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Police Beat June 2006

 

6/30/06
According to police reports:
A 16-year-old female reported today at 1:34 a.m. that she fell out of a
vehicle after the driver took off without her fully inside. The incident
happened at North Main and Fourth streets. Charges are pending against
the 18-year-old driver.
A Trek mountain bike was found in front of a business in the 1000 block
of West Fifth Street Thursday at 11:18 p.m. The bike had reportedly been
left there since June 10.
Joseph A. Miller, 35, of 140 Hemlock Drive was arrested and charged with
criminal trespassing after he was found inside a home without permission
today at 12:30 a.m. Miller left the area on a bicycle and was later
brought to the police station by his son.
A resident in the 200 block of Caddie Drive reported his check book
missing Thursday at 8:05 p.m. An unknown person allegedly had been
writing checks on his account.
A tool kit was reported stolen from a residence in the 600 block of
Milford Avenue Thursday at 1:57 p.m.
Burglary was reported Thursday at 12:49 p.m. after a male suspect
allegedly entered a residence in the 100 block of Hemlock Drive and took
items without permission.
A $500 custom ordered mail box was reportedly destroyed in the 18000
block of Timber Lane Thursday at 6:49 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Power tools valued at $1,200, were stolen from a vehicle parked in the
17000 block of Paver Barnes Road sometime between June 22 and Tuesday

6/29/06
According to police reports:
Children's Services requested assistance from police regarding a welfare
check on children in the 300 block of South Court Street Wednesday at
11:20 a.m. No one was answering the door at the residence and it was
unknown if the children were hurt. They were later found inside in good
health, with their mother.
A firearm was reported missing after a business relocated to North Main
Street Wednesday at 11:25 a.m. The theft is under investigation.
An 11-year-old male was reportedly assaulted by a 13-year-old male
Wednesday at 6:35 p.m. while at a day camp kickball game held near North Main Street.
Paul L. Miller, 34, of 548 N. Main St. lot 226 was arrested and charged
with having an open container of alcohol on North Main Street Wednesday at 10:31 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Dennis Hamlin, 46, of Alpena, Mich. was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated Wednesday at 2:47 p.m. in a traffic stop on Route 161 at Bates Road.
David Terry, 35, of Delaware was charged with having an open container
of alcohol today at 1:16 a.m. after a traffic stop on U.S. 36 East.
Tools, beer and a stereo were reported stolen from a shed in the 21000
block of Board Road Tuesday.
Numerous items were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 14000 block of
Hinton Mill Road sometime between Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. and Wednesday at 6:30 a.m.
According to OSP reports:
No reports.

6/28/06
According to police reports:
A 12-year-old Marysville female was charged with domestic violence after
she reportedly damaged items in her home and struck her mother during a
dispute over a cell phone Tuesday at 3:35 p.m. in the 600 block of Chestnut Street
A bike was reported stolen from the back of a truck parked in the 1000
block of Coventry Way Tuesday afternoon.
The "mouse" controller of a computer was reported stolen from the
Marysville Public Library in the 200 block of South Plum Street Tuesday
between 4:15 and 4:25 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Bryan J. Lynch, 34, of 1200 Bay Laurel Drive, was arrested for operating
a vehicle intoxicated and driving outside of marked lanes after a
traffic stop on Collins Avenue near Route 4 Tuesday at 7:37 a.m.
Jonathan D. Colley, 41, of Raymond, was arrested Tuesday at 10:21 p.m.
for operating a vehicle intoxicated, failure to control his vehicle and
seat belt violations. Colley reportedly was driving in the 14000 block
of Miller Road when he went off the road, striking numerous mailboxes.
A resident in the 22000 block of North Darby Coe Road reported Tuesday
at 4:10 p.m. that he saw a white male with a stocky build and wearing a
white T-shirt run from a garage on his property. A window to the garage
had been broken out. The man was not located.
According to OSP reports:
Steven Sparks, 36, of Plain City, was charged with operating a vehicle
intoxicated after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 at Post Road today at 1:45 a.m.

