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Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

Law Enforcement

Knox Co. law reports May 15, 2017

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On 5-15-17, an officer was dispatched to an address on Grand Valley Dr. in Howard on the report of a theft from a vehicle.

On 5-15-17, Brandon King turned himself in to the KCSO because of a warrant for his arrest for failure to appear. The warrant was issued by the Mount Vernon Municipal Court. King was taken into custody and was submitted to a personal search and a search by the body scanner. The search resulted in no found contraband.

On 5-14-17, the complainant advised her daughter came out to her vehicle and noticed someone had shot out the back window, possibly with a pellet gun. The car was parked at Nancy Maria’s Pizza on Coshocton Rd. when the discovery was made.

On 5-14-17, the complainant contacted the KCSO in reference to finding a firearm near Knox Lake. The firearm was located and taken into evidence for safekeeping.

On 5-13-17, Todd Sowders was located at his residence on E. Pleasant St. Sowders had an outstanding warrant and was taken into custody. 


 

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Suspicious person on N. Main St.

Disturbance on Stadium Dr.

Civil matter on W. Sandusky St.

 


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Arrests/Citations/Charges

 

On 5-11-17, Frankie Perez, 18, Old Delaware Rd. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-12-17, Ryan Hottle, 33, Gambier, was cited for expired or unlawful license plates.

On 5-12-17, Christopher Davis, 27, Newark was cited for driving under suspension/revocation and unlawful window tint.

On 5-12-17, Kierstin Stone, 20, Howard, was cited for speed.

On 5-12-17, Michael Litzenberg, 21, Coshocton Ave. was cited for expired or unlawful plates.

On 5-12-17, NicoleYoung, 38, N. Main St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-12-17, Lawrence Fawcett, 63, N. Sandusky St. was cited for starting and backing vehicles.

On 5-12-17, Kayla Fletcher, 23, Greer St. was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

On 5-12-17, Rick Miller, 26, Shalimar Dr. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension.

On 5-12-17, Amanda Conaway, 34, Westerville, was cited for driving or physical control while under the influence, driving on the right side of the roadway.

On 5-12-17, Daniel Dales, 35, E. Ohio Ave. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension.

On 5-13-17, Lee Schuch, 25, Fredericktown was cited for driving or physical control while under the influence, no operator's license, exhaust system required, red light and driving or under physical control while under the influence within 20 years of a prior offense.

On 5-13-17, Andrew Yacdyszyn, 24, Utica was cited for driving under suspension.revocation.

On 5-13-17, Muhaned Khaqlil, 40, North Liberty Rd. was cited for driving under suspension/revocation.

On 5-14-17, Aaron Walker, 36, Howard, was arrested on a warrant for probation violation.

On 5-14-17, Emily Stegner, 21, Bolton MA. Was arrested for misconduct at an emergency.

On 5-14-17, Kelsea Browning, 20, E. Burgess St. was cited for expired or unlawful license plates.

On 5-14-17, Timothy Price, 22, Howard, was cited for sign/poster/etc. in windows.

On 5-14-17, Sondra Coe,72, was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

On 5-14-17, Glenn Popieski, 39, Delaware, was cited for running a red light.

On 5-14-17, Robert Wirick, 27, Fairgrounds Rd. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension.

Incidents

On 5-12-17, an officer was dispatched to the area of S. Park St and East Ohio Ave. on a report of a found hypodermic syringe. Upon arrival, the officer located the syringe and placed it into a sharps container. Case closed.

On 5-12-17, an officer was dispatched to Lowes on a report of a vehicle crash. Upon arrival, the officer made contact with the complainant who advised a shopping cart hit the side of his vehicle. The complainant stated he just needed a report for his insurance company. Case closed.

On 5-13-17, an officer responded to an address on Maplewood Ave. In reference to an alleged trespassing and menacing by stalking. The officer will meet with the prosecutor in reference to this incident.

On 5-13-17, an officer was dispatched to a N. Sandusky St. address on a complaint of a burglary. The complainant stated they believed their stepson had taken various tools from the house on 5-12-17 between 6:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. No evidence was obtained from the scene. A written statement was taken from the victim. Nothing further to report.

On 5-13-17, an officer responded to a Yauger Rd. residence on a reported theft. The officer spoke with the complainant who said she could not find some of her jewelry. A written statement was completed and a report taken. Nothing further to report at this time.

On 5-13-17, an officer was dispatched to an E. Vine St. address in reference to the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The investigation continues.

Traffic accidents

On 5-12-17, Lily Haws was traveling southbound on N. Main St. Lawrence W. Fawcett was parked in front of 708 N. Main St. and attempted to pull out of the parking spot hitting Haws.

