Crime/accidents

HIGHWAY PATROL No citation was issued Wednesday after the trailer of Timothy M. Stower, 47, of 398 Deep Dale Drive, began to fishtail while he was heading east on Ohio 18. The trailer went off the right side, hit a ditch and overturned onto its right side, with the truck still attached. Stower was not injured.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

HIGHWAY PATROL

No citation was issued Wednesday after the trailer of Timothy M. Stower, 47, of 398 Deep Dale Drive, began to fishtail while he was heading east on Ohio 18. The trailer went off the right side, hit a ditch and overturned onto its right side, with the truck still attached. Stower was not injured.

Brett T. Ziemeke, 18, of 89D Washington Manor, was charged with failure to control and driving a vehicle after underage consumption Thursday after he went off the right side of Drake Road and hit a utility pole. He came back on the road, went off the opposite side and stopped near the edge of a corn field.

Sherri L. Kriews, 45, of 104 N. Prospect St., hit a deer Friday on Ohio 18.

Troopers are investigating a crash Sunday on Collins Road where the unknown driver of a 1999 Honda CR-V went off the right side, went back on Collins Road and off the right side. The car hit a ditch and overturned twice, coming to rest on its wheels in a field. The driver, whose name is unknown, had minor injuries but wasn't transported.

NORWALK POLICE

Robert E. Braddock, 24, of California, Md., was charged with failure to yield while turning left Friday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Mark D. Barnett, 43, of 48 1/2 N. Hester St., on Westwind Drive.

Richard N. Peterson, 25, whose address was unavailable, was charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a Milan Avenue incident Friday and was released to a friend.

An area motorist reported following a blue Chevrolet convertible on Cline Street, when an occupant threw a cat out of the passenger side window while going about 25 mph Friday. The occupants said the cat "went wild," jumped off the dashboard and seats and attacked the passenger. The driver denied his wife threw the cat out of the car. Police forwarded a report to the Norwalk Law Director's office for the consideration of charges.

James D. Armstrong, 37, of Sandusky, was arrested on several, local contempt of court warrants Friday after being picked up by the Erie County Sheriff's Office. He is serving a 10-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

Responded to Norwalk High School in connection with three female students being disruptive, belligerent and disrespectful toward a teacher Friday. The girls were suspended from school for three days and released to relatives. Police forwarded a report to the Huron County Prosecutor's office and Huron County Juvenile Court for the consideration of charges.

Erie County Sheriff's Capt. Paul Sigsworth reported deputies found a 1981 Ford F-150 pickup truck registered to a West Washington Street man in an undisclosed wooded area in Erie County on Friday. The owner said he left the truck in an East Seminary Street parking lot and was not aware it was missing.

Candace L. Russ, 27, whose address was unavailable, was cited for a barking dog violation in connection with a North West Street incident Friday.

A Jefferson Street resident reported someone keyed her two-door vehicle Friday.

Found a "no parking this side" sign that had been hit by a vehicle that apparently went off the right side of Executive Drive on Friday. Police notified the city street department.

Aaron J. Hindle, 22, whose address was unavailable, was arrested on an undisclosed charge in connection with a Benedict Avenue business disturbance Saturday.

Dion P. McNutt Jr., 23, whose address was unavailable, was charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a Whittlesey Avenue business disturbance Sunday. He was held in the city jail until sober.

Ryan J. Balser, 25, of Toledo, was arrested on two warrants Sunday and charged with failure to pay fines and costs. He is serving a 10-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

An East Main Street resident reported her daughter ran away Sunday. A Huron County Juvenile Court probation officer made arrangements for the girl to be transferred to the Sandusky County Juvenile Detention Center for a hearing today.

An area motorist reported her right rear bumper was scuffed and the right tail light was cracked when it was parked at a Milan Avenue business Sunday.

A North West Street resident accused several juveniles of going through her purse Sunday.

An employee of a Madison Street business reported finding a wallet belonging to a girl, age 6 or 7, Sunday who later identified it as hers.

A Minard Place resident reported undisclosed property vandalism Sunday.

Ricky D. Maye, 23, of 23 Newton St., was arrested on two warrants Sunday and charged with failure to show proof of restitution and probation violation. He currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail. SHERIFF'S OFFICE

A Drake Road resident reported hearing an explosion after a car hit a utility pole in front of her home Friday. Ohio Edison later requested the Huron River Joint Fire District for a leaking transformer.

The Norwalk Police Department was advised by an area business that reported an employee left for lunch Friday and didn't return. The business requested a deputy check on the Greenwich Milan Townline Road resident's well-being because he alluded to being upset about his paycheck and killing himself in some documents at his desk.

