Police blotters


Police activity reported Aug.15-23:

Aug. 22, 3:17 a.m. — Aggravated burglary and assault reported at 1984 Warren Ave. after the resident reported an ex-boyfriend broke in and assaulted her. The man also broke into a garage. Jonathan Dill was arrested on charges of aggravated burglary and assault.

2:56 a.m. — Telephone harassment reported at 3863 Forest Ridge Court after threatening messages were posted on social media.

Aug. 21, 6:57 p.m. — Aggravated menacing reported at 80 Barcelona Ave. after a woman mowing a lawn found a bottle in the yard with a threatening message on it written with black marker and also contained a picture of skull and crossbones.

6:11 p.m. — Attempted suicide reported at 2201 Oakwood St. after a male juvenile was locked in a room possibly with a knife and was suicidal. The juvenile was taken by ambulance to the hospital.

5:32 p.m. — Felonious assault reported at 111 Youngstown Warren Road after a woman was pushed by a man through a glass window. Man fled scene. Justin Redmond was issued a summons on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, felonious assault and aggravated menacing.

Aug. 20, 10:50 p.m. — K-9 assistance was requested on VanWye and Benita streets after a possible subject was down from a gunshot. Police searched area.

9:55 p.m. — Breaking and entering of a detached garage reported at 2596 West Liberty St. A $300 mini bike and $200 bow were missing. The main door was forced open.

7:50 p.m. — Drug abuse reported at Salt Springs Road and Four Mile Run Road. Giselle Hilton was issued a summons on a chrage of drug paraphernalia.

12:39 p.m. — Drug abuse reported at McKees Lane and South Main Street. Sean Franks was issued a summons on charges of drug possession and drug abuse.

9:45 a.m — Criminal damaging reported at 1510 Harding St. after theft of a 2016 Ford Focus from driveway.

5:57 a.m. — Criminal damage reported at 1458 Blunt St. after a person on an ATV pushed a garbage toter into a mailbox and damaged it. The person on the ATV fled past the school bus garage.

Aug. 19, 6:03 p.m –Possession of drugs reported at U.S. Route 422 and Youll Street. Kevin Baritell was issued a summons on charges of drug paraphernalia and warrant from Liberty police on a probation violation.

3:37 p.m. — Unresponsive driver reported slumped over at Petro Place parking lot. The coroner was contacted.

1:28 p.m. — Petty theft and criminal mischief reported at 1708 Warren Ave. after someone damaged a mailbox. The resident reported this is the fourth time this has happened. Mail was found in a wooded area across from the home.

2:08 a.m. — Drug abuse reported at 59 Youngstown Warren Road. Keon Daniels was issued a summons on charges of marijuana possession and driving under suspension.

Aug. 17, 9:16 p.m. –Vehicle was stopped by police at state Route 169 and Emerson Avenue. Tracey Gearhart was issued a summons on a charge of drug paraphernalia.

8:02 p.m. — Theft reported at 1310 Heaton Blvd. after a purse containing $100, an identification card and a wallet were stolen from a vehicle after the window was broken.

10:35 a.m. — Petty theft reported at 1413 Emmet St. after $50 in cash and a semi-automatic pistol were missing.

4:44 a.m. — Assault and criminal mischief reported at 449 Whispering Pines after an unwanted male and female would not leave. Dishes were found smashed all over kitchen.

Aug. 16, 9:56 p.m — Theft from a vehicle reported at 1745 W. Park Ave. after $40 cash, food stamp card, and Mineral Ridge Little Rams raffle tickets were taken. The car was left unlocked.

9:40 p.m. — Theft reported at 1544 Route 169 after someone broke into a storage unit and stole a $250 stove, a $250 refrigerator, four new truck tires and a $2,000 motorcycle.

6:01 p.m.– Burglary reported at 2896 Carver Niles Road after $8,000 worth of items were missing, including a clothes dryer, 24-inch television, chainsaw, lawn tractor, washing machine and all-terrain vehicle with brush mower.

1:14 p.m. — Injury investigation reported at 1439 Lincoln Ave. after a man fell from the roof and was found unconscious. The fire department transported the man to the hospital.

12:05 p.m — Violation of protection order reported at 1930 Coverbrook.

8:36 a.m. — Criminal mischief and theft reported at 80 Barcelona Ave. after a 2006 Pontiac was found covered with ketchup and derogatory words written with it. Two juveniles were believed responsible.

