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November 2, 2013

Saturday's police report

CITY REPORT

Friday

11:21 a.m. - David Grannan reported his wife found a syringe near the Carnegie Public Library. The syringe was disposed of.

10:28 a.m. - William Davis, 218 Front St., said his residence was egged during the night. He also reported other acts of vandalism in his neighborhood.

7:51 a.m. - Cary Ridgley, 900 S. Meridian St., Building 2, said a radio was taken from her vehicle the night before.

Thursday

10 p.m. - A caller reported a fight at the Antique Bar, 100 E. Main St. Officers found an unruly female that employees had asked to leave.

9:41 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported a shoplifter. Charges are being filed.

8:58 p.m. - Gordon Sneed, 1006 N.E. Second St., said glass was broken on his garage door. No entry was gained.

8:18 p.m. - Elizabeth Showalter, 1026 N. St. John’s Road, said fallen branch had broken the rear window of her car. A report was made.

3:15 p.m. - Bart Drew, reported limbs down on Meridian and Hefron streets. The city street department was called.

COUNTY REPORT

Thursday

11:34 p.m. - Martin County dispatch requested deputies to help with a situation where a male with a knife had locked himself in a house. Later, dispatch said the male was heading towards Daviess County in a stolen Ford Ranger and he was considered armed and dangerous. At 12:48 a.m., the truck was found abandoned. Martin County called later and said one of the suspects was in custody.

6:03 p.m. - A caller reported a cow out in the road on CR 1100E. The owner was contacted.

12:09 p.m. - A female caller reported from an address on Bent Avenue that she had almost been raped. The caller could not be found when several deputies arrived on the scene. Deputies also checked the homes of neighbors and the caller could not be found.

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