A Neal Zick Road, Willard, resident reported the theft of her daughter's MT Flyer Roadmaster bicycle Friday.

A North U.S. 250 resident reported a suspected trespassing incident Friday.

A Pleasant Road, Willard, resident reported a 13-year-old girl was bitten by a pit bull at another home Friday.

Assisted the state Highway Patrol with a Gibbs Road accident Friday in which the driver fled on foot.

A West Main Street, North Fairfield, resident reported the theft of 150 to 250 aluminum cans from his back yard Friday.

A construction worker reported someone entered an Edwards Road, Greenwich, vacant home Friday and stole a concrete saw.

The manager of an East U.S. 20, Wakeman, mobile home park reported there was an unwanted person on the premises Friday.

A Townsend Angling Road, Collins, resident reported a suspicious vehicle Friday.

A Bevier Road, Willard, resident reported a reckless driver Saturday.

A West Collins Road, Collins, resident reported being threatened and harassed Saturday.

An East U.S. 20, Wakeman, resident reported her son, who is under house arrest, climbed out of the window and was missing Saturday. The boy was found at his mother's house and sent to the Sandusky County Juvenile Detention Center.

A Neal Zick Road, Willard, resident reported the theft of a green Magna Northern bicycle Saturday.

An East U.S. 20, Wakeman, resident reported the theft of a cell phone Saturday.

A relative of a U.S. 250, New London, resident requested a deputy check on the juvenile's well-being Saturday.

A Hartland Center Road, Collins, resident reported a suspected trespassing incident Saturday.

A U.S. 250, New London, business employee reported a private property accident Saturday.

An area motorcyclist reported being forced to lay his bike down when a deer ran in front of him and his son, who was on another bike, on Ohio 99, Willard, Saturday.

An Ohio 601 resident accused a male suspect of attempting to enter her home Saturday.

A West Second Street, North Fairfield, resident reported an unruly juvenile ran away Saturday.

Initiated an Ohio 61 traffic stop Saturday involving an unnamed suspect charged with driving a suspended license Saturday.

An Ohio 61, Plymouth, resident reported a missing/runaway juvenile Saturday.

A Townline Road 12, Willard, resident reported a loud music complaint Saturday.

An emergency room nurse reported treating an assault victim from a Baseline Road, Willard, incident Sunday.

A West Collins Road, Collins, resident reported the theft of a cutting torch, concrete saw and several other items Sunday.

A Collins Road, Collins, resident reported someone egged his house and car Sunday.

The Willard Police Department reported being on Townline Road 12, Willard, with a minor who reported being abused Sunday.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about an entry to the Hartland Township garage Sunday on Court Road, Collins.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a Greenwich Milan Townline Road, Greenwich, resident who overdosed on medication, but was breathing Sunday. North Central EMS and a deputy were sent to the home.

A Crescent Road, New London, resident reported the suspected violation of a protection order Sunday issued against him.

An East U.S. 20, Wakeman, resident reported someone slashed the tires of her daughter's bicycle either Saturday or Sunday.

A Wenz Road, Wakeman, resident accused a 14-year-old boy of threatening her 10-year-old son with a hunting knife while the complainant's son was gathering minnows near the river Sunday.

An area resident reported a break-in at an Ohio 18, Collins, residence and the theft of a welder, grinder, some copper and aluminum sheets along with some other tools Sunday.

An area resident requested a deputy have a North U.S. 250 resident call the complainant about a death in the family Sunday.

Dispatchers were advised of an alarm activation at a U.S. 20, Monroeville, business Sunday.

The state Highway Patrol requested a deputy respond to a Section Line Road, Willard, accident with injuries Sunday until a trooper could arrive. NORWALK FIRE

Told someone to attend to a 261 E. Ohio 61 bonfire at 8:46 p.m. Friday. Returned to station at 8:52.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 5:27 p.m. Saturday at 192 Milan Ave. Returned to station at 5:55.

Responded to a contained, unmanned fire at 12:40 a.m. Sunday outside 127 Benedict Ave. The owners extinguished the fire. Returned to station at 1:02.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 1:32 a.m. Sunday at 46 Garcia Drive. Returned to station at 2:12.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 10:14 a.m. Sunday at 57 Baker St. Returned to station at 10:22.

Responded to an accident with injuries at 12:02 p.m. Sunday at 453 E. Ohio 61. Firefighters assisted North Central EMS with patient care and assisted with clean-up. Returned to station at 12:23.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 4:38 p.m. Sunday at 29 Corwin St. Returned to station at 4:43.