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August 6, 2013

Today's police report



9:53 p.m. - A caller on U.S. 50 reported there was an accident involving a car and a deer in front of DC Metal.

2:13 p.m. - Pike County officers advised of a vehicle off the road under a bridge on I-69 near SR 57. The vehicle, which had been there for a while, was covered in mud.



9:55 a.m. - An employee of Dollar General, 900 W. Nat’l Hwy., reported a female shoplifter in the store. Officers arrested Kathy Jo Balthus for stealing $40 worth of merchandise from the store. Balthus had been caught shoplifting from the store before.


3:48 p.m. - An employee of Chuckles, 201 N. SR 57, reported that a silver car had taken off without paying for $71.29 in fuel.


1:44 a.m. - An employee of McDonald’s, 1450 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported that a customer in the drive-thru appeared to be intoxicated on impaired. The driver had slurred speech and was talking about alcohol the subjects had consumed.


7:08 p.m. - An employee of Chuckles, 201 N. SR 57, reported that a customer had left her identification at the store but failed to pay for $105 in fuel. The female subject was driving a dark blue Expedition and had told employees she would come back to pay. Contact was made with the subject’s family and the fuel was paid for.

12:57 p.m. Saw Htoo, 315 Clark Road, reported that while he was work at Perdue between 4:45 p.m. and 3 a.m., someone had stolen his 2012 orange Tao Tao moped that was parked near the guard shack. Htoo had the VIN numbers for the moped.

10:49 a.m. - An employee of Chuckles, 201 N. SR 57, reported someone in a silver car drove off without paying for $40 in fuel.


Briar H. Goodwin, 21, Evansville, was arrested Friday by the Daviess County Sheriff’s Department on a warrant for resisting law enforcement. He was released on $2,500 bond.

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