2:40 p.m. — A male caller said someone is putting oil down on CR 500N. County highway was called.
9:11 a.m. — The Martin County Sheriff’s Department reported a house fire on CR 150N near the Martin County line. Loogootee, Montgomery and Cannelburg fire departments were paged and were on the scene until 1:53 p.m.
10:54 p.m. — Phyllis Burris advised there were 10 cows in her yard at 1124E 600S and had tried to contact the owner. Deputies were able to get a hold of the owner, Larry Kiesling, a couple hours later and they were rounded up.
7:28 p.m. — Marvin Raber reported a brush fire near his home on CR 900E. Madison volunteer firefighters responded and had the fire out by 8:01 p.m.
8:23 a.m. — An employee of the utility office told officers that a home at 707 N.W. First St. did not have a meter but still had power. A line crew found lines were jumped. An estimate on the usage was obtained and the home owners contacted.
10:43 p.m. — Jordan L. Graber, 21, Loogootee, was traveling southbound on CR 900E. His vehicle approached a 90 degree right turn and continued straight off the road and into a garage owned by Almeada Flinn.
The garage was totaled along with a wood stove. The driver was arrested for carrying a firearm with a permit. Estimated damages were between $10,000 and $25,000.
Steven Alexander Lewis, 30, Austin, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Friday on a failure to appear warrant. He was released from the Daviess County Security Center on $5,000 bond.
Marcos Gabriel Latalladi, 27, 109 E. Oak St., Apt. 4, was arrested by city police Friday for operating a motor vehicle while driving privileges are suspended due a prior conviction. He was released on $2,000 bond.
Kham Lian Khai, 42, Fort Wayne, was arrested by city police Saturday for residential entry. He was being held on $2,500 bond.
Jordan Lee Graber, 21, Loogootee, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Saturday for carrying a handgun without a license. He was released on $2,000 bond.
Total Jail Population: 164
Police report for Tuesday
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Tuesday's police report
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