violating curfew after a traffic stop for an equipment violation at 2 a.m. Tuesday on West State Street near Sharp Avenue. The operator was found to be under 18 years old and in violation of curfew. He was released to his mother.

– Police were called at 10:38 p.m. Monday to the 900 block of West State Street for a report of a suspicious male walking in and out of a business. He also asked several persons for use of their cell phones. An officer spoke to the person who said he was waiting for a ride, but then said he would leave. No problem was found.

– Police responded for an alleged dog bite at 9:43 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of Franklin. Two juveniles said they were attacked by a black lab in the back alley in the 400 block of South Broadway. Officers checked the area and attempted to make contact at the residence where the attack allegedly took place, but no contact was made. A photo was taken of the wounds on the juveniles’ knees. They suffered minor scrapes with no apparent bite marks.

– Two female juveniles and their mothers met with officers at the police station at 8:59 p.m. Monday regarding threats made. The juveniles reported receiving text messages and Facebook messages that another female juvenile was going to do serious physical harm to them. Information gathered will be turned over to a juvenile officer.

– An ambulance was needed at 8:45 p.m. Monday for a female in the 200 block of East Third Street who said she was ill. She was transported to the hospital.

– A domestic was reported in the 900 block of Liberty Street at 5:04 p.m. Monday. No violence or threats of violence were reported. The two people had been arguing and one was leaving.

– A reckless operator was reported at 4:13 p.m. Monday near South Ellsworth and West Wilson Street, but the vehicle was not found.

– Timothy Crowl, of the 800 block of Morris Avenue, reported at 2:40 p.m. Monday that his garage was egged.

– A man came to the station at 12:16 p.m. Monday to report someone entered his residence on East Third Street while he was away over the weekend and stole miscellaneous items from a dresser in his bedroom.

– Police responded at 11:50 a.m. Monday to a report of a mental/disturbed male in the middle of the road in the 700 block of South Lundy Avenue barking like a dog at passing vehicles. Officers checked the area and his residence, but he was not found.

– A barking dog was reported at 11:46 a.m. Monday in the 200 block of Woodland Avenue. A caller said the owners leave the dog outside all day long and leave for several days. The humane officer was contacted and asked to respond for the animal.

– Robert Cope, 74, of Depot Road, Lisbon, was cited for assured clear distance after his northbound vehicle on South Ellsworth near Wilson struck the rear of a northbound vehicle driven by Glenda Gano, 73, of Votaw Boulevard, Lisbon, who was slowing for a stop sign at 10:51 a.m. Monday. No injuries were reported.

– An obstruction was reported in the road at 9:58 a.m. Monday on East State Street and North Ellsworth Avenue. The items were removed and were on the curb lawn.

– A man on Southeast Boulevard reported at 9:28 a.m. Monday that his ex-girlfriend was calling and leaving threatening messages in reference to their recent break-up.

Lisbon

– Charles Bosel was sitting in line at the drive-up window at the Huntington Bank branch at noon June 4 when the Ford Expedition, driven by Corey Miller, drifted backward into his Jeep Wrangler, damaging the front bumper.

– A caller reported there was a lot of activity involving a parked car at the community pool at 5:34 p.m. May 19. Police found three adults talking by an SUV, but they moved to the Play Town playground with their children while the officers were there.

– Police were asked to assist a St. Clair Township police officer serving court papers on a person who lives on Caldwell Avenue at 9 a.m. Friday. No one was home at the time.

– Chris Brown, West Chestnut Street, reported at 1 p.m. Thursday that Nicole Hilton just went off on him for no reason, and Hilton then came to the police station to accuse Brown of the same thing. Hilton was told she needed to go through the courts if she wanted to evict Brown.

-Sandra Smith, West Chestnut Street, reported at 10 a.m. Thursday that folding tables were stolen from her curb lawn after she had set them against a tree 20 minutes before. Smith has a surveillance camera on her porch and it showed a woman in a new Ford Escape take the tables. The officer told her perhaps the woman thought Smith was throwing them out.

-William Hawkins reported at 4 a.m. Sunday he was at the state Route 517 home of Amber Rohm when her ex-boyfriend, Jordan Swain, arrived and threw him to the floor. Meanwhile, Rohm called the sheriff’s office to say she wanted Swain removed but he keeps trying to get back in the house. Upon arrival, neither Hawkins or Rohm wanted anything done. Hawkins then left and Swain remained, but then Swain called back to say he wanted to sleep in his truck. Police took Swain’s keys and told him he could pick them up at the station after he sobered up. Another call was later received from Swain, who was then at the entrance to the county fairgrounds. He was given a ride to his home on Mattix Road.

– An officer on patrol came across a VW bug traveling on North Beaver Street with sparks emanating from under the rear of the vehicle from a flat tire at 1:17 a.m. Monday. The unidentified driver was not impaired, and Baker Towing was called to transport the vehicle since it was unsafe to continue driving the vehicle in that condition.

-A woman stopped at the station at 12:25 p.m. Monday after reportedly seeing a domestic dispute on East Lincoln Way. The woman was walking when she saw a male strike someone or something inside the home. Police arrived and found five adults and five children living at the address, and there was no evidence of any fight or any disturbance.

– A barking dog complaint was received on West Washington Street at 2:43 p.m. Monday. Police spoke to unidentified owner about the need to keep his dog from barking.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

-The owner of Pure Pet, 148 Penn Ave., reported at 1:17 p.m. Monday that someone pried on the pull handle of the rear door to the business, bending the handle. No entry was gained.

– An officer was called at 11:43 a.m. Monday to North Ellsworth Avenue to check on some juveniles at the corner of Fourth Street and Ellsworth. A caller thought the children playing were going to go out into the street and get hit by a car. An officer spoke to a young boy about the concern and he talked to his mother, who was on the porch and didn’t speak English.

– A woman in the 500 block of South Union Avenue reported at 11:32 a.m. Monday that her house was egged. Within the past two weeks, she said new neighbors have been causing several problems in the neighborhood. Beer bottles were seen broken on the sidewalk near the neighbor’s residence. Contact was made with the neighbors and they were told about the complaint and denied throwing any eggs. They were told if problems continue, they may face charges.

– Police were called at 10:27 a.m. Monday to the Walmart parking lot on East State Street for suspicious activity. A trunk was open on a vehicle and a man from another vehicle took something out of the trunk and left. Officers secured the trunk and attempted to locate the owner to see if anything was missing, but could not find the person. Upon further review, dispatch said the owners of the two vehicles knew each other.

– An unknown problem was reported at 9:52 a.m. Monday with an abandoned house on East Fourth Street. The screen door was found busted, but the residence was secure.

– An officer on patrol at 8:26 a.m. Monday saw a dog at large and attempted to make contact with the dog but was unable to do so.

– A reckless vehicle was reported at 8:14 a.m. Monday in the 700 block of West State Street pulling into a parking lot, but had left before police arrived.

– Police responded to the intersection of North Lincoln Avenue at East Sixth Street at 6:13 a.m. Monday for an object in the road. An officer put a manhole cover back in place.

– A dog at large was reported running around a business in the 500 block of Prospect Street at 9:18 p.m. Sunday. The business owner was contacted and said they would check on the dog.

– An officer on patrol at 8:27 p.m. Sunday was flagged down by a citizen in the 400 block of South Lundy Avenue for a suspicious male in the 600 block of Aetna Street. She was told to call police the next time she witnessed the man near her residence.

– Police were called at 8:15 p.m. Sunday to Reilly Stadium for a report of suspicious activity. A woman saw two people walking westbound who appeared to be carrying wire and a gutter. They were not found.

– An audible alarm was reported at 7:50 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue. The exterior of the business was checked and found secure.

– A man in the 1300 block of East State Street reported at 6:45 p.m. Sunday that he let a friend move in with him, but the friend wouldn’t move out when he asked him to leave. He was told it’s civil and he’ll have to evict him. He was told his options.

-An officer responded at 7:03 p.m. Sunday for a report of a man needing assistance on Washington Avenue. He was described as walking with a limp, but was not found.

– Thomas Hurst, 60, of 7050 Salem-Unity Road, was charged with theft after turning himself in after police were called for an alleged shoplifter at 6:24 p.m. Sunday at Walmart on East State Street. The officers were initially unable to locate the person after getting a description and were told the person put items into a vehicle occupied by two others. Officers were able to recover the items from the vehicle and determine that the person re-entered Walmart after placing the items in the vehicle. Video surveillance showed that he had taken more items from the store and ran into the woods. Charges were pending, then officers spoke to the suspect who responded to the police station to turn himself in. Hurst was charged and released on his own recognizance. The vehicle containing the items had been seen leaving the parking lot and was stopped by police, with the people inside identified and the items recovered.

– A caller at 5:26 p.m. Sunday reported juveniles trespassing in a vacant home on Aetna Street. Officers checked inside the home, but found no one.

– Police responded to the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard at 4:46 p.m. Sunday for a report of an upset/irate person wanting to harm themselves. Officers spoke to the person and called for fire department first responders and an ambulance. The person was taken to the hospital.

– A woman in the 600 block of Sharp Avenue reported at 4:42 p.m. Sunday that her boyfriend threw an object at her head while they were arguing. No injury was observed, but first responders and an ambulance responded. The boyfriend said they were arguing when she threw a box down the stairs and he threw it back up. He said it landed nowhere near her. She refused to fill out a statement and did not want taken to the hospital. Both were told to remain calm and stay in separate areas of the house.

– Officers on patrol at 4:30 p.m. Sunday saw a man acting strangely in the 1800 block of East Pershing Street. The man said he was fine and was on his way home.

– Police were called to Salem Regional Medical Center at 4:06 p.m. Sunday for an assault report. A male said he was punched by a known associate late in the evening on Saturday. The alleged assault is under investigation.

