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Police Beat August 2006

 

8/31/06
According to police reports:
Four Marysville High School students, three male 15 year olds and one
male 16 year old, were charged with drug abuse after they were found in
possession of marijuana Tuesday on school grounds. One of the
15-year-old students charged also had possession of an illegal
prescription medication. The students were cited between 9 and 11 a.m.
A resident in the 400 block of Timberview Drive reportedly received
pornographic pictures in the mail Wednesday morning, sent by an unknown
person who enclosed the material in a handwritten envelope. Reports
indicate residents in Union and Franklin counties have also received
similar pornographic material in their mail.
Several DVDs were stolen from a business in the 500 block of Coleman's
Crossing Boulevard Wednesday at 9:10 a.m. Surveillance video shows two
male suspects putting the DVDs in a plastic tote and leaving the
business through an emergency exit. The theft is under investigation.
A resident reported Wednesday at around 4:30 p.m. that a male
acquaintance made unauthorized credit card charges on an account for Internet pornography.
Joseph A. Miller, 35, of 140 Hemlock Drive, was arrested twice, on
Wednesday night and Thursday morning. At 10:33 p.m. Miller was charged
with disorderly conduct while intoxicated after he knocked on the door
of a residence in the 500 block of West Third Street after he was told
to leave several times. Then at 12:20 a.m. Miller was charged with
persistent disorderly conduct, criminal trespassing and resisting arrest
after he walked into an apartment in the 200 block of Greenwood
Boulevard. Robert L. Wilson, 44, of 170 Pearse Drive apt. A, was
arrested and charged with criminal damaging after he was arguing with a
female at a residence in the 100 block of North Main Street and slashed
the driver side tire of her vehicle Thursday at 2:06 a.m.
Gregory W. Hamilton, 37, of Columbus, was arrested on an outstanding
Marysville warrant at U.S. 33 at Avery Road Wednesday at 5:02 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
A resident reported someone threw soda pop on the front door of the home
in the 9000 block of Maxwell Way the night of Aug. 20.
Unruly charges are pending against a 16-year-old female from Pleasant
Street in Milford Center. The girl had run away from home and was
reportedly staying in Bellefontaine with her uncle Aug. 28.
A total of $250 was reported stolen from a bank account after a resident
in the 20000 block of Route 245 discovered his ATM card was stolen Wednesday.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a two-car crash Wednesday at 4:07 p.m.
Virginia Artis, 60, of West Mansfield was traveling northwest on Raymond
Road when she slowed for an uneven railroad crossing at Liberty West
Road. Traveling behind her was driver Jason Brown, 20, of Raymond, who
failed to stop in time and crashed into the rear end of her car. The
drivers were not injured, although Artis' passenger, Stanley Artis, 40,
of Raymond suffered minor visible injuries and was transported medics to
Memorial Hospital of Union County.

8/30/06
According to police reports:
A gray bike was recovered along Amrine Mill Road Tuesday at 8:30 a.m.
An unauthorized transaction was charged to a patron's charge card which
had been left at a business in the 800 block of Coleman's Crossing Tuesday at 11:58 a.m.
An unknown person entered into a residence in the 100 block of Birch
Drive through an open door sometime around Aug. 20. A stove and washer
were reportedly stolen. The report was received Tuesday at 3:10 p.m.
A female resident in the 100 block of Willow Drive was reportedly
involved in a verbal dispute with her sister's live-in boyfriend. The
resident reported that the boyfriend then put his head through a glass
window. No charges. The report was received Tuesday at 3:50 p.m.
Nichole R. Miller, 30, of 640 W. Third St., was arrested on an
outstanding warrant from Marysville Municipal Court following a domestic
violence situation at the residence. The report was filed Tuesday at 4:32 p.m.
James M. Miller, 36, of 640 W. Third St., was arrested and charged with
domestic violence following a physical altercation with his wife and
9-year-old son. The report was filed Tuesday at 4:32 p.m.
Domestic violence charges are pending against Bruce D. Slane, 42, of 623
London Ave. He was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with
his wife at the residence. A warrant was issued. The report was filed Tuesday at 8:50 p.m.
Joshua E. Blinn, 28, of 122 S. Walnut St. Apt. C, and Kevin L. Hamilton
Jr., 26, of 122 S. Walnut St. Apt. A, were both arrested and charged
with disorderly conduct. They were reportedly found in the street
fighting. The report was filed today at 2:43 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Monday at 6:29 p.m. it was reported that four juvenile females, ages 16,
15, 14 and 13 were involved in a fight on Mill Street near State Street
in Milford Center. Charges are pending for disorderly conduct against all suspects involved.
A possible forced entry to a home in the 10000 block of Jerome Road was
reported to have occurred Aug. 23. Damages were found on the garage,
although no entry was made.
Monday at 10:13 a.m. a breaking and entering report was filed regarding
a Dunn Court home under construction in Dublin, which was broken into
sometime over the weekend. The insides were vandalized and items were stolen.
A house under construction on Tartan Fields Drive was broken into Sunday
night and a power saw and air compressor were stolen.

