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July 5, 2013

Peacock killed in mystery

Police Report



10:37 a.m. - Animal control was contacted to check on a dog running loose on NW Second St.

10:36 a.m. - Gravel had been placed around the gas cap of a 2004 Ford Escape at 1512 North St. It was unknown if any of the gravel had been placed in the vehicle’s gas tank.


7:42 p.m. - A garage at 1726 Bedford Road had been entered and a lock on an outside building had been broken off. No items were apparently missing, but the building had been ransacked.

5:48 p.m. - An owner’s manual and change were taken from a car at 514 E. George St. The owner’s manual was later found.

5:46 p.m. - The screen of a back door at 13 Green Acres was reported cut. Additional patrol was requested.

6:21 a.m. - A handgun and radar detector were taken from three vehicles at 2003 Parkdale Drive. A report was made



10:10 p.m. - Shane C. Granger, 2556N CR 150W, reported that someone had blown up his mailbox.

9:11 p.m. - A caller on CR 1200N and Private Road 425N near Loogootee, reported a reckless driver in a gray vehicle.

8:17 p.m. - A caller near Mount Olive Church in Odon reported a suspicious red vehicle.

3:53 p.m. - A caller on US Hwy. 50E reported an accident resulting in property damage. A state report was filed.

12:45 p.m. - A caller on SR 57N reported that her neighbor had just killed her peacock. The bird was a mother bird. The owner of the bird and the neighbor had conflicting stories of what happened and there were no other witnesses. Paperwork was sent to the prosecutor’s office.

12:31 p.m. - A caller near CR 1100W just west of CR 850E reported that a log was partially in the roadway. The county highway department was contacted.

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