— A man reported at 1:38 a.m. Friday that a male and female assaulted him outside a business in the 700 block of West State Street before running off. He didn’t want to press charges. Officers were unable to locate them.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at 12:33 a.m. Friday in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue where a caller said his neighbor walked across his property before having a verbal altercation. Zero physical violence took place. Both parties agreed to return home and stay inside for the evening.

— Police responded at 11:56 p.m. Thursday to the railroad tracks for a possible pedestrian struck by a train. Officers and fire department personnel searched the tracks and were unable to find any evidence of anyone being struck. Witnesses gave a description and identified the person. Officers located the male on West State Street. He said he crossed in front of the train.

— Ryan Thompson, 38, whose last known address was state Route 154, Lisbon, was charged with disorderly conduct and taken to the Columbiana County jail after police investigating a separate complaint at 11:07 p.m. Thursday on Newgarden Avenue saw an intoxicated male holding a beer can and stumbling down the sidewalk, almost falling into the road. He was slurring his words and officers could smell a strong odor of alcoholic beverage on him. He said he was attempting to walk to a friend’s house.

— Loud music was reported at 11:05 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of West Wilson Street. The homeowner turned it down.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at 10:21 p.m. Thursday in the 300 block of Newgarden Avenue where a woman said her neighbor directed profanities and other vulgar slurs toward her. After being advised zero threats were made, officers spoke with the neighbor who was advised of disorderly conduct laws.

— A burglary was reported at 10:17 p.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of East Pershing Street where a resident said she heard a noise and somebody had damaged her back door.

— Santana Petrich, 42, of East Palestine, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at 9:10 p.m. Thursday on East State near North Madison. No contraband was found during a consented search. The vehicle occupants were given a courtesy ride to a house on East Ninth Street.

— Police responded at 8:43 p.m. Thursday to the 300 block of West State Street to check on a male who was upset and having personal issues. Due to being intoxicated, he was transported to his home.

— A dispute was reported at 8:32 p.m. Thursday in the 500 block of East Third Street where yelling could be heard. Officers discovered it was the same people they had responded to multiple times for arguing and being loud. They were given a warning for disorderly conduct.

— Beth Hale, 35, of 615 Deming St., was charged with obstruction and taken to the Columbiana County jail after allegedly refusing to cooperate or identify herself when police were following up on a hit/skip from last weekend in the 500 block of South Broadway at 5:15 p.m. Thursday. The report said officers were speaking with the registered owner of the vehicle involved when she refused to cooperate.

— Police were called at 2:14 p.m. Thursday to State Street Salon in the 300 block of East State for a customer who received service and left without paying the full amount for services. The salon didn’t want to press charges if the customer didn’t realize the full price. Officers contacted the customer and learned she was unaware of the full price and it was a misunderstanding. She returned to the salon to pay the full price of the service.

— Police were called at 2:08 p.m. Thursday to the 1100 block of East State Street to check on a male lying in the grass and not moving. The male said he was just relaxing and was ok. He was sent on his way.

— A civil issue was reported at 1:24 p.m. Thursday in the 900 block of West Wilson Street. Both parties were told their options.

— A man on North Lincoln reported at 12:55 p.m. Thursday that he was receiving unwanted phone calls from a person known to him. He was told his options.

— Police responded to the Giant Eagle area parking lot on East State Street for an elderly woman who fell. Officers assisted until fire department first responders and medics arrived. She refused treatment.

— A woman in the 300 block of South Lincoln reported at 9:07 a.m. Thursday that someone known to her entered her residence without her knowledge or permission. The man took some belongings that belonged to a friend. The man was contacted by police and said he knocked at the window as he always does and then went inside. He said the friend asked him to retrieve the items in question. He was told not to return.


— Police responded to the area of the Blossom nursing home where a caller at 7:52 a.m. Friday reported a male with a long gun walking into the woods near the facility. Officers didn’t locate anyone.

— A domestic was reported between two people in the 700 block of Bethel at 11:45 p.m. Thursday. Information was sent to the prosecutor for review of charges.

— Police were called at 7:36 p.m. Thursday to the area of West Pine Lake Road and Duck Creek Road, where a man who identified himself as a census worker with proper identification reported being threatened with a gun. He said he stopped at a residence to ask where a certain address was and the homeowner came out with a gun and told him to get off his property. The gun was never pointed at the man, but he was concerned due to others out attempting to locate this address. The officer told him the address he’s looking for is an abandoned residence.

— A woman in the 1300 block of West Pine Lake Road said her dog, a short black with white chest lab mix, has been missing for two weeks. She called the humane society and dog warden and said the dog warden is the only one who won’t call her back.

— A man in the 1100 block of Beechwood reported possible threats at 2:32 p.m. Thursday. He said a female has been telling others that she wants someone to beat him up over past dealings. He wanted a report on file in case something happens.

— A woman from the 1500 block of Grant Avenue reported at 1:39 p.m. Thursday that her car was stolen. She said she let a friend who she only knows as Sarah take her car and she failed to give it back.


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