GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Feb. 20 -- Kirk R. Sanders, 49, Linton, was arrested on a preliminary charge of theft. Bloomfield Police Department Deputy Marshal Brad Deckard was the arresting officer.
Feb. 21 -- Jeffrey D. Groomer, 18, Bloomfield, was injured in an accident involving one vehicle around 6 a.m. at the intersection of County Road 400 South and C.R. 250 East. Groomer was westbound on C.R. 400 S. when he lost control of his yellow 2000 Volkswagon Beetle. The car traveled off the south side of the road, struck a fence then struck a utility pole. R.E.M.C. was called to the scene to replace the pole. Groomer was transported to Greene County General Hospital by personal vehicle to be treated for a minor cut to the head. Deputy J. Aaron Smith of the Greene County Sheriff's Department was the investigating officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Wednesday included one title check, four requests for information only, two assists to the utility department after hours, one structure fire, one funeral escort, one lost and found, two medical/illness, one alarm, one prowler, two assists to other agencies, one reckless driver, one theft-other and five traffic stops.