Public Record


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

Police Department

A wallet was whisked from 748 Longmeadow Lane, C. This report was filed Tuesday.
Items were swiped from a car at 615 Swing Ave. on Wednesday.
Six Findlay citizens wanted under separate warrants were taken into custody Wednesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital, at 1044 Doune Drive, in the 300 block of South Blanchard Street, at 725 College St., 1241 Bernard Ave., and in a parking lot at 1849 Industrial Drive.
Domestic disorder occurred recently at addresses on Adams and Summit streets.
A Toledo traveler was cited Thursday for driving under the influence, a stop sign violation, and going left of center on Walnut Street.

Sheriff’s Office

A Marion Township woman last week reported identity fraud involving a collection agency.

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

Municipal Court

From the public records of the Findlay Municipal Court. The following people were sentenced:
Jason A. Grine, Nathan M. Wheeler, both of Findlay; Elena Reedy, rural Mount Cory; Amber Marie Dargartz, no address available; Laura R. Alfaro, no address available, all for driving under suspension (DUS); $250 fines.
Justin Haugh, Findlay, DUS; $300 fine.
Melissa A. Courtney, Arlington, and Aaron J. Grine, Fostoria, DUS; $150 fines.
Jason M. Gossman, Findlay, DUS; $200 fine.
Caleb Z. Moore, Findlay, falsification and obstructing official business; $500 fine, 60 jail days with 50 suspended.
Baldemar J. Saavedra, Findlay, disorderly conduct; $150 fine.
William R. Burkhalter, Findlay, possession of drug paraphernalia and DUS; $450 fine, license suspended 181 days.
Jaden E. Thomas, McComb, no operator’s license (NOL); $150 fine.
Sean E. Cooper, Findlay, financial responsibility act (FRA) violation; license suspended 731 days.
Steven G. McFadden, Findlay, domestic violence and obstructing official business; $500 fine, 60 jail days suspended.
Lucas Alexander Van-Krimpen, no address available, and Zachary A. Maag, rural Ottawa, both for speed; $105 fines.
Destiny E. McRill, Findlay, speed; $95 fine.
Rui Heng Han, no address available, no front license plate; $124 fine.
Amanda Lee Delong, North Baltimore, possession of drug abuse instruments; $250 fine, 90 jail days suspended.
Faith E. Emmons-Gutierrez, Fostoria, operating a vehicle after underage consumption of alcohol, and driving in marked lanes violation; $350 fine, 30 jail days with 25 suspended, license suspended 181 days.
Elizabeth Ann Fisher, Findlay, stopping for a school bus violation; $200 fine.
Alonso T. Ortiz, Upper Sandusky, DUS; $250 fine, 30 jail days with 22 suspended.
Ann L. Peeler, Findlay, failure to stop after an accident; $250 fine, 30 jail days with 23 suspended, license suspended 366 days.
William D. Shonkwiler, Carey, drug paraphernalia offenses; $141 fine.
Joseph Vera Jr., rural Arcadia, operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OVI) and DUS; $1,000 fine, 210 jail days with 195 suspended, license suspended 731 days.
John M. Kilpatrick, Findlay, front yard residential district violation; $50 fine, seven jail days suspended.
Joshua R. Gray, Findlay, OVI and speed; $600 fine, 30 jail days with 23 suspended, license suspended 366 days.
Monona Theresa Martin, no address available, speed; $150 fine.
Pang Paengrord, Findlay, OVI; $600 fine, 60 jail days with 50 suspended, license suspended 731 days.
Evan M. Regan, Findlay, drug paraphernalia offenses, OVI and DUS; $850 fine, 210 jail days with 27 suspended, license suspended 731 days.
Thomas J. Warren, Findlay, reckless operation of vehicle; $250 fine, 30 jail days with 23 suspended.
Lindsay N. Welborn, Findlay, and Nicholas Cole, Leipsic, both for OVI; $450 fines, 30 jail days with 23 suspended, licenses suspended 366 days.
Frank C. Brown IV, Findlay, DUS, and starting and backing of vehicle violation; $450 fine.
Ami L. Cooprider, Findlay, drug abuse; $100 fine.
Angel L. Gonzales, Findlay, drug paraphernalia offenses; $250 fine, 30 jail days with 25 suspended.
Elizabeth M. Hoch, Findlay, petty theft; $250 fine, 90 jail days suspended.
Andrew P. Huffman, Arlington, possession of drug paraphernalia; $141 fine.
Christopher Johnson, Findlay, domestic violence; $250 fine, 30 jail days suspended.
Steven J. McWilliams, Findlay, possession of drug paraphernalia; $250 fine, 30 jail days with 27 suspended.
Heather L. Patterson, Findlay, disorderly conduct; $150 fine.
Bonnie R. Vandeneynde, Findlay, drug abuse; $150 fine.
Gabraell M. Zechman, Findlay, falsification; $250 fine, 90 jail days suspended.
Matthew E. Reed, rural Fostoria, drug abuse, possession of drug paraphernalia, and reckless operation of vehicle; $550 fine, 30 jail days with 23 suspended, license suspended 181 days.
Tana G. Avilla, Fostoria, OVI; $450 fine, 30 jail days with 27 suspended, license suspended 366 days.
Louise M. Sanchez, Findlay, OVI and failure to yield the right of way; $400 fine, 30 jail days with 23 suspended.


