Driver cited for one-vehicle crash

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Larry T. Hindman, 20, of 5394 County Road 91, was cited for failure to control after the vehicle he was driving spun out of control and left the road about 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

The motorist was southbound in the 200 block of north Troy Road when he traveled off the right side of the road and struck several small trees and brush, officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department report.

The driver was not injured. The pickup truck he was operating sustained functional damage.

Man reports car theft

William J. Stevens Sr., of 304 Clagg St., reported about 5:30 p.m. Thursday a named female suspect had stolen his black Volkswagon Jetta.

He told officers the woman had come to his residence, and that he’d fallen asleep. When he woke up, both she and the car were gone.

Officers are investigating.


A resident at 813 Heritage Court, Apt. 45, reports that Wesley Grubbs does not reside at that address. He was charged with theft for a bogus item return at Wal-Mart, 2281 S. Main St., as reported in Tuesday’s city beat.