8/29/06
According to police reports:
Numerous family members were cited for disorderly conduct, after a fight
in the 200 block of Dogwood Drive Monday at 7:30 p.m. Arrested were
Johnny R. Bailey, 36; Richard M. Bailey, 18; and Margaret A. Bailey, 38,
all of 808 Lakeview Drive. Also charged with disorderly conduct was
Robert B. Collins, 38, of 548 N. Main St.
Stacey L. Mitchell, 24, of 855 W. Third St. and a 16-year-old Marysville
male were arrested for assault during the same fight.
The break-in of a garage in the 700 block of West Ninth Street resulted
in the theft of a computer and a compound bow weapon. The theft was
discovered and reported to police Monday at 9 a.m.
Joseph F. Miller, 38, of 120 Mulberry St. was arrested on an outstanding
warrant out of Marysville Municipal Court Monday at 12:38 p.m.
A business in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue reported Monday at 3:10
p.m. that a suspect had attempted to cash a fraudulent gift check.
According to sheriff's reports:
A business owner in the 7000 block of Industrial Parkway reported Monday
at 1:16 p.m. that a trailer loaded with custom building materials,
valued at approximately $3,000, was stolen overnight.
Monday at 7:24 p.m. a resident in the 27000 block of Claibourne Road
reported old farm equipment had been stolen from his property sometime last week.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/28/06
According to police reports:
A 12-year-old female was reportedly bitten by a dog, while she was
riding her bike in the area of Chestnut and Sixth streets Friday at 6
p.m. Charges are pending against the dog's owner.
Police plan to destroy drug paraphernalia that was found Friday at 6:32
p.m. in the 400 block of Windmill Drive.
Michael Grubb, 36, of East Sixth Street was arrested for driving under
suspension and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic s top
Friday at 7:59 p.m. on Delaware Avenue.
Richard T. Quinn, 45, of Cleveland was arrested on an outstanding
warrant out of Cuyahoga County after a traffic s top on U.S. 33 Friday at 10:02 p.m.
A golf course in the 1100 block of London Avenue reported Saturday
morning that there was considerable damage to the grounds and several
golf carts that occurred after hours.
Jennifer Stebbing, 36, of North Main Street was arrested for domestic
violence after her involvement in a  physical altercation with one of
her daughters. During the fight, her 15-year-old daughter was arrested
for striking her sister with a plastic rake Saturday at 5:53 p.m. at their home.
Samuel M. Goheen, 20, of Mechanicsburg and Glen A. Burchfield, 22, whose
address was not listed, were charged with disorderly conduct after a
fight in the 700 block of North Maple Street Sunday at 12:31 a.m. During
their arrest, Andrea L. Burchfield, 24, of North Maple Street was
arrested for obstructing official police business.
Jody R. Marple, 37, of Bonnie Court was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated on U.S. 33 Sunday at 2:48 a.m.
Two 17-year-old males were arrested at Lewis Park for violating curfew Sunday at 2:56 a.m.
The rear window of a car was reported to be damaged Saturday night in
the 1300 block of Valley Drive.
According to sheriff's reports:
Jason C. White, 29, of Michigan was arrested Sunday at 9:32 p.m. for
obstructing official police business after he was observed driving his
van without headlights behind a business on Industrial Parkway. White
had gone into a pond, which police suspected he did to hide.
Wednesday at around 1 or 2 p.m. two men applied for a job at a business
in the 20000 block of Route 4. The two are suspected of filling out
applications, then allegedly stealing a stack of applications from other
people who were after the job.
Friday morning a total of $5,000 in hand tools were stolen from a garage
in the 13000 block of U.S. 36.
A veterinarian doctor reported he received a bad check for $620 in
payment for treating an animal in the 23000 block of Sandusky Road
Friday. The check later bounced.
Deputies are investigating a report of racially motivated menacing that
occurred Aug. 21 in the 9000 block of Camarillo Circle. Four male
suspects in a white pick up truck drove by a property making racial
comments, while two men in the back of the truck held a large banner
which also held racist comments.
A resident reported that a man who claimed to be from the local electric
company, drove a  brown car up to the residence on Thursday in the 11000
block of Route 38. The man said he wanted to check the meter of the
residence. The homeowner did not trust the person and called the
electric company, who reported they did not have an employee who matched the description.
A resident reported on Sunday morning that overnight someone had stuck
cheese all over her car, which was parked in the driver way of the home
in the 13000 block of U.S. 36.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/25/06
According to police reports:
Renata M. Coe, 26, of 690 Milford Ave.; Robert W. Durst Sr., 49, of 178
Willow Drive and Mary W. Shoaf, 47, of 304 N. Cherry St. were arrested
between 6:30 and 7:30 a.m. on outstanding warrants out of Marysville Wednesday.
A car stereo was stolen from a car parked in the 500 block of Ash Street
sometime over Wednesday night or Thursday morning.
A business in the 16000 block of Square Drive was broken into Wednesday
night. A total of six bottles of liquor were taken.
Another business in the 400 block of Allenby Drive was broken into
sometime over Wednesday night. The incident is under investigation.
A business in the 400 block of Allenby Drive was broken into Wednesday night and cash was stolen.
The rear window of a business in the 400 block of Allenby Drive was broken out.
A Polaroid LCD TV was stolen from a business in the 500 block of Coleman's Crossing Wednesday.
A resident in the 500 block of Millwood Boulevard reported the theft of
$190 from a Pay Pal account Wednesday at 7:55 p.m.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/24/06
According to police reports:
Wednesday at 5:48 a.m. the Henry County Sheriff's office reported a
48-year old man suffering from a mental illness who was dropped off at a
gas station in the 1300 block of West Fifth Street.
The man was held for his safety until arrangements could be made to
transport him to family members near Chillicothe.
A 13-year-old male and a 15-year-old male were arrested and charged with
disorderly conduct after they were fighting at Marysville High School Wednesday at 7:50 a.m.
A 17 year old male was arrested and charged with a juvenile tobacco
violation at Marysville High School Wednesday at 10:55 a.m.
Prescription medication was reportedly misplaced sometime around Aug. 18
by a resident in the 100 block of Hemlock Drive, as reported Wednesday at 2:03 p.m.
A 20-inch boy's Schwinn bicycle was reported stolen from the 70 block of
Red Pine Drive sometime between Aug. 9 and Wednesday.
A resident in the 700 block of Milcrest Drive reported her husband
missing. He was last seen Wednesday at 7 am.
According to OSP reports:
One person suffered minor visible injuries in a motorcycle crash
Wednesday at 6:39 p.m. Dustin H. Temple, 25, of Richwood was headed
southeast on Zook Road in Claibourne Township, when a dog ran into his
path. Swerving to avoid the animal, Temple overturned his bike onto the roadway.
Although he suffered injuries to his arms and ankle, he was not transported by medics for care.
According to sheriff's reports: - No reports

8/23/06
According to police reports:
Sporting, camping equipment, cash, music tapes and a handicap permit
were stolen from an unlocked car in the 100 block of Second Street
sometime between midnight and 5:20 a.m. Tuesday.
Several bags of groceries were stolen from a kitchen of a home in the
300 block of South Plum Street Tuesday at around 2 a.m.
An unknown person removed the air conditioning unit and may have entered
a bedroom window in the 100 block of Second Street early Tuesday morning.
On Tuesday a business in the 900 block of London Avenue reported the
alleged sexual abuse of an 8-year-old male by a 13-year-old female to
have occurred on Aug. 18.
Two cases containing approximately 20 CDs each were stolen between
Sunday and Tuesday from a vehicle parked on the lot of a business in the
700 block of Clymer Road.
Robert L. Hamilton, 25, of 13966 Pleasant Ridge Drive was arrested on an
outstanding warrant in the 100 block of North Main Street Tuesday at 7:38 p.m.
Two females were involved in a dispute in the 100 block of Taylor Avenue
Tuesday at 10:14 p.m. One allegedly kicked and damaged a bathroom door.
Two unknown male subjects charged $106.41 in food and alcoholic
beverages at a business in the 1000 block of Delaware Avenue and left
without paying Tuesday at 11:09 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports: - No reports.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a two-car crash today at 1:25 a.m. Driver
Kateri Ratuff, 24, of 326 Gallery Drive was driving eastbound on Honda
Parkway, west of Northwest Parkway when she slowed for traffic. Driver
Brian Levan, 26, of Westerville was driving behind Ratuff and did not
stop in time, crashing into the rear end of her car. Ratuff suffered
minor visible injuries and was transported by Allen Township medics to
Memorial Hospital of Union County for care. Levan was cited for failure
to leave assured clear distance ahead.

