Police & Courts

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Matthew P. Soldo, 39, South Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, was served a secret indictment for charges of assault and obstructing official business. On May 19, Soldo is accused of harming corrections officer Kenneth Gooden while Gooden was performing his duties at the county jail. The indictment was ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

A July 9 preliminary hearing was set in County Municipal Court for a Columbiana teen accused of stealing a car in Wellsville and refusing to stop for police. David M.L. Liptay, 18, state Route 14, Columbiana, is charged with grand theft auto and cited with failure to comply, no valid ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Abraham J. Thomas, 38, Lorain, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to possession of drugs, a second-degree felony, along with the forfeiture specification. While the Columbiana County Drug Task Force was serving a search warrant on a Commerce Street, Wellsville, home on Nov. 1, 2013, Thomas ...

Police

Highway Patrol — Brooke Hughes, 18, West Fifth Street, Salem, was westbound on state Route 558 in Salem Township at 11:48 p.m. June 22, when she ran off the right side of the roadway, striking a guardrail on the north side of the road, then over corrected, crossed the center line and went ...

State Highway Patrol

Terrance L. Haywood, 26, of Wellsville, was cited after he went off the road and overturned while driving in an SUV on 10th Street Extension in Yellow Creek Township at 6:31 a.m. June 23. Haywood was cited for failure to control, driving under suspension and a seat belt violation. He was flown ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

A neighbor dispute was reported on Hazel Run Road, Washington Township, where a man reported his neighbor was harassing him on Thursday. Deputies told them to separate for the day to avoid future issues. Loud music was reported coming from a Black Road, Lisbon, house at 12:25 a.m. Friday.

Columbiana County Common Pleas

New Cases Brenda S. Clark, East Liverpool, vs. Amy L. White, East Liverpool, child support sought. Docket Entries Ashley Nicole Rudloff, Salem, vs. Michael Ned Rudloff, Boardman, dissolution granted. Patrick Wern, East Liverpool, vs. Lisa Wern, East Liverpool, dissolution ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court

In East Liverpool Municipal Court, Stacy Chick, of Daisey Alley, was fined $150 on a parental responsibility charge; review July 12. Matt Adler, of Echo Dell Road, was fined $75 on a parental responsibility charge; review July 12. Jesub M.D. Carter, of Montgomery Street, has a review set ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

An Aug. 26 pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Lesley J. Fender, 47, East 15th Street, Salem, cited with OVI first offense and lighted lights required. A July 2 pretrial was set for Robert John Anderson, 29, Carmel Achor Road, Rogers, cited with receiving stolen property. On July ...

Area man faces importuning charges

LISBON — An 18-year-old Lisbon area man is facing two counts of importuning after he allegedly attempted to pay a 12-year-old girl $100 for sex on Wednesday. A July 8 preliminary hearing was set for Jamie L. Diem, 18, state Route 154, Lisbon, was caught in East Palestine after he allegedly ...