Police log

County Sheriff

— A Walnut Grove Lane, Unity Township, woman reported at 9:55 a.m. Saturday her son’s vehicle was damaged sometime in the previous night, between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. The windshield had been struck three times so hard the impacts cracked the interior dash.

— Deputies responded to a state Route 170, Unity Township home, at 12:54 a.m. Sunday where a woman was reported to be suicidal with a knife. Michelle Baker, 37, was charged with domestic violence and taken to the county jail.

— An assault was reported at the KOA Campground on Winona Road in Butler Township at 2:59 a.m. Saturday. Chris A. Kohrmann of Beaver, Pa., was charged with assault.

— Warrants were issued for two people, Desiree Cobus and Lucas Miller, after items were reported stolen at the Rogers Flea Market at 1:10 p.m. Saturday. Deputies were able to recover the property and return it to the owners.

–A possible overdose was reported in a vehicle at a Lewis Road, Franklin Township, address, at 5:28 p.m. Thursday. A woman was found sitting in the passenger seat. K-9 Hunter sniffed the vehicle and found a narcotics odor on the passenger side door of the vehicle. Both a suspected crack pipe and suspected heroin were found inside the vehicle and were sent to the lab for testing.

— While at the location of the possible overdose at a Lewis Road, Franklin Township, Thursday, K-9 Hunter sniffed another vehicle, when a man and a woman showed up there. The vehicle was found to have the presence of a narcotics odor and deputies found two used syringes with suspected heroin residue and a burnt spoon inside.

— A man reportedly overdosed at a Rose Drive apartment in Center Township at 12:07 a.m. Friday. KLG EMS was at the scene when deputies arrived and the man told everyone it was just a misunderstanding. He signed a refusal for treatment.

— A disturbance was reported at a state Route 154, Middleton Township, home at 12:37 a.m. Friday. A father told deputies his son had been arguing at the end of the driveway with someone, but they left before deputies arrived.

— Deputies were called to Chamberlain Street, Middleton Township, at 1:05 p.m. Saturday due to a complaint involving nearby fireworks. Deputies told those using the fireworks they needed to be more considerate when shooting them off near neighboring houses.



— A village juvenile is under a five-day house arrest, after allegedly assaulting a 14-year-old victim and stealing his fanny pack around 7:25 p.m. June 17 in the 2000 block of Chester Avenue. The suspect’s probation officer was contacted.

— Michael Merriman, no address listed, was arrested at 8:30 p.m. June 27 in the 300 block of Main Street on a charge of domestic violence, after allegedly assaulting the mother of his child.

— Officers responded at 8:25 p.m. June 2 to Shoub Towers for a marijuana odor complaint. The man admitted to smoking and handed over his roach.

— A man was reportedly shoplifting sex related merchandise at 8:30 p.m. July 1 at Rite Aid, removing the items from packaging. The items totaled $110.

— A resident reported at 12:30 p.m. Saturday that an unknown subject stole a bunch of tools from the rear of his aunt’s home. The items included an aluminum coil, ladders, and pump jacks.

— A resident in the 900 block of Main Street reported at 8 a.m. June 18 that someone stole a two-foot tiger statue from her back steps. She valued it at more than $75.

— A Henry Avenue man reported at 6:21 p.m. June 17 that his girlfriend took his vehicle without permission. He traced it to a location on Fifth Street near the hospital in East Liverpool.

— A Broadway man reported at 9:50 p.m. June 17 that an unknown subject stole the temporarily tag off his 2011 Chevrolet Cruze. He wanted a report on file.

— Unknown subjects vandalized Wellsville Marina sometime before 3:15 p.m. June 17 spraying pink graffiti in a building interior and outside on the ground. Some items also were pulled out of the building and left behind.

Highway Patrol

— Ronald J. Fernandez, 59, of Alliance, was cited for failure to control after the motorcycle he was driving overturned while turning from Teegarden Road onto state Route 172 in Hanover Township at 7:28 p.m. June 29. His passenger, Jody Fernandez, 58, was taken to a local hospital with a broken ankle. Mr. Fernandez said his foot became caught in the motorcycle foot peg, causing him to lose his balance.


— An officer reported at 12:23 a.m. Saturday seeing three males walking on South Market Street when one of them tried to open the door to the county map office. The officer confronted the man, who said he was just playing around. The officer returned later and discovered a front door was open and a key holder was contacted.

— A caller reported a woman jumped out a vehicle in the vicinity of Chestnut and Pine streets at 8:38 p.m. Friday. Police found the woman, who said she was waiting for her mother. The woman appeared to be intoxicated and there was an arrest warrant for her out of the county sheriff’s office. She was transferred to the custody of the sheriff’s office.

— A Sherman Street resident called at 9 p.m. Saturday to say the fireworks being set off by a neighbor were bothering her because she has a heart condition. Police warned the neighbors about shooting off fireworks.

— A clerk at Smith Oil reported June 29 they had been advised not to sell beer to a man who was there now trying to buy beer. The man told police he had been drinking but wanted more to take some more beer to his friend’s home. The man was told he needed to stay home if he was going to drink or he would risk being cited again for public intoxication. At 12:05 a.m. Saturday, police were called to the home of the man’s friend on East Lincoln Way because he was drunk and she wanted him to leave. She changed her mind and said he could stay if he went to bed immediately.

— Police were called to a neighbor dispute on Graham Street at 6:49 p.m. June 30.

— The man who lives at 213 Pendleton St. reported between June 26-29 someone entered his garage and stole a number of items. The man said he may have left the garage unlocked.

— Police received a call for medical assistance on East Washington Street at 9:08 p.m. Wednesday. The man was found to be drunk but he refused medical treatment.


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