The Van Wert County Courthouse

Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018

Van Wert Police

July 8, 3:55 a.m. — Kaden C. Agler-Phillips, 20, of 504 S. Wayne St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI), underage consumption, underage possession, an open container violation, illegal possession of fireworks, and possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the city.

July 6, 12:40 p.m. — Tyran Jemison, 44, of 11053 Lincoln Highway, was arrested and charged with burglary for entering a residence in the 300 block of Boyd Avenue unannounced and without permission.

July 8, 1:25 a.m. — Jered J.R. Panning, 20, of Ottoville, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court while in the 500 block of South Vine Street.

July 6, 6:28 p.m. — Joshua D. Burnett, 40, of 1001 West Chester Court, was arresting on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office.

July 4, 8 p.m. — Sarah I. Phillips, 17, of 717 E. Sycamore St., was charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at her residence.

July 2, 4:18 p.m. — Brian L. Lutts, 30, of Middle Point, was charged with one count of theft in connection with a theft report from the local Walmart Supercenter.

July 1, 11:03 p.m. — Tyler L. Kast, 26, of 524 N. Race St., was arrested on a warrant issued for the Celina Police Department while at his residence.

July 1, 4:06 a.m. — Nicole D. Conn, 41, of 233 Thistlewood Court, Apt. 414, was arrested on an outstanding felony warrant while in the 200 block of West Main Street.

June 29, 11:38 p.m. — Theodore A. King, 33, of Convoy, was cited for possession of marijuana following a traffic stop in the 600 block of Jennings Road.

June 30, 8:33 p.m. — Houston E. Young, 35, of Mount Airy, North Carolina, was cited for possession of drugs, a felony of the fifth degree; Travis W. Burkhart, 38, also of Mount Airy, was cited for theft by deception, a misdemeanor of the first degree; Kimberly S. Bruner, 40, also of Mount Airy, was charged with improper handling of a firearm, a felony of the fourth degree; and Kevin W. McMillian, 42, also of Mount Airy, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor of the fourth degree, while all four were in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

POSTED: 07/10/18 at 8:16 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

June 24, 8:11 p.m. — A 15-year-old was charged with probation violation for an incident that occurred in the 500 block of North Taylor Street.

June 24, 2:32 a.m. — Kitti A. Johnson, 31, of 1254 S. Shannon St., Apt. 211, and Nino J. Anez, 29, of 447 Dickinson Ave., were both charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a fight in the 200 block of East Main Street.

June 21, 9:24 p.m. — Curtis E. Coleman, 47, of 228 Second St., was charged with menacing for an incident that occurred at the Walmart Supercenter in Towne Center shopping center.

June 20, 8:06 p.m. — Frederick A. Dove, 19, of 307 W. Main St., was cited for underage consumption of alcohol while in the 200 block of West Main Street.

June 20, 8:06 p.m. — Mercedes A. Saco, 20, of 307 W. Main St., was cited for domestic violence for an incident that occurred at her residence.

June 18, 7:59 p.m. — Brandon N. Decker, 20, of 1116 Olympic Drive, was charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at his residence.

June 18, 9:01 a.m. — Kayla M. Gonzalez, 29, of 408 E. Main St., was served with a warrant issued in Van Wert County Juvenile Court while at her residence.

June 15, 11:51 p.m. — Alexander J. Unterbrink, 25, of 714 W. Main St., was charged with possession of marijuana while in the 700 block of West Main Street.

June 16, 12:55 a.m. — Estynn M. Brown, 30, of 218 E. Main St., Apt. C, was arrested on an outstanding warrant, and was also charged with possession of marijuana, while near the intersection of Cherry Street and Central Avenue.

June 16, 3:25 p.m. — Catlin E. Boyd, 32, of 604 Leeson Ave., was served with a misdemeanor warrant issued in Defiance Municipal Court.

June 16, 9:46 p.m. — Johnathan D. Putman, 31, of 1116 Kear Road, Apt. 31, was cited for not using headlights at night following a traffic stop in the 600 block of North Washington Street.

June 11, 5:58 p.m. — Jacqueline N. Snyder, 44, of 1140-C Bell Ave., was cited for driving while under a license suspension and was also arrested on a warrant issued in Summit County while near the intersection of Franklin Street and Towne Center Boulevard.

POSTED: 06/27/18 at 7:02 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

June 10, 5:31 p.m. — Apurva P. Shah, 41, of Franklin Park, Illinois, was cited for disorderly conduct while at the Brookside Convenience Store, 1301 W. Main St.

June 8, 5:25 p.m. — Tyler D. Mason, no age listed, of Cloverdale, was arrested on a felony warrant issued in Defiance County while at Arby’s  restaurant, 872 N. Washington St.

