GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Nov. 17 -- An accident involving one vehicle and one deer at 6:55 p.m. north of Linton caused significant damage to the vehicle but the driver was not injured. Angela C. Jobe, 37, Dugger, was westbound on State Road 54 west of SR 59 in a 2003 Pontiac Montana mini-van when a deer ran from the north side of the roadway and struck the van in the left front side. The driver was unable to avoid a collision with the deer. It caused damage to the left front fender, left front door, side door, grill and hood. Greene County Sheriff Terry Pierce was the investigating officer. Linton Police Det. Duane Collenbaugh assisted on the scene.
* Nov. 17 -- Billy J. Utt, 28, Odon, was arrested on a warrant for a petition to revoke and was being held without bond. Linton Police Officer Chad Crynes was the arresting officer.
* Nov. 18 -- William M. Aishe, 52, Odon, was arrested on a preliminary charge of possession of methamphetamine and was being held without bond. Bloomfield Deputy Marshal Jordan Hasler was the arresting officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Monday included one juvenile/delinquent, one assist to the utility department after hours, two incidents of vandalism, one accident with personal injury, one funeral escort, one lost and found, one medical/illness, one animal complaint, two assists to other agencies, one possibly intoxicated driver, two extra patrols, one theft-other, one missing person-adult, one fingerprint for a gun permit and one arrest-wanted on a warrant.
* Nov. 17 -- A Linton resident reported the theft of their purse while they were at WalMart on Nov. 16 between 2:30-4:30 p.m. It was a black vinyl shoulder purse with two straps and three zippers which contained numerous credit and debit cards, a Trac cell phone, one bottle of Zetia, a check book and checks from the Crane Federal Employees Credit Union and about $25 in cash. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.