Howland hit and run suspect jailed - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Howland hit and run suspect jailed

Posted: Updated:
HOWLAND TWP., Ohio -

A Houston, Texas man is in the Trumbull County Jail facing several charges filed after his car was allegedly involved in a hit and run accident and a confrontation with a police officer.

Jason Utley is scheduled to appear in Girard Court this afternoon to answer charges of felonious assault, failing to obey a police order, O-V-I, driving with a suspended license, failure to control his vehicle, driving left of center, and reckless operation.

The hit and run accident occurred on State Route 46 in Howland on State Route 46 the night of November 18.

When Vienna police tried to pull over the Utley's car, he allegedly tried to run over the officer.

The officer fired at the suspect's car before it crashed into a ditch off Warren Sharon Road east of State Route 193.

Utley was treated for injuries at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.

The officer wasn't injured.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • New boat ramp opens at Berlin Lake

    New boat ramp opens at Berlin Lake

    Thursday, May 25 2017 6:10 PM EDT2017-05-25 22:10:49 GMT

    Boating and fishing enthusiasts have another spot to launch their boats at Berlin Lake. The ribbon was cut Thursday, marking the official opening the German Church Road boat ramp at 15988 German Church Road, Atwater. Berlin Lake is one of the most popular boating and fishing lakes, not only in northeast Ohio, but the entire state, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. 

    More >>

    Boating and fishing enthusiasts have another spot to launch their boats at Berlin Lake. The ribbon was cut Thursday, marking the official opening the German Church Road boat ramp at 15988 German Church Road, Atwater. Berlin Lake is one of the most popular boating and fishing lakes, not only in northeast Ohio, but the entire state, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. 

    More >>
  • Hubbard water conservation advisory lifted at 7 pm

    Hubbard water conservation advisory lifted at 7 pm

    Thursday, May 25 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-05-25 22:09:05 GMT
    People who get their water from the city of Hubbard will no longer  be asked to conserve water after 7 p.m. tonight An advisory was issued by City Service Director Daniel Livingston Thursday morning as crews repaired a break on the main water transmission line. Livingston announced Thursday afternoon that the advisory would be lifted at 7 pm. He says that the city will not issue a boil alert. More >>
    People who get their water from the city of Hubbard will no longer  be asked to conserve water after 7 p.m. tonight An advisory was issued by City Service Director Daniel Livingston Thursday morning as crews repaired a break on the main water transmission line. Livingston announced Thursday afternoon that the advisory would be lifted at 7 pm. He says that the city will not issue a boil alert. More >>
  • Youngstown police discover body inside south side home

    Youngstown police discover body inside south side home

    Thursday, May 25 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-05-25 21:51:18 GMT

    Young children seen wandering in a Youngstown neighborhood led police to discover the body of their mother. Police on the scene say a neighbor called 9-1-1 after spotting barely-clothed children running outside their East Avondale home Thursday afternoon. When police got there they saw a woman slumped over inside the home. The coroner's office is still investigating, but officers say it appears that the 36-year-old woman appears to have died of an overdose. 

    More >>

    Young children seen wandering in a Youngstown neighborhood led police to discover the body of their mother. Police on the scene say a neighbor called 9-1-1 after spotting barely-clothed children running outside their East Avondale home Thursday afternoon. When police got there they saw a woman slumped over inside the home. The coroner's office is still investigating, but officers say it appears that the 36-year-old woman appears to have died of an overdose. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms