Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports:

March 31

TRESPASSING: A deputy was dispatched to the 7900 block of Penny Rd. in reference to a trespassing complaint. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Cory Aikman and it was discovered he had an active warrant out of Montgomery County. Warrant was confirmed and Cory was taken into custody with no issues.

April 1

OVI: A deputy initiated a traffic stop on a white 2002 Hyundai Accent for several marked lane violations on State Route 41, Elizabeth Twp. Upon further investigation the driver, Blaich Zeller, was taken into custody for operating the vehicle while under the influence of alcoholic beverages.

BURGLARY: A deputy responded to the 4700 block of State Route 571, Union Twp. in reference to a burglary complaint. After investigation, it was determined that someone had taken oatmeal cookies from a hiding place and steaks from the freezer inside the residence.

April 2

WARRANT: A deputy initiated a traffic stop on the listed vehicle for failing to display their license plate on southbound I-75 in Concord Twp. Subsequently the driver, identified as Christopher Gulley, was cited for failure to display and for driving under suspension. His passenger, identified as Kelly Koon, had an active warrant out of Montgomery County Ohio for aggravated drug possession. 

BURGLARY: A deputy was dispatched to the 7000 block of State Route 202, Bethel Twp. on a burglary complaint.

THEFT: A deputy was dispatched to the 6600 block of Curtwood Drive, Tipp City for a theft report. A vehicle was reported stolen in the 6700 block of Curtwood Drive also.

April 3

ASSIST: A deputy was dispatched to the area of N. Hardin Road, Washington Twp., on a possible trapped motorist in high water. Piqua Fire personnel assisted the elderly driver out of his vehicle and helped him back to dry ground. The driver asked for a report due to the water damage to his vehicle for insurance.

THEFT: A theft of two watches, a dog leash and a key to a motorcycle was reported in the 300 block of S. Miami Avenue, Bradford.

JAIL ISSUE: Correction Officer Shinall and Correction Officer Sedam were at the front desk of Alpha Pod at the Miami County Incarceration Facility. Inmate Pedergraft snuck up behind CO Shinall while she was speaking with CO Sedam. Inmate Pedergraft put her hands on CO Shinall’s back at the same time she said “Boo” in an attempt to startle CO Shinall. Inmate Pendergraft was smiling and laughing while the officers attempted to give her corrective instruction not to touch correction officers or anyone else in the pod. Inmate Pendergraft did not pay attention to what the officers were saying. Inmate Pendergraft disobeyed multiple commands and pulled the fire alarm by the pod door.

ASSIST: A Troy resident called to report her vehicle became stranded in high water due to recent flooding on the road in the 2300 block of State Route 202, Staunton Twp. The water disabled her vehicle and it could not be started again. Randy’s Towing responded to tow the vehicle.