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VWCO Sheriff’s activity log 10/21/2023

Saturday October 21, 2023

4:35 a.m. – Deputies responded to an area of Ohio 66 in Washington Township for a motor vehicle crash involving a deer. No injuries were reported.

6:40 a.m. – Deputies responded to an area of U.S. 30 in Washington Township for a motor vehicle crash involving a deer. No injuries were reported.

7:58 a.m. – Dispatched Middle Point Fire to a silo fire in Allen County, Ohio.

9:23 a.m. – Deputies responded with Convoy Fire to a report of a car fire on Ohio 49 in Harrison Township.

10:08 a.m. – Dispatched Van Wert EMS to a residence on Peter Collins Road in Pleasant Township for a subject having difficulty breathing.

10:13 a.m. – Dispatched Ohio City EMS to an area of U.S. 127 in Liberty Township for a subject that was walking and not feeling well.

12:00 p.m. – Deputies assisted with a funeral escort from the City of Van Wert to Ridge Cemetery.

2:45 p.m. – Deputies assisted with a funeral escort from the City of Van Wert to Wright Cemetery in Jennings Township.

6:43 p.m. – Deputies served a warrant issued by an Allen County, Indiana Court for illegal conveyance of drugs. Mauro DeJesus-Lopez, 41, of Van Wert is being held at the Van Wert County Correctional Facility pending extradition.

7:00 p.m. – Dispatched Van Wert EMS to a residence on Lincoln Highway in Pleasant Township for a subject with high blood pressure.

7:34 p.m. – Deputies responded to a residence on Convoy Road in Tully Township for a motor vehicle crash involving a deer. No injuries were reported.

7:54 p.m. – Deputies responded to an area of Gamble Road in Ridge Township on a complaint of reckless driving. The vehicle involved was later located on U.S. 127. The deputy conducted a traffic stop on the
vehicle for a speed violation. The operator was issued a citation for a speed of 89 in a 55.

8:00 p.m. – Deputies responded to a location on Fox Road in the City of Van Wert to assist a motorist locked out of their vehicle.

8:07 p.m. – Deputies responded to an area of Carpenter Road in Washington Township on a report of suspicious activity.

10:05 p.m. – Deputies responded to an area of the Community Building in the Village of Middle Point on a complaint of suspicious activity.

10:19 p.m. – Deputies responded to an area of Ohio 49 in Tully Township for a motor vehicle crash involving a deer. No injuries were reported.

POSTED: 10/23/23 at 12:24 pm. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement