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. 3

City of Englewood

Report 15-041691: Someone poured an unknown substance on a vehicle at Carriage House Apartments and also broke the right side view mirror.

Report 15-041764: A money order in the amount of $415 was removed from a vehicle parked in the 400 block of Lauricella Court. The money order was placed in the driver’s side sun visor of the vehicle with the sunroof open. When the victim went out to her car later she discovered the money order was missing.

Clay Township

Report 15-1863-08: Kaci M. Blankenship, 27, of Lewisburg, was arrested in Miami County on a Clay Township warrant for receiving stolen property. She was released to a Clay Township officer and transported to the county jail.

Report 15-1859-08: Unknown subjects entered an unlocked utility trailer in the 7200 block of Brookville Salem Road and removed numerous power tools valued at more than $1,400.

Tuesday, Aug. 4

City of Clayton

Report 15-1484: Kristina M. Thompson, 31, of Piqua, was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments (hypodermic syringe) and child endangering. A passenger in her vehicle, Randi Nelson, 33, of Pleasant Hill, was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments (four hypodermic syringes). The arrests came after an officer observed a silver van driven by Thompson displaying plates belonging to another vehicle make a turn from Hoke Road onto Salem Pike directly into the path of an oncoming vehicle almost causing a crash. Nelson’s history showed that she had a recent history of drug abuse. Two children under the age of 10 were sleeping in the back of the van. Nelson admitted that she was a heroin user but said she had quit two weeks ago after being released from jail for a probation violation related to failing a drug test. Thompson also had tramadol tablets in her bra, which she turned over to police. Thompson’s vehicle was towed. The children were released to Thompson’s aunt who stated Kristina Thompson had no business keeping the children and that they should be taken away from her. Nelson and Thompson were transported to the county jail.

City of Englewood

Report 25-041854: The theft of a men’s Schwinn bicycle was reported in the 400 block of Heather St.

Report 15-041943: Dana M. Jenkins, 27, at large, was charged with theft and possessing drug abuse instruments (18 hypodermic needles, a spoon, Q-tips and empty capsules containing drug residue) at Wal-Mart. Jenkins was transported to the county jail.

Report 15-041965: Teonna C. Barber, 20, of Dayton 45406, was charged with theft at Wal-Mart. She was transported to the county jail.

Clay Township

Report 15-1868-08: The theft of an 18-foot, double axle utility trailer was reported at Northmont Tool. The trailer had a lock on the hitch at the time it was removed from the lot.

Wednesday, Aug. 5

City of Englewood

Report 15-042190: A lost cell phone was reported at Kroger. The victim left the store and forgot to pick his phone up while at the checkout register. He went back inside to see if someone had turned the phone in but no one had. He tried to call his phone from a store phone and it went straight to voicemail, indicating the phone had been turned off.

Report 15-042202: A 17-year-old male was charged with menacing in the 2000 block of Northcreek Dr. He was issued a court summons.

Clay Township

Report 15-1877-08: Police were dispatched to the 11400 block of Diamond Mill Road on the report of a single vehicle crash. Upon arrival police found a gray Volkswagen that had been involved in a rollover crash. A male was found inside the vehicle and was removed by Phillipsburg Fire Chief Matt Rhoads. Police detected an odor of alcohol about the driver. The driver was transported to Miami Valley Hospital for treatment. Police went to the hospital to obtain a blood test for alcohol, but the driver refused to the test. A witness stated he had almost been hit by the driver of the vehicle just prior to the crash. Police located an open bottle of Old Milwaukee beer inside the vehicle. Michael A. Thoele, 28, of Laura, was charged with driving under the influence, failure to control, no seat belt and failure to provide proof of insurance. He was issued a court summons.

Thursday, Aug. 6

City of Clayton

The theft of a ring from a residence on Janice Place was reported. The victim stated that several family members had been to the house for a cookout. During the cookout the victim removed her ring while kneading dough and was placed in a small silver bell near the sink. During the cookout she realized she had not put the ring back on and went to look for it. She asked those attending if they had seen the ring and they all said they had not. The sinks have stoppers that would prevent the ring from falling down the drain. The ring is an antique white gold ring with several stones in the setting originally purchased in 1969 from Rikes Jewelry in Dayton.

City of Englewood

Report 15-042325: Richard A. Bliley, 44, at large, was charged with license required/salesman for soliciting for money at the westbound exit ramp of Interstate 70 at Main Street. Bliley had been issued warnings about soliciting for money at the same location on March 15, July 27 and July 29. He was transported to the county jail.

Report 15-042347: Frank Judkins, 58, of Dayton 45403, was charged with theft at Marathon. He was transported to the county jail.

Friday, Aug. 7

City of Englewood

Report 15-042580: Police responded to the 700 block of Union Road in reference to a subject requesting a peace officer to up items. Police met a male at the scene who stated he had been doing remodeling work fir the owner of the home. The male explained the owner was not happy with the work and decided to terminate his employment. He stated that the property owner kept some of his tools including two extension cords, a Black & Decker drill, five paint rollers, a roller stick, three scrapers, drill bits and a drill charger. The estimated cost of the items was $300. An officer walked through the house with the owner and found several paint scrapers and a clock radio she agreed belonged to the man, but none of the other items were located. The property owner came back outside and took a photo of the man’s license plate, which angered him. After that he made several statements, including ‘Wait ‘til I see you outside Englewood” and that “He would get them later.” The statements were not specific, but the tone and volume of the man’s voice gave the impression that he was threatening the property owner. The owner asked police to trespass the man from the property, which they did. The man requested a theft report for the alleged withholding of his property. He also requested to have the owner charged with damages for lost work, but police informed him that was civil matter. He then left the property. As police were pulling out the property owner ran out and put her cell phone on speaker and the officer heard the man telling the property owner that he would “get her later.” Police contacted the man and told him not to call the property owner again or he would be charged with telecommunications harassment. When asked if he understood, he only said, “Have a good night officer.”

Report 15-042564: Keith A. Blevins, 61, of Englewood, was charged with the theft of beer at Wal-Mart. While detained in a police cruiser an officer detected an odor of alcohol coming from Blevins. He speech was slurred and his eyes were watery. His vehicle was left in the Wal-Mart lot and he was transported to his residence and released with a court summons.

Report 15-042554: Police responded to the Kleptz YMCA on the report of a fight in progress. Darius L. Corely, 19, of Englewood, and Marquis N. Swasey, 19, of Clayton, were each charged with disorderly conduct/fighting. Both were transported to the county jail.

Sunday, Aug. 9

City of Englewood

Report 15-042943: Police responded to Meijer on the report of as theft. Colin J. Bradburn, 39, of Greenville, was charged with complicity. Sarah D. Bradburn, 37, of Greenville, was charged with theft and possessing criminal tools. Both were trespassed from the store and transported to the county jail.

By Ron Nunnari

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