6/27/06
According to police reports:
Marysville Police served a warrant for the arrest of Harold D. Wolf, 46,
of 277 Magnolia Drive on an outstanding warrant for arson and insurance
fraud Monday at 10:39 a.m.
A bike was reported stolen while parked at the Marysville Municipal Pool
on Parkway Drive Monday at 2:55 p.m.
James S. Morgan, 22, of Watkins Glen Boulevard was cited for possession
of an open container of alcohol in the 500 block of South Maple Street
Monday at 9:04 p.m. after he was stopped by an officer on bike patrol.
A resident from the 1500 block of Meadowlark Drive reported the theft of
money from an online checking account Monday at 3:45 p.m.
Charges are pending against Melissa Workman, 21, of 132 W. Third St. for
allegedly assaulting another female at Eljer Park Monday at 5:16 p.m.
Lucas E. Grimes, 21, of West Mansfield was charged with having an open
container of alcohol while walking along Route 38 Monday at 5:28 p.m.
Monday at 7:43 p.m. a resident in the 700 block of Kenny Lane reported
being assaulted by an unwanted guest at the home. The incident is under investigation.
According to sheriff's reports:
Brewster Cody Price, 18, of Richwood was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated and driving outside of marked lanes after a traffic
stop on Route 31 at Moore Road Sunday at 5:19 a.m.
Prescription medication was reported missing or stolen from a property
in the 17000 block of Whitestone Road June 9. Jason A. Bevard, 24, of
353 Sycamore St. was charged with having an open container of alcohol in
a vehicle after a traffic stop on Center Street in Broadway Saturday at 1:25 a.m.
Deputies responded to a report of a man possibly injuring an animal in
the 16000 block of Fish Daum Road Saturday. Deputies learned the man had
left the area and was later stopped on Winnemac Road. The man did not
cooperate with deputies and was shocked with a taser in order to get him
under control. The suspect reportedly suffered possible mental and
medical issues and was transported for evaluation. No charges have been filed.
A firearm was reported stolen from a residence in the 16000 block of
Brookside Drive sometime between June 10 and Saturday.
Possible criminal damaging charges are under review after a 16-year-old
male allegedly punched a vehicle causing a dent during a dispute with a
17-year-old male Saturday at 9:38 p.m. on Pleasant Street in Milford Center.
Deputies are asking residents in the 19000 block of Raymond Road to be
on the lookout for two white males in a red truck, possibly ages 35 and
45 years old, who have twice approached an elderly homeowner about
sealing blacktop and installing carpet on her property. The resident
reported the two had possibly entered the home and stole around $110 in
jewelry and cash. Anyone with information on the two suspects is asked
to contact the Union County Sheriff's Office at 645-4100.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/26/06
According to police reports:
Charges are pending against Roosevelt Irby, 51, of 124 1/2 W. Fifth St.
for felonious assault after he reportedly became involved in a fight in
an alley behind a business in the 100 block of North Main St. Sunday at
1:53 a.m. Irby was reported to have injured a 27-year-old male from
Columbus with a knife. The weapon cut the man's hands and he needed
medical treatment. The incident remains under investigation.
Rachel J. Urban, 28, of 20976 Route 245 was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated and possession of drug paraphernalia after she
crashed her car into a utility pole on Milford Avenue Sunday at 12:48 a.m.
A car door was reported damaged after a known person tried to gain entry
to the car in order to get his property from inside Sunday at 1:30 a.m.
in the 100 block of West Fifth Street.
A caseworker at the Union County Department of Health and Family
Services reported Sunday at 4:20 a.m. the possible child abuse of a
3-year-old child who had marks on the legs. The report is currently
under investigation.
A car reportedly was dented on the driver's side door with an unknown
object in the 100 block of Aspen Drive Sunday at 9:47 a.m.
Todd E. Marrs, 31, of 548 N. Main St. was charged with possession of
drugs and drug paraphernalia and also an outstanding warrant out of
Logan County Sunday at 6 p.m. Officers had responded to a business in
the 500 block of Coleman's Crossing regarding a suspicious person.
A resident in the 300 block of South Court Street reported her home was
entered and ransacked Sunday at 7:35 p.m. Items were also discovered
missing. The incident is under investigation.
Shawne A. Kauffman, 18, of 630 Allenby Drive was arrested on an
outstanding warrant out of Marysville Municipal Court Sunday at 11:42 p.m.
A car was reported stolen Friday at 8:31 a.m. from a dealership in the
15000 block of U.S. 36
Friday at 11:50 a.m. a contractor reported someone had spray painted the
walls of a property under construction in the 500 block of East Fourth Street.
Friday at 9:37 p.m. menacing was reported after a man allegedly made
threatening statements to another person while he was holding a revolver
in the 400 block of Windmill Drive.
Jerry L. Mershon, 37, of Willow drive was arrested Friday at 10:45 p.m.
for disorderly conduct after an fight with his girlfriend in the 200
block of West Fourth Street.
Saturday at 1:51 a.m. three juveniles were apprehended after residents
reported seeing them vandalizing various property in the 500 block of
Mill Wood Boulevard. Curfew charges are pending against a 14-year-old
Marysville female. Curfew, vandalism and trespassing charges are pending
against a 15-year-old male from Raymond and a 14-year-old Marysville male.
Deanna L. Berry, 49, of Harriet Road was arrested on an outstanding
warrant for contempt of court Saturday at 5:15 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Shawn Moffett, 35, of Russells Point was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated and driving outside of marked lanes Saturday at 2
a.m. A deputy had stopped another vehicle on Route 31 in Somersville and
Moffett had driven by, coming dangerously close to the officer. It was
later reported that the man's black Honda was seen swerving around the
roads and he was stopped.

