Columbiana County Sheriff reports
Ronald Becker, 12th Street, Minerva, reported at 8:02 a.m. Wednesday someone overnight stole several chainsaws from his bucket truck.
The warden at the Columbiana County Jail reported at 12:53 p.m. Tuesday an inmate was not complying with orders and they used mace on him. He was still causing trouble and they wanted a deputy to bring a taser.
Sean Magill, Woodville Road, Leetonia, reported at 5:07 p.m. Monday there was a suspicious vehicle sitting on his property on Lusk Lock Road. It was a white 1996 Ford truck, but the license plate number came back to a white 2004 Chevy truck owned by Diana Delo, Stateline Road. The vehicle was found about three-quarters of a mile back on the property, unlocked and the ignition punched out. Dispatchers called Delo, who said her 2004 truck was parked outside broken down. She checked it and found the rear plate missing. The vehicle identification number on the 1996 Ford did not show up as stolen in the database.
Keith Moyer, Carrollton, reported at 10:45 p.m. Monday he struck a deer on state Route 39 near Fife Coal Road outside of Wellsville. His vehicle was damaged.
Thomas Cox, Whinnery Road, Hanoverton, reported at 1:50 p.m. Friday he bought a .357 revolver about 20 years ago and keeps it locked in the house. However, he went away for a while the day before and when he returned the lock was open, the gun stolen and the keys were out of place. The thumb slide that releases the cylinder is missing from the gun.
Judy Hartzell, Depot Road, Lisbon, reported at 2:27 p.m. Friday her neighbor was blowing leaves into the ditch on Burtview Road, which is on her property and which causes the culvert on Depot Road to plug up.