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.

Monday, July 31

City of Englewood

Report 17-044814: Police responded to Kroger on the report of an intoxicated male inside the business that kept falling down. When Kroger refused to sell him more alcoholic beverages he requested a medic due to the possibility of experiencing alcohol withdrawal. When police arrived they detected a strong odor of alcohol emanating from the male and he had fresh cuts and bruises on his shins from falling and bumping into objects. He admitted to being intoxicated and stated he would likely experience withdrawals if was not able to consume more alcohol. Jeffrey L. Jones, 54, of Englewood, was charged with disorderly conduct while intoxicated and was issued a no trespass letter. He was issued a court summons and transported to Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment.

Tuesday, Aug. 1

City of Clayton

Report 17-1485: Breaking and entering was discovered by an officer performing business checks at Guitars Etc. on N. Main Street. The officer found the back door unsecured. The store owner responded to the scene but didn’t notice anything missing until the following day when a customer called to inquire about a guitar that had been dropped off for repair. The store owner discovered the guitar was missing and started an inventory of the store. At that time she discovered several guitars and other equipment were missing. A midnight shift sergeant advised that for several days prior to the theft he witnessed a vehicle in the back parking lot that belonged to known female subject who has a history of drug use and an ex-girlfriend of the owner’s son.

City of Englewood

Report 17-045209: An unknown subject shot out the driver’s side window of a vehicle parked in the 1400 block of Woodridge Drive with a BB gun.

Wednesday, Aug. 2

City of Clayton

Report 17-1492: The theft of two refurbished carburetors was reported at Chris’ Carb Shop on N. Main Street. The shop owner stated he had placed both Carter Ball & Ball carburetors on display near the front of the business. They were black, green and silver, zinc plated and valued at $295 each. The shop owner stated that at an unknown time on today’s date someone entered his business and stole both carburetors, or that they had been possibly stolen in a 30-day time period that they were on display. He stated he was busy most of the day with multiple customers.

City of Englewood

Report 17-045243: Police responded to Walmart on the report of shoplifters leaving the store and getting into a minivan. An officer attempted to stop the minivan as it exited its parking space but the vehicle fled. A second officer pulled into the parking lot from the access drive with his emergency lights activated. The suspect vehicle drove toward the officer and drove around the cruiser into oncoming traffic and fled the parking lot. The officer turned around, activated his siren and pursued the minivan as it fled south on Hoke Road. As the minivan approached State Route 49 it traveled left of center into the oncoming lane and turned south on 49. Police pursued the vehicle into Trotwood and as the minivan approached the 49 Connector it traveled to the right of two lanes of stopped traffic, traveled over raised concrete median and then headed east on Shiloh Springs Road. The minivan accelerated to 70-plus miles per hour and ran through several red lights. The minivan pulled into the Meadowlark Apartments at Biddison Drive with an officer directly behind it. Both occupants of the minivan bailed out and fled on foot. The driver ran into an open apartment. The officer tried to kick the door in four times but was unsuccessful. He ran to the rear sliding glass door in case the suspect tried to exit. Trotwood and Dayton police units responded to the scene. With the assistance of Dayton officers the two suspects were located hiding inside the apartment. A third suspect, a female juvenile, who bailed out of the minivan, was located by a Dayton officer hiding behind a trash container at the rear of the apartment complex. She was transported to the Montgomery County Juvenile Intervention Center. Another female juvenile was also transported to the Montgomery County Juvenile Intervention Center. Jazzmond E. Morgan, 18, of Trotwood, was charged with failure to comply with the order of a police officer, theft, driving under suspension and driving under financial responsibility act suspension. She was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Thursday, Aug. 3

City of Clayton

Report 17-1500: Police responded to the area of Savina Avenue and Sheelin Court on the report of a female subject in the middle of the road yelling, “Call 911!” Upon arrival an officer located a vehicle parked in the 5300 block of Hillgrove Avenue with multiple individuals standing outside of it. These subjects were the ones who called to report the suspicious situation. They advised the female had had re-entered a residence. At that point a female exited the residence and approached the officer. Clayton officers had been at the residence an hour earlier on a domestic violence call where the female half signed a refusal to prosecute form. The female informed the officer on this call that her boyfriend had struck her multiple times with a closed fist. She had large knot on her forehead and red areas on the right side of her face and neck and blood on both her shirt and shorts. A second officer arrived and both officer entered the residence and found the male hiding in an upstairs shower. He had blood coming from the top of his head that ran down his face and neck and was holding a coffee mug that he stated the female had struck him with. Medics arrived to evaluate both subjects. Them male’s injuries were determined to be superficial. The female was transported to the Good Samaritan North Emergency Room for further evaluation. Chad Baker, 29, of Clayton, was charged with assault and was transported to the Montgomery County Jail. Dispatch was notified that he was being transported and to be aware that an ankle monitoring device Baker was wearing for his house arrest from a prior incident would be activated.

