GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- A U-Haul truck reported stolen out of Boardman Township was recovered at Duck Creek Road near Pine Lake Road at 9:58 a.m. May 13.
- Police charged a 16-year-old resident of the Sharon Lynn Home for Girls with failure to comply, obstructing official business and disorderly conduct with persistence after refusing to follow commands to get out of the roadway at 9:52 p.m. May 13.
- Police responded to a burglary report in the 15000 block of Garfield Road at 4:30 p.m. May 14.
- Police responded to an assault report at the Sharon Lynn Home for Girls at 7:32 p.m. May 14.
- Police responded to a report of three juveniles who left the Sharon Lynn Home for Girls without permission at 10:29 p.m. May 15. They were found and returned to the facility.
- A U.S. Route 62 resident reported at 10:15 a.m. May 16 that someone had used her debit card number at two different locations in Akron.
- Police investigated a report of telephone harassment in the 6000 block of state Route 165 at 10:41 p.m. May 16.
- Police responded to a disorderly conduct report in the 18000 block of Fifth Street in Beloit at 5:31 p.m. May 17.
- Police responded to a West Main Street, Beloit, home at 1:55 p.m. May 21 where a man reported thoughts of harming himself. He was transported to the hospital for evaluation.
- Police responded to a theft report in the 11000 block of Beaver Creek Road at 2:57 p.m. May 21.
- A Garfield Road resident reported at 6:40 p.m. May 21 that someone had used her social security number to file a tax return.
- Joshua Hill, 18, 166 E. Maryland Ave., Sebring, was arrested for underage consumption after an officer responded to the West Branch High School at 9:30 a.m. May 23 for a report of an intoxicated student.
- Police responded to the Sharon Lynn Home for Girls for a report of a resident who had left without permission at 10:20 p.m. May 23. The resident was found and returned to the facility.
- Ryan H. Hamilton, 27, 18395 Fifth St., Beloit, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for left of center at 2:51 a.m. May 24.
- A Danbury Drive resident reported at 10:44 a.m. May 24 that someone had used his social security number to file a tax return.
- Constable Dan Valentine received a report at 9:33 p.m. Saturday about horses running at large along Butcher Road and Jersey Ridge Road. The area was checked and no horses were located.
- A resident in the 36000 block of Long Crossing reported at 5:36 p.m. Sunday that within the past week or two someone broke into the property and stole copper plumbing, a gray 44-inch Husky riding mower, 12-foot aluminum ladder, and a 24-inch aluminum scaffold as well as hand tools. A catalytic converter and battery were taken from a car parked in the garage and the scaffold belonged to a a person who was storing the items in the garage.
A resident in the 4300 block of Yates Road advised that a man claiming to be from Texas came to the house trying to sell materials for United Local Schools. The man spoke with broken English and was driving a tan-colored car claiming the company was called South Western Advantage. A check of the area was made and the person was not located.
- Police responded to an alarm drop early Tuesday at a business in the 100 block of East State Street, finding the building secure.
- Police responded at 11:51 p.m. Monday to the area of Newgarden Avenue near the railroad tracks in reference to an anonymous caller being followed by another vehicle. The vehicle was not found.
- A clerk at Circle K East on East State Street reported a theft at 9:18 p.m. Monday and another one allegedly involving the same suspect at 11:15 p.m. Monday. A man entered the store, picked up a bottle of wine and concealed it under his arm, leaving without paying. He couldn't be found. The clerk called back and reported the same person came back and stole another bottle of wine. He had changed his clothes.
- A woman called at 9:29 p.m. Monday regarding a reckless vehicle in the 800 block of East Fifth Street. She was concerned about children playing in the area. She was told to call when the offense is occurring, with police promising an extra watch.
- A possible burglary was reported at 7:13 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of East Fifth Street where an officer found the residence secure, then saw two glass doors at the rear of the residence had been shattered. The doors led to an enclosed porch, but the access door to the house was secure. A message was left for the property owner.
