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September 12, 2012
Salem News


- A woman in the 200 block of Vine Avenue reported at 7:34 a.m. Tuesday that she found a note on her door that was threatening. She said she knew nothing of what the note was talking about.

- Officers on patrol at 12:14 a.m. Tuesday saw a juvenile female they knew walking in the 400 block of Franklin. The 16-year-old girl was taken into custody for a curfew violation and released to a family member.

- A man and woman came to the police station at 12:13 a.m. Tuesday with a stray dog they recovered on Jennings Avenue at Eighth Street. The humane officer came and retrieved the dog.

- Police were called at 10:48 p.m. Monday for a juvenile problem in the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard. A woman said her juvenile was refusing to listen and was not home. She was told she could enter her daughter as missing, but she declined to do that at that time. Officer were going to attempt to find her.

- An anonymous caller reported at 7:01 p.m. Monday that a stop sign was struck by a dark-colored Dodge truck, knocking the sign down at South Madison Avenue and Pershing Street. An officer maintained traffic until the street department made repairs.

- A wallet was found in the area of Penn Avenue and Pershing Street at 6:25 p.m. Monday, with a message left for the owner and the wallet placed in lost and found.

- An intoxicated driver was reported at 6:04 p.m. Monday on Southeast Boulevard at East State Street, but the vehicle could not be found.

- Julie Ridgley, of the 300 block of West Pershing Street, reported at 4:34 p.m. Monday that a dog unknown to them entered their yard and killed their cat. Officers found the dog roaming at large in the area of Sharp Avenue and Prospect Street and were familiar with the dog. The dog's owner was attempting to catch it and had previously been cited for dog at large. Mary Shuman, of 379 Sharp Ave., was charged with dog at large and released on a personal recognizance bond. The Columbiana County dog warden was notified.

- A woman in the 500 block of West Sixth Street reported at 3:49 p.m. Monday that children she watches in her daycare reported a suspicious male driving a blue Jeep waved to them prior to turning around in a lot. She was unsure of his intentions. An officer explained it may been an innocent action, but would be investgated.

- A woman in the 300 block of West Pershing Street reported at 2 p.m. Monday that an unknown person tried to open a student loan in her name but did not have all the information. The person used her last name and address, but was off on her first name and middle initial. She received an invoice about three weeks ago for $5,000 from a company she did not remember doing business with and the company sent her an identity theft package to complete.

- Barking dogs were reported in the 800 block of Arch Street at 9:25 a.m. Monday. The owner said she would take them inside.


- Police were called at 2:03 p.m. Monday to the 1700 block of Cunningham Road for a man standing along the road urinating. No one was found.

- A dog was reported running loose in the 1200 block of Elberon Avenue at 1:40 p.m. Monday. The area humane officer came and took control of the animal. The owner could not be located.

- A resident in the 1400 block of Andrew Avenue called at 11:07 a.m. Monday to report her bank account had been compromised by unknown persons. She was given a report number to give to her bank.

- A man called police at 1:14 p.m. Monday to a parking lot in the 400 block of West Wilson Street to advise his vehicle paint may have been damaged by an unknown fluid. The vehicle owner determined a report was not needed after the fluid washed off with water. He apologized for wasting an officer's time.


- Constable Dan Valentine received a report from a resident in the 39000 block of Farrington Road, Leetonia, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday advising that someone slit the tires on two of his vehicles that were parked in the driveway overnight. The matter is under investigation.


- A woman reported at 3:28 p.m. Monday two boys were on a motor bike and not wearing helmets in the area of Albright Street. Police checked but did not find the boys.

- A Spruce Street woman reported at 4:36 p.m. Monday someone accessed her child support card and took money.

- Someone reported at 5:26 p.m. Monday someone was burning trash in the 30 block of Duquesne Street. Police spoke with the homeowner and determined the cooking fire was not producing excessive smoke.


- A Maple Street woman reported Tuesday her vehicle has been egged at least once a week for the past several weeks.



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