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October 4, 2013

Friday's police report



1:08 p.m. - A caller near SR 57 and E. Main Street reported a full-size white van painted with flowers ran a red light and was headed west on Main Street.

12:36 p.m. - A caller at 1310 W. VanTrees St. reported that an identified subject had taken the prescriptions of subject living in her residence.

10:28 a.m. - A complainant on station reported that an unauthorized subject had been using her First Financial Bank account. The transactions had been made more than one time.

8:51 a.m. - Officers responded to a call near First St. and E. VanTrees. The driver of a Dodge had lost the driver’s side front wheel to the vehicle. When officers arrived, the vehicle had also lost it’s driver’s side rear wheel. The loss of the wheels resulted in damage to the front fender. The driver said she had her oil changed and tired rotated at a local service station.


9:10 p.m. - Lucy Mavicis advised an elderly male subject was stuck in an elevator at 520 SE Second St. The man was rescued from the elevator and the elevator was closed.

8:50 p.m. - Over 20 calls were received for power outages.

6:07 p.m. - Rex Chapman, no address given, advised his residence had been broken into via the back door. A handgun was missing.

5:58 p.m. - Connie McCracken, 1004 Wykoff Lane, reported her mailbox post had been hit and destroyed.

4:40 p.m. - Betty Sholts, 610 SE First St., reported that her child had been bitten by a Boston Terrier. The owner of the dog said the animal would be surrendered once it returned home.



6:29 p.m. - A caller said sheep were out near SR 57N. The owner of the sheep was contacted.

9:16 a.m. - A male caller reported an accident on Hudsonville Road, just west of the fish hatchery. One person was taken to Daviess Community Hospital for unknown injuries. An accident report is being completed.

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