- An officer responded to a West Perry Street home at 12:53 p.m. Sunday for a well-being check, but found the home in Perry Township. The officer did speak with the resident who said she had just laid taken a nap.
- An officer responded to an East State Street business at 11:51 a.m. Wednesday where a woman reported her purse had been in a cart that someone had taken while she wasn't looking. The cart was discovered in another department, with nothing missing from the purse.
- Officers responded to a domestic dispute in the 200 block of South Howard Avenue at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday in which a woman reported her juvenile son had been upset and causing problems.
- Officers were speaking with a man on station at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday when he became emotionally overwhelmed and had to be transported to the hospital for evaluation.
- Officers responded to the 200 block of West Wilson Street at 6:17 p.m. Wednesday where a resident reported possible marijuana plants behind a home that were found to be only weeds with a vague resemblance to the plant.
- Officers spoke with an East Fifth Street resident on station at 4:59 p.m. Wednesday who reported that she had had a physical altercation with her boyfriend resulting in a small scratch on her neck. She said she did not wish to pursue charges, though.
- A patrolling officer at 1:10 a.m. Thursday saw a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of a North Madison Avenue business, but found no criminal activity.
- An officer responded to an Arch Street home at 1:15 a.m. Thursday where first responders reported an aggressive large dog interfering with a medical call. The dog was under control by the time the officer arrived.
- Erin Lake, Maple Street, reported Wednesday her neighbor's dog was loose in her yard and bit her 3-year-old son, saying it is an every day occurrence that the dog is loose, although this is the first time it has bitten. She said the owner has several dogs that run loose at different times. The dog's owner, Becki Kennedy, told officers are dogs are normally leashed but this time the dog got out when her son opened the door and it had gone to be with her daughter, who was at Lake's. Kennedy told officers her daughter said the dog bit because the boy's father hit it.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- Kyle M. Brady, 25, East Sparta, was arrested on an active warrant out of Summit County for possession of drugs (heroin) following a traffic stop on state Route 165 in Goshen Township at 9:04 p.m. Tuesday in which he was a passenger. The driver, Wesley Bryan Walsh, 23, of Akron, was cited for speeding.
- Constable Dan Valentine received a report at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday from a resident in the 37000 block of state Route 558, Leetonia, that a resident in the trailer park is always staring at her 10-year-old son when he is at the playground which is "creeping" him out. She said he is staring at her this evening as well. Valentine spoke to the person about the concerns and he denied staring ay at the boy or his mother. The man said he does watch over the playground when children are playing there.
- A man reported at 12:05 p.m. Tuesday the lot behind the fire department is being trashed. Extra patrols will be initiated.
- David S. VanHorn was stopped on Railroad Street at South Middle Street at 3:47 p.m. Tuesday due to a possible suspended license. Police found there was suspected marijuana and paraphernalia in the vehicle. VanHorn was cited with possession of drug paraphernalia.
- Someone reported at 4:35 p.m. Tuesday a suspicious woman, about 22-years-old, who was on the walking trail in the park and was carrying a bag, which appeared lighter when she came out of the woods. Police checked the area, but did not find anyone matching her description.
- A woman reported at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, her ex locked her out of the house on North Elm Street and will not let her back in to retrieve her belongings.
- A private property crash was reported at the Whispering Pines Golf Course lot at 6:05 p.m. Tuesday. No further details were provided.
- Three suspicious men were reported at 4:39 a.m. Wednesday, heading into town on Heck Road. Police checked the area, but did not locate the vehicle.
- A woman reported at 11:27 a.m. Wednesday there is a vehicle parked on Court Street around the clock and there are two semi trucks coming to make deliveries. She wanted the vehicle moved. Police spoke to the owner, who agreed to move it.
- Dan Duley, Youngstown, was northbound on Fairfield Avenue approaching Metz Road at 12:44 p.m. Wednesday when a vehicle driven eastbound by Daniel Esenwein of Columbiana on Metz Road failed to yield at the intersection causing the vehicle's to collide. Both an ambulance and firefighters were called to assist at the scene and the drivers were both injured. Esenwein was cited with failure to yield.
- A disabled vehicle was reported at the intersection of Fairfield and Howard Streets at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday. Police transported the owner of the vehicle to Wind Rose Apartments.
- A woman was reported asking people for money in the Sparkle Plaza parking lot at 5:05 p.m. Wednesday. She was no longer there when police arrived.
- A reckless driver was reported at 6:06 p.m. Wednesday by the Highway Patrol. The vehicle reportedly exited state Route 11 onto state Route 344 and was heading toward Columbiana. Police found the vehicle already at the registered owner's house and unoccupied.