Crime/accidents

HIGHWAY PATROL Joann C. Piascik, 71, of Lexington, was charged with failure to yield the right-of-way Sunday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Mark L. Resor, 30, of 16 Cortland St., at the intersection of Ohio 13 and U.S. 250. Resor and his passenger, Tracey Remy, 21, of 16 Cortland St., took themselves to Fisher-Titus Medical Center with minor injuries.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

HIGHWAY PATROL

Joann C. Piascik, 71, of Lexington, was charged with failure to yield the right-of-way Sunday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Mark L. Resor, 30, of 16 Cortland St., at the intersection of Ohio 13 and U.S. 250. Resor and his passenger, Tracey Remy, 21, of 16 Cortland St., took themselves to Fisher-Titus Medical Center with minor injuries.

Katherine E. Ensign, 16, of Powell, was charged with failure to follow the rules for driving in marked lanes Monday after she went off the right side of Ohio 4, hit a mailbox, re-entered the road and went back off the right side into a yard.

Brenda K. Slone, 43, of 1393 Crescent Road, Greenwich, was charged with failure to yield the right-of-way Tuesday in the collision with the vehicle driven by John A. Beck, 35, of 3427 Townsend Angling Road, Collins, at the intersection of U.S. 20 and Ohio 601.

The following people hit deer Tuesday: James K. McCormack, 17, of 3074 Liberty Road, Wakeman, on Ohio 61; and Lonnie R. Via, 51, of Massillon, on U.S. 250.

NORWALK POLICE

Kurt R. Miller, 23, of 57 Baker St., was arrested on a warrant Wednesday and charged with failure to pay restitution within 180 days. He was released from the Huron County Jail today after making a payment agreement with Norwalk Municipal Court.

The Bellevue Police Department reported having Crystal L. Burke, 22, of 309 1/2 Brinker St., Bellevue, in custody on two warrants Wednesday. She was charged with failure to pay fines and costs. Burke was released from the Huron County Jail today after making a payment agreement with Norwalk Municipal Court.

A Whittlesey Avenue resident reported finding an abandoned red Rhino bicycle that had at the side of his house for about a week as of Wednesday.

Someone at a Republic Street business reported catching a juvenile attempting to steal an undisclosed item from a locker Wednesday. Police forwarded a report to the Huron County Prosecutor's office and Huron County Juvenile Court for the consideration of criminal trespassing and petty theft charges.

Daniel W. Yoder, 37, of 1868 Medusa Road, was arrested on a warrant Wednesday and charged with failure to report to jail June 27 on a driving under the offense conviction. He is serving a three-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

A sheriff's deputy recovered a vehicle stolen Wednesday from South Linwood Avenue on Drake Road just north of Washington Street. The Drake Road resident reported it to the sheriff's office as a suspicious, unattended vehicle parked in his field lane.

An area motorist reported the passenger side windows of her vehicle were broken while the 1999 Ford Taurus was parked Wednesday on Oakwood Drive.

Area residents turned in two purses today.

Jeremy A. Harp, 24, whose address wasn't available, was charged with disorderly conduct in connection with urinating on a South Prospect Street building today. He was cited and released to a sober person.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Reported seeing a white tractor-trailer at the Huron County Landfill with its lights on and the gates closed Wednesday.

A Jennings Road, New London, resident reported hearing someone talking and glass breaking near the old horse racing track owned by some U.S. 250 residents Wednesday.

A Lovers Lane Road resident reported her son's four-wheeler was missing Wednesday. A deputy was advised of a garage break-in in the neighborhood upon arrival.

An area resident reported several vehicles were parked on South Main Street, North Fairfield, without permission Wednesday.

A North U.S. 250 resident reported a suspected scam Wednesday in which the sender sent the complainant a check with a request to send a portion of the money to another country.

An off-duty trooper with the state Highway Patrol reported following a juvenile suspect on a four-wheeler Wednesday on Peru Center Road, Monroeville.

An Ohio 60, Wakeman, resident reported vandalism to his swimming pool Wednesday.

Two children at the Valley Park Beach on South Ohio 61 were breathing by the time two deputies and North Central EMS arrived there in response to two possible drownings Wednesday.

A Troy Mills Road, Plymouth, resident reported the theft of her son's nebulizer Wednesday.

An East Main Street, North Fairfield, resident reported a custody and domestic dispute Wednesday.

A North U.S. 250 resident accused a juvenile of threatening to shoot her child with a bow and arrow Wednesday.

A Rome Greenwich Road, New London, resident accused a neighbor of shooting a high-powered rifle toward her home Wednesday.

An Austin Drive, Willard, resident reported the theft of money Wednesday.

A Gibbs Road resident reported a female suspect was refusing to leave and making threats Wednesday.

NORWALK FIRE

Responded to a false fire alarm activation at 7:55 a.m. Wednesday at Theater Ave. The theater has been having problems with a duct smoke detector when it rains. Returned to station at 8:22.

Responded to a false fire alarm activation at 12:25 p.m. Wednesday at 55 Newton St. The cause is unknown. Returned to station at 12:40.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 9:29 p.m. Wednesday at 70 W. Chestnut St. Returned to station at 9:37.