Docket


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

Police Department

Three area residents wanted under separate warrants were found last weekend on Interstate Drive, 500 block of Clinton Court and 434 Center St.

A Fostoria male was arrested for domestic violence after harming a woman at a Tiffin Avenue locale Sunday.

Sheriff’s Office

A domestic incident occurred inside a Redwood Drive residence Friday.


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.

Courthouse

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

Michael E. Calhoun, 35, of Fostoria, was sentenced to three years of community control sanctions, subject to intensive supervision, for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. He possessed less than 5 grams of cocaine on Feb. 24, 2018, in Findlay, and pleaded guilty on Oct. 26, 2018. A warrant for his arrest has since been issued due to an alleged probation violation.

Ivan H. Alers, 33, of Findlay, was sentenced to three years of community control for improperly handling a firearm in a motor vehicle, a fifth-degree felony. He had a loaded handgun accessible in his vehicle on April 24, 2018, in Liberty Township. Alers pleaded guilty on Oct. 24, 2018.

Justin M. Guck, 34, of Weston, was sentenced to five years of community control, subject to intensive supervision, for trafficking in cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. He sold less than 5 grams of cocaine on July 6, 2017, in Findlay. He pleaded guilty on Oct. 3, 2018.

Mark A. Powers, 32, of Findlay, was sentenced to 40 months in prison for two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, one a third-degree felony and the other a fourth-degree felony. He sold fentanyl on two occasions in April 2017 in Findlay, once within 100 feet of a juvenile. He pleaded guilty on Oct. 19, 2018.

Powers was sentenced to an additional year in prison for violating the terms of post-release control after serving time for previous trafficking convictions.

In a separate case against Powers, charges of possession of heroin, a third-degree felony, and possession of drugs (alprazolam), a fourth-degree felony, were dismissed.

Samuel L. Johnson III, 30, of Findlay, was sentenced to five years of community control for aggravated trafficking in drugs, a fourth-degree felony. Johnson sold oxycodone on Aug. 16, 2017, in Findlay. Johnson pleaded guilty on Oct. 18, 2018. A charge of trafficking in heroin, a fifth-degree felony, was dismissed.

Fire Calls


From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:

Monday

10:55 a.m., 1346 Byal Ave., emergency medical service call.

11:21 a.m., 537 Hillcrest Ave., emergency medical service call.

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