The Washington Times-Herald

Local News

November 8, 2013

Thursday's police report



2:19 p.m - A female caller reported three suspicious males were at a shed by 814 Jefferson Street. They were not found when officers arrived.

8:56 a.m. - A caller reported a breaking-and-entering of a home and a car at 102 Larue Court.

6:42 a.m. - Teresa James, 1615 North St., said two tires on her vehicle were slashed. A report was made.

12:21 a.m. - A employee of Daviess Community Hospital, 1314 E. Walnut St., said a female left the Intensive Care Unit against medical advice. The female was found at another facility.


7:02 p.m. - An employee of Fast Max, 1202 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported a drive-off worth $46.80 in gas by a blue Chevrolet HHR.



11 p.m. - A female caller reported a possible break-in at a garage on 325E 100S. Deputies found no forced entry and nothing was found missing. Extra patrol was granted.

1:45 p.m. - A caller reported a gold Ford vehicle off in a field on I-69 near the 53.5 mile marker. A potential owner of the vehicle was contacted.

9:54 a.m. - A caller reported medication stolen at 5432S 1200E. Additional information was obtained.


Nathan Burris, 25, Washington, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Wednesday on a warrant for assisting a criminal and theft. He was released from the Daviess County Security Center on $2,500 bond.

Kristie Fox, 39, Washington, was arrested by city police Wednesday on a warrant for conspiracy to commit forgery. She was being held on $7,500 bond.

Jason Moffitt, 40, Shoals, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Wednesday on a Lawrence County warrant for theft. He was being held without bond.

Agustin Santos, 49, Washington, was arrested by city police Wednesday on a petition to revoke a suspended sentence for operating a vehicle with an BAC of .15 or higher. He was released on $4,000 bond.

Jonathan Sturgeon, 25, Washington, was arrested by city police Wednesday on warrant for forgery and conspiracy to commit forgery. He was released on $7,500 bond.

Daniel Waller, 57, Washington, was arrested by city police Wednesday on a writ of attachment. He was released on $200 bond.

Total Jail Population: 149

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