Toledo man with outstanding warrant arrested in Auglaize County

By John Bush -

WAPAKONETA — A Toledo man with an outstanding warrant was arrested in Auglaize County early Monday.

At about 3 a.m. Monday, deputies with the Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Buckland Holden Road near Interstate 75 on a report of a suspicious person. The caller reported a man standing on the overpass waving his arms. Upon arrival, deputies located an abandoned vehicle and a man walking in a ditch in the area of the interstate.

The man, identified by police as Demetro R. Vasquez, 44, had an outstanding warrant from Lucas County. A further investigation found that a nearby residence had some outbuildings entered, according to the Sheriff’s Office. An item missing from one of the outbuildings was found on Vasquez, along with other evidence that he entered the properties, the Sheriff’s Office reported.

Vasquez was arrested and taken to the Auglaize County Jail, where he remained Wednesday morning.

By John Bush

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