MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, a May 6 preliminary hearing was set for Jonathan D. Harstine, 29, state Route 154, Lisbon, charged with improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle for allegedly having a 9-millimeter Glock 19 semiautomatic firearm on the back floor of his vehicle, unloaded, but with the loaded magazine in the same holster while he was reportedly intoxicated on Sunday.

An April 29 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set for Kevin S. Kitzmiller, 26, Salem-Alliance Road, Salem, charged with improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle, OVI first offense and marked lanes. Kitzmiller allegedly had a Glock 27 firearm in a holster attached to his pants during a traffic stop on Monday.

Tara M. Black, 33, Chestnut Street, Leetonia, was fined $25, required 30 hours community service and required to attend a three-day counseling program for reckless operation amended from OVI first offense. An endangering children charge for having a 1-year-old child in her vehicle at the time of the traffic stop was dismissed.

Dustin M. Bach, 33, state Route 644, Salineville, was fined $900, had his license suspended for two years, sentenced to 20 days in jail and required 30 hours community service for OVI second offense and speeding.

Anthony T. Colian Jr., 40, Meadow Lane, Salem, was fined $700, had his license suspended for a year, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 30 hours community service for OVI first offense and marked lanes. A turn signals violation was dismissed.

A May 28 pretrial was set for James E. Browne Jr., 59, East Clark Street, East Palestine, cited with OVI first offense and driving under suspension.

A May 28 pretrial was set for Christopher M. McConville Jr., 22, Benton Road, Salem, charged with reckless operation, riding an unpermitted snowmobile or all purpose vehicle, menacing for allegedly threatening officers and making a gun-type gesture toward police who were citing him for allegedly riding an ATV in the area of Centennial Park in Salem in a reckless manner.

A May 30 pretrial was set for Kimberly L. Emes, 55, West Martin Street, East Palestine, cited with OVI first offense and marked lanes.

A May 16 pretrial was set for Christopher Aaron Reid, 40, Hazel Run Road, Salineville, cited with a turn signals violation and possession of a drug abuse instrument for a syringe allegedly in his possession on April 9.

Julie A. Toot, 55, West Pine Street, Lisbon, was fined $250, sentenced to a day in jail and required 30 hours community service for theft for taking bacon, butter and several other cold items from Dollar General in Lisbon on Sept. 23. Toot was ordered to pay $14 in restitution to Dollar General.

David A. Toot, 64, West Pine Street, Lisbon, was fined $250, required 40 hours community service and ordered to pay $14 in restitution to Dollar General for his part in the same theft as his wife, Julie Toot. Another theft charge against Toot for allegedly taking Tylenol and another container of medicine from Dollar General on Sept. 25 was dismissed.

Craig A. Bendson, 56, Canton, was fined $150 and credited with 13 days in jail for obstructing official business for giving police a false name and date of birth during a traffic stop and investigation about a suspicious person in the area. A drug paraphernalia charge was dismissed.

Michelle E. Thornton, 28, Hawley Avenue, Salem, was fined $100 and required 10 hours community service for driving under suspension.

Shane W. Barnes, 28, North Jackson, was fined $400, sentenced to three days in jail and required 40 hours community service for possession of marijuana and two counts of driving under suspension.

An April 22 pretrial was set for Terry A. Hughes II, 38, last known address Clarkson Road, Rogers, last known address Clarkson Road, Rogers, charged with driving under FRA suspension, loud exhaust, a seat belt violation and resisting arrest for allegedly attempting to out the back into his home and giving deputies a false name when they came to serve him with warrants on Monday. Hughes was fined $30 for a separate seat belt violation.

Nicholas A. Manypenny, 38, Washington Street, Leetonia, was fined $100 and credited with two days in jail for passing bad checks for a $16 check written to the clerk of courts in November.

Daniel Lee Taylor, 50, North Beaver Street, Lisbon, was fined $300 and required 50 hours community service for three counts of driving under suspension.

Leah Janci, 28, Liberty Street, Salem, was fined $350 and required 30 hours community service for driving under suspension and expired registration.

A May 14 pretrial was set for Larissa M. Ritteger, 34, Clarkson Road, Rogers, cited with resisting arrest for allegedly hiding under a trailer behind the steps to the back door on Monday when deputies were attempting to serve arrest warrants for Ritteger.

Cylee Jaye Barnes, 29, Seigler Road, Salineville, was fined $875, required to attend a three-day counseling program, ordered 30 hours community service and had her license suspended for a year for OVI first offense, failure to yield and marijuana paraphernalia.

Benjamin G. Mercer, 34, state Route 46, New Waterford, was fined $100 for wrongful entrustment.

Dana M. Swartz, 23, Cannons Mill Road, East Liverpool, was fined $80 for speeding and unauthorized plate.

Carrie Anna Cruz, 28, Niles, was fined $50 for possession of marijuana.

Bryan P. Malone, 30, Grimms Bridge Road, East Liverpool, was fined $50 for unauthorized plates.

Melinda M. Wright, 47, Forest Street, Lisbon, was fined $50 for no license.

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