POLICE REPORTS


• Sept. 9 at 9:40 p.m.: Brent Lake, 68, of Oberlin, was charged with drunk driving, assault on an officer, resisting arrest, and obstructing official business. Lake was driving a black Toyota on Washington Circle. A report said when police told Lake turn off his car he refused and when an officer attempted to take the keys from the ignition, Lake hit the officer in the arm. Once outside the vehicle, he allegedly refused to place his arms behind his back.

• Sept. 11 at 4 p.m.: A $2,100 ATV was stolen from a man’s yard inside a locked trailer on Grafton Street.

• Sept. 12 at 5:36 p.m.: A man contacted police after seeing four juveniles enter an abandoned building on Sumner Street. A report said the children were taken to the station and the owner of the building did not wish to pursue changes so they were released to their parents.

• Sept. 13 at 11:42 a.m.: A man contacted officers after 12 prescription pills went missing from his bathroom.

• Sept. 14 at 11:40 a.m.: Police responded to an attempted burglary on Groveland Street. A report said there were several dents in the door near the lock and the screen door was cut.

• Sept. 14 at 7:09 p.m.: Sheldon Vintson, 56, of Wakeman, was charged with driving under a non-compliance suspension, operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, and operating a vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol concentration of 0.15. A report said police were contacted about a man inside a silver minivan trying to buy drugs.

• Sept. 15 at 4:27 p.m.: A woman said $150 was taken from vehicle parked near the Oberlin Inn.

• Sept. 16 at 8:29 a.m.: Police responded to a disorderly juvenile at Oberlin High School. A report said the student was sent to the school office for a disciplinary hearing after receiving a behavioral referral for disrespect, using profanity, obscene hand gestures, and touching another girl’s private area. The student stormed out of the school after being told she had an in-school suspension for the day and she use profanities against the reporting officer, became aggressive, and resisted police when she was being escorted to the cruiser, according to the report. The case is being handled by the high school.

• Sept. 17 at 1:43 p.m: Oberlin College’s safety and security office turned over a small glass pipe with residue of burnt marijuana to police.

• Sept. 18 at 5:12 p.m.: Edythe Williamson, 69, of Oberlin, was charged with theft of five clothing items worth $60.70 from Wal-Mart.

• Sept. 19 at 2 a.m.: Police responded to a damaged vehicle near the Oberlin Market. A report said a windshield was smashed on woman’s car and there was a dent on the roof.

• Sept. 20 at 1:45 p.m.: A $250 hooded sweatshirt was reported stolen from the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music. A juvenile is suspected in the theft. The case is being forwarded to Oberlin’s prosecutor for consideration of two counts of criminal trespass.

• Sept. 20 at 8:56 p.m.: A woman contacted police to report her granddaughter left her home without permission at 4 p.m. that day. A report said the juvenile was later found at a friend’s house on South Park Street.

• Sept. 20 at 11 p.m.: Officers responded to a juvenile allegedly abusing her mother and threatening her with a knife on Reserve Avenue. The woman told police her daughter became upset, pushed her, and started fighting her after she questioned her daughter about an incident.