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March 25, 2014

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1:33 p.m. - Police received a report from a resident at 101 N.E. Third St. that someone had made a pair of unauthorized purchases to his debit card.

3:00 a.m. - A call came in saying there was a live turkey loose in the ditch at the corner of Clark Road and West National Highway. Police contacted Perdue to take care of the bird.


11:41 p.m. - A resident at 709W Main St. reported someone vandalized a TV dish and thrown it into the yard and cut the wires.

1:33 p.m. - Police received a report that while cleaning out a garage at 315 N.W. 10th St. they found the remnants of a meth lab. Officers cleaned up the scene.

2:25 p.m. - A man reported from 1115 Downey Ave. that someone stole a jacket and tools that had been in his van.


7:39 p.m. - A man reported he had been sleeping at 719 SW Fifth St. when an unknown male subject grabbed him and punched him in the face knocking out a tooth.


2:58 p.m. - A resident at 316 NE. Seventh St. that someone had stolen a large, red fire hydrant off of his patio.

6:23 p.m. - Police received a report of a grass fire at SR 57 and CR 600S.

9:44 p.m. - An employee at Chuckles reported the driver of a Green Dodge truck had pumped $40.04 in gas and drove off to the south without paying.

11:24 a.m. - Police received a report from the Daviess Community Hospital that someone had taken several items from the I.C.U. and surgery waiting areas. The hospital reported a phone, wreath and blackboard were recovered from a stairwell. Boxes of tissues, masks, and hand sanitizer were still missing.

11:50 p.m, - Police were notified by the Fire Department that CSX was reporting that someone had left a stove near the tracks under the bridge on SE 15th Street. Fire Department personnel recovered the item which turned out to be a space heater.

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