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January 28, 2014

Tuesday's police report



2:31 p.m. - Asst. Chief Todd Church took a private call about a plastic bag left near 911 N.W. 16th St. The bag contained marijuana and was disposed of.

12:30 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported an adult female shoplifter. Charges were to be filed.

12:02 p.m. - An employee of Goody’s, 1 Cherry Tree Plaza, said a fluorescent light was arcing and she smelled burning wires. Firefighters checked the area and it checked out OK.

9:44 a.m. - An employee of Hudson’s Office Solutions, 900 W. Nat’l Hwy., said the store was broken into over the weekend. Entry was gained through the roof and an open door was found on Sunday. A computer and a camera was missing and a roof construction crew was questioned. The incident is under investigation.


8:56 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. 5th St., reported a drive-off worth $40 by a silver Honda car.

8:11 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, said a trespasser ran off the store property. A Daviess County Sheriff’s deputy found the male and was arrested for trespassing.

6:11 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported an adult female shoplifted from the store and left in a black SUV.

4:52 p.m. - An employee of CVS, 307 E. Nat’l Hwy., said a panhandler was on the property. This was the second call of a female asking for money to dispatchers.


8:35 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $61.41 in gas.

7:07 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle’s, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $30.02 in gas.

3:47 p.m. - A female caller, 520 S.E. Second St., reported credit card theft. A suspect was named.


8:35 p.m. - An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, said three male juveniles were shoplifting. The juveniles were released to their respective parents.

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