8/22/06
According to sheriff's reports:
Deputies arrested Christopher Kerr, 24, of Columbus, Sunday at 3:20 a.m.
for two counts of speeding, expired registration, reckless operation of
a vehicle, having a smoked back license plate cover and not having a
front license plate. A deputy initially used radar to clock a yellow
Mustang driving at 126 mph, while heading east on U.S. 33 at Scottslawn
Road. The car disappeared, but was later seen on Watkins Road still
speeding. The car was then reported to be  on Delaware Avenue and it was
determined the driver had parked at a nearby business and walked to stay
at a hotel in town. Kerr was later found in the lobby of a hotel and arrested.
Possible burglary was reported to have occurred Thursday in the 12000
block of Hinton Mill Road. The resident discovered a window air
conditioning unit was pushed in for someone to gain entry. A total of $5,000 in jewelry was taken.
A construction crew working at a home in the 9000 block of Tartan Fields
Drive reported on Monday the loss of around $2,000 in tools and damages,
after the home had been broken into twice in the past week.
Possible burglary was reported at a Pleasant Street home in Milford
Center Monday at 7:12 p.m. The front door was found open and the back
door was wide open as well. It was discovered a total of $139 in coins were stolen.
According to police reports:
Charges are pending against Shannon R. Griffith, 22, of Redwood Drive,
for disorderly conduct after a fight with a man at her home Monday at 4:46 p.m.
Monday at 10 a.m. it was reported that the tires on a vehicle were
tampered with in the 200 block of Windsor Court.
Monday at 2:39 p.m. a resident reported her car was broken into and cash
was taken in the 200 block of Windsor Court.
The roof of a car was reportedly damaged while parked at a business in
the 15000 block of U.S. 36 east on Monday.
Possible child endangering was reported Monday at 6:18 p.m. after a
4-year-old male was found outside unattended in the 600 block of Milford
Avenue. The parents were located and notified.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a two-car accident on Monday at 7 a.m. Driver
Stacey Baker, 46, of Hilliard was driving a Buick Lasabre northbound on
Industrial Parkway. At the same time, second driver Shane McNichols, 24,
of Laurelville, was headed east on Route 161. McNichols reportedly ran
the red light and collided into the driver side door of Baker's vehicle.
She was injured in the collision and transported by Jerome Township
medics to Riverside Hospital of Columbus.
Brent McKitrick, 41, of 11255 Bell Road was arrested today at 12:06 a.m.
after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 in Jerome Township for operating a
vehicle intoxicated.

8/21/06
According to sheriff's reports:
An attempted abduction was reported Friday at 9:30 p.m. A 38-year-old
female victim said she was walking down the road in the 27000 block of
Newton Perkins Road at Davis Road, when a man inside a truck stopped and
asked if she needed a ride. She told the man she didn't and then the man
allegedly pulled the truck over, got out and attempted to grab her while
saying, "Yes, you do." The woman claims her shirt was torn as she
escaped and then she ran to a friend's home some 300-400 yards away and
called her boyfriend. The boyfriend found the shirt on the road. Police
are looking for a man driving an older Chevy truck, possibly 5 feet 9
inches tall, of medium build who is reportedly "scruffy looking" and wearing a baseball cap.
Possible vandalism is being investigated after the headlights and
windows of a dump truck were damaged Saturday in the 24000 block of Yearsley Road.
A woman reported she attempted to help an injured dog off of the roadway
Saturday at 3:26 p.m. in the area of Route 347 at Route 47. When she
attempted to move the animal, it bit her. Medics at Memorial Hospital of
Union County treated her wound and deputies sedated the animal and took
it for testing and care.
A work truck, discovered stolen from Hardin County, was found in a bean
field off of Route 31 at Rushsylvania Road Sunday at 7:33 p.m.
A lock box was reported missing from a residence on Pleasant Street in
Milford Center, as reported Thursday at 11:23 p.m. Prescription
medication, cash copper wire and a circular saw were inside.
According to police reports:
Timothy Smith, 21, of Route 347, and Chris Cone, 20, of Magnetic
Springs, were both arrested for having an open container of alcohol and
for disorderly conduct on east Fourth Street Saturday at 10:30 p.m.
Police had received reports of men driving a car and throwing beer cans
out the window. Officers found their vehicle parked on the railroad tracks in that area.
Daniel J. Patrick, 24, of Amrine Mill Road, was arrested for disorderly
conduct in the 100 block of North Main Street Sunday at 12:52 a.m.
Jason A. Bevard, 24, of 353 Sycamore Drive, was arrested for assault
Sunday at 12:52 a.m. after fighting with two other men in the 100 block of North Main Street.
Michael S. Davis, 34, of West Fourth Street, was arrested for disorderly
conduct after failing to follow police instructions and becoming
combative Sunday at 3:25 a.m.
A CD player was reported stolen from a locked truck in the 500 block of
North Main Street Sunday at 9:46 a.m.
Cash, property and prescription medication were reported stolen from a
home in the 200 block of North Court Street Sunday at 2:24 p.m.
Yard ornaments were reported stolen from a residence in the 500 block of
Surrey Lane Sunday at 3:01 p.m.
Parry A. Thompson, 44, of West Fourth Street, was cited for disorderly
conduct after a verbal altercation with a neighbor in the 800 block of
West Fifth Street Sunday at 8:08 p.m.
Unknown suspects vandalized areas of Eljer Park with graffiti in the 400
block of East Ninth Street Friday at 10:21 a.m.
A business owner from the 400 block of North Main Street reported that
an employee was using his car without his permission Friday at 10:55 a.m.
Jeremy L. Taynor, 19, of South Vine Street, was arrested Friday at 1:50
p.m. on an outstanding warrant out of Marysville Municipal Court.
Friday at 3:51 p.m. a resident reported finding his home burglarized. A
video game and accessories were discovered missing. The incident is under investigation.
Robin Shuttles, whose age was not listed, of Springfield, was charged
with possession of drugs and paraphernalia after a traffic stop Friday
at 4:31 p.m. on Route 4 at Scottsfarm Boulevard.
Dwayne M. Rogers, 22, of Lima was arrested on an outstanding warrant out
of Allen County after a traffic stop Friday at 10:07 p.m. on U.S. 33.
A 13-year-old male was arrested Saturday at 1:08 a.m. in  the area of
Creekview Drive after he was witnessed committing several traffic
violations. The juvenile was discovered to be driving his parents car
without permission and unauthorized use charges may be pending.
Theft of money from a bank account was reported Saturday at 1:07 p.m.
from a resident in the Hillcrest Mobile Home Park.
Household items were reportedly stolen when a roommate moved out
Saturday at 6 p.m. An investigation is pending.
Daniel Miller, 18, of Allenby Drive, was arrested on an outstanding
warrant out of Union County Saturday at 6:57 p.m.
A resident on Collingwood Drive reported Saturday at 7:28 p.m. the loss
of personal documents and checks that occurred between his travels from
Marysville to London area.
According to OSP reports:
Bethanie Graves, 24, of 722 Collins Ave., was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated and driving under suspension Friday at 11:05 p.m.
after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 in Jerome Township.
Peggy Halterman, 54, of 13990 Pleasant Ridge Drive, was arrested for
operating a vehicle intoxicated and driving under suspension after a
traffic stop on Industrial Parkway at Corporate Boulevard Saturday at 2:32 a.m.

