Daily Happenings 9-10-20

Today’s birthdays

Judy Wolfgang, Follansbee.

Mya Lynn Platko, 14, Toronto.

Gary Dyer, 48, Toronto.

John Prosser, 68, Toronto.

Police reports

Jefferson County sheriff

Big haul: Someone stole a Louis Vuitton purse, wallet and change purse from a vehicle parked in Rayland, Sunday. The thief also snagged a pair of Ray Bans sunglasses, credit cards and identification cards, she said. The items were valued at nearly $2,600.

Smaller haul: Twenty dollars was stolen from a vehicle parked in Yorkville, Saturday.

Bye bye: A Bergholz landlord said a man whose girlfriend he is in the process of evicting came out of the residence yelling and cursing at him, leading to a scuffle with the landlord’s son, Sunday. The landlord said the man, who’d been drinking, was argumentative and approached in a menacing manner, and said when he pulled his arm back like he was going to throw a punch his son got between them.

Family fight: An Adena woman told deputies her juvenile daughter was out of control and destroying things in their home, Sunday. The mother said the girl threw potted plants and shattered a dinner plate and a wine glass, then threatened to push her down the stairs. She said the girl also grabbed a knife from the kitchen and tossed it at her car, and ripped a necklace off her. The girl has been charged with domestic violence.

Steubenville police

Arrested: Casey Lanham, 18, 266 township Road 307, Amsterdam, unlawful sexual contact with a minor.

Arrested: Thomas Joe Smith, 42, 1409 Pennsylvania Ave., Steubenville, felonious assault, Wednesday.

Arrested: William H. Renforth, 44, 211 Ohio St., Steubenville, warrant for failure to appear, Tuesday.

Arrested: Eric J. Smith, 29, 416 N. Fifth St., Steubenville, warrant for failure to appear, Tuesday.

Cited: Dallas J. Fleshman, 26, 424 S. Sixth St., failure to stop at a stop sign; Kristopher R. Wengle, 34, 1821 N. Ninth St., Apt. A, Martins Ferry, speeding; Rishauna L. Harrison, 41, 728 Brady Ave., driving under suspension; Megan Barker, 25, 307 Main Street Rear, Wheeling, failure to control, Police said Barker’s car skidded off the roadway and struck a tree.

Wintersville police

Justin R. Nicholson, 30, 276 Janet Dr., Bloomingdale, domestic violence, Tuesday.


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