Crime/accidents

HIGHWAY PATROL Kimberly A. Buss, 41, of 4045 Ohio 103, Willard, hit a deer May 31 on Townline Road 12.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

HIGHWAY PATROL

Kimberly A. Buss, 41, of 4045 Ohio 103, Willard, hit a deer May 31 on Townline Road 12.

Brian A. Keith, 24, of Sandusky, was charged with driving under the influence and prohibition against riding on the side of the road Wednesday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Howard L. Hiser II, 32, of 4403 Delamatre Road, Monroeville, on Ohio 99. Hiser moved to the right when Keith went left of center, but was hit by Keith's minivan, spun out and went off the right side of the road. Firelands EMS transported Hiser to Fisher-Titus Medical Center with minor injuries, where he was treated and released. Keith was not transported for possible injuries.

Ruth A. Blaisdell, 46, of 1710 U.S. 224, Willard, hit a deer Thursday on Walnut Road.

David E. Hahn Jr., 48, of Sandusky, hit a deer Saturday on Ohio 61.

Randy D. McCauley, 32, of Sandusky, was charged with failure to yield the right of way Saturday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Dalton J. Gauman, 16, of 7 Fitchville River Road, New London, at the intersection of Scranton and Greenwich Milan Townline roads. After the collision, Gauman went off the right side of Scranton Road and hit a highway sign post.

NORWALK FIRE

Assisted North Central EMS with getting a female patient into an ambulance at 1:41 p.m. Friday at 15 Southgate Drive. Returned to station at 1:53.

Responded to a motorcycle-car accident at 2:42 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Old State Road and East Main Street. Firefighters applied oil dry to a small oil puddle under the bike. Returned to station at 2:54.

Extinguished a small fire under a car hood at 8:45 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Whittlesey and Bouscay avenues. The battery, which had no tie-down strap, fell against a metal canister and shorted out, causing the fire in the underhood insulation and a rubber hose. Returned to station at 9.

Reminded the resident of 66 1/2 Christie Ave. of open burning laws at 9:04 p.m. Friday. Returned to station at 9:10.

Dispatched at 7:41 p.m. Sunday to 223 Milan Ave. to assist North Central EMS with a patient. While on firefighters on the way, dispatchers said the person got in a car and drove away. Returned to station at 7:44.

Responded to the complaint about a small campfire at 10:04 p.m. Sunday at 73 W. Willard Ave., where there was no problem with the fire. Returned to station at 10:15.

NORWALK POLICE

Two Sycamore Drive residents accused a female suspect of entering an unoccupied home Friday and leaving in a tax. Lori M. Thomas, 36, of 30A Ontario St., later was arrested and charged with breaking and entering. She currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

Jason E. Copsey, 32, of 57 Baker St., Apt. 17, was charged with disorderly conduct in connection with urinating in public Friday near a Whittlesey Avenue business. He also was arrested on two warrants and charged with failure to pay fines and costs. Copsey currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

Marshall Fiske, 36, of Sandusky, was arrested on two local warrants Friday at the Marion Correctional Institution and charged with failure to pay fines and costs. He was released on bond from the Huron County Jail later that day.

A West Main Street resident reported the theft of a generator and the wheeled cart it was sitting on during a garage break-in Friday.

Christopher L. Davis, 35, of Toledo, was released Friday from the Noble Correctional Institution after serving 17 months there on a Lucas County burglary conviction. He was arrested on an undisclosed local warrant and transferred to the Huron County Jail, where he remains in custody.

William E. Miller, 43, of 4085 E. U.S. 20, Collins, was turned over to police on two local warrants after being released Friday from the Mansfield Correctional Institution. He was charged with failure to pay fines and costs on the original convictions of possession of marijuana, a seat belt violation and providing false information. Miller currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

An East League Street resident reported the theft of three bicycles Friday.

Contacted a Corwin Street resident Friday about filing city income taxes for 2002 through 2005.

Gunars Rabants, 80, of 82 Eastwood Drive, was charged with failure to yield the right of way while turning left in the collision Friday with the vehicle driven by Bruce A. Treichel, 63, of 60 E. League St., at the intersection of East Main Street and Old State Road. Treichel reported minor injuries, but wasn't transported.

A Jefferson Street resident discovered an abandoned Redline bicycle in the weeds behind his house Saturday.

A Chatham Street resident reported seeing an older red vehicle flee the scene Saturday after his windshield was smashed. The incident remains under investigation.

A Marian Drive resident reported someone wrote two vulgar phrases on his mobile home Saturday.

An employee of a Jefferson Street business reported vandalism to a sign Saturday.

An employee of a St. Mary's Street business reported a broken window on the west side of the building Saturday.

Ricardo Gonzalez Jr., 24, whose address was unavailable, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a Jefferson Street domestic violence incident Saturday. He was held in the city jail until sober.

A Norwood Avenue resident reported a laptop computer, a Sony DVD player, Sony camcorder and Cannon digital camera were missing after a suspected burglary Sunday.

Mary E. Quillen, 37, whose address was unavailable, was charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a Concord Court disturbance Sunday.

An area resident reported someone wrote profane graffiti in marker on the children's equipment at Stoutenburg Park on Sunday.

A North Pleasant Street resident reported her driver's license and debit card were missing or stolen Sunday.

Ryan Doughty, 24, whose address was unavailable, was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespassing in connection with a Ford Avenue incident and was released to his mother.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

A Jericho Road resident reported being assaulted Friday.

A U.S. 250, New London, resident reported a small silver car was parked on her lawn near a pond Friday.

A Boughtonville Road, Greenwich, resident reported the theft of a cell phone and hairbrush from his unlocked car Friday.

An employee of a Shady Lane Drive business reported a domestic dispute Friday.

Dispatchers received about 10 reports of downed trees and tree limbs across the county Friday.

Reported a broken railroad tracks crossing gate arm somewhere on U.S. 250 Friday.

A Sylvia Court, Willard, resident reported a domestic dispute Friday.

An East U.S. 20, Wakeman, resident reported an assault and a fight Friday.

A Chenango Road, Wakeman, resident reported hearing shots fired in the woods behind his home Saturday.

Dispatchers were advised of an alarm activation at a Cleveland Road business Saturday.

An Everingin Road, Monroeville, resident reported telephone harassment Saturday.

An Ohio 598, Plymouth, resident reported domestic violence Saturday.

An area motorist reported a private property accident on South U.S. 250, New London, Saturday.

An area motorist reported a white sport utility vehicle parked along Ohio 61 Saturday was blocking the view of oncoming traffic on Ohio 61 for vehicles approaching from Laylin Road.

The Norwalk Police Department requested assistance with a stabbing complaint at a Benedict Avenue business Sunday.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a suspected trespasser/prowler Sunday on Austin Drive, Willard.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call from an intoxicated pedestrian walking home Sunday on South U.S. 250.

The Monroeville Police Department requested assistance with fight at a Sandusky Street, Monroeville, business Sunday.

A Chenango Road, Wakeman, resident reported someone stole his mailbox Sunday.

A South U.S. 250, New London, resident accused several juveniles of shooting animals and buildings with BB guns Sunday.

Responded to a downed man Sunday on Wakeman Townline Road, Wakeman.

An area resident accused the drivers of a Jeep Cherokee and silver Chevrolet Malibu of going about 100 mph Sunday on Plymouth East Road, Plymouth.

A Vine Road, Collins, resident reported his neighbors were disturbing the peace Sunday by revving their motors.

Charged an unspecified suspect with driving with a suspended license during an Ohio 103, Willard, traffic stop Sunday.

A Snyder Road, Monroeville, resident reported hearing someone shooting guns in the area Sunday.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a Niver Road, Willard, domestic dispute Sunday.

A Thomas Road, Willard, resident reported a suspicious vehicle Sunday.

An area resident accused suspicious people of undisclosed illegal activities Sunday on Main Street, North Fairfield.