Columbiana County Sheriff Reports for 6-12
Angela Weimer, Rainbow Lane Circle, Beloit, reported there was suspicious activity around her home at 3:53 a.m. Monday. Deputies searched the perimeter but did not find anything amiss.
Tom Foster, Rauch Road, East Palestine, reported at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday he heard a commotion at the end of his driveway and saw a black vehicle with two people in it apparently out of gas. A second car pulled up, picked up the two people and they left. Foster got the license plate number of the vehicle left behind. Later he heard a thump noise and went outside to find his paper box destroyed and his mailbox missing. The matter is under investigation.
Kenneth Robinson, Crestview Road, Columbiana, reported at 7:04 p.m. Monday he filed an eviction through the courts and saw the tenants moving out. He wanted a deputy to make the tenants let him in. Deputies explained until the eviction was properly served it was still their house. Robinson was concerned they would leave the area without paying him back rent payments or would damage the house.
Deputies attempted to return calls to Bobbi Fisher, Hill Street, Lisbon, who reported at 6:31 p.m. Monday her son’s tablet had been stolen by another child. However, the phone rang busy on several attempts.
Lee Blackmore, Fredricktown-Clarkson Road, Negley, reported at 6:07 p.m. Monday he purchased several pieces of clothing for Justine Deserro on Sunday, believing she was going to stay with him. On Monday he came home to find the clothes and a window air conditioner missing. The clothes were hers, but he wanted a report on file.
Josh Eva, Georgetown Road, Homeworth, reported at 5:06 p.m. Monday the new neighbors were driving ATVs on his property.
Bobbi Jo Brantingham, Winona Road, Winona, reported at 7:50 p.m. Monday a suspicious person was attempting to speak with children and sell them books. The person was described as driving an older gray Honda and having dark skin and dark hair. Deputies received another call from someone describing a similar person at a location on King Road. The man had not threatened anyone; however, the caller thought it odd he wanted to talk to the children. Deputies checked the area, but did not locate anyone.
Gary Glover, no address listed, reported at 5:01 p.m. Monday he takes care of vacant property for Jack Mitcheson, located on Carmel Achor Road, Rogers. On Monday he found the north side basement window broken and it appeared someone had gone through the house, but nothing was taken from there. The barn was also entered and a barrel of large brass and copper fittings was taken.
Someone reported ATVs being driven on Johnson Road at 12:14 p.m. June 5. Deputies found several parked at one address and told the man there to keep them off the road.
Eric Pidgeon, state Route 172, Lisbon, reported at 12:46 p.m. Friday someone broke into Pidge’s Place, a small convenience store. The business was secured by an employee on Thursday night and on Friday he found the side door open. The nightly till safe was open and money taken.