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Police & Courts

Columbiana County Sheriff

Deputies were called to investigate a possible mental incident on state Route 45 in Lisbon at 3:22 p.m. Saturday where a man was complaining his cell phone has been hacked. Deputies arrived at the Traveler’s Motel where they spoke with James R. Brorman, 56. Deputies saw the room had a number ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

David Johnson reported at 11:36 a.m. Saturday his stolen truck was parked in the driveway of a home on East Rochester Road in West Township. A deputy ran the license plate and VIN number and found that the truck was not stolen and did not belong to Johnson. A deputy went to a Hartley Road, ...

Concealed-carry renewals increase to record number

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio saw a record of nearly 100,000 renewals of concealed carry gun permits last year. The Columbus Dispatch reports renewals, which are required every five years to legally conceal a handgun, were nearly double the number of licenses renewed in 2017. Licenses ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Trevor Goddard reported Thursday his mother-in-law’s motor home was found broken into while stored at the county fairgrounds. The RV’s steps were broken, and also damaged was a flat screen TV and cabinet doors, and a fire extinguisher was missing. Sherry Jennings, North Market Street, ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

A March 25 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in County Municipal Court for Afton B. Danver, 27, Globe Street, East Liverpool, charged with burglary, a felony charge; and with misdemeanor charges of assault and criminal trespassing. Danver was charged for allegedly walking into a Hammond ...

Columbiana County common pleas

Marcus A. Prendes, 35, Iowa Street, Wellsville, stipulated in Common Pleas Court to violating the terms of his community control for an attempted possession of drugs conviction. He also was sentenced last week in another case for four counts of possession of drugs in the Operation Big Oak ...

Columbiana County Municipal

March 4 preliminary hearings were set in County Municipal Court for two East Palestine men charged in connection with the same alleged crimes Joshua C. Hughes, 35, South Market Street and Justin D. Adams, 31, state Route 14. Adams is charged with receiving stolen property and breaking and ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In Municipal Court Thursday, Tyler A. Austin, 25, Monroe Street, was fined $150, sentenced to 90 days, 84 suspended, given six days credit for time served and was placed on probation three years for obstructing official business. Leroy C. McEldowney, 39, no address listed, was fined $500 and ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

In Common Pleas Court, Robert J. Davis III, 33, Morrison Street, Lisbon, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction. He pleaded guilty to possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony and was placed on a three-year intervention treatment plan. On July 2, 2017, Davis had ...

East Liverpool Municipal

St. Clair Township police advised city officers that Linda L. Weyand, 52, Chaffin Avenue, East Liverpool, had left the JC Penney store in Calcutta without paying for several items and had entered a vehicle. A city officer, knowing that Chaffin resides in East End, waited on state Route 39 for ...