Shoplifting at Walmart and assault at a local restaurantGREENVILLE - On Dec. 18 police responded to Walmart regarding a suspect, Joshua Johnson. The suspect walked into Walmart through the general merchandise door, put two Shark bagless upright carpet cleaners in a cart and pushes it outside without paying for them. A Loss Prevention employee chased Johnson, telling him to stop. Johnson abandoned the cart and ran into JC Penney’s where he exited through rear doors before officers could find him. He was identified on surveillance video and will be cited for theft.
WARRANTSOn Dec. 12 police were dispatched to 451 E. Main St. for Scott Williams, who had a bench warrant out of Montgomery County for probation violation. He was arrested and transported to Darke County Jail.
On Dec. 6, police were dispatched to 527 Sweitzer St. regarding an anonymous tip that Kyle Cross, wanted by the City of Greenville, was there. Cross was arrested on the warrant, failure to appear, based upon an original charge of possessing drug abuse instruments, and transported to Darke County Jail.