Columbiana County Sheriff Reports for 3-24

Deputies were sent to a home on Cream Ridge Road, Rogers, at 11:21 a.m. Friday after an alarm company, ADT Security, reported a back door was ajar. Deputies found nothing appeared to be missing.

John Zoellers, state Route 45, Wellsville, reported at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday sometime overnight someone damaged a bulldozer in his driveway by taking a hammer and smashing the injector pump, alternator and fuel filter. Two holes were poked in the radiator.

Matthew Faulkner, state Route 14, East Palestine, reported at 4:22 p.m. Tuesday his ex-girlfriend has been texting and harassing him.

Laurie Henderson, Grant Street, Lisbon, reported at 4:17 p.m. Tuesday someone she knows spoke of harming himself. Deputies spoke to the man, who was highly intoxicated and he agreed to go to the hospital for evaluation.

Deputies were asked to check on two children unloading hay out of a U-haul van on Darner Road unsupervised at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. The caller was also concerned about the children being around livestock. No one was out when deputies arrived, but they contacted the mother who said her 40-year-old friend was out with the children when the hay was being unloaded.

Kim Manley, Sprucevale Road, East Liverpool, reported at 6:58 p.m. Wednesday her husband has been harassing her and refuses to leave the home even though they are in the process of divorcing. Deputies told the husband to hang up because he was listening in on the phone call. They called him back and he claimed he was not harassing her.

Leslie Reckner, state Route 45, Lisbon, reported at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday two diamond rings and a matching set of earrings and necklace were taken from her jewelry box in her bedroom. The items are valued at about $400.

Jack Moore, Hammonds School Road, Wellsville, reported at 1:28 p.m. Wednesday someone stole his 24-ton Harbor Freight log splitter from his yard. It was dull yellow in color and had flat tires. It was valued at $1,500.

Sarah Huber, no address listed, reported at 12:32 p.m. Wednesday she found her sister deceased in the barn.

Gregory May, Hoffee Road, Lisbon, reported at 12:26 a.m. Thursday his sister-in-law’s ex-boyfriend moved out and took two cell phones belonging to May. The ex-boyfriend, Luke Worden, told deputies the two phones are Trac phones and he still has clothes at the home. Deputies told them the issue is a civil matter.

Linda Porter, at DT Fuel, state Route 7, New Waterford, reported at 10:10 a.m. Thursday sometime after 7 p.m. Tuesday someone siphoned gas from four U-haul trucks.

An employee at the Dollar General, Depot Street, Rogers, reported at 1:21 p.m. Friday that a man paid for certain items with a counterfeit $5 bill. The man in question stated that he received that $5 bill while at a produce stand at the Rogers Sale. The man at the stand then pulled out his cash and stated that the money was not counterfeit.

Amber Neff, Waterford Road, New Waterford, reported at 10:26 a.m. Friday a man and woman were in her driveway, the woman was bit by one of Neff’s dogs, and the couple would call the police. Neff also called to make sure deputies were aware, but the alleged victim did not phone in the incident.

Bruce Rohrer, Knox School Road, Alliance, reported at 6 p.m. Friday that someone entered his home and stole $100.

Martin Elsass, Columbiana Lisbon Road, Columbiana, reported at 9:24 p.m. Friday he left at 9 a.m. and returned about 12 hours later to find the following items missing: two Acer flat panel monitors, a Lenova Idea Center computer, an Acer Aspire micro tower, a my book external hard drive and two Go Flex three terrabyte external hard drives. There was no sign of forced entry, but Elsass did report losing a set of keys a few months earlier.

Rob Soules, Country Club Lane, Salem, reported at 8:23 a.m. Sunday his 11-year-old granddaughter is receiving text messages from her former stepfather. Soules has had custody since his daughter died and the stepfather had been told to have no further contact with the girl. The stepfather reportedly is sending messages that he loves her and wants to see her.

Debbie Meister of Saline Oil, Hunter Alley, Salineville, reported at 9:05 a.m. Saturday someone attempted to break into the business through the sliding wooden door on the side. She believed they did not succeed and was asked to call back if anything is missing.

Cynthia Bullock, South 12th Street, Beloit, reported at 9:53 a.m. Saturday someone made unauthorized charges to her Buckeye State Credit Union account. So far $133 in charges were made in the Columbus area.