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Police and Court Reports

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 ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies conducted a traffic stop at 10:42 p.m. Thursday in the 5000 block of state Route 7 in New Waterford. A consent search of the vehicle uncovered drug paraphernalia and suspected narcotics. Charges are pending lab results.

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Justis Edge, 24, of Gladys Avenue, East Liverpool, was cited for driving under the influence and a red light violation after a traffic stop in the 900 block of East State Street at 7:24 p.m. Thursday. He was released to a friend and at 8:52 p.m., an officer stopped his vehicle in ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— Deputies were asked to check on someone in the 36000 block of Teegarden Road in Salem Township at 5:36 p.m. Thursday and found Jack Veon II, who was found to have an active warrant. Deputies took Veon into custody and checked on the person they were asked to check on, who reported ...

PATROL

— Andrew J. Steen, 21, of Girard, was traveling on state Route 165 in Unity Township when he struck a deer on the roadway at 7:32 p.m. Wednesday. — Vickey J. Feezle, 70, of East Palestine, was cited for failure to control when she drove off the side of Township Road 888 in Fairfield ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — A Nov. 12 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Robert J. Crespo, 33, North Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, charged with aggravated menacing for allegedly threatening Charity Todd and her daughter, including threatening to set her home on fire on Wednesday. A Nov. 12 pretrial was ...

COMMON PLEAS

New Cases Deborah Cabone, Boardman, vs Leetonia Market, et al., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Allstate Insurance vs. Gary Smith, Salem, $111,275 plus interest sought for alleged leaning tree on defendant’s property that fell onto the home of the neighbor, Deanna Withrow, ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON —William D. Cunning, 43, Spruce Street, Columbiana, was served a secret indictment charging him with possession of a fentanyl-related compound and aggravated possession of drugs, both fifth-degree felonies. On May 25, Cunning allegedly had both methamphetamines and a fentanyl-related ...

REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS

Butler Township Grayson Anderson to James and Donna Beardsley, home and 1.6 acres on U.S. Route 62; $122,000 Sevakeen Country Club to James and Lisa Herrington, home on Hillside Drive; $25,000 Center Township Denise Capel, trustee, to Emery Blissenbach, 11 acres on Steubenville Pike ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Officers responded to a 1200 block East Pershing Street home at 8 a.m. Wednesday in reference to a dispute and found the resident’s husband had already left and nothing criminal had occurred. — K9 officers assisted with a search of the Columbiana County Jail at 1:29 p.m. ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases Valerie Keys, East Liverpool, and David Keys, East Liverpool, divorce sought. Linda Cunningham vs. Dollar Tree Stores Inc., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Discover Bank vs. Judith A. Smith, Salem, $23,302 plus interest sought Docket Entries Timothy J. ...