GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Feb. 25 -- Jeffrey W. Weddle, 36, Bloomington, was arrested on a preliminary charge of check deception and was being held without bond. Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy John Fowler was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity report for Monday included one fraud, one follow-up investigation, three requests for information only, one death investigation, three medical/illness, three animal complaints, one prowler, one assist to another agency, one harassment complaint, one possibly intoxicated driver, one lost or stolen license plate, two domestic disputes and one traffic stop.
* Feb. 25 -- A resident reported a license plate as stolen. LPD Patrolman Keith McDonald is the investigating officer.
* Feb. 25 -- A resident reported a phone scam involving an attempted theft through verbal trickery. Someone from the American Sweepstakes Committee called to tell the resident they had won $450,000 in a lottery. The resident was asked to send $4,500 within 24 hours to verify the win. The caller said a courier would then come to the winner's residence the next day with the $450,000 check if the pre-paid amount had been received. LPD Patrolman Karl Jacobshagen is the investigating officer.