— Shawntia Marie Allen, 24, Warren, was cited for traveling left of center following a two-vehicle crash at Middletown Road and state Route 45 at 8:11 p.m. Sept. 4 in which she was southbound and attempted to pass in a no pass zone a vehicle driven by Thomas Edward Kinnick, 60, Youngstown, who was eastbound on Middletown Road and had attempted to make a left turn from state Route 45 to continue on Middletown. Allen’s vehicle struck Kinnick’s, causing disabling damage to both. Allen was transported by Green Township EMS to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boardman with suspected serious injuries. Kinnick was treated on scene by Green Township EMS.

— Taylor Lynn Struble, 20, Youngstown, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in the 9000 block of U.S. Route 62 at 12:05 p.m. Sept. 8 in which she was southbound and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Patricia A. Nelms, 68, Youngstown. Struble and her two toddler passengers were transported by Green Township EMS to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boardman for suspected serious injuries.

— Raymond S. Lease, 59, Carey Road, Salem, was cited for unsecure load after a trash can fell out of the bed of his truck while he was southbound in the 12000 block of state Route 45, striking a northbound vehicle driven by Tina M. Lippiatt, 50, Carey Road, Salem, at 3:26 p.m. Sept. 11. No injuries were reported.

— Samuel G. Amendolara, 66, Canfield, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign following a two-vehicle crash at state routes 14 and 534 at 10:03 a.m. Sept. 12 in which he was northbound and failed to yield from the stop sign, pulling into the path of a westbound semi driven by Todd Michael Neyrinck, 51, Tecumseh, Mich. No injuries were reported.


–Glen Grub, Washington Street, reported someone tampered with his car while it was parked at his home Saturday night.

–A caller reported a group of juveniles were ringing door bells on Howard Street at 2:52 a.m. Sunday. One youth was found and released to his mother.


— Police responded at 10:41 p.m. Sunday to a report of a vehicle striking a residence in the 1100 block of West Perry Street. Police spoke with all involved and determined the vehicle came out of gear and backed into the residence, causing minor damage.

— Township police were called at 8:16 p.m. Sunday to assist Salem Police with a fight in Centennial Park with multiple people, requesting an officer stage near the park. Moments later the officer was told he could leave.

— A suspicious person was reported laying in the area of Ohio Edison at 1:01 a.m. Sunday. He said he was just resting from walking and left upon police request.

— A neighbor complaint was reported at 9:45 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Benton Road. Both parties were told to keep to themselves.

— A resident from the 1000 block of West Perry Street reported a scam at 4:26 p.m. Saturday. The resident was told the steps to take to secure her information that was provided to the scammer.

— An alarm was reported at 9:46 a.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of Beechwood Road. The residence and other building were found secure.

— Police were dispatched at 1:05 a.m. Saturday to U.S. Route 62 for a man walking in the road with no shirt. He was found on U.S. Route 62 at Slater Road and told he shouldn’t be walking in the middle of the road. He was checked by Damascus EMTs and transported to a friend’s house for the night.


— Police were called at 12:27 a.m. Monday to the 600 block of East Sixth Street for a fight in progress, learning there was an argument over rent. One male had visible minor injuries and said he was punched. A female admitted to striking the male after he allegedly shoved her. He did not want to pursue charges. Ohio residency laws were explained to everyone after they said they wanted the male removed from the property. He willingly left for the evening.

— A caller at 10:50 p.m. Sunday reported a suspicious vehicle in the Reilly school parking lot, saying that four men appeared from behind the school and got into a silver van and drove away. The van was not located and everything at the school appeared fine.

— A case of menacing was reported at 10:20 p.m. Sunday in the 800 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. An officer spoke to the woman who reported the incident and spoke to the suspect via telephone, telling him he’ll be arrested if he returns and also warned him not to contact her by telephone. Information will be sent to the prosecutor for review.

