Vores Welding Theft

Vores Welding Theft - 4/5/2013

On 04-05-2013at approx. 1408 hours a deputy responded to Vore's Welding and Steel, 3234 SR 49, Ft. Recovery in regards to a theft.  Upon arrival the deputy was advised that someone had entered a tool trailer at that location and stole (1) DeWalt Cordless Impact Wrench and (2) DeWalt Cordless Drills.  The deputy was advised that the incident occurred sometime between 1730 hours on 04-04-2013 and 0900 hours on 04-05-2013.  Anyone with additional information or leads should contact Sgt. Jay Wehrkamp.







Court House Security

The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office is in charge of security at the Mercer County Courthouse. The Court Security Division ensures the safety and security of the court buildings and of the people who appear and work in them. Court security facilitates and maximizes the efficiency of all judicial and other courthouse functions.

The Court Security Division assists in delivery of in-custody defendants to and from the courthouse in a safe and secure manner. Deputies also provide general security for the courts.


Unsolved Crimes

·         On 4-5-2015 a deputy was dispatched to Bergman Tools in Marion Township in regards to a stolen trailer.  The trailer was described as a black and rust pull behind trailer with a tailgate that flips up and down with expanded metal decking. It also had Ohio license plate RK28JW fastened to it.  This incident is believed to have happened on the evening of 4-5-2015.


·         On 4-9-2015 a deputy was called to a residence on Old Trail Rd in Dublin Township for a report of stolen property.  The suspect entered an attached garage and stole a black electronic trailer brake control box and also entered a barn and stole an 8 ft wooden step ladder.  It is believed that this took place sometime between the afternoon of 4-5-2015 and the afternoon of 4-9-2015.


·         On 4-11-2015 a deputy was dispatched to River Trail Campground in Union Township in regards to the theft of a golf cart from one of the campsites.  The golf cart is described as a 2005 EZ Go golf cart, metallic black in color with chrome detailing and a lift kit.  The golf cart was last seen on the morning of 4-5-2015 and was noticed missing by a neighboring site on 4-10-2015 around 6 PM.


If you have any information on these cases, you are asked to please contact the Detectives Division of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office by calling the Tip Line at 567-890-8477.  Or leave anonymous tip here.


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Reserve Deputies

Reserve Deputies assist the Sheriff's Office with a variety of operations. These Deputies are peace officer certified in the State of Ohio and are required to meet all training and certification mandates. The Deputies assist the Sheriff by working with each division of the Sheriff's Office. Reserve Deputies also assist with traffic control at parades and provides security at local events.  In addition, they may be called upon to assist with searches and investigations.
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