June 6, 3:39 p.m. — Andrew L. Thomas, 36, of Ohio City, was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments while in the 700 block of North Washington Street.

June 3, 9:32 p.m. — Shane R. Seekings, 33, of 315 N. Chestnut St., was charged with having physical control of a motor vehicle while impaired after being found intoxicated in a vehicle at Van Wert Pallet, 500 Anderson Ave.

POSTED: 06/16/18 at 7:32 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

April 22, 2:37 a.m. — Virginia J.M. Schrader, 28, of Toledo, was charged with possession of marijuana paraphernalia and Jessie Zartman, 40, also of Toledo, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop near the intersection of Market and Raymond streets.

April 21, 6:25 p.m. — Douglas A. Gallaspie, 37, of 8028 Richey Road, was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office while in the 200 block of West Main Street.

April 20, 8:22 p.m. — Crystal R. Severe, 49, of Rockford, was charged with operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) following a traffic stop in the 400 block of West Ervin Road.

April 19, 12:03 p.m. — A 2018 GMC Sierra pickup truck was reported stolen from the lot of Lee Kinstle’s GM Sales & Service, 650 W. Ervin Road.

April 18, 4:51 a.m. — Krystle L. Shinnaberry, 31, of 1122 E. Crawford St., was cited for possession of drug abuse instruments and drug paraphernalia as a result of an incident in the 200 block of North Wayne Street.

POSTED: 04/26/18 at 4:51 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

April 7, 11:09 p.m. — Cody A. Gheen, 22, of 314 N. Harrison St., and Brandon R. Workman, 27, of 218 1/2 N. Cherry St., were both cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia while in the 200 block of North Cherry Street.

April 7, 6:10 p.m. — Tyler Scheldo, 35, of 218 E. Central Ave., Apt. 2, was charged with operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) following a traffic stop in the 1000 block of South Washington Street.

April 5, 11:56 p.m. — James W. Vibbert, 55, of 913 Allingham St., was cited for OVI following a traffic stop near the intersection of Washington and Sycamore streets.

April 5, 6:12 p.m. — Chad A. Fisher, 41, of 233 Thistlewood Court, Apt. 414, was arrested on a probation violation warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court.

April 4, 5:22 p.m. — Brandon S. Hershey, 30, of Lima, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court while at 427 S. Walnut St.

April 4, 12:38 a.m. — Jasmine A. Diener, 34, of 1122 E. Crawford St., was cited for OVI as a result of a traffic stop on Zimmerman Avenue.

April 2, 3:10 a.m. — Darren R. Gutierrez, 37, of 320 Burt St., was cited for persistent disorderly conduct while at the Comfort Inn in Van Wert.

April 1, 5:38 a.m. — Austin E. Davis, 24, of 404 Neel Ave., was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia while also being arrested on an outstanding warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

POSTED: 04/10/18 at 8:35 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

March 26, 12:14 a.m. — Ecco R. Burker, 33, of 321 E. Second St., was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

March 24, 9:08 a.m. — Joshua D. Sargent, 36, 234 W. Main St., Apt. 17, was charged with domestic violence in connection with an altercation that occurred at his residence.

March 23, 10:07 p.m. — Cory M. Spencer, 35, of 933 Leeson Ave., was charged with domestic violence for an altercation that occurred at his residence.

March 17, 8:25 p.m. — Laurie L. Piper, 57, of 1027 Elm St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired as a result of a traffic stop in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

March 18, 11:32 p.m. — Daniel A. Hunnaman, no age or address listed, was cited for OVI following a traffic stop on Van Wert-Decatur Road.

March 16, 11:52 p.m. — Stephen V. Barnhart, 23, of 515 N. Washington St., was charged with possession of a Schedule IV narcotic following a traffic stop in the 100 block of Shannon Shannon Street.

March 15, 4:05 p.m. — Larry L. Sidle, 48, of 402 N. Washington St., was given a summons in connection with a nuisance property he owns at 125 E. Central Ave.

POSTED: 03/28/18 at 12:32 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

March 9, 11:38 p.m. — Keli L. Pontius, 31, of 218 S. Tyler St., was arrested at Van Wert Municipal Court for a probation violation.

March 10, 3:25 a.m. — Amber L. Baker, 28, of 9945 Pleasant Drive, was arrested in the 100 block of East Sycamore Street on an outstanding warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court. An additional charges of possession of drug abuse instruments and drug paraphernalia were also filed.

March 11, 4:59 p.m. — Ellen L. Cain, 83, of 499 Shaffer St., was charged with violating the city’s nuisance ordinance.

March 10, 4:18 p.m. — Daniel L. Dunn, 37, of 1161 E. Ervin Road, was arrested on an outstanding warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office, and was also charged with driving while under an OVI license suspension, and possession of drug abuse instruments.

March 10, 8:28 a.m. — Larry F. Flory III, 33, of 913 George St., was cited for domestic violence for an incident that occurred at his residence.

March 9, 7:48 p.m. — Chad A. Ratliff, 40, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 20, was arrested on warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court for probation violation.

March 9, 6:28 a.m. — Cyle J. Black, 31, of 513 Blaine St., was charged with domestic violence by threat as a result of an altercation at his residence.

March 8, 2:51 p.m. — Eric D. Bowers, 31, of 1134 Woodland Ave., was arrested on a probation violation warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

March 7, 3:13 p.m. — Dustyn JF Taylor, 27, of 218 S. Tyler St., was arrested on a child support warrant issued in Van Wert County Juvenile Court.

March 7, 5:07 p.m. — Randy S. Parker, 37, of 516 S. Shannon St., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office, while at his residence.

March 7, 5:55 p.m. — Bailey S. Parker, 19, of 516 S. Shannon St., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the St. Marys Police Department.

March 7, 2:48 a.m. — Jamie L. Grieves, 41, of Sidney, was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) following a traffic stop near the intersection of Washington and Third streets.

March 7, 1:44 a.m. — David F. Krieg, 25, of Ivy Court Apartments, 1066 W. Main St., Apt. G, was charged with domestic violence for an altercation that took place at his residence.

March 5, 9:28 a.m. — Stacy M. Young, 41, of 117 St. Vine St., was arrested on a warrant issued in Allen County, Ohio.

March 3, 5:10 p.m. — Keith N. Ratliff, 28, of Gomer, was cited for an open container violation following a traffic stop near the intersection of Wayne Street and Lincoln Highway.

March 3, 11:52 p.m. — Nathan A. Dunn, 35, of 234 W. Main St., Apt. 4, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and drug abuse instruments, while Christina W. Donate-McClure, 28, of the same address, was cited for possession of drug abuse instruments following a traffic stop in the 200 block of West Main Street.

February 28, 5:21 p.m. — Kelly J. Alvarez, 22, of 635 N. Franklin St., Apt. 10, was charged with improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle and for possession of a stolen gun following a traffic stop in the 1100 block of West Main Street.

February 26, 12:59 p.m. — Milo B. Holt Jr., 19, of 402 S. Wayne St., was arrested on a warrant issued in Celina Municipal Court, and was also charged with possession of drug abuse instruments.

February 27, 2:07 a.m. — Kurt V. Strukamp, 54, of Madison, Indiana, was charged with possession of methamphetamines, marijuana, drug abuse instruments, and drug paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 600 block of North Race Street.

February 26, 4:45 p.m. — Thomas E. West, 54, of Middle Point, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court.

POSTED: 03/14/18 at 8:08 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

February 25, 3:29 p.m. — Rex A. Keysor, 48, of 327 N. Wayne St., was cited for driving while under a license suspension and possession of drug abuse instruments as a result of a traffic stop in the 600 block of West Main Street.

February 25, 12:31 a.m. — Genaro C. Tovar, 43, of Thistlewood Apartments, Apt. 670, was cited for having physical control of a motor vehicle while intoxicated, and Paul E. Anderson, 41, of Defiance, was cited for an open container violation following investigation of a suspicious person report at the apartment complex.

February 25, 2:08 a.m. — Jared W. Shaffer, 19, of Van Wert, was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia while in the 600 block of South Washington Street.

February 23, 6:05 p.m. — Brandi M. Runyon, 26, of 113 Bonnewitz Ave., was charged with two counts of felony assault on a police officer following an altercation at her residence.

February 24, 3:20 p.m. — Cody V. Lippi, 28, of 501 N. Race St., was charged with domestic violence for an incident that took place at his residence.

February 23, 9:34 p.m. — Jeromy Gonzales, 38, of Paulding, was cited for possession of marijuana following a traffic stop in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

February 21, 1:57 a.m. — Brandon S. Hershey, 30, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 15, was served a warrant issued in Allen County Common Pleas Court at his residence.

February 21, 6:o8 p.m. — Dennis R. Dancer, 49, of Delphos, was charged with interference with child custody for an incident that occurred in the 500 block of Shaffer Street.

February 21, 4:15 a.m. — Steven R. High, 63, of 212 Gay St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired as a result of a traffic stop near the intersection of Burt and Cable streets.

February 19, 6:42 p.m. — Justin L. Reyes, 23, of 639 N. Franklin St., Apt. 10, was charged with telecommunications harassment.

