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July 16, 2013

Police Report

WASHINGTON — COUNTY REPORT

Sunday

6:38 p.m. - An accident involving a red Chevy HHR was reported on SR 57N near the Goose Pond. The vehicle was headed to Daviess County. The vehicle then turned west onto SR 358 and headed into Knox County.

6:52 a.m. - A personal injury accident was reported near SR 57 and Oakwood Trailer Park.

Saturday

7:58 p.m. - A caller at 3481 US 50W reported a limb in the roadway.

Friday

4:52 p.m. - A caller at 645 E. Main Street, Elnora, reported that several items were missing from her residence including a picnic table and chairs, fire pit, and trash barrel. The caller said she thought maybe the items were taken because they could be sold for scrap metal.

1:49 p.m. - A caller on SR 58E  near Odon reported a juvenile was climbing into his neighbor’s garage through a window. The juvenile then started throwing items out of the garage. The juvenile was located just down the road from the scene.

12:03 p.m. - The Daviess County Sheriff’s Department requested assistance from the Washington City Police and the Pike County Sheriff’s Department.

The Daviess County Sheriff’s Department was in pursuit of a silver passenger car. The vehicle was stopped at CR 400S and SR 257.

9:37 a.m. - A caller at the US 50 bypass reported an accident just west of Walmart. A state report was filed and the vehicle was towed.

8:35 a.m. - A caller at 4334 SR 57N reported that someone had hit a sign at Sugarland Memory Gardens.

CITY REPORT

Sunday

8:28 p.m. - An employee of Dollar General, 900W Nat¹l Hwy., reported a female shoplifter.

Saturday

7:55 p.m. - Marco Perez Luna, 710 Pine Court, reported that someone broke into his apartment and had slashed his couch and scattered clothes everywhere.

3:54 p.m. - An employee of Jimbo’s Pizza and Wings, 104 Cherry Tree Plaza, reported that someone had set a car battery on fire behind the business. The caller thought that a former employee who had been terminated recently may be responsible.

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