2:34 p.m. — A firefighter at the West End Fire Station received a call of a suspicious smell in front of the welfare office on Front and W. Walnut streets. Nothing was found.
11:04 a.m. — Amanda Roy was with her five-year-old child on at a Washington Times Herald box in front of German American Bank, 201 E. Main St. As the child was reaching for a paper, the box fell on the child’s right arm. The child was taken to Daviess Community Hospital for minor treatment.
5:39 p.m. — Larry Rainey, 310 S.E. Third St., said someone in a vehicle hit a child who was riding a bicycle. The child was up and walking around, but the mother took the child to ER for treatment. An accident report is being completed.
3 p.m. — A female caller, 2049S SR 57, reported a possible breaking and entering. A report was made.
12:18 p.m. — Washington Street Commissioner Ernie Evans said one of his drivers was driving over the train tracks in Montgomery when a CSX stop arm came down on a truck. CSX was notified about the malfunction.
7:46 a.m. — An employee of Casey’s General Store, Odon, said a white truck drove off with $80 in diesel.
4:45 a.m. — Bobby Armstrong, 898E 100S, reported his mailbox was vandalized. No others in the area were reported.
7:27 p.m. — Richard Woodruff, 5067E 1100N, reported a trash dump on his property. Deputies found a letter from someone in Odon and contact was attempted.
Annette R. Coleman, 50, Washington, was arrested by city police Monday for operating a vehicle while suspended. She was taken to the Daviess County Security Center where she was being held on $2,000 bond.
Michael Scott Petty, 56, Jasper, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Monday for false informing. He was being held on $2,000 bond.
April Jamie Carrico, 31, Washington was arrested by city police at 10:44 p.m. Monday by city police following a traffic stop for possession of a controlled substance and possession of a legend drug. She was being held on $5,000 bond.
Melinda G. Norris, 31, Montgomery, was arrested by city police at 11:36 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for receiving stolen property. She was arrested on the warrant following a domestic dispute at an apartment building at 106 S.E. Fourth St. with Franklin James Allen, 47, Washington. Allen was charged with domestic battery and battery. Both are being held without bond at the security center.
Total Jail Population: 157
Police Report for Wednesday
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Letter writer: Lane designations would help at intersection
I live near the intersection of U.S. 50 Bypass and SR 257 and saw the aftermath of the latest fatality last month. With a 2-year-old grandson of my own, my heart goes out to that family.
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