The Van Wert County Courthouse

Friday, Apr. 10, 2020

Van Wert Police

March 8, 4:37 p.m. — Forrest E. Houseworth III, 36, of 329 N. Chestnut St., was given a summons to appear in Van Wert Municipal Court.

March 3, 3:30 p.m. — Kyle D. Houts, 37, of Celina, was picked up at Celina Police Department and transported to Van Wert in connection with an outstanding Van Wert Municipal Court warrant.

February 28, 10:53 p.m. — Kasey L. Schisler, 31, of 1133 W. Main St., Apt. A, was charged with domestic violence in connection with an incident that occurred at his residence.

February 29, 1 a.m. — Tara Jo Pernell, 37, of 737 S. Tyler St., was charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at her residence.

February 26, 1:40 p.m. — Bethany L. Nicholson, 30, of 816 Elm St., Apt. 1, was cited for domestic violence for an incident that occurred at her residence.

February 25, 8:32 p.m. — Amanda M. Lazarus, 35, of Thistlewood Apartments, Apt. 237, was arrested on a warrant issued in Indiana.

POSTED: 03/10/20 at 7:42 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

February 19, 3:32 p.m. — Nathan L.G. Williams, 27, of 11346 Bergner Road, was charged with theft in connection with a shoplifting incident at the local Walmart store.

February 18, 8:46 a.m. — Carmel L. Maynard, 29, of 1116 Kear Road, Apt. 32, was charged with filing a report that falsely incriminated another person.

February 18, 12:19 p.m. — Jacob E. Thomas, 28, of 721 Glenn St., was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court while in the 200 block of North Washington Street.

February 16, 9:47 p.m. — John A. Ashbaugh, 47, of 612 Congress St., was arrested on a felony warrant issued in Tennessee.

POSTED: 02/28/20 at 2:31 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

February 10, 5:12 a.m. — James A.L. Vibbert, 22, of 921 Woodland Ave., was cited for possession of drug abuse instruments while in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

February 9, 6:28 p.m. — Travis A. Dudgeon, 40, of Delphos, was charged with operating a motor vehicle while impaired (OVI) and driving without headlights as a result of a traffic stop near the intersection of Sycamore and Wayne streets.

February 7, 8:06 a.m. — Goodwill Industries, 206 Towne Center Blvd., reported receiving a counterfeit bill.

February 8, 6:45 a.m. — Kaden C. Agler-Phillips, 21, of 504 S. Wayne St., was cited for OVI following an accident in the 100 block of West Third Street.

February 7, 4:37 p.m. — Dwayne S. Watts, 33, of Ottawa, was arrested on a warrant issued in Putnam County Common Pleas Court while near the intersection of Center Street and Wesley Drive.

February 7, 7:33 p.m. — Paula J. Garcia, 63, of 228 W. Second St., was cited for failing to confine animals following an incident at her residence.

February 3, 2:44 p.m. — Kyle E. Barnes, 33, of 1122 E. Central Ave., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office.

January 30, 5:22 p.m. — Jason N. Eddins, 42, of 125 Keplar St., was charged with domestic violence related to an incident at his residence.

January 29, 6:40 a.m. — Robert E. Thompson, 36, of 1007 Haley St., was charged with criminal trespassing for being on the grounds of the Van Wert County Regional Airport.

POSTED: 02/11/20 at 4:15 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

January 26, 12:47 p.m. — Elisha J. Secrist, 22, of 243 College Ave., was charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at his residence.

January 25, 12:12 p.m. — Dustin T. Cooper, 35, of 328 S. Vine St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant, and Drew Kenny, 26, of 308 S. Chestnut St., was arrested on a pick-up order from the Ohio Parole Authority following a traffic stop near the intersection of Race and Main streets.

January 24, 2:47 p.m. — Stephany N. Wilson, 27, of Convoy, was cited for obstruction of justice for providing aid and transportation to a person she knew was the object of an active arrest warrant.

January 25, 10:02 p.m. — Jessica K. Sutherland, 41, of 139 Idlewood Drive, was arrested at Van Wert Health on an active warrant issued in Celina Municipal Court.

January 24, 8:44 a.m. — James B. Fuller, 40, of 501 Blaine St., was arrested on an active warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court, and was also charged with one count of obstructing official business.

January 24, 8:22 p.m. — David J. Bashore, 47, of 226 N. Chestnut St., was issued an affidavit for Van Wert Municipal Court while at his residence.

January 24, 1:10 a.m. — Justin R. Reiley, 37, of 321 Gordon Ave., was charged with theft of a motor vehicle in connection with a vehicle stolen in the 700 block of South Shannon Street.

January 22, 3:12 p.m. — Alexis E. Moellering, 23, of 14837 Ohio 709, Van Wert, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia during a traffic stop near the intersection of Main and Walnut streets.

January 20, 7:27 p.m. — Joshua D. Finfrock, 34, of Paulding, was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired following a traffic stop in the 400 block of North Franklin Street.

January 18, 9:52 p.m. — Stephanie K. Davis, 35, of 108 S. Franklin St., was charged with domestic violence in connection with an incident that occurred at her residence.

January 18, 6:25 p.m. — Louis A. Martz, 38, of 333 N. Washington St., Apt. 3, was cited for domestic violence for an incident that occurred at his residence.

January 15, 7:46 p.m. — Michael D. Hipsley, 35, of 315 N. Race St., was cited for criminal damaging and possession of marijuana paraphernalia after police responded to a report of a person kicking machines at Dit & Toes Laundromat, 634 N. Washington St.

POSTED: 01/28/20 at 4:34 pm. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

December 21, 9:54 p.m. Tyler A. Coby, 24, of Spencerville, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court while at the police station.

December 21, 12:06 p.m. Taylor A. Vannett, 20, of 515 W. Wayne St., was charged with theft for an alleged shoplifting incident at the local Walmart store.

December 20, 9:18 p.m. Drew A. Kenny, 26, of 308 S. Chestnut St., was arrested on a warrant issued on behalf of the Ohio Adult Parole Authority.

December 18, 11:17 a.m. Two unidentified juveniles were charged with possession of marijuana while at Van Wert High School.

December 19, 1:14 p.m. Jermaine W. Defore, 24, of 1135 Olympic Drive, was arrested on a warrant issued by Putnam County Juvenile Court while police were investigating a theft at Fairview Laundromat, 1190 S. Washington St.

December 18, 2:46 p.m. Carrie L. Dunn, 34, of 1161 E. Ervin Road, was arrested on a warrant issued in Van Wert Municipal Court.

December 18, 6:10 p.m. Frederick E. Sargent Jr., 58, of Hicksville, was charged with operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI) in connection with an accident that occurred at the intersection of Leeson Avenue and Davis Street.

December 18, 9:43 a.m. Richard E. McCoy, 82, of 314 S. Race St., was served with a warrant charging him with having a nuisance property.

December 16, 7:55 a.m. Troy B. Miller, 56, of 628 N. Walnut St., was cited for OVI and driving without a valid operator’s license following a traffic stop at the intersection of Gleason Avenue and Walnut Street.

December 14, 8:56 a.m. Jeromy L. Harvey, 38, of 419½ E. Main St., was cited for OVI following a traffic stop in the 700 block of East Main Street.

December 13, 1:49 a.m. Joseph M. Thomas, 28, of Ohio City, was cited for OVI following a traffic stop in the 1200 block of South Washington Street.

December 4, 11:10 p.m. Sonny A. Metzger, 45, of 507 Bonnewitz Ave., was cited for OVI following a traffic stop in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

POSTED: 12/23/19 at 9:40 pm. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

October 27, 4:25 p.m. — Eric L. Duncan, 46, of 16709 U.S. 224, was served with an affidavit from Van Wert Municipal Court while at the Municipal Building, 515 E. Main St.

October 25, 12:27 p.m. — Mitchell G. Grote, 23, no address listed, was arrested for being in possession of a stolen vehicle. He was taken to the Van Wert County Correctional Facility.

