— Kathy Moore, 57, of Salem, collided with a deer on Depot Road near Stewart Road at 3:28 a.m. Thursday, with her car sustaining minor damage.

— A passerby at 12:19 a.m. Thursday reported a male drinking in a vehicle in the Fresh Mark parking lot on South Lincoln Avenue. Police spoke to the male and found no alcohol.

— Officers spoke at 3:31 p.m. Wednesday to a woman from the 700 block of West Pidgeon Road who believed her ex violated a protection order. Information will be sent to the prosecutor for review.

— Police were called at 3:47 p.m. Tuesday to the 2500 block of Cunningham Road for a reported roll-over accident, but the Ohio State Highway Patrol was already on the scene, which was located in Salem Township.

— A representative of Brookdale Senior Living on South Lincoln Avenue reported at 3:36 p.m. Tuesday that someone cut the catalytic converter off of the facility’s Ford E-350 bus parked on the property.


— A barking dog was reported at 3:26 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of East Eighth Street. Police found the dog roaming freely in a front yard and returned it to the owner.

— A disorderly man was reported at 11:53 p.m. Wednesday on the side of the street in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue. The man was identified and picked up by his sister, who took him home.

— Police responded at 10:59 p.m. Wednesday to the 1700 block of East State Street, where a man said he located drug paraphernalia in his apartment while cleaning up after the mess his ex made prior to her being arrested. The paraphernalia was collected and destroyed. Police had been called to the residence at 9:50 p.m. by a woman who wanted to get her belongings and leave. Before she left, police learned there was an active warrant for her arrest. Ashley McGuire, 32, of North Ellsworth Avenue, was taken into custody and turned over to a sheriff’s deputy to be taken to jail.

— A nurse from the Cleveland Clinic-Akron General Hospital spoke with police at 9:47 p.m. Wednesday about a possible sex offense that occurred in the city in December. The victim was an adult female who did not want to make a report with law enforcement, but the nurse was required to report it. She was provided with a phone number to give to the victim in case she wants to speak with an officer.

— A man from Jones Drive reported at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday that he had a problem in the McDonald’s drive-thru on East State Street and just wanted his money back. Officers spoke with the manager, who agreed to give the man his money back.

— A suspicious person was reported at Mercy Health on East Second Street at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday. Officers made contact and told the man the business was closed and he needed to leave.

— Police were called at 6:25 p.m. Wednesday to the 1100 block of Cleveland Street for a dispute over a swimming pool. The caller claimed the water in his back yard came from the neighbor’s pool. The neighbor said it was the remaining water left on the cover. He said he would try to avoid it flowing into the yard.

— Police responded at 4:07 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of South Broadway Avenue for a male causing a scene and yelling at people who were not there. Officers made contact with him at State and Broadway and he was upset, claiming an unknown woman was yelling at him. He said he would stay inside for the evening.

— A woman on Spring Avenue at 3:38 p.m. Wednesday reported receiving a letter from the Department of Job and Family Services about a possible fraudulent claim. She was given contact numbers to speak with someone about the unemployment claim.

— An animal complaint was reported at 3:32 p.m. Wednesday on Walnut Street, but no animal was found.

— A man at 2:27 p.m. Wednesday reported being a victim of fraud on a large amount of money on gift cards from Home Depot in December. In early 2021, he said his bank account had been hacked, too, with money being deposited by unknown persons and then withdrawn until overdrawn. The incident is under investigation.

— Officers were called at 1:28 p.m. Wednesday to the hospital emergency room for a disorderly intoxicated male who was not allowed to leave due to his high level of intoxication. Officers spoke with him and he calmed down.

— A woman reported at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday that a female was asked to leave the Smith Center apartments on East Fourth Street and management did not want her to return. The manager was told options for dealing with the situation.

— Police were called at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to the 500 block of West State Street under the Cranmer bridge for suspicious activity or person. Officers were familiar with the man found there who said he was homeless and living under the overpass. Officers got him in touch with a local resident who was able to provide him some assistance.

— A man and his wife in the 800 block of West Wilson Street reported at 11:27 a.m. Wednesday that they received a phone call from a person known to them who became irate and said she would get them. They wanted the threat documented.

— Michael Hamilton, 32, whose last known address was Vine Avenue, was taken into custody and taken to jail on an active warrant out of Columbiana County in the 200 block of North Broadway at 10:21 a.m. Wednesday.

— A dog was reported at large at 10:12 a.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of West Wilson Street. Police located the dog and owner and advised of the leash laws. The owner said it won’t happen again.

— A woman at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday reported issues she had with some required documents. Officers requested medical personnel respond to assess her mental state. They provided her with options available to assist her.

— A loud explosion was heard on East Sixth Street at 6:48 a.m. Wednesday, but no source was located.


— Markus J. Kalnasy, 23, Cortland, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 14 near West Pine Lake Road at 10:44 p.m. Feb. 27.

— Josie Rose Clemens, 21, Boardman, was cited for no headlights and no driver’s license following a traffic stop at Lisbon and West South Range roads at 8:37 p.m. Feb. 28.

— Daniel S. Goske, 32, Canfield, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash at Lisbon and Salem Unity roads at 12:15 p.m. Feb. 26 in which he was southbound and failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a stopped vehicle. No injuries were reported.


— A private property crash on South Main Street was reported at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday.

— A woman and her husband reported an AT&T scam at 1:22 p.m. Wednesday.


— An officer responded to an accident on East Lincoln Way at 3:48 p.m. Tuesday. The caller advised that a driver struck a road sign and was sitting inside of her car. The officer spoke to the woman who appeared to be very confused and disoriented. The woman said she had been ill for the last six weeks and was on her way to work. The officer advised the woman to be checked out at a local hospital.

— A person called to report an intoxicated man in front of Geronimo’s Hardware on West Park Avenue at 12:48 p.m. Wednesday. An officer along with the chief responded and found the man outside drinking a bottle of vodka. They drove the man home and warned him that he would be charged with fourth-degree disorderly conduct if he came back into town that day.


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