Columbiana County Municipal

LISBON — In county Municipal Court, Nicholas A. Martin, 30, state Route 46, New Waterford, was fined $1,675, credited with a day in jail, sentenced to an additional 99 days in jail, had his license suspended for three years and required 40 hours community service for assault, companion animals prohibition, OVI third offense and driving under suspension.

On Nov. 15, Martin, upset over his belief that his roommate, Tom Fitzgerald, had taken things from the apartment in New Waterford, assaulted Fitzgerald, dragged him down the steps and then with another man reportedly kicked and punched him while he was on the ground. Additionally, when his dog was barking during the assault, Martin reportedly punched his dog three times in the body to calm it down. The driving offenses were from Oct. 10.


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