On the record – August 4

Arrests

Jackson County

Ethan Evans Hall, 26, Butlerville, warrant for failure to appear, no bond, 10:36 p.m. Tuesday.

Steven Wayne Johnson, 64, Seymour, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, neglect of a dependent, no bond, 8:40 p.m. Tuesday.

Matthew Scott Booker, 40, Medora, contempt, $1,005 bond, 2:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Seymour

Nicholas Andrew Shutters, 21, Seymour, possession of methamphetamine, no bond, 1:25 a.m. Wednesday.

William Christopher Hankins, 25, Seymour, parole violation, no bond, 11:31 p.m. Tuesday.

Tanner Matthew Payton, 21, Seymour, warrant for failure to appear, no bond, 3:56 p.m. Tuesday.

Shannon Kay Salas, 33, Seymour, criminal trespassing, $705 bond, 2:04 p.m. Tuesday.

State

Keith Matthew Brewer, 23, Crothersville, maintaining a common nuisance, no bond, 2:53 p.m. Tuesday.

Jennings County

Bill Smith, 70, North Vernon, criminal confinement, burglary, domestic battery, residential entry, criminal recklessness, $4,055 bond, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Jamie Bottorff, 26, Greensburg, warrant for risk of fleeing jurisdiction, $1,983 bond, 4:47 p.m. Tuesday.

Alex Lawson, 22, Columbus, warrant for failure to appear, $2,605 bond, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

John Meisberger, 45, North Vernon, warrant, $1,115 bond, 12:19 p.m. Tuesday.

North Vernon

Jamie Wilhoit, 27, North Vernon, public intoxication, $605 bond, 5:04 p.m. Tuesday.

Incidents

Jackson County

Motorist reporting he had hit a deer, 2000 block of West County Road 400N, Norman, 4:53 a.m. Wednesday.

Loud music coming from a garage, 5600 block of East County Road 400S, Crothersville, 1:29 a.m. Wednesday.

Traffic offense, State Road 258, Freetown, 10:07 p.m. Tuesday.

Missing 13-year-old, 2600 block of East County Road 25N, Brownstown, 9:02 p.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, 2600 block of Bent Tree Lane, Seymour, 7:55 p.m. Tuesday.

Harassment, 3600 block of West County Road 540N, Brownstown, 7:14 p.m. Tuesday.

Caller reporting she let her ex-boyfriend borrow her truck and she now wants it back, 11300 block of West County Road 150S, Medora, 9:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Family fight, first block of George Street, Medora, 6:17 p.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, Second Avenue, Seymour, 3:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Property-damage wreck involving a motorist driving a black Ford Explorer who hit a tree, 1600 block of West County Road 925N, Seymour, 6:13 a.m. Tuesday. No one was around the vehicle.

Seymour

Theft, The Home Depot, 1714 E. Tipton St., 7:53 a.m. Wednesday.

Property-damage wreck involving two trucks, 300 block of Tanger Boulevard, 7:27 a.m. Wednesday.

Report of people in a tent behind the lawn and garden center, Walmart Supercenter, 1600 E. Tipton St., 7:18 a.m. Wednesday.

Report of a woman yelling and screaming from a dark-colored van, Lynn and Oak streets, 4:39 a.m. Wednesday.

Male yelling from his porch, 300 block of South Vine Street, 1:12 a.m. Wednesday.

Drug activity, Second and Broadway streets, 12:34 a.m. Wednesday.

Caller reporting she came home and found a man and a woman in her trailer, 100 block of Central Park Avenue, 11:29 p.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, O’Brien and Circle streets, 11:05 p.m. Tuesday.

Man and woman arguing, 400 block of West Tipton Street, 10:58 p.m. Tuesday.

Man looking through the window of a residence, 800 block of South Poplar Street, 9:29 p.m. Tuesday.

Property-damage wreck involving two vehicles, Tipton Street and Burkart Boulevard, 5:26 p.m. Tuesday.

Report of a 15-year-old male who had a cigarette thrown into his eye, Shields Park, 600 N. Broadway St., 4:51 p.m. Tuesday.

Property-damage wreck involving two vehicles, 1500 block of East Tipton Street, 4:37 p.m. Tuesday.

Family fight, 600 block of Polley Drive, 2:13 p.m. Tuesday.

Woman asking for money, 1600 block of East Tipton Street, 1:48 p.m. Tuesday.

Criminal mischief, 700 block of Euclid Avenue, 12:48 p.m. Tuesday.

Man slumped over the wheel of a dark-colored car, 800 block of North Park Street, 11:07 a.m. Tuesday.

Report of a semitrailer that tore up a cemetery, 1000 block of Shields Avenue, 9:58 a.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, 4900 block of North U.S. 31, 12:29 a.m. Tuesday.

Caller reporting a strong odor of gas coming from her home, 200 block of North Ewing Street, 12:22 a.m. Tuesday.

North Vernon

Agency assist with a man having chest pains, Sandybrook Drive, 10:59 p.m. Tuesday. The 35-year-old man was arrested after becoming combative.

