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Minerva police officer injured in car crash
Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva police officer injured in car crash

A Minerva police officer who was pursuing a fleeing suspect ended up in the hospital after being involved in a two-vehicle collision on Alliance Road/state Route 183 on Feb. 19.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

On Jan. 31, 5:09 p.m. police received a report for harassment at a residence on Elizabeth St. Information was obtained for a report. On Feb. 2, 3:37 p.m. police received a report for an animal complaint at a residence on N. Market St. Information was obtained for a report. On Feb.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Court News

Stan Lee Geckler, 5541 Westbrook SE, Magnolia, aggravated possession of drugs, possession of cocaine, possession of drugs, plead guilty, sentenced to the Stark County Court of Common Pleas Chance Program and court suspends further proceedings in the matter.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Grand Jury

John D. Ferrero, Stark County prosecuting attorney, announced the grand jury reported an indictment against the following individual: Thomas E. Naus, 37, 5655 Westbrook St., Magnolia, driving under suspension, possessing drug abuse instruments.

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Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Dana Hawkins, Minerva, speeding 41 in a 25, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $50 and $65 costs. Bruce Smith, Sebring, speeding 39 in a 25, plead guilty, found guilty, fined $45 and $65 costs.

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Court News

Herman Lee Green, 38, 433 E. Madina, East Canton, carrying concealed weapons, plead guilty, sentenced to the Stark County Court of Common Please Chance Program and court suspends further proceeding in this matter. Herman Lee Green, 38, 433 E.

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On Jan. 23, 3:10 p.m. police received a report for a suicidal juvenile at Brock Park. After a brief investigation, the juvenile was located and was safe. Information was obtained for a report. On Jan. 23, 4:46 p.m. police received a report for a civil incident at a residence on W. Line St.

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Verlie Brooks, Minerva, no operator's license, plead guilty, found guilty, fined $45 and $65 costs. Cathy Lange, Minerva, expired license plate, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $30 and $65 costs.

Feb 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report 

On Jan. 15, 4:47 p.m. while on a traffic stop police arrested Isaiah Donohoe, Kensington, for driving under the influence, marked lanes, seat belt and drug abuse. Donohoe is scheduled to appear in Alliance Municipal Court. On Jan. 20, 3:38 p.m.

Jan 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Court News 

Douglas Lynn Stevens, 6041 Mottice Drive Se, Waynesburg, illegal manufacturing of drugs, illegal cultivation of marijuana, possession of marijuana, trafficking in marijuana, illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs, plead guilty, sentenced to eight years in prison.

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Jan 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court 

Alex Miller, Amsterdam, drug abuse, plead guilty, found guilty, fined $135 and $65 costs. Darrin Nichols, Malvern, driving under suspension, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $200 and $65 costs; turn signal, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $45.

Jan 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report 

On Jan. 2, 4:58 p.m. police arrested Christopher Young, Minerva, on two warrants out of Minerva Mayor's Court for failure to pay fines and cost for drug abuse and possession of marijuana drug paraphernalia, second warrant for failure to pay fines and cost for seat belt.

Jan 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Grand Jury 

John D. Ferrero, Stark County prosecuting attorney, announced the grand jury reported an indictment against the following individual(s): James A. Beckey, 36, 312 Steubenville Rd. SE, Carrollton, felonious assault. Shawn L. Biggar, 49, 25014 Center Rd.

Jan 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Carroll County Grand Jury 

Carroll County Prosecuting Attorney Steven D. Barnett announced that Part I of the Carroll County Grand Jury met, Jan. 4, 2017 for a full day session. According to Barnett, the grand jury heard testimony involving 12 witnesses, involving ten cases, all of which were returned as indictments.