The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:
On Thursday, Jan, 14 at 7:34 a.m. the police department responded to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Chillicothe Avenue and Woodland Drive. Ruby Mootz, 52, of Hillsboro, was traveling east on Chillicothe Avenue waiting to make a left turn onto Woodland Drive. Robert T. Booth, 26, of Hillsboro, failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead and struck Mootz in the rear right side. Booth was cited for assured clear distance ahead and driving under suspension.
On Thursday, Jan. 14 at 11:30 a.m. the police department responded to a motor vehicle crash in a parking lot in the 500 block of Harry Sauner Road. Justin Cline, of Hillsboro, was driving through the parking lot of a local business when Kristen Winter failed to Cline’s vehicle and backed into the passenger side door.
Zachary G. Paugh, 22, of Lancaster, was arrested for driving under suspension and obstructing official business.
George Baker Jr., 45, of Greenfield, was arrested for theft and failure to appear.
Christopher R. Pollard, 23, of Hillsboro, was arrested for failure to appear.