– An anonymous person came to the station at 3:45 p.m. Sunday to speak with an officer about illegal drug activity in the city. Information will be sent to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.

– A woman on West Wilson Street came to the station at 3:30 p.m. Sunday to speak with an officer about a person who lives in the neighborhood. She was told her options.

PERRY TWP. REPORTS

– Loud music was reported in the 400 block of Benton Road at 12:49 a.m. Monday. The resident turned it down.

– A domestic was reported at 5:45 a.m. Sunday in the 1600 block of Filmore. The report said the female refused to cooperate and the male decided to leave the residence. The township was assisted by Salem Police.

– Robert James Ketchum Jr., 26, of Salem, was charged with a red light violation, expired temporary tag, driving under suspension and felony receiving stolen property after police initiated a traffic stop at 12:09 a.m. Sunday on Bethel Drive for a red light violation. He was taken to the Columbiana County jail pending arraignment, with the vehicle towed. The registration on the vehicle was found to have been reported stolen to Salem Police.

– A reckless driver was reported at 10:21 p.m. Saturday on Georgetown Road, but police were unable to find the white Ford Taurus.

– A resident of Salem Acres in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported a disrespectful juvenile in the parking lot who allegedly refused to listen to an adult when told to go back to the juvenile’s apartment. The report at 8:26 p.m. Saturday said the juvenile became unruly toward the adult. Police spoke with the resident, the 6-year-old juvenile and a parent to resolve the matter.

– Police were called at 8:06 p.m. Saturday to the 1700 block of West State Street for a domestic complaint. Police spoke to the estranged spouses who said the verbal altercation was over their children. There were no signs of violence. They were separated for the night.

– A resident on Highland East called at 12:52 p.m. Saturday regarding problems with the landlord. The person was told to check the lease agreement and confer with a lawyer.

– Ryan Oliver, 35, of Baum Street, East Liverpool, was taken into custody on a warrant for failure to appear after a traffic stop on Depot Road at 10:08 p.m. Friday. Oliver was a passenger in the vehicle. The driver was cited for an equipment violation.

– A possible intoxicated driver on a motorcycle was reported at 5:09 p.m. Friday in the area of state Route 9, but was not found.

LISBON REPORTS

– Donna Mason reported May 19 a semi-truck was driving on West Washington instead of a state route. Police checked the area and side streets but did not find the truck.

– Daniel Powell, West High Street, reported Friday the valve stems on two of his vehicles had been cut and the tires were flat.

– Amanda Wilson, East Lincoln Way, reported Thursday her phone was missing.

– A loud noise complaint was received at 2:18 a.m. Friday, and police went to the rear of the Motorcycle Dream Shop and Night Court and told the people hanging out there to keep it quiet, and they agreed to comply.

– Luis Alicea Jr., 49, East Lincoln Way, was arrested for domestic violence after police were called to his home at 12:27 a.m. Wednesday. Alicea’s wife, Samantha, reported her husband slapped her near the eye while they were arguing and she responded by spitting at him. Mr. Alicea denied touching her and he said the injury around her eye must have been self-inflicted. Police were called back to the residence two hours later because her husband’s daughter was acting belligerent toward Samantha. The officer remained until the daughter left.

– Cynthia Harvey, Applegrove Apartments, reported Sunday she was being harassed by Raphael Coronado, who continuously knocks on her door. Coronado was advised by police to leave Harvey alone.

– Jeff Seese, West Washington Street, reported arriving home Sunday to find his laptop computer and 50-inch flat screen TV missing, and there was no sign of forced entry.

– Mitchel D. Kessler, North Market Street, backed out of his driveway and struck a vehicle parked in the alley belonging to Robert Bye. This occurred at 1:22 p.m. Saturday.

– A caller reported a couple at the basketball court at the park appeared to be sitting in a sexual way and smoking marijuana at 5 p.m. Sunday. The responding officer saw a couple sitting separate from each on a table next to the court and neither was smoking.

– A clerk at Smith Oil reported Nicole Hilton was back asking customers for money at 4:34 p.m. Sunday. Police found Hilton walking on Chestnut Street and immediately denied being up to anything. She was told not to go back to Smith Oil and to stay on the sidewalks when walking.

– Stephanie Krsvonak asked for an officer to stand by while she retrieved personal belongings from a home on Sherman Street at 2:16 p.m. Sunday. After an officer arrived, Krsvonak said she changed her mind and was going to try to work things out and remain at that address.

– Police were called to the Community Action Agency’s public health clinic on May 21 in regard to a grandmother possibly being abusive to a 5-year-old child. The report was forward to the county Children Services agency.

– Jon Danver reported seeing someone very drunk on Lions Club Road under the Canton Bridge at 3:31 p.m. June 2. The drunk turned out to be a 15-year-old boy, who could barely stand and was belligerent and threatening police. His mother arrived just before the boy was taken by ambulance to the hospital to be checked.

– Dana Blackburn reported her purse was stolen from her vehicle while the vehicle was parked at the Eagles Club from 10:40 to 11 p.m. Wednesday. Her purse was found the next day stuffed in the mail box at the Lepper Library and the only thing missing was her license.

COLUMBIANA REPORTS

– Joseph Ahmad Radman Jr., 20, Columbiana, was cited for possession of marijuana, marijuana paraphernalia and failure to display a valid tag following a traffic stop on South Middle Street at 12:16 a.m. Sunday.

– Police warned Codie Scheffert, Kyle Laverie, Jason Pudder, Christian Candle, and Trevor Parsons for criminal trespass after finding them at Firestone Park at 2 a.m. Sunday.

– A man reported at 2:21 a.m. Sunday a dog was howling in the area of Friend and James streets.

– Police arrested a 17-year-old boy for curfew violation, underage alcohol consumption and tobacco possession at 2:53 a.m. Sunday in Firestone Park.

– Police went to a Balmoral Drive home at 5:55 a.m. Sunday to mark an address for an EMS crew.

– Thomas E. Owens, West 9th Street, East Liverpool, was southbound on South Main Street at 8:20 a.m. Sunday and making a left turn onto East Southern Avenue and struck Evelyn C. Queen, 91, South Main Street, Columbiana, who was northbound on South Main Street. Owens was cited for failure to yield making a left turn.

– A West Park Avenue man reported at 5 p.m. Sunday high school kids were on his porch yelling vulgarities at as they pass. Police went to the home and warned the group for disorderly conduct.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

– Juveniles were reported playing on construction equipment at 3:27 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of East Third Street. No juveniles were found.

– The owner of a building in the area of Hogan’s Alley and Columbia Street reported at 2:18 p.m. Sunday that juveniles were throwing rocks at his building. Children playing in the alley denied the allegation. They were escorted home to their mother’s house and she was told to keep better watch of her kids. She was told if it keeps up, Children Services will be contacted.

– A motorist reported at 2:13 p.m. Sunday that a small water cap was causing a hazard on North Lincoln Avenue near Sixth Street from a recent repaving project. An officer was able to replace it temporarily.

– An anonymous female dropped off a wallet found on the sidewalk near the Goodwill store at 1:01 p.m. Sunday. The wallet was placed in lost and found since there was no number for the owner.

-Police responded to the 600 block of West Pershing Street for a report at 10:57 a.m. Sunday of threats being made. A man said his girlfriend’s younger sister stayed with them for the weekend and the sisters got into an argument because the younger sister wanted to leave. They were told their options. The younger sister called her mother to pick her up.

– City police responded to Filmore Street at 5:47 a.m. Sunday to assist Perry Township Police for a domestic possibly involving a knife. Officers stood by while Perry Township conducted their investigation.

– Police were called at 3:06 a.m. Sunday to the main entrance of Centennial Park where a man said someone on South Union Avenue was throwing beer bottles at him and yelling racial slurs. An officer unsuccessfully attempted to contact the other person.

– Police were called at 2:59 a.m. Sunday to the 900 block of Prospect Street for a report of a male and female fighting in the road. They could not be found.

– Zachary Kenst, 21, of 462 1/2 Franklin Ave., was charged with no license, reckless operation and obstruction of official business after police initiated a traffic stop at 1:13 a.m. Sunday on a blue Chevy Silverado on Morris Avenue at Maple Street for a reckless operation that occurred on Maple near Park Avenue. As the vehicle stopped, the operator exited the truck and fled on foot traveling west between two houses. After a brief foot chase, officers placed the operator into custody for obstruction and two other charges. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

– Loud music was coming from a vehicle in a back yard in the 800 block of Morris Avenue at 12:09 a.m. Sunday. A man turned the music off.

– A dispute was reported at 11:53 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of East Perry Street where a woman reported a verbal dispute with her husband, who left before police arrived. He was coming home and she was staying at a friend’s house. No physical violence was reported.

– A barking dog was reported in the 900 block of Barclay Avenue at 11:38 p.m. Saturday. An officer found the dog at the rear of the residence and tried to make contact but nobody was home. A warning tag was left.

– A dog was reported inside a red SUV in the 300 block of Washington Avenue at 10:40 p.m. Saturday. The dog was barking and the owner said she was visiting a friend, but was just leaving to go home.

– A barking dog was reported at 9:53 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Barclay Avenue where several animals could be heard barking sporadically, but the source could not be found.

– Police and the fire department were called at 9:26 p.m. Saturday for a large open fire in the 800 block of Morris Avenue. It was determined to be of legal size.

– A barking dog was reported in the 900 block of South Lundy Avenue at 9:14 p.m. Saturday. The caller said a large dog had been barking, but now was inside. A small dog was tied outside, but was not barking. The homeowner was told about the complaint.

– A hit/skip was reported at 8:14 p.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of Robin Avenue. Police found that the woman’s vehicle was illegally parked on the side of the street when it was struck by an unknown vehicle that fled the scene.

– A man in the 800 block of Morris Avenue reported at 8:12 p.m. Saturday that a verbal confrontation began when he asked a neighbor and two others not to walk through his yard. Several people from the neighbor’s house began yelling at him. An officer spoke with several people who said they walked through the man’s yard to get to their property and he started yelling at them. All parties were told to stay on their own properties.

– A burglary in progress was reported at 8:06 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of East Eighth Street. Police checked the residence and met a man outside who said it was his sister’s house and he had forgotten his key and climbed through a window. The sister confirmed by phone that he was her brother and had permission to be there.

– An officer responded to Centennial Park at 8:02 p.m. Saturday for a report of water flowing out of the mens’ restroom. No running water was found, but it appeared as though a urinal may have overflowed.

– A caller at 7:06 p.m. Saturday reported a road construction sign blocking the road in the 2200 block of East State Street. Officers moved the sign and dispatch left a note for the Ohio Department of Transportation to be notified about the sign which appeared damaged.

– An animal was reported locked in a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot at 6:20 p.m. Saturday, but was not found.

– An officer on patrol at 6 p.m. Saturday saw a vehicle parked the wrong way on Rea Drive. The owner moved the vehicle.

– A man in Hanoverton called at 5:23 p.m. Saturday to report a push mower stolen from a family member’s back yard in the 400 block of Franklin. A neighbor witnessed a male pushing the mower away from the residence. He was told his options.

– A drain cover was reported standing up at 5:12 p.m. Saturday on North Lincoln Avenue at Sixth Street in the middle of the road. An officer replaced the cover to its original position, with a note left for the street department.

– An anonymous person came to the station at 5:08 p.m. Saturday to talk about a situation that occurred in the 600 block of South Ellsworth Avenue and to turn over a skateboard taken from a person unknown to her. Officers will attempt to locate the owner of the skateboard.

– A child was reported in the road with a small scooter at 4:27 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of North Lincoln Avenue, but was not found.

– A set of keys was found at the bottom of the race track area at 1:47 p.m. Saturday on South Broadway Avenue after the Quakertown Super Kids Classic. The keys were placed in the police lost and found.

COLUMBIANA REPORTS

– Dina Hurst, who is manager of the Tic Toc gas station on state Route 14, reported there was a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot at 5:24 a.m. Saturday. The vehicle turned out to be owned by a new employee, who was given a ride home the other night after becoming sick at work.

– An unidentified male reported at 2 p.m. Saturday there was tan Buick parked in the Subway lot after being in the Warrick-Kummer Funeral Home, and the person was taking photographs. The report did not say what the investigation yielded.

– Ben Washburn, Brenda Lane, called in with a loud music complaint on East Friend Street at 5:31 p.m. Saturday. Police saw some people in back yard with music playing, but it was not overly loud.

– A person by the name of Wiggins contacted police on Saturday about filing a report in regard to identity theft.

– An unidentified caller reported there were fireworks being set off on Pueblo Lane at 11 p.m. Saturday. Police sat stationary for a period but did not hear any fireworks.

-An officer attempted to stop a motorcyclist without any visible registration on Metz Road at 11:33 p.m. Saturday. The rider fled and the officer lost sight of just east city limits on state Route 14 before canceling the pursuit.

LISBON REPORTS

-Police were called to a neighbor dispute on East Washington Street at 9 p.m. Saturday. Jeff Decort reported Eric Dixon was hanging property on his fence and this is just the latest in a series of ongoing issues between them. Decort was advised a report would be on file but this was a civil matter.

– A street department vehicle driven by Robert J. Miller, 20, struck the gutter and scrapped the ceiling in the car wash bay on North Market at 5:34 p.m. Friday. The truck was able to get free by backing out.

– Police were called to the ATG store at 7:45 p.m. Friday, where Karen Bertschy wanted to file a missing person’s report after Michael Bertschy was not dropped off by the CARTS bus. She called back later to say he was found at the Save A Lot.

– Sherry Clarkson, 53, St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Lisbon, struck a vehicle pulling a trailer driven by Timothy Basich, 56, Leetonia Road, Leetonia. This occurred when Clarkson pulled onto East Lincoln Way from South Jefferson at 10:54 a.m. Wednesday. Clarkson was taken by ambulance to a local hospital for treatment.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

– Tiffany Sampedro, 26, of 943 W. Wilson St., was charged with domestic violence after police were called to her residence at 12:53 p.m. Saturday for a domestic dispute. Officers met the male half and could hear the female yelling at the back door. They were live-in boyfriend and girlfriend and he had fresh scratches and was bleeding on the back of the neck. The female was irate and yelling, claiming the male was the aggressor, but officers did not see any recent injuries on her. Neighbors said it’s an ongoing problem and she’s always the aggressor and causing disturbances. Due to her behavior, she was taken directly to the Columbiana County jail and charges were completed and served to her at the jail.

– Police checked on an alarm at 11:40 a.m. Saturday on the Salem Parkway. The building in question was found secure.

– A woman and her juvenile daughter spoke with police at 11:19 a.m. Saturday about some alleged harassment. The woman said she and her daughter were at the recycling dumpsters on South Ellsworth Avenue when a man they know started saying things about the way her daughter worked for him and that he has them both on video. The daughter had worked for him, but stopped in April. He paid with a check that accidentally got washed and they requested another check and he said he would send one but hasn’t. She said he made claims that were not true about her and her daughter.

– Two brothers, ages 7 and 8 years old, were each charged with delinquency at 11:38 a.m. Saturday and released to their mother after a resident in the 500 block of Franklin Avenue called at 11:19 a.m. to report two juveniles stole items from his back yard. He watched them run down the street, drop the items and run home.

– A ticket was issued for a vehicle parked too close to the intersection on Columbia Street near Penn Avenue after police received a complaint at 9:12 a.m. Saturday. The vehicle was allegedly blocking the sidewalk on Penn and other motorists were having trouble seeing around the vehicle.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 3:15 a.m. Saturday in the 500 block of Fair Avenue where a woman said she and her husband were arguing. They were both told to stay away from each other.

– An officer on patrol at 3:01 a.m. Saturday stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on East State Street near Union Avenue. The driver was given a warning, but a juvenile passenger was taken into custody for a curfew violation. The 16-year-old Lisbon girl was charged with being unruly and released to her mother.

– A noise disturbance was reported at 2:43 a.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of Tanglewood Drive where a resident heard a noise like someone trying to enter her house via the back door. Everything was found secure.

– Police responded at 12:59 a.m. Saturday for a fight in the 100 block of South Union Avenue where officers found two males and a female arguing. They were separated and police spoke to them. The one male said his daughter was dating the other male and he dropped her off on the side of the road and made her walk home, calling her derogatory names. The father said he came to the residence to get her rental car. No violence was reported.

– Loud persons were reported at 12:43 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of South Union Avenue on a porch, along with persons smashing bottles off the pavement. A man was found sweeping up broken glass from beer bottles off the sidewalk and was told to keep the noise down. He said they were not smashing bottles, but that he dropped them.

– An officer on patrol at 12:35 a.m. Saturday saw suspicious activity at the Suburban Market/car wash parking lot off of Arch Street. People and a vehicle were stopped for identification purposes. They left a vehicle blocking two of the car wash bays and were told the property owner could have it removed.

– A barking dog was reported at 12:22 a.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of Ridgewood Drive. The dog could be heard barking repeatedly in a fenced-in back yard. Police were unsuccessful in making contact with the residents and left a warning tag.

– Police were called at 12:13 a.m. Saturday to check the railroad crossing on West Wilson Street for people stealing metal. No one was found.

– A resident in the 900 block of West Wilson Street reported at 11:44 p.m. Friday that a female he allowed to stay there was taking items from the residence. He was told his options.

– Paul Phillips, 56, of 140 Woodland Ave., was taken into custody at his residence at 11:24 p.m. Friday on a warrant for failure to appear on a civil contempt charge.

– Police were called at 11:14 p.m. Friday for a domestic in progress in the 100 block of Washington Avenue where two people were in an alley fighting. An officer spoke to one of the males who said they had an argument and went their separate ways.

– A woman on West Fifth Street reported at 10:35 p.m. Friday that she was being harassed by her ex-husband who showed up at her place of employment and yelled at her and also yelled at her when she was dropping off their kids.

– An intoxicated driver was reported at 10:21 p.m. Friday in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue. The vehicle in question was found parked in a lot. Officers spoke with the owner, who was not intoxicated, but was told he would need to find a valid driver to drive his car from the lot since they found he didn’t have a valid driver’s license.

– A resident in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 9:11 p.m. Friday that an odd message was left on their answering machine. An officer listened to the message but did not hear anything suspicious.

– Suspicious activity and an attempted theft were reported at 8:59 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of South Lundy Avenue by a resident who said a man asked to borrow his lawn mower and started pushing the mower away. He followed the man who started walking faster and then abandoned the mower and continued on his way. The resident took the mower back to his property. The man could not be found.

– Suspicious activity was reported at 7:37 p.m. Friday in the 500 block of Walnut Street where a caller said many cars were coming and going from a residence in the area. Nothing suspicious was found.

– A man reported at 7:26 p.m. Friday that he almost hit a young girl on a bicycle in the 100 block of Woodland Avenue. He said he was driving north when the girl rode out in front of him. He hit the brakes and no contact was made with the girl, but she got scared and fell over on her bike and scraped her arm. Her parents said she would be okay.

– Officers responded at 7:10 p.m. Friday to the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Aetna Street for a man going to residences asking for money. He was found in the 600 block of Euclid Street after asking a resident for use of a push mower. He was told to cease all contact with homeowners or be arrested. He left the area.

