WILMINGTON — The following information comes from incident reports provided by the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office. All those arrested are presumed innocent until possibly proven guilty in court.
The sheriff’s office recently received the following reports:
• At 3:38 a.m. on Feb. 23, a deputy stopped a vehicle on State Route 730 in Blanchester and found that the driver had a suspended license and was in possession of marijuana. According to the report, upon searching the vehicle, a used hypodermic needle, a bag of an unknown substance, and a handgun with a filed-off serial number were located. The case is pending a lab investigation.
• At 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 23, deputies were dispatched to Hales Branch Road in Midland for a report of a suspicious vehicle. While en route, a deputy observed the vehicle at the 100 block of Cuba Pike, Midland. Upon investigation, drugs and drug paraphernalia were located inside the vehicle.
• At 10:16 p.m. on Feb. 24, deputies responded to a hotel on West Curry Road in Wilmington on the report of an overdose. According to the report, the female subject delayed opening the door while attempting to flush syringes down the toilet. A male subject was found overdosing.
• At 12:47 a.m. on Feb. 25, the Wilmington P.D. advised they had an unauthorized use of a vehicle out of the city and was believed to be at a hotel on West Curry Road. A deputy responded and located the vehicle. The owner of the vehicle was contacted to pick it up.
• At 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 25, deputies received multiple calls about two males walking in dark clothes on U.S. 22 near Wilson Road. According to the report, a juvenile and another subject were walking near U.S. 22 and the State Route 73 overpass. The juvenile was not given parental permission to be with the suspect. Both subjects were found to be running from Xenia Police.
• At 8:35 p.m. on Feb. 25, deputies were dispatched to a gas station on U.S. 68 North on the report of a woman that needed assistance for her son, who she stated “had a camera implanted into his mouth.” The female subject was later arrested for endangering children and resisting arrest.
• At 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 26, deputies were dispatched to the 1800 block of Fife Road in Wilmington for a criminal damage call. According to the report, the screen was kicked in on a propane fireplace, the garage door opener mounted on the ceiling, and a glass back door was smashed out. The total damage value is listed as $8,090.
• At 11:55 a.m. on Feb. 27, a deputy was dispatched to the 1-99 block of Ward Road in Wilmington in reference to a domestic dispute.
• At 6:15 p.m. on Feb. 27, a deputy was dispatched to a domestic dispute to the 100 block of Jordan Street in Reesville. After an investigation, there was no arrest made for domestic violence. According to the report, a suspect was arrested for carrying a set of “brass knuckles” concealed. There was a cellophane bag with white powder located inside a vehicle occupied by a second suspect.
• At 2:49 p.m. on Feb. 28, authorities attempted to stop a gray pickup truck south on Jonesboro Road near Oak Grove Road. The report indicates the vehicle didn’t stop and drove through a yard and into a field. The unknown driver then fled the area on foot and was not located.
• At 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 28, a complainant reported that a male subject was being disorderly in the residence at the 7500 block of State Route 73 South. When authorities arrived, a disorderly male was found in possession of an uncapped syringe. According to the report, the male appeared to be under the influence of illegal drugs and was transported to Clinton Memorial Hospital for treatment.
• At 12:26 p.m. on March 2, a vehicle was stopped on Virginia Circle in Wilmington for a turn signal violation. After receiving written consent to search the vehicle, suspected narcotics and drug paraphernalia were located. The items are being sent to the lab for testing with possible charges pending. Sheriff’s deputies recently arrested or charged the following people:
Sheriff’s deputies recently arrested or charged the following people:
• Jarrod Riley, 45, of Springfield, was arrested for alleged improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle. According to the report, Riley was arrested after his vehicle was pulled over on U.S. 68 North for left of center and white to rear violations and the deputy found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and a loaded handgun.
• Chelsea Sherwood, 24, of Clarksville, was arrested for alleged aggravated possession of drugs. According to the report, at 4:33 a.m. on Feb. 25, a deputy stopped a vehicle near Clarksville Road in Clarksville for a turn signal, marked lane, and left to center violation where Sherwood was found to be in possession of a substance she stated was meth.
• Julia Midkiff, 18, of Clarksville, was arrested for alleged domestic violence. According to the report, at 11:54 p.m. on Feb. 27, a deputy was dispatched to the 1-99 block of East Main Street in Clarksville where they were advised that Midkiff allegedly hit a 31-year-old male in the face.
• Kyle Hargrave, 36, of Sabina, was arrested for two counts of alleged domestic violence. According to the report, Hargrave was arrested after a deputy was dispatched to the 3900 block of Gallimore Road in Sabina to a domestic dispute at 3:02 a.m. on Feb. 28.
• Brandon Kessinger, 23, of Gilead, and Sean Allen, 27, of Hillsboro, were both arrested for alleged aggravated possession of drugs. According to the report, at 3:10 a.m. on March 3, a deputy located narcotics and narcotic paraphernalia inside the vehicle after it was pulled over on U.S. 68 for no plate light.
Reach John Hamilton at 937-382-2574