The Van Wert County Courthouse

Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018

VAN WERT POLICE

January 6, 10:32 p.m. — Thomas E. West, 53, of Middle Point, was arrested on an active felony warrant while at Van Wert County Hospital.

January 6, 4:11 p.m. — April R. Warner, 47, of Paulding, was charged with theft for an alleged shoplifting incident at the local Walmart store.

January 6, 12 a.m. — Christopher W.A. Frank, 19, of 717 E. Sycamore St., Apt. 25, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

January 5, 2:32 a.m. — Kara N. Young, 34, of 648 N. Washington St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired, and possession of methamphetamine and drug abuse instruments following a traffic stop in the 700 block of North Washington Street. A passenger in the vehicle, Nathan A. Dunn, 35, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 6, was cited for possession of drug abuse instruments.

January 4, 10:08 a.m. — Adrian R. Daniels, 18 of Grover Hill, was arrested on a warrant issued in Paulding County while at a residence in the 600 block of North Race Street.

January 4, 1:29 a.m. — Ecco R. Burker, 33, of Coldwater, was arrested on an active warrant following a traffic stop in the 100 block of South Tyler Street.

January 3, 7:09 p.m. — Jason K. Ward, 26, of 239 N. Jefferson St., Apt. 26, was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Lima Police Department while at his residence.

January 1, 4:47 p.m. — Stephanie R. Fannon, 47, of 209 1/2 Keplar St., was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident that occurred at her residence.

December 30, 12:59 p.m. — Jeremy L. Lindeman, 35, of Lima, and Pamela R. King, 25, who is listed as homeless, were both arrested on outstanding Van Wert Municipal Court warrants while in the Allen County Jail.

December 27, 4:48 p.m. — Brandon M. Clark, 21, of 338 N. Race St., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office while in the 100 block of East Raymond Street.

POSTED: 01/10/18 at 9:02 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

December 23, 6:25 p.m. — Jason L. Mathews, 43, of 1145-D Bell Ave., was charged with disorderly conduct as a result of an incident at Van Wert County Hospital. Mathews was also arrested on a charge of theft for allegedly stealing a knife from the Orchard Tree Restaurant in Van Wert.

December 24, 3:31 p.m. — Cody V. Lippi, no age listed, of Van Wert, was charged with theft for an alleged shoplifting incident at the local Walmart store.

December 23, 10:21 a.m. — An employee of the Murphy USA service station reported a vehicle pumped gasoline totaling $41.66 over several visits to the station and then failed to pay for the gasoline.

December 22, 11:20 a.m. — An employee of the Sav-A-Lot store on South Shannon Street reported the the store had received a number of fraudulent checks.

December 20, 9:29 p.m. — Elijah L. Staude, 20, of 233 Thistlewood Court, Apt. 662, was arrested on a warrant for probation violation issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Adult Probation Department. He was also charged with possession of marijuana after he was allegedly found in possession of that drug when arrested.

December 20, 9:28 a.m. — Skye A. Craft, 20, of 208 S. Lynn St., was cited for disorderly conduct while officers were conducting an investigation into a domestic violence incident five hours earlier. During that investigation, Eric D. Bowers, 31, also of that address, was charged with domestic violence, while Craft was also cited for underage consumption of alcohol.

December 19, 6:05 p.m. — Christopher R. Bird, 40, of 150 Garden Drive, was arrested on a warrant for probation violation issued on behalf of the Adult Probation Department.

December 6, 10:50 a.m. — Elizabeth A. Currie-Stevens, 43, of 410 W. Jackson St., reported that several packages were stolen from her mailbox.

December 14, 12:59 p.m. — A trailer valued at nearly $3,600 was reported stolen from the Custom Audio Concepts store, 1196 Westwood Drive.

December 12, 9:53 a.m. — Michael D. Grunden, 22, of Cecil, was arrested on an outstanding warrant while in the 700 block of South Shannon Street.

December 13, 11:43 a.m. — Jamie L. Phillips, 20, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 11, was given a tour summons.

Delphos Police

December 24, no time listed — Garry Cooper, 56, of Delphos, was charged with domestic violence, a fourth-degree misdemeanor, following an incident in the 600 block of West Clime Street.

December 22, no time listed — Brice Metzger, 18, of Delphos, was charged with domestic violence for allegedly assaulting his sister during an altercation between the two siblings.