8/18/06
According to police reports:
Kristopher L. Tull, 30, of 2001 Paver Barnes Road was arrested and
charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on
Court Street Thursday at 9:46 p.m.
A business in the 600 block of Coleman's Crossing Boulevard reported
Thursday about receiving a check for $20,944.17 on Aug. 7 for the
purchase of a 2006 Honda Civic. The check was returned for stop payment
on the account. The theft of the vehicle is currently under investigation.
Two males were involved in a fight in the 600 block of Watkins Glen
Boulevard Thursday at 5:36 p.m.
Tina M. Daniel, 38, of Columbus was arrested and charged with domestic
violence after a physical altercation with her son in the 500 block of
Claudia Lane today at 12:06 p.m.
Kenneth M. McConnell, 39, of 1537 Rebecca Drive was arrested and charged
with assault after a physical argument with his live-in girlfriend today at 1:40 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Thursday at 3:20 p.m. Union County Sheriff's deputies responded to the
area of Route 161 near U.S. 33 on a report that a man matching the
description of escaped Ross County Jail inmate, John Parsons, 35, was
seen in the area. The investigators were joined by several other area
law enforcement agencies in a search. After checking the area, officers
found no one matching Parson's description. The man has been missing for
weeks from the prison. He is 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighs 190 pounds
and has brown hair and brown eyes.
A burglary was reported Thursday after a resident in the 22000 block of
Middleburg Plain City Road discovered several items missing from inside
and evidence a person had gained access to the home through a window.
An unknown amount of cash was reported stolen in a theft/unauthorized
use of a credit card Wednesday at 2:43 p.m. from a resident in the 8000
block of Highland Croy Road.
A total of $2,000 in copper piping was reported stolen from a business
the 1300 block of Route 4 Wednesday at 8:15 a.m.
A $30,000 Bobcat 773, white with a red rear hatch was reported stolen
from a construction site in the 8000 block of Industrial Parkway
Wednesday at 9:36 a.m.
A possible home intruder was reported Wednesday in the 9000 block of
Maxwell Way. A juvenile who was home alone reported seeing a black male
wearing dark clothing inside the house, and the man left through a rear
door. No suspects were found on the scene and nothing was reported stolen from inside.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/17/06
According to police reports:
Tyler L. Black, 18, of Columbus was charged with no operators license
following a traffic stop on west Fifth Street between Main and Court
streets Wednesday at 11:41 p.m.
Robert J. Shea, 33, of 21079 Route 31 was arrested and charged with
disorderly conduct after he was found intoxicated in the 100 block of
north Main Street Wednesday at 11:25 p.m.
Sean M. Mintier, 23, of 633 Milcrest Drive was arrested and charged with
criminal damaging after  throwing a bar stool into the windshield of a
vehicle belonging to his girlfriend Wednesday at 7:41 p.m.
Shawn K. Ryan, 30, of 240 Caddie Drive, was arrested and charged on an
outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and failure to reinstate.
The arrest occurred at a business in the 500 block of London Avenue
Wednesday at 4:47 p.m.
Melissa M. Pierre, 18, of 606 Allenby Drive, was arrested and charged
with domestic violence after she became physically abusive to a male
subject at her residence Wednesday at 4:46 p.m.
A bike was recovered in an alley off Court Street between Aug. 7-8.
A resident in the 900 block of Coventry Place reported that a male
subject stole $20 from her purse.
A cell phone and $300 were reportedly stolen from a purse while the
owner was at a business in the 13000 block of Industrial Parkway.

8/16/06
According to police reports:
Adeel Aziz Hamid, 28, of Plain City was arrested and charged with
operating a vehicle intoxicated, driving left of center and not wearing
a seat belt after a traffic stop today at 2:49 a.m. on East Fifth Street
at Walnut Street. Passenger Stephen G. O'Dell, 19, of 239 W. Fourth St.
was cited with underage consumption of alcohol out of the same stop.
James S. Morgan, 22, 629 Watkins Glen Blvd. was arrested Tuesday at 8:08
p.m. on an outstanding warrant for having an open container of alcohol.
The manager of a business in the 1000 block of Delaware Avenue reported
Tuesday that a bank deposit for Saturday was discovered missing on
Monday morning. The possible theft is under investigation.
A 20-inch Huffy Crater BMX bike was recovered in an alleyway behind the
200 block of South Plum Street.
A male resident in DeGraff reported Tuesday at 12:33 p.m. that his
ex-wife forged his name on a check written out to him.
An apartment in the 500 block of North Main Street was broken into
sometime between Friday and Tuesday. Stereo equipment and jewelry were
reportedly stolen.
According to sheriff's reports:
Mark Cromlish, 42, of Magnetic Springs and Ronald Pool, 44, of Magnetic
Springs were both charged with disorderly conduct after fighting Tuesday
at 6:52 p.m. on Rose Street.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/15/06
According to police reports:
A parent of a student reported Monday that her 10-year-old female
suffered possible neck injuries after an incident on a school bus which occurred on May 3.
Police are investigating a possible incident of inappropriate contact
with a juvenile that occurred sometime over the weekend and was reported
on Monday. The location of the alleged crime was not included in the report.
An alleged child abuse that occurred in June was reported Monday from
the 1800 block of Mill Ridge Drive. The incident is being investigated.
A men's bike was reported stolen from off the front porch of a residence
in the 300 block of Magnolia Drive.
Robert Oser, 25, of 1539 Claudia Lane was charged with two counts of
driving under suspension and possession of marijuana and drug
paraphernalia. Police stopped Oser at 6:04 p.m. at the corner of Fourth
and Main streets, when he initially charged. Then he was found still
driving at 8:25 p.m. on Delaware Avenue at Watkins Road and cited again.
According to sheriff's reports:
A business in the 7000 block of Montgomery Drive was possibly forcibly
entered twice over the weekend, resulting in missing merchandise.
Monday at 8:25 p.m. a resident in the 7000 block of Wells Road reported
someone entered the home between noon and 4 p.m. through the front door
and scattered trash around the home and stole items.
A resident in the 21000 block of Cotton Slash Road reported Monday that
someone had opened up a fraudulent Best Buy card and had purchased
items. The incident is being investigated.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

