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October 4, 2012
Salem News


- Someone reported at 8:50 a.m. Tuesday someone had kicked the wooden stakes at Funland, breaking them.

- A man reported at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday his mother's purse was stolen from Parkside Health.

- A woman reported at 4:38 p.m. Tuesday she saw a man cross Fairfield Avenue headed toward Metz field with a bow and arrow. Other residents also reported seeing him in the area. Police saw the man but were unable to catch him.

- A man reported at 7:34 p.m. Tuesday lights were on in a vacant home north of Union Street. Police found the home was secured and the realtor had been in and out the last few days.


- Police were called at 1:32 p.m. Wednesday to a business on Benton Road where the owner wanted some advice on how to handle a visitor to the business. He was given his options.

- An employee of Walmart, 2875 E. State St., called police at 12:39 p.m. Wednesday to report an unknown woman may have taken a Leapster Learning Pad from the store. She was allegedly observed earlier attempting to remove the item from the box. She left the store with store security following her, got into the rear of a vehicle in the Dunkin' Donuts parking lot and left westbound on East State Street. Store employees were attempting to find the empty box to confirm the theft and video was being checked.

- Loud persons and a possible altercation were reported at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of Park Avenue. Police found two males who had a verbal dispute over family issues, but nothing physical. They went their separate ways.

- A man in the 500 block of Continental Drive early Wednesday reported someone throwing rocks at his door. No one was located.

- A suspicious vehicle and people were reported at 1:42 a.m. Wednesday at the rear of the 400 block of Franklin Street. Police found a vehicle occupied by two females who said they were waiting for a male friend who was in a nearby residence. He came out and left in the vehicle.

- A woman in the 100 block of West Fouth Street reported at 10:35 p.m. Tuesday that an unwanted male was sitting on the back porch of the residence. He was told about the complaint and the woman told him she didn't want him to return to the apartment. He was told he could be charged with criminal trespass if he's found on the porch again.

- A male juvenile was charged with delinquency and taken to the Tobin juvenile detention center after police were called to a residence in the 1000 block of North Lincoln Avenue. A woman reported an altercation developed between her boyfriend and her juvenile son after her son became unruly during a family sit down, cursing and then going to his bedroom. The report said the son shoved the boyfriend down several times causing visible injury to his knees. The son left and he was located later and taken into custody. He claimed the boyfriend assaulted him by shoving him down on the bed and kicking him after he shoved the boyfriend to the floor.

- Curtis Julian, of Cider Mill Road, reported at 3:46 p.m. Tuesday that he was driving east on East Ninth Street when a blue truck pulled out from the 1200 block and struck the right rear side of his vehicle, causing minor damage. The other vehicle left.

- Ruth Burt of Columbiana-Waterford Road reported at 2:32 p.m. Tuesday that she was inside Giant Eagle, 2401 E. State St., for 15 to 20 minutes and when she returned outside to her vehicle, she found someone had bent her Jeep's radio antenna in a few different angles. The air in the front right tire was let out partway also.

- Craig Apinis 33, of North Ellsworth Avenue, was cited for a red light violation after a two-vehicle accident at 1:33 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of East State Street and the Salem Plaza entrance. Margaret Valentine, 78, of Columbia Street, Leetonia, had the green light and began driving across State Street from south to north to the Salem Plaza when Apinis said he looked away and accidentally ran the red light, striking the Valentine vehicle. He was traveling east on State Street. Both drivers refused treatment from KLG Ambulance, but according to the accident report, Valentine was taken to Salem Community Hospital by a relative.


- Police investigated a breaking and entering report in the 15000 block of Pine Lake Road at 1:03 p.m. Sept. 24.

- A state Route 534 resident reported at 3 p.m. Sept. 24 that someone had posted a false Craigslist advertisement requesting people call him for sex acts.

- Kristin E. Anderson, 36, Malvern, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 3:14 p.m. Sept. 24 in which she was westbound on U.S. Route 62 and allegedly failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Leanna Gillian Rudibaugh, 19, Lisbon, who had stopped near Smith-Goshen Road for a school bus. No injuries were reported.

- A Western Reserve Road business reported at 8:20 p.m. Sept. 24 that someone had been stealing firewood from the property, but did not wish to press charges.

- Police responded to a criminal damaging report in the 6000 block of state Route 165 at 7:24 a.m. Sept. 25.

- Police investigated a theft report in the 7000 block of state Route 165 at 7 p.m. Sept. 25.

- Police responded to a 9000 block state Route 45 home at 6:04 p.m. Sept. 26 where a man reported that someone had entered the unoccupied residence and stole copper piping.

- Letaya J. McKinley, 25, Youngstown, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 10:11 a.m. Friday in which she was westbound in the 9000 block of U.S. Route 62 and allegedly failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Jacob Daniel Rumberger, 20, Sebring. No injuries were reported.

- A Middletown Road resident reported telecommunication harassment at 1:56 p.m. Saturday.

- Police responded to a theft report in the 9000 block of state Route 45 at 3:30 p.m. Saturday.



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