Police & Courts

Columbiana County Sheriff

A residential burglar alarm went off at 26800 Winona Road, Knox Township, at 5:21 p.m. Monday. No one was home but the residence was found to be secure. Deputies were called to a home on a home on Carbon Hill Road, Middleton Township, at 8:35 p.m. Monday to check on the welfare of a child ...

COLUMBIANA COUNTY GRAND JURY

LISBON — A former local bank manager has been indicted on charges of telecommunications fraud and theft. Denis Hernandez, 36, of Poland, was served this week with a secret indictment issued by the Columbiana County grand jury, According to the indictment, he engaged in telecommunications ...

COLUMBIANA COUNTY COMMON PLEAS

LISBON — A New Springfield man pleaded guilty in county Common Pleas Court to breaking into two properties near Unity Township last year. Dale L. Lowe, 28, broke into the garage of Shelly McLaughlin, Dickson Road, Petersburg, in May 2018 and stole several items, including a tool set and ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Johnathon J. Brletich, 32, Sherman Street, was charged with domestic violence and disorderly conduct after police were called to a disturbance at his home on Saturday afternoon. Brletich is accused of throwing his 11-year-old son on a table and striking him in the face and head after the boy ...

State Highway Patrol

William M. Kinsey Jr., 29, Alliance, was southbound on Knox School Road in Knox Township at midnight Sunday and failed to stop at a stop sign on Buck Road and then went off the road into an embankment and a fence. He was cited for OVI, failure to control and failure to stop at a stop ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Kayla R. Mennell, 22, Walnut Street, East Palestine, was sentenced in Common Pleas Court to 18 months in prison for assault, vandalism and harassment with a bodily substance. She was credited with a 192 days in jail. On Aug. 1, Mennell kicked East Palestine Patrolman Jacob Koehler in the leg ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Charges have been filed against a Columbiana man charged with another man’s death in relation to a traffic accident. Dale Edward Dennison, 29, West Salem Street, Columbiana, was served with a secret indictment charged with vehicular homicide, failure to stop after an accident and tampering ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

A June 3 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Justin R. Barrett, 34, Laura Avenue, East Liverpool, charged with tampering with evidence for allegedly destroying a clear pipe with white residue in his vehicle and refused to cooperate with police during a traffic ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Robert W. Kennedy, no address provided, was arrested at 7:21 p.m. Thursday in the first block of St. Clair Avenue on charges of driving under a drug suspension, defective exhaust, and possession of marijuana (less than 100 grams), after a routine traffic stop. Kennedy couldn’t produce ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Krystal Keyes, no address provided, was arrested at 6 p.m. Saturday in the first block of Jennings Avenue on an unsafe vehicle charge, after police noticed a large crack in the windshield and initiated a traffic stop. K9 Nero alerted to the driver side door and an open container was also ...