|Wednesday, December 25, 2013 9:00 PM|
At 12:06 a.m. Sunday, a Delphos police officer observed the driver of a vehicle commit a traffic offense. The officer initiated a traffic stop and made contact with the driver, 25-year-old Nathan Jones of Delphos. During the investigation, officers found probable cause to arrest Jones for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Jones was issued a citation for the OVI and will appear in Lima Municipal Court on the charge.
At 9:38 p.m. Monday, a Delphos police officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle after witnessing a traffic offense. The officer then made contact with the driver, 23-year-old Jason Lavigne of New Hampshire. During the traffic stop, officers found Lavigne to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Lavigne was issued a citation and will appear in Lima Municipal Court for the charge of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
At 7:36 p.m. Tuesday, officers were dispatched to an establishment in the 700 block of West Clime Street for an intoxicated male that was passed out. Upon arrival, officers located the male identified as 52-year-old Johnny Ray Foust of Delphos. Foust was transported to the Delphos Police Department where he was given an opportunity to find a ride or housing for the night. Foust could not contact anyone and could not cooperate with officers due to him being highly intoxicated. Foust was then transported to the Allen County Jail where he was charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication. He will appear in Lima Municipal Court on the charge.
At 10 a.m. Wednesday, officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of South Bredeick Street for a report of a burglary. Upon officers’ arrival, they spoke with the victim who stated that an unknown subject entered his residence. The victim confronted the suspect, at which time the suspect fled the residence. No items were believed to have been taken but the incident is still under investigation by the detective bureau.
At 11:36 a.m. Wednesday, the Delphos Police Department responded to the 800 block of West Skinner Street for a report of a burglary. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim. He told officers that he returned home after being gone for a couple of days and found that items were taken from his residence. Officers were able to determine how the suspect entered the residence and the incident is being investigated by the detective bureau.