Suspect allegedly dropped his drugs as he was leaving the courthouse

Suspect allegedly dropped his drugs as he was leaving the courthouse

There’s a warrant out for a man who allegedly dropped two clear plastic bags as he was leaving the Greene County Courthouse. Both contained white substances that field-tested positive as methamphetamine. Security officers found the bags then checked footage from surveillance video systems which showed who dropped the drugs.

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Pedestrian injured in early morning hit-and-run; Deputies seeking info on driver and vehicle

Pedestrian injured in early morning hit-and-run; Deputies seeking info on driver and vehicle

Greene County Sheriff’s Deputy Davis Aerne and Det. Sgt. James O’Malley are investigating an accident involving a vehicle that hit and seriously injured a pedestrian north of Linton. It happened between 3 and 4 a.m. They’re asking for help from the public to find the suspect vehicle and identify the driver.

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Deputy “caught on” to identity deception by suspected meth dealer

Deputy “caught on” to identity deception by suspected meth dealer

When deputies responded to an alarm at a business in eastern Greene County, one encountered a vehicle leaving the property. The driver had a warrant out for his arrest and is now facing new criminal charges for allegedly not telling the truth about his real name and for dealing methamphetamine.

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Wanted: Man convicted of criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon in Linton gunfire incident

Wanted: Man convicted of criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon in Linton gunfire incident

There’s a warrant out for the arrest of a man convicted of criminal recklessness in the incident of gunfire in Linton last May. After getting a deal, then asking for a delay before he had to turn himself in to serve his time, the guy didn’t show up at the jail. Whereabouts unknown.  

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Hit-and-run suspect appears in court; Victim identified in probable cause document

Hit-and-run suspect appears in court; Victim identified in probable cause document

When a criminal case was filed against the suspect in a Monday night hit-and-run fatality in Jasonville, more details emerged, including the name of the victim. When the suspect appeared in court Thursday morning, his bond was set at $20,000 with ten percent cash allowed.

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Hit-and-Run suspect could bond out for $1,000 cash

Hit-and-Run suspect could bond out for $1,000 cash

The Linton man accused of driving the truck that struck a pedestrian then leaving the scene in Jasonville Monday night has been booked in to the Greene County Jail. The suspect’s bond has been initially set at $10,000 surety with ten percent cash allowed – meaning he could bond out and be released by posting $1,000 cash.

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