LISBON - In Columbiana County Municipal Court on Monday, a Feb. 19 preliminary hearing was set for Aaron M. Pierson, 23, Academy Street, Salineville, charged with burglary, a third-degree felony, and three counts of breaking and entering, each fifth-degree felonies. Additionally, a pretrial was set for the same date for a theft charge. Court documents allege he broke into homes on Victor Avenue, Salineville, on Jan. 1, with the purpose of committing a theft, including taking a credit card. He also is accused of taking two video games and a game console from the home of Tracey Crooms, Water Street, Salineville, on Dec. 18 and selling the items at Game Stop at the Southern Park Mall.
A Feb. 19 preliminary hearing was set for Chelsea A. Cope, 35, Silliman Street, New Waterford, charged with deception to obtain a dangerous drug, a fifth-degree felony. Court documents allege police found an empty pill bottle for Alprazolam, a Xanax substitute, in Cope's former bedroom. Cope allegedly admitted to having the prescription, which is in her husband's name filled while her husband, Jason Cope, was in the county jail.
Theresa A. Teeters, 48, Allen Drive, Lisbon, was fined $725, had her license suspended for six months, sentenced to three days in jail and required 30 hours community service for OVI first offense and failure to control.
Tyler D. Postiy, 24, Margaret Lane, Alliance, was fined $350 for failure to control and reckless operation amended from OVI first offense. A seat belt violation was dismissed.
Hasper O. Leggette, 59, Niles, was fined $350 and required 20 hours community service for a seat belt violation and failure to file a registration for a vehicle amended from receiving stolen property for a stolen dealer plate reportedly on his vehicle.
Jerry D. Lewis, 54, Church Street Extension, Salineville, was fined $250 and required 40 hours community service for driving under suspension.
Matthew A. Shingleton, 29, Orchard Drive, Leetonia, was fined $250 and required 40 hours for failure to reinstate a license.
Beau M. McGuire, 35, Gavers Road, Hanoverton, was fined $200 and required 30 hours community service for assault for beating and throwing around Candee M. Campbell on Dec. 5 leading to her seeking medical assistance at Salem Community Hospital.
Michael R. Brown, 21, Carole Drive, Salem, was fined $150 and required 40 hours community service for obstructing official business for attempting to pass the urine of another person off as his own to avoid a court ordered drug test on June 26.
Rolando A. Villegas, 35, Youngstown, was fined $150 for speeding.
Heidi S. Prine, 40, Taylor Road, Negley, was fined $150 for animals at large for allowing her horses to roam on the property on Toni Gibson on Sept. 30.
Rachel E. George, 22, Burgett Lane, Canfield, was fined $150 for failure to reinstate a license.
Shane B. Nesbitt, 42, Youngstown, was fined $150 for lighted lights required amended from a stop sign violation.
Megan Bochy, 34, Newton Falls, was fined $150 for unsafe vehicle amended from failure to control.
Sarah L. Jacobs, 29, Youngstown, was fined $120 and required 20 hours community service for driving under FRA suspension and speeding.
Jeffrey A. Drummond II, 22, West Perry Street, Salem, was fined $80 and required 20 hours community service for a red light violation and driving under FRA suspension amended from driving under suspension.
A felony drug abuse charge against Garrett Lemasters, 20, Weirton, W.Va., was dismissed. Lemasters was accused of having drug abuse instruments and signs of heroin use during a traffic stop on Dec. 7.
A Feb. 19 pretrial was set for Henry C. Parks, 54, Middle Beaver Road, Lisbon, cited with OVI second offense, driving under suspension, violating a license requirement, unsafe vehicle and speeding.
A Feb. 28 pretrial was set for Michael Paul Gill, 25, U.S. Route 30, Minerva, charged with domestic violence for allegedly grabbing Mary Elizabeth Showman, the mother of his children, and attempting to throw her out of their home.
A March 12 pretrial was set for Ronald E. Elliott, 41, Vine Avenue, Salem, charged with domestic violence for allegedly grabbing his girlfriend by the arm and neck to stop her from retrieving some of her personal belongings to leave after an argument on Saturday.
A March 19 pretrial was set for Peyton M. Adams, 18, Creek Road, New Waterford, charged with OVI first offense, traffic control devices and possession of "spice" drugs.
A March 21 pretrial was set for Gerald F. Mangelo, 35, Mentor, charged with assault for allegedly striking Darren Ketchum in the face three times at a Gavers Road address on Jan. 27.