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

Police Department

A Franklin Avenue resident apprised of a possible fraud Tuesday after purchasing a dog online that never arrived.

Propane tanks were pilfered from a mobile trailer in the 400 block of Emma Street. The theft was reported Monday.

A bicycle was boosted Tuesday outside 701 Lima Ave.

A West Main Cross Street was arrested Tuesday on Broadway for violating a protection order filed by a Findlay female.

A Park Street male was incarcerated Monday for possessing drug paraphernalia and narcotics on Park Street.

Sheriff’s Office

Last week a rural Arcadia couple advised of a suspicious email from a bank, seeking money.

An Allen Township woman reported last Friday that her ex-husband had arrived at her workplace, violating a protection order.

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:


3:29 p.m., 618 Sutton Place, unauthorized burning.

4:53 p.m., Tiffin Avenue, traffic accident.

6:58 p.m., 510 W. Main Cross St., emergency medical service call.

10:41 p.m., Tiffin Avenue, traffic accident.


3:44 a.m., 1429 Sawmill Cove, emergency medical service call.

4:51 a.m., 304 Lester Ave., alarm malfunction.

9:43 a.m., 806 Bright Road, emergency medical service call.

2:52 p.m., 731 W. Trenton Ave., emergency medical service call.