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Linton Police Department Activity Log

Monday, November 29, 2010

The Linton Police Department's activity log for Friday through Sunday included one report of fraud, one follow-up investigation, three requests for information, one juvenile/delinquent, two assists to the utility department after hours, one incident of disorderly conduct, one structure fire, one missing or runaway juvenile, one accident with personal injury, three accidents with property damage, six medical/illness, one alarm, one animal complaint, one prowler, one suspicious vehicle/person, one assist to another agency, two complaints of harassment, two possibly intoxicated drivers, one reckless driver, six thefts, one fingerprint for a gun permit, two arrests - wanted on warrants, one domestic dispute, two ordinance violations and 19 traffic stops.

* Nov. 26 -- Police received a report of an attempted theft into a pop machine at County Muffler. The suspects broke the handle off that opens the machine but failed to get any pop or money. LPD Det. Duane Collenbaugh is the investigating officer.

* Nov. 26 -- Police are investigating a burglary and theft that occurred sometime between 7:50 a.m. and 5 p.m. at a residence on SW A St. The suspect/s possibly entered through an unlocked kitchen window. Missing items included a Sony Playstation 3 game system with controllers, cables and games. A Sony Explode CD player was also taken from the dash of a vehicle.

* Nov. 27 -- Jordan L. Harbaugh, 27, Linton, was arrested at 12:15 a.m. after a traffic stop at 2nd and C Streets SW. LPD Cpl. Paul Clark stopped Harbaugh's vehicle for allegedly driving left of the center line leading to a suspicion of driving while intoxicated. The police report states Harbaugh would not cooperate with standard field sobriety testing on the roadside or at the police department. He was offered a breath test and tested at .25 BAC. After being medically cleared at Greene County General Hospital, Harbaugh was arrested on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated with a prior conviction for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and transported to the Greene County Jail where his bond was set at $8,000.

* Nov. 27 -- Lisa M. Zitterman, 22, Linton, was arrested at her residence without incident at 1:58 p.m. Zitterman was taken into custody without incident by LPD Officer Nick Yingling who knew there was a warrant out for her arrest. The warrant was issued out of Sullivan County. Zitterman was transported to Dugger where custody was transferred to the Dugger Town Marshal for transport to the Sullivan County Jail.

* Nov. 27 -- A driver was back out of a spot in a parking lot at Angell's grocery store and struck another parked vehicle causing damage to the back bumper of one and the front bumper of the other. There were no injuries. LPD Officer Nick Yingling responded.

* Nov. 28 -- Christopher D. Ortega, 24, Linton, was arrested without incident at 10:10 a.m. The LPD was contacted by Sullivan County notifying them there was a warrant out for Ortega's arrest. When LPD Officer Nick Yingling went to Ortega's residence, Ortega was not there but the officer was told Ortega was at a residence in the Musselman Apartments. Yingling located Ortega, placed him in custody and transported him to Dugger where a Sullivan County Sheriff's Deputy assumed custody of Ortega for transport to the Sullivan County Jail.