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Sheriff's Log
 
Sheriff's Log

April 1, 10:10 a.m.:  Male 911 cell caller reports three phone company trucks on 135 South approximately one mile north of Van Buren school, blocking one lane of the roadway. When he stopped to ask them about it, they scoffed at him. Refused to give real name; said to call him “Puddintane.”

April 1, 8:50 a.m.:  Sheriff called and advised have officer call man in 8700 block of Georgetown Road reference deer slugs being shot into his residence when he was out of town.

March 31, 8:55 a.m.:  Male 911 cell caller trying to get the VA hospital. Dispatcher advised him this is not the hospital but can send him an ambulance. He said no, he has a car. He can drive.

March 31, 2:19 a.m.:  Female 911 caller in 8400 block of Carmel Ridge Road advises two suspicious subjects on her back porch. One went around to the front. Her spouse has a gun pointed at the front door. Advised subjects outside they were calling 911 and subjects left porch area. Unsure if they left or direction of travel. 2:27 a.m. County officer arriving. Advises woman to have man put weapon down and step outside to speak with officer.

March 30, 7:46 p.m.:  Man advises he has an injured turkey. Caller had contacted South Region. They advised him to just leave it alone. Caller would like to know of any wild animal rehab places that would take it. Before dispatch could give caller information, he disconnected.

March 30, 6:04 p.m.:  Woman in 8000 block of Bean Blossom Road advises two older male juveniles across the street in a gray house are on the roof with a crossbow and a rifle. Caller requests officer to speak with juveniles. 6:43 p.m. County officer spoke with juveniles; weapons were BB guns. Officer advised subjects it was unsafe to be on a roof with any kind of weapon. Second county officer advises parents were home but unaware of juveniles’ actions on the roof.

March 26, 9:25 a.m.:  Male 911 caller in 6600 block of Christianburg Road advises he saw an approximately 20-year-old woman 15 to 20 feet in tree. Woman was wearing a brown camo coat. Went back to residence to get binoculars and walked back to the tree; advises he does not know who she is but he heard her. Caller cannot see her now.

March 26, 11:26 p.m.:  Woman from 1600 block of Helmsburg Road advises of something strange high in the air doing twists and turns. Advised it may be night flying maneuvers from Camp Atterbury. Caller agreed. March 27, 12:18 a.m. Town officer reports second set of lights by animal clinic flying about the same height with same lights. Must be doing night maneuvers at Atterbury. State trooper advises they have been flying a lot of unmanned aerial vehicles lately and saw them while at the range last week.

March 26, 3:42 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 2500 block of Country Club Road thinks her neighbor has set her trees on fire. He was burning in his driveway and now it is in her trees.

March 25, 10:30 a.m.:  911 transfer from Monroe County. Woman in 6500 block of Stinson Road advises she called 911 earlier reference brush fire out of control. Advises she has it under control now. She is not sure why fire department never showed up. 10:35 a.m. Dispatch called Monroe County. They advised they transferred the call this time but they didn’t receive a call earlier. 10:37 a.m. Dispatch called Morgan County reference fire call. They advised they did receive a call from her but misunderstood what she said. They thought she said Simpson Road in their county and they sent a fire department to Simpson Road.

March 24, 12:59 a.m.:  Woman in 1400 block of Hornettown Road advises two suspicious subjects on her porch melting the caulking away from around her doors and windows and the other has a paintball gun with acid balls. 1:25 a.m. County officer (on Hornettown) requests dispatch call complainant to open door. 1:26 a.m. Dispatch spoke with woman who advises she will not open the door, as she is in her nightwear. County officers unable to locate any subjects. Both units in service.

March 23, 8:32 p.m.:  Female 911 caller on State Road 45 West advises grandchild advised there was a blond man snooping around their property and caller would like officers. She advises her spouse went out with a gun. Caller then advised the snooper was a deer, to disregard officers.

March 23, 3:22 p.m.:  Caller in 6200 block of John Butler Road advises spouse and children are home and there is shooting in the area, which is normal, but bullets are whizzing through their trees.

March 21, 3:44 a.m.:  Male 911 caller reports a property dispute reference man having a gravel delivery and neighbor does not want it there. 4:07 p.m. County officer reports gravel down, all O.K.

March 21, 4:40 a.m.:  911 caller advises of a fire on Greasy Creek about a quarter-mile from town, possibly structure fire. Upon closer look, caller advises it is a tree.

March 21, 12:35 a.m. :  County officer (on alarm call) spoke to man at residence who advised he is caretaker for the residence when the owner is gone. He was setting mouse traps downstairs. Alarm constantly goes off, possibly because of rodent problem.

Msrch 15, 6:43 p.m.:  Woman on Artist Drive advises she is having a weenie roast and didn't want anyone to worry in case a fire was called in.

March 15, 2:20 p.m.:  Man in 2700 block of Greasy Creek Road requests to speak to an officer reference approximately 10-year-old boy walking the neighborhood, shooting a gun. 2:32 p.m. Officer advised caller if he had time today, he would go talk to the child about gun safety.

March 15, 10:52 a.m.:  Female 911 caller in 2500 block of Clay Lick Road advises of a speeding, reckless driver in a white pickup truck northbound on Clay Lick, driving so fast they had couch cushions fly out of the back of the truck. Subjects came back and picked up cushions. County officer believes it may be the other half of the verbal dispute at food pantry.

March 15, 10:26 a.m.:  Man in 5300 block of State Road 45 advises he has had a cat stuck in tree for three days.

March 14, 8 p.m.:  Woman in 2500 block of State Road 135 South advises 14-year-old child locked her out of the residence and is daring her to call the police. Caller needs assistance to get into the residence.

March 14, 7:47 p.m.:  911 caller from veterinarian's office advises quarter horse got loose, on 135 North southbound from clinic. 7:49 p.m. Same caller advises horse has been stopped.

March 14, 9:21 a.m.:  Man advises of a sick possum on his front porch in 2300 block of Main Street in Helmsburg.

March 12, 6:46 p.m.:  Male 911 caller on Melvin Road advises man is at his residence refusing to leave. Caller’s wife fired two shots into air to scare subject off.

March 12, 1:40 p.m.:  911 hang-up from 7300 block of Ogle Road, a lot of static on line, no conversation, no answer upon call back. Left a message. 2:17 p.m. County officer (on Ogle Road) in service. Subject has been having phone issues for two years.

March 11, 12:43 a.m. :  911 call from cell, banjo playing. Call back went to voicemail. 12:47 a.m. Man advises phone was in his pocket. Everything is OK.

March 8, 3:27 p.m.:  Male 911 caller requests to know when election is.

March 6, 11:34 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 700 block of Creamer Drive advises she heard what sounded like multiple shotgun shots and a woman screaming coming from across her drive before the hill on the right side. Can hear dogs barking now. 11:56 p.m. County officer went inside residence. Man from Washington was highly intoxicated, advised he was shooting at coyotes in his back yard, which was the sound of the screaming heard by caller. Subject was highly uncooperative, not allowing them to see inside his residence, asked them to leave, cursed at them several times.

March 6, 9:46 p.m.:  Man advises of a small child riding a bicycle, 46 East eastbound between highway Shell and 135 South. Caller is driving a white Tacoma pickup truck with blue light; is going to go back and check on child. 9:50 p.m. Man (from 9:46 p.m. call) advises he checked on subject on bicycle. She is a 21-year-old woman. Caller is going home. 10:43 p.m. County officer reports woman checks OK. Man was concerned for her safety. Woman was wondering why people keep stopping her. She is OK riding to Columbus.

March 5, 7 a.m.:  Man advises they received a warning ticket for blocking the intersection on Duck Drive and he advises they will be parking there again and if there is an issue call him.

March 5, 3:03 a.m. :  Woman at veterinarian’s office advises someone just dropped off a couple of people outside of the clinic and they walked toward the storage units. Would like officers to check. 3:46 a.m. County officer reports subject advised he was supposed to pick someone up and give her a ride to Bloomington. Advised subject that this was not a good time or place.

March 4, 8:01 p.m. :  Man advises received call from subject who said he was from Publisher’s Clearinghouse and started requesting personal information. When subject refused to give information caller became threatening, advised subject that “he knew where he lived and he would kill his whole family.

March 4, 1:33 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 3100 block of Greasy Creek Road reports her driveway is ice. She attempted to drive up and she is stuck and the car is sliding and she needs someone to get her out of the car and get the car down the hill.

March 4, 7:24 a.m.:  Man reports he is in the public lot on Washington Street and his orange cones are missing and he had a card from county officer with a case number on it stuck on his machinery. 7:42 a.m. Administration reports two men in lobby reference stolen orange cones.

March 3, 4:43 p.m.:  911 caller advises truck stuck on Elkinsville Road in the same spot they always get stuck because county highway hasn’t bothered with the road again.

