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April 8, 2014

Tuesday's police report



10:18 a.m. - Mike Stainbrook reported campaign yard signs were stolen from N.W. First and George streets, West National Highway and Eastside Park Road.

8:29 a.m. - Dixie Collison, 609 W. Nat’l Hwy., said tarps were taken from her home.


8:37 p.m. - An employee of Hometown IGA, 900 W. Nat’l Hwy., said a bottle of wine was stolen. A suspect was named.

5:19 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $37.50 in gas.

3:34 p.m. - An employee of Fast Max, 1202 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported a female shoplifter ran from the store. The suspect was not found.

2:24 p.m. - Michele Hamilton said her cell phone was stolen while parked at Walmart Supercenter, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza.

3:09 a.m. - A caller reported a verbal altercation at the Antique Bar, 100 E. Main St. People were separated.

3:05 a.m. - An employee of the Antique Bar, 100 E. Main St., reported a stolen cell phone.

2:26 a.m. - A male caller said other males in a silver Ford Expedition followed him home to 223 Apraw Road from the Antique Bar, 100 E. Main St., and they were threatening him with a gun. The males left the scene when officers arrived.


9:17 a.m. - Det. Trent McWilliams said needles were found while cleaning on N.W. 16th and Van Trees streets. The needles were confiscated.

9:10 a.m. - Don Williams reported methamphetamine trash on N.E. 11th and East Main streets. The items were confiscated.

1:11 a.m. - A male caller reported an altercation at the Antique Bar, 100 E. Main St. When officers arrived, they found a large group of people outside the tavern. Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies were called in to assist and one person was taken to Daviess Community Hospital. The caller said he and his friend had the altercation inside the bar and then were pushed outside. Subjects at the scene were asked to call police, but did not. The victim and a witness told an officer that tavern employees also asked patrons not to call police inside the bar. One person was arrested for battery.

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