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Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

Law Enforcement

Knox Co. law reports Sept. 19, 2017

KCSO

9/18/17 - Officers attempted to serve a juvenile arrest warrant on Crystal Ave. with the assistance of the Knox County Juvenile Probation Office. The juvenile fled on foot but was later apprehended and turned over to Juvenile Probation and served with the warrant.

9/18/17 - A complainant made contact with an officer at the KCSO. The complainant stated he wanted to make out a report on the theft of his cell phone.

9/18/17 - Dispatch advised that Kevin Curtis had an active arrest warrant for failure to comply with the terms of his probation. Dispatch advised Curtis was last seen at his residence. Two officers went to the residence on Columbus Rd. where contact was made with Curtis. He was placed in handcuffs and transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.


MVPD
9/15/17 - Jeremy Dinsmore, 37, Ann St., was charged with hypodermic possession, display, and possession of drug abuse instruments.

9/18/17 - An officer responded to the area of Calhoun and Prospect streets in reference to a parking complaint. The officer spoke with an employee of a gravel company who advised there was a gray Honda parked in the street and they needed it moved so they could pave the street. The officer made contact with a resident of Prospect St. telling her the vehicle needed to be moved. The resident said she thought it was an abandoned vehicle. She said it had been parked there for some time and she did not think the vehicle would run. The officer noticed the vehicle had two flat tires and did not appear to be operable. The officer then requested a tow truck which towed the vehicle to the city impound lot.

9/18/17 - At approximately 4:54 P.M, an officer made contact with a juvenile who was looking for his mother. He indicated she had been missing since 10:00 P.M. on 9/17/17. The woman was entered into LEADS as a missing person. There are no leads at this time.

9/18/17 - An officer responded to a complaint about an incident involving juveniles on E., Chestnut St. Upon arrival, the officer contacted the complainant who said four juveniles were in her backyard trying to fight her son. The complainant further advised the juveniles ran westbound through the backyard prior to his arrival. The officer later caught up to the four juveniles on N. Park St. and advised them of the complaint. A copy of this report will be forwarded to the juvenile prosecutor for review and possible charges.

9/18/17 - Officers were dispatched to the area of Monroe and Chester streets in reference to a disturbance. A male and female had been in a verbal altercation at the residence and the female wanted the male to leave. They could not agree on who owned a cell phone in a pink case so it was taken by the officers to be placed in evidence until proof of ownership could be provided.


FPD

9-16

Commercial alarm on N. Main St.

Parking complaint on Struble Cir.

Disturbance on Ottawa Ave.

Domestic violence on Stadium Dr.

Charles E. Pedigo, Centerburg, arrested for domestic violence and child endangering

Mental health related incident on S. Main St.


9-17

Disturbance on Mt. Vernon Ave.

Assisted Knox County Animal Control on Columbus Rd.

Theft of merchandise on W. Sandusky St.

Richie A, Griffith, Fredericktown, summons for theft.

Vehicle unlock on Columbus Rd.

911 hang up call on S. Main St.

Well-being check on S. Main St.


9-18

Found property (license plate) on Danville-Jelloway Rd.

Animal related complaint on E. 6th St.

Juvenile related complaint on N. Main St.

Knox Co. law reports Sept. 18, 2017

KCSO

9/13/17 - Dispatch advised that the complainant called and reported an ATV was stolen from his property. Deputies responded to Fry Rd. Mount Vernon. The complainant filled out a written statement form and a report was made.

9/16/17 - Deputies attempted to check on the welfare of a subject but he fled the scene when deputies tried making contact. The subject called 911 several times to tell them to go away.

9/16/17 - The complainant contacted a deputy to advise that sometime between 1800 and 1230 hours, several items were taken from his carport. The complainant told the deputy that at 1230 hours. He noticed 2 batteries and a depth finder were missing from his boat, which was parked in his carport. Upon further inspection, the complainant also noticed that a Craftsman toolbox filled with numerous tools was also missing. The complainant estimated the items were worth about $350. A report was made at the complainant's request. The complainant thanked the deputy and told him he would be in contact if he noticed anything else missing.

9/16/17 - An officer was dispatched to Crooked Rd. to investigate a report by the complainant that she had noticed her mother's screen door and a window were damaged. The deputy arrived at the scene and obtained a written statement from the complainant. Nothing was missing from the residence. The complainant asked the report be kept on file.

9/16/27 - An officer was dispatched to a residence on W. Main St. in Centerburg on a complaint that someone had stolen gasoline from the complainant's vehicle. Upon arriving at the scene, the officer was informed by the complainant that someone had siphoned approximately 5 to 8 gallons of gasoline from his vehicle. The complainant asked that a report be kept on file.

