Crime/accidents

HIGHWAY PATROL John W. Russell, 57, of 6060 U.S. 20, Lot 18, Wakeman, was charged with failure to control Wednesday after he went off the right side of Ohio 99 while traveling north and his car overturned. There were no injuries.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 24, 2010

HIGHWAY PATROL

John W. Russell, 57, of 6060 U.S. 20, Lot 18, Wakeman, was charged with failure to control Wednesday after he went off the right side of Ohio 99 while traveling north and his car overturned. There were no injuries.

Shane E. Klick, 17, of Fremont, was charged with improper passing Thursday after he attempted to pass another eastbound vehicle on Ohio 18 and noticed an oncoming vehicle cresting a hill. Klick went off the left side of the road to avoid a collision, went through a private driveway and hit a tree.

Jacqueline A. Giles, 39, of 2294 Miller Road, Willard, hit a deer Friday on Townline Road 12.

No citation was issued Friday after Debra S. Boswell, 52, of 3490 Vine Road, Collins, hit a piece of wood while traveling east on U.S. 20.

Troopers are investigating a crash Saturday on U.S. 20 where the driver of a full-size car fled the scene after failing to negotiate a curve, went off the left side of the road and hit a sign.

NORWALK FIRE

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 8:46 a.m. Friday at 26 Spring St. Returned to station at 9:54.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 9:35 a.m. Friday at 2 1/2 Manahan Ave. Returned to station at 9:44.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 10:11 a.m. Friday at 290 Benedict Ave. Returned to station at 10:29.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 5:02 p.m. Friday at 41 Fruen St. Returned to station at 5:31.

Responded to light seen flickering in a Stower Lane apartment at 8:51 p.m. Friday where propane heaters were being used to dry the drywall. Returned to station at 9:10.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 1:27 p.m. Sunday at 35 Pitt St. Returned to station at 1:37.

Checked for a suspected gas leak at 7:54 p.m. Sunday at 29 Walnut St. After getting no readings, firefighters suggested the owners have a repairman check the stove. Returned to station at 8:15.

NORWALK POLICE

A Pierce Street, Greenwich, resident reported the theft of two cymbals from a drum set stored at a Benedict Avenue storage unit between Friday and Sunday.

Emily J. Mockler, 18, and her brother, Steven G. Mockler, 21, both of 2299 South Ohio 61, were charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a North West Street incident Friday. They were cited and released.

A Greenwich Milan Townline Road, Greenwich, motorist backed up from a Forest Street stop sign at Benedict Avenue into the vehicle driven by a West Main Street resident Friday. Police had issued no citations as of press time.

The Milan Police Department reported having Stephen W. Lay, 33, of 79F Cline St., in custody on two warrants Friday. He was charged with failure to pay fines and costs. Lay is serving a 10-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

Christopher M. Bruner, 27, of 48 E. Main St., was charged with disorderly conduct and possession of marijuana in connection with a Benedict Avenue incident Saturday and released.

Brian L. Rumsey, 37, of 95 N. Prospect St., was arrested on two warrants Saturday and charged with failure to pay fines and costs on the original charges of a red-light violation and driving without a license. He was released after posting bond.

Kevin L. Fahrney, 26, of 30 Parsons St., was charged with a red-light violation Saturday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Mary F. Wade, 32, of 32 Market St., Greenwich, at the intersection of Ohio 61 and Townsend Avenue.

A West Main Street resident reported the theft of several credit and debit cards and her purse from her unlocked vehicle parked on West Washington Street on Sunday.

Robert L. Pollard, 55, of Sandusky, was transferred from the Perkins Township Police Department on a warrant Sunday and charged with failure to pay fines and costs.

Leila M. Ward, 27, and Shaun P. Kaltenbach, 28, both of 174A Whittlesey Ave., were charged with disorderly conduct in connection with a domestic disturbance Sunday and released.

Ryan D. Wright, 49, of Toledo, was charged with driving under the influence, driving with a suspended license and an open-container violation in connection with a Milan Avenue traffic stop Sunday. He was cited and released.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

A Snyder Road, Willard, resident reported a suspicious vehicle Friday.

The Shelby Police Department reported having Shaun A. Arthur, 24, of Shelby, in custody on a warrant Friday. He was charged with probation violation through Huron County Juvenile Court. Arthur currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

An Ohio 61, Plymouth, resident reported being harassed by a neighbor Friday.

A U.S. 20, Wakeman, resident reported paying someone for half of the plumbing work he did, but the worker had not returned calls or returned to finish the job as of Friday. The complainant called later to say the situation had been resolved.

A Baseline Road, Plymouth, resident reported a weapons complaint Friday.

An area motorist reported finding several unspecified items along Fitchville River Road, New London, and requested a deputy retrieve them Friday.

An employee of a West U.S. 224, New Haven, business reported someone drove off without paying for gasoline Friday.

An Ohio 103, Willard, resident accused three suspects of breaking into her barn and running west Friday.

A Pleasant Street, Willard, resident reported being harassed Friday.

An employee of a U.S. 250 business reported someone was inside after the business was closed Friday.

A South Main Street, North Fairfield, resident reported an unruly juvenile Saturday.

An Elm Street, New London, resident reported being locked out of the house after a domestic dispute Saturday.

A Boughtonville Road, Willard, resident reported mailbox vandalism Saturday.

A New London police officer received a burglary complaint Saturday on Ohio 162, New London.

An employee of a Greenwich Milan Townline Road business reported seeing a suspicious vehicle that turned off its headlights Saturday.

A North Wenz Road, Wakeman resident, reported a motorist missed the driveway and was stuck in the yard Saturday.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a domestic menacing incident Saturday on Hartland Center Road, Collins.

The Monroeville Police Department requested unspecified assistance Sunday on Monroe Street, Monroeville.

Responded to a fight at a South Myrtle Avenue, Willard, business Sunday.

A pedestrian reported another pedestrian was missing Sunday when the group was walking on North U.S. 250 toward Sandusky.

An employee of the Mercy Hospital of Willard emergency room reported treating a domestic violence victim from an Ohio 61, Plymouth, incident Sunday.

An Ohio 13, Greenwich, resident reported seeing several bicycles in a ditch Sunday.

A caller interpreting for a Sugar Hill, Ga. resident accused someone of stealing his vehicle and suspected it was on U.S. 20, Collins, Sunday. A deputy called Georgia authorities and determined there was no stolen vehicle report and the street of the complainant didn't exist.

An Ohio 547, Bellevue, resident reported losing his cell phone Sunday.

A Chenango Road, New London, resident accused three hunters of trespassing Sunday.

The Willard Police Department reported the theft of copper-coated cable from a Keefer Street, Willard, residence Sunday.

An area resident requested a deputy stand by Sunday on Carroll Road, Collins.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about domestic violence Sunday on Hanville Corners Road, Monroeville.

Cheryl M. Allen, 39, of 3271 Ohio 598, Willard, was arrested and charged with contempt of court Sunday at the Willard Reservoir. She currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

An area resident requested a deputy check on the well-being of his daughter on Prospect Road, New London, after a suspected overdose Sunday. The state Highway Patrol and a deputy responded to the scene.