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State Police arrest woman after finding numerous narcotics during traffic stop

Ferdinand — Indiana State Police found several narcotics in a vehicle during a traffic stop on Interstate 64 Wednesday afternoon. Trooper Brock Werne stopped a truck at the 61.5 mile-marker for speeding at about 12:48 p.m. During the stop, Werne and Trooper Brian LaRoche requested to search the vehicle according to police. They determined an occupant […]

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Local police go off-road to capture man wanted in Illinois for stealing a truck

Ferdinand— A stolen vehicle being tracked by its onboard GPS was recovered after a brief car and foot chase through fields and woods south of Ferdinand Tuesday. According to Ferdinand Police Department, at about 1:30 p.m., they received notification from a police department in Champaign, Illinois that a stolen truck had been tracked to the […]

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Woman arrested for brandishing a knife during altercation

Jasper — Jasper police arrested Susan E. Compton, 51, of W. 6th Street, for battery and intimidation Christmas Day. Officers were called to Compton’s residence at about 5:15 a.m. for the report of a battery in progress. According to police, they determined that Compton had allegedly battered another female and then made threatening gestures with a large […]

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Police Blotter: Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Traffic Accidents Huntingburg teen seriously injured in moped accident Huntingburg — A Huntingburg teen was seriously injured when the scooter he was on was struck by a car Wednesday at about 3:30 a.m. According to police, Damien E. Fox, 18, of N. Chestnut Street, was southbound on Chestnut Street and crossed 6th Street/State Road 64 without yielding to […]

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Police Blotter: Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Arrest Jasper — A traffic stop for speeding turned into a drug-related arrest Monday morning. A Jasper officer stopped a 2000 Chevrolet Blazer on U.S. 231 south of Division Road for speeding at about 9:35 a.m. During the stop, K-9 units from the Jasper Police Department and Dubois County Sheriff’s Department arrived to assist. A K-9 indicated […]

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Weekend Police Blotter: Monday, December 22, 2014

Arrests Arrest made in toddler’s death Jasper — A Jasper man was arrested after a one-year-old was brought to the emergency room with life-threatening injuries early Saturday morning. According to police, they were called to Memorial Hospital to investigate after the child was brought in with several severe injuries. The one-year-old male had severe burns to his […]

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Weekend Police Blotter: Monday, December 14, 2014

Arrests Operating under the influence of a controlled substance Jasper — A driver was arrested after a concerned citizen notified police of a vehicle driving recklessly Saturday at about 10 p.m. According to police, the caller advised them that a vehicle was driving recklessly on Newton Street. Officers located the vehicle and made a traffic stop […]

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Police Blotter: Saturday, December 13, 2014

Arrest Delivery service employee arrested for alleged internal thefts Jasper — Dubois County deputies arrested Jeffery V. Lawless, 30, of Obing Strasse, Friday afternoon for thefts reported by a local delivery company. Deputies were asked to investigate the complaint of a rash of internal thefts at a local delivery service Thursday. During the investigation, probable cause was established […]

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A crashed Mustang, speed and bright lights contribute to second wreck

Speed and bright lights contributed to single vehicle crash that turned into a second collision Thursday evening. According to deputies, Joshua M. Fischer, 22, of Old State Road, Chrisney, was eastbound on Schnellville Road about a quarter mile west of Santine Road when the accident occurred at about 10:31 p.m. For an unknown reason, Fischer’s […]

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