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November 27, 2012

Police report




2:08 p.m. — Randal Chestnut, 208 S.E. Fourth St., advised the back glass on his vehicle had been busted out. He requested an officer, and a report was made.

12:37 p.m. — Michael Allen, 1409 Vincennes Ave., reported the theft of a laptop computer rented from American Rentals.

11:00 a.m. — Bill McCain, 906 Biddinger Ln., was at the police station with a strand of Christmas lights that had been cut. He advised it was the fifth time they had been cut since Nov. 22.

8:24 a.m. — Angela Doyle reported her vehicle was struck while parked at 714 W. Walnut St.

5:14 a.m. — David Alford reported his 2000 Ford work truck was stolen overnight, and he located it at the top of Campbell Hill. An officer advised someone set off a fire extinguisher inside and some items had been taken. It also had been driven 50 miles.


10:03 p.m. — Someone calling from Budget Inn, 412 E. South St., reported subjects fighting in one of the rooms and requested their removal.

8:38 p.m. — A male caller translating for Carlos Guezara, 718 St. George Dr., advised Guezara had been robbed of his wallet containing $1,500. The incident took place in front of the Mexican restaurant on N.W. Fifth St. A description of the suspect was given and video was checked.

4:25 p.m. — Cathy Patton, 110 W. Oak St., reported a break-in and the theft of her mother’s china.

9:30 a.m. — John Ruppel, 308 Dewey Ave., reported his truck was broken into and a TomTom was taken.

8:57 a.m. — Ashley Sams, 2 Indiana Ave., advised her purse was taken from her vehicle overnight.


12:40 p.m. — A Walmart employee advised they had a shoplifter in the office. Kathryn Hedderich was escorted off the property and will be long formed for conversion.

12:52 p.m. — Christina Bodkin, 718 S.W. First St., reported someone got into her car the night before and took her cell phone, a money order, a pack of cigarettes and a pair of sunglasses.


Howard Graber, 27, Montgomery, was arrested Friday by state police for contributing to the delinquency of a minor. He was released on $7,500 bond.

Jordan Amos Lengacher, 18, Odon, was arrested by state police Friday for minor consumption. He was released on $2,000 bond.

Jail Population: 147

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