– An officer in the rear lot of the police department at 4:03 a.m. Sunday saw two people arguing in the road on Pershing Street. Both were intoxicated and it was determined to be a only a verbal dispute. The female said she was leaving for the evening and not returning.

– A possible fight was reported inside an apartment at 2:47 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of Vine Avenue. Officers attempted contact but no one would answer the door. No loud persons were heard.

– A resident in the 600 block of Washington Avenue called at 2:32 a.m. Sunday about a noise disturbance, reporting her dog was acting strange and she wanted the area checked. Officers checked the exterior and everything appeared fine.

– A caller at 2:07 a.m. Sunday reported a suspicious man carrying what appeared to be a golf club while yelling on the phone in the area of South Broadway and East Euclid. He was not found.

– Police responded at 2:28 a.m. Sunday to the 900 block of West Wilson Street for a theft report. A resident reported having a wedding after party and said the tap from a keg rented from the Eagles was missing.

– An intoxicated driver was reported at 2:24 a.m. Sunday on South Ellsworth Avenue near Railroad Street, but was not located.

– Jason Sorrentino, 30, of 637 Woodland Ave., was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant from Portage County after police were called to his residence for a domestic dispute at 1:16 a.m. Sunday. A female had minor injuries and wanted her husband to leave. He was found to have the warrant and was turned over to Portage County authorities.

– A possible domestic dispute was reported at 1:05 a.m. Sunday in the 600 block of East Sixth Street with a male and female arguing. Officers heard no arguing or yelling, but could hear people inside the apartment. No one answered the door.

– An alarm activation was checked at 12:41 a.m. Sunday at Home Depot, 2900 E. State St., with an unsecured door found. The interior was checked and appeared normal. A key holder responded and secured the door. An alarm activation was also reported at 11:15 p.m. Saturday for the same situation, with nothing found.

– A domestic dispute was reported at 10:50 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of West 16th Street. Police found a man standing next to a truck speaking to the female driver who was preparing to leave. They had a verbal dispute and she just wanted to leave.

– Cheryl German, 26, of 729 Franklin Ave., was charged with assault after police were called at 9:29 p.m. Saturday for a report of a fight at Jalisco’s, 2488 E. State St., where a victim reported being struck in the face.

– An irate person was reported causing a disturbance in the 400 block of Franklin at 9:23 p.m. Saturday. A tenant reported the name of the person causing the problem, but the person was not found.

– Police responded to Smith Oil, East State Street, at 8:38 p.m. Saturday for a drive-off. The caller said it appeared as though the driver left by mistake. Using the license plate, an officer contacted the driver who confirmed it was a mistake and he was returning to pay for the gas.

– An officer on patrol saw a large amount of smoke coming from the east side of North Ellsworth Avenue in the 500 block at 8:10 p.m. Saturday. The source was found in a back yard where a resident was burning brush and had thrown a limb full of leaves onto the fire. The fire department was notified and the resident was told about the city ordinance prohibiting the burning of leaves and brush other than seasoned firewood.

– A caller at 7:58 p.m. Saturday reported juveniles attempting to break into vehicles in the 1000 block of Jennings Avenue. Police learned everything was okay. The vehicles belonged to their parents.

– Police were called at 7:42 p.m. Saturday to the 500 block of Franklin Avenue for an injured animal. A brown and white male dog had injured its front leg. Several residents said the dog did not belong to them and the dog had no collar. The humane agent responded to take the animal.

– A loud person was reported at 7:33 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of Roosevelt Avenue, but left before police arrived.

– An officer on patrol at 5:14 p.m. Saturday saw an illegally parked vehicle in the 2000 block of Southeast Boulevard and spoke with the owner, who was moving it.

– Joseph Ray, 49, of Alamosa, Colo., was charged with theft after police were called to Circle K, 1125 E. State St., where a man pumped $58.46 worth of gas and had no way to render payment. He said he misunderstood the clerk and that is why he pumped the gas. He was taken into custody and transported to the Columbiana County jail.

– An officer was flagged down at 4:20 p.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of East State Street by a female from Leetonia about a possible scam. She said she received a call from a foreign male who said she won a large sum of money and needed to purchase $1,500 worth of Green dot cards and provide him with the card numbers to get the prize. She was told it is a scam and she should not purchase the cards.

