The Washington Times-Herald

October 15, 2013

Tuesday's police report

The Washington Times-Herald



11:02 p.m. - Stacy Allen, 111 Hefron St., said someone had gone through her vehicle and taken a checkbook.

10:01 p.m. - A female caller reported a hit-and-run accident on 101 Mill St. A car went westbound on Center Street but was not located by officers.

8:20 p.m. - Eight callers reported no power near W. Highland Avenue. A line crew was contacted and power was restored by 8:47 p.m.

7:16 p.m. - A female caller said three males were taking items from the PowerHouse, 709 E. Main St. Forced entry was reported into a garage area and half of a case of soda was missing.

7:03 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $15.01 in gas by a four-door vehicle.

5:01 p.m. - Jennifer Cooper, 312 N. SR 57, Apt. 1, said her apartment was broken into. Entry was gained through the front door and a blanket and change was reported missing.

12:09 p.m. - Greg Robling, 604 Jefferson St., reported an attempted break-in but entry was not gained.

11:36 p.m. - Brenda Walker, 103 W. Hefron St., said a radio was taken from her vehicle the night before. A report was made.

11:15 a.m. - Ray Capehart and several other callers reported a major water leak in front of 1304 E. Van Trees St. Water and wastewater employees were contacted.

10:43 a.m. - Rick Croak, 206 N. Meridian St., reported a breaking and entering of a vehicle. Nothing was reported taken.


10:43 p.m. - An employee of Southwest Medical EMS reported a trash fire behind its garage on Meridian Street. The fire was quickly extinguished.

7:57 p.m. - A female caller reported a fight on N.W. 10th and W. Van Trees streets. The people in the altercation had left before officers could arrive. A person was taken to the hospital by personal vehicle.

6:50 p.m. - Joe Birk reported a small brush fire on W. Walnut Street. A person was putting out the fire when city firefighters arrived.

6:03 p.m. - A female caller originally reported a female was hit by a car in front of 1515 State Street. The female tripped and fell on the sidewalk, but was taken to Daviess Community Hospital.


3:34 p.m. - A male caller reported a breaking and entering at a house on S.E. Fourth Street. Information was given to the officers.



9:46 p.m. - A female caller at 367W 150S said a driver in a dark colored truck threw an egg at her vehicle.

5:41 p.m. - A caller reported a possible party involving Amish people driving down CR 1000E on top of buggies. Deputies found a volleyball game.


9:45 p.m. - A caller said juveniles had broken a window to a vehicle at 145 Hanley St., Plainville. A window was also broken in a residence. Deputies spoke with the juveniles and a parent.

12:52 p.m. - A caller in Plainville reported damage to the front of their home at 450 Williams St. by an ATV. A window was also broken. Photos were taken for a report.

10:41 a.m. - A male caller reported an ATV accident at 10485N 700E. One person was taken to Daviess Community Hospital and an accident report was being completed.


11:34 a.m. - A caller first reported an accident with no injuries on CRs 1200N and 1100E. When deputies arrived, two were found injured. An accident report is being completed.


Anthony Canary, 65, Washington, was arrested by city police Saturday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person. He was released from the Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.

Joshua M. Bland, 30, Odon, was arrested by Odon police Saturday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. He was released on $2,000 bond.

Joshua Roll, 18, Haubstadt, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Sunday for resisting law enforcement and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. He was being held on $4,500 bond.

Total Jail Population: 149