Public Record


From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office:

Police Department

Cash and painkillers were missing Thursday from a vehicle parked in the 1700 block of East Sandusky Street.
The urge to catch ’em all overcame a Walmart patron who stole $68 in Pokemon cards and a screen protector. The thief was caught.
Police on Thursday arrested a motorist carrying Ecstasy and Percocet in the 2300 block of Bank Street.
A vehicle was missing Thursday from 114 Ely Ave.
A punch was thrown Thursday from one resident to another at St. Catherine’s Manor nursing home. No charges are being sought.

Sheriff’s Office

A woman was arrested Thursday for domestic violence in the 6000 block of Ohio 12.
Two muddy men trespassed Saturday at 8501 Hancock County 53, McComb, and told a resident fraudulent stories of returning from a kayaking trip. Criminal trespassing charges are being considered.

Anyone with information about a crime can call Findlay/Hancock County Crimestoppers between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays at 419-425-TIPS, or visit the Web at
Callers may remain anonymous.


From the public records of Hancock County Common Pleas Court:

Marriage Licenses

Kenneth Myers Dahnke Jr., Bluffton, warehouse, to Pamela J. Birchnaugh, Bluffton, custodial.
Richard S. Van Atta II, McComb, firefighter, to Molly R. Anderson, McComb, state-tested nurse aide.
Eric J. Figlewicz, 1911 Veterans Lane, attorney, to Nicole R. Bentley, 1911 Veterans Lane, pharmacist.
Matthew A. Fetter, Van Buren, landscaper, to Kelsey E. Aldridge, Benton, Tenn., student.
James R. Northrup II, 1335 Kennsington Drive, engineer, to Elizabeth K. Rossman, 10249 Hancock County 40, Ohio State University 4-H program assistant.

From the public records of the Hancock County auditor’s office. No money changes hands in some real estate transfers between family members, in some bank repossessions, and in some other transfers.

Real Estate Transfers

Thomas L. and Judy A. Bishop to Robert L. and Daphnae Bishop, Hancock County 172, 58.823 acres, Findlay.
Clara M. Burrell and Burrell Trust to Alice M. Vaughn, 11 Windstone Drive, Findlay, $100,000.
Benjamin G. Anderson to Daniel D. Copus, 617 Ferndale Ave., Findlay, $108,500.
Ruth Ann Huff to Dolores M. and Primitivo A. Pedong, 1627 Hilton Ave., Findlay, $105,000.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


5:42 p.m., 724 McManness Ave., emergency medical service call.


1:34 p.m., 421 Oakland Ave., unauthorized burning.
3:32 p.m., 855 Park St., emergency medical service call.



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