10:58 a.m. — Michael Hornung, 106 S.E. 13th St., said two juveniles were riding an ATV and firing a pellet gun. A report was taken.
10:14 a.m. — Wynona Catt, 209 S.W. 2nd St., reported the theft of a dirt bike. Suspects were named.
10:10 a.m. — An employee of the Iglesia la Luz del Mundo, 406 Front St., reported the theft of stereo equipment. A report was made and a possible suspect named.
10:06 a.m. — An employee of Shell Mart, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported the drive-off of $75 in gas.
1:23 a.m. — Amy Edwards, 609 Sycamore St., reported an opossum was in her kitchen. Animal Control was contacted and removed the animal.
10:39 p.m. — Connie Ritterskamp, 207 E. Crestwood Dr., reported the theft of a TV and other items from her residence. An offense report will be made.
3:40 p.m. — Michael Booker, 1252 Sugarland Rd., was on station to speak to a deputy about a burglary. An offense report will be made.
10:11 a.m. — An employee of Shell Mart reported the drive-off theft of $75 in fuel. The vehicle was described as a maroon Econoline van with dealer plates heading north on SR 57.
11:38 p.m. — Tony Potter advised he had caught a male looking through cars at the I-69 construction site. When he confronted the male he said he worked for Walsh Construction. He was not familiar to Potter and after a confrontation they got into a physical altercation. Pictures were taken of Potter’s injuries.
8:43 p.m. — A female caller reported seeing a young male going into the old canning factory in Plainville. She told him he was not allowed in there, but he went in anyway. The subject was gone when a deputy arrived, but extra patrol was given to the site.
12:17 p.m. — Guy Barker reported finding a meth lab at Oak Grove Cemetery near the railroad tracks.
9:43 a.m. — Lindsy Ervin reported her Xanax was stolen sometime the night before while she was staying at a friend’s house on Race Street in Odon.
Hesiquio Mendosa Valdez, 27, Washington, was arrested Sunday by city police for operating a vehicle while intoxicated, OVWI/endangering a person, intimidation, operating a vehicle while driving privilege suspended/prior, resisting law enforcement and reckless driving. He was held at the Daviess County Security Center without bond.
Brandy Leonard Denny, 31, Washington, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Sunday on a warrant for petition to revoke a suspended sentence for theft and petition to revoke a suspended sentence for possession of a controlled substance. He was held on $10,000 bond.
Coy Sherman Bateman, 36, Washington, was arrested Saturday by city police for OVWI/refusal and OVWI/endangering a person. He was released on $4,000 bond.
Elpidio Cruz-Morales, 58, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday for possession of a false government ID. He was held without bond.
Noah Shane Orchard, 38, Washington, was arrested Thursday by sheriff’s deputies on a warrant for petition to revoke a suspended sentence. He was held without bond.
Jail Population: 158
Police Report for Tuesday
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