8/14/06

According to OSP reports:
Two people were transported by medical helicopter and another injured
following a one-car crash Sunday at 3:55 p.m. on Route 4.
Robert L. Williams, 26, of Delaware was southbound when he lost control
and went off the right side of the roadway at the intersection of Route
347. He overcorrected and then went off the left side of the road,
striking a mailbox and tree. Williams was taken to Grant Medical
Hospital. A passenger, Kristin N. Stiltner, 23, of Milford Center was
transported by Northern Union medics to Memorial Hospital of Union
County and another passenger Daniel E. Thomas, 31, of Richwood was taken
by helicopter to Grant Medical Hospital.
According to police reports:
Adeel Hamid, 28, of Plain City was cited for having an open container of
alcohol Friday at 11:50 a.m. in a parking lot in the 500 block of Allenby Drive.
After a fight on Surrey Lane, charges are under review against a
56-year-old man, and two juveniles from Saturday at 11:15 p.m.
A 16-year-old male from Burger Street was cited for curfew violations
after a traffic stop on Sixth and Plum streets over the weekend.
Ryan Kirk, 21, of 13961 Pleasant Ridge Drive was cited for obstructing
official police business and possession of marijuana after an incident
on Pepper Lane Tuesday at 1:52 a.m. Police were called after several
juveniles were observed trying to enter cars parked on the street. When
police arrived they saw several juveniles go into a home. After knocking
no one came to the door, although people could be seen inside. Police
watched the home until a person who lived there pulled into the parking
lot. After being allowed inside, police found numerous juveniles hiding
throughout the house and basement. Five juveniles were taken from the scene.
A pawnshop on North Main Street reported someone had attempted to break
into the store Saturday night. No entry was made and nothing was stolen.
Employees of the Scotts-Miracle Gro company pool reported possible child
abuse after two small children were seen being dunked under the water,
and hit with sticks between 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. A 32-year-old female is
under investigation for the incident.
Derek West, 21, of 142 Burger St. was cited for having an open container
of alcohol and possession of drug paraphernalia after an incident in the
500 block of North Main Street today at 1:31 a.m.
Dwayne Roof, 41, of 216 Gallery Drive was cited for physical control of
a vehicle after he was found intoxicated and sitting behind the wheel of
a vehicle parked in a lot near his home Sunday at 2:08 a.m.
Amy Dodd, 40, of 640 Milford Ave. was charged with possession of drugs
and drug paraphernalia after an incident in the 300 block of Springwood
Lane Sunday at 12:45 a.m.
Jeff Schrader, 45, of 270 Stocksdale Drive was arrested for intoxicated
disorderly conduct Saturday after yelling at a neighbor and trying to
start a fight. Later that day Schrader was reported to be yelling again
at the resident and was cited for persistent disorderly conduct.
According to sheriff's reports:
Tuesday at around noon a possible rape was reported to deputies by the
sister of a victim. The 17-year-old female victim did not confirm the
rape and did not wish to pursue charges. The incident is under investigation.
Sometime between Aug. 5 and 6 a car parked at the Marysville Christian
Church was wrapped in Saran Wrap and smeared with peanut butter and
jelly. The suspects in the damage agreed to clean up the mess and no
charges have been filed.
Deputies reported a lost pig was recovered in the 26000 block of
Yearsley Road Wednesday at 3:51 p.m. The pig has an ear tag with the
number 160. Anyone who owns this pig is asked to call Sgt. Eric Yoakam
at 645-4100 (ext. 4443) or the person holding the pig at 937-358-2269.
A car door was found scratched inside a garage in the 9000 block of
Wells Road Friday at 6:12 p.m.
Robert Still, 58, of Magnetic Springs and his daughter Bobbi Still, 22,
of Magnetic Springs were cited for having open bottles of beer outside
of Hiney's Saloon Friday at 11:58 p.m.
A resident in the 14000 block of Gandy Eddy Road reported that four
charges of $500 were made from a credit card in fraud incidents out of
Chicago. The thefts are under investigation.
Joshua E. Seckel, 18, of Richwood was cited for operating a vehicle
intoxicated, underage consumption of alcohol and driving outside of
marked lanes Sunday at 2:17 a.m. after a stop on Route 37.
Julio Monroy, 37, of Galloway was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated, high concentration of blood alcohol content, driving
outside of marked lanes and driving with no operator's license after a
traffic s top on Route 4 at Amrine Wood Road Sunday at 3:26 a.m.
A car was reported stolen from a garage Sunday at 10:42 a.m. in the
20000 block of Route 4.
Criminal damaging and unruly runaway charges are pending against a
16-year-old male from the 17000 block of Allen Center Road after the
youth left home without permission for two days. After returning home
and attempting to leave again without parental permission, he damaged
solar lights around the house, dented a truck and caused further damage inside.

8/11/06
According to police reports:
On Thursday police charged Peter Baldwin, 34, of 504 Garden Drive with
disorderly conduct at 6:27 p.m. Officers were investigating a hit/skip
crash that occurred at 5:50 p.m. after a vehicle hit a utility box on
Grove Street at Fifth Street. During the investigation, Baldwin was
reportedly intoxicated and had repeatedly started arguments with police
and was cited. He is also suspected of being the driver in the crash.
Witnesses saw the car head into the Green Pastures subdivision, the
tires of the car were shredded in the crash and the tire wells had
caused scratches in the roadway which led to Baldwin's driveway.
Burglary was reported Thursday at 4:25 a.m. in the 16000 block of Square
Drive. An alarm went off at a business and police discovered the garage
door open and a van that had been entered. Nothing has been reported
stolen. No suspect were found in the area.
Rachel A. Cruz, 32, of 317 S. Main St. was arrested on an outstanding
warrant out of Marysville in the 300 block of East Fifth Street Thursday at 8:56 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Sometime over Monday night and Tuesday morning a person drove thorough
corn fields on Irwin Road and another field on Route 161, damaging crops.
A resident said he accidentally left the garage door open in the 25000
block of Yearsley Road Thursday and between 5 and 7 a.m. someone stole
power tools from inside.
Kimberly Spradlin, 40, of 96 Railroad St. was cited for domestic
violence after a fight with her 15-year-old daughter at a Marathon gas
station in Milford Center Thursday at 10:30 p.m.