October 26, 4 p.m. — Tasha E. Cansler, 41, a resident of the YWCA, 408 E. Main St., was arrested on a Municipal Court warrant.

October 24, 4:06 p.m. — Lance M.H. Hartman, 26, of 429 Gordon Ave., Apt. B, was arrested on a warrant issued in Auglaize County while at his residence.

October 23, 10:36 p.m. — Danae L. Brown, 17, of 1140-F Bell Ave., was arrested on a charge of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

October 22, 9:47 p.m. — Drew A. Kenny, 26, of 308 S. Chestnut St., was arrested on an Adult Parole Authority warrant while in the 300 block of North Wayne Street.

October 22, 8:33 a.m. — Wassenberg Art Center, 214 S. Washington St., reported damage to an outside concession stand and the theft of a wrench from the building.

October 19, 1:16 p.m. — Brent A. Perl, 39, of Convoy, was charged with violating a civil protection order while at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds.

October 20, 1:15 a.m. — Elisha J. Secrist, 22, of 243 College Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant while in the 200 block of East Main Street.

October 18, 4:34 p.m. — Daniel S. Craig, 37, of 403 N. Race St., was cited for domestic violence for an incident that occurred in the 300 block of South Tyler Street.

October 19, 5:18 a.m. — Elisha J. Secrist, 22, of 243 College Ave., Robert B. Sutton, 59, of Columbia City, Indiana, and Matthew L. Brown, 58, of 1032 Elm St., were all cited for disorderly conduct for a disturbance at 243 College Ave.

October 15, 3:34 p.m. — Jeffery S. Riley, 40, of 811 Kear Road, and Joseph T. Max, 28, of Ohio City, were each charged with disorderly conduct for an incident at Van Wert Health, 1250 S. Washington St.

POSTED: 10/29/19 at 7:14 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

October 7, 4:35 p.m. — Paul E. Lindeman, 46, of Fort Jennings, was summoned for a nuisance ordinance violation into Van Wert Municipal Court.

October 7, 12:53 p.m. — Clarissa A. Dull, 31, of 126 E. Third St., was served with an affidavit from Van Wert Municipal Court.

October 5, 11:10 p.m. — Heather Sue Replogle, 34, of 309 N. Race St., was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired (OVI), endangering children, and an open container violation as a result of a fight report at Quail Run Apartments, 639 N. Franklin St.

October 5, 7:51 p.m. — Nicholas D. Gardner, 33, of 514 George St., was cited for OVI and no operator’s license following a traffic stop near the intersection of George and Lynn streets.

October 4, 11:05 a.m. — Kelli Jo Knapke, 58, of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 26, was cited for criminal trespass.

October 6, 8:13 p.m. — Tyler A. Coby, 24, of Spencerville, was served with a Van Wert Municipal Court warrant while in the 100 block of East Second Street.

October 2, 1:07 a.m. — Austin M. Nickols, 20, of 308 W. Maple Ave., was cited for underage consumption, while Christopher G. Klewer, 20, of Haviland, was cited for underage possession of alcohol and underage consumption while both were in the 300 block of East Jackson Street.

September 29, 8:53 p.m. — Lori A. Webster, 58, of 208 E. Sycamore St., was cited for domestic violence as a result of an altercation at her residence.

POSTED: 10/15/19 at 9:35 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

September 22, 4:55 p.m. — Jeffery S. Closson Sr., 33, and Mica F. Closson, 32, both of 816 W. Main St., Apt. 14, were charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at their residence.

September 22, 4:47 p.m. — Sabrina A. Kline, 30, of Haviland, was charged with theft in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident at the Van Wert Walmart Supercenter.

September 21, 3:12 a.m. — Alisa R. Roberts, 17, of Convoy, was cited for furnishing a place for underage consumption, underage consumption, and an open container violation, while Kelsey R. Thompson, 19, of Ohio City, was cited for underage consumption for an incident that occurred at Taco Bell in Van Wert.