– Police responded to a hit/skip accident at 7:06 p.m. Friday at the intersection of South Ellsworth Avenue and West Pershing Street. Robert Mellott, 23, of Salem was driving west on Pershing and had entered the intersection after stopping at the stop sign when the unknown driver of a southbound silver van on Ellsworth failed to stop and struck his vehicle. He and a witness said the other driver yelled at him and stopped to pick up a license plate that fell off during the collision and took off south on Ellsworth.

– Possible juveniles with drug paraphernalia were reported at 6:39 p.m. Friday at Waterworth Memorial Park. A resident on Fourth Street said the juveniles took off on bicycles when the police were called. They were not found.

– Officers responded to Centennial Park at 6:12 p.m. Friday for juveniles yelling into a megaphone and swearing. No juveniles were found. Some juveniles nearby were asked about it and they had not seen anyone. One girl admitted she brought a megaphone to the park before, but it was at home. She was told not to bring it to the park anymore.

– A woman on South Howard Avenue reported at 5:58 p.m. Friday that a juvenile gave her son a bicycle several months ago. On Friday, she believed he took the bike off of her front porch. She was told her options.

– A woman on Whinnery Road reported at 5:22 p.m. Friday that her ex-boyfriend was harassing her though Facebook. She was told her options.

– Police were called for a theft at 5:08 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue where witnesses pointed officers toward some juveniles, but the juveniles denied any involvement. Witnesses reported seeing one of the juveniles reach into a parked vehicle and remove some items and another juvenile place the items in his pants. The owner of the vehicle said missing items included a pack of cigarettes and three cigars. Information will be sent to the juvenile officer.

– A man from Pershing Street came to the police station at 4:59 p.m. Friday to report he owes money to a person and now the person is threatening to harm him if he doesn’t pay. He was told his options.

– An anonymous caller at 4:49 p.m. Friday reported a suspicious person acting strangely in the 400 block of North Lincoln Avenue. He was found on South Lincoln Avenue and told not to return to the area in question.

– Police responded to the 800 block of East Third Street at 4:34 p.m. Friday for an illegal burning/smoke investigation. A woman on the scene was told to put the fire out and advised of the proper way to have a fire in the city.

– Matthew Loomis, 38, of North Howard Avenue, was cited for failure to yield after his eastbound vehicle on East State Street made a left turn onto North Cunningham and collided with a westbound vehicle on State Street driven by Qadira Featherstone, 42, of Pittsburgh, Pa. at 4:29 p.m. Friday. Featherstone and her 4-year-old passenger were checked by medical personnel but declined to seek further medical treatment. Loomis was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center for non-incapacitating injuries.

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COLUMBIANA REPORTS

-Charles E. Smith II, 21, Beard Road, New Springfield, was stopped in traffic heading east on state Route 14 at 10:32 a.m. Friday when the truck, owned by JDS Trucking, Columbia Station, was rear-ended by Joshua D. Osborn, North Main Street. Osborn was cited for assured clear distance.

– Parking problems were reported at 11:19 a.m. Friday around Manor Circle during garage sales. An officer, however, did not notice any parking violations.

-Gladys F. Edwards, 81, Silliman Street, New Waterford, was traveling south on state Route 164 at 12:18 p.m. Friday, and was turning left onto state Route 14 when she hit Glen A. Lacey Sr., 78, McClure Road, East Palestine, who was heading east on state Route 14 and had the green light. Edwards was cited for obstructing the intersection.

– Illegal parking was reported at 12:25 p.m. Friday at the city lot on South Main Street, but no vehicles were found when an officer arrived.

– Maureen McNamara, South Bayshore Drive, requested assistance at 6:19 p.m. Friday after she was locked out of her home and was unable to contact a locksmith.

– A woman requested assistance at 11:51 p.m. Friday at the Dairy Queen on East Park Avenue after she was locked out of her vehicle. She was taken to her West Salem Street residence to pick up a spare key.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to the 900 block of West Wilson Street at 1:17 p.m. Friday for a report of a domestic in progress. Neighbors advised there was a lot of yelling and screaming. A man left before police arrived and a female said it was verbal only.

– Police received a complaint on station at 12:18 p.m. Friday regarding a man receiving threats from a known person. He was advised of the options.

– At 11:19 a.m. Friday, police responded to the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard where the complainant advised her ex- husband’s niece took money and a rent check from her. The incident is under investigation.

– Police responded to the 600 block of Arch Street at 8:32 a.m. Friday after neighbors heard a yell for help. A neighbor had a house key and police located the complainant in the tub. She had slipped getting into the tub and refused treatment.

– Police responded to the 1100 block of Newgarden Avenue at 9:14 a.m. where a woman said she was receiving unwanted calls from India. An officer attempted to call back and got a recording. The complainant was advised to contact the phone company for assistance.

– Police responded to the 600 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 12:24 p.m. Friday where a left man left a skateboard in the lobby of a business in the 600 block of South Ellsworth Avenue and surveillance video showed a male and female walking northbound grabbed it and ran off with it.

– Police responded to the 200 block of Penn Avenue at 7:05 a.m. Friday where a woman advised a motorist in a yellow box truck was operating recklessly all over the road and cutting people off. Police stopped the vehicle and advised the driver of the complaint.

– Police responded to the 2100 block of Edgewood Drive at 6:58 a.m. Friday where an elderly man was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

Police responded to the 400 block of Vine Avenue at 11:30 p.m. Thursday where a male and female were in an argument over children and property. Domestic violence laws were explained to them.

– Police responded to the 200 block of West Wilson Street at 11:13 p.m. Thursday to assist the Stark County sheriff’s office in locating a missing juvenile. The mother said the juvenile was not there.

– At 4 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 100 block of South Madison Avenue where the mother said her juvenile son ran away after an argument. After police filled out a report he returned and police spoke to both of them.

– Police received a report at 5:13 p.m. Thursday from a woman on station about possible drug activity in her neighborhood and the information will be forwarded to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.

– Police responded to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 7:47 p.m. Thursday regarding a juvenile problem.

– Police responded to the 600 block of Fair Avenue at 8:10 p.m. Thursday where two woman were arguing in the road. Police were unable to locate them and later spoke to one who said it was verbal only.

– Police responded to the 400 block of Vine Avenue at 9:05 p.m. Thursday where a man and woman were in an argument over property and children. They were advised it was a civil issue and both agreed to have no more contact with each other.

– Police responded to the 700 block of South State Street at 9:21 p.m. Thursday for a counterfeit money complaint. The bills appeared to be legitimate.

– Police responded to the 600 block of Fair Avenue at 9:19 p.m. Thursday for a report of an argument between two woman. Police spoke to one who said there was no fight.

– At 9:43 p.m. Thursday police responded to the 1900 block of East State Street where a patient walked away with an IV still attached. Police were unable to locate her and dispatch contacted the woman who stated she got tired of waiting and left. She disposed of the IV in the trash. Hospital personnel were advised.

– Police responded to the 200 block of West 4th Street at 10:25 a.m. Thursday where the complainant advised the left front brake line was cut on a shuttle bus. They believe the suspect is the person who parked in their lot a couple of days before and they towed the car away. The incident is under investigation.

– Police received a complaint on station at 12:56 p.m. Thursday and provided a bad check packet to a person who received a bad check from a woman customer.

– A complainant was on station at 9:44 a.m.. Thursday and advised she put four tires and rims on Craigslist for $400 and received an email from California from a man who sent a cashier’s check for $1,950 and she was to return the extra money after deducting shipping. The bank confirmed it was a bogus check and she had not sent any money.

– A woman advised she was stopped at the South Union Avenue and Oak Street intersection at 2:21 p.m. Thursday and an unknown person came out from the area of 493 South Union and the northwest corner and threw an egg into the right front window splattering the dashboard and the complainant. Police spoke to a man and a juvenile visitor and both denied it. Police advised them of the consequences if they find out who did it.

PERRY TWP.

– Police were dispatched to the Circle K south at 9:46 p.m. Thursday to secure and get the keys out of a vehicle that was involved in an incident in Salem.

– At 7 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the area of state Route 9 for a white vehicle with a driver possibly with a medical condition but were unable to locate anyone.

– A complainant in the 1100 block of Prospect Street wanted an officer to go to his ex-girlfriend’s residence so he could get his belongings. Police advised that it was a civil matter and to contact an attorney. A short time later he called and reported she was breaking his belongings and throwing them out into the yard. Police responded and spoke to both. The complainant was advised his ex-girlfriend didn’t want him in the apartment and to pick the belongings up that were in the yard and contact his attorney to get the rest. He picked up his belongings and left.

LISBON

– Scott Rudder, North Market Street, reported May 23 he let Chris Brown borrow his lawnmower, and he has yet to return it.

– While on patrol an officer saw a motorist strike a barricade on Race Road at 8 a.m. Wednesday. The motorist said he was blinded by the sun and could not see the barricade.

COLUMBIANA

– A caller complained Thursday about the neighbor’s dogs barking all day on North Cross Street. A warning was issued to pet owner Darcy Quinlan.

– A caller reported there was a vehicle by the walking trail in Firestone Park at 12:17 p.m. Thursday. Police spoke with the person, who said they had park permission to do so some work there.

– A caller reported at 7:07 p.m. Thursday four bicyclists were pedaling their way to town on Lisbon Street and they were disobeying the rules of the road. At the same time two of the bicyclists reported a motorist was driving erratically and then passed them very close and screaming as he went by. The alleged incidents occurred outside of city limits.

– April Desellum asked Thursday to speak with police over child custody issues over when the children are to be dropped off. She was referred to her attorney and county juvenile court.

– Police transported Arleen Davis from state Route 14 to a residence to help her look for her daughter at 10:39 p.m. Thursday.

