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Linton Police Department Activity Log

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

The Linton Police Department's activity log for Monday included one breaking and entering, one illegal burn, one follow-up investigation, one fight, one juvenile/delinquent, none assist to the utility department, one lost and found, three medical/illness and one animal complaint.

* 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.

* Nov. 29 -- Police responded at 10:52 p.m. to a report of a fight/battery that occurred at the Country Porch gas station, but no criminal charges are being pursued. Two male subjects got into a verbal dispute and one asked the other if he wanted to "settle" the disagreement outside. The report states the other man said yes and a physical altercation ensued. One man had left the scene before police arrived. The other said he was going to the hospital for injuries to his right hand and right eye but didn't want an ambulance. Police determined that both subjects engaged each other. LPD Officer Thomas Jerrels was the investigating officer.