GREENE COUNTY SHERIFFâ€™S DEPARTMENT
â€˘ Oct. 23 -- Shad C. Collins, 32, Bloomfield, was arrested on preliminary charges of driving while suspended and failure to appear and is being held without bond. Greene County Sheriff Terry Pierce was the arresting officer.
â€˘ Oct. 23 -- Darryl W. Moore, 28, Linton, was arrested on a preliminary charge of battery with injury and is being held on $1000 bond. Linton Police Department Det. Josh Goodman was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Departmentâ€™s activity log for Tuesday included one title check, three information only, one vandalism, one school/foot patrol, one accident with property damage, two lost and founds, one animal complaint, two assists to other agencies, two domestic disputes and one community relations.
â€˘ Oct. 20 -- Police investigated an accident around noon involving two vehicles at a downtown intersection. Under a green light, a driver heading west on SR 54 was in the turn lane getting ready to turn south onto Main Street. They thought an oncoming driver, heading east on SR 54, was going to slow down so they turned causing the oncoming car to hit the one turning. Damage was estimated at $1001-2500. No injuries were reported. The crash report listed disregard of a signal as the primary cause of the accident. LPD Det. Duane Collenbaugh was the investigating officer.
â€˘ Oct. 23 -- A man residing near 16th and F St. NW in Linton reported that after fuel had been taken, sugar had been put into the gas tank of his truck and the vehicle would no longer start. LPD Det. Josh Goodman was the investigating officer.
â€˘ Oct. 23 -- Officers were dispatched around 9 p.m. to a disturbance at a residence on 2nd St. NW where a man had allegedly struck two females during an argument. Darryl W. Moore, 28, Linton, was arrested and transported to Greene County Jail on a preliminary charge of battery with injury, a class A misdemeanor. LPD Det. Josh Goodman, the arresting officer, was assisted by LPD Cpl. Paul Clark.
â€˘ Oct. 23 -- A female juvenile gave officers a false name and refused to identify herself for several minutes after she was pulled over by Greene County Sheriffâ€™s Deputy John Fowler in a traffic stop on SR 54 E. around 4 p.m. She did not have a driverâ€™s license, only a permit, and she also gave false information about her license. LPD was called to assist and Det. Josh Goodman was the investigating officer.