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SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies checked on a barking dog complaint in the area of Gavers Road, Hanover Township, at 10:46 p.m. Wednesday. Several dogs could be heard barking and deputies had to determine which dog was causing the other dogs in the area to bark. Next deputies attempted to reach someone at that home by knocking loudly on the main door, but no one answered.

— Michael Gasaway, 40, was charged with domestic violence after deputies were called to a Columbiana-Lisbon Road, Fairfield Township, home at 12:45 a.m. Sunday.

— A speeding blue Honda or Acura was reported in the area of Jimtown and Wheathill Roads in Unity Township at 3:59 a.m. Thursday. At times the people inside would reportedly turn the lights on and off and sometimes get outside and walk around it. Deputies checked the area for awhile, but did not see the vehicle.

— A Taylor Road, Middleton Township, woman reported someone messing around outside the house at 3 a.m. Thursday. Deputies checked around and inside the house, but found no signs of anyone. She called her mother, who came to get her.

— A disturbance was reported on Spillway Road, Hanover Township, at 12:12 a.m. Saturday. Deputies found Jeffrey Davis had a warrant from county Municipal Court and he was transported to the county jail. Others at the home said there was no disturbance.

— While checking buildings, deputies found an overhead door open at the back of Ohio Ag, Salem-Unity Road, Salem Township, at 5:25 a.m. Thursday. There was no signs anyone had entered the building and it may have been mistakenly left open.

— A domestic dispute was reported in the 4800 block of state Route 45 in Salem Township at 9:38 p.m. Thursday, but while deputies were en route, someone called again to say the other person went to bed and things were fine.

— A suspicious person was reported in the area of the covered bridge on Eagleton Road at 3:49 p.m. Friday. Deputies found no one there.

— A domestic dispute was reported at an Emerick Road, Franklin Township, home at 12:28 a.m. Saturday, where the husband reportedly pushed his wife to the ground. She had no marks and did not want to press charges. She went to a relative’s for the night.

— Deputies checked on a state Route 45 man at 1:05 p.m. Thursday after someone reported he had been drinking and they were concerned about him. Deputies spoke to the man, who had been drinking, but had made no threats to harm himself or anyone else. He planned to stay home for the day.

— An Ottawa Trail, Middleton Township, woman reported at Thursday morning she had been scammed out of a large amount of money. The case is being handled by the secret service.

— A domestic dispute was reported in a vehicle in the area of Adams and Bye Roads, Middleton Township, at 10:35 p.m. Wednesday. It was reported the man had been driving at excessive speeds all the way home from Geneva on the Lake and when they got to the area of Adams Road, the car caught fire. He had left on foot and she had gone to a nearby home. The violence incident alleged had not been in Columbiana County and the Highway Patrol was going to handle that part of it. However, Rick Wilson, was taken into custody later on a warrant for failure to appear for a child support hearing.

— A white vehicle was reported parked in the area near the covered bridge on Teegarden Road at 11:37 a.m. Thursday. The person calling said the vehicle had been there for several days in a row and it appeared those in the vehicle were watching people on the Greenway Trail. Deputies found a man in a vehicle registered to his grandfather. The man did not have a valid license and was not driving at the time, but he was warned to hang out somewhere else and when he drives deputies will be watching for him.

— A 10th Street Extension, Yellow Creek Township, woman reported at 10:14 a.m. Thursday someone damaged the front window of her home with a gun shot. Deputies photographed the damage, which appeared to have been made by a .30-caliber rifle round. The woman said she heard a lot of shooting coming from the fields behind the house on Saturday, but she did not know where exactly they were shooting. Deputies told her to call the next time she hears shooting and they will go check the backstop to determine if it is a safe location.

— Deputies checked on a welfare of a 2-year-old child and her mother at a Bayard Road, West Township at 6:40 a.m. Thursday. Nothing was found of concern at the home.

— An intoxicated woman was reported walking down Old Irondale Road in Yellow Creek Township, at 5:20 p.m. Sunday, wearing no shoes. Samantha Crawford, 34, was charged with obstructing official business. Suspected narcotics were found and charges are pending the lab results.

— Deputies checked the Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks east of the state Route 11 overpass at 3:06 p.m. June 19 after someone reported a truck sitting in the middle of the tracks. The vehicle was not located.

— A West Main Street, Washingtonville, woman reported a possible protection order violation at 12:52 p.m. June 20.

— Deputies went to Foracker Road, Middleton Township, at 7:37 p.m. Friday where a guardian was having issues with a child. If the behavior continues, the guardian was given instructions for filing unruly charges in Juvenile Court.

— A Carbon Hill Road, Middleton Township, man reported at 3:42 p.m. June 9 he believes Negley may have been built on top of an ancient city. The man just wanted to file a report.

— A neighbor dispute was reported at a Lincoln Street, Salineville, address at 10:19 p.m. June 9. Deputies found one man, who said his neighbor was screaming at him, because he thought he was driving too fast on the road. Deputies suggested if he believes the speed limit on the road is not the correct speed, he should contact the village about having the speed limit changed.

— Someone reported seeing someone stealing items from the Calcutta Walmart at 4:47 p.m. June 9 and that person was following them around the store. The vehicle had left the St. Clair Township jurisdiction and deputies stopped the vehicle on state Route 39 near Highlandtown. The person who had called was still following the vehicle. The people in the vehicle were identified and told to drive back to the St. Clair Township police department so they could investigate the situation.

— A Depot Road child reported at 11:02 p.m. June 8 his mother and her boyfriend were having a disagreement and the boyfriend was assaulting his mother. Deputies spoke to the mother, who had been crying. Both she and the boyfriend said nothing physical had happened, they were just having a disagreement. The mother decided to leave with her son.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported in the driveway of a West Egypt Road, West Township, home at 9:10 a.m. Saturday. The deputy found the side door and garage unlocked. The deputy and a family member of the resident of the home locked things up. It did not appear anything was missing.

— The Winona KOA reported at 9:23 a.m. Wednesday someone entered their office when they were closed and stole money from the cash register. The matter is under investigation.

— A Crestview Road, Fairfield Township, man reported at 8:07 p.m. Wednesday he believed he may have been the victim of a romance scam and wanted a report on file.

— Deputies picked up a purse with several other items a resident found in a field along side of state Route 172 near Geiselman Road in West Township at 9:44 a.m. Wednesday.

— An alarm brought deputies to a home on state Route 39, Washington Township at 9:13 p.m. June 8. The owner did not live in the area and requested deputies check the home. A fan was found on in the room where the motion alarm activated. The doors and windows appeared to be secure.

— Deputies assisted a woman on Taylor Road, Middleton Township at 7:55 a.m. Sunday when she expressed a desire to get into rehab. She was transported to the hospital and further arrangements were made.

— A man at the Trails End Motel, state Route 45, Madison Township, reported at 10:05 a.m. Sunday someone had stole his Ryobi, battery-powered, riding lawn mower.

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