9/17/17 - The homeowner of a residence on Old Mansfield Rd. reported that an unknown suspect entered her home and fled in an unknown direction while she was gone.

9/17/17 - An officer was dispatched to the rear of a business on Wiggin St. in Gambier on a report of an unconscious male. The male, identified as Conor L. Tazewell, 24, Gambier refused treatment, became disorderly and was arrested for disorderly conduct.


MVPD
Incidents

9/15/17 - At approximately 4:07 P.M. an officer responded to N. Sandusky St. at Belmont Ave to assist another officer with a traffic stop. During the traffic stop, controlled substances were located. These included two zip-lock bags containing a whiter, shard-like substance; a green, leafy bud; one oval pill (acetaminophen and hydrocodone), and one zip-lock bag with a white substance. Molley Sheller and Jessie Regan were arrested for possession of drugs. This report will be forwarded to the Knox County Prosecutor's Office to review for felony drug charges

9/15/17 - An officer was dispatched to a W. High St. business on a report of a theft. A report was taken.

9/15/17 - An officer responded to a request from the parking Enforcement Officer who stated a car on Public Square had received 4 parking tickets and was subject to being towed. The officer checked with the MVPD Records Clerk and determined the vehicle had 4 outstanding tickets over the previous six months. The officer called for a tow truck and completed a tow sheet for the car. The car, a 2008 Impala suffered a scratch on the rear bumper during the towing process. A photograph was taken of the damage and the car taken to the city impound lot and secured. The owner was also notified by the officer of the impound.

9/15/17 - An officer responded to a S. Jackson St. address in reference to a damaged vehicle. The complainant stated that person(s) unknown scratched the rear driver's side of her vehicle. Photographs were taken of the damage. There is nothing further to report.

9/16/17 - An officer responded to a Newark Rd, business in reference to an assault. The complainant told the officer that an unknown male approached him in the business' parking lot and started to yell at him. The complainant believed the male was intoxicated The unknown male backed the complainant up against his truck, was wagging his finger at the complainant, then pushed/punched the complainant's head into the side of his truck. The unknown male left the parking lot in the driver's seat of a jeep. The complainant provided a written statement. The investigation continues.

Arrests/Charges/Citations
9/15/17 - Molley Sheller, 34, Crooked St. was arrested for possession of drugs.

9/15/17 - Jessie Regan, 33, Upper Gilchrist Rd. was arrested for possession of drugs.

9/15/17 - Jason Spearman, 34, Stump St. was cited for running a stop sign.

9/15/17 - Marrion Daniel, 47, Salado Texas, was cited for oversize/weight vehicle on local streets and failure to control.

9/15/17 - Joseph Mazza, 52, W. Chestnut St. was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

9/15/17 - A 17 year old driver, E. Vine St. was cited for failure to yield the right of way at an intersection.

9/15/17 - Chase Priest, 30, Howard St. was cited for driving under FRA suspension.

9/16/17 - Paul Scott, 49, Coshocton Ave. was arrested for drug paraphernalia offenses.

9/16/17 - Walker Davis, 16, Airport Rd. was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

9/17/17 - Jeffrey Thompson, 22, Fredericktown, was cited for expired or unlawful plates.

9/17/17 - James Straker, 69, Grandview, OH, was cited for failure to control.

9/17/17 - Logan Kimbrell, 22, Fairmont Ave. was cited for driving under suspension/revocation.

 

Traffic Accidents

9/15/17 - Raymond R. Serek was traveling southbound on Wooster Rd, and a 17 year old driver was traveling northbound of N. Gay St. The juveile failed to yield at the intersection of the two streets and was struck by Serek. Serek was cited for failure to yield the right of way at an intersection.

9/15/17 - While unoccupied, a vehicle owned by Lucas Reed Staten traveled backward in the parking lot on North Sandusky St. and struck the front of Lonnie R. Totten's vehicle which was parked at the fuel pump.

9/16/17 - Cassandra Ann Gurttler was stopped for a red light on Coshocton Ave. and was struck on the rear bumper by Davis Walker. Walker was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

9/17/17 - James L. Straker was parked northwest bound in the parking lot of a S. Main St. business. Jenna Louise Steady was parked southwest bound in the same lot. Straker backed out striking Straker in the rear end. Straker was cited for failure to control.

(Editor's note:  KnoxPages.com does not release the names of juvenile offenders)


 

Danville PD
9/13/2017

Assist citizen in the area of South Market street.

Suspicious male in the area of South Cedar street.

Traffic complaint in the area of Plum street.

Reported drug related activity in the area of South Market street.

Vandalism Village Park.

9/14/2017

Vandalism to a School bus in the area South Richard street.

Trespassing in the area of South Cedar street.

Theft of an American flag in the area of South Mickley street.

Theft of water from a neighbor and the Village of Danville in the area of West Main street.

Recovered stolen property in the area of North street.

Theft of prescription medicine in the area of South Market street.

9/15/2017

Assist citizen in the area of Tough Street.

Assist citizen in the area of Plum street.

Trespassing in the area of South Market street.

Animal related call in the area of South Market street.

Juvenile related call in the area of West Rambo street.

Juvenile related call in the area of West Washington street.

Disturbance in the area of East Walnut street.

Trespassing in the area of East Main street.

Vandalism to a motor vehicle in area of East Washington street.

9/16/2017

Suspicious male in the area of North Market street.

Alarm drop at a West Washington street business.

Juvenile related call in the area of Tough street.

Trespassing call in the area of East Washington street.

Animal related call in the area of East Washington street.

Citation

Bradlee Nietzelt 26 Danville Driving with a suspended license.

 

 

 

 

Fredericktown PD reports Sept. 16, 2017

FPD
9-15  Animal related complaint on S. Main St.

Theft on N. Main St.

Suspicious person on N. Main St.

9-14

Animal related complaint on Arrowhead Dr.

Kyle P. Alpine, North Ridgeville, summons for drug paraphernalia and marijuana possession

Well-being check on S. Edgehill Dr.

Juvenile related complaint on Burgett Dr.

Man charged with 8th DUI

DELAWARE - Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers have charged a Mount Gilead man with operating a vehicle under the influence for the 8th time. In a news release late Friday Lt. G. S. Grewal said Ronald J. Evans was arrested after he was stopped for traveling 25 miles over the speed limit on I-71 in Delaware County.

Evans Delaware Co. jail photo

Ronald J. Evans - Delaware County photo

He was scheduled to appear in Delaware Municipal Court Friday morning.

 

Knox Co. law reports Sept. 13, 2017

Danville PD

 

Citations

9/8/2017 Anesha Tharp, 21, Killbuck, Ohio - Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended driver license.

9/11/2017 Rondel Brady, 20, Danville - Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended driver license.

9/12/2017 Stephanie Miller, 32, Danville - Possessing Drug instruments.

9/7/2017

Burglary in the area of West Washington street.

Barking dog complaint in the area of East Washington street.

Civil issue West Washington street.

Civil issue in the area of West Main street.

Disturbance in the area of North street.

Disturbance in the area of Middle street.

Juvenile related traffic complaint in the area of West Rambo street. Narcotics and other contraband located in the vehicle.

Juvenile complaint in the area of Orchard street.

9/8/2017

Theft of cash in the area of West Washington street.

Suspicious person in the area of Plum street.

Theft gas drive off in the area of South Market street.

Disturbance in the area of south Market street.

Assist another Law Enforcement agency.

Investigate complaint East Washington street.

Juvenile complaint West Washington street.

Found small baggie of illegal drugs found in the area of South Richard street.

9/9/2017

Assist another Law Enforcement Agency.

Disturbance with an adult male at a South Market business.

Trespassing in the area of East Walnut street.

Recovered stolen property in the area of East Walnut street.

Returned stolen property to Walmart.

Assist citizen South Market street.

Vandalism in the area East Rambo street.

Vandalism in the area of South Market street.

Domestic violence in the area of East Walnut street.

Theft in the area of East Walnut street.

Civil issue in the area of West South street.

9/10/2017


Assist citizen in the area of Tough street.

Juvenile related call East Street.

Suspicious person in the area of West Rambo street.

Disturbance in the area of Middle street.

Civil issue in the area of North street.

Drug Paraphernalia found in the area of South market street.

Disturbance in the area of Cedar street.

Traffic complaint in the area of Plum street.

9/11/2017

Theft of several American Flags throughout the Village of Danville.

Vandalism at a South Market street business.

Suspicious Male in the area of East Main street.

Drug related call in the area of Oak Alley.

Disturbance in the area of South Market street.

9/12/2017

Trespassing in the area of East Main street.

Trespassing in the area of South Linwood street.

Burglary in the area of West Washington street.

Vandalism in the area of the bike path.

Assist another Law Enforcement Agency.

Prowler in the area of South Cedar street.

Disturbance at a South Market street business.

 


MVPD
12/17 - At 8:29 A.M., an officer responded to a Hilltop Dr. residence on a vandalism complaint. Photographs were obtained at the scene. There are no suspects at this time and the investigation will be updated as it proceeds.

1/29/17 - Derek Weber, 35, Summit Dr. was arrested and charged with one count of theft.

9/7/17 - Christi Durfee, 31, Highland Dr. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

9/12/17 - John Judson, 40, Mount Gilead, was cited for expired or unlawful license plates.

 

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