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Police report vandalism, theft

On Monday, Jan. 23, the Gallatin Police responded to a complaint regarding vandalism to several washing machines and dryers at the Mary Arlene Apartments at 503 South Main in Gallatin. Over the weekend someone had forced entry into the machines and took a substantial amount of change. Anyone with information on this or any other crime is urged to contact the Gallatin Police at 660-663-3580.

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Shooting reported in southeast Daviess County

The Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call around 6 a.m. on Jan. 23 from an individual who said he had been shot by unknown person(s) who had broken into his hunting cabin. The incident occurred in the southeast portion of Daviess County, on Zane Avenue, east of Hamilton.

Law enforcement responded to the scene and secured it for the safety of First Responders and ambulance personnel. The shooting

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

1-17-17

1 pm – Warrants were issued for Javia Sims, 33, Tulsa, Okla., for misdemeanor no valid driver’s license and excessive speed. Sims was arrested 1-16-17 at 9:32 pm by MSHP and transferred to DDCRJ.

7:08 pm – Tractor trailer slid off the road and into the median at the 81mm on I-35. No injuries.

9:49 pm – Complaint of vehicle with bright blinding headlights behind caller on I-35.

1-18-17

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

1-10-17

3:39 am – Attempted break-in at the Winston Pit Stop. Suspect attempted to gain entry through the window but was unsuccessful and left before deputy arrived.

5:49 am – Glass door to gas station in Pattonsburg is broken. Subjects broke in and took cash register containing $300.

9 am – Court in session.

9:09 am – Residential burglary alarm going off at residence south of Winston.  Back door was

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

1-3-17

7:26 pm – Complaint of items taken from residence in Winston.

9:20 pm – Cameron PD advising they have Eric Gregg, 25, Cameron, on a Daviess County warrant for FTA misdemeanor no valid license. Gregg was transferred to DDCRJ on $750 cash only bond.

1-4-17

4:26 am – Report of stranded motorist on I-35 at the 78 exit.

7:47 am – Call regarding false impersonation report taken last week.

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

12-27-16

12:15 pm – Grundy County advising they have David Cooley, 48, Trenton, on Daviess County warrant for class C felony passing bad checks. Cooley was transferred to DDCRJ on $5,000 bond.

9:50 pm – Caller advising of harassing phone calls.

12-28-16

7:16 pm – Verbal domestic situation in Coffey. Subject causing problems has left.

7:26 pm – To Pattonsburg regarding dog bite.

9:27 pm – At residence in Coffey

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Regional jail shows marginal profit over 10 month budget

The Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail recorded a net income of $112,554 between January and October of 2016, according to its Profit and Loss Budget, which was discussed during a meeting of the board on Thursday, Dec. 22.

It is important to remember that the jail has two sources of income. One source is the money it makes off the business of housing inmates in the jail proper. The second source is

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

12-20-16

9 am – Court in session.

10:35 am – Walk-in to Sheriff’s Office regarding theft from residence.

10:47 am – Deputy and K-9 Alan out at Gallatin High School.

11:10 am – Abandoned car at business in Coffey.

1:13 pm – Trenton PD with rollover 911 call regarding domestic disturbance in Jamesport. Two deputies and trooper en route. Suspect left and victim not wanting to prosecute upon arrival. No

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Gallatin couple jailed for abuse, endangerment

Alex and Brooklyn Shelton, Gallatin, were arrested Dec. 15 by the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Highway Patrol. Alex, 30, was charged with class B felony abuse of a child by causing physical injury. Brooklyn, 28, was charged with class C felony endangering welfare of a child by creating a substantial risk by not seeking medical care for the child. Both were transferred to DDCRJ.

On Oct. 25,

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