March 2, 5:02 a.m. :  Man advises he is driving an INDOT truck and he is stuck in 6700 block of State Road 45. Caller advises he does have someone coming from 446. 5:12 a.m. Same caller advises disregard; he is unstuck. 5:17 a.m. Same caller requests officer to his location on State Road 45. Caller advises he just flipped his truck.

March 1, 7:44 p.m. :  911 caller advises several intoxicated subjects at restaurant are being disruptive and obnoxious and throwing food.

March 1, 7:21 p.m. :  Male 911 caller in 1000 block of Old State Road 46 advises someone is looking in his window and refuses to answer him. Caller requests officers.

Feb. 25, 9:16 a.m.:  Man requests county officer call him when he goes on duty in reference to extra keys on his keychain.

Feb. 24, 6:52 a.m.:  Woman in 300 block of Walls Road requests officers check helicopters over her house.

Feb. 23, 2:01 p.m.:  Home care service requests assistance in 200 block of Artist Drive for caregiver getting a woman (who is about to fall) to sit down.

Feb. 23, 6:29 a.m.:  Female 911 caller in 7300 block of Mt. Nebo Road requests officer. Caller advises someone has tried to break into the garage and has siphoned the gas out of all the vehicles.

Feb. 22, 1:04 a.m. :  Man in 4200 block of 46 West advises he got a call saying that his house may be on fire and that it was heard on the scanner. Dispatch advised caller they had not received any calls reference fire. 1:25 p.m. Engine 15 spoke to homeowner in 4200 block. No fire, nothing wrong; back in service.

Feb. 22, 11:50 a.m.:  Male 911 caller advises that he is unable to make contact with his mother and it is an emergency. Caller requests dispatch call his mother to advise her that he is out of medicine.

Feb. 7, 12:33 p.m.:  Male 911 caller in 1200 block of Yellowwood Lake Road advises there is a plumber under his residence fixing the pipes and caller has not been able to make contact with him for over 20 minutes. Caller requests assistance. 12:39 p.m. Jackson firefighter advises disregard first responders. Subject may have gone out other access door.

Feb. 7, 11:43 a.m.:  Female 911 caller at elementary school requests officer for a fourth-grader who has barricaded himself in the time-out room.

Feb. 4, 10:35 p.m. :  911 cell caller advises needs ambulance for her mother who believes she is having a heart attack. While on phone, subject them advised that man was having difficulty breathing and that he was the one they need an ambulance for.

Feb. 3, 7:36 p.m. :  Anonymous caller advises white Jeep Cherokee pulling a trailer under the influence of drugs and carrying precursors and possibly stolen items. Caller refused any additional information including name of driver. Advised if we found vehicle we “would know.”

Jan. 25, 9:59 a.m.:  Woman reports artists are painting on first mile of Bear Creek and their vehicles are blocking parts of the roadway and it is dangerous, becoming slick.

Jan. 24, 8:39 p.m.:  911 caller in 7900 block of East Georgetown Road, 29-year-old woman requests EMS reference she is a diabetic and took 40 units of the wrong medication. Her doctor advised she drink sugar water and eat syrup until EMS arrives.

Obituaries
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Doris Mae (Purvis) White, 80, Morgantown
  Mother of Lucinda Mae (Dennis) Pope, Peggy Lynn (Rick) Butler, Nancy Jane (Stanley) White, and Dennis Ray White, all of Morgantown

Mark Wayne Waggoner Sr., 58, Seymour
  Brother of Annette Kimberlin of Nashville

David E. Stillabower, 66, Nashville
  Companion of Mary McGahey of Nashville

  • April 17
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • April 17
    Rotary Club 'revelry' night
    5 to 6:30 p.m. Out of the Ordinary, 61 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 17
    Nashville Town Council
    6:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • April 17
    BCHS sports for Thursday
    4:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m.
  • April 17
    Go Club at the library
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 17
    Nashville Literary Club
    1:40 p.m., 2 p.m. IGA parking lot
  • April 17
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    6 p.m. Brown County High School, 234 Schoolhouse Lane
  • April 17
    CSVFD
    7:30 p.m. CSVFD fire station, 101 Firehouse Road, Nineveh
  • April 17
    Novel Bunch book club
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 17
    'Noah' movie at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • April 17
    "The Passion of the Christ" movie at church in New Bellsville
    6 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • April 17
    BC Community Corrections Advisory Board
    4 p.m. BCC Corrections office, 902 Deer Run Lane, Suite B.
  • April 18
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • April 18
    Government offices CLOSED
  • April 18
    Dave Miller at sports bar
    7 to 9 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • April 18
    Youth turkey hunting clinic at Yellowwood
    5 to 8 p.m. T.C. Steele Road, Belmont
  • April 18
    'Noah' movie at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • April 18
    Live music at winery
    7 to 10 p.m. Chateau Thomas Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 18
    Good Friday, Easter services at Harmony Baptist
    7:30 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • April 19
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • April 19
    Euchre
    6 p.m. 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • April 19
    Live music at sports bar
    7 to 9:30 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • April 19
    'Noah' movie at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • April 19
    Late night dancing at Out of the Ordinary
    9 p.m. Out of the Ordinary, 61 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 19
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    3 p.m., 6 p.m. Brown County Intermediate School, 260 Schoolhouse Lane
  • April 19
    Pest prevention/treatment presentation by holisitic health group
    2 to 4 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m., 7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • April 19
    BCHS sports for Saturday
    9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m.
  • April 19
    Duncan Cemetery clean up Saturday, April 19
    9 a.m. 4100 Yellowwood Road, off State Road 46 West
  • April 19
    Easter egg hunts in the area
    1 p.m. Deer Run Park
  • April 20
    'Noah' movie at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • April 20
    All are welcome at Easter services
    7 a.m., 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m.
  • April 21
    Brown County Council
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 21
    B.C. Solid Waste Management Board
    5:15 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 21
    Brown County Water Utility 2014 annual meeting
    6 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County High School, 234 School House Lane
  • April 21
    BCHS Varsity sports for Monday
    5 p.m., 5:30 p.m. Brown County High School, Brownstown Central
  • April 22
    Euchre
    6 p.m. 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • April 22
    Brown County Area Plan Commission
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 22
    BCHS sports for Tuesday
    5 p.m., 6 p.m. Brown County High School, Indiana Creek
  • April 23
    Board of Zoning Appeals
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 23
    BCHS sports for Wednesday
    5 p.m. Brown County High School, Providence Jr./Sr. HS
  • April 23
    Live music at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • April 23
    BC Parks & Rec. Board
    5:15 p.m. BC Parks & Rec. Office, 1001 Deer Run Lane
  • April 24
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • April 24
    BCHS sports for Thursday
    4:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Brown County High School
  • April 25
    Live music at sports bar
    7 to 9 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • April 25
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • April 25
    Friends of the library plant sale
    3 to 6 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 25
    Game night at dance barn
    6 to 10 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • April 25
    Live music at Out of the Ordinary
    7:30 p.m. to midnight Out of the Ordinary, 61 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 25
    Dave Miller at winery
    7 to 10 p.m. Chateau Thomas Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 26
    Euchre
    6 p.m. 746 Memorial Drive, (fairgrounds)
  • April 26
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m., 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • April 26
    Dance lessons at Out of the Ordinary
    7:30 p.m., 8 p.m. to midnight Out of the Ordinary, 61 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 26
    Friends of the library plant sale
    9 a.m. to noon Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 26
    Plant sale at BCSP Nature Center
    9 a.m. until sold out Brown County State Park Nature Center
  • April 26
    Harpeth Rising band at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • April 26
    Hope for Hearts Farm free women's extravaganza
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hope For Hearts Farm, 1005 State Road 45, Bean Blossom
  • April 26
    Live music at winery
    7 to 10 p.m. Chateau Thomas Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 26
    Live music at winery
    7 to 10 p.m. Chateau Thomas Winery, 225 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 27
    Brown County Railroad gallery
    1-4 p.m. Three Story Hill at State Road 135 N., Fruitdale
  • April 29
    Euchre
    6 p.m. 746 Memorial Drive, (fairgrounds)
  • May 1
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • May 1
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    3 p.m., 6 p.m. Helmsburg Elementary, 5378 Helmsburg Road
  • May 2
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • May 2
    Live band at 19th Hole sports bar
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • May 3
    Euchre
    6 p.m. 746 Memorial Drive, (fairgrounds)
  • May 3
    Live band at 19th Hole sports bar
    8 to 11 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • May 4
    Brown County Railroad gallery
    1 to 4 p.m. 18 W. Three Story Hill (at State Road 135 N.) Fruitdale
  • May 9
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • May 10
    Store to host bike blessing, open house
    10 a.m. to 5 p.m. House of Thunder, 4413 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • May 10
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • May 11
    Brown County Railroad gallery
    1 to 4 p.m. 18 W. Three Story Hill (at State Road 135 N.) Fruitdale
  • May 14
    Thrive Alliance Board of Directors
    3:30 to 5 p.m. ACSSCI main office conference room, 1531 13th St., Suite G900, Columbus