- Christine Hudgens, South 12th Street, Beloit, reported at 10 a.m. Tuesday a woman from Sebring has been working for her at her house between April 17 and June 9 helping to take care of her mother. She has noticed small things missing from her home and asked her about them, but she denied knowing anything. Then Hudgens saw in the newspaper the same woman had been charged with stealing from Walmart. She reports perfume and some chef's knives taken.
- Susan Cooper, Schneider Road, Hanoverton, reported a property line dispute at 11:41 a.m. Tuesday. Both Cooper and Rachael Craft accused each other of harassment while arguing about the property line. Deputies explained it is a civil matter.
- Charles Hilderbrand, Spillway Road, Lisbon, reported at 3:50 p.m. Monday he is watching a neighbor's home while he is in the hospital. He noticed on Monday the back door open and two flat screen TVs and a Compaq laptop were missing from the home.
- William A. Blake, 23, Birmingham, New York, and William E. Ream, 58, Winston Drive, East Liverpool, were northbound on state Route 7 in Madison Township at 5:46 p.m. Friday and Ream stopped to turn left into a private drive and was struck by Blake. Blake was cited for assured clear distance and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with serious injuries.
- Charles A. Ash, 44, Bell Road, Lisbon, was northwestbound on state Route 172 in Center Township at 4:25 a.m. June 25 and went off the right side into a ditch. He was cited for failure to control.
- Michael B. Lamp, 20, Bell School Road, East Liverpool, was westbound on East Liverpool Road in St. Clair Township at 6:15 p.m. Sunday and went off the right side into a guardrail. He was cited for failure to control.
- Melissa R. Peloso, 42, Alliance, was eastbound on Georgetown Road in Knox Township at 4:44 p.m. Sunday and attempted to make a left turn onto Homeworth Road and went off the right side into a sign. She was cited for failure to control.
- Timothy A. Hicks, 45, state Route 172, Lisbon, was eastbound on state Route 172 and the brakes failed and to avoid a collision he traveled off the right side into a ditch and a corn field. A passenger, Lisa A. Pitts, 24, was taken to the Salem hospital with minor injuries.
- Johnathan P. Snyder, 46, Mineral Ridge, Ruben Murphy, 33, Youngstown, Jeanne C. Hynes, 53, Monaca, Pa., and Ashley Meadows, 27, Riverside Avenue, Wellsville, were stopped in traffic northbound on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 4 p.m. Friday and Eddie M. Mulholland, 30, Youngstown, was also northbound and struck Snyder from behind causing Snyder to hit Murphy, who hit Hynes who then hit Meadows. Mulholland was cited for assured clear distance and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with minor injuries. Snyder's passengers, Kristen A. Snyder, 44, Mineral Ridge, Jacob P. Snyder, 17, same address, were taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Boardman with serious and minor injuries and Kai O. Snyder, 20, same address, and Abbey Imhoff, 20, Kansas City, Mo, were also taken with minor injuries.
- A Stanton Avenue man requested at 3:58 a.m. Tuesday police help him turn his heat off.
- Someone reported at 10:46 a.m. Tuesday a woman was yelling obscenities and waving clothing items on Union Street. Police found Jamie Booher in her own yard talking to herself.
- Sara Rapp, West Southern Avenue reported at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday that sometime around 5:40 p.m. Tuesday a piece of metal from possibly a sewer drain struck her tire causing it to flatten while she was on Fairfield or Southern avenues.
- Police went to 1073 Fairfield Avenue at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a domestic and found it had only been a verbal dispute. No charges were filed.
- A Circle K employee reported at 4:39 a.m. Wednesday a man stole some hot foods from the store.
- Police went to Meadowview Apartments at 3:13 a.m. Wednesday for a report that an elderly woman there was confused. Police spoke with the woman and found there were no problems.
- Police issued a warning letter to John A. Ferko, Wallace Avenue, for junk vehicles at the home at 11:37 a.m. Monday.
-Lisa J. Mountz, 53, St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Leetonia, was cited Monday evening after her dog was found running loose and in the yard of her neighbor, Jeffrey B. Waters, who said this happens frequently. Constable Dan Valentine assisted Mountz in getting her dog home.
- The owner of East End Lumber, Harvey Avenue, reported June 20 that a man came in talking on a cell phone and began walking up and down the aisles, watching where employees were located. He then grabbed $224 from the register and ran out of the store. The owner later identified the man as the same person pictured in the newspaper as wanted by police for another crime.
- A Fair Street resident reported a 43-inch flat screen taken from her home. The resident's name was not included in the report.
- A man found sleeping on the steps of the Salem Public Library last week was taken into custody at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday for a warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia. Michael S. Vrabel, 50, of 521 W. Wilson St., had been seen walking by an off-duty officer aware of the warrant and was located on South Lincoln Avenue near East Pershing Street. A report said a drug instrument was found on him after he eventually woke up when police responded to the library at 11:22 a.m. June 26. At the time, he was transported to the Salem Regional Medical Center and the drug instrument was brought back to the police station.
- Stephanie Pierson, of East Ninth Street, reported at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday that sometime over the past couple of months, someone removed jewelry from her residence without her permission, including a ring, pendant and earring.
- Katie Matthews, 19, of Allen Drive, Salem, was cited for reasonable control after she said she swerved to miss an animal while westbound on Stewart Road and traveled off of the road, striking a pole and shearing it in half at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday.
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- Police responded to the 12000 block of U.S. Route 62 at 7:49 p.m. June 15 where a resident reported a juvenile of the home was running around outside completely nude and had damaged the interior of the residence.
- Timothy W. Brothers, 19, Youngstown, was cited for right of way at intersections following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 7:56 June 19 in which he was northbound on Beaver Creek Road and failed to yield at the stop sign at state Route 165, striking a westbound vehicle driven by Herman J. Lehman, 62, Columbiana. No injuries were reported.
- Officers responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at noon June 20 where staff members reported a verbal argument that escalated into a physical altercation.
- Brian D. Snoddy, 22, 94444 Stratton Road, Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for left of center at 2:33 a.m. June 21.
- Timothy J. Vinopal, 55, 5002 Leffingwell Road, Canfield, was charged with leaving the scene and failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 3:28 a.m. June 21 in which he was southbound on state Route 45 and traveled off the west side of the roadway striking a street sign then fled the vehicle before officers arrived.
- Robert E. Wilkerson, 25, New Castle, Pa., and Joel A. Ramer, 29, Youngstown, were arrested by the Ohio Investigative Unit with assistance from Goshen police for carrying a concealed weapon at 7:20 p.m. June 21.
- Jason P. Sidwell, 30, 4741 Whinnery Road, Salem, was charged with disorderly conduct while intoxicated with persistence after an officer observed him physically resisting a security guard's efforts to remove him from the location at 9:15 p.m. June 21.
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- A caller at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday reported a case of child endangerment for children left in a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot. The vehicle was not found.
- A woman in the 1200 block of East Pershing Street reported at 10:14 a.m. Wednesday that someone stole her credit card and there were many charges she did not permit.
- Police responded at 9:05 a.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of West Fourth Street for a report of menacing. Family members sharing a residence were having verbal disputes and the callers were ordered to leave by other residents. Parties were told they all have the same rights and no one can be ordered out without an eviction notice.
- Police responded to a motor vehicle lockout with a small child inside the vehicle at 6:39 a.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of Columbia Street. Officers were able to get inside.
- A possible fight was reported at 2:44 a.m. Wednesday in the Butech parking lot at the corner of South Broadway and Franklin. Officers saw two males standing face to face arguing. They separated upon seeing police and all parties were sent on their way, with others advised to clear the parking lot.
- A resident in the 200 block of Woodland Avenue called at 2:01 a.m. Wednesday to report seeing a light turn on in a neighbor's garage. He didn't believe anyone was home. Officers saw the light on but did not see anyone inside through a window. They found an unsecured door and announced themselves, getting no response. They checked the interior and found no one inside.
- Police were called to Sparkle Market, 423 S. Lundy Ave., at 1:37 a.m. Wednesday for an alarm activation. The exterior of the business was checked and found secure. A keyholder arrived and officers checked the interior and found all in order.
- An assault was reported at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of New Garden Avenue where a juvenile reported he heard two people walking outside the garage door and went outside to look. He saw two people hiding behind a tree. One who was wearing a black ski mask ran at him on the street and hit him in the face then fled the scene. Police were unable to find anyone.
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- The Ashtabula post of the highway patrol requested police check for a person in the 1300 block of West State Street at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday and deliver a message to them. The person was contacted and told to call Ashtabula OSHP.
- A suspicious vehicle was reported at 2:09 a.m. Wednesday parked behind Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue. An officer spoke with the driver who said she's traveling and became tired and decided to rest a while. She was told that was fine.
- Police responded at 7:38 p.m. Tuesday to the 1100 block of West Perry Street for a report of a suspicious male climbing in and out of apartment windows. Police made contact with the person and learned he was the maintenance manager for the apartments.
- Police were called at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday to the area of state Route 45 and Benton Road for a traffic hazard created by a deer carcass in the road. The carcass was removed.
- Loud music was reported at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Benton Road. The music was found coming from a vehicle parked in a driveway, with the people told to turn the music down for the rest of the night.
- An unknown disturbance was reported at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of Pembrooke Drive. Occupants in the building said everything was fine. Police found the noise coming from a newly purchased surround sound and advised the residents to keep the volume down for the night.
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- Police responded to the 14000 block of state Route 14 at 7:49 p.m. June 15 where a resident reported someone was shooting on her property without permission. The man was warned off the property.
- A Main Street, Beloit, resident reported at 1:28 p.m. June 20 that a former friend had been leaving him threatening telephone messages.
- Two residents in the 17000 block of Fairview Street, Beloit, reported at 10 a.m. June 21 someone overnight had damaged their mailboxes.