Subscribe Now

Police Beat February 2006

 

2/28/06
According to police reports:
Drug trafficking charges are pending against a 16-year-old Marysville
male. Thursday between 8:45 a.m. and 2 p.m. he was  observed exchanging
pills in the hallway of Marysville High School. Drug abuse charges are
pending against another 16-year-old male involved in the incident.
Toby Stebbings, 39, of 119 Birch Drive was charged with operating a
vehicle intoxicated, failing to comply with an officer, driving with an
open container of alcohol and speeding. Police attempted to stop
Stebbings on Fourth Street, but he did not pull over until he reached
Birch Drive Monday at 2:55 a.m.
Inappropriate sexual contact was reported from a person in the 500 block
of London Avenue Monday. The report is under investigation.
A business in the 100 block of North Main Street reported a suspect paid
for items with fraudulent checks Monday.
Robert Hamilton, 25, of 176 Northcrest Drive was charged with criminal
trespassing today at 3:58 a.m. after a report that he was inside a
residence he was legally not allowed in, in the 100 block of Damascus Drive.
Thursday at 3:40 a.m. police assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol in a
road rage incident between Scottslawn Road and U.S. 36. Two cars heading
down the road were inciting each other as they attempted to pass a truck
on the road. One was blocking the other vehicle from passing and the
other was flashing the headlights. The patrol pulled over one of the
vehicles and police dealt with the other driver. No charges have been filed at this time.
According to sheriff's reports:
A residence in the 7000 block of Memorial Drive was broken into sometime
over the weekend and a printer, computer and cash were stolen.
Sunday night a van was shot with a paint ball gun on South Main Street
in Magnetic Springs.
Monday a resident in the 20000 block of Westlake Lee Road reported a
possible scam during the Internet sale of a vehicle. A car was placed on
sale online and the seller received word that a buyer would pay half and
then pay the other half when he picked up the car. The buyer then sent a
cashier's check for considerably more than the car was worth, asking
that the extra cash be sent to a location in Canada. When the seller
took the check to the bank, it was discovered to be fraudulent. It is a
standard scam that has been operating for years, according to the
police. The seller suffered no loss of money.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/27/06
According to police reports:
Alton J. Stotler, 29, of Degraff was cited for operating a vehicle
intoxicated, driving under suspension, drug possession and possession of
drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop Sunday at 2:36 a.m. on U.S. 33 at Route 31.
William L. Muncey, 36, was charged with domestic violence in the 700
block of Meadows Drive after striking his live-in girlfriend during a
dispute at their home Sunday at 11:31 p.m.
A resident in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue reported the theft of
Hydrocodone from his workplace Sunday at 9:50 a.m.
A DVD player was stolen from a residence in the 1000 block of Watkins
Glen Boulevard Sunday at 8:32 a.m.
Ashley H. Anderson, 20, of Lincoln Park, Mich., was cited for underage
consumption of alcohol after officers responded to a complaint of an
intoxicated woman in a parking lot on Chestnut Street Sunday at 1:39 a.m.
Tami Mullaney-Graham, 47, of 14000 Industrial Parkway was charged with
operating a vehicle while intoxicated and driving the wrong way on East
Sixth Street when she was stopped Sunday at 12:53 a.m.
Regina Schiederer, 35, of Delaware and Shannon M. Deardorff, 22, of
Magnetic Springs were cited for disorderly conduct after a altercation
in the 100 block of North Main Street Saturday at 10:04 p.m.
Toby S. Stebbing, 36, of 119 Birch Drive was found intoxicated and
bleeding from an apparent self-inflicted cut to his hand Saturday at
7:31 p.m. He was charged with disorderly conduct.
Dennis G. Smith, 32, of 45 Butternut Drive was charged with domestic
violence after he assaulted his live-in girlfriend Friday at 10:05 p.m. at their home.
A resident in the 13000 block of Route 38 reported receiving a
fraudulent check as payment for the sale of a car Friday at 1:10 p.m.
Harold E. Smith, 66, of 30 Spruce Drive was charged with theft after he
was caught stealing items at Smoker's Paradise on West Fifth Street Friday at 9:25 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Speakers were stolen out of a car parked in the 20000 block of Northwest
Parkway Thursday night.
Deputies are investigating a report that a man "mooned" a school bus
full of students on Shirk Road Thursday at 3:15 p.m.
