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Published: Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 11:02 AM
UPDATE @ 2:44 p.m. (April 24):
Jason Bishop was arraigned by video in Dayton Municipal Court on two counts of grand theft auto. No plea was entered. The judge set $10,000 cash or surety for bond.
Bishop will be due back in court April 28.
UPDATE @ 12:28 p.m. (April 24):
The man accused of stealing a woman’s car before witnesses chased him and held him down until police arrived is now facing charges.
Jason Bishop, 39, is charged with two counts of grand theft of a motor vehicle.
One of those counts stems from Friday’s incident, where he is accused of stealing Kelsey Puterbaugh’s vehicle while it was left running in a driveway on Pleasant Avenue in Dayton.
According to a court affidavit, Puterbaugh and several other people went out looking for the vehicle and located in approximately an hour and a half later.
Witnesses were able to detain Bishop until police arrived on South Gettysburg Avenue, where the vehicle was located.
Bishop also is accused of stealing a vehicle at another location on Stanley Avenue in Dayton, according to court records.
The 39-year-old is scheduled to be arraigned on the charges Monday afternoon in Dayton Municipal Court.
UPDATE @ 4:21 p.m. (April 21):
Police have identified the man taken into custody during this morning’s incident as Jason Bishop, 39.
Bishop was taken to a local hospital following his arrest and was released and booked into the Montgomery County Jail on a parole violation, police said.
We’re working to learn what charges may come from today’s incident.
News Center 7 was on the scene as a man was seen running from a crashed vehicle and several other people were chasing after him.
A woman standing near the crashed vehicle said the vehicle had been stolen earlier in the morning.
“It got stolen this morning before I went to work,” Kelsey Puterbaugh told News Center 7’s Adam Marshall. “This my only car,” she said.
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Dayton police confirmed that they believe the vehicle involved in the crash had been stolen by the man police took into custody following the incident around 9 a.m.
We’re working to learn if that man will be facing any charges.
Puterbaugh said they had been driving in the area searching for her car and recognized the vehicle and began following it before the crash happened on South Gettysburg Avenue near Lakeside Drive.
Our crew was there as the man witnesses said was driving the crashed vehicle jumped into a nearby body of water. The man then exited the water and walked down Gettysburg Avenue appearing to leave the scene of a crash.
Bystanders tackled the man and held him down until police arrived and detained him.
The man told News Center 7 crews that the people that were chasing him had been following him for no reason and that he didn’t steal the vehicle.
We’ll have the full break down of the events and where the investigation stands today on News Center 7 at noon and 5 p.m.
Published: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 4:52 AM
Updated: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 11:05 AM
— Flood advisory until 3:15 p.m. for the following counties:
Clinton, Champaign, Clark, Greene, Montgomery and Warren
Mostly cloudy skies becoming partly cloudy are expected this afternoon. It will be a dry day with highs in the upper 40s. Some spots may get into the lower 50s. It will also be breezy with winds gusting over 25 miles per hour at times.
TONIGHT: A dry and cool night is expected. Temperatures will drop into the middle 30s.
MONDAY: Mostly sunny skies are expected with highs in the lower to middle 50s.
TUESDAY: We get back into the upper 50s with mostly sunny skies.
WEDNESDAY: The chance for rain returns in the afternoon and evening. Highs will be in the upper 50s.
Published: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 1:54 AM
Updated: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 7:23 AM
— Heavy rains made for tough driving conditions Saturday, but high water remains a concern through the weekend.
Lower lying and more rural roads are at a greater risk of flooding, such as Ohio 68 in Beavercreek, and Ohio 725, which is closed until further notice between Peniwit and Lower Bellbrook roads.
“We just want motorists to take a little extra time in planning where they want to go,” Sgt. Rod Murphy of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said.
Anyone planning to head out this morning should be aware of potential flooding that could block your way.
If you see standing water in the roadway, turn around, even if the water appears shallow.
“It’s not worth the risk. It’s better to just safely turn around and find another way,” Murphy said.
On wet roadways another concern is hydroplaning, when tires lose their grip on the pavement. Motorists in that situation are advised to “just let off the gas, slow down, and try to get to a safe area,” Murphy said.
Late Saturday and early Sunday there were reports of flooding throughout the Miami Valley.
6:42 a.m.: Road was shut down from South and Oxford to Franklin Trenton and Hobart in Franklin
5:23 a.m.: High water reported at Lower Valley Pike in Springfield
3:27 a.m.: High water reported at Wilson Road between Fenner Road and OH-55.
3:05 a.m.: South Valley at US-35 is shut-down due to high water.
1:45 a.m.: April Lane at New Germany Trebien Road and Beavery Valley Road closed.
12:00 a.m.: Upper Bellbrook Road reported having high water.
12:00 a.m.: High water on US-68 and North at Sutton Road caused a vehicle slide off and a police cruiser was damaged.
11:30 p.m.: Hebble Creek was out of its banks in Fairborn in Greene County
Published: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 9:04 AM
Updated: Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 10:17 AM
— Flooding overnight is still effecting the area with road closures and house flooding due to high waters Sunday.
Published: Thursday, February 22, 2018 @ 3:50 PM
— If you were faced with an assault, would you know what to do?
In a parking lot, on the street, or in your home, you CAN turn the tables on your attacker.
How to protect yourself when a predator strikes Monday beginning at 5 p.m. on News Center 7.