Pike County OH- SHERIFF JAMES E. NELSON reports that on Friday, May 15th, 2020, the Sheriff along with deputies from the Pike County Sheriff’s Office and the Special Response Team of the Chillicothe Police Department served a search warrant at the home of Timothy Dewitt, XXXXX Rainbow Trail in Pike County.
Mr. Dewitt was taken into custody without incident and was lodged in the Butler County Jail. Mr. Dewitt is charged with 22 counts of misuse of 911 and persisting disorderly conduct. Mr. Dewitt repeatedly called the Sheriff’s office making threats against the Sheriff as well as other officials. Mr. Dewitt will appear in Pike County Court on Monday, May 18th, 2020 to answer the charges.