Tuesday, April 6, 2010



The Linton Police Department's activity log for Friday through Sunday included one incident of minor consumption, one fraud, one title check, two follow-up investigations, three requests for information only, one juvenile/delinquent, two assists to the utility department after hours, two incidents of vandalism, one custody dispute/exchange, one utility repair, one public intoxication, three brush fires, one accident with personal injury, two accidents with property damage, two lost and found, five medical/illness, one animal complaints, one suspicious vehicle/person, one harassment complaint, one child abuse/neglect, one possibly intoxicated driver, two thefts-other, one motor vehicle theft, one fingerprint for a gun permit, two domestic disputes, one open door/garage and seven traffic stops.

* April 4 -- Police investigated a report of auto theft from a residence in Linton. The vehicle was owned by a deceased individual and it was part of an estate in which Medicare was involved. The report states the vehicle, title, extra keys and all paperwork was missing but it turned out to have been purchased by an Indianapolis man who bought it after it was advertised on Craig's List. The investigation is now inactive. LPD Officer Debbie McDonald was the investigating officer.

* April 5 -- Christina Collins, 32, Jasonville, was arrested after the vehicle she was driving was stopped around 12:30 a.m. on Lone Tree Road. Collins was wanted on a warrant issued in connection with a preliminary charge of check deception. She was transported to the Greene County Jail where her bond was set at $5,000. LPD Officer Debbie McDonald was the investigating officer.