Sheriff Office News


• 7:14 a.m. Thursday, 305 S. Main St., Ottawa, Ethan Leach, 29, Ottawa, for felony criminal damage to property, possession of contraband in a correctional facility, felony unlawful acts Concerning a computer and theft. A report was forwarded to the county attorney’s office for potential prosecution.

• 4 p.m. Thursday, 305 S. Main St., Ottawa, Jarrett Williams, 31, Ottawa, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear.


• 8:15 p.m. Thursday, 300 block of I-35, milepost 169, Blair Schlatter, 52, Waco, Texas, was southbound in a 2018 Toyota Rav 4 when she struck a deer

Ottawa Police Department News


• 1 p.m. Wednesday, 305 S. Main St., Ottawa, Brandon Preston, 32, Kansas City, Kansas, for an active City of Ottawa warrant.

• 8:19 p.m. Wednesday, 300 block of W. Third St., Ottawa, Laura Barnes, 23, Lawrence, for driving while suspended and no proof of liability insurance.

• 9:23 a.m. Thursday, 2000 block of Logan St., Ottawa, Daniel Wheatley, 58-, Concordia, for driving under the influence, transporting an open container, no ignition interlock, no proof of insurance and improper registration after being contacted on a call for service.

• 10:33 p.m. Thursday, 700 block of S. Princeton St., Michael Krieger, 40, Ottawa, for battery on a juvenile and restraining a 35-year-old Ottawa female.


• 6:53 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of S. Main St., Ottawa, a 47-year-old Waverly female reported subjects trespassing on her property. Two 13-year-old and a 14-year-old Ottawa juvenile were issued notice to appear for trespassing. A 13-year-old juvenile also was cited for interference with law enforcement.

Wellsville Police Department News

Wednesday: 100 block of Walnut St., general information; 200 block of Hunt Avenue, civil standby; 200 block of Downey Drive, assist other agency; 300 block of Pendleton Court, traffic complaint; 200 block of Prairie Lane, civil matter.

Thursday: 200 block of W. Second St., general information; 700 block of Main St., public assist; 400 block of Pendleton Avenue, trespass; 700 block of Main St., public assist; 200 block of Walnut St., medical call; 200 block of Second St., public assist.