logo 2 allwhite evenbiggest
Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

Law Enforcement

Knox Co. law reports March 15, 2016


Arrests/Charges/Citationsmvpd patch logo

On 3-14-17 Jack Sturgeon 39, Danville, was cited for failure to yield at an intersection while turning.

On 3-14-17, Nicholas Petersen, 16, Fredericktown was cited for failure to yield while driving onto a roadway.

On 3-14017, Bristyl Hunter, 30, W. Pleasant St. was arrested and charged with driving under suspension/revocation.

On 3-14-17, Frank Stoutenburgh, 37, Lower Gambier Rd. cited for driving under suspension/revocation and expired or unlawful license plates.


On 3-14-17 Trisha M. Thompson was sitting at the stop sign at N. Norton and W. Chestnut streets. Jack A. Sturgeon was traveling west on W. Chestnut St. and turned south onto N. Norton St. striking Thompson on the driver side front bumper.

On 3-14-17, Nicholas A Pertersen was turning left from Auto Zone's parking lot and failed to yield for Mary C. McCloy who was traveling eastbound on Coshocton Ave. Both vehicles suffered disabling damage. McCloy and her passenger were transported to Knox Community Hospital.

FPDFredericktown PD logo


Disturbance on S. Main St.

Kathryn L. Everly, Powell, citation for speed

Knox Co. law reports March 14, 2017

3-13Fredericktown PD logo

Disturbance on E. 5th St.


Angela M. Keene, Mansfield, arrested for OVI and endangering children

Trash complaint on Cassell Rd.

DOA report on Front St.

Vehicle unlock on Wooster Rd.

Civil matter on W. 1st St.

Assisted the Sheriff’s Office on Zolman Rd.

Suspicious person on Bollinger Dr.


Disturbance on High St.

Vehicle unlock on Simons Ave.

Well-being check on S. Main St.

Suspicious person on Malibu Cir.

Theft of fuel on W. Sandusky St.

MVPDmvpd patch logo


On 3-11-17, Jamie Parker, 20, Howard, was arrested for obstructing official business.

On 3-12-17, Colin Grogg, 24, Fredericktown, was arrested and charged with open container.

On 3-13-17, Rayannen Crumet, 21,Columbus Rd. was arrested for causing a disturbance.

On 3-13-17, Matthew Bigboy, 22, Johnstown, was arrested for causing a disturbance.



On 3-13-17, an officer met with a woman whose grandchildren had found a hypodermic syringe on Madison St. One of the children showed the officer where the syringe was on the corner of Madison and Chester streets. The syringe, which had a dark liquified substance in it was placed in the sharps container in car #3 for disposal.

On 3-13-17, a woman who lives on Cottage St. reported found property that involved drug paraphernalia She stated that she had a few people staying with her temporarily. After discovering what she believed to be drugs being used, she found several items in their property when moving their items to another location at her residence. The items were seized and placed into found property at the MVPD to be destroyed at a later date. A written statement was collected.


On 3-13-17, Ashley Cummings was stopped facing eastbound in traffic at the private property stop sign in the parking lot. Carolyn Shaffer, also eastbound struck the rear of Cummings.


Knox Co. law reports March 10, 2017

KCSOKCSO logo black

On 3-10-17, an individual came to the KCSO to file a report on an attempted fraud. He stated he had received a phone call from a David Richman, whose phone number is 876-477-2790. Richman told the individual he had won the Publisher's Clearing House sweepstakes along with as new car. The car would be delivered when the individuals sent Richman a certain amount of money to pay a tax. The individual did not agree to anything and just came to the KCSO to file a report of an attempted fraud.

On 3-9-17, the KCSO located Thomas Pruitt, Sr. at the Knox County Service Center. Pruitt had an arrest warrant out of the Mount Vernon Municipal Court. He was arrested and transported to the Knox County Jail without incident.

Knox Co. law reports March 13, 2017

MVPDmvpd patch logo


On 3-10-17, Ashley Whittaker, 30, Upper Gilchrist Rd. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 3-10-17, Jeffrey Middleton, 35, E. Ohio Ave. was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

On 3-10-17, Douglas Rine, 29, E. Vine St. was cited for driving under an FRA suspension and a light infraction.

On 3-120-17, Stephanie Miller, 32, Danville, was cited for driving under an FRA suspension.

On 3-10-17, Morgan Tedrick, 34, Mt. Gilead, was cited for running a stop sign.

On 3-11-17, Guy Mills, 45, S. Center St. was arrested on a warrant for probation violation and charged with marijuana drug paraphernalia and drug abuse.

On 3-11-17, Earl Lucas, 42, Wooster Rd. was arrested on an outstanding warrant and charged with obstructing official business and possession of drug abuse instruments.

On 3-11-17, Alivia Jones, 18, Brinkhaven, was cited for traffic control signal violation.


On 3-10-17,an abandoned vehicle was reported on West Vine Street. 

On 3-10-17, a found syringe was located on the 300 block of W. Gambler St. it was placed in the sharps container of car #7.

On 3-11-17, two officers responded to the Super 8 Motel on Coshocton Ave. on an arrest warrant. The officers located the suspect, Guy Mills and took him into custody on his outstanding warrants. Mills was escorted to the Knox County Jail and
incarcerated on the warrants. He was also issued two summons for drug related items.

On 3-11-17, an officer responded to an East Sugar St. address in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, the officer made contact with a male and female in the back bedroom. While talking to the individuals the officer noticed two glass marijuana
bowls on the end tables next to the bed. No one claimed ownership of the bowls and they were placed into evidence to be destroyed. Nothing further to report.


On 3-10-17, Darren W. Zirkle was traveling southbound on S. Norton St. and stopped at a stop sign. Joshua R. Fowler was traveling westbound on W. Vine St. Zirkle failed to yield and was struck by Fowler.

On 3-10-17, While traveling northbound on N. Gay St. in the left lane of travel, Morgan E. Tedrick failed to stop for a posted stop sign and struck Pamela S. Stepp who was traveling eastbound on E. Pleasant St.

On 3-12-17, Tazuko Kume Davis was exiting the Star Brite Car Wash and Lube Center northbound into the parking lot. 1 failed to see the edge of the curb and struck it. This caused the vehicle to become lodged on the curb and unable to move. The car was freed by non-mechanical means. There may be damage to the underneath portion of the vehicle.

Fredericktown PD

3-10Fredericktown PD logo

Disturbance on S. Main St.

Suspicious vehicle on W. 4th St.

Juvenile related complaint on Stadium Dr.

Disturbance on W. 1st St.

Tyler K. Adams, Mount Vernon, summons for underage consumption

Eric M. Watts, Butler, summons for providing alcohol to an underage person

Mariah R. Lybarger, Mount Vernon, citation for speed


Assisted EMS personnel on Boyd St.

Breaking and entering on S. Main St.

Disturbance on W. Sandusky St.

Traffic complaint on Ottawa Ave.

Disturbance on Columbus Rd.

Kenneth M. Crow, Barberton, summons for public indecency and open container



Knox Co. law reports March 9, 2017

KCSOKCSO logo black

On 3-8-17, five deputies were dispatched to a domestic violence event on North Liberty Rd. Dispatch advised the complainant stated her boyfriend held a gun to her head and pulled out some of her hair. Deputies arrived and stopped the suspect from leaving in his vehicle. The firearm that was supposedly used was not found. The suspect, Andrew Scott Trombley, was arrested for assault and domestic violence.

On 3-8-17, an individual reported that person(s) unknown had opened a savings and checking account with her personal information.

Local Weather

First Knox logo 300 x 225

Classified Ads