– A suspicious male was reported going in and out of a business in the 2300 block of East State Street at 4:04 p.m. Saturday. Police located the man who said his vehicle would not start and he needed gas but did not have any money. He was provided with information to obtain assistance.

– Police were called at 2:24 p.m. Saturday to the 500 block of East Fourth Street to check the well-being of a resident. The person in question was found and had some health issues and seemed confused. First responders and EMT came to the scene and the resident was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center.

– An alarm activation was reported at 2:07 p.m. Saturday in the 1400 block of Allen Road. The exterior of the building was checked and found secure.

– Police were called at 11:58 a.m. Saturday to Eastview Driver for a dispute between a husband and wife. The matter was resolved with no further problems.

– A reckless operator was reported at 10:03 a.m. Saturday on Newgarden Avenue and West Wilson Street, but not found.



– A caller at 3:37 a.m. Saturday reported suspicious activity at Centennial Park with a light left on in a restroom. Officers found nobody around. It appeared the light was left on by accident.

– A domestic was reported at 12:47 a.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Prospect Street where a woman said she and her husband got into an argument but there were no threats or violence. He left before police arrived.

– Jack R. Kimble Jr., 41, and Carrie Kimble, 42, both of 635 E. Sixth St., were taken into custody at their home at 12:35 a.m. Saturday for multiple outstanding warrants from the Boardman Police Department for theft.

– Police were called at 10:59 p.m. Friday to the 1800 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where a suspicious person was reported at the business earlier in the evening. Police stood by while the business was locked up.

– Loud persons were reported in the 800 block of Summit Street at 10:27 p.m. Friday. They said they would keep the noise down.

– Police were called at 10:10 p.m. Friday to the 900 block of West Wilson Street for a civil dispute. A woman said she was trying to move out and her roommate threw her clothes down the stairs. Both were told their options.

– A loud explosion was reported in the 300 block of West Wilson Street at 10:02 p.m. Friday, but no source was found.

– Police responded to the area of North Lincoln Avenue and Sunset to assist Perry Township Police with locating several juveniles at 9:49 p.m. Friday, last seen running on Lincoln towards Sunset after they were reported to be looking into people’s properties. They were not found.

– A suspicious blue truck was reported at 9:20 p.m. Friday in the 2300 block of East State Street driving around the plaza parking lot. The driver told police he was waiting for a family member to get off work so he could give them a ride. He was told to park the vehicle while waiting.

– An anonymous caller at 9 p.m. Friday reported a reckless operator in the high school parking lot off of North Lincoln Avenue, but no reckless driving was seen.

– Bryan Hendricks, 23, of Vine Street, was cited for reasonable control after allegedly losing control of his westbound vehicle on West Perry Street at 7:48 p.m. Friday, going off the right side of the road over a cement curb and coming to rest on a tree. There were no injuries.

– Several juveniles on bicycles were reported in the area of North Howard Avenue and West Fifth Street at 7:34 p.m. Friday, refusing to get out of the road for passing cars. Officers found them and told them to stay out of the road.

– Police responded to the 500 block of Continental after getting a complaint at 7:21 p.m. Friday of a female acting strangely and possibly with a weapon. Officers spoke to the person in question and she said she was fine and had not been out of her apartment. Several people in the area said they had not seen or heard any type of disturbance.

– A vehicle owned by Darrell Jackson of Fifth Street was reported legally parked in the Walmart parking lot on East State Street at 7:07 p.m. Friday when it was struck in the left front fender by another vehicle which left the scene.

– A man reported at 6:53 p.m. Friday that he was moving out of a residence in the 100 block of South Union Avenue and someone took the television from the back of his pickup. No witnesses could be found. The same man had reported a property dispute at 6:29 p.m. Friday with old roommates. He was told the dispute over property was a civil matter and to consult legal counsel.

– A woman in the 700 block of East Third Street at 6:36 p.m. Friday said her nephew was pushed by another male juvenile and assaulted by the boy’s father. Her nephew told people he went to a friend’s house with his female cousin and he was not allowed to go in the friend’s home. The other male juvenile pushed him out of the home, so he pushed back, then the boy’s father allegedly picked him up off his feet and threw him to the ground. The other male juvenile said the woman’s nephew was forcing his way into the house so he put his hand up to push him away and he was struck two times. The father said he never threw the woman’s nephew to the ground but directed him toward his house after he had just punched his son. Written statements were obtained.

