2:09 p.m. — Peggy Dowling reported a minor auto accident in Odon. A deputy said a major factor in the accident was the dust created by road construction. INDOT was notified.
1:43 p.m. — A male caller said Gibco trucks were driving too fast on CR 1650N. Gibco was contacted.
10:36 a.m. — An employee of the White River Co-op gas station in Plainville reported a drive off worth $43.21 by a black truck.
9:08 a.m. — An employee of the White River Co-op gas station in Plainville reported a drive-off worth $75 by a “cute little girl” driving a black truck.
The employee thought the driver was not aware.
10:13 p.m. — Dennis Wilson, 8362S 950E, reported several limbs were down due to a large storm in the area.
There were several calls about it.
9:37 p.m. — John Knepp reported someone had a fire on CR 650E. A person had a small fire and it was put out.
5:30 p.m. — Marvin Hornaday, 5 W. Ohio St., said his home was broken into.
Extra patrol was requested.
11 a.m. — A male caller reported a possible break-in at 706 Bret Cabel Road. Two males were seen leaving the scene.
110:03 a.m. — An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, said another employee was caught stealing from the store. Charges are to be filed.
Total Jail Population: 163
Police Report for Thursday
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WHS wins SeaPerch title
Washington’s SeaPerch teams took home gold at last Saturday’s national competitions at the IUPUI Natatorium.
The WHS NJROTC STEM team won first overall out of 100 teams competing at the national finals. The NJROTC team took first in the obstacle course and the deep water transfer portions of the competition, and received special recognition in the technical innovation.
Washington man arrested on molestation charge
A Washington man was arrested Friday for one count of child molesting. Jacob Tyler Taylor, 19, 603 E. Main St., Apt. 3, was arrested by city police for a count of Class B felony child molesting.
Lyons gets 65 years
Dressed in a bright green jumpsuit and escorted by members of the Daviess County Sheriff’s Department, Corey Mitchell Lyons, 23, entered the court room, and sat hunched over a table with his family sitting behind. On the other side of the room sat family members of a baby who's was life was taken too soon and the mother of Lyons’ child Savanna Johnson.
ND graduating Friday
North Daviess High School will hold its commencement exercises at 7 p.m. Friday in the high school gymnasium.
8:36 a.m. - An employee of Fast Max, 1200 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported a drive-off worth $16.09. The driver was identified via video and after contact, went back and paid for the gas. A debit card malfunction was blamed.
1968 WHS reunion planned
Washington High School Class of 1968 is planning a casual reunion to be held at 7 p.m. June 22 at Mulligan’s. Light refreshments and a cash bar will be provided.
Four arrested in meth bust
Four Washington residents were arrested Friday night following a meth lab bust.
At 1:40 a.m. Friday, city officers noticed a smell near 902 W. Walnut St.
Republicans to vote on new trustee
Republicans from Washington Township will meet today to vote on a new township trustee.
Fifteen committee chairmen from Washington Township will vote at 8:45 a.m. today to fill the position following the death of Albert “Pete” Showalter, who died on April 13.
North, Owens 'Play' hard
North Elementary School celebrated its field day Friday with games, ice cream, inflatable fun houses and Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders.
B-R to graduate 41
Barr-Reeve High School will hold its 48th commencement exercises on May 25, in the high school gymnasium at 2 p.m. Again this year, the graduation will be an afternoon affair.
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