A summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard, Liberty and Girard:

A summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard, Liberty and Girard:


June 1

Theft: A woman reported her son’s bicycle stolen while he was at the Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St.

Arrest: Canfield police held a Hubbard man wanted on a warrant from Girard Municipal Court charging him with failure to appear to face one count of passing bad checks.

Assault: A Tulip Drive woman reported a juvenile beat up her 12-year-old son.

Theft: A man accused his estranged wife of withdrawing without permission $679.60 from his bank account.

June 3

Assault: Police received a report of two people fighting in the 200 block of East Liberty Street.

June 4

Assault: Police got a report of a couple fighting at a Hillview Drive residence.

Counterfeit: A customer tried to pass a phony $20 bill at Taco Bell, 730 W. Liberty St.

Theft: A Hubbard woman reported her son’s iPod stolen after his sister took the device to a nearby park. The sister was not accused in the theft.

June 5

Criminal damaging: A delivery truck’s window was broken at Devine’s Shop ‘n’ Save, 529 N. Main St.


June 1

Drugs: A traffic stop in the 4700 block of Logan Way resulted in two drug-related arrests. Charged with possession of drug paraphernalia were an 18-year-old Hubbard man and a Girard girl, 16, after police said they found a vinyl case containing a glass pipe; the man also faced a charge of possession of marijuana when, officers say, suspected marijuana seeds were found under the seat.

Theft: A Belmont Avenue man accused his brother of stealing $10 from him.

Criminal mischief: A man in the 1400 block of Mount Everett Road told police someone lighted three large firecrackers on his driveway.

Drug paraphernalia: Police pulled over a Girard man, 32, on state Route 193 and charged him with possession of drug paraphernalia after saying a suspected marijuana pipe was found. He also was wanted on a traffic warrant.

Criminal damaging: A North Gate Road woman discovered her car’s mirror had been broken during a fight, resulting in $200 in damage.

Theft: Warren police held a 43-year-old Warren man wanted on a warrant from Liberty charging him with theft.

June 2

Arrest: After stopping a vehicle near Belmont and Trumbull avenues, officers arrested a 31-year-old Niles man on a charge of operating a vehicle under the influence. He also was wanted on warrants from Texas and Niles charging him with trafficking in marijuana and domestic violence, respectively.

Breaking and entering: Someone entered a vacant residence in the 2400 block of Barth Drive through the front door before taking $3,000 worth of copper piping.

Criminal trespassing: While responding to a complaint at a Scott Lane residence, authorities arrested a 20-year-old Youngstown man on a charge of criminal trespassing. The man was asleep on a couch in the home where he didn’t belong, police said.

Criminal damaging: A woman in the 500 block of Secrist Lane said a key was used to damage the finish on her vehicle. Damage was estimated at $400.

Arrest: After responding to a report of an unwanted person at a Holly Drive residence, police took into custody a Warren man, 45. He was wanted on a warrant from the Trumbull County Sheriff’s Department charging him with probation violation.

Drug paraphernalia: Police pulled over a driver in the 4200 block of Belmont Avenue, where they say a 26-year-old Girard man admitted a suspected crack pipe in his pocket was his.

June 3

Assault: Police went to Forum Health Northside Medical Center, 500 Gypsy Lane, where a Youngstown man reported having been struck with a blunt object by a man arguing with the victim’s girlfriend at a Hadley Avenue residence. The patient had a tooth knocked out as well as several lacerations to his head and face.

Breaking and entering: Officers took a 42-year-old Youngstown woman into custody on a breaking-and-entering charge after an employee with Quality Inn & Suites, 4055 Belmont Ave., reported someone entered an office area and took the worker’s purse.

Aggravated menacing: A Youngstown woman alleged another woman threatened to kill her if the accuser failed to move from a Belmont Avenue residence where she was staying.

June 4

Theft/forgery: An elderly MacArthur Road resident reported checks stolen and passed at National City Bank, 2533 Belmont Ave.

Theft: A woman in a red vehicle failed to pay for $36.48 worth of gasoline at the BP station, 2703 Belmont Ave.

Breaking and entering: A worker for Liberty Auto Service, 3523 Belmont Ave., discovered several pieces of electronic diagnostic equipment missing from the shop. The loss came to $6,000.

Auto theft: A Holly Drive woman accused her boyfriend, 40, of stealing her 1998 Chevrolet sport utility vehicle.

Auto theft: While responding to a fight at a Townsend Avenue home, authorities arrested a 28-year-old Cleveland man on a warrant from Cuyahoga County charging him with auto theft.

Breaking and entering: Someone forced open a rear door at Murray’s Sports Pub, 5718 Belmont Ave., and took five cases of beer and eight bottles of whiskey.


June 3

Menacing: A Norwood Avenue man reported his girlfriend left threatening messages on his cell phone.

Aggravated menacing: A Girard woman reported her 47-year-old father threatened over the phone to beat up and kill the woman and her mother regarding the accuser’s brother.

June 4

Domestic violence: Officers arrested a 27-year-old Girard man at a residence in the 200 block of East Kline Street after his girlfriend, of East Main Street, alleged he grabbed and threw her against a wall, dragged her across a floor and waved around a handgun.

Theft: A North Highland Avenue man told police he gave his former wife $400 for a money order, but that she failed to return or call him.

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