– A Salem resident reported at 6:02 p.m. Friday that he believed he was a victim of identity theft, saying someone unknown to him had purchased a cell phone using his personal information. He was told his options.

– A woman came to the police station at 5:15 p.m. Friday to speak with an officer about a problem with a family member. She was told her options.

– An officer in the area of East Pershing Street and South Lincoln Avenue at 4:29 p.m. Friday heard what sounded like noise from a traffic accident, but nothing was found.

– An officer spoke to a woman who had been sitting at the rear of the fire station at 4:25 p.m. Friday. She was presently homeless and was told she could not stay there. She was told some options for dealing with her situation.

– Harassment was reported at 4:23 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of East State Street, but police were unable to find the suspect.

– A report of harassment was made at 3:40 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of Penn Avenue. A man wanted a male removed from a local business because he was being harassed. The male left before police arrived.

– No citation was issued after Adrianne Binkley, 27, of West Perry Street, backed up to attempt to leave a parking space and struck the front of a vehicle driven by Josiah Deeter, 33, of East Third Street, which was parked illegally at 5:56 p.m. Thursday.


– An erratic driver was reported at 9:39 a.m. Friday traveling south on state Route 164 entering town in a silver Mercury. The car was spotted, but no erratic driver was observed by an officer.

– A silver vehicle was reported at 2:10 p.m. Friday traveling east on state Route 14 from Washingtonville at a high rate of speed and almost hit someone head-on. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle in question.

– Lennie Herbert requested at 6:01 p.m. Friday an officer check a residence on North Elm Street. His daughter was there to check and take photos for a realty company when she found the door open. An officer found the residence secured. The daughter, as it turned out, was at the wrong house.

– A dark green Pontiac Sunfire was reported at 8:57 p.m. Friday to be heading north on North Elm Street without light on, but could not be located by an officer.



– Constable Dan Valentine receive a report at 11:52 a.m. Monday from a resident in the 36000 Perry Grange Road, Salem, advising that a neighbor he has been having problems with recently was walking his dog when the complainant got his mail. The complainant advised that he yelled at the neighbor asking what they can do to work things out and the neighbor walked onto his property using vulgar language and yelling at him. The complainant requested the incident be documented.



– James E. Stewart, 87, 602 Cedar St., Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash at Bentley Drive and Cunningham Road at 3:51 p.m. Saturday in which he was northbound on Cunningham Road and failed to stop at Bentley Drive, traveling over a curb and off the roadway. Stewart and his passenger were treated on scene.

– Dellamarie Lemmon, 57, 1977 Bentley Drive, Salem, was cited for failure to yield from a private drive following a two-vehicle crash in the 100 block of East State Street at 4:01 p.m. Saturday in which she attempted to pull eastbound from a drive and struck a westbound vehicle driven by Jacob A. Yeager, 26, Berlin Center, who was attempting to turn into the same drive.

– Cecil B. Barker, 2170 Monroe St. 13, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office after turning himself in at 5:17 p.m. Saturday.

– An officer responded with medics to North Ellsworth Avenue and East Third Street at 6:34 p.m. Saturday for a report of a band member who had collapsed due to asthma during the Grande Parade. The band member was transported to the hospital for treatment.

– Officers responded to a 1700 block East State Street business at 7:16 p.m. Saturday for a report of a woman who had placed $29.05 of merchandise in her purse.

– A patrolling officer observed a vehicle in the 1000 block of East Sixth Street travel left of center and almost strike the cruiser at 9:04 p.m. Saturday. The driver was found to intoxicated and charged with OVI while the passenger provided a false identification and was charged with obstruction. Officers could not identify either man and they were both booked in the county jail as John Doe.

– Police responded to a report of a loud explosion in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 10:50 p.m. Saturday but were unable to find anything.

– Officers responded to an Ohio Avenue home at 11:30 p.m. Saturday where a woman reported her live-in ex-boyfriend had yelled at her with a knife in his hand, then stabbed a door frame and told her to leave. When she told him she was calling the police, he said he would wait outside, but could not be found when officers arrived.

– Officers responded to the 1100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 12:36 a.m. Sunday where a man said he observed lights on in his unlocked vehicle but did not see anyone nearby.

– A patrolling officer observed a toilet papered residence in the 100 block of West 10th Street at 1:32 a.m. Sunday.