February 19, 12:03 p.m. — Trent L. Wells Jr., 17, of Paulding, was served with a warrant issued in Paulding County while at the Brookside Convenience Store, 1301 W. Main St.

February 18, 12:11 a.m. — Mitchell A. Staufer, 26, of 624 High St., was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia as a result of a traffic stop in the 600 block of High Street.

February 14, 1:21 a.m. — Andrew H. Krogman, 19, of 142 Blaine St., was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia, while Cole M. Bennett, 22, of 10419 Old Tile Factory Road, was charged with disorderly conduct as a result of an incident at Krogman’s residence.

February 14, 12:15 p.m. — Keli L. Pontius, 31, of 218 S. Tyler St., was served a warrant while at Van Wert Municipal Court.

POSTED: 02/27/18 at 9:27 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

February 10, 7:10 a.m. — Brandy L. Hatfield, 27, of 635 N. Franklin St., Apt. 5, and Austin E. Davis, 24, of 404 Neel Ave., were both cited for disorderly conduct following an incident at Quail Run Apartments on North Franklin Street.

February 9, 9:58 p.m. — Kelli Jo Knapke, 57, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 26, was cited for disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor of the fourth degree, following an incident at her residence.

February 6, 5:21 p.m. — James D. Ramirez, 27, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 40, was arrested on a probation violation while at his residence.

February 5, 6:11 p.m. — Jeremy C. Dunbar, 21, of Delphos, was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident at the Salvation Army Thrift Shop on South Washington Street.

February 5, 10:22 p.m.  — Steven M. Smith, 35, of Syracuse, Indiana, was arrested in the 100 block of West Main Street on a warrant issued in Bowling Green Municipal Court.

February 4, 12:20 p.m. — The theft of money was reported from First United Methodist Church in Van Wert.

February 2, 7:45 p.m. — Joshua L. Bunker, 23, of 611 E. Crawford St., was charged with aggravated menacing and assault in connection with an incident at his residence.

February 3, 1:03 p.m. — Elisha J. Secrist, 20, of 520 N. Cherry St., turned himself in at police station on an outstanding warrant.

January 31, 8:57 a.m. — Percy J. Huffman, 35, of Lima, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court while at the Van Wert County Clerk of Courts office in the courthouse.

January 28, 2:03 a.m. — Kevin J. Linton, 30, of 157 Crestwood Drive, was charged with possession of marijuana paraphernalia and illegal cultivation of marijuana near a juvenile for an incident that occurred at his residence.

POSTED: 02/15/18 at 8:50 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

January 23, 1:51 p.m. — Chad A. Fisher, 41, of Apt. 414 in Thistlewood Court Apartments, was arrested on an outstanding warrant at his residence.

January 22, 10:10 a.m. — Drew A. Kenny, 24, of Lima, was arrested at Van Wert County Common Pleas Court on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear issued by Van Wert Municipal Court.

January 18, 7:36 p.m. — Jared A. Smith, 29, of 208 S. Wayne St., turned himself in on an outstanding warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court.

January 17, 6:20 p.m. — Christopher R. Bird, 40, of 150 Garden Drive, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court.

January 15, 4:43 p.m. — Spencer L. Davis, 26, of Lima, was arrested at the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office on three outstanding warrants issued by Van Wert Municipal Court.

January 15, 3:38 p.m. — Brittany N. Pessefall, 21, of 317 S. Wayne St., turned her self in on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

January 12, 11:59 a.m. — Rodney M. Parsons, 47, of 446 Dickinson Ave., was charged with domestic violence by threat for an incident that occurred at his residence.

January 9, 4:21 p.m. — Brendan M. Bergman, 22, of 506 Woodland Ave., was arrested on a charge of theft stemming from an alleged shoplifting incident at the local Walmart Supercenter.

January 8, 4:30 p.m. — Alissa N. Hershey, 31, of Lima, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert County Juvenile Court.

Delphos Police

January 25, no time listed — Andrew Eagleson, no age listed, of Continental, was cited for driving under an administrative medical license suspension after a traffic stop in Delphos.

January 23, no time listed — Omar Campos, no age listed, of Delphos, was charged with domestic violence as a result of an incident in the city.

January 21, no time listed — Brian Roth, no age listed, of Indiana, was cited for driving on a suspended driver’s license, as well as an out of state suspension and a stop sign violation following a traffic stop in the city.

January 18, no time listed — Jacob Blanton, no age listed, of Lima, was cited for driving while under  non-compliance license suspension following a traffic stop in the city.

January 17, no time listed — Robert Harper, no age listed, of Lima, was cited for driving while under a license forfeiture suspension following a traffic stop in the city.

POSTED: 01/29/18 at 8:06 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement