2:53 a.m. — An employee of American Rental advised a Dell computer owned by the company was sold to Pawn It in Vincennes.
9:24 p.m. — Jessie Ellis, 405 E. South St., Apt. 8, reported the theft of a glass-topped, hammered brown picnic table from in front of their apartment. It was the second time the $300 table had been stolen.
5:41 p.m. — Krystal J. Hart, 25, Winslow, was driving west on U.S. 50E in a 2000 Oldsmobile Alero registered to John D. Hellman, Velpen. She applied the brakes and attempted to stop behind traffic stopped at a red light at SR 57. She told officers she believed the vehicle slid in mud on the highway, and she slid into a 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Regina A. Knepp, 34, 4748E 100N. The impact caused the Knepp vehicle to strike the rear of a 2003 Honda CRV driven by Trevor A. Dowling, 44, 304 Harned Ave., Apt. 7. No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated between $10,000 and $25,000.
12:43 p.m. — Elnora Town Marshal Ron Hooker advised a semi driver tried to turn around in the street and damaged the yard at 534 S. Ellen St. The 2007 International semi got stuck in the highway. A field report was made.
11:22 a.m. — A caller reported his wallet was stolen at Par-T-Pac Liquors in Montgomery. He requested an officer look at security tape. An offense report was made.
9:42 a.m. — A caller requested an officer to pick up possible drug-related items on CR 300W between Old U.S. 50 and the U.S. 50 bypass.
Juan Jesus Lopez, 18, Washington, was arrested Tuesday by city police for possession of marijuana under 30 grams and possession of paraphernalia. He was held at the Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.
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Most deadly fraternity scraps initiation for new members
Sigma Alpha Epsilon, one of the largest U.S. fraternities and the deadliest, said Friday it will ban the initiation of recruits, citing the toll that hazing has taken on its newest members.
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