POLICE REPORTS

Columbiana

– A Timberline Drive woman reported at midnight Wednesday her neighbor’s garage door was up and the lights in the garage were on. Police contacted the owners who said they left the door up and the lights on by mistake.

– A Quincy Avenue woman reported at 8:51 a.m. Wednesday her lawn people could not park their vehicle due to the way the neighbors park their vehicles. Police checked the area and found all cars were parked legally in their own yards, although one did have an expired registration.

– A Marathon employee reported at 11:16 a.m. Wednesday someone in a maroon Buick Rendezvous dumped a bunch of trash in their dumpsters. Police were able to identify the driver by the license plate given by the employee and mailed them a warning letter.

– A solicitor’s permit was issued to Paul McMahon of Alliance at 3:44 p.m. Wednesday for all streets in the city.

– An East Duquesne Stree man reported at 11:24 p.m. Wednesday his girlfriend showed up at the home very intoxicated and was causing problems. Police told the couple to stay away from each other and no charges were filed.

Lisbon

– Joy Tuttle, Maple Street, reported May 30 hearing what sounded like a vehicle hitting something and checked later to find the small wall in her yard had been struck.

– A caller from the Family Recovery Center reported seeing a suspicious person walking on North Market Street at 2 p.m. May 30. Police stopped the person in the 800 section of North Market Street, and he said was on his way home but just a little tired.

– Lynn Holshue reported Monday her daughter’s Victoria’s Secret duffel bag worth $120 was stolen from the community pool.

– Police responded to a call for medical assistance on South Beaver Street at 6:52 p.m. Tuesday and remained until an ambulance arrived to transport the person to a local hospital.

SALEM

– A woman on Vine Avenue reported at 11:31 a.m. Thursday that someone took money and a set of keys she had hidden in the apartment. She was told to contact management about changing the lock on the door.

– A woman reported at 10:18 a.m. Thursday that her neighbor was on her property two days ago when she arrived home and made comments about her dog barking and that it bothered him. She said he made an indirect threat that if it continued, he would take care of it. She took this as a threat to the animal’s safety and said another person told her she had problems with the same neighbor shooting a BB gun from his property. Her address was not listed on the report.

– Tammy Souers, 45, of 186 S. Howard Ave., was taken into custody at her residence at 3:16 a.m. Thursday on a warrant from the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Officer for failure to appear on a passing bad checks charge.

– A barking dog was reported at 7:57 p.m. Wednesday, but was taken inside before police arrived.

– Steven Mango, 44, of 638 Prospect St., was cited for dog at large after police were called at 6:55 p.m. Wednesday for a possible vicious dog. Officers arrived and saw the dog running on the road. The caller said the dog put several scratches on the side of his truck. Officers made contact with the owner, who was identified as Mango and said the dog got out and he couldn’t catch it. The dog was eventually caught and taken inside and did not appear vicious.

– A vehicle was reported speeding in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue at 5:24 p.m. Wednesday, but was not found.

– A tractor trailer struck a pole at West State Street and South Howard Avenue at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday.

– A debit card found by a local ambulance company was turned over to police at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday.

– Police were called to Wendy’s restaurant on East State Street at 2:20 p.m. Wednesday to remove a person causing problems. The man in question was outside smoking a cigarette. The manager advised he had been there since 9 a.m. drinking coffee and had been asking questions and making odd comments towards the patrons. After five complaints from customers, the manager called police for his removal. He was asked to move along and complied without incident.

– Police were called at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday for an alleged shoplifting incident at a store at 508 E. State St. where a woman said a male she permitted to help in the store removed a bracelet and pin and tried to sell it to another man, whom she had actually bought the items from not long ago. The male attempted to give the items or sell them for some alcohol. The other man came to her store and said the male had the items in his possession. An attempt will be made to find both him and the missing items.

– A suspicious person was reported by an employee at Hunt Valvue in the 1900 block of East Third Street at 1:37 p.m. wednesday. The man came into the business Monday asking to buy their Wall Street Journal newspaper and was told they couldn’t sell it to him and to leave the premises. At 1 p.m. Wednesday, he called asking to buy the newspapers again and was told no. Police contacted him and told him not to call or enter the location again. He calmly agreed.

– A dog was reported at large getting into garbage at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday on Carole Drive, but was not found.

– The representative of a business at 310 E. Euclid Street called at 9:18 a.m. Wednesday to report an employee had $450 stolen from his wallet on May 21.

– A man at a business at 291 S. Lincoln Ave. reported at 8:48 a.m. Wednesday that a male around 31 years old was asking for a light for a cigarette and he didn’t want him on the property. He said he’s frequently there begging customers for money and bothering them. He was reportedly under the influence and left before officers arrived.

POLICE REPORTS

Columbiana

– A Timberline Drive woman reported at midnight Wednesday her neighbor’s garage door was up and the lights in the garage were on. Police contacted the owners who said they left the door up and the lights on by mistake.

– A Quincy Avenue woman reported at 8:51 a.m. Wednesday her lawn people could not park their vehicle due to the way the neighbors park their vehicles. Police checked the area and found all cars were parked legally in their own yards, although one did have an expired registration.

– A Marathon employee reported at 11:16 a.m. Wednesday someone in a maroon Buick Rendezvous dumped a bunch of trash in their dumpsters. Police were able to identify the driver by the license plate given by the employee and mailed them a warning letter.

– A solicitor’s permit was issued to Paul McMahon of Alliance at 3:44 p.m. Wednesday for all streets in the city.

– An East Duquesne Stree man reported at 11:24 p.m. Wednesday his girlfriend showed up at the home very intoxicated and was causing problems. Police told the couple to stay away from each other and no charges were filed.

Lisbon

– Joy Tuttle, Maple Street, reported May 30 hearing what sounded like a vehicle hitting something and checked later to find the small wall in her yard had been struck.

– A caller from the Family Recovery Center reported seeing a suspicious person walking on North Market Street at 2 p.m. May 30. Police stopped the person in the 800 section of North Market Street, and he said was on his way home but just a little tired.

– Lynn Holshue reported Monday her daughter’s Victoria’s Secret duffel bag worth $120 was stolen from the community pool.

– Police responded to a call for medical assistance on South Beaver Street at 6:52 p.m. Tuesday and remained until an ambulance arrived to transport the person to a local hospital.

SALEM

– A woman on Vine Avenue reported at 11:31 a.m. Thursday that someone took money and a set of keys she had hidden in the apartment. She was told to contact management about changing the lock on the door.

– A woman reported at 10:18 a.m. Thursday that her neighbor was on her property two days ago when she arrived home and made comments about her dog barking and that it bothered him. She said he made an indirect threat that if it continued, he would take care of it. She took this as a threat to the animal’s safety and said another person told her she had problems with the same neighbor shooting a BB gun from his property. Her address was not listed on the report.

– Tammy Souers, 45, of 186 S. Howard Ave., was taken into custody at her residence at 3:16 a.m. Thursday on a warrant from the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Officer for failure to appear on a passing bad checks charge.

– A barking dog was reported at 7:57 p.m. Wednesday, but was taken inside before police arrived.

– Steven Mango, 44, of 638 Prospect St., was cited for dog at large after police were called at 6:55 p.m. Wednesday for a possible vicious dog. Officers arrived and saw the dog running on the road. The caller said the dog put several scratches on the side of his truck. Officers made contact with the owner, who was identified as Mango and said the dog got out and he couldn’t catch it. The dog was eventually caught and taken inside and did not appear vicious.

– A vehicle was reported speeding in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue at 5:24 p.m. Wednesday, but was not found.

– A tractor trailer struck a pole at West State Street and South Howard Avenue at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday.

– A debit card found by a local ambulance company was turned over to police at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday.

– Police were called to Wendy’s restaurant on East State Street at 2:20 p.m. Wednesday to remove a person causing problems. The man in question was outside smoking a cigarette. The manager advised he had been there since 9 a.m. drinking coffee and had been asking questions and making odd comments towards the patrons. After five complaints from customers, the manager called police for his removal. He was asked to move along and complied without incident.

– Police were called at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday for an alleged shoplifting incident at a store at 508 E. State St. where a woman said a male she permitted to help in the store removed a bracelet and pin and tried to sell it to another man, whom she had actually bought the items from not long ago. The male attempted to give the items or sell them for some alcohol. The other man came to her store and said the male had the items in his possession. An attempt will be made to find both him and the missing items.

– A suspicious person was reported by an employee at Hunt Valvue in the 1900 block of East Third Street at 1:37 p.m. wednesday. The man came into the business Monday asking to buy their Wall Street Journal newspaper and was told they couldn’t sell it to him and to leave the premises. At 1 p.m. Wednesday, he called asking to buy the newspapers again and was told no. Police contacted him and told him not to call or enter the location again. He calmly agreed.

– A dog was reported at large getting into garbage at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday on Carole Drive, but was not found.

– The representative of a business at 310 E. Euclid Street called at 9:18 a.m. Wednesday to report an employee had $450 stolen from his wallet on May 21.

– A man at a business at 291 S. Lincoln Ave. reported at 8:48 a.m. Wednesday that a male around 31 years old was asking for a light for a cigarette and he didn’t want him on the property. He said he’s frequently there begging customers for money and bothering them. He was reportedly under the influence and left before officers arrived.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to Quaker Village, 201 S. Lincoln Ave., for a complaint at 6:17 a.m. Wednesday of an irate customer. The customer was standing outside the business and said an unknown male called him a derogatory name. The customer was given a ride to his residence and told to call police in the future if there’s a problem.

– Police assisted Perry Township Police with attempting to locate a city resident at 4:50 a.m. Wednesday. The person was not located.

– An alarm was reported at 4:23 a.m. Wednesday at a business in the 2900 block of East State Street. Officers found the exterior secure.