On 5-12-17, Kayla Marie Fletcher was traveling eastbound on Coshocton Ave. when she rear-ended Shannon Lynn Schlairet who was braking for stopped traffic. This caused Schlairet to be pushed into the rear of Randolph Plasse who was stopped for traffic. Fletcher was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

On 5-13-17, Alivia Madison Erow was parked eastbound and Ryan H. House was parked westbound in the Gamescape parking lot. Each failed to see the other when they backed out of their respective parking spots and collided in the travel lane of the parking lot. Erow struck House on the right side.

On 5-14-17, Sondra L. Coe was traveling westbound on Coshocton Ave. and Jesse Cary Curtis Doze was stopped westbound on Coshocton Ave. in front of Coe. Coe failed to stop striking Doze in the rear end. Coe was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

 

 

Knox Co. law reports May 11, 2017

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On 5-10-17, James Beach, Jr. was arrested by deputies on an outstanding warrant. Beach was found hiding in a closet at a residence in Brinkhaven. He was transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.

On 5-10-17, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Old Mansfield Rd. in Mount Vernon on a report of domestic violence. The deputies arrived and collected information from the suspect. Lisa Meadows-Smith The victim did not want to write a statement Photographs were taken of the victim's injuries. Smith was arrested and charged with domestic violence and assault.


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May 10

Responded to disturbance on W. Washington Street.

Responded to disturbance on S. Market StreetResponded to disturbance on W. South Street.Took phone harassment report on E. Walnut Street.Took phone harassment report on W. Rambo Street.Gave K9 assist to KCSO on domestic violence arrest warrant in Brinkhaven. K9 located suspect resulting in arrest.Responded to threat of suicide on S. Cedar Street. May 09Took report from citizen who lost cell phone in area of bike path.

May 08
Responded to disturbance on S. Mickley Street.
Responded to threat of suicide on E. Walnut Street.

May 07
Responded to disturbance on W. Washington Street.

May 06
Arrested Ashley Bales age 20 Killbuck on an active arrest warrant out of Knox County.
Gave assist to EMS on E. Main Street.

May 05
Investigated a forged check presented to a S. Market St. business.
Responded to disturbance on S. Market Street.
Responded to disturbance on W. Washington Street.

May 04
Citizen dropped off a found wallet at DPD.
Arrested Melinda Weaver age 26 Danville on an active warrant out of Knox County.
Gave assist to KCSO on Busenburg Rd. on an active arrest warrant out of Knox County.


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Civil matter on W. 1st St.

Juvenile related complaint on Posey Dr.

Civil matter on Erie St.

Suspicious person on Salem Ave.

Knox Co. law reports May 8, 2017

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Incidents

On 5-4-17, an officer made a check on a vehicle parked on Harcourt Road that had a 4-hour-wait put on it on an earlier shift. The vehicle was still there and was towed to the Mount Vernon impound lot.

On 5-4-17, a male came to the MVPD to report the theft of his Social Security check. He reported it had been stolen from his mailbox. An investigation is pending and will be supplemented when new information is available.

On 5-4-17, units were dispatched to a N. Mulberry St. address on a disturbance. Contact was made with three individuals including Connell Frazee who was intoxicated, yelling, hitting the walls and throwing items in the apartment. He was warned about his conduct and advised if he caused a disturbance again he was going to be charged with disorderly conduct. A short time later units were dispatched to the residence again with Frazee causing a disturbance. He was arrested and - while being placed in the car - became combative and resisted.He was transported to the Knox County Jail and released to the jail staff. Frazee was charged with disorderly conduct/persisting while intoxicated and resisting arrest.

On 5-5-17, three officers responded to an E. Chestnut St. address in reference to an unsecured door. Upon arrival, the reporting individual stated he was driving past the residence and saw the door was open. The officers checked the residence and located all the doors unlocked. They also checked the interior of the residence and it was vacant and appeared to be in order. The officers secured the door and dispatch tried to contact a key holder but was unsuccessful.

On 5-5-17, three officers responded to a Sychar Rd. residence in reference to an intoxicated male trying to break into the rear door of the residence. One of the officers made contact with the male in the rear of the residence who yelled curse words at her and "flipped her off." The male was identified as Zachery Welker and was placed under arrest. Welker had the strong odor of alcohol on his breath and was wearing underwear and a shirt.

On 5-6-17, two officers responded to a suspicious vehicle parked on Gambier Rd. a male was arrested with a court date set for 5-9-17.

On 5-6-17, units were dispatched to an East Hamtramck St. address on a report of a female yelling for help. The parties involved were contacted and a report taken.

On 5-6-17, an officer was dispatched to Walmart on a report of a shoplifting. Upon arrival, the officer made contact with the involved parties and determined a shoplifting incident had occurred. $25 in cash and two DVD's were taken. Charges were filed.

On 5-6-17, four officers responded to a North West St. address in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival an officer noticed drug paraphernalia on the coffee table. Ultimately one male involved in the disturbance left on foot after being advised he would be sent to jail if he became involved with the other one again.

