Virgil Bryant
Virgil Bryant
On Oct. 4, the Greenfield Police Department responded to a report of a possible assault at 1300 Jefferson Street. Upon further investigation, responding officers determined through witnesses that a female had possibly been abducted from the scene.

Witnesses were able to identify vehicles and the suspects associated with the abduction. Arrest warrants were issued for the suspects. Multiple search warrants have been executed by the Greenfield Police Department and Highland County Sheriff’s Office.



During the course of the investigation, the victim was able to escape from a barn located in Highland County and made contact with law enforcement.

Four individuals have been arrested in connection with this case:

• On Oct. 4, the Highland County Sheriff’s Office, who assisted throughout the investigation, apprehended Virgil Bryant of Hillsboro.

• On Oct. 9, Tina Bryant, of Hillsboro, was arrested by the Ohio State Highway Patrol during a traffic stop and taken into custody.

• On Oct. 11, two additional arrest warrants were issued for Nathan Day and Sabrina Banks, both of Hillsboro, for the charges of abduction. Both individuals were arrested the same day by the Greenfield Police Department and Highland County Sheriff’s Office.

All four suspects have been charged with abduction, a third-degree felony.