LISBON - In Columbiana County Municipal Court an April 24 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set for a teen accused of fleeing from police in Wellsville on Tuesday. Dakota K. Frank, 18, McCormick Run Road, Salineville, charged with a felony failure to comply and misdemeanor charges of underage consumption, obstructing official business, possession of a drug abuse instrument, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under suspension, reckless operation, speeding, stop sign violation and a seat belt violation.
Randolph V. L. Moore Jr., 21, Youngstown, was bound over to the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury on a tampering with evidence charge for allegedly kicking suspected crack cocaine under the couch while police were searching an apartment.
An April 21 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set for David D. Crooms, 47, Clarks Mill Road, Hammondsville, charged with assault and burglary for allegedly breaking into the home of Mervin Jones on Washington Street, Salineville, on March 30 and assaulting him. Bond on the felony burglary charge was set at $25,000 cash or surety and he was ordered to have no further contact with Jones.
Robert A. Bidwell, 30, West Main Street, Salineville, was fined $250, required 50 hours community service, credited with six days served and sentenced to 24 days in jail for arson after he set fire to a property he did not own on Water Street in Salineville without the owner's permission. The charge was amended from a felony arson charge.
Christopher D. Zepernick, 33, Hawley Avenue, Salem, was fined $450 and required 40 hours community service for driving under suspension, reckless operation and failure to yield for an emergency vehicle.
Shawn M. Jacob, 31, County Home Road, Lisbon, waived his right to an extradition hearing so he could be returned to West Virginia where he faces an alleged probation violation.
Robert L. McMaster, 45, Spillway Road, Lisbon, waived his right to an extradition hearing so he can be returned to Pennsylvania, where he is accused of failure to appear. He was fined $230 for traffic control devices and two counts driving under suspension.
Danielle L. Heckathorn, Glasgow Road, Lisbon, was fined $150 and had her license suspended for 180 days for possession of marijuana paraphernalia on Dec. 27. A second drug paraphernalia citation was dismissed for an alleged heroin spoon on Dec. 27.
Robert B. Maurer, 36, state Route 7, New Waterford, was fined $150 for faulty brake light amended from speeding.
Brian McClelland, 29, Danburry Avenue, Wellsville, was fined $150 for disorderly conduct amended from assault for throwing a bat and striking Christy Thirtyacre in the head, also throwing a bike at her and upsetting the garbage can at the home after Thirtyacre told them to get out of the pool on 21st Street, Wellsville.
Austen Lee Rhodes, 18, Lisbon Road, Leetonia, was fined $150 for failure to control.
Floyd D. Sowers, 77, Poland, was fined $100 for failure to reinstate a license.
Danielle Pagani, 25, Beaver Falls, Pa., was fined $100 for no license and expired registration.
Charges of making false alarms against Dan Lucido, 47, West Main Street, East Palestine, were dismissed after it was determined he is not competent to stand trial. Lucido was alleged to have gone into Dollar General in East Palestine on March 7 and Gorby's in East Palestine on Feb. 5, both times asking the clerk to call an ambulance when there was nothing wrong.
An April 24 pretrial was set for Angel L. Lake, 30, West Lincoln Way, Lisbon, cited with permitting drug abuse, possession of a drug abuse instrument and two counts of possession of a dangerous drug. According to court documents on Feb. 17, Lake had in her possession four four-milligram tablets of tizandine, a muscle relaxer, nine 500-milligram capsules of amoxicillin and 16 875-milligram capsules of amoxicillin, all without a prescription. Additionally, police allegedly found a syringe under the carpet in her apartment. Finally, she is accused of giving Shawn Davner a syringe so he could administer heroin to himself inside her West Lincoln Way home.
An April 24 pretrial was set for Linda K. Powell, 64, East Fifth Street, Salem, cited with domestic violence for allegedly becoming angry with her sister Margorie Moser and shoving her to the floor on Tuesday.
A June 3 pretrial was set for Crystal Marchianda, 30, South Main Street, Columbiana, cited with use of an unauthorized plate and tail lights.
A June 5 pretrial was set for Brigitta M. Cepin, 34, East Clark Street, East Palestine, cited with possession of marijuana.