Saturday at 12:58 a.m. deputies stopped a weaving car in the 23000 block
of Hoover Bault Road. Driver Steven C. Nelson, 19, of 353 Sycamore St.
was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated, driving left of center
and driving under suspension. Passengers Shawn Jones, 18, of 506 Parkway
Drive and Travis M. Gibson, 18, of 22400 Hoover Bault Road were charged
with underage consumption of alcohol.
Deputies responded to Reed Street in Milford Center Saturday for a
possible mentally disturbed man. No charges were filed.
Children's Hospital in Columbus reported Sunday that two juvenile males,
ages 4 and 8, may have been inappropriately touched by an adult.
Clint Hemminger, 28, of Richwood was charged with operating a vehicle
intoxicated and failure to stop at a stop sign Sunday at 2:32 a.m. in
Fulton Street in Richwood.
Michael G. Tosco IIII, 26, of Richwood was charged with operating a
vehicle intoxicated, not driving a seat belt, and driving outside of
marked lanes Sunday at 2:52 a.m.
Power tools, valued at $1,500 were stolen from a school bus parked in
the 24000 block of Honda Parkway sometime between Nov. 15 and Sunday.
Deputies stopped a truck with no functioning tail lights Saturday at
9:58 p.m. heading westbound on U.S. 33. Dispatch reported the driver was
a possible bank robbery suspect from a Cincinnati incident. It was soon
discovered that the driver was not the suspect and that his information
had been stolen by another person. However, driver William A. Gaunt, 31,
of Bellefontaine had a bag of marijuana in his pocket and was charged
with drug possession.
Eight solar lights and reflectors, valued at $80, were stolen from a
front yard in the 11000 block of Route 47 Saturday night.
According to OSP reports:
MedFlight transported a woman for care after a one-car crash in Leesburg
Township. Saturday at 5:25 a.m. Amy L. Steed, 39, of Marion was
traveling northwest on Route 347 when she lost control and went off the
right side of the road, striking a tree. She was taken to Ohio State University Hospital.

2/24/06
According to police reports:
A resident in the 800 block of North Maple Street reported Thursday at
4:31 p.m. that  her 14-year-old son was threatened while at school.
Possible theft was reported after a person claimed $60 was missing from
a food order in the 900 block of Delaware Avenue Thursday at 4:41 p.m.
A resident in the 500 block of North Main Street reported
telecommunications harassment Thursday at 11:09 p.m. after a suspect has
been calling his cell phone several times, threatening to rape and
molest his daughter.
Unknown suspects attempted to break into a home in the 600 block of
Milford Avenue today at 4:33 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Sheriff's deputies responded to the 30000 block of January Road Thursday
at around 4 a.m. for a report that a man had allegedly cut his wrists in
a suicide attempt. When law enforcement arrived at his home, they
discovered the suicide attempt was unsubstantiated. The man had driven a
car through his own home and had caused significant damage to the
property. No charges have been filed in the incident. The man reportedly
suffers from mental problems and is receiving care from Memorial
Hospital of Union County. Earlier in the day the man went to the
hospital to receive mental care, but was allegedly turned away because
he did not meet certain criteria. It is unknown if the man caused the
damage before or after trying to get care.
Eric E. Miller, 18, of 163 Riverwind Drive was charged with possession
of marijuana Wednesday at 9:40 p.m. on Riverwind Drive.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/23/06
 According to police reports:
Brett A. Taylor, 44, of 16740 Mackan Road was charged with domestic
violence after a dispute with his wife in the 500 block of Allenby Drive
today at 4 a.m.
A resident in the 400 block of West Fifth Street reported this morning
that someone had forcibly entered his home sometime during the evening
hours on Wednesday.
Charges are pending against Shannon E. Hay, 29, of 436 Windsor Drive for
domestic violence, after assaulting her teenage daughter Wednesday at 11:30 p.m.
A credit card was recovered in the parking lot of a business in the
15000 block of U.S. 36 Wednesday at 8:15 p.m.
James M. Arms, 32, of Columbus was arrested after a foot pursuit in the
800 block of Milcrest Drive Wednesday at 4:49 p.m. He was wanted on an
outstanding warrant from Columbus for theft and forgery.
Wednesday at 4:45 p.m. a 10-year-old male was arrested on a probation
violation after threatening to kill a female during a dispute in the
1700 block of Damos Way.
A business in the 100 block of Emmaus reported the deposit of a
fraudulent check Wednesday at 12:45 p.m. that was allegedly part of a
Canadian lottery scam. The check was in the amount of $3,280. and found
to be drawn on a bogus account from an AEDC Federal Credit Union.
A stereo was reported stolen from a car sometime over Wednesday night
and Thursday morning in the 100 block of West Ninth Street.
Police assisted another agency after information was obtained Wednesday
at 10:44 a.m. regarding an investigation of the misuse of a food stamp
card by an inmate of the Tri-County Jail in Mechanicsburg. The
investigation was forwarded to the Champaign County authorities.
According to sheriff's reports:
Union County Sheriff's deputies assisted the Richwood Police Department
with arrest of Justin L. McKinney, 18, of 162 N. Franklin St. Wednesday
at 5:21 p.m. Richwood officers responded to a domestic violence call at
that home after McKinney threatened suicide and had allegedly been
sniffing gasoline. He went outside and began shouting profanity with
children nearby and was aggressive toward a neighbor and his live-in
girlfriend. McKinney became belligerent during his arrest and Union
County deputies used a Taser device to bring him under control.
Richwood Police then charged him with abusing harmful intoxicants,
domestic violence, persistent disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
Justin E. Caldwell, 19, of 33239 Route 31 was charged with underage
consumption of alcohol Wednesday at 12:43 a.m. after he was found
unresponsive at a residence in the 32000 block of Water Street in Essex.
Also charged was Jonathon Klieber, 23, of 32752 Water St. for an
outstanding failure to appear in court on a past drunk driving charge.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/22/06
According to police reports:
Christopher Allen Cowen, 20, of 608 Meadows Drive was charged with
operating a vehicle intoxicated, possession of drug paraphernalia and
speeding, after a traffic stop today at 1:39 a.m. on North Maple Street
at Quail Hollow Drive.
A parent in the 400 block of Windsor Drive reported unwanted telephone
calls from a former adult neighbor to her 17-year-old daughter Tuesday at 7:15 p.m.
A resident in the 1800 block of Fawn Meadow Drive reported Tuesday at
6:05 p.m. about improper sexual contact between a 38-year-old female and
a 15-year-old male on Feb. 17.
Prescription medication was reported stolen from a home in the 200 block
of Cypress Drive Tuesday at 5:39 p.m.
A 13-year-old male was charged with underage possession of tobacco at
North Main and West Fifth streets Tuesday at 5:08 p.m.
A vehicle was scratched sometime between Monday at 4 p.m. and Tuesday at
12:44 p.m. in the 2000 block of Preakness Drive.
According to sheriff's reports:
Domestic violence, criminal damaging and cultivation of marijuana
charges are pending against a 17-year-old male who struck his father
during an argument at their home in the 21000 block of Northwest Parkway
Tuesday at 8:53 p.m. When a deputy responded to the call a single
marijuana plant was later found in a closet.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/21/06
According to police reports:
A man in the 100 block of Elwood Avenue caught an unknown person inside
his car Monday at 2:07 a.m. The person then ran away and was not found.
It is unknown if anything was stolen at this time.
Assault charges are pending against two 17-year-old males who beat up an
18-year-old male at his home in the 1200 block of Woodline Drive Monday at 8:07 p.m.
Walter C. Floyd, 42, of 120 New Dover Estates was charged with having an
open container of alcohol inside his car after a traffic stop on
Delaware Avenue at east Point Plaza Monday at 5:21 p.m.
A resident in the 100 block of Northcrest Drive reported Monday at 3:15
p.m. that someone stole $322 from her bank account on Feb. 16
According to sheriff's reports:
John J. Costell, 48, of Milford Center was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated Friday at 5:30 p.m. after a traffic stop on Boerger
Road for speeding.
An unknown person attempted to pry the back door of a residence in the
8000 block of Estates Court Friday night. No entry was made and the
incident is under investigation.
A woman in the 18000 block of Miller Road reported she allowed her
boyfriend to borrow her car on Thursday and he never returned it.
Deputies later found the car in Marion.
Two female workers reportedly began fighting on a Honda assembly line
Feb. 14 at 7:45 a.m. No charges have been filed.
A total of six mailboxes were knocked off posts Thursday night in the
22000 block of Wolford Maskill Road
Jacob H. Phillips, 18, of Dublin was charged with underage possession of
alcohol and operating a vehicle intoxicated Saturday at 12:26 a.m. after
a traffic stop for speeding on Route 161 at Post Road. His passenger
Brandon S. Forgy, 18, of Dublin was charged with underage consumption of alcohol.
