Sheriff Office News
• Friday, 305 S. Main Street, Ottawa, Natalie Ashburn, 19, Ottawa, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear.
• 12:54 p.m. Saturday, 1000 block of W. Sixth Street, Ottawa, Christopher Leach, 31, Ottawa, was cited and released for driving while suspended after being located operating a vehicle with a suspended license. Marie Suther, 32, Richmond, was issued a notice to appear for possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. She was given a court date and released.
• 11:57 Saturday, 300 block of S. Main Street, Ottawa, Kayla Underwood, 29, Ottawa, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear.
• 4:10 p.m. Friday, 2800 block of Haskell Road, Carissa Ballew, 19, Ottawa, was westbound in a 2007 Saturn Ion when she lost control due to loose gravel. The vehicle left the roadway to the south and drove through a barbed wire fence owned by Kenneth Campbell, 70, Ottawa.
3:23 a.m. Friday, 1100 block of K-68, Clayton Meador, 16, Pomona was eastbound in a 1994 Dodge Ram pulling a trailer when he slowed down to make a turn onto Florida Road. David Burkdoll, 27, Pomona, was eastbound in a 2013 Chevy Equinox when he struck the rear end of Clayton’s trailer.
• 5:15 a.m. Friday, 800 block of K-68, Roger Lee, 19, Lyndon, was east bound in a 2005 Chevy Trailblazer when he struck a deer.
• 2:40 a.m. Saturday, 1400 block of I-35, Williamsburg, Robert McKenzie, 40, Burlington, was southbound in a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox when he struck a deer.
• 6:55 a.m. Sunday, 4600 block of Jackson Road, Rantoul, John Thompson, 34, Ottawa was eastbound in a 2016 Jeep Cherokee when he struck a deer.
• 7:25 p.m. Sunday, 3700 block of K-68, Leroy Schmidt, 55, Louisburg, was westbound in a 2012 Ford F-450 pickup when he struck a deer
• 1:30 a.m. Friday, 3200 block of K-68, Seth Conner, 18, Ottawa, was stopped for a traffic infraction and found to be in possession of marijuana. He was cited and released at the scene.
• 2:41 a.m. Saturday, 500 block of Hays St,, Pomona, a 17-year-old Pomona juvenile was involved in an altercation with an unknown suspect in which the juvenile sustained a laceration to his neck. The juvenile was transported to Ransom Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
Ottawa Police Department News
• 3:15 p.m. Saturday, 200 block of S. Ash St., Ottawa, Carmen Oxford, 39, Ottawa, after battering a 37-year-old Ottawa male.
• 3:26 p.m. Saturday, 200 block of E. Red Jacket St., Ottawa, Sierra Grissom, 21, Lee’s Summit, Missouri, after battering a 37-year-old Ottawa female.
• 6:46 p.m. Saturday, 500 block of S. Maple St., Steven Lute, 55, Ottawa, for aggravated battery, aggravated assault and disorderly conduct after battering a 17 year-old Ottawa juvenile.
• 7:42 p.m. Saturday, Matthew Maxhimer, 20, Ottawa, for driving under the influence, transporting open container and possession of paraphernalia after being contacted on a traffic stop.
• 10:10 p.m. Saturday, 1000 block of Cedar St., Ottawa, Anthony Conner, 21, Ottawa, on theft from motor vehicle x3, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia after being contacted on a call for service.
• 10:50 p.m. Saturday, 100 block of E. Logan St., Ottawa, Daniel Hernandez, 59, Ottawa, on an active City of Ottawa warrant.
• 10:51 p.m. Saturday, 900 block of N. Poplar St., Ottawa, Kayla Underwood, 29, Ottawa, on an active Franklin County warrant.
• 10:51 p.m. Saturday, 900 block of N. Poplar St., Ottawa, Kayla Underwood, 29, Ottawa, for possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.
• 3:34 p.m. Sunday, 1600 block of S. Osage Drive, Denise Johnson, 62, Ottawa on driving under the influence charges.
• 6:32 a.m. Saturday, 1300 block of Main St., Ottawa, a 37-year-old Ottawa female reported being the victim of domestic battery. Case is under investigation.
• 6:33 a.m. Saturday, 100 block of S. Elm St., Ottawa, a 37-year-old Ottawa female reported being battered by a known 36-year-old Ottawa male.
• 4:29 p.m. Saturday, 1200 block of S. Hickory St., Ottawa, Justin Reed, 30, Ottawa, was cited and released for disorderly conduct after being called in as a suspicious armed subject.
• 10:31 p.m. Sunday, 1500 block of S. Cedar St., Ottawa, a 57 year-old Ottawa male was found deceased.
• 7:36 p.m. Saturday, 600 block of S. Poplar St., Ottawa, a 79-year-old Ottawa female reported a known subject stole her medication.
• 3:46 p.m. Saturday, 3200 block of I-35 off ramp, a 2017 Ford Transit driven by Jonatha Breitkreutz, 36, Ottawa, struck a 2007 Mercury Mariner driven by Beverly Flager, 89, Ottawa. Breitkreutz was cited for improper starting or stopping.
• 3:34 p.m. Sunday, 1600 block of S. Osage Drive, a 1997 Buick driven by Denise Johnson, 62, Ottawa, struck a 2002 Ford owned by Jerett Jones, 39, Ottawa. Johnson refused medical treatment
• 5:54 a.m. Sunday, 1200 block of E. Logan St., Ottawa, Teresa Gorby, 58, Ottawa, was driving a 2013 Ford passenger car and struck a deer.
Wellsville Police Department News
Friday: K-33/I35, traffic complaint; 600 block of W. Fourth St., 911 disconnect.
Saturday: 4400 block of Shawnee Road, recovered property; 700 block of Main St., motorist assist; 400 block of Pendleton Avenue, traffic complaint.
Sunday: 200 block of Ash St., animal complaint; 200 block of Main St., special assignment; 700 block of Main St., public assist; 300 block of Walnut St., public assist; 100 block of Main St., suspicious activity.
Ottawa Fire Department News
• 9:58 a.m. Saturday, 620 W. 14th St., Ottawa, authorized controlled burning.
• Firefighters assisted with 12 medical calls.