Thursday, Jan. 3
11:48 p.m. – W. Liberty and Stewart streets, Police received a report that two men collapsed and were lying on the ground near Squirrelly’s Skin Art. Police didn’t find anyone there but spotted two men walking on W. Liberty Street. They told police that they had some drinks at Wings Express and were walking home. Police gave them a ride home and warned them about being intoxicated in public.
Friday, Jan. 4
5 p.m. – 6200 block of W. Liberty St., the manager of Pine Lakes Golf Course reported that someone broke into a coin-operated machine that dispenses golf balls. There was no money in the machine, as it had been emptied the day prior, but damage to the machine was estimated to be around $500. Police said a vending machine had also been pried open and about $20 was taken.
8:53 p.m. – Parish Street and Weitz Avenue, Donovan Barwinski, 43, arrested on a warrant and charged with failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer, obstructing justice, speed limits, reckless operation of vehicles and failure to obey traffic control devices. Police said Barwinski led an officer on a pursuit after the officer tried to pull him over for a traffic violation. Police said Barwinski was traveling at speeds of over 50 miles per hour in a 25-mph zone and that he drove through several traffic control devices without stopping. Police said Barwinski then went into his mother’s home and hid, but his mother convinced him to come outside and surrender to police.
Saturday, Jan. 5
12:27 p.m. – 7300 block of Redwood Dr., reported damage to a car in an attempt to gain entry to it. Police said the car was still locked, and nothing was taken. The owner of the vehicle said money had been stolen from his bag while he was at Planet Fitness in Hermitage and he wondered whether the thief had looked at his ID for his home address. Police said no other vehicles nearby had been broken into.
5:03 p.m. – 400 block of W. Liberty St., William Rhoads II, charged with child endangerment, police were called to the Hubbard Public Library for a child who had not been picked up. Librarians called because the library was closing, and they didn’t know what to do with him. According to a police report, Rhoads dropped the child off around 9 a.m. that day, and the boy didn’t have anything to eat for the entire day. Rhoads told police that he believed that his son was going to a friend’s house who was supposed to meet him at the library, according to the report.
Sunday, Jan. 6
12:28 a.m. – N. Main Street, John Surette, III, 31, charged with driving under suspension and driving an unsafe vehicle during a traffic stop. Police said there was no front bumper on the vehicle that Surette was driving, the hood was being held down by a bungee cord and one tire was bald while there was a donut tire on the other side of the vehicle.
Disclaimer: These reports don’t represent all calls made to the City of Hubbard Police Department. This public information was provided in reports from the City of Hubbard Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions.