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Police and Court Reports

SHERIFF’S OFICE

— Deputies investigated a reported assault at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 7700 block of Depot Street in Rogers. The alleged victim said the subject charged him over a past verbal altercation and he didn’t want to press charges. — Two subjects waiting for assistance with a flat tire were ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— No citations were issued at 4:32 p.m. May 15 in Center Township. Herman Wilkes, 50, of Saltwell Road in Lisbon was operating his motorcycle at 4:32 p.m. May 15 on Miller Road, when a bicycle riden by Zayden West Nenichka, 9, went over the center line into his path. Wilkes refused medical ...

Driver in pedestrian death in Franklin Square gets 3-year prison sentence

LISBON — Dale E. Dennison, the driver responsible for the hit and run death of a man walking in the Franklin Square area in October of 2018, apologized to the family of Nicholas Paul Crookston prior to being sentenced to three years in prison in Common Pleas Court on Friday morning. “I ...

POLICE REPORTS

Salem — EMT ambulance pulled up to the police station door on East Pershing at 1:07 a.m. Friday to request help with a patient they were having trouble with whom police had recently had committed to Salem Regional Medical Center. The person was reportedly attempting to get out of the cot ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A state Route 517, Elkton, woman reported at 7:16 p.m. Thursday, her neighbor was destroying her flower bed around her mailbox. Deputies discovered the flower bed actually was around both mailboxes. Speaking to the neighbor, deputies learned the woman has been taking down the American flags ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Douglas W. Barnhart, 55, of Wellsville, was traveling on Y and O Road in Saint Clair Township when he drove off the side of the road and struck an area of trees at 9:44 p.m. Tuesday. Barnhart was lifeflighted to UPMC Pittsburgh with serious injuries, and charges are pending. — Jacob B. ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In County Municipal Court, Griffin M. Wright, 22, Eighth Street, Wellsville, was bound over to the grand jury on a charged of breaking and entering after allegedly entering the home of Nicole Shreve on Chester Avenue, Wellsville and taking an Xbox One and a welder on Feb. 7. The ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — Shane Potts, 30, Avondale Street, East Liverpool, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to 18 months in prison for burglary, a first-degree felony. Potts broke into the Park Boulevard East, East Liverpool, home of Gloria Sosack by kicking the door on Sept. 8. He took her phone and ...

COMMON PLEAS 

New Cases Nicole Marie Davis, Salem, and Devon N. Davis, Washingtonville, dissolution sought. Brion K. Bailey, Lisbon, vs. Alexandria I. Bailey, Lisbon, divorce sought. Docket Entries Brooke A. Kuszmaul, Alliance, and Joshua D. Kuszmaul, Sebring, dissolution granted. Bobbie Jo Riley, ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — Pauline A. Asano-Travers, 52, Dorwood Drive, Alliance, was served a secret indictment charging her with aggravated possession of drugs for allegedly having methamphetamines on Aug. 4, 2019. The indictment was issued by the grand jury in February.

REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS

Center Township Donald and Joann Hall to Katey Roberts, home on Hill Street; $31,800 Columbiana Donald and Helen Gormley to Ronald Gill and Mary Toney-Gill, home on James Street; $155,000 East Liverpool Edward Penny to Dustin Randolph, home on Rubicon Street; gift Pamela Cottrell to ...

Drug busts in Beaver Twp. net cash, guns

NORTH LIMA — Beaver Township police have gathered more information regarding two drug investigations taking place earlier in the week, leading to major drug busts. According to WKBN First News, township officers, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Ohio Board of Pharmacy conducted ...

Homeworth man sentenced to probation for selling firearms

CLEVELAND — William Draher, 71, of Homeworth, was sentenced in U.S. District Court to two years of probation Tuesday after pleading guilty earlier to selling firearms without a license from January 2013 to July 2018. Judge James Gwin also fined Draher $15,000. Also as part of his plea ...

POLICE REPORTS

Perry Township — Police responded at 6:42 p.m. Tuesday to the 800 block of Georgetown Road for a report of suicidal threats by a female who said it was due to not taking medication. KLG and fire department first responders arrived and she was transported to Salem Regional Medical ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Threats were reported by Cannon Mills Road, East Liverpool, resident at 11:55 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies gathered the statements, videos and messages and forwarded the information the prosecutor’s office. — A Foundry Hill Road, Franklin Township, resident reported at 12:43 a.m. Thursday ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A May 28 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Sara M. Bowser, 37, Mudbridge Road, Enon Valley, Pa., charged with grand theft, theft and violations of order issued by the director of health. Bowser was charged on March 28 after she and a man she was ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON – In Common Pleas Court, Robert A. Harroff, 31, Lisbon Street, Columbiana, pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated possession of drugs for having both methamphetamines and oxycodone on May 20, 2018. Sentencing is set for Nov. 19. The charges were in connection with a 14-person ...

COMMON PLEAS 

Docket Entries Village of Wellsville vs. Kevin A. Scott, et al., defendants ordered to pay plaintiff $4,507 plus interest for unpaid income taxes for years 2013-2018.

Walkaway who walked back pleads guilty

LISBON — Of the three inmates who walked away from the county jail last June, Michael Conzett was the one who returned on his own. In Common Pleas Court this week, Conzett, 23, Rigby Street, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to escape before Judge Megan Bickerton. Chief Assistant County ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Amy and Gary Wilson, Wellsville, vs. David W. Shroades, Columbiana, excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries and damages from a traffic crash on state Route 14 in Salem on May 22, 2018. County Treasurer vs. Stacie L. Cope, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent ...