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DELPHOS — On June 1, a female came to the police department to report damage done to her vehicle.

On June 2, officers on patrol conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation. During the traffic stop, officers found that the driver, 42-year-old Jennifer Craig of Delphos, had an active warrant out of Allen County. Craig was taken into custody and turned over to a deputy from Allen County.

On June 4, officers were alerted to two males publicly engaged in inappropriate conduct in the 100 block of West Cleveland Street. Officers arrived in the area and made contact with both males, 62-year-old Lonnie N. Slygh and 48-year-old David W. Brown of Delphos. Both men were issued summons to appear in Van Wert Municipal Court for the charge of public indecency.

On June 4, officers were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of South Main Street for a criminal damaging complaint. Officers met with the female complainant and found that someone had damaged her vehicle.

On June 5, officers spoke with employees at a business in the 1600 block of East Fifth Street, who reported that a male subject had struck a pole on their property the night before. The manager of the business requested a report so that the pole could be fixed.

On June 5, officers were called to assist an officer of the Lima Municipal Court for a forcible eviction taking place in the 100 block of East Seventh Street. The officer on scene had located a small amount of suspected drugs and drug paraphernalia. The items were seized for further investigation.

On June 6, officers met with a male in the 200 block of West Clime Street, who reported a theft incident. Officers met with the male and found that he had made an agreement with a female to clean his residence in return for a car. The male reported that the female did not complete the work, but left with the car and other items not in the agreement. The incident remains under investigation.

On June 6, a male called the police department in reference to a possible scam. The male told officers that he was contacted in reference to putting advertisements on his vehicle in exchange for monetary compensation. The male agreed and was advised that he would need to send money to purchase the initial advertisement materials. After sending the money the male discovered that he was scammed.

On Sunday, an officer on patrol conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle after observing the driver commit a traffic offense. Officers made contact with the driver, 25-year-old Shade Conner Brubaker of Houston, Ohio. During the traffic stop officers found probable cause to arrest Brubaker for operating the vehicle while Intoxicated.

On Sunday, officers were advised of an active warrant out of Wood County for 57-year-old David A. Jackson of Pemberville. Officers located Jackson at a business on Gressel Drive, where he was taken into custody. Jackson was transported to the Allen County Jail where he will await extradition to Wood County.

On Sunday, officers responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of South Jefferson Street. While investigating the incident officers found a male at the residence, 36-year-old Steven Warner of Delphos, had an active warrant out of Findlay. Warner was taken into custody and turned over to over to the Findlay Police Department.

On Monday, an officer on patrol conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle and made contact with the driver, 37-year-old Scott J. Wilkins of Lima. During the traffic stop it was found that Wilkins had an active warrant out of Allen County. Wilkins was taken into custody on the warrant and was also charged with driving under an OVI suspension and possession of drug abuse instruments.

On Tuesday, an officer on patrol initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle after observing the vehicle being operated with an equipment violation. Officers made contact with the driver, Deystine Shehee of Lima, and found that she was also operating the vehicle on a suspended driver’s license. Shehee will appear in Van Wert Municipal Court to face the charge of a license forfeiture suspension.

On Tuesday, officers took a report from a male in the 800 block of Skinner Street. The male told officers that items belonging to him were taken out of his sister’s vehicle while it was parked in front of her residence.