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June 28th, 2014
A suspect is in custody following a pursuit that reached speeds of 80 to 100 mph Friday night.
According to scanner traffic at the time, the driver of the vehicle reportedly refused to cooperate with a police officer's order. The suspect fled, leading law enforcement from Auglaize and Shelby counties on a pursuit that reached speeds 80 to 100 mph and traversed both counties. The suspect was taken into custody in Shelby County. A hand gun also was reportedly tossed from the vehicle.
WAPAKONETA — The second person charged in connection with the 1981 death of a St. Marys man has retained an attorney and his case is moving forward.
CELINA — Members of the board of trustees of SOURCES, the Community Action Agency serving Auglaize and Mercy counties, voted Thursday night to relinquish its CAA designation. The move, which was made to ensure services remain available to residents in both counties, will be made in a timely manner to allow for an appropriate transition of services. SOURCES is a resource to help provide services to the low-income communities in the two counties and to resolve financial issues.
From staff reports
CELINA — Six people were indicted on a variety of drug charges following investigations by the Grand Lake Task Force.
Those arrested and indicted were:
• Dennis W. Clutter, 54, of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on one count of possession of heroin, a fourth-degree felony.
• William R. Culver Jr., 49, of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on one count of possession of heroin, a fourth-degree felony.
June 25: A story time will be held at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for 2 to 5-year-olds.
A movie marathon will be held from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades four through six.
Families are invited to Rock, Roll, and Read with Leonardo at the New Knoxville Library at 3 p.m. today. This high energy musical program will explore the science behind sound.
Families are invited to Rock, Roll, and Read with Leonardo at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 6 p.m. today.
June 24: A Story Time will be held at the Paris Street Park at 10 a.m. today.
A teen movie marathon will be held from noon to 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.Grades six through 12 only.
Sign up to be a part of some cool science experiments and activities at the New Bremen Library. Every Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program, three sessions will be held at 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Session size is limited. Call 419-629-2158 or stop by to register.
ST. MARYS — A suspect has been taken into custody in relation to an aggravated robbery that took place at a local bank Friday afternoon.
St. Marys Police Chief Mark Ernst confirmed to The Evening Leader a suspect has been taken into custody a few hours following the incident at 3Rivers Federal Credit Union on Greenville Road.
The suspect was located at a residence on Edwards Street.
St. Marys Police Chief Mark Ernst has confirmed to The Evening Leader that a suspect is in custody regarding the aggravated robbery at 3Rivers Federal Credit Union earlier today. Ernst declined to release the name of the suspect, pending further investigation into the matter. The stolen vehicle also has been recovered.
ST. MARYS — Law enforcement officials in St. Marys are looking for a suspect who held a woman up at knife point and stole a car at a local bank.
At approximately 12:21 p.m. Friday, employees from 3Rivers Federal Credit Union on Greenville Road called the St. Marys Police Department to report the incident. St. Mary Police Chief Mark Ernst said a white male approached a woman in the parking lot, displayed a knife, stole her purse and car and fled the scene.
June 19: New Bremen Library will host a preschool story time at 10:30 a.m. today.
Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. at New Knoxville Public Library.
A space crafts program will be held at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for all ages.
Adults are welcome at 1 p.m. today to the New Bremen Public Library for crafting fun. Register at the circulation desk or by calling the library at 419-629-2158.