Police & Courts

EL man spared prison sentence

LISBON — Chris Jeffries, Etruria Street, East Liverpool, one of the 100 people indicted in the Operation Big Oak indictment, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction last week. Jeffries pleaded guilty to 20 counts of aggravated possession of drugs and two counts of ...

Salineville Police Reports

Salineville police assisted at the Dollar General store where a woman needed medical attention at 4 p.m. June 15. An EMS squad was there when police arrived and the woman was taken to a hospital.

Columbiana County Sheriff

A repossession company reported at 5:44 p.m. Thursday they were at a state Route 45 location attempting to take a vehicle and the owner was giving them a hard time. Deputies found the family sitting in the vehicle, preventing it from being taken. Deputies explained to the repossession company ...

Highway Patrol/Lisbon Post

Lee N. Givens, 31, Park Drive, East Palestine, was eastbound on state Route 558 in Salem Township at 10:35 a.m. Thursday when he drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a bush and a rock. Givens was cited with reasonable control. Dylan M. Feezle, 26, East North Avenue, East ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Friday, a July 10 pretrial was set for Douglas Robinson, 42, Penn Avenue, East Liverpool, who pleaded not guilty to no operator’s license (amended from a first degree misdemeanor to a third degree misdemeanor). Robinson was released on $5,000 bond. Howard ...

Columbiana County Municipal

A June 28 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Michael F. Lewis, 34, West Pershing Street, Salem, charged with robbery, theft and disorderly conduct. Lewis’ bond is set at $50,000 cash or surety. On Thursday, Lewis is accused of committing a ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Jacob J. Henderson, 26, Sprucevale Road, East Liverpool, was served a secret indictment on a charge of gross sexual imposition, a third-degree felony. Between Nov. 6 through Nov. 20, 2017, Henderson is accused of having sexual contact with a child who was just turning 3. The indictment was ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Stephanie J. Hibbert, 31, East Third Street, Salem, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to endangering children, a third degree felony. She is facing up to a three year prison term and a $10,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Sept. 24. On May 24, 2017, Hibbert, the parent of a ...

Police Reports

EAST LIVERPOOL CITY Officers were dispatched Tuesday afternoon to Blakely Street for reports of a woman being assaulted. They spoke with Kristina Swain, 32, who said her ex-boyfriend, Dennis Caldwell, 30, East Ninth Street, had arrived at her home as she was sitting on her porch and assaulted ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court reports

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Wednesday, Nicholas D. Smith, 20, Hollywood Drive, was fined $150 and had her license suspended 180 days for possession of marijuana. Ashley L. Dearth, 23, Vine Street, was fined $250 for no operator’s license and $100 for failure to yield. James E. ...