(7-31-17) On July 28th, 2017 at 1:49 AM the Celina Police Department responded to an alarm at Lakeview Carryout at 103 E. Logan St., Celina. Upon arrival officers found someone had gained entry through a broken window. Security video was viewed revealing a man breaking in and stealing merchandise and a small amount of cash. That male was recognized and identified by Celina police officers as 18 year old Lewis Fredrick Rohda of Malinta, Ohio in Henry County.
Later in the morning, at about 7:43 AM officers were sent to Murphy USA gas station near WalMart on Havemann Rd. An employee opening for the day discovered a possible burglary there. Video surveillance there revealed the same man attempted to break into the business. No entry was made into the main building, however, coolers were entered. Merchandise was stolen from there as well.
At about 10:36 AM a Celina police officer observed the Mr. Rohda walk into Wendy’s Restaurant on E. Market St. He called for other officers to assist. They took Lewis Rohda into custody without incident.
Rohda was initially arrested and held on misdemeanor charges. He was also wanted for a probation violation in Henry County. Charges were signed this morning against Lewis Fredrick Rohda for two counts of Breaking and Entering, both 5th degree felonies and two counts of petty theft, both misdemeanors of the first degree. Bond will be set by Judge James Scheer. Arraignment is scheduled for 1:30PM in Celina Municipal Court.