— Ashlei Conkle, 24, of Wellsville was taken into custody in the 300 block of Hawley Avenue on charges of obstruction, drug abuse instruments and possession of drug paraphernalia after police were called to the Hawley Avenue area at 4:34 a.m. Thursday for a call and came across Conkle, who had warrants issued. She was taken to the Columbiana County jail. Police had responded when a man reported a female on his back porch and attempting to get into his vehicle. The female told police she was being chased by a clown. Police checked the area but were unable to locate any clowns.

— An officer at 10:56 p.m. Wednesday saw a vehicle behind a closed business in the 300 block of Continental Drive, finding a male and female in the back seat. The male had an active warrant out of Mahoning County and was detained while awaiting confirmation of the warrant. Due to Mahoning County never responding, he was released.

— Police were called at 8:46 p.m. Wednesday to the 1700 block of East State Street for a suspicious male, finding the male on East State Street at Penn Avenue intoxicated. He said he was going to get food while he waited for a taxi to come.

— A man in the 900 block of South Lundy Avenue reported at 8:23 p.m. Wednesday that his ex-girlfriend got into his vehicle and took his television. She said the television belonged to her. He was told the issue was civil. He didn’t want to file charges against her for entering his vehicle.

— A resident in the 500 block of Park Avenue reported a tree down at 8:03 p.m. Wednesday. He said he lost power and wasn’t sure if any live wires were outside the residence. No live wires were found in the road. The fire department responded.

— A well-being check was requested at 7:16 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of West Third Street. The resident said a neighbor came over and said there were two unknown people inside her residence and they may have taken her purse. The residence was checked and no uninvited people were found. Two purses were located and the homeowner was told to keep her doors locked.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 7:09 p.m. Wednesday in the 1700 block of South Lincoln Avenue where people were standing around a car in the parking lot of a closed business. They were gone when police arrived. The building was secure.

— An officer responded to the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard at 6:48 p.m. Wednesday for an offense regarding a juvenile. The officer spoke with the parent, the juvenile and suspect regarding the incident. An investigation is pending.

— Police spoke with a woman from Continental Drive at 5:14 p.m. Wednesday about an issue concerning her residence. She was told it’s a civil matter.

— Officers at 4:52 p.m. Wednesday checked the area of Salem Commons on Lexington Avenue for solicitors. The anonymous caller said the men were ignorant to her after being asked to leave the private property. Police located them at the next apartment complex and advised them of the need for a permit to solicit door-to-door.

— A man reported at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday that he was driving on East State Street when a piece of 2×4 wood fell from an apartment and caused a minor dent in the hood of his vehicle.

— Officers responded to the 1200 block of Cedar Ridge to check for solicitors, but no one was located. Police had been delayed by a domestic dispute call.

— Keith House, 33, of 912 Homewood Avenue, was charged with domestic violence after police were called at 4:11 p.m. Wednesday to his address for a domestic in progress. Police spoke with the people involved and took House into custody, taking him by ambulance to the Salem Regional Medical Center for an injury he suffered to his hand during the incident. He was then taken to the Columbiana County jail.

— Police were called at 11:01 a.m. Wednesday to the 1400 block of Allen Road to assist Perry Township officers who were issuing a summons over an incident that occurred in the township the previous night. The summons was served to the person.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at 10:43 a.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of Vine Avenue. The woman said she did not want her neighbor’s animals on her side of the deck. She was told since the deck is connected, that would be an issue to take up with the landlord.


— Police spoke with a man from Andrew Avenue over the phone regarding a juvenile complaint at 9:32 p.m. Wednesday. He was told to contact the case worker involved in the matter.

— A suspicious garbage bag along the road in the 1100 block of Georgetown Road was reported at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police checked the bag and found it was full of sawdust.

— Police responded to a medical call at 4:43 p.m. Wednesday in the 2200 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The fire department said nothing was needed.

— A residential fire alarm was reported at 2:17 p.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of Highland West. An officer found the front door ajar, apparently from the wind. The homeowner was contacted and secured the door, advising everything was fine.

— A man on Hearthside Drive reported at 10:56 a.m. Wednesday that an unknown person opened a PayPal account using his Social Security Number. He hadn’t lost any money and contacted the credit bureaus to monitor any unusual activity.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 7:53 p.m. Tuesday in the 1900 block of Cider Mill Road. No vehicle was found, with the caller saying the vehicle left prior to police arriving.

— Jacob Furry, of Alliance, was given a summons for failure to comply and cited for speeding, reckless operation and drag/street racing after an officer saw a white Subaru WRX STI approaching at a higher than posted speed on state Route 14F at the interchange and attempted a traffic stop. The police radar clocked the vehicle at 100 mph in a 60 mph zone, with the officer activating the overhead lights and siren and the vehicle allegedly willfully eluding or fleeing police. The owner/driver of the vehicle was identified and located at Mac Trailer and admitted to driving the white Subaru that fled.


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