— Police were called at 2:03 a.m. Sunday to an EMT call in the 200 block of Walnut where a person fell. A squad was enroute from Columbiana.

— An officer was dispatched at 5:53 p.m. Saturday to Industry Street for an alarm and saw a vehicle leaving the building area. The vehicle was stopped and the driver reported he had just left the building and had a key but had not been given the alarm codes. He worked for the company that’s moving into the building in April.

— Michael Gaut, 51, and his passenger, Barbara Watson, 51, both of Canton, were each cited for possession of marijuana and possession of marijuana paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Columbia Street at 11:37 p.m. Saturday for a missing headlight. The officer could smell marijuana coming from inside the vehicle and the driver admitted to having marijuana. During a probable cause search, officers found marijuana in several pill bottles and pipes used to smoke it. Marijuana and a pipe were also located in the passenger’s purse. The driver was determined to not be impaired and was safe to drive home.

— Police were dispatched to Elm Street at 1:33 a.m. Friday for a person who was allegedly threatened. A man who was very intoxicated kept saying he wanted to file a report against the property owner who he said was going to kill him. He was taken to the station for a statement and was unable to fill it out due to his condition. He was told to come back the following day and was taken back to his residence and never returned.

— An officer returning to the station from Leetonia school at 6:57 p.m. Thursday saw a female walking in the road on Walnut Street near the library who was throwing her hands into the air and appeared to be distraught. The officer parked at the library and approached the female, who said she was suicidal. EMS responded and she was transported for treatment.


— A domestic was reported at 11:21 p.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of West State Street where a juvenile female said she and her live-in boyfriend got into an altercation and he pulled her hair. The female’s hair seemed knotted up but there were no other visible injuries. She was told her options and the male left for the evening to avoid further altercation.

— Police and fire department first responders arrived at Blossom Lane at 10:35 p.m. Sunday for a lift assist for a patient who fell.

— A protection order violation was reported at 12:06 a.m. Sunday in the 1900 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Salem police were also there and determined there was no violation due to the courts dismissing the protection order.

— An open 911 line was reported at 2:18 p.m. Saturday in the 1300 block of West State Street. Police found a young juvenile was playing with the phone and there were no issues.

— Joshua Donnalley, 23, of Salem, was taken into custody after turning himself in for an outstanding warrant Saturday. Police had gone to a residence in the 400 block of Michigan Avenue looking for him at 12:59 p.m. and were told he no longer lived there. A short while later, he turned himself in. He was turned over to a Columbiana County sheriff’s deputy and taken to the county jail.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 6:37 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of Canterbury Lane where a caller said a red Sunfire had been parked on the private drive for a few days. Police attempted contact with the owner but were unable to reach him.

— A welfare check was requested at 12:29 a.m. Friday in the 1800 block of Newgarden Avenue, but the vehicle belonging to the person was not there.

— A township officer assisted an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper on a traffic stop on U.S. Route 62 at Ohio Avenue at 12:32 a.m. Friday during a search of a vehicle.

— A domestic dispute was reported in the 1800 block of Cider Mill Road at 5:22 p.m. Thursday over a female coming back to the residence after she had moved out and was renting another residence. She said she was advised by her attorney to go back. There were no threats or physical violence. Both parties were told of their rights to the marital property and both remained.

— A woman in the 1000 block of Andrew Avenue reported at 4:13 p.m. Thursday that her ex-boyfriend is calling and texting her and threatened to get her fired at her place of employment. A protection order had been issued, but had not been served at that point.

— A woman at 4:26 p.m. Thursday reported concerns about possibly being contacted by friends of her boyfriend.


— Police were called back to a residence in the 1000 block of Buckeye Avenue at 3:32 a.m. Monday for suspicious activity and found the resident appeared paranoid. Fire department first responders and EMT evaluated the man but officers left after he refused treatment and no signs of suspicious activity were present. Police had been called to the same neighborhood at 3:15 a.m. for a 911 hangup call on Buckeye Avenue, but nobody answered the door at the residence in question. At 1:41 a.m., the man who later refused treatment had called police to report odd things occurring at his home and wanted them to check. Officers checked the residence and everything seemed fine. Earlier, at 11:36 p.m. Sunday, police were called to the residence for a shattered window.

— Police responded at 11:23 p.m. Sunday to the 1300 block of West State Street to assist Perry Township with a domestic.

— A woman requested a well-being check at 5:12 p.m. Sunday on a male relative in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue. She said she was speaking to her brother on the phone and he was confused. She also said he has had several head injuries. Officers made contact and the male was very confused and didn’t know where he was. First responders were called to the scene and he was voluntarily transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by EMT.

— A man in the 200 block of Park Avenue reported at 3 p.m. Sunday that it appeared someone forced entry into his home and stole his television.

— A reckless operator was reported at 12:04 p.m. Sunday on North Cunningham and East State, but the vehicle was not found.


— Police responded to a report of a smoke alarm going off at the Fleming House at 11:59 p.m. Saturday. They evacuated the building until the fire department arrived, and fire officials determined the alarm was set off by a resident smoking. The resident denied she was smoking inside but admitted to having “flat-ironed” her hair.

— A woman who lives on North Park Avenue reported at 12:16 a.m. Saturday there was someone in her bathroom because she heard something fall. Police arrived to find a table pushed against the bathroom door but there was no one inside. Police then asked the woman if she was using drugs again, and the woman said she had earlier in the evening. With her permission, police checked the residence and her vehicle but did not find any contraband.


— Lisa Shreve, 50, of Columbiana, was arrest for domestic violence at 10:47 a.m. Sunday.


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