Charges filed in Sunday night shooting that was recorded on video surveillance

Charges filed in Sunday night shooting that was recorded on video surveillance

A misunderstanding over a woman led to an incident of battery then gunfire last Sunday night in Linton. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of the suspected shooter on three felony counts and the shootee is being summoned to appear in court on a misdemeanor.

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Info and Photo Gallery: GCSD invites citizens to tour the expanded Greene County Jail Thursday evening

Info and Photo Gallery: GCSD invites citizens to tour the expanded Greene County Jail Thursday evening

Inmates in the Greene County Jail will move into a new state-of-the-art facility sometime after the first of June but before that happens, Greene County’s citizens will get a chance to walk through and inspect the new building. The public is invited to tour the new jail this Thursday evening, May 23, from 5-7 p.m.

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Ramirez pleads guilty to driving drunk, causing tragic crash

Ramirez pleads guilty to driving drunk, causing tragic crash

On Friday, May 18 in 2018, Jeremiah Murphy lost his life in a horrific crash involving two vehicles in eastern Greene County. Murphy’s two passengers, including his young child, were very seriously injured. Yesterday in Greene Superior Court, Raul Ramirez, accused of driving drunk and causing the crash, pleaded guilty to three felonies.

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Convicted sex offender accused of giving incorrect information to registrar

Convicted sex offender accused of giving incorrect information to registrar

When a man required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life landed in Greene County last year, he registered at the sheriff’s department but allegedly gave incorrect information. Deputies were unable to locate him for months but he was tracked down and arrested. Last Thursday he was charged with a felony.

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Two arrested in Monday meth bust by Greene County Drug Task Force

Two arrested in Monday meth bust by Greene County Drug Task Force

When a Linton man accused of dealing methamphetamine appeared in court Thursday afternoon, his bond was set at $70,000 surety with ten percent cash allowed. He had been under investigation by the Greene County Drug Task Force and was arrested when they served a search warrant on a residence in Linton.  A woman who was present when the warrant was executed was also arrested.

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