|Sunday, March 16, 2014 8:04 PM|
At 1:48 a.m. March 9, officers on patrol observed the driver of a vehicle commit a traffic offense. Due to this, a traffic stop was conducted on the vehicle. Officers made contact with the driver, 19-year-old Peter Vanloo of Delphos. After checking his driving status, it was found that he was operating a motor vehicle on a suspended driver’s license. Vanloo was issued a citation for FRA non-compliance suspension as well as the traffic offense.
At 3:58 p.m. Friday, officers conducted a traffic stop on a motor vehicle in the 300 block of South Main Street. Officers made contact with the driver, 53-year-old Mark Diltz of Delphos. During the investigation of the traffic stop, officers found probable cause to arrest Diltz for operating a motor vehicle while impaired. Diltz will appear in Lima Municipal Court to face the charge. A passenger in the vehicle was interviewed and charges of drug possession are currently pending.
At 4:45 p.m. Friday, officers were dispatched to the 500 block of South Main Street for a verbal domestic dispute. During the investigation of this incident, officers attempted to arrest 28-year-old Michael Miel for persistent disorderly conduct. Miel tried to flee from officers at which time he was warned to stop or he would be tased. Miel continued to run from officers at which time he was tased. Moments later, Miel was taken into custody and placed into the back of a patrol car. Miel became combative inside the patrol car and kicked out the rear door window. Miel was restrained and transported to the Allen County Jail. Miel will be charged with persistent disorderly conduct, obstructing official business and vandalism. The vandalism charge is a felony of the fifth degree.