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Police and Court Reports

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Police responded at 2:35 a.m. Tuesday to the 900 block of South Lundy Avenue for an attempted suicide after a caller said a person drank bleach and was going to kill himself before he ran up the street. He could not be found, then officers returned to the residence and found the ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON —A Nov. 4 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Grady Hall Jr., 42, state Route 14, Columbiana, charged with improper transportation of a weapon for allegedly having a loaded firearm, a 9-millimeter Ruger handgun, in his vehicle while intoxicated on ...

Probation terminated, Empire man sentenced to prison

LISBON — Timothy R. McCourt, 36, Empire, appeared in Common Pleas Court Friday for a probation violation hearing. McCourt had his probation dishonorably terminated and was sentenced to eight months in prison, but credited with 78 days already served. McCourt had been on probation after ...

POLICE REPORTS

COLUMBIANA — Travis J. Beiling, 35, was picked up on an arrest warrant for domestic violence out of the sheriff’s office. He was served with the warrant at a West Railroad Street at 5:57 p.m. Monday. — Nathan Shultz of Columbiana was cited for driving under suspension following a ...

POLICE REPORTS

SALEM — Officers responded to a report of criminal trespassing in the 900 block of East State Street at 11:51 a.m. Sunday, but the individual in question had already left. Officers searched the area but were unable to find the person. — Officers responded to the 200 block of East Fifth ...

FIRE REPORTS

SALEM — The fire department responded to a commercial fire alarm in the 200 block of South Ellsworth Avenue at 1:35 a.m. Monday. Nothing was showing from the exterior and firefighters found a wet alarm system, but no slowing water. Firefighters stood by until the keyholder arrived. — ...

Police

SALEM — A driver received a verbal warning for a traffic violation after a traffic stop at 11:18 p.m. Saturday on East Fourth Street at North Lundy. K-9 Simon indicated to the presence of a narcotic odor. — A suspicious vehicle was reported at 10:44 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of ...

Highway Patrol

— A 17-year-old girl was cited for assured clear distance ahead as a juvenile traffic offender after the eastbound vehicle she was driving on Crestview Road in Fairfield Township at 7:15 p.m. Aug. 25 struck the rear of another eastbound vehicle driven by Bruce Hetrick, 52, of Columbiana, who ...

Police

SALEM — Patricia Lynn Dunbar, 21, of North Jackson, was charged with theft and taken to the Columbiana County jail after police were called to Walmart on East State Street at 3:15 p.m. Friday for a shoplifting incident. A female was caught in the self checkout placing items into bags ...

Sheriff’s Reports

— A Speidel Road, West Township, woman reported at 1 a.m. Saturday her ex-boyfriend was there causing a disturbance. Michael A. Wilson was charged with two counts of aggravated menacing and taken to jail. — A suspicious vehicle and male were reported at 5:50 p.m. Friday near the ...

MARKET REPORTS

Damascus Livestock Auction Quotations Tuesday August 27, 2019 Hogs – Receipts 5 Head No. 1’s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $52 No. 2’s & 3’s 230 to 260 lbs. $25 to $35 Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $20 to $30 Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $20 to $32 Boars $3 to $5 Light Boars $3 to ...

PATROL

—William S. Weaver, 21, of Jackson, Ala., was cited for failure to control after he drove through the stop sign on Buckeye Road and Roller Coaster Road in Madison Township at 9:41 p.m. Wednesday. Weaver proceeded through the stop sign at the T intersection and continued up and down an ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— A home being remodeled on U.S. Route 62, Butler Township, was found unlocked when an alarm alerted deputies at 9:43 a.m. Wednesday. No one was found inside. It is unknown if anything was missing. Deputies secured the door. — Members of the congregation at the Hope Christian Church on ...

PROPERTY TRANSFERS

Butler Township Virginia Huffman, trustee, to Brent and Teryn Woolf, home, farm buildings and 126 acres on $862,500 John and Nancy Thomas to Jarrett and Ladine Gfeller, property on U.S. Route 62; gift Center Township Barbara Guy (sheriff’s sale) to U.S. Bank Association, home and 1 ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — An Oct. 17 pretrial was set in County Municipal Court for Stephen J. Ogletree, 28, Main Street, Wellsville, charged with two counts of prohibitions concerning companion animals for allegedly leaving a male and a female pit bull inside an unoccupied home on Opal Drive, Wellsville. ...

COMMON PLES COURT

New Cases Bank of New York Mellon Trust Co. vs. the unknown heirs of Katherine L. Russell, et al., foreclosure sought for property on McDonald Street, East Liverpool. Wells Fargo Bank vs. Nancy M. Hillyer, Minerva, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Rochester Road, Minerva. Jarrod ...

Hurricane Dorian gains fury but might skirt Florida coast

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Dorian powered toward Florida with increasing fury Friday, menacing its eastern coast with a potentially devastating direct hit but giving indications it might deliver just a glancing blow as it marches up the coastline. Forecasters warned that no one is out of danger ...

POLICE REPORTS

PERRY TWP. — Police responded to the area of Depot and Snyder roads at 3:41 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a suspicious person loading a rifle and getting into a vehicle. Police were unable to find the person. — Police responded to an 1100 block Prospect Street home at 4:57 p.m. ...

MUNICIPAL COURT

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, Nikera T. Holmes, 21, Cleveland, was bound over to the grand jury on a tampering with evidence charge. On Aug. 18 Holmes was a passenger in a vehicle in Wellsville and fled the vehicle on foot from police, before she allegedly hid two bags containing a ...

COMMON PLEAS COURT

New Cases U.S. Bank National Association vs. Brian W. Allison, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Hatcher Road, New Waterford. Bonnie L. Banar, Salem, vs. Christopher L. Patrick, Salem, divorce sought. Jeffrey Adams, Lisbon, vs. Abigail Adams, Salem, divorce sought. Docket ...