Police & Courts

Columbiana County Grand Jury

A secret indictment issued by the Columbiana County grand jury was served on Angel Potts, 25, Wilbert Avenue, East Liverpool, who is charged with being in possession of heroin in the county on Nov. 22, 2017.

East Liverpool Police Reports

A caller reported at 3:28 a.m. Sunday seeing a vehicle crash into a hillside near Wellsville as it entered state Route 7, going airborne before getting back on the highway and continuing into the city, where officers located it on Second Street. The driver, Jacob D. Densmore, 21, no address ...

State Highway Patrol

While eastbound Saturday afternoon on U.S. Route 30 in Madison Township, Amelia K. Praetzel, 19, Chardon, drove off the right side of the roadway, striking a guardrail. She was cited for failure to control.

St Clair township

Melinda K. Christie, 40, no address listed, was charged with theft and possession of criminal tools after a Walmart loss prevention officer reported she was seen selecting items from a shelf and concealing them in her purse, then leaving without paying for them. Officers were contacted by ...

State Highway Patrol

Raymond W. Summers, 55, Devin Street, Alliance, and Desiree Masters, 23, Johnson Road, Sebring, were both eastbound on U.S. Route 62 in Knox Township Thursday morning when Summers stopped for a red light and Masters’ vehicle rear-ended his vehicle. Masters was cited for assured clear ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

An official at Valley Oaks Nursing Home reported a male had escaped and was walking up the road. Officers located the man on Eutaw Avenue, and he wanted to be taken to East Liverpool City Hospital but did not want to be taken by Valley Oaks staff. He was transported by ASI ambulance. ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court

EAST LIVERPOOL - In Municipal Court Friday, a Dec. 6 pretrial was set for Brendan C. R. Ripley, 29, Carolina Avenue, who pleaded not guilty to domestic violence, assault and sexual imposition. A probation revocation hearing was also scheduled for Dec. 6. He faces a charge of violating ...

Columbiana county common pleas

New Cases Susan L. Board, Irondale, v. Donald A. Board, Salem; divorce sought. Scott T. Huff, Salem, and Melissa L. Huff, Salem; dissolution sought. Docket Entries John Weeda, et al, to Mohammad Rashid, M.D., et al; defendant filed bankruptcy, so lawsuit put on hold. Matthew J. ...

Wellsville police reports

Police were called at 3:25 p.m. Thursday to the Family Dollar on Main Street for a report of a 6-year-old boy from Main Street in the store without a parent and not wearing a coat. Upon arrival, police spoke with the store manager, who told police that the boy went into the store by himself ...

Columbiana county sheriff

Deputies were called to a domestic dispute at 45816 Madison Drive, Madison Township, at 4:08 p.m. Thursday, but Sondra E. Baker, 43, declined to press charges. Marci L. Sipe, 40, Crestview Road, Unity Township, reported Thursday her ex-husband Brian Sipe continues to call and send text ...