Police reports from Northmont area law enforcement agencies

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.

Wednesday, Jan. 20

City of Englewood

Report 16-005674: David C. Caroppoli, 35, of Dayton 45417, was charged with passing bad checks. He had several active warrants for larceny and passing bad checks. On today’s date Caroppoli had been arrested by Dayton Police for felony possession of drugs and was incarcerated. A long form complaint was forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Friday, Jan. 22

Clay Township

Report 16-176-01: Officers were dispatched to Pleasant Plain Road on a trespassing complaint. A resident advised that a group of approximately 25 people had walked from Arlington Road across a field and into the woods directly behind his house and had set up plastic tents in the woods to hide in to shoot geese. Officers checked the woods and did not locate anyone or any tents. No footprints were found in the snow to indicate anyone had walked in the area. An officer asked the resident to physically point out where the subjects were located and at that time he stated they were hanging in the trees approximately 40 feet in the air. Three officers were standing with the resident when he made this claim and did not observe anyone. The resident was escorted to the woods to have him point out the subjects. Once in the woods the resident indicated he did not see them anymore. Officers asked the resident if he would be willing to voluntarily undergo a mental evaluation. He agreed but when a medic arrived and he was placed inside he refused to go. He was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital for evaluation.

Friday, Jan. 29

City of Clayton

Report 16-220: The theft of two TVs from a residence was reported on Ellis Avenue. According to the victim, her son has taken several items from the home in the past to support his drug habit.

Saturday, Jan. 30

Clay Township

Report 16-253-01: Stanley Richards, Jr., 41, of Greenville, was charged with driving under suspension, marked lanes, no insurance possession of drug paraphernalia and possessing drug abuse instruments. A passenger, Jessica L. Smith, 31, of Greenville, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possessing drug abuse instruments. Richards and Smith were issued a court summons and released. The vehicle was towed by Englewood Truck.

Sunday, Jan. 31

City of Clayton

Report 16-230: While on patrol at 12:54 a.m. an officer spotted a northbound vehicle on Main Street near Old Salem Road with three flat tires, two of which were being driven on the rims. After pulling the vehicle over the officer asked the driver if he knew why he had been pulled over. The driver had slurred speech, glassy eyes and an odor of alcohol about him. He stated he had a flat tire and was just trying to get home from a bar in West Carrollton. He said he had hit a curb when leaving the bar. He then asked why a Clayton officer was pulling him over. The officer informed him of the fact that he was currently in Clayton. The driver was trying to drive to his home in Kettering. David W. Clark, 54, of Kettering, was charged with driving under the influence and driving an unsafe vehicle. Clark had one prior DUI in 1988. He was taken into custody and transported to the county jail.

Monday, Feb. 1

City of Englewood

Report 16-006276: A protection order violation was reported in the 500 block of Koerner Ave.

Report 16-006312: Police responded to Wal-Mart on a theft in progress. Three white females fled in a silver car with Oklahoma license plates. Using traffic cameras police were able to locate the vehicle parked in the Marathon gas station lot at 311 S. Main St. Megan N. Feagins, 26, of Xenia, was charged with theft and was arrested on an active warrant out of Beavercreek. Megan E. Glackin, 27, of Beavercreek, was charged with theft and obstructing official business. Jodi K. Vizcaya, 31, of Surgoinsville, TN, was charged with theft. All three were transported to the county jail.

Tuesday, Feb. 2

City of Englewood

Report 16-006358: An officer spotted a vehicle sitting in front of the office at the Englewood Inn that was a reported stolen vehicle out of Jefferson Township. A caution indicator listed the occupants were armed. The vehicle began to head towards the exit adjacent to Bob Evans and officers pulled up and drew weapons and ordered the occupants to show their hands. The driver, a male, was taken into custody. The female passenger was released. The driver, Kainon Kwesi Gardner, 26, of Dayton 45402, had a warrant with cautions for his arrest through Huber Heights Police for assault and failure to comply with a police officer. Marijuana was found inside the vehicle. Gardner was charged with no operator’s license with prior convictions, driving under suspension and drug possession. A sheriff’s deputy responded to the scene with the registered owner to pick up the vehicle. Gardner was released to the sheriff’s deputy and transported to the county jail.

Wednesday, Feb. 3

City of Englewood

Report 16-00662: Chavez D. Leath, 23, of Englewood, was charged with disorderly conduct insulting following a road rage incident. He was issued a court summons.

Report 16-006680: Brandi N. Hall, 26, of Englewood, was charged with domestic violence and transported to the county jail.

Clay Township

Report 16-275-02: Gordon O. Garner, Jr., 24, of Lewisburg, was arrested in Darke County on a warrant issued by Clay Township for contempt of court. Garner was released to a Clay Township officer and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Thursday, Feb. 4

City of Englewood

Report 16-006821: Aaron B. Shoup, 39, of Dayton 45414, was charged with theft at Meijer. Charges were forwarded to Vandalia Municipal Court.

Report 16-006867: Billy Csaszar, 42, of Dayton 45402, was charged with theft at Kroger, obstructing official business and was arrested on three active warrants. He was transported to the county jail.

Friday, Feb. 5

City of Englewood

Report 16-007076: A resident advised that when he tried to file his Federal tax return electronically he was notified that someone had already filed a return using his personal information.

Report 16-007117: Cynthia K. Miller, 35, of Clayton 45315, was charged with theft at Wal-Mart and was arrested on a warrant through the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office for failure to appear on a traffic violation. She was transported to the county jail.

Saturday, Feb. 6

City of Englewood

Report 16-007306: Steven D. Mullins, 51, of Eaton, was charged with theft at Wal-Mart and transported to the county jail.

Report 16-007310: An unknown white male, mid 20s, dark hair, wearing jeans and a dark green “Clark State” hooded sweatshirt, entered the store and went directly to the hardware department. He selected a pair of wire cutters and then proceeded to the shoe department where he removed the security tag from a box of Timberland work boots (men’s size 10), and then put the work boots on and placed his flip flops inside his sweatshirt. The suspect then exited the store through general merchandise (north) lobby, without offering payment for the merchandise. Grant attempted to stop him, and the suspect fled the store to a white, full-size SUV, which was parked near Chipotle. The SUV fled north on Main Street.

Report 16-007359: A 17-year-old male was charged with theft at Thunderbowl. Charges were forwarded to Montgomery County Juvenile Court.


By Ron Nunnari

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