|Thursday, January 16, 2014 9:00 PM|
At approximately 2:25 a.m. Sunday, the Delphos Police Department received a call of a possible intoxicated driver on Elida Road. After receiving a description of the vehicle, officers were able to locate it traveling north on Elida Road approaching Fifth Street. Officers then viewed the vehicle fail to turn at the intersection and continue to travel off of the roadway striking a tree and coming to rest. Officers then made contact with the driver, 54-year-old Robert Nienberg of Delphos. Officers found probable cause to arrest Nienberg for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage. Nienberg will appear in Lima Municipal Court to face the OVI charge as well as multiple traffic related violations.
On Monday, Delphos police officers responded to a report of a theft incident in the 1200 block of South Erie Street. Officers met with the victim who gave officers a description of the item taken. The item was later located at a local recycling center. Investigating officers were able to discover that the item was taken to the recycling center by, 51-year-old James Diltz of Delphos. As a result of the investigation, Diltz will face a charge of receiving stolen property. He will appear in Lima Municipal Court at a later date.
On Tuesday, officers were made aware of an active warrant for 23-year-old Joshua Trenkamp of Delphos. Officers were able to locate Trenkamp at which time he was taken into custody. Trenkamp was transported to the Delphos Police Department where he was later turned over to an Allen County Sheriff’s Deputy.