September 21, 11:37 a.m. — Bobby L. Burnett, 25, of Venedocia, was arrested on an outstanding warrant while in the 400 block of East Main Street.

September 16, 2:36 p.m. — April R. Ladd, 37, of 734 N. Washington St., was arrested on a felony warrant issued by Van Wert County Common Pleas Court after a traffic stop in the 700 block of Monroe Street. Korbin S. Taylor, 21, of 303 S. Vine St., was also cited for possession of drug abuse instruments and paraphernalia.

September 17, 2:28 a.m. — Amber L. Patton, 24, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, was cited for operating a vehicle while impaired, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, and was given a traffic citation for failing to stay within marked lanes.

September 16, 9:28 a.m. — The theft of a golf cart was reported at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds.

September 15, 12:16 a.m. — Kyle E. Barnes, 32, of 620 W. Main St., was cited for disorderly conduct-persisting, after he was found intoxicated and disorderly in the 300 block of South Race Street.

September 12, 12:39 a.m. — Kelly Alvarez Jr., 24, of Celina, was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a drug abuse instrument as a result of a traffic stop near the intersection of Third and Washington streets.

September 16, 4:38 a.m. — Jakob R. Williams, 19, of 126 Logan St., and Jared W. Shaffer, 20, of 409 Boyd Ave., were both cited for underage consumption in the 200 block of South Franklin Street.

September 2, 12:39 p.m. — Michael D. Hipsley, 34, of 315 S. Race St., was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia while in the 600 block of North Washington Street.

September 1, 8:30 p.m. — Jami K. Flory, 33, of 729 W. Main St., was charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred at her residence.

September 1, 5:19 p.m. — Jose A. Sanchez, 40, of 811 E. Main St., was charged with domestic violence in connection with an incident that occurred in the 500 block of North Race Street.

POSTED: 09/23/19 at 10:57 pm. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Delphos Police Department

September 4, no time listed — Andrez Reed, 20, of Delphos, was cited for driving under a Financial Responsibility Act suspension after he was found driving on a suspended license during a traffic stop in Delphos. He will appear in Lima Municipal Court on the charge.

September 4, no time listed — Lacy Sheets, 38, of Delphos, was issued a summons to appear in Lima Municipal Court on a charge of theft in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident at a business in the 1100 block of Elida Avenue.

POSTED: 09/07/19 at 6:31 am. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement

Van Wert Police

August 25, 8:12 a.m. — Jason L. Mitchell, 45, of 317 Thorn St., was arrested on a Van Wert Municipal Court warrant while at the Municipal Building, 515 E. Main St.

August 25, 5:27 a.m. — Gary D. Heyne, 58, of Celina, was arrested by the Celina Police Department on a Van Wert Municipal Court warrant and transported to Van Wert.

August 24, 10:58 a.m. — Tyler C. Enmark, 24, of 1008 E. Main St., was charged with assault for an incident that occurred at his residence.

August 23, 5:31 p.m. — Sonny A. Metzger, 44, of 507 Bonnewitz Ave., was arrested on a Lima Municipal Court warrant while in the 600 block of North Washington Street.

August 22, 7:34 p.m. — A 15-year-old Marsh Foundation resident was cited for being an unruly juvenile.

August 21, 8:16 p.m. — Nicole L. Martin, 34, of 1111 W. Main St., Apt. B, was charged with domestic violence in connection with an altercation in the 500 block of North Chestnut Street.

August 19, 9:51 p.m. — Katrina M. McDavid, 40, of Lima, was cited for disorderly conduct for urinating in the Van Wert Police Department parking lot.

August 16, 10:32 p.m. — Jason A. Zamora, 41, of Payne, was arrested on a Paulding County Common Pleas Court warrant while near the intersection of Central Avenue and Vine Street.

August 12, 8:28 p.m. — Allan K. Joseph, 61, of Ohio City, was cited for possession of a drug abuse instrument while in Franklin Park.

POSTED: 08/26/19 at 9:34 pm. FILED UNDER: Law Enforcement