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November 15, 2013
Salem News


- Brian T. Wilson, 32, Brenda Lane, was stopped on Windjammer Drive at 5 p.m. Monday at the state Route 14 stop sign and was struck from behind by Tina M. Frum, 51, Metz Road. No citations were issued.

- James F. Marshall, 41, Carlisle Road, Lisbon, was southbound on state Route 7 at 3 p.m. Tuesday and Keith A. Mohney Jr., 16, West Garfield Road, turned left into the Valero parking lot from state Route 7 north in front of Marshall and was struck and then pushed into Gordon T. Davidson Jr., 57, state Route 7, who was stopped at the parking lot exit waiting to turn out. Marshall and his passenger, Dorothy K. Marshall, 60, Carlisle Road, were taken to Salem hospital with minor injuries and Mohney was cited for failure to yield making a left turn.

- The street department reported at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday two vehicles on West Friend Street needed to be moved.

- The Green Township Fire Department requested mutual aid for a house fire at 8688 Salem-Unity Road at 11:17 a.m. Wednesday.

- Connie Witt, South Main Street, reported telephone harassment at 12:52 p.m. Wednesday.

- The East Palestine Police Department reported at 3:38 p.m. Wednesday a blue older Ford Focus was westbound on state Route 14 and driving recklessly. The vehicle was stopped by the highway patrol.

- The Beaver Township Police Department reported at 4:38 p.m. Wednesday a semi truck struck a stop sign in the area of state Route 164 and state Route 14.


- The owner of Valley View reported Monday a customer was unable to pay for the gas he purchased but promised to do so the next day if he allowed him, but the owner was concerned. The customer said he would never have purchased gas had he known his credit card would have been rejected. The customer agreed to pay $10 in cash now and the rest the next day.

- Shane Cope reported there were two people on bicycles looking in the windows of his residence on West Pine Street at 10:54 p.m. Nov. 7. Police arrived and did not find anyone around.

- A caller reported there was a dog that appeared to have been injured in traffic on North Market Street near the Vista Center at 2:42 p.m. Sunday. Police were unable to locate the dog.


- Charles Collins, of North Howard Avenue, Salem, was cited for fictitious plates after a traffic stop at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday on West State Street near Circle K West. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

- John Boros, 60, of Pierpont, was cited for marked lanes after his tractor trailer struck the front driver side of a vehicle driven by Eric Adams, 44, of Harmony, Pa., who was stopped for a red light on South Lincoln Avenue at 10:18 a.m. Wednesday. Boros was attempting to turn southbound on Lincoln from East Pidgeon Road.


- James Hardesty, of Third Street, reported at 6:57 a.m. Thursday that his fiancee told him her 17-year-old son stole his gold 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan and he does not have a driver's license.

- A woman came to the station to report a theft that occurred at her employer in the city limits. She said a co-worker was taking orders for candles and received money from numerous employees. She believes the candle sale was a fraud due to the fact the purchased items were never received.

- A man came to the police station at 1:28 a.m. Thursday to speak with an officer about suspicious activity at a property in the 500 block of East State Street. The information will be forwarded to the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.

- A domestic was reported at 1:20 a.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of East Pershing Street where officers saw a woman in the window and made contact with her. Several windows were broken and many items in the residence were smashed on the floor. She said she had an argument earlier with her boyfriend and she did all the damage. She was asked several times if another person was involved and she was adament that she did the damage.

- A woman in the 1000 block of East Third Street called at 9:27 p.m. Wednesday to have a person removed from outside her residence. A person sitting in a vehicle would not leave. Officers located the vehicle circling the block and made contact with the driver who provided documentation affirming he was attempting to repossess a vehicle from her due to defaulting on the lease agreement. He said she told him the vehicle was in storage at another location. He was told it's a civil matter and the vehicle owner will have to resolve it through court.

- A possible prowler was reported at 8:54 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of Vine Avenue, but no one was found.

- Cheri Burke, 50, of East Maryland Avenue, Sebring, was cited for assured clear distance after her westbound vehicle struck the rear of another westbound vehicle driven by Richard W. Schwartz, 55, of East School Street, who was stopped in traffic for a red light at 7:44 p.m. Wednesday. No injuries were reported.

- A resident in the 600 block of East Third Street reported at 6:27 p.m. Wednesday that a person had been residing with him the past month, but apparently moved out Wednesday. The resident discovered several items stolen from the home, including power tools, hand tools and video game-related hardware. He provided police the name of the suspect and the name of a witness who gave the person a ride to a pawn shop recently. An investigation is pending.

- Autumn Kisner, of Washingtonville, reported at 4:56 p.m. Wednesday that the front passenger side fender and bumper of her vehicle were damaged while parked in a lot in the 2400 block of East State Street. She said the damage was not present when she arrived for work because she specifically looked at the vehicle due to damage done the previous day. Someone had scratched both sides of her vehicle Tuesday.

- Police were called to Reilly school for a juvenile problem on Reilly Avenue at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. The principal advised that contact was made with the mother and she was responding to the school with a friend to pick up the children. The mother was given options on transportation to and from school for her children.


- Jodi A. Massey, 46312 Waynewood Dr., was arrested for domestic violence and obstructing official business at 8:21 p.m. after threatening to kill her husband and refusing to allow police to investigate the incident.

- Police responded to the 3800 block of W. Main St. at 3:35 p.m. Nov. 8 in reference to an intoxicated woman walking down the street. She was observed having difficulty walking and stumbling into the street and the odor of alcoholic beverage came from her breath. She was identified and advised she had "too much" to drink and she was provided a courtesy ride to her residence and advised to stay home and sober up.

- At 10:45 p.m. Nov. 10, police responded to the Waterford House Apartments in the 3400 block of Pinewood Drive for a report of a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot. Two males, Sebastian Bragg and a juvenile, were found to be in possession of marijuana and Bragg was charged with possession of marijuana, a minor misdemeanor and the juvenile was released to his grandparents and advised a report will be sent to the juvenile court with charges pending.



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