County Sheriff

— A deputy was called at 9:42 p.m. Sunday to Zeppernick Lake in East Rochester to check the welfare of a person kayak fishing who had not been seen by other kayakers who were leaving the area due to darkness. The deputy found a vehicle and upon looking at the lake, saw the fisherman heading for the landing. He said he was ok and preparing to leave.

— A horse was reported in the road in the area of Salem Grange and Cunningham roads in Salem Township at 5:44 a.m. Friday, but was not found after a deputy searched the area.


— Officers responded to a fire alarm at Fleming House on Rose Drive June 7 at 8:15 p.m. Residents said there was no smoke and everyone was out.

— Officers received a call about a truck driving recklessly on state Route 154 June 5 at 6:46 p.m. Officers located the driver who did not show any signs of impairment. Police gave them a warning to pay attention to the roadway.

St. Clair Township

— James Swearengen, no age or address listed, was cited for failure to signal following a traffic stop on Irish Ridge Road at 3:48 p.m. Saturday. A K9 officer indicated the presence of a narcotic odor and search of the vehicle revealed a black bag in the trunk containing suspected marijuana and an unknown white powder in separate plastic bags. Officers also found $1,691 in the center console believed to be associated with drug trafficking. The suspected narcotics were sent to BCI for testing, with further charges pending.

East Liverpool

— A Wilbert Avenue resident reported at 3:07 a.m. Sunday she can hear people outside her window talking about breaking into her home and she believes them to be friends of baby’s father.

— Michael Allen Conzett, 25; and Dustin Michael Huff, 24, no addressed listed for either, were charged with public intoxication after officers responded to the 700 block of Rigby Street at 2:35 a.m. Sunday in reference to a double overdose. Several doses of Narcan were administered to Huff while Conzett was semi-responsive. Huff admitted that both men had snorted heroin. Huff was transported by ambulance to the East Liverpool hospital and Conzett was released to his family after refusing treatment.

— A man was reported missing at 8:35 a.m. Sunday. The caller said no one had seen the man since May 16 and she was worried due to his history of drug abuse.

— A patrolling officer at 1:13 a.m. Sunday observed someone setting up a tent on the patio deck of the Broadway Wharf. The person was identified and advised he could not camp there.

— A patrolling officer at 8:37 p.m. Saturday observed a man, identified as Larry J. Vance Jr., 47, no address listed, and woman fighting in the 200 block of West Fifth Street and found that Vance was upset because the woman wanted to leave the area. Both were determined to be intoxicated and they agreed to not drive and to not cause further issues. Officers returned at 9:04 p.m. where he had allegedly attempted to strike two women. He was charged with disorderly conduct and menacing.

— Taran Baker, no age or address listed, was cited for speed following a traffic stop at 7:57 p.m. Saturday on state Route 11.

— Thomas Redman II, no age or address listed, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 39 west at 7:06 p.m. Saturday.

— A Baum Street resident reported at 6 p.m. Saturday his neighbor told him someone from the water department had taken his cat. The resident was told the cat would be returned if it was found.

— Officers responded to the area just off state Route 11 near Autozone at 5:54 p.m. Saturday in reference to a woman being choked in a vehicle. Officers spoke with the man and woman in the vehicle and they denied nothing physical happened. The man said he was only popping a pimple on the woman’s neck.

— An officer responded to the area of Orchard Grove and Anderson at 4:49 p.m. Saturday in reference to a woman who was struck by an SUV, then the driver picked her up and left with her toward the east end. The officer found no signs of an accident and neighbors said they did not see anything or know what happened.


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