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January 17, 2013

SUV stuck in high water on CR 150N

Police Report



Jan. 8

8:53 p.m. - Reh Htay, 37, Indianapolis, was eastbound on Lincoln Street in a 1998 Dodge Intrepid and stopped at the intersection with Front Street. Lianne Wiscaver, 52, 7858 S. SR 257, was southbound on Front Street in her 2009 Nissan Murano when Htay pulled into her path and the vehicles collided.

Wiscaver complained of neck pain. Htay was given a breath test, which read .20 percent alcohol content. A certified test came back .16 percent BAC. He was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and OVWI/endangering a person. Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.

Jan. 6

6:29 a.m. - Thomas E. Bailey III, 29, Linton, was southbound on SR 57 nearing Viola Avenue when a deer ran into the path of his 2010 Toyota Yaris and he couldn’t avoid striking it. Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.



11:35 a.m. - A caller said a Jeep was stuck in the water on CR 150N and a person was inside it. The road is impassable due to high water. The driver was able to get out of the water, but a wrecker had to be called to retrieve the SUV. A citation was issued to the driver.


Jan. 8

12:44 p.m. - Kayla D. Yoder, 19, Loogootee, was driving south on CR 900E in a 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier, registered to Jerry and Sarah Yoder, when she looked away briefly. The vehicle crossed the roadway and went off the east side, striking a fence post and a utility pole before coming to rest. No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.


Jeraldo Maroquin-Alonzo, 27, was arrested by city police Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and operating a vehicle while never receiving a license. He was being held at the Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.

Kelly D. Quiggins, 42, Washington, was arrested by city police Sunday for resisting law enforcement, criminal confinement, intimidation with a deadly weapon and manufacturing methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of public housing. He was being held without bond.

Scotty Hall, 48, Evansville, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Monday on a petition to revoke a suspended sentence for theft and a petition to revoke a suspended sentence for check deception. He was being held on $25,000 bond.

William Jonathon Messerli, 21, Washington was arrested by city police Monday on a writ of attachment. He was being held on $4,000 bond.

Total Jail Population: 142

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