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Police and Court Reports

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON —Police were called to 637 N. Market St. at 6 p.m. Friday after the woman who lives there reported the landlord was attempting to enter her apartment without her permission. Police told her the landlord just wanted to remove the refrigerator, so he stood by while he took the ...

SHERIFF

— A landlord of a Depot Street, Rogers, property reported at 7:35 a.m. Monday there was a man sleeping on a mattress in the garage. He had just evicted the former tenants and believed this may be one of the former tenant’s sons. Deputies awoke the boy sleeping on the mattress, who said he ...

ODOT seeking feedback for pedestrian, bicycle plan

COLUMBUS — Recent trends in safety, demographics and demand have spurred the Ohio Department of Transportation to develop its first-ever policy plan for walking and biking. Stakeholder and public engagement will help ensure that policies and investments meet the needs of people walking and ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Nationstar Mortgage LLC vs. Rita J. Dattilio, Leetonia, foreclosure sought for property on Chestnut Street, Leetonia. Jessica Renee Garcia, East Liverpool, vs. Travis L. Keener, Wellsville, child support sought. Jennifer Lynne Burt, Columbiana, and Tadley Dale Burt, Columbiana, ...

CORRECTION

A story published Tuesday about the emergency operations levy being sought for renewal for a 10-year period by the Salem Board of Education should have said it was first passed in August 2000, not in 2014, which is when it was last renewed. The levy is expected to generate $2.1 million annually.

Wellsville man gets 3-year sentence on meth lab charges

LISBON — Christopher C. Bowersock, 36, Oak Drive, Wellsville, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to three years in prison for illegal assembly or possession of the chemicals for the manufacture of methamphetamines and illegal conveyance of a drug of abuse onto the grounds of a specified ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

—Trucker Kanan Omarov, 34, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was cited for failure to control and leaving the scene of an accident after he went off the right side of the road and struck a utility pole while driving on state Route 165 in Unity Township at 5:37 p.m. July 9. A witness reported Omarov had just ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In County Municipal Court, a July 22 preliminary hearing was set for Ray F. Woods II, 27, Whinnery Road, Winona, charged with domestic violence for allegedly grabbing Jessica Hilderbrand by the arm, swinging her around, pushed her on the bed on her belly and laid on top of her while ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded at 4:36 a.m. Tuesday to the 300 block of West Wilson Street for possible gunshots, but didn’t hear any or find anyone during a search of the area. —Cambra Kauffman, 19, of Sherman Street, Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension after a traffic stop at ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A suspicious vehicle was reported in the area of Teegarden and Gamble Roads at 10:09 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle reportedly had been parked there for about an hour. However, before deputies arrived the vehicle had already left in the direction of Gamble Road. — A woman reported at 6:07 ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In County Municipal Court, Brandon Joe Nelder, 36, Shady Lane, Lisbon, was bound over to the grand jury on a charge of felonious assault. Bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety. Nelder waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Monday. He is accused of purposely striking his ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — City police assisted Perry Township police at 12:48 a.m. Monday with a traffic stop at state Route 45 and Golf Club Lane. — A driver received a warning for not having a license plate light after a traffic stop for an equipment violation at 11:36 p.m. Sunday on Snyder Road at ...

SALEM FIRE

— Firefighters were called at 9:12 a.m. Monday to a fire alarm at Holiday Inn Express, 240 N. Cunningham Road, but were told enroute that it was a false alarm. An engine continued to the scene to make sure the alarm panel reset correctly. Hotel staff said a resident turned on a microwave and ...

PATROL

—State wildife officer Jesse S. Janosik struck a deer while driving on Clarks Mill Road in Washington Township in an ODNR pickup at 12:05 a.m. Thursday.

Police

SALEM — Police were called to the area of Ridgewood Drive and Park Avenue at 3:56 a.m. Sunday for a fireworks complaint. Police checked the area but could not find anyone setting off fireworks. — Robert E. Burge, 54, Salem, was arrested for drug paraphernalia at 1:23 a.m. Sunday on Park ...

Police

SALEM — Police assisted the Leetonia police department with an OVI sat 12:02 a.m. Saturday on South Broadway. — Police responded to the area of South Broadway Avenue at 12:53 a.m. Saturday for a report of a reckless driver. The caller reported that a vehicle almost hit another vehicle ...

EL man admits stealing pipes to buy drugs

LISBON — A 60-year-old East Liverpool man, who admitted he was stealing to buy his drugs, pleaded guilty to burglary in Common Pleas Court on Thursday. Wilbert E. Faulk, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, told Judge Scott Washam he went into a home to steal the copper plumbing so he could sell ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — An Aug. 15 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in County Municipal Court for Timothy J. Johnson, 38, Roller Coaster Road, Lisbon, charged with receiving stolen property and cited with use of an unauthorized plate and a turn signal violation. Johnson allegedly had a registration ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Lakeview Loan Servicing vs. Rachel and David Ulbright, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Fisher Road, East Liverpool. William and Roberta Barcus, East Liverpool, vs. Velis Vais, East Liverpool, et al., excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries and damages from a ...

SALEM FIRE

Firefighters responded to a fire alarm activation at 3:26 p.m. Thursday at Fresh Mark, 1735 S. Lincoln Ave., in the microwave department. Plant personnel escorted firefighters to the roof and the duct detector had activated. Firefighters checked the area and the detector had reset. The entire ...