Police & Courts

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Wednesday, Luke E. Trimnel, Carmel-Achor Road, Rogers, was fined $250 for driving under suspension and $25 for expired plates. Tony L. Hilton, 38, Blakeley Street, was fined $30 for illegal plates. James T. Keys, 31, Columbus, appeared for a defense motion to suppress on ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Malik Shabazz, 20, Washington Street, Salem, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to inducting panic and obstructing official business. He is facing up to two years in prison and a $7,500 fine. Sentencing was set for Aug. 13. On Oct. 3, 2017, Shabazz cause alarm to a number of ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

LISBON — An East Liverpool area man who allegedly beat and robbed a man in early March after using a package delivery to gain access into his home was among the 31 cases heard this week by the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury, which issued 13 open indictments, two superseding ...

Highway Patrol/Lisbon Post

Donald C. Dailey, 83, Amerillo Avenue, Negley, was northbound on state Route 170 in Middleton Township at 11:45 a.m. Thursday and went off the west side into a mailbox, an embankment, a tree and rolled over. He was cited for failure to control and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with ...

County man sentenced to 15 months in prison

LISBON — Bruce Weaver, convicted by a Columbiana County Common Pleas Court jury on Monday, was sentenced by Judge Scott Washam to 15 months in prison Wednesday for gross sexual imposition and public indecency. Weaver, 55, East Third Street, Salem, was charged after trying to convince his ...

Wintersville doctor admits to charges

WHEELING — A Jefferson County physician faces up to 50 years in prison and up to $1 million in fines for fraudulently distributing oxycodone prescriptions. Dr. Tod Hagins of Wintersville has admitted to writing fraudulent prescriptions to be sold on the streets from his Weirton practice, ...

VFW awards deputy with Officer of the Year award

CHESTER — Detective Sgt. Chris Waide of the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is the recipient of the Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award for the State of West Virginia as presented by the Chester Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6450. The VFW has been awarding law enforcement ...

East Liverpool City Police reports

A man charged by city police with improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle is now facing additional charges after it was learned he misidentified himself when arrested. According to an amended police report, a man arrested April 13 and charged under the name of Marlan Brooks, 40, ...

Liverpool Township Police reports

Chief Jayson Jackson reported seeing a westbound vehicle on Westfield Road he knew belonged to William Sharp, 70, Lisbon Street, and witnessed it traveling on the wrong side of road on Boring Lane. The vehicle reportedly cut back into its own lane near Carter Road, where a young girl walking ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court reports

In Municipal Court Tuesday, Stephen C. Merritt, 48, Ohio Avenue, was fined $100, sentenced to 180 days, 177 suspended, and placed on probation two years for theft. He was ordered to make restitution of $575 to Amanda Kiger. For no operator’s license, he was fined $250 and for speeding, ...