Law Enforcement & Court Reports Political rally spurs confrontation among protesters

Political rally spurs confrontation among protesters

(Photo caption: People snap their cameras trying to get a picture of President Trump during a Saturday rally at the Pickaway County Fairgrounds. Outside the grounds, a skirmish between two protestors is now before the Circleville city law director about whether criminal charges should get filed. The photo is courtesy of Nancy Radcliff. by Craig …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports Experience, management at heart of race for Pickaway County sheriff

Experience, management at heart of race for Pickaway County sheriff

The Pickaway Press asked the two candidates running for sheriff to answer a few questions as it pertains to the job of being a county sheriff and to provide some background of their professional endeavors. These are their words, but the profiles have been lightly edited for grammar, style and clarity. Robert B. RadcliffDemocrat candidate …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports Circleville Police report for the week of Oct. 16-22

Circleville Police report for the week of Oct. 16-22

October 16 11:28 a.m. – A female complained to police that she’s is receiving multiple calls from someone who is looking for a person [name redacted] who was recently released from jail. The calls come from different numbers and the caller won’t leave her alone. A report was taken. 1:24 p.m. – A Garden Parkway …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports All Rise

All Rise

A record of pleadings made in Pickaway County Common Pleas Court on Oct. 7, 2020 before Judge P. Randall Knece. Name/Age: Russell M. Gierhart, 23     Address: P.O. Box 79, Kingston, Ohio Charge(s): Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs     Plea(s): Guilty   Disposition: Sentenced to 3 to 4 ½ years in prison Name: Tylor Greeno, 25 Charge(s): Receiving stolen …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports Circleville Police reports for the period of Sept. 17-23

Circleville Police reports for the period of Sept. 17-23

A unique way to ask for money, in a grocery store nonetheless, a pup dumped at the dog shelter delivering multiple puppies, and an unexpected surprise when touring a home for sale are some of the calls that came into the Circleville Police department between Sept. 17-23. September 17 2:47 a.m. – Someone was seen …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports Abduction attempt at bus stop

Abduction attempt at bus stop

Pickaway County Sheriff Robert B. Radcliff reports that on Sept. 25, 2020 at around 6:53 a.m. there was an attempted abduction of a Westfall High School student while she was awaiting her school bus on Five Points Pike in Monroe Township. The student was able to escape and was unharmed.The suspect is described as a …

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Law Enforcement & Court Reports All Rise

All Rise

Pleadings made Sept. 23 in Pickaway County Common Pleas Court before Judge P. Randall Knece. Name / Age Address Charges / Plea Disposition Jeffrey R. Apel, Jr., 36 2398 Dogwood Ridge Rd., Wheelersburg, OH Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, Aggravated Possession of Drugs, Illegal Conveyance of Drugs onto the Grounds of a Detention Facility – Not …

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