Hospital Notes


• Wednesday: Donald Schamle, Ottawa.


• Wednesday: Baby girl, 7 pounds 11 ounces, to Desta and Daniel Detwiler, Ottawa.


• Wednesday: Gladys Lane, Ottawa.

Franklin County Jail

Sheriff’s Department Arrests

• 4:34 p.m. Tuesday, West Spring Street and North Center Avenue, Williamsburg, Jesse Sage, 46, Williamsburg, Franklin County warrant.

• 9:57 a.m. Wednesday, Franklin County Jail, 305 S. Main St., Shawna Jo Johnson, 18, Rantoul, Franklin County warrant.

• 12:53 p.m. Wednesday, Franklin County Jail, 305 S. Main St., Aaron Boyer, 21, Shawnee, Franklin County warrant.

Police Department Arrests

• 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, 400 block of South Main Street, Steven W. Jackson, 38, Ottawa, on suspicion of domestic battery.

• 9:58 p.m. Wednesday, 700 block of East Fourth Street, Joshua A. Slocum, 22, Gas, Kan., on suspicion of domestic battery and damage to property.

• 4:12 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of North Main Street, Joseph L. Henslee, 27, Ottawa, on suspicion of driving without a license.

Sheriff’s Department News


• 9:33 a.m. Tuesday, 300 block of East Franklin Street, Pomona, a 1994 Chevrolet Kodiak dump truck driven by Jeffrey Hoyt, 35, Pomona, was attempting to make a right turn into a driveway in the 300 block of Franklin Street when it was struck by a 1999 Dodge Intrepid driven by Claudia Terry, 57, Pomona. No injuries were reported, and damage was estimated at more than $1,000.

• 5:59 a.m. Wednesday, 1445 U.S. 59, a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Mike Flowers, 54, Gardner, was southbound on U.S. 59 when it was struck in the intersection of U.S. 59 and High Street in Princeton by a 2006 Ford F-150 pickup driven by Ronald Herman, 58, Princeton. No injuries were reported, and damage was estimated at more than $1,000.

• 8:56 p.m. Wednesday, Sand Creek and Utah roads, a vehicle driven by William Jackson, 17, Wellsville, was northbound on Utah Road when it struck a deer. Damage was estimated at more than $1,000.

Police Department News

Theft Reports

• 8:34 a.m. Wednesday, 1100 block of North Oak Street, a 56-year-old Ottawa man reported an unknown suspect used his identity in another state.

Wellsville Police Department News

• Wednesday: 700 block of Main Street, pubic assist; 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 200 block of West Second Street, public assist.

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• 8:25 p.m. Wednesday, 2021 Princeton Circle Drive, investigated an electrical short that caused arcing.

• Firefighters assisted with two medical calls Wednesday.