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Ottawa man dies in one-vehicle crash PDF Print
Thursday, January 23, 2014 9:25 PM

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OTTAWA — A man died in a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon after his vehicle drifted off the right side of the roadway for an unknown reason.

Ronald J. Miehls Jr. of Ottawa was driving a 2006 Jeep Commander northbound on SR 65 (Perry Street) near Oakview Drive in Ottawa when his vehicle drifted off to the right at around 4:22 p.m.

Driver fails to yield exiting lot causing crash PDF Print
Monday, January 20, 2014 9:25 PM

No citations were issued in a two-vehicle crash investigated by Delphos Police at approximately 9:44 p.m. Sunday on Gressel Drive.

According to the report, a vehicle driven by Alan Miller, 57, of Columbus Grove was traveling north on Gressel Drive and attempting to make a right-hand turn into the Lakeview Farms parking lot when his vehicle collided with another driven by Jon Minard, 42, of Mount Vernon, who was exiting the parking lot and failed to yield to the Miller auto.

The vehicle collided head-on with minor damage to the Miller auto and damage to the headlight, bumper and hood of the Minard auto.

No one was injured.

Police reports PDF Print
Thursday, January 16, 2014 9:00 PM

At approximately 2:25 a.m. Sunday, the Delphos Police Department received a call of a possible intoxicated driver on Elida Road. After receiving a description of the vehicle, officers were able to locate it traveling north on Elida Road approaching Fifth Street. Officers then viewed the vehicle fail to turn at the intersection and continue to travel off of the roadway striking a tree and coming to rest. Officers then made contact with the driver, 54-year-old Robert Nienberg of Delphos. Officers found probable cause to arrest Nienberg for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage. Nienberg will appear in Lima Municipal Court to face the OVI charge as well as multiple traffic related violations.

On Monday, Delphos police officers responded to a report of a theft incident in the 1200 block of South Erie Street. Officers met with the victim who gave officers a description of the item taken. The item was later located at a local recycling center. Investigating officers were able to discover that the item was taken to the recycling center by, 51-year-old James Diltz of Delphos. As a result of the investigation, Diltz will face a charge of receiving stolen property. He will appear in Lima Municipal Court at a later date.

On Tuesday, officers were made aware of an active warrant for 23-year-old Joshua Trenkamp of Delphos. Officers were able to locate Trenkamp at which time he was taken into custody. Trenkamp was transported to the Delphos Police Department where he was later turned over to an Allen County Sheriff’s Deputy.

Arrest warrant leads to drug search PDF Print
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 9:26 PM

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DELPHOS — During the evening hours of Monday, Delphos patrol officers went to a residence located at 227 West Clime St., Lot 19, to look for an individual who had a warrant issued for their arrest.

While at this location, officers made contact with individuals inside the residence, however, the wanted individual was not there. During this interaction with those inside the trailer, officers observed what they believed to be marijuana.

Delphos teen cited after two-vehicle crash PDF Print
Sunday, January 12, 2014 9:00 PM

A Delphos teen was cited following a two-vehicle crash reported at 4:11 p.m. Jan. 6 at the intersection of South Main and Clime streets.

Brian Buettner, 16, was traveling southbound on South Main Street and had stopped at the posted three-way stop at Clime Street. He then proceeded to turn west onto Clime Street, lost control of his vehicle and struck an eastbound vehicle driven by Sarah Wannemacher, 31, of Delphos.

No one was injured. Both vehicles sustained moderate damage.


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