– Police responded to a domestic dispute in the 600 block of Park Avenue at 2:32 a.m. Sunday.

– Anthony M. Hostetter, 21, Deerfield, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office after officers responded to a report of underage consumption in the 1300 block of Robin Avenue at 7:27 a.m. Sunday.

– An officer responded to a 600 Franklin Avenue home at 10:14 a.m. Sunday where the resident reported someone overnight had taken an ornament from her yard.

– Jackie Lea Balser, 31, North Brighton, Pa., was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 1:31 p.m. Sunday in which she was westbound on East State Street and failed to stop for traffic at North Lincoln Avenue.


– At 9:06 a.m. Saturday man gave police a license plate he had found in his front yard. The owner, Bill Wilms, was contacted and he went to the police station to pick it up.

– Someone reported a red truck with expired plate reported at a Union Street address at 11:19 a.m. Saturday.

– Helen Gormley of Columbiana reported at 11:20 a.m. Saturday she has been receiving harassing calls from Microsoft Windows, which refuses to stop calling even after she requested them to stop. She planned to contact the phone company about getting their number blocked.

– Police investigated what appeared to be a theft from a vehicle at Old Century Truck Stop at 1:14 p.m. Saturday, but it was found the company itself cut the locks on the trailers to do inventory.

– Someone reported a reckless vehicle westbound on state Route 14 at 2:04 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle continuously was crossing the center line into the other lane. Police were unable to get there before the vehicle left town, so the highway patrol was notified.

– Brittany Rouse, Camelot Drive, reported at 4:36 p.m. Saturday her husband has been trying to take the children without her permission.

– Kimberly Danks, East Park Street, reported at 6:09 p.m. Saturday a woman is there and refusing to leave.

– Josiah Rouse of Salem asked police at 6:24 p.m. Saturday to go with him to Camelot Apartments to pick up his children for visitation. Police watched, but there were no problems.

– A dead animal was reported in the roadway on Lisbon Street near the underpass at 9:56 p.m. Saturday. Police checked the area, but were unable to find the animal, which was reported as a hazard to drivers.

– Someone alerted police of an elderly person driving without their headlights on at 9:42 p.m. Saturday in the area of Heartland Christian School. Police checked the area, but did not find anyone.

– A Norfolk-Southern train was reported blocking the crossing at Pittsburgh Street at 10:10 p.m. Saturday. Police called the railroad company, which stated there is a lot of railroad traffic and it would be 30 minutes before the train would be moved.



– An officer responded to the 1000 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 2:23 p.m. Friday for a report of a construction worker who had fallen and gotten hurt. The worker was transported by ambulance to the Salem hospital for treatment.

– Police responded to a Southeast Boulevard home at 4:06 p.m. Friday where the resident reported receiving unwanted text messages from a male and female juvenile. The resident was advised to avoid contact with the juveniles and the juveniles were advised to cease contact, as well.

– Police responded to a domestic dispute report in the 400 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 4:59 p.m. Friday. Both people involved gave conflicting stories and the woman was transported to the Salem hospital with an unknown problem.

– An officer responded to the Salem hospital emergency room at 5:54 p.m. Friday where a man reported his son had been assaulted by another juvenile while at Centennial Park.

– Charles A. Sine, 44, 1080 N. Lincoln Ave., Salem, was charged with disorderly conduct after officers responded to a report of an intoxicated man stumbling the roadway in the 400 block of North Howard Avenue at 7:55 p.m. Friday. Sine then became belligerent and threatening toward the officers.

– Ryan A. Dotson, 28, 31234 Carey Road, Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated, driving under suspension, a red light violation, obstructing official business, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct following a traffic stop in the 100 block of West State Street in which he refused to listen to the officer’s commands and resisted arrest. He was transported to the Salem hospital for self-inflicted injuries. Additional charges are pending.

– Police responded to an Ohio Avenue home at 9:44 a.m. Saturday where the resident reported a man had been coming onto the property and sending him unwanted text messages.


– A complaint was reported at 1:33 p.m. Wednesday at a McKinley Avenue residence regarding several bags of garbage stacked against the house and long grass. The owner was given a warning.

– John Joy, Morton Street, East Liverpool, reported at 5:17 p.m. Tuesday his wife, who was at juvenile court and was sentenced to 30 days in county jail, gave her brother two silver rings, a 10-karat fold wedding band and a silver necklace in the presence of a bailiff. Joy said his wife’s brother gave him everything but the wedding band. An officer spoke with the bailiff and acknowledged the transaction happening, but wasn’t sure what was given.


