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Published: Friday, February 02, 2018 @ 10:34 PM
XENIA — Seven of eight people remain in jail tonight after police scooped them up Thursday afternoon in drug raids at a residence and a motel, Xenia police Capt. Alonzo Wilson said.
The investigation that led to three arrests at the Deerfield Motel, in the 600 block of Little Main Street, and five at a house in the 200 block of California Street resulted from citizen complaints about suspected drug activity at the latter address, Wilson said.
Police, assisted by the Greene County ACE Task Force, recovered cash and methamphetamine, he said.
The people arrested range in age from 18 to 48 and include women as well as men. All of the charges accuse them on multiple felony counts of aggravated drug trafficking and aggravated drug possession in either meth, heroin or both. Seven of the eight are in the Greene County Jail, according to the online roster.
The people taken into custody at the motel, listed in alphabetical order, are:
Deointae Clancy, 18 (2 counts each trafficking and possession). Bond is set at $150,000
David Jennings Jr., 28 (single counts of trafficking and possession). Bond is $150,000
Tracy Kloeffler, 36 (2 counts trafficking, 2 counts possession). Bond is $150,000
The people taken into custody from the California Street address are:
Wesley Haney, 36 (3 counts each trafficking and possession). Bond is set at $400,340
Russell Harshberger, 48 (8 counts in all; One charge involves cocaine possession). Bond is $815,680
Jessi Harris, 23 (single counts trafficking and possession). Bond is $200,170.
Jessica Mossbarger, 25 (she's accused of permitting drug abuse). She is not listed as being in jail
Adam Norris II, 33 (3 counts each trafficking and possession). Bond is $300,255
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 11:22 AM
DAYTON — The Humane Society of Greater Dayton held its 27th annual Furry Skurry 5K walk/run Saturday morning.
People with their pets walked and ran to raise money to help care for homeless pets at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton, according to Jessica Garringer of the Humane Society of Greater Dayton.
The event took place at Eastwood Metro Park at 9:30 a.m.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:14 PM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 5:20 PM
TROY — A bicyclist was killed late Saturday morning after he was struck by an SUV while headed west on West Main Street.
The bicyclist was traveling west in the curb lane in the 900 block of West Main Street just before noon when he was ended up in the path of an oncoming SUV and was struck, Troy police Capt. Joe Long said.
The victim, described as an older man from the Troy area, was not identified.
He was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. His body was taken to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy.
The driver of the SUV was not believed to be injured but was taken to Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy as a precaution.
The crash remains under investigation.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 6:38 AM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:45 PM
DAYTON — The family of Dean Lovelace, the longest-serving Dayton city commissioner, celebrated an honorary street renaming for him Saturday.
Dean Lovelace Drive was unveiled at 11 a.m. at Madden Hills Drive in Dayton.
The ceremony also included a balloon release in memory of the late commissioner who died last year on Memorial Day weekend at the age of 71.
He served as commissioner for 22 years and left the commission in 2016 for health reasons after finishing his sixth term.
Lovelace was described by friends and peers as a firebrand committed to serving the most needy residents of Dayton.
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Published: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 2:04 AM
Updated: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 4:08 PM
TROTWOOD — UPDATE @ 4:05 p.m.
The victim in a deadly early Friday morning crash in Trotwood has been identified as Antwahn Swain, 35, of Dayton by the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.
No preliminary information was available on Swain’s cause and manner of death.
The Montgomery County coroner has been requested to a fiery crash in Trotwood.
The crash was reported around 1:20 a.m. in the 5200 block of Little Richmond Road. Initial reports indicated one person was trapped in the car after the car crashed and caught fire.