 

POSTED: 12/29/17 at 7:31 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

November 26, 7:22 p.m. — Michael Andrews, 71, of 701 N. Washington St., was cited for domestic violence for an incident that took place at his residence.

November 24, 11:14 p.m. — Clarence A. Webster III, 58, of 208 E. Sycamore St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) and an open container violation as a result of a traffic stop in the 600 block of East Main Street.

November 20, 2:29 p.m. — Nichollett M. Reynolds, 25, of Van Wert, was charged with assault for an incident that occurred at Ruler Food on South Shannon Street.

November 17, 5:38 p.m. — Ethan P. Moore, 29, of 214 N. Cherry St., was cited for persistent disorderly conduct as a result of an incident at The Salvation Army headquarters on North Cherry Street.

November 17, 8:36 a.m. — Antin B. Bartley, 23, of 414 1/2 S. Washington St., was arrested on probation violation while at his residence.

November 16, 11:07 a.m. — Nicholas D. Gardner, 31, of Toledo, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

November 20, 7:49 a.m. — Tawnie R. Johnson, 28, of 520 S. Wayne St., was charged with resisting arrest and possession of drug abuse instruments while being served a warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office.

November 17, various times — Zachariah P. Germann, 30, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 12, was charged with domestic violence for an incident at his residence, and later cited for possession of drug abuse instruments following a traffic stop near the intersection of Burt and Charleton streets.

November 15, 8:05 p.m. — Cyle J. Black, 31, of Thistlewood Court Apartments, was arrested on a warrant issued by Van Wert Municipal Court while at 209 W. Fourth St.

November 14, 9:43 a.m. — Robert J. Myers, 45, of Ivy Court Apartments, Apt. 1H, was cited for violation of the city junk ordinance for a property at 117 Blaine St.

November 14, 12:16 p.m. — Kody N. Detwiler, 27, of Ohio City, was arrested on a warrant while at 816 W. Main St.

POSTED: 11/28/17 at 9:10 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

November 11, overnight — Two tire slashing reports were received from residents who live in the 200 block of South Shannon Street and the 200 block of West Third Street.

November 9, 12:35 a.m. — Philip D. Raines Jr., 29, of 332 N. Chestnut St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI), and possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 200 block of Bonnewitz Avenue.

November 8, 9:49 p.m. — Kelli Jo Knapke, 57, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 26, was charged with disorderly conduct as a result of an incident at her residence.

November 7, 10:24 a.m. — PHD Precision Tool & Grinding reported that a Lark 16-by-7-foot enclosed trailer was stolen from its property at 1042 Westwood Drive. License plate of the trailer is TQK 8831.

November 6, 9:45 p.m. — Johnny R. Bowersock, 53, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 26, ws charged with possession of marijuana.

November 7, 5:27 p.m. — Jeremy D. Brown, 20, of 312 Shaffer St., was cited for violating the city sound ordinance.

November 3, 3:37 a.m. — Ecco R. Burku, 32, of Coldwater, was cited for OVI and driving while under suspension as a result of a traffic stop in the 900 block of South Washington Street.

November 4, 1:30 a.m. — Khurram Z. Joh, 21, of Ohio City, was cited for OVI and possession of marijuana paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 1200 block of West Main Street.

Delphos Police

November 11, no time listed — Katherine Lambert, 21, of Rushville, was cited for OVI and a stop sign violation following a traffic stop in the city.

November 11, no time listed — Michael Richards, 45, of Delphos, was cited for OVI, having no taillights, and failure to display a license plate following a traffic stop in the city.

POSTED: 11/17/17 at 10:32 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

October 22, 6:13 p.m. — Eric S. Bickford, 41, of Paulding, was cited for failure to maintain an assure clear distance ahead and operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) in connection with an accident that occurred in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

October 21, 8:42 p.m. — Chelsea L. Caldwell, 28, of Decatur, Indiana, was arrested on an outstanding warrant issued in Indiana while in the 500 block of South Franklin Street.

October 21, 6:21 p.m. — Adam T. Hector, 30, of Ottawa, was cited for driving while under a 12-point license suspension and failure to reinstate his register a motor vehicle following a traffic stop in the 800 block of North Washington Street. During the stop, he was also charged with possession of a drug abuse instrument.

October 21, 12:38 a.m. — Donald L. Brown, 53, of 479 Neel Ave., was charged with persisting disorderly conduct while in the 200 block of East Main Street.

