Heather Cave, Veterans Boulevard, New Cumberland, W.Va., reported at 3:33 p.m. Monday her boyfriend was driving recklessly and would not let her out of the vehicle. They had reportedly been arguing while en route from New Cumberland to pick up her child in East Liverpool. Instead of turning toward the East End, the boyfriend reportedly went north up state Route 11 and refused to stop and let her out. He reportedly threw her phone into the back of his SUV and she had climbed into the cargo area to dial 911. While she was on the phone he exited Route 11 and pulled into the Trailer America lot at the West Point exit. Deputies gave Cave a ride to East Liverpool. She signed a refusal to prosecute form. The boyfriend told deputies he was just driving to try to get her to calm down and when she called 911 he exited the highway and waited for deputies. He did not want to drop her at the side of the roadway.
Debbie Heiney, Seventh Street, Wellsville, reported at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday her grandson was being bullied by other children at the Sunrise Mobile Home park near Wellsville. In a related report, at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Deborah Heiney, James Drive, Wellsville, also reported her 6-year-old son was pushed against a telephone pole by another boy. Deputies spoke to the other boy's father, who claimed Heiney's son is always causing problems with the other children on the bus and at the bus stop. Deborah Heiney is Debbie Heiney's mother.
A fire at a trailer on Hilltop Drive, Lisbon, was reported by the Hanover Township fire chief as a possible case of arson at 6:57 a.m. Monday. The trailer had no electric and no flammable liquids. There were burn marks from the grass outside the trailer leading up the stairs to the trailer door. The owner, Joe Smitha, reported he was asleep and woke up to find his trailer on fire. The matter is under investigation.
Cassie Dempsey, Gromley Road, Salem, reported at 2:16 p.m. Monday someone she knows pointed a handgun in her general direction at about 7 p.m. Friday. The man did not make any verbal threats and she did not know his intentions. She only wanted a report on file.
Lisa Dodge, no address listed, reported at 11:31 a.m. Wednesday, the neighbors of Ruth Dodge, Neeld Road, East Palestine, called after seeing a man climbing through a window of the attached garage. Ruth Dodge told deputies at about 11:15 a.m. she heard a noise and went to check the garage area. A man with red hair and a tobaggon hat was standing in her garage at the door leading into the house. He asked to use the bathroom and she refused, so he walked over to the outside garage door, unlocked it and walked outside. He went east toward East Palestine. Deputies found a screen had been removed from the garage window and was standing upright against a pine tree in the yard.
Sally Thompson, Neeld Road, East Palestine, reported at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday someone ransacked three cars in her driveway. Her son had found the cars were ransacked sometime before 11 p.m. Tuesday. Nothing appeared to be missing.
Diana Dailey, Riggs Road, East Palestine, reported at 5:10 p.m. Tuesday four transactions were made to her debit card from international websites between December and now.
Karen Madison, Twinsburg, reported at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday she rented a storage unit from Arbaugh Storage on U.S. Route 62 in Alliance on Jan. 8. She went there on Tuesday to get her items from the storage unit, but when she unlocked it the unit was empty.
Monica Crawford, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, reported at 11 a.m. Wednesday she received a vulgar voice mail on her cell phone from someone with an accent.
Teresa Barefield, state Route 517, Lisbon, reported at 3:39 p.m. Wednesday someone used her Home Savings and Loan account number to make a purchase for $104 from Beijing, China.