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The Journal Gazette

Friday, August 31, 2018 11:23 am

2 held in Defiance County burglary

The Journal Gazette

Two Sherwood, Ohio, adults have been charged with aggravated burglary after a burglary in Sherwood late Thursday, the Defiance County sheriff's department said today.

Dominick Lee Pickles, 19, and Jenise Jai Winnie, 21, were taken to Correction Center of Northwest Ohio, the sheriff's department said in a statement.

It said deputies responded about 11:25 p.m. Thursday to a call of a burglary in progress at a residence in the 500 block of North Harrison Street in Sherwood.

Police said two suspects had forced their way into the residence and had brandished a knife. The suspects fled before deputies arrived, they said.

Deputies located the two suspects, who were taken into custody, the statement said. It said the investigation is continuing.