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January 31, 2014

Friday's police report



10:18 p.m. - Aaron Hudson, 905 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported a gun possibly missing from his garage.

8:03 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $32.06 in gas.

7:38 p.m. - An employee of Swifty’s, 409 W. Nat’l Hwy., reported a drive-off worth $15 in gas by a gold Chevrolet S-10 truck.

2:58 p.m. - Mike Sluder reported a hit-and-run accident to his vehicle while parked at Family Dollar, 305 E. Nat’l Hwy. A report was completed.



10:08 a.m. - A caller reported a vehicle in a ditch on SR 57. One person was taken to Daviess Community Hospital for treatment.


Christopher Clark, 36, Washington, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Tuesday on a failure to report to the Daviess County Security Center warrant. He was being held at the security center without bond.

Kevin Roark, 45, Washington, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Wednesday on a warrant for receiving stolen property. He was being held without bond.

Jami Pate, 50, Washington, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Wednesday for conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine. She was being held without bond.

Total Jail Population: 152

City arrests 2 during traffic stop Two Washington residents were arrested on multiple charges following a traffic stop on Wednesday. At 7:55 p.m., an employee of Fast Max, 1202 E. Nat'l Hwy., reported a theft. City Sgt. Buck Seger then pulled over a Chevrolet sedan matching the caller's description near 800 E. Nat'l Hwy. Officers found the driver, Angela Gray, 30, and Justin Clark, 29, with multiple prescription pills and marijuana. They also found stolen property. Gray was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a legend drug, possession of stolen property, theft, check fraud, forgery and two counts of conspiracy to commit fraud. Clark was arrested for possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, visiting a common nuisance and three counts of possession of a Schedule III controlled substance. Both are being held at the Daviess County Security Center. Gray is being held on $39,000 bond while Clark is held without bond.

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