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Police and Court Reports

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies were called to the New Day recovery facility on Union Ridge Road, Middleton Township at 7:32 p.m. after a patient cut his throat and the man was being combative with EMTs called to the scene. The state wildlife officer also responded, and he rode to the hospital in the ambulance ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, James Huntting, 36, Trentvale Street, East Liverpool, was sentenced to 180 days in jail, credited with 17 days, fined $1,325 and had his license suspended for four years for OVI second offense, OVI second offense/breath .17 gram, driving under ...

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Wilmington Savings Fund v. Wayne R. Tate, et al; foreclosure sought against property at 607 Broadway, Wellsville. Kent State University v. Candice L. Smith of Salem; collection sought of $2,502 owed for tuition and educational services. Docket Entries Lacey Hayward of Lisbon ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — The following were served with secret indictments issued this year by the county grand jury: Nicholas J. O’Hanlon,22, Crestview Drive, East Liverpool, charged with aggravated possession of meth, with the alleged crime occurring on Jan. 6. Devontae M. McKinney, 28, of Cleveland, ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded at 4:12 a.m. Wednesday to the 400 block of Continental for a suspicious male wearing a red jacket knocking on random doors. Officers were unable to locate the person but did find some items that appeared out of place. The property owner said everything was ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— William R. Beeson, 22, of Salem, was cited for OVI, failure to control and leaving the scene of an accident after driving off the side of Stroup Road in Hanover Township and striking trees at 11:06 p.m. Monday. While troopers were at the scene, they allegedly noticed a man in a white van ...

William H. Lockridge Jr.

NORTH BENTON— William H. Lockridge Jr., 63, died Monday at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born June 1, 1957 to William Lockridge Sr. and the late Shirley (Lockridge) Bolt. Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 11/12/20

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases County Treasurer vs. Cynthia A. Humpe, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Hoppel Drive, East Liverpool. County Treasurer vs. Robert J. Davis, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Jennings Avenue, East ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A Nov. 19 preliminary hearing was set for Steven J. McVay, 39, Trinity Church Road, Lisbon, charged with theft for allegedly taking a vehicle owned by Brian Mills and stolen from in front of a North Walnut Street location in East Palestine on Sept. 17. The charge is a fourth-degree ...

Salineville man pleads guilty to theft of unemployment benefits

LISBON — John R. Parrish, 48, Hazel Run Road, Salineville, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to a misdemeanor theft charge, a lesser charge to the fifth-degree felony charge he initially faced. He requested immediate sentencing and was placed on two years community control by Judge Megan ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies responded at 6:29 a.m. Tuesday to the intersection of Coffee School and Woodsdale Roads about a vehicle sitting partially in the roadway with no one around. The deputy went to the home of the registered owner, where the owner’s husband explained it had just stopped when their ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — Police were called to the Days Inn parking lot about a man with chest pains at 9 a.m. Sunday. The man was in a van and had pulled in after experiencing chest pain he said was so severe he was unable to open his eyes. An ambulance arrived to transport the man to a local ...

Lisbon man pleads guilty to vehicular assault, OVI

LISBON — Brandon J. Nelder, 37, Shady Lane, Lisbon, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to aggravated vehicular assault, OVI and two counts of endangering children. On July 6, 2019, Nelder was intoxicated when he was driving with his two children, ages 5 and 3, in the backseat and when his ...

Police Reports

SALEM — A Painter Road resident reported at 4:35 a.m. Monday that a loud vehicle exhaust woke him up. The vehicle was not found. — A woman in the 700 block of North Lincoln reported at 11:25 p.m. Sunday that her child left the residence with an unknown person. Police learned she was 18 ...

Common Pleas Court

New Cases Danny Knight, East Palestine, vs. the Lisbon Assembly of God, $17,896 plus interest for allegedly failure to pay for renovations to a parking lot from Oct. 9, 2018. U.S. Bank vs. the unknown heirs of Lucille Palmer, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Calcutta-Smith Ferry ...

Municipal Court

LISBON — A Nov. 17 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for James A. Knezetic, 29, Aetna Street, Salem, charged with tampering with evidence and possession of drug paraphernalia for allegedly having marijuana paraphernalia and throwing a bag containing suspected ...

Sheriff’s Office

— A domestic dispute was reported at a Millrock Road, Middleton Township, address at 3:45 p.m. Sunday. The man claimed his live-in girlfriend attempted to physically harm him, but he did not wish to pursue charges. — Deputies responded to an alarm at 1:17 a.m. Saturday at a Longs Crossing ...

Younstown man charged with unauthorized use of vehicle

LISBON — Sterling Antione Fant, also known as Slip, 34, Youngstown, was served a secret indictment charging him with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, a fifth-degree felony. On June 1, 2019, Fant allegedly took a 2015 Kia Soul belonging to Patricia Edgell, an elderly woman, and not ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Officers responded at 6:44 p.m. Nov. 7 to the area of Newgarden Avenue and Liberty Street for several loud explosions. Nothing could be found. — Eric D. Collins, of West Perry Street, was served at 6:59 p.m. Nov. 7 in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue with a warrant after a ...

HIGHWAY PATROL

— Arlene Courtney, of 12th Street in Homeworth, was cited at 12:13 p.m. Nov. 4 in Knox Township with failure to yield, after she allegedly was struck by Joshua E. Arnold, of Waynesburg, after not yielding at a stop sign near Gorgetown Road. — No citations were issued for two deer vs motor ...