At 1:18 pm on October 30, 2019 the Bowling Green Police Division responded to the area of 514 W. Wooster regarding a possible gunshot and subjects running from the area. Officers arrived and were able to make contact with witnesses and involved subjects. During the investigation officers were able to determine that the incident was a result of a planned robbery of a drug dealer. During the robbery a physical altercation occurred between subjects and one subject fired a gun.
Christopher Vandersall (17yrs, from Rudolph) was arrested for Aggravated Robbery and lodged in the Juvenile Detention Center.
Nathaniel Medrano (17yrs, from Bowling Green) was arrested for Trafficking in Drugs and lodged in the Juvenile Detention Center.
Several other involved subjects have been identified and charges are pending. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with further information is urged to contact the Bowling Green Detective Bureau at 419-352-2571 or Wood County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-54-CRIME (419-352-0077). Callers are eligible for cash rewards up to $1,000 for information resulting in the arrest and conviction of perpetrators of crime.
The Mission of the Bowling Green Police Division is to improve the quality of life in the city’s neighborhoods, to involve the community in decisions which directly affect them and to provide the necessary services identified by the community as important