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

Police Department

A South Blanchard Street motorist was arrested Friday for driving under the influence after peeling out from an alley near Walnut Street.

A Deshler man, later found to be wanted under a warrant, was charged Saturday with falsification and driving with a suspended license, following a traffic offense in the 400 block of North Blanchard Street.

A bicycle was boosted from the front of 301 W. Main Cross St. This report was filed Saturday.

A Christmas LED light device was stolen Sunday from a front yard at 1504 Bliss Ave.

An intoxicated Park Street person, observed stumbling in the 400 block of East Sandusky Street, was incarcerated for disorderly conduct Sunday.

A small baggie with a white substance was confiscated from a Deshler male during a traffic stop Sunday on Washington Street. The suspect also was found to be wanted under a warrant.

Weekend warrants were issued to people found in the 700 block of West Main Cross Street, the 400 block of South Main Street, 900 block of North Main Street, at the Centrex plant on West Lima Street, and at 1600 Fox St.

Domestic disturbances were noted at abodes on Crystal Avenue, Summit Street and Cedar Avenue.

Sheriff’s Office

A Findlay traveler was ticketed Friday for failing to control a Chevy Avalanche that struck a mailbox near Forest Park.

Two deer decoys were filched Friday from a woods near Hancock County 139 and Portage Township 19.

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.


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

Mark and Joni Bretz to Bretz Irrevocable Heritage Trust and Michelle Wise, 15300 Bent Tree Drive, Findlay.

Terner and Denise Acheson to Juan and Karen Maldonado, 718 Balsley Ave., Findlay, $102,500.

Terrie Whitta to Matthew Holsinger, 21829 Hancock County 226, Fostoria, $210,250.

William Cook to Austin Cook, 9.99 acres, Hancock County 193, Vanlue, $66,000.

Luella Lewis to Todd and Angela Lee, 216 Edith Ave., Findlay, $120,000.

Stefanie Gabel to Jason Kitchen, 103 Jackson Road, Benton Ridge.

Cross Way Ministries to Ralph and Cindy Vandervlucht Jr., 121 Ely Ave., Findlay.

Ann Whithaus Trust, Ann Whithaus to Kathy Needler, 136 Alpine Drive, Findlay, $88,600.

Kimberlee Reece to Randall Reece, 7453 Blanchard Township 123, McComb.

Freed Pond Enterprises, Harold Freed to Swampland Estates LLC, 39.28 acres, Hancock County 201, Findlay, $117,840.

Shady Acres Inc. to McComb school board, Lots 139-140, West South Street, McComb, $362,554.

Karl Kugler to Jacqueline Kugler, 1635 Cherry Lane, Findlay.

Larry and Charlotte Schaller to Donovon Lee, 11081 Hancock County 40, Findlay, $178,900.

Gregory and Amy Glick to Matthew and Shayna Glick, 19013 Madison Township 177, Arlington, $80,000.

Richard and Kirsten Patterson to Sakae and Hisako Tabogami, 607 Edith Ave., Findlay, $150,000.

Ashley and Derek Brauneller to Jack and Bonita Mathers Sr., 713 Canterbury Drive, Findlay, $150,000.

Barbara Loeffler to Braden Hall, 813 W. North St., Fostoria, $92,000.

Janelle Faber to Kimberly Nelson, 825 Hawthorne Road, Findlay, $157,000.

Donald Flugga III to Nicole Coughlin, 1737 W. Main Cross St., Findlay, $140,000.

James Mudgett to Brock Weber, 21630 Delaware Township 154, Mount Blanchard, $191,000.

Edward and Lisa Ford to Jared and Circe Krout, 15404 Hancock County 9, Findlay, $232,500.

Leon McDowell to Bryan Thomas, 5320 Hancock County 53, McComb, $133,900.

Scott Shaull to Charles and Sarah Cameron, 513 Western Ave., Findlay, $28,840.

Michael Abshier, Michael Abshier Trust to Jennifer Chortie, 1908 Queenswood Drive, Findlay, $147,500.

Richard and Sarah Boisture to Heather Harriss, 1516 Cypress Lake, Findlay, $450,000.

Erika Streicher to Patrick Streicher, 115 E. Lima St., Findlay.

Thomas and Sandra Brown, Thomas Brown Revocable Trust to Jason and Lindsay Elchert, 12.8 acres, Liberty Township 95, Findlay.

James Wilch to John and Larry Wilch, 16 acres and 22.5 acres, Hancock County 9, Arlington.

Brian Gallihugh to Brian Gallihugh and Johnny Robinson, 837 Harmon St., Findlay.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


4 p.m., East Sandusky Street, emergency medical service call.

4:30 p.m., 1921 Tiffin Ave., emergency medical service call.

7:14 p.m., 2421 Aberdeen Drive, shorted electrical equipment.

7:35 p.m., 1220 Tiffin Ave., traffic accident.

9:14 p.m., 250 Olive St., hazardous material investigation, nothing found.


3:08 a.m., 219 Midland Ave., emergency medical service call.

6:13 a.m., 101 Sixth St., emergency medical service call.

11:44 a.m., 2627 Foxbury Lane, good intent call.

7:40 p.m., 110 Fair St., unauthorized burning.

9:12 p.m., 11745 Township Road 145, emergency medical service call.


4:58 a.m., 2101 Knollwood Drive, emergency medical service call.

5:38 a.m., 1612 Logan Ave., emergency medical service call.

9:57 a.m., 525 Clifton Ave., emergency medical service call.

12:48 p.m., 119 S. West St., emergency medical service call.

1:52 p.m., 222 W. Melrose Ave., emergency medical service call.

2:11 p.m., 243 E. Yates Ave., emergency medical service call.