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March 18, 2014

Monday's police report



7:45 a.m. - A Daviess County dispatcher relayed a call of a pregnant Hispanic woman at 802 W. Walnut St., Apt. 1. The woman had another small child and other caregivers could not be reached. The child and mother were taken to Daviess Community Hospital.


6:02 p.m. - Melissa Craig said a white male was around 312N SR 57 with a pellet gun. The male could not be found.

2:09 p.m. - Alana McFarland, 405 E. South St., reported a break-in attempt at her apartment. No entry was gained.


7:14 p.m. - Female caller said three female juveniles were vandalizing a car wash on SR 57S. The juveniles were told to go home.

7:13 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, said a female was in custody for shoplifting. Charges will be filed on the female.

2:43 p.m. - An employee of Walmart reported a female shoplifter. The female was taken into custody.

12:39 p.m. - A female caller said a dog was shot and killed by a resident on N.W. Fourth Street. An investigation was begun.

10:58 a.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off from Friday evening. The driver was identified on video and returned to pay for the gas.


11:35 p.m. - A vehicle fire was reported on S.E. Fourth Street. The fire was put out, but an owner could not be contacted.

8:01 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $40 in gas.

5:57 p.m. - A male caller reported a hit-and-run accident at Cherry Tree Plaza. A report was completed.



8:21 p.m. - Cynthia Cato reported a hit-and-run accident with injuries near 2531W 50N. She was taken to Daviess Community Hospital for minor injuries. A minor accident report was being completed and a search is on for a black Pontiac Sunfire with driver’s side headlight damage.

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