Jefferson County sheriff
Stolen: A man was spotted removing items from a residence on state Route 646, Richmond, Thursday. The homeowner said the individual, who she believes to be her ex-boyfriend, removed a window air conditioner to gain entry to the residence, removing a television, weed trimmer, shovels, propane grill, a butcher-block style countertop from a kitchen island, a PlayStation 4 Call of Duty edition and several games, a jewelry box containing rings and other items, including diamond earrings.
A .38 caliber revolver registered to the homeowner and two dogs also were stolen, deputies said.
Trouble on social media: Deputies were notified of teenage girls trading vulgar insults and threatening each other on Snapchat, Tuesday.
Deputies said two 15-year-old girls were at the heart of the problem, which was enflamed once their friends got involved. Both deny asking their friends to threaten and harass the other, but deputies said a 16-year-old allegedly threatened to shoot one of the younger girls.
Broken: An employee at Brier Wood Apartments discovered her rear windshield had been broken while she was at work, Thursday.
Theft: A contractor doing work in Warren township near Buckeye Local High School reported several items stolen, including miscellaneous metal parts, signposts and an air compressor from a piece of equipment. The missing items were valued at around $1,500.
Shattered: A Pennsylvania Avenue resident told police a juvenile threw a rock at her kitchen window, cracking it, Wednesday.
Stolen: Police were told $240 was removed from an apartment in the 100 block of North Fourth Street, Thursday.
Vandalized: Someone moved a vehicle parked at Franciscan University of Steubenville while it was still in park, Thursday. Police said they could see where the tires had scraped the pavement because it wasn’t in gear and said whoever vandalized the vehicle had used window paint to write on the glass. The owner also reported two prior flat tires.
Cited: Mark T. Lear, 47, 550 Steubenville Pike, Burgettstown, driving under suspension, Thursday; Beth L. Warner, 63, 242 S. Seventh St., Steubenville, following too closely; a large red Freightliner semi parked in the 1200 block of Ridge Avenue was ticketed for being parked in a prohibited area.
Booked: Jerry L. Francis, 49, 102 Maplewood Dr., Steubenville, resisting arrest, assault on a police officer, possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, Thursday; Jillian Leigh Dematte, 36, 226 Main St., Tiltonsville, menacing; David Patrick Cope, 57 1430 Ridge Ave. (rear), Steubenville, bench warrant, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of drugs, Thursday.
Charged: Melissa A. Bell, 50, 2339 Chestnut St., Steubenville, failure to maintain control, drug trafficking, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to maintain control; Robert S. Vance Jr., 27, 56 township Road 582, Steubenville, possession of drug paraphernalia; Shayla M. Smith, 21, Martins Ferry, possession of drugs; Nikita L. Porter, 23, 125 Reichart Ave., Wintersville, driving under the influence; Frank J. Fulton, 19, 913 Biltmore Ave., failure to maintain control and underage consumption; Julia S. Scott, 19, Apartment 28, 901 Bank St., obstructing an officer; Heather D. Wurshum, 36, 507 North Third St., endangering children; and Cherokee L. McLaughlin, 23, Apartment 29, 901 Bank St., domestic violence.
Cited: Casmir S. Smoger, 25, 2510 Forest Court, Steubenville, fictitious plates; Joven M. Householder, 24, 1500 Madison Ave., possession of marijuana; Isaac T. Coulter, 24, 817 1/2 Daniels St., possession of marijuana; Angel L. Nickoson-Marsh, 26, Apartment 16, 901 Bank St., no operator’s license and possession of marijuana; Charles G. Wilson, 50, Bay City, Texas, driving while suspended.
Cited for speeding: Rodney Dalrymple, 64, 105 Springdale Ave.; Kelli J. Snodgrass, 23, Apartment 13, 174 Woodvue Lane; Shaquana N. Prentice, 18, 2418 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville; Richard Harris, 43, 109 Bryden Road, Steubenville; Alan T. James, 38, 162 Two Ridge Road; Dennis Van Fossen, 62, 416 township Road 373, Richmond; Thomas Mort, 63, 2424 Alexander Manor, Steubenville; Joseph Cario, 48, Girard, Ohio; Elijah L. Rose, 18, 14 Paul Ave.; and Jeri Nelson, 48, Apartment B, 199 Stardust Drive.