Napoleon Police Department


An accident was reported on the U.S. Route 24 westbound offramp to Scott Street at 3:52 p.m. May 10 after Athena K. Flint, 52, of Wauseon rear-ended a vehicle operated by Nathosha M. Keller, 40, of Fayette, who was stopped at the posted stop sign. No injuries were reported, and damage to both vehicles was minor. Flint was cited for assured clear distance ahead.


•Roger McCorkle, 28, of Napoleon, bench warrant from Williams County, Scott Street, 7:47 p.m. Tuesday, transported to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio.

•Kurtis Jones, 30, of Napoleon, bench warrant from Defiance County, South Perry Street, 10:50 p.m. Tuesday, transported to Defiance County authorities.

Also reported to the Napoleon Police Department:

•Barking dogs, 500 block of West Maumee Avenue, 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, dogs were taken inside.

•Criminal trespassing, waste water treatment plant, 5:16 p.m. Tuesday, five warnings issued.

•Open burning, 900 block of South Perry Street, 10:39 p.m. Tuesday, warning issued.

•Driving complaint, Industrial Drive exit of Rte. 24, 4:47 a.m. Wednesday, nothing further reported.

The remainder of Wednesday’s reports were not available as of press time.

Henry County Sheriff’s Office


Tiffany A. Scott, 36, of Holgate was westbound on Rte. 24 near County Road 11 in Liberty Township at 5 a.m. Wednesday when it was reported Scott fell asleep. The vehicle went off the roadway to the left, struck a sign on the passenger side and came to rest in the median. Scott was not injured, and damage to her vehicle was minor.

An accident was reported on Tiger Trail in Liberty Center at 2:54 p.m. Wednesday. A report was pending as of press time.


•Matthew Ryan, 57, of Defiance, with inducing panic, following the report of a threat, Township Road T near County Road 19 in Ridgeville Township, 10:45 p.m. Tuesday, transported to CCNO.

Also reported to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office:

•Disabled vehicle, West Maple Street near South Damascus Street in Liberty Center, 6:27 p.m. Tuesday, vehicle was towed.

•Subjects riding bicycles on the highway, Rte. 24 near County Road 17 in Napoleon Township, 6:31 p.m. Tuesday, nothing further reported.

•A subject at 7-300 County Road J reported receiving unwanted messages, 8:48 p.m. Tuesday, subjects warned.

•Disabled vehicle, County Road 2 near County Road W in Washington Township, 10:54 a.m. Wednesday, found to possibly be a hunter, vehicle was gone when check on again.

•Driving complaint, Rte. 6 westbound from Wood County, 12:28 p.m. Wednesday, all reported to be okay.

Pleasant Township Fire Department

(Holgate/New Bavaria)

A barn fire was reported at 14406 County Road Y at 4:29 p.m. Wednesday. Hamler Fire Department was also paged for mutual aid. No further information was available as of press time.

Wauseon Police Department


•Hit-skip accident, South Fulton Street, 1 p.m. May 8.

•Property damage, East Airport Highway, 7:42 p.m. May 10.

•Property damage, West Linfoot Street, 9:05 p.m. May 11.

•Property damage, North Ottokee Street, 9:41 a.m. May 12.

•Hit-skip accident, North Brunell Street, 6:23 p.m. May 12.

•Property damage, Parkview, 3:10 p.m. May 14.

Items recently reported to the police department:

•Larceny, 225 E. Linfoot St., 8:48 a.m. May 9.

•Fight, Parkview, 2:52 p.m. May 10.

•Trespassing, 815 Ottokee St., 4:15 p.m. May 12.

•Trespassing, 840 W. Elm St. Unit #1302, 11:06 p.m. May 12.

•Unauthorized use, South Shoop Avenue, 1 p.m. May 13.

•Domestic matter, West Elm Street, 8:31 a.m. May 14.


•A structure fire was reported at 1170 N. Shoop Ave. Unit #39, 6:51 a.m. May 12, no further information available.

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