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March 4, 2014

Tuesday's police report


3:14 p.m. - An employee of Walmart Supercenter, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported a shoplifter who had been removed from the store three weeks earlier. The female, Denim Dorsey, was taken into custody.



9:20 a.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s in Odon reported a drive-off worth $20.34 in gas.

6:07 a.m. - A driver reported a slide-off on CR 1600N. Seven slide-offs and minor accidents were reported to dispatchers due to the weather.


9:41 a.m. - A male caller said someone was trespassing at 9665E 200N and stealing gates. Extra patrol was requested.

7:58 a.m. - A caller said a horse stepped in a pothole on CR 900E just south of CR 1200N and a buggy had overturned in a ditch. There were no injuries and county highway was notified of the pothole.


9:10 p.m. - A caller said a horse became spooked and ran off CR 550N and the buggy went into a ditch. There were no injuries and the horse was walked home.

3:09 p.m. - A caller reported a drive-off worth $20 in gas by a black Ford F-150 truck.


Denim S. Dorsey, 35, Petersburg, was arrested by city police Friday for theft, criminal trespassing and possession of a legend drug. She was being held at the Daviess County Security Center without bond.

Michael Betancourt, 45, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person and possession of a handgun without a license. He was released on $6,000 bond.

Marcus D. Anthony, 31, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday for being a habitual traffic violator and possession of a handgun without a license. He was being held without bond.

Rebecca L. Cox, 42, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday on a warrant for battery with bodily waste, battery and disorderly conduct. She was released on $2,500 bond.

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