Sheriff Reports

Friday 12/29

2:24 p.m. Theft not in progress in the 6700 block of Singer Road. RP called Miami County Dispatch Center to report the theft of a motor home. This case is pending further investigation.

Sunday 12/31

10:58 p.m. Suspicious person in the 5500 block of Scarff Road. Deputies responded to the area on the report of a suspicious priority. At the conclusion of the investigation, Christopher Applegate was arrested for consuming an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle, felonious assault and operating a vehicle impaired.

Monday 1/1

3:44 p.m. Trespassing complaint in the 8800 block of New Carlisle Road. The complainant advised this was an ongoing problem with juveniles coming onto his land. The complainant further advised running them off but they would keep coming back. A search of the area of the juveniles yield negative results. The complainant advised he would call should the juveniles return.

Tuesday 1/2

11:28 p.m. Disturbance reported in the 6700 block of Singer Road. Male arrived at a residence in a vehicle which the RP had previously reported stolen. The male had been physical with the RP when she confronted him and then he left the residence in the vehicle. Deputies were unable to locate the male or the vehicle. At the conclusion of the incident, a male was cited with domestic violence and a summons will be issued.

Wednesday 1/3

7:51 p.m. Disturbance reported in the 6600 block of Ross Road. After deputy arrived at the residence it was determined a male and female were arguing over relationship issues. There were no acts of violence that took place during the argument. The male advised he would be leaving the residence with his mother who was at the scene.

Thursday 1/4

4:03 p.m. Welfare check at Sunshine MHP, 6254 US Route 40. It was reported that an elderly male with dementia was outside shoveling snow for an extended period of time. Deputy arrived on scene and spoke with the male who was found inside his residence. The male was in good health and a good state of mind during the welfare check. Information was relayed to his family as well as health care provider.

6:28 p.m. Accident with no injury reported in the 4900 block of US Route 40

7:59 p.m. Fatal accident in the area of S. State Route 201 and Singer Road. One person, identified as Jennifer Duffy from Dayton, was killed in a multiple-vehicle accident on State Route 201 near Singer Road in Miami County Thursday night. Deputy said Duffy was in a Hyundai, headed south on 201, when the car went left of center and hit a pickup truck. The man driving the truck suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital. At the time of the report it was unclear why Duffy crossed the centerline. Weather is not believed to be a factor and this case is pending further investigation

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