Teen faces bevy of charges, including aggravated robbery
Whitehall police arrested an 18-year-old man for aggravated robbery, carrying a concealed weapon and felony fleeing at 2 p.m. March 21 following an attempted robbery at Whitehall Community Park, 402 N. Hamilton Road.
Police arrested Ishante Keon Patton, of Lowridge Drive, Canal Winchester.
An 18-year-old Whitehall man told police two males robbed him at gunpoint at Whitehall Community Park.
Police observed a vehicle matching the description of the suspect's vehicle traveling north on South Hamilton Road, at Etna Street, and attempted to stop the driver, later identified as Patton.
Police said Patton had failed to stop for police. Patton turned around in a parking lot, nearly caused a crash re-entering South Hamilton Road and fled from police at speeds of almost 70 mph, traveling south on South Hamilton Road.
Patton then struck cars stopped at a red light at East Main Street, ran a red light and turned west on East Main Street. After making the turn, Patton fled on foot from the vehicle. Officers apprehended a passenger who remained in the vehicle.
A pistol was found under Patton's seat, police said.
Several officers pursued Patton on foot and arrested him inside a tattoo parlor in the 1100 block of South Hamilton Road.
The passenger, Shaquille K. Deramus, 20, 498 S. Hamilton Road, was arrested for aggravated robbery and possession of marijuana.
In other Whitehall Division of Police incident reports:
* A robbery was reported at Ramada Inn, 4801 E. Broad St., at 2 a.m. March 26.
An employee told police a man asked about a room and then announced a robbery and jumped over the counter. The man had difficulty opening the drawer and said, "Open the drawer. I have a gun and I'll kill you."
The employee opened the drawer. The man took an undisclosed amount of money from the cash register and ran away, police said.
* A robbery was reported at 1 a.m. March 26 in the 4800 block of East Broad Street.
* An assault was reported at 1:15 p.m. March 21 in the 4700 block of Kae Avenue.
* Police reported a burglary at 8:10 p.m. March 21 in the 200 block of Parklawn Circle.
* An assault was reported at 12:15 a.m. March 23 at an apartment in the 400 block of South Hamilton Road.
* Police arrested a 31-year-old man for OVI, driving with a suspended license and multiple traffic violations in the first block of Beechcreek Road.
* A 22-year-old man was arrested for receiving stolen property at 3:35 a.m. March 23 in the 4700 block of East Broad Street. The man was in possession of a stolen vehicle.
* A vehicle was reported stolen at 9:30 a.m. March 24 in the first block of Fairway Boulevard.
* Police reported a burglary at 10:50 p.m. March 24 in the 100 block of Woodcliff Drive.
* Police responded to a report of shots fired at 2:10 a.m. March 25 at Shady Lane Road and McAllister Avenue. No physical evidence or suspects were identified.
* Police responded to a report of shots fired at 2:30 a.m. March 25 in the 4200 block of Rickenbacker Avenue. Police arrested a woman at the scene who was wanted on a warrant.
* An assault was reported at 3 p.m. March 25 in the 4800 block of Langley Avenue.
* Police reported an assault at 6:15 p.m. March 25 in the 200 block of Little Flower Lane.
* A burglary was reported at 9:30 p.m. March 25 at a residence in the 4600 block of Olde Bailey Way.
* Police reported an assault at 12:05 p.m. March 26 in the 4600 block of Kae Avenue.
* An assault was reported at 5:35 p.m. March 26 at Shadylane Road and East Main Street.
* Property destruction was reported at 12:20 a.m. March 27 at an apartment in the 1000 block of Irongate Lane.
* Police arrested two juveniles for disorderly conduct March 27 after responding to a report of a fight in the 4800 block of Langley Avenue.
* Police responded to a report of shots fired at 9:45 p.m. March 27 in the 4200 block of Wright Park. No suspects or physical evidence was recovered.
* An assault was reported at 11 p.m. March 27 in the 800 block of Heritage Drive West.
* A theft was reported at 11:45 a.m. March 28 in the 500 block of South Hamilton Road.
* Police reported a robbery at 6:40 p.m. March 24 at Walmart, 3657 E. Main St.