December 8 - December 14, 2013

  • On Sunday, December 08, 2013 at 02:30 AM, an officer was on patrol on State Route 58 near State Route 2 and observed a vehicle stopped in the middle of the outside lane. The vehicle was not occupied, and not running. The officer observed a male walking South, away from the vehicle. An investigation was conducted and Jesse Whitlock, age 36 of Vermilion, was cited for Open Container.

 

  • On Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at approximately 08:35 PM, an officer was dispatched to the end of Falling Water Circle in reference a complaint of a suspicious vehicle that was occupied in the street. An investigation was conducted and Jasmine Osborne, age 19 of Amherst, was charged with Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. A juvenile female, age 15 of Amherst, was charged with Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. A female juvenile, age 16 of Vermilion, was charged with Drug Abuse of Marijuana.

 

  • On Thursday, December 12, 2013 at approximately 7:20 PM, an officer observed a vehicle parked between two handicap parking spaces that are marked with a posted sign as "van accessible". The space is marked with yellow lines on the pavement showing there is no parking and is meant for extra space for the handicap spaces.

 

  • The vehicle had no handicap placard. The officer checked the dashboard and looked inside the vehicle the best he could and did not locate any indication the vehicle was occupied by a handicapped person. A citation was written to the vehicle owner, Idalia Tiller, age 51 of Amherst, for Handicap Parking Violation. After waiting for approximately twenty minutes with the vehicle no one returned and a copy of the citation was left under the windshield wiper.