GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Oct. 21 -- Donnie W. Abney, Jr., 31, Linton, was arrested on preliminary charges of theft, auto theft and false informing and was being held on $8,500 bond. Worthington Town Marshal Dennis Conaway was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Tuesday included one fraud, one title check, one follow-up investigation, one request for information only, one drug investigation, one accident with property damage, one funeral escort, one lost and found, three medical/illness, one alarm, two suspicious vehicles/persons, one message delivery, one welfare check/concern, one motor vehicle theft and 13 traffic stops.
* Oct. 21 -- Police are investigating an incident of leaving the scene of an accident after a resident of Dugger reported someone had hit their vehicle but did not stop. Their car was parked at a residence on W. Vincennes St. around 6:50 p.m. when the owner heard a crash, went outside and found the side had been hit and the mirror knocked off leaving scuff marks. It appeared a large truck may have hit the car. LPD Cpl. Chad Crynes is the investigating officer.