GreeneStreets. Feature photo of a back country road in Greene County, Indiana. Courtesy of Nick Schneider.


Night walker arrested early this morning on drug charges, again

Night walker arrested early this morning on drug charges, again

A man walking in Bloomfield in the middle of the night, with a warrant out for his arrest, is accused of carrying drugs and paraphernalia in his backpack. He said he just used those red straws to chew on. A deputy said those red straws had a white powder residue inside. This story is very similar to another story posted about a year ago about the same man.

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Cutting of two valuable trees leads to accusation of theft

Cutting of two valuable trees leads to accusation of theft

A property owner who is also a timber buyer is facing a charge of felony theft over a couple of valuable trees that stood close to his property line. The trees were cut and taken after the neighboring property owner advised him the trees were on the neighbor’s property.  

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Bloomfield man facing charges following rolling domestic dispute

Bloomfield man facing charges following rolling domestic dispute

Officers from three departments were trying to find a rolling domestic dispute involving a Bloomfield man now accused of traveling down numerous country roads at a high speed while hitting and spitting at his female passenger. When they finally located him at his home, he was taken into custody.

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UPDATED: Saturday night stand-off in Worthington ends in arrest

UPDATED: Saturday night stand-off in Worthington ends in arrest

Updated story: Multiple officers responded to a domestic dispute in Worthington where a man allegedly threatened to burn a woman’s house down. He refused to exit the home but after a couple of hours of negotiations, he came out, was arrested and no injuries were reported.

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Saturday night stand-off in Worthington ends in arrest

Saturday night stand-off in Worthington ends in arrest

Multiple officers responded to a domestic dispute in Worthington where a man allegedly threatened to burn a woman’s house down. He refused to exit the home but after a couple of hours of negotiations, he came out, was arrested and no injuries were reported.

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Updated with identity of victims: Thursday crash in Jasonville area results in fatality

Updated with identity of victims: Thursday crash in Jasonville area results in fatality

A crash involving one vehicle in the Jasonville area Thursday evening resulted in the death of a female juvenile. Information released by the Greene County Sheriff’s Department around 2:30 a.m. today indicated two other female juveniles were injured in the crash. Additional information and the names of the victims was released around 10:45 this morning.

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Thursday crash in Jasonville area results in fatality

Thursday crash in Jasonville area results in fatality

A crash involving one vehicle in the Jasonville area Thursday evening resulted in the death of a female juvenile. Information released by the Greene County Sheriff’s Department around 2:30 a.m. today indicated two other female juveniles were injured in the crash. Few details have been released - the crash is under investigation.

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Updated with arrest and mug shot: Police ask for information to help locate burglary suspect

Updated with arrest and mug shot: Police ask for information to help locate burglary suspect

A warrant was issued a couple of weeks ago for a man wanted on a theft charge as well as drug charges. That warrant is still outstanding and this afternoon, Bloomfield police asked for information to help locate him.

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Updated with arrest and mug shots: Couple accused of failing to protect child from sexual abuse

Updated with arrest and mug shots: Couple accused of failing to protect child from sexual abuse

A warrant was issued today for the arrest of a Linton couple accused of neglect of a dependent. Police say they were aware of incidents involving sexual contact with a child but failed to take any significant steps to protect the child.

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Governor directs flags to be flown at half-staff on Patriot Day

Governor directs flags to be flown at half-staff on Patriot Day

Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags at state facilities across Indiana to be flown at half-staff in honor of Patriot Day. Flags should be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Gov. Holcomb also asks businesses and residents statewide to lower their flags to half-staff in remembrance of the victims of the terror attacks on September 11, 2001.

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