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.

Tuesday, Oct. 6

Clay Township

Report 15-2493-10: Jeremy K. Betz, 40, of Versailles, was arrested on two warrants out of the state of Indiana. One warrant was for failure to appear on an original charge of forgery. Betz was taken into custody and transported to the county jail.

Thursday, Oct. 8

Clay Township

Report 15-2512-10: Joshua L. Howard, 18, of Fairborn, was charged with speeding, driving under suspension, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. His vehicle was towed. Howard was issued a court summons and released at the Sunoco station on National Road at State Route 49 to wait for a ride.

Friday, Oct. 9

Clay Township

Report 15-2518-10: Brandon L. Middaugh, 30, of Union City, Ohio, was arrested on an active warrant out of Montgomery County. A passenger in his vehicle, James D. Bell, 32, of Union City, Indiana, was arrested on an active warrant out of Mercer County. While searching the vehicle police located a syringe and a capsule with powder inside. Middaugh and Bell were taken into custody and transported to the county jail. Further charges could be pending following analysis of the powder found inside the vehicle.

Saturday, Oct. 10

Clay Township

Report 15-2527-10:

Noah Adam Shane Houdeshell, 23, of Greenville, was arrested by Greenville Police on a warrant issued by Western Division Court for failure to appear. Houdeshell was taken into custody, released to a Clay Township officer and transported the Montgomery County Jail.

Monday, Oct. 12

City of Englewood

Report 15-056185: Police responded to Wal-Mart on the report of two past thefts. Loss Prevention reported that on Oct. 9 a white suspect, gender unknown, exited an older model Pontiac Grand Prix or Bonneville, entered the store and proceeded to the tool area. The suspect placed three impact drills in a cart, placed a phone call, and then pushed the cart out of the emergency exit on the south side of the building where the car the suspect arrived in pulled up. The driver exited the vehicle and helped load the tools into the trunk before speeding away. On Oct. 12 the suspect stole a reciprocating saw, a 20 volt combo kit, and a socket set. The suspect used the emergency exit again to meet his getaway car.

Tuesday, Oct. 13

City of Clayton

Report 15-1935: A vehicle parked in the 4200 block of Satellite Avenue had the driver’s side rear window shot out. Other reports in the area indicated that a pellet or BB gun was used to cause the damage. Neighbors advised they hear something around 7:30 p.m. and believed a black car was involved.

Report 15-1936: Two vehicles parked in the 7200 block of Robert Ulrich Avenue were damaged. One vehicle had the driver’s side rear two windows shattered and had two holes in the windshield from what appeared to be a BB gun. A vehicle parked next door had both driver’s side windows broken. One of the victim’s heard a “pop-pop-pop” sound coming from the street and saw a black car stopped in the area.

Wednesday, Oct. 14

City of Clayton

Report 15-1938: Attempted breaking and entering was reported at Old Dominion Church in the 200 block of East Salem Street.

City of Englewood

Report 15-056598: Police located two dogs running loose in the 200 block of Pointer’s Run. Dale H. Howard, 60, of Englewood 45315, was charged with control of dogs. He was issued a court summons.

Thursday, Oct. 15

City of Englewood

Report 15-056848: A woman parked next to a cart corral in the Kroger lot waiting for her husband to exit the store heard a small bang and felt her vehicle rock slightly forward. She then heard scratching coming from the left rear of the vehicle and observed a white male walking away in a hurry. He entered a red Dodge pickup truck which was waiting for him closer to the store and fled the parking lot. The victim’s vehicle sustained a cracked left rear taillight, several scrapes and dents in the taillight area as well as several scratches and dents on the left rear quarter panel.

Sunday, Oct. 18

Report 15-057412: Dillon K. Watson, 25, of Englewood, was charged with domestic violence and was arrested on an active warrant issued by Kettering Municipal Court. He was taken into custody and transported to the county jail.

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