6/23/06
According to police reports:
David W. Davis, 47, of 533 Quail Hollow Drive was arrested Thursday at
7:14 p.m. and charged with aggravated menacing and domestic violence for
reportedly threatening his wife with a 9 mm handgun during an argument at the home.
A 16-year-old male was reportedly struck in the face by another
16-year-old male during a fight Thursday at 6:22 p.m. in the 200 block
of Magnolia Drive. Charges are pending on the incident.
Thursday at 5:51 p.m. a 16-year-old male was reported assaulted by
another 16-year-old male in the 500 block of North Main Street. The
victim had two front teeth knocked out as a result of the assault.
Charges are pending on the incident.
The manager of an apartment complex in the 400 block of Windmill Drive
reported damage to the rear door of an apartment Thursday at 10:35 a.m.
The damaged door was covered up by a sheet by the tenant.
An XM satellite radio, $700 in cash and clothing were reportedly stolen
from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 100 block of Grand Avenue
sometime over Wednesday night.
According to sheriff's reports:
A resident in the 19000 block of Boerger Road reported Thursday at 1:27
p.m. the theft of $450 in gas-power lawn equipment from his shed. While
inside eating lunch, the shed was left open and when he returned a grass
trimmer, a hedge trimmer and a blower vac were taken.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/22/06
According to police reports:
Wednesday at 4:36 p.m. a 2003 Chevrolet 2500 pickup truck, pewter in
color, was reported stolen from a business parking lot in the 15000
block of U.S. 36. The truck was at the business to be serviced.
A man reportedly went into a garage in the 600 block of Wedgewood Drive
and stole a bike today at 7:10 a.m. The man then rode off as the
residents were on the front porch.
A 14-year-old Marysville female was charged with possession of tobacco
after she was found today at 3 a.m. on Elwood Avenue at Main Street carrying cigarettes.
A Honda generator was reported stolen from the 300 block of Hickory
Drive Wednesday at 10:31 a.m. The item was believed to have been taken a year ago.
A female in the 600 block of Meadows Drive reported Wednesday at 12:35
p.m. that her purse had been stolen from her home sometime in the past 20 days.
According to sheriff's reports:
Charges are pending against Roland E. Monroe, 52, of Dublin for assault
and aggravated menacing after a female reported Wednesday at 2:13 p.m.
that while in the 11000 block of Route 736 he had struck her and then
tackled her onto the ground, threatening her with a knife. The woman
also reported he had stolen her checkbook, cash and cards valued at $1,300.
A video rental store in the 28000 block of Kinney Pike Road reported the
theft of $274.93 after a customer rented three videos and had not
returned the items, running up late fee charges.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/21/06
According to police reports:
Brock A. Layne, 29, of 788 Meadows Drive was arrested for domestic
violence Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. after he reportedly grabbed a woman by her
shirt and threw her against a wall in his home.
A skateboard, valued at $125, was stolen from a residence in the 300
block of East Sixth Street Tuesday at 8:30 p.m.
Sometime over the past week a theft by deception incident occurred on
Laura Lee Drive. A resident reported paying a contractor $150 to
complete services and the job was never done.
According to sheriff's reports:
A business in the 7000 block of Industrial Parkway reported that
sometime between June 1 and Tuesday a truck hauling a trailer caused
damage to driveway asphalt.

6/20/06
According to police reports:
Robert D. English, 38, of 270 Stocksdale Drive was arrested for domestic
violence, menacing, assault and disorderly conduct today at 2:30 a.m. at
his home after he was witnessed striking a juvenile and he threatened
his neighbor and a female inside his home.
Randy J. McElroy, 20, of 430 W. Third St. was arrested Monday at 8:39
a.m. at his home for an outstanding warrant out of Marion County for
cocaine possession.
A rental property was reported damaged in the 500 block of West Ninth
Street Monday at 11:51 a.m.
Buddy Horn, 39, of Delaware was arrested Monday at 5:51 p.m. after a
traffic stop in Marysville in the 300 block of North Main Street on an
outstanding warrant out of Delaware city for failure to appear in court.
Two bikes were reported stolen from behind a residence in the 500 block
of Marine Mill Road Monday at 2:03 p.m.
An assault was reported Monday at 10:26 p.m. after a woman in the 900
block of West Fifth Street claimed she was attacked by her boyfriend.
The male suspect was found by police and charges are pending.
According to sheriff's reports: - No reports.
According to OSP reports:
One person was seriously injured in a one-car crash Sunday at 4:30 p.m.
in Union Township. Robert W. Inersen, 58, of 1238 Collingwood Court was
headed eastbound on Sam Reed Road, making a left hand turn onto Orchard
Road. He made a wide turn and went off the right side of the road,
crashing into a ditch. Inersen was injured in the crash and was
MedFlighted from the scene to the Ohio State University Medical Center.
One person was injured in a crash Friday in Union Township. At 1:50 p.m.
driver Estle L. Allen, 71, of Mechanicsburg and driver Judson W.
Humphries, 46, of Springfield were both traveling northeast on Route 4.
Allen attempted to turn left onto Route 56 and was struck from behind by
Humphries. He was attempting to pass her at the intersection. Allen was
injured in the crash and transported by Mechanicsburg medics to
Springfield's Mercy Hospital. Humphries was cited for traveling left of
center at an intersection.

6/19/06

According to police reports:
At 2:15 p.m. Friday Marysville Police responded to the 1300 block of
Millstone Drive for a reported drug overdose after a man called to
report his 41-year-old wife was found unresponsive on a bench on the
front porch. The woman was transported by medics to Memorial Hospital of
Union County and was later transported to Riverside Methodist Hospital.
The Franklin County Coroner's Office notified Marysville Police that the
woman had died at 3:50 a.m. on Saturday. Police are investigating the
death, believed to have been caused by prescription drugs.
Friday at 1:22 p.m. two juveniles witnessed two other juveniles damaging
wet concrete in the 200 block of Greenwood Boulevard.
A woman was witnessed removing license plates off of a vehicle in the
400 block of Windmill Drive Friday at 2:15 p.m.
Jason E. Sinden, 25, of 19109 Easton Road was cited for carrying an open
container of alcohol after he was observed by a Marysville officer on
bike patrol on North Main Street Saturday at 2:07 a.m.
Amanda R. Miller, 29, of 1557 Creekview Drive was arrested for operating
a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on Plum Street Saturday at 2:35 a.m.
A resident in the 200 block of Todd Court reported Saturday at 10:35
a.m. that his vehicle window was damaged.
A business in the 500 block of North Main Street reported a wrist watch
was stolen from inside during business hours Saturday.
Breaking and entering was reported Saturday at 2:55 p.m. after a
resident in the 300 block of Magnolia Drive witnessed someone gaining
entry to a home in the area.
The driver side door of a vehicle was reportedly damaged in the 100
block of East Fifth Street Saturday at 4:12 p.m.
A pharmacy in the 1000 block of West Fifth Street reported a female
failed to pay for prescription medication Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
John Paul Dixon, 34, of 123 N. Vine St. was arrested for disorderly
conduct at a bar in the downtown area Saturday at 11:13 p.m.
Charles R. South, 46, of 81 Magnolia Drive was arrested for assaulting a
woman Sunday at 2:35 a.m. near his home.
A resident in the 1400 block of Pepper Lane reported that her purse was
stolen from inside the kitchen Sunday at 10 a.m.
A woman reported her purse was stolen from inside her vehicle parked in
the 100 block of North Main Street Sunday at 2:38 p.m.
Kyle Stidam, 18, of 12 Butternut Drive was cited for failure to control
his vehicle after he crashed into a road sign in the 1400 block of
Weaver Road Sunday at 8:10 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Tim a Schafer, 22, of Columbus was arrested for speeding, operating a
vehicle intoxicated, resisting arrest and driving outside of marked
lanes Sunday at 4:35 a.m. on U.S. 33 at Route 4.
Numerous motorcycle parts were reported stolen from a residence in the
12000 block of Bates Road Friday.
A total of $1,200 was reported stolen from a residence in the 26000
block of Route 4 sometime between Tuesday and Saturday.

