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, Aug. 21

City of Englewood

Report 17-049235: Nurses at Samaritan North found pills and a powdery substance in tin foil in a patient’s pocket. The pills were prescribed but the powdery substance was being sent to the crime lab for analysis. Charges could be filed if the substance is found to be a drug that was not prescribed to the subject.

Tuesday, Aug. 22

City of Clayton

Report 17-1631: Burglary was reported in the 5400 block of Westbrook Road. The victim advised that someone removed the screen from a rear window and lifted the unlocked window open to gain entry to the bedroom. The suspect removed $180 cash, $25 in coins and Chapstick from her purse, which was hanging on the bedroom door.

Report 17-1632: The theft of a charcoal grey 2016 Haulmark double axle enclosed trailer from the parking lot of Sasha’s Stash Furniture Store was reported. The trailer hitch was locked with a tamper proof key lock. Multiple moving items were contained inside the trailer including numerous tools, moving blankets, several Multi Trolley dollies and moving carts.

City of Englewood

Report 17-049243: A resident reported receiving a phone call from Capital One informing him that an unknown subject was attempting to open a credit card in his name. After performing a credit bureau check he learned that some had attempted to open 10 accounts in his name with Capital One, Synchrony, Union Savings and Key Bank.

Report 17-049461: An unknown subject slashed the driver’s side front tire on a vehicle parked at Good Samaritan North Health Center. The victim stated that prior to pulling into the parking space her husband had been involved in a verbal dispute with two unknown subjects over unavailable parking spaces. She believes one of those subjects damaged the tire.

Wednesday, Aug. 23

City of Englewood

Report 17-049646: An unknown subject entered an unlocked vehicle parked in the 800 block of Albert St. and removed a wallet and a cellphone. The wallet contained a driver’s license, three credit cards and $450 cash.

Report 17-049669: Police responded to Tractor Supply on the report of a subject lying on the ground. When an officer arrived he found a male subject leaning on the building trying to hold himself up. He could not walk and was either unable to, or refused to answer when asked who he was. A medic arrived and he was assisted into an ambulance. The male was found to have warrant through the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office for possession of heroin. Medics administered Narcan and the male came out of a trance like state. He admitted to using heroin earlier but did not know how much. Michael S. Peters, 42, of Huber Heights, was charged with disorderly conduct by being under the influence of drugs. He was issued a court summons.

Report 17-049689: Michael S. Peters, 42, of Huber Heights, was arrested on a warrant issued by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office for possession of heroin. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Thursday, Aug. 24

City of Englewood

Report 17-049975: Kenny J. Walling, 28, of Clayton, was charged with theft by deception at Meijer. Walling was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Clay Township

Report 17-19367-08: During a traffic stop the driver of a vehicle was found to have a suspended license as well as being a wanted subject. Ross A. McKee, 37, of West Alexandria, was arrested on a warrant out of Hamilton County for a probation violation. McKee was taken into custody, transported to the Preble County Jail and released to a Butler County Sheriff’s deputy.

Friday, Aug. 25

City of Clayton

Report 17-1656: While on patrol in the 7800 block of N. Main Street an officer on patrol spotted a vehicle being driven by a subject with an active felony warrant. Jau’tasia M. Davis, 26, of Dayton 45414, was arrested for the warrant and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Report 17-1657: Police responded to an assault complaint at Ron’s Auto Sales. The victim advised a known male subject hit him in his right eye because he was upset about his vehicle getting repossessed. The owner of the business witnessed the assault and stated the suspect was yelling and cursing as he retrieved his personal belongings from the repossessed vehicle. The suspect also accused the business of stealing his “weed.” An assault complaint was forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

City of Englewood

Report 17-049516: An assault was reported at SK Tech. Jasmine E. McMahon, 26, of Trotwood, was charged with assault. Charges were forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Report 17-050260: Police responded to the 700 block of W. Wenger Rd. on the report of an intoxicated female refusing to leave an apartment at the request of the lease tenant. Upon arrival a male subject told police that he wanted his girlfriend to leave the apartment. He stated that both he and his girlfriend are recovering alcoholics. After he found her drinking large volumes of alcohol and becoming intoxicated he asked her to leave but she refused. Police made contact with the female and found her to be highly intoxicated. After stepping inside to continue talking to the female officers observed a loaded handgun in a holster on the dining room table. Police tried to get the female to call someone for a ride and also offered to drive her to a local hotel. She then stated she would leave on her own after gathering up a few items. While walking past the dining room table she reached over and grabbed the gun. An officer immediately grabbed her wrist and knocked the gun out of her hand. Ashley K. Hvezda, 26, of Englewood, was charged with criminal trespass and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Clay Township

