Police blotters – Austintown

Police activity reported July 25-31:

July 31, 1:59 a.m. — Wardell D. Prather, 40, 546 Wilkinson Ave., Youngstown, was charged with tampering with evidence, obstructing official business, assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle following an investigation into a suspicious vehicle at 880 N. Canfield-Niles Road.

July 30, 8:27 p.m. — Seth W. Thomas, 20, 306 Jackson St., Campbell, was charged with criminal trespassing and violation of a protection order following a dispatch to 5675 Depauw Ave. regarding a person previously warned off the property.

12:37 p.m. — Theft of headphones from a shed reported at 2248 Innwood Drive.

July 29, 11:44 a.m. — A detached shed was broken into with nothing taken at 4246 Central Ave.

July 28, 5:38 p.m. — Theft of a purse and contents reported at Austintown Pawn, 3700 Mahoning Ave.

4:55 p.m. — John A. McStowe IV, 45, 3888 New Road, Austintown, was arrested on an Austintown warrant for failure to appear following a call to 508 S. Raccoon Road regarding a suspicious person.

12:50 p.m. — Dennis P. Miller, 59, 103 W. Market St., Warren, was taken into custody on an Austintown warrant for theft following a dispatch to Hollywood Gaming, 777 Hollywood Drive, regarding a wanted person.

10:45 a.m. — Salvador H. Lopez, 28, 20 Fernwood Ave., Youngstown, was charged with assault following a call to McDonald’s, 5526 Mahoning Ave., regarding two employees fighting.

3:39 a.m. — A vehicle window was broken at 221 N. Roanoke Ave.

July 27, 11 p.m. — Michael K. Burton, 60, 3336 Winston Ave., Youngstown, was charged with assault following a call to 4685 Rhode Island Drive about a male who was assaulted.

7:49 p.m. — Don C. Perkins, 67, 734 Regal Drive, was arrested on two counts of domestic violence.

1:07 a.m. — Nickolas H. Johnson, 18, 179 Carnegie Ave., Austintown, was arrested on a Stark County warrant for complicity to commit improperly discharging of a firearm at or into a habitation following a call to Kirk Road near South Canfield-Niles Road regarding a male walking in the center of the eastbound lane.

July 26, 11:23 p.m. — Antwan D. Barnes, 29, 139 Carnegie Ave., Austintown, was charged with driving while under suspension and drug abuse following a traffic stop on Oakwood Avenue.

10:20 a.m. — Joshua A. Butler, 30, 566 12th St., Greenville, Pa., was arrested on a Trumbull County Eastern District Court warrant for failure to appear on possession of drug abuse instrument charges following a call to Home 2 Suites, 5580 Patriot Blvd., regarding a disturbance.

July 25, 5:39 p.m. — William J. Cochran, 45, 221 S. Main St., was arrested on a charge of domestic violence.

4:18 p.m. — Tiffany A. Fairley, 41, 4250 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, was charged with criminal trespassing and resisting arrest following a call to 1270 S. Turner Road regarding an unwanted person.

12:21 p.m. Sandra J. Keener, 67, 2077 Oak St., Warren, was charged with criminal trespassing following a call to Walmart, 6001 Mahoning Ave., regarding a woman begging for money and having previously been warned off the property.

10:36 a.m. — Sugar was placed in a vehicle’s gas tank at 520 Westgate Blvd.

8:20 a.m. — Theft of a front license plate reported at 1775 Woodland Trace.


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