Police and Court Reports

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies checked a Meadow Wood Drive apartment in Butler Township at the request of Sebring police at 1:27 a.m. Sunday, looking for someone for whom they have charges. The person does not live there, according to people at the home. — Stacey L. Dawson, Y and O Road, Madison Township, ...

EL woman pleads guilty to trafficking

LISBON — Cristal Adams, 44, Lincoln Street, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to trafficking in heroin and aggravated trafficking in drugs. Adams’ charges were a part of the Operation Big Oak indictment, which charged about 100 defendants in connection to a drug ...

COMMON PLEAS CORT

New Cases Wells Fargo Bank vs. Susan and Gerald Santee, Hanoverton, foreclosure sought for property on Whinnery Road, Hanoverton. Shannon Etto, Sebring, vs. Ventra Salem, LLC, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged violations of Ohio Civil Rights Act after a supervisor allegedly ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A March 18 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Ronald Allen Mayhew, 33, New Cumberland, W. Va., charged with a felony tampering with evidence and misdemeanor charges of OVI first offense, driving under FRA suspension, marked lanes and a seat belt ...

Police

—A caller at 12:03 p.m. Saturday reported juveniles stepping into the street with traffic in the 400 block of East State Street. Officers arrived and saw a large gathering of adults and juveniles on the sidewalk but nobody was on the street. Several adults told police nobody was going into ...

Guilty plea in abuse of animals and a small child in Wellsville area

LISBON — A Wellsville area man pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court on Thursday to charges regarding abuse of care for both animals and a small child living in his home. Christopher N. Austin, Wood Street, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to seven of the 21 charges he was facing including ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Randall W. Fegert, 22, East Fourth Street, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in the 200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue at 6:32 a.m. Thursday in which he was westbound and failed to maintain control, traveling left of center and striking the ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A suspicious vehicle was reported in the area of Sunset Drive, Yellow Creek Township at 3 a.m. Thursday. Nothing was found.

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In county Municipal Court Eric Scott McFarland, 39, state Route 7, Lisbon, was fined $1,200, had his license suspended for a year, sentenced to 17 days in jail and required 70 hours community service for physical control, OVI first offense, driving under a 12-point suspension and a ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — Randy W. Virden, 25, Spillway Road, Lisbon, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to a year in prison for charges of having weapons while under disability and possession of drugs. On Feb. 22, 2018, Virden was found with a Glock 19 9-millimeter handgun with a loaded magazine and ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Huntington National Bank vs. Daniel A. Johnston, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Southeast Boulevard, Salem. Patricia Dworak, Columbiana, and Michael Dworak, Youngstown, dissolution sought. Teofil J. Andrei, Salem, vs. Celeste R. Tate Andrei, Weatherford, Texas, ...

REAL ESTATE

Butler Township Hidden Creek of Route 62 to R. Mark Shivers Trust, property on Wooddale Drive; $35,900. Center Township Gary and Ame Little to George Crawford, home on state Route 45; $59,000. East Liverpool U.S. Bank National Association to STG Properties, home at 651 Spring Grove ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — An officer on patrol at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday located a vehicle in Waterworth Memorial Park off of School Street after hours. The person was advised of park hours. City parks close at 10 p.m. daily. — A domestic dispute was reported at 10:08 p.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies were asked at 2:24 p.m. Tuesday to check on an 87-year-old woman at a trailer on U.S. Route 62, Knox Township, after the neighbor had not seen her for a few days. Deputies were unable to contact anyone in the trailer. Then deputies spoke to Todd Rodgers, who owns the trailer park, ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A May 7 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Charles D. Reed, 42, state Route 518, Lisbon, charged with domestic violence, assault, endangering children and criminal damaging. Reed allegedly assaulted Christine Jones, kicked a child in the face, kicked in glass inside a ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Alan L. Mitchell, New Waterford, vs. R.W. Sidley Inc., et al., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Kimberly K. Bowman, Newcomerstown, vs. John H. Bowman, East Liverpool, divorce sought. Kristian M. Pelley, East Liverpool, and DeVaushanna G. Pelley, East Liverpool, ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court Jedediah J. Hill, 34, Youngstown, stipulated to violating the terms of his community control, which he was placed on after pleading guilty in Aug 2018 to receiving stolen property. Hill’s community control was dishonorably terminated and he was sentenced to ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — Bradley O. Drake, 37, state Route 172, Minerva, was served with a secret indictment for charges of two counts of aggravated possession of drugs. On Dec. 22, 2017, Drake allegedly had hydrocodone and methamphetamines. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in January. Robert L. ...

ELECTION FILING

LISBON — East Liverpool 1st Ward City Councilman Raymond Perorazio has filed candidacy petitions with the county elections board seeking re-election in the November election as an independent.