2:56 p.m. — An employee of Walmart, 100 Bypass 50 Plaza, reported a “push out,” in which a female loaded a fountain and flowers in a cart and pushed them out to a black, two-door Dodge pickup and left without paying the approximately $160 cost. A license plate number was given.
12:50 p.m. — Tammy Smith, 204 S.W. First St., advised someone had been in her residence between 10:30 a.m. and the time of her call. She said the front door was unlocked, kitchen cabinet doors were open, dogs were let out of their kennels, and an item was missing.
9:10 a.m. — Rachel Carter reported her Storage Express unit on N.E. 21st Street had been broken into. She said the lock was off and a large-screen TV and generator had been taken.
7:36 p.m. — Alice Canary advised someone took tires from her brother’s old address, 501 Vine St.
4:35 p.m. — Tom Clark requested extra patrol for Storage Express, N.E. 21st Street, because someone has been breaking into storage units regularly.
8:25 p.m. — Angela Doyle advised her car window had been broken out while parked at 6470E 100N.
7:15 p.m. — The drive-off theft of $34.67 in gas was reported at Casey’s General Store in Odon. The driver was in a red car, possibly a Ford Focus.
5:18 p.m. — Officers responded to a civil dispute at 2829 Cosby Rd. It was a verbal altercation only.
12:09 p.m. — A caller reported vandalism at 225W 300N to an excavator owned by R&S Excavating. There were several bullet holes in it, causing a hydraulic oil leak and possible mechanical damage. Evidence was collected and offense report was made.
10:54 a.m. — A caller reported someone cut down his tree at 7227E 1700N. Neither Duke Energy nor the county highway department cut it down.
7:29 a.m. — A male was reported trespassing at CR 700S.
4:37 a.m. — A caller reported a 3X3 chunk of concrete in the roadway at 125E 100S. The caller moved it to the side of the road.
Bruce Allen Lemay, 43, Florida, was arrested by city police Friday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and OVWI endangering a person. He was held at the Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.
Marco Sandoval, 27, Washington, was arrested Thursday by city police for driving while suspended/prior. He was released on $2,000 bond.
Jail Population: 161
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8:49 p.m. - A complainant on station turned in a pouch that contained an electronic tablet. The pouch was found at Eastside Park.
WC to graduate on Friday
Washington Catholic High School will hold its commencement exercises at 8 p.m. Friday in the gymnasium. Following the procession and invocation, Karie Craney, principal, will make introductory remarks. The salutatory addresses by Hannah Emmons and Steven Holland will follow a musical selection by the WC Ensemble. The valedictory address will then be given by Andrea Onyett. Daryl Hagan, superintendent of Catholic Schools Diocese of Evansville, and Andrew Wibbeler, dean of students, will present graduate scholarships. Bishop Charles C. Thompson, Diocese of Evansville, Daryl Hagan and Karie Craney will then present the diplomas.
D2DInc moves to WestGate @ Crane
Design To Delivery, Inc., a consulting firm supporting private companies and government agencies engaged in federal procurement and government contracting, officially opened its first office outside of its Washington, D.C. region in the WestGate @ Crane Technology Park on Tuesday.
High winds hit area; cause damage
Daviess County and the city of Washington were hit hard by storms that passed through the area Tuesday morning.
High winds accompanying the storms ripped through the area damaging buildings, uprooting trees and sending a 20-foot piece of wood through a car parked on the lot of Washington Chrysler Center.
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.
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