On the record for Dec. 14


Jackson County

Jose Ignacio Martin, 34, Seymour, operating while never having received a driver’s license, 11:23 p.m. Thursday. Released on his own recognizance, 11:35 p.m. Thursday.

William Mitchell Bishop, 46, Brownstown, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident with serious injury, no bond, 4:37 p.m. Thursday.

John William Riggs, 51, Columbus, operating while intoxicated, blood alcohol content between 0.08% and 0.14%, $705 bond, 11:53 a.m. Thursday. Bond posted at 11:56 a.m. Thursday.


Jackson Bowman Bryant, 22, Seymour, public intoxication, $355 bond, 4:59 a.m. Friday.

Heaven Mercedes, 19, Seymour, domestic battery, $1,505 bond, 4:58 a.m. Friday.

Tony Curtis Combs, 57, Crothersville, possession of syringe, no bond, 9:09 p.m. Thursday.

Christopher Scott Gay, 35, Austin, theft, possession of a syringe, no bond, 8:53 p.m. Thursday.

Kayla Suzann Barger, 23, Crothersville, possession of cocaine or other narcotic, possession of a syringe, theft, no bond, 8:51 p.m. Thursday.

North Vernon

Anthony Brock, 18, North Vernon, two counts of possession of marijuana, visiting/maintaining a common nuisance, $905 bond, 11:29 p.m. Thursday.

Justin Spaulding, 26, Seymour, criminal mischief, $605 bond, 2:27 p.m. Thursday.

James Romero, 31, Scottsburg, warrant, $6,755 bond, 10:20 a.m. Thursday.


Jackson County

Possible drug activity, 1700 block of South County Road 1050E, Crothersville, 8:49 p.m. Thursday.

Burglary, 4500 block of North State Road 135, Freetown, 9:45 a.m. Thursday. The residence also was ransacked.


Report of people waving money between two vehicles, 500 block of South Jackson Park Drive, 9:42 p.m. Thursday.

Theft of a wallet off a desk at a restaurant, 1900 block of East Tipton Street, 6:43 p.m. Thursday.

Man exposing himself, 500 block of East Tipton Street, 5:56 p.m. Thursday.

Harassment, 700 block of West Tipton Street, 1:51 p.m. Thursday.

Report of littering by homeless people with tents behind a business, 900 block of East Tipton Street, 1:33 p.m. Thursday.

Semitrailer stuck on the CSX railroad tracks, Jeffersonville Avenue, 10:14 a.m. Thursday.

Property damage wreck that left mailboxes knocked over, 1000 block of Rebecca Court, 6:41 a.m. Thursday.

Welfare check on a woman who is being stalked by a man, 2100 block of East Tipton Street, 3:32 a.m. Thursday.

North Vernon

Report of a juvenile who left a juvenile detention center, 700 block of North Elm Street, 10:20 p.m. Thursday. The juvenile was returned to the detention center.

Report of two runaway juveniles, 1500 block of Locust Street, 8:37 p.m. Thursday. Both were located and released to their parents.

Property damage wreck involving a Honda, a Mitsubishi and a Honda, 300 block of Henry Street, 4:52 p.m. Thursday.

Drug-related activity, 300 block of Long Street, 5:24 p.m. Thursday.

Agency assist with a North Vernon Fire Department run, first block of South State Street, 4:36 p.m. Thursday.

Criminal mischief, 200 block of East Walnut Street, 2:13 p.m. Thursday. An arrest was made.

Theft reported at the police station, 101 N. Madison Ave., 11:43 a.m. Thursday.

Property damage wreck, Fifth Street and O and M Avenue, 11:37 a.m. Thursday.

Juvenile problem, 700 block of North State Street, 11:18 a.m. Thursday.

Theft, 2600 block of North State Road 7, 10 a.m. Thursday.

Fraud, 2600 block of North State Road 7, 6:32 a.m. Thursday.