12:49 a.m. — Andrew Greenwell reported his car was vandalized at the Walmart Supercenter parking lot, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza. The hood to his vehicle was up and two spark plug wires were cut.
3:32 p.m. — Mary Wagler, 8631E 925N, said a male fell from scaffolding. The male refused medical treatment.
12:55 p.m. — Shirley Gerkin, 12496E 300S, reported a possible trash lab. The lab was disposed.
9:38 a.m. — Randy Swartzentruber said a tire was slashed on CR 500S. A suspect was named.
9:12 a.m. — Katrina Kemp, 1774N 775E, said someone broke into her vehicle the night before. A purse and cash were taken.
7:38 a.m. — Rex Martindale, 8 E. Fountainview Dr., reported the theft on two vehices on his property. Various items were stolen and a report was taken.
8:50 p.m. — Cami Jeffers reported her vehicle was broken into in the North Daviess High School parking lot. A purse was stolen and a suspect was named.
4:38 p.m. — Jason Mitchell, Elnora, reported knives were stolen. Suspects were named.
Kyle Lee Miller, 21, Shoals, was arrested by city police at 12:05 a.m. Thursday in the Taco Bell parking lot, 1448 E. Nat’l Hwy., following a traffic stop. He was charged with possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance. He was being held at the Daviess County Security Center on $2,500 bond.
Total Jail Population: 157
Police Report for Thursday
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Prejudging for Fair contest
Prejudging for Fair contest
Prejudging for the Daviess County Fair’s Little Miss and Mister contest will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Elnora Fire Station.
ND to adopt new textbooks
The North Daviess School Board approved the adoption of new reading textbooks for kindergarten through grade six.
Reading Street from Pearson Scott Foresman will be used for the next six years beginning in the fall. Text books fees for the upcoming school year will remain about the same for kindergarten through grade six. Textbooks for the junior and senior high will vary depending on the classes in which students enroll.
Man shot with BB gun
9:33 p.m. - A male caller at 603 N.W. Second St. said his roommate shot himself in the tongue with a pellet gun. The roommate told officers he thought the gun was not loaded. Both the caller and the roommate were taken to Daviess Community Hospital.
Hupmobile club to visit locally
If you see nearly two dozen classic cars rolling up and the down the roads of Daviess County and the surrounding areas next week, there’s a good chance you are seeing a Hupmobile. Beginning Sunday, the International Hupmobile Club will begin its annual tour, this time across southwest Indiana.
Shooter had minor legal issues
James D. Jones, 60, of Shoals has been identified as the suspect killed when gunfire was exchanged between Jones and State Trooper Jarrod Lents, a nine year veteran of the Indiana State Police
Lucille Dillon, the first lady of tourism in Daviess County, died Saturday. She was 76.
Eric Bassler to run for state Senate
A Washington City Councilman announced Monday his intentions to run for the state senate.
UPDATED! Trooper shot near U.S. 50; suspect dead
An Indiana State Trooper was injured following a shooting on U.S. 50 Monday.
4-year-old dies after incident at Eastside Park
A 4-year-old who was found in the water of the overflow of Baumert Lake, near the Pavilion at Eastside Park, was pronounced dead at Daviess Community Hospital.
Navy friends are reunited after 42 years
It had been 42 years since Jim Dant, Washington, had been in contact with his Navy buddy Glen Bernard.
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