The Linton Police Department's activity log for Friday through Sunday included one incident of breaking and entering, one follow-up investigation, two requests for information, one fight, three assists to the utility department after hours, two custody disputes/exchanges, one criminal mischief, one school/foot patrol, two reports of shots fired, one death investigation, one structure fire, one accident with personal injury, three accidents with property damage, six medical/illness, three alarms, one animal complaint, five suspicious vehicles/persons, two assists to other agencies, one possibly intoxicated driver, one reckless driver, three other thefts, one animal/debris in roadway, one welfare check/concern, two fingerprints for gun permits, two domestic disputes and five traffic stops.
* Dec. 18 -- A resident reported her purse was taken from her residence while she was home at approximately 12 p.m. on Dec. 16. The resident said she did not see or hear anyone and there were no signs of forced entry but the door was unlocked. The suspect may have come in through the door. Missing items included a brown purse which contained insurance cards, social security card, driver's license, $80 cash, a $50 gift card and a small black change purse. LPD Cpl. Chad Crynes was the investigating officer.
* Dec. 19 -- An incident of criminal mischief/vandalism to a church was reported to the LPD. The culprits used a bingo-type marker to write on the church windows sometime prior to Sunday church services at New Covenant Ministries on NW B St. No permanent damage was done but the windows of the front door were marked with smiley faces and the number "666." LPD Cpl. Paul Clark was the investigating officer.