Police & Courts

Drugs, money seized from EP homes

EAST PALESTINE — Police and the county drug task force seized drugs, money and paraphernalia from two homes in the village over the last week. According to a press release issued by East Palestine police Chief Jim Brown III on Tuesday, officers and the task force executed search warrants at ...

Columbiana woman pleads not guilty to OVI

COLUMBIANA — A Bayshore Drive woman who crashed her vehicle in Canfield over the weekend while allegedly driving drunk with two children in the back seat pleaded not guilty to the charges on Monday. Ashleigh Kennedy, 33, pleaded not guilty in Mahoning County court to OVI, two counts ...

Two charged following traffic stop

EAST LIVERPOOL — Two people were charged following a traffic stop initiated by a Liverpool Township police officer Saturday night during which suspected drugs and cash were seized. According to a report by Patrolman Ryan Stovall, he was on patrol when he received word of a tan Buick driving ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Monday, Ashley D. Perrine, 32, Echo Dell Drive, was fined $250 for no operator’s license and $35 for illegal plates. Elvin R. Tisdale, 27, Wilbert Avenue, was fined $75 for driving under suspension. A driving under suspension charge was dismissed against Dalton S. ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

New Cases Sean Bourdeau, Youngstown, vs. Six Recycling Corp., East Liverpool, et al., appeal sought of workers’ compensation claim. Betty Ramsey, Hanoverton, vs. Ford Motor Co., full purchase price of the vehicle and excess of $25,000 sought for alleged unresolved problems with a 2013 ...

Chester Municipal

In Chester Municipal Court, Brandi Wheaton, Aliquippa, Pa., was fined $350 plus court costs after pleading guilty to no operator’s license and speeding. Steven Mincin, Pittsburgh, Pa., was fined $75 plus court costs after pleading guilty to speeding. A charge of no operator’s license ...

Columbiana County Municipal

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Johnathan C. McCoy, 18, Case Road, Beloit, was bound over on a receiving stolen property charge for allegedly having a stolen 22-caliber revolver inside his backpack on Oct. 22, a weapon which was reported stolen from Pennsylvania and which McCoy said he ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Michael A. Talbert, 40, was served a secret indictment for a charge of aggravated trafficking in drugs. Talbert allegedly was selling a mixture that contained carfentanyl on July 13. Talbert’s indictment was apart of the Operation Big Oak indictment, which included more than 100 people ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

An officer responded to 16721 Parkway after someone requested a welfare check. No other details were reported. Samantha Adams, no address listed, reported an unknown person opened an account in her name at Woodforest Bank, and the account is now in the negative, for which she is being held ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Police were called around 10:12 p.m. Dec. 1 to a Main Street apartment complex regarding a man falling. Upon arrival, resident Edward Davis was standing outside holding his left eye and crying. A witness stated he was walking by and saw a man being punched in the face. He stopped the incident, ...