2:55 p.m. — Jacob Taylor, 105 NE 20th St., advised a subject was trying to break into his 1984 Camaro. There was no damage and nothing was taken. He requested extra patrol.
10:48 a.m. — A Street Department employee reported the department’s chipper had been involved in an accident. A field report was made.
7:51 p.m. — A male caller requested extra patrol in a wooded area at Sundale Trailer Park, where he found meth trash.
2:30 p.m. — An employee at Fast Max in Elnora reported a drive-off for a total of $10.01 in gasoline from a small gray truck.
8:28 a.m. — Dubois County Dispatch reported a barn fire at CRs 700S and 1050E. Harrison Township and Southeast volunteer fire departments were paged. Montgomery and Washington Township firefighters were called for assistance. Firefighters were on the scene until 10:30 a.m.
7:33 a.m. — David McBride, Plainville, requested a deputy to talk to, saying he has been a victim of identity theft.
6:51 a.m. — Martynas Sidlauskas, of Mentor, Ohio, was traveling north on SR 57, north of Plainville when he veered off the right side of the roadway. He overcorrected, causing his vehicle to slide and roll over onto its top in the middle of the highway. Driver and passenger were wearing their seat belts and were uninjured. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.
8:54 a.m. — Rodger D. Porter, 45, Bloomington, was on an entrance ramp on the northeast side of the I-69 construction site near SR 58 driving a 1999 Mack dump truck registered to Young Trucking Inc., Unionville. He was moving north slowly and raising the dump to get the gate ready to pour gravel. The hydraulic lift was in the second stage of lift when the cage that holds it to the dump bed broke loose. The dump fell forward on the truck, jarring the truck and driver, and causing the hydraulic lift to stick out of the dump bed.
Porter, who was wearing a seat belt, complained of neck pain. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.
5:28 p.m. — Jose Gonzalez, 1792W 650N, was driving a 2003 GMC Envoy XL northbound on CR 100W, just north of CR 900N, when he ran off the road and began sliding sideways taking out a fence owned by Gary Goodwin, Plainville, on the east side of the roadway.
Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000. Gonzalez was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and operating a vehicle while never licensed after registering a 0.12 on a breath test.
Christopher Joseph Conger, 26, Washington, was arrested Wednesday by sheriff’s deputies on a warrant for failure to appear. He was held at the Daviess County Security Center on $25,000 bond.
Larry Wayne Thompson Jr., 31, Indianapolis, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies Wednesday on a warrant for petition to revoke a suspended sentence. He was released on $5,000 bond.
Tyler Allen Patrick Croak, 24, Washington, was arrested by city police Tuesday for disorderly conduct and public intoxication. He was held without bond.
Jail Population: 158
Police Report for Thursday
- Local News
Both city and county workers continued to remove snow from all over Daviess County after more than 10 inches of snow and ice fell over the last four days.
Snow removal keeps crews busy
Road and street crews are still out trying to clear the way for motorists following several days of snow and ice. About 10 inches of snow has fallen on Daviess County in the past week putting road clearing crews to the test.
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- Tuesday's police report
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- Snow removal keeps crews busy
LOIS DYER -- The funeral for Lois P. Dyer was at 11 a.m. Monday at Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home, with Bro. Matt Huffman officiating. Burial was in New Veale Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers were Frank Smith, Nathan Smith, Brock Smith, Todd Smith, Colto
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Bengals throw cold water on Colts AFC South title parade
CINCINNATI -- It snowed before Sunday's game at Paul Brown Stadium and drizzled afterward. In between, the Cincinnati Bengals (9-4) rained points on a stumbling Indianapolis Colts defense en route to a 42-28 victory that clinched a key tiebreaker for
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- Bengals throw cold water on Colts AFC South title parade
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