Police and Court Reports

ELECTION FILING

LISBON — While the filing deadline has passed for people wanting to run for partisan and non-partisan office in the Nov. 5 general election, people can still fill to run as a write-in candidate. Greg Bricker of East Liverpool did just that, filing petitions with the county Board of ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A man reported at 6:36 p.m. Thursday someone vandalized his truck while parked near his home on Lisbon Street, Hanoverton, stripping the bolts off her starter. — A Depot Road man reported at 8:33 p.m. Thursday another man has his lawn tractor. Deputies spoke to the other man, who ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Center Township Matthew Moore to Bruce and Anna Haug, home on Vincent Lane; $275,000 Columbiana John Ervin to John Schmitt Jr. and Heidi Hoffman, home on Pueblo Lane; $219,000 Craig and Kirk Susany, et al, to Kaitlynn and Javier Ibarra, 0.4 acre lot on Terra Verde Avenue; $38,000 ...

Woman admits violating terms of community control

LISBON — Samantha J. Monroe, 29, Shadyside, stipulated to violating the terms of her community control. She was sentenced on Monday to 18 months in Marysville for the charges, which she had previously pleaded guilty to — illegal conveyance of a drug of abuse onto the grounds of a detention ...

POLICE REPORTS

LISBON — A man was brought into the police station at 7:17 a.m. Wednesday after he was found passed out on the sidewalk on West Lincoln Way, and he did not know how to get home. The man’s mother was called to take him home. — Police were called Tuesday to the home of Robert Vecchio, ...

CORRECTION

Miracle Virden, not Alexis Cross, was cited for failure to yield turning left after an accident on state Route 7 in Columbiana Tuesday morning.

PATROL

a— Scott J. Evans, 34, Wellsville, was southbound on state Route 45 in Madison Township at 6:24 p.m. Tuesday and was struck by Richard A. Presutti, 75, Wellsville, who was eastbound on Crews Road and failed to yield. Presutti was cited for right of way and Evans was taken to the St. Elizabeth ...

POLICE

COLUMBIANA — Joseph S. Glista, 59, Columbiana, was eastbound on state Route 14 entering into the left turn lane for state Route 7 at 1:58 p.m. Thursday when Rodney W. McHorney, 35, Wellsville, pulled from the Dunkin Donuts parking lot and was struck. McHorney was cited for failure to yield ...

EL man gets community control for stolen property, possession

LISBON — In Common Pleas Court, Brian S. Noble, 48, state Route 170, East Liverpool, was placed on a four-year community control sanction, which is to include a definite term of six months at the Eastern Ohio Correction Center. Noble was being sentenced in two cases — one for receiving ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Connie S. Low, Lisbon, vs. the Columbiana County Educational Service Center, et al., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Jacob Arnette, Wellsville, vs. Christina Arnette, Wellsville, divorce sought. Docket Entries Bank of N.Y. Mellon vs. Leonard Hanlon II, et al., ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, Matthew E. Marshall, 19, Somer Street, Leetonia, was bound over to the grand jury on two counts of burglary and theft. On July 24, Marshall allegedly broke into the home of his uncle, Kevin McCormick, took keys from the house and stole both a 2009 Ford ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — A domestic was reported at 1:05 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Southeast Boulevard. Both people involved said there was a minor physical altercation over a cell phone. Neither wanted to file charges and they separated for the evening. — Cambra Irene Kauffman, 20, of Sherman ...

New deputy hired

LISBON — A Liverpool Township police officer has been hired away by the county sheriff’s office. Chase Askounes began his new job on Aug. 12. He replaces deputy Brandon Brown, who is moving from the area. Besides Liverpool Township, the 22-year-old Askounes has worked for the Lisbon, ...

PATROL

— William Earl Show, 38, Salineville, was northbound on Seigler Road in Washington Township at 9:13 p.m. Saturday and hit a calf in the road. — John Raymond Dota, 88, Canfield, was northbound on state Route 11 in Elkrun Township at 2:08 p.m. Aug. 8 and struck a large piece of plexiglas ...

Grand jury issues 42 indictments, 9 open

LISBON — The Common Pleas Court grand jury issued 42 indictments when it met this week, including nine open indictments. The remaining 31 secret indictments will be released as they are served. Brandon J. Nelder, 36, Grafton, W.Va., is charged with felonious assault, OVI and two counts of ...

Cause of death in East Liverpool train incident still unknown

EAST LIVERPOOL — It may take weeks to learn what led to an East Liverpool man’s death Tuesday. According to Brandi Phillips, chief investigator for the county coroner’s office, no autopsy was done on 45-year-old James Franklin Jr.; however, officials are waiting for toxiology results ...

Big Oak defendant pleads guilty to two drug trafficking counts

LISBON — Susan Pritt, one of the Operation Big Oak defendants, pleaded guilty to two drug-related counts during a hearing before Common Pleas Court Judge Megan Bickerton on Tuesday morning. Pritt, 35, Avondale Street, East Liverpool, was charged with aggravated trafficking in drugs, a ...

East Liverpool man gets two years prison for burglary drugs

LISBON — An East Liverpool man was sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty to burglary and a possession of drugs charge in Common Pleas Court. Michael Allen Howard, 33, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, was one of two men charged after they were found by East Liverpool police ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded at 4:47 a.m. Wednesday to Salem Regional Medical Center for a possible child abuse incident. Officers had responded earlier in the night to the 900 block of South Lundy for a young juvenile appearing to be in pain. The juvenile was transported to the hospital where ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases PNC Bank vs. Bessie J. Scott, et al., foreclosure sought for a manufactured home located on Kibler Road, New Waterford. Morgan Swoager, Hookstown, Pa., vs. Ryan A. Malcomb, East Liverpool, child support sought. Crystal Welch, Georgetown, Pa., vs. Ryan A. Malcomb, East Liverpool, ...