– A woman on South Union Avenue reported at 2:37 p.m. Monday that someone charged $118 on her checking account for some apps she did not purchase. She changed her account number and wanted it documented.
– A woman on East Third Street called at 1:48 p.m. Monday to request removal of an unwanted person from her property. The male agreed to leave.
– A caller at 1:04 p.m. Monday reported an open door on a residence in the 500 block of South Lundy Avenue. The address given was not found and no residence matched the description.
– A caller at 12:19 p.m. Monday reported people shooting BB guns near Prospect Street and Newgarden Avenue. Police found the people in a back yard on Newgarden shooting at a can with a BB rifle. They were told to stop and made aware of city law.
– A man in the 200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue reported at 12:08 p.m. Monday that when he let his dogs outside, the neighbors’ dogs came over onto the property. He was concerned and just wanted the neighbors to keep the dogs on their property. An officer will talk with the neighbors.
– A woman on East Eighth Street called at 12:07 p.m. Monday to report finding a suspicious item. An officer determined it was contraband and destroyed it.
– A flip cell phone was found in the street at West Pershing Street and Howard Avenue and turned over to police at 11:38 a.m. Monday.
– A reckless vehicle was reported at 11:27 a.m. Monday on Arch Street and found in a parking lot. The driver didn’t believe he was operating recklessly.
– A man in the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 9:31 a.m. Monday that he had not seen his adult son in 11 days. He operates a business in the same building where they both reside. He was entered as missing. The son got word that officers were looking for him and contacted police later, telling them he was fine.
– A disturbed person was reported at 8:46 a.m. Monday in the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Franklin. The male was having medication issues. Fire department first responders and KLG responded and KLG transported him to the hospital.
– Matthew Joing, of Butech Bliss, 550 S. Ellsworth Ave., reported Monday morning that a part called a gland ring made of bronze, weighing 380 pounds and measuring 50 inches in diameter was taken from an outside fenced location three weeks ago. They noticed the chain and lock missing from the fence, which they replaced two days later, then they noticed the part was missing. The shop’s scrap records were checked to make sure the part wasn’t given back to the owner and the part was not moved to another area. The theft is under investigation.
– An unattended child in a stroller was reported at 8:23 a.m. Monday in front of a residence in the 200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The mother of the child told an officer she was in the doorway with her other child getting her out the door for school. The child appeared okay.
– Joy Shawver, 45, of 2557 Lexington Ave., was charged with disorderly conduct/persisting, resisting arrest and criminal damage after an incident at her residence at 2:12 a.m. Monday. She had called police at 2:01 a.m. to report a stolen vehicle. When an officer attempted to gather information for the report, he was unable to do so allegedly because she was intoxicated and screaming for police to leave. She yelled several obscenities and wanted the Sheriff’s Office. The officer complied with her request and left to diffuse the situation. Another officer arrived to assist and while he was speaking with the original officer, the woman approached them yelling profanities and refusing to comply with their commands to stop. She was charged with disorderly conduct, then resisted attempts to place her into handcuffs, resulting in the resisting charge. While enroute to the police station, she allegedly caused damage to the rear of the patrol car and was charged with the criminal damaging. The first report said her car was later located in the Walmart parking lot, secured in place, with the keys given to her.
– During a traffic stop at 1:26 a.m. Monday for an equipment violation in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue, the operator gave consent to search the vehicle. No weapons or contraband were found.
– A caller at 9:47 p.m. Sunday reported loud noise coming from a construction project at the rear of a residence in the 1400 block of East State Street. An officer spoke to the homeowner who was working on the project. He and his wife were told about the complaint and the city ordinance concerning noise.
– Residents in the 500 block of Cedar Street called at 8:48 p.m. Sunday to report hearing what sounded like someone trying to break into the rear of their residence. No one was found. One resident reported seeing at least one figure jumping over a fence in the back yard and running, but no one was found.
– An officer on patrol saw a suspicious person behind a business on Continental Drive at 7:49 p.m. Sunday. The person said employees of the business had given permission for the person to be there. The officer told the person to leave.
– A caller at 6:52 p.m. Sunday requested a person removed from a West Fifth Street property. The person was leaving when police arrived.
– Police responded to Waterworth Memorial Park at 6:42 p.m. Sunday for several dogs not on leashes running and chasing after the geese. Officers arrived and all dogs in the area were on leashes and accompanied by owners.
– Police responded with the fire department to the area of Fair and Maple at 6:20 p.m. Sunday for an open burning complaint. Firefighters told the owner of the property to only burn dry seasoned firewood inside the city limits. Wood not permitted to be used was taken out of the fire by the fire department. The person was told if they’re called back, a citation for open burning will be issued.
– A Walmart asset protection associate reported at 5:08 p.m. Sunday that a female left with a cart of merchandise and failed to pay. An employee approached the suspect near her vehicle and the suspect fled, leaving behind a large amount of stolen merchandise in the cart. After reviewing surveillance video, it was determined that numerous people had participated in gathering items inside the business which were placed in the cart the suspect pushed out to the car, which had out-of-state plates. The report said $558 worth of merchandise was stolen, with $458 worth recovered from the cart. Additional items had been placed in a tote. The theft is under investigation.
– A reckless driver was reported at 5:05 p.m. Sunday on West Wilson Street, but was not found.
– A man came to the police station at 4:37 p.m. Sunday to report a reckless driver in the area of South Lincoln Avenue and East Perry Street. The vehicle was not found.
– A parking complaint was reported at 3:50 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Vine Avenue where a vehicle was parked in a posted no parking zone. The owner was contacted and moved the vehicle.
– A woman in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 12:36 p.m. Sunday that an unknown company called US Funding Sol took $127.64 from her checking account without her permission. She closed her account and opened another account and they still took money without permission. She wasn’t sure why they were taking the money.
– A resident in the 1000 block of East Third Street reported at 10:21 a.m. Sunday that someone ripped the outside screen from a window on the house with a piece of wood. A large wooden piece of the neighbor’s fence was found under the window.
– A woman on Prospect Street reported at 12:44 p.m. Sunday that she left her cell phone at a gas station and while trying to call it later, she discovered someone was using the device to access her voicemail and make phone calls. She was told to contact her phone company.
– A caller from Louisiana at 12:05 p.m. Sunday reported the alleged theft of an item via eBay. The person was told to contact an attorney and eBay, with an investigation pending. A local address of Liberty Street was on the report.
– A juvenile was reported missing at 8:47 p.m. Saturday by a man in the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The juvenile had left the residence at 1 p.m.
– A resident on Pembrooke reported at 7:13 p.m. Saturday that they’re receiving phone calls daily from a man stating he’s willing to give them $2.5 million and a car if they give him their address and bank information so the money can be deposited directly into their bank account. The phone number he’s calling from is located in Jamaica. The victim was provided information and options for resolving the problem.
– A domestic complaint was reported between a parent and child in the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue, called in by another family member at 11:45 a.m. Saturday. An officer interviewed five children and two adults, with information to be forwarded to Children Services for review.
– A resident in the 1600 block of North Lincoln Avenue reported at 10:44 a.m. Saturday that unknown persons removed two traffic cones from their driveway overnight and damaged a decorative yard ornament in a flower bed. A book was left behind by the road by the suspects. Damages were estimated at $50.
– Police assisted KLG with a man who fell and injured his leg at 1:34 a.m. Saturday. He was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center.
– Police were called at 6:29 p.m. Friday to the 1100 block of Prospect Street in Salem Acres where a 7-year-old child allegedly punched a 3-year-old child in the mouth while outside playing with other children. An officer spoke with the children and parents/guardians about bullying, right and wrong, how to treat others and who to call if being mistreated or bullied.
– A resident in the 1100 block of Stewart Road called at 1:15 p.m. Friday to report a cable service man knocking on the door asking questions about their Internet service and walking away without asking any further questions. A cable service technician in the area was contacted and said he knocked on the wrong residence, which was confirmed by a work order.
– A woman on Elberon Avenue reported at 12:42 p.m. Friday that a neighbor was draining their pool in the area of Andrew Avenue and the water was running down into her yard. When contacted, the neighbor wasn’t aware of the problem and agreed to correct it and apologize.
– A resident on East Pine Lake Road called at 12:22 p.m. Friday to report a neighbor cutting down trees on someone else’s property. Officers told all parties it’s a civil issue.
– Charles E. Tice II, 50, of Fisher Road, East Liverpool, was cited for failure to display and fictitious plates after a traffic stop at 10:32 a.m. Friday on state Route 45.
– Police responded to Hunt Road at 9:15 a.m. Friday after a resident complained about a vehicle parked on the road and vehicles driving through their property to get around it. The owner of the vehicle was contacted and moved it.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– Rory L. Lieder, 49, 1253 E. Third St., Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for left of center at U.S. Route 62 and state Route 165 at 11:16 p.m. Friday.
– A man who lives on Jerome Street walked into the police department at 12:33 a.m. Wednesday with a bloody mouth and scrapes on his arms he said were from a fall. The man asked to speak with an officer and said he needed to go into detox. He was told to contact the Family Recovery Center and Columbiana County Mental Health Center for possible treatment programs.
– Police were asked to check on the well being of an elderly woman who lives on Garfield Street at 8:48 a.m,. Sept. 23. Police Chief Mike Abraham entered through the garage man door and knocked on the interior door. The woman came to the door, saying she had slept in.
– Police stood by at Apple Grove apartments at 3:11 p.m. Sept. 30 while an ambulance transported a resident to a local hospital for mental evaluation.
– A barking dog complaint was received in the area of Cherry and East High streets at 7:52 p.m. Sept. 30. Police were unable to locate the barking dog.
– William G. Henthorne, Pritchard Avenue, was turning from Pritchard Avenue onto Chestnut Street at 8:02 a.m. Thursday when his vehicle was struck by a car driven by Betty J. Chuck, East Chestnut Street.
– A caller reported there was a possible impaired driver in a green truck entering onto North Green Street at 10:44 a.m. Saturday. The truck was later found parked on Green Street and unoccupied.
– A social service worker from North Carolina called Sunday afternoon to have police check on two children whose mother lives on Sherman Street. Their mother had left the children with a caregiver two months before and never returned. Police went to the house and found the girl sleeping, while the son was off fishing with his father. Meanwhile, police determined there was a warrant for the mother, who was taken into custody at the residence.
– A woman reported at midnight Sunday a car was stopped at the entrance to Southern Terrace and it appeared the occupants were having a dispute. Police found the vehicle and learned there were no problems but they were evidently talking too loudly.
– Dustin Davis, Seventh Street, reported at 2 a.m. Sunday his grandmother was bitten by a dog while she was visiting a friend on Seventh Street.
– A man reported at 3 a.m. Sunday people were messing around in a vehicle in the Pizza Hut parking lot. Police found the vehicle and told them to move along.
– Agustin C. Resendiz, 27, Bonita Springs, Florida, was arrested and cited for OVI and expired registration following a traffic stop on state Route 14 at 3:44 a.m. Sunday.
– Richard Shetler reported at 1:41 p.m. Sunday there was a dog in the basement of his neighbor’s home on West Friend Street and he didn’t think anyone had been home for a few days and it was starting to smell and he wasn’t sure if they left food and water. Police checked the home twice and found no one home.
– Police responded to the 200 block of E. 5th Street at 1:27 a.m. for a report of juveniles running around the area and making a lot of noise. Police were unable to locate anyone.
– Police assisted the Columbiana police on station at 4:56 a.m. Sunday with an OVI test that proved to be over the legal limits and the results were forwarded to the Columbiana police.
– At 1:50 am. Sunday, police in the 600 block of E. State Street located two juveniles who said they left the house because they heard someone trying to break in. After attempting to make it to another family’s residence they were walking back home. Both were charged with curfew violations and released to family members.
– Police responded to the 400 block of S. Lincoln Avenue at 12:06 a.m. Sunday where the complainant advised his 13-year-old daughter has been sending nude photos via Facebook to a 23-year-old man in Madison, Ohio. Police gathered information and the case is under investigation.
– Police in the 200 block of E. Pershing Street at 3:49 a.m. Sunday observed a man and woman walking and one appeared to hide behind a closed business. They said they were there to smoke and the female was under a curfew violation and was processed and released to a family member.
– At 2:57 a.m. Sunday, police responded to the 1100 block of E. State Street and spoke to a man who said he didn’t know who the passenger was in his vehicle. Police identified both and no warrants were found on either one.
– At 2:25 a.. Sunday, police on patrol found a swing set in the street at Hawley Avenue and E. 4th Street It was removed from the street.
– Police responded to the 300 block of Rose Avenue at 2:18 a.m. Sunday where a woman advised a window was broken. Police were unable to locate anyone in the area.
– Corey A. Snay, 609 S. Union Avenue, was stopped for a traffic violation in the 300 block of W. 2nd Street at 1:18 a.m. Saturday. Police found his license was suspended and located contraband in the vehicle. He was charged with possession of marijuana and additional charges are pending laboratory results. An occupant was charged with possession of a contraband item.
– Police responded to the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue at 10:01 p.m. Saturday to assist Perry Township police in locating a missing juvenile. Police were unable to locate the juvenile at the residence in question.
– At 9:30 p.m. Saturday, police responded to the 400 block of S. Lundy Avenue where a juvenile complainant advised he’d been walking with friends when a man yelled at them and chased them. Police checked the area but were unable to find anyone.
– At 9:17 p.m. Saturday police responded to Newgarden Avenue and Liberty Street after the Columbiana County sheriff reported a possible intoxicated driver in the are. Police checked the area but were unable to located anyone.
– Police responded to Walmart at 8:04 p.m. Saturday and arrested Robert A. Mulqueen, 1870 17th Street, NW, Canton, and Anna M. Sinsabaugh, 1806 18th Street, NW, Canton, for shoplifting several items and fleeing the store. They were located on E. Pershing Street at Park Avenue and taken into custody. Mulqueen was charged with theft, possession of criminal tools and driving under suspension. Sinsabaugh was charged with theft and possession of criminal tools. Both were transported to the county jail.
– Police responded to the Newgarden Avenue and Liberty Street area at 6:08 p.m. Saturday for a report of a vehicle being operated in a reckless manner. Police checked the address the vehicle was registered to but were unable to make contact.
– At 4:20 p.m. Saturday, police responded to the 700 block of N. Lincoln Avenue where the complainant advised of having problems with the neighbor’s kid calling their son names. Police spoke to the other juvenile who denied it saying it was the other juvenile causing the problem. Both were advised to stay away from each other.
– Police responded to the 900 block of Franklin Avenue at 4:14 p.m. Saturday for a report of graffiti, including profane words, on a vehicle. The resident said they were aware of it and were in the process of cleaning it off.
– An officer patrol found some people hanging around a vacant property at 28 W. Park Ave. at 2:43 a.m. Saturday. The house was found to be secure and no one appeared to be inside.
– James M. Pendleton, 45, of Columbiana, was cited for driving without a license and expired registration following a traffic stop on state Route 344 at 2:54 a.m. Saturday.
– Cindy Goist reported at 11:25 a.m. Saturday someone came at her with a broom after she refused to leave the end of his driveway on Columbiana-Lisbon Road. Both parties were told they need to get along.
– Al Ferrall reported at 4:16 p.m. Saturday following a flatbed on state Route 46 and then onto state Route 14. The driver was going fast and then slamming on the brakes. The flatbed was stuck in traffic by the time police caught up with the driver, and no traffic offenses were observed.
– Police responded to a report of a car on fire in the Columbiana Manor parking lot at 8:53 p.m. Saturday.
SALEM TOWNSHIP REPORT
– Township road employee James R. Entrikin, 65, was mowing a ditch along Grafton Road at 12:10 p.m. Friday when Wanda F. Hofmann, 63, Longs Crossing Road, attempted to pass him and in doing so struck the left rear tire of the tractor, which was stopped at the time. The only damage was to Hofmann’s Encore.
The security alarm at the Dollar General store was going off at 2:19 a.m. Wednesday, but police found the building to be secure.
– Police responded to the 100 block of Woodland Avenue at 10:11 a.m. Friday where a complainant advised her daughter keeps coming over and hanging around the front porch and she didn’t want her there. An officer was unable to make contact with the daughter.
– At 10:57 a.m. Friday, police responded to the 600 block of Franklin Avenue regarding a 7-foot by 7-foot tent with toys in it that was stolen over night.
– Police responded to the 400 block of Franklin Avenue at 11:42 a.m. Friday where the complainant found a pocket-sized electronic scale in her yard.
– At 11:53 p.m. Thursday, police received a call from a resident in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue advising he and an intoxicated person argued over a lighter and the other person threatened to shoot the complainant, who left. The complainant didn’t want to pursue charges but wanted it documented.
– At 1:28 a.m. Friday, police responded to the 400 block of North Lincoln Avenue for a verbal argument between a father and son. They said they would work things out and the son left for the evening.
– At 1:52 a.m. Friday, police responded to the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue regarding a person paying with counterfeit bills. The business owner wanted to press charges and Hope L. Phillips, 16005 Lynn St., E. Liverpool, was arrested and taken to the county jail.
– At 5:02 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 400 block of West 5th Street and placed a barking dog warning tag on the front door after an officer could hear a dog barking from a window.
– At 8:47 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street where an unknown white vehicle drove off without paying for $23 in gas. A Pennsylvania license number was obtained and the vehicle and driver are suspected of several other thefts from the business. The incident is under investigation.
– At 8:53 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 1100 block of East 3rd Street where several family members were in a verbal argument and one said she was leaving for the evening.
– At 9:31 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 2300 block of East State Street where the complainant advised receiving a call from a man threatening harm due to an incorrect food order. The complainant wanted it documented and an officer spoke to the other person who advised that he was the one who was threatened.
– Police responded to the 2000 block of Egypt Road at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday for a report of a domestic problem and found family members arguing over personal property after a member found that a protection order had been petitioned for from the court. The family member was in the process of moving belongings out and the other family members were concerned items would be taken that did not belong to the family member. All the people were advised that police did not get involved in civil issues over personal property and to make a list of any items removed and file a claim in the small claims court.
– Police investigated a one-vehicle accident in the 300 block of Benton Road at 5:22 a.m. Friday in which a tractor-trailer ran off the right side of the road and rolled partially onto its side. The driver, Terri Leanne Breedlove, of Amarillo, Texas, was cited for reasonable control.
– Police responded to the 1200 block of West Perry Street at 6:26 p.m. Thursday for a report of telephone harassment with daily calls from a group home in East Palestine. They didn’t want to press charges but wanted the person to stop calling. The complainant advised the East Palestine police told the person to stop calling.
The complainant was advised of the options.
– Police responded to the S. Lincoln Ave. and the bypass at 1:49 p.m. Thursday for a two-vehicle accident. Joseph M. Serensky, 631 North Ellsworth Avenue, was northbound on S. Lincoln preparing to turn west onto the bypass and turned into the path of the vehicle operated by John A. Herbert, 4859 Industrial Road, Leetonia, causing minor damage to both vehicles. Serensky was cited for a right-of-way violation and his vehicle was towed due to the airbags being deployed.
– Police responded to the 1300 block of West State Street at 1:30 p.m. Thursday with a Salem officer regarding a civil matter and spoke to a woman resident to arrange a time for a person to pick up their belongings that were left there after a person moved out.
– Police responded to an accident at Willow Grove Sand & Gravel on state Route 154 about 10 a.m. Friday that resulted in an employee being injured. Chief Mike Abraham said the employee, who was not identified to him, was operating a loader when he suffered severe burns to both arms from hydraulic fluid that caught fire. Abraham said the hydraulic line began leaking onto the battery, igniting the hydraulic fluid, which sprayed on the worker, who was transported by ambulance to a local hospital.
– Columbiana Tire was broken into Wednesday night and some aluminum wheels and change were stolen.
– A sprinkler valve was reported stolen Thursday from inside the Holloway Insurance building.
– Chelsea Figley, South Main Street, reported Thursday being threatened by another resident in the apartment complex.
– A caller reported Thursday there was a junked motor vehicle at 126 E. Friend St. The vehicle was registered to Kailee Engle.
– Police responded to the North Ellsworth Avenue and East 6th Street area at 12:10 p.m. Thursday and found a small, black and tan dog with tags tied to a stop sign with no one around. It appeared to be tangled with its leash and police learned a woman had observed it in the street and tied it to the sign. It was taken to a shelter where an attempt will be made to contact its owner.
– Police responded to the 1200 block of Cedar Ridge Drive where the complainant was moving to the city after having lived in a trailer park in Perry Township. The other person was denying her access to her property as she had moved out. An officer went to the trailer park and the issue was resolved.
– Police responded to Buckeye Circle and West 14th Street at 12:25 p.m. Thursday where a Saint Bernard dog was at large. Police were unable to locate it.
– Laura C. Blake, 760 E. Pershing St., was observed walking in the 300 block of East Pershing Street at 12:45 p.m. Thursday and was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant from Columbiana County. She was taken to the county jail by deputies.
– Police responded to the 100 block of West State Street at 8:33 p.m. Wednesday where a gas station employee and a customer observed a truck hit a light pole near South Howard Avenue and drive off. A partial license plate number was obtained.
– Police responded to the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue at 10:46 p.m. Wednesday for a report of possible shots fired. An officer checked the area but was unable to locate a source.
– Police responded to the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 11:39 a.m. Wednesday where a large garbage bag containing diapers, cans and trash was left there since Sunday. The complainant placed it in their own trash.
– Police responded to Hawley Avenue and East 4th Street at 3:07 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a fight with several juveniles. Upon arrival, police observed a large group running in different directions. A group of females advised the fight was between two male juveniles who fled on foot. Information was obtained and police will follow up with school officials.
– Travis L. Thomas, 12205 Goshen Road, Salem, was cited for driving under an OVI suspension after a traffic stop at Jennings Avenue and West State Street at 12:46 p.m.
– Police responded to the 1100 block of East 3rd Street st 6:18 p.m. Wednesday for a person to be removed. A mother wanted her daughter, who did not reside at the residence, removed. The daughter advised she had a ride on the way.
– Police responded to the 200 block of North Union Avenue at 7:45 p.m. Wednesday where the complainant advised an inflatable lawn ornament, valued at $20, had been damaged overnight.
– Police responded to the U.S. Route 62 and Indiana Boulevard intersection for a two-vehicle accident at 9:53 p.m. Monday when a Toyota operated by Lisa M. Mitchell, 11333 Seacrist Road, Salem, was eastbound on U.S. 62 and was struck by a Jeep operated by Jamie L. Bagley of 1720 West State Street Salem. Bagley attempted to pull from a private drive and she was cited for failure to yield. Both vehicles sustained minor damage and were driven from the scene.
– Police received a report at 6:32 p.m. Monday of items stolen from a home in the 1700 block of state Route 344. An investigation is pending.
– Police spoke with a male complainant at 5 p.m. Monday in reference to a civil dispute. The complainant said they had worked out the matter prior to speaking with police.
– Gregory A. Horner, lka 22756 Harrisburg Westville Road, Alliance, was found to be driving with an expired registration and fictitious plates. The vehicle was towed and placed on hold for the proper plates, valid operators license and proof of insurance.
– Ashton-Brooks Benwa Snodgrass, 1703 Orchard St., E. Liverpool, was operating a vehicle under suspension and cited for it. The vehicle was towed and placed on hold until the valid papers are produced.
– Shan Johnson, North Jefferson Street, reported Wednesday he received mail sent to his former address and it had been opened. Johnson suspects his former girlfriend may be responsible.
– A woman who lives on North Market Street came to the police department on Wednesday to ask someone to speak with her daughter, who was being uncooperative and swearing at her. An officer spoke with the girl, telling her about the importance of being polite and not using vulgar language.
– Louise Wellman, 72, Maple Street, was cited for failure to control after she struck a parked car while driving on East Chestnut Street at 1 p.m. Saturday. Wellman said she swerved to miss a bicyclist when she struck the parked vehicle, which is owned by Cara Burt Orr, Columbiana-Waterford Road, Columbiana.
– Jackie Klein reported at 8:53 p.m. Wednesday she was behind a reckless driver she had followed from state Route 11 into town on state Route 46. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.
– An unidentified caller reported at 7:48 p.m. Wednesday he was behind a possibly impaired driver at the intersection of state Routes 7 and 14. Police initiated a traffic stop and found the driver was not impaired.
– Shawn Peddicord reported Wednesday there was a hole in the alley behind the Subway restaurant that someone could fall in. Police determined the hole was fine and the cones placed there were adequate.
– The highway patrol reported at 10:29 p.m. Wednesday they had received a call in regard to a possibly impaired driver heading toward town on state Route 344. Police observed the vehicle and there was no sign of impaired driving.
– An officer investigated possible vandalism on Madison Street at 12:37 p.m. Sept. 14.
– An officer investigated possible vandalism on Front Street at 1:44 p.m. Sept. 14.
– An Oak Street resident reported at 3:13 p.m. Sept. 17 someone had contacted them pretending to be Comcast. The company told the resident it was a scam.
– An officer responded to the 200 block of Front Street at 12:39 a.m. Wednesday for an intoxicated woman who had fallen on the sidewalk.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– Jonathan D. Shellenberger, 24, 12205 Goshen Road 117, Salem, was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence after officers responded to his home at 9:58 p.m. Tuesday where his girlfriend claimed he had grabbed her by the throat and shoved her onto the hood of a car during an altercation involving a past girlfriend.
– Police responded to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue at 12:21 a.m. Wednesday for a man to be removed and was advised by dispatch enroute that he left. Police contacted him outside and advised him not to return to the establishment.
– Police received a complaint from a resident in the 900 block of South Union Avenue at 4:14 p.m. Tuesday. She advised she responded to a job ad on Craig’s List. The person who posted the ad said she could do inappropriate things if she wished. The complainant was no longer interested in the job and that was not in the city and wanted a police report on file. She was advised to contact police if she received unwanted messages.
– Police responded to the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 4:16 p.m. Tuesday for a reckless operation report but were unable to locate a vehicle matching the description and advised Perry Township police.
– Police on patrol in the the 400 block of Euclid Avenue observed a man and woman in a dispute on the sidewalk and arguing over the man leaving. Police advised both to be quiet in public and for each to stay away from the other for the evening.
– Police responded to the alley between South Union and Washington avenues at 7:44 p.m. Tuesday where two men reportedly were in a garage with possible illegal contraband. Police searched the area and were unable to locate anything.
– Police responded to the 100 block of Washington Avenue for a domestic dispute at at 8:38 p.m. Tuesday where a complainant could hear shouting. Police were unable to hear any shouting and no one appeared to be home.
– Police responded to the 500 block of Hawley Avenue at 9:41 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a suspicious person. An unknown person knocked on the door and the complainant did not answer. It was requested the area be checked. Police were unable to locate a man matching the description.
– Police responded to the 600 block of Woodland Avenue at 2:21 p.m. Tuesday where a siding contractor apparently took two lines down and failed to put them back up.
– At 10:26 a.m. Tuesday, police responded to the 1100 block of East 6th Street for a suspicious person call and were unable to locate any suspicious activity.
– At 2:32 p.m. Monday, police responded to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue where bike was left at the business approximately a week ago. The bike was taken to the police department storage.
– Marilyn Swope, Fairfield School Road, reported identity theft at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
– A woman reported at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday there was a crash somewhere on state Route 7 south of the city. Police found the crash just before Metz Road and set up signal flares until the highway patrol arrived.
– A Canfield business requested at 12:14 p.m. Tuesday police check on an employee who lives on Fairfield Avenue that had not been to work for several days. Police went to the home and found the man had died. A police dispatcher said Wednesday afternoon the death does not appear to be suspicious.
– A bay door for unit one at The Storage Place, West Chestnut Street, was reported open at 9:16 a.m. Sunday. Police found the unit was only three-fourths full of items. A police officer had dispatchers call the storage company and shut the door.
– Mary Shaulis, Maple Street, Lisbon, reported at 12:19 a.m. Monday a Jeep belonging to Kevin Criss, parked on her property, had been vandalized. She said someone “ice picked the tires.” The vehicle had a flat tire.
– A dumpster fire was reported behind Bad Frogs on Washington at 6:52 a.m. Monday.
– A fight was reported in the East of Chicago lot at 2:55 a.m. Sunday, but police did not find anyone.
– A fight was reported at the Save A Lot lot at 2:47 a.m. Sunday, but police were unable to locate the fight.
– Someone backed into a fence belonging to John and Kelly Wolf, East Lincoln Way, at 9 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle, described as an older red Ford, took off.
– A woman at Circle K reported at 3:53 a.m. Sunday she believed someone was in her trunk. Police had her open the trunk and did not find anyone, just a lot of junk. They told her possibly she was hearing the junk was shifting when she was driving.
– Casey Reynolds, West Lincoln Way, reported at 8:16 p.m. Friday she received a text message from her ex-boyfriend Mike Wendel, whom she had a protection order against. Police informed her the protection order had not been served yet. Reynolds reported 7:12 p.m. Saturday Wendel was at the apartment next door but the protection order had not been served yet. Wendel reported at 10:35 a.m. Sunday he was served his served a protection order on Saturday. Reynolds then contacted him via Facebook, leaving him a threatening message, which Wendel showed police.
– Christopher Shear, no address listed, struck a vehicle in front of him driven by Diana Lacey, no address listed, while the two vehicles were on North Beaver at Pendleton at 4:09 p.m. Thursday. Shear said he looked down to change his radio station and saw her vehicle when he looked back up. He swerved, but still hit the car, leaving a scuff mark.
– Vicky Waite, Saltwell Road, reported at 12:39 a.m. Friday she heard someone outside, then claimed dispatchers were laughing at her and hung up. Police checked the area and found nothing. They also checked on Waite and told her no one is laughing at her at the police department.
– Police assisted a man with a disabled vehicle in the intersection of Pendleton and North Beaver at 9:23 a.m. Friday. His battery had died and a friend came to jump start his vehicle.
– Someone reported a red and yellow go-cart driving around near the Juvenile Justice Center and Washington Street at 4:28 p.m. Friday. Numerous people reported the go-cart was entering traffic. The go-cart was found parked in the lot and the owner, Corey D. Cope, was warned to keep it off the public roads or they would impound the go-cart and he would be cited, because his license is suspended.
– A possible drunk man yelling at vehicles was reported at 6:54 p.m. Friday. The man identified as Christopher McLard told police he was in town for the Appleseed Festival and was staying at the fairgrounds. He was cooperative and police gave him a ride.
– Mary Bowser reported her vehicle was backed into at the Circle K at 7:55 p.m. Saturday. Police checked the license plate number of the vehicle, which was reported by a witness. The plate came back to a red Dodge truck, but Bowser’s vehicle was reportedly struck by a white four-door Geo Tracker, which left the scene.
– John Shasteen reported at 10:48 a.m. Monday he didn’t like how a salesman treated his mother at Columbiana Ford when she tried to take a car back that she bought there. Shasteen told police he was going to take the car back himself and didn’t want any problems at the dealership.
– Ron Brown, Union Street, reported at 11:44 a.m. Monday someone threw a stone through one of his storm windows. Police checked and found there was a hole in the storm window on the west side of home and the stone was still inside between the panes of glass but was not reachable.
– Gary Leonard, East Friend Street, reported at 5 p.m. Monday kids were playing on the railroad tracks near Fitzpatrick Avenue stacking up wood on the rails. Police found the kids and told them railroad property was not to be played on.
– Ray Abercrombie reported at 8:13 p.m. Monday someone in a silver GMC Pickup was driving recklessly on state Route 14 and going left of center at varying speeds. Police found the driver was an elderly woman who was lost and escorted her back to state Route 14 in the direction of her home.
– Constable Dan Valentine received a report from a resident in the 5000 block of Vincent Road, Salem, at 3:35 p.m. Monday advising that a 12-guage Remington 870 shotgun, valued at $300, two chainsaws, valued at $800, and spare chains, valued at $60, were stolen from from his shop.
– Valentine received a call from a business owner on state Route 45 on Sept. 18 advising that he has pumpkins and flowers for sale and someone has been taking them after hours without paying for them.
– On Sept. 20, Valentine advised a caller on Libson-Canfield Road reported neighboring people riding their 4-wheelers on his property and shooting as well. The caller advised he as going to post no trespassing signs on his property and will call if they return.
– An officer responded to a Lexington Avenue apartment at 4:52 p.m. Monday for a report of a dispute and found a verbal altercation between two people there. They were advised to stay away from each other.
– Officers following up an incident at a 2800 block business at 5:05 p.m. Monday were made aware of another theft that occurred at the business several days ago. Store employees were able to identify the suspect due to the suspect being arrested for theft from the same store several days prior.
– Police responded to a complaint of noise from an ATV in the 600 block of South Union Avenue at 5:27 p.m. Monday. The owner was warned not to ride during hours that will disturb neighbors.
– Officers responded to a 2900 block East State Street home at 7:17 p.m. Monday where a Lisbon woman reported she had found her missing utility trailer behind the home. The homeowner said that a friend had asked him to store the trailer there.
– Police responded to and East Third Street home at 9:46 p.m. Monday where the resident reported an adult had been missing since Sunday morning and didn’t have their medication.
– A Fairfield Avenue girl reported at 1:25 a.m. Sunday someone attempted to gain entry into her home. Police checked but were unable to find anyone in the area.
– A woman reported at 1:10 p.m. Sunday she saw someone drinking a beer while driving into town on Pittsburgh Street. Police checked but did not see the vehicle.
– Police attempted to contact the key holder at STG communications after several alarms went off at the business Sunday but were not successful.
– Rob Roush, Southwest Street, reported at 11:14 p.m. Sunday someone tried to enter his vehicle. No damage was reported.
– Scott D. Kaltenbach Jr., 37, Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension and no brakelights required following a traffic stop on North Main Street at 11:49 p.m. Sunday.
– A patrolling officer at 4:32 p.m. Friday observed solicitors in the area of Overlook Drive and West Perry Street. The officer warned the solicitors that there was no soliciting permitted in the township.
– Police responded to a domestic dispute between spouses at a Cider Mill Road home at 6:44 p.m. Friday. The husband said his wife had left following a verbal dispute in which nothing physical happened.
– Police responded to a Benton Road business at 9:37 p.m. Friday to remove juveniles riding bicycles in the parking lot.
– Police responded to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 9:53 p.m. Friday for a report of a suspicious woman arguing with neighbors. The woman left upon police arrival, but witnesses said that her voice had been raised and was disturbing fellow neighbors.
– A complaint was filed at 6:58 p.m. Saturday regarding the theft of multiple pieces of small machinery including a chainsaw and circular saw in the 1700 block of state Route 344.
– A state Route 344 resident reported at 7:27 p.m. Saturday receiving multiple anonymous phone calls that when answered are unresponsive. The resident was told that the calls were probably computer generated from a call center and to register on the “Do Not Call” list.
– Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Snyder and Depot roads at 11:19 a.m. Sunday in which a driver’s foot slipped off the brake while stopped at the stop sign causing his vehicle to bump the one in front of him. No citation was issued.
– An officer responded to the area of the 1200 block of Elberon or Andrew Avenue for a report of a barking dog at 4:25 p.m. Sunday. The source was found on Andrew Avenue and the owner was advised of the township’s noise ordinance.
– An officer responded to an Ohio Avenue home at 8:05 a.m. Sunday where the resident reported someone in a dark colored truck overnight had caused significant damage to her side yard, a large bush and a small tree. The driver was located and determined to have struck the tree and gotten stuck while attempting a left turn onto Oak Street, before fleeing the scene.
– Officers responded to the 1300 block of East State Street at 12:02 p.m. Sunday for a report of a man going door to door attempting to gain entry. A neighbor said that the man, a resident of the area, was intoxicated at the time but had made it home all right.
– An East Liverpool resident reported at 6:15 p.m. Sunday receiving unwanted threatening messages on Facebook. He was told to file a report with the department where he lives.
– Police responded to a fight in the 300 block of North Lundy Avenue at 6:28 p.m. Sunday in which witnesses said several people had been in a verbal dispute and one man had left. The man was found at a West State Street business and told officers that he had been trying to recover personal belongings when the verbal dispute erupted. He was told not to return to the home.
– Police responded to a report of a broken door at a closed business in the 900 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 6:54 p.m. Sunday and found that a window in the entry door had been broken. Officers checked the interior of the building and found it secure.
– An officer responded to a suspicious vehicle in the 500 block of East Sixth Street at 8:34 p.m. Sunday which a resident said the driver pulled onto the sidewalk next to her residence then exited the vehicle, leaving it illegally parked. The vehicle was gone by the time the officer arrived.
– Police responded to a report of a distraught person at a Southeast Boulevard home at 8:32 p.m. Sunday. The resident was transported via ambulance to the hospital.
– Officers responded to a 600 block Prospect Street home at 5:54 a.m. Monday where a resident reported someone had opened a screen door at the home and shoved on a window air conditioning unit. Officers searched the area but were unable to find anyone.
– An East Fifth Street resident reported at 8:35 a.m. Monday receiving an Ohio Edison bill in his name and old address for dates after he had moved out. He said that someone had opened an account in his name without authorization around Aug. 26.
– An officer responded to the 1700 block of Salem Parkway West at 10:51 a.m. Monday where a man reported someone over the weekend had broken out a window on his truck parked at a business and stole several assorted tools.
– Police responded to a North Lincoln Avenue apartment at 11:34 a.m. Monday where the resident said a man had been knocking at the door the past several days or weeks saying that he had no where else to go, but that her name is the only one on the lease. Officers searched the area for the man but were unable to find him.
– Lisbon police requested at midnight Thursday an officer check 916 Fairfield School Road for Enemias Rodriguez who allegedly was involved in a domestic and assaulted his wife in Lisbon. Police went to the home and spoke with a woman who said they had the wrong address. Steve Reed then came to the door and would only shout “Am I under arrest?” before slamming the door. Lisbon police later reported that Reed had begun texting Rodriguez’s wife. An arrest warrant for Rodriguez was later received.
– A woman reported at 12:17 p.m. Thursday she was coming into town from Wellsville and following a white vehicle whose driver was possibly intoxicated. Salem police later located the vehicle at Home Depot.
– Brandi Cope of Lisbon was cited for driving under suspension at 1:13 p.m. Thursday on South Main Street.
– Joseph Beary reported at 3:45 p.m. Thursday he was threatened by a bicyclist with a knife on North Elm Street. He did not wish to press charges, and the bicyclist was not found.
– Amy Clark reported at 6:35 p.m. Thursday a Kirby sweeper salesman dropped off another salesman on her property, and she wanted him to leave. Police stood by until he was picked up.
– Jamie Bertolette reported at 10:21 p.m. Thursday his ex-girlfriend Tammy Fetterhoff was calling him, and he wanted it to stop. Police talked to Fetterhoff who said that he had been calling her. They were told to stop contacting each other.
PERRY Township REPORTS
– Ignacio Alberto Rodriguez Archilla, whose age and address weren’t listed, was cited for a temporary instruction permit violation, a seat belt violation and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday on Franklin Avenue.
– Police assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol at 4:55 p.m. Wednesday with a notification in the 500 block of Ohio Avenue.
– A resident in the 1100 block of West Perry Street spoke with police at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday regarding a fraudulent charge on her checking account at a local bank. The company was out of New York and it appears to be some sort of collection scam.
– Cheryl A. Thorne, 47, whose last known address was Maple Street, Washingtonville, was taken into custody on a warrant out of Columbiana County for failure to appear after police discovered the active arrest warrant during a traffic stop at 11:13 a.m. Wednesday in the 1200 block of Stewart Road. She was turned over to a deputy and her vehicle was picked up at the scene by family members.
– Gail Kataro, of East Pidgeon Road, reported at 8:35 a.m. Wednesday that their mailbox was damaged during the night. An officer responded and found that a vehicle had traveled off of the right side of the road, struck the mailbox, then struck a utility pole, causing moderate damage to the pole. Ohio Edison was contacted about the damage. The officer checked the area for disabled vehicles, but didn’t find any.
– Police were called at 8:22 a.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of Lake Avenue for a report of a suspicious vehicle near a storage facility with out-of-state plates. The female driver told an officer that she and her husband were waiting for a moving truck, which showed up while the officer was speaking with her.
– An officer responded at 12:45 p.m. Thursday to the 500 block of Prospect Street to assist the health department in dealing with a sick animal. The animal was put down at the request of the health department.
– A white Pontiac was reported operating recklessly at 12:29 p.m. Thursday in the 2500 block of East State Street. The vehicle was found pulling into the Home Depot lot. The driver was okay and said she had been lost.
– A wallet left at Giant Eagle, 2401 E. State St., was turned over to police at 10:11 a.m. Thursday. The owner was picking it up.
– A dispute was reported at 9:39 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of East Fifth Street where both parties said it was verbal only. An ex-husband and wife who are living together had an argument. He gathered some things and was going to stay with a friend.
– An officer, along with fire department first responders and KLG Ambulance responded to Sugar Tree Alley near North Lundy Avenue at 7:23 a.m. Thursday for a juvenile who wrecked his bicycle and suffered facial injuries. A friend who was with the juvenile said he was riding his bicycle and a peg on the bike clipped a concrete wall, causing him to wreck. His mother was contacted and KLG transported him to Salem Regional Medical Center for treatment. Firefighters took the bike to the police department for safekeeping.
– An alarm was reported at 5:26 a.m. Thursday at Giant Eagle, 2401 E. State St., but the business was found secure.
– An officer responded to the Perry Township Police Department at 2:11 a.m. Thursday to witness a test on a male placed under arrest for operating a vehicle under the influence.
– A vehicle stopped for a traffic violation at 2:01 a.m. Thursday on Franklin Avenue and South Union Avenue was checked with the owner’s consent with no contraband found.
– An officer on patrol at 11:21 p.m. Wednesday noticed the trunk on a vehicle parked in the American Standard lot was partially open. The vehicle was checked and the trunk closed.
– An anonymous caller at 10:26 p.m. Wednesday reported an intoxicated driver leaving a business in the 300 block of West Fourth Street. The vehicle was located and a traffic stop initiated. The driver was handicapped and said he did not take his cane with him inside the business. He tripped and fell near his vehicle when he left. He said he had one beer about an hour before that but an officer checked and found negative indication of the driver being intoxicated.
– Police were called at 9:44 p.m. Wednesday for people hitting rocks with a stick in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue. A group was located at the rear of an establishment in a fenced-in area and said they were playing a game hitting an empty can with a stick. They said the can never left the fenced area, but were told to be cautious not to hit the can into anyone or anything.
– An anonymous caller at 9:08 p.m. Wednesday reported several people possibly spraypainting in the area in the 500 block of North Lincoln Avenue. Police located the people crossing Lincoln Avenue and found no paint, but a tea beverage that looked sort of like a paint can. The area was checked and no graffiti was found.
– A silver truck was reported going left of center in the 300 block of West State Street at 8:29 p.m. Wednesday, but could not be found.
– An officer assisted Perry Township Police with a traffic stop at 7:52 p.m. Wednesday on South Ellsworth Avenue and Franklin.
– A woman on North Ellsworth Avenue reported at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday that her juvenile son and daughter left the residence without permission. She found them walking on the south side of Salem and told them to get inside her vehicle and they both refused and continued walking away. Officers said they would watch for them.
– A theft was reported at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of North Madison Avenue where a contractor evaluating a home owned by a bank found the hot water tank and copper piping missing. It was unknown if the previous owner took the items or if they were removed while the home sat empty.
– Brenda Tomlin, of state Route 517, Lisbon, and Michael Hover Jr., of Fair Avenue, Salem, were each charged with possession of drug abuse instruments after police were called at 10:03 a.m. Wednesday to the 600 block of East Pershing Street for a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot. A man was found in the driver seat and as the officer walked up to the driver side a woman came up from the right passenger side that appeared to have ducked down. The report said the two had drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.
– Police went to the CARTS garage on Jackson Street at 5:24 p.m. Tuesday for an alarm drop and found the building secure but that a bus came back and the driver did not have a key to the office and the keyholder was not able to respond.
– Police euthanized a sick deer on Fairfield Avenue near Fairfield school Road at 8:28 a.m. Wednesday.
– Barbara E. Dern, 71, Crestview Road, was southbound on state Route 46 at 5:27 p.m. Wednesday and stopped in traffic when she was struck from behind by Timothy K. Saunders, 46, Columbiana-Canfield Road, who was also southbound. Saunders was cited for assured clear distance.
– Dwayne Bitner reported at 5:43 p.m. Wednesday a truck from Pennsylvania was turning on East Metz Road near Fairfield Avenue and twisted the stop sign on the side of the intersection at Metz Road. The street department was contacted to correct the sign.
– Police responded to Whispering Pines at 6:42 p.m. Wednesday to assist EMS with a patient who made threats toward a caretaker. The man was transported by EMS and there were no further problems.
– An officer on patrol at 1:36 a.m. Wednesday saw a vehicle parked in a no parking zone in the Walmart parking lot near the grocery side doors. A female passenger said the driver went inside to use the restroom. The female driver came out carrying a bag of chips and was given a verbal warning about the parking violation.
– An officer on patrol at 10:59 p.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of East State Street saw an article of clothing in the street, recovered it and placed it on the curb area.
– An officer on patrol at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday located an unoccupied vehicle parked at Kelley Park off of Prospect Street. The concession building interior lights were on, but the exterior was secure. No one was found.
– Police responded at 9:51 p.m. Tuesday to the 600 block of East Third Street to speak to a male and female having a dispute. They said they were arguing over food preparation, but nothing physical occurred.
– A domestic dispute was reported at 8:16 p.m. Tuesday in the 900 block of Franklin Avenue between a male and female walking on the sidewalk. The caller said he saw the female on the ground and saw the male possibly throw an item at her. No one was found.
– A juvenile was reportedly struck by a vehicle at 6:31 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Franklin. The report said the juvenile was struck after running into the road without checking for traffic. The juvenile did not suffer any injuries and there was no damage to the vehicle. The juvenile was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT Ambulance due to the fact that a parent could not be contacted. An officer was able to make contact with a parent a short time later and told her to respond to the hospital.
– A spokesman for Onstar emergency called at 2:54 p.m. Tuesday to report a vehicle in the area of West State Street and Jennings Avenue had the emergency button activated. The vehicle was not located. The vehicle in question may have been getting serviced at a nearby dealership.
– A dog was reported in a vehicle in the parking lot at Salem Medical Center on East State Street at 2:44 p.m. Tuesday, but the owner returned and left. The report said the owner was only away from the vehicle for a short time and the windows were down enough to reach inside. The temperature was 65 degrees.
PERRY TOWNSHIP REPORTS
– A North Lincoln Avenue resident in the 1500 block reported at 11:20 p.m. Tuesday that there were two female juveniles in his back yard and his juvenile sons went outside to talk to them and all four vanished. Prior to police arriving, he called back and said his sons were in the residence, but one of the females had taken his iPod and left. The females were not found.
– A Leetonia man reported at 2:25 p.m. Tuesday that his dirt bike was stolen from a property in the 300 block of Lake Avenue in the township.
– Steven Renner, 59, of Carrollton, was cited for failure to yield after his southbound vehicle entered the intersection at the state Route 45 bypass and West State Street allegedly after the light had changed, colliding with a westbound vehicle driven by Lance Griffith, 21, of Salem, at 10:28 a.m. Tuesday. Griffith was taken to the hospital by his parents to be checked out. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene due to disabling damage.
– A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street at Salem Acres reported at 1:37 p.m. Monday that she believes a family member went through her purse on Sept. 9 and removed $300 in cash. She waited until Monday to report the theft because she wanted to clean the apartment, thinking the money had been misplaced, but it was not found. The family member was confronted, but denied taking the cash.
– Richard Lee, 58, of Sebring, was cited for assured clear distance ahead after his eastbound vehicle on West State Street attempted to stop for traffic at 8:25 a.m. Monday and the brake line broke, causing the vehicle to strike another vehicle driven by Wendy Taylor, 46, of Beloit, who was stopped for traffic. No injuries were reported.
– Kelsey M. Gorcheff, 18, Woodworth Road, North Lima, was stationary in the McDonald’s drive-through at 6:44 p.m. Monday and claimed she was struck from behind by Carol F. Czarneski, 71, Windjammer Drive, Columbiana. Czarneski claimed Gorcheff backed into her. No citations were issued.
– Dan Kyser reported at 4:25 p.m. Tuesday a bag of tools was stolen from the Arsuffi Car Wash.
– A woman reported at 9:29 p.m. Tuesday loud music was coming from the Union Avenue and Columbiana-Lisbon Road area. Police checked but did not hear any loud music.
– Tena Lideratia, East Lincoln Way, reported at 8:22 p.m. Tuesday her son’s cell phone was stolen during the summer.
– Police went to 567 E. Washington St. at 6:59 p.m. Tuesday for a report that the resident was bitten by a cat. Patricia Coons told police she was outside and noticed a black and white cat sitting on her patio and she attempted to get the cat to leave and it attacked her.
– Oliver Aeschbacker, Greentree Place, reported at 11 p.m. Sept. 3 someone cashed a check on his account without his permission.
– Shelby Sprouse, Harrison Street, reported at 11:36 a.m. Sept. 5 Mike Gargano violated a protection order she had against him. Sprouse reported Gargano called her home phone and texted her cell phone.
– A case worker from the Area Office on Aging who represents a man in the 500 block of Continental Drive reported at 11:13 a.m. Tuesday that he was missing some medication and thought it may have been stolen by someone who had been inside his apartment. The possible thefts occurred in August or September this year. The medication issue has already been addressed by his doctor. The case worker needed documentation.
– The owner of a business contacted police at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday to report one of his employees was bitten by a dog while performing services at a residence in the 900 block of West Fifth Street where a 3 1/2-year-old female Rottweiler bit him on the arm, causing a wound which bled. He told the homeowner to contact another electrician to complete the job and left to treat his injury. He called his boss and the boss called police. An officer spoke to the injured worker by phone and then spoke with the homeowner in person, who claimed the dog was inside when the bite incident occurred. She was unable to produce any papers regarding veterinary care and said the son belonged to her adult son. She said the dog had been to Tractor Supply earlier this year for a clinic and rabies shot, but the officer saw no paperwork. She was told to find any paperwork since the city health department would be following up. She was also told to quarantine the dog and keep it on the property. The Columbiana County Dog Warden and city health department were both contacted. The victim was also told to contact his family doctor or seek treatment at the emergency room.
– Police responded to a medical assist at 8:53 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of Barclay Avenue, where a female was checked by first responders and taken to the hospital by EMT Ambulance.
– Police were called at 8:08 a.m. Tuesday to the 200 block of East Fifth Street for suspicious activity. A home health care aide had the wrong address by accident. The caller claimed the person was knocking for an hour, but the worker said it was only eight to 10 minutes.
– An anonymous caller at 1:13 a.m. Tuesday reported suspicious persons walking in their yard in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard. Officers found two people walking a few blocks away. They said they cut through the yard as a shortcut to get out of the rain and get to their destination faster. They were told to stay on the sidewalk and out of people’s yards.
– An intoxicated driver was reported at 11:46 p.m. Monday on North Lincoln Avenue, but was not found.
– Police responded to the 1900 block of East State Street at 10:43 p.m. Monday to speak with a man from Columbia Street about an assault. He believed he was assaulted in the 300 block of South Broadway Avenue early Sunday morning and also provided a name for the person allegedly responsible. The case is under investigation.
– Police responded to the 300 block of West Ninth Street at 9:13 p.m. Monday to check the well-being of a resident after a family member was unable to reach the person by phone. An officer made contact with the resident who said all was fine.
– Suspicious activity was reported at Centennial Park at 8:13 p.m. Monday, but nothing suspicious was witnessed by officers.
– A suspicious female was reported sitting in a vehicle for several hours in a parking lot in the 2300 block of East State Street at 7:50 p.m. Monday. The woman told police she moved out of state recently and was in the area for some appointments. She had been waiting on a family member to call so she could go to their house before going home. She said she would be leaving shortly.
– Police responded to the 1400 block of East State Street for a report at 7:26 p.m. Monday of a man and woman on a sidewalk arguing. Police located them and they said they stopped to roll a cigarette and were talking. They left without incident.
– A caller at 6:14 p.m. Monday reported semi trucks using Southeast Boulevard illegally. None were located.
– Police were called to Reilly Stadium at 6:09 p.m. Monday for a report of several males who appeared to be in a verbal feud, with at least one person trying to provoke a physical altercation. Two people were found and one said another male exited a minivan and tried to start a fight. Police were unable to locate the other person.
– Police were called at 5:31 p.m. Monday for a verbal dispute between a mother and her adult daughter over cell phones. The daughter had two cell phones, but the contracts were in the mother’s name and she wanted the phones back. The daughter said her boyfriend paid for the phones. The mother was told she could call and cancel the phone service, but the officer would not get involved in the property ownership issue. Officers stood by to keep the peace while some of the daughter’s clothing was returned and the daughter returned a house key to the mother.
– An officer on patrol saw a vehicle parked illegally on Hawley Avenue near Cleveland Street at 5:08 p.m. Monday. The driver moved the vehicle.
– Officers were called at 2:28 p.m. Monday for an escalating domestic in progress in the 1200 block of Cedar Ridge where a female was outside yelling and the male was still inside the apartment. He spoke to officers outside and said an argument began and she struck him first then he grabbed her. He didn’t want to file charges against her. She also spoke to officers and had no visible injuries. She just wanted to leave. The matter will be referred to the prosecutor’s office. Both parties left to calm down. Officers agreed probable cause wasn’t established for any arrest.
– A woman reported at 9 a.m. Monday her car stalled in the middle of state Route 164. Police checked but did not find the vehicle.
– Police stood by with a disabled camper in North Main Street at 3:43 p.m. Monday until a two truck arrived.
– Lindsay Combs, East Washington Street, reported at 10:45 p.m. Aug. 25 she saw two people who had been involved in a theft earlier that day. Combs told police she saw Floyd Gilmore and a woman walking down the street with two fishing poles that were taken from 127 Jerome St. Police spoke with Bob Tinney, who lives at the Jerome Street home, who said Gilmore took the fishing poles and $50 in quarters, some nectarines and TV dinners from his home.
– Police went to Applegrove Apartments at 4:15 p.m. Saturday for a report that resident Vicky Waite was causing a disturbance. Police spoke to Waite, who was upset and yelling, and advised her to calm down.
– Police went to Lisbon Cemetery at 4:48 p.m. Friday for a report a girl was there threatening to cut herself. Police spoke with the girl and her mother and the girl was treated at the scene by KLG Ambulance and released to her mother.
– Police went to Circle K at 11:13 p.m. Sept. 3 for a report of an aggravated customer. Police spoke with John Harrold, Stewart Road, Salem, who said he paid $15 in gas with his credit card and stopped to talk to a friend and when he went to put in the gas the machine had reset and he was angry because it could take a few days to refund the $15 to his account, and he wanted a report on file in case the money was not refunded to his account.
– Police checked on a group of people at the Lisbon Veterinary Clinic on Race Road at midnight Sunday and found they were changing a flat tire on a vehicle.
– A caller at 2:21 p.m. Sunday reported an animal in a car in the parking lot at Tractor Supply, 2366 E. State St. The vehicle was checked and everything appeared okay.
– A rosary was found on a sidewalk near South Madison Avenue and Southeast Boulevard and taken to the police station at 1:40 p.m. Sunday.
– Theodore Albright, 69, of Liberty Street, was charged for driving without a license after his eastbound vehicle at 8:17 a.m. Sunday struck a parked vehicle owned by Monica Chestnut of Liberty Street, pushing her vehicle into a parked vehicle owned by Katherine Callahan, also of Liberty Street. Albright told police he couldn’t see because of glare from the sun. Both vehicles were parked on the south side of the street. No injuries were reported.
– An officer at 6:24 a.m. Sunday noticed a strong smell of smoke in the area of Franklin and South Union avenues and saw a light haze. A small smouldering campfire was located in the back yard of a property on South Union Avenue. The resident put out the rest of the fire with a garden hose.
– A resident in the 600 block of Aetna Street at 5:45 a.m. Sunday reported damage to several properties in the area, noting his neighbor’s American flag was removed from the porch and placed into his ground. An officer noted a satellite dish knocked over and a reflective driveway marker thrown into the road. Several solar lights from a property in the 500 block were damaged and an enclosed electric meter in the curb lawn on Aetna Street near South Lincoln Avenue was tipped, but the officer was able to set it upright.
– Phillip Pritchard, 21, of Beaver Falls, Pa., was cited for speeding, expired registration and operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop for speeding at 2:51 a.m. Sunday in the 2400 block of East State Street. He was taken to the Columbiana County jail.
– A woman from Fourth Street came to the police station at 2:29 a.m. Sunday to report she was walking and thought she was being followed. She didn’t provide names or a description of the people allegedly following her. She wanted to wait inside the police station until her ride picked her up. The officer left the station and then saw the woman walking on West State Street near Ellsworth Avenue. He asked her what she was doing out walking by herself if she was scared and she said she was going to meet her ride. The ride then pulled up and she left.
– An officer on patrol at 2:29 a.m. Sunday saw two people running from an alley behind a restaurant on East State Street onto South Ellsworth Avenue and continue running to the rear of Speedway on West State Street. The two males were stopped for darting across the road and found to be running because they were scared. They were checked for warrants, but none were found.
– Police were called at 12:28 a.m. Sunday to check the well-being of a resident on Barclay Avenue. She was contacted and said everything was fine.
– Daniel D. Nye, 39, of 441 N. Howard Ave., was charged with two counts of obstructing official business after police were called to North Howard Avenue to investigate a domestic in progress at 12:17 a.m. Sunday. Both parties were highly intoxicated and one of the them, Nye, failed to obey officers’ commands and was warned several times before being arrested for obstructing official business. The report said no arrest was warranted related to the domestic violence investigation, which will be set for review. While officers attempted to process Nye at the station, he was charged with the second count of obstructing and taken to the Columbiana County jail, held on a $1,500 bond.
– Police were called to remove an unwanted person from a Summit Street residence in the 800 block oat 11:50 p.m. Saturday. The two intoxicated people had resolved their problems before police arrived.
– Loud persons were reported at 11:27 p.m. Saturday at Reilly School. Several juveniles were there with an adult and told about the complaint. They left.
– An officer on patrol at 10:13 p.m. Saturday saw several juveniles outside walking without shoes or proper clothing for cooler weather. The officer walked them back to their home and spoke with their parents, telling them the children needed to stay in their yard and have parental supervision if out late at night.
– An officer on patrol at 10:03 p.m. Saturday was flagged down by a motorist who said an intoxicated male was having trouble walking in the area of East Pershing Street and Ohio Avenue. The person was not located.
– Lori Snyder, of the 400 block of Continental Drive, reported at 9:25 p.m. Saturday that someone broke into their home and stole a large sum of money.
– Loud music was heard in the 500 block of Franklin Avenue at 8:35 p.m. Saturday. The homeowner was having a birthday party and agreed to turn down the music.
– An anonymous caller at 8:26 p.m. Saturday reported suspicious activity near the deadend of Superior Avenue in Waterworth Memorial Park. A male was in the area and several cars had driven down and approached the person then left.
– Police were called at 7:52 p.m. Saturday to the 500 block of Jennings Avenue where a resident reported seeing several neighborhood juveniles in the area, with one carrying a dead squirrel on a stick. The resident subsequently found a dead squirrel on her front door doorknob. Officers made contact with the suspicious juveniles and their parents regarding the incident. An older brother of one of the juveniles voluntarily removed the animal from the resident’s doorknob and disposed of it. The parents said they would take corrective action. The juveniles were also told the potential criminal consequences of their actions.
– Police were called at 6:31 p.m. Saturday to the 2300 block of East State Street for a verbal dispute in the parking lot near the shoe store. A woman was backing out of a parking space in front of the plaza when she almost hit a vehicle that was parked on the sidewalk. She told the person that was not a parking spot and the other person started yelling at her and using vulgar language. Police were unable to locate the other person.
-An officer on patrol in the 1400 block of Allen Road at 6:06 p.m. Saturday saw the front gate open on a closed business. The key holder was responding and the gate was secured.
– An anonymous caller at 4:37 p.m. Saturday reported several unregistered vehicles parked on a private property in the 100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. An officer spoke to the owner and noted the issue will be further researched to assure the proper course of action taken to remedy any violation pertaining to the vehicles.
– An anonymous caller at 4:37 p.m. Saturday expressed concern over juveniles throwing a football in the 400 block of East Sixth Street while standing in the curb lawn near the street. Nobody was found in the area.
– A debit card found in the Radio Shack parking lot on East State Street at 4:06 p.m. Saturday was turned over to police.
– A woman on Sharp Street reported at 3:55 p.m. Saturday that she was concerned about comments posted on Facebook by a neighbor. She had reported her to Facebook and blocked her. She was told since her name wasn’t on any of the posts, it was unknown if the neighbor was referring to her.
– Nathan Chase, of Cleveland Street, reported at 1:59 p.m. Saturday that the GPS was stolen out of his work truck parked in the 1100 block.
– A debit card found in an ATM in the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue was turned over to police at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
– A clerk at Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 12:58 p.m. Saturday that a person in a maroon van pumped $33.21 worth of gas and left without paying. The van was not found.
– Police were called at 12:06 p.m. Saturday to check the well-being of a female in the 800 block of East Sixth Street. She said she was fine and didn’t realize she set off the alert. The responding officer tried to help reset her new television, with the new television her major complaint.
– A reckless vehicle was reported at Roosevelt and East Third Street at 10:51 a.m. Saturday, but was not found.
– An officer could hear music coming from a residence on Columbia Street at 10:48 a.m. Saturday and made contact with the resident, who apologized and turned it down.
– An officer responded to the 800 block of Franklin Avenue at 3:26 p.m. Thursday where a woman reported seeing several male juveniles walking in the roadway after school hours. She was told to call back if it happens again.
– A woman evicted from an East Third Street home reported at 4:35 p.m. Thursday that the landlord had been continuously attempting to make contact with her while she was moving.
– Officers responded to a business in the 2800 block of East State Street at 7:25 p.m. Thursday for a report of three men urinating in the parking lot. They spoke with the men matching the description who said they had only been in the parking lot long enough to walk to their vehicles.
– An officer responded to an Olive Street home at 10:12 p.m. Thursday where a resident reported seeing two men trying to steal two push mowers from his neighbor’s house. The resident said them men fled in a silver car without the mowers when he yelled at them.
– Officers responded a home in the 400 block of Perry Street at 10:43 p.m. Thursday for a reported medical emergency and found a deceased man inside.
– A Summit Street resident reported on station at 1:14 a.m. Friday that his ex-girlfriend had been calling and texting his cell phone. The ex-girlfriend said that the complainant and his friends had been calling and harassing her. They were both told to cease contact.
– Officers responded to a suspicious person sleeping in a van in the 800 block of Summit Street at 5:03 a.m. Friday. The officers found the man to be intoxicated and claiming that he thought the vehicle was his parked at a friend’s house. The man was given a ride home.
– Police responded to a possible neighbor dispute in the 300 block of Columbia Street at 8:38 p.m. Aug. 27.
– An officer responded to a verbal argument in the American Legion parking lot at 1:32 a.m. Sept. 3.
– An officer investigated a complaint in the 300 block of Walnut Street at 1:27 p.m. Sept. 4.
– An officer responded to a report of an intoxicated person at the Oakdale Cemetery at 7:55 p.m. Sept. 5.
– Police responded to a neighbor dispute in the 400 block of Columbia Street at 12:55 p.m. Sept. 7.
– At 4:17 a.m. Thursday police checked on a suspicious vehicle parked in Firestone Park with its lights on. It was found to be a city employee lowering the flags.
– A Tic Toc employee requested at 4:21 a.m. Thursday an officer stand by while she opened the store.
– Police provided an escort for the Moving Wall to the Columbiana County Fairgrounds on state Route 14 to state Route 164 outside of city limits at 7:58 a.m. Thursday.
– Police responded to Heartland Christian School at 8:43 a.m. Thursday for a report of an unruly juvenile. The officer stood by until the juvenile calmed down.
– A solicitor’s permit was issued to Kirby Sweepers at 2 p.m. Thursday.
– Richard Thomas, of East Third Street, spoke to an officer at 12:51 p.m. Thursday regarding an abandoned vehicle at his residence. He was told his options.
– A caller at 12:42 p.m. Thursday reported possible stolen property at the rear of a property in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. An officer responded and located an item reported stolen in a previous report. The case is under investigation.
– A man on Vine Avenue reported at 10:54 a.m. Thursday that he believed he was part of a scam to purchase cell phones and did not want to get in trouble. He was attempting to get a cell phone from Walmart when another male confronted him about purchasing cell phones. The other male wanted him to get four phones and one for him and he would pay for it. He tried and they would not sell him that many. He wanted the incident documented, with the case under investigation.
– A spokesman for Tolson Comfort Systems in the Salem Industrial Park reported at 9:10 a.m. Thursday that sometime overnight, someone punched holes in the gas tanks of two work trucks and took the gas. The tanks will have to be replaced.
– Police responded for a report about a neighbor dispute in the city at 8:13 a.m. Thursday, talking with a woman who said a female in the apartment behind her was harassing her. The other female said the woman was harassing her. Both were told to stay away from each other.
– Police responded at 2:09 a.m. Thursday to a call about a fight at the Side Door, 530 S. Broadway Ave., where a patron said the female who caused the problem left through the alley. An officer located the female in Hogan’s Alley with visible injuries to her face, elbows and feet/ankles. She declined medical treatment. She was intoxicated and said two other females at the business assaulted her, but she refused to make a statement and didn’t want to file charges. An officer spoke to some other females at the Side Door who said they were assaulted by the woman found in the alley, but they didn’t have any injuries. All parties refused to pursue any criminal charges. The female from the alley was given a ride home.
– A woman requested help in gaining access to her vehicle at 1:41 a.m. Thursday in the Walmart parking lot on East State Street. She and her boyfriend had an argument and she said he threw her keys into the vehicle and locked the doors, then left. Entry was gained, but while police were still there, she received a text message from her boyfriend that concerned her, making her think he was having suicidal thoughts. Officers couldn’t locate him, but she called back later and advised she found him at a friend’s house and all was fine.
– An unwanted male was reported at 9:13 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of Jennings Avenue, but already left in a vehicle. An officer spoke to the resident and learned another person in the upstairs had called police when the landlord knocked on the door to serve eviction papers. The officer was aware of an ongoing feud between people living there. There was no trespasser.
– Police assisted Perry Township Police at 8:44 p.m. Wednesday in the search for a runaway juvenile in the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The residence was searched after a Perry officer saw the female fitting the description through a window. An open window was found in the basement and it was believed she crawled out to get away. She was then located outside a short time later and her father took her into custody. She admitted she crawled out the window. Police had been called to the same area at 7:46 p.m. to look for a missing juvenile.
– An unruly juvenile was reported at 7:07 p.m. Wednesday in the 1500 block of Maple Street where a parent and juvenile had a disagreement over purchasing an item. Both were told their options.
– No citation was issued, but a passenger was reportedly injured after a vehicle driven by Kathy Williams, 50, of Pearl Street, Leetonia, attempted to turn onto North Cunningham while eastbound on Bentley Drive and slid over the curb down into a ravine 40 feet at 7:53 p.m. Wednesday. The passenger, Brittany Williams, 18, of the same address, reported a minor injury to her leg and was taken privately to Salem Regional Medical Center.
– Police responded to a residence on Merle Road at 5:07 p.m. Wednesday at the request of Kent Police regarding a vehicle in someone’s yard in Kent. The registration came back to that address. No one was found.
– Criminal damaging was reported at 4:43 p.m. Thursday on East Fifth Street, but an officer told the person it was a civil issue and to seek legal counsel.
– A barking dog was reported at 2:01 p.m. Wednesday in a garage on Southeast Boulevard. The owner was in the garage with the dog and said the dog is inside the house most of the time. He was told about the ordinance against barking dogs.
– Police checked a residence in the 900 block of West State Street at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday for the zoning department to make sure nobody was inside. No one is supposed to be there and allegedly an adult couple has been staying there at night and leaving early in the morning.
– A citizen stopped an officer at 12:25 p.m. Wednesday about a dog in a vehicle in a lot at 2900 E. State St. with the windows only down a bit. The officer made contact with the owner and told him it’s too warm outside to leave the animal in the car for so long. He admitted he was probably wrong.
– A resident in the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue reported at 9:28 p.m. Wednesday that two people made threats of bodily harm in reference to an earlier call.
– Police responded to the area of Old Farm Road near North Lincoln Avenue at 7:59 p.m. Wednesday for reports of a runaway juvenile missing from Salem. The juvenile was located walking on Old Farm Road near North Lincoln.
– A reckless driver was reported on U.S. Route 62 coming from the Damascus area, but was not found.
– Police responded to Salem Acres on Prospect Street along with a Salem Police officer looking for a juvenile runaway missing for over a day from a relative’s residence in Salem. Police were unable to make any contact.
– Kendra Sue Chestnut, 26, of Depot Road, Lisbon, was cited for fictitious plates and driving under non-compliance suspension after a traffic stop on state Route 344 at 10:18 a.m. Wednesday.
– A man from Goshen Road reported at midnight Wednesday that he was being chased by his estranged wife and her new boyfriend on the U.S. Route 62/state Route 45 bypass. An officer spoke to him at his residence and while there, the suspect drove by and the officer stopped the vehicle. Both parties gave conflicting statements and were told to stay away from each other.
– Police were called for a neighbor dispute at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday at Salem Acres on Prospect Street where two female neighbors were arguing over their children being called names. Both parties were told to keep their children away from each other.
– A Tic Toc employee reported at 4:28 a.m. Wednesday there was a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot.
– Craig Susanny reported at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday someone broke into Nelson’s Jeeps on East Park Avenue.
– A South Elm Street woman reported at 2:16 p.m. Wednesday the landlord was at her residence to put up a rail required by the insurance company, but he didn’t ask their permission first.
– John Peddicord, New Waterford, reported at 3:27 p.m. Wednesday someone rear ended him on West Park Avenue and took off.
– Paul Scott, Market Street, requested 8:35 a.m. Tuesday police accompany him to confront PNC Bank on South Main Street about charges on his debit card.
– Larry Witman, Village Court, reported at 10:51 a.m, Tuesday someone opened a Sears card in his name.
– John Rapp reported at 11:39 a.m. Tuesday that while working for the city at 11:39 a.m. Tuesday Jerry Mimna of Lisbon, the owner of Building Blocks day care on Union Street, shoved him.
– Kayla Macklin, North Elm Street, requested at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday police escort her to the North Elm Street home to get her belongings from the residence. Police stood by and there were no problems.
– A Dairy Queen employee reported at 10:18 p.m. Tuesday a group of boys were hanging around smoking in the parking lot and requested police stand by while the employees leave.
– A woman in the 400 block of West State Street reported at 1:20 p.m. Wednesday that her 13-year-old granddaughter has not been seen since Tuesday morning. She’s been in contact with a family friend via texts, but won’t tell her location. She was entered as a runaway. Officers will attempt to locate her.
– An officer on patrol at 11:16 a.m. Wednesday saw a large amount of trash on the curb lawn in front of a residence in the 600 block of Franklin Avenue. The residence was empty. Contact was made with the garbage company and they no longer take care of the tenant’s account. Further information will be obtained to dispose of the garbage.
– A wallet found at North Lincoln Avenue and Third Street was placed in the police lost and found at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday.
– Four men were reported to be walking on the railroad tracks near Mullins Avenue at 9:14 a.m. Wednesday, but could not be located. An officer found three of them walking on Pennsylvania Avenue and told them being on the tracks was trespassing. They were checked for warrants and sent on their way.
– The owner of Family Car & Truck Rental in the 900 block of West State Street reported at 8:58 a.m. Wednesday that a vehicle rented out was supposed to be returned Sept. 1, but was not. She was in contact with the renter up until Tuesday, but now his phone is out of service. The case is under investigation.
– An officer on patrol at 2:03 a.m. Wednesday in Centennial Park off of Maple Street saw a male inside a pavilion by the playground. He said he was just walking home through the park. The officer also located a female juvenile who was taken into custody for an unruly offense. She was processed, then given a ride to her residence and turned over to a guardian.
– A resident in the 500 block of Washington Avenue called at 1:55 a.m. Wednesday about a suspicious male wearing a white T-shirt walking between houses. He was found and identified and said he was just waiting for a ride to pick him up. He denied walking between houses.
– An officer at 11:20 p.m. Tuesday saw an occupied vehicle stopped in the parking lot of a closed business. The driver said he was fine and just waiting to pick up an employee who was about to finish work at a nearby location in the 2200 block of East State Street.
– An officer on patrol at 11:17 p.m. Tuesday saw an interior light on in a car parked in the 300 block of East Third Street. It appeared to have been left on accidentally. The vehicle was secure and the owner was contacted and made aware.
– Police were called at 10:52 p.m. Tuesday to Ridgewood to check the well-being of a resident in the 1400 block. The homeowner was given some assistance by an officer.
– A woman on state Route 9 came to the police station at 10:25 p.m. Tuesday with questions about her boyfriend driving her vehicle. He’s not allowed to drive except going to and from work, but he’s driven the truck other times. She was told her options.
– Police were called for a dispute in the 500 block of Continental Drive at 10:13 p.m. Tuesday between a boyfriend and girlfriend. Police had already been to the same residence for the same type of dispute earlier at 8:42 p.m., with both parties saying they were arguing over living arrangements and the female saying the male taunted her children. No physical violence occurred and both were told to go to separate areas of the residence. During the later dispute, no violence occurred, but the verbal dispute had begun to escalate. The female said she was leaving for the evening.
– Police were called at 9:25 p.m. Tuesday for a report of several trash bags left on the railroad tracks in the middle of the northbound lane on South Ellsworth Avenue. A train was passing through when officers arrived. After the train passed, the tracks were checked and no objects were seen on the tracks in the road.
– Police were called at 8:35 p.m. Tuesday to Centennial Park for juvenile problems. The juveniles couldn’t be found.
– Officers were dispatched at 7 p.m. Tuesday to East State Street near Cunningham Road for a reckless driver in a white Chevy truck. The vehicle was located and the driver was told about the complaint. The driver was not intoxicated.
– A license plate found in the 500 block of South Union Avenue at 5:37 p.m. Tuesday was turned over to police. The owner was contacted and retrieved it.
– A caller at 4:52 p.m. Tuesday reported a juvenile playing with a piece of pipe on the basketball court at Centennial Park. A male juvenile was found riding a bicycle on the court and the officer also saw a large piece of pipe laying on the court that belonged to the fence around the court. The boy was told not to ride his bicycle on the court anymore. He told the officer the pipe had been broken off laying on the ground for a long time. The officer was able to replace the piece of pipe and the boy was told to not mess with the fence.
– A residential alarm was reported at 4:34 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of West Eighth Street. The exterior was found secure.
– Police were called at 4:18 p.m. Tuesday for a neighbor dispute in the 600 block of Continental Drive. A man said a woman made uncalled for comments toward his child. The woman said the remarks were for the discipline and safety of the child and vehicles on the road.
– A fight was reported at 4:04 p.m. Tuesday in the 2500 block of Lexington Avenue where police found a man in a parking lot who said he was arguing with his girlfriend when she hit him in the left eye. Both the man and the girlfriend said her son separated them and then the man started wrestling around with the son. He refused to cooperate and was taken to the hospital. She told police they had been arguing and he hit her in the back of the head and she defended herself. She just wanted him to leave. They were told to stay away from each other. The information will be sent to the prosecutor for review.
– Johnna Sherrill, Lisbon Street, reported at 9 a.m. Monday her son’s ex assaulted him.
– John Lee, Youngstown, reported at 10:41 a.m. Monday tools were stolen from his work trailer on South Main Street.
– Kristen Peluso, North Pearl Street, reported at 12:51 p.m. Monday there was $300 worth of unauthorized credit card transactions on her bank account.
– At 2:42 p.m. Monday police recovered a green cooler found on East Park Avenue that fell off the back of a truck. The cooler contained several cans of beer. It was removed from the road and disposed of.
– A South Bayshore Drive resident reported at 6:30 p.m Monday there appeared to be a sick opossum at a house on South Bayshore. Police euthanized the animal.
– A woman reported at 8 p.m. Monday someone was open burning on South Middle and West Park streets and it smelled like garbage. Police went to 133 West Park Ave. and advised the residents of the complaint. They told police they were not aware they could not burn trash.
– A domestic was reported in the 700 block of Prospect Street at 1:31 p.m. Tuesday. The male was gone when police arrived and the female was upset and said it was verbal only. She was told her options.
– A clerk from Murphy USA, 2869 E. State St., called police at 12:01 p.m. Tuesday to report there was a drive-off on Aug. 29 and she saw what appeared to be the same vehicle the other day at the gas station. She wrote down the license plate number and police tried to make contact but were unable to reach the person.
– Rafael Colon, 38, of Alliance, whose address was also listed as Cedar Ridge Drive, Salem, was taken into custody Tuesday morning on a warrant from Alliance Police for failure to appear on a disorderly conduct charge. An officer on patrol at 10:57 a.m. on Cleveland Avenue saw him walking and knew about the warrant.
– Katherine Tucker, of Cleveland Street, reported at 10:40 a.m. Tuesday that her adult son’s 42-inch flat screen television was taken from the house by a person she knows.
– Police responded at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday for an ambulance needed in the 800 block of East State Street where an officer found a woman laying on the grass in front of a stone wall listening to a headphone set with a pillow under her head. When asked if she was okay, she said she was just listening to her music. She was told she needed to move along, then a man came over and offered her a ride to her residence. An ambulance and first responders were cancelled.
– A woman in the 800 block of Barclay Avenue reported at 8:10 a.m. Tuesday that she looked outside and her garage door was open. Officers checked the interior of the garage and nothing appeared disturbed. The woman appeared that she may need medical attention. Fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance were called and she was taken to the hospital.
– Salem Police assisted Perry Township Police at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday with a physical control arrest with a breathalyzer test administered. The township officer cited the person.
– A man came to the police station with medical issues at 1:42 a.m. Tuesday. First responders and KLG Ambulance responded and the man was taken to the hospital.
– Police responded at 11:19 p.m. Monday to the 800 block of South Lincoln Avenue for a suspicious female, finding the woman on the front porch of a residence. She said she needed to get to Rogers but had no money or way to get there. She was told her options and left.
– A caller at 10:43 p.m. Monday reported an intoxicated man stumbling in the 300 block of East Third Street. Police searched the area, but found no one.
– A possible water line break was reported at 10:39 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Fairview Avenue. Police were unable to locate it and determined it was coming from a resident’s drain.
– A clerk at Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 10:29 p.m. Monday that a man in a black Volkswagon sedan pumped $44.19 worth of gas and left without paying. An officer was able to locate the vehicle. The man said he attempted to pay with a credit card and thought the transaction went through. He returned to pay the bill.
– A Leetonia man reported at 9:35 p.m. Monday that he’s collecting his stepson’s personal items and vehicle from his residence on East Third Street and the vehicle was not there. He said the girl the stepson used to live with had the vehicle and was going to bars drinking. Offices said they’ll watch for the vehicle.
– Loud music was reported at 9:19 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of East Euclid where the resident was told to turn it down.
– Police at 9:12 p.m. Monday responded to the area of West State Street and Elm Avenue where a cement barrier protecting a catch basin had been moved. A cover for the storm drain had also been moved to the edge of westbound traffic. The street department responded and placed the barrier back on the curb lawn and replaced the cover.
– A man in the 1100 block of West Ellsworth Avenue reported at 8:49 p.m. Monday that he had been receiving unwanted phone calls and text messages from a person known to him. He was told his options.
– A woman came to the police station at 8:20 p.m. Monday to report she received a letter from her landlord stating she had to be out of her residence within four days. Officers told her the letter was not an eviction notice and she did not have to leave within four days. She was told it’s a civil matter.
– A domestic was reported at 7:33 p.m. Monday in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue, but the people left before police arrived.
– Douglas Smith, of the 200 block of Vine Street, reported at 7:13 p.m. Monday that a tire on a vehicle belonging to the mother of his children was punctured. He also advised of a possible suspect seen on the property just prior to discovering the damage. An attempt will be made to contact the alleged suspect.
– A woman from Woodland Avenue came to the police station at 6:52 p.m. Monday to report her and her son being harassed by his schoolmates. She contacted school officials to let them know about the situation. Parents of the juveniles will be contacted by police.
– Matilda Stratton, of Benton Road, reported at 3:51 p.m. Monday that her purse was stolen out of her vehicle in the Giant Eagle parking lot, 2401 E. State St.
– Nathan Galbreath, 37, of East Fifth Street, was cited for improper start after turning his vehicle left onto Sixth Street from an unnamed alley at 4:35 p.m. Monday and striking a westbound vehicle driven by Don Santee, 85, of Pearce Circle, causing minor damage to both vehicles. No injuries were reported.
– An officer on patrol in the 1800 block of Depot Road saw a blue truck with the lights still on running in the parking lot of a business and found a man asleep at the wheel at 2 a.m. Tuesday. It was determined that Jacob Benson, of Newgarden Avenue, East Rochester, was intoxicated and taken into custody for physical control of a motor vehicle while intoxicated. He was given a breathalyzer test at the Salem Police Department and given a ride home in a cab.
– A caller at 10 p.m. Monday reported a suspicious person around a local business, in the 1900 block of Newgarden Avenue. Nobody was found.
– A reckless driver was reported at 2:52 p.m. Monday in the area of Georgetown Road and state Route 45.
– A woman reported at 2:06 p.m. Monday that she was walking with her daughter in the 400 block of Ellsworth Avenue when a dog at large growled at them. The owner of the dog was located and given a warning for the dog being loose. She was also told to keep the dog in the back yard with the gate closed.
– No citation was issued after a two-vehicle accident on East State Street near Salem Regional Medical Center at 2:12 p.m. Monday after a motorist suffered a reported medical problem. Vehicles driven by Paula Barton, 56, of Hanoverton, and Larry Bansberg, 64, of Roosevelt Avenue, were both eastbound when Barton stopped for traffic and Bansberg’s vehicle struck the driver side quarter panel of her vehicle while trying to get into the turn lane for the north parking lot of the hospital. Barton told police the other driver said he was having a medical problem, which was confirmed by his wife. He was already at the hospital when police arrived. Barton went to the hospital for minor neck pain.
– Christian Smith, of Lexington Avenue reported at 1:11 p.m. Monday that someone entered her unlocked vehicle and removed a bottle of medication belonging to her child.
– Police responded at 1:10 p.m. Monday to a store in the Salem Plaza, 2340 E. State St., where a woman said an unknown male was harassing her while at work. She was told her options.
– Sophie Tomko, 76, of Cherry Street, was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT for minor injuries after her vehicle, driven by a 15-year-old juvenile with a learner’s permit, struck the front of the Busy Beaver store at the Salem Plaza on East State Street at 12:39 p.m. Monday. The driver told police he thought he pressed the brake but apparently pressed the accelerator and went over the sidewalk and struck the store. It was unknown if the collision caused any structural damage to the building at the time of the report, but a report by the fire department called the damage minor. There was no citation since the accident occurred on private property.
– A barking dog was reported at 12:28 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of East Euclid Street, but no dog was found.
– Three bank cards and a bottle of medication were found in the 900 block of Newgarden Avenue at 11:57 a.m. Monday. An officer disposed of the medication and placed the bank cards in lost and found.
– A single key found on East Pershing Street was turned over to police at 10:29 a.m. Monday and placed in lost and found.
– Suspicious activity was reported at 10:10 a.m. Monday in the 900 block of Liberty Street, but the vehicle left the area before police arrived.
– A dog was reported at large at 7:26 a.m. Monday on East Pershing and Lundy, but was not found.
– An officer on patrol at 4:25 a.m. Monday saw several suspicious people at the rear of a location in the 900 block of East State Street. They said they were just playing basketball. They were told to leave the area after being checked for warrants.
– Police were dispatched at 4:20 a.m. Monday for a prowler/suspicious person on Lexington Avenue. Police checked Salem Commons on Lexington and Quaker Apartments on Ohio Avenue and no one was found at either complex.
– An officer was flagged down at 4 a.m. Monday by a pedestrian wanting a ride out of town. The officer couldn’t provide transport, but checked for warrants. A warrant was allegedly found but this area wasn’t in the pickup radius.
– A set of keys found laying on a sidewalk on Fifth Street was turned over to police at 3:46 a.m. Monday and placed in lost and found.
– A woman in the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue reported at 10:15 p.m. Sunday that she and her husband had a verbal dispute. He left before police arrived.
– A tree limb was reported blocking the road in the 2200 block of Southeast Boulevard at 9:50 p.m. Sunday. The street department was called to clear the road while police provided traffic control.
– A woman at 8:10 p.m. Sunday spoke to an officer regarding child custody and a civil matter over property.
– Police were called at 8 p.m. Sunday to the area of Lexington Avenue and Continental Drive to check for a report of children playing in or near the road. No children were seen except for two accompanied by an adult.
– An officer on patrol at 6:43 p.m. Sunday on South Broadway and Aetna Street saw a black sedan parked illegally in a posted no parking zone. A citation was issued.
– An officer on patrol at 6:27 p.m. Sunday detected the odor of burnt paper and saw smoke in the 2100 block of Southeast Boulevard. A resident was advised of the city ordinance prohibiting open burning and agreed to extinguish the fire.
– Police responded to South Howard Avenue in the 200 block at 6:23 p.m. Sunday to check for a missing juvenile from Perry Township. The juvenile was not found.
– An officer on patrol at 5:52 p.m. Sunday ran a plate that came back to a suspended owner with an order to confiscate the plates and registration. Contact was made with the driver in the 1100 block of East State Street and the plates and registration were taken.
– Police responded at 4:49 p.m. Sunday to the 500 block of East Fourth Street where a home health care worker was unable to make contact with a resident and requested assistance. Officers attempted contact but there was no answer. Fire department first responders were called to the scene to make entry. The resident was okay and had just been sleeping.
– Kendrick Power, 25, of 1210 Southeast Boulevard, was charged with domestic violence after police were called for a domestic at his residence at 12:26 p.m. Sunday. A woman said she and her spouse got into a verbal dispute which turned physical, with evidence of physical injury seen. The man, identified as Power, had left but was found a short time later walking near Maple and South Union Avenue and taken into custody.
– A resident in the 700 block of West Wilson Street reported at 12:01 p.m. Sunday that someone in an unknown vehicle backed into the side of his garage, causing minor damage.
– Police were called at 9:07 a.m. Sunday for a domestic in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where a woman was driving a vehicle following a man on foot yelling at him to get into the vehicle. Police learned they had a verbal disagreement at her residence and he left. They agreed to go their separate ways for the day.
– A domestic disturbance was reported at 8:54 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of East Fifth Street between a mother and her adult daughter. No violence took place and the daughter left to go home.
– Police responded at 3:12 p.m. Sunday to the area of South Lincoln Avenue and East Pidgeon Road for a two-vehicle accident. Both vehicles had been moved and parked at a nearby business and were able to be driven from the scene. No citations were issued.
– A resident in the 800 block of Georgetown Road called at 7:41 p.m. Saturday about hearing two explosions and having something from the explosion smoking in their back yard. Police spoke with a group of people who denied discharging any fireworks. A resident in the area of Elberon and Georgetown Road also reported hearing an explosion at 7:17 p.m. Saturday. Police didn’t hear anything.
– A caller at 4:10 p.m. Saturday asked police to check the welfare of a resident on West Perry Street after being unable to contact the person after already making arrangements to pick an item up from them. The resident was contacted and said everything was fine. They just had to run an errand.
– Perry Township Police assisted Smith Township Police with a breathalyzer test at the station for an arrestee for OVI, operating a vehicle intoxicated, at 7:15 a.m. Sunday. While in custody at the station, the person made comments about committing suicide due to the OVI charge and was taken by ambulance to a hospital for an evaluation.
– Timothy Ryan Smith, 25, of Salem, was taken into custody on a warrant from Minerva Police after police were told about a person with a warrant being at Circle K south on South Lincoln Avenue at 12:38 a.m. Sunday. The person had left, but the vehicle was located and stopped. Smith was turned over to Minerva Police.
– A resident in the 1500 block of North Lincoln Avenue reported at 11:38 p.m. Friday that his 16-year-old daughter failed to return home when expected. She was entered into the law enforcement data base as a missing/runaway.
– An officer on patrol at 10:31 p.m. Friday saw a suspicious vehicle in the storage lot at Sunland Construction on Snyder Road near the heavy equipment. The person was identified and claimed to be a security guard for the company.
– Police were called at 6:27 p.m. Friday for a domestic dispute with an alleged assault between spouses during a child visitation drop-off at a marital residence. Information will be sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– Tristan A. Apinis, 29, 511 N. Ellsworth Ave., Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 9:50 p.m. Aug. 10 in which he was southbound on U.S. Route 62 and failed to stop for slowing traffic at state Route 165, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Jason M. Wilson, 43, Salem. Both drivers were treated on scene for possible injuries.
– Benjamin Timothy Esterly, 20, Boardman, was cited for hazardous zones following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 1:50 p.m. Aug. 11 in which he was northbound on Lisbon Road and struck while attempting to pass a northbound vehicle driven by Miguel Quiroz Cruz, 31, Salem, who was attempting to turn left onto Pine Lake Road. No injuries were reported.
– Craig Stout, 25, 966 S. Lundy Ave., Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 3:14 p.m. Aug. 11 in which he was westbound in the 9000 block of U.S. Route 62 and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Michael V. Himes, 42, Canfield, who was attempting a left turn into a private drive. No injuries were reported.
– Marcie L. Zamarelli, 36, 2083 Edgewood Drive, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Green Township at 9:24 a.m. Aug. 14 in which she was eastbound on state Route 14 approaching Egypt Road and struck a guardrail then traveled off the roadway onto Egypt Road before striking a second guardrail. She was transported to the hospital for minor injuries.
– John Biddle, 31, 1807 Goshen Road, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 1:27 p.m. Aug. 20 in which he was westbound on state Route 165 and failed to stop for traffic at U.S. Route 62, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Beth K. Griffith, 58, Damascus. No injuries were reported.
– Diane Lynn Deangelo, 55, Greenville, S.C., was cited for failure to obey traffic control devices following a two-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 9:14 p.m. Aug. 20 in which she was northbound on state Route 534 and failed to yield to traffic at state Route 165, striking an eastbound vehicle driven by Nikol D. Waugaman, 35, Sebring. No injuries were reported.
– John J. Jiles Jr., 23, Berkshire Road, East Liverpool, was cited for assured cleared distance after he drove into the rear of a stopped horse trailer being pulled by pickup driven by Andrew J. Schwandner, 27, Mountz Road, Minerva, on West Lincoln Way at 6:42 a.m. Saturday. The horse trailer was carrying two horses and two dogs, but none of the animals were injured.
-Thomas Cozza, 64, Salem Grange Road, Salem, reportedly struck a vehicle being driven by Sandra J. Bell, 73, Hunter Camp Road, Lisbon, at 1:43 p.m. Friday. The accident occurred when Cozza pulled out from North Beaver Street, striking Bell, who was driving north on North Market.
– Sherry Pierson, West Lincoln Way, reported about 10:30 p.m. Aug. 30 seeing a male in a white T-shirt and shorts run from her porch. She said this occurred a week after her home had been broken into.
– Thomas Percinc, Maple Street Extension, reported a woman showed up at his door at 11 p.m. Friday saying she had just been assaulted by some men on the Little Beaver Creek Greenway Trail. The woman, who was shoeless and appeared intoxicated, asked Percinc for a ride but he said he would call for help. When he returned the woman was walking back toward the bike trail. Police searched the area but did not find her, but there was an incident two hours before involving an intoxicated couple at the basketball court. Candy Kibler called the next day to say Ron Jackson stole her cell phone on Friday while she was at Willow Grove Park.
– A newspaper deliverer reported a man appeared slumped over a van parked next to the restrooms at Smith Oil at 3:30 a.m. Saturday. Police found the man in a van with Texas plates and he was sleeping. They woke the man, who said he was tired, but he continued on his way.
– Derrick Blaine reportedly struck the awning at the Valley View convenience store with his semi-trailer at 7:18 p.m. Saturday. He drives for Pohl Transportation of Versailles.
– Mark Klein, Summit Street, reported having hail damage to his home and he received $5,000-plus from his insurance company. Klein said he hired Garett McCollough to do the repair work and he was paid but never returned to do the work.
– Pam Gatrell, North Jefferson Street, reported there was a suspicious vehicle in the area of North Jefferson and Spruce at 6:41 p.m. Sunday. Police checked and determined the person was getting his phone charger while his friend waited in the car.
– Kimberly Pirchner, Moore Street, reported Friday finding egg shells on her windshield.
– Judy from the Circle K reported at 11:23 a.m. Friday there was someone in the parking lot selling CDs. Police approached the van and told the occupants they needed a permit to sell items in the village. Police ran the names of the three people through the computer but there were no warrants for them.
– Police came across two people riding ATVs on Lee Street at 8:36 p.m. Thursday and told them to push the vehicles.
– Police responded to the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue at 5:18 a.m. Saturday for a report of a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot for an extended time. Police spoke to a man who had been sleeping in the red Ford truck and observed what was apparently human feces outside the driver’s door. A Butech employee provided cleaning material and the man cleaned up his mess and was given a ride home.
– Police responded to a barking dog in the 1800 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 2:49 a.m. Saturday and advised the owner to keep his dog quiet.
– At 1:59 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 400 block of Continental Drive for threats being made toward a neighbor. Police found an outstanding warrant on Clayton R. Kellner, 441 Continental Dr. #15, from Columbiana County for failure to appear and he was turned over to sheriff deputies. The complainant advised that Kellner threatened him after he called the fire department for an open burning complaint at 1:34 a.m. Saturday.
– At 1:41 a.m Saturday, police responded to the 600 block of Deming Street in reference to suspicious activity. The complainant advised that an unknown person was knocking on doors and windows. Police checked outside the residence and the area and nothing was out of the ordinary.
– Police made a traffic stop at West State Street and Georgetown Road for several moving violations at 12:47 a.m. and Danielle A. Devan, 4470 McCann Road, Salem, was charged with OVI and released to a sober ride.
– Police advised the owner of a barking dog in the 900 block of West State Street of a complaint at 12:50 a.m. Saturday.
– Police responded to the 200 block of West 16th Street at 5:56 p.m. Friday where the complainant advised her female daughter was playing with a neighbor female juvenile who took items belonging to her and bit her on the arm. This happened in the past and the complainant wanted her parents advised she was no longer welcome at the residence. Police spoke to the other juvenile and advised her not to return to the complainant’s residence.
– Police responded to the 900 block of East 5th Street at 6:04 p.m. Friday for a reckless operation report and were unable to locate the vehicle.
– At 6:26 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1000 block of Newgarden Avenue where a woman had concerns about her daughter and grandchildren. She was advised she would have to speak to an attorney.
– At 6:34 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 800 block of Liberty Street where the complainant advised that several tools were taken from his camper and he was advised of the options.
– Police responded to the 200 block of West 5th Street at 6:40 p.m. Friday where the complainant advised her daughter had been arguing with her ex-husband who she has a temporary restraining order against. The daughter advised her ex-husband came to the house uninvited and an argument began. She didn’t want to pursue charges. An officer advised the ex-husband of the complaint and not to go to the complainant’s house.
– At 7:06 p.m. Friday, police responded to a barking dog complaint in the 400 block of Euclid Street and gave the owner a verbal warning.
– Police responded to the 2300 block of East State Street at 7:16 p.m. Friday for a man in a van with markings all over it and met with several who said they were promoting a country music singer and handing out flyers. They were advised not to place them on vehicles and could not sell anything without a permit.
– At 8:31 p.m. Friday, police responded to 965 S. Lundy Ave. with firefighters where the complainant said he came outside and witnessed a juvenile standing beside the fire stomping it out. The complainant put it out with an extinguisher and provided the name of the juvenile by the fire. Police spoke to the juvenile who denied any involvement and the report was turned over to the juvenile department.
– At 10:48 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue for a report of a fight in progress and Jordan S. Bell, 108 Metz St., Leetonia, was charged with assault after police determined he struck another patron in the face with a pool ball causing visible injuries. He was transported to the county jail and the victim was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.
– At 11:28 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1900 block of East State Street for a person who was not allowed on the premises and who was not leaving the parking lot. He said he had just been treated in the hospital and was waiting for his girlfriend to leave the building.
– At 8:55 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 1900 block of East State Street for a combative patient who had been pink slipped by a neighboring agency and was causing problems. Police helped restrain him.
– Police responded to the 200 block of Jennings Avenue at 10:55 a.m. Saturday where one resident wanted another out of the house and she was advised she needed to have her legally evicted.
– At 10:53 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 900 block of Newgarden Avenue where the complainant said two men were in the area and the larger of the two came up to her vehicle as she was exiting it in her drive and demanded for her to let him in her house and to see her gas or electric bill. She refused and told him to get off her property. She advised he was irate with her and not polite. Police located the smaller of the two men in the 700 block of Newgarden Avenue and was talking to him when the other man arrived and he told a different story that the complainant was very irate and he did not have to be talked to like that since he was 40 years old. Neither had soliciting permits and advised their supervisor had them and they had been in the city two days. They were advised not to solicit until they had the proper paperwork and they were identified as being from Detroit.
– At 11:34 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 200 block of Woodland Avenue regarding a barking dog and left a red warning tag.
– Christopher Gray, South West Street, reported at 12:18 a.m. Thursday his 13-year-old son had not returned home yet.
-Douglas B. Huey, 51, Wadsworth, was heading south on North Main Street at 9:53 a.m. Thursday and was stopped at the intersection of North Main and Salem Street when he was rear-ended by Janis M. Guy, 60, state Route 164.
-An employee of Columbiana Chrysler Jeep reported at 12:15 p.m. Thursday a bad check written by Jennifer Rael in the amount of $976.66.
-Justin Cowan, 28, East Palestine, was traveling east on state Route 14 at 3:25 p.m. Thursday and was stopped in traffic when he was rear-ended by Zachary Charlton, 19, Warren. Charlton was cited for assured clear distance.
– Barbara Farrand reported at 7:30 p.m. Thursday she hit a parked car on North Vine Street and damaged the mirror.
– A 16-year-old boy and his mother reported at 9:35 p.m. Thursday his motorized bicycle was stolen from a game stand at the Columbiana Street Fair. As an officer was writing the report, the bicycle in question was spotted traveling past the station. An officer pulled over Justin T. Merritt, 19, Meadville, Pa., who admitted to taking the bike without permission. Merritt was cited for theft and was taken to the county jail.
– Kimberly Sauerwein was stopped in the drive-up window at McDonald’s at 10:23 p.m. Thursday when she was rear-ended by Margaret Heaton.
– A large dog was reported running loose at 7:13 a.m. Friday in the Highland Court area. The dog left upon an officer’s arrival.
– Rodney A. Wardle, 53, Boardman, was traveling south on state Route 7 at 11:20 a.m. Friday when Phillip B. Goodwin, 40, Stewart Street, Salem, failed to stop for a red light as he was traveling west on state Route 14, and hit Wardle. Goodwin was cited for failure to obey traffic control device.
– An Apache Lane man reported at 11:47 a.m. Friday he received a strange message on his answering machine.
– An unruly boy was reported at 1:35 p.m. Friday at the Columbiana Street Fair. The boy calmed down once he learned officers were en route, but the officers still spoke with him.
– Timothy Ragster reported at 2:56 p.m. Friday damage done to his truck on state Route 14.
– A truck was reported at 3:08 p.m. Friday to hit a light pole owned by the Seederly, Mong and Beck Funeral Home as it was making a turn, and then drove away.
– A Huntington Bank debit card was turned in at 10:04 p.m. Friday. A message was left for the owner’s mother that the card was at the station.
– Police responded to the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 1:06 a.m. Friday where the complainant advised she looked out the window and observed an unknown man standing in the driveway. Police checked around the residence, an unattached garage and the roadway but were unable to locate anyone.
– At 8:20 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 400 block of Benton Road for a breaking and entering in progress and checked the exterior of the residence, finding it secure. Police also spoke to a neighbor who advised they saw a black truck by the residence but no one got out. There was no sign of forced entry.
– Police responded to the state Route 45/state Route 9 bypass for a possible accident where a vehicle had gone off the side of the road. Police located a 2002 Ford Taurus that had been traveling northbound on state Route 45 and developed mechanical problems. As it pulled off the right side of the road, the vehicle struck a road hazard or pothole that caused the right side tires to deflate and the vehicle was towed away.
– Police responded to Brittany Lane near Plymouth Place at 8:55 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a suspicious person walking around with a flashlight looking into vehicles. Police checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.
– At 8:46 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to the 200 block of Benton Road for a report of an unwanted person on the property and found the complainant was not at home and was informed of the trespassing complaint by a neighbor. Police spoke with the unwanted person who was off the property and he advised they were requested by the homeowner to remove two items from their yard, and they were doing so. The unwanted person advised they would stay off the property from now on and police spoke to the complainant by telephone and they confirmed they asked the unwanted person to remove the trees, but stated they requested it to be done four months ago. Police advised the complainant that the unwanted person will not be returning to the property.
– Police responded to Salem Acres in the 1100 block of West Perry Street for a report of harassment and the complainant advised a woman was looking in her windows and knocking on her door asking if a man was inside her apartment. Police spoke to the woman who advised that she did knock on the door stating that she was looking for her ex-husband who stole her phone earlier in the day. The woman advised she filed a report with the Salem police about the phone and believed her ex-husband was staying at the apartment. She was advised that the complainant advised her ex-husband had not been at the apartment for a few days and the complainant did not want the female at her residence.
– At 2:51 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to the 1000 block of Elberon Avenue along with a probation officer from the Salem police and arrested a juvenile on an outstanding warrant for a probation violation from the Columbiana County Juvenile Court. The youth was turned over to a Columbiana County deputy sheriff.
– Jay Roberts reported at 9:30 p.m. Friday that Tony Hilton arrived in a white Chevrolet at Apple Grove Apartments and asked for Tina Spann, who was not at home, and then walked west on Saltwell Road. An officer spoke with Spann, who said she was at a friend’s house and did not want Hilton around anymore. An officer later learned that Hilton returned to the apartment complex, in which an officer later stopped Hilton, who was found to have his license suspended and was not the registered owner of the Chevrolet. Hilton was cited for driving under suspension, and was advised to leave Spann alone.
– A domestic complaint was reported at 12:49 p.m. Friday on North Beaver Street. Grlinde Bailey said her 17-year-old son was being unruly and was walking up North Beaver Street. The boy said he and his mother argued because he was hungry and did not want to go to the doctor. An officer advised the boy to listen to his mother since he is underage, and Bailey agreed to allow him to visit his friend’s mother for a short time to calm down.
– Bernie Lower, Saltwell Road, Lisbon, reported at 6:48 p.m. Thursday her neighbors threatened to damage her car. Lower was intoxicated when police spoke to her and was told to take a nap. The neighbor, Vickie Waite, told police Lower was drunk and they sent her home, but no one threatened her car.
– A minister at the Methodist Church reported at 6:09 p.m. Thursday a man was there intoxicated. Police found it was the same man who they told to go home until he sobered up earlier. He was transported to his home on Rose Drive and told to stay there until he is sober.
– Someone called police to report children in Playtown at 8:32 p.m. Wednesday. The man called back to say they left before police arrived. Police checked the area, but did not find anyone.
– A resident on Park Avenue reported at 11:21 a.m. Friday that she believed someone cut her brake lines on both vehicles. She was unsure if they were cut or just broke, but wanted it documented.
– A debit card was found in front of a business in the 1100 block of East State Street at 11:20 a.m. Friday and turned over to police.
– A woman reported at 10:55 a.m. Friday that she made a purchase with a credit card on Aug. 31 at Verizon Wireless and had not made any purchases with the credit card for a long time prior to this. On Sept. 3, she received an email alert from the credit card company stating there were several online purchases made that day. An officer spoke with the manager at Verizon and the incident is under investigation.
– Wires were reported pulled away from a residence in the 1000 block of North Ellsworth Avenue after a tractor trailer with a high load struck the lines from the utility pole at 10:29 a.m. Friday. Firefighters responded and cut the lines to allow traffic to flow north and south.
– A suspicious person was reported sleeping in a black truck at 10:16 a.m. Friday in front of a business on South Ellsworth Avenue. The man inside the truck told police he was just waiting for his girlfriend who was there for a job interview and he fell asleep.
– A man on Hickory Lane reported at 10:13 a.m. Friday that someone used his debit card without permission at a gas station in Columbus for $50.
– Police responded to the 700 block of Franklin Avenue for a report on Friday of a vehicle parked on the front lawn. The resident said there’s no other place to park on the property and the landlord said it was okay to park there. She was told it’s against city ordinance to park on the lawn and from now on, she’ll be cited.
– Police responded at 8:30 a.m. Friday to the 200 block of West Pershing Street for a well-being check. The man appeared okay.
– Police were called at 7:13 a.m. Friday to West Pershing Street for a welfare check on a male who had firearms inside the residence and was allegedly threatening to take medication. He said everything was fine and he had no intention of doing any harm to himself.
– Jared Barton, 19, of Ridgewood Drive, was charged with obstruction of official business after police were called at 2:24 a.m. Friday for a motor vehicle accident on Park Avenue and Ridgewood and saw the driver fleeing the scene on foot. He was pursued, caught and taken into custody. The report said officers smelled a strong odor of alcohol. Due to the vehicle hitting a utility pole, fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance were called to the scene and he was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for treatment. Other charges are pending upon test results.
– An officer on patrol at 2:11 a.m. Friday in Centennial Park saw several people in the park after hours. One was a 16-year-old female who was taken into custody for an unruly charge. She was released to her father and the adults were sent on their way.
– An alarm was reported at 1:36 a.m. Friday in the 2300 block of East State Street, but the business was found secure.
– David Mathes, 23, of Franklin Avenue, was cited for fictitious plates after a traffic stop at 12:30 a.m. Friday on Penn Avenue near Columbia.
– At 11:23 p.m. Thursday, Aveyah Cline, of Howard Avenue, reported losing a wallet in the 2800 block of East State Street.
– Police responded to the 500 block of Columbia at 10:23 p.m. Thursday to check the welfare of a resident, using an interpreter. Everything appeared okay.
– A woman from East Palestine called at 9:15 p.m. Thursday to request a welfare check on a family member on East Fifth Street who she had been unable to reach for an extended period of time. The female family member said she was okay.
– An audible alarm was reported at 8:50 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The business keyholder said he may have set the alarm off by accident. The building was checked and everything appeared okay.
– An officer on patrol saw an overhead door open at a business on Pennsylvania Avenue at 8:39 p.m. Thursday and contacted the keyholder to secure it. The interior was checked and everything appeared in order.
– Daniel Miller of Cleveland Street reported at 8:21 p.m. Thursday that his vehicle was legally parked in the lot at St. Paul Church on Ohio Avenue when it was struck by another vehicle, which fled the area. Damage was to the left front bumper and fender.
– A man at Salem Regional Medical Center at 7 p.m. Thursday reported a male unknown to him has been texting him regarding relationship problems and he wants him to stop.
– John Brownfield, of Southeast Boulevard, reported at 6:45 p.m. Thursday that he and two people walking a dog had been in a verbal dispute over the dog walking in his yard. The others were not located and he was told his options.
– Cynthia Dickey, of Southeast Boulevard, reported at 6:11 p.m. Thursday that someone unknown to her had taken several pieces of jewelry from the residence without permission. She was told her options.
– A shoplifter was reported at 6:05 p.m. Thursday at Cigarette World off of Cunningham Road. The male appeared to have taken several items without paying for them before leaving the store. Using a license plate number, an officer followed up with the vehicle driver, but the driver denied taking anything. The incident was under investigation.
– Gina Turney, of Beechwood Road, reported at 5:49 p.m. Thursday that she was driving west on Merle when a limb broke off of a tree and struck her vehicle.
– Skateboarders were reported riding on private property in the 100 block of West Second Street at 5:25 p.m. Thursday. They were told they couldn’t skate there and willingly left.
– An Austintown man spoke with police at 5:14 p.m. Thursday regarding a civil matter. He had a disagreement with employees of a local business regarding work done to a vehicle. He was told his options.
– Police were called to the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 4:57 p.m. Thursday for a verbal dispute. An officer spoke to both parties and told them to stay away from each other.
– An officer on patrol at 4:52 p.m. Thursday noticed large blocks of wood in the road on Vine Street near Third. A nearby resident offered to take the wood.
– Police responded to a residence on Fourth Street at 1:55 p.m. Thursday for a female upset with family members over personal issues. She agreed to go to the hospital.
– A woman reported at 9:41 a.m. Thursday that she was out for a run and a dog followed her home from the Ridgewood area. The dog had no tags and was taken to the humane officer until an owner could be identified.
– Police responded at 9:29 a.m. Thursday to the 2400 block of Tanglewood Drive for a glass breaking alarm, but found the exterior secure and spoke with the homeowner.
– An officer at 7:46 a.m. Thursday checked a traffic signal at Union and State and found no issues.
– A 16-year-old East Third Street boy was cited into Juvenile Court for improper backing after allegedly backing a vehicle from his driveway at 7:16 a.m. Thursday and striking an eastbound vehicle on Third Street driven by Steve Johnson, 28, also of Third Street. No injuries were reported.
– An officer clearing from a traffic stop at 6:35 a.m. Thursday saw a dog running in traffic on South Ellsworth Avenue and stood by with the animal until the owner was located. The owner was given a warning.
– Sharon Felger reported at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday her car was damaged overnight on West Salem Street.
– Harry Witherow reported at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday his son stole his car from the lot at work. Police spoke with him and determined the vehicle was not stolen but he had given his son permission to take the car home earlier in the morning when he said he was sick and his son was supposed to come back at 3:30 p.m. pick him up. Cory Witherow, 27, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, was arrested later that day for an alleged robbery incident in Lisbon.
– A Buick-Cadillac-Chevy employee advised at 4:21 p.m. Wednesday a truck hit the railroad sign at the South Elm Street crossing and they had the sign. It snapped off at the base and it was able to be put back up to be functional.
-Officers responded to the 2300 block of East State Street at 2:30 a.m. Thursday for an alarm activation, but found the business secure.
– Joe Vancooney, 52, of U.S. Route 30, Hanoverton, was charged with marked lanes and operating a vehicle under the influence after a traffic stop at 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of North Howard Avenue.
– Officers on patrol at 11:26 p.m. Wednesday noticed a large suitcase sitting on the road on South Lundy Avenue near Franklin. The suitcase was retrieved and brought to the station.
– A loose dog was reported at 11:08 p.m. Wednesday near Salem High School on East Sixth Street, but could not be found.
– Officers were flagged down at 10:38 p.m. Wednesday near the 1000 block of Cleveland Street for a person looking inside vehicles, but no one was found.
-An anonymous caller at 9:01 p.m. Wednesday reported a female juvenile yelling for help in the 1200 block of Franklin Avenue and said people may have been in a physical struggle and walked down Union Avenue. An officer made contact with four juveniles who said they may have been loud but everything was okay. No one was injured or in need of help.
– Aaron Morrison, of the 800 block of East Fourth Street, reported at 8:36 p.m. Wednesday that a bicycle was stolen from his property.
– An officer on patrol at 8:28 p.m. Wednesday saw a white truck parked in the entry drive of a closed business on the Salem Parkway, but didn’t see anyone in the area. The officer returned to the truck and located two people who said the vehicle belonged to them. They were out for a walk and parked there.
– An Alliance male reported at 8:04 p.m. Wednesday that he was riding his bike with his younger cousin on East Third Street on the way home from the duck pond when people at an East Third Street residence accused him of giving cigarettes to juveniles and said they were going to beat him up. A man stepped off of the porch and started walking towards him when he and his cousin rode off. He didn’t know the people threatening him or the address of the property.
– An ATV was reported in the road between the 600 and 900 blocks of East Third Street at 6:56 p.m. Wednesday, but was not found.
– A suspicious person was reported in the Walmart parking lot, 2875 E. State St., at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday. A woman said she saw a man taking photographs of license plates. He left in a vehicle before an officer arrived, but the officer used a license plate number to contact the owner. He said he had been to Walmart, but had not taken any pictures.
– Alfred Kenngott, of the 800 block of West Perry Street, reported at 6:31 p.m. Wednesday that between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, someone trespassed in his vehicle and stole several tools from inside.
– John Rupert, of the 800 block of Liberty Street, reported at 6:21 p.m. Wednesday that someone entered his garage through a window and broke a screen, entering an unlocked vehicle inside the garage. Items were taken from the garage and the vehicle.
– An employee of a restaurant in the 200 block of East Second Street in the Broadway Plaza called at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday to report a counterfeit $20 bill received on Tuesday between 11:45 a.m. and noon. The bill was not discovered until Wednesday, with the business busy at the time of the incident. The fake bill was given to police.
– A water line cover sticking up in the road on South Lundy Avenue was returned to its proper place at 4:49 p.m. Wednesday. The utilities department was notified.
– An officer on patrol at 3:28 p.m. Wednesday was flagged down by a female juvenile on West Pershing Street at South Howard Avenue who said a man driving a black car pulled up beside her while she was walking and reportedly said “hey babe, get in the car.” The girl said she ran back towards her friend and then flagged the officer down. The officer checked the area, but the vehicle description was vague. He took the two juveniles home.
– City police assisted Perry Township Police and a juvenile probation officer in the arrest of a male juvenile with an active warrant at 2:47 p.m. Wednesday on Elberon Avenue. The boy was taken into custody and transported to the Tobin Center.
– Barking dogs were reported at 1:55 p.m. Wednesday on West Fifth Street, but none were heard. The dogs were inside a residence.
– A Lisbon woman reported at 1:16 p.m. Wednesday that she allowed her two daughters to stay at a residence on South Howard Avenue and now they’re refusing to leave with her. A female at the residence wanted her to sign a temporary custody paper and leave the girls with her. Officers responded to the residence and told the juveniles they had to go with their mother due to no paperwork being filed through the court.
– Monica Campanelli, of East Liverpool, was cited for driving without a valid license/expired over six months after police responded at 1:03 p.m. Wednesday to a private property accident in the Giant Eagle parking lot. Campenelli and Eleanor Adams of Salem backed their vehicles into each other. No citations were issued related to the accident.
– A city officer assisted Perry Township Police at 12:40 p.m. Wednesday on a traffic stop.
– A resident in the 1100 block of Oak Street called at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday about receiving a suspicious piece of mail Tuesday. Inside was a printed letter from the Heart Center of Northeastern Ohio with their name spelled wrong and no signature from anyone. The letter said there was a computer network cyber attack between April and June of this year on their system from China and explained to protect their identity which may have been compromised they should contact some of their websites and contact them. She and her husband had never dealt with the company and didn’t know why they sent the letter to them. She felt it was a scam letter and wanted it reported. Officers suggested they contact their local bank and the Attorney General’s office.
– A bicycle was found on the south side of a garage in the 500 block of Arch Street at 11:37 a.m. Wednesday and taken to the police department.
– A caller at 10:13 a.m. Wednesday reported damage done to a yard on Rose Avenue by a heavy truck sometime between 5 and 10 a.m. The truck that did the damage was possibly a roll-off dumpster trash truck performing a service at the property next door. Officers were able to speak to the driver of the truck that caused the damage and he said he would repair the damage to the yard.
– Rosana Colon of Cedar Ridge Drive reported at 7:56 a.m. Wednesday that sometime after 4:30 a.m., someone entered her unlocked vehicle and removed her cell phone while it was charging.
– A resident in the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue reported at 5:57 a.m. Wednesday that an unknown person overnight entered his unlocked pickup and stole $5 in change.
– Bret Ahearn, 18, of 1340 Fairview Ave., was charged with underage consumption after an officer at 3:02 a.m. Wednesday saw a suspicious vehicle sitting in a driveway with the engine and lights on in the 400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. He checked the well-being of the driver and found him to be intoxicated.
– Kenneth Jordan, 41, of Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop in the city at 12:53 a.m. Wednesday.
– Police were called at 10:58 p.m. Tuesday for a domestic in the 500 block of Continental Drive. Officers met with a female who said she was arguing with her boyfriend who was intoxicated and throwing items around the home. She wanted him to leave, but he resides there and she was told he can’t be made to leave. He said they were arguing but nothing physical occurred. They agreed to remain separated for the evening.
– An officer on patrol at 10:51 p.m. Tuesday at Waterworth Memorial Park off of Sunset saw several people near two parked vehicles. The officer approached and did not detect any criminal activity, but both vehicles left.
– An officer at 10:12 p.m. Tuesday saw a door propped open at Walmart in the 2800 block of East State Street. The set of doors was normally secured at this hour and the open door seemed suspicious. An employee was contacted and notified the manager who said the door should not have been open. The door was secured.
– An officer on patrol at 9:46 p.m. Tuesday saw two male juveniles riding bicycles in the middle of a street and told them to use the sidewalk unless they obtained lights.
– An officer at 9:24 p.m. Tuesday saw what appeared to be a distressed driver in a vehicle in the parking lot of a closed business on Benton Road. The person was from out of state and lost. The driver had contacted someone locally who was responding to assist him in getting to his destination.
– A fight was reported at 7:48 p.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of East State Street. One of the two people involved told police the other person struck him after an argument. Fire department first responders and KLG arrived for medical attention and the victim was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for minor injuries. The other person was identified, but had fled on foot and was not found.
– An officer assisted a Sheriff’s Office deputy at 7:43 p.m. Tuesday in an attempt to serve active warrants at several residences. The deputy took one man into custody on West Fifth Street.
– An officer on patrol at 6:34 p.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of Cedar Ridge Drive saw a white Dodge sedan parked more than one foot from the curb. The driver came out and moved the vehicle and was told about the parking ordinance.
– Police were dispatched at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday to the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue for a report of juveniles smoking. An officer made contact with an adult male and two male juveniles who did not have cigarettes or any paraphernalia on them.
– An officer on patrol at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday saw recent graffiti on a building in the 500 block of North Lincoln Avenue and on an adjacent fence in an alley west of the building, with magenta and green spray paint used.
– An officer on patrol at 5 p.m. Tuesday saw several people attempting to catch a dog running loose, which was running in and out of the street, in the 400 block of East Sixth Street. The owner was able to catch the dog.
– A parking complaint was reported at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Roosevelt. The owner was advised it’s a no parking zone and moved the vehicle.
– A female from Continental Drive had questions at 4:04 p.m. Tuesday about a previous incident and was told her options
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
– A 13000 block Duck Creek Road resident reported at 8:45 p.m. Aug. 3 that someone had forced entry into his garage but didn’t take anything.
– Police responded to a theft report in the 18000 block of Fifth Street, Beloit, at 9:30 p.m. Aug. 7.
– Officers responded to the 18000 block of Derr Avenue at 7:15 p.m. Aug. 10 where a resident reported a loose pitbull. Officers found the dog loose and acting aggressively, and cited the owner, Jennifer Williams, for dogs at large.
– Police responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at 9 p.m. Aug. 12 for a report of a juvenile client threatening staff members and damaging property.
– A French Street, Damascus, resident reported at 9:30 p.m. Aug. 12 that someone had stolen a hitch back blade and muzzle loader from his residence.
– A Western Reserve Road resident reported at 4 p.m. Aug. 20 that someone had poured maple syrup into the engines of three of his vehicles.
– Police responded to the 10000 block of state Route 165 at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 15 where a man reported he had gotten into a verbal argument with another individual regarding a parking space.
– A Redwood Drive, Beloit, resident reported at 10 a.m. Aug. 18 receiving threatening text messages from her ex-boyfriend.
– A Duck Creek Road resident reported at 2:25 p.m. Aug. 18 that someone had made unauthorized charges on his debit card.
– Police responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at 7:40 p.m. Aug. 22 where one of the juvenile residents had been making suicidal threats. The juvenile was transported to the hospital.
– Officers responded to two breaking and entering reports in the 5000 and 7000 blocks of state Route 14 at a little after 11 p.m. Aug. 23.
– A Pleasant Valley Court resident reported at 8 a.m. Aug. 26 that someone had obtained her debit card number and made several online purchases.
– Police responded to the 13000 block of Oak Street, Beloit, at 10:50 a.m. Aug. 27 where a juvenile reported someone had entered her unlocked vehicle and removed money and her purse. Officers also handled two other thefts from vehicles in the 17000 and 18000 blocks of Fifth Street that day, with both vehicles unlocked. The victims lost CDs, cigarettes and personal documents.
– Police responded to a Cedarwood Drive, Beloit, residence at 8:05 p.m. Aug. 28 where a woman reported a neighbor had been outside cursing at her and her boyfriend. Police returned at 5:39 p.m. Aug. 29 where the woman reported telephone harassment.
– A 15000 block U.S. Route 62 resident reported on Aug. 29 that someone had taken jewelry from his trailer sometime in July.
– A woman reported at 11 a.m. Tuesday a dog had been locked in a van for at least a half hour in the parking area at the Little Beaver Creek Greenway Trail. Police found the van door unlocked and let the panting golden doodle out, while the woman provided some water for the canine. By then the owner arrived, which means she was gone about 45 minutes or so. The owner said she brought the dog along because she next intended to go jogging accompanied by the dog. The owner was told not to do this again.
– Lucretia Gotschall, North Park Avenue and Daniel Smelser reported Tuesday receiving harassing calls and text messages from Christina Hooker even after they told her to quit. Police contacted Hooker, who said she had not contacted them since Aug. 18 and offered to show them her phone. Hooker was told this was unnecessary.
– Jeff Heaton, Bell Avenue, reported identify theft at 9 a.m. Tuesday.
– Raymond Walsh, Pittsburgh, was eastbound on state Route 14 and stopped in traffic at the Nulf Drive intersection and Amanda Crum, Mineral Ridge, who was also eastbound, failed to stop in time and rear-ended Walsh. She was cited for assured clear distance.
– A North Pearl Street woman reported at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday there was a sick raccoon in her back yard. The animal was then euthanized.
– A woman reported at 5:31 p.m. Tuesday she was driving behind a silver Honda Accord on state Route 7 near East Park Avenue and the driver was going left of center repeatedly and almost hit several things. Police found the vehicle on East Park Avenue and spoke with the driver, Beth Bender, 94, Duquesne Street.
– A man reported at 5:31 p.m. Tuesday a car was parked in the municipal lot on South Main Street where he needed to park an American Legion trailer for the Street Fair. Police were unable to contact the vehicle’s owner, Craig Wilfong.
– A man reported at 7:38 p.m. Tuesday another man parks his car by the church lot on Edgewood Drive and walks his dogs, allowing them to defecate in the yards and does not clean up afterward.
– Phyllis Boone reported at 8:24 p.m. Tuesday she was driving behind a semi truck southbound on state Route 7 that was driving in the middle of the road. Police located the truck but did not see it make any traffic violations although it was hugging the center line.
– Someone reported at 8:36 p.m. Tuesday a camper was blocking the sidewalk on North Elm Street at the Paxson’s old service station. Police found the camper but there was no one inside.
– A man reported at 10:32 p.m. Tuesday a group of kids threw an animal out in front of a car on South Main Street and were making a lot of noise. Police checked but did not see the kids.
– The Beaver Township Police department requested assistance with a possible prowler call on West Garfield Avenue at 11:27 p.m. Tuesday.
– A domestic was reported at 3:19 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a man and his estranged girlfriend were having a dispute over the care of their baby while she was at work. An officer spoke to both of them.
– Loud music was reported at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday on East Ninth Street, heard coming from a garage. A man said he would turn it off.
– City street department supervisor Jim Phillis reported at 1 p.m. Tuesday that the street sweeper had been run at Southeast Boulevard and Kennedy Drive and after the crew finished, a homeowner mowed grass and leaves into the street. An officer made contact and told him that’s prohibited and he said he uses a blower to clean it up and did so. A neighbor had done the same thing and was also told about the city ordinance. Someone else had mowed the grass, but he said he would clean it up.
– An anonymous caller at 11:53 a.m. Tuesday reported a syringe in the trash can in the women’s restroom at Centennial Park, but nothing was found. It appeared the park employees might have just emptied the trash.
– A woman at 11:44 a.m. Tuesday reported her ex-boyfriend was mowing her father’s yard on North Madison Avenue and was allowed to use the mower when he struck something, bending the blade. He returned it to the garage and failed to tell her and she had the mower fixed and wanted something done. An officer explained that since he was allowed to use the mower, once it was fixed she could have given him the bill and taken him to small claims court for a civil matter if he refused to pay. He didn’t intentionally cause the damage, she indicated, but she thought he should have told her.
– A woman on Hawley Avenue reported at 11:26 a.m. Tuesday that her husband locked her out of the house and won’t let her in or give her the keys to her vehicle. She had left after an alleged verbal dispute in the early morning hours and went to stay with a family member. In a previous report, it was alleged that he was driving by the family member’s residence recklessly and kept beeping the horn and had agreed to speak to his wife in the morning. An officer spoke to both of them and they exchanged the keys and a slip of paper he wanted and his phone.
– Aaron Cosma, of East 10th Street, reported at 8:31 a.m. Tuesday that sometime between Saturday and Tuesday, someone entered his unlocked vehicle and removed loose change.
– A woman from Lexington Avenue came to the police station at 1:12 a.m. Tuesday to speak with an officer in reference to an assault. The incident is under investigation.
– Police responded to the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 9:44 p.m. Monday for an unruly juvenile report where a man said his stepdaughter and wife had been arguing. The juvenile said she had been arguing with her mother over a cell phone and her mother grabbed her by the arm to get the cell phone. The mother said the daughter had been putting inappropriate things on her social media page and her daughter had her cell phone. She wouldn’t give it back so she grabbed her to get the phone. The two had already been separated.
– A woman on East Third Street called at 8:30 p.m. Monday about a situation involving a family member and her bank card. She was told her options.
– A neighbor dispute was reported at 7:47 p.m. Monday in the 300 block of North Madison Avenue where a man was involved in a verbal dispute with a person who had already left. He was told his options.
– Police were dispatched at 7:22 p.m. Monday to a business in the 2300 block of East State Street for an audible alarm. The building was found secure with nobody around.
– A caller at 6:39 p.m. Monday reported children unattended and being supervised by another juvenile in the 600 block of South Union Avenue. An officer spoke with the juvenile about the well-being of the children. The complaint was under investigation.
– Kenneth Miller, of Goshen Road, reported at 6:36 p.m. Monday that he lost his wallet and last remembered seeing it a gas station, but no wallet was found at the business. At 6:45 p.m., a woman brought the wallet to the police after finding it at a gas station on East State Street. The owner was notified. Nothing appeared missing.
– An officer at 5:54 p.m. Monday saw a large amount of white smoke coming from th 1900 block of Southeast Boulevard. A man trimming shrubs was burning brush in the rear yard and was told about the ordinance against open burning.
– A caller at 5:48 p.m. Monday reported juveniles riding a mini bike on the walking trails at Waterworth Memorial Park. The juveniles were found and told they can’t ride on the trails. They were told to push the bike home.
– An officer at 3:28 p.m. Monday spoke with a man regarding a matter involving his juvenile daughter and her mother.
– Columbiana Police asked city officers to check on a man in the 200 block of Vine Avenue at 3:24 p.m. Monday. All at the residence were okay.
– A dog was reported at large at 3 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue, but could not be found.
– A barking dog was reported at 2:34 p.m. Monday in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. The owners said they would bring the dog inside.
– A man from Benton Road reported at 2:25 p.m. Monday that two males in a silver Explorer tried to ask him for drugs while in the Smith Oil parking lot on East State Street.
– A woman in the 500 block of East State Street reported at 1:28 p.m. Monday that someone took the front license plate from the back seat of her car sometime in the past four weeks.
– An officer was flagged down at 9:14 a.m. Monday by a pedestrian concerned for the well-being of two males who appeared to be sleeping in a car in the Sparkle Market parking lot at 423 S. Lundy Ave. Both men said they were locked out of a friend’s house and did not want to wake her. The friend came over and said she must have accidentally locked them out.
– Homer C. Linger Jr., 38, was stopped for a left-of-center violation behind the Layered Edge at 11 a.m. Monday. While running Linger’s license the officer learned there was an arrest warrant for Linger out of Liverpool Township. He was also cited for driving left of center and for failing to reinstate his driver’s license. One of Linger’s passengers, Tina M. Travis, 38, was also taken into custody on an arrest warrant out of Liverpool Township. She was also charged with allowing someone without a valid license to drive her vehicle.
– A caller reported someone was riding a loud motorized bicycle on North Beaver Street at 3:29 p.m. Thursday. Police checked the area but did not come across the vehicle.
– Christy Schnader, North Market Street, reported Aug. 27 she has a restraining order against Tim Wamsley, who showed up. The order had yet to be served but Wamsley was told this was going to happen in the next day or two. Wamsley was also told no one at the apartment wanted him there, so he left.
– Randi Ensell, 32, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, was cited for failure to control after Ensell pulled from the Smith Oil parking lot onto East Lincoln Way, striking a Ford Contour driven by Miriam Brady, 25, Winona Road, Salem, at 4:51 p.m. Friday.
– Mark Kline, West Washington Street, called for police at 11:17 p.m. Sunday. Police spoke with Derrick Faulkner, who said there was no problem, so police spoke with Ashley Goudy, who said there was another couple in the vicinity who had been arguing loudly.
– A caller reported there were two people sitting in a parked vehicle under the Canton Bridge on Lions Club Road at noon Sunday. Police spoke to the couple, who said they were just talking, but they agreed to leave.
– A caller found personal belongings on North Beaver Street on Sunday. The items belonged to Tim Wamsley, who was recently told to leave his apartment after receiving a protection order.
– Police received a report of people arguing loudly on Maple Street Extension at 9:52 p.m. Saturday. Police spoke with Mary Shaulis, who said Nicole Thompson was yelling at her to be quiet and go in the house. Police told both parties to quit arguing.
– Police were called the storage units on Rose Drive at 7:37 a.m. Friday after Larry Stacey reported he was retrieving some items when the gate had closed behind him and he could not get to the card reader from inside the fence. He handed his swipe card to the officer, who used it to open the gate for him.
– Elaine Iler, West Lincoln Way, reported at 12:07 a.m. Friday being awakened by a 20-year-old man who had been yelling at her daughter, and that he was now walking toward the “crack” apartments on North Beaver Street. Police were unable to locate the young man.
– Police were called to Applegrove apartments at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25 in regard to a resident who had attempted to harm herself. Police remained until an ambulance arrived to transport the resident to a local hospital.
– Nate Pirogowicz, North Jefferson Street, called with a barking dog complaint on Aug. 25.
– A caller reported someone was jumping into traffic on North Beaver Street at 8:32 a.m. Aug. 26, and police arrived to find Tim Wamsley in the care of a sheriff’s deputy. Wamsley stated he needed an ambulance for a shoulder injury sustained several days before, so an ambulance was summoned.
– Police were called to the home of Amy Merriman, East Lincoln Way, to remove a bat from her bathroom at 10 p.m. Aug. 27.
– Terry L. Thomas, Cedar Street, reported at 10:32 p.m. Aug. 27 Nicole R. Thompson, 38, shut the door on his thumb and kicked out the back door window. She also allegedly slapped him. Thompson was arrested for domestic violence.
– A caller reported Floyd Gilmore and Rick Lips were trying to get into the Yellow Earth donation box next to the L & G Lawmower repair shop at 11:44 p.m. Aug. 28. The pair were not there when police arrived but were found walking on Brookfield Avenue. Gilmore said someone named Danna had put his phone behind the box and he was trying to retrieve it. Police told them they would check behind the box but no phone was found.
– Police warned a Parkview Drive resident for loud noise at 12:34 a.m. Monday.
– Someone reported at 3:43 a.m. Monday a man in dark clothing was walking into town on state Route 14. Police found the man and he was not being a road hazard.
– A West Salem Street woman reported at 4:50 p.m. Monday her ex-boyfriend, Matt Bertolette, of Manor Drive, sent a video of him taking a handful of pills and she didn’t know if he had actually taken them or not. Bertolette later contacted police to say he was OK and had been at a friend’s house in Salem all day. Police contacted Salem police to have them verify his condition.
– A Pizza Hut employee requested at 11:18 p.m. Monday police stand by while she got into her vehicle because there was a suspicious man in the parking lot.