– Police responded at 2:33 a.m. Wednesday to a property in the 500 block of Walnut Street for an unwanted person. The person had left the area.

– Loud persons were reported at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday to the area of South Lundy Avenue and Walnut Street. No one was located making noise.

– Shelba Newcomer, of the 400 block of Columbia Street, reported at 12:19 a.m. Wednesday that an unknown male was attempting to steal her child’s wagon. He was last seen running south. An officer recovered the male’s bicycle from the scene and took it to the police station. The male could not be found.

– A loud noise was reported at 11:20 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of West Sixth Street. The caller said it sounded like it originated from a nearby wooded area. Officers checked the woodline on foot and didn’t see anyone.

– An officer on patrol at 6:41 p.m. Tuesday saw an open door on the side of a business in the 100 block of East State Street. The officer checked the closed business and nothing appeared out of order inside. Nobody was there. A keyholder was contacted and responded to secure the business.

– A city resident came to the police station at 3:59 p.m. Tuesday to report telecommunications harassment, claiming he was receiving text messages and phone calls from former friends telling him to dump his girlfriend. He was told to stop contact with them and officers would advise the friends to stop all communications with him.

LISBON

– Floyd E. Gilmore Jr., 36, and Dana L. Duffield, 48, both of Center Avenue, and Richard A. Lips, 40, were charged with possessing criminal tools and criminal mischief after the trio were found in the parking lot of L & G Mower at 12:42 a.m. May 29. In the parking lot is a Planet Aid container used to accept donated clothing, and found next to the container was a pair of bolt cutters, and under the container was a hacksaw. Police also saw that one side of the padlock to the container had been cut and there were other cut marks found on the container.

– Dustin A. Pearson, 22, Fife Coal Road, Wellsville, was cited for failure to control after he wrecked into a parked car while driving on Thomas Road at 5 a.m. Saturday. Pearson said he was messing with his broken vehicle stereo when he went off the road, striking an unoccupied parked vehicle belonging to Robert S. Culp, Thomas Road. The impact pushed Culp’s vehicle into another unoccupied parked vehicle, this one belonging to Dustin C. Culp, Danbury Avenue, Wellsville.

– A caller reported a man in the area of the Fleming House was acting suspicious at 4 p.m. Tuesday. Police checked the area but did not see anyone around.

– Kevin Parrish, East Washington Street, reported Tuesday that Bambi Hupp has been harassing his mother, Roberta Ash. The parties were advised to stay away from each other.

– A stone replica of the Ten Commandments was removed from the southeast corner of the Lisbon Presbyterian Church and later found on East Chestnut Street. The replica was reportedly removed between Saturday and Tuesday.

– A mentally handicapped patient reportedly walked away from the Lisbon Community Health Center at 11:35 a.m. Monday. The person was found sitting next to the parking lot.

– Mike McGuire, East Lincoln Way, reported Monday someone removed property he had placed out for a yard sale.

– A caller reported there was a truck blocking the sidewalk on East Washington Street at 3 p.m. Monday. Police spoke with the truck owner, Chris Elsass, who said he would move it.

– Dale Hood, East Washington Street, reported at 4:46 p.m. Monday his neighbors were parking in the curb lawn and he wanted something done. Police were unable to find an ordinance prohibiting parking on curb lawns.

– A resident of Applegrove Apartments, reported at 6 p.m. Monday he was being threatened and that he was also contemplating harming himself. Police remained until an ambulance arrived to transport the caller to a local hospital.

COLUMBIANA

– Police removed a dead dog from the middle of state Route 14 at 4:26 a.m. Tuesday.

– A woman turned in a plastic bag containing several prescription bottles and pills at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday that she found on South Vine Street.

– Rex Hanscom, South Main Street, reported at 9:42 a.m. Tuesday there was a sick raccoon in his yard.

– A man reported at 3 p.m. Tuesday there was a woman walking in the park who appeared to be distressed. Police found the woman and there were no further problems.

– Grace Radman, South Middle Street, reported at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday there was a homeless man who keeps coming to her house and her neighbor’s house and was now on her porch. Police found the man and took him to Lisbon.

– A South West Street man reported at 3:22 p.m. Tuesday his wife possibly cashed his paycheck.

– A man reported at 9:21 p.m. Tuesday someone was being loud on South Middle Street near Lisbon Street. Police checked the area but did not hear any loud noises.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– A woman reported at 3:19 p.m. Tuesday that she left her prepaid cell phone at a friend’s house on East Third Street to charge the battery and now the phone is gone.

– A Smith Center Apartments resident reported missing earlier in the afternoon Tuesday was found later in the afternoon at a home on East Seventh Street, police said. The manager of the Smith Center at 500 E. Fourth St. called police at 1:19 p.m. to report a health care provider arrived to check on the tenant in the building and he wasn’t in his apartment. Due to medical concerns, he had been entered as a missing person.

– Officers assisted Perry Township Police at 11:36 a.m. Tuesday at a business on Salem Parkway West where they were aware of an active warrant for a male who worked at the business. The person was located and taken into custody by Perry Township Police.

– A woman on East Eighth Street called at 9:54 a.m. Tuesday about the unauthorized use of her debit card on two different occasions totaling $30.95, with one charge for $29.95 and another for $1.

– Police were called at 9:06 a.m. Tuesday to the area of Brooklyn Avenue and East Third Street for a small child reportedly unattended. The caller was watching the child on a sidewalk at Brooklyn and Cleveland. An officer knew the location of the child’s residence and spoke to an aunt who said the parents had left and somehow the 3-year-old got out. There were four other juveniles there. She was told to let the parents know that the next time, Children Services would be involved.

– Drug paraphernalia was reported found on the sidewalk near the rear wall of the Century home on East Pershing Street at 8:59 a.m. Tuesday. Police found contraband which included a teaspoon and one used syringe with a cap. The items were taken to the police station for proper disposal.

– Suspicious activity was reported at 2:54 a.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Franklin where two juveniles said the next door neighbor jumped onto the roof of their house and had something in his hand that looked like a gun. Officers were unable to make contact with the neighbor and told the juveniles to go back inside for their safety.

– Police responded at 10:04 p.m. Monday to the 300 block of Hawley Avenue where a husband and wife had an argument and the husband said the wife grabbed him around the neck. She denied it, saying she only grabbed his shoulder after he threw barbecue chicken wings on the carpet in their living room. Both were told about the domestic violence laws.

– Police were called at 9:57 p.m. Monday to Centennial Park for a report of an unknown noise or person using a loudspeaker. Nothing was found.

– Police were called at 9:13 p.m. Monday to the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue for persons to be removed from the property. The juveniles were found in a parking lot off of South Lundy Avenue and both agreed to leave.

– A white SUV was reported speeding on Sunset Boulevard at 9:09 p.m. Monday. Police found the vehicle parked unoccupied.

– Police were called at 8:22 p.m. Monday to the area of Union Avenue and East State Street for a report of occupants in a black vehicle using profane language over a loudspeaker. The vehicle was not found.

– A Salem woman reported at 5:41 p.m. Monday that she found a key scratch down the length of the driver’s side of her vehicle which was parked at Walmart on East State Street.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 5 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of East Euclid Street where a man said he was moving out and got into an argument with one of the other residents. They were told to stay away from each other.

– A woman on Lexington Avenue reported a verbal dispute between her and her neighbor. She said the neighbor pushed her during an argument. Officers saw no marks or injuries on her. She only wanted a report on file and was told to avoid the neighbor.

– An officer on patrol at 4:47 p.m. Monday saw an illegally parked vehicle with the left side to the curb in the 500 block of Franklin Avenue. The owner moved it.

– Lee Miller, 22, of Howell Avenue, East Palestine, was cited for assured clear distance after his westbound vehicle on East State Street struck the rear of another westbound vehicle driven by Brenda Melott, 41, of Crestview Road, Leetonia, who had stopped for a red light at 3:32 p.m. Monday.

– Erik Elrod, 38, of Pine Street, Leetonia, was cited for assured clear distance after his eastbound vehicle on East State Street struck the rear bumper of an eastbound vehicle driven by David Frantz, 51, of Duck Creek Road, Salem, who was stopping for traffic at 3:19 p.m. Monday. Elrod told police his brakes went out.

– Police were called to the 400 block of East Euclid Street at 3:07 p.m. Monday for a neighbor dispute. The homeowner said the dispute started over her wanting two people to move out of her residence. She was told they would have to be evicted. All involved separated for the evening.

– Lines were reported down in the 300 block of West Wilson Street at 2:34 p.m. Monday. They were determined to be cable lines and the cable company was contacted.

– Police were called at 1:29 p.m. Monday for a civil matter in the 1200 block of East Fourth Street where a woman said a moving company was there trying to pick up some items. Officers explained it was a civil matter and there was nothing they could do.

– A man in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 1:07 p.m. Monday that juveniles who had been seen on his property over the weekend were now seen throwing rocks into the fenced area of his property. The juveniles were located by police and denied the complaint. They were told to stay away from the property.

– Danielle Heckathorn, 27, of 38093 Glasgow Road, Lisbon, was charged with theft after police were called at 12:06 p.m. Monday to Walmart on East State Street for a shoplifter. Security said the woman was seen placing items in a shopping cart and then trying to exit without any attempt to pay for the merchandise.

– Police were called to the Smith Center apartments, 500 E. Fourth St., at 11 a.m. Monday for a tenant breaking the rules and being evicted. The officer noted it’s a civil matter, but stood by while the manager served the eviction papers.

– Police responded to the 500 block of Washington Avenue at 10:55 a.m. Monday with KLG Ambulance and fire department first responders for a medical problem. KLG was tending to the victim and she refused further treatment, saying she was fine.

