Just after 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, a female suspect was reported trespassing at Kroger.

At 6:40 p.m. on Wednesday, an officer responded to a shoplifting incident at Kroger involving a bottle of vodka valued at $4.26. A suspect was identified.

At 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday, an officer responded to a report of a suspicious person at the Dollar General on Coshocton Avenue. A suspect was identified and a background check resulted in an arrest on an outstanding warrant.


Arrests and Charges:

Andrew Schuster, 26, of Mount Vernon was arrested at 1:05 a.m. on Wednesday for having weapons while under disability.


At 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Deborah A. Ladig, 63, of Mount Vernon backed her 2006 Ford 500 out of a space in the Wendy’s parking lot on S. Main Street and struck a 2007 Chevy Avalon, driven by Hazel M. Poe, 65, of Mount Vernon, which was passing through the lot.



Fraud on Ottawa Ave.

Assisted the Mt. Vernon Police Dept. with an investigation on Watson St.

Suspicious person on Grant St.

Suspicious person on Ebersole Ave.

Telephone harassment complaint on Watson St.

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