Timothy J. Taylor, 22, of 19565 Bear Swamp Road was charged with
operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop for weaving on
Northwest Parkway at Poling Road Sunday at 2:36 a.m. He was also cited
for driving outside of marked lanes.
Sunday night a woman in the 17000 block of Waldo Road reported her
17-year-old daughter was missing. The report is under investigation.
A total of $450 was stolen from a of a locked glove box in a car parked
in the 16000 block of Boundary Road sometime on Saturday.
Prescription medication was reported stolen from a car in the 18000
block of Main Street in Broadway on Feb. 3.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/20/06
 According to police reports:
Lori Dunn, 34, of 740 Meadows Drive was arrested today at 2:56 a.m. for
operating a vehicle intoxicated, possession of drug paraphernalia and
driving outside of marked lanes after a traffic stop on Meadows Drive at
Quail Hollow Drive.
A business in the 100 block of East Fifth Street reported the rear door
had been broken into Friday between 5:30 and 8 p.m. although nothing was
stolen from inside.
Known juveniles are believed to be responsible for spray painting,
scratching and denting a car Thursday night in the 500 block of Allenby Drive.
Crystal Goodson, 40, of Raymond was arrested for driving under
suspension, operating a vehicle intoxicated, possession of marijuana and
drug paraphernalia Sunday at 1:06 a.m. Goodson reportedly ran a red
light at Cherry Street, near UDF and almost struck a police cruiser. Her
blood alcohol levels were found to be more than twice the legal limit.
According to sheriff's reports:  - No reports.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/15/06
According to police reports:
A 17-year-old male and a 15-year-old male were cited for possession of
tobacco at the Marysville High School Tuesday at 1:50 p.m.
A resident in the 400 block of Windmill Drive reported Tuesday at 2 p.m.
that known people broke a window to the apartment when trying to get
inside. The suspects weren't able to enter. The reports is under investigation.
A newspaper stand was stolen from Wal-Mart Tuesday at 12:18 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
A projector valued at $1,000, was reported stolen from a business in the
24000 block of Honda Parkway Tuesday. The item was believed to have been
taken sometime between Jan. 13 and 19.
Tuesday a 17-year old female from the 11000 block of U.S. 36 reported
she had been sexually assaulted by a known person when she was 11 years old.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/14/06
According to police reports:
Assault charges are pending against Dustin Ford, 20, of 1546 Rebecca
Drive; Ryan Miller, 19, of 18961 Route 245 and Christopher W. Johnson,
21, of Kansas City, Mo. as a result of a fight in the 400 block of
Windmill Drive today at 12:02 a.m. The fight allegedly involved five people.
A resident in the 300 block of South Walnut Street reported that her
purse was taken from her car around 8 p.m. on Sunday.
According to sheriff's reports: - No reports
According to OSP reports: - No reports

2/13/06
According to sheriff's reports:
The Union County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 4-month-old male.
According to Lt. Jamie Patton, Sunday at 11:54 a.m. a relative found
infant Hunter Mills unresponsive in his bedroom in the home in the 16000
block of Boundary Road. The child is a twin and the relative went to
check on the children in the bedroom when the other child began to cry.
The family called 9-1-1 and began CPR on the child until Northern Union
County fire medics transported him to Memorial Hospital of Union County.
Doctors later declared the child dead at the hospital.
Patton said investigators do not suspect foul play, although by law in
every case of a juvenile death an autopsy must be conducted. The test is
expected to be held this morning.
A check was reported stolen and then forged to steal $400 from a
checking account of a resident on Main Street in Unionville Center Friday at 10:25 a.m.
A fight between a 13-year-old and 12-year-old males was reported Friday
at 9:10 a.m. on a school bus in a New Dover mobile home park in the
11000 block of U.S. 36.
Theft and possession of drug paraphernalia charges are pending against a
17-year-old male after he allegedly stole cash from his father's wallet
Thursday at 2:15 p.m. in the 20000 block of Dog Leg Road.
A resident in the 13000 block of U.S. 36 East is being investigated for
allegedly operating a junk yard in Dover Township without a license on Thursday.
Daniel Evans, 25, of Plain City was charged with disorderly conduct
after he was intoxicated and hitchhiking along U.S. 42 at Arnold Road
Saturday at 12:37 a.m. A driving going by the area reported that Evans
was almost hit by a car because he was in the road.
