Docket


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

Police Department

An officer took a report Monday about two thefts by the same suspects on March 4 and March 9 at the Trenton Avenue Walmart. Petty theft charges were requested.

A window pane was broken by a BB in the 300 block of West Front Street. The incident was reported Monday.

An Upper Sandusky woman reported Monday that she was “scammed out of money on a rental home that was not actually for rent.”

A warrant was served Sunday to a Findlay man already in jail.

Findlay residents were arrested Monday on warrants on Howard, West Crawford, Wilson streets.

A domestic dispute was reported Monday on Gayle Lane.

A juvenile possessed marijuana Monday at Findlay High School.

A stolen firearm was recovered Tuesday during a traffic stop in the 100 block of East Bigelow Avenue.

A Findlay woman was arrested Tuesday on a warrant on Markle Street.

Police responded Tuesday to a domestic dispute on Fair Street.

Sheriff’s Office

K-9 Charlie was called to assist Findlay police with a traffic stop on South Blanchard Street on Saturday. Cocaine, marijuana and pipes were found in the Findlay woman’s car.

An Ottawa woman was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital on Tuesday by Appleseed EMS because she was experiencing a severe toothache and confusion. She had pulled over to the side of U.S. 68, north of U.S. 30.

A Cass Township woman reported two men walking around near her front door shortly after midnight on Tuesday. A deputy found fresh tire tracks in her front yard.

Two Portage Township residents reported Monday that their front door had been kicked in. Stolen from their home were two televisions (and remotes); a gun; two jewelry boxes containing rings, gold chains and a money clip; around $100 in coins; and a pillowcase. Their neighbor said that earlier in the day, a man in a long coat stopped at his house and asked for directions, then drove off in the opposite direction of what he was told. The man came to the neighbor’s back door and kept a hand inside his coat the whole time.


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 www.HancockCrimeStoppers.org.


Callers may remain anonymous.

Municipal Court


From the public records of Findlay Municipal Court. The following people were sentenced:

Michael Bland, no address; Alicia Frankforther, Justin Hornback, Linn Holmes, Gregory Williams, all of Findlay; Austin Mitchell, North Baltimore; Rosanna Kidd, Cygnet, all for driving under suspension (DUS); $250 fines.

Joshua Peterson, Findlay, DUS; $350 fine.

Sarah Alanizy, Findlay, no operator’s license (NOL); $50 fine.

Kenyetta Hill, no address, NOL; $150 fine.

Gavin Becher, Findlay, domestic violence; $250 fine, 120 jail days with 115 suspended.

Jaclyn Brossia, Vanlue, speed; $105 fine.

Courthouse

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The Courier is catching up on its coverage of Hancock County Common Pleas Court cases).

Michael L. Beall, 43, of Findlay, was sentenced to five years of community control sanctions, subject to intensive supervision. He pleaded guilty to domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony, on Aug. 13, 2018. He is not to have contact with the victim. Charges of witness intimidation, a third-degree felony, and resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor, were dismissed.

In a second domestic violence case involving the same victim, Beall was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision. The offenses took place on Nov. 20, 2017, and Feb. 14, 2018.

Ashley K. Baldridge, 25, of Findlay, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. Baldridge possessed cocaine in Findlay on April 16, 2018, and pleaded guilty on Aug. 13, 2018.

Richard C. Hornback, 55, address unknown, was sentenced to nine months in prison for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. He possessed cocaine in Findlay on Feb. 12, 2018, and pleaded guilty on Aug. 16, 2018. A prior robbery conviction was among the reasons for his prison sentence.

Shanna F. Westbrook, 36, of Findlay, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for trafficking in cocaine and trafficking in drugs, both fifth-degree felonies. She sold cocaine in Findlay on May 9, 2017, and buprenorphine in Findlay on May 11, 2017. Westbrook pleaded guilty on Aug. 16, 2018.

Darius Johnston, 20, of Findlay, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for assaulting Findlay High School Principal Ryan Imke at school on April 30, 2018. He is not to have contact with Imke. Johnston pleaded guilty to assault, a fifth-degree felony, on Aug. 16, 2018.

Stephanie M. Cole, 28, of Jackson Center, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, and possession of heroin, a fourth-degree felony. She possessed oxycodone and heroin in Bluffton on Dec. 3, 2016. Cole was originally eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction, but violated the terms of the intervention.

Roger L. Garcia, 37, address unknown, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. He possessed cocaine in Findlay on Nov. 2, 2017, and pleaded guilty Sept. 26, 2018.

Luis Enrique Villegas, 29, of New Jersey, was sentenced to five years of non-reporting community control sanctions. He pleaded guilty to identity fraud, a fifth-degree felony, on Sept. 20, 2018. He used another person’s driver’s license on March 27, 2018, in Allen Township.

Fire Calls


From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:

Monday

11:31 a.m., 701 Lima Ave., unintentional alarm.

5:30 p.m., 413 Washington St., traffic accident.

8:57 p.m., 422 W. Sandusky St., unintentional detector activation.

9:13 p.m., 903 Interstate Drive, emergency medical service call.

11:35 p.m., 2425 Grace Boulevard, emergency medical service call.

11:49 p.m., 729 Crystal Ave., lockout.

Tuesday

12:13 a.m., 610 Putnam St., canceled en route.

12:26 p.m., 119 E. Crawford St., unintentional detector activation.

1:15 p.m., 1949 Breckenridge Road, emergency medical service call.

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