Court hears drug and  non-compliance violations

GREENVILLE – Steven Hawk, 38, of Richmond, Ind., appeared in court Monday, Oct. 22, to enter a change of plea on one count of...

Greenville Police Beat – Student denies bringing pot to school in his book bag

Drugs On Oct. 11 an officer was on patrol as the School Resource Officer at Greenville High School and was informed the principal needed assistance...

Greenville Police Beat – Police respond to several drug overdose incidents

Overdose On Oct. 2 an officer responded to the 300 block of North Gray Avenue in reference to a possible overdose. When the officer arrived...

Several arraigned in Darke County Common Pleas Court

GREENVILLE – Several defendants appeared before Judge Jonathan P. Hein on Tuesday, including two on Grand Jury indictments. * Brandy J. Minnich, 42, of Greenville,...

Greenville Police Beat -K9 hits on vehicle during traffic stop

Drugs On Sept. 23 an officer observed a vehicle parked on the right side of the road facing eastbound on Front Street near Washington Avenue....

Scott sentenced to two years; court sees drug and other cases

GREENVILLE – Alexander Scott, 22, of Arcanum, was sentenced to two years in prison by Darke County Common Pleas Court Judge Jonathan P. Hein...

Greenville Police Beat – Man high on cough syrup requests more ‘devil’s juice’ to...

Assault On Sept. 20 officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Oxford Drive where two complainants reported Doug Green was high on cough medicine,...

Suspected impaired driver hits Sheriff’s cruiser

GREENVILLE - On September 27, 2018 at approximately 3 p.m., the Darke County Sheriff’s Office received multiple 911 calls reporting a possible impaired driver...

Local woman, Van Wert man arrested for drugs in Mercer Co. traffic stop

MERCER COUNTY - Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey announced that his office is investigating a traffic stop that led to the seizure of more...

Greenville Police Beat – Police find drugs, paraphernalia during routine traffic stops

Drugs On Sept. 13 an officer saw a minivan while traveling eastbound in the 800 block of Martin Street with the passenger side headlight out....

Greenville Police Beat – Student may be expelled for defacing bathroom wall

Vandalism On Sept. 7 a School Resource Officer at Greenville K-8 building learned that on Sept. 6 at approximately 2:01 p.m., a 14-year-old male student...

Wombolt sentenced to serve community sanctions

GREENVILLE – Bryan Wombolt, 32, of Ansonia, was ordered to serve up to 60 months community control sanctions for neglecting to report his Internet...

Drug investigation leads to traffic stop and arrest

GREENVILLE - On Sept. 6, the Greenville Police Department conducted a drug investigation in the 400 block of East Fifth Street. As a result...

Greenville Police Beat – Suspect attempts to pay with driver’s license at self-checkout

Shoplifting On Aug. 25 an officer was advised of a theft offense that occurred at Walmart earlier that morning. An employee said a male suspect...

Greenville Police Beat – School officials, police to review surveillance video for suspects

Vandalism On Aug. 27 an officer met with a Greenville City Schools official at the rear of Memorial Hall on West Fourth Street. The school...

Greenville Police Beat – Driver stopped for 10th OVI tells officer to ‘prove it’

DUI On Aug. 18 officers observed a truck being operated by Jason Miller, who is suspended and is a multiple OVI offender. Miller was operating...

Man who caused jail shutdown indicted on six charges

GREENVILLE – The man responsible for shutting down the Darke County Jail in April was arraigned in Darke County Common Pleas Court this week. Stephen...

GPD investigates possible shooting

GREENVILLE – On August 22, 2018 at approximately 11:40 p.m., officers were dispatched to the area of the 200 block of Anderson Avenue in reference...

Greenville Police Beat – Two charged with public indecency at Prairie Ridge Park

On Aug. 4 an officer was dispatched to Prairie Ridge Park on the report of two people partially unclothed and engaged in inappropriate behavior....

Court hands down indictments; holds arraignment, plea hearings

GREENVILLE – Several defendants have appeared in Darke County Common Pleas Court for arraignments and hearings. The following were in court Friday, Aug. 9, after...