HILLSBORO P.D. REPORTS


The Hillsboro Police Department has released the following information:

ARRESTS/CITATIONS

Thomas Barney Jr., 39, of Hillsboro, was cited for driving under suspension, failure to file application for registration and fictitious plates.

Kyle Simon, 24, of Hillsboro, was cited for possession of marijuana.

Dec. 3

ACCIDENT

At 12:33 p.m., the police department responded to the area of North High Street near North Street for a report of a two-car crash. Upon arrival, it was determined that Eric Miller, 49, of Lynchburg, was northbound on North High Street and slowed for traffic. Ashley Taylor, 20, of Dublin, was traveling behind Miller and failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead and as a result, her vehicle struck the rear-end of Miller’s vehicle. No injuries were reported on the scene. Taylor was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

Dec. 4

ACCIDENT

At 3:20 p.m., the police department responded to the 1200 block of North High Street for a report of a three-car crash. Upon arrival, it was determined that all vehicles involved had been southbound. James Hunley, 66, of Hillsboro, was driving a vehicle directly behind a vehicle driven by Kathy Jones, 52, of Hillsboro. Sandra Kelley, 51, of Hillsboro, was stopped in traffic along with Jones for a traffic signal located at Fenner Avenue. Hunley was distracted and failed to leave adequate distance ahead and struck the Jones vehicle in a rear-end type collision causing functional damage. Jones’ vehicle was pushed into the rear-end of Kelley’s vehicle due to impact, causing minor damage. Hunley’s vehicle also sustained minor damage to the front end. No injuries were reported on the scene. Hunley was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

Dec. 5

ACCIDENT

At 9:33 p.m., the police department responded to the area of East Beech Street and North East Street for a report of a two-car crash. Upon arrival, it was determined that a Hillsboro juvenile was driving northbound on North East Street approaching the intersection of East Beech Street. Beth Aber, 53, of Hillsboro, was stopped in a vehicle on North East Street at the intersection of East Beech Street when the juvenile failed to stop prior, striking the Aber vehicle in the rear-end causing functional damage to both vehicles. No injuries were reported on the scene. The juvenile was cited for assured clear distance ahead.