- A domestic dispute was reported on Depot Road, Lisbon, at 6:03 a.m. Tuesday. Devin Hogan reported he and his father argued about him talking on his cell phone late at night. His father began to argue with him and he went outside to cool down. That is when he claims his father attacked him, choked him, hit him and threw a pot at his head. Devin Hogan had visible injuries. Michael Hogan claimed they argued and there was a pushing match between them. Michael Hogan was charged with domestic violence.
- Jamie Weston, Lakeview Drive, Hanoverton, reported at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday a person she has a protection order against called her from a restricted phone number that morning. She heard him say, "Jamie, I just want to tell you ..." and she hung up the phone.
- Jo-Ann Bogart, Cusick Road, Lisbon, reported at 2:46 p.m. Monday someone broke into her home earlier in the day taking a safe, Kindle and an electronic tablet.
- Morris Cross, Granite Falls, Minn., reported at 12:04 p.m. Monday, he is a contractor at the Kensington gas plant and there about 800 employees working at the plant. When the project began they brought all the necessary tools from Minnesota and inventoried them. Now they have transported all the tools back and a large quantity are missing.
- Roxanne Jividen, Dublin, Ohio, reported at 8:40 a.m. Monday she was concerned an auction company defrauded her elderly mother by taking several items her mother wanted auctioned, but not providing her with a receipt for the items. Jividen said her mother has gone to the business several times to talk about the issue, but they claim they are too busy to talk to her.
- Gwen Thomas, Homeworth Road, Home-worth, reported at 2:51 p.m. Monday she was paying bills after getting paid on Friday and noticed some charges she had not made. She called her bank, Stark Federal Credit Union, and they informed her there were charges made through an Xbox. She confronted her son, who denied making the purchases. She called the Xbox company and learned the charges were coming through an Xbox in the United Kingdom. The charges were $296.
- Deputies went to a home in Breezeway Mobile Park in Leetonia where they took Jason Hurst into custody on a warrant for failure to appear. Deputies also spoke to Timothy Welce, who was very intoxicated and watching two children, ages 3 and 6. Welce claimed he had only had a couple beers, but had also received an epidural shot that day. Another neighbor agreed to watch the children for Welce until he could find another sober adult to watch them.
- At 1:11 a.m. Monday police escorted a semi from the north side of the underpass on Columbiana-Lisbon Road to the other side to make a delivery.
- At 4 a.m. Monday police assisted a truck driver with parking his truck in the area of South Vine and West Park until a business opened.
- A man reported at 10:53 a.m. Monday a disoriented woman was near the post office. Police found the woman back on her property. No further action was taken.
- A woman reported at 11 a.m. Monday there was a possible drunk driver in the Marathon parking lot. Police spoke with the driver who was not intoxicated but had a problem with the tire.
- Dr. Fagert's office reported they received a bad check for $205 from Casey Reynolds of Lisbon.
- Brooke Hitchcock, North Vine, reported at 7:19 p.m. Monday someone damaged a plastic box cabinet that holds equipment at the baseball field in park.
- At 7:43 p.m. Monday police gave a Sparkle employ-ee and emergency transport back to her home in New Waterford.
- A woman reported at 9:15 p.m. Monday a woman walking a dog and wearing gray sweatpants and a green shirt approached some kids on Union and made inappro-priate comments to them.
- Around 9:55 p.m. Monday police received several complaints of a tan or gray keep pulling three kids on skateboards on North Middle. Police checked but did not see the vehicle.
- Edmond Ismailati, 47, Brooklyn, N.Y., was south-bound on Lisbon Street at 10 p.m. Monday and struck the railroad underpass with his rig. He was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device.
- A man reported at 10:51 p.m. Monday that whole having his daughter's birthday party at the Firestone pool a woman there was acting weird and talking to herself. Police found Jamie Booher sitting quietly on the hillside and told police she would not disturb the party.
- Dianna Morris, Kingwood Drive, was pulling forward in the Dutch Haus lot at 10 a.m. Monday and hit a cement post.
- Police assisted EMS with a call at a North Liberty Street home at 6:46 p.m. Friday.
