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Sheriff's Log
 
Sheriff's Log

Oct. 19, 12:34 p.m.:  Man reports people blocking traffic, trying to collect for parking, at Van Buren and gas station.

Oct. 19, 2:20 a.m. :  911 caller would like a ride to Bloomington. Dispatch transferred caller to Bartholomew County; 911 showed he was in 1600 block of California St. in Columbus. Caller possibly intoxicated.

Oct. 18, 9:28 p.m. :  Caller would like an officer to go by restaurant and ask them to turn down the music. 9:38 p.m. Town officer talked to the manager. They agreed to turn the music down.

Oct. 18, 7:03 p.m. :  Male 911 caller advises he is on a trail by the north tower and found a bicycle leaned up against a tree with no rider. Caller advised he went up and down the trail but found no one around. 7:06 p.m. 911 caller, guys from park bike trail calling to give their phone number. 8:30 p.m. South Region advises bike has been there for a while. Everything is fine by the north tower.

Oct. 18, 6:50 p.m. :  Caller complaint about excessive speeding on Lick Creek. Speed limit should be posted.

Oct. 17, 7:02 p.m. :  911 caller asking if there was an Amber Alert. Said a guy and a girl looked suspicious at the drug store.

Oct. 16, 7:04 p.m.:  Caller almost hit phone truck working on Harrison Ridge. Workers do not have cones out. Dispatch contacted phone company. They can’t contact workers. 7:42 p.m. County officer in service (from Harrison Ridge). Said phone company had flashing lights on in the trucks and cones out with safety vest on. No problem.

Oct 16, 1 p.m. :  911 caller advises of red truck on 135 North crossing railroad tracks with red lights on top running fast. Dispatch advised county has an emergency run and it’s probably a first responder.

Oct. 13, 11:12 a.m. :  Woman advises semi and horse trailer on Seelmaer Hill need assistance. Vehicles are having a hard time getting by coming from the opposite direction. 11:26 a.m. County officer advised by an individual that horse trailer got off road meeting semi. There is a 4x4 attempting to pull out horse trailer. Road is blocked from both directions right now. 11:39 a.m. County officer reports the trailer is pulled out of ditch. Officer is going to follow semi for a ways on 135 South. Semi has a wide load sign on it. Going to make sure they get through 135 South OK. 11:45 a.m. County officer got the vehicle to Stone Head.

Oct. 12, 6:38 p.m. :  Abandoned 911 caller. Upon call back, subject advised found dog in the road just north of the dug cut, almost caused an accident. Caller will take dog to shelter.

Oct. 12, 4:02 p.m.:  Man in 1300 block of Dunaway reports a white van parked on his property. It was turned the opposite way yesterday and the windows have cardboard in them. Caller’s neighbor advised he saw a woman around the van. Caller requests it be checked out. 4:56 p.m. County officer (on Dunaway) advises subjects are man and his wife and they are hunting. Officer will be checking with complainant to make sure they are allowed to be there. 5:02 p.m. County officer reports complainant OK with hunters.

Oct. 12, 9:27 a.m. :  Man reports uncle’s bull, red with white face, is loose on Green Road/Upper Salt Creek area.

Oct. 8, 6:48 p.m.:  Female 911 caller reports 18-year-old grandson is 1.5 hours late to meet her in town. Boy went for a drive in red/maroon Ford Taurus, gives license plate. 7 p.m. Female 911 caller reports grandson returned. He is fine.

Oct. 8, 3:26 p.m.:  Male 911 caller in 1000 block of 135 South requests officer reference neighbor who is intoxicated, harassing him. 3:52 p.m. County officer (on 135 South) reports verbal disagreement on a civil matter. 4:14 p.m. Male 911 caller (from 3:26 p.m.) advises woman has been out three times since officer left, yelling.

Oct 7, 6:57 p.m. :  Male 911 caller worried about coming storm.

Oct. 7, 2:43 p.m. :  Man requests officer meet him in 7800 block of Bean Blossom Road reference older teenagers at a rental he is at for the week. The two drove back by the hot tub and sat in a vehicle and when approached they said they were looking to rent the residence. Caller’s wife advised them to call rental company. They returned and were asking more questions. Caller is concerned for his family. He will call or have wife call with vehicle and clothing description. 3:06 p.m. County officer spoke to renter. Two men and one woman in a blue Focus left approximately 10 to 15 minutes ago. Dispatched relayed information to county officer.

Oct. 6, 9:05 p.m.:  Female 911 caller advises Helmsburg Road just south of Morrison, three cars off the road with six people standing outside with flashlights. 9:17 p.m. County officer in service; advises they were Duke Energy trucks.

