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October 22, 2013
Salem News


- Police responded at 2:39 p.m. Monday to a book store at 691 E. Third St. where Virginia Bullard reported a man and woman came into the store and while the man was talking to her about different books in one of the aisles, the woman removed the lid from a donation jar on the counter and stole between $30 and $40. They left in a vehicle.

- A hit/skip was reported on private property at 2:23 p.m. Monday in the area of Continental Drive and Bentley. The report said the crash occurred without the owner's knowledge at an unknown time. The incident is under investigation.

- Police were called at 8:19 a.m. Monday to East School Street and East Fourth Street for a dog that was attacked by other dogs. Police found the alleged victim's dog had been running at large.

- A domestic was reported at 8:20 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of West State Street. Police learned it was a verbal argument and both the male and female said it was over. No physical violence occurred.

- A anonymous caller at 8 p.m. Sunday reported a small child running around in the 500 block of Continental Drive and talking with others in the complex. The child's mother and aunt showed up when police arrived and the child was returned to the mother. Officers thanked all for their assistance.

- Samson Crowl, 29, of 633 Cherry St., was taken into custody at his residence at 7:40 p.m. Sunday on an active warrant for failure to appear on a driving under suspension charge.

- A suspicious vehicle was reported at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue, but was not found.

- A bank card was turned in at the police station at 6:23 p.m. Sunday and placed in lost and found.

-Police were called at 5:13 p.m. Sunday to the 700 block of East Fifth Street for persons trespassing. A man told police he had been collecting cans from the trash area of the complex. He was told to contact the owner to obtain permission to take the cans.

- Police were dispatched at 4:49 p.m. Sunday to the Centennial Park bathrooms for a criminal damage report. An officer saw a large amount of water coming from the men's restroom. Water from one of the toilets appeared to be stuck on and a plastic soap dispenser was broken off of the wall. The Salem Parks director responded, the water was shut off and the bathroom secured.


- Jared Pennel, address not listed, was arrested at 10:11 a.m. Sunday on a warrant for failure to pay city income tax.

- Jeffery Hunter, address not listed, was charged Saturday for failure to pay city income tax.

- A resident reported at 7:16 p.m. Sunday her 9-year-old son was missing. The boy was found at a friend's house.

- David S. Horn, 25, Lisbon, was cited for driving under suspension, tail lights, possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia following a traffic stop on North Main Street at midnight Monday. His 16-year-old passenger was arrested for curfew violation and possession of marijuana and released to her parent.


- Police responded to a two-vehicle accident on Depot Road, two-tenths of a mile south of Stewart Road at 8:13 p.m. Sunday where the northbound vehicle driven by Nikieta M. Campbell, 433 E. 4th St., Salem, slowed and was struck from behind by a pickup driven by Matthew K. Faulkner, 605 Deming St., Salem. He said he did not see the vehicle slowing and was unable to stop in the assured clear distance. He was cited for failure to stop in the assured clear distance. Both vehicles were driven from the scene and no injuries were reported.

- Police responded to the 1100 block of Prospect Street at 7:19 p.m. Sunday after a complainant claimed he was assaulted by the mother of his child and that she refused to return some cash that he left at the apartment. Police spoke to the woman who had called earlier to request police for a person to be removed but canceled it after the man left on his own. The woman claimed she knew nothing about the money but said they had been arguing. The complainant wanted a report on file.

- Police responded to the 1100 block of Jones Drive at 7:06 p.m. Sunday for a loud music complaint and found a band that was practicing inside a garage. The people were advised of the complaint and to turn the volume down and they complied.

- Police located people parked on the bridge in the area of Egypt Road and the vacated East Pine Lake Road at 3:29 p.m. Sunday who were taking pictures and advised them the area was private property. They were unaware of that and advised they would leave. While speaking with them a stone grave marker was observed sitting at the gate and they said they didn't know anything about it. The marker, which looks like a chess piece "pawn" and is about two-and-a-half-feet tall with the name "Jane" across the top, was taken for safekeeping. The weathered marker had "Born Feb. 11, 1812" and "Died March 27, 1813" on it. It was taken to the township administration building.

- Stacie I. Grumney, 2498 East Ave., Akron, was stopped on the bypass between West Pidgeon Road and state Route 9 at 1:03 p.m. Sunday and cited for speeding and driving under suspension.

- Police were requested to speak to a man at Pop Jackson's at 6:58 p.m. Saturday who claimed to have been locked out of an apartment by a woman. He was advised it was a civil matter. He did not reside there and he would have to wait for the tenant who did to permit or deny him entry. He was also advised if there were problems between them, police would resolve them and he said he would wait outside the apartment for the tenant to arrive.

- Police responded to the 1800 block of state Route 344 at 2:37 p.m. Saturday for a report of a man blowing leaves onto the road causing a hazard. Police found it was not a hazard and the man advised he was mowing grass and wasn't aware and said he would be more careful.

- Police assisted Perry Township firefighters at 4:21 p.m. Friday in locating an alleged semi tractor-trailer fire on the bypass. Police checked West State Street to the Mahoning County line and located three semi trucks pulled off the roadway at Benton Road. The drivers said one of the trailer's brakes locked up and had been smoking but there was no fire. The fire department was advised of the vehicle's location and then checked the rest of the bypass to East Pine Lake Road without finding another truck pulled off the road.

- Police responded to a domestic situation in the 1200 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 1:24 p.m. Friday where a man was removing his belongings and claimed the woman had broken his glass table that was in pieces on the front porch. He collected the rest of his belongings and was advised to make arrangements at a later date to get the rest of his items. He said he would return in the evening and both were advised of domestic violence laws and the consequences if police had to return.

- At 12:24 p.m. Friday police responded to the 1200 block of North Lincoln Avenue where an intoxicated man had been located on the floor of the residence and had fallen due to his intoxication and could not get up. Salem firefighters assisted the resident until an ambulance arrived and transported the man to the hospital.

- Police responded to the 300 block of Georgetown Road at 12:07 p.m. Friday for a report of a domestic in progress. It was verbal only and the man said the woman, who resided with him since January, was throwing his belongings around the residence and he wanted her thrown out. He was advised he would have to evict her and of the procedure to do that. She said she was only moving items around to get to hers and load them in her vehicle and that she would be leaving shortly. Both were advised of the consequences if police returned.


- A Western Reserve Road resident reported at 9:39 a.m. Oct. 6 that a firearm and household cleaning supplies went missing while a home care worker was in the home.

- A Garfield Road woman reported at 6:52 p.m. Oct. 6 that a woman shoved her during a verbal argument.

- Andrew Levitski, 20, 10736 W. Pine Lake Road, Salem, was cited for marijuana possession and drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop for speed at 11:30 p.m. Oct. 6.

- A Washingtonville Road resident reported at 11:50 a.m. Oct. 10 that someone had made charges with her credit card in New York.

- A Lisbon Road resident reported at 5:43 p.m. Oct. 12 that someone pulled into her driveway and took firewood.



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