6/17/06
According to police reports:
An investigation is under way into an alleged rape of a 16-year-old
female while at a residence in the 700 block of Kenny Lane. The report
was filed Thursday at 5:39 p.m.
Bonnie S. Roberts, 49, of Woodstock was arrested and charged with
persistent disorderly conduct after she was found intoxicated and using
profanity at a business in the 900 block of Columbus Avenue Thursday at 11:25 p.m.
Prescription medication was reported stolen Thursday at 7 a.m. from a
purse in the 100 block of East Fifth Street.
Several tools were reported stolen Thursday at 9:15 a.m. from a van
parked overnight in the 600 block of West Eighth Street.
Numerous tools and equipment were reportedly stolen Thursday at 9:28
a.m. from the back of a company vehicle parked in the 100 block of
Hemlock Drive. The lock to the back of the truck had been cut and was
found in the grass nearby.
Several unlisted items were reported stolen from an apartment in the 700
block of Meadows Drive Thursday 1:55 p.m.
A 4-year-old male was reportedly bitten by a dog in the 900 block of
Southwood Drive Thursday at 2:29 p.m.
Pool sticks were reported stolen Thursday at 4:40 p.m. from a residence
in the 100 block of Pearse Drive.
According to sheriff's reports:
Deputies are asking residents to be aware of potential Internet email
scams reported in the area. Today at 12:44 a.m. a resident in he 21000
block of Route 245 reported a possible scam involving a business venture
including unclaimed funds. The Union County Sheriff's Office wants all
residents to know that Internet scammers send out thousands of emails at
random, hoping someone will take the bait and provide them with banking
account information. Any email which appears "too good to be true"
probably is just that. If a suspicious email is received, residents are
encouraged to contact law enforcement.
Andrea R. Greenbaum, 28, of 18638 Dog Leg Road was charged with failure
to confine her dog. While the dog was running loose, it reportedly
jumped up and bit a woman on the arm. The bite required no medical
attention. When a deputy arrived on the scene, the dog attempted to bite
the officer. The officer activated his Taser weapon to keep the dog at bay.
A total of $1,500 in power tools was reportedly stolen from a van parked
in the 18000 block of Cradler Turner Road Wednesday night.
A MARCS radio was reported missing by the Liberty Township Fire
Department Thursday at 11:10 a.m. from the 21000 block of Main Street in
Raymond. The radio may have been left on a  truck as crews went on an
emergency run. The radio has since been deactivated.

