Police and Court Reports

Lisbon woman pleads guilty to charges from pot-related crash

LISBON — A Lisbon woman involved in a 2017 marijuana-related car crash which injured others, including one of her own children, pleaded guilty to several charges on Thursday in Common Pleas Court. Leticia E. Lujan, 27, East Lincoln Way, Lisbon, pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated ...

MARKET REPORTS

Damascus Livestock Auction Feb. 5 Hogs receipts 8 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 Feeder pigs receipts 3 head $10 to $25 per head Calves ...

Lisbon man charged with disorderly conduct, unlawful restraint

LISBON — Village police are filing charges against a 46-year-old West Washington Street man suspected of trying to lure a local woman into his truck in one instance and temporarily preventing another woman from leaving the Dollar General parking lot in another. Ian Woods, formerly of ...

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Kim Blair-Campbell, New Waterford, vs. Stephanie B. McCloud, administrator of Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and Lisbon Exempted Village Schools, appeal sought of workers compensation claim. Docket Entries Stephen L. Armstrong, Homeworth, title granted for a 2004 Ford DRW ...

Victims in courtroom as suspect waives hearing

LISBON — With police and the victims of two alleged recent crimes in the county Municipal Court courtroom of Judge Mark Frost on Thursday, Todd Allen Kirtley, 31, Rose Drive, Lisbon, agreed to waive his right to a preliminary hearing. Kirtley is in custody at the county jail and his bond ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Mark Fowler, 51, of Jefferson Avenue., was charged with obstructing official business, and Tammy May, 41, of West Third Street, was charged with obstructing official business and open container after an incident which started as a traffic registration check at 1:37 a.m. Wednesday ...

CORRECTION

The name of the actor starring in the movie "Them That Follow" is Walton Goggins, not Walter, as reported Sunday.

Man arrested in EL drug bust

Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — One man was arrested Wednesday morning when the Columbiana County Drug Task Force, assisted by city police, executed a search warrant at an Ohio Avenue home. According to city police, Brandon J. Douglas, 37, 1915 Ohio Avenue, was the subject of the search ...

Man gets community control for trying to sell stolen backhoe

LISBON — Danny L. Koster, 65, was placed on a community control sanction in Common Pleas Court for receiving stolen property. He was ordered to make $10,000 in restitution to the victim in the case. On Feb. 25, 2017, Koster had a Caterpillar 420D backhoe belonging to Butch and McCree Paving ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases MidFirst Bank vs. Melissa D. Lewis, as heir to the estate of Julia C. Bartlett, East Liverpool, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Lisbon Street, East Liverpool. Rebecca J. Twyford, East Liverpool, vs. Jonathan R. Keyes, Wellsville, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Kandi Lyn Tanner, Smith Road, Middleton Township, reported a protection order violation at 2:26 p.m. Thursday. — Gretchen Hayden reported at 8:53 p.m. Tuesday she was locked out of her home on Adams Road by Brian Bachelor, who also lives at the house. Deputies spoke directly to Hayden, ...

JUVENILE COURT

LISBON — A 14-year-old and two 16-year-old East Palestine girls were cited in county Juvenile Court after allegedly being found at the East Liverpool Motor Lodge property on Jan. 7. Additionally, one of the 16-year-old girls was cited with violating the terms of her community control for ...

Weirton man charged with drug possession

LISBON — James T. Noel, 40, Weirton, W.Va., was served a secret indictment for two counts of possession of drugs with a forfeiture specification. On June 3, 2017, Noel was accused of having heroin, methamphetamines and $1,835 used or intended for use in a drug-related offense. The indictment ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Terry L. Lewis, 64, of Salineville, was cited for failure to control after striking a guardrail while driving on state Route 39 in Yellow Creek Township at 3:20 p.m. Monday. — John G. Barnhart, 52, of Wellsville, was cited for OVI and failure to control after he struck a guardrail and ...

Salem man pleads guilty to burglary, intimidation

LISBON — A Salem man with a violent history, Nicholas Edwards, pleaded guilty Monday in Common Pleas Court to burglary and two counts of intimidation. Edwards, 29, last known address West Eighth Street, forced his way into the home of Kayla VanHorn, West Fourth Street, Salem, at 4:05 a.m. ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Rodney McHorney II, Wellsville, vs. Ford Motor Co., actual damages, three times the actual damages plus up to $5,000 in non-economic damages sought for alleged breach of Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act. First Guaranty Mortgage Corp. vs. Charles R. Wolfe, et al., foreclosure ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A March 14 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Richard Lawrence Bennett, 27, Chester, W.Va., charged with OVI second offense, marked lanes and a seat belt violation. Russell H. Ryman Jr., 58, Hookstown, Pa., signed a waiver of extradition so he can be returned to ...

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON — Adam L. Dornberger, 30, of Midvale, was charged with possessing marijuana and possessing a pipe used to smoke it, plus having an open bottle of beer in a motor vehicle, following a traffic stop on Harrison Street at 12:13 a.m. Saturday. — John Gullet reported Monday he ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Pete Conkle, Gavers Road, Hanover Township, reported at 8:25 a.m. Tuesday he had agreed with Greg Sharp three years ago to sell some cattle to Sharp. He received a check from Sharp for half the amount owed and the check was not good. Sharp rectified it by sending another check, which was ...

CORRECTION

A Washingtonville story in Tuesday’s edition should have said a 1-mill levy in Salem generates about $22,000 annually and not $220,000.