Crime/accidents

NORWALK FIRE Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 9:47 a.m. Monday at 5 Jennifer Way. Returned to station at 10:05.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 24, 2010

NORWALK FIRE

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 9:47 a.m. Monday at 5 Jennifer Way. Returned to station at 10:05.

Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 11:24 a.m. Monday at 5 Jennifer Way. Returned to station at 11:35.

Responded to an alarm activation at 2:50 p.m. Monday at the Carriage House of Fisher-Titus Medical Center. A maintenance employee was changing furnace filters and the dust caused the false alarm. Returned to station at 2:59.

Performed an odor investigation at 3:03 p.m. Monday at 27 E. Main St. The occupants complained about the odor related to a kerosene heater being used in the basement of the bank. Returned to station at 3:20.

Responded to and extinguished a structure fire in an interior wall where a wood burner stove was being vented into an exterior chimney at 5:46 a.m. today at 496 U.S. 250. The Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department assisted the six Norwalk firefighters in fighting the blaze that caused $5,000 worth of damage and looking for fire extension. Returned to station at 7:06.

NORWALK POLICE

Responded to a Gallup Avenue disturbance Monday where a West Street man is accused of threatening two residents. Police forwarded a report to the Norwalk Law Director's Office for the consideration of charges.

A Woodlawn Avenue resident reported the theft of his wallet from his unlocked car Monday. The incident remains under investigation.

Tiffany N. Fritz, 18, of 26 North St., Plymouth, was arrested on a warrant today and charged with failure to report to jail on the original hit-skip violation on a private property. She is serving a 77-day sentence at the Huron County Jail.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

An Ohio 61, New Haven, resident reported his elderly mother-in-law received a call Friday from a person claiming to be from Social Security who wanted to make a house call. The complainant called Social Security and determined the agency doesn't make house calls. A deputy determined the call was from an insurance company.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a suspicious vehicle driving slowly on Gibbs Road without its lights Monday.

The Summit County Juvenile Detention Center reported having an unspecified juvenile suspect ready to be picked up on a local warrant Monday. A deputy transported the boy to Huron County Juvenile Court for a hearing.

A U.S. 224, Greenwich, resident reported one of her foster children was being unruly Monday.

Responded to Exchange Road, New London, for a resident suspected of having frost bite who was locked out of her home. Citizens Ambulance responded first, but did not transport the woman to a hospital.

A Niver Road, Willard, resident reported a trespassing incident Monday, possibly involving an all-terrain vehicle.

An Ohio 61, Plymouth, resident reported a domestic dispute Monday.

Assisted the New London Police Department in finding two suspects wanted on warrants on Ohio 13, Greenwich, Monday. Herb A. Farnsworth, 25, of 2880 Ohio 13, Greenwich, and Chad R. Murr, 31, of 44 Third St., New London, each were arrested and charged with burglary, a second-degree felony. They currently are in custody at the Huron County Jail awaiting separate Norwalk Municipal Court bond hearings.

Dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call about a false alarm at an Ohio 103, Willard, business Monday.