6/15/06
According to sheriff's reports:
A recent Jerome Township Zoning Board meeting was the location of a
reported assault Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. when deputies were called to the
97000 block of Industrial Parkway. A woman claims that a man at the
meeting deliberately kicked her calf as he walked by. No charges have
been filed at this time.
Jeremy Lee Overfield, 26, of 220 Greenwood Blvd. was charged with
assault after reportedly kicking his girlfriend during an argument on
Pleasant Street in Milford Center Monday at around 5 p.m.
Wednesday at 3:55 p.m. a person in the 14000 block of Sycamore Drive
reported someone stole $350 from a checking account.
A resident in the 10000 block of Carmel Drive reported Wednesday at 7:50
a.m. that an unknown person had gained entry to his garage and had
tampered with the lock on the door that leads inside the home. It is
being listed as a possible burglary attempt.
According to police reports:
Mark D. Ressler, 35, of Waterford, Mich., was arrested on Delaware
Avenue for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and failure to
yield on a left turn today at 1:54 a.m. after he drove into the path of
an officer, nearly causing an accident with the cruiser.
An apartment was reportedly entered in the 500 block of Meadows Drive
today at 12:50 a.m. while no one was home. Items such as DVDs, a
computer, cash and a DVD player were taken.
Steven R. Daum, 42, of 102 Marysville Mobile Home Park was arrested
Wednesday at 10:35 p.m. at his home for failure to appear in court on a warrant.
A  garage in the 1100 block of North Maple Street was forcibly entered
and a trailer inside was damaged Wednesday at 8 p.m.
Wednesday at 9:20 a.m. a business in the 1000 block of North Main Street
reported trash and garbage had been abandoned on the property.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/14/06
According to police reports:
An 18-year-old female reported she was inappropriately touched by a
16-year-old male between the hours of 1 and 3 a.m. Tuesday in the 500
block of Olive Street. The incident is under investigation.
A flower bed was reportedly damaged at an apartment complex in the 700
block of Kenny Lane Tuesday between 12:30 and 9 a.m.
Stone and concrete blocks were reportedly stolen from a job site in the
1400 block of Hickory Gate Monday night.
Drug paraphernalia was found in a yard in the 400 block of West Third
Street Tuesday at 3 p.m.
Michael J. Griffith, 46, of 507 Surrey Lane was arrested on an
outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines Tuesday at 6:17 p.m. after
a traffic stop on Cherry Street and Lakeview Drive.
Tuesday at 6:25 p.m. a 13-year-old male was reportedly witnessed hitting
the front door of a residence in the 300 block of West Fifth Street, which caused dents.
Clyde R. Jordan, 37, of North Lewisburg was arrested and charged with
possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to appear on an outstanding
warrant after a traffic stop on Aspen Drive.
Douglas E. Grooms, 19, of 646 Kenny Lane and a 16-year-old male were
charged with criminal damaging after reportedly knocking over, kicking
and causing damage to a moped in the 100 block of Milford Avenue today at 12:15 a.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
A black 1989 Harley Davidson "Soft Tail" was reported stolen Tuesday at
10:30 p.m. out of a business parking lot in the 23000 block of Northwest
Parkway. The vehicle is valued at $13,000.
A stereo and cash, valued at $260, were stolen from a vehicle parked
overnight Monday in the 17000 block of Allen Center Road.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/13/06
According to police reports:
Cited for underage consumption Saturday at 12:30 a.m. in the 500 block
of North Main Street were Richard A. Roush, III, 18, of Hilliard; Cale
E. Poling, 19, of 19649 Route 4; Christopher Webster, 20, of 15705
Valleyview Drive; and one 17-year-old male.
Adam Tignor, 18, of 17 Aspen Drive was charged with possession of
marijuana after a bike patrol officer stopped him driving Saturday at
6:54 p.m. because of non-working brake lights.
Ryan Ridge, 25, of West Mansfield was charged with operating a vehicle
intoxicated after a traffic stop on West Fifth Street Friday at 1:52 a.m.
Kenneth E. Nicol, Jr., 39, of 13757 Fladt Road was charged with
possession of an open container of alcohol and trespassing Friday at
9:18 p.m. after he was found intoxicated in the 100 block of Hemlock Drive.
Monday at 9:39 a.m. a woman in the 1000 block of Rosewood Drive reported
allegations of sexual abuse on her child. An investigation is pending.
Charges are pending against Laura L. Simmons, 43, of 252 Triple Crown
Way after she was caught using fraudulent scripts to obtain drugs from a
pharmacy in the 900 block of West Fifth Street Monday at 1:56 p.m. She
attempted to leave the scene as police approached her and then backed
her car into a police cruiser.
Possible child neglect was reported Monday at 2:05 p.m. after two
children were found unattended in the 700 block of South Plum Street.
The parents and the children were later identified and the incident is
under investigation.
Monday at 3:07 p.m. a resident in the 60 block of West Ninth reported
leaving her home and returned to find the screen door damaged.
A 14-year-old male was charged with menacing after making threats toward
his mother in front of police officers Monday at 4:32 p.m.
A resident reported an unauthorized $80 credit card transaction
discovered at a business in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue Monday at 7:45 p.m.
A woman in the 500 block of North Main Street reported that a woman
walked into her residence and assaulted her, Monday at 9:05 p.m. The
report is under investigation.
Today at 2:25 a.m. a police officer observed a person removing items
from locked storage units in the 1000 block of North Maple Street. The
subject then fled on foot and was last seen heading north toward U.S.
33. The incident is under investigation.
According to sheriff's reports:
Kencil W. Scranton, 44, of 15771 N. Valleyview Drive was arrested for
operating a vehicle intoxicated and driving outside of marked lanes
Saturday at 2:45 a.m. on U.S. 33 at Brock Road.
A Pleasant Street resident reported renting a home to someone who was
later evicted. Sometime between April 1 and June 10 the person may have
stolen a bathroom cabinet and doors, valued at $190.
According to OSP reports:
One person was reportedly injured in a two-car crash in Claibourne
Township Monday at 4:10 p.m. Driver Brian J. DeBoer, 40, of Richwood was
headed northwest on County Road 175 when driver John A. Juzwiak, 49, of
Richwood backed out of a private drive and struck Deboer's car at an
angle. Juzwiak was reportedly injured, but not transported from the
scene by medics. DeBoer had two passengers in the car, neither listed as injured.

