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  • Bradford man jailed for drugs, endangering children

    by - Dec 20, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – On Saturday, the Darke County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 303 South Miami Street in Bradford, Ohio. Duane E. Grice, 31, of that address was taken into custody without...
  • Greenville Police Beat 12-19-14

    by - Dec 19, 2014
    Drug possession, theft and warrants top police list for the week On December 15 police were dispatched to 526 E. Main St. regarding a disturbance. Residents are Jeffrey Hashman (complainant), Richard Johnson and Donald Schroeder. The...
  • Darke County man jailed for assaulting a doctor

    by - Dec 17, 2014
    MIAMI COUNTY – According to a report from our media partners at WHIO, 34-year-old Timothy Brown of Union City, Ohio is jailed in Miami County on a $50,000 bond after allegedly assaulting a doctor Tuesday evening....
  • Grand Jury hands down indictments

    by - Dec 16, 2014
    GREENVILLE – R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Jarrod B. McCabe, New Paris – Indicted on a charge...
  • FOPA gives to Crime Stoppers

    by - Dec 15, 2014
    DARKE COUNTY – The local Fraternal Order of Police Association (FOPA) recently donated $200 to the Darke County Crime Stoppers. All donations received go to help payout rewards for tips that lead to arrests of wanted...
  • Greenville Police Beat 12-12-14

    by - Dec 12, 2014
    Crime scene established on possible armed assault On December 5 police were dispatched to Wayne Hospital regarding an assault victim, Bobby Turner. Turner had visible injuries on his face and was difficult to understand due to...
  • Mitchell gets 2 years for Wal-Mart robbery

    by - Dec 10, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Kyle. J. Mitchell, 29, pleaded ‘Guilty’ to Attempted Robbery, a third degree felony, as part of an Alford plea agreement with the state Wednesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court. According to...
  • Stewart gets 3 years for hitting man with car

    by - Dec 10, 2014
    GREENVILLE – James E. Stewart was sentenced to a three year prison term after being found guilty for deliberately assaulting a man with a motor vehicle on a Greenville street in September. The 37-year-old Greenville resident was charged after...
  • Greenville Police Beat 12-05-14

    by - Dec 5, 2014
    Alcohol, resisting arrest and DUIs mar the holiday On November 27 police were dispatched to Hot Rods & Harleys, 1240 Russ Road, regarding a Trespass complaint. Employee Brian Brown and owner Bob Vore said they had...
  • Dad who got son high in hospital sentenced

    by - Dec 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A father who admitting to taking heroin into a hospital to inject his son who was a patient, will spend the next 18 months in prison. Aaron York, 42, of Greenville was sentenced Monday...
  • Greenville firefighter jailed on voyeurism charges

    by - Dec 1, 2014
    MERCER COUNTY – A captain with the Greenville Fire Department, Troy A. Wombold, 49, of Coldwater, is jailed on a $75,000 bond in the Mercer County Jail on charges of video recording a minor female while nude....
  • Clark faces life, accused of child rape

    by - Dec 1, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A Darke County man could face life in prison after being indicted on multiple counts of the rape of a child. William H. Clark, 36, of Greenville, is jailed on a $200,000 bond after...
  • Greenville Police Beat 11-28-14

    by - Nov 28, 2014
    Intoxicated subject steals loaded gun, uncooperative with police On November 24 police responded to the 400 block of Wayne Avenue regarding a subject looking in vehicles and carrying a firearm. The officer found the suspect, James...
  • Grand Jury indictments

    by - Nov 26, 2014
    GREENVILLE – R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. William E. Downey, Greenville – Indicted on a charge of...
  • Arcanum man charged for overdose death of wife

    by - Nov 25, 2014
    GREENVILLE – An Arcanum man faces serious felony charges after after authorities held him responsible in the January drug overdose death of his wife. Raymond R. Emerson, 45, appeared in the court Tuesday by video connection...
  • Louk faces probation violation for drunken incident

    by - Nov 25, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Ethan E. Louk, 21, is back in jail after he was arrested Monday for allegedly punching out a window of a house in Gordon while intoxicated. Louk is currently on probation after being convicted in...
  • Willis pleads guilty in vehicle arson case

    by - Nov 24, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Joshua Willis, 18, of Greenville. Willis entered a guilty plea to four counts of Arson, fourth degree felonies, Friday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court. Willis, along with co-defendant 34-year-old Lowell “Bill” Bowers, were indicted...
  • Greenville Police Beat – 11-21-14

    by - Nov 21, 2014
    Complainant calls police, gets arrested for disorderly conduct On November 15 police responded to 724 E. Main St. regarding a possible assault. Five individuals were at the residence with Daniel Cornett telling the officer they were...
  • Second man sent to prison for UCO meth bust

    by - Nov 18, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The second man arrested during a meth lab bust in Union City has been sent to prison after pleading guilty Tuesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court. Daniel L. Bullock , 33, was...
  • Brown charged with attempting to rape a child

    by - Nov 17, 2014
    GREENVILLE – A 53-year-old man is jailed in Darke County on a $100,000 bond, after he was arrested Sunday for Attempted Rape, a felony of the second degree. According to court documents, Daniel L. Brown is...

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