Police & Courts

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Thursday, Martin L. Fletcher, 32, Erie Street, was fined $200, sentenced to 90 days, 75 suspended and placed on probation three years for obstructing official business, with 25 hours of community service imposed in lieu of the fine. Cody Compton, 32, Woodland Drive, was ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

LISBON — The December session of the Columbiana County grand jury reported back on Wednesday, issuing 16 secret indictments, seven open indictments and two superceding indictments. Following are the open indictments, which are cases involving defendants who have already been charged in ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Timothy H. Lewis, 62, East Main Street, Salineville, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to attempted breaking and entering, a first-degree misdemeanor through the prosecutor’s information. He faces up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine at sentencing, which is scheduled ...

Columbiana County Municipal

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Michael C. Shields, 42, Walnut Street, Rogers, was fined $700, had his license suspended for a year, required to attend a three-day counseling program and ordered 30 hours community service for OVI first offense, failure to yield the right of way and one ...

WATKINS SWORN IN

Patrolman Justin Watkins was sworn in as the newest officer for the East Liverpool Police Department Wednesday by Municipal Court Judge Melissa Byers Emmerling, as his girlfriend Sarah Guildoo looked on. An East Liverpool resident, Watkins graduated from the local high school and earned an ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Responding to a report of a squatter in an abandoned house on Sophia Street, officers found no one inside but reported the house was filled with garbage and animal feces, with rotted ceilings and floors that are falling in. They secured the house the best they could, according to ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Kallee Powell arrived at the police station at 7:13 p.m. Nov. 29 and reported that a known male went into the Busy Bee Tavern on Main Street and demanded her car keys. Powell said that he picked her up, grabbed her and forced her outside, trying to grab the keys out of her hand, to which the ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Giant Eagle employees reported seeing Jodi M. Headley, 44, no address listed, conceal two wax melts valued at $3.99 each and walk out without paying. She was charged with the theft. Amber Guy, Echo Dell Road, reported her aunt grabbed her by the throat, prompting Guy to punch her in the face. ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Tiffany Sullivan, U.S. Route 30, Hanoverton, reported her purse was stolen from her vehicle while it was parked on East Washington Street at 10:52 a.m. Tuesday. Cade W. Zimmerman, 18, state Route 517, Lisbon, was cited for assured cleared distance after he drove into the rear of the vehicle ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Wednesday, a domestic violence charge was dismissed against Luke S. Beatty, 24, Ohio Avenue, due to the alleged victim’s whereabouts being unknown. Trials were set Dec. 20 for Wayne D. Winters, 46, Baxter Street, charged with driving under suspension; Charles J. Reeder, ...