Police and Court Reports

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Matthew E. Marshall, 18, Somer Street, Leetonia, was bound over to the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury on charges of burglary, theft and obstructing official business for allegedly using a code on a key pad to enter the home of ...

POLICE REPORTS

LEETONIA — An officer responded to a Bears Den Road home at 6:25 p.m. Oct. 10 in reference to a 911 hang up call and found it to be a 5-year-old child. Everything was determined to be okay. — An officer responded to a 100 block Chestnut Street home at 6 p.m. Oct. 11 where the resident ...

SALEM FIRE CALL

— Firefighters responded at 3:07 p.m. Sunday to a burning complaint in the 600 block of East Eighth Street after a police officer on patrol saw a large amount of smoke coming from the rear of a residence near Waterworth Memorial Park. The police report said the property owner was at the home ...

Pennsylvania man charged with drug possession

LISBON — Joshua P. Harned, 34, Linesville, Pa., was served a secret indictment for a possession of drugs charge for allegedly having fentanyl on Aug. 15, 2017. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in September.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police were called at 4:38 a.m. Monday to the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue to assist KLG ambulance on a medical. A female was transported to Salem Regional Medical Center. — Suspicious activity was reported at 1:32 a.m. Monday in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard. ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — A woman responded to the police station at 12:46 a.m. Sunday to file a complaint of harassment, saying she and her husband are going through a divorce and he’s been posting stuff about her on social media. The police received a printout of what he had said and she submitted ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases CitiMortgage Inc. vs. Daniel J. Bell, et al., foreclosure sought for property on East Third Street, Salem. Daniel K. Hill, East Liverpool, vs. Nicholas C. Checkan, East Liverpool, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries and damages from a traffic crash on Oct. 31, ...

Police Reports

SALEM REPORTS — Alexandria Beeson, 20, of South Union Avenue, was cited for improper backing after backing her vehicle from a private drive at 10:43 a.m. Sunday and striking a southbound vehicle on South Union Avenue driven by Jennie Jackson, 87, of Barclay Avenue. — Police were called ...

Sheriff’s Office

— A Spillway Road, Hanover Township man reported at 1:14 p.m. Sunday he believes someone is messing with his vehicle. He reported that over the last few nights he found the hood of the vehicle popped up and on another occasion his left front tire was low on air. — Kerry Sells, Bayard ...

Highway Patrol

— Lucas James Voorhees, 18, Kiowa Cove, Negley, was northbound on state Route 7 in Elkrun Township at 6:53 p.m. Saturday and hit a deer. — Kim R. Stanley, 49, Cedarwood Avenue, Alliance, was northbound on Homeworth Road in Knox Township at 11:36 a.m. Thursday and was backed into by ...

Salem Fire Dept.

— Firefighters were called at 5:43 p.m. Saturday to the 400 block of Aetna Street for smoke in a garage, finding that the resident was burning in a woodburner stove and the chimney had become disconnected from the stove. The resident was advised to repair the chimney before using the stove ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Donald A. Adams, 71, Depot Road, Lisbon, and Emily Ann Duffy, 16, St. Clair Avenue, East Liverpool, were westbound on U.S. 30 in Madison Township at 4:44 p.m. Wednesday and Duffy struck Adams from behind. After impact, Duffy then went left of center off the left side into a median. She was ...

Sheriff hires cop as new deputy

Staff Reports LISBON — Columbiana County Sheriff Ray Stone hired a Liverpool Township police to replace a deputy who recently quit. Stone said Kevin Walker started Oct. 8, replacing deputy Jon Price, who quit Sept. 30 to take a job with the East Cleveland Police Department. Walker had ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — An alarm was reported at 3:37 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of West State Street, with the building found secure. — Police were called at 1:28 a.m. Saturday for an alarm activation at the Hot Dog Shoppe, 2870 E. State St. The building was secure. — Loud music and people ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Butler Township M & M Homes to Anissa Lautzenheiser, home and 1.4 acres on Woodsend Drive; $238,500. Center Township R. Garrett Powers to Harrison Hoppel, home on state Route 45; $60,000. Columbiana Land Shark Holdings to Joshua and Morgan Kistler, home on Terra Verde Avenue; ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court on Friday, Tara M. Black, 32, Chestnut Street, Leetonia, pleaded innocent to OVI and child endangering charges, and a pretrial hearing is scheduled for Nov. 1. Black was charged following a traffic stop in Leetonia at 1:01 a.m. Oct. 6, and in ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Dennis and Sherri Adams of Wellsville v. East Liverpool City Hospital; medical malpractice lawsuit, $25,000-plus in damages sought. Citimortgage v. Daniel J. Bell, et al; foreclosure sought against property on East Third Street, Salem. Docket Entries Ditech Financial v. ...

SHERIFF

— An unidentified person from 34573 Teegarden Road, Salem Township, reported Thursday three fraudulent charges totaling $1,288 were made at an auction website using the person’s debit card. — An unidentified woman from Stateline Road, Negley, reported Wednesday two women were taking her ...

SALEM FIRE CALLS

—The fire department responded to a 2100 block East State Street business at 3:26 p.m. Friday where someone reported smelling propane around a tank inside the store. Firefighters found two tanks leaking. The valves on the tanks were closed and the fire department cleared. —The fire ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — An officer responded to a dispute in the 100 block of Ohio Avenue at 7 a.m. Thursday and spoke with someone who said they had been in an argument with somebody else, but that the person had already left. — An officer responded to the railroad crossing at West Pershing Street at ...