Crime/accidents

HIGHWAY PATROL No citation was issued Friday immediately after Gretchen V. Stevens, 36, of 33 N. Railroad St., Greenwich, went off the right side of Fairfield Angling Road while traveling south. Her mid-size car hit two trees before stopping in a yard. A medical helicopter flew her to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo with serious injuries.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 24, 2010

 

HIGHWAY PATROL

No citation was issued Friday immediately after Gretchen V. Stevens, 36, of 33 N. Railroad St., Greenwich, went off the right side of Fairfield Angling Road while traveling south. Her mid-size car hit two trees before stopping in a yard. A medical helicopter flew her to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo with serious injuries.

Katie A. Wallen, 19, of 5550 New London Section Line Road 21, New London, was charged with going left of center Sunday in the collision with the vehicle driven by Aaron L. Goble, 18, of 2818 Omega Road, Greenwich, on U.S. 250. The New London Fire Department transported Wallen to Fisher-Titus Medical Center with minor injuries. Goble and his two passengers, Brittany Pennell, 15, of 3435 Alpha Road, Greenwich, and David Devlin, 18, of 2401 Ridge Road, North Fairfield, went to the hospital with possible injuries.

James R. Pfieffer, 18, of 63 Milan Ave., was charged with failure to control Sunday after he went off the right side of U.S. 250 and hit a ditch.

MONROEVILLE PD

Dawn J. Griffith, 33, of 101C Parsons St., Norwalk, was charged with driving the wrong way on a divided highway during a Jan. 18 traffic stop on U.S. 20. Her passenger, John A. Cory, whose age was unavailable, of 41 1/2 Fruen St., Norwalk, was charged with an open-container violation. Both people were cited and released.

The Huron County Sheriff's Office advised police of an "open 9-1-1 call" from Fulton Street where dispatchers could hear a suspected argument Friday. Lillia R. Trice, 51, of 11 Williams St., Apt. C, Monroeville, was arrested and charged with domestic violence, a first-degree misdemeanor. She currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail in lieu of a $5,000 bond.

Jason A. Hendricks, 21, of 40 S. Main St., Apt A, Monroeville, was charged with driving with a suspended license during a traffic stop Friday at the intersection of U.S. 20 and East Broad Street and released. The original charge was driving under the influence.

Andrew D. Alexander, 19, of 192 W. Main St., Apt. B, Norwalk, was arrested and charged with underage consumption after an officer found him on a South Ridge Street roof Saturday. He was cited and released to a sober person.

NORWALK FIRE

Responded to a possible dumpster fire at 6:05 p.m. Monday at 132 Akron Road. Firefighters determined someone saw smoke from a diesel engine exhaust. Returned to station at 6:15.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 8:49 a.m. Monday at 27 Bouscay Ave. Returned to station at 9:05.

NORWALK POLICE

Stephen J. Metro, 20, of 17 Glover St., was charged with failure to control Monday after he slowed for stopped southbound traffic on Norwood Avenue and lost control on the slippery pavement. He went off the right side of the road and hit a front yard lamp post, which was destroyed as a result.

Misty R. Morgan, 24, of 52 W. League St., turned herself in Monday and was arrested on 10 warrants. She was charged with failure to pay fines and costs, failure to complete community service and failure to pay restitution. Morgan is serving a 60-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

Arrested two Grand Avenue boys, 14 and 15, and charged them with being unruly in connection with refusing to go to school and arguing with their father Monday. Police forwarded a report to the Huron County Prosecutor's Office and Huron County Juvenile Court and released the boys to their father.

Kenneth A. Derby, 24, of 4037 Drake Road, was arrested on a contempt of court warrant Monday while entering a plea in another Norwalk Municipal Court case. He currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail.

Took custody of Marvin J. Ward, 39, of Mansfield, at the Mansfield Correctional Facility on a local contempt of court warrant Monday. He is serving a 10-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

Robert A. Strader, 52, of 23 Newton St., Apt. D8, was arrested on 26 warrants Monday and charged with failure to report to jail. The original charges were assault, possession of marijuana, disorderly conduct, domestic violence, an open-container violation and passing bad checks. He is serving a 60-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

An employee with Huron County Children Services took charge of a 16-year-old North Garden Street girl reported as unruly Monday and transported her to a Parsons Street foster home.

Sarah A. Clark, 24, of 21 Newton St., was arrested on two warrants Monday and charged with failure to pay fines and costs on the original charge of failing to file city taxes. She was released after posting bond.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

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

Used a search warrant Monday on Omega Road, Greenwich. There was no further information in the report.

A Whittlesey Avenue resident reported a domestic dispute Monday.

A Peru Olena Road resident reported a suspected fraud Monday.

A Skinner Road, Plymouth, resident reported being harassed Monday.