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Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Ellorie Decker, Canton, speed 39 in a 25 on N. Market St., plead no contest, found guilty, fined $40 and $65 costs.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On Aug. 10, 7:21 a.m. police received a report for a disorderly male at a business on E. Lincolnway. Anthony Hawthorne, Minerva, was charged with disorderly conduct. Information was obtained for a report and Hawthorne is scheduled to appear in Minerva Mayor's Court. On Aug. 13, 11:26 p.m.

Aug 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Michael Allison, Malvern, expired operator license and speed 43 in a 25 on N. Market St., plead guilty, found guilty, fined $50 for expired operator license, $55 for speed and $65 costs.

Aug 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Grand Jury

The Stark County Grand Jury reported an indictment against the following individual(s): Richard John McClain, 30, 2418 Melody Lane, Carrollton, domestic violence, unlawful restraint.

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Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On Aug. 7, 12:56 p.m. police received a report for a domestic dispute from a residence on S. Market St. Information was obtained for a report and sent to the prosecutor's office for review. On Aug. 7, 7:55 p.m. police received a report for a narcotics investigation at Veteran's Park.

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

James Karl III, Canton, speed 59 in a 35 and seat belt required, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $70 for speed, $30 for seat belt required and $65 costs. Bond Forfeitures Brandon Baker, Akron, speed 43 in 25, forfeited $110 bond.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark County Grand Jury

The grand jury reported an indictment against the following individual: Ryan Luke Swiney, 35, 40778 Road NW, Minerva, aggravated possession of drugs.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On July 18, 7:50 p.m. police received a report for dogs running at large on S. Market St. Beverly Facemier, Minerva, was charged with dogs at large. Information was obtained for a report and Facemier is scheduled to appear in Minerva Mayor's Court. On July 28, 1154 a.m.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Body searches find drugs

Three women arrested in unrelated incidents during a 15-hour stretch were accused of hiding illegal drugs -- one on her person and two inside their bodies. Corrections officers inside the Stark County Jail lodged felony drug charges early this morning against Sherri L.

By Lori Steineck Gatehouse Ohio Media
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Beverly Facemier, Minerva, dogs running at large, plead guilty, found guilty, fined $50 and $65 costs. Christopher Johnson, Minerva, assured clear distance, plead guilty, found guilty, fined $50 and $65 costs.

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Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Trina Cornett, Minerva, Driving Under Suspension, plead guilty, fined $200, $65 costs and a $50 fee for warrant being issued.

Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On July 18, 12:36 p.m. police received a report of theft from a business located on E. Lincolnway. Information was obtained for a report. On July 22, 2:57 p.m. police received a report of threats from a resident on King St. Verlie Brooks, Minerva, was charged with aggravated menacing.

Jul 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Christina Beverage, Minerva, Grass and Weed Cutting, plead no contest, found guilty, fines suspended and $65 costs. Franklin Billman II, Minerva, Operation of Vehicles at Stop Signs, plead no contest, found guilty, fined $45 and $65 costs.

Jul 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On July 15, 1:54 p.m. police received a report for a theft from a residence on South First St. Information was obtained for a report. On July 16, 8:10 p.m.

Jul 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Joshua Driggers, Minerva, Possession of Marijuana and three counts of Possession of Marijuana Drug Paraphernalia, plead guilty to all counts, found guilty on all counts, fined $70 for each count and $65 costs.

Jul 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police report

On July 3, 2:38 p.m. police charged Charles Ledbetter, Minerva, for grass weed cutting required. Information was obtained for a report and Ledbetter is scheduled to appear in Minerva Mayor's Court. On July 5, 12:27 p.m.

Malvern resident caughtwith crystal meth
Jul 13, 2017 12:00 AM

Malvern resident caughtwith crystal meth

A simple traffic stop by Carrollton police turned into a drug bust for a Malvern resident. Lance Schott, 32, of 6227 Riverview Drive, was stopped driving a dark color BMW for a traffic violation on July 7.

Jul 13, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Spydur Fhenix, Minerva, No Operator's License and Unauthorized Plates/Sticker, Plead Guilty to both counts, Found Guilty on both counts, fined $130 for No Operator's License, $100 for Unauthorized Plates/Sticker and $65 costs.

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Jul 13, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Police Report

On June 23, 4:40 p.m. police received a report of harassment that occurred from a residence on W. Plain St. Information was obtained for a report and sent to the Carroll County prosecutor's office for review. On June 25, 3:23 a.m.

Jul 6, 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: Tyler D. King, 23, 11899 Telpahak St.