-A junk vehicle was reported at 11:55 a.m. Friday at a North Pearl Street residence. No one was at home when an officer arrived.

– Erwin Kornack, Hawkins Lane, reported at 3:19 p.m. Friday a person claiming to be from Owens Construction went to his door and tried to tell him they were doing work, which Kornack thought was a scam. The individuals were warned a solicitor’s permit was needed.

– A West Park Avenue resident reported at 8:33 p.m. Friday loud music caused by Thomas Byers, who was given a warning.

– Sounds of gunshots were reported at 9:59 p.m. Friday near Whispering Pines Golf Course and the Old Century Truck Stop. An officer searched the area but was unable to locate the shots.



– An officer was flagged down at 5:19 a.m. Sunday by a man on East Pershing Street and South Broadway Avenue who said he needed medical attention. Fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance responded and the man was taken to the hospital.

– Edward McMillen, 35, of West State Street, identified as the manager of Club Fuel, 188 Railroad St., was cited for violation of hours after police discovered people inside the bar after 4:06 a.m. Sunday consuming alcoholic beverages well after the permit hours of operation. Initially, an officer on patrol saw a person consuming an alcoholic beverage from an open container outside as they left the bar. Loud music and people could be heard inside the bar, but entry was denied to officers because the doors were locked. The doors were opened by another patron and officers entered to find people inside. Evidence was retrieved, the manager was cited for the hours violation and he was told the case would be referred to the Ohio Investigative Unit for further actions for several violations. The man with the alcohol outside, Jose Aguirre, 28, of East Third Street, was cited for open container.

– A domestic was reported at 3:15 a.m. Sunday in the 500 block of Arch Street involving the same people from an earlier domestic reported at 2:46 a.m. on Lundy Avenue. Both people were voluntarily intoxicated and said no violence occurred. They were warned about their disorderly behavior and told if there’s one more complaint, they’ll be cited for disorderly conduct. In the earlier call, it was reported the female was assaulted at a nearby residence. She was intoxicated and declined medical attention and refused to cooperate or say what happened.

– A suspicious vehicle was reported at 2:58 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of West State Street, but left before police arrived.

– Officers on patrol at 2:31 a.m. Sunday in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue heard several males arguing on the sidewalk. The males took off running when they saw the patrol car and police located two of them in the Sparkle Market parking lot on South Lundy Avenue and stopped them. One said he ran because he had a warrant. The other one said he only ran because the others did. He had been arguing with his brother who was the third male and wasn’t found. The one with the warrant, William Michaels III, 26, of 7716 Depot Road, Salem, was taken into custody on a warrant from Columbiana County for assault. He was turned over to a deputy who transported him to jail.

– Three juveniles spotted in the Sparkle Market parking lot on South Lundy Avenue at 1:44 a.m. Sunday were stopped and taken into custody for unruly charges. The two boys and a girl were each turned over to their parents.

– An officer on patrol in the 100 block of Railroad Street at 1:39 a.m. Sunday saw a bouncer from Club Fuel appear to be kicking a male out of the establishment. The officer stopped in case assistance was needed and learned the man was intoxicated and causing a problem inside the bar. He was told to leave the premises. The officer gave him a courtesy ride to his residence several blocks away.

– An officer on patrol at 11:10 p.m. Saturday noticed a man appeared to be ill in the 400 block of East Pershing Street and checked on him. He said he has a long-term condition but felt fine. He said he was okay to drive and had a friend riding with him.

– Police responded to fireworks complaints at 10:50 p.m. Saturday on East School Street and at 6:39 p.m. Saturday on Liberty Street. No signs of fireworks were found.

– Police were called at 10:48 p.m. Saturday to the 200 block of East Fifth Street for a loud television. People were watching a movie with the front door open and agreed to turn the sound down.

– A caller at 10:33 p.m. Saturday reported loud music in the area of Oak Street and Fair Avenue. Police located an outdoor celebration with a DJ in the rear of the residence at the northwest corner of the intersection. The residents were told about the complaint and reduced the volume.

– A distraught male was reported at 10:21 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of East Pershing Street. The report said he was behaving strangely and making odd requests of people. Police spoke with the man who later agreed to be voluntarily transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital by KLG.

