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October 8, 2013

Tuesday's Police Report


10:54 p.m. - A caller reported an accident involving a cage on U.S. 50 near DC Metal. A minor accident report was completed and the cage of unknown origin was moved off the road.

2:21 p.m. - Adam Robinson reported an accident involving a juvenile boy on an ATV and surveying equipment near 2620S 800E. A deputy got hold of the adults and information was collected for a report.



9:17 a.m. - Damon N. Baker, 26, Jasper, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala police cruiser owned by the Martin County Commissioners west on CR 825S when the cruiser lost control on the wet pavement, sliding into a culvert. A juvenile passenger reported a minor injury to her lower arm. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.


Daniel Armstrong, 36, Odon, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Friday on a petition to revoke a suspended sentence for dealing in a Schedule IV controlled substance. He was being held at the Daviess County Security Center on $100,000 bond.

Joshalin Russell, 36, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday for possession of methamphetamine. He was being held without bond.

Joseph A. Robinson, 32, Wheatland, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. He was released on $2,000 bond.

Katelyn Bailey, 24, Washington, was arrested by city police Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated with a BAC of .15 percent or over, and leaving the scene of an accident. She was being held on $4,000 bond.

Matthew Alan Courtney, 37, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday on a Dubois County writ of attachment. He was being held without bond.

Ryan Fields, 30, Loogootee, was arrested by city police Sunday on two counts of burglary, attempted theft, criminal mischief, possession of stolen property, two counts of resisting law enforcement and unauthorized entry to a vehicle. He was being held without bond.

Jerhamie Keister, 36, Henderson, was arrested by state police Sunday on a contempt of court warrant from Kentucky. He was being held without bond.

Jacob Lee Sheetz, 30, Washington, was arrested by city police Sunday for criminal trespassing. He was being held without bond.

Total Jail Population: 158

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