Kelli Rutter
Kelli Rutter and Eric Goodwin

(3-6-19) Celina residents, Kelli Rutter (23) and Eric Goodwin (29) are in custody following a traffic pursuit that started in Auglaize County and ended in Allen County this past weekend. The pursuit began after an an officer in St Marys made a traffic stop near West High and North Spruce Streets and would end in Allen County. Assistance in the pursuit came from the Allen County Sheriff’s Office and the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Rutter is being held on a warrant for contempt of court from Mercer County after she failed to appear for sentencing on drug charges. Goodwin is facing a charge of failing to comply with the order of a police officer. Both are being held in the Auglaize County Jail.

No one was injured in the pursuit.