Columbiana County Sheriff

Suspicious activity was reported in the area of state Route 172 and Lowmiller Road at 7:53 a.m. Monday. Deputies checked the area, but did not find anyone matching the description given.

A resident on Oakdale Avenue, Yellow Creek Township, reported at 4:20 a.m. Tuesday someone was walking around the house. Deputies checked around the house, but were unable to locate anyone.

A state Route 45, Elkun Township, man reported at 4:14 p.m. Monday he attempted to purchase a car on eBay Motors’ website. He provided the seller seven eBay gift cards totaling $2,650. He determined it was a scam and eBay asked him to file a police report.