Lisbon Police Reports for 3-24

Police were called to the county mental health center at 5:32 p.m. March 5 while a patient was being transported to a local hospital to be mentally evaluated.

Mildred L. Exline, 57, North Lincoln Avenue, Salem, was cited for failure to yield after she pulled into the path of a vehicle driven by John R. Plunkett, 54, state Route 518, Lisbon, resulting in an accident at the intersection of East Lincoln Way and North Vine at 4:54 p.m. March 2.

Belinda Wells, East Lincoln Way, called for assistance at 9:37 p.m. Monday after her husband passed out while having a coughing spell. Mr. Wells was conscious by the time police arrived but they wanted an ambulance to transport him to a local hospital.

Police responded to a hang-up call on Monday afternoon about a dispute between a couple on Maple Street over belongings being removed. Police saw a man identified as Paul Hartman packing things into his car and he said his girlfriend, Tara Guy, was the one who called but had left prior to their arrival.

A call transferred from Salem police on Monday afternoon came from a West Chestnut Street resident who said he did not want Nicole Hilton as his home anymore because she knocks on the door all hours of the night, upsetting his wife. Hilton was told if she would be charged with trespassing if she returned.

While on patrol, an officer came across a Great Dane at the Circle K at 1:11 a.m. Tuesday, checked the tag and was able to contact the owner.

A person by the name of Denise called at 11:24 a.m. Tuesday to say she was concerned about someone named Bruce who lives near Smith Oil because he had not been to bingo for a while. Police stopped at his home on East Lincoln Way and spoke to Bruce, who was fine.

Joseph W. Castelucci, 52, state Route 164, Lisbon, was charged with disorderly conduct and two counts of menacing following an incident at the Kendall House after officials there called at 10:38 p.m. Wednesday to say he was drunk and fighting with employees. When police arrived, Castelucci was asked for some identification and instead spit in his left hand. Then he approached the officers in an aggressively manner and refused to calm down. While being booked at the county jail Castelucci allegedly told each of the officers they were dead.

A couple who live on North Jefferson Street called at 8:39 p.m. Thursday because the wife was having breathing problems related to her tracheotomy. Police assisted the husband in clearing the blockage in her trachea, and the call for an ambulance was canceled.

Police were called to the county municipal court building at 1 p.m. Friday to perform a breathalyzer test on a man in a holding cell.

A call was received of a reckless driver on Jefferson Street at 8 p.m. Saturday involving someone in a gray SUV. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.

Trash found dumped under the Canton Bridge on Sunday contained addresses of the Cox family on West Washington Street. Mr. Cox was contacted and said he had no idea how their trash ended up there but would make arrangements to have it cleaned up.

Police responded as backup for sheriff’s deputies called to the Traveler’s Inn and Frola Motel at 1 a.m. Sunday in regard to a man tearing up the establishments.

The security alarm went off at Albco Foundry at 11:10 p.m. Wednesday, 2:18 a.m. Thursday and at 3 a.m. Friday. Each time the building was found secure, the officer waited until someone with a key arrived and nothing was found amiss inside.

Clerks at the Dollar General reported a customer was causing problems at 7:36 p.m. Monday and there was nearly a fight in the parking lot. Police arrived and told Lisa Odey she could either be given a ride home or arrested for public intoxication. She chose the ride to her apartment on South Lincoln Avenue.