April 3, 2019


Bedford Police Department
Arrests – April 3

  • 2:10 a.m. Hunter Ray Harris, 30, 1677 Vinegar Hill Rd., resisting law enforcement, possession of meth, wanted on a warrant for petition to revoke
  • 2:10 a.m. Amanda Maze, 45, 1917 12th St., criminal trespassing

Arrests – April 2

  • 6:33 p.m. Michael Turpin, 36, Oolitic, public intoxication, resisting arrest

Incidents – April 2

  • 9:01 p.m. Suspicious person in the 2910 block of 5th Street
  • 8:31 p.m. Off-duty assist at I and 20th streets
  • 8:20 p.m. Medical emergency in the 20th Street of P Street. An IU Health Hospital ambulance responded
  • 8:14 p.m. Suspicious person at I and 20th streets
  • 8:06 p.m. Unwanted person at Arby’s
  • 7:57 p.m. Offense against a child in the 2020 block of H Street
  • 7:48 p.m. Traffic stop at N and 18th streets
  • 7:09 p.m. Found property in the 1610 block of K Street
  • 6:36 p.m. Utility problem at N and 6th Street
  • 6:33 p.m. Report of an intoxicated person at Bender Lumber. A male was arrested
  • 6:12 p.m. Officers made extra patrols at Bedford Federal Savings
  • 5:56 p.m. Information report taken at I and 17th streets
  • 5:41 p.m. 911 hang-up call in the 1600 block of 13th Street
  • 5:28 p.m. Illegal burning in the 2100 block of 24th Street. The fire was put out
  • 5:14 p.m. Traffic stop at 16th and G streets
  • 4:04 p.m. Officers made extra patrols at McAlister’s Deli
  • 3:51 p.m. Agency assist at R and 28th street
  • 3:40 p.m. Off-duty assist at Courthouse Plaza
  • 3:06 p.m. Parking problem at N and 17th Street
  • 2:45 p.m. Fire alarm sounding at IU Health Hospital. It was a false alarm, a child pulled the alarm
  • 2:37 p.m. School patrols
  • 2:34 p.m. Medical emergency in the 1920 block of Fifth Street
  • 2 p.m. Off-duty assist in the 5520 block of US 50 East
  • 2:07 p.m. 911 call at State Road 450 and Williams Road. The call was transferred to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department
  • 1:17 p.m. 911 call in the 180 block of HelMar Drive. The call was transferred to Mitchell Police Department
  • 1:17 p.m. Traffic stop at 16th and L streets
  • 11:48 a.m. Parking problem in the 510 block of W Street
  • 11:32 a.m. Alarm sounding in the 700 block of U Street
  • 10:49 a.m. Medical emergency at Root’s Motel. An AMR ambulance responded
  • 10:11 a.m. Theft in the 2410 block of K Street
  • 10:03 a.m. Welfare check requested at the Bedford Public Library
  • 9:22 a.m. Information report in the 1610 block of K Street
  • 7:41 a.m. Medical emergency in the 3320 block of 23rd Street
  • 7:18 a.m. School patrols in the 2010 block of F Street
  • 7:13 a.m. Medical emergency in the 2040 block of Plaza Drive. An IU Health Hospital ambulance
  • 3:32 a.m. Traffic stop at 8th Street and John Williams Boulevard. Noah Seiler, 21, Oolitic, driving while driver’s license suspended
  • 3:07 a.m. Suspicious person in the 520 block of H Street
  • 2:35 a.m. Officers were out with a person at 14th and J streets
  • 2:15 a.m. Officers were out with a person at CVS Pharmacy
  • 1:39 a.m. Officers were out with a person at 32nd Street and Washington Avenue
  • 12:51 a.m. