Police and Court Reports

EL woman pleads guilty to theft

LISBON — Cheyenne D. Weyand, 22, Avondale Street, East Liverpool, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction, pleaded guilty to theft and was placed on a four-year intervention treatment plan during a recent hearing in Common Pleas Court. On April 26, 2018, Weyan took a wedding ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

a— A Depot Road, Salem Township, man reported at 9:25 p.m. Tuesday he was driving near Franklin Square when a work van drove by him recklessly. He beeped his horn at the van and the man made an obscene gesture before throwing an unknown object at his vehicle, which struck the windshield and ...

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON — A 26-year-old West Washington Street man reported that while riding his bike on Monday he was stopped by a taller man who threatened to punch him in the face if he continued to ride by. Police went to the area and spoke to some people who said they were not sure who might have ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — A reckless driver was reported at 5:43 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Michigan Boulevard, with the vehicle moving erratically, but police didn’t find any after checking the area from Benton Road to U.S. Route 62. — A man in the 1000 block of Beechwood Road reported at ...

New Salem officer

Salem Mayor John Berlin, right, administers the oath of office to the police department’s new part-time officer, Patrolman Michael A. Clunen, as his fiancee Jill Leininger stands ready to pin on his new badge. A 2012 graduate of United High School, Clunen received a bachelor of arts degree ...

Man gets year in prison in stolen vehicle cases

LISBON — An Alliance area man responsible for taking two vehicles, including one he stole from his father after assaulting him, was sentenced to a year in prison on Tuesday in Common Pleas Court. Jeremy Johnson, 32, Sunset Drive, Alliance, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property, grand ...

Ex-officer avoids jail from DUI conviction

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — A former area police officer on Wednesday escaped jail time for a second drunk driving charge. Randy L. Schneider 29, Bell School Road, East Liverpool, was sentenced to house arrest for nine months, with work privileges, and fined $1,440, including court costs, for ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Amanda L. Pedro, 30, Salem, driving under suspension case dismissed. James E. McFarland Jr., 49, Washingtonville, was fined $30 for traffic control devices. Jessica A. Beck, 32, Canton, was fined $705, placed on two years probation, required ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Chadwick Richoz, 42, of 185 E. Main St., Washingtonville, was taken into custody at 5:11 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant for criminal trespassing after police checked a residence in the 500 block of Columbia Street for him. He was turned over to a Columbiana County sheriff’s ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A suspicious man with a hoodie covering his face was reported walking out of a neighbor’s driveway in the area of state Route 7 and state Route 558 at 10:14 a.m. July 3. The woman said she walked up the driveway as he was passing her driveway, he looked back at her and ran toward ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Gretta Miller-Burton, Lisbon, vs. Richie Lee Burton, Lisbon, divorce sought. Docket Entries Worldwide Asst Purchasing vs. Nicole Sims, dormant judgment revived against defendant for $3,262 plus interest. Bayview Loan Servicing LLC vs. James H. O’Brien, et al., property on ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Tawaun Gordon, 23, Youngstown, was southbound on state Route 165 in Unity Township at 9:45 p.m. Thursday and went off the left side into a tree and an embankment. He was cited for failure to control and driving under FRA suspension. — Joseph D. Goehring, 33, New Brighton, Pa., was ...

Wellsville man found dead near train tracks

WELLSVILLE — A 70-year-old man was found dead Monday along the southbound train tracks around the 700 block of Riverside in Wellsville. A woman called village police at 3:40 p.m. to report a dead body by the tracks. Four officers were dispatched to the area and found the body of Charles ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In County Municipal Court, Sarah Lynn Hudson, 30, West Pershing Street, Salem, was bound over to the grand jury for a burglary charge. Hudson is accused of entering the home of Grayson Anderson, uninvited, making food and going to sleep in a bed. When awaken later, Hudson reportedly ...

SALEM FIRE

— Firefighters were called at 11:33 p.m. Sunday to the 300 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for damage to a telephone box. Ohio Edison responded ant shut off the power to the box. The telephone box was secured and the telephone company was notified. — A downed line was reported at 7:53 ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations Tuesday June 25, 2019 Hogs – Receipts 5 Head No. 1’s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $52 No. 2’s & 3’s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $35 Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $20 to $30 Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $20 to $32 Boars $3 to $5 Light Boars $3 to ...

POLICE REPORTS

EAST PALESTINE — Police assisted the county sheriff’s office at 1:06 a.m. Friday with the arrest of Devin Baker, 34, on an outstanding warrant on McClure Road. Baker was taken into custody without incident. — Police assisted the county sheriff’s office at 12:40 p.m. Friday with ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Matthew T. Vickroy, 47, Hanoverton, was westbound on Haessly Road in Hanoverton at 10:05 a.m. Monday and Richard G. Prendergast, 57, Hanoverton, was eastbound and went left of center and collided with Vickroy. Prendergast fled eastbound and later became disabled. Prendergast was cited for ...

Youngstown man charged with drug trafficking counts

LISBON — Matthew S. Cochrane Jr., 21, Youngstown, was served a secret indictment for charges of trafficking in heroin, trafficking in cocaine, possession of heroin and possession of cocaine. The charges contain four specifications for forfeiture of money in a drug case and four specifications ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Andesite Residential Opportunity Fund LLC vs. Ricky and Jessica Mellott, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Commerce Street, Wellsville. Jessica L. Mike, Chester, W.Va., vs. Scott D. Shreve, East Liverpool, child support sought. Richard McKenzie Cox, Lisbon, vs. Dawn ...