Several mailboxes were damaged Friday night Saturday morning in the
21000 block of Wolford Maskill Road.
A hotel room at the American Inn in the 10000 block of U.S. 42 was found
criminally damaged Friday night.
James L. Isaacs, 25, of 1411 Pleasant Ridge Drive was charged with
domestic violence Sunday at 2:30 a.m. after he struck his father in the
head during an altercation at his home.
The theft of a 1989 Chevy car was reported Sunday at 10:26 a.m. from a
residence on South Main Street in Magnetic Springs.
According to police reports:
A $15,000 check was found in a copy machine at the Marysville Public
Library at 231 S. Plum St. Saturday at 11:31 a.m. The check was returned
to the owner.
John A. Blackburn, 36, of Springfield was cited for possession of drug
paraphernalia and drugs as the result of a traffic stop on Route 4 at
Collins Avenue Friday at 10:43 p.m.
A man reported to police that a woman lunged at him with a knife in the
300 block of Court Street Friday at 8:08 p.m.
An officer recovered a city railroad crossing sign from a vehicle after
a routine traffic stop in the 600 block of North Main Street Friday at 7:11 p.m.
Friday night at 5:54 p.m. the downtown Shell gas station reported that
two people had driven off without paying for gasoline.
Charges are pending against a 29-year-old male after he allegedly
assaulted a 25-year-old female outside a business in the 1000 block of
Columbus Avenue Friday at 1:50 p.m.
Police charged a 16-year-old male with domestic violence after
assaulting his step-father in the 1000 block of Rosewood Drive Thursday at 6:14 p.m.
A trailer was reported vandalized Thursday at 5:48 p.m. in the 200 block
of Cypress Drive.
James Daniel Ruggles, 22, of 421 Morning Star Drive was arrested at his
home Sunday at 7:20 p.m. on a failure to appear in court warrant and
possession of drugs.
Theft by deception was reported Sunday at 9:22 a.m. after a woman hired
a person to fix her car for $400. The man has not fixed the car and has
stolen her tools.
A 17-year-old female was arrested for underage possession of alcohol
Sunday at 3 a.m. in the parking lot on a business in the 500 block of
North Main Street.
A 15-year-old male was cited for violating curfew after a traffic stop
on West Ninth Street Sunday at 1:55 a.m.
Saturday at 10:50 p.m. a woman in the 600 block of Allenby Drive
reported her husband stole her prescription medication.
Lilly R. Hall, 25, of Columbus was arrested for driving under
suspension, speeding and not using child restraint devices after a
traffic stop on U.S. 33 Saturday at 7:15 p.m.
A vehicle was criminally damaged in the 300 block of South Oak Street
Saturday at 3:19 p.m.
Police recovered an Apple Ipod after a residence in the 500 block of
East Sixth Street notified police of the discovery Saturday at 3:12 p.m.
Officers are investigating if it has been reported stolen.
According to OSP reports:
Eric Aiken, 25, of 1099 Milford Ave. was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated Sunday at 3:08 a.m. after a traffic stop on U.S. 33.
 

2/8/06
Police beat
According to the Marysville Police Department the investigation into a
deceased child is still ongoing.
Monday at 11:03 a.m. 3-month-old Cohen Gilsinger was found unresponsive
at a private daycare provider at 1527 Rebecca Drive.
Police Chief Floyd Golden reported this morning that the initial reports
have investigators leaning toward "a SIDS-type case."
Union County Coroner, Dr. David Applegate, said that SIDS stands for
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - a type of death associated with children
under the age of 1 year old. It can even run in the family and can be
facilitated by soft bedding and children sleeping on their bellies.
Applegate said the conclusion of SIDS is only the result of preliminary
investigations. He still needs to wait four to six weeks for toxicology
reports to come back.
"But there is no evidence of foul play," he said.
Both the parents of the child and the daycare provider, who was
baby-sitting the child the day of the death, have been cooperating fully
with Applegate and police.
According to police reports:
Police are investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred between
two employees at a restaurant at 404 S. Oak St. Tuesday at 2:26 p.m. A
female employee claimed that a male employee turned the lights down at
the restaurant and then forced her up against a wall, touching her
inappropriately. No charges have been filed at this time.
Lawrence Highman, 22, of 750 Kenny Lane was charged with domestic
violence after fighting with his wife Tuesday at 3:09 p.m. in the 700
block of Kenny Lane.
