|Wednesday, December 04, 2013 9:00 PM|
At 7:25 p.m. Nov. 26, officers were dispatched to the 400 block of North State Street in reference to a domestic violence complaint. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim and found that the suspect had left the scene. After further investigation, probable cause was found to arrest the suspect, Travis VanDyke. At the time of the report, officers were unable to locate VanDyke therefore a warrant was issued for his arrest. On Friday, VanDyke was taken into custody and transported to the Van Wert County Jail without incident.
At 12:39 a.m. Nov. 28, officers on patrol observed a male subject, later identified as Patrick Holmes, creating a disturbance in front of a local establishment on East Second Street. Holmes was advised to leave the area and to cease his disorderly conduct at which time he did comply. At 1:06 a.m., officers observed Holmes to be back at the establishment again causing a disturbance with other patrons. At that time, officers did take Holmes into custody and transported him to the Allen County Jail on a charge of persistent disorderly conduct.
At 6:12 p.m. Friday, officers were dispatched to The Point Marathon for a theft incident that had occurred. Upon officers’ arrival, it was found that a male subject had entered the store, concealed items in his coat and left without paying for the merchandise. The subject was identified and charges of theft are pending at Lima Municipal Court.
At approximately 12:21 p.m. Saturday, the Delphos Police Department received two separate phone calls about a male subject causing a disturbance in the 600 block of Clime Street. Upon officers’ arrival, they located the subject identified as Johnny Ray Foust. Foust was transported to the Delphos Police Department where his disorderly conduct continued. As a result, Foust was arrested and transported to the Allen County Jail where he was charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication. Foust appeared in Lima Municipal Court on the charge and was found guilty. Foust was given a $100 fine and made to pay court costs.
At 1:12 p.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to a disturbance at an East Third Street home. Upon arrival, officers met with the female victim who stated that she was assaulted by a male and female subject at that residence. The suspects were identified and charges are pending at Lima Municipal Court.
At 11:08 a.m. Sunday, officers were dispatched to Chief’s Supermarket in reference to a shoplifting incident. Upon arrival, officers met with the store manager who stated that the subject had already left the store but was known by store employees. The suspect was located and interviewed by officers. Theft charges are pending at Lima Municipal Court.
At 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, officers on patrol observed the driver of a vehicle commit a traffic violation in the 800 block of Skinner Street. Due to this, a traffic stop was initiated. Officers then made contact with the driver identified as Frankie Gibson. After investigating the incident, officers found probable cause to arrest Gibson for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Gibson was also found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Gibson was transported to the Van Wert County Jail where he will face charges of OVI, possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, as well as traffic violations.