For the Record


Meigs County Sheriff’s Office

Night Shift Reports

Friday, Nov. 18

9:05 p.m. — Dispatch received a third party call stating that there was a domestic dispute at a residence in Reedsville on Route 124. Deputies arrived on scene and spoke with all subjects in the house and it was determined that while the family was having an issue with their intoxicated adult son, no criminal offenses had occurred. After ensuring everyone in the house was okay and checking with the home owner, no police assistance was needed.

9:17 p.m. — Dispatch received a call to a residence on Valley Bell Road about unknown subjects in a dark pick-up truck pulling into a driveway and shouting threats. Deputies responded and took a report about the incident and patrolled the area looking for the suspect vehicle. The suspect vehicle was not located.

Saturday, Nov. 19

4:59 p.m. — Deputies made a traffic stop on a vehicle on New Lima Road The K-9 unit was called to the scene for assistance. Drug paraphernalia was found. One male subject was arrested and transported to the Sheriff’s Office.

8:57 p.m. — Dispatch received a call about a one car crash at the intersection of Titus Road and Paulins Hill Road. Caller stated two intoxicated males were attempting to get the car out of the ditch. When the deputy arrived on scene the car was still there but the suspects had left the area. The car was towed from the scene and impounded until a driver can be located.

Sunday, Nov. 20

5:24 a.m. — Dispatch received a call of an alarm at a church on Route 124 in the Rutland area. A deputy arrived and while checking the building found an open door. The officer entered and cleared the building. No one was found inside and everything appeared to be in order. The door was secured and the officer waited in the area until the alarm automatically reset.

4:50 p.m. — Dispatch received a call about a trespasser riding a four-wheeler in a field on Star Hall Road. A deputy responded and took a report from the complainant. Contact was made with the suspect by the officer and advised to stay off the property.

5:08 p.m. — Dispatch received a call from a female on Route 143 near Harrisonville advising that a male subject was at her home and that he was not allowed there. Deputies responded to the residence and found the suspect had left prior to their arrival. A report was taken and the suspect was located at a residence on Kingsbury Road. Arrested was Scott Blake, 47 years old, from Plain City, Ohio, on a domestic violence warrant out of the Meigs County Court for a prior incident. Blake was incarcerated pending a court hearing

5:40 p.m. — Dispatch received a call about a small black car poaching deer on Salem School Lot Road. The caller was able to get the vehicle registration before it left the area. The Meigs County Wildlife Officer was contacted by the dispatcher and the call was turned over to him.

6:25 p.m. — Dispatch received a residential alarm on Johns Road in Racine. A deputy responded and checked the residence was found to be secure and no one was around.

Monday, Nov. 21

5:18 a.m. — Dispatch received a call from Dollar General in Tuppers Plains advising that the store had been broken into. Deputies arrived and searched the building for any suspects. The crime scene was processed for evidence at that time. An undetermined amount of cash and cigarettes were taken. The incident remains under investigation.

Meigs County Sheriff’s Office