Aug. 15, 7:35 p.m. — Overdose reported at 1930 Cloverbrook Drive after a man was found passed out inside a vehicle and taken to the hospital.

3:33 p.m. — Domestic violence reported at 1930 Cloverbrook Drive after a woman reported a male relative threatened her.


Police activity reported Aug. 18-23:

Aug. 23, 11:14 p.m. — A domestic disturbance reported at 583 Sherman Ave.

9:05 p.m. — Theft reported at 6261 Youngstown Warren Road and police stood by while an employee was fired.

8:39 p.m. — After a possible drug overdose at 87 Poplar St., a woman was transported to Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

4:18 p.m. — Illegal dumping in the river and field reported at 165 W. First St. and the caller took photos of the person doing it.

3:02 p.m. — Harassment reported at 572 Dakota Ave.

1:10 p.m. — A neighbor problem over property lines reported at 151 W. Second St.

12:41 p.m. — A man stole a suitcase full of merchandise from Ollie’s Bargain Outlet at the Eastwood Mall.

9:27 a.m. — Bert Gadd, 46, was arrested on a domestic violence warrant at Niles Municipal Court.

7:19 a.m. — John V. Fiscus, 21, was charged with possession of drug instruments.

Aug. 22, 2:10 p.m. — Criminal damaging to a garage door reported at 114 Lawnview Ave.

10:13 a.m. — Theft from a vehicle reported at 304 Washington Ave.

10:09 a.m. — Theft reported at 1015 Mason St.

Aug. 21, 11:54 p.m. — A man reported the lug nuts on his vehicle were intentionally loosened at 333 N. Arlington Ave.

11:36 a.m. — Theft reported at 357 W. Park Ave.

10:53 a.m. — At Dollar General, 5120 Youngstown Warren Road, someone reported being knocked out, thrown out of a car and robbed of a check.

9:11 a.m. — Theft reported at 420 Scott Ave.

4:57 a.m. — A disturbance reported at 303 Smith St.

Aug. 20, 7:07 a.m. — A verbal dispute reported at 15 Beaver Ave.

6:27 p.m. — A domestic disturbance reported at 202 Holford Ave.

6:23 p.m. — A hit-skip reported on Main Street.

5:36 p.m. — A woman reported her ex-boyfriend got into her vehicle uninvited near Cedar Street, smashed her phone and stole $20.

3:26 p.m. — A window was smashed out at 418 Baldwin Ave.

10:35 a.m. — A woman reported packages were stolen off her porch at 919 Olive St.

10:19 a.m. — Theft from a vehicle reported at 2122 Robbins Ave.

8:15 a.m. — The window of a vehicle was smashed at 1109 Mason St.

7:51 a.m. — A woman reported she was pushed down when some juveniles tried to steal her tomatoes at 919 Olive St.

3:24 a.m. — A large fight reported at 412 N. Bentley Ave.

12:29 a.m. — A disturbance reported at 209 Smith St.

12:25 a.m. — Theft reported at 1745 Carnegie Ave.

Aug. 19, 9 p.m. — After a possible drug overdose at 1604 Morris Place, a person was transported to Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

7:37 p.m. — A man reported the tailgate was stolen from his truck as he ate dinner at Olive Garden, 5740 Youngstown Warren Road.

3:29 p.m. — A hit-skip reported at Burger King, 5343 Youngstown Warren Road.

10:19 a.m. — A hit-skip reported at Bob Evans, 5413 Youngstown Warren Road.

12:29 a.m. — Employees at Fuel Plus, 140 W. Park Ave., reported someone was harassing customers in the parking lot.

Aug. 18, 10:39 p.m. — A domestic disturbance reported at 1909 James St.

10 p.m. — A man caused a disturbance at Stoneyard Grill, 41 S. Main St.

9:15 p.m. — A group of people drinking at Fuel Plus were asked to leave.

9:03 p.m. — A caller reported a large group of people were chasing a man in the area of Williams Street and Sheridan Avenue.

5:10 p.m. — Criminal damaging reported at 1500 Gypsy Lane.

4:44 p.m. — Theft reported at 727 Mauro Circle.

2:18 p.m. — A disturbance was reported at 213 Holford Ave.

11:23 a.m. — Theft reported at 1457 Tripodi Circle.