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POLICE

SALEM

— Officers responded to the 600 block of Prospect Street at 11:28 a.m. Monday in reference to two suspicious persons near a vacant home but were unable to find them.

— A resident reported on station at 11:48 a.m. Monday that an ex-boyfriend had followed her home from work and would not leave the property when told to do so.

— An East 11th Street resident reported at 4:33 p.m. Monday that the mother of his children had failed to show up for court appointed meeting times with their children several times in the past week.

— An officer responded to an 800 West Perry Street home at 5:19 p.m. Monday where the resident reported a family member being inappropriate with her children and she was worried about the person having contact with them. The matter was forwarded to children services and the department’s detective bureau.

— An officer responded to the 300 block of West Wilson Street at 7:57 p.m. Monday in reference to two juveniles throwing rocks into the roadway. The officer spoke with the juveniles who denied throwing rocks and there were no rocks observed in the roadway.

— An officer responded to a 100 block West Eighth Street home at 9:05 p.m. Monday where the resident reported a neighbor was using power tools while the resident was trying to sleep. The neighbor agreed to stop for the night.

— Officers responded to a 500 block North Ellsworth Avenue home at 11 p.m. Monday where a resident was unsure about life. The resident was transported to the Salem hospital for evaluation.

— Officers responded to a 2800 block East State Street business at 1:07 a.m. Tuesday where a woman reported seeing one of the two fugitives from the Columbiana County Jail. The woman also said she saw the fugitive two hours prior with a female individual in a dark colored four-door car. Officers were unable to find the vehicle.

— Officers responded to the 300 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 3:02 a.m. Tuesday after Perry Township officers reported seeing a male individual walking south in a hospital gown. Officers knew the man who said that he had just been released from the hospital and had been given the gown due to the poor condition of his clothes. He was advised to return home for the night.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of East Pershing Street at 3:25 a.m. Tuesday in reference to a suspicious male individual attempting to get into a business. They were unable to find the person.

— Officers responded to the 500 block of East Pershing Street at 4:47 a.m. Tuesday in reference to a male individual who kept trying to get into the hotel. Officers spoke with the man who said he was just talking to other people, although there were no other people in the area. The man seemed slightly confused and was voluntarily transported to the hospital for evaluation.

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