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October 13, 2012

Male tries boot switcharoo

Police Report

WASHINGTON — CITY REPORT

Friday

1:46 p.m. — Brittany Durocher, 907 Center St., advised both drivers-side tires had been slashed on her van while it was parked under the carport in her driveway.

12:33 p.m. — An employee of Orscheln, 1 Cherry Tree Plaza, Ste. 210, reported the theft of a pair of Wolverine boots valued at $154.99. She said a male subject left his old boots at the store and exited wearing the new ones. A description was given, and the subject was located and the boots switched back. Caleb Taylor, 18, will be long-formed for the incident.

COUNTY REPORT

Thursday

5:44 p.m. — A semi hit a fence in front of Casey’s General Store, Odon.

COUNTY ACCIDENT

Friday

10:46 a.m. — Patrick M. Colvin, 18, Loogootee,  was northbound on CR 1200E when he lost control of a 1996 Honda Accord, registered to Barbara L. Colvin, in loose gravel. He stated he overcorrected and skidded off the west side of the road, hit a fence and a tree, and rolled twice. He was not injured. Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.

Jail Population: 157

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