6/12/06
According to police reports:
Marysville officers faced a surge in crime over the weekend. The second
part of the weekend reports will run in the Tuesday police beat section.
Ryan P. Jefferies, 24, of 501 Three Oaks Drive was charged with
possession of marijuana, obstructing official police business and
resisting arrest after he was found carrying drugs in an alley in the
100 block of North Main Street. Jefferies fled the scene and struggled
with officers when he was captured near Plum and Fifth streets Sunday at 1:55 a.m.
William Ogden, 29, of 2211/2 W. Third St. was charged with criminal
damaging in the 200 N. Court Street after he was reportedly intoxicated
and damaged a mailbox Saturday at 2 a.m.
Sunday at 2:46 a.m. Fred E. Young, 34, of 21560 Route 245 was charged
with operating a vehicle intoxicated after he was stopped on Delaware
Avenue for erratic driving.
A 14-year-old female is facing charges for domestic violence after
striking her mother in front of a police officer Sunday at 11:45 p.m. in
the 100 block of West Third Street.
A business owner in the 100 block of North Plum Street reported a car
was stolen from their lot Sunday night.
A home in the 200 block of Redwood Drive was broken into over the
weekend and items were stolen. The incident is under investigation.
Numerous cars were broken into this weekend on Bay Laurel Drive and
Sassafras Lane. Stolen were electronics devices and CDs.
A resident of Lancaster, Penn., reported to police that someone from
Marysville made unauthorized purchases over the Internet using their
information. The items were to be delivered to a residence in Marysville.
A bike was reported stolen from the 100 block of Butternut Drive Sunday at 11:50 a.m.
Charges are pending against a 16-year-old male and a 24-year-old male
for possession and sale of marijuana, after an incident in an alley in
the 100 block of North Main Street Saturday at 11:20 p.m.
Saturday at 9:30 p.m. a resident reported money had been withdrawn from
a closed bank account, somewhere in Pickerington. The incident is under investigation.
Theft charges are pending against a 13-year male and a 15-year-old male
for removing traffic control signs owned by businesses in downtown Marysville Saturday.
Three juveniles, were cited for drug abuse and curfew charges in the 300
block of North Main Street Saturday at 4:46 a.m. A 16-year-old male was
charged with possession of marijuana and curfew; a 14-year-old female
was cited for curfew; and a 15-year-old male was charged with curfew
and possession of marijuana.
According to sheriff's reports:
The sheriff's office was also inundated with crime this weekend. More
reports from this time period will run in the Tuesday edition.
Deputies were involved is a pursuit Friday at 10:10 p.m. which began in
Jerome Township. Andrew T. Doan, 18, of Dublin was arrested for reckless
operation, fleeing, failure to comply with traffic control devices,
speeding, and possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Passenger
Michael Sustarsic, 18, of Dublin was charged with possession of drugs
and drug paraphernalia and passenger David W. Schnese, 18, of Dublin was
cited for drugs and drug paraphernalia. Deputies had responded to a
vacant car in the roadway on Estates Parkway. While on the scene
vehicles were fleeing the area. Doan made a U-turn and began speeding
from the area and he was pursued at high speeds down Industrial parkway
to Mitchell Dewitt Road.
Four mailboxes were damaged and destroyed Thursday night in the 27000
block of Kinney Pike Road.
Kenny B. Slone, 26, of 8 N. Main St. in Magnetic Springs was charged
with assault and aggravated menacing after he struck a woman in the face
with an open hand Friday at 4:01 p.m. near his home. When police tried
to apprehend Slone, he reportedly backed away toward a vat of hot
cooking oil and threatened to throw the substance at police. Deputies
then used tasers to subdue and arrest him.
A computer was reportedly stolen from a kitchen table in the 20 block of
West Magnetic Street in Magnetic Springs Friday night.
Several individuals were arrested after fighting at Lee Dog's II bar on
North Main Street in Magnetic Springs Friday night. James Michael
Thomas, 27, of Delaware was arrested for disorderly conduct and criminal
damaging; Robert Bradley, 28, of Richwood for disorderly conduct; and
Larry Bradley, 28, of Delaware for disorderly conduct. Thomas reportedly
broke a pool stick and turned over a pool table and chairs at the bar during the fight.
According to OSP reports:
Samuel Hernandez, whose age was not listed, of Columbus was arrested for
operating a vehicle intoxicated Saturday night after a traffic stop on
U.S. 33 at the rest area.

6/9/06
According to police reports:
Two rocking chairs were reported stolen from a storage shed in the 400
block of Raymond Road Thursday at 7:42 a.m. Police are investigating.
A resident in the 900 block of West Fifth Street reportedly threatened
suicide Thursday at 9 a.m. The resident was found in the area of
Millcreek Drive and transported to the Memorial Hospital emergency room for evaluation.
A report was taken Thursday at 6 p.m. about the theft of a bicycle
between June 1 and June 8 from the 700 block of Meadows Drive. An
unknown person was seen riding the bicycle in the area of East Ninth
Street. Police are investigating.
Ryan A. Ridge, 25, of West Mansfield was arrested today at 1:52 a.m. for
operating a vehicle intoxicated and speeding, after a traffic top on West Fifth Street.
A pizza business in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue reported a prank
call order for $25.48 Thursday at 7:32 p.m.
A bicycle was reported stolen from the Marysville Municipal Pool Thursday at 6:02 p.m.
According to sheriff's reports:
Lost or stolen prescription medication was reported out of the 32000
block of Wellwood Road, which occurred sometime between Monday at Thursday.
According to OSP reports:
Kensei Snapp, 25, of Columbus was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated after a traffic stop today at 12:59 a.m. on U.S. 33 in Jerome Township.