Ference Kratky, 29, of 466 Allenby Drive was arrested for domestic
violence Tuesday at 8:43 p.m. near his home. He was allegedly
intoxicated and when a woman refused to give him his keys to drive, he
became upset and flipped her out of her chair.
Constance Griffith, 40, of 120 W. Fourth St. was charged with theft
after she stole cigarettes and then ran out the back entrance of a
business in the 1000 block of North Main Street Tuesday at 1:12 p.m.
The Union County Job and Family Services Department reported the
possible malnutrition of an infant discovered on Jan. 19 in the 400
block of Windmill Drive. The report is being investigated.
According to sheriff's reports:
Charges are being reviewed after a man pulled a gun on a trash truck
driver Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. According to reports the driver of a trash
collection truck attempted to turn around in the driveway of a residence
in the 18000 block of Cunningham Arbella Road. The homeowner reportedly
come out of the house, got inside his car and drove it to block the path
of the trash truck. He then got out and demanded the keys to the truck.
The driver told him he wouldn't give the man his keys and the homeowner
then pulled out a gun.
Deputies found a black filing cabinet off the road on Woodstock Road,
near the railroad tracks Tuesday at around noon.
According to OSP reports:
One person was injured in a two-car crash Tuesday at 19:10 at the
intersection of Route 161 at Industrial Parkway.
Driver Alusine Bayoh, 23 , of Columbus was headed northeast on Route 161
when he failed to yield on a left hand turn to Industrial Parkway. He
struck the oncoming car driven by Maureen Kemper, 54, of Columbus who
was headed southwest on Route 161. Bayoh's passenger Mohaamed Bayoh, 45,
also of Columbus, was injured in the crash and was transported by Jerome
medics to Riverside Methodist Hospital. No other injuries were reported.
 

2/7/06
According to police reports:
Charges are pending against a 24-year-old Kenton man for verbally
menacing his ex-wife in the 1000 block of Coventry Place Monday at 9:21 p.m.
A business in the 400 block of West Fifth Street reported that the wrong
person picked up prescription medication Monday at 6:36 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Steven Griffith, 33, of Columbus was charged with operating a vehicle
intoxicated, high concentration of blood alcohol levels, failure to
control his vehicle, driving under suspension and having an open
container of alcohol. Griffith crashed into a ditch on Route 739 at
Miller Road today at 1:29 a.m.
A resident reported that someone called on Monday to his home in the 200
block of Rose Street, claiming to be with a sheriff's association. The
person asked for donations for bullet proof vests. The authenticity of
the charity is in question.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/6/06
According to police reports:
An eight-year-old male was reportedly assaulted by an adult in the lobby
of an apartment complex in the 200 block of Windsor Drive Sunday at 3:36 p.m.
A parent reported his two small children told him Sunday at 1:59 p.m.
that they had been sexually abused by an adult acquaintance. The Union
County Department of Children's Services was called to the home and the
report is now under investigation.
Sunday at 10:08 a.m. a business on Delaware Avenue reported a car
damaged the drive through.
Jason M. Deck, 28, of Columbus was charged with possession of drugs and
drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 Saturday at 11:17 p.m.
A woman reported her 1993 red Chevy Blazer was stolen from the parking
lot where she works on London Avenue Sunday at 2:56 a.m.
Christopher Reed Stall, 27, of Thyame, WY. was cited for possession of
drugs after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 Saturday at 11:17 p.m.
John E. Bunsold, 61, of 18721 Boerger Road was charged with operating a
vehicle intoxicated, high blood alcohol levels and driving outside of
marked lanes after a traffic stop in the 600 block of Milford Avenue Saturday at 9:35 p.m.
Saturday at 9 p.m. two 11-year-old males called police after they
accidentally locked themselves outside of their home in the 600 block of
Rainbow Drive, while their parent was inside sleeping. Neighbors and
officers were unable to locate another family member or gain the
attention of the parent inside. Police finally gained entry and
discovered the parent was inside and safe.
A business in the 1200 block of West Fifth Street reported theft of an
18-feet-long trailer Saturday at 2:39 p.m.
Two mailboxes and a real estate sign were found damaged in the 1400
block of Tarragon Drive Saturday at 3:40 a.m.
Daniel C. Powers, 36, of 1160 W. Fifth St. was charged with operating a
vehicle intoxicated, high blood alcohol levels, not wearing a seat belt
and not having a front license plate after a traffic stop in the 700
block of East Fifth Street Saturday at 1:52 a.m.
