Sidney man charged with assault, menacing

By Sam Wildow -



PIQUA — A Sidney man was arrested after he allegedly assaulted a woman over the weekend.

A complainant reported she was hit several times by a known male subject at a residence on the 8400 block of North County Road 25-A on Sunday at 8 a.m., according to Piqua police reports. The male subject was located and taken into custody.

Corey J. Arbogast, 26, of Sidney, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor assault and first-degree misdemeanor aggravated menacing in connection with this incident. Arbogast was incarcerated in the Miami County Jail on Sunday.

Arbogast was arraigned in Miami County Municipal Court on Monday. A pretrial conference for Arbogast is scheduled for Aug. 29. He is continuing to be held in the jail on a total bond of $4,000.

In other news:

• Two people were charged in connection with multiple thefts reported at the Miami Valley Centre Mall over the weekend.

On Saturday at approximately 5:20 p.m., two female subjects were reported for stealing from a business at the mall. According to Piqua police reports, after an investigation, it was determined they stole from multiple businesses.

Kaiya S. Anderson, 18, of Sidney, and Alexis D. Carnes, 18, of Quincy, were charged with two counts of first-degree misdemeanor theft and one count of first-degree misdemeanor receiving stolen property in connection with this incident. They are scheduled to be arraigned in Miami County Municipal Court on Wednesday.

• Piqua police and a squad from the Piqua Fire Department responded to a report of a dog bite on the 1700 block of South Main Street on Saturday at approximately 9:20 a.m. A male subject reported that a gray pitbull ran off a porch in the area and bit him in the leg, according to Piqua police reports. The victim was transported to Upper Valley Medical Center for treatment, and the dog owner was charged.

Thomas A. White, 46, of Piqua, was charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor permitting dogs to bite and fourth-degree misdemeanor dogs running at large in connection with this incident. White is scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday.


By Sam Wildow

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