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August 19, 2013
Salem News


- Officers responded to an Arch Street home at 4:13 p.m. Saturday where a woman reported receiving threatening phone calls from her son and said she believed he was going to harm her.

- Officers responded to the 900 block of East Sixth Street at 6:01 p.m. Saturday where male juvenile reported three other male juveniles he knew were breaking out windows at a house in the 700 block of North Lincoln Avenue that belonged to the Salem City Schools. Officers arrested one of the suspects found in the area and the other two turned themselves in on station. All three were charged with criminal damaging and theft of leaf blower found on scene belonging to a resident in the area.

- A 900 block South Lundy Avenue resident reported at 10:04 p.m. Saturday that someone in a silver vehicle had thrown a firecracker into his yard and fled southbound.

- Police responded to a domestic dispute in the 200 block of Vine Avenue at 11:23 p.m. Saturday and found it to be a verbal dispute between a man and a woman. The woman had left prior to officers' arrival.

- A patrolling officer at 2:48 a.m. Sunday observed a vehicle travel left of center and attempted to initiate a traffic stop, at which time the driver attempted to elude the officer, crashing into a guard wire attached to a telephone pole at Fair Avenue and Maple Street. The driver, identified as Elijah J. Taylor, 34, Youngstown, reportedly fled the vehicle and attempted to enter a house in the area, but was apprehended, found to be having trouble breathing and was transported to the hospital for treatment. He was charged with multiple traffic violations, including failure to control and driving under suspension, as well as failure to comply and possession of drug paraphernalia. Additional charges are pending investigation.

- Officers responded to the area of East Pershing Street and Fair Avenue at 6:45 a.m. Sunday to check on a man who had checked himself out of the hospital against advice and now felt dizzy with sharp pains. He was voluntarily transported back to the hospital.

- A Hickory Lane resident reported at 11:41 a.m. Sunday that her husband had lost his wallet at an unknown time and place, and then they received a call from his credit card company stating that his account had been deactivated after a $6,000 purchase had been denied. A $104 purchase had also been made.

- Police are investigating a reported theft at the Memorial Building in which someone after 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 11:55 a.m. Sunday broke into several offices and stole an undetermined amount of money.



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