Public Record


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

Police Department

A Fostoria female was ticketed for steering around a “road closed” sign due to high water in the 900 block of Broad Avenue and also was found wanted under a warrant Friday.
Two Findlay men were arrested for having drug paraphernalia inside an auto Friday in the 800 block of South Main Street.
A road rage report was filed Friday in the 1900 block of Tiffin Avenue.
A city person was cautioned against trespassing onto 1023 Vincent St. on Friday.
Friday domestic unrest occurred at locales on Howard Street and Fairlawn Place.
A McManness Avenue motorist was jailed for attempting to flee police and possessing weed after he ran a red light Saturday on Tiffin Avenue.
An intoxicated, belligerent North Baltimore resident was arrested for disorderly conduct Saturday after refusing to exit a cab in the 500 block of East Foulke Avenue.
A North Main Street miss was charged with attempting to thieve merchandise from the Trenton Avenue Walmart. This happened Saturday.
A Brookside Drive denizen was accused Saturday of swiping a cellphone from 509 N. Main St.
A city man was incarcerated for assaulting his roommate Saturday at 1823 Park St.
A city citizen was cited Sunday for having drugs in the 800 block of North Blanchard Ave.
Weekend warrants were issued to those located at 1900 block of Broad Avenue and Ohio 613.

Sheriff’s Office

Water flowed into a Fostoria fellow’s Ford Focus on a water-covered roadway Thursday of Hancock County 216.
An Upper Sandusky man was cited Wednesday after losing control of a Nissan Altima that spun into a cornfield off Hancock County 37.
Domestic trouble was noted inside a West Bigelow Avenue apartment last week.
A rural Bloomdale man’s Ford stalled Thursday in high waters on Cass Township 215 west of Hancock County 18.
A Delaware, Ohio driver’s Ford became stuck in the watery roadway of Northridge Road. This was noted Saturday.
A Findlay woman was admonished Thursday after steering her Chrysler Town and Country around a “road closed” due to high water sign on Ohio 37 near Marion Township 234.
A Lima man’s tractor-trailer was lodged in high water on U.S. 30 on Thursday.
An unresponsive Lima person at 17179 Hancock County 15, Bluffton, was transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital for a possible drug overdose on July 10.

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
Callers may remain anonymous.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


2:13 a.m., North Cory Street, water rescue.
9:01 a.m., 248 Prentiss Ave., emergency medical service call.
12:07 p.m., 1401 Park St., smoke scare.
2:53 p.m., 12002 Hancock County 99, vehicle accident.
7:33 p.m., 950 W. Lima St., emergency medical service call.
8:11 p.m., 15100 Birchaven Lane, emergency medical service call.
10 p.m., 1210 Lima Ave., emergency medical service call.


4:38 a.m., 1200 County Club Drive, hazardous materials investigation, none found.
6:36 a.m., 519 S. Blanchard St., smoke detector malfunction.
10:37 a.m., 607 W. Sandusky St., emergency medical service call.
12:29 p.m., 213 N. Main St., emergency medical service call.
12:45 p.m., 128 Filmore St., emergency medical service call.


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