The Van Wert County Courthouse

Friday, Aug. 19, 2022

Law Enforcement 9/24/13

Van Wert Police

September 22, 1:38 a.m. — Keith Anderson, no age listed, of Fort Wayne, Ind., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired as a result of a city traffic stop.

September 21, 9:38 p.m. — Hunter C. Eberle, 19, of Ohio City, was cited for possession of marijuana as a result of a traffic stop near the intersection of Shannon Street and Westwood Drive.

September 21, 12:58 a.m. — Robert A. Motycka, 26, of 1025 Woodland Ave., was charged with abusing a harmful intoxicant and possession of marijuana a drug paraphernalia as a result of an incident at his residence.

September 20, 4:02 a.m. — Charles S. Tompkins, 18, of 16913 Wren Landeck Road, was cited for underage consumption after he was found to have consumed alcohol while at the local Walmart store.

September 19, 8:09 p.m. — Two 15-year-old residents of the Marsh Foundation were charged with being unruly after they left Vance Hall. One of the youths was also charged with obstructing official business and theft, for allegedly taking items from the local Walmart store.

September 18, 9:12 p.m. — Carl R. Elston, 34, of 710 Liberty St., was charged with theft for allegedly taking two cases of beer from the Black Swamp Bistro, 222 E. Main St.

September 20, 4:02 a.m. — Donald E. Schulte, 19, of Defiance, was taken into custody at the local Walmart store in connection with an escape from the Putnam County Jail. Police arrested Schulte, with assistance from the Ohio State Highway Patrol and Van Wert County Sheriff’s Department.

Delphos Police

No new reports.

POSTED: 09/24/13 at 5:44 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement