Police & Courts

Columbiana County Sheriff

Richardson Avenue, Negley residents reported Wednesday finding two dead ducks over the past two days and it did not appear they had been killed by another animal. They reported someone has drained their pool twice in the recent past.

East Liverpool Municipal

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Friday, a July 19 pretrial was set for Wilbert E. Faulk, 59, Lincoln Avenue, East Liverpool, who pleaded not guilty to theft and receiving stolen property. Bond was set at $5,000 cash surety or 10 percent. A July 19 pretrial was set for Jerrell R. Jeter, 33, ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

New Cases Clay R. Fennell of New Waterford and Chelsea E. Fennell of East Palestine; dissolution sought. Patricia DeFrancesco of East Liverpool v. Amanda DeFrancesco of Aliquippa, Pa.; divorce sought. Docket Entries Nationstar Mortgage v. Johnathan Miller, et al; foreclosure ordered ...

2 purported sons of Charles Manson out of battle over estate

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two men who claimed the most direct line of descent to murder mastermind Charles Manson were eliminated Friday from the bitter battle over his estate. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge dismissed probate petitions by Matthew Lentz, a musician who claims he was fathered by ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Officers were dispatched for an assault at 101 Starkey Ave., with Joseph D. Mason, 34, West Fourth Street, described as the suspect. Officers reported seeing Mason staggering while walking down W. Ninth Street, saying he was visibly intoxicated. He reportedly admitted having been drinking and, ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Someone reportedly has been writing on the picnic tables and on the wood with markers along an area of Winona Road. Someone requested additional watch on the area at 1:29 p.m. Tuesday. Ethan Woods, state Route 558, Leetonia, reported at 12:21 p.m. Wednesday his neighbor Robert Hall keeps ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Thursday, Chelsea D.M. Heaton, 21,Sunnyside Avenue, was fined $253 and sentenced to 11 jail days for driving under suspension. She was fined $30 for failure to yield the right of way. Leroy C. McEldowney, 39, Fairview Street, was fined $875, sentenced to 180 days, 135 ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Roger D. Wright Jr., 37, Ambrose Avenue, East Liverpool, was served a secret indictment for non-support of dependents for allegedly failing to provide adequate support for a child now 15 years old between July 1, 2012 and continuing through July 1, 2018. The indictment was issued by the grand ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

New Cases Karen Bowersock, East Liverpool, and James Bowersock, Rogers, dissolution sought. County Treasurer vs. Troy and Tammy Smith, foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on North Pearl Street, Columbiana. County Treasurer vs. Raymond and Joanne Ward, foreclosure ...

Columbiana County Municipal

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, a July 19 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set for Nicholas J. Edwards, 29, last known address West Eighth Street, Salem, charged with intimidation, burglary, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business. On Wednesday, Edwards allegedly broke ...