8/10/06
According to sheriff's reports:
Stephanie Christian, 26, of Magnetic Springs was cited for falsification
and obstructing official business after making a false report that her
car was stolen Wednesday at 11:34 p.m. It was later discovered that she
had crashed her car and left the scene, then made a false report. Ohio
State Highway Patrol responded to the crash on Route 37 in Leesburg
Township. Christian was reportedly headed north when she lost control
and went off the right side of the road causing the car to overturn.
Christian and two passengers were inside. She was later found at her
home and was cited for additional operating a vehicle intoxicated,
failure to control, leaving the scene of a crash and possession of drug paraphernalia.
A possible case of child abuse involving a 3-year-old female last Friday
is being investigated in the 18000 block of Miller Road.
Brian Snyder, 24, of Marion was charged July 29 with possession of drug
paraphernalia, speeding and driving under suspension.
A check valued at $6,700 was reported stolen out of a mailbox in the
8000 block of Business Way sometime between July 22 and 24. A Delaware
suspect was arrested.
An 18-speed mountain bike was stolen from the front yard of a residence
in the 13000 block of Sycamore Drive sometime over Tuesday night into
Wednesday morning.
A deputy located a lost pig, wandering around the area of Yearsley Road,
Wednesday at 3:51 p.m. The pig has an ear tag with the number 160 and
weighs between 75 and 90 pounds. The owner of the pig is asked to
contact Deputy Aaron McKinnon at 645-4100 (ext. 4317).
According to police reports:
Deborah J. McElwee, 25, of 80 Pin Oak Drive was arrested Wednesday at
7:14 a.m. at a business in the 16000 block of Square Drive on an
outstanding warrant out of Marysville.
Police are investigating an assault reported Wednesday at 8:18 a.m.
between a male and a female in the 400 block of West Third Street.
An unknown person gained access to a check card belonging to a resident
in the 100 block of Grove Street Wednesday at 10:22 a.m. The card was
used to open an account or to pay a utility bill sometime between July 28 and Aug. 9.
A 17-year-old female in the custody of Children's Services was reported
as missing after an unsupervised visitation with her mother. This
occurred in the 900 block of London Avenue Wednesday at 6:45 p.m.
A 12-year-old male reportedly kicked another male in the stomach on a
Tulip Drive Wednesday at 10:30 p.m. No charges have been filed.
A resident in the 18000 block of Boerger Road reported than at unknown
suspect had dumped papers in his driveway today at 3:52 a.m.

8/9/06
According to police reports:
A burglary of money from a home in the 600 block of Allenby Drive was
reported Monday at 10:17 a.m.
A Grove Street woman reported that her vehicle was struck by an acorn
thrown by a male juvenile pedestrian Monday at 6 p.m. Parents were notified.
A 37-year-old female took a number of pills while consuming alcohol in
the 200 block of Woodcrest Drive Monday at 6 p.m. The patient was
transported by the squad.
A 42-year-old male in the 200 block of Greenwood Boulevard admitted to
taking an excessive amount of pills. He was transported by squad to
Memorial Hospital of Union County.
A purse was reportedly stolen from inside a van parked in the 1400 block
of Pepper Lane Tuesday at 9:11 a.m. Items stolen included personal
identification, credit cards and cash.
A theft by deception/scam report was received Tuesday at 9:36 a.m. from
a business in the 15000 block of U.S. 36. A television was rented by a
subject who failed to make payments. The renter was later found to have
been evicted from his residence and had quit his job the day after his
employment had been verified for the application. This occurred on July 7.
An 18 year-old male was reported having sex with an underage female in
the 500 block of Parkway Drive between March 10 and July 31. The report
was received Tuesday at 10:25 a.m.
An ongoing dispute between neighbors in the 700 block of Milcrest Drive
was reported Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
A resident in the 200 block of Greenwood Boulevard reported receiving
threatening messages on his phone from a male caller. The report was
received Tuesday at 11:25 p.m.
A 13-year-old male and two other juveniles were found loitering on the
corner of Windsor Drive and Windsor Court and ran from officers. A
report for obstructing official business and curfew violation was filed
today at 12:39 a.m.
Nate Lewis, 29, of 18030 Timber Lane, was arrested Monday at 11 p.m.
after assaulting his girlfriend numerous times after she returned home
from a social gathering. Charges are pending.
Ryan D. Kirk, 21, of 13961 Pleasant Ridge Drive was arrested and charged
with obstructing official business and possession of drugs at a
residence on Pepper Lane Tuesday at 1:52 a.m.
Alicia V. Roberts, 25, of Columbus, was arrested today at 1:51 a.m. and
charged with OVI, open container, possession of drugs and drug
paraphernalia after she was found parked on the side of Scottslawn Road and U.S. 33.
Noah R. Hitchcock, 21, of South Charleston, W.Va., was arrested today
and charged with persistent disorderly conduct after she was reportedly
causing a disturbance at a business in the 1600 block of Square Drive.
Christopher J. Smith, 28, of 25 Cottonwood Drive, was arrested today at
2:58 a.m. at U.S. 33 and Avery Road on two outstanding warrants from
Marysville Municipal Court.
According to sheriff's reports:
Joseph Haas, 48, of Greenup, Ky., was arrested on an outstanding warrant
from Logan County Tuesday at 2:19 p.m. following a traffic stop in the
11000 block of Route 38. During a search, officers found a white powder
substance believed to be cocaine and drug paraphernalia. Charges are
pending lab reports.
Officers reported to a domestic violence complaint between a female and
live-in boyfriend in the 11000 block of U.S. 36 E. No charges were filed.
A sexual assault of a 4 year-old female is under investigation and has
been referred to Children Services.
Clarence Gearheart, 51, of Grove City was charged Saturday at 1:43 a.m.
with OVI, driving under suspension and failure to drive in marked lanes
following a traffic stop on U.S. 33 near Scottslawn Road.
According to OSP reports:
Justin Kouri, 22, of 612 Timberview Drive, was charged with OVI today at
3:09 a.m. following a traffic stop on U.S. 33 east of Route 42.
Timothy E. Jordan, 49, of Columbus, was transported by medical
helicopter following a motorcycle accident on Robinson Road today at
3:22 a.m. Jordan was southbound when he ran off the right side of the
road and into a ditch before rolling over

8/8/06
According to sheriff's reports:
A 56-year-old West Jefferson man was found dead in a ditch on Kandel
Road due to an apparent self-inflicted gun shot wound Saturday
afternoon. The man was identified as William Rose.
A report of theft by deception was filed by a business owner from the
17000 block of Kandel Road Monday at 6:54 p.m. A potential customer
contacted the business owner and requested items to be shipped with
payment to follow. A second order was then placed, no payment was ever received.
A locked company vehicle was dropped off for service in the 8000 block
of Industrial Parkway and is now missing. The report was filed Monday at 5:06 p.m.
Prescription medication was removed from an unlocked car in the Union
County Courthouse parking lot Monday morning.
Identity fraud was reported by a resident in the 16000 block of Wheeler
Green Road Monday at 11:23 a.m.
A bicycle was recovered in the 12000 block of Huber Hazen Road of
Jackson Township Monday morning.
A report of vandalism was filed today at 12:08 a.m. A camper window was
broken Monday between 6 and 10:30 p.m. The camper was parked on Cross
Street in Unionville Center.
According to OSP reports:
Two people were taken by medical helicopter Monday following a 12:02
p.m. vehicle accident on Route 31 in York Township and a third to
Memorial Hospital of Union County with minor injuries.
Cynthia Lang, 49, of Newport, Tenn., was driving a box truck northbound
and stopped for traffic when Milton Carson Jr., 51, of Columbus, also
northbound, failed to stop his semi bobtail.
Carson and a passenger in the Lang vehicle, Larry Lang, 53, of Newport,
Tenn., were both taken to Grant Medical Center for minor visible
injuries. Cynthia Lang was transported to Memorial Hospital.
Carson was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance.
Kimberly Sammet, 22, of 23620 Route 739, was seriously injured and taken
to Memorial Hospital today following a one-vehicle accident on Route 31
in Taylor Township. She was also cited for failure to maintain control.
Sammet was northbound when she swerved to avoid a deer and drove off the
right side of the road before losing control and traveling off the left
side of the road, striking a ditch and overturning.
A1:45 p.m. Monday injury accident on Route 161 in Jerome Township
remains under investigation.
Craig Weber, 36, of Galloway was stopped in northbound traffic when Jack
Abram, 46, of Pataskala failed to stop his northbound vehicle and struck
the rear of the Weber vehicle.
Abram was taken to Riverside Hospital for possible injuries.

