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.

Wednesday, Sept. 14

City of Union

Report 16-051667: A missing juvenile was reported on Westrock Farm Road. Unruly juvenile charges were filed against a 15-year-old female and forwarded to Montgomery County Juvenile Court.

Thursday, Sept. 15

City of Union

Report 16-051850: Thomas E. Lee, 40, of Union, was charged with domestic violence and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Tuesday, Sept. 20

City of Union

Report 16-052560: Police responded to P&G on the report of a fight. Upon arrival the officer encountered a manager who was out of breath and who stated the suspect had just fled the scene. Two females got involved in a fight and one threw box at the other female and struck her in the face. The victim’s boyfriend was at the scene and management asked that he be trespassed from the property. Police discovered he had a warrant for his arrest (see report 16-052560).

Report 16-052560: Byron E. Finklea, 20, of Dayton 45405, was arrested on a warrant issued by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. He was released to a sheriff’s deputy and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Wednesday, Sept. 21

City of Union

Report 16-052887: Michael M. Mangold, 23, of West Carrollton, was charged with domestic violence and endangering children. He fled the scene. Charges were forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Friday, Sept. 23

City of Union

Report 16-053143: Theft of a watch was reported in the 200 block of W. Martindale Rd. The victim said a female who was coming to his home to help with housework left early and unexpectedly one day and he discovered his dresser drawer partially open and his watch missing. The case is under investigation.

Report 16-053150: Dwight V. Lowe, 59, had a warrant for his arrest but was issued a summons to appear in court at a later date.

Saturday, Sept. 24

City of Union

Report 16-053454: Amy S. Williams, 41, of West Milton, was charged with domestic violence and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Clay Township

Report 16-2693-09: An officer pulled a vehicle over on State Route 49 at Interstate 70 for not having a muffler. During the traffic stop police found marijuana residue inside a Crown Royal bag. Jesse E. Shouse, 22, of Vandalia, was charged with possession of marijuana drug paraphernalia. He was issued a court summons and released.

Sunday, Sept. 25

City of Union

Report 16-053677: Brandon L. Hassell, 26, of Englewood, was charged with criminal damaging on Beery Boulevard and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Monday, Sept. 26

City of Englewood

Report 16-053684: Police were dispatched to Buffalo Wild Wings on the report of a theft of food service and were advised the suspects had fled south on Main Street in a white Chevy Impala. Officers were informed that threats had been made by the suspects to “shoot the place up.” An officer responding to the call located the suspect’s vehicle and stopped it in the 9100 block of N. Main St. A second Englewood officer and two Clayton officers responded to assist. Cadijah R. Spears, 22, of Dayton 45414, was charged with theft and aggravated menacing and Janesha L. Smith, 19, of Trotwood, was charged with theft. Spears and Smith were taken into custody and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 16-053785: Lacracia L. Snowden-Davis, 37, of Dayton 45405, was charged with theft at Wal-Mart. She was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 16-053787: Mark A. Harville, 54, of Clayton, was charged with theft at Meijer and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 16-053817: A Letter carrier was bitten by a Jack Russell Terrier in the 100 block of Katy Lane. Richard E. Loxley, 46, of Englewood, was charged with control of dogs and was issued a 10 day quarantine order to the dog. A court summons was issued.

Report 16-053833: Police responded to the Kleptz YMCA on the report of a group of juveniles fighting inside the facility. Two 16-year-old males and a 14-year-old male were each charged with disorderly conduct / fighting. One of the 16-year-old males was transported to the Montgomery County Juvenile Justice Center. The other two males were released to their mother. Charges were forwarded to Montgomery County Juvenile Court.

City of Union

Report 16-053814: Angel L. Blackburn, 41, of Union, was charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication after overdosing on heroin. She was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment and issued a summons to appear in court.

Report 16-053843: Theft of various items was reported in the 100 block of Waldwick Farm. Charges are pending.

Tuesday, Sept. 27

City of Union

Report 16-053947: The theft of checks and forgery was reported by a resident of S. Montgomery St.

Clay Township

Report 16-2714-09: Police responded to the 10700 block of Preble county Line Road on the report of an assault. The victim alleged that female neighbor opened the gate to the fence separating their two properties and said something to him, but he could not understand what she said and he ignored her. The victim, who was on his riding mower cutting the grass, then alleged that the female neighbor’s husband came into his yard and punched him in the left side of his face. Police contacted the neighbors who denied the allegations. Jerome P. Freiberger, Jr., 58, was charged with assault. He was issued a court summons.

Wednesday, Sept. 28

City of Clayton

Report 16-2297: Burglary was reported in the 6500 block of Salem Pike. The victim told police that when he came home and pulled into his driveway just after 12:30 a.m. he observed a male dressed entirely in black standing in his garage. When the male saw the victim’s vehicle pulling into the driveway he ran west towards United Dairy Farmers. The path the suspect fled has an abrupt four to five foot drop. The suspect either jumped or fell at the drop and then attempted to run through very thick brush. As police checked the area they observed a vehicle parked on the side of United Dairy Farmers with a male subject sitting in the passenger seat. The male told police he was waiting for his friend to come out of the store. After checking with store employees police learned there were no customers inside the business. Officers asked the male to step out of the vehicle and observed several small pieces of vegetation on his back and he was dressed in dark clothing. The male’s skin and hair appeared as if he had been sweating recently. A K-9 unit was called to the scene to perform a track. Police also found a ball cap along the path the suspect fled which had recent sweat stains on it. The cap was collected for evidence. The vehicle the suspect was in had recent activity in the trunk area. The vehicle was secured at the Clayton Police Department awaiting a search warrant.

City of Union

Report 16-054160: Criminal damaging to a vehicle was reported at P&G. An unknown subject pulled the trim strip surrounding the sunroof out.

Thursday, Sept. 29

City of Englewood

Report 16-054379: An unknown subject used an electric saw to cut the catalytic converter off an exhaust system on a car parked in the lot of Carriage House Apartments. The victim obtained an estimate to have the converter replaced at a cost of $800. A neighbor stated that her dog woke her up at 1:30 a.m. barking towards the parking lot.

Friday, Sept. 30

City of Englewood

Report 16-054489: Police responded to Meijer on the report of an attempted theft. A store loss prevention detective stated an unknown female entered the store and placed several jewelry items and shoes inside her large purse. The female exited the general merchandise doors without offering payment for the items. The detective detained the female, took control of the stolen merchandise and began to escort the female back into the store. Upon reaching the interior doors the female turned and ran from the store and fled the parking lot in a Ford Taurus.


By Ron Nunnari

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