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.

May 17

Amanda S. King, 24, was arrested for domestic violence after an incident on E. National Road. She was taken to the Montgomery County Jail.

Brandon W. Miller, 28, was issued a summons for possession of marijuana.

May 18

Police investigated a damaged fire hydrant on North Cassel Road. The hydrant had been struck but there were no witnesses. The case is listed as inactive.

Police made contact with a suicidal male and had him transported to Grandview Hospital for evaluation.

Police investigated the theft of money from a cash register at the Waffle House on E. National Road. The investigation continues.

A resident on Claycrest Road reported being the victim of an online scam in which a message was received saying her anti-virus software was not working. The investigation continues.

A resident on Spartan Ave. reported that a rental car was stolen from in front of his residence. The investigation continues.

A resident on Timberlake Drive reported two tires on her vehicle being cut. The victim gave police the name of a possible suspect. The investigation continues.

May 19

A complainant reported that while he was driving in E. National Road, a beer bottle hit the windshield of his vehicle. The investigation continues.

A complainant reported that a known suspect used his rented vehicle and refused to return it. It was entered into LEADS as stolen. The investigation continues.

Herbert R. Jarvis, 65, was arrested for OVI after police responded to a reckless driver report on N. Dixie near Northwoods. He was released to a sober friend.

May 20

Frank A. Bibbs, 37, was issued a summons for disorderly conduct/intoxication after he passed out at Scene 75. He was taken to the Huber Heights emergency room for evaluation.

May 21

Police reported to an address on Continental Court after a male died of an apparent overdose.

A 17 year old female was taken to Dayton Children’s Hospital for evaluation after she had made threats to harm herself.

May 22

John C. Searcy, 51, was cited for disorderly conduct/fighting, drug possession, and drug paraphernalia possession after after officers responded to the report of a fight.

A 17-year old male was cited for allowing a passenger to ride on the roof of his vehicle. He was ordered to Juvenile Court.

A complainant on S. Tionda Drive reported the theft of an XBox 360 from her residence. The investigation continues.

Police reported to an address on W. Alkaline Springs Road regarding a break in. The unknown suspect attempted to break into a gun safe but was unsuccessful. Ammunition and an axe was stolen. The investigation continues.

Police were contacted by the Butler Township Police about the theft of a trumpet from the Morton Middle School band room that occurred sometime after March 16, but the child failed to notify anyone immediately. The investigation continues.

Kailey E. Nickoloff, 18, was arrested at Kroger on Northwoods Blvd. for theft after taking two bottles of alcohol. She was taken to the county jail.

May 23

A complainant reported that an unknown suspect opened a credit card in her name and charged nearly $1,500 in purchases at the Walmart in Mason. The investigation continues.

Officers responded to the Dayton Auto Auction in reference to a possible overdose. Narcan was used and the suspect was transported to Grandview Hospital. The investigation continues.

Troy G. Taylor, 29, was arrested for disorderly conduct/intoxication. He was transported to the county jail.

A complainant reported that someone hacked his email account and ordered something from Ebay. The investigation continues.

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.