St. Clair Township Police Reports

While on patrol through the Second Chance Clinic parking lot, an officer ran a license plate that returned to a stolen car, and while waiting for verification from the dispatcher, he saw two men getting into the vehicle and driving off. The vehicle turned onto St. Clair Avenue, with the officer following, then turned into the Oakmont Plaza, turned around and returned to the Second Chance lot, where the officer was advised the vehicle’s owner had reported it stolen by her son, Joshua D. Smith, 40, Wintersville. The two men went back into the clinic and, when they came out, were confronted by officers, who were told by Smith his mother let him drive her car. Smith was charged with receiving stolen property. His passenger was not charged. The vehicle was towed by Calcutta Towing.