Hillsboro Police Department reports


The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:

Aug. 20

ACCIDENT

The police department investigated a crash in the 700 block of North West Street. Kennedy Watson, 20, of Hillsboro, was traveling southbound on North West Street and stopped her vehicle abruptly for pedestrians which had entered onto the roadway. Jared Brock, 20, of Sardinia, was also traveling southbound and was unable to stop in time to avoid the rear-end collision. Minor injury was reported for a passenger in Brock’s vehicle who was transported to Highland District Hospital by the Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District. Both vehicles received disabling damage. Brock was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

Aug. 21

ARRESTS/CITATIONS

David P. Elliott, 31, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a charge of domestic violence.

Tanner Bloomfield, 30, of Hillsboro, was arrested for theft, a bench warrant for failure to appear, and a warrant from the Adult Parole Authority.

Jason Strunk, 41, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a failure to appear bench warrant.

Dana Berryman, 37, of Lynchburg, was cited for failure to yield.

Aug. 24

ACCIDENT

The police department investigated a crash in the 500 block of South East Street. Rava Shifflett, 64, of Hiilsboro, had backed from a private driveway onto South East Street when her vehicle was struck by

a vehicle driven by Michael Gillman, 57, of Hillsboro, who had pulled onto South East Street from the exit/entrance to Holtfield Station. Minor damage was reported to both vehicles and Gillman was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid license.

ARRESTS/CITATIONS

Jessica Humphrey, 33, of Otway, was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

Nikki Brady, 42, of Columbus, was arrested for theft.

Johnny Fraley, 48, of Columbus, was arrested on a failure to appear bench warrant.

Jeremiah Walker, 37, of Hillsboro, was arrested on a failure to appear bench warrant.