Battery, Ruby James Apartments, 263 E. Walnut St., 9:03 p.m. Tuesday.

Neighbor dispute, Shady Grove Apartments, 28 FDR Drive, 7:33 p.m. Tuesday.

Civil issue, 700 block of North Elm Street, 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious woman, Sunnyside Drive and Gum Street, 2:17 p.m. Tuesday. Police talked with the woman and advised that she go home.

Stolen vehicle, North State Road 3, 11:33 a.m. Tuesday.

Burglary, 3000 block of County Road 300N, 10:51 a.m. Tuesday.

Stolen tailgate, North State Road 7, 10:08 a.m. Tuesday.

Jackson Circuit Court

Judgments

Toby Chaney, 42, Pine Grove, California, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a Class A misdemeanor; 180 days jail; 86 days credit, 86 days credit time; ordered to pay court costs, $200 drug interdiction fee and $400 public defender fee.

James Mitchell, 43, no address available, pleaded guilty to battery resulting in bodily injury, a Class A misdemeanor; one year jail; 179 days credit, 179 days credit time; ordered to pay court costs and $400 public defender fee.

James Copeland, 53, Seymour, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a Level 6 felony; 547 days jail; 389 days suspended; 389 days supervised probation; 79 days credit, 79 days credit time; ordered to submit to drug and alcohol program for evaluation and treatment and/or therapy if indicated and pay all fees; ordered to be randomly tested for controlled substances, drugs and/or alcohol; ordered to pay court costs, probation fees and $200 drug interdiction fee; state agrees to dismiss counts II and III.

Daniel D. Lacey, 31, Seymour, pleaded guilty to dealing in methamphetamine, a Level 5 felony; five years jail; 309 days credit, 103 days credit time; sentence to be served consecutively to sentence imposed in Bartholomew Circuit Court cause 03C01-1210-FC-5641; ordered to pay court costs and $200 drug interdiction fee; court recommends substance abuse treatment especially for methamphetamine addiction while incarcerated; ordered to be randomly tested for controlled substances, drugs and/or alcohol; state agrees to dismiss Count II.

Carl Couch, 29, Crothersville, pleaded guilty to auto theft, a Level 6 felony; 184 days jail; 54 days credit, 54 days credit time; ordered to pay court costs and $400 public defender fee.

Robert Fitch, 41, Seymour, pleaded guilty to domestic battery, a Class D felony; 1½ years jail; 253 days credit, 253 days credit time; ordered to pay court costs and $300 public defender fee; state agrees to dismiss counts I and II.

Matthew Norman, 20, Seymour, pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a syringe, a Level 6 felony; six months jail; 92 days credit, 92 days credit time; sentence to be served consecutively to the sentence imposed in Jefferson County Superior Court I cause 39D01-1409-CM-790; ordered to pay court costs and $400 public defender fee; state agrees to dismiss Count II.

Brian Meek, 34, Seymour, pleaded guilty to domestic battery, a Level 6 felony; 547 days jail; 273 days suspended; 273 days supervised probation; 115 days credit, 115 days credit time; ordered to submit and complete an anger management program and pay all costs; ordered to be randomly tested for controlled substances, drugs and/or alcohol; ordered to pay court costs, probation fees, $400 public defender service fee and anger management fees.

Jason Martin, 40, North Vernon, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a Level 6 felony; nine months jail; 164 days credit, 164 days credit time; ordered to pay court costs, $400 public defender service fee and $200 drug interdiction fee; state agrees to dismiss Count II.

Meagin McFall, 28, Seymour, pleaded guilty to neglect of a dependent, a Level 6 felony; one year jail; 363 days suspended; 363 days supervised probation; one day credit, one day credit time; ordered to submit to drug and alcohol program for evaluation and treatment and/or therapy if indicated and pay all fees; ordered to cooperate with any investigation or proceedings of the Jackson County Department of Child Services and comply with all related court orders, safety plans and recommendations; ordered to be randomly tested for controlled substances, drugs and/or alcohol; ordered to pay court costs, probation fees, $400 public defender service fee and drug and alcohol program fees; state agrees to dismiss counts II-V.

Michael Alan Romero, 27, Brownstown, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a Level 6 felony; six months jail; 90 days credit, 90 days credit time; sentence to be served consecutively to sentence imposed in Jackson County Circuit Court cause 36C01-1508-F6-248; ordered to pay court costs, $300 public service fee and $200 drug interdiction fee; state agrees to dismiss counts II and III.

Jonathan Chilton, 31, Austin, pleaded guilty to battery by means of a deadly weapon, a Class C felony; eight years jail; two years suspended; two years supervised probation; 600 days credit, 600 days credit time; sentence to be served concurrently to sentence imposed in Scott Superior Court cause 72D01-1407-F6-7 and consecutively to any other cause the defendant may have; no contact order applies; ordered to submit and complete an anger management program and pay all costs; ordered to be randomly tested for controlled substances, drugs and/or alcohol; court recommends substance abuse treatment while incarcerated; ordered to pay court costs, probation fees, $350 public defender service fee; state agrees to dismiss counts II and III as well as the habitual offender enhancement.