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Linton Police Department

Monday, January 31, 2011


The Linton Police Department's activity log for Friday through Sunday included one incident of breaking and entering, one refusal to leave, two follow-up investigations, two requests for information, five assists to the utility department after hours, one report of vandalism, two civil complaints, two incidents of intimidation, one transport of documentation, three accidents with property damage, one escort to a bank, one funeral escort, one off-road vehicle complaint, two medical/illness, two alarms, one burglary, one complaint of harassment, one extra patrol, two thefts, one arrest-wanted on warrant, one domestic dispute, one shoplifting, one community relations detail, two ordinance violations, one battery, one ordinance violation warning and 24 traffic stops.

* Jan. 28 -- Police responded to an accident involving two vehicles at 4:55 p.m. on State Road 54E in the area of NE 12th St. The two were headed in the same direction on the highway and one was stopped at the intersection trying to turn south onto 12th St. The other was approaching the intersection then the two struck. Both vehicles suffered some damage but no injuries were reported. LPD Officer Nick Yingling was the investigating officer.

* Jan. 29 -- Johnnie F. Yarbrough, 49, Worthington, was arrested in the Angell's parking lot around 3:30-4 a.m. The police report states officers found Yarbrough "stumbling through the parking lot." When questioned, he reportedly said he was on his way to get into his truck. Yarbrough failed 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. Yarbrough was released on $500 bond and is scheduled to appear in court for an initial hearing on Feb. 4. LPD Officer Wayman JR Blazier was the arresting officer. Cpl. Paul Clark assisted on the scene.