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
- Local News
- Today's police report CITY REPORT Tuesday 8 a.m. - Terry Evans, 100 W. Main St., reported a go-cart stolen from his property. The cart was found in a nearby alley and extra patrol was requested. 1:33 p.m. - A female caller at 7 E. Main St., Apt. 3, said a male stole a ce
- Illinois man faces multiple sex charges in Daviess County An investigation into an event last May in a Washington store has led to multiple charges against an Illinois man. Washington City Police have charged Stephen Michael Mulkey, 26, of Lawrenceville, Illinois with attempted child molesting, performance
- New gateway to Washington already raising hopes for development Work on Gateway Drive keeps moving forward and local officials continue to look at the area for potential commercial and industrial development. Gateway Drive is expected to provide Washington with a new entrance to the community off of U.S. 50 to Bu
- Washington City Council approves rezoning request Washington will be expanding its housing options after the Washington City Council approved an ordinance to rezone land on Bussard Road. The property, owned by Jason Knepp of J and L Home Center, is just over 10 acres and will be rezoned Residential
- State Haitian organization holds town hall meeting The Haitian Association of Indiana hosted a town hall meeting for local Haitians Sunday, officially meeting the largest Haitian population outside of Indianapolis. Around 50 Haitian residents, along with 30 other local residents, listened to state an
- Today's police report CITY REPORT Monday 2:25 p.m. – A female caller said two juvenile males were picking up and throwing green apples near 310 Ogdon St. The apples were clogging storm drains. The males were then asked to pick up the apples. 8:55 a.m. – An employee of Che
CR 900 East project stays on schedule
Phase 1 of the expansion project on CR 900E (Odon-Cannelburg Road) is due to be completed this week and officials say they expect the bulk of the work to be done on time. "They have a number of small things that need to be finished," said Daviess Cou
- Leg of I-69 project now due to open by end of 2015 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation now plans for the Interstate 69 extension to reach Bloomington by the end of 2015, a year later than originally planned. INDOT spokesman Will Wingfield tells the Evansville Courier & Press
VIDEO: Coming Attractions
The Indiana Theater in downtown Washington is under new owner Brent Barnhart and plans to open this fall after being closed for over three years.
- Ruth Gilmore Ruth Gilmore, 80, of Washington, died at 4:38 p.m. at Prairie Village Nursing Center, with family by her side. Born Nov. 10, 1933, in Knox County, she was the daughter of James Howard and Blanche (Chadd) Weibel. She worked for 10 years as a certified
- More Local News Headlines