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

Police Department

The following incidents were reported Thursday:

A window screen was removed at 3201 Terrace Lane sometime overnight, but no entry was gained to the residence. Footprints were observed outside.

Domestic dispute was reported by a neighbor in the 2000 block of Breckenridge Road.

A vehicle was stopped in the 1500 block of West Main Cross Street and given a verbal warning for no rear taillights.

A counterfeit $20 bill was passed at Speedway, 1415 S. Main Street.

Two vehicles collided at East Sandusky and East streets at about 5:36 a.m. Airbags deployed, but neither driver reported injuries. A tow truck was dispatched to the area.

A verbal warning was given for disobeying a traffic control device at the county courthouse, 300 S. Main St.

A green mountain bike in the 300 block of East Hardin Street was picked up by police. The bike had been there for two weeks.

An unruly juvenile was reported on Drake Avenue after he left the residence at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday and hadn’t returned by 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

One person was detained after a traffic stop at North Blanchard and Lynn streets.

A car was damaged at 2300 Greenacre Drive after a Hancock Area Transportation Services bus “clipped” the vehicle.

Two thefts were reported at Lowe’s Home Improvement, 1077 Bright Road.

Two vehicles collided in the drive-thru alley at Lee’s chicken, 427 Tiffin Ave.

A 13-year-old female tried to steal a debit card from a female at a residence on West Hardin Street.

A male posted on Facebook that his ex-wife has the coronavirus (COVID-19).

An intoxicated driver was taken into custody in the 400 block of East Sandusky Street.

An ex-boyfriend was banging on a female’s door in the 2900 block of Greenacre Drive. She broke up with him because he wanted to have a threesome with her.

A person was taken into custody after a traffic stop in the 700 block of Putnam Street.

Three intoxicated people were warned in the 700 block of South Main Street about disorderly conduct by being loud and using abusive language.

Sheriff’s Office

The following incidents were reported Thursday:

Two vehicles collided in a parking lot at 4901 N. Main St. when one vehicle slipped out of gear and struck the other vehicle. There was no visible damage to either vehicle. A security guard requested a deputy as the drivers “were not being cooperative.” A male was “very distraught and causing issues,” according to the sheriff’s report.

Illegal dumping was reported in the 21000 block of Amanda Township 171, Vanlue.

A semitrailer hit a stop sign in the 5800 block of Hancock County 84 and drove off. The state Department of Transportation was contacted to reinstall the sign.

Two vehicles collided at Hancock County 18 and 212. There were no injuries.

Gunshots were reported by a resident in the 100 block of South Main Street, Jenera. A deputy checked the area and found no one.

A resident in the 13000 block of Marion Township 201 reported someone rang his doorbell, but nobody was there. Then he heard two gunshots. Two deputies checked the area and found no one.

One male in an SUV parked with the headlights off in a driveway on West Brown Road, Arcadia, was detained and another male was arrested by sheriff’s personnel after trying to enter a residence. The person detained was later turned over to a sober driver to take him home.

Fire Calls

From the public records of the Findlay Fire Department:


7:12 p.m., 1077 Bright Road, unintentional alarm.

10:30 p.m., 615 Sutton Place, false alarm.


10:36 a.m., 625 Cherry St., emergency medical service call.

11:05 p.m., 708 N. Main St., medical assist.