Report 17-1501: An officer on patrol spotted a vehicle traveling north on Main Street at 63 miles per hour. A traffic stop was initiated on the vehicle, which was slow to stop. The vehicle eventually turned east on Heathcliff. The driver began waving his arms out of his window and the vehicle finally came to a stop in the Stone Ridge Apartment complex. After approaching the driver’s side door the driver immediately stated that he was going to jail and that he didn’t have a driver’s license. The officer detected a strong odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle and noted several empty beer cans on the passenger floorboard. Aaron R. Wolf, 35, of Dayton 45405, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated, refusal of a chemical test, speeding, and driving under financial responsibility act suspension. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

City of Englewood

Report 17-045409: A 14-year-old male was charged with theft without consent at Meijer. Charges were forwarded to juvenile court. He was released to his grandmother.

Report 17-045450: Police responded to the area of Wenger and Union roads on the report of a theft suspect that had fled from Kroger. The male was described as wearing a bright orange shirt and an officer spotted him near the Walgreens sign at the northeast corner of the intersection. As the officer exited his patrol vehicle the male fled across Union Boulevard and then across Wenger and ran into the neighborhood behind Huntington Bank. Several officers entered the plat to search for the suspect, who was spotted and reported by several residents in the neighborhood. An officer spotted the male exit the plat from Southview Drive without his orange T-shirt. He fled back into the neighborhood and was eventually spotted by an officer standing on top of 4-foot tall chain link fence behind some tall bushes. The officer approached the suspect from behind and ordered him to the ground at gun point. Dawayne L. Moorhead, 47, of Dayton 45402, was charged with theft and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 17-045454: Dominique A. Peagler, 31, of Dayton 45416, was charged with theft without consent at Walmart and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 17-045469: Police responded to Kroger on the report of a theft in progress with a black male running east across Union Boulevard and behind Union Food and Gas. An officer located the suspect and took him into custody at Taser point. Justin E. Brown, 40, of Dayton 45417, was charged with theft without consent and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Friday, Aug. 4

City of Clayton

Report 17-1502: Police responded to Circle K on a trespassing complaint. Police arrived and found a male subject who had been trespassed from the business inside the store. Police found a piece of paper rolled into a ball in one of his pockets that contained a crystal like substance believed to be methamphetamine. Jason J. Alderman, 29, of Clayton, was charged with possession of drugs and criminal trespassing and was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 17-1508: An officer responded to Woolery Lane to assist a subject that was locked out of his vehicle. After checking the subject’s information it was discovered he was a wanted subject. Jonathan D. Kirksey, 27, of Cleveland, was taken into custody and transported to the Montgomery County Jail. While being transported Kirksey started yelling and repeatedly struck his head against the plastic partition.

Clay Township

Report 17-19192-08: An officer pulled a vehicle over traveling north on State Route 49 headed for National Road traveling 72 MPH in a 55 MPH zone. After making contact with the driver the officer noticed the faint odor of alcohol emanating from the vehicle. The driver passed a field sobriety test but the officer located an open bottle of Captain Morgan Rum under the driver’s seat. Shawn M. Cox, 23, of Brookville, was charged with speeding and having an open container in a motor vehicle. He was issued a court summons and released to a friend.

Saturday, Aug. 5

City of Englewood

Report 17-045848: Police responded to Winterset Drive on the report of a solicitor going door-to-door. Devon M. Adams, 23, of Arlington, Va., was charged with license required by salesmen. He was issued a court summons and released.

Clay Township

Report 17-19194-08: While on routine patrol a male with a possible warrant was found in the passenger seat of a 2006 Chevy Tahoe. Matthew S. Ault, 28, of Piqua, was arrested on a warrant issued by the Miami County Sheriff’s Office. He was taken into custody, transported to North County Line Road at State Route 48 and released to a Miami County deputy.

Sunday, Aug. 6

City of Englewood

Report 17-046009: An unknown subject entered at vehicle parked at the Villas of Englewood and removed a wallet from the center console. The wallet contained a Walmart credit card and approximately $100 worth of gift cards from various businesses.

Report 17-046014: An unknown subject struck the driver’s door window and windshield of a vehicle with a hammer and damaged both windows. The vehicle was parked in a driveway in the first block of Wolf Avenue.

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By Ron Nunnari

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