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

William and Jill Krost to Ryan and Marie Smith, 205 Second St., Findlay, $223,500.
Ryan and Marie Smith to Lawrence and Elizabeth Funke, 1902 Camelot Lane, Findlay, $187,000.
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Jerry Blevins, Apt. U-7, 1607 Kathryn Court, Findlay, $157,000.
Rarey Properties LLC and Mark Rarey to Evolution Property Group LLC, 831 Liberty St., Findlay, $80,000.
Edwin and Ruth Davis to Jane Greer, U-23, 23 Windstone Drive, Findlay, $177,000.
Thomas and Tammy Blunk to Jacob Hunt, 716 N. Main St., Arlington, $164,900.
Emily Ramge to Thomas and Tammy Blunk, 5772 Pleasant Township 21, McComb, $285,000.
Calvin Hackworth to Uvaldo and Kayla Sierra, Lot 63, South Crawford Street, Vanlue.
Debra Markins to Kenneth and Mackenzie Melton III, 226 Lexington Ave., Findlay.
Jill Gillespie to Jill Gillespie and Derol Harmon, 4386 Blanchard Township 93, McComb.
Ashly Heavener to Christopher Cook and Tara Preston, 238 E. Wallace St., Findlay, $140,000.
JDT Tyler LLC and Donald Tyler to John Tyler, 1213 Woodrow Wilson Road, Fostoria, $78,000.
Deborah Russler to Don Brewster, 2850 Union Township 36, Mount Cory.
Roberta Larson to Kristine and Richard Larson, 3129 Crosshill Drive, Findlay.
Terry Pharaon to Zachary Huber, 1022 E. Sandusky St., Findlay, $112,000.
Andrew House to Andrew and Courtney Flinn, 1770 Bishop Lane, Findlay, $207,000.
Nyoka Decker to Hancock County commissioners, 139 N. Main St., Findlay.
BER Real Estate Investments I LLC to Vermont Equities LLC, 2400 Tiffin Ave., Findlay, $2,967,070.
Superior Credit Union to Rick and Katrina Collins, 210 Trenton Ave., Findlay, $69,700.
Bryan and Marci Littleton to Jerry Blevins, 426 Eben Ave., Findlay.
Robert Smith Jr. to Renee Smith, 831 Fishlock Ave., Findlay.
Hancock County sheriff and Barbara Holmes to Douglas and Cathy McClain, U7-27, 2275 Fox Run Circle, Findlay, $88,600.
Dennis Miller to Jonathon and Rachel Burkhart, 439 Nevada Lane, Findlay, $203,000.
Joel and Lindsay Ricker to Alan and Katie Needler, 1837 Tiki St., Findlay, $365,000.
Fred Brown to Michael Miller, 15009 Hancock County 26, Arlington.
Mark Ellis, Matthew Ellis, and Mark Binkley to Justin Lobdell, 1810 Bishop Lane, Findlay, $167,000.
Doug Rodriguez to Jacob Ludwig and Chelsea Holman, 1615 Dakota Drive, Findlay, $161,000.
Michael and Mary Neill to Michael Cook Jr., 21995 Delaware Township 186, Forest, $40,000.
Jane Greer to Bradley and Mieashia Doleman, 7689 Township 237, Findlay, $182,000.
Matthew and Kelsey Fetter to Troy and Amanda Krieger, 2608 Greenacre Drive, Findlay, $133,000.
Gregory and Amy Smith to Andrew and Sarah Babcock, 15546 Brookview Trail, Findlay, $346,900.
Bradley Martin to Charissa Martin, part of Lots 1 and 2, Township Road 123, rear, McComb.
Lyle and Christina Harvitt to Lyle Harvitt and Lyle Harvitt Trust, 15700 Eagle Township 72, Findlay.
Thomas and Sheena Dotson to TTS Rental Properties LLC, 1.2 acres, Ohio 103, Bluffton.
Sue and William Montgomery to Jon and Elizabeth Lieb, 1421 Sixth St., Findlay, $152,500.
David and Rashea Robinson to Joseph and Lauren Sherrieb, 2425 S. Main St., Findlay, $186,500.
Shawn and Lisa Thoma to Christian and Verena Seitel, 224 E. Sawmill Road, Findlay, $194,000.
Frank Siebeneck to Alisa and Aaron Siebeneck, 214 E. McPherson Ave., Findlay.
Judith Wells to Smallcombe Properties LLC, 220 Laquineo St., Findlay, $68,500.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


6:26 p.m., 203 N. Blanchard St., emergency medical service call.
9:42 p.m., 209 Terrace Drive, emergency medical service call.


2:05 p.m., 210 Center St., emergency medical service call.
7 p.m., Broad Avenue and West Bigelow, traffic accident.



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