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.

June 14

A juvenile male was arrested for domestic violence, possession of tobacco products, and resisting arrest after an incident with his sister. He was taken to the Juvenile Detention Center.

A complainant reported that he was robbed in the parking lot of the Kroger on Northwoods Blvd. The suspects took his car key and cell phone. The investigation continues.

A complainant reported that his temporary tag was stolen. The investigation continues.

June 15

Norman R. Chrisman, 59, was issued a summons for OVI/Physical Control after officers responded to Taylorsville Metro Park . He was released to a family member.

A complainant on Continental Court was selling a desk online and was offered the asking price plus extra for “moving costs.” The received a check for $1,850 when the asking price was just $115. She was instructed to send the remaining money to Georgia. The victim later discovered the check was no good after her bank removed the funds from her account. The investigation continues.

June 16

Buckeye Harley Davidson reported a man stole a 2017 Harley Davidson from the front of their business after he was initially working a deal with sales. The vehicle was entered as stolen. The investigation continues.

A complainant on Buttercup Avenue reported unknown person(s) opened an EBay account in her name which made over $100,000 in income in 2015. The IRS is pursuing the complainant because taxes were not paid on the income. The investigation continues.

June 17

A complainant on S. Brown School Road reported his car was stolen overnight. The vehicle was located crashed in Trotwood. The investigation continues.

A person overdosed on heroin at an address on N. Dixie Drive. Narcan was administered and the person was transported to Huber Medical Center.

A complainant at the Knights Inn reported the theft of his vehicle, possibly by two known suspects, while he was in the hospital. The vehicle was entered into LEADS as stolen. The investigation continues.

June 18

A complainant on Homestretch Road reported his ex-girlfriend entered his residence while he was not home. He wanted to pursue burglary charged. The investigation continues.

Following a crash near the Enterprise Car Rental office on National Road, the driver was picked up at the Hot Air Balloon. Officers stopped the car and found the passenger, Gregory S. Sibley, carrying a handgun while intoxicated. He was released with a summons.

Chantel C. Dillard, 27, was issued a summons for theft for allegedly stealing food items and Bounce dryer sheets from Hearth and Home where she was employed. She was also trespassed from the property.

A complainant on Colebrook Drive reported that his vehicle was spray painted overnight with a racial epithet. The investigation continues.

June 19

A complainant reported that when she arrived at work at a S. Brown School Road business there was no power. She noticed tampering with power boxes at the rear of the building and one stolen. The investigation continues.

Beau Townsend Ford reported that an unknown person stole a courtesy vehicle off the lot. The investigation continues.

June 20

Andrew M. Stutz, 24, was arrested on a felony warrant out of Montgomery County for vehicular assault after police responded to an address on Continental Court on the report of a disorderly between neighbors. He was taken to the county jail.

A complainant reported a juvenile runaway.

A 16-year old juvenile was charged with trespassing and released to his mother. The case will be referred to juvenile court.

Jess Allen was arrested on a warrant for probation violation on a traffic offense out of Vandalia Municipal Court. Allen bonded out at the police department and was released.

Two known suspects admitted taking several items from a victim while he was out of town. 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.