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August 23, 2013
Salem News


-The sheriff's office requested an officer answer a call at the Twin Oaks trailer park at 1:18 a.m. Wednesday, where someone reported seeing shadows and rattling their door knob. Police arrived at the same time as a deputy but did not find anyone lurking about.

- Michael R. Windle, 32, West Lincoln Way, was arrested for domestic violence early Thursday for allegedly grabbing Casey Reynolds by the neck and punching her in the face.

- A passing motorist reported at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday seeing someone carrying what looked like aluminum gutters from the old county Department of Job and Family Services building and then hiding the items in some weeds along North Jefferson Street. The person was described as a white male in his 40s, with long hair and a beard. Police did not find the suspect but did locate the described items in the weeds. Police also checked the building but no one was found inside. About $30,000 in copper plumbing and wiring were stolen from the JFS building this summer, and the theft remains under investigation.


- Collena Lynne Carpenter, 29, Fremont, Ohio, was cited for reckless operation following a one-vehicle crash in Beloit at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 11 in which she was eastbound on First Street and allegedly did not stop at the deadend. The vehicle was found 100 to 200 feet in the woods and the driver admitted to traveling about 45 miles an hour.

- John W. Fick, 51, 22110 Coldale St., Minerva, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 11 a.m. Aug. 11 in which he was northbound in the 14000 block of Smith-Goshen Road and allegedly sideswiped a guardrail on the east side of the roadway.


- An officer investigated a complaint of a loose dog in the area of Wick Park at 6:55 p.m. Aug. 15.

- An officer responded to a noise complaint in the 200 block of Main Street at 9:54 p.m. Aug. 16.

- An officer responded to a complaint of a barking dog in the area of Park and Elm streets at 2:49 a.m. Aug. 18.

- An officer responded to the 200 block of Main Street at 9:40 a.m. Tuesday in reference to a dispute between a man and woman.

- An officer responded a home in the 1300 block of Beeson Mill Road at 1:46 a.m. Wednesday where the resident reported someone had knocked on her door. The officer was unable to find anyone in the area.

- An officer responded to a loud music complaint in the 200 block of Waddell Street at 11:43 p.m. Wednesday.


- Police responded to a car/deer accident on state Route 45 south of Georgetown Road at 12:53 a.m. Thursday where Ted H. Yuhaniak of 2262 Cunningham Road, Salem, was southbound and a deer ran in front of his vehicle causing minor damage.

- Police responded to the 1100 block of Jones Drive at 9:38 p.m. Wednesday for a barking dog complaint and were unable to contact the resident. An officer will attempt to contact the residence later.

- Police responded to a noise complainant in the 1300 block of West State Street at 9:24 p.m. Wednesday. Fireworks were being set off at a small outside party and they were advised to cease and they did.

- David P. Holland, 3927 Georgetown Road, Damascus, was cited for failure to yield at 12:18 p.m. Wednesday following a two-vehicle accident at state Route 45 and U.S. 62. He was eastbound on U.S. 62 and attempted to make a left turn onto state Route 45 and was struck by the vehicle operated by Daryl R. Rhodes, 4945 Renkenberger Road, Columbiana, who was westbound on U.S. 62. There were no injuries and both vehicles sustained disabling damage.


- Police responded to the 1000 block of East 4th Street at 3:54 p.m. Wednesday where the complaint advised her ex-boyfriend was calling and texting her over their breakup and wanted it stopped and documented in case there are future problems.

- Police responded to the 200 block of East 6th Street at 4:33 p.m. Wednesday where the complainant advised her daughter's bike was stolen. It is purple and pink with a ladybug design with two license plates that say, "Too fast for you." The bike is valued at $89.

- Police responded to the 400 block of Ohio Avenue at 5 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a person down and located a woman sleeping in the front porch. She appeared to be OK.

- Police responded to the 200 block of Hawley Avenue at 6:23 p.m. Wednesday for a domestic and a man said he argued with his girlfriend's mother. There was no physical violence.

- Police responded to the 400 block of Ohio Avenue at 7:31 p.m. Wednesday along with firefighters and an ambulance for a possible dug overdose. A woman tenant was OK and had been fighting with her sister all day and she refused transport to the hospital.

- Police responded to the 200 block of West 10th Street at 8:36 p.m. Wednesday and assisted the Columbiana County sheriff in attempting to serve papers. No one was home.

- Police responded to the 800 block of East 5th Street at 9:28 p.m. Wednesday where the complainant advised that a chain saw was stolen from the back yard by person in a gray hoody and dark-colored car.

- Police responded to the 2400 block of East State Street at 10:03 p.m. Wednesday where the complainant advised the driver's side window of the vehicle was broken out and her purse with an iPod and bank papers was stolen.

- Police responded to the 300 block of West 7th Street at 10:39 p.m. Wednesday where the man and woman had argued. The woman was gone but was found underneath a bush in the 200 block of W. 7th St. Both were intoxicated. The man said he came home and she argued and threw things around the kitchen. Both were told to stay away from each other.

- Police responded to the 2800 block of East State Street at 9:28 p.m. Wednesday where the complainant said several items were taken from his vehicle including school clothes that were valued at $250.

- Police responded to the 900 block of Jennings Avenue where the complainant advised six boxer puppies were stolen Tuesday afternoon from the back porch. A witness is to provide a statement. Police checked another residence in the 900 block of Jennings where the dogs were said to be and the people there denied any knowledge of it. An officer obtained information on the location of three puppies. The matter is under investigation.


A resident of the 300 block of West Park Avenue reported at 1:34 a.m. Wednesday hearing noises coming from outside the home. Officers checked the scene, but found nothing or no one.

An employee of the Marathon on West Park Avenue reported at 1:28 p.m. Wednesday of a car fire at the station. The fire was put out upon officer's arrival.

A traffic report was phoned in at 3:22 p.m. Wednesday from a caller who spotted children, around 5 or 6 years of age, riding a motorized car on the north end of Court Street, not getting out of the way of traffic. Officers were not able to make contact after checking the area.

Columbiana Police assisted with Ohio State Highway Patrol on a report of a reckless driver at 3:42 p.m. Wednesday on State Route 14 in Washingtonville heading east towards the city. After finding the matching plate and description, the officer stopped the vehicle, but let the driver go citing no violations.

A juvenile near Firestone Park in Columbiana reported at 6 p.m. Wednesday of suspicious activity near the park. The juvenile said that, on multiple occasions, an older lady in a silver Focus drives around and tries to get kids to go with her and play on her iPad at her condo, and sometimes asks the same question while walking her dog. After investigation by police, it was determined that the woman really wanted assistance from someone on how to use the iPad.

A disturbing the peace incident was phoned in at 9:34 p.m. Wednesday at the corner of Windjammer Drive and State Route 14. A resident was unable to get sleep because someone near the entrance to the back bay by the car wash was mowing grass and grinding rocks, creating a loud, dusty environment. Officers determined that the man doing yard work is a contracted landscaper by the development, with the work being done at the other residents' requests, and noise levels were adequate with the time of the day. The contractor told police he would be finish work for the day, and nothing further took place.



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