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Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

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Daniel Morris, 29, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 1:40 a.m. on Thursday on an outstanding warrant.
Jeremy Morris, 26, of "whereabouts unknown" was charged at 11:55 a.m. on Friday with possession of marihuana drug paraphernalia and for drug abuse. He was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Shannon Poulin, 25, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 1:45 p.m. on Friday for a probation violation.
Luke Wilson, 24, of Mount Vernon was charged at 2:00 a.m. on Saturday with possession of drug abuse instruments.
Marie Daley, 21, of Danville was arrested at 3:35 p.m. on Sunday for theft.
Robert Balcom, 24, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 12:45 a.m. on Monday for domestic violence, for menacing, and for obstructing official business.
Joshua Wheeler, 35, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 2:35 a.m. on Monday for possession of drug abuse instruments.

Traffic Citations:
Jennifer Pauley, 34, of Mount Vernon was cited at 5:55 a.m. on Thursday for driving under a suspended or revoked license.
Hannah Morrison, 17, of Howard was cited at 7:25 a.m. on Thursday for running a stop-sign.
Rebecca Oross, 18, of Mount Vernon was cited at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday for failing to yield when entering the roadway.
Hollie Henwood, 42, of Fredericktown was cited at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday for failing to control his vehicle.
Terry Byrd, 42, of Mount Vernon was cited at 5:35 p.m. on Thursday for operating a vehicle with expired or unlawful plates.
Destiny Calbert, 20, of Mount Vernon was cited at 11:10 a.m. on Friday for failing to assure a clear driving-distance ahead and for driving an unsafe vehicle.
Joseph Belcher, 76, of Mount Vernon was cited 1:55 p.m. on Saturday for operating a vehicle with expired or unlawful plates.


Accidents:
At 10:45 a.m. on Friday, a 2012 Chevy Volt belonging to Stephanie A. Sharp of Mount Vernon was parked on S. Main Street near Ohio Avenue. An unknown vehicle struck it, damaging its rear bumper, and fled the scene.
At 11:10 a.m. on Friday, Deborah K. Heasley, 58, of Warsaw was heading eastbound on Coshocton Avenue in her 2015 Ford Explorer and stopped for a red-light at the entrance to the Tractor Supply Company. Destiny K. Calbert, 20, of Mount Vernon approached her from behind in her 2002 Chevy Cavalier, failed to stop, and rear-ended Heasley’s vehicle. Both vehicles had been moved into the TSC parking lot before an officer arrived on the scene.
At noon on Saturday, a 2006 Toyota Prius belonging to Arthur J. Mizer, Jr. of Mount Vernon was parked on Laurelwood Drive near Park Road. An unknown vehicle struck it, damaging its rear bumper, and fled the scene. A witness provided a statement.
At 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, Hollie Jo Henwood, 42, of Fredericktown was traveling westbound on Plaza Drive in her 2003 Chrysler Sebring near Vernonview Drive. She swerved to avoid a stray cat, left the right side of the roadway, struck a fire hydrant, returned to the roadway, and then drove home before reporting the incident. She was cited for the incident.
At 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, Samuel A. Stimpert, 76, of Mount Vernon was westbound on Coshocton Avenue in his 2013 Kia Rio. Jeffery Vanscyoc, 59, of Mount Vernon was immediately behind him in his 2000 Chevy EX3. When Stimpert slowed/stopped for a red-light at Vernonview Drive, Vanscyoc’s brakes failed and he was unable to stop. Vanscyoc rear-ended Stimpert’s vehicle.
At 6:35 a.m. on Friday, Kelly M. Mullins, 33, of Howard was traveling westbound on E. Chestnut Street in his BMW 38I. Richard W. Cly, 33, of Howard was immediately behind him in his 1998 Toyota Tacoma. Mullins stopped for traffic at McArthur Street but Cly failed to stop and rear-ended him. Cly was cited for the incident.
At 7:20 a.m. on Thursday, Jessica Ann Stryker, 25, of Fredericktown was traveling eastbound on E. High Street in his 2011 Hyundai Elantra. Hanna Rain Morrison, 17, of Howard was traveling southbound on N. Edgewood Road in his 2002 Chevy Cavalier. Morrison failed to yield at the posted stop-sign and turned into the path of Stryker’s vehicle. Stryker’s left front struck Morrison’s right front and the impact pushed both vehicles into the front of a 2015 Ford Mustang, driven by Rodney V. Zolman, 46, of Mount Vernon, which was stopped facing south on N. Edgewood at the stop-sign. Morrison was cited for the incident.
At 7:50 a.m. on Thursday, a 2015 Acura belonging to Terry L. Randall of Fredericktown was parked in the parking lot of the Knox County Court of Common Pleas. At an unknown time, an unknown vehicle struck it and fled the scene.


