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Canfield crime activity: Drunk driver told officers 'no jail could hold him,' police say

That, and other crime reported in Canfield

CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) - Sunday, December 16

11:17 p.m. - 100 block of S. Broad St., Anthony Lewis, 49, of Youngstown, arrested and charged with OVI during a traffic stop. Lewis had a bottle of beer on the floor of the car and another in the back seat, according to a police report. Police said at the station, he became agitated and yelled, "Put me in a cell!" Lewis also said police didn't know who they were dealing with and "there was no jail that could hold him," according to the report.

Sunday, December 23

1:33 a.m. - N. Broad Street and Newton Square, Kurt Beaver, 52, of Akron, arrested and charged with OVI during a traffic stop. He refused to take a breath test but failed other sobriety tests, according to police.

Monday, December 24

10:35 a.m. - 100 block of Neff Ct., a man reported that a package was stolen from his porch.

Tuesday, December 25

9:28 p.m. - 100 block of W. Main St., Michelle Childers, 35, of Girard, arrested and charged with OVI during a traffic stop. Police said Childers had an open can of Four Loko in the cup holder. She admitted to having four glasses of wine at a friend's house and then said she'd been drinking the Four Loko on the way home, according to a police report. Officers said her blood-alcohol content was .103, over the legal limit of .08.

Wednesday, December 26

4:26 p.m. - 400 block of W. Main St., Michael Romigh, 46, of Boardman, charged with possessing drug abuse instruments and illegal use or possession of marijuana paraphernalia during a traffic stop. Police said Romigh had a syringe in his pocket, but he told them that it wasn't his and he was bringing it to a girl in Canton. When they uncapped it, however, police noticed it was used, according to a report. Officers said he also had a marijuana vaporizer and a container of yellow liquid, which Romigh told them was clean urine for drug tests.

Disclaimer: These reports do not represent all calls made to the Canfield Police Department. This public information was provided in reports from the Canfield Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions.


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