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IN THE COURTS:

COLUMBIANA COUNTY GRAND JURY

LISBON — A Salem man accused of selling and possessing drugs was served in Columbus with a secret indictment for multiple felony counts issued by the Columbiana County grand jury.

David E. Boggs, 31, East Perry Street, was indicted for two counts aggravated trafficking in drugs, a third-degree felony, for allegedly selling or offering to sell an amount of methamphetamine that exceeds the bulk amount, but was less than five times the bulk amount on June 29, 2021 and July 16, 2021. He was also charged with aggravated possession of drugs, a third-degree felony, for possessing methamphetamine, two counts of possession of cocaine and a single count of possession of drugs, all fifth-degree felonies, related to cocaine and methamphetamine on July 16, 2021. The charges also carry a specification for forfeiture of money in a drug case.

COLUMBIANA COUNTY COMMON PLEAS

New Cases

County Treasurer, Lisbon, vs. Chad Bickel, Steubenville Pike Road, Lisbon, et al.; delinquent tax foreclosure sought for Steubenville Pike Road, Lisbon property.

County Treasurer, Lisbon, vs. James M. Davis, Clark Street, East Liverpool, et al.; delinquent tax foreclosure sought for Hillsdale Street, East Liverpool property.

Zackary Jackson, Buck Road, Alliance, vs. Karlie Jackson, Brayton Avenue, Alliance; divorce sought.

Jeremy Blosser, Green Beaver Road, Salem, and Amanda Blosser, East Pine Lake Road, Salem; dissolution sought.

Robyn Muschweck and Thomas Muschweck, both McKinnon Avenue, East Liverpool, vs. Andrew Ice, Park Avenue, East Liverpool, and Allstate Insurance, Hudson; personal injury claim over 2021 East Liverpool accident.

Docket Entries

Mariner Finance LLV vs. Misty Mathna, et al.; $5,484 judgment granted to plaintiff.

William Tomlin vs. Angela Tomlin; divorce granted.

County Treasurer vs. Michael G. Post, et al.; payment plan entered, foreclosure held in abeyance.

County Treasurer vs. Nicholas Dalonzo, et al.; delinquent taxes paid, case dismissed.

County Treasurer vs. unknown heirs of Josephine Radeschi; delinquent taxes paid, case dismissed.

County Treasurer vs. David Howell, et al.; delinquent tax foreclosure ordered for Wellsville properties on Aten Avenue, Long Street and West Street.

Industrial Containment Solutions LLC vs. Brennon Rail Services LLC; $30,931 judgment granted to plaintiff.

COLUMBIANA COUNTY MUNICIPAL

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court, a case against Dominic Stacey, 36, North Market Street, Lisbon, was bound over to the county grand jury on a fourth-degree felony charge of domestic violence after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing.

Stacey was accused of allegedly punching victim Brittany Trimble in the head multiple times and pushing her to the ground on June 23 in Lisbon. He had a previous domestic violence conviction in the county, making the most recent charge a felony.

Patrick Murphy, 37, Clark Avenue, Wellsville, was fined $250 and sentenced to 20 days in jail, with credit for 14 days previously served, for aggravated menacing for threatening to kill a woman and anyone who touched his truck and telling her he would burn her house down with the kids in it on April 10 in Wellsville.

A pretrial was set July 14 for Stephanie Barnes, 34, Wilbert Avenue, East Liverpool, charged with assault and obstructing official business for allegedly hitting Leona Reed in the face and throwing her around on June 30 in Wellsville, then claiming no one else was inside the residence when deputies arrived to arrest her. Another suspect was inside and came out after several announcements by deputies.

Jay Troyer, 29, McCracken Road, Salem, was fined $1,400 and sentenced to 30 days in jail for violating a protection order, operating a vehicle under the influence and marked lanes, along with violating his probation for failure to comply, obstructing official business and possession of drug paraphernalia. His driver’s license was suspended for 18 months, with credit from a pretrial suspension, and he was ordered to complete 40 hours community service. The traffic charges stemmed from an Aug. 20, 2021 traffic stop on Depot Road near Teegarden Road in Center Township and the protection order violation occurred on May 30 on West Perry Street, Salem, when he contacted the victim through social media. The probation violation involved charges from a May 28, 2019 incident in Salem when he lied about his identity and fled from officers taking him into custody on a warrant when he also possessed plastic pipes with burnt residue used for smoking crack.

A pretrial was set Sept. 15 for Gregory Henderson, 66, Metz Road, New Waterford, charged with engaging in prostitution and possessing criminal tools for allegedly arriving in Salem on June 30 to meet with an undercover Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force agent posing as an adult female after requesting sexual acts for $80. Money and the phone used to make the arrangements were in his possession.

A pretrial was set Sept. 8 for Edwin Samuel Wells, Cadiz, 53, charged with engaging in prostitution and possessing criminal tools for allegedly requesting sexual acts in exchange for $160 from an undercover Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force agent, then driving to Salem on June 30 for the meeting with the money and the phone used to make the arrangements in his possession.

A pretrial was set July 11 for Michael Gargano Jr., 51, West Railroad Street, Columbiana, charged with assault for allegedly punching Richard Morgan in the face five or six times after an argument on June 30 on South Vine Street, Columbiana. Bond was set at $5,000 cash or surety and he was ordered to have no contact with the victim.

A pretrial was set July 7 for Jesus Davis, 49, Southeast Boulevard, Salem, charged with assault for allegedly attempting to harm Dennis Crider during a domestic dispute on Friday morning when Crider reported Davis kicked in the door at his residence and they started fighting

A pretrial was set Sept. 12 for William Bell, 49, charged with endangering children, open container, operating a vehicle under the influence, park on highway and two counts driving under suspension for allegedly operating a vehicle impaired with two 4-year-old children and one 8-year-old child in the vehicle on state Route 154 in Elkrun Township on June 30 when their vehicle ran out of fuel.

A pretrial was set July 11 for Kevin Kirk, 21, Salem-Alliance Road, Salem, charged with domestic violence for allegedly assaulting his live-in girlfriend, Erin Miller, by grabbing her, throwing her down on the ground, getting on top of her and choking her on June 30 on Salem-Alliance Road, Salem. Bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety and he was ordered to have no contact with the victim.

James Mackim, 29, Cape Canaveral, Fla., was fined $770 and sentenced to 180 days in jail, with 168 days suspended and credit for 12 days already served, with his driver’s license suspended for one year, for failure to comply, driving under suspension, a turn signal violation and failure to display valid sticker related to an incident June 18 in Lisbon. Mackim failed to pull his motorcycle over when police initiated a traffic stop and fled from police until he wrecked on West Lincoln Way.

A charge of drug abuse instrument against Johnathan Post, 34, Taylor Road, Negley, was dismissed without prejudice due to the charge not being filed properly. Post had been accused of possessing a hypodermic needle on June 28 in Columbiana.

A pretrial was set Sept. 8 for Sam Detoro, 29, Poland, charged with physical control.

Grace McCarty, 18, Youngstown, was fined $150 for an equipment violation, amended from a turn signal violation.

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