Police & Courts

Columbiana County Common Pleas

New Cases Crystal Schultz, Pleasant City, vs. Friend Hoskinson, New Waterford, child support sought. Steven Taylor, East Liverpool, vs. Sonya Taylor, Newell, W.Va., divorce sought. Peter J. Mochtyak, Leetonia, vs. Jami S. Mochtyak, New Waterford, divorce sought. Teresa and Michael ...

Columbiana County Municipal

In Columbiana County Municipal Court Tracy L. Vangiesen, 51, Sherman Street, Lisbon, was fined $75 for junk vehicle. Jennifer Patterson, 38, Struthers, was fined $50 for failure to move left for a safety vehicle. Amy R. Westover, 30, South Main Street, Columbiana, was fined $200, placed on ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Wednesday, Toni M. Boyle, 38, New Cumberland, W.Va., was fined $250 for driving under suspension. A jury trial was set April 12 for Joel X. Thomas, 49, Hillcrest Drive, Hanoverton, charged with petty theft. Second arraignments were set for Edward D. Cline, 45, ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

A Lisbon woman involved in a crash last October, which sent five people to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, was served a secret indictment this week. Leticia E. Lujan, 26, East Lincoln Way, Lisbon, is charged with three counts of aggravated vehicular assault, two counts of ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Michael R. Sutton, 23, North 15th Street, Sebring, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle. He faces up to 18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine. Sentencing is set for June 15. On the evening of Aug. 10, Sutton had a loaded ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Michael L. Pavlov, state Route 7, Rogers, reported at 2:02 p.m. Tuesday he was at work, but there was a domestic situation happening at his home. Then Brianna Shaffer called deputies to say she needed a deputy at the home to help her remove her aunt, Melissa Dowdy from the home. However, ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Officers responded to Giant Eagle for reports of a theft from the liquor store, with no other details reported. Officers responded to Dunkin Donuts for a report of missing money, with no other details reported. Kim Adams, Annesley Road, reported receiving threats from two people she knows, ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

While merging onto West Eighth Street, John L. O’Brien, 28, 18th Street Heights, Wellsville, started to pull his vehicle forward then stopped, causing Robert L. Bowers, 57, Dyke Road, Negley to strike the rear of his vehicle. No injuries or citations were reported.

Cleveland man found guilty, sentenced to 42 months for drugs

LISBON -A Cleveland man accused of trying to conceal drugs from law enforcement by eating them was found guilty by a Columbiana County Common Pleas Court jury during a brief trial this week. Tremaine Cowan, 27, was facing charges of tampering with evidence and possession of drugs, charges ...

Juveniles arrested for break-in at Weir High

WEIRTON — Weir High School was closed Monday following a break-in Saturday night that resulted in multiple broken windows, demolished computers and hard drives and other damage that still is being assessed. Officers with the Weirton Police Department arrested two juveniles Sunday who were ...