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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Linton Police Department Activity Log

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

The Linton Police Department's activity log for Tuesday included one incident of fraud, two follow-up investigations, two requests for information, one assist to the utility department after hours, one disorderly conduct, one hazardous materials disposal/wash down, two medical/illness, one animal complaint, one assist to another agency, one possibly intoxicated driver, one reckless driver, one traffic control detail, one arrest-wanted on warrant and one ordinance violation.

* May 25 -- Chad Ryan Deal, 27, Sullivan, was arrested at approximately 7 p.m. after police responded to a report of an intoxicated person in the parking lot of the MainSource Bank branch on SE 1st Street. The caller said the man was getting into a vehicle to drive. When police arrived, Deal was sitting in the driver's seat of a black Dodge pickup truck. Deal exited the truck and spoke to an officer who determined that he was intoxicated. Deal reportedly smelled of alcohol and his speech was slurred. Deal failed all standard field sobriety tests, was taken into custody and transported to the Greene County Jail where he was booked in on a preliminary charge of public intoxication, a class B misdemeanor. His bond was set at $500. LPD Officer Thomas A. Jerrels was the investigating officer.

* May 25 -- Mariea D. Ward, 21, Linton, was arrested at approximately 11:20 p.m. after police contacted her by telephone. Ward was wanted on a warrant issued for failure to appear on a charge of illegal possession of alcohol. Ward agreed to meet an officer at a convenience store where she was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Greene County Jail. Her bond was set at $5,000. LPD Cpl. Chad Crynes was the investigating officer.

* May 25 -- A resident reported an incident of credit card fraud. He said he thought he had left his credit card on the bank bumper of his truck while he was at the Murphy gas station around 6-7:30 p.m. on May 23. Since he was there, the card has been used successfully by someone else. LPD Det. Duane Collenbaugh is the investigating officer.