– A dog was reported at large at 9:13 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of East Fourth Street, but was not found.

– A juvenile shoplifter was reported at 7:39 p.m. Saturday at Walmart on East State Street. The juvenile was taken into custody and transported to the Tobin Center.

– A small juvenile was reported riding a scooter in the street in the 500 block of East Fourth Street at 5:59 p.m. Saturday. An officer spoke with the juvenile and a parent who said the child did not have permission to be in the road and would not be in the road again.

– A resident in the 200 block of South Howard Avenue reported possible fraud at 5:54 p.m. Saturday. A computer security system told her they were refunding money into her bank account and she needed to send some of the money they put into her account back to them. She called her bank and had the account frozen so no further transactions could occur. She said no money had been taken, but she did have a pending deposit.

– Police were called at 5:52 p.m. Saturday for a report of a person wishing to harm themselves in the 500 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The fire department and EMT Ambulance were summoned. Firefighters affirmed all was okay and an ambulance arrived to take the person to a hospital. Police had been called to the same address at 2:25 p.m. Saturday for a woman having medical issues who needed to go get checked out. She had been taken to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT.

– An officer on patrol at 4:19 p.m. Saturday noticed a dog walking across the roads in the 600 block of Euclid and East Pershing streets and was met by the Columbiana County dog warden. The dog warden said she knew where the owner lived and took the dog back to the residence on Pershing, citing the owner.


– Police tried to stop a speeding motorist in a yellow Jeep Wrangler on state Route 14 near Homestead Drive at 3 a.m. Saturday. The pursuit continued east on Route 14 and then south on Macklin Road before the Jeep went off road into woods and fields. The Wrangler was found parked next to a trailer on the property of Brian Curtis, 26, Route 14, who was standing next to the Jeep, which was covered with fresh mud and still hot to the touch. The Wrangler was reportedly towed from the scene for further processing.

– A caller reported there was a drunken man in Ryan’s News on South Main Street for a second time at 1:27 p.m. Saturday. Police caught up with the man walking in the downtown and spoke with him, but he did not smell of alcohol, leading them to believe it was perhaps his medication that was causing him to act suspiciously.

– Josh Linhart, Firestone Avenue, reported there was a sick raccoon in his yard at 1:33 p.m. Saturday. Police arrived and euthanized the animal.

– A person by the name of Hiner, Spruce Street, called at 2:48 p.m. Saturday because he wanted his son removed from the residence. The son left prior to police arriving.

– Police were called to a domestic dispute on Lisbon Street at 7:56 p.m. Saturday and arrested Robert White, 63, for allegedly striking his wife in the face.

– Police responded to a possible fight at the Manor apartment complex at 9:10 p.m. Saturday, but everyone had dispersed by the time officers arrived.


– Police responded to a reported fight at the county fair at 10:39 p.m. Friday, with fair police identifying the parties involved as Joshua E. Killing, 18, of Hanoverton and a male under the age of 18. When the pair would not quit fighting after being told to stop, fair police said they put Killing in a chokehold and when they let him go Killing took an aggressive stance toward the officer. Meanwhile, the juvenile fled. Killing said the juvenile was the aggressor by flipping him off and then punching him in the face. Killing, who wanted to pursue charges against the youth, was himself charged with disorderly conduct.

– Police were called to a traffic accident at the intersection of Jackson Street and East Lincoln Way at 12:48 a.m. Sunday that involved driver Scott Nelder and passengers Cory Adams and Nathan Courtney. Courtney, 27, was mad because he did not want to walk home to Guilford Lake in the rain and refused to calm down, at which point he was charged with disorderly conduct.

– While checking the New Lisbon Rental Storage units on Rose Drive at 7:42 p.m. July 29 when he saw a man closing the door to a unit. When the officer came by again he saw the person closing another unit, so the officer stopped to speak with him. The person refused to provide any identification and refused to let him look in his storage unit. While the officer was trying to learn the person’s identity from the storage units’ owner, the person left.

– Police responded to a loud music complaint on South Green Street at 4:56 p.m. July 30. An officer spoke with the person, who was told to turn down the music.

– Police responded to a home medical alert on West Chestnut Street at 5:47 p.m. July 30 and the homeowner answered the door. She stated that everything was fine and her husband and her son were working on the system wiring when it went off.

– Judy Elsass, state Route 517, Lisbon, reported at 4:48 p.m. Friday her ex-husband was retrieving his belongings and in the process trying to take things that did not belong to him. Police remained until Mr. Elsass was done.



– Officers on patrol at 3:34 a.m. Saturday saw a dark-colored truck backed up to the Tropical Sno business in the Masonic Temple parking lot and noticed the lights on inside the business. They made contact with a man inside and learned he was the owner.

– Police responded with the fire department at 3:22 a.m. Saturday for a reported fire alarm at Salem Regional Medical Center. Nothing was needed from the police. The fire department found no problems.

– Police were called at 3:05 a.m. Saturday for an alleged assault at Walmart, 2875 E. State St., but while en route, officers were told the suspects left in a blue Jeep. The Jeep was located and information was gathered which will be sent to the prosecutor’s office.

– A woman in the 400 block of East Eighth Street reported at 2:55 a.m. Saturday that a man wearing a white shirt over his head and wearing black shorts with stripes down the side was at the rear of her property removing items. He removed garbage bags of empty cans from her garage and attempted to get into her vehicle. She yelled at him prior to police arriving and he fled. He could not be found.

– A domestic was reported at 12:26 a.m. Saturday in the 500 block of Newgarden Avenue where a man said his girlfriend pushed him. No injuries were reported, but he wanted to pursue charges and was told he and his brother, a witness, would need to fill out written statements. He gathered some belongings and left. The girlfriend declined to give a statement.

– A woman who wasn’t home on East Perry Street called at 11:33 p.m. Friday to report a neighbor notified her that an intoxicated man was on her front porch. Officers arrived and found the man sleeping on the porch. He was identified and the woman knew him, but said she wanted him removed.

– Police were called at 11:27 p.m. Friday to Park Avenue and Maple Street for a report of a woman walking who asked a man to use his phone. The report said she exited her residence and asked him to use his phone. She told police she needed to contact a friend for a ride, but didn’t need any assistance.

– A woman in the 100 block of Fair Avenue called at 8:41 p.m. Friday to report a possible juvenile problem. Sometime early in the morning on Wednesday, an unknown person poured soda on the driver side of her vehicle while it was parked in the drive.

– A caller at 7:27 p.m. Friday reported a fight in progress in the 1000 block of East Sixth Street. The parties were separated when police arrived and reported nothing physical took place. The incident was verbal only and neither group wanted to pursue charges.

– Police were called at 4:31 p.m. Friday for an irate person in the 100 block of East State Street. Family members said the man was saying very strange things and appeared mentally distressed. The man told police he had not slept in an extended period of time. He was voluntarily transported to Salem Regional Medical Center.

– A caller at 4:04 p.m. Friday reported persons yelling and being loud in the 900 block of Prospect Street. Police were delayed in responding due to other calls and found no disturbance when they arrived later.

– Police were called at 1:57 p.m. Friday to the 1200 block of Maple Street for a large trash accumulation, finding a large chair, a large screen television and trash in the curb lawn which had reportedly been there several days. A tenant said a friend was coming for the furniture and was told the stuff cannot be on the curb for more than 24 hours and must be removed.

– A woman from West South Range Road reported at 1:37 p.m. Friday that sometime Thursday night, someone hit her car while it was parked in a lot in the 100 block of Vine Avenue. There was minor damage to the rear driver’s side door.

– A man came to the police station at 5:08 a.m. Friday wanting to turn himself in after he said he caused a ruckus at Salem Regional Medical Center. He was sent on his way after being told police had not received any reports from the hospital of any problem.


– Robert Crespo, 27, Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension and expired registration following a traffic stop at 6:51 a.m. Friday at 4WD Hardware on state Route 14.

– Jeff Jackson, Parkview Drive, reported a case of identity theft at 9:49 a.m. Friday.

– A Seventh Street resident reported at 5:14 p.m. Friday cars speeding up and down the street.

– Police received a tip from the State Highway Patrol at 6:19 p.m. Friday regarding a reckless driver in a black Ford Focus traveling north on state Route 7 towards the intersection of state Routes 7 and 14. An officer searched the area, but could not find the vehicle in question.

-A man in a blue Chevrolet was reported at 10:21 p.m. Friday to be drinking beer at the Pittsburgh Street railroad crossing. An officer was unable to find the vehicle in question.