PERRY TOWNSHIP REPORTS
- An officer on patrol at 11:30 p.m. Thursday noticed an open window at the ReStore business on North Ellsworth Avenue, but it didn't appear that entry was made.
- Police were called at 8:24 p.m. Thursday to a field at the end of Whinnery Road for a report of a suspicious person wearing an orange hoodie. The male was found on Whinnery Road near Fairview Avenue and said he was just walking his dog.
- James W. Horn, 36, of Brookfield Avenue, Lisbon, was cited for assured clear distance after his eastbound vehicle on Goshen Road struck the rear of another eastbound vehicle driven by Bhaumik Mukeshbhai Vashi, 24, of Boardman, who was stopped at the intersection at the U.S. Route 62/45 bypass at 5:51 p.m. Thursday.
- A caller at 4:48 p.m. Thursday requested police check on a male allegedly on the railroad tracks near the South Lincoln Avenue crossing. Police made contact with the person who had a camera and was a photographer taking photographs of the trains as they passed. He was checked for warrants and told not to trespass on the railroad right-of-way.
- An officer on patrol at 11:52 a.m. Thursday saw a person at Circle K on West State Street who was known to have an active warrant out of Columbiana County. Salem Police were called and responded, placing the man in custody. Jerry L. Taylor, 56, whose last known address was East Third Street, Salem, was wanted on a warrant for failure to appear.
- Police responded to the S. Union Avenue and Maple Street at 12:12 a.m. Saturday regarding a woman found asleep and unresponsive in the roadway. She was intoxicated, transported to the hospital for evaluation and discharged. Amber L. Nguyen, 284 N. Lincoln Ave. was charged with disorderly conduct and taken to the county jail.
- Police checked on and intoxicated man in the 100 block of W. State Street at 1:48 a.m. Saturday who was falling to the ground. He began to run as officers approached and caught up with him and stopped him from crossing the street. William E. Jones, 191 W. 5th St., was charged with disorderly conduct and given a courtesy ride home.
- At 2:08 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 500 block of N. Lincoln Avenue for a report of a burglary in progress but found nothing happening.
- Police received a complaint on station at 7:07 p.m. Friday regarding a possible theft in the city. The report was turned over to a detective.
- At 5:06 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 100 block of W. 4th Street to check on a female juvenile and spoke to the grandmother who advised there were no problems.
- At 5:14 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1900 block of E. State Street for a distraught person and advised her to calm down so doctors could help her. After several minutes she did calm down.
- Police responded to the 600 block of W. Pershing Street at 5:59 p.m. Friday regarding an eviction and police advised it was a civil matter.
- Police responded to the 800 block of Granite Street at 7:09 p.m. Friday for a dog at large. Officers spoke to several people and were unable to locate the dog.
- Police responded to the 1900 block of E. State Street at 7:52 p.m. Friday regarding a person to be removed and located the individual and advised them of the complaint and they left without incident.
- Police responded to the 600 block of Franklin Avenue at 7:54 p.m. Friday regarding a barking dog and spoke to the owner and advised her that she would be cited if police were called back.
- Police responded to the 900 block of E. State St. at 11:08 p.m. where a resident caught a dog that had been at large. The owner was advised and retrieved it.
- Police responded to the 600 block of Arch Street at 10:46 p.m. where a complainant advised of a dog at large. Police were unable to locate it.
A black BMW was reported to be operating in a reckless manner in the area of Fair Avenue and E. Pershing Street at 12:13 p.m. Friday. Police checked the area but were unable to locate anything.
- The Richmond Heights police were investigating an identity theft case at 10:41 a.m. Friday and requested Salem police to take a statement from a Salem resident and fax it to them for their investigation. The person came to the station and made a statement.
- Police responded to S. Broadway and Franklin avenues at 10:28 a.m. Saturday for a report of a child on the back of a motorcycle but were unable to locate anything.
At 10:30 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 500 block of N. Ellsworth Avenue where the complainant advised several items were missing from the residence. There was no sign of forced entry and the incident is under investigation.
