LISBON - In Columbiana County Municipal Court on Thursday, Nathan E. Steer, 27, East Eighth Street, Salem, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on an illegal cultivation charge. Bond was set at $250,000 cash or surety and the matter was bound over to the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury.
According to court documents, on Dec. 29 Steer had a plastic Gatorade bottle containing sludge on his nightstand, tubing and a glass jar containing a liquid which tested positive for methamphetamine.
Bond was set at $500,000 cash or surety for Anthony C. Villa, 29, County Home Road, Lisbon, who is charged with fugitive from justice due to a warrant from Alabama where he faces charges of breaking and entering into a vehicle and theft.
John Robert Daugherty, 44, Depot Road, Lisbon, was fined $1,080, had his license suspended for two days and was sentenced to 30 days in jail for speeding, a seat belt violation and OVI second offense amended from third offense.
Joseph A. Scheibert, 31, South Washington Street, East Palestine, was fined $550, had his license suspended for six months, was required 30 hours community service and credited with three days service for failure to control, hit skip and reckless operation amended from OVI first offense.
James P. Morrison, 57, Parkview Drive, Lisbon, was fined $500, had his license suspended for 180 days and required to attend a three-day program for physical control while intoxicated.
Marcus J. Jarvis, 19, West Main Street, Salineville, was fined $150 and required 40 hours community service for receiving stolen property for pawning at Cashland an Xbox he received from Aaron Pierson. A felony charge of receiving stolen property regarding the same Xbox was dismissed.
Brandon M. Huff, 19, East Third Street, Salem, was fined $150 for disorderly conduct for carrying a pellet gun into Waterford Memorial Park on May 27. Additionally, he pleaded guilty to theft for taking a bottle of Orloff Vodka valued at about $5 from Circle K, West State Street, Salem, early Thursday. Sentencing was set for Jan. 27.
Jesse N. Ieropoli, 23, Rose Drive, Lisbon, was fined $250, sentenced to one day in jail and required 25 hours community service for theft for concealing $22 in merchandise and leaving Walmart without paying on Dec. 9.
Roger W. Warren, 54, Stratton Road, Salem, was fined $150 for disorderly conduct after he was found intoxicated and asleep in the grass on the east side of Jalisco's Restaurant on Nov. 18.
A Jan. 13 pretrial was set for Brenston T. Thompkins, 18, County Home Road, Lisbon, charged with assault for allegedly assaulting another inmate, Shawn M. Cunningham, by breaking his jaw while he was incarcerated on Oct. 17.
A Jan. 16 pretrial was set for James A. Hawk, 49, West Main Street, Salineville, charged with assault for allegedly assaulting Evelyn Yeager and causing her to fall on Tuesday.
A Jan. 16 pretrial was set for Kimberly D. Jenkins, 44, Short Road, Columbiana, charged with violating a temporary protection order and possession of marijuana.
A Feb. 11 pretrial set for Brian J. Pieren, 26, Pueblo Drive, Columbiana, cited with failure to pay income taxes to the City of Columbiana.
A Feb. 13 pretrial was set for Sonja L. Ellis, 56, Rose Avenue, Salem, charged with assault for allegedly striking a nurse who was attempting to keep her from falling out of a hospital bed at Salem Community Hospital on Oct. 11. Additionally, Ellis is charged with resisting arrest for her alleged action when deputies came to serve her with the warrant.
A March 6 pretrial was set for Richard J. Manke, 53, Short Road, Columbiana, cited with falsification and possession of marijuana for telling a sheriff's deputy he had not seen the woman they were looking for and then eventually admitting she was hiding in the basement.