2:00 p.m. — Extra patrol was requested at Griffith Elementary, 803 E. Nat’l Hwy., for speeding vehicles when children are dropped off and picked up.
12:46 p.m. — Melinda Graber, 512 N.E. Third St., requested extra patrol because her 2001 Dodge Caravan was broken into and vandalized. The van was parked behind her residence and was unlocked. The control panel was damaged, but nothing appeared to be missing.
8:28 a.m. — Beth at Ride Solutions, 1001 E. Main St., requested extra patrol. The bench in front of their building was vandalized.
8:24 a.m. — Russell Maylin, 518 S.E. Fifth St., requested extra patrol. Someone was in his residence while he was away.
12:15 a.m. — Sgt. Greg Dietsch and K-9 Drago assisted Pike County officers executing a search warrant.
Drago indicated, drugs were located and three males were arrested.
10:33 p.m. — Laura Regaldo, 708 W. Walnut St., reported two subjects took her little brother’s gray bike off the front porch.
5:40 p.m. — A caller at 10325E 1450N reported his truck was hit while in his driveway. There were two red stripes along the side of the vehicle. A field report was made.
1:49 p.m. — A caller reported a combine on the back of a semi was dragging the ground because the trailer tires were so low. It was westbound on the bypass from SR 57. Dispatch notified the state police.
12:35 p.m. — A caller reported a suspicious male and female emerging from a wooded area on the Harner Farm, Cosby Road. The property owner gave officers permission to search for meth labs.
Roger A. Levi, 62, Washington, was arrested Wednesday by city police for being a habitual offender, possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia.
He was held at Daviess County Security Center on $7,000 bond.
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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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