GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Joshua W. Bilyeu, 32, Williams, was arrested on preliminary charges of failure to appear, check deception. Bond was set at $5,000. Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy John Fowler was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Thursday included one title check, one follow-up investigation, two information only, two school/foot patrols, one utility repair, one funeral escort, four medical/illness, one animal complaint, one prowler, one assist to another agency, one domestic battery, one reckless driver, one theft-other, one animal/debris in roadway, one message delivery, one welfare check/concern and one traffic stop.
* Nov. 15 -- Police are investigating the theft of a boat taken out of the backyard of a Linton resident on RR 2 during the night of Nov. 14-15. It's a 1985 12' aluminum Jon Boat with a green interior, brown exterior and green sticker area, with two clay-colored swivel seats and cup holders. LPD Patrolman Karl Jacobshagen is the investigating officer.
BLOOMFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT
* Nov. 14 -- When police responded to a call at The Spot bar regarding a fight in the road on Main St., a male ran from the scene when they arrived. An officer gave chase. Subject was located and identified as Jess L. George, 53, Bloomfield. He was placed under arrest and transported to Greene County Jail on preliminary charges of disorderly conduct, public intoxication and resisting law enforcement. BPD Officer Chad Green was the investigating officer.