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January 2, 2014

Police report


11:49 a.m. - A caller on SR 57 and Viola reported a horse roaming the area. Officers were unable to locate the horse.


7:10 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive off of $42 in black Monte Carlo.

3:05 p.m. - A caller at Eastside Park reported a group of disorderly juveniles. The juveniles were banned from the park for one week.

1:43 p.m. - A male caller on Cosby Road reported a civil problem where he purchased an unknown quantity of illegal drugs from a couple. He was not given the drugs offered and wants either his money or his product. He was told there was nothing police could do in this situation.

10:44 a.m. - A male caller at 3 Kelley Drive said his cellphone was stolen. A suspect who is currently incarcerated was named.

6:33 a.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $10 in gas.


3:55 a.m. - Daviess County Sheriff’s dispatch reported deputies were in pursuit of a subject on Meridian Street. The male was stopped at Assembly of God church and later taken into custody.

1:42 a.m. - Robert Davis, 405 W. Oak St., said a white Dodge Intrepid was stolen from his home.


10:25 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $6.68.

6:20 p.m. - Justin Killough, 107 Mill St., said his home was broken into and all alcohol was consumed. The house was then ransacked.


5:30 p.m. - An employee of Bobe’s Pizza Express, 470S SR 57, said a male came into the restaurant and then into the kitchen and started cooking. When approached by management, the male left. Officers were made aware.



2:09 p.m. - Morgan Yoder, 16, 614 N. Eagle Drive, was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Malibu south on Third Street in Montgomery when she was struck by a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado, driven by Jenna Q. Slaubaugh, 20, 12681E 250N, heading west on Myers Street. There were no injuries and damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.

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