BG Police Arrest 3 For Drug Trafficking Following Search Warrants

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On 10/3/14, Bowling Green Police executed search warrants based on ongoing drug trafficking investigations.  Arrested were Anthony Vardon, Gabriel Jones, and Christopher Romito for trafficking in drugs.  During the execution of the search warrants, detectives and special investigators seized approximately $8000 in cash, approximately 1 pound of marijuana, prescription pills, marijuana edibles, a handgun, and other drug trafficking equipment. The warrants were executed with assistance from the FBI Violent Crime Task Force, and The Wood County Sheriff’s Office.  

BG Police Arrest Logan Maas for 9-28-14 Robbery of Gas Express

Investigation into the 9-28-14 Robbery of Gas Express identified Logan Maas, 24 of Portage as the perpetrator. Maas was arrested by a BGPD Officer at approximately 6:00 pm this evening when he was observed walking in the south end of Bowling Green.  A warrant was issued for Maas after officers canvassed local businesses in the area for information. Maas was observed loitering in an area business just prior to the robbery and was described as wearing attire matching that of the robber. He has been booked into the Wood County Justice Center on 1 count of robbery.

BG Police Investigate Robbery

The Bowling Green Police Division is currently investigating a robbery that occurred at 333 S. Main, Gas Express, on 9/28/14 at approximately 5:10 pm. A masked white male suspect wearing a hooded black jacket and a Nike backpack made contact with the clerk outside the store and had her re-enter the store to allow him access to the cash register. His face was covered with a cloth at the time. He indicated that he had a weapon and there were multiple accomplices in the area working with him.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled eastbound on Lehman. If you have any information in the case please contact Detective Scott Kleiber of the Bowling Green Police or Wood County Crime Stoppers at (419) 352-0077. Any information leading to a prosecution in this case could result in a cash reward of up to $1000.

 

 

 

UPDATED – BGPD Seeks Assistance in Locating Stephen B. Mislich

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092714 / Mislich’s family called BGPD and reported that Stephen contacted them, stating he was in the Detroit area.  He is fine and was picked up by his family.  The BOLO issued by BGPD has been cancelled

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On 9-25-14 the BG Police received a call from the parents of Stephen B. Mislich indicating that they had not heard from him in the past 24 hours and were concerned for his safety. Officers went to his residence and located his wallet and other property but he was not at home. His silver in color 2001 Buick LeSabre bearing Illinois  plate MISLCH8 was also missing. Mislich is 23 years old, 5-11, 170lbs with blond hair and blue eyes. It is unknown what his state of mind might be and the public is asked to contact their local law enforcement agency if they observe either him or his vehicle.

BGPD Seeks Assistance in Locating Stephen B. Mislich

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092714 / Mislich’s family called BGPD and reported that Stephen contacted them, stating he was in the Detroit area.  He is fine and was picked up by his family.  The BOLO issued by BGPD has been cancelled

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On 9-25-14 the BG Police received a call from the parents of Stephen B. Mislich indicating that they had not heard from him in the past 24 hours and were concerned for his safety. Officers went to his residence and located his wallet and other property but he was not at home. His silver in color 2001 Buick LeSabre bearing Illinois  plate MISLCH8 was also missing. Mislich is 23 years old, 5-11, 170lbs with blond hair and blue eyes. It is unknown what his state of mind might be and the public is asked to contact their local law enforcement agency if they observe either him or his vehicle. 

BG Police Investigate Theft of Money From E. Wooster Barney’s BP

On Friday 9-18-2014 an unidentified male called the Barney’s BP on E. Wooster St. and claimed to be a member of their management team. The individual had detailed knowledge of their operations and convinced the clerk that he would be sending an employee from another store to pick up a funds transfer. The caller sent a female to the store to pick up the money. The money was handed over and the female suspect left the store. Store video shows the suspect as a white female with long brown hair,  wearing a pink hat,  pink sweatshirt and blue jeans. Stills from the video are attached. Anyone having information into the identity of the caller or the female suspect are urged to contact the Bowling Green Police Division.

Jhon Rosado Apprehended, Second Person Charged in Escape

Jhon Rosado who escaped from the Northwest Ohio Community Corrections Center on Wednesday night has been apprehended in an apartment in Bowling Green. Rosado was found hiding in the attic of an apartment in the 1000 block of Fairview Ave. The apartment is occupied by Bobbie Merritt, 29, the victim in the incident for which Rosado was serving time in the NWCCC.  Merrit is charged with one count of Harboring a Fugitive, a fifth degree felony. The investigation into this incident revealed that a phone conversation had taken place between Rosado and Merrit prior to the escape in which he advised her of his intentions. Further investigation revealed information that he was seen entering the apartment after the escape. A search warrant was executed and Rosado was taken into custody without incident. Rosado has been transported to the Wood County Hospital with a foot injury suffered in the escape when he jumped from the fence at NWCCC. He will be taken to the Wood County Jail and charged with one count of Escape after he is treated. Merrit will also be taken to the Wood County Jail on her charge. The Bowling Green Police Division was assisted in this investigation and apprehension by the Wood County Sheriff’s Office, The Ohio Highway Patrol and the FBI Violent Crime Task Force.

Additional Photos of Escapee Jhon Rosado

The Bowling Green Police Division is releasing additional photos of escapee Jhon Rosado. He has some distinctive Tattoos on his back and side.

Jhon Rosado escaped last evening from the Northwest Community Corrections Center in Bowling Green.  He is a 24 year old, 5-9, 120-140 lbs. If you know the whereabouts of Jhon Rosado do not approach and call 911, or your local law enforcement agency.

Update to Prisoner escape from the Ohio Department of Corrections (NWCCC)

Jhon M. Rosado is still at large this morning. Last night the Bowling Green Police Division was notified by prison officials at 10:06 PM of the escape. Rosado was observed on video climbing over a fence at the facility at 8:14 PM. Bowling Green Police immediately began a search and coordinated with the Wood County Sherriff’s Office to set up a perimeter. A K-9 from Perrysburg Township arrived and began tracking Rosado. He was not located. Follow up investigation in to his escape and further attempts to locate him are ongoing. If you see Jhon Rosado or know of his whereabouts do not approach him and call 911 or your local law enforcement agency.

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Theft Suspect Dallas Duron In Custody in Bowling Green

The Bowling Green Police Division has arrested Dallas Duron at a residence in 1000 block of Klotz Road at 2:40 PM today.