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February 14, 2013

Police Report




8:39 p.m. – Brittney Sponn reported she was punched in the face by another female at a W. Hefron Street address. She was given a statement form to fill out.

6:25 p.m. – A female caller reported her daughter’s food stamp was used while she’s incarcerated. She stated $3,000 had been used in four transactions. A suspect’s name was given.



8:03 a.m. – According to witnesses, Keith E. Kelso, 32, 2305 Glenwood Dr., was traveling west on Bedford Road and ran the stop sign at the intersection with Sugarland Road. He continued westbound in a 2003 Chevrolet Impala registered to Rosemary Kelso and failed to make a sharp left curve.

He ran off the road into a small ditch, first striking a support wire for a utility pole, then striking a chain link fence at 1757 Bedford Rd. He continued west through the yard at 1431 Brett Cable Rd., finally coming to rest after striking a riding lawn mower and several bushes at 1429 Brett Cable Rd.Kelso complained of pain to his entire body. Driver illness was listed as contributing to the accident. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.



5:38 p.m. – Jacqueline A. Buhr, 2188 Troy Rd., reported someone was throwing trash in her yard, and she requested an officer. There was mail in the trash, so the responding officer was going to talk to the person whose name was on it.

4:55 p.m. – A caller advised of a reckless driver trying to run them off the road on CR 900E. A description and name were given.

1:42 p.m. – A caller advised he was southbound on St. Mary’s Road just south of the bridge when a white Oldsmobile 88 passed him and someone fired a handgun out the window. Vehicle then turned onto US 50 toward Montgomery. The caller determined the person wasn’t firing at him because he saw the side of the gun.



7:33 p.m. – Joey D. Riggins, 20, Odon, was southbound on I-69 at the 59-mile marker when a deer jumped into the path of the 2008 Pontiac G6, registered to Danny L. Riggins, that he was driving and he couldn’t avoid striking it. No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.


Kaitlyn S. Rhodes, 19, Washington, was arrested by city police Tuesday for disorderly conduct. She was releaed from the Daviess County Security Center on $2,000 bond.

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