October 14, 11:25 p.m. — Brittany L. Scott, 30, and Cierra K.L. Grose, 18, both residents of Fox Road Apartments, 150 Fox Road, and Maqrell T. Reynolds, 26, of 608 S. Tyler St.,  were charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia after police were called to the Fox Road residence on a complaint.

October 17, 10:26 p.m. — Aaron A. Deffenbaugh, 22, of 743 N. Washington St., was cited for an open burn violation at his residence.

October 18, 12:48 p.m. — Ryan E. Homier, 37, of 14296 Ohio 116, was arrested on a parole violation at the Van Wert Police Department.

October 15, 11:16 a.m. — Destiney A. Fuller, 21, of 511 N. Jefferson St., was charged with trespass following an incident in the 600 block of North Jefferson.

October 15, 3:40 p.m. — Shawn R. English, 36, of rural Ohio City, was cited for possession of marijuana while in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

October 14, 9:55 a.m. — Michael D. May, 51, of 409 National Court, was served with an affidavit from Van Wert Municipal Court.

October 13, 6:41 a.m. — Britney M. Mitchell, 24, of 803 Elson Ave., was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments and drug paraphernalia while in the 800 block of North Washington Street, while Taylor Shae Baker, 26, of 209 W. Second St., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office during the same incident.

October 8, 2:09 a.m. — Brian E. Moses II, 25, and Danielle R. Dasher, 20, both of 10480 Greenville Road, were cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop near the intersection of Walnut Street and Warren Drive.

October 12, 1:27 a.m. — Jared M. Miller, 21, of 844 Allingham St., was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident at his residence.

October 11, 2:14 p.m. — Justin L. Snyder, 38, of 514 Woodland Ave. was charged with domestic violence for an incident that took place at his residence.

October 10, 10:25 p.m. — Ernest W. Vasconcellos, 48, of 421 E. Main St., was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident at his residence.

October 6, 3:10 p.m. — James E. Mihm Jr., 23, of 3949 U.S. 127, was cited for an open container violation while in a city parking lot on the southwest corner of Central Avenue and Washington Street.

POSTED: 10/24/17 at 7:47 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

October 7, 5:02 a.m. — William C. Brothers, 44, of 329-Q South Ave., was charged with disorderly conduct for an incident at Hire’s Pub & Grill (Old South) on East Main Street.

October 5, 8:49 p.m. — Kasey L. Schisler, 29, of 407 N. Franklin St., was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert County Juvenile Court.

October 3, 4:09 p.m. — Alex J. Subler, 22, of 117 S. Lynn St., was served a code enforcement summons related to a nuisance property at 232 N. Cherry St.

October 3, 9:33 a.m. — Alonzo J. Munoz, 24, of 514 Burt St., was arrested on a probation violation warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court.

October 1, 2:21 a.m. — Gregory W. Regina, 34, of 332 S. Wayne St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) and failure to control a motor vehicle after he allegedly drove his vehicle through several yards and committed other traffic violations in the area of Wayne Street and Central Avenue.

October 1, 3:13 p.m. — Chandler R. Conley, 21, of 621 E. Main St., was charged with domestic violence in connection with an incident that occurred at his residence.

September 28, 10:22 p.m. — Brani M. Runyon, 26, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 4, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia while at her residence.

September 28, 12:53 p.m. — Patricia F. Bigham, 34, of 3003 Rumble Road, was cited for domestic violence following an incident that occurred in the 400 block of South Walnut Street.

September xx — Brendan M. Bergman, 22, of 506 Woodland Ave., was charged with the alleged theft of lottery tickets at Pak-A-Sak, 800 N. Washington St., on September 18, and the Brookside Beverage Warehouse on West Ervin Road on September 27.

September 24, 5:14 p.m. — Catlin E. Boyd, 32, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 6, was arrested on a felony warrant issued in Defiance County, while Elijah L. Staude, 19, of 1170 Professional Drive, and Judy R. Boyd, 40, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 6, were both cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

POSTED: 10/10/17 at 7:49 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

September 24, 3:03 a.m. — Jessica L. Jones, 50, of 189 Camden Drive, was cited for disorderly conduct while in the 200 block of East Main Street.

September 22, 4:48 p.m. — Robert J. Myers, 45, of 117 Blaine St., was cited for having a nuisance property.

September 23, 8:11 p.m. — Nichollett M. Reynolds, 25, of 608 S. Tyler St., was arrested at her residence on a warrant issued in Lima Municipal Court.

