GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Feb. 15 -- Brandon M. Artis, 19, Indianapolis, was arrested on a preliminary charge of resisting arrest with a vehicle, released on $8,500 bond on Feb. 16 and scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 22. Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy Jeremy Inman was the arresting officer.
* Feb. 15 -- Devin E. Grounds, 20, Bloomington, was arrested on preliminary charges of attempted residential entry and possession of marijuana. Bond was set at $6,000. Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy Bryan Woodall was the arresting officer.
* Feb. 15 -- Travis S. Hale, 27, Linton, was arrested on a preliminary charge of failure to appear, released on $5,000 bond and scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 22. Greene County Sheriff's Department Maj. Michael Hasler was the arresting officer.
* Feb. 16 -- Roosevelt F. Hawthorne, Jr., 36, Bloomfield, was arrested on a preliminary charge of battery with a deadly weapon. Bond was set at $10,000. Bloomfield Police Department Deputy Marshal Harvey Holt was the arresting officer.
* Feb. 17 -- Diane R. Warren, 43, Bloomfield, was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond was set at $400. Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy Jeremy Inman was the arresting officer.
* Feb. 17 -- Doyle K. Gardner, 50, Solsberry, was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, released on $400 bond and scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 22. Indiana State Police Trooper Eric Russell was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Friday through Sunday included one follow-up investigation, three requests for information only, one assist to the utility department after hours, two incidents of vandalism, one sex offense-other, one school/foot patrol, two transports of documentation, two accidents with property damage, two lost and found, seven medical/illness, one alarm, three animal complaints, three suspicious vehicles/persons, four assists to other agencies, two harassment complaints, four possibly intoxicated drivers, one reckless driver, one extra patrol, one theft-other, one lost or stolen license plate, one 911 prank/false call, one missing person-adult, four assists to the utility department, one fingerprint for a gun permit, one arrest-wanted on warrant, two assists to the fire department, one battery and 10 traffic stops.
* Feb. 14 -- Four people were listed as injured after a chain-reaction crash involving three vehicles on State Road 54 West at the intersection with S.R. 59 S. at 1:45 p.m. Ashley S. Bedwell, 19, Dugger, was eastbound on S.R. 54 in a 2005 Jeep Liberty. The traffic in front of her was stopped at a red light but she did not see the stopped traffic in time to bring her vehicle to a complete stop. She struck the rear end of a 1997 Ford Taurus driven by Charles Gilbert, 37, Linton, which was then pushed into the rear end of a 2007 Dodge Ram pickup driven by Larry A. Grizzel, Sr., 61, Jasonville. Safety belts were in use in all vehicles. All three drivers and a passenger in Gilbert's car complained of pain - all listed as non-incapacitating injuries on the accident report. Total damage was estimated at $5,000-10,000. A distracted driver was listed as the primary cause of the accident. LPD Chief Troy Jerrell was the investigating officer assisted by Patrolman Karl Jacobshagen.
* Feb. 15 -- No injuries were reported after an accident involving two vehicles at 4:23 p.m. in the drive of the parking lot at Wal-Mart. Christina L. Edgerton, 32, Linton, was traveling north in a parking aisle in a 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier when Tate R. Graves, 17, Linton, was backing out into the aisle in a 1995 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. Graves stated he didn't see Edgerton's vehicle and backed into it on the driver's side door. Total damage was estimated at $1000-2500. Failure to yield was listed as the primary cause of the accident. LPD Det. Josh Goodman was the investigating officer.
* Feb. 15 -- Police are investigating the report of a battery with injury which allegedly occurred outside a bar at 11:30 p.m. after two people got into an argument and were thrown out of the bar by the bartender. One left out the front door and one left out the back door, but the one who left out the front door reported he was hit in the face and knocked out.
LPD Cpl. Paul Clark is the investigating officer.
* Feb. 16 -- A drive-off theft was reported at the BP gas station after a person in an older model Ford pumped $20 worth of gas then left without paying.
LPD Patrolman Heath Murray was the investigating officer.