Police Reports



At 11:40 p.m. Friday, officers on a traffic stop at the Bellaire Car Wash, Belmont Street, reported one male subject was taken to the ground after he reached for something in his groin area. A substance that appeared to be cocaine was confiscated off of the subject, whose name was not listed in the incident report. A squad was requested to check injuries he sustained after he reportedly attempted to run and was taken to the ground trying to conceal narcotics, according to the report. He was transported to East Ohio Regional Hospital. The subject’s vehicle was towed, and he was treated at the hospital for a small abrasion on his right elbow and for pain in his left hand, the report stated.

At 11:12 p.m. Friday, officers on a traffic stop at Rose Hill Towers, Monroe Street, Bellaire, issued a citation for possession of marijuana to a male subject and a warning for parking in traffic to a female subject after a K-9 unit gave a positive indication on the vehicle.

At 10:32 p.m. Friday, a deputy responded to Rosser Avenue, Bellaire, for a complaint of loud music.

At 10:27 p.m. Friday, deputies responded to an address on Patterson Hill Road, Bellaire for a harassment complaint.

At 10:13 p.m. Friday, units responded to Circle K, Noble Street, Bellaire, and intervened in an argument between two male subjects.

At 9:29 p.m. Friday, units issued a be-on-the-lookout advisory for a male subject who reportedly came home to a residence on Hall Street, Maynard, destroyed things in the house and left a threatening phone message on the answering machine. Edward Eugene Turney, 35, was located, taken into custody and booked into the Belmont County Jail on a misdemeanor charge of domestic violence without bail pending an initial court appearance.

At 8:32 p.m. Friday, a caller from Patterson Hill Road, Bellaire, reported harassment.

At 8:32 p.m. Friday, a caller from Cove Road, Powhatan Point, advised he was having a problem with someone breaking into his house.

At 5:48 a.m. Friday, a complainant from Chestnut Grove Road, Shadyside, reported a back window of a pickup truck was broken out sometime after 11 p.m.