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

Police Department

A Hilton Avenue male was facing a petty theft charge Tuesday after shoplifting merchandise from the Tiffin Avenue Walmart.

Two area people were nabbed Monday while shoplifting at Kohl’s, 2310 Tiffin Ave.

A purse was pulled from a car at 1950 Tiffin Ave. on Monday.

Two local people wanted under warrants were taken into custody Tuesday on Broad Avenue and in the 300 block of North Main Street.

A city man was jailed for possessing a hypodermic syringe Tuesday in the 800 block of West Trenton Avenue.

An East Main Cross Street male was arrested for domestic violence after injuring a family member Tuesday.

A city motorist with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.134, who vomited inside his car Wednesday on Ash Avenue, was charged with driving while intoxicated, his third such offense.

Sheriff’s Office

A man who suffered a possible drug overdose last week at 507 Pleasant St., McComb, was transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital.

Charges of underage consumption were considered last week following an underage party reported at a Madison Township location near Arlington, where partiers Snapchatted themselves consuming alcohol. What started as a gathering of 15 people grew to 100, thanks to social media.

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:


4:03 p.m., 1033 Woodside Drive, emergency medical service call.

6:36 p.m., 1835 Industrial Drive, emergency medical service call.

7:24 p.m., 2624 Eton Place, emergency medical service call.

8:19 p.m., 1704 Payne Ave., duplex fire.

9:05 p.m., 215 Jefferson St., emergency medical service call.


3:25 a.m., 450 Winthrop Drive, emergency medical service call.

12:53 p.m., 103 E. Sandusky St., traffic accident.