Police activity reports
Compiled from selected police activity reports.
• March 24: A South Carolina man was cited for reckless operation and driving under suspension after an officer witnessed him driving erratically in Leisure Village. The officer stopped the man’s vehicle on Walnut Road.
• March 24: A West 1st Street couple believed there may have been an attempt to kidnap their two year old son, who was found wandering the streets near his home during the night.
• March 25: A Union Avenue woman said she objected to her daughter visiting a certain residence because Children’s Services advised her against it. Police said they had nothing from Children’s Services to enforce, and suggested the woman contact the organization directly.
• March 25: A Thornville man and a Jacksontown woman said that while they were at church someone broke into each of their vehicles and removed several items.
• March 25: A driver was cited for traveling 51 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road.
• March 26: A Union Avenue woman was charged with criminal trespass after she entered a home to look for her runaway daughter. She claimed the homeowners’ son allowed her to enter, but the son denied he did so. The homeowners objected to her entering their home.
• March 26: A juvenile was reported missing. She objected to her parents’ plan to move out of town and left home for a while. She later returned safely.
• March 26: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road.
• March 26: A driver was cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road.
• March 26: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Mill Dam Road.
• March 26: A driver was cited for traveling 47 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road.
• March 26: A West 7th Street man said someone vandalized his porch.
• Feb. 28: Southeastern Ohio Legal Services told police that a named Hebron man had reported that a $125 check paid to him had been misplaced. After a duplicate check was issued, the organization learned that the man had cashed both checks. The man repaid one check.
• Feb. 28: A driver was cited for going 67 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79 at U.S. 40.
• Feb. 28: A driver was cited for a stop sign violation at Enterprise Drive and North High Street.
• Feb. 29: A summons to court after arrest was issued to a woman after she was detained for attempted shoplifting at the Kroger store.
• Feb. 29: Police were called to a Wooster Street home on a reported domestic dispute between and father and his juvenile son. Police determined there was no primary physical aggressor and neither part wanted the other charged. They were separated for the evening.
• Feb. 29: Police assisted Buckeye Lake Police who were speaking with a Hebron suspect on South High Street about a telephone harassment complaint. Police were able to get the suspect calmed down.
• Mar. 1: Police checked U.S. 40 around Ohio 79 on a report of a white pickup truck with two occupants who were reported to have shot at a vehicle with a paint gun. Police did not see the vehicle.
• Mar. 2: Police responded at 8:05 a.m. to a holdup alarm at Park National Bank. Police were met outside by the manager who said everything was OK.
• Mar. 2: Police were called about a possible drug overdose at a Dennison Street home. An elderly person was confused about how many prescription pills had been taken.
• Mar. 3: Police helped an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper administer a BAC test at the police station. The driver was cited for OVI.
• Mar. 3: Police assisted the Licking County Sheriff’s Office by responding to an alarm drop at the Super Shine Car Wash in Buckeye Lake. Buckeye Lake Police didn’t have anyone on duty. The building checked secure.
• Mar. 3: Police responded to an hold-up alarm at the Duke station. It was accidentally tripped.
• Mar. 3: A Greenbriar Lane resident said a juvenile was making harassing calls to her granddaughter.
Police spoke to both parties and told them to avoid contact with each other.
• Mar. 4: Police assisted the Licking County Sheriff’s Office on a possible burglary in process in Buckeye Lake. It turned out that the trailer was vacant.
• Mar. 4: A driver was cited for going 57 mph in a 35 mph zone on South High Street.
• Mar. 4: A driver was cited for going 39 mph in a 25 mph zone on East Main Street.
• Mar. 5: A Lakewood Drive apartment resident complained at 2:46 a.m. about a downstairs neighbor making a lot of noise. Police heard the noise from the hallway. The occupants were just moving in and apologized.
• Mar. 5: A driver was cited for a stop sign violation at 9th and North streets.
• Mar. 5: A driver was cited for a stop sign violation on West 2nd Street at Cumberland Street.
• Mar. 6: Police took a report after a motorist left the Duke station without paying for $35.60 in gasoline.
• Mar. 7: A driver was cited for going 72 mph in a 50 mph zone on Ohio 79.
• Mar. 7: Police issued a summons in lieu of arrest after a man in his 60’s was detained for attempting to steal an item from the Kroger store.
• Mar. 7: A Kelly Drive man was advised to turn down the amp for his electric guitar that he was playing in his driveway at 2:21 p.m.
• Mar. 8: A manager at the Duke station asked police to trespass a person from the store for passing a bad check and stealing items.