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POLICE REPORTS

SALEM REPORTS

— Police stopped at 1:20 a.m. Friday to check on a vehicle in the parking lot of a closed business in the 200 block of West State Street. The occupants said they were lost. Police gave them directions and sent them on their way.

— Police responded at 11:02 p.m. Thursday to the 200 block of South Broadway Avenue to check the well-being of a person reported sitting on a bench for a long period of time. The person said they were fine and just waiting for a friend to arrive.

— Officers and fire department personnel arrived in the area of East State Street and Union after being notified at 10:12 p.m. Thursday about smoke and the smell of wires burning, but found nothing.

— A woman at 8:41 p.m. Thursday reported a dog bite that occurred in the area of Granite Avenue and West Perry Street. She said she was walking her dog and another dog came up and tried to bite her. She found a small cut on her finger when she got home. She wanted to file a report in case the situation were to occur again.

— Police spoke to a man in the 800 block of East Third Street who needed assistance with water leaking into his apartment at 8:29 p.m. Thursday. A plumbing problem was found and he was told to contact the landlord.

— A domestic was reported at 8:05 p.m. Thursday in the 1100 block of Short Street. Both parties had separated and said it was verbal only.

— Officers at 7:13 p.m. Thursday noticed a possible medical emergency on the basketball courts in Centennial Park. A person rolled his ankle and said he did not want any medical attention.

— Suspicious activity was reported at 6:17 p.m. Thursday in the 300 block of Roosevelt where officers discovered a man emptying water from his pool into a sewer drain using a hose. He said he contacted the city for permission to drain the water on the road. Officers contacted the housing department and were told he could drain the water into the sewage drain.

— A dog was reported at large at 6:13 p.m. Thursday in the 2000 block of Southeast Boulevard, laying in a back yard. It ran when officers arrived and they were unable to find it.

— A woman in the 300 block of East Third Street reported at 4:24 p.m. Thursday that she thought she saw pry marks on her door. She wanted it documented in case of a further incident.

— Possible animal abuse was reported at 4:10 p.m. Thursday in the 1100 block of Newgarden Avenue. Police found insufficient evidence of any abuse towards the animal.

— A clerk from Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 3:47 p.m. Thursday that someone in a black SUV left without paying for gasoline.

— A domestic dispute was reported at 3:08 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard. Police determined the person causing the dispute was suffering from mental health concerns. The person was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

— An intoxicated driver was reported at 2:05 p.m. Thursday in the 700 block of West State Street, but the vehicle was not found.

— Officers responded at 10:09 a.m. Thursday to a dispute near Walmart on East State Street involving a male driving a truck and following a pedestrian around. The male in the truck was reportedly offended by the clothing of the pedestrian, which was a military uniform and patches, and stopped him several times and yelled at him. The pedestrian just wanted to go home and not be bothered. Officers told the man in the truck to stay away from the pedestrian. Options were given to him for his complaint about the clothing.

— An open door was reported at 9:56 a.m. Thursday in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue where a woman said she entered a business but was unable to find an employee. Officers located the employee assisting with unloading merchandise.

PERRY TWP.

— Township police were contacted at 7:55 a.m. Friday by the Salem school resource officer about a student who came to school with a bloody lip claiming his stepfather punched him. Police made contact with the stepfather and the student’s mother and all information will be sent to the juvenile prosecutor for review.

— Police responded at 2:46 a.m. Friday to the area of Benton Road for a welfare check in an attempt to locate a male who allegedly made comments about suicide, according to a call from Canton Police. He wasn’t found in the area.

— A male on Beechwood Road reported at 9:57 p.m. Thursday that a juvenile called his phone numerous times. Police contacted Salem officers to do a welfare check on the juvenile.

— Police spoke to a man on Main Street at 2:21 p.m. Thursday regarding a civil case that was issued out of Stark County requiring that a skid loader be turned over to him. He was told the police could not stand by due to the order being out of Stark County.

— A man calling from the 1800 block of Allen Road reported at 9:55 a.m. Thursday that his elderly father may have given his wife’s social security number out to a person who called claiming to be from social security. He contacted the banks to place a hold on the account for any fraudulent activity.

— A man reported at 6:19 a.m. Thursday that a deer struck his vehicle in the 1100 block of Georgetown Road.

LEETONIA

— Joshua Jeremiah Morris-Revelant, 31, High Street, Leetonia, was arrested on two active warrants out of the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear for aggravated menacing and no operator’s license, and also charged by Leetonia police with resisting arrest and carrying a concealed weapon after officers responded to his home at 1:02 p.m. Friday to serve the warrants. Officers found him sitting in his garage and he attempted to flee inside the home where he continued to struggle as he was restrained. During a search of his person, an officer recovered a butterfly knife.

COLUMBIANA

— Police were called to a drug overdose on Allen Drive at 11:24 p.m. Thursday. They remained and collected evidence until an ambulance arrived.

LISBON

— Police responded to a noise complaint next door to 328 E. Washington St. at 12:16 a.m. Thursday. Police told the resident to turn down the music. At 1:06 a.m., the person who complained about the loud music said someone had just thrown a rock through the window of her back door. Police went next door and found three men who were drinking beer. They denied throwing the rock, with one of them saying it could have been some juvenile because “they’re always running around here.”

— A woman who lives at 409 N. Market St. reported her tires were slashed Monday night.

— Police were called to a neighbor dispute at the apartment complex on Moore Street at 2:32 p.m. Monday. The officer told the two women to cease contact with the other, and they agreed.

— Police were called to 316 Maple St. at 12:32 p.m. Sept. 13, the male resident said he had let a man crash there the night before. The guest left only to return, and the resident wanted him gone. The one-time guest was told if he returned he would be charged.

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