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  • Greenville Police Beat 7-22-16

    by - Jul 22, 2016
    Police respond to theft at Lowe’s On July 13 an officer was called to Lowe’s on Wagner Avenue on the report of two thefts occurring during the past couple days. The Lowe’s prevention officer, Crystal Kirkwood...
  • Armed suspect robs Greenville Walgreens

    by - Jul 21, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Police Department is investigating a second armed robbery that occurred just over three hours after the first report. Just after 7 p.m. Thursday evening, officers responded to Walgreens, located on the corner of Wagner...
  • Martin Street Subway reports robbery

    by - Jul 21, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Police Department was called to the Subway restaurant on Martin Street in Greenville Thursday afternoon at approximately 3:30 p.m. on a report of a robbery. According to officers, the male suspect reportedly brandished...
  • Greenville Police Beat 7-15-16

    by - Jul 15, 2016
    Police issue a number of warnings for trash dumping On July 8 an officer checked the 300 block of East Fourth Street in reference to a trash complaint. Upon arrival, the officer noticed a mattress at...
  • Assault and sex crimes lead indictments

    by - Jul 14, 2016
    GREENVILLE – R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Maureen V. Fredrick, Greenville – Indicted on a charge of...
  • Greenville Police Beat 7-8-16

    by - Jul 8, 2016
    Police charge two with DUI; traffic offenses On July 1 an officer observed a vehicle traveling west bound on East Main Street with the front license plate hanging by one screw and nearly touching the ground....
  • Greenville Police Beat 7-1-16

    by - Jul 1, 2016
    Police pick up several wanted on outstanding warrants On June 23 an officer observed a female he recognized as Lisa Paul walking in the roadway on East Main Street near St. Clair Street. The officer had...
  • Estranged husband gets 2 years for violent ambush

    by - Jun 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A Greenville man will spend two years behind bars for a violent ambush of his estranged wife as she returned home on March 17. Kelly P. Miller (42) appeared for sentencing, with his defense...
  • Rodney Abney convicted for November DUI crash

    by - Jun 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A Bradford man was convicted Thursday morning on charges stemming from an automobile crash last winter that seriously injured a Greenville woman. Rodney Abney (24) appeared in the Darke County Common Pleas Court, with Miami...
  • Brame loses control after being sentenced to prison

    by - Jun 30, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Court staff, Sheriff Deputies and Adult Probation Officers assisted in calming down a disgruntled inmate after receiving a prison sentence Thursday morning in the Darke County Courthouse. Twenty-year-old Quentin G. Brame lost control after...
  • Heroin addiction blamed for McDowell’s criminal behavior

    by - Jun 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – “I’ve had a heroin problem for 10 year now. I’m an educated man, but I’m also a drug addict which leads to my criminal behavior,” explained 27-year-old Jeffrey M. McDowell during Tuesday’s sentencing hearing...
  • UCIPD investigates fatal hit and run

    by - Jun 25, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Indiana Police Department is investigating a hit and run that claimed the life of one male pedestrian and seriously injured two others Friday night. According to UCIPD, at approximately 10:08 pm,...
  • Greenville man convicted for nude material involving a minor

    by - Jun 24, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A Greenville man faces up to eight years in prison for having pornographic material of a teenage girl stored on his cell phone. Denville Boseke (35) entered a guilty plea Friday morning to one count of Illegal...
  • Greenville Police Beat 6-24-16

    by - Jun 24, 2016
    Woman jailed after assault on police officer On June 18 officers responded to the 200 block of Dogwood Drive in reference to a female making 911 calls and yelling obscenities to the dispatcher. Three officers were...
  • Miller pleads guilty to attacking estranged wife

    by - Jun 21, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Kelly P. Miller, 40, of Greenville appeared for a scheduled change of plea hearing Tuesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court. Facing two separate indictments and probation violations, Miller choose to accept a...
  • Variety of charges go before Grand Jury

    by - Jun 20, 2016
    GREENVILLE – R. Kelly Ormsby, III, prosecuting attorney for Darke County, released the following report on Grand Jury activity recently conducted by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. William F. Downey, Greenville – Indicted on a charge of...
  • Greenville Police Beat 6-17-16

    by - Jun 17, 2016
    Marijuana found during routine traffic stop On June 11 an officer conducted a traffic stop on Central Avenue for an expired registration violation. A female exited the driver’s side while the officer was approaching the vehicle...
  • Former nurse charged with stealing hospital narcotics

    by - Jun 16, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A former nurse has been charged following a narcotics theft investigation by Wayne HealthCare in Greenville, where she was employed for nearly a year. Elisabeth D. Long, 26, of West Manchester was arrested May 28...
  • Drunk driver crashes into home, resists arrest

    by - Jun 15, 2016
    GREENVILLE TWP – A male driver is suspected of drunk driving after crashing into a house Wednesday night near Greenville. According to a preliminary investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, Daniel L. Stetson, Jr., 35, of...
  • Greenville Police Beat 6-10-16

    by - Jun 13, 2016
    Police respond to domestic in downtown parking lot On June 6, an officer leaving the police department to assist another officer on a call heard a female screaming and crying. The officer drove to the 300...

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