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July 31, 2013

Police report



8:54 a.m. - A caller on U.S.50E near Cannelburg reported that a wrecker was needed for a coal bucket loaded with coal that had broken down in front of DC Metals. The was no damage to the trailer or vehicle.

7:56 a.m. - A caller on I-69 reported a semi had turned over on I-69 near North Daviess High School. The driver was transported to the Daviess Community Hospital Emergency Room.

7:26 a.m. - A caller at Chuckles, Bypass 50, reported that items had been stolen from his vehicle. Dennis Gregory also reported that items that been taken from coal truck he had parked at the fuel plaza over the weekend.

6:03 a.m. - A caller at 980S CR 650E reported that a car had ran off the road and into a ditch near the residence. The driver of the vehicle could not get the door open and was treated for minor cuts and abrasions and complained of chest pain.

4:37 a.m. - A caller near the gas station in Alfordsville reported a male subject was outside the business screaming and disturbing people who were trying to sleep.



10:51 a.m. - A caller at 519E 100S reported that some students had dropped off some items they had tried to decorate at his residence. He said the students had done this before and last time the items belonged to other residents in the area.

8:16 a.m. - An employee of Chuckles, 201 NE Fifth St., reported someone drove off without paying for $10.13 in fuel.


10:13 p.m. - A caller at the IGA, 900W Nat’l Hwy., reported a wrecked vehicle in the parking lot.

8:21 p.m. - A caller on SR 57 and Van Trees St. reported two very small children were unattended in the parking lot of We Care Auto Care Service. The parents of the children, Valerie Hughes and Marty Hughes, were arrested for neglect of a dependent and maintaining a common nuisance. Marty Hughes was also arrested for possession of a schedule IV controlled substance.

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