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  • Greenville Police Beat 05-20-16

    by - May 20, 2016
    Mother, girlfriend receive citations following assault On May 5, an officer responded to the 600 block of East Fourth Street in reference to an assault. The victim, Shanna Cates told the officer while she was at...
  • Ormsby vows to continue drug fight as Prosecutor

    by - May 19, 2016
    DARKE COUNTY – Darke County Prosecuting Attorney R. Kelly Ormsby, III knows all too well of the tremendous responsibility that falls on his office when it comes to any criminal case. With 35 years of courtroom...
  • Registered sex offender sent to prison for repeat violation

    by - May 18, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Following a second conviction for Failure to Report a Change of Address to Sheriff, 26-year-old Joseph S. Mogle was sent to prison for three years Wednesday morning. In lieu of a scheduled jury trial set...
  • Cocaine tops list of recent indictments

    by - May 18, 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. Christopher L. Richmond, Richmond, Ind. – Indicted on a charge...
  • Greenville man stabbed at Circle Mart

    by - May 16, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A local man remains in critical condition after being stabbed in the chest at the Circle Mart in Greenville Monday night. The Greenville Police Department confirmed that just after 10 p.m. a male suspect stabbed the victim,...
  • 80-year-old man sentenced in shooting

    by - May 16, 2016
    GREENVILLE – After pleading guilty to a felonious assault charge, a second degree felony, on April 8, Charles Braumiller learned he will soon be released after serving 180 days in the county jail, where he has...
  • Greenville Police Beat 5-13-16

    by - May 13, 2016
    Greenville Police make drug arrests On May 7, police observed a vehicle traveling southbound on South Broadway with an expired registration sticker. The officer checked the registration through LEADS/NCIC and also found the driver had been...
  • Union City man sentenced for high speed chase

    by - May 9, 2016
    GREENVILLE – After pleading guilty to a sole count of Failure to Comply with the Signal or Order of a Police Officer (F3) in March, 66-year-old Rufus King, Jr. appeared for sentencing Monday morning in the Darke...
  • Greenville Police Beat 5-6-16

    by - May 6, 2016
    Father incarcerated for child endangerment On April 30, police were called to the 300 block of Markwith Avenue in reference to a welfare check on four juveniles. Upon arrival, an officer made contact with four children,...
  • Holzapfel apologizes to Barga family, gets 4 years

    by - May 5, 2016
    GREENVILLE – “I am sorry for all the pain I brought to the Barga family and to my family,” said 23-year-old Tyler Holzapfel before a mutually recommended four year prison term was handed down Thursday afternoon in the Darke...
  • Multiple charges stem from Union City drug raid

    by - May 3, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – The Union City Police Department Special Entry Tactical Team (SETT) served a search warrant early Tuesday morning. The warrant concluded an investigation into reported drug use, and possible sales and manufacturing at...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-29-16

    by - Apr 29, 2016
    Student caught smoking pot at GHS On April 21, an officer on patrol as the Greenville High School Resource Officer was contacted by Stan Hughes, director of the Career Technology Center, who said he noticed a...
  • SNB closes as law enforcement investigates threat

    by - Apr 28, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Area branches of Second National Bank (SNB) were temporarily closed after bank employees received a threat of violence over the phone Thursday morning. According to investigators, an unidentified male called in a general threat against bank...
  • DCSO K-9 Britta to receive body armor

    by - Apr 27, 2016
    DARKE COUNTY – Darke County Sheriff’s Office K9 Britta will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Britta’s vest is sponsored by...
  • New trial denied, Bandedo sentenced for arson

    by - Apr 27, 2016
    GREENVILLE – More than a month after a jury found him guilty for the 2013 arson of his own car, 39-year-old Tony R. Bandedo appeared for sentencing Wednesday morning in the Darke County Common Pleas Court....
  • Walk in the park turns violent

    by - Apr 26, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Several officers responded to the Greenville City Park Monday evening to assist with detaining a domestic violence complaint. According to a report from the Greenville Police Department, at approximately 7 p.m. the responding officer located...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-22-16

    by - Apr 22, 2016
    Police seek suspect in domestic violence incident On April 16, an officer was called to respond to a reported domestic incident taking place in the 300 block of Warren Street. Upon arrival, the officer spoke to...
  • Drug trafficker behind bars

    by - Apr 19, 2016
    GREENVILLE – On April 18, 2016 at approximately 9 p.m. the Darke County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit arrested Timothy Sanders, 36, for trafficking illegal narcotics. Sanders was taken into custody at 209 East Main Street,...
  • Police investigate stabbing report in Greenville

    by - Apr 17, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A man was reportedly stabbed on the 100 block of Sweitzer Street in Greenville late Saturday night. At approximately 12:50 a.m., emergency crews responded to 123 Sweitzer on a disturbance in which the two men were involved...
  • Greenville Police Beat 4-15-16

    by - Apr 15, 2016
    Police determine a domestic call was  burglary On April 13, an officer was called to the 200 block of North Broadway on the report of a domestic. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the complainant/victim, who...

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