A deputy checked a vehicle with the hood still warm sitting at the end of a driveway on property belonging to Frank Ieropoli, U.S. 30, Lisbon, at 2:06 a.m. Thursday. The deputy found no one in the area and the building secure. The vehicle was gone at 5:30 a.m.
A highway patrol trooper called for assistance at 2:08 a.m. Thursday while chasing a man on foot on Richey School Road. The driver, Gregory Weber, East Canton, was caught by the trooper after a brief pursuit. The vehicle, which is owned by Kelleen Weber, East Canton, had been left in gear when the driver got out to flee and came to rest against a tree.
Salem Community Hospital reported a man with a BB gun wound to his hand at 11:40 p.m. Wednesday. Roberto Cruz, Mountz Road, Salem, through his roommate and translater Mijuel Cruz, explained he was loading the gun when he accidentally shot himself in the hand.
Tina Gayley, Riffle Road, Rogers, reported at 3:01 a.m. Thursday her husband came home intoxicated and screaming at her, waking her to tell her he was throwing her out of the house. He then reportedly choked her. She did not want to pursue charges and had no visible marks.
Elsie Gorby, Rochester Road, North Georgetown, reported at 9:57 p.m. Wednesday a domestic dispute with her husband. He claimed his wife was running her mouth and put a finger in his face so he slapped her hand away. The wife claimed he had been drinking, they were arguing and he slapped her arm. Both signed a refusal to prosecute.
Melissa Woody, Lisbon Road, Leetonia, reported at 7:37 p.m. Wednesday she has been receiving obscene text messages and phone calls from someone she used to know in Wisconsin.
Roberta Fusetti, Peppercorn Drive, East Palestine, reported at 3:52 p.m. July 19, a woman she has a protection order against, who is currently incarcerated at the county jail, made several attempt to call her.
Sgt. Rick Dattilio, Leetonia Police, reported at 9 a.m. Monday, Dawn Clark, Cherry Valley Road, Leetonia, had received a threatening letter in the mail. She had taken it to the Leetonia Police Department. A patrolman with that department had contacted someone at the return address on the envelope, but they claimed no knowledge of the letter. The matter is under investigation.
John Yuhaniak, Tower Road, Salem, reported at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday someone accessed his debit card account, making two purchases on July 20 on the internet for about $60 total. Yuhaniak called the internet companies who agreed to credit his account. Then on July 24, another three purchases were made totaling nearly $26. Yuhaniak closed his account.