8/7/06
According to police reports:
Brian  K. Cooper, 41, 641 Rainbow Drive, was found dead by a roommate at
the residence Sunday at 3:51 p.m. No foul play is suspected. The matter
is under investigation pending an autopsy.
Tracey S. Alexander, 35, of West Fourth Street was arrested after a
resident reported the theft of several hundred dollars of cash Friday at 8:27 p.m.
Eric J. Deere, 117 1/2 S. Oak St., was cited for disorderly conduct and
assault after allegedly spitting on a female Friday at 1:15 a.m. in the
900 block of Columbus Avenue.
David R. Giles, 24, 130 W. Third St., was arrested after assaulting a
male and a female at Lee Dog's Locker Room Saturday at 1:50 a.m. He was
arrested and jailed for felonious assault and assault.
Shirley S. Holycross, 28, of Meadows Drive, was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop in the 300 block of East Fifth
Street Saturday at 2:46 a.m. Charges are pending.
Kenneth O. Mounts, 55, of Plain City was arrested for possession of drug
paraphernalia after a traffic stop in the area of Emmaus Road Saturday at 4:45 a.m.
Robert A. Jones, 46, 1320 Millstone Drive, was arrested for domestic
violence after an altercation with his spouse Saturday at 11:23 a.m.
A 17-year-old male and a 16-year-old male were arrested in the area of
east Sixth Street after they were located violating curfew and driving
without a valid operator's license. The incident occurred today at 1:06 a.m.
A Columbus Avenue car dealership received a check that was insufficient Friday at 10:35 a.m.
A resident in the 1000 block of Village Drive reports having items
stolen from an unlocked vehicle. The report was received Saturday at 10:51 a.m.
A resident in the 200 block of Tulip Drive reports a number of checks
missing from a personal account. The report was received Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
A resident in the 100 block of Tulip Drive reports the theft of
prescription medication. The report was received Sunday at 12:59 p.m.
A 14-year-old female was reported unruly after her whereabouts were
questioned by her grandparents. The report was received Sunday and
occurred in the 1600 block of Square Drive.
A resident in the 18000 block of Timber Lane reports a family member
breaking a window at his residence Sunday at 9:05 p.m. An investigation is pending.
A resident in the 500 block of north Main Street reports having a
storage shed broken into with a toaster taken. An investigation is
pending. The report was received Sunday at 9:37 p.m.
A child endangering complaint was received Sunday at 10:30 p.m. when
four juveniles were found walking along Raymond Road around Mill Road.
The children ranged in age from 4 to 10 years.
According to sheriff's reports:
Trespassing charges are pending against a 15-year-old female who
allegedly went into a home in the 18000 block of Raymond Road to
retrieve items that belonged to her Tuesday at 6:40 p.m. The juvenile
had been told not to go to the home.
Identification theft was reported Tuesday at 8:08 p.m. in the 19000
block of Paver Barnes Road. Someone attempted to open a phone account under the victim's name.
Cash was reported stolen from a desk Thursday at 4:45 p.m. in the 25000 block of Route 739.
Leslie R. Drummond, 31, of 2018 Preakness Place was arrested for
operating a vehicle intoxicated and driving outside of marked lanes
after a traffic stop on Middleburg Plain City Road at Route 38 Saturday at 4:10 a.m.
Runaway charges are pending against a 17-year-old female from the 17000
block of Allen Center Road who had been missing since Tuesday and was
found at Eljer Park in Marysville Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Domestic violence charges are pending against a 36-year-old woman who
allegedly assaulted her 20-year-old niece Friday at 8:43 p.m. at a
residence on East Center Street in Milford Center.
Gary E. Rausch, 33, of Raymond was charged with domestic violence after
he reportedly injured his wife's arm and leg during a dispute in the
25000 block of Yearsley Road Saturday at 6:43 a.m.
Linda Shandle, 47, 14458 Fladt Road was cited for failure to confine her
dog, after the animal was charging bike riders Saturday at 11 a.m. in the 14000 block of Fladt Road.
Saturday at 7:11 p.m. two Chow dogs were reported missing from the 12000
block of Route 739. The gates were opened sometime while the family was
gone and it is unknown if the dogs were stolen or ran off. The two
animals were valued at $3,000. Later, one of the dogs was located. The second dog is still missing.
Driver Kyle Nicol, 18, of Plain City was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated, two counts of failure to control his vehicle and
underage consumption of alcohol Saturday at 11:28 p.m. Nicol had crashed
into a car in the 16000 block of Robinson Road and then drove off. He
later crashed into another car at Hagenderfer Road at Route 736, leaving
his car disabled in a ditch. He then left the scene. Police found a
wallet in the car and traced the crash to Nicol. Passenger Jeremy Doss,
19, of Plain City was also cited for underage consumption of alcohol.
Christopher Alloway, 36, of 878 Hickory Drive was charged with operating
a vehicle intoxicated, reckless operation of a vehicle after driving 99
mph in a 55 mph zone on Route 4 Sunday at 4:27 a.m. He was also cited for speeding.
A total of 18 solar lights were reported stolen from a residence in the
25000 block of Neel Road Sunday at 12:10 p.m.

8/4/06
According to sheriff's reports:
A complainant in the 22000 block of Middleburg Plain City Road reported
Thursday at 1:37 p.m. that unknown subjects entered their unoccupied
property on Collins Road and took several vehicle parts. The report is under investigation.
According to police reports:
Police are investigating an alleged sex offense of a female in the 100
block of Elwood Avenue which occurred sometime on Monday.
An elderly man in a rust-colored shirt was reported to have stolen two
wrist watches from a business in the 100 block of North Court Street Thursday at 12:39 p.m.
Unknown person(s) cut the rubber gas line from a grill to a propane tank
in the 200 block of Magnolia Drive sometime between July 15 and July 29.
The propane tank and the galvanized gauges were stolen. The report is under investigation.
A leather cigarette case containing $500 was stolen from an unlocked
vehicle parked at a business in the 400 block of North Main Street Thursday at 5:36 p.m.
Larry G. Arms, 58, of Milford Center, was arrested and charged with
operating a vehicle while intoxicated and child endangering following a
traffic stop on Court Street between Fourth and Fifth streets Thursday
at 7:45 p.m. Arms was observed driving slowly and swerving in the
roadway. His 6-year-old granddaughter was also in the vehicle.
A 13- to 14-year-old juvenile reportedly stole two packs of cigarettes
from a business in the 500 block of South Maple Street Thursday at 9:45
p.m. The suspect ran northbound through the alley. The case is under investigation.
According to OSP reports: No reports.

