The Washington Times-Herald

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February 18, 2014

Tuesday's police report



8:39 p.m. - A caller reported an accident without injuries on CR 650E between CRs 600N and 750N. A utility pole was broken and REMC was contacted. Two citations were issued and an accident report is being completed.

4:06 p.m. - A caller reported a large straw bale in the road at CR 800E near CR 500S. County highway was contacted.

3:12 p.m. - A male caller reported a child was missing at 1518 Fox Run Drive. The child was found underneath a bed a few minutes later.

11:51 a.m. - A caller advised cows are out near 11792E 1325N. The owner of the cows was contacted.


7:53 p.m. - A caller reported a break-in at 220 S. Main St., Cannelburg. Nothing was reported missing.

11:26 a.m. - A caller reported a slide-off on CRs 400N and 650E. The vehicle was removed. Five other slide-offs or minor accidents were reported.

11:06 a.m. - A caller reported an accident with injuries at CR 800N, a half-mile east of CR 1000E. Two people refused medical treatment at the scene and an accident report is being completed.

10:55 a.m. - A caller reported an accident without injuries on CRs 100W and 140N. An accident report is being completed.

12:54 a.m. - A caller said a few individuals were throwing ice/snow balls onto I-69 near the SR 58 interchange. No one was found when deputies arrived.


2:34 p.m. - A caller reported an accident without injuries near 12977N 800E. A minor accident report was completed. Ten other accidents and slide-offs were reported to dispatchers.

2:19 p.m. - A caller reported an accident without injuries on SR 257 near Seven Curves. An accident report is being completed.

2:03 p.m. - A caller reported an accident on Sunnyside Road. One person refused medical treatment and an accident report is being completed.


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