September 19, 8:15 p.m. — Larry L. Sidle, 47, of 402 N. Washington St., was cited for having a nuisance property at 624 Cable St.

September 19, 9:28 a.m. — Joshua W.A. Brewington, 31, of 704 High St., was charged with criminal trespassing for an incident that occurred in the 400 block of North Chestnut Street.

September 19, 12:51 p.m. — Ronald L. Schriver, 68, of 328 N. Market St., Apt. 3, was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) following an accident in the 200 block of East Main Street.

September 18, 3:31 p.m. — Betty Jo Rager, 62, of 167 Crestwood Drive, was charged with theft for an alleged shoplifting incident at Ruler Food, 1118 S. Shannon St.

September 17, 6:46 a.m. — Greg A. Glander Jr., 35, of 107 W. Central Ave., Apt. 4, was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office.

September 16, 2:53 a.m. — Christina W. Warrington, 27, of Fletcher, North Carolina, was arrested on a warrant issued in Celina Municipal Court.

September 15, 11:45 a.m. — David G. Hines, 25, of Lima, was arrested for violation of a civil protection order as a result of an incident in the 900 block of East Main Street.

September 13, 7:44 p.m. — Matthew C. Dodds, 35, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 5, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear.

September 13, 1:09 a.m. — David F. Krieg, 24, of Ivy Court Apartments, 1066 W. Main St., Apt. 6, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia, while at his residence.

September 12, 8:07 a.m. — Samantha J. Lacy, 25, of 811 Kear Road, Lot 32, was charged with possession of a drug abuse instrument while at her residence.

September 12, 12:47 p.m. — Jeremy T. Paige, 33, of 1127 Olympic Drive, was charged with burglary after he allegedly entered a house in the 1000 block of East Main Street.

POSTED: 09/26/17 at 7:55 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

September 10, 1:33 a.m. — Charles J. Thompson, 25, of Paulding, was arrested for possession of a Schedule III controlled substance, as well as for an outstanding warrant, while at the local Walmart store.

September 5, 11:53 p.m. — Alfonzo L. Daniels Jr., 27, of Columbus, was charged with possession of marijuana while at the Guest Keeper on North Washington Street.

September 6, 8:55 a.m. — Local contractor Alexander & Bebout reported the theft of a generator and a compactor from the Franklin Park construction site. The generator was a black Titan diesel generator with yellow and red lettering, while the compactor was a yellow 2001 Wacker WP 1500 plate compactor. Each of the stolen items was valued at approximately $600.

September 1, 3:20 p.m. — Johnathon J. McBride, 23, of Wren, was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident that occurred in the 600 block of South Vine Street.

September 1, 4:54 p.m. — K & L Ready Mix reported an attempted break-in at its facility at 211 N. Lynn St.

August 31, 5:18 p.m. — Trevor V. Ball, 26, of 183 Burt St., was charged with assault for an incident that took place in the 1000 block of West Main Street.

August 31, 5 a.m. — Christopher G.V. Reyna, 23, of Cincinnati, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 300 block of West Main Street.

August 28, 9:54 p.m. — Michael T. Boggs, 47, of Lima, was charged with theft and criminal trespass after he allegedly attempted to shoplift $246.65 in food and alcohol items from the local Walmart store.

August 28, 11:13 a.m. — Criminal mischief was reported to a building under construction at Franklin Park.

POSTED: 09/12/17 at 8:24 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

July 16, 8:02 p.m. — Employees of the Lassus Handy Dandy service station on North Washington Street filed a report that someone used a fraudulent credit card to purchase $371.33 in cigarettes.

August 25, 11:45 p.m. — Brian E. Moses II, 25, of 345 Pleasant St., was cited for possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 300 block of West Crawford Street.

August 21, 2:19 p.m. — Van Wert County Foundation officials reported that graffiti was sprayed on playground equipment at Hiestand Woods. Graffiti was also spray-painted on playground equipment at the new Franklin Park on August 15.

August 21, 12:57 a.m. — Paul J. Bakle, 34, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. 11, was charged with having physical control of a motor vehicle while impaired, disorderly conduct, and an open container violation, while Theresa L. Stamper, 31, of the same address, was charged with disorderly conduct as a result of an incident at that address.

August 20, 9:09 p.m. — The theft of approximately $25 from the donation box at Wassenberg Art Center, 214 S. Washington St., was reported.

