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September 28, 2013

Saturday's Police Report



4:25 p.m. - An accident was reported near S.W. Fifth and Mound streets. Two people were taken to hospital. No other information was available at press time.

12:50 a.m. - A caller at 900 S. Meridian St. at Shepherd Hills reported a gold four-door truck had backed into a green Monte Carlo. The truck left the scene of the accident.

7:48 a.m. - Darla Miles, 923 Jersey St., reported her 2008 red Buick Lacrosse had been stolen from her residence after 8 p.m. Thursday. Miles said her purse and cell phone were in the car and the vehicle had OnStar but it was not activated at the time.


10:15 p.m. - The Daviess County Sheriff’s Department advised a 1998 red Dodge Neon that had been involved in an accident at 4:57 p.m. near the intersection of U.S. 50 and SR 57 had been reported as stolen. The Daviess County Sheriff’s Department had been contacted by the Petersburg Police Department who had located the driver, Christopher A. Sumner, 27, Petersburg but not the vehicle. Sumner told officers he had left the car, which sustained between $5,000 and $10,000 in damages during the accident, at Shepherd Hills. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle at Shepherd Hills but did find the vehicle at Pine Apartments.

2:42 p.m. - A caller on Seventh Street reported that someone had tried to tamper with his son’s moped and the ignition had been messed with. Extra patrol was requested.



9:57 p.m. - A caller at 2330W 450S reported several subjects were attempting to break into the residence. The subjects at the residence had the owner of the residence on the phone and the subjects had a key.

9:06 p.m. - A caller on CR 550N just east of CR 775E reported a property damage accident. The vehicle had turned on its side but no injuries were reported.

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