DELPHOS — On March 11, an officer on patrol observed the driver of a vehicle commit a traffic offense on East Fifth Street. The officer conducted a traffic stop and met with the driver, 20-year-old Devon Dunlap of Lima. The officer found that Dunlap was operating the vehicle on a suspended driver’s license and issued him a citation for a non-compliance suspension. He will appear in Lima Municipal Court to face the charge.

On March 11, officers were dispatched to the 400 block of West Clime Street in reference to an altercation. Officers arrived and located a male and female who were highly intoxicated that had been involved in the altercation. During the investigation of the dispute, officers found the male, 36-year-old Nicholas Marbach of Fort Wayne, to be carrying a concealed firearm. Marbach had a concealed carry permit, but Ohio law prohibits anyone from carrying a firearm while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Marbach was arrested and transported to the Van Wert County Jail. He will appear in Van Wert Municipal Court to face the charge.

On Sunday, an officer on patrol conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle after discovering that the license plate was not on the vehicle that it was registered to. During the traffic stop, the officer also discovered that the driver, Robert Downing of Lima, was operating the vehicle on a suspended driver’s license. Downing was issued a citation for an OVI court suspension and fictitious plates. He will appear in Van Wert Municipal Court.

On Monday, an officer on patrol observed a vehicle being operated by Lacy Sheets of Delphos. The officer had obtained information that Sheets’ driver’s license was suspended and initiated a traffic stop. Sheets was issued a citation for operating the vehicle under a non-compliance suspension. She will appear in Lima Municipal Court.

On Monday, officers along, with Delphos Fire and Rescue, responded for a male who had been dropped off at St. Rita’s Ambulatory Care suffering from a drug overdose. Officers met with the male and ambulatory care staff after they had administered treatment. The male had regained consciousness and refused any further treatment.

On Wednesday, an officer on patrol observed a vehicle being operated by 51-year-old Malinda Williams of Delphos. The officer had prior knowledge that Williams’ driving privileges were suspended. A traffic stop was conducted and Williams was issued a citation for a non-compliance suspension. She will appear in Lima Municipal Court to face the charges.

On Wednesday, officers were sent to a business in the 200 block of West Second Street in reference to the business receiving harassing phone calls. An employee at the business advised officers that a male caller was calling repeatedly saying things that caused her to be in fear for her safety. Officers were able to determine the identity of the male and met with him on Thursday. The male, who is a juvenile, is currently on probation and a copy of the report will be sent to his probation officer. Charges for Telecommunications Harassment are also being considered in this case.