Crime

Arrests for August 20, 2012

August 21, 2012
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August 20, 2012 1:20 p.m. William E. Dillard, 29, 3215 W Swan Avenue #26, Tampa, Florida, arrested by Lawrence County Police Department on a warrant […]

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Bedford Man Confesses to Molesting Boy at Church

August 19, 2012
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Derick Sanchez, Bedford, was arrested and charged with two counts of child molesting as a Class A felony after he was found in a storage […]

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Man and Woman Arrested After Meth Discovered

August 16, 2012
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After receiving a call about possible child neglect and drug activity, police accompanied Child Protective Services to a home in the 400 block of South […]

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Use Credit Card to Pay Court, Probation Fees, Bond Out

August 15, 2012

In Lawrence County, those wishing to post bond or pay probation or court fees must currently do so in cash. That may soon change, however. […]

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Police Searching For Murder Suspect

July 31, 2012
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Around 2:30 a.m. on July 25th, a single gunshot rang out. Seconds later, Ulysses “Lish” Goethe lay dead on Bloomington’s Illinois Street in the Crestmont […]

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3 Dead, 1 Flown to Hospital After Crash

July 29, 2012
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Two women and one man were killed and another man was transported by helicopter to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis after a crash late Saturday night. […]

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MPD Busts Four For Burglary, Theft; Blair Pissed At World

May 26, 2012

NOTE: I started out planning to write up a really nice article about the excellent job the Mitchell Police Department have done over the last […]

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Ten Arrests Made in County-Wide Drug Busts

May 26, 2012
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Around 4 a.m. Friday morning, various police officers gathered at the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department in Bedford.  A few hours later, ten people had been […]

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Witness Photos of Naked Man Shot by Police

May 11, 2012

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Man Stabs Prowler After Being Attacked

May 1, 2012
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At 1 a.m. this morning, the Mitchell Police Department received a call from a man who reported that he had just stabbed a prowler outside […]

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Idiot Decides Against Paying For Alcohol, Steals It Instead

April 27, 2012
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Ever start to purchase a bottle of alcohol and then decide the price is too high? A lot of us have, at some point, but […]

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Underage Girls Intoxicated at Store, Arrested

April 27, 2012
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Two Lawrence County girls who aren’t quite old enough to legally drink were arrested after it was discovered they were intoxicated at Buehler’s IGA in […]

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Authorities Searching For Unregistered Sex Offenders

April 22, 2012
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Starting Monday, Sheriff’s Departments from around Central Indiana will be teaming up with the U.S. Marshal’s Service in an attempt to locate 40 sex offenders […]

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Persons Identified in Tennessee Shootout

March 2, 2012

The subjects involved in the officer involved shooting in Anderson County, Tennessee, earlier this week have been positively identified. TBI’s investigation into the shooting is […]

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Bedford Men Busted On Drug, Other Charges

November 23, 2011
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Two Bedford men were arrested on various charges Tuesday night after a surprise visit from parole officers and Oolitic police officer Bill Allen, who said […]

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