Thursday, July 30, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Saturday, 9/1/2012

Special prosecutor named in Fremont


FREMONT — Seneca County Prosecutor Derek DeVine has been appointed special prosecutor in a case involving a Fremont city official who has been placed on paid leave for undisclosed reasons.

Safety Service Director Marc Glotzbecker was placed on administrative leave effective Aug. 14. Mr. Devine declined to comment Thursday on the nature of the investigation but said he was named Aug. 23 at the request of Sandusky County Prosecutor Tom Stierwalt. Tiffin police and the state auditor's office are involved in the inquiry.

Mr. Glotzbecker, who was Fremont's recreation department supervisor since 2004, was named safety service director in March. Fremont Mayor Jim Ellis has declined to comment on why the action was taken and has refused to release his personnel file until he receives legal counsel.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories