Daily happenings


Crash: Vehicle hit a utility pole around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday on Woodlawn Road at Pershing Avenue and the driver fled the scene. Police reported the vehicle was towed away.

Cited: Lisset C. McCord, 44, 245 Walker Manor Circle, Colliers, speeding; Roland R. Fletcher, 25, 340 Leonard Ave., Wintersville, speeding; and Alan L. Martin II, 34, 324 Patton Ave., Wintersville, no license.

Arrested: Joseph M. Bednarek, 36, 967 township Road 156, Rayland, possession of heroin, Wednesday.

Break-in: House in the 300 block of Reserve Avenue broken into and TV taken, Wednesday.

Shots fired: Report of shots fired around 10:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of Market Street. Officers checked the area and reported finding no evidence of shots fired.

Arrested: Gene Smith Jr., 50, Steubenville, petit theft and contempt of court, Wednesday.

Jefferson County sheriff

Arrested: Skyler Krinsky, 24, Apartment C, 59 Christopher Ave., Wintersville, violation of protection order, domestic violence and aggravated menacing, Wednesday.

Arrested: Patrick Gibson, 44, Steubenville, probation violation out of Jefferson County Common Pleas Court, Wednesday.

Wells Township

Arrested: Megan M. Buchanan, 33, 403 Ohio St., Brilliant, disorderly conduct and two counts domestic violence, Wednesday.