Vandalia Police Reports

By Darrell Wacker -

VANDALIA – The following police reports were received from the Vandalia Division of Police. All subjects are innocent until found guilty in court of law.

October 28

Kevin C. Nickel, 36, was arrested for disorderly conduct/intoxication after being given several warnings to desist. He was taken to the county jail.

October 29

Gordon R. McCown, 58, and Virgil Maxwell, 55, of Dayton, were issued a summons for disorderly conduct after a fight at a residence on Kenbrook Dr.

Police responded to the report of a female threatening to kill herself and had her transported to Grandview Hospital.

October 30

Kelita R. Mapp, 28, of Dayton, was arrested on a pair of warrants out of Moraine for failure to comply on a no operator’s license charge and Dayton for no operator’s license. She was also cited for driving under suspension and transported to the county jail.

Jacob E. Graham, 38, was arrested for disorderly conduct/public intoxication after being found unable to care for himself on E. National Road. He was taken to the county jail.

James W. Whited, 32, was arrested for domestic violence following an incident on Mulberry Woods Court. He was taken to the county jail.

October 31

Police investigated a case of a mother leaving a child with a non-custodial parent and driving away. Children’s Services was contacted. The investigation continues.

A resident on S. Dixie Dr. reported that an unknown person opened a Sprint account in his wife’s name. There are no suspects.

License plates were confiscated off a vehicle parked at the Travelodge per BMV order. The owner was notified.

Douglas C. Dettwiller, 47, was arrested for disorderly conduct and obstructing official business after running from police on foot. He was taken to the county jail.

November 1

Katherine J. Mikesell, 32, of Medway, was arrested for OVI after being found passed out in a running vehicle at Bunker’s Bar. She was released to a friend.

A non-custodial father and mother of a child fought at a day care facility. The incident is being investigated as a felony domestic violence case.

November 2

Mark Richardson, 39, of Sidney, was arrested on a warrant out of Shelby County Common Pleas Court for violating a court order with an original charge of domestic violence. He was taken to the county jail.

A complainant reported that his iPhone was stolen from the SAC at Butler High School. The investigation continues.

A complainant was defrauded out of $1,500 when attempting to purchase an ATV that appeared to be on an “Amazon” web site that was fake. The investigation continues.

A complainant on Little York Road reported that five cast iron planters were taken without permission. The investigation continues.

Brian T. Schroeder, 38, of Huber Heights, was arrested on a warrant out of Fairborn for aggravated menacing/criminal trespassing. He was transferred to a Fairborn officer.

November 3

James G. Guinn, 40, was arrested for assault and criminal damaging after an incident on Tionda Dr. He was taken to the county jail.

Anthony W. Owens, 20, was charged with OVI after a marked lanes violation on S. Dixie Dr. He was released to a sober family member.

Richard P. Carpenter, 46, was arrested for OVI, no driver’s license, speeding, marked lanes violation, and operating an unsafe vehicle after a traffic stop at S. Dixie and I-70. He was transported to the Huber emergency room after claiming a medical problem.

By Darrell Wacker

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

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