Man arrested for burglary, B&E, theft incidents

Brown County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 39-year-old man Wednesday, Oct 14 for a series of burglary and theft incidents. Joshua Thomas Gerard, listed as homeless, is accused of breaking into a man’s garage in Washington Township, Brown County on Friday, Oct 2, and removing a DeWalt Drill, leaf blower and copper wire. He is alsoContinue reading “Man arrested for burglary, B&E, theft incidents”

Mount Orab man accused of excessive punishment of son

Darren Downing, age 28, of Mount Orab, was arrested Tuesday afternoon, Oct 13, charged with domestic violence and several counts of endangering children following an alleged series of excessive punishments against his son. Police were dispatched to Downing’s residence on Autumn Court after a caller reported a boy had been working along a fence fromContinue reading “Mount Orab man accused of excessive punishment of son”

Brown County man indicted on felonious assault charges

The grand jury of Brown County returned a true bill against a man on Thursday, Oct 8 for one count of second-degree felonious assault. According to the indictment, Nicholas K. Crawford, of Higginsport, Ohio, is accused of knowingly causing serious physical harm to Lesley Anne Raleigh, his ex-girlfriend, on Sept 16 last month. Sgt D.Continue reading “Brown County man indicted on felonious assault charges”