Police reports: More overdoses, more Narcan

By John Hamilton - jhamilton@aimmediamidwest.com

WILMINGTON — The following report is generated from reports provided by the Wilmington Police Department. All those arrested are presumed innocent until possibly proven guilty in court. Incidents are presumed to be under investigation. Charges may be dropped or changed in court.

Wilmington police recently processed the following reports:

• At 1 a.m. on June 5, authorities to an alleged overdose at the 200 block of East Locust Street. The victim was a 38-year-old Wilmington female.

• At 10:11 p.m. on June 5, police responded to the 300 block of North Spring Street for an accident caused by an alleged overdose. According to the report, a 30-year-old female was found lying on the curb with her knees under her. The report indicates she had “agonal breathing” and fresh red puncture marks to her left wrist. When EMS arrived she was given seven doses of Narcan and she regained normal breathing. She was transported to Clinton Memorial Hospital.

• Police responded to the 200 block of East Locust for an alleged overdose at 5:37 p.m. on June 6. According to the report, police and EMS arrived and found a 28-year-old male victim and administered Narcan. Police observed a light bulb on a table that was altered in a manner to ingest narcotics. The bulb was taken as evidence. The victim was transported to the Clinton Memorial Hospital.

• Police were dispatched to the 100 block of Columbus Street at 8:36 p.m. on June 5 for an alleged overdose. The victim, a 36-year-old male, was administered multiple doses of Narcan and was revived. According to the report, a meth pipe was located. The victim said he snorted meth and the next thing he knew the EMS was there.

• The K9 unit was called out to a traffic stop on East Main Street at 10:41 p.m. on June 9. According to the report, two Ziplock bags containing an unknown powder were seized along with one light bulb and a meth pipe. A 42-year-old Hillsboro male and a 38-year-old Wilmington female were listed as suspects.

• At 3:51 p.m. on June 10, authorities responded to the 1-99 block of South Wood Street in reference to a 25-year-old Clarksville male allegedly overdosing. The subject was transported to Clinton Memorial Hospital for treatment. It was discovered that he subject had a warrant out with the Lebanon Police Department.

• One June 5, authorities received multiple reports of property being vandalized by graffiti on Locust and High streets. The report indicates that a 20-year-old male suspect is being sought for questioning.

• At 11:05 a.m. on June 6, a theft from a store at the 2800 block of Progress Way was reported. According to the report, a 57-year-old Cincinnati female suspect alleged stole $200 in cash.

• At 1:54 p.m. on June 7, police arrested an area juvenile for shoplifting a store on Progress Way.

• At 11:26 a.m. on June 8, the Sheriff’s Office called stating a female subject called them about a stolen headstone from a cemetery in Mt. Sterling. According to the report, it belonged to her boyfriend, who died last year.

• At 1:39 p.m. on June 8, a business on Progress Way reported a laptop was stolen.

• Officers were dispatched to a convenience store at 6:37 p.m. on June 8 for an alleged shoplifting. A witness advised she saw a male subject enter the store who spent a large amount of time in the bathroom. When he came out he walked to an aisle and spent a short amount of time there, then left without making a purchase. After reviewing surveillance, the suspect concealed a package of animal crackers and a pack of Oreos in his pocket and left.

• Police responded to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection on Locust and South streets at 8:44 a.m. on June 9. According to the report, a 26-year-old Wilmington male was traveling westbound on Locust Street at the intersection of North South Street when it struck a vehicle driven by a 59-year-old male from Blacklick. The 26-year-old admitted, according to the report, to running the red light, stating he thought it was green. He was found to be at fault and a citation was issued. The 59-year-old was transported Clinton Memorial Hospital for shoulder pains.

• At 8:52 a.m. on June 9, a 44-year-old female reported her 2001 silver Chevrolet Monte Carlo was stolen from her residence on Randolph Street. The report lists at 46-year-old Wilmington male as a suspect. It also indicates that he used the victim’s debit card.

• At 9:15 a.m. on June 9, a 73-year-old female reported $3,726 in ATM withdrawals and fees were stolen from her. The report lists a 28-year-old Franklin female as a suspect.

• At 12:55 p.m. on June 9, police received a report that a subject threatened to blow of a bar on North South Street.

• At 8:29 p.m. on June 9, police responded to the 300 block of East Locust Street on the report of adults drinking alcohol while caring for a child. According to the report, authorities found a 45-year-old female and a 53-year-old male in the alley with a small child. The adults were under the influence of alcohol. The male said he had three beers, the female did not disclose the amount she drank. The report indicates the child “did not appear to be clean in any way.” The female stated she and the child had a bath that day but “(the female) had a strong body odor” according to the report. The male was issued a minor misdemeanor citation for having an open container in a public place.

• At 10:49 a.m. on June 11, a 59-year-old male reported $160 was stolen from his room at a nursing home on Hale Street.

Wilmington police also recently charged the following people:

• Jessica Kern, 26, of Lynchburg, was charged with unauthorized use of property.

• Robert Wagerman, 45, of Wilmington, was charged with alleged theft and failure to comply.

• Mary Cassell, 37, of Port William, was charged with two counts of alleged theft.

• Kasie Kirby, 27, of Wilmington, was charged with alleged child endangerment, drug possession, drug abuse instrument possession, and driving under the influence.

• Jerry Pfister, 40, of Wilmington, was charged with allegedly driving under the influence.

• Ashley Eibeck, 21, of Mason, was charged with alleged theft.

• Andrew Totten, 29, of Wilmington, was charged with alleged drug paraphernalia possession and drug possession.

• Talia Osborne, 37, of Port William was charged with two counts of alleged criminal trespassing.


By John Hamilton


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