A resident on Allenby Drive reported Friday to police that an
acquaintance stole check on Jan. 14 and cashed them in town.
The violation of a civil protection order was reported Friday at 12:47
p.m. by an employee of a business on Gables Drive, concerning her ex-husband.
The front license plate was stolen off of a car parked at the East Point Plaza on Jan. 27.
According to sheriff's reports:
Steven L. Gutowitz, 28, of Columbus was arrested for bribery, resisting
arrest, operating a vehicle intoxicated and failure to control his car
after he crashed into a field Saturday at 2:45 a.m. Deputies received
word of the crash and detected the odor of alcohol on Gutowitz when he
was questioned. He repeatedly offered the deputy money let him go and
then would not cooperate as he was being arrested.
Paul B. Frazier, 47, of Columbus was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated Saturday at 12:13 a.m. after a traffic stop in the 29000 block of Route 31.
Gasoline was stolen from a parked car Sunday on West State Street in Milford Center.
Andrew J. Denny, 19, of Cable was arrested for speeding, possession of
drugs and underage possession of alcohol after a traffic stop on Watkins Road Sunday at 11:46 p.m.
According to OSP reports:
Paul Gobel, 52, of Plain City was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated after a traffic stop on Industrial Parkway at Post Road Saturday at 2:45 a.m.
Two people were injured in a three-car crash Saturday at 2:20 p.m. in
York Township. William E. Temple, 31, of Richwood was headed southbound
on Route 31 when he lost control and slid left of center. He struck the
cars of Jay D. Rausch, 37, of 15199 Scottslawn Road and Roger D. Young,
69, of Ada, who were both headed northbound on the road. Temple's car
then crashed into a ditch. Young's wife Betty, 69, was injured, along
with Jake Maher, 11, of Ada. They were transported to Memorial Hospital
of Union County by Liberty Township medics.
 

2/2/06
 According to police reports:
Sonja Boerger, 42, of 925 W. Fifth St. was arrested for persistent
disorderly conduct today at 1:34 a.m. after police found her intoxicated
and in a ditch on Milford Avenue. She was transported by medics to
Memorial Hospital of Union County.
Criminal mischief was reported Wednesday at 8:05 p.m. after a resident
in the 900 block of West Fifth Street discovered an unknown person had
smeared feces on a car.
Andrew Billing, 21, of 460 Windmill Drive was arrested on a warrant for
a probation violation Wednesday at 7:27 p.m.
A resident in the 600 block of West Third Street reported Wednesday that
her car was damaged when it was repossessed on Jan. 6. When she made
payments and picked the car back up there were dents found on the front bumper.
Attempted burglary was reported after a resident in the 500 block of
North Main Street found pry marks on his door Wednesday at 5 a.m. The
unknown person did not get inside.
Police were searching Wednesday afternoon for a male wearing a white
sweatshirt and blue ball cap who stole a bottle of liquor from Community
Markets at 700 Milford Avenue at around 3:22 p.m. The male was not found.
According to sheriff's reports:
Burglary was reported Wednesday from a resident in the 27000 block of
Claibourne Road. The front door was damaged when the person gained entry
to the house, although nothing has been discovered missing.
Monday night a total of four cars were broken into at a business in the
10000 block of Industrial Parkway. Stereos were stolen from inside the
cars, with a total theft of $600.
Wednesday in the 19000 block of Middleburg Plain City Road a man
reported his 2002 Chevy truck was stolen by a known person from his
business. Charges are expected to be filed for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
A business owner in the 8800 block of Route 4 reported that sometime
over Tuesday night a firearm was stolen from inside and damage was made
to a door. The total loss was listed at $550.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

2/1/06
According to police reports:
Tuesday at 7:20 p.m. a person reported the theft of a wallet from an
unlocked locker in the 1000 block of Charles Lane.
Amy Cardone, 29, of 569 E. 10th St. was arrested at her home on a
failure to appear in court warrant Tuesday at 9:08 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Deputies were called to a road rage incident Tuesday at 3:12 p.m. on
Brock Road at Industrial Parkway. No one was charged with assault,
because law enforcement heard conflicting stories. A 17-year-old female
driver had a 19-year-old male passenger, who became involved in an
altercation with a 55-year-old male driver. Both parties claim that they
were assaulted. Deputies are trying to determine what actually happened.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.