Oct. 6, 3:49 p.m.:  County officer advises he was approached in lobby by woman reference property-damage crash stating she struck a telephone pole with her vehicle side mirror in 3500 block of Greasy Creek Road approximately 3:10 and arrived at Law Enforcement Center at 3:30.

Oct. 5, 10:09 p.m.:  911 caller requests that music park's noise be logged. 10:10 p.m. Man advises there is loud music coming from the music park. 10:30 p.m. County officer reports band at music park is done for the night. Two officers in service.

Oct. 5, 5:36 p.m.:  Woman who reported speeding, reckless driving on 46 West called to thank everyone for working together and pulling over the car she reported.

Oct. 3, 8:50 a.m.:  Woman requests dispatch notify South Region of a dead owl on Dunaway Road by Railroad Road.

Oct. 3, 12:43 a.m.:  Woman requests to speak to an officer reference her vehicle has been stolen. 12:51 a.m. County officer talked to woman; purple four-door 1996 Cadillac is missing. Officer will be en route to 2100 block of Green Valley Road. 1:01 a.m. County officer reports no Cadillac Green Valley residence; en route to Helmsburg. 1:06 a.m. Woman called to say she didn't want to report the car stolen anymore. It showed back up. 1:12 a.m. County officer reports man returned Cadillac to woman, got into red Grand Prix with another man.

Sept. 29, 10:47 a.m.:  Administration advises possible intoxicated 80-year-old woman in maroon Subaru Outback headed from Gatesville to pharmacy or liquor store. 11:17 a.m. County officer at pharmacy parking lot, unable to locate vehicle. 11:21 a.m. County officer advises there is a maroon Subaru in gas station parking lot. Went inside and did not find anyone matching description.

Sept. 28, 3:20 p.m.:  County officer reports parking attendant at restaurant advises him of subject riding dirt bike in school parking lot. 3:23 p.m. County officer in service. Subject was selling dirt bike and the buyer wanted to test it out first.

Sept 28, 1:36 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 2400 block of Country Club Road requests officer for subjects on the other side of the woods shooting. 2:08 p.m. County officer in service from Country Club. Advises subjects are shooting in a safe manner.

Sept. 28, 12:12 a.m.:  Caller reports four teens in dark clothing walking east on 46 in Gnaw Bone near apartments.

Sept 26, 9:30 a.m.:  County sheriff advises man in 5000 block of State Road 135 North needs report for letters received from California subject requesting money. 11:21 a.m. County officer advises spoke to subject, no crime. Someone subject doesn't like is writing letters and asking for money. Officer advised they can do an extra patrol and subject could get a protective order if he doesn't want subject to contact him anymore, in service (from 135 North).

Sept 25, 5:45 p.m.:  Call for Animal Control reference dog after chickens

Sept. 24, 3:41 a.m.:  Woman is out front of the jail and would like to speak to an officer reference stolen firewood. 4 a.m. Officer advises woman that it was a civil matter.

Sept 24, 8:18 p.m.:  Female 911 caller advises there is a blue panel van with red letters on it driving all over the roadway. 8:21 p.m. County officer stopped with the blue panel van at Parkview. Checks OK. He was eating ice cream, having a difficult time.

Sept. 18, 3 p.m.:  911 caller just checking out 911 system. All is OK.

Sept 18, 12:37 p.m.:  Man with parks and rec advises a high school-aged subject riding a mule on Salt Creek Trail. Requests Animal Control. Advises they should be close to CVS. 1:18 p.m. Animal Control will drive around town and look for subject on mule. 2:18 p.m. Animal Control in 900 block of Jackson Branch checking on some mules.

Sept. 18, 11:50 a.m.:  Female 911 caller advises rumble strip in middle of road, State Road 46/Country Club Road.

Sept. 18, 2:57 a.m.:  2:57 a.m. Town officer runs plate, Missouri plate, 46 and Hawthorne, sitting in middle of road. 2:58 a.m. Town officer in service. Subject looking for cell signal.

Sept. 17, 10:03 a.m.:  Man requests information on suspended drivers that were suspended for OWI. Doesn't want to give name and be implicated.

Sept. 17, 9:33 a.m.:  Woman requests to know if anyone turned in a purse found on Hamilton Creek Road. Advised negative. She said it is black and was on top of her car and fell off.

Sept. 15, 8:30 a.m.:  Man advises he lost his hearing aid at a gas station in Gnaw Bone on Sept. 13. He would like officers to call and see if it is there. County chief deputy will go check.

Sept. 14, 2:05 p.m.:  Man in 1600 block of Hornettown Road reports possible theft of mower. Friend had it to work on it and sold it.