- Police responded to the 800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue where the complainant advised her ex-husband was calling her work number and leaving messages. He was charged before with calling her at work. The complainant was advised to come to the department and fill out a statement. She said she was worried he may stop at her residence.
- Police responded to the 600 block of Franklin Avenue at 3:33 p.m. Friday where a person was accused of stealing medication. The person in question denied it, was questioned and searched by a female officer and nothing was found. Police advised the complainant of the options.
- An officer on patrol at 2:31 a.m. Friday in the 1700 block of East State Street found a speed limit sign had been run over by a vehicle. No vehicle was located. A traffic barrel was also found struck in the 2300 block of East State Street.
- Michael Heverly, 29, of 4927 Bayard Road, Homeworth, was charged with physical control and open container after police were called at 2:15 a.m. Friday to Taco Bell on East State Street for an alleged intoxicated driver in the drive-thru lane.
- Police responded to Salem Regional Medical Center at 12:49 a.m. Friday to assist the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office with a male individual.
- A woman in the 1500 block of Southeast Boulevard reported at 9:16 p.m. Thursday that she saw three unknown males near her garage. Nobody was found.
- A man in the 1300 block of East 10th Street spoke to police at 9:15 p.m. Thursday regarding questions about an article of mail. He was told his options.
-Children were reported in the road in the 300 block of West 10th Street at 8:58 p.m. Thursday. Officers arrived and spoke with juveniles who were playing with a remote control car on the road. Officers also spoke to their parents.
- A woman in the 1000 block of East Third Street called at 8:50 p.m. Thursday to report she's being contacted by a person known to her and she wants it to stop. She was told her options.
- An anonymous caller at 7:48 p.m. Thursday reported people trying to remove coins from the fountain at South Lincoln Avenue and East State Street. Police spoke to some juveniles matching the description at South Lincoln and Pershing Street, identified them and told them the possible consequences of their actions.
- An officer spoke with a West Fifth Street resident at 6:43 p.m. Thursday at the police station regarding his neighbor complaining about his dog. He was told his options.
- A fight was reported at 12:58 p.m. Thursday in the 2000 block of Monroe Street where both parties said they had an argument which led to a physical altercation. There were no visible injuries. Both declined to give statements on what happened and were told their options. The male decided to leave.
- A woman at Super USA in the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue reported at 12:39 p.m. Thursday that a man came to the store on Aug. 1 and cashed a payroll check. On Aug. 8, the bank advised the business owner that the check was fraudulent.
- Robert Woodworth, 57, of Prospect Street, was cited for failure to yield after attempting to turn his westbound vehicle on Bank Street left onto South Lundy Avenue and collided with a southbound vehicle on Lundy driven by Sheila Woods, 34, of Prospect Street, at 1:14 p.m. Wednesday. No injuries were reported.
- A reckless driver was reported at 9:43 a.m. Friday traveling north on North Main Street, where a blue van was passing vehicles. An officer was unable to locate the van in question.
- A parking issue was reported at 1:38 p.m. Friday after a car was parked on South Bayshore Drive in an area blocking a new stop sign and creating a hazard.
- William Superak was backing out of a space at 7:09 p.m. Friday in the parking lot in front of Hogan's Bakery when he collided with Janice Kimpel, who was pulling into a parking space. Neither reportedly saw the other. No citations were issued.
- Police were looking for a reckless driver in a red Hyundai Elantra at 7:14 p.m. Friday traveling west on state Route 14, then onto East Park Avenue, but were unable to locate the vehicle.
- A woman reported at 9:28 p.m. Friday someone standing by a car in the parking lot of Heck's Restaurant on East Park Avenue kept watching her. The car left as an officer approached the parking lot.
- A woman reported at 10:10 p.m. Friday cars racing dangerously at the Taco Bell parking lot. The cars in question could not be located.
- James Lee Abraham Radman, 28, Leetonia, was cited for driving under suspension during a traffic stop at 10:46 p.m. Friday on North Bayshore Drive.