Police and Court Reports

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Center Township Nancy Klaes to James Mountz, four lots on Forest Street; $1,500 Columbiana Craig Susany, et al, to Gregory and Ann Gustafson, 0.4 acre lot on Terra Verde Avenue; $38,000 Edward Jones Trust to Randal and Kimberly Guy, home at 533 Terra Verde Ave.; $330,200 Susan and ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, an Oct. 21 pretrial was set for Amanda K. Gunnoe, 40, Carbon Hill Road, East Palestine, charged with criminal damaging for allegedly using her vehicle to purposely repeatedly ram the car of her live-in boyfriend, Scott Greaves, during an argument on ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Wells Fargo Bank vs. Larry and Kristy Wallace, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Mattix Road, Lisbon. Lauren E. Hilbert, Wellsville, vs. Burle and Janet Anderson, Wellsville, request to have land installment contact forfeited and canceled for property on Buckeye Road, ...

FIRE CALLS

SALEM — The fire department responded to a 900 block South Union Avenue home at 8:44 p.m. Thursday to remove a bat.

POLICE REPORTS

Goshen Police District — An officer responded to a Blue Lantern Drive home at 8:21 a.m. Aug. 15 in reference to a female possibly having a stroke. The officer stood by until Damascus EMS arrived and transported the female to St. Elizabeth’s Boardman. — An officer responded to a 16000 ...

Woman sentenced for drug possession

LISBON — Courtney L. Troyer, 27, Garver Road, Hanoverton, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to seven months in prison for aggravated possession of drugs for having methamphetamine on June 19, 2018. Alicia D. Vogt, 34, Hillcrest Road, Wellsville, stipulated to violating the terms of her ...

MARKET REPORTS

Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations Tuesday August 20, 2019 Hogs – 5 Head No. 1’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$52 No. 2’s & 3’s 230-260 lbs. $25-$35 Sows 300-500 lbs. $20-$30 Sows 500-650 lbs. $20-$32 Boars $3-$5 Light Boars $3-$5 Feeder Pigs - 3 Head $10-$25 per ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Officers responded to an 800 block West Perry Street home at 7:17 a.m. Thursday in reference to a barking dog complaint. The officers could not see into the home, but could hear multiple dogs barking inside. The officers were unable to make contact with the homeowner, but a neighbor ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TOWNSHIP — Police responded to the area of Depot Road and the state Route 45 bypass at 11:28 a.m. Wednesday in reference to a male screaming and throwing objects at motorists as they passed. Officers located the male, identified as Cody E. Bratt, 26, Salem, who was very agitated and ...

FIRE CALLS

SALEM — The fire department responded to a fire alarm at a 400 block South Lundy Avenue business at 4:06 p.m. Wednesday and found that an employee had failed to activate an exhaust fan while cooking, causing steam to set off the alarm. No hazard was found.

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Samantha and Brian Scott, East Palestine, vs. Kasey A. Goodchild, Salem, excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries and damages from a traffic crash on Aug. 1, 2018. Daniel Gruszecki, Leetonia, vs. Donald Stowe, et al., dissolution sought for business partnership of Columbiana ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — Both Charles R. Wilke, 24, Reynolds Street, East Liverpool, and Layne A. Edge, 23, Sprucevale Road, East Liverpool, were bound over to the grand jury on charges of aggravated burglary and assault after county Municipal Court Judge Timothy McNicol found probable cause during ...

Palestine resident charged with rape

LISBON — Kasey L. Helisek, 26, East Clark Street, East Palestine, was served a secret indictment charged with rape and gross sexual imposition. Helisek allegedly engaged in sex with a 7-year-old child on April 30. The rape charge is a first-degree felony, while the gross sexual imposition ...

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON —Police were called to the Save A Lot parking lot at 6:13 p.m. Wednesday about a man who had fallen. Police found Robert Vecchio at the scene and he was drunk. Vecchio, 55, East Lincoln Way, was charged with public intoxication and given a ride home after police determined he did not ...

Warren woman pleads guilty to 2018 burglary

LISBON — Melissa M. Mills, 35, Warren, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to burglary, a second-degree felony. A charge of theft of drugs will be dismissed at the time of sentencing. Mills allegedly went into the home of Melinda Merino, Grant Street, Salem, for the purpose of stealing drugs ...

Rabies bait program set to begin this week

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health (ODH), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and local health departments, will begin annual fall oral rabies vaccination operations this week in 14 northeast Ohio counties, including ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Officers responded to the water tower at Roosevelt Avenue and Third Street at 6:09 p.m. Tuesday in reference to juveniles attempting to enter the tower. Officers spoke with the guardian of the juveniles and found he works for the water department and was showing the juveniles the ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Canton School Employees Federal Credit Union vs. Cody L. Amon, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Circle Drive, Alliance. Brenda Hardesty, Columbiana, vs. Sham V. Hardesty, Ellwood city, Pa., divorce sought. Dawn Hayter, Leetonia, vs. Todd Hayter, East Liverpool, divorce ...

Cleveland man pleads guilty in robbery at jail

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, Christian R. Barrow, also known as, 2-1, of Cleveland, pleaded guilty to a lesser offense of complicity to robbery, felonious assault and two counts of intimidation. Sentencing is set for Oct. 18. Barrow was involved with several inmates at the county jail on ...

PATROL

— Marcia Bradford, 65, Salem, and Matthew L. Miller, 41, Minerva, were eastbound on state Route 172 in West Township at 2:50 p.m. Aug. 11 and were cut off by Roy S. Joseph, 53, Lisbon, who failed to yield and cut into Bradford’s path causing her to slam on her brakes and be struck from ...