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November 5, 2013

Tuesday's police report

CITY REPORT

Monday

2:50 p.m. - A male caller reported finding nine bags of trash on SR 57. An envelope was found.

2:48 p.m. - Michael Gerbig, 1509 Vincennes Ave., reported a breaking-and-entering. A TV was taken.

2:22 p.m. - Mike Mobley, 108 Jamestown Square, reported his stolen truck was returned less than a day after it was reported stolen. A suspect was named.

12:48 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $10.02 in gas.

11:05 a.m. - A male caller reported an assault at 209 Ogdon St. Cash and an ID was stolen.

2:55 a.m. - A male caller at 5 Reflection Drive said a red truck drove by three times and a light was shown in the windows.

Sunday

11:52 p.m. - A female caller reported a person near Southview Trailer Court, Lot 2. No one was found. The same caller reported a person at 9:58 p.m.

10:12 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported a shoplifter.

5:47 p.m. - A caller reported a female had taken a cellphone from an apartment at 900 S. Meridian St. The suspect who took the phone lived at 2602S SR 57. At 7:05 p.m., a call was received at the home where two males were fighting. The males were taken into custody.

4:20 p.m. - Sgt. Greg Dietsch said two juveniles were riding go-carts on Southside Avenue and S.E. First Street. The juveniles were told not to ride the carts on city streets.

2:20 p.m. - A female caller reported the theft of cash at 520 S.E. Second St., Apt. 503. A suspect was named.

11:21 a.m. - A male caller reported a female was assaulted at 602 Cosby St. The female was taken to Daviess Community Hospital.

Saturday

12:02 p.m. - Multiple callers reported a power outage near SR 57 and Main Street. Line crews were called and power was restored by 12:51 p.m.

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