Report 17-19376-08: During a traffic stop a driver of a vehicle was found to be a wanted subject. David L. Morefield, 29, of Fairborn was arrested on a warrant issued by Fairborn Municipal Court for a probation violation. Morefield was transported to Huber Heights and released to a Fairborn officer.

Report 17-19380-08: During a traffic stop a passenger in a vehicle was found to be a wanted subject. Mark B. Cantrell, 45, of Xenia, was arrested on a warrant issued by Miamisburg Municipal Court for failure to appear and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Saturday, Aug. 26

City of Englewood

Report 17-050300: Police responded to Meijer on the report of a male subject possibly stealing bed sheets. Upon arrival an officer spotted a black male walking through the parking lot away from the business that appeared to be concealing a large rectangular item under his shirt. The male repeatedly looked over his shoulder at police as he walked towards and behind a large concrete refuse enclosure on the lot of MOD Pizza. As an officer pulled up the male walked to the other side of the enclosure out of view. As the officer exited his cruiser the male stated he had nothing. He no longer had anything concealed beneath his shirt. The male was found to have an active contempt warrant through Moraine Mayor’s Court. While checking the bushes behind the refuse enclosure police found a package containing a bed sheet set that matched the size and shape of the item he had been concealing beneath his shirt. A Meijer employee stated that an unknown male patron who claimed to be a manager at Lowe’s approached store staff and stated a male he recognized as a repeat shoplifter at Lowe’s was inside the store and was possibly preparing to steal a set of bed sheets. Claude D. Fullen, 60, of Dayton 45417, was arrested on the active warrant and was also charged with receiving stolen property. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Sunday, Aug. 27

City of Clayton

Report 17-1679: Police responded to the 7800 block of N. Main Street on a drug overdose. Upon arrival the reporting party advised that he did not know the name of the man that overdosed in his bedroom. Police observed the man lying on his back with pale skin, breathing shallow and perspiring heavily. The resident stated that he had removed a needle from the man’s arm after he heard him fall. A second male was in the bathroom and police ordered him to come out. He also had pale skin, constricted pupils, and perspiring heavily. He stated he did not get rid of any evidence and that the victim took the minimum amount of heroin. Police located a syringe near a TV and a syringe cap on the bed where the victim was found. Clayton Medics transported to victim to Samaritan North after he remained unresponsive after receiving four to five doses of Narcan.

Clay Township

Report 17-19391-08: Police responded to the area of N. Montgomery County Line and Arlington roads on the report of shots fired. Dispatch advised to be on the lookout for a black vehicle with green stripes and officer spotted the vehicle heading west on N. Montgomery County Line Road. An officer activated his overhead emergency lights and after a quarter of a mile the vehicle eventually pulled over. The officer exited his cruiser with his weapon drawn and asked the driver to step out of his vehicle. The officer was unable to see the driver’s left hand and had him walk backwards to the rear of his vehicle with both hands out. The driver was holding his cell phone in his left hand. When asked if he had any guns on him or in his vehicle the driver stated, “No nothing.” A second officer helped detain the driver and when searched officers found three 20 gauge shotgun shells in the driver’s sweatshirt pocket. After looking in his vehicle officers located a 20 gauge shotgun lying between the middle console and backseat loaded with two rounds of ammunition. Police also found bird feathers and blood in the rear of the vehicle. A witness stated the driver had been shooting at birds on the power line. Police also found one cold open beer on the front seat. A Sports Master RS2 series Beeman Precision Air Gun was also found in the trunk of the vehicle. It was determined that the driver had no license and officers could not locate a Social Security number for the subject. The driver could not speak fluent English and was unable to read or acknowledge basic questions. Jose Luis Preciado Arenas, 32, of Brookville, was charged with improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

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By Ron Nunnari

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