Police & Courts

Three sentenced in connection to meth lab

STEUBENVILLE — Three of five men indicted by the Jefferson County grand jury in connection with a methamphetamine lab in the city were sentenced on Monday by Jefferson County Common Pleas Judge Michelle Miller. A vehicle was stopped in Toronto and meth, heroin and scales were found. The ...

Man gets jail time for misdemeanor domestic violence charge

LISBON — A Salem man, who previously pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge, will spend 30 days in the county jail with work release. Alpino B. Raneri Jr., 38, West Perry Street, was charged initially with a felony domestic violence charge for harming Chrystal Westover on ...

Lisbon Reports

The Youngstown Police Department’s bomb squad was called after a rubberized explosive material was found Wednesday by Allen Latshaw in an apartment at his rental property on East Washington Street. The renter has passed away, and Latshaw found rolled-up strips of material covered in a black ...

Highway Patrol Reports

While eastbound on U.S. Route 62 in Butler Township, Robert C. Reynolds, 40, East Fifth Street, Salem, struck a cow in the middle of the road with his 2006 Chrysler. The heifer, owned by William J. Butcher, Salem, was killed. Charles C. White, 43, Steubenville, was eastbound on state Route 172 ...

East Liverpool Reports

Michael A. Young, 22, College Street, pulled into traffic on St. Clair Avenue, striking a northbound vehicle driven by Kristopher M. Petry, 31, Steubenville. Both vehicles had functional damage. No injuries or charges were reported. While both were southbound on West Eighth Street, Don C. ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

John Tomlin reported at 7:46 p.m. Thursday his tool shed at a lot in the Butler Mobile Trailer Park was broken into. Kevin Curtis, Fair Avenue, Salem, reported he had been in a car with three people, two of which he knew. While they were riding out Butcher Road near Apple Grove, one of the ...

East Liverpool Reports

An off-duty city officer reported Thursday night seeing a pickup truck with a driver who had been identified the previous night by a citizen who flagged down an officer, reporting the driver had been looking for Avondale Street to buy crack cocaine. The same driver on Thursday was seen making ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Mike Schreffler, state Route 170, East Palestine, reported at 9:04 a.m. Wednesday someone stole an ATV from his garage. The ATV was a 2001 Honda four-wheeler and was taken by someone who broke out the back window to the garage to gain access. Yvonne Jones, Buck Road, Beloit, reported at 6:51 ...

Columbiana County Municipal

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Shane C. Carpenter, 45, Wellsville, was credited with 44 days served, sentenced to an additional 46 days, fined $500, had his license suspended for a year and required 40 hours community service for aggravated menacing, possession of a drug abuse ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

A domestic dispute was reported between a father and a young daughter at a Buck Road address at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday. Jerry Carter had left before deputies arrived, but Cindy Masters and the young daughter were there. The girl told deputies she was not assaulted by her father, but Masters reported ...