- An officer reported seeing Robert K. Barrett, no age or address listed, walking into an abandoned house at 766 Dresden Avenue Monday. Officers were unable to get into the building, but then Barrett came to the front door and was taken into custody and charged with criminal trespassing. He reportedly told officers he did not intend to steal anything but just entered the house because he is homeless and had nowhere to go. He was taken to the county jail.
St. Clair Township
- Officers responded Monday to a residence on Route 267 for a report of a deceased person. A physician reported the death was from natural causes.
- A lost ID found in the 600 block of Franklin Avenue at 2 p.m. Tuesday was placed in the police lost and found.
- George Giffin, 47, of 418 Franklin Ave., was charged with domestic violence after his half brother showed up at the police station at 11:13 a.m. Tuesday and reported being assaulted by him. Fire department first responders and EMT Ambulance came to the station where the victim's ankle was swollen, his knee area had red marks and he could hardly walk. He was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for treatment.
- A clerk at Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 9:54 p.m. Monday that someone in an older white vehicle left without paying for $25 in gas.
- Police are investigating an alleged theft at Gene's Drive-Thru, 1750 E. State St., after being called to the business at 9:19 p.m. Monday by employees who reported a male customer and a female employee who were involved in a relationship were suspected of being complicit in removing a box of assorted unopened liquor bottles through the rear door without paying for them. The box of assorted liquor was seen in plain view through the rear hatch of the male suspect's vehicle after he pulled around from the back lot and back into the drive-thru. There was no record of payment through the cash register and a large cardboard display had also been taken and recovered from the suspect's vehicle. The report said the female was seen by other employees walking to her vehicle in the rear lot three times during the previous hour. Each time she was carrying a garbage can and placed something in her vehicle. Four bottles of wine were plainly visible in the back seat of her vehicle, with no record of payment. Both suspects were read their Miranda rights and merchandise was recovered from both vehicles. The owner of the business said he wanted to pursue criminal charges and also terminated the female from her job. Detectives are investigating and still gathering information, with charges pending further investigation.
- A vehicle owned by Mark L'Italien of Salem was reported struck in the parking lot of Home Depot at 4:47 p.m. Monday, with damage to the left rear hatch and window area. The other vehicle reportedly fled.
- Police responded at 5:35 a.m. Tuesday to state Route 45 near Georgetown Road for a one-vehicle accident involving a deer and a vehicle driven by Kasen Smith, 18, of Minerva, who was northbound on state Route 45 when the deer ran into the road. Minor damage was caused to the hood and left front driver's side of the vehicle. No injuries were reported.
- Suzanne Elze of Salem struck a deer at 11:12 p.m. Monday while driving on the bypass near North Lincoln.
- Jason McFarland, 39, of 36387 Teegarden Road, Salem, was charged with theft after police were called at 9:10 p.m. Monday to the 1100 block of Cunningham Road for a theft from a vehicle. The township was assisted by the sheriff's office and McFarland was taken to the county jail.
- A domestic dispute was reported at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of Prospect Street in the parking lot of Salem Acres. Police located the male and female walking just inside the city limits. Both said they were arguing, but no physical violence occurred.
- A suspicious vehicle was reported at 11:28 p.m. Monday in the 1100 block of West Perry Street behind an apartment complex. Police made contact with the occupants and found no suspicious activity occurring, with one person a resident.
- Police spoke with a woman at 5:07 p.m. Monday on West Pidgeon Road regarding a property line issue with a neighbor. An officer said he would speak with the township zoning officer.
- A woman from East Rochester reported at 2:48 p.m. Monday that her vehicle was damaged by a dog while at Homestead Pools on Depot Road.
- While on patrol, a woman from the 1400 block of Andrew Avenue approached at 1:49 p.m. Monday to report having three no trespassing signs removed from her property over the past several weeks.
- The township road foreman reported a suspicious vehicle at 1:34 p.m. Monday in the south station parking lot on Depot Road parked in front of the fire department doors. The vehicle had run out of gas and the male driver requested to speak with an officer. While officers were enroute, the foreman called and said the person left the parking lot northbound on Depot Road and had a gas can on the roof of the vehicle. An officer located the vehicle out of gas on Mullins Street inside the city and notified Salem police.
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- A clerk at Smith Oil on East State Street reported at 2:10 p.m. Tuesday that a man pumped $5.03 in gas into a red Chevy Cavalier and left without paying. She said he was a regular customer and may have forgot. An officer will attempt to contact him.
- A residential alarm was reported at 2:09 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Jennings Avenue where the exterior was checked and found secure.
- A Jennings Avenue resident reported at 2:05 p.m. Tuesday that her neighbor has turkeys in his back yard and they got out of the fence and were in her yard. Officers found several white turkeys in her yard and put them back in the fenced area. The owner was contacted and told about the city ordinance for wild animals.
- A man at 1:28 p.m. Tuesday reported getting into an argument with another person in a parking lot in the 2300 block of Southeast Boulevard. When he came back out, he had key marks on the driver side mirror of his vehicle. Police were unable to find the other vehicle.
- Police were called at 1:01 p.m. Tuesday to the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard for one to be removed. Officers were familiar with the two people due to numerous previous reports. The male half was told to leave and not return.
- A man in the 600 block of East Third Street reported at 7:26 a.m. Tuesday that a female staying with him took some of his clothes.
- A woman in the 1100 block of East State Street reported at 2:35 a.m. Tuesday that she requested a certain amount of money from the ATM but the ATM ran out of money. She was told how to go about resolving the issue with her financial provider.
- Police spoke to a man in the 900 block of East State Street at 10:56 p.m. Monday who said a male known to him stole his video game system and two controllers and he went to the male's address and recovered the property. He wanted it documented. An officer contacted the other person who claimed the video game system belonged to him and that he never went to the man's residence. He wasn't worried about getting the system back, but wanted money he said he was owed. The officer confirmed the system belonged to the man who first reported it stolen and took it back. Both were told to stay away from each other.
- Police responded at 10:23 p.m. Monday to the 100 block of West Pershing Street for people arguing and learned all was fine. It was just a verbal disagreement.
- A caller at 10:03 p.m. Monday reported juveniles riding bicycles in the street in the 600 block of East State Street, but none were found.
A wallet found on East State Street near the city limits was turned over to police at 10:02 p.m. Monday and placed in lost and found. A family member of the owner was contacted.
- A man who resides on Bank Street reported at 9:53 p.m. Monday that he was getting threats through Facebook and several unknown people came to his residence and threatened to beat him up. He told them he didn't want them on the property. He was also told to block them from Facebook and call if they return.
- A Cleveland Street resident reported a possible scam at 8:40 p.m. Monday, saying he bought a vehicle from a dealership out of the city and there was a problem. He believed he had been scammed out of his other vehicle that was not traded in. He was told it's civil and to consult an attorney. The persons who had the vehicle showed up while police were there and officers told all involved it was a civil matter. Both vehicles were left at the residence.
-A man in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue reported at 8:09 p.m. Monday that a juvenile visiting next door was attempting to instigate the neighbor's children to cause problems. Officers spoke with the neighbor and juveniles who said the man had been swearing at them for walking in the alley beside his residence. All were told to stop bothering one another.
- Officers on patrol at 5:22 p.m. Monday saw a construction trailer parked in the road in the 100 block of Railroad Street. The workers were told they needed traffic cones around the trailer.
- A caller reported at 4:35 p.m. Monday that he was stopped in traffic in the 1400 block of Franklin Avenue when a small green truck exited an alley along the south side of Franklin Plaza onto Franklin and struck the passenger side of a white van stopped ahead of his vehicle. The occupants of the two vehicles spoke to each other and left. The owner of the van said the truck couldn't get stopped and ran off the road before striking the side of the van, narrowly avoiding striking the rear of cars stopped in traffic or the rear of the building. Neither she nor the other driver wanted a report.
- A woman in the 700 block of East State Street reported at 4:24 p.m. Monday that her mother's boyfriend called her three times Monday and she had told him not to contact her. Police contacted him and told him to stop.
- Police responded Monday to the parking lot at Salem Regional Medical Center for a hit/skip. The driver of a silver Ford F-150 pickup backed out of a parking space and struck a red Chevy Cavalier parked unoccupied, causing minor damage to the right rear bumper. Police couldn't make contact with the owner of the Cavalier and planned to attempt contact with the truck owner.