Created on Monday, 30 December 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Edwin Ford, 37, of 120 W. Chillicothe Ave., Apt. A, was charged Sunday with assault and criminal trespass.
He allegedly forced open a door to Apt. C and assaulted resident Stephen Cole after he refused to let the suspect use his cellular phone.
The victim and his girlfriend were asleep when the suspect broke in.
Christopher D. Overholt, 30, of 1600 S. Detroit St., Apt. 25, with a warrant for failure to appear.
Cellular phones stolen
Two cellular phones were snatched from a front window of Verizon Wireless, 1738 S. Main St., around 7:25 a.m. Sunday.
Officers responded to an alarm and found a shattered front window.
The department had been alerted to similar recent thefts in Dublin and Marysville.