6/8/06
According to police reports:
Forgery was reported Wednesday at 12:20 p.m. in the 200 block of Gallery
Drive. A person reported receiving seven fake money orders. The incident
is being investigated by police.
Criminal damaging was reported after a resident in the 200 block of Ash
Street discovered a hole in the siding of the home. A 10-year-old male
told police he was throwing a baseball to his cousin and the ball
drifted high and struck the neighbor's unattached garage.
According to sheriff's reports:
Wednesday at 3:46 p.m. a resident in the 8000 block of Corporate Drive
discovered a cash register drawer while mowing an open field in the
area. The item was approximately 20 feet off of the roadway.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/7/06
According to police reports:
Nancy L. Pence, 59, of 821 Milcrest drive was charged with disorderly
conduct Tuesday at 10:35 a.m. after she was found highly intoxicated and
being verbally abusive to a business manager in the 800 block of Milcrest Drive.
A pipe used to smoke marijuana was found in the grass by the mailboxes
in the 300 block of Riverwind Drive Tuesday at 1:18 p.m.
A business manager in the 800 block of Delaware Avenue reported numerous
checks had been written to the business, which were returned for
non-sufficient funds. The checks were written between Thursday and Sunday.
A Sony camera was stolen out of a vehicle in the 500 block of West
Seventh Street Tuesday at 4:15 p.m.
Tuesday at 4:38 p.m. a wallet was reported stolen by an unknown person
at the Marysville Municipal Pool. Cash and several credits cards were taken.
Paul D. Shaw, 58, of Butternut Drive was arrested and charged with
operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on Chestnut Street
Tuesday at 6:41 p.m. Shaw was found intoxicated by a bike patrol officer.
A 17-year-old female was charged with being unruly Tuesday at 6:52 p.m.
in the 900 block of Lora Lee Drive after a dispute with her mother.
It was reported Tuesday at 10:08 p.m. that an unknown suspect may have
tried to gain entry into the East Elementary School building. Pry marks
were found on the door and the security plate over the lock mechanism
was found to be loose. No entry was made to the building.
According to sheriff's reports:
Two money orders and a driver's license were reported possibly stolen
Tuesday at 3:26 p.m. A resident in the 14000 block of Pleasant Ridge
Drive reported he had given a friend the materials to keep safe and now
the friend denies the items were given to her. The woman was later
arrested on an outstanding warrant out of Franklin County.
Dora Beth Johnson, 41, of 11034 Santa Barbara Drive was cited for
failure to confine her dog Tuesday at 6:08 p.m. A resident in the 11000
block of Santa Barbara Drive reported that he and his wife were walking
their leashed dog on the road when Johnson's dog attacked their pet.
According to OSP reports:
Today at 12:04 a.m. Clarence Mitchell, Jr., 34, of Delaware was arrested
for operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on U.S. 33,
east of U.S. 42.

6/6/06
According to police reports:
A resident in the 600 block of North Maple Street reported Monday at
11:30 a.m. that her checks were stolen and used without her permission.
Prescription medication was reported missing from a home in the 500
block of North Main Street Monday at 5:30 p.m.
Allen L. Wells, 54, of Richwood, was arrested Monday at 7:41 p.m. for
possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Syringes and an unknown
liquid were confiscated as well, and the materials will be analyzed with
additional charges expected. The arrest was the result of a traffic s
top on U.S. 33 at Route 31.
A decorative rock from a grave site on Raymond Road was reported missing
Monday at 7:55 p.m. The grave site was also disheveled, with flowers
pulled out. The report is under investigation.
Monday at 8:45 p.m. a resident in the 200 block of Cypress Drive
reported her daughter had been shot with an air pellet gun. The juvenile
was discovered to have had minimal injuries and no charges were filed.
According to sheriff's reports:
Monday at 5:03 a.m. a business in the 10000 block of U.S. 42 reported
that someone forced entry into the building overnight and stole a safe
from an office, which contained an undetermined amount of cash. The
incident is under investigation.
A stereo and 20 CDs were stolen from a business in the 7500 block of
Montgomery Drive sometime between Saturday and Monday.
A resident in the 19000 block of Bear Swamp Road reported Monday at
around 4 p.m. that $1,200 in purchases were made to her clothing store
credit card without her knowledge.
Thomas J. Huckleberry, 40, of Elyria, was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated Monday at 8 p.m. in the 10000 block of U.S. 42.
Plain City Police officers contacted deputies in Union County concerning
a silver Cadillac and license plate number that was involved in a
possible indecent exposure at a park in their area. Huckleberry was
found driving that vehicle. Potential indecent exposure charges are
being pursued by Plain City.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/5/06
According to sheriff's reports:
Domestic violence and assault charges are pending against two sisters
after one of them stabbed the other during a dispute over a telephone
that happened May 29 at 11:30 p.m. The incident was reported to deputies
on Thursday at 2:20 p.m. by Union County Mental Retardation and
Developmental Disabilities officials, regarding the 18-year-old and
19-year-old sisters involved in the program. The younger sister
reportedly began kicking and fighting the older sister, then pulled a
knife out of the drawer and stabbed her older sister in the upper thigh.
The wound was only superficial and no medical attention was required.
Charges are under review by the Union County Prosecutor's Office, and
the MR/DD also is investigating.
In a joint investigation between the Ohio Department of Public Safety
and the Union County Sheriff's Office, several people were arrested in
the county Friday night for allegedly selling alcohol to minors. Cited
for selling alcohol to an underage person were Karla J. Wygle, 34, of
24295 Lunda Road at Country Jack's on Main Street in Broadway; Helen
Tucker, 34, of Richwood at Lee Dog's II on North Main Street in Magnetic
Springs; Christie J. Tignor, 31, of 23162 Route 37 at the Pit Stop on
Route 4 and Samantha L. Black, 47, of Mechanicsburg at Hoot n' Annie's
Pub and Grill. The arrests were made with the aid of an undercover Ohio
Department of Public Safety agent.
Sunday at 5:16 p.m. a resident in the 22000 block of Winget Road found a
Honda F50 red and black dirt bike under a bridge near his home. The bike
was discovered to have been stolen out of Miami County.
Sunday at 6:27 p.m. it was reported that a 1980 Honda motorcycle was
stolen from a residence in the 12000 block of Bates Road.
According to police reports:
A resident in the 400 block of Sycamore Drive reported the theft of
Social Security checks Friday at 2 p.m.
An Ipod music device was reported stole from a student at the Marysville
Middle School Friday at 3:33 p.m.
The brake lines on a vehicle were reported cut Friday at 4:07 p.m. in a
vandalism report filed by a South Plum Street resident.
Two handguns were reported stolen from a residence in the 500 block of
North Main Street Friday at 4:29 p.m.
John Appelfeller, 45, no address listed, and Cherrie Vanbuskirk, 36, of
Mt. Victory were cited for disorderly conduct after being involved in a
dispute in the area of Kare Medical on Columbus Avenue. Both were
charged and released Friday at 11:55 a.m.
Brandon L. Lowe, 24, of Milford Center was arrested for operating a
vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on East Fifth Street Saturday at 3:19 a.m.
Samuel L. Clemans, 36, of Route 4 was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 Saturday at 6:19 p.m.
A 16-year-old male was cited for violating curfew on West Seventh Street
near Ash Street Saturday at 1:23 a.m. The male had been warned before
about previous curfew violations.
Jocelyn A. Rowe, 30, no address listed, was arrested for driving under
the influence of alcohol after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 Sunday at 3:37
a.m. The call was made to police from an 1-800-GRAB-DUI hotline.
A resident in the 500 block of East Sixth Street and a resident in the
700 block of Watkins Glen Boulevard reported Sunday afternoon that their
homes were damaged by paint ball gun pellets being shot at it overnight.
A purse was possibly stolen from a woman at the Wal-Mart Super Center
Sunday at 5:07 p.m. She had left the purse in a shopping cart and the
item was missing when she returned.
According to OSP reports:
Krista McKay, 24, of Westerville, was arrested for operating a vehicle
intoxicated Saturday at 12:25 a.m. after a traffic stop on U.S. 33 at Post Road.
Daryl Waller, 24, of 410 E. Sixth St. was arrested Sunday at 2:05 a.m.
for operating a vehicle intoxicated after a traffic stop on Fifth Street
at Kentucky Fried Chicken in Marysville.
Two people were injured in a two-car crash Thursday at 5:42 a.m. in
Allen Township. Christine N. Cost, 30, of 22807 Board Road, was driving
westbound on County Road 165. At the same time, driver Rex A. Houk, no
age listed, of Raymond was headed eastbound on County Road 165 when he
turned left in front of Cost at County Road 133 and caused the crash.
Both were injured and transported by Allen Township medics to Memorial
Hospital of Union County.

