Wadsworth police looking for suspicious driver
WADSWORTH — Police are looking for a newer model black sedan after the driver attempted to lure two young girls into the car Tuesday.
The incident occurred near Chestnut and Lyman streets as the girls were walking to school. The girls reported it to their parents and police came to one girl’s home to take a report around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday.
The girls described the driver as a white male in his 20s with brown hair. He was wearing a black T-shirt.
The car was described as similar to a Honda Accord with silver or chrome trim around the windows and chrome or silver door handles.
They told police the man followed them slowly in his car until they ran to a neighbor’s house for help.
Police have asked residents and police in neighboring jurisdictions to look out for the man.
Wednesday, Oct. 9
2:37 p.m. — 300 block N. Lyman St., burglary reported.
3:47 p.m. — Jennifer A. Baker-Victor, 43, 111 Chestnut St, Apt. 2, charged with disorderly conduct at her residence.
6:44 p.m. — 1100 block Ledgestone Drive, identity theft reported.
7 p.m. — 800 block West St., check fraud reported.
7:05 p.m. — 100 block Hall Drive, vandalism reported.
Thursday, Oct. 10
2:26 p.m. — Theft reported at Wal-Mart, 222 E. Smokerise Drive.
5:47 p.m. — Theft reported at Home Depot, 1155 High St.
Friday, Oct. 11
9:53 a.m. — Blake A. Williams, 31, Rittman, charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated at Interstate 76 near state Route 57.
6:58 p.m. — Tommy J. Rouse, 31, 121 Prospect St., Wadsworth, and Ann L. Pleban, 45, Wooster, charged with theft at Wal-Mart, 222 E. Smokerise Drive.
8:09 p.m. — Scott Gerry, 22, New Franklin, arrested on a failure-to-appear warrant at High Street and Good Avenue.
9:47 p.m. — 200 block High St., Cory Sullivan, 26, 281 High St., Wadsworth, and Susan Carver, 45, Rittman, charged with disorderly conduct.
10:56 p.m. — 100 block Main St., runaway juvenile reported.
Saturday, Oct. 12
6:05 p.m. — Criminal damage to a vehicle reported in Wal-Mart parking lot, 222 E. Smokerise Drive.
Sunday, Oct. 13
12:01 a.m. — Jesse S. Paintiff, 38, 184 Mills St., Wadsworth, charged with domestic violence at his residence.
3:55 a.m. — Maylawn and Rose avenues, juvenile cited for curfew violation.
8 p.m. — Nicholas R. Brannon, 55, Kent, charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated, OVI test refusal, and open container, 1100 block Akron Road.
Monday, Oct. 14
12:27 a.m. — Richard Wagner, 21, 172 Ault St., Wadsworth, charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated and possession of marijuana at West Street and Longview Drive.
7:41 p.m. — 300 block Simcox St., theft reported.
8:02 p.m. — Annmarie Skadra, 41, 107 Sunset Drive, Lodi, charged with wrongful entrustment of a vehicle and open container, East Bergey Street by railroad tracks.
Tuesday, Oct. 15
8:21 p.m. — 400 block Tulip Trail, burglary reported.
9:48 p.m. — 300 block Bergey St., assault reported. Jenny A. Al-Jammal, 46, 109 Sunset Drive, Lodi, charged with assault.
Tuesday, Oct. 1
7 p.m. — 700 block Bank St., credit card fraud reported.
9:05 p.m. — Assault reported at Circle K, 441 Medina St.
Sunday, Oct. 6
12:18 p.m. — 100 block Sunset Drive, burglary reported.
8:34 p.m. — A resident at New Bridge Place, 645 Wooster St., charged with aggravated menacing.
Sunday, Oct. 13
9:30 p.m. — Wooster Street, theft reported.
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