Butler Township Police Activity

By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@AIMMediaMidwest.com

BUTLER TOWNSHIP — The following police activity report was received from the Butler Township Police Department. All subjects are innocent until found guilty in a court of law.

January 13

Benchwood Road @ I-75, drug paraphernalia, Driver stopped for one headlight, and failing to use turn signal. Passenger had warrants and possessed marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

January 14

Benchwood Road, theft, Victim placed trash container beside curb upon moving from the residence. Now being contacted by Rumpke asking for container.

McSmith Rd., criminal damaging, Suspect punctured holes in 2 tires on 2 different trucks in victims driveway.

January 15

America’s Best Value Inn, disorderly conduct, Intoxicated person found trying to get into room, so heavily intoxicated, he was not able to care for himself, and after warning, was arrested for disorderly conduct.

Walmart, theft, Theft of television from Walmart.

Miller Lane, theft, Theft of cell phone and iPad from unlocked vehicle.

DayAir Credit Union, identity fraud, Unknown suspect forged the victim’s name to withdraw money from his bank account.

January 16

Walmart, theft, Male and female suspect exited the store without paying for merchandise.

Walmart, theft, Male suspect exited the store without paying for merchandise.

N. Dixie @ Benchwood Road, drug possession, Arrested suspended operator during traffic stop for warrants. During inventory marijuana was found.

January 18

Walmart, theft,

An Adult male subject was arrested for theft and issued a summons.

January 19

Walmart, theft, Three juvenile males stole multiple DVD movies from Walmart. All three were trespassed and released with charges being forwarded to JJC.

Walmart, theft, Two juveniles stole merchandise from Walmart and fled on foot. Officers caught both after a foot chase.

Persons charged or arrested

James G. Stevens, 44, possession of drugs, drug paraphernalia, warrants for drug paraphernalia (2) and receiving stolen property

Anthony E. Ryan, 56, disorderly conduct

Tayana L. Hargrave, 30, warrant arrest for probation violation

Shawn M. Wendling, 48, theft

Aundrea M. Patterson, 27, theft

Lazarus L. Burdette, 42, theft

Daniel E. Simpson, 57, theft

Robert W. Foulkes, 26, drug possession, driving while suspended, warrant for driving under suspension

Corey L. Miracle, 21, theft

Eric Tuyishime, 20, theft

3 juvenile arrests for theft


By Darrell Wacker


Reach Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.