A summary of recent police activity in Hubbard, Liberty and Girard:
Theft: A 73-year-old Hubbard man was given a criminal-trespassing warning after reportedly stealing a $2 sandwich from Devine’s Shop ‘n’ Save, 529 N. Main St.
Theft: Police issued a criminal-trespassing warning to a Hubbard woman, 74, after $18 worth of groceries had been stolen from Devine’s Shop ‘n’ Save.
Theft: A man discovered $245 that he was to pick up for his father-in-law was missing from a drop box in the 100 block of East Liberty Street.
Arrest: Authorities were dispatched to the Mahoning County jail, where they picked up 50-year-old Christopher A. Curlee of Francisca Avenue, Youngstown. He was wanted on a warrant accusing him of failing to appear in court for a pretrial hearing.
Scam: An elderly Maple Ridge Drive man told police a caller claiming to be his grandson who was in jail after a car accident in Mexico tricked him into sending via Western Union three $950 installments, including one to supposedly get him out of jail. Later, the victim learned that his grandson had not been in Mexico, a report showed.
Arrest: While helping Akron police investigate a report of stolen property at a Fifth Avenue residence, officers arrested 59-year-old Curtis K. Marando of Fifth, Hubbard, on a warrant charging breaking and entering. Found at the home were a 24-foot extension ladder, a lawn mower and other items that had been reported stolen from a garage in Akron, authorities said.
Employee theft: A charge was pending against a 21-year-old Boardman man after he reportedly admitted having stolen an undisclosed amount of money from Sprint By MobileNOW, 4501 Belmont Ave.
Arrests: While investigating a suspicious vehicle near Hadley Avenue, authorities arrested 59-year-old Rupert Jones of Robinwood Avenue, Youngstown, on a charge of operating a vehicle impaired, as well as 41-year-old Tajuana R. Delson of Covington Street, Youngstown, on a warrant from that city.
Arrest: Tanicqwa T. Wilkerson, 25, of East Boston Avenue, Youngstown, was picked up at the Mahoning County jail on a probation-violation warrant related to a theft charge.
Arrest: Police at the Mahoning County jail took into custody 30-year-old Mister Jackson of Drummond Avenue, Youngstown, who was wanted on a charge of failing to appear in court.
Drugs: Officers near Trumbull Avenue pulled over Andre M. Davis of Aurora Drive, Liberty, after saying he was wanted on a probation-violation charge, then charged the 42-year-old man with possession of dangerous drugs and cocaine. Three loose rocks of suspected crack cocaine in a plastic tube, along with an over-the-counter medication patch in its packaging, were found, a report said.
Burglary: Took place at a home in the 3700 block of Logan Avenue, where a woman discovered 20 pills missing from a bedroom.
Drugs: Authorities received a 911 call pertaining to a possible reckless driver on Belmont Avenue before charging Santino F. Bell, 22, of Wingate Road, Youngstown, with operating a vehicle impaired. Bell also received a minor-misdemeanor citation charging him with having two bags of suspected marijuana.
Arrest: Weathersfield Township authorities handed to Liberty police 29-year-old Joseph B. Loosemore of Main Street, Girard, who was wanted on a Liberty warrant accusing him of failing to appear in court to face a theft charge.
Unauthorized use of a vehicle: A Santa Monica Drive man said a 24-year-old acquaintance took and failed to return his 2007 Lincoln vehicle.
Burglary: To a residence in the 3000 block of North Gate Road through a rear window, though it appeared nothing was stolen.
Arrest: Officers were dispatched to the Mahoning County jail to pick up Teresa M. Whitehead of Catalina Avenue, Youngstown. Whitehead, 42, was wanted on an outstanding Girard Municipal Court warrant.
Arrest: Jasmine N. Riddle of Philadelphia Avenue, Youngstown, was taken into custody at the Mahoning County jail. The 35-year-old Riddle was wanted on a Girard Municipal Court warrant charging failure to appear in court.
Arrest: A traffic stop on Belmont Avenue led to the arrest of 39-year-old Ebony D. Owens on a charge of driving under suspension. Owens, of Kenneth Street, Youngstown, also was charged with obstructing official business when, police alleged, she lied about her identity.
Theft: A Townsend Avenue couple saw that someone had entered their truck and removed $100, three credit cards, a wallet and other small items. One of the victims reported having been informed of three unauthorized transactions to her credit-card account.
Trespassing: While on routine patrol in a Lawrence Avenue neighborhood, an officer reported someone entered a 2003 Chevrolet after having noticed its driver’s-side door ajar.
Theft: An East Broadway Avenue woman reported two bicycles stolen, including one that belongs to her son.
Theft: A Trumbull Avenue woman told police another woman in her mid- to late 50s removed the accuser’s mother’s $400 walker from the victim’s porch.
Domestic violence: A Girard girl, 17, was charged with the crime after her mother alleged the teen had slapped her face and threatened the accuser during a tirade.
Drugs: After stopping him for speeding on U.S. Route 422, officers charged a 17-year-old Youngstown boy with trafficking in marijuana after alleging the teen had 26.4 grams of suspected marijuana buds in a mason jar. Also found was a digital scale, a report said.
Arrest: After seeing him walking on North Avenue, police took into custody 27-year-old Joseph Derrico of East Liberty Street, Girard, who was wanted on an Austintown warrant.
Recovered property: Someone reported finding two abandoned bicycles on an access trail off Mosier Road, one of which a Lawrence Avenue woman had reported stolen.