1:41 p.m. – Robbie Logston, 100 ∏ E. Main St., advised he’d been gone since 11 a.m. and while he was gone his door was busted in and residence ransacked. A suspect’s name was given. The responding officer reported the door wasn’t busted and nothing appeared to be missing.
1:18 a.m. – Tom Crowe Jr., 774 S. SR 57, Lot 77, reported being struck by Donnie Cato. The men had a verbal altercation that turned physical, and while officers were on the scene Crowe had a seizure and was transported to Daviess Community Hospital by Southwest Medical.
11:40 p.m. – An employee of Circle K reported a female subject poured Mad Dog 20-20 into her cola cup and paid for a cola but not the malt liquor. The subject’s vehicle information was given, and the incident is on video.
7:53 p.m. – A female caller reported her 14-month-old son had his head stuck between the stove and the kitchen sink at their residence on Fourth Street. Officers, Southwest Medical and the fire department responded and were on the scene until 8:01 p.m.
4:12 p.m. – Susan Dosch, Cherry Tree Court, Apt. 40, advised the back window and center light were busted out of her 2005 Chevrolet Uplander while it was parked in front of her apartment. A small boy saw it happen and reported another boy threw a rock at the vehicle.
4:42 a.m. – Grant L. Cannon, 48, Petersburg, was northbound on SR 57 approaching CR 600S at Sandy Hook Curve when a group of deer ran into the path of his 1991 Ford Escort. Cannon swerved to avoid the deer and collided with a guard rail on the east side of the roadway. He then traveled across the road and into a ditch on the west side, where the vehicle came to rest. He was trapped in the car and complained of lower back pain, so he was transported to Daviess Community Hospital by ambulance. Damage was estimated between $1,000 and $2,500.
Emma Burch, 25, Loogootee, was arrested Friday by sheriff’s deputies. She was held at Daviess County Security Center on $2,000 bond.
Michael Vachet, 54, Moundsville, W.Va., was arrested Thursday by sheriff’s deputies on a warrant for failure to appear for driving while suspended. He was held on $4,000 bond.
Jail Population: 132
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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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