Northmont area police reports

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.

Saturday, July 22

City of Clayton

Report 17-1415: Police responded to the intersection of Union and Westbrook roads on the report of a car that drove into a field. Upon arrival an officer found a blue dodge Neon sitting in a soy bean field to the north of Westbrook Road. After approaching the vehicle and making contact with the driver the officer detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. The driver had slurred speech and his eyes were very bloodshot and glassy. The driver admitted to having too much to drink and that he should not have been driving. He also stated that his arms felt “tingly.” A medic was requested to evaluate the driver. Medics arrived and determined the driver did not require medical attention. Christopher M. Bennett, 39, of Brookville, was charged with failure to maintain reasonable control and operating a vehicle intoxicated. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Monday, July 24

City of Englewood

Report 17-043350: Police responded to Motel 6 on the report of two subjects that had not checked out of their room at the required time of 11 a.m. Police found the door to the room open and a female inside packing her bags. The female said she could not wake her friend so that they could leave. She said she met the male two days ago to make money. She stated she used meth last night, but the male had used Fentanyl, which he never uses. She stated he fell out of bed at 4 a.m. and had tried waking him up but was unable to. She said she even dumped cold water on his face and it still did not wake him. The female had slurred speech and was staggering. An Englewood medic crew arrived and they were not able to revive the male with all of the Narcan they had in their ambulance. He was transported to the Good Samaritan North Emergency Room. Danny W. Seiber, 32, of Dayton 45403, was charged with disorderly conduct while voluntarily intoxicated and issued a court summons. Sarah L. Siluk, 39, of Dayton 45414, was charged with disorderly conduct while voluntarily intoxicated and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 17-043352: A 16-year-old male from Springfield was charged with theft without consent at Meijer. He was issued a court summons and released to his sister.

Report 17-043396: Willie Hagood, Jr., 74, of Dayton 45417, was charged with theft without consent and criminal trespass at Meijer. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Tuesday, July 25

City of Clayton

Report 17-1437: An unknown subject slashed both rear tires on a vehicle parked on Cotillion Court.

City of Englewood

Report 17-043637: Alysha M. Houseman, 36, of Brookville, was charged with theft at Walmart and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Wednesday, July 26

City of Clayton

Report 17-1446: Police responded to the 6700 block of Rushleigh Road on the report of suspicious subjects walking around a residence. The caller advised two teenagers walked to the rear of the residence while the other two appeared to be standing in front acting as lookouts. Upon arrival police made contact with the home owner who said she did not know who would be in her yard. As officers walked to the back of the home they could hear the sounds of people jumping a chain link fence and observed four black males and females run out of a yard near the intersection of Rushleigh and Sydenham. All appeared to be juveniles. Police identified themselves and ordered the subjects to stop running but they did not comply. Another approached with his lights and siren on but the juveniles split up and ran into different back yards. Police set up a perimeter but could not locate any of the subjects. Police received another call from a nearby resident that found a flip flop, a gun and a cell phone behind his shed. The gun turned out to be a pellet gun.

City of Englewood

Report 17-043813: A woman came to the police department to report a past occurred theft. The victim stated that an unknown person removed her purse from her unlocked vehicle in the Meijer parking lot on July 22. The purse contained her driver’s license, miscellaneous items and several prescription medications.

Thursday, July 27

City of Englewood

Report 17-043990: An unknown subject removed a wallet from the passenger seat of an unlocked vehicle parked in the rear lot of the Liberty Nursing Center on Lauricella Ct.

Report 17-044027: Sherry A. Maston-Henry, 51, of Dayton 45417, was charged with theft without consent and criminal trespass at Walmart. She was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Clay Township

Report 17-18896-07: During a traffic stop the driver of a vehicle was found to be a wanted subject. Christopher B. Pierce, 26, of Dayton 45414, was arrested on an active warrant out of Montgomery County for failure to appear on an expired registration charge. Pierce was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Friday, July 28

Clay Township

Report 17-18970-07: Police responded to the 6900 block of Brookville-Salem Road on the report of a theft. The victim advised that her ex-boyfriend was at her residence to get his property and alleged that he took 20 suboxone pills from her room and left the residence in a blue Dodge minivan.

Report 17-19069-07: Police responded to Sunoco to check on the welfare of a subject reportedly looking up at the ceiling by the coffee machine. Upon arrival an officer found a white male lying on the floor not breathing in front of the coffee machine. The officer tried to awaken the subject and called for medics to respond to the scene. While assessing the subject the officer found two plastic bags in the victim’s right front pocket. One was filled with a brown powdery substance and the other with a white powdery substance. Good Samaritans at the scene kept the victim’s 2-year-old nephew occupied while the officer kept an open airway on the victim. Phillipsburg Medic 80 arrived and administered multiple doses of Narcan before removing the male to the Samaritan North Emergency Room for further treatment. Police notified the child’s mother and she stated they were supposed to be at the Celina Fair. She responded to the scene and took custody of her son.

Saturday, July 29

City of Clayton

Report 17-1470: A woman who owns a rental home on Allison Avenue came to the police department to report the theft of appliances. She stated that she let her adult daughter and her boyfriend to move into the home as long as they paid rent. The property was furnished with a Frigidaire refrigerator and electric stove and a Whirlpool washer and dryer set. All of the appliances were white. Around July 22 her daughter broke up with her boyfriend and told him to leave the residence. He left and returned on July 25 and when her daughter came home she found him inside the residence and the refrigerator, stove, washer and dryer were missing. He admitted to selling the appliances when confronted. Her daughter did not report the crime right away because she was giving her ex-boyfriend a chance to replace the appliances, but he failed to follow through. Police requested the property owner to have her daughter come to police department to make a statement about the incident as soon as possible. The property owner was concerned about retaliation as the ex-boyfriend told her daughter that if she went to the police he would plant drugs in her mother’s vehicle. She also suspects the ex-boyfriend of being violent with her daughter in the past. The case remains under investigation.

City of Union

Report 17-044426: Kenneth D. Brock, 31, of Dayton 45405, was charged with violating a protection order. Charges were forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Report 17-044443: The Butler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph E. Umphrey, 35, of Evansville, IN on an a warrant issued by Union Police. Umphrey was released to a Union officer and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Sunday, July 30

City of Englewood

Report 17-044512: Police responded to the Comfort Inn on the report of an assault. A male subject stated that he had been assault by his girlfriend. He was bleeding from his face and lip but refused. The couple were in town from Toledo to attend a jazz festival. After the incident she left the area in a purple Dodge Charger. Amber M. Simpson, 31, of Toledo, was charged with assault. Charges were forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Report 17-044616: A 14-year-old female was charged with being unruly on Meadowsweet Drive and was transported to the Montgomery County Juvenile Detention Center.

Report 17-044638: Police responded to Sunoco on the report of a female hitting a male inside a green 4×4 pulling a boat. An officer spotted the vehicle traveling north on Main Street and stopped it at the Englewood Dam. The officer asked if there had been an altercation and the male driver stated “Yes, but it is over now.” He stated that he had pulled into Sunoco because the female had been hitting him while he was driving. The female stated that they had been arguing and admitted to hitting the male a few times. The officer could detect alcohol on the female’s breath. Joelle M. Lochtefeld, 23, of Vandalia, was charged with domestic violence and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

City of Union

Report 17-044556: Kenneth D. Brock, 31, of Dayton 45405, was charged with violating a protection order. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

By Ron Nunnari

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