Public Record


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

Police Department

A man was warned Monday to desist in texting a Findlay woman.
Authorities were alerted Monday to a report of a city child residing in a home with unsanitary conditions.
Domestic acrimony occurred at a Lima Avenue home Tuesday.
Two women were nabbed Tuesday after shoplifting facial cleanser, fabric sheets and other merchandise from the Trenton Avenue Walmart.
A person wanted under a Tiffin warrant was located Tuesday at 132 Monroe Ave.

Sheriff’s Office

A possible burglary was investigated Tuesday at 23913 Orange Township 52.

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:

Divorces, Dissolutions

Lauren R. Edgell and Jeramy J. Edgell, dissolution.
Paul M. Whitson from Krista R. Whitson, divorce.
Ceptember Carter and Thomas Carter, dissolution.
Emily Spieth from Nathan Spieth, divorce.
Chantel L. Meyer from Robert W. Meyer, divorce.
Analee Lindamood from Roger Lindamood, divorce.
Roger Lindamood from Analee Lindamood, divorce.
Melissa A. Smith and Gregory A. Smith, dissolution.
Janice M. West and Walter E. West, dissolution.
Amy M. Eastby from Nicholas J. Eastby, divorce.

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 E. and Tina K. Wood to Theodore D. and Laura Welsh, 8201 Township 31, Jenera, $275,000.
Abel and Ledia Torres to James E. Thompson, 217 Park Drive, McComb, $54,000.
Gregory A. Chess to Andrew D. and Kristy L. Stewart, 4295 Ohio 103, Bluffton, $219,000.
JP Morgan Chase Bank to Paul F. Sciuga, 14446 Township 152, Arlington, $82,000.
Terry L. and Stephanie E. Badertscher to Rodney K. and Jennifer J. Richards, 7717 E. Watermark Drive, Findlay, $144,000.
James W. and Eleanore C. Speck to Jimmie L. Jr. and Tammy R. Puthoff, 2548 Burberry Court, Findlay, $180,000.
Fannie Mae and Federal National Mortgage Association to Timothy S. Slough, 900 Cherry Lane, Findlay.
Dean W. and Sonja D. Cole to Marc D. and Kimberly B. Kogan, 400 Hedgewyck Drive, Findlay, $252,000.
Grace & Truth Community Church and Findlay Apostolic Church to Cross Way Ministries, 2319 N. Main St., Findlay; 2321 N. Main St., Findlay; and 121 Ely Ave., Findlay, $345,000.
Dean D. Sheldon to Dustin M. and Falon D. Riepenhoff, 2141 Hancock County 33, Bluffton, $225,000.
Trey A. and Torrie C. Shepherd to Kristina L. Ritz, 123 W. Liberty St., Arlington, $84,900.
Robert J. Gase to Sarah Gase, 1720 Hilton Ave., Findlay.
Hancock County sheriff and Carla D. Bauman to Citimortgage, 624 Hull Ave., Findlay, $30,000.
Hancock County sheriff and Dustin D. Mengert to Fifth Third Mortgage Co., 101 N. Scott St., Arcadia, $38,000.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


7:50 p.m., 300 E. Lincoln St., emergency medical service call.
8:15 p.m., 1901 Industrial Drive, emergency medical service call.


1:18 a.m., 805 N. Cory St., smoke scare.
12:27 p.m., 629 Broad Ave., vehicle accident.
2:38 p.m., 1115 S. Main St., vehicle accident.


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