Police Logs


–Investigators responded at 12:23 p.m. Wednesday to a possible sexual assault in the first block of Maple Hill.

–Tenants and the landlord were given 10 days to clean up trash outside a home in the 300 block of Walnut Ridge Road at 5:21 p.m. Tuesday.

— An unwanted subject was reportedly panhandling at 6:24 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of West Main Street.

— A domestic dispute was investigated at 7:45 p.m. Thursday in the first block of Church Street.

— Officers investigated a drug complaint at 10:30 p.m. Saturday and learned that the narcotics had been purchased outside the village limits.

— Police performed a civil standby at 1:47 p.m. Sunday in the first block of West Main Street.

— Officers responded a call at 4:54 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of West Main Street for a verbal confrontation between two women.

Highway Patrol

— Carl Williamson, 37, of Minerva, was cited for OVI and failure to control after traveling off the side of Walker Road in West Township and struck a tree at 10:53 p.m. Sunday. Williamson was intoxicated and taken to a local hospital with a minor injury. A bottle of whisky was found behind the seat, and Williamson submitted to a urine test and admitted to having a drink earlier in the day.

— Jacob M. Feltrop, 24, of Negley, was cited for improper backing when he backed out of a private driveway and struck Karen R. Robertson, 62, of Paris, OH, who was driving on state Route 154 in Middleton Township at 9:20 a.m. Tuesday.

— Jakob Campbell, 22, of Hammondsville, was cited for assured clear distance when James L. Merriman, 79, of Wellsville, was turning into his private driveway and Campbell couldn’t stop in time, traveling off the side of the road, through the front yard and striking Merriman, who then struck a tree on state Route 39 in Yellow Creek Township at 12:50 p.m. Monday.

— Hamidulloh Zabihullaev, 21, of Pittsburgh, was cited for failure to control when he traveled off the side of state Route 14 in Unity Township and struck a ditch at 11 a.m. Saturday.

— Marquea R. Tivis, 25, of East Liverpool, was traveling on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township when his vehicle caught fire at 7:20 a.m. Monday.

County Sheriff

— A Hillcrest Road, Yellow Creek Township, woman reported at 12:16 p.m. Friday he posted a family photo on social media and her family asked her to take it down. Since then, her father’s girlfriend, has been harassing her and posted her juvenile records on social media. She said she has been denied jobs due to the postings. Deputies told her to contact her attorney.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 9:51 a.m. Friday in the area of the Company Store in Negley. Deputies found the vehicle, a red SUV with a man and woman sitting inside, had backed into the yard to the north of the business. Both had valid licenses and neither had any warrants. They told deputies they stopped to look for some antiques and the vehicle would not start when they were ready to leave. The man told deputies his friend was coming to help get the vehicle started,

— A U.S. Route 62, Butler Township, man reported at 12:53 p.m. Thursday he allowed a woman and her family member to store items in his attached garage. On Wednesday they called to say they were coming to get their things and he asked them to call first because he had some things to do. On Thursday, he found the back door had been forced open and the items removed from the garage. Additionally, his son’s X-box was missing. He is concerned because he believes his son is involved with the woman because she gives him methamphetamines. The man wanted to pursue burglary charges against them. Deputies will attempt to locate the woman to get her side of the story, but he only knows she lives in Salem in the “yellow buildings on a street near the bridge.”

–A Bandy Road, Knox Township, man reported his house sits about 1,300 feet off the road and there is a mobile home on the front of his property. He recently had some work done to the home and found a bullet hole through the front wall of the garage. The residents of the mobile home have not been living there.

— Deputies were asked to check on someone at a Homeworth residence at 7:01 p.m. Saturday. No one was found to be home.

— An Old state Route 344 woman reported at 1:58 p.m. Saturday she was assaulted by her boyfriend.

— An alleged assault was reported at a Speidel Road, Hanover Township, home. The man claimed the woman assaulted him, but no one had either signs of being assaulted. The matter is being forwarded to the prosecutor’s office.

— A man reported at 1:19 p.m. Friday his vehicle was backed into by another man’s vehicle in a parking lot on Hibbetts Mill Road, damaging his front bumper of his 2007 Toyota Tundra.The other man’s vehicle is a 2018 Dodge Ram with West Virginia registration.