Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Jan 19, 2023

Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Jan 19, 2023
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)

January 18
A deputy was dispatched to the intersection of Nashville Road and Heaton Road on an injured deer. The deputy arrived on the scene and dispatched the injured deer with their Office issued firearm.

Deputies were dispatched to a Howard, Ohio area residence on a disturbance. The complainant, a third-party caller from Licking County, said that his brother was yelling and making physical threats toward his wife. Upon the deputies’ arrival, they knocked on the front door. A female yelled from inside and said come in through the garage and hurry. Once inside deputies witnessed that the female had the male in a bear hug from behind. Deputies ask the female to leave the room, and deputies spoke with the male individual. The male ultimately agreed to go to the hospital for a mental evaluation. Deputies transported the individual to Knox Community Hospital where he was pink-slipped.

A complainant advised two residents had money stolen from their rooms. The suspect(s) are unknown and a report was made for documentation.