Police Log

County Sheriff

— Deputies responded to ATV complaints at 5:20 p.m. Friday in the 32000 block of Wooddale Drive and at 2:17 a.m. Sunday in the 2700 block of Cunningham Road.

— A woman called to report at 1:55 p.m. Thursday that her 12-year-old son is yelling at her in the 22000 block of U.S. Route 30. He went with his father.

— A man reported at 3:33 a.m. Sunday in the 4400 block of Middle Street in Homeworth that two brothers assaulted him.

— Deputies responded to a business at 10:12 a.m. Saturday in the 51000 block of East Taggart Street in East Palestine, where a subject had placed pink balloons and signs opposing a East Palestine school tax on its property without permission.

— A woman reported that she was being threatened by her ex-boyfriend at 11:27 a.m. July 31 in the 49000 block of Dyke Road in Middleton Township. However, she didn’t want deputies to pursue charges or speak with him. Instead she was given information on how to obtain a protection order.

St. Clair Township

— A woman reported at 10:44 a.m. July 30 that her debit card information had been used twice in San Antonio, Texas. She did advise that she had recently used her card online for a recent purchase but did not authorize the transactions in Texas. It appears that the two purchases were made at a Circle K in the amounts of $159.34 and $189.95. The bank required a report and had canceled her card.

— Officers responded at 1:24 a.m. July 30 to a home in the 49000 block of Hickman Road that had been egged.

— An unknown person had opened a bank account shortly before noon July 28 in the name of a woman in the 49000 block of Woodland Drive and charged $1,150, which they failed to pay.

— An officer was dispatched at 9:09 a.m. July 27 in the 47000 block of Summerset Drive and 11:57 a.m. July 28 to the 46000 block of Mary Street in regards to a fraud.

— Officers responded drug overdoses at 8:43 p.m. July 28 in Columbiana County Memorial Park. No other information was provided.

— Crystal M. Wayner, no address listed, was arrested at 3:11 p.m. July 27 on a charge of possession of marijuana, after an officer responded for a private property crash at Walmart parking lot. While speaking with her, he detected the odor of marijuana, emitting from her vehicle. She allegedly denied possessing any illegal substances in the vehicle initially before admitting that she had a bag of marijuana in her purse. No other contraband was found.

— A woman reported at 12:59 p.m. July 27 on station that she either lost or had her phone stolen.

— Kristina M. Bryan, of St. George Street, struck a vehicle driven by Taylor S. Collins, of state Route 45 in Wellsville, at 3:02 p.m. July 30 while it was exiting the Giant Eagle parking lot onto state Route 170. There appeared to be no citations issued.

— A newspaper delivery driver misjudged a driveway and dropped her vehicle into a ditch in the 47000 block of Y&O Road at 2:10 a.m. July 27.

— Cynthia Wilson, of Dome Street, doesn’t appear to have been cited after rearending a vehicle driven by Edwin D. Boone, of Toronto, at 10:54 a.m. July 25 in the intersection of state Route 170 and Challenger Drive.

East Liverpool

— A caller reported at 6:03 p.m. Saturday that a male wearing green shorts, a shirt and white bandanna was acting suspiciously at the cemetery. He did not appear to be under the influence or have any medical and mental problems, so after making contact, the subject was sent on his way.

— Police investigated a report of suspicious activity at 6:34 p.m. Saturday in the fertilizer plant off of Virginia Avenue. Upon contact, the subject told the officer he works there and was there retrieving an item from his office.

— A caller reported at 4:28 p.m. Saturday about a black minivan with its four-way blinkers on in the first block of West 9th Street. The woman had checked her phone tracker app, which led her to find her boyfriend to the old Fricano’s. She had found the man semi-unresponsive. He had told police he was just tired; however, he appeared to be under the influence of some sort of illegal substance, such as an opiate. He was told that if we seen him in public again that night, he would be arrested. No counterband was found in his vehicle, and his vehicle was secured at the scene. He went with his girlfriend.

— Officers responded at 9:10 p.m. July 31 to the 200 block of Wilbert Avenue for a welfare check. A female appeared to need assistance. She was transported to the hospital for evaluation.

— Samantha Bottegal, no address listed, was arrested at 7:18 p.m. July 31 in the 1600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue on a Jefferson County warrant. Officers had been dispatched to Sparkle market to investigate a possible intoxicated female. During an inventory of her vehicle prior to towing, police had located a drug scale, suspected heroin and syringes.

— A woman in the 1300 block of Edgewood Street reported her 16-year-old daughter missing, after she punished her by taking away her electronics. Kiara Bittinger was entered into LEADS at 9 p.m. July 31.

— Kayla Roberts and Stacy Dawson phoned in dueling harassment reports shortly after 7:40 p.m. July 31 on station. Dawson alleged that after she left a gas station on St. Clair Avenue with her mother, they observed Roberts parked outside her house and yelled something as they drove past. The report doesn’t note that Roberts stayed around to file the particulars of her report.

— A loud music complaint was received at 9:16 p.m. July 31 from the 300 block of Grant Street.

— Officers did a welfare check in the 200 block of Wilbert Avenue at 9:43 p.m. July 1 to make sure that the resident was not in there in distress. They advised the concerned neighbor that no one was inside.

— A parking citation was issued at 7:09 p.m. July 30 in the area of West 6th Street and Monroe to an unnamed subject.

— Police responded at 4:56 p.m. July 30 to the first block of Market Street to do a welfare check on a subject lying on the steps near the Hot Dog Shoppe for hours. Upon contact, the man was found eating a can of cold Spaghetti-Os surrounded by multiple empty cans of beer and Spaghetti-Os. He denied the mess was his but said he would clean it up and said he didn’t need medical attention.

— Two adult women made threats against each other at 5:19 p.m. July 30 in the 100 block of Vernia Street, after one woman’s grandchildren allegedly threw rocks at the other’s children.

— Officers were asked to check on the welfare of a man napping at the Broadway Wharf shortly after 2:30 a.m. July 29. No contact was made.

— James Neville III, no address listed, was taken into custody after safety forces responded at 12:08 a.m. July 29 to the 800 block of Hollywood Avenue, where his truck had caught on fire. Neville had been fighting with another subject, according to his father. One day prior to this call, police had been advised at 6:56 p.m. that Neville was struck by a motorcycle driven by the same subject when he was crossing Pennsylvania Avenue near the drive-thru, suffering visible injuries but declining medical treatment. The investigation is continuing.


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