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Police/Fire Reports


Jack Howard Davis, 49, of Orient was charged with unlawful possession of prescription drugs and driving while revoked 10:03 a.m. Friday in the 200 block of South Peterson Street.

According to a Creston Police report, Davis was passed out sitting in his van in the middle of the street with the vehicle running and in drive while having a driver’s license status of revoked. Davis had a prescription pill bottle in the console of his van that was prescribed to another individual who was not Davis.

Davis was released on $1,000 bond.


Kerry Lee Starlin, 40, 411 N. Chestnut St., was charged with simple domestic assault 2:43 a.m. Sunday at 1206 N. Elm St.

According to a Creston Police report, when officers arrived they spoke with the victim who said that Starlin was at their residence when they arrived. Starlin had no permission to be at their residence and was also intoxicated. The victim said that Starlin came up and started hitting and punching them. As the victim was trying to defend themselves Starlin ended up getting hit on her eye. Officers charged Starlin and transported her to the Union County Law Center.

Starlin was released on $300 bond.


Michelle Schell, 50, 408 N. Oak St., was charged with fifth-degree theft 9:15 a.m. Monday at the Law Enforcement Center.

According to a Creston Police report, Schell entered Wal-Mart and took a sweatshirt and left the store without paying for it. This was recorded through store video. On Aug. 9 Schell admitted to officers that she stole this item. The sweatshirt was valued at approximately $9.96.

Schell was released on a promise to appear.


Jason Burg, 1001 N. Birch St., reported that a window on the south side of his residence was broken out sometime around 12:30 a.m., Saturday.

Damage estimate was $200.

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Amanda Hanson, 107 E. Irving St., reported someone had broken the driver’s side rear window out of her vehicle between 1 a.m. and 11 p.m. Saturday while it was parked at her residence.

Damage estimate was $200.


Traffic stop, 8:29 a.m., Friday, North Sumner Avenue.

Traffic stop, 8:42 a.m., Friday, Irving Street.

Traffic stop, 8:51 a.m., Friday, East Howard Street.

Traffic stop, 9:27 a.m., Friday, Cottonwood Road.

Traffic stop, 9:35 a.m., Friday, Cottonwood Road.

Possible OWI, 9:35 a.m., Friday, South Peterson Street.

Escort, 10:30 a.m., Friday, New York Avenue.

Reckless driving, 1:20 p.m., Friday, South Sumner Avenue.

Accident, 2:28 p.m., Friday, East Townline Street.

Information, 2:42 p.m., Friday, West Taylor Street.

Talk to officer, 2:43 p.m., Friday, North Pine Street.

Theft, 3:09 p.m., Friday, North Pine Street.

Harassing communication, 4:12 p.m., Friday, North Pine Street.

Theft, 7:30 p.m., Friday, North Pine Street.

Assistance, 8:33 p.m., Friday, South Sumner Avenue.

Reckless driving, 11:46 p.m., Friday, Highway 34.

Fighting, 11:51 p.m., Friday, South Sumner Avenue.

Suspicious activity, 12:42 a.m., Saturday, West Adams Street.

Suspicious person, 3:12 a.m., Saturday, Sheldon Street.

Suspicious activity, 1:24 p.m., Saturday, Hickory Street.

Vandalism, 5:05 p.m., Saturday, East Irving Street.

Shoplifting, 7:17 p.m., Saturday, Laurel Street.

Domestic dispute, 2:16 a.m., Sunday, North Elm Street.

Deliver message, 5:05 a.m., Sunday, South Poplar Street.

Suspicious vehicle, 6:14 a.m., Sunday, South Sumner Street.

Information, 10:21 a.m., Sunday, North Pine Street.

Assistance, 11:43 a.m., Sunday, West Mills Street.

Suspicious activity, 12:27 p.m., Sunday, North Pine Street.

Burglary, 2:02 p.m., Sunday, North Pine Street.

Assistance, 3:21 p.m., Sunday, North Sycamore Street.

Talk to officer, 3:37 p.m., Sunday, North Poplar Street.

Talk to officer, 5:03 p.m., Sunday, East Taylor Street.

Animal call, 5:21 p.m., Sunday, Laurel Street.

Extra patrol, 6:38 p.m., Sunday, North Birch Street.

Assistance, 7:37 p.m., Sunday, South Vine Street.

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