PORTAGE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

DAVID W. DOAK, SHERIFF

September 19, 2018
NEWS RELEASE

Sheriff Doak reports on September 18th 2018, Kristina L. GIBSON, 45 years of Mishler Street NE, Alliance, Ohio and Shane K. Strait, 44 years of Freedom Street, Alliance, Ohio were arrested and booked into the Portage County Jail following a break-in at Sarchione Ford, State Route 44, Randolph Township during the early morning hours of September 18, 2018. 

According to Sheriff Doak, patrol deputies responded to an active burglar alarm at Sarchione Ford at 4:45 A.M.  Deputies immediately observed a male subject hiding between a row of vehicles in the front of the business. 

He was detained while deputies checked the business finding a broken window.  Inside the business a female was located with a license plate and set of keys belonging to a BMW which was owned by the business. 
 
Following the investigation, Kristina GIBSON was charged with Breaking and Entering, a felony and Resisting Arrest, a Misdemeanor.  Shane Strait was charged with Breaking and Entering, a Felony.  

Both were arraigned in Portage County Court on September 18, 2018.   Additional charges may be presented to the Portage County Grand Jury.