Clinton County Sheriff’s Office reports

By John Hamilton -

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 10:44 a.m. on Feb. 5, a report was made by a complainant who stated that her 15-year-old son was being harassed by his ex-girlfriend.

• At 3:13 a.m. on Feb. 8, during a traffic stop at 4800 block of State Route 350 West for display of plates, according to the report after further investigation the 24-year-old Clarksville resident was found to be in possession of a substance he claimed was meth. The male was cited for alleged driving under suspension and display of plates. The substance will be sent to the crime lab and is pending lab results.

• At 11:22 p.m. on Feb. 8, deputies were dispatched to the 5700 block of U.S. 68 North in Wilmington in reference to an unresponsive male. According to the report, a male subject overdosed on opiate, and a bag with an unknown powder substance was located.

• At 8:07 p.m. on Feb. 10, a 41-year-old Wilmington female told authorities that her ex-boyfriend forged her signature on two of her checks that he did not have permission to do so.

• A theft report was filed with the Sheriff’s Office at 10:25 p.m. on Feb. 10. The victim, a 38-year-old Midland female, told authorities that someone had stolen her license plate. The report indicates that the theft may have occurred between Jan. 18 to Feb. 10.

• At 2 p.m. on Feb. 11, an endangering children report was filed. The report indicates that the victim of the alleged incident is a three-year-old male.

• Deputies responded to the 2400 block of Pansy Road in Clarksville at 7:04 p.m. on Feb. 11 for an alleged overdose. According to the report, the suspect was transported to the Clinton Memorial Hospital by EMS. After a consensual search, a syringe and other drug paraphernalia were located and taken as evidence.

Sheriff’s deputies recently arrested or charged the following people:

• Bryan Goins, 23, of Middletown, was arrested for alleged drug paraphernalia. According to the report, at 1:13 a.m. on Feb. 4, a deputy pulled over a vehicle for a tag sticker and no turn signal violation. When they made contact with the occupants “an odor of marijuana emitted from the vehicle.” The report indicates that Goins was arrested for allegedly having a meth pipe and was cited for possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, the male driver was cited for alleged marijuana possession, and the other male passenger was arrested on a warrant and cited for alleged marijuana and paraphernalia possession.

• Tabitha Howard, 21, of Wilmington, was arrested for alleged drug paraphernalia. According to the report, at 2:27 a.m. on Feb. 9, a deputy conducted a traffic stop for a stop sign violation. A K9 was requested and indicated on the vehicle. Howard was arrested for allegedly possessing a meth pipe and was found to be in possession of “50 capsules of heroin and fentanyl mixture, and under an ounce of Meth which she stated she distributes for profit.” A Sabina male was also arrested on an arrest warrant.

• Anthony Canter, 28, of Hillsboro, was arrested for allegedly receiving stolen property. According to the report, at 1:48 a.m. on Feb. 13 a stolen vehicle was taken from a residence in Highland County which was later found and recovered.

By John Hamilton

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