6/2/06
According to police reports:
Police arrested James B. Black, 23, of Richwood and Andrea A. Barron,
26, of Richwood for child endangering Thursday at 6:11 p.m. Police
responded to a report of unattended children left inside a vehicle in
the 1100 block of West Fifth Street. Officers found two female, ages 6
and 1, in the car. Both the mother and a friend were located in separate
businesses. As a result of the investigation, officers also found drug
paraphernalia and a small amount of a controlled substance on Black.
Barron was also arrested on a misdemeanor warrant from Delaware County
and jailed. The children were released to a grandparent. Further
drug-related charges are pending laboratory examination.
Thursday at 7:39 a.m. a business in the 500 block of East Fifth Street
reported a $400 impact wrench was stolen from an unlocked car sometime
since Wednesday.
A coil unit for a furnace was reported stolen from a house under
construction in the 600 block of Glen Oaks Drive sometime between
Wednesday night and Thursday morning.
According to sheriff's reports:
Thursday at 1:39 p.m. deputies responded to Hinton Mill Road after a
farmer reported teenagers were damaging crops with ATVs. Jared A.
Kimball, 18, of Mingo and Regan D. Brumbly, 18, of Urbana were both
cited for criminal trespassing.
A total of $1,300 was illegally charged to a resident's credit card
sometime between May 25 and Thursday in the 7400 block of Montgomery Drive.
Sometime over Wednesday night a yellow Suzuki LTZ400 ATV was stolen from
the 24000 block of Route 347, valued at $3,500.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.

6/1/06

According to police reports:
A resident of Springwood Lane reported Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. that he
hadn't seen his 17-year-old son since 8 a.m. Tuesday. Deputies reported
that the teen was found and arrested at a residence on Chestnut Street
yesterday at 4 p.m.
A manager at Dollar General, 320 Milcreek Drive, reported Wednesday at
2:50 p.m. that she observed a female customer remove two Igloo coolers
from the business without paying for them. Estimated loss is $11. The
incident is under investigation.
According to sheriff's reports:
Theft of masonry tools at a construction site in the 15000 block of
Paver Barnes Road occurred sometime between Friday and Tuesday.
Estimated loss is $6500.
Theft of 5.4 gallons of gas, valued at $15.13, from Village Mart, 10,000
block of U.S. 42, was reported Wednesday at 2:25 p.m.
According to OSP reports: - No reports.
Update: - The Union County Sheriff's Office updated information on a reported
sexual imposition case on April 11. A resident in the 400 block of
Railroad Street in Unionville Center had claimed a man was watching
three young children in a bathroom.
Evidence was not found to substantiate the claims. Deputies reported
Wednesday that the investigation has concluded and the suspect will not
been charged.