Police Reports


— Police responded for an unruly juvenile at 8:48 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Prospect where a parent said a juvenile wasn’t listening and wouldn’t go to bed. Officers told the juvenile to go to their room and go to sleep and the juvenile listened.

— A domestic was reported at 12:11 a.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of West State Street where a woman said she and her boyfriend got into an argument. He said the same and both said it was verbal only. They were told to separate for the evening.

— A woman in the 1100 block of Elberon Avenue reported at 1:48 p.m. Saturday that her ex opened her mail and was refusing to give it back. Officers responded to East Sixth Street to talk with the ex and he provided the mail, which was addressed to him not her.

— Two dogs were reported running along the U.S. Route 62/state Route 45 bypass at 8:35 a.m. Saturday, but were not found.

— A suspicious person was reported with a bag walking around the road at Annabelle’s Restaurant on Benton Road at 10:52 p.m. Friday. He told police he was looking for a set of car keys he lost earlier.

— Police responded at 8:23 p.m. Friday to Cider Mill Road to serve a felony warrant, but learned the person sought didn’t live there.

— A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street reported at 7:36 p.m. Friday that someone broke into her apartment and took items from her bedroom.

— Police responded to a downed wire in the road on East Pidgeon near Circle K South at 7:41 p.m. Friday. The fire department removed the wire.

— An Amazon Prime driver reported a cow standing near the road at 4:12 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of Cunningham Road. Police asked a local property owner to check on his cows to see if any are missing.


— Police were called at 7:55 p.m. Sunday to the 200 block of West Pershing Street for a mower that caught fire in a garage. Officers were able to quickly extinguish the fire just before the fire department arrived.

— Two suspicious people were reported walking around in a backyard with flashlights in the 2300 block of Lexington Avenue at 6:05 p.m. Sunday. Nobody was found.

— A woman on East Fourth Street reported at 5:52 p.m. Sunday that access to her driveway was blocked by two vehicles parked in the alley. The vehicles were moved.

— A well-being check was requested at 5:50 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Everything was ok.

— Officers saw black smoke at 5:23 p.m. Sunday behind a residence in the 100 block of West Pershing and requested the fire department. Police and fire personnel made contact with a man who said he had a small bonfire and went to the store around the corner and when he came back, he found a black plastic pallet on the fire. No one else was found and the fire was put out. He was told another incident could result in charges.

— Police were called at 3:31 p.m. Sunday to Papa John’s on East State Street for a harassment report, learning a person had been calling multiple times making explicit comments. Police couldn’t reach the person and asked Leetonia Police to check on the caller in the village. Police learned an unknown person is having food delivered to a Leetonia address as a prank.

— A woman on West Wilson Street reported at 2:48 p.m. Sunday that she has custody of her grandson and his mother kept the stimulus money deposited in her account. The woman said she’s supposed to get the tax deduction for the child and her daughter wouldn’t give her the money. She was told to check with Summit County. The stimulus money isn’t a deduction and didn’t exist when she got her court order.

— A woman in the 300 block of West Pershing Street reported at 2:39 p.m. Sunday that a male was threatening to cause her physical harm. She just wanted police to be aware.

— Police were called to a domestic at 1:06 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of Fair Avenue where the caller was possibly threatened with a knife. Officers arrived and separated a male and female arguing. The male caller claimed the female broke into his residence while he was in jail for the weekend and removed some of his belongings. She said she resides there and has bills in her name there. She said someone broke in and that she didn’t take anything. She planned to take some of her clothing and leave for good. She still had some belongings that the male said he would set aside and someone else could pick them up. She was told not to return or face charges. The male also said another male threatened him with a lead pipe. He wanted all to leave, so two males and two females were told to leave and that they’ll face charges if they return.

— Police were called to Holiday Inn Express on North Cunningham Road for one to be removed at 9:27 a.m. Sunday. A man said he was paid for the next two days, but he was told to talk with the front desk personnel. He decided to get his stuff and leave after a brief conversation.


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