On the record – April 1


Jackson County

Shawn Timothy Bowman, 36, Vallonia, visiting/maintaining a common nuisance, no bond, 3:39 p.m. Thursday.

Chris E. Satterwhite, 40, Fredericksburg, writ of attachment, no bond, 3:30 p.m. Thursday. Released on his own recognizance, 3:48 p.m. Thursday.


Derek Allen Esteb, 27, Seymour, warrant for failure to appear, no bond, 7:54 p.m. Thursday.

Jennings County

John Smith, 39, North Vernon, domestic battery, $2,055 bond, 10:35 p.m. Thursday.

Amanda Bishop, 30, North Vernon, domestic battery, $1,155 bond, 10 p.m. Thursday.

John Meisberger, 46, North Vernon, warrant, $2,055 bond; warrant, $2,055 bond; warrant, $2,055 bond, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Justin Hammon, 28, North Vernon, criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, $2,055 bond, 5:10 p.m. Thursday.

William Curtis Tobias, 18, North Vernon, operating while never having received a driver’s license, $605 bond, 3:18 p.m. Thursday.

Broando Castro, 26, North Vernon, operating while intoxicated, $2,605 bond, 2:30 a.m. Thursday.

North Vernon

Elbert Howard, 24, North Vernon, criminal trespassing, $605 bond, 10 p.m. Thursday.

Tiffany Martin, 27, North Vernon, bench warrant, $1,055 bond, 2:42 a.m. Thursday.

Joseph Chalut, 22, North Vernon, possession of a syringe, $2,210 bond, 2 a.m. Thursday.


Jackson County

Agency assist, 600 block of South Carter Street, Seymour, 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

Criminal mischief involving a woman tearing everything up and throwing firewood, 200 block of South Perry Street, Medora, 8:38 p.m. Thursday.

Criminal mischief involving a window in a building that had been shot, 4600 block of U.S. 31 North, Seymour, 4:21 p.m. Thursday.

Possible scam reported at the sheriff’s department, 150 E. State Road 250, Brownstown, 3:50 p.m. Thursday.

Agency assist with a wreck and a woman throwing alcohol out of the window, Interstate 65, two miles north of Seymour, 8:55 a.m. Thursday.

Property-damage wreck, 700 block of East Base Road, Medora, 8:02 a.m. Thursday.


Disturbance, 100 block of Central Park Avenue, 8:59 a.m. Friday.

Family fight, 100 block of South O’Brien Street, 10:59 p.m. Thursday.

Smoke inside a trailer, 100 block of South O’Brien Street, 10:50 p.m. Thursday.

Man attempting to break into a house, 600 block of South Carter Street, 10:22 p.m. Thursday.

Man looking into cars, 1600 block of East Tipton Street, 9:31 p.m. Thursday.

Disorderly conduct involving a combative man, 4900 block of U.S. 31 North, Seymour, 8:53 p.m. Thursday.

Missing person reported at the police station, 205 N. Ewing St., 7:40 p.m. Thursday.

Strong odor of marijuana, 1300 block of Second Street, 7:05 p.m. Thursday.

Man screaming at employees, 300 block of Tanger Boulevard, 6:12 p.m. Thursday.

Fraud reported, CVS pharmacy, 201 E. Tipton St., 5:38 p.m. Thursday.

Family fight, 400 block of South O’Brien Street, 5:17 p.m. Thursday.

Invasion of privacy, 1000 block of Dunbar Drive, 4:32 p.m. Thursday.

Traffic hazard involving a broken fire hydrant spraying water into the street, Oak and Lynn streets, 3:53 p.m. Thursday.

Property-damage wreck involving a truck that had hit a street sign, Tipton and Broadway streets, 3:07 p.m. Thursday.

Animal problem involving issues with a snake, 700 block of Hustedt Street, 3:02 p.m. Thursday.

Fraud reported at the police station, 205 N. Ewing St., 1:53 p.m. Thursday.

Property-damage wreck, Tipton and Chestnut streets, 12:51 p.m. Thursday.

Man possibly fighting with a child, Laurel and Broadway streets, 11:38 a.m. Thursday.

North Vernon

Trespassing, 100 block of Greensburg Street, 9:24 p.m. Thursday. An arrest was made.

Disturbance, 200 block of Hayden Pike, 8:29 p.m. Thursday.

Disturbance, 300 block of Norris Avenue, 4:15 p.m. Thursday.

Wreck, 1400 block of North State Street, 2:14 p.m. Thursday.

Theft, 100 block of Lincoln Street, 1:51 p.m. Thursday.

Arrest of a person on a warrant, 100 block of South Jennings Street, 2:12 a.m. Thursday.

Drug activity, Lincoln Street area, 12:47 a.m. Thursday. An arrest was made.


Joseph Martin, 2580 S. Finley Firehouse Road, Scottsburg, v. Kailey Hughes, 22005 U.S. 31 North, Henryville, married March 28, 2014, separated December 2016.

Valerie Sue Fowler, 561 R. Pardieck Ave., Seymour, v. Michael L. Fowler, 2808 N. Wooster Road, Scottsburg, married Oct. 2, 2004, separated Jan. 8, 2016.

Laura Lee Elijah v. Joel Michael Elijah, both of 248 Whites Station Road, Seymour, married March 21, 2015, not yet separated.

Rachel E. Baker, 780 S. County Road 400E, Seymour, v. Scott A. Baker, 4451 E. Chasteen Road, Deputy, married Sept. 28, 2006, separated Feb. 23, 2017.

Teresa Arnett, 6846 N. Poplar St., Freetown, v. Scott Arnett, 409 Sixth St., Columbus, married Sept. 19, 2009, no separation date listed.

Jacob E. Otte, 3125 E. County Road 875N, Seymour, v. Rachel D. Otte, 1008 Arvin Ave., Seymour, married Oct. 25, 2014, separated March 12, 2017.

Billy Jack Lowery, 3313 W. Smith St., Vallonia, v. Robin Morgan Lowery, no residential address listed, married Feb. 5, 2016, separated Jan. 24, 2017.

Matthew Ryan Beem, 815 N. Park St., Seymour, v. Chrystal G. Beem, 2836 Rupelton Way, North Vernon, married June 23, 2016, separated March 15, 2017.