Damien Brown, Countryside Drive, Salem, reported at 11:59 p.m. Thursday that a woman had picked him up at his home to take him to his sister's house in Salineville. Brown said she stopped the vehicle on a back road and her husband exited the rear of the vehicle and threatened him while holding an item. Brown first said the item was a crowbar but later said it was a knife and even later a pipe. He said he ran off and called the sheriff's office from a nearby home. Deputies went to the woman's house and separated her and her husband. Both said she did not know he was in the back seat and the only one holding a weapon was Brown, who was holding a beer bottle. Brown signed a refusal to prosecute.
Debra Forrester, Darner Road, Lisbon, reported at 2:06 p.m. Thursday that her neighbors had been outside mowing the grass while her children had been outside playing and one neighbor went into his house, came outside with a gun and fired it. She said the man does this at all hours of the day. The deputy told Forrester the man was not breaking any laws as long as he was shooting on his own property and in a safe manner, but she should call if he started shooting at night.
A Stanton Drive, Columbiana, woman reported at 4:58 p.m. Thursday that she had received a message on her cell phone from a 10-year-old girl saying the girl would kill the woman's daughter by the end of the week.
A Metz Road, Columbiana, woman reported at 1:08 p.m. Thursday that her boyfriend entered her house, yelled about her talking on her cell phone with another man, took her cell phone, threw it and left the house. She noted two pills were missing from her purse and thought he took them.
Deputies at 7:41 p.m. Thursday responded to an Elkton Road, Lisbon, home for a request to have someone removed. Resident Angie Elkins said she had called the sheriff's office after she and her live-in boyfriend had a fight and she had only been seeking information but said the dispatcher probably heard her boyfriend yelling and sent deputies there. She said he would not hit her but she wanted information on having him removed from the home and obtaining a protection order against him. A deputy provided her with information and the man agreed to leave for the night, saying he would be back the next day to get property.
Kathy Allason, Riffle Road, Rogers, reported at 2:50 p.m. Thursday that a neighbor had cut a string marking their property line and he had driven through her yard when it was wet, causing ruts. A deputy recommended she contact an attorney.
Howard Pugh, Scott Mill road, Rogers, reported at 1:20 p.m. Friday while he was working in his garage, his sister-in-law yelled comments to him from her property, threatening to turn him into the "feds" and claiming he and his friend were dealing in stolen motorcycle parts.
Michael Hannum, Tomahawk Drive, Negley, reported at 4:55 p.m. Friday someone purchased a computer using his Paypal information and shipped it to an address in Cincinnati. The bank reimbursed his money.
Elizabeth McDole, state Route 45, Lisbon, reported at 8:05 p.m. Friday a woman in the trailer park called her 12-year-old daughter a vulgar name and commented about running the girl over.
Ursula Dutcher, Hammond School Road, Wellsville, reported at 7:18 p.m. Friday the neighbor's children, ages 9, 10 and 13, were on her property without permission and shooting BB guns. The children have been told in the past to stay off her property.
Michael Grate, McCracken Road, Salem, reported at 11:03 a.m. Friday he had gone out to cut the grass on the back part of his property line when the neighbor came out and yelled obscenities at him.