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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

Gallatin man assaults policeman in early morning hours

On Sept. 18, Gallatin Police Officer Jeffrey L. Johnson responded to a call at a Gallatin residence at approximately 4:51 a.m.

Dustin Carpenter, 28, Gallatin, is accused of assaulting a female victim at the residence by biting her cheek, according to the probable cause statement. Carpenter also struck Officer Johnson on his jaw. Officer Johnson then retreated from the house to call

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Gallatin man flees Cameron police; pursuit continues into Daviess County

Numerous charges have been filed against two people who were arrested after a pursuit which began in Cameron and continued into Daviess County last week.

Joseph Fagan, 44, Gallatin, was charged with class C felony possession of controlled substance (meth), class D felony resisting arrest by fleeing, and numerous traffic violations.

Ruth Boe, 44, Coffey, was charged with class C felony possession of controlled substance (meth) and misdemeanor possession of

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

Sex offender fails to register new address

On Sept. 1, Sheriff Ben Becerra and Deputy Larry Todd Watson went to a Gallatin residence to talk to John Moreno. Moreno, 29, is registered as a sex offender in DeKalb County at a Weatherby address. Moreno had moved to Gallatin and was residing at 802 South Willow. Moreno had not yet registered in Daviess County.

According to the probable cause statement, Moreno

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Jail moves CD, opens another to meet future repair costs

Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail Administrator Ed Howard requested moving the jail’s Certificate of Deposit (CD) to a five year term in September in order to earn more interest, and to also transfer funds to another CD for future repair costs to the facility. The board approved the request. The CD account balance is $237,092.96.

In other business at the Aug. 6 meeting of the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail board, it was reported

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Gallatin man held for domestic assault

Jarrod J. Boehm, 36, Gallatin was charged Aug. 30 with class A felony domestic assault, 1st degree; class C felony child abuse; class B felony domestic assault; class C felony domestic assault second degree; and two counts of class C felony felonious restraint. Boehm had been placed on 24-hour hold on Aug. 29.

According to the probable cause statement, Boehm allegedly choked a 25-year-old female on Aug. 20 at a

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Jamesport man loses towed unit on I-35

A Jamesport man received minor injuries in an accident that happened after a tire blew out on his 2001 Ford Excursion and his towed unit became separated on I-35.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, at about 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 5, Bradley Russell, 32, Jamesport, was northbound on I-35 near the 61 mile marker, about six miles north of Cameron. The front driver’s side tire blew out,

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

8-30-16

3:45 p.m.-charges were filed for Jarrod J. Boehm, age 36 from Gallatin, who was put on 24 hour investigative hold on 8-29-16. Boehm was charged with Class A Felony Domestic Assault, 1st degree, Class C Felony Child Abuse, Class B Felony Domestic Assault, Class C Felony Domestic Assault and two counts of Class C Felony Felonious Restraint. Boehm is held at DDCRJ on $85000 cash only bond.

8-31-16

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No Work Zones Planned Over Labor Day Weekend

All construction work on state routes in Missouri will stop starting Friday, September 2 at noon for the Labor Day holiday weekend.  Some work zones have permanent lane closures and barriers will remain in place this weekend. Some of the major permanent lane closure work zones include Interstate 70 at Fifth Street in St. Charles, Interstate 44 in the City of St. Louis and the Route 54/63 Missouri River bridge

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The Missouri State Highway Patrol Seeks Trooper Applicants

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers. The Patrol is encouraging qualified individuals of all backgrounds to apply, and will offer testing at nine different locations in Missouri. Those who successfully complete testing will be eligible to continue in the selection process for the 105th Recruit Class, scheduled to begin training on July 5, 2017. The application deadline is October 3, 2016.

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