- Police were called at 4:12 p.m. Monday to the 100 block of Washington Avenue for an assault. A man was found at the bottom of the stairs at the doorway to an apartment, with a head laceration visible. He told police he was attacked while sleeping and did not know who attacked him. All he said he saw was a male, then lost consciousness. Upon regaining consciousness, he called police. He was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center. Police checked the apartment and found no one inside.
- A woman reported at 3:02 p.m. Monday that two dogs from an address in the 600 block of Woodland Avenue attacked her dog while they were walking in the area.
- Police assisted the Sheriff's Office with locating a woman wanted on a warrant at 12:09 p.m. Monday. The woman was taken into custody by a deputy at a property on East State Street.
- A man reported at midnight Monday he was following a possible drunk driver eastbound on state Route 14 into the city. Police found the vehicle on state Route 164 and initiated a traffic stop after observing a violation. The driver, John J. Dunlop, 54, Negley, was arrested and cited for OVI, left of center, seat belt and open container.
- Ben Washburn reported at 12:23 a.m. Monday there was loud noise coming from an East Friend Street home. Police went and heard no loud talking or music.
- A woman reported at 1:34 p.m. Monday a man was walking northbound on North Main Street into the road and appeared to be intoxicated. Police found the man and spoke with him and discovered he was not intoxicated but was not feeling well. He was taken to his home at Camelot apartments.
- A man reported at 9:25 p.m. Monday someone was open burning on East Friend Street causing the entire area to be smoke filled. Police found the smoke was coming from a cook out and the resident had put water on it.
- A woman reported at 11:25 p.m. May 22 a woman living on the top floor of the Life-Line apartments was yelling out the back of the building for her two missing dogs and it was keeping the neighbors awake. Sgt. Hancock told Cindy Tice to keep the noise down.
- Bryant Nestor reported at noon Friday he had a woman in his car who was refusing to get out after yelling and screaming at him and throwing things. Police spoke with Destiny Stoffel, who said they were having personal problems and she was mad and began yelling and swearing at Nestor. Police told her to get out of the car and she was picked up by her father.
- Crystal Viznicky, West Lincoln Way, reported at 12:52 p.m. Friday Scott Rudder was making rude comments to her husband and calling him names. She said Rudder was visiting the neighbor and making it so her husband does not want to go outside. Police told her to call the department when Rudder is there and they would respond.
- Courtney Wolfe, East Chestnut Street, Lisbon, reported at 1:32 p.m. Friday threats were made on Facebook between her husband's ex-wife and her husband's sister.
- The sheriff's office transferred a call at 2:10 a.m. Saturday regarding a fight at the Night Court. Police spoke with Andy Spooner, who was intoxicated and injured and told police he and his friend Bradly Long were attacked by a group of people. Long was also intoxicated, injured and unconscious but later awoke and told police there was no altercation but that he had laid down to take a nap. The two men were taken by KLG Ambulance to a medical facility. No identifications were given for the alleged attackers.
- Sheryle Reynolds, East Lincoln Way, reported at 5:25 a.m. Sunday two men were fighting on the lawn next to her home and one of them was on the ground and the other one left in a PT Cruiser toward Carter Lumber. The other man then got up and took off on foot. Police checked the area but did not find the men.
- Ralph J. Goist, 51, Metz Road, New Waterford, was making a left turn from West Lincoln Way onto North Market Street and struck Lucas Amanda Lynn, 26, North Beaver Street, Lisbon. Goist was cited for failure to control.
- At 7:46 p.m. Sunday police responded to a report of small children left unattended in a vehicle while their mother went in to Save-A-Lot. Police spoke with the seven-year-old boy who was doing well and his sister was asleep. The car was parked in the shade and the windows were open. After exiting the store their mother said her son didn't want to go inside.
- Police told Eric Ward to leave Night Court at 1:57 a.m. Saturday upon an employee's request.