- Jason Sanderbeck, 34, of 50 state Route 14, North Benton, was charged with theft and released on his own recognizance after police were called to Tractor Supply, 2366 E. State St., at 11:08 a.m. Wednesday for a male who allegedly stole wood pellets and left in a vehicle. Perry Township Police saw the vehicle and stopped it on state Route 14 and the driver allegedly told the officer he had taken the pellets. The manager of the store said a customer saw the male loading a shopping cart outside and place the items in a vehicle. The man had a receipt for three bags of pellets, but police found six bags of pellets in the vehicle.
- A woman from West Wilson Street reported at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday that another parent was operating her vehicle in a careless manner at the school on Buckeye Avenue in the morning and nearly struck her daughter. The other driver also drove her vehicle into the bus-only area to drop off her child. The other driver will be contacted.
- Police responded to Home Depot for a 911 hangup call at 3:39 a.m. Wednesday, but employees said there was no problem. The phones were being worked on. Police had been called there at 9:53 p.m. Tuesday for the same problem.
- Loud music was reported at 12:22 a.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of East Fourth Street. No loud music was heard, but officers spoke to a tenant and told her to keep the noise down.
- Police responded to the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue late Tuesday for a report of an ambulance needed after a man took too much of his medication. Fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance also responded and the man was taken to Salem Community Hospital.
- A woman in the 1800 block of Oak Street reported at 8:42 p.m. Tuesday that she believed someone was possibly inside her residence. An officer checked inside, but no one was found.
- A domestic was reported at 8:01 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of East Perry Street where a man said his wife locked him out of the residence. An officer made contact with the wife and she denied locking the door. Both said it was a verbal domestic only. He said he was going to leave to allow the situation to calm down.
- Police were called at 7:24 p.m. Tuesday to the 400 block of West Pershing Street for a reported prowler. An officer made contact with a person who provided court documents naming her as receiver of the property.
- A caller at 4:21 p.m. Tuesday reported an unattended child in a red vehicle in the 900 block of West State Street. Officers checked the business, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
- A neighbor dispute was reported at 4:09 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of East Fourth Street where a woman said the apartment she lives in shares a common area in the basement and she believed other tenants were using her washer/dryer. Officers spoke with other tenants and they believed she was using their utilities. Both sides said they were being harassed by the other. Officers told both sides to cease contact and only use their own property. They were told to contact their landlord for issues regarding the shared basement.
- A woman in the 1100 block of Cleveland Street reported at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday that known juveniles were harassing her son over a personal matter. An officer spoke with the other juveniles and all were told to stay away from each other.
- A suspicious person was reported at 2:42 p.m. Tuesday going door to door asking for money in the 1000 block of North Union Avenue. He was found and told about the complaint. He claimed he was asked to rake leaves for $40.
- Police were called to the 200 block of Benton Road at 6:29 p.m. Tuesday for two suspicious vehicles. Police looked in the area and everything checked out okay.
- A Struthers woman reported at 5:03 p.m. Tuesday that someone slashed her tires while she was working and her car was parked at Fresh Mark on South Lincoln Avenue.
-Police responded to the 1200 block of Beechwood Road for a report at 4:06 p.m. Tuesday of an open door. Police checked the interior of the residence and found no evidence of forced entry, noting the door was possibly opened by the wind.
- Police were called at 1:48 p.m. Tuesday for a domestic dispute in the 300 block of West Pine Lake Road. Both parties said the dispute was verbal.
- James McVay, 29, whose last known address was Trinity Church Road, Lisbon, was charged with driving under suspension, fictitious plates and no seatbelt after a traffic stop at 12:12 p.m. Tuesday on Cunningham Road at state Route 344.
- Police were called to check on an open door to a residence in the 900 block of Georgetown Road at 10:53 a.m. Tuesday. The door was secured after officers checked the interior.
- A Public Library employee requested police assistance at 4:18 p.m. Tuesday for a handicapped parking dispute. It was reported a car was in the handicap parking spot but did not have the proper placard. The placard was found placed on the dashboard.
- A Taco Bell employee reported at 4:14 p.m. Tuesday a customer was in the store's bathroom for about 30 minutes and was not responding after repeated attempts to knock on the door, which was locked. Police also knocked on the door, and after no response was received, forced entry into the bathroom which was found empty. The force did not cause any damage to the lock or door frame.
- The Warren Police department requested at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday police attempt to contact a Columbiana resident in reference to a property in their city.
- Police responded to a possible domestic dispute in the 400 block of West Lincoln Way at 9 a.m. Wednesday, with the couple reportedly shoving each other.