— A man in the 200 block of Vine Avenue reported at 9:15 p.m. Sunday that a female known to him knocked on his front door asking for cigarettes. When he told her that he did not have any, she went outside and he noticed her punch the back window, causing it to shatter. The window appeared to be punched from outside the residence. Officers were unable to contact her. The incident is under investigation.

— A female caller at 8:38 p.m. Sunday reported a disturbance between two males outside in the 200 block of East Fourth Street. Officers made contact with the males, who were not arguing but were talking loudly.

— Police were called at 8:11 p.m. Sunday to Centennial Park for a fight in progress at the basketball courts. The parties were separated and both people involved had minor visible injuries. Charges were pending.

— James Burkholder, 54, of 184 Jennings Ave., was taken into custody in the back yard of his residence on a warrant for failure to appear on a charge of criminal trespass at 7:33 p.m. Sunday. Officers had checked multiple locations in the city for him and while on a call on Jennings Avenue, saw people in his back yard and made contact. He was turned over to a Columbiana County sheriff’s deputy.

— A man in the 1200 block of Jennings Avenue reported at 5:53 p.m. Sunday that his window was shot with a air soft gun.

— An anonymous person spoke to an officer at 5:50 p.m. Sunday at the police station regarding a verbal dispute. The person was given options for dealing with the situation.

— Police were called at 5:38 p.m. Sunday to the Walmart parking lot on East State Street for a dog inside a vehicle with the windows up. The vehicle was running with the air on. The dog was ok.

— A caller at 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of East Sixth Street reported someone egged her boyfriend’s vehicle. There didn’t appear to be any damage.

— Possible trespassing was reported at 4:17 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Prospect Street where area residents saw a male walking away from the residence, carrying items possibly taken from the home. The property owner was contacted and responded, finding the property unsecured. The residence was secured.


— A woman in the 37000 block of state Route 558, Leetonia, reported at 2:11 p.m. Satuday that her neighbor’s dog has been defecating in her yard and she reported it to the landlord, who then contacted the other tenant and asked for it to stop. She said this upset the other tenant and he has been making comments to her now which she believes are harassing and threatening.

— A resident in the 1800 block of Jersey Ridge Road reported at 11:41 a.m. Saturday that someone has been driving a burgundy Malibu slowly up and down the road and on a few occasions, the vehicle has stopped in front of her house and photos were taken. The matter is under investigation.


— A 911 hangup call was received from the library at 3:52 p.m. Thursday. An employee explained someone hit the emergency button in the elevator. Police searched the library but nothing seemed to be out of order.

-A Pritchard Avenue man received text messages of a sexual nature on Thursday, and his stepdaughter made contact with the caller, who sent her photographs of a Sebring Police Department badge. Police were reviewing the texts when they discovered they were being sent from one of the mentally handicapped people who live in town. Police went to the person’s apartment and told him he would be charged if he continues with this behavior. Police also contacted the suspect’s mother she would know what was going on. She planned to call her son’s caseworker.

–Police were called to South Lincoln Avenue home in regard to a drug overdose at 4:07 a.m. Friday. A woman who lives there said she had already administered Narcan, and the man was now alert. The caller said she was in the other room when she heard him hit the floor and his lips and face were turning blue, which is when she administered a dose of Narcan. The man, who had a knot on his head, said he is working long hours in the oil field and must have fallen asleep. No drug paraphernalia was found.

–A woman who lives at 426 N. Market St. called police on Friday to have them keep an extra watch on her home after she noticed one of her screen windows had been pushed in. Cigarettes, coffee and a pair of women’s sunglasses were also found on the front porch.

–Police were called to the Hornsby House at 12:35 p.m. Thursday because they were having problems with a resident who goes out to the curb at night and screams and swears loudly. The female client has also threatened to kill staff. Police went to the resident’s apartment and warned her behavior could result in her being cited.

–A caller reported people were riding dirt bikes in the backyard at 324 E. Washington St. at 4:25 p.m. Thursday. There was no such activity when police arrived.


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