The Washington Times-Herald

March 30, 2013

Police Report

From Staff Reports
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Police Report



1:15 p.m. - Dispatch received about 100 calls reporting power outages on the east side of Washington and in Montgomery. Line crews were sent out and power was restored 2:11 p.m.

1:08 p.m. - A female caller said a male was stealing from his mother. When officers arrived at 310 N.E. 21st Street, the male left the home at a high rate of speed. Officers caught up with the car later and Hershel Lucas, 25, was taken into custody for forgery and a failure to appear warrant.



5:41 p.m. - A caller at 6898E U.S. 50 said a nearby neighbor keeps trespassing onto his property with a golf cart. A suspect was named.

11:56 a.m. - A caller said loose chickens at 405 N. Ben Ave. were causing a disturbance. Deputies talked with the homeowner

11:19 a.m. - A caller reported a fence was down and cattle loose on CR 700S near SR 257. The cattle were put back in and the owners will take a look at the fence.



5:30 p.m. - Michael W. Deller, 49, Dale, was driving a 2010 Ford F150 owned by the Indiana Department of Transportation west on U.S. 50 near Deep Cut Lake Road when he was sideswiped by a 2004 Freightliner Semi driven by James A. Love, 39, Jeffersonville.

The collision caused the semi to leave the north edge of the road and roll over and lose its contents along U.S. 50. According to a release, it took one and a half hours to clean the road for traffic. No one was injured in the accident and damage assessments were not available.


Deanne Belcher, 38, Washington, was arrested by city police Wednesday for theft. She was released from the Daviess County Security Center on $2,500 bond.

Nicholas Guy, 33, Loogootee, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff's deputies Thursday on a petition to revoke a suspended sentence for dealing in methamphetamine. He was released on $100,000 bond.

Cristal Lewis, 37, Washington, was arrested by sheriff's deputies Wednesday on a writ of attachment. She was released on $500 bond.

Shaileigh Pilk, 24, Washington, was arrested by sheriff¹s deputies Thursday on a writ of attachment. She is being held without bond.

Total Jail Population: 126