LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Wednesday included two title checks, one drug investigation, one school/foot patrol, one funeral escort, three medical/illness, one alarm, one animal complaint, one theft-other, one welfare check/concern and 12 traffic stops.
* Feb. 20 -- Police are investigating an incident of intimidation in which a 13-year-old male pulled a knife on another 13-year-old male after the two had exchanged words. Few details have been released. LPD Officer Nick Yingling, the investigating officer, has been assisted by LPD Reserve Officer Rodney Bredeweg.
* March 3 -- A Linton man reported an incident of identification theft after he tried to file his 2010 taxes and found another person had already filed a fake return using his social security number. LPD Reserve Officer Wayman Blazier is the investigating officer.