— A township officer at 2:06 a.m. Tuesday checked on a Salem officer on a traffic stop on Jennings Avenue near West Second after learning people in the vehicle may have been involved in a domestic. The officer stayed until no longer needed.

— A suspicious person was reported near one of the buildings at the Salem Country Club on Country Club Drive at 11:23 p.m. Monday. Police saw a vehicle leaving the area and stopped it. The driver said he was down there reminiscing. He was told he was trespassing. Police checked the buildings and everything appeared fine.

— A woman in the 1300 block of West State Street reported at 2:15 p.m. Monday that her grandson just gotten home from juvenile court and was still being unruly. She said she called the probation department and was told to call the police and have him taken to the Tobin detention center. Police checked with the prosecutor who said the same. The juvenile was transported to Tobin.

— A man in the 1300 block of Benton Road reported at 8:46 a.m. Monday that he gave a cargo van to a former employee who did not have a vehicle to go to work, along with the registration and title, and now he’s concerned. He said the male hasn’t returned his plates or transferred the title out of his name. Officers left messages for the male.

— Police responded at 6:37 p.m. Sunday to the 1100 block of Highland Avenue for a reported ATV accident, learning the accident actually occurred earlier in the day at a motocross club. Police stood by until KLG and township fire first responders arrived.

— A resident in the 200 block of Idaho Avenue reported at 6:06 p.m. Sunday that her grandchildren stole some items from a shed on Benton Road. Police spoke with the residents on Benton Road who chose not to press charges.

— A township officer assisted Salem Police at 5:10 p.m. Sunday with an investigation in the 300 block of West Pine Lake Road.

— Police responded at 11:32 a.m. Sunday to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at Salem Acres for a report of a man who called 911 saying he woke up to find his body parts had been replaced with someone else’s body parts. It was determined the man had taken a narcotic and needed medical attention. KLG arrived and took him to the hospital.

— Police responded at 3:10 a.m. Sunday to state Route 45 near Circle K for a male walking in the road. The man said he was trying to get to Lisbon. Police dropped him off at the township limits on South Lincoln.

— A man in the 1400 block of Georgetown Road reported at 3:58 p.m. Saturday that his vehicle was damaged at an unknown location.

— Police were called at 3 p.m. Saturday to the 300 block of Benton Road for a welfare check after the caller reported being unable to reach a relative. The resident was advised of the complaint.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 3:11 a.m. Saturday at Cry Baby Bridge off of Egypt Road. Goshen officers were seen leaving after speaking with the people.

— Police were called at 10:16 p.m. Friday to the 1400 block of Benton Road for a possible burglary. The caller reported someone in the garage, but police didn’t find anyone and no tool marks or signs of forced entry were found. The residence was also checked with nothing found.

— Police responded at 1:17 p.m. Friday to the 1000 block of Benton Road for a reported assault involving a firearm. The people allegedly involved told police nothing happened and they were unsure why police were called.


— Police responded at 2:05 a.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of Stewart Avenue for a domestic. One person was allegedly on the way to the police station. After getting statements, officers were unable to determine the prime aggressor due to conflicting stories. Information was being sent to the prosecutor’s office for further review with possible pending charges.

— Police conducted a traffic stop at 1:25 a.m. Tuesday involving a man on a bicycle eastbound on East State near South Broadway. The man consented to a search of his backpack with nothing illegal located. The man was sent on his way with a warning for not having lights on his bike.

— A shoplifter was reported at 8:48 p.m. Monday at Walmart on East State Street. Officers gathered information from asset protection employees. Charges will be prepared for a warrant for the suspect’s arrest.

— Police were called at 8:45 p.m. Monday for a juvenile to be removed from a residence in the 600 block of East Ninth Street. She was leaving as police arrived and was given a ride to another residence after officers checked to ensure she wasn’t a runaway. The person on East Ninth said nothing physical occurred and he only wanted her removed.

— Jillian Coppock, 22, of Hubbard, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 6:58 p.m. Monday in the municipal parking lot on East Pershing. During a consented search, a digital scale with suspected narcotics residue was found. Charges were being prepared for a warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia.

— A man came into the lobby at 5:03 p.m. Monday with a dog he said was following him around. The dog did not have tags, but did have a chip. A male was contacted who said he gave the dog away last year to a female. Police were attempting to contact her.

– A business owner in the 1200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue reported at 3:11 p.m. Monday that a female rented a U-Haul truck from Youngstown and was supposed to return it to the South Ellsworth Avenue location Sunday afternoon but had not returned it. Officers were advised the female said a male she knew stole the vehicle from her. Officers checked a few locations, including an address on East Pershing, but did not find the truck, which was going to be reported stolen to U-Haul corporate.

— An intoxicated female was reported walking in the street in the 400 block of West Sixth at 2 p.m. Monday, but was not found.

— An item recovered at South Lincoln and Southeast Boulevard was turned over to police at 11:46 a.m. Monday.

— A business owner in the 500 block of East State Street reported at 10:58 a.m. Monday that he was having issues with a male around his business, noting there was an incident with the same male on Sunday when he pulled his pants down in front of the business owner’s wife. Now he’s at the business staring at her and making her fearful to get out of her car. He reportedly didn’t say anything to her. Officers responded and made contact with the male who was found near the business in question. He said he was just sitting in the area and was not bothering anyone intentionally. He was told to stay away from the business and the employees and customers and went on his way.


— Gary Ridgley, 40, of Lisbon, and Levi Shields, 24, of East Liverpool, were arrested after providing false information while speaking with police at 5:40 a.m. Monday. Ridgley was also charged with drug paraphernalia.

— Guy Hill Jr., 49, of Columbiana, was arrested on a warrant out of Michigan at 10:17 a.m. Monday.


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