Sept. 4, 8:41 p.m.:  Male 911 caller advises he was told by a doctor that he should be in a group home. Asked if that was a threat. Dispatch advises caller that was not considered a threat.

Sept. 4, 7:22 p.m.:  Female 911 caller requests officer for complaint of man in red truck harassing her near Unity Church Road. Caller advises he is telling her it is his road and she needs to leave.

Sept. 3, 1:45 p.m.:  911 cell caller reports man on ladder on Helmsburg Road in the shaded part of hill. She almost hit him.

Sept. 2, 9:40 p.m.:  Woman advises man sitting at a desk on the side of road, 135 South between Rawhide Ranch and the school. 9:50 p.m. County officer (on 135 South) advises it’s AT&T working on fiber optic lines.

Aug. 30, 10:38 p.m.:  Female 911 caller requests officer in 9800 block of North Short Chute Road reference her 18-year-old daughter leaving out her bedroom window. 10:58 p.m. Caller in 9800 block of Short Chute Road advises 18-year-old daughter was out in barn and officers can disregard.

Aug. 30, 4:20 p.m.:  Female 911 caller advises her friend swallowed a bee in 6700 block of Eagle Drive. Caller reports swelling in mouth but no difficulty breathing.

Aug. 30, 12:33 p.m.:  Man advises there is a tractor parade interfering with traffic on Clay Lick near camp.

Aug. 30, 12:06 p.m.:  County officer arriving at Old Settlers reference “booby trap.”

Aug. 29, 7:37 p.m. :  Female 911 caller in 3700 block of Smith Road requests an officer reference her 57-year-old son who she states has physically and verbally assaulted her this evening. 8:38 p.m. 911 caller called back to thank dispatch for being so nice.

Aug. 26, 7:50 p.m.:  Male 911 caller in Helmsburg reports wife is breaking windows in house, kicked in front of his truck, took license plate off truck, placed on car. Not physical, just wants her stopped.

Aug. 26, 6:11 p.m.:  Caller in 6000 block of Siebert Trail requests officer. Neighbors shot his dog. 7:10 p.m. County officer reports justified shooting of dog; it was killing chickens. Will stay in area while owner retrieves dog from neighbor’s property.

Aug. 25, 11:56 p.m.:  Woman advises man walking in area of 1100 block of Clay Lick wearing yellow shirt. Man jumped into ditch when caller passed by. Aug. 26, 12:07 a.m. Subject checks OK. Lives on Clay Lick/Wallow Hollow roads and is walking home.

Obituaries
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Alice M. Stines, 81, Taylorsville
  Sister of Leon Thickstun and Joan Dewar, both of Nashville

Jeanetta Estella Waltz, 77, Nineveh
  

John "Ernie" Baker, 54, Bean Blossom
  Father of John E. Baker Jr. of Nashville

  • October 30
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • October 30
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 30
    B.C. Election Board
    1:30 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • October 30
    9th District candidate to meet public
    7 to 8:30 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 30
    Rotary Club
    7:15 a.m., 3 p.m. Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren St.
  • October 31
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • October 31
    Trick-or-Treat hours set for Nashville
    6 to 9 p.m. Nashville
  • October 31
    Deadline to RSVP for Brown County/Purdue Extension dinner meeting
  • October 31
    Trunk or Treat at Helmsburg church
    6 to 8 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • November 1
    Annual chicken noodle dinner, craft bazaar at Christiansburg church
    4 to 7 p.m. Christiansburg United Methodist Church, 7372 S. Christianburg Road
  • November 1
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 1
    Annual craft, bake sale at Helmsburg church
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St.
  • November 1
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 1
    Annual bazaar, quilt raffle, bake sale, bean dinner
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Goshen Community Church, 2798 Gatesville Road, Bean Blossom
  • November 3
    Nashville Redevelopment Commission
    4:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • November 4
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • November 4
    Government offices CLOSED
  • November 5
    Woodworkers club
    7 p.m. Charlie Roush's Shop, 6987 Christianberg Road
  • November 5
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 6
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • November 6
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 6
    Salt Creek Trail Committee
    10 a.m. BC Parks & Rec. Office, 1001 Deer Run Lane
  • November 6
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    6:30 p.m. Helmsburg Elementary School, 5378 Helmsburg School Road
  • November 6
    Rotary Club
    7:15 a.m. Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 7
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 8
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • November 8
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • November 8
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 8
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 11
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 11
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • November 12
    Mandatory scholarship meeting at the high school
    6:30 p.m. Brown County High School, 235 School House Lane
  • November 12
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 13
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 14
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 15
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 15
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 18
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 19
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 20
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road