– A woman in the 1000 block of Cleveland Street reported at 9:15 a.m. Monday that a male was making threats to her daughter and also making threats to burn down their house. The complaint was under investigation.

– A business person in the 900 block of East State Street reported at 8:33 a.m. Monday that he recently planted two 4-foot decorative pine trees in the flower bed in front of the business and one of them was uprooted and stolen sometime over the weekend.

LISBON

– Tara McDole reported Sunday afternoon that Cory Marple was trying to start a fight with her boyfriend, Tyler Lykens, on the Lions Club Road side of the dam at Willow Grove Park. Police said they had spoken with Marple earlier, and he said he had been fishing alone the entire time. McDole and Lykens were told to call back should be there be any further problems.

COLUMBIANA

– A West Park Avenue woman reported at 6:30 a.m. Monday her 17-year-old son was out of control and would not listen to her and was punching walls. Police went to the home and found no physical violence had occurred and warned him of the consequences of his behavior.

– A Juniper Drive man reported at 10:14 a.m. Monday a gas truck was parked in front of his driveway and he had to leave for an appointment and he had asked the driver to move it but he refused. Police went to the area but the truck had already moved.

– Someone requested at 4:39 p.m. Monday police check on Jamie Booher. He was found walking home on state Route 46 and Union Street.

– Police and firefighters provided traffic control for a motor vehicle accident on state Route 14 near Springfield Road at 7:49 p.m. Monday.

– A woman reported at 8:31 p.m. Monday a man just left her home on state Route 344 in Leetonia and was driving a blue Ford while intoxicated headed toward Columbiana. Police checked the area but did not see the vehicle.

– A woman requested at 9:56 p.m. Monday police checked her home on West Woodland Avenue as her ex-boyfriend threatened to go there and break in to get his things. Police checked the area but did not see the man.

PERRY TWP.

– A resident in the 1800 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 2:24 a.m. Tuesday that a suspicious person was trying to gain access to the residence. She heard a noise on the front porch then noticed the door knob being turned. She turned on the outside porch light and heard someone running off the porch.

– A resident in the 1100 block of Prospect Street at Salem Acres reported threats being made via telephone at 9:11 p.m. Monday.

– A caller at 5:25 p.m. Monday reported a suspicious person walking around a vacant residence in the 1000 block of Liberty Street. The person was gone when police arrived. They found all doors and windows secure.

– A woman on West Pidgeon Road reported at 8:02 a.m. Monday that they’ve been having problems with a neighbor over boundary lines and said the neighbor continues to cross over onto their property without permission and is killing the grass and other plants along the property line. She just wanted a report made.

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP.

– Police were advised at 10:05 p.m. Sunday of a possible intoxicated driver northbound on state Route 45 from the Lisbon area. A license plate and vehicle description were provided. An officer located the vehicle and followed it from the state Route 45/state Route9 intersection to the driver’s place of employment and saw no violations.

– Police were called to Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue at 3:58 p.m. Sunday for an unresponsive man on the sidewalk outside of the store. An ambulance was also called. When police arrived, the man was responsive and refused medical assistance. He was identified and found to have just arrived from out-of-state. He said he fell asleep after walking from Winona Road for supplies and would be on his way shortly.

– A caller at 2:42 p.m. Sunday called police for traffic control for a loose horse on Georgetown Road. The horse was corralled before police arrived.

– A Goshen Road resident called police at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in reference to a civil issue regarding property left at his residence. He was told his options.

– A man called at 1:20 a.m. Sunday over concerns that his wife may harm their child, who was at his grandmother’s residence in the township. Officers attempted contact, but got no response at the door. The grandmother called in later and said the child and mother were fine and they were at her residence. A Liberty Street residence was listed.

– Dorothy Conser, of Hunt Road, reported at 8:03 p.m. Saturday that they noticed a crack in their front window. Police investigated and it was believed the two marks came from a BB gun or a .22-caliber gun.

– Loud music was reported at 1:49 a.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of Newgarden Avenue. Police heard no music or disturbance.

– Maria Moffett, of the 1100 block of Cunningham Road, reported at 11:57 p.m. Saturday that her lawn mower was stolen from her garage.

SALEM

– A caller at 3:38 a.m. Monday reported suspicious persons walking around with flashlights in the 900 block of Pershing Street. A resident told police he was just looking in a tree for a raccoon.

– An officer on patrol at 1:47 a.m. Monday saw a person walking in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue who appeared to be in distress. The man told the officer he had a bad ankle, but would be fine.

– An officer on patrol at 1:06 a.m. Monday saw a vehicle in Waterworth Memorial Park after hours and told the two occupants the park was closed. They left.

– A verbal dispute was reported at 12:07 a.m. Monday in the 800 block of East Fifth Street where police spoke with a male and female. The female’s ex-boyfriend arrived unwelcome and wasn’t invited to the residence, causing problems. Officer spoke with both parties and had them separate.

– A driver from VPSI Titling Company reported at 11:37 p.m. Sunday that he backed the company van into an unoccupied small green four-door car in the parking lot at Salem Regional Medical Center. There was no damage to his bumper and he was unsure if the car was damaged. He reported the minor accident to hospital security, but the owner of the green car never came forward. He wanted it documented.

– A woman reported at 11:31 p.m. Sunday that the fence and gate at the Salem Memorial Garden in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue were damaged.

– An officer was flagged down in the 500 block of East Third Street at 11:04 p.m. Sunday in reference to a suspicious gray pickup being operated recklessly in a parking lot. The vehicle was gone. The officer was also provided with information pertaining to possible narcotics trafficking in the city.

– An officer on patrol at 11 p.m. Sunday saw a strobe/beacon flashing on the front of a garage in the 200 block of North Lundy Avenue and stopped to investigate. The resident said it’s supposed to stay lit when the motion trigger is activated, but the light has been malfunctioning. The light reset as the officer was leaving.

– A person was requested removed from a residence in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 10:39 p.m. Sunday. Police spoke with the person and contacted a family member. She was provided a courtesy ride to a residence on East Third Street.

– An officer was dispatched at 10:23 p.m. Sunday to the 300 block of South Lincoln Avenue for an intoxicated male who going to be leaving in a van. The man was located on the porch of his residence and said he was attempting to get food and did have a few alcoholic drinks. He was told not to drive due to consuming alcohol and said he understood. The officer stayed in the area for awhile, but the man did not try to leave.

– A reckless vehicle/possible intoxicated driver was reported at 9:50 p.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of East State Street, but was not found.

– An officer on patrol at 9:50 p.m. Sunday made contact with a man behind Jalisco’s, 2488 E. State St., who was in the weeds with a flashlight. He said he was looking for his son’s cell phone which was lost when his sons were horsing around in the area.

– A man in the 200 block of Ohio Avenue reported receiving a harassing phone at 9:22 p.m. Sunday. The caller accused him of placing an order on Amazon using the caller’s credit card number. The caller had no idea who he was and based the accusation solely on the phone number provided to Amazon. The man said he had not used Amazon in five months and when he did, the charge was made on his own debit card. The caller used abusive language prior to the man hanging up on him. An officer obtained the phone number of the caller and attempted to call back, but the number wasn’t valid.

– A manhole cover was reported sticking up in the road in the 300 block of West State Street at 8:31 p.m. Sunday. An officer put it back in place without incident.

– A man reported at 8:29 p.m. Sunday being scratched by a dog while walking in an alley near the 200 block of West Pershing Street. Two dogs ran out of their yard and the smaller of the two tried to bite him, but only scratched his leg. An officer saw light abrasions on the man’s leg, but the skin was not broken. He did not want to pursue charges but wanted the owner contacted and told about the dog at large ordinance.

– A woman on Barclay reported at 7:40 p.m. Sunday that she believed someone known to her had taken a hand water pump without her permission. The person in question arrived while an officer was there and said the pump was moved into the garage. The pump was not stolen. The woman apologized for the misunderstanding.

– A 10-year-old boy was charged with delinquency for criminal damaging after taking three balloons from a private party at Centennial Park and popping them Sunday afternoon. Police were called to the park at 4:43 p.m. for a juvenile problem and found a woman talking to the boy. She said he showed up uninvited, took three balloons and popped them. When she confronted him and asked why he did it, he said it was fun and he had nothing else to do. The boy, who lived in the neighborhood, told police the same. His mother pulled up and asked officers what was going on and she was told he was being arrested for criminal damaging. He was taken to the police station, processed and released to his mother, pending an informal hearing with the juvenile officer.

LISBON

– Police responded to a possible domestic dispute on East Lincoln Way at 12:13 a.m. Saturday. The couple said everything was fine and they just have some issues they are trying to work out.

– Police reported a suitcase was found in front of Pondi’s at 8:43 a.m. Friday and a man later identified as Michael J. Thornburg was sleeping on the sidewalk outside the restaurant. Thornburg woke up and walked away but left the suitcase behind, which was taken into custody by police. A half hour later police were told that Thornburg was lying on the ground in the C & R Auto parking lot, just north of Pondi’s. When asked what he was doing, the 42-year-old Thornburg said he was “just enjoying the sun.” Thornburg, of Palmdale, Calif., said he had been drinking with some people while watching the Blackhawks-Kings NHL playoff game at the Pittsburgh Greyhound station. He allowed police to search his bag, and they found some more alcohol and prescription medication. Thornburg said if his cell phone was charged he would call his foreman at the oil and gas company he was going to work for. At this point, an ambulance was summoned and Thornburg agreed to be transported to a local hospital to be examined.

– Police were called to the post office at 9 a.m. Friday in regard to a customer who believed he was having a heart attack. Daniel Lucido, 47, of Lowellville, was shaking and placed in a cruiser until an ambulance arrived. Lucido then said he was not having a medical problem and just wanted to be admitted to the hospital.