8/3/06
According to police reports:
Jeremy E. Welch, 26, 300 W. Fifth St. was charged with criminal mischief
and theft after a stereo was reportedly stolen from a car Wednesday at 11:45 p.m.
Michael L. Blevins, 43, of 989 London Avenue was arrested today at 3:21
a.m. for domestic violence after a fight with his wife at their home.
Two weapons were also confiscated from the residence.
Stereo equipment was reported stolen from a truck in the 300 block of
Sycamore Street today at 12:22 a.m.
Several flags and birdhouses were stolen and damaged along with some
grass areas at Timberview Golf course over Wednesday night.
Tools were stolen from a car parked in the 100 block of Aspen Drive Wednesday night.
A 1988 GMC box truck was stolen from the 200 block of North Plum Street
Wednesday night. Stolen along with the truck were tools, furniture, TVs
and building supplies which were inside. The keys had been left inside the truck.
Police are investigating an alleged physical abuse of a 7-year-old male
in the 100 block of First Street, which occurred sometime on July 4.
Prescription medication was reported stolen from an apartment in the 600
block of Watkins Glenn Boulevard Wednesday.
The tires on a truck were flattened in an incident of vandalism
Wednesday in the 100 block of Birch Street.
A vacant house was discovered damaged Wednesday night in the 1000 block
of Rosewood Drive. It was unknown when the house had been criminally damaged.
According to sheriff's reports:
Tuesday night a resident in the 23000 block of Route 347 reported
someone had left a threatening message on the answering machine.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a two-car crash in Paris Township Wednesday at
5:25 p.m. Susan Berrett, 39, of 262 Triple Crown Way was headed north on
Route 4 when she stopped to turn left onto Amrine-Wood Road. Driver Ruth
DeGood, 43, of Richwood was headed north on Route 4 behind Barrett and
reportedly collided into the rear of her car. Barrett suffered possible
injuries and was transported by Marysville medics to Memorial Hospital
of Union County. DeGood refused treatment by medics and was cited for
failure to leave assured clear distance ahead.

8/2/06
According to police reports:
Unknown suspects entered a home being remodeled in the 18000 block of
Timber Lane sometime between July 1 and July 15. No forced entry was
found and the resident noticed a gift certificate and a tool set were missing.
Police are investigating a Tuesday afternoon report of a male suspect
"doctor shopping." The suspect allegedly attempted to obtain a
prescription at a business in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue between
March 31 and April 28. The person also obtained similar medication five
times from a doctor in Columbus. The report is under investigation.
The left front turn signal cover was reportedly stolen off of a vehicle
in the 200 block of Windmill Drive between 4:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.
Sarah L. Lord, 21, of 15763 Meadowbrook Drive was arrested today at 1:36
a.m. for operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on Delaware Avenue near the car wash.
A passenger side door mirror was reportedly knocked off by an unknown
suspect in the 300 block of West Fifth Street between Monday at 12:20 p.m. and 6 a.m. on Tuesday.
A car was egged Monday night or Tuesday morning in the 200 block of Vine
Street, damaging the paint.
Three 16-year-old Plain City males were cited for underage consumption
of alcohol and curfew violations after being intoxicated, smashing bottles and
being disruptive in the Wal-Mart parking lot off of Coleman's Crossing Boulevard
Monday at 11:45 p.m.
Stolen items, including DVDs, a Sony Playstation equipment and video
games were discovered during the arrest of a 20-year-old man Monday at
around 9 p.m. for an outstanding warrant at his home on Allenby Drive.
Police are now investigating the thefts.
A man in the 18000 block of Boerger Road reported the unauthorized use
of his truck on Tuesday. The vehicle had reportedly been borrowed by a
son without his knowledge. The son took the car to Columbus. At that
point the car was borrowed by another son, who then lost the car. The
truck has been missing since June 17.
According to sheriff's reports:
Monday at 11:29 a.m. the theft of prescription drugs was reported from a
residence in the 16000 block of Boundary Road.
A digital camera was reported stolen sometime in June from the 19000
block of Main Street in Broadway Tuesday at 11:54 a.m. The resident also
reported cash was taken from a purse Monday night, but it is unknown if the thefts are related.
Tuesday at 11:04 a.m. a possible sex offense was reported in the 8000
block of U.S. 42. The report centers around a 15-year-old male suspect,
with a 4 year-old female victim, no charges have been filed and the
report is currently under investigation.
A 7-year-old male was transported to Memorial Hospital of Union County
for mental evaluation after he became out of control Tuesday at 3:09
p.m. in the 18000 block of Bear Swamp Road. He began kicking his mother,
and throwing items around, damaging the home. The outburst may have
something to do with medication doses.
According to OSP reports: No reports.

8/1/06

According to police reports:
A residence in the 200 block of Greenwood Boulevard was reportedly
burglarized sometime over Sunday night. A television, cash and a
Playstation game center were stolen.
Four firearms, cash and two laptop computers were stolen after unknown
suspects entered a home in the 300 block of Sycamore Drive and took the
items sometime between Friday and Monday morning.
Shirley Holycross, 28, of 520 Meadows Drive, was arrested Monday at 5:27
p.m. on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear in court.
Johnathan M. Vandall, 20, of 564 Allenby Drive, was arrested at his home
for drug abuse charges Monday at 9:07 p.m. Police were at his home
serving a warrant, when they discovered the alleged criminal activity.
A 17-year-old female was arrested for underage possession of tobacco
products and violating curfew in Schwartzkopf Park today at 2:52 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Jan Jones, 80, of 130 S. Walnut St., was cited for failure to confine
her animals after her goats escaped from her pasture and ran loose on
Valleyview Drive Monday at 6:27 p.m.
A possible sex offense is being investigated after a resident in the
18000 block of Cunningham-Arbella Road found a pornographic DVD in her
juvenile son's bedroom which may have been provided by an adult family member.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a crash in Darby Township Monday at 9:50 a.m.
Danny K. Wampler, 55, of Unionville Center, was headed northwest on
Middleburg-Plain City Road when he lost control and went off the right
side of the roadway, hitting a mailbox and a guardrail. Wampler
reportedly regained control of the car, but overcorrected his turn,
causing the car to roll over. The car went off the right side of the
road and struck a culvert and stopped on its top. Wampler was injured
and transported for medical care. He was cited for failure to control his vehicle.