Police & Courts

Columbiana County Sheriff

Jessica Scarry, Bayard Road, West Township, reported coming home after 10 p.m. Friday and finding her front door open and seeing a person possibly in an upstairs bedroom window. A deputy searched the house but did not find anyone inside, nor was any property damaged or missing. Brenda Pifer, ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Chelsea Heaton, West Fourth Street, reported coming Saturday night to find her apartment door kicked in, but she is unsure if anyone had been inside. An officer was asked to assist a Liverpool Township police officer at a call at The Cove bar on Dresden Avenue at 4 a.m. Saturday. Police ...

Columbiana County Juvenile Court

LISBON — A 14-year-old Delaware County boy was cited into Columbiana County Juvenile Court after he allegedly had sexual contact with his cousin between Aug. 1, 2018 and April 11, while in the child’s bedroom playing hide and seek with her. A 13-year-old Salem girl was cited on May 28 ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

A June 20 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for George H. Ostendorf III, 26, James Street, East Palestine, charged with domestic violence for allegedly attempting to harm his live-in girlfriend by striking her in the face and holding her down during an argument on April 23. Daniel ...

St Clair Township

William Weyand, no address listed, was cited for no license at 3:46 p.m. Sunday in the 49000 block of Calcutta Smith-Ferry Road after a random LEADS check. Weyand told the officer he was going straight over to fetch his vehicle, which was towed by Calcutta Towing, and he would be driving again.

Lisbon Police Reports

Emma M. Snyder of Kensington reported she was turning left from West Lincoln Way when her car was struck by a semi going straight, ripping off its mirror, at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday. She was unable to get a license plate of the truck. A woman who lives on Sherman Street called at 9:31 p.m. Tuesday ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Warrants for burglary and domestic violence were issued to James Walsh on May 23. Walsh was dropping his children off at their mother’s home on Sixth Street and began an argument with her, requesting to go inside which was denied. Walsh forced himself inside, refusing to leave until the ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

A Quaker Church Road, East Rochester, man reported at 9:41 a.m. Wednesday he moved back to Ohio a couple years ago and began seeing a former classmate. She was supposed to be getting a divorce from her husband, but the divorce did not happen and she was playing him against her husband. The man ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

In Common Pleas Court, Tiffany B. Michalak, 38, Boardman, pleaded guilty to tampering with evidence, possession of drugs and illegal conveyance of a drug of abuse onto the grounds of a detention facility. She was placed on four years community control and fined $5,000. On July 5, 2017, ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Two employees at an animal clinic on St. Clair Avenue advised at 3:52 p.m. Monday someone had posted threatening messages on social media regarding the veterinarian in response to someone’s care received. They just wanted it documented. Officers investigated a possible disturbance in the ...