The Linton Police Department's activity log for Tuesday included one medical/extraction, one follow-up investigation, one fight, one assist to the utility department after hours, three incidents of vandalism, three school/foot patrols, one animal cruelty, two accidents with personal injury, one accident with property damage, one medical/illness, two animal complaints, one prowler, two suspicious vehicles/persons, one extra patrol, one attempted burglary and 21 traffic stops.
* May 31 -- A female resident reported a battery occurred at the city park at approximately 4:30 p.m. She told an officer she was approached from behind by another female who pulled her hair causing her to fall to the ground where the woman then struck her five or six times in the face area then let her up. The woman complained of pain to the head and face but the police report said there were no physical signs of battery present. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.
* May 31 -- Police responded to a report of an alleged battery that occurred around 7:11 p.m. in the parking lot near the downtown branch of the MainSource Bank on SE 1st Street. When an officer arrived, a woman and a witness stated a man had walked out of the Bottoms Up bar with the woman and attempted to pull her into his vehicle to make her leave. But the police report states there were no signs of injury to support the allegations. The officer asked the owner of the bar to pull surveillance video which also showed no evidence of any battery. The investigation is inactive. LPD Officer Thomas Jerrels was the investigating officer.
* May 31 -- No injuries were reported following an accident involving two vehicles at approximately 7:58 p.m. on State Road 54E and Carol Ave. One vehicle was sitting at a stop sign facing south on Carol Ave., entered the highway and struck a vehicle traveling eastbound on SR 54. LPD Officer Thomas Jerrels was the investigating officer.
* June 1 -- A female resident on SW 2nd Street reported an incident of criminal mischief that occurred sometime after midnight. She said she had been having problems with several girls and that four or five eggs were thrown on her vehicle. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.
* June 1 -- A resident on NE A Street reported an incident of criminal mischief occurred sometime after 11:30 p.m. on May 31. He said he had problems with two juveniles who were wanting to swim in his pool earlier in the day. The next day he woke up to find emptied bags of trash in his pool. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen is the investigating officer.
* June 1 -- Police responded to a residence in Mobile Manor on the report of vandalism but when an officer arrived, a couple said a woman had broken into their house and stolen their dog. But then the woman showed up and said the dog was running loose outside so she picked it up and took it to the resident's mother's house. She said she did not enter the residence. Neighbors confirmed they saw the dog running outside and the woman pick it up. The police report states there was damage to a door of the residence but the resident's report of how that damage occurred was unfounded. LPD Officer Thomas Jerrels was the investigating officer.