– Terry Thomas, Cedar Street, reported at 9:47 p.m. Sunday his girlfriend’s son burned a hole in the carpet but he is saying his friends are responsible and he does not know their names. The officer spoke with the youth, who admitted doing it, and the officer told him not lie.

– Police were called to North Jefferson Street at 8 p.m. Sunday, where Ernest Thomas accused his neighbor Robert White of having his security camera. White said he does have the camera because he does not like Thomas watching his every move. White returned the security camera and the officers left.

– Terry Newlan, 69, Oakdale Avenue, Wellsville, was cited for assured cleared distance after he drove into the rear of a vehicle driven by Patricia Hawkins, 54, of Alliance, who was stopped on state Route 154 at 1:53 p.m. May 23.

GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT

– Police responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at 9:15 p.m. May 25 for a report of a resident who had left without permission. The girl was found and returned to the facility.

– Police responded to domestic dispute on Fifth Street in Beloit at 11:36 p.m. May 25 and found it to be a verbal dispute between a husband and wife. Police responded again at 6:39 p.m. May 27 when the wife reported a fight with her husband regarding their children.

– Police responded to a French Street, Damascus, home at 12:15 a.m. May 26 where a man reportedly became angry when family members held him down to stop him from jumping over a bonfire.

– Police responded to a Cedarwood Street, Beloit, home at 10 p.m. May 26 where the resident said she heard someone she believed to be someone she knows spit at and hit her screen door, causing it to break. Police returned at 11:44 p.m. May 28 after the resident reported someone had broken the power meter at the home causing her to lose power.

– A state Route 165 resident reported telephone harassment at 9 a.m. May 27.

– Police responded to a breaking and entering report in the 13000 block of Main Street in Beloit at 2 p.m. May 28.

– Police responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at 9:20 p.m. May 28 for a report of a resident who had left without permission. The girl returned a short time later.

– An 8000 block Pine Lake Road woman reported at noon May 29 that a truck carrying pool water had driven off the roadway and damaged her lawn.

– Police responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at 11:45 p.m. May 29 for a report of a resident who had left without permission. The girl returned a short time later.

– An off duty officer observed two juveniles from the Sharon Lynn girls home walking down the road at 10:45 p.m. May 30. They were transported back to the facility.

LEETONIA

– An officer responded to the 400 block of Columbia Street at 10:21 a.m. May 16 in reference to damage to a vehicle.

– An officer responded to a noise complaint in the 200 block of Main Street at 9:11 p.m. May 16.

– An officer responded to a 300 block Columbia Street business at 7:58 p.m. May 23 for a possible contraband sale.

– An officer responded to a domestic dispute on Lisbon Street at 5:58 a.m. May 24.

– An officer responded to domestic dispute in the 100 block of Chestnut Street at 4:12 p.m. May 31.

– An officer responded to a theft report at the bike trail on Washington Street at 10:02 a.m. Sunday.

– An officer responded to a possible dispute in the 200 block of Main Street at 7:47 p.m. Sunday.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police charged a 13-year-old Alliance boy with theft and falsification after a patrolling officer at 5:18 p.m. Saturday saw him walking with other juveniles in the 100 block of East Pershing Street and determined he matched the description of a suspect in theft in the 400 block of South Ellsworth Avenue the prior day. The boy admitted to the theft, then allegedly lied about another juvenile being involved despite the contrary. During the investigation officers located another suspect in the 200 block of South Lundy Avenue who admitted to serving as a look out during the theft. The 12-year-old Salem boy was charged with complicity to theft. Charges against other juveniles are pending further investigation.

– Officers responded to the 100 block of Highland Avenue at 6:53 p.m. Saturday for a report of a man who had become aggressive due to diabetic complications. The man was found outside banging his head against the sidewalk. He was restrained and transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for treatment.

– Officers responded to a large fight at a South Broadway Avenue bar at 10:21 p.m. Saturday. The fight had broken up prior to officers’ arrival and the remaining people involved declined medical treatment or to pursue the matter.

– Officers responded to a North Ellsworth Avenue home at 10:34 p.m. Saturday where a woman reported her neighbor had made inappropriate statements toward her and her children. The neighbor claimed that the woman sprayed weed killer on her flowers. They were told to avoid contact with each other.

– Police responded to a Walnut Street apartment complex at 11:39 p.m. Saturday for a report of a man bleeding from the head. Officers found the man in the hallway, but refused to say how he received the injury. He was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for treatment.

– Jonathon T. Meissner, 180 Hawley Ave., Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop on South Lincoln Avenue for a red light violation at 1:36 a.m. Sunday.

– Dylan W. Klass, 18, 1326 Jefferson Ave., Salem, was arrested for underage consumption after calling police to report that he was intoxicated and walking down East State Street 3:50 a.m. Sunday. Officers found him in the middle of the roadway.

– Police responded to the 2200 block of Tanglewood Drive at 9:35 a.m. Sunday where a woman reported someone had entered her unlocked vehicle and removed several personal items.

– Police responded to an East State Street business at 11:11 a.m. Sunday where an elderly woman was reportedly wandering around the store and parking lot for the past hour, apparently confused. The woman was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

– A Stone Castle Trail resident reported at 1:59 p.m. Sunday that someone overnight had entered two of his vehicles and removed several items.

Columbiana

– Tawnya N. Groff, 27, Struthers, was stopped in traffic on Lisbon Street at the South Cross Street intersection when her vehicle was struck from behind by a vehicle driven by Megan L. Grey, 19, North Market Street, Lisbon. Grey was cited for assured clear distance.

– Police charged two boys with curfew violation and obstructing official business at 2:45 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on state Route 14. The boys were later released to their parents.

– Keith Owens reported at 12:59 p.m. Saturday that while driving down Pittsburgh Street a Jeep pulled into the gravel lot by the railroad tracks and started to “whip (doughnuts),” flinging a rock up and hitting his windshield. A license plate of the vehicle was provided to police.

– A man reported at 3:34 p.m. Saturday there was debris on state Route 7 near Royal Birkdale Drive. Police found a tarp with metal that someone had already moved to the side of the road.

– A man reported at 7:51 p.m. Saturday that while walking dogs on South Main Street some dogs living at 366 S. Main St. came out after them so he changed direction but the dogs were still at large. Police checked the area and did not see the dogs but advised their owner of the complaint.

– A man reported at 8:20 p.m. Saturday someone was open burning on East Park Avenue. Police found the fire was the appropriate size for cooking and entertainment and that water was being kept nearby if needed. The residents were warned of the complaint.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM

– Police responded to the 500 block of Jennings Avenue at 1:43 p.m. Friday where a resident reported someone had used her bank debit card for a $340 purchase at a local business.

– Joshua D. Gantz, 35, 32998 McKaig Road, Hanoverton, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on East State Street at 4:36 p.m. Friday in which he was westbound and allegedly failed to stop for traffic at Union Avenue, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Ambrose Popa, 84, Salem. No injuries were reported.

– Police responded to a West State Street business at 7:17 p.m. Friday where a woman reported a man had purchased some items then dragged his young child out of the store screaming at him, then grabbed him by the neck and slammed him into the side of a truck before leaving. The man was found to live outside the city so officers advised the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office for a welfare check.

– Police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 1300 block of Fairview Avenue at 8:07 p.m. and found a verbal altercation between a husband and wife. The husband agreed to leave for the night.

– Police responded to the 1700 block of East State Street at 8:09 p.m. Friday where a woman reported someone had taken a temporary license plate from her vehicle between 5 and 8 p.m. that day.

– Police responded the 400 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 8:52 p.m. Friday where a woman reported someone had taken items from her vehicle while it was parked behind the business. A surveillance camera revealed a male juvenile had committed the act.

– Eugene A, Pineda, 22, 375 W. Pershing St., Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated, no operator’s license and left of center following a two-vehicle crash on South Howard Street south of East State Street at 12:21 a.m. Saturday in which he was northbound and allegedly traveled left of center, striking a southbound vehicle driven by Kathryn J. Zeppernick, 18, Salem. Zeppernick was transported to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

– Clara L. Zwick, 61, 174 W. Fourth St., Salem, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for a turn signal violation in the 1000 block of East Third Street at 1:58 a.m. Saturday.

– Brain D. Digman, 23, 285 W. Pershing St., Salem, was arrested at his home at 9:20 a.m. Saturday on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office for theft.

– Police to the 500 block of Washington Avenue at 9:22 a.m. Saturday where a resident reported his wife from whom he is separated had taken $65 from his wallet before leaving the home.

– Police responded to Waterworth Memorial Park at 11:14 a.m. Saturday in reference to juveniles involved in criminal damaging. The officer spoke with the juveniles and made them clean up their mess.

– A West Pidgeon Road resident reported at 1:28 p.m. Saturday that someone had taken a bottle of prescription pills from his vehicle parked at a 2500 East State Street business the previous day.

Columbiana

– A golf cart from Columbiana High School was reported at 11:12 a.m. Friday driving down Pittsburgh Street backing up traffic. An officer spotted the cart and notified the driver of the complaint.

– A woman was reported at 3:17 p.m. Friday looking in people’s vehicles behind the Dutch Village Inn.

– Alice Hill, Dresden Road, East Liverpool, requested assistance at 4:29 p.m. Friday during a child exchange at Heck Road.

– A rental dispute was reported at 7:27 p.m. Friday on South Bayshore Road, where a landlord was entering the apartment before the tenant’s lease was up.

– A dog was found inside a parked car at the parking lot of Hogan’s Bakery at 7:39 p.m. Friday. The vehicle with the dog was leaving as an officer arrived.

– A female employee of the Dollar General reported at 10:19 p.m. Friday a woman had been sitting in her car in the lot for 10 minutes. An officer spoke with the woman, who only pulled into the lot to use the phone.