August 19, 1:56 p.m. — Teresa M. Walker, 46, of 361 W. Crawford St., was charged with the theft of water from a neighboring residence.

August 20, 11:26 a.m. — Brent W. Wyatt, 44, of Sarasota, Florida, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after employees at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 140 Valam Drive, reportedly smelled the odor of marijuana outside his room.

August 18, 8:17 p.m. — Kamron W. Spencer, 17, of 933 Leeson Ave., was cited for disorderly conduct and criminal trespass while at the S.F. Goedde Building, 205 W. Crawford St.

August 18, 8:02 p.m. — Kayla L. Biberstine, 26, of Convoy, was arrested on a domestic violence charge while at the local Walmart store.

August 16, 10:56 a.m. — Tracey M. Wilson, 42, of 308 W. Maple Ave., Apt. 2W, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

August 14, 2:40 p.m. — Brandon J. Skinner, 25, of 624 Cable St., was  arrested on a warrant issued for probation violation by Van Wert Municipal Court.

August 14, 6:30 p.m. — Christopher L. Runyan, 41, of 113 Bonnewitz Ave., was charged with possession of marijuana as a result of a traffic stop in the 900 block of North Jefferson Street.

POSTED: 08/29/17 at 7:59 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

August 13, 11:19 p.m. — Cainan D. Burnett, 19, of 13021 U.S. 224, was cited for underage consumption and possession of marijuana as a result of a traffic stop in the 200 block of South Shannon Street.

August 13, 7:41 p.m. — Donald L. Brown, 53, of 479 Neel Ave., was cited for abusing harmful intoxicants as a result of an alleged “huffing” incident at the McDonald’s restaurant on Christopher Crossing.

August 13, 12:12 a.m. — Lisa M. Ramirez, 37, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) as a result of a traffic stop in the 600 block of West Main Street.

August 12, 2:44 a.m. — Nicholas J. Coon, 24, of 502 N. Walnut St., was charged with driving while under a license suspension and was also arrested on an outstanding warrant issued in Mercer County following a traffic stop near the intersection of Shannon Street and Ervin Road.

August 11, 11:04 a.m. — Playground equipment was reportedly damaged for the third time in a week at Franklin Park.

August 8, 12:38 a.m. — Kyle A. Gardner, 29, of 6873 U.S. 224, was cited for possession of drugs following a traffic stop near the intersection of Woodland Avenue and Daniel Street.

August 4, 5:03 p.m. — Adam T. Hector, 29, of Ottawa, was arrested on an outstanding warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court, and was also charged with possession of drug abuse instruments.

August 8, 9:46 a.m. — An owner of Francis Furniture, 117 S. Washington St., reported that a delivery van was damaged by having its tires slashed.

August 8, 9:19 a.m. — Spencer L. Davis, 26, of 717 E. Sycamore St., was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court for failure to appear.

August 7, 7:54 p.m. — A representative of the local Walmart store reported that someone cut a fence leading to a storage area, but no entry was apparently gained to the area.

August 7, 12:11 p.m. — Megan A. Gillette, 26, of 731 W. Main St., was arrested on a probation department order.

August 7, 12:30 a.m. — Christopher L. Blue, 38, of 225 Burt St., turned himself in to the police department on a misdemeanor warrant.

August 6, 11:26 p.m. — Darren G. Stutz, 28, of 532 S. Tyler St., was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant issued in Mercer County.

August 6, 1:41 p.m. — Gary W. Thomas, 52, of 717 E. Sycamore St., reported the theft of two handguns from his residence.

August 4, 5:42 p.m. — Cyle J. Black, no age listed, of 209 W. Fourth St., was charged with assault for an incident that occurred at his residence.

August 3, 4:27 p.m. — William S. Osbun, 29, of Kendallville, Indiana, was arrested on an outstanding warrant issued in DeKalb County, Indiana.

August 1, 7:47 p.m. — Joshua W.A. Brewington, 30, of 704 High St., was charged with assault for allegedly slapping a woman in the 700 block of High Street.

August 1, 7:05 p.m. — Tracey M. Wilson, 42, of 1039 Oak Lane, was arrested on a warrant issued in Lima Municipal Court.

August 1, 2:04 a.m. — Harold D. Cook Jr., 49, of 611 Leeson Ave., and Dion J. Kantner, 43, of 318 N. Washington St., were both cited for possession of marijuana while in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

POSTED: 08/15/17 at 7:56 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement