2:52 p.m. — A male caller reported vandalism at 415 E. William St. He said flower pots were dumped over and someone else’s flower pot was busted on his property.
4:28 a.m. — A dumpster fire was reported at Corner Cafe, 2 S.E. 11th St. The fire department responded and was on the scene until 4:48 a.m. At 6:30 a.m., another call came in reporting the dumpster was smoldering. The fire department was on the scene until 6:43 a.m.
4:21 a.m. — Heather Jennings reported a sign was on fire outside Shepherd Hill Apartments, Bldg. 5, at 900 S. Meridian St. Firefighters responded and were on the scene until 4:33 a.m.
1:30 a.m. — A male caller reported subjects were possibly trying to break into a vehicle parked in the alley at 810 S. Meridian St. The vehicle was moved from the alley.
5:00 p.m. — John Crecelius, 6 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported someone got into his Jeep console and took change while it was parked behind his house.
11:26 p.m. — A fight in progress was reported at 104 E. Race St., Odon. A male subject was reported to be armed and possibly intoxicated. He was taken into custody.
10:27 a.m. — A caller reported reckless semis driving fast on CR 550E north of North Daviess High School. One hit his dog, killing it, and didn’t stop.
6:02 a.m. — A driver reported a turkey fell off a truck and damaged her 2000 Volkswagen Jetta near McAllister’s.
Jail Population: 161
Police Report for Friday
- Local News
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
- B-R to graduate 41
- Police Report
- School board approves new handbooks
- Republicans to vote on new trustee
- Local Sports
Obaseki moving up the ladder
Ben Obaseki was happy with his performance at the three-day rookie mini-camp of the Green Bay Packers. Now it is up to the Packers, or another team, to make a call.
- Dubois wins Loogootee Sectional
- WHS girls soccer call-out meeting
- Cougars win one for Samantha
- Wagler places 2nd in 1600 meters
- Obaseki moving up the ladder
- The "Z" Watch
IU still working towards sixth banner
Monday night in Atlanta, Louisville won the school’s first National Championship since the year I was born - 1986. This accomplishment is significant to Indiana basketball fans, because the last two times the Cardinals cut down the nets (1980, 1986), the Hoosiers did it the following year. The stat, of course means nothing, other than both schools had strong programs in the 1980s.
- Zeller declares for NBA
- Washington shows support for Zeller
- Zeller scores 18, but Pacers beat Cavs 99-94
- Oladipo, Zeller named All-Americans
- IU still working towards sixth banner
Movie preview: “Star Trek Into Darkness”
Plot: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within that has left Starfleet in ruins, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction.
- Movie preview: “The Great Gatsby”
- Movie preview: “Peeples”
- Movie preview: “Star Trek Into Darkness”
- State News
Indiana’s high school grad rate continues upward
Indiana’s reported high school graduation rate continues to improve, moving from 77 percent to more than 88 percent in less than a decade, but there are still significant achievement gaps marked by race and income.
- Schools chief Ritz on fast learning curve
- SLIDESHOW: Governor Otis R. Bowen
- Indiana’s high school grad rate continues upward