2011-11-19 / Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports.

Buckeye Lake

• Nov. 12: A Neel Avenue man was cited for improper backing after he backed into a passing vehicle as he pulled out of his driveway.

• Nov. 12: A North Carolina man was cited for running a red light on Hebron Road.

• Nov. 13: An officer was dispatched to Scooter’s bar on a possible armed robbery. The suspicious party was gone when the officer arrived, but a few minutes later, a vehicle approached the area and its driver was armed. The officer ordered the driver to the ground and secured the weapon. The officer found the vehicle had one expired tag and another that belonged to another vehicle.

• Nov. 14: Two drivers were cited for traveling 47 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Mill Dam Road.

• Nov. 14: Two drivers were cited for traveling 48 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road.

• Nov. 15: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $20 in gas.

Hebron

• Oct. 26: A driver was cited for going 50 mph in a 35 mph zone on South High Street.

• Oct. 26: A driver was cited for going 73 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79. The driver was also cited for driving on a temporary license without a licensed driver in the vehicle.

• Oct. 27: A driver was cited for going 72 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at O’Neill Drive.

• Oct. 27: A Raspberry Circle resident said a neighbor knocked on her door. She had complained about him coming to her home before. Police found the man and told him he had been trespassed from the property.

• Oct. 28: A driver was cited for going 66 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at US 40.

• Oct. 29: Police took a report after a motorist left the Duke station without paying for gasoline.

• Oct. 29: Police were heading to Buckeye Lake at 3:44 a.m. when the cruiser was nearly hit by a vehicle traveling north on Ohio 79 in the southbound lane. The driver was charged with OVI and reckless operation.

• Oct. 29: Police took a report on the theft of some food from the Duke station.

• Oct. 29: A Wooster Street resident told police that she and a friend were chased by a man while they were walking on South 5th Street at 9:05 p.m. The man got into a vehicle at the corner of 5th and Broadway streets. Police were unable to locate the vehicle.

• Oct. 29: A driver was cited for traveling 43 mph in a 25 mph zone on East Main Street at Basin Street.

• Oct. 30: Two drivers were cited for traveling 65 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at US 40.

• Oct. 30: Police took a report on a theft from a vehicle on North Street.

• Oct. 30: A driver was cited for going 38 mph in a 25 mph zone on East Main Street at Basin Street.

• Oct. 31: A driver was cited fro traveling 63 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at US 40.

• Oct. 31: A Canal Road apartment resident reported that her front door had been egged and a profanity had been written on it. Police took photos and a report.

• Oct. 31: A Buckeye Lake man told police that his dog was stolen from a Mound Street address.

• Oct. 31: Police were asked by a staff member of the VA Hospital in Dayton to check on the welfare of an East Main Street resident. The resident was ultimately transported to Licking Memorial for evaluation.

• Oct. 31: A South 5th Street resident flagged down police to tell them that she was locked out of her home. Police found an open window and unlocked her door.

• Oct. 31: A Lancaster woman complained that a Hamilton Avenue resident was taking photos of children trick or treating.

• Nov. 1: A driver was cited for a traffic light violation after nearly causing an accident at the intersection of Ohio 79 and Enterprise Drive.

• Nov. 1: A driver was cited for going 42 mph in a 25 mph zone on East Main Street at Basin Street.

• Nov. 1: A Zanesville man was cited for failure to control after his vehicle went off West O’Neill Drive and struck the railroad tracks.

• Nov. 1: Police trespassed a man from the Duke station.

• Nov. 1: Police assisted a Newark officer attempting to serve a warrant on an East Main Street resident. The woman wasn’t home.

• Nov. 2: Police on patrol at 1:51 a.m. saw an open door at an Elm Street apartment. The apartment was being remodeled and the door wouldn’t lock.

• Nov. 2: A Newark man reported a road rage incident on Ohio 79 at Enterprise Drive.

• Nov. 3: A North 9th Street resident reported the theft of a vehicle. The complainant called the next day to report that the vehicle had been repossessed, not stolen.

• Nov. 3: A driver was cited for going 67 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at US 40.

• Nov. 4: Police arrested a man wanted on a warrant filed by Lancaster Police. He was turned over to that department.

• Nov. 4: Police were dispatched to a reported active domestic dispute at a Hebron Road trailer. Police stood by while the male half packed his belongings.

• Nov. 4: A Canal Road apartment resident told police someone put several dents in her vehicle during the night.

• Nov. 4: Police watched US 40 for a vehicle though to be involved in several home invasions. They did see the vehicle.

• Nov. 4: Police removed a large log from the roadway on Ohio 79 at O’Neill Drive.

• Nov. 5: A driver was cited for traveling 67 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at US 40.

• Nov. 5: Police were called at 1:52 a.m. about a woman with a bloodied face at the Duke station. She left before police arrived and police were unable to locate her vehicle.

• Nov. 5: Police were called about a guest using marijuana at the Best Western. The man was charged with possession of marijuana.

• Nov. 5: Police stood by as a Grove City woman removed some belongings from her father’s North 8th Street home.

• Nov. 5: Two drivers were cited for traveling 67 mph and 64 mph respectively in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79.

• Nov. 5: A Lakewood Drive apartment resident told police that her ex-boyfriend had been driving back and forth in the front of the apartment complex. He had moved out the day before and had made some vague threats. She wanted police to document the incident.

• Nov. 5: Police assisted Buckeye Lake Police with an active domestic dispute on Cranberry Lane. The male half tried to slip out the back , but was taken into custody. He was arrested on a Buckeye Lake warrant.

• Nov. 5: Police assisted Buckeye Lake Police by handling a disturbance call on Woods AVenue. A man was separating from his wife and she was refusing to give him some of his belongings. He eventually was able to get some of the. Police advised him to leave the rest until later.

• Nov. 6: A driver was cited for traveling 79 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79.

• Nov. 6: A Kelly Court resident told police her front door was open when she returned home. Police checked the home and found everything to be OK.

• Nov. 7: A driver was cited for going 65 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 and for expired license plates.

• Nov. 7: Police stopped a vehicle that was involved in a robbery in Buckeye Lake.

• Nov. 7: A South 6th Street resident reported that someone stole change from her unlocked vehicle overnight.

• Nov. 7: Police took a report after being told that someone broke into a pinball machine at the coin laundry and took about $25 in quarters.

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