2:34 p.m. — A firefighter at the West End Fire Station received a call of a suspicious smell in front of the welfare office on Front and W. Walnut streets. Nothing was found.
11:04 a.m. — Amanda Roy was with her five-year-old child on at a Washington Times Herald box in front of German American Bank, 201 E. Main St. As the child was reaching for a paper, the box fell on the child’s right arm. The child was taken to Daviess Community Hospital for minor treatment.
5:39 p.m. — Larry Rainey, 310 S.E. Third St., said someone in a vehicle hit a child who was riding a bicycle. The child was up and walking around, but the mother took the child to ER for treatment. An accident report is being completed.
3 p.m. — A female caller, 2049S SR 57, reported a possible breaking and entering. A report was made.
12:18 p.m. — Washington Street Commissioner Ernie Evans said one of his drivers was driving over the train tracks in Montgomery when a CSX stop arm came down on a truck. CSX was notified about the malfunction.
7:46 a.m. — An employee of Casey’s General Store, Odon, said a white truck drove off with $80 in diesel.
4:45 a.m. — Bobby Armstrong, 898E 100S, reported his mailbox was vandalized. No others in the area were reported.
7:27 p.m. — Richard Woodruff, 5067E 1100N, reported a trash dump on his property. Deputies found a letter from someone in Odon and contact was attempted.
Annette R. Coleman, 50, Washington, was arrested by city police Monday for operating a vehicle while suspended. She was taken to the Daviess County Security Center where she was being held on $2,000 bond.
Michael Scott Petty, 56, Jasper, was arrested by Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies Monday for false informing. He was being held on $2,000 bond.
April Jamie Carrico, 31, Washington was arrested by city police at 10:44 p.m. Monday by city police following a traffic stop for possession of a controlled substance and possession of a legend drug. She was being held on $5,000 bond.
Melinda G. Norris, 31, Montgomery, was arrested by city police at 11:36 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for receiving stolen property. She was arrested on the warrant following a domestic dispute at an apartment building at 106 S.E. Fourth St. with Franklin James Allen, 47, Washington. Allen was charged with domestic battery and battery. Both are being held without bond at the security center.
Total Jail Population: 157
Police Report for Wednesday
- Local News
North Daviess still facing budget cuts
Members of the state legislature gave schools a two percent increase but North Daviess Community Schools Superintendent Robert Bell said the corporation will still get funding cuts over the next four years.
- Three injured in accident
- Wrestlers for relay
- Dollar General focuses on reading
- Letters returned after 55 years
- North Daviess still facing budget cuts
- Local Sports
Chattin, Stallman win doubles sectional title
Washington's Rachel Chattin and Audra Stallman defeated Madison Reed and Taylor Jeffers of North Daviess, 6-1, 6-4, Wednesday to win the doubles sectional championship.
- Pacers miss golden opportunity
- Rivet beats Lions in 1st round of sectional
- Hatchets season ends with loss to Jasper
- Loogootee falls to Rivet in Sectional 63
- Chattin, Stallman win doubles sectional title
- 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
Twitter introduces website security tool after AP account hacked
Twitter is adding a new security tool to its website, making it harder for outsiders to gain access to accounts, a month after a false posting triggered a stock-market decline.
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- Siblings withstand storm in fridge
- Mom delivered baby as tornado struck
- Twitter introduces website security tool after AP account hacked
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
State won’t use free lunch program as poverty indicator
Indiana is changing the way it counts low-income students in public schools because Republican legislators suspect fraud in the federal school-lunch program used to measure poverty.
- Report: State is both ‘leader and laggard’
- Indiana’s high school grad rate continues upward
- State won’t use free lunch program as poverty indicator