Sheriff Office News


• 6:39 a.m. Thursday, 600 block of Main St., Wellsville, Dane Hartman, 34, Wellsville, for domestic battery and criminal damage to property after an altercation with Chrisie Stonequist, 37, Wellsville. A charge of aggravated domestic battery was forwarded to the county attorney’s office against Stonequist, with Hartman being the victim.

• 1:20 p.m. Thursday, 305 S. Main St,, Ottawa, Heath Griffin, 40, Ottawa, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear.

• 1:30 p.m. Thursday, 300 block of S. Main St., Ottawa, Cody Farrar, 31, Pomona, on a Franklin County warrant for probation violation.

• 3:35 p.m. Thursday, 305 S. Main St,, Ottawa, Jean-Luc Morris, 21, Ottawa, on a district court probable cause warrant for electronic solicitation of a child believed to be 14-16 years of age and sexual exploitation of a child.


• 9:01 a.m. Wednesday, 400 block of Madison St., a 86-year-old Pomona male reported multiple miscellaneous items missing from his residence.

• 10:32 a.m. Wednesday, 300 E. Minnie St., a 39-year-old Richmond male reported checks were stolen and used by a known female.


• 12:41 a.m. Wednesday, I-35 milemarker 198, Wellsville, Steven Richardson, 30, California, was southbound and struck a deer in his 2000 Kenworth semi-trailer.

• 4:51 a.m. Wednesday, I-35 milemarker 188, Ottawa, Colton R. Fieldon, 26, Edgerton, was northbound when he struck a coyote in a 2013 Dodge Charger.

• 9:09 p.m. Thursday, 2600 block of Stafford Road, Scott Sheffield, 60, Ottawa, was southbound when he lost control of his 2011 Dodge Ram. Sheffield drove off the roadway and into a ditch.


2:59 p.m. Thursday, exact location unknown within Franklin County, a 37-year-old LaCygne female was a possible domestic battery victim while traveling in a vehicle with a known 43-year-old Osawatomie male. The incident is believed to have continued through four counties. A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

• 12:44 p.m. Thursday, 600 block of Shawnee Road, Pomona, a counselor at the Appanoose Elementary School reported a possible sexual abuse involving a juvenile. The report is currently under investigation.

Ottawa Police Department News


• 1:13 p.m. Wednesday, 1100 block of Pebble Beach Lane, Ottawa, Michael Fennell, 18, Ottawa, for damage to property during a domestic dispute.

• 6:27 p.m. Thursday, 600 block of N. Main St., Ottawa, Kathleen Fischbach, 47, Ottawa, for being intoxicated in the roadway.


• 8:36 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of E. Massasoit St., Ottawa, a 23-year-old Ottawa female reported that unknown suspects attempted to enter her locked vehicle.

• 4:22 p.m. Thursday. 1100 block of S. Ash St., Ottawa, a 15-year-old Pomona juvenile reported unknown suspects caused damage to property with fire.