Police and Court Reports

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Claudia E. Johnson-Brown, East Liverpool, vs. the Ohio Department of Public Safety Bureau of Motor Vehicles, appeal sought of license suspension. Witmer’s Feed and Grain, Inc. vs. Tom Colpetzer, et al., $16,038 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. United Ohio Insurance ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — Kaleb D. Brown, 19, Columbia Street, Leetonia, waived his right to a preliminary hearing in County Municipal Court for charges of burglary and receiving stolen property. He was bound over to the Common Pleas Court grand jury. Brown is accused of entering the home of Kevin McCormick, ...

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON —A complaint of dogs running loose on West Washington Street was received at 2:37 p.m. Friday and one of them was struck by a vehicle. Christy Hoprich said the three canines escaped when she opened the door. The caller reported one of the dogs chased her and her daughter. —A ...

SHERIFF

— A woman at Paradise Lake Campground, West Township, reported at 4:32 a.m. Saturday someone was outside her camper and she believed they were going to burn it down. Deputies checked the area, but did not find anyone. — A Church Hill Road, Elkun Township, reported at 12:03 a.m. Sunday she ...

Family of teen who died trapped in vehicle sues

CINCINNATI (AP) — The family of a 16-year-old student who died trapped in a vehicle after a failed response to his two heartrending 911 calls sued the city of Cincinnati on Monday. The wrongful death lawsuit filed in Hamilton County charges the city, two 911 center employees, two police ...

Break-ins send New Springfield man to prison

LISBON — A New Springfield man who broke into two Unity Township buildings in May 2018 was sentenced to 17 months in prison on Monday by Common Pleas Court Judge Megan Bickerton. Dale L. Lowe, 28, last known address Unity Road, was sentenced on two counts of breaking and entering. One was ...

Police

SALEM — Brent L. Biggs, 42, of Beloit, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign after he reportedly pulled into the path of a vehicle operated by Rebecca A. Encina, 42, of Washingtonville, resulting in an accident at the intersection of North Broadway and East Second Street at 11 ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Alan Michael Glover, 37, Salineville, was fined $250, given credit for one day served, placed on two years probation and required 40 hours community service for disorderly conduct. Todd A. Kirtley, 31, Lisbon, was fined $300, given credit for 50 ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Salem Regional Medical Center vs. Joseph Robb, Negley, $20,410.60 plus interest sought. Kurtis J. Williams, Boardman, and Shannon M. Williams, Youngstown, dissolution sought. Jordan Bolton-Fletcher, Chester, W.Va., vs. Frank Gardner, East Liverpool, child support ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded at 3:42 a.m. Friday to a juvenile issue in the 800 block of East Sixth Street where a man said his girlfriend was not letting his son leave with him. Officers found the son did not want to leave with him. Due to the fact that no one at the residence had any legal ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Butler Township Mickol and Cheryl Tafe to Aimee and Michael Fugate, home and 1.3 acres on Hartley Road; $270,000 Grant and Vickie Hammer to Erikka Coontz and Zachary Kuntz, home and 3 acres on Misty Morning Lane; $360,000 Tami Poage to Amanda Court, home on Hillside Drive; ...

MARKET REPORTS

Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations  Tuesday August 6, 2019 Hogs – Receipts 5 Head  No. 1's 230 to 260 lbs. $25.00 to $52.00 No. 2's & 3's 230 to 260 lbs. $25.00 to $35.00 Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $20.00 to $30.00 Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $20.00 to $32.00 Boars $3.00 to ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies went to a home on Walnut Street in Rogers at 1 p.m. Wednesday after the caller asked them to check on his elderly mother who he last spoke to six years ago. The caller was advised his mother was now living in an assisted living facility.

HIGHWAY PATROL

\— Robert Bobby, 38, Salineville, was southbound on state Route 164 in Wayne Township at 1:33 a.m. Saturday and went off the left side into a tree. He was cited for failure to control and driving under FRA suspension. — Dana Lynn Miller, 52, Hanoverton, was northeastbound on Teegarden ...

Man pleads guilty in Salem Taco Bell robbery attempt

LISBON —A man accused of trying to rob someone in line at the Taco Bell in Salem has pleaded guilty to a new but reduced charge during action this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Victor J. Pappas, 29, South Range Road, Salem, pleaded guilty to aggravated menacing after the ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Huntington National Bank v. H. Ann Hill, et al; foreclosure sought against property on Bittersweet Drive, Columbiana. County Treasurer v. Emmitt R. McComas; delinquent property tax foreclosure sought against property on Persimmon Avenue, East Liverpool. County Treasurer v. ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Matthew D. Rudibaugh, 32, East Liverpool, was fined $150, placed on one year probation and required 30 hours community service for driving under suspension. Thomas Cox, 57, Hanoverton, was fined $250 for suspended operator’s license. David ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — A township officer was in the area of Snyder Road near the railroad tracks at 9:01 a.m. Thursday due to Salem Police looking for a suspicious female walking around Chappell Zimmerman concrete. The officer found the female crossing the tracks from Chappell Zimmerman towards ...

CORRECTION

Bruce Barrett is running for Madison Township trustee, not Bruce Walker as reported Thursday.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

—Bernard Mlapah reported he was pulling into the entrance to the federal prison on Scroggs Road in Elkton at 2:21 p.m. Monday when he swung wide and sideswiped a Toyota that was at the stop sign. The other vehicle was a prison employee leaving work. —A woman who lives on Hartley Road, ...