â€” Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of West Sixth Street at 1:10 a.m. for a medical call. The caller advised they wanted to go to the hospital for an accidental injury, and was willingly transported to Salem Regional Medical Center by first responders.
â€” Officers responded with the fire department to a business in the 2700 block of Penn Avenue at 9:08 p.m. Sunday for a bag of trash that was illegally dumped in the dumpster of the business and set on fire. The fire was put out, with minor damage caused to the dumpster and wall of the business.
â€” Officers responded to the 500 block of East State Street at 5:13 p.m. Sunday for a theft report. The caller advised that her wallet was stolen out of her purse while shopping at a business. Officers collected all relevant information.
â€” Officers responded to the area of North Lundy Avenue and East Third Street at 5:54 a.m. Sunday for a barking dog complaint. Officers heard a dog barking behind a residence and spoke with a female resident, advising her of the complaint. the resident took the dog inside the residence.
â€” Officers responded to a residence in the 800 block of Newgarden Avenue at 4:28 a.m. Sunday for a reported dispute. The caller advised they had heard neighbors screaming at a nearby residence. Officers made contact with a man and two women, who were all intoxicated. The man advised the two women had chased him into his vehicle, and one had chased him with a knife, while both women claimed the man had assaulted them. The facts of the incident were unclear due to the level of intoxication by all parties involved. However, during the investigation, one of the women was placed into custody for disorderly conduct after having been warned approximately five to six times to stop using vulgar language and yelling obscenities. The woman, Gina Maniscalco, 26, was transported to the Columbiana County Jail and all parties involved were advised to respond to the police department at a later time if they wanted to provide a written statement in regard to the complaint.
â€” Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of West Fourth Street at 3:18 a.m. Sunday for a report of a dispute. The dispute was found to be between a husband and wife arguing over personal issues as well as a broken picture frame. Both parties agreed to remain civil and stay away from each other until emotions had calmed.
â€” Officers responded to the area of Cranmer Bridge at 6:08 p.m. Saturday for a wellness check on a woman that was reportedly standing at the top of the bridge contemplating suicide. Officers checked the area but nobody was found on the bridge or in the area around it.
â€” Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of Hawley Avenue at 4:13 p.m. Saturday for report of a domestic in progress. Officers spoke with all involved parties, determining the argument all began over a Lego set. Due to conflicting stories, no visible marks and one party leaving of their own accord, no citations were issued.
â€” Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of Ohio Avenue at 3 p.m. Saturday to attempt contact with a man with an active warrant. Officers made contact with the man, Damien Phillips, 20, and took him into custody after confirming the warrant. Phillips was transported back to the police department where he was later released to a Columbiana County Sheriffâ€™s Office deputy.
â€” Officers responded to the Holiday Inn at 5:18 a.m. Saturday for a report of a suspicious vehicle that was occupied by people sleeping in it that needed removed from the property. Officers spoke with both people inside the car, one of which was a juvenile, who was transported back to the police department to wait for a guardian to pick them up.
â€” Officers responded to the area of North Jefferson and Pine streets at 7:35 p.m. Jan. 19 in reference to powerlines being down and possible sparking. Officers found the downed lines off the roadway and not sparking. The fire department was contacted.
â€” A New Cumberland resident reported at 12:56 p.m. Jan. 18 she had purchased online for $230 a sofa from a Lisbon resident who did not deliver the sofa and only returned $100 of the total. Officers spoke with the seller who said she was no longer able to deliver the sofa and would return the rest of the money.
â€” A patrolling officer at 9:24 p.m. Jan. 17 observed a large open fire at a home in the 40000 block of state Route 154. The homeowner said he was burning the previous tenantâ€™s garbage. He was advised the fire violated village guidelines and the fire department responded to extinguish it.
â€” Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at Maple and South Lincoln streets at 1:36 a.m. Jan. 16 for fictitious registration. Robert K. Barrett, 38, and Joshua L. Rudder, 32, both of East Liverpool, were found in possession of suspected drug paraphernalia and placed under arrest.
â€” Lane R. Donnalley, 24, New Waterford, was charged with OVI following a traffic stop on Sherman Street at 2:18 a.m. Jan. 15.
â€” Officers responded to the 39000 block of Harvey Avenue at 12:30 p.m. Jan. 13 to assist the Columbiana County Sheriffâ€™s Office and found it was a civil issue.
â€” Officers responded to a business in the 1800 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 2:04 a.m. Saturday for a report of an assault involving four people. Officers spoke with all involved parties and it was advised that Dylan Cosma and Bailey Booze had gotten into a physical altercation behind the business, during which Cosmaâ€™s mother and brother also became involved. Nobody involved wanted to pursue any criminal charges. Cosma was taken home by his mother and Booze was taken home to her residence.
â€” Officers responded to the Salem Public Library at 4:18 p.m. Friday to speak with a woman about an ongoing issue. Officers advised the woman of her options.
â€” Jennifer Ford, 45, Canton, was cited for failure to maintain control after her vehicle on state Route 45 at the U.S. Route 62 interchange went off the end of the roadway at 9:18 p.m. The vehicle was removed from the mud by Sinsley Towing. While handling the crash officers were given consent to search the vehicle and discovered a glass pipe with an unknown white substance and burnt ends along with a container of unknown white and brown substance. The passenger of the vehicle, Matthew Karn, 53, North Canton, was arrested for drug paraphernalia and transported to the Columbiana County Jail.