On 5-7-17, an officer was dispatched to the 300 block of East Ohio Ave on a report of a female screaming and yelling at the neighbors. Upon arrival, the officer made contact with the complainants and they advised that Lacie Peters was yelling at them. The officer made contact with Peters who was still clearly agitated. She was advised multiple times about her conduct. She was later arrested for disorderly conduct/intox/persisting She was then transported to the Knox County Jail.

Arrests/Charges/Citations

On 5-4-17, James McCoy, 42, Columbus Rd. was cited for driving under suspension/revocation.

On 5-4-17, Dakota Stafford, 19, Dresden, was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

On 5-4-17, Robert Clark, 35, W. High St. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension.

On 5-4-17, Frank Stoutenburgh, 37, Lower Gambier Rd. 2was arrested on one count of an open container and cited for driving under an FRA suspension and expired or unlawful license plates.

On 5-4-17, Connell Frazee, 31, N. Mulberry St. was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct with persisting and for resisting arrest.

On 5-5-17, Brian Hunter, 50, E. Ohio Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-5-17, Amanda Poorman, 44, Coshocton, was cited for changing lanes without safety.

On 5-5-17, Erica Davis, 26, Shalimar Dr. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-5-17, Carli Brown, 25, Columbus Rd. was cited for driving under suspension/revocation.

On 5-5-17, Natasha Campbell, 34, E. Pleasant St. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension and for expired or unlawful plates.

On 5-5-17, Lori Cook, 42, Upper Gilchrist R ed. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-6-17, David Ballard, 50, Canton, OH, was cited for physical control under the influence of alcohol or drugs or the combination of both and for driving or physical control under the influence within 20 years of a prior offense.

On 5-6-17, Tyler Ferreira, 18, Gambier was cited for marijuana drug paraphernalia.

On 5-6-17, Cherokee Whitmore, 41, E. HamtramckStr. was arrested for domestic violence.

On 5-6-17, Joshua Schoonover, 33, Newark Rd. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-6-17, Brian Tobin, 39, Mansfield, was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 5-6-17, Neil Spencer, 19, Greenwood Ave., was cited for hazardous/no passing zones.

On 5-7-17, Lucas Stagg, 35, Fredericktown, was arrested on one count of an open container.

On 5-7-17, Timothy Price, 22, Howard, was arrested and charged with possessing drug abuse instruments, drug paraphernalia and a sign/poster in windows.

Accidents

On 5-4-17, Matthew Lewis was in front of Dakota Stafford, both southbound on N. Sandusky St. Lewis slowed for traffic and was struck in the rear by Stafford who was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.

On 5-4-17, Yawna L., Everhart and a vehicle owned by Leona M. Williamson were parked in the parking lot at 100 McGibneyRd. Everhart attempted to back from its parking spot and struck Williamson's vehicle.

On 5-4-17, a vehicle owned by EAN Holding, LLC was parked in a marked parking spot on Coshocton Ave. facing north. Brandon Swisher was traveling eastbound in the lot them turned left into a parking space and struck EAN's vehicle in the rear passenger side.

On 5-5-17, Amanda Poorman was exiting a private drive to go east on Coshocton Ave. Destiny Snyder was eastbound on Coshocton Ave.in the left lane. Poorman struck Snyder as she moved into Snyder's lane.

On 5-5-17, a vehicle owned by Thomas Cline was legally parked on Mansfield facing southbound, when struck by an unknown vehicle on the driver's side. Cline was not sure when the accident happened.

On 5-6-17, Nathaniel Peters was eastbound on W. Vine St. and David M. Meek was northbound on Sandusky St. A collision occurred when both vehicles met in the intersection.

On 5-6-17, Oscar Vance was backing eastbound out of a parking spot and struck Joseph Sanok in the rear. Vance has no valid license and claimed he was only straightening the vehicle in its parking spot.


FPD

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Juvenile related report on Long St.

Found property reported on Stadium Dr.

Barking dog complaint on S. Main St.

MVPD ID's pedestrian struck in shopping plaza parking lot

MOUNT VERNON - MVPD Captain Scott McKnight confirmed that the person struck while walking in the parking lot of the Mount Vernon Shopping Plaza Monday evening has passed away. The victim is identified as Glenda Waldron, 70, of Mount Vernon.

Ms. Waldron and her husband were well known for their portrayal of clowns Bubbles and Banjo. They were a fixture during the annual Food for the Hungry live broadcast downtown at City Hall.

Update: City law director Rob Broeren says the case remains under investigation by the MVPD. After the investigation is complete the evidence will be reviewed by Broeren's office to see if any charges will be filed.

Knox Co. law reports May 5, 2017

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Disturbance on Zent Ave.

Animal related complaint on S. Edgehill Dr.

Suspicious person on W. College St.

Amy D. Garwick, Columbus, arrested on an outstanding warrant

Juvenile related complaint on S. Main St.

Telephone harassment complaint on S. Main St.

Well-being check on S. Pleasant St.

 

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