Police reports

Steubenville police

Stiffed: An employee of Weir Cove Taxi said a female fare did not pay, Saturday. The woman told polic0e a friend had called the cab and was supposed to pay. Police told her she has until Monday to settle the debt.

Theft: Security personnel at a Mall Drive store reported a woman who allegedly stole an air mattress valued at $109 on Nov. 11 returned and tried to leave with another air mattress and two other items valued at nearly $174, Saturday. They told police the woman dropped the items in the parking lot and fled and foot when they followed her out the door.

Hit: A woman in an electric wheelchair told police she was struck by a car backing out of a parking space at a store on Mall Drive, Saturday. The woman said the driver told her her name and left the scene before police arrived. She was taken to Trinity West for treatment.

Cited: Eric R. Palmer, 44, 2011 state Route 213, red light violation and no operator’s license; Robert J. Ritchie, 41, 418 Dresden Ave., Steubenville, expired plates; Sean Randall Scipio, 32, 1436 Oak Grove Ave., driving under suspension.


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