2:10 a.m. - Dispatchers received a call about an accident on U.S. 50 West at S.W. 11th St. Officers arrived and found a green 2000 Ford passenger car on the south side of the road that had struck a utility pole, snapping it in half before coming to rest in the ditch. There was no one around, but a witness pulled up and told officers she took a female from the scene to Perdue turkey plant to wait for a ride.
The female was located and identified as Crystal J. Lester, 33, Vincennes. She said she was trying to set her GPS and ran off the road. She failed a certified chemical test for alcohol, registering .09 percent, and was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.
Curtis Roy Gentry, 41, address unknown, was arrested Monday by city police on a Madison County warrant for resisting law enforcement and possession of marijuana. He was held at Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.
Garrett Morley, 18, Petersburg, was arrested Monday by a conservation officer for possession of marijuana over 30 grams and driving while suspended/prior. He was released on $4,500 bond.
David Thompson-Lemon, 26, Washington, was arrested by city police Monday on two counts of battery, battery resulting in bodily injury and public intoxication after they received a call from Long John Silver’s about a male beating a pregnant subject. He was held without bond.
Jail Population: 146