Police Beat – Police investigate series of reported gun shots

Shots fired On Feb. 6 officers responded to the 200 block of Anderson Avenue on the report of gun shots. The complainant said his son...

GPD traffic stop leads to drug arrest

GREENVILLE – On Feb. 11, at approximately 9:15 p.m., officers from the Greenville Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the...

Police Beat – Driver charged with possession during routine traffic stop

Drugs On Feb. 3 an officer observed a vehicle traveling on East Main near Ash Street without working brake lights. The officer conducted a traffic...

Flatter enters Alford plea to robbery

GREENVILLE – Sean M. Flatter entered an Alford plea of guilty on one count of robbery on Tuesday in Darke County Common Pleas Court. Flatter,...

Fisher ordered to pay $17,200 in child support; court holds arraignments

GREENVILLE – Matthew Fisher, 39, formerly of Darke County, was sentenced to pay $17,200 in child support and to serve 60 months community control...

Police Beat – Unresponsive man dropped off at ER in possession of handgun

Subject with gun On Jan. 30 an officer was dispatched to Wayne HealthCare on the report of a unresponsive subject, Ryan Hunt, who had been...

DCSO inmate found dead

GREENVILLE – The Darke County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death of an inmate housed at the Darke County Criminal Justice Center.  The Inmate,...

Former jail employee pleads to lesser charge

GREENVILLE — Lathan Frech, 20, of New Madison, appeared in Darke County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday for a change of plea hearing. Frech was...

Several appear in Common Pleas Court

GREENVILLE – Several defendants appeared in Darke County Common Pleas Court on Monday before Judge Jonathan P. Hein, inclduding: * Stoney Dynes, 56, of Greenville,...

Greenville Police Beat – Police nab several suspects with outstanding warrants

Wanted Person On Jan. 15 an officer observed wanted subject Christopher Stephens getting out of a vehicle in the 100 block of Fairview Avenue. The...

Greenville Police Beat – Intoxicated woman urinates on kitchen floor, invites herself to dinner

Trespassing On Jan. 12 an officer was called to the 500 block of Martin Street on the complaint of criminal trespassing. The officer spoke with...

Jones sentenced to two years

GREENVILLE – Judge Jonathan P. Hein sentenced Jason Jones, 33, of Greenville, on Monday to two years in prison for aggravated vehicular homicide. Jones pleaded...

Several appear for grand jury indictments

GREENVILLE – Darke County Common Pleas Court held grand jury arraignments on Monday. The following appeared before Judge Jonathan P. Hein: * Dustin Westfall, 30,...

Glover admits guilt in burglary

GREENVILLE – Mariah Glover of Greenville pleaded guilty to complicity to burglary Tuesday in Darke County Common Pleas Court. Glover, 20, was involved with two...

County sees overdoses decline in 2018 as meth use rises

DARKE COUNTY - After nearly 200 drug overdoses reported in 2017, Darke County saw the numbers decline for 2018. Though the reduction in OD...

Greenville Police Beat – EMS revives man using six units of Narcan

Overdose On Jan. 5, an officer was dispatched to the 300 block of North Gray Avenue on the report of a possible overdose. Joshua Johnson...

Judge sends Hardy back to prison

GREENVILLE – Registered sex offender Jessica Hardy of Greenville pleaded guilty Tuesday to failing to report a change of address. Hardy, 31, was sentenced to...

Court conducts video arraignments

GREENVILLE – Darke County Common Pleas Court conducted the following audio-video arraignments Monday with defendants in the county jail. * Sterling Seiler, 25, of Greenville...

Greenville Police Beat – Officers conduct traffic stop; issue drug-related citations

Drugs On Dec. 31 an officer noticed a female subject known to have a history of drug abuse and drug trafficking, driving without a license...

Court conducts video arraignments

GREENVILLE – The following appeared before Judge Jonathan P. Hein in Darke County Common Pleas Court for hearings: * Michael Keeton, 32, of Richmond, Ind....