• Wednesday: Carrie Corbin, Ottawa; Ciara Howard, Vassar; Norma Slemp, Ottawa.
Franklin County Jail
Sheriff’s Department Arrests
• 12:23 p.m. Wednesday, Osborne Lane and Louisiana Terrace, Stephanie Brannan, 23, Ottawa, on suspicion of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop.
• 12:23 p.m. Wednesday, Osborne Lane and Louisiana Terrace, Jon Clark, 28, Ottawa, on suspicion of possession of marijuana and driving while suspended following a traffic stop.
• 6:37 a.m. Thursday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, 305 S. Main St., Landon Stevenson, 28, Lawrence, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear on possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Police Department Arrests
• 5:04 p.m. Wednesday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, 305 S. Main St., Kylie Spear, 25, Shawnee, on an Ottawa Municipal Court warrant.
• 6:58 p.m. Wednesday, 700 block of East Garfield Street, John Shockey, 42, Ottawa, on suspicion of harboring a vicious dog, no vaccination and no city registration after his dog bit a 9-year-old Ottawa boy.
Sheriff’s Department News
• 6:27 p.m. Wednesday, 500 block of Kansas Street, a 61-year-old LeLoup man reported a 34-year-old Williamsburg man head butted him. The 34-year-old Williamsburg man reported that the 61-year-old LeLoup man pushed him and he hit the man with his head while trying to stand up.
• 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, 1500 block of U.S. 59, a 2002 Cadillac Deville driven by Timothy Guernsey, 34, Garnett, struck a 2012 Ford F-250 driven by Gary Wikel, 44, Chanute.
• 12:56 a.m. Thursday, 4500 block of Ohio Road, a 2001 Ford Taurus driven by Melissa Behrens, 22, Baldwin City, was northbound when it struck and killed a cow.
• 7:26 a.m. Thursday, 800 block of Colorado Road, a 2006 Toyota Sienna van driven by Dwylan Hirt, 45, Westphalia, was northbound when it struck a deer.
• 3:14 a.m. Friday, 2100 block of Vermont Road, a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Dakota Yohe, 22, Rantoul, was northbound when a tire blew out, causing the vehicle to leave the road and strike a tree.
Police Department News
• 3:57 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of South Elm Street, a 60-year-old Ottawa man was found deceased from natural causes.
• 10:45 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of Ash Street, a 35-year-old Ottawa woman reported a 16-year-old Ottawa boy as a runaway.
• 4:47 p.m. Thursday, Eighth and Cherry streets, a vehicle driven by Helen Sheler, 68, Ottawa, and a vehicle driven by Joshua McComb, 26, Ottawa, collided. McComb was cited for failure to yield at an uncontrolled intersection.
Wellsville Police Department News
• Wednesday: 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 300 block of East Eighth Street, fireworks complaint; 700 block of West Third Terrace, suspicious activity.
• Thursday: 200 block of East Fourth Street, juvenile matter; 600 block of Meadowbrook Court, public assist; 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 600 block of Main Street, public assist.
Ottawa Fire Department
• 8:56 a.m. Wednesday, 717 E. Third St., authorized controlled burning.
• 8:44 p.m. Thursday, 501 S. Otter Lane, cooking fire that generated light smoke but no damage, according to a report.
• Firefighters assisted with five medical calls Wednesday and Thursday.