Police reports from Northmont area law enforcement agencies

The following information has been provided by Northmont area police departments. The information listed in this column is considered public record and is available to anyone seeking information concerning what is provided below.

For purposes of this column, the term “arrested” or “charged” does not necessarily mean the person was taken into physical custody. It could also indicate that a summons was issued to the subject in lieu of physical custody.

All the people listed as “arrested” or “charged” are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Monday, July 11

Clay Township

Report 16-1906-07: Michael A. Smiley, 25, of Brookville, was arrested by Clayton Police on a Clay Township warrant for failure to appear. Smiley was released to a Clay Township officer and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Thursday, July 14

Clay Township

Report 16-1940-07: Police spotted a pickup truck towing a trailer on Westbrook Road and upon running the registration for the trailer discovered that it was reported as stolen out of Trotwood. After stopping the pickup truck and making contact with the driver he claimed he had purchased the trailer for $300 but he had no title or bill of sale. A Trotwood officer arrived and asked the driver how he came to possess the trailer. The driver stated he got it from a friend in Verona. When asked what road in Verona his friend lived on, the driver said he did not know and stated he was borrowing the trailer. The driver then stated he bought the trailer from a guy in Drexel three or four days ago. Sandy’s Towing took custody of the trailer. The driver of the pickup filled out a written statement and was advised by police that he would be contacted at a later time about the trailer.

Monday July 18

City of Englewood

Report 16-040599: Police investigated a domestic dispute at Motel 6. No charges were filed due to conflicting stories and no visible injuries.

Tuesday, July 19

City of Englewood

Report 16-040807: Jazlyn N. Wilder, 18, of Clayton, was charged with aggravated menacing, criminal mischief and was issued a criminal trespass warning. She had been sending threatening text messages to her ex-boyfriend and went to his residence and poured pancake syrup on the driver’s side of the car he drives. Wilder was issued a court summons.

Clay Township

Report 16-1996-07: Lionel B. Triplett III, 41, of Springfield, was charged with passing bad checks at a residence on Pleasant Plain Rd. Triplett came to the victim’s residence to tell her she had numerous trees on her property that needed to be cut down and that one was a danger of possibly falling on her residence. He then stated he needed a special permit from DP&L to cut the trees and that the permit cost $1,130. The victim issued Triplett a check for that amount. She later did some research and that no such permit was required and confronted Triplett. He agreed to refund the money and issued the victim a check for $1,130. When she attempted to cash the check it was returned due to being drawn on a closed account.

Wednesday, July 20

Clay Township

Report 16-2006-07: After pulling a vehicle over for having a broken taillight lens and failure to signal, Caleb M. Jones, 20, of Clayton, was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of marijuana drug paraphernalia. He was issued a court summons and released.

Thursday, July 21

City of Englewood

Report 16-041295: Raytonya J. Glenn, 31, of Trotwood, was charged with theft at Meijer, trespassed from the property and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Friday, July 22

City of Englewood

Report 16-041318: Brandon C. Wood, 32, of Dayton 45405, was charged with theft at Meijer, trespassed from the property and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 16-041461: A 16-year-old female from Trotwood and a 17-year-old female from Xenia were each charged with theft at Wal-Mart. Charges were forwarded to Montgomery County Juvenile Court. Both females were released to an adult.

Saturday, July 23

City of Englewood

Report 16-041616: The theft of a package placed outside of an apartment for mail pickup was reported at the Villas of Englewood. The victim stated the package had only been outside her door for approximately 10 minutes because she placed it there when she saw the mail carrier in the parking lot.

Report 16-041641: During a traffic stop Terrence D. Collins, 26, of Dayton 45405, was arrested on a warrant issued by Kettering Municipal Court for a traffic offense. Collins was also charged with speeding and driving under suspension before being taken into custody and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Sunday, July 24

City of Englewood

Report 16-041727: Police responded to Meijer on the report of a male shoplifter running from the store. The suspect fled toward Steak ‘n Shake. All merchandise was recovered. Police were unable to locate the suspect. A short time later store security reported a second male who was observed with the suspect that fled the store appeared to be about to attempt a theft. The second male dropped all merchandise before exiting the store. Police identified the second male and checked his vehicle to see if the first suspect was hiding inside. No charges were filed.

Report 16-041806: Unknown subjects removed the rear license plate from a vehicle while it was parked in the Kroger lot. The victim stated the plate was on her vehicle when she entered the store but was gone when she came out. It was secured with four license plate bolts and had a Walker dealership frame around the plate.


By Ron Nunnari

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