Incidents:
At 7:20 p.m. on Thursday, an officer responded to a reported theft at the Wal-Mart.
At 9:05 p.m. on Thursday, officers responded to a report of a suspicious female in the area of Sychar Road and E. Burgess Street. A suspect was identified and a baggie containing a “crystal-like substance” and one suboxone pill was collected as evidence.
At 12:45 p.m. on Friday, officers responded to a report of domestic violence at a residence on the 100-block of Mansfield Avenue. A suspect was identified.
At 8:10 p.m. on Friday, an officer responded to a report of a theft—of a panda phone case—at the Escape Zone on S. Main Street.
At 1:05 p.m. on Saturday, an officer responded to an activated business alarm at Winestein’s on Howard Street. The exterior of the business appeared secure and in-order. No key-holder was available so the officer left the scene.
At 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, a victim reported that his 26” Trek mountain bike had been stolen from his residence on the 500-block of E. Burgess Street. The bicycle had been locked with a chain but the chain had been cut.
At 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, an officer responded to a report of a shoplifting incident at Y Not Cycling and Fitness on S. Main Street. A suspect was identified. Stolen items included a Niterider 650 Lumens light, a long-sleeve yellow Trek jersey, and a Bontrager light with a combined value of $419.97.
At 8:35 p.m. on Saturday, an officer responded to a report of a shoplifting incident at Shoe Sensation on Coshocton Avenue. A suspect was identified.
At 9:55 p.m. on Saturday, an officer responded to a reported disturbance on the 1400-block of N. Mulberry Street. The windshield of the victim’s vehicle was cracked and soda had been dumped all over the interior of the vehicle. A suspect was identified.
At 5:35 a.m. on Saturday, officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle on Lawn Avenue. A 2002 Chevy TK was noted as stolen. A white scarf, a pair of yoga pants, a pair of sunglasses, a black-and-purple striped blouse, and other items were recovered. A piece of white paper with a heel print was collected as evidence.
At 9:15 a.m. on Sunday, an officer met with an individual on the 700-block of Coshocton Avenue to discuss the theft of a 1996 Honda Civic and several other items. A gray Bluetooth speaker and a pair of Pugs glasses was recovered. A 1993 Chevy Blazer and a 1997 Plymouth minivan, each containing several items, were later identified by their owners and recovered. An investigation remains ongoing.
At 9:00 a.m. on July 23, the MVPD was contacted regarding the theft of an iPad from an office on the 100-block of E. Pleasant Street.
At 3:35 p.m. on Sunday, an officer responded to a reported shoplifting incident at Kroger. A suspect was arrested. Two USDA beef chuck steaks, a pack of McCormick Montreal Steak seasoning, a 15-oz bottle of Johnson’s head-to-toe bath, and two tubes of Orajel teething pain relief gel were recovered.
At 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, an officer responded to a reported shoplifting incident at Kroger. A suspect was identified and two bottles of Prestige vodka and a container of daiquiri mix were recovered.
At 2:35 a.m. on Sunday, an officer made contact with two individuals in an alley on the 00-block of Washington Street. Two syringes, a syringe cap, a metal spoon, some green and black string, and a ziplock bag containing powder residue were collected as evidence. Two suspects were identified and arrested.
At 3:20 a.m. on Monday, officers responded to a reported disturbance at a residence on the 900-block of Beech Street. A suspect was identified and arrested.
At 8:15 a.m. on Monday, officers responded to a an alleged burglary-in-progress at a residence on the 100-block of Howard Street. They found the front door and a west-side window open. Two officers cleared the interior of the residence and found no one. It was determined that the residence was vacant and that squatters may have been staying inside. The property owner could not be reached and the officers were unable to secure the property.

 


DPD


Juvenile Related:DPD patch
DPD responded to Juveniles out past Curfew riding bikes in Danville Village park. 9/3.

DPD responded to a missing male Juvenile. That the parent later found at a friends residence 9/4.

911 Hang up:
DPD responded to a 911 hang up call in the 100 block of East Main Street 9/3.

DPD responded to a 911 hang up call in the 100 block of East Main Street 9/5.

Vandalism: 
DPD responded to a vandalism call in the 10 block of West South Street 9/5.

Disturbance:
DPD responded to an issue between adult male and a female in the area of Center Street 9/4.

Citizen Assist:
DPD responded to a citizen that needed assistance in the area of South Market Street 9/6.

Assist Unit:
DPD assisted a county Deputy with a welfare check of an adult female on Millersburg road 9/3.

DPD assisted county Deputies with a search for suspects out of Burglary 9/7.

DPD assisted a State Highway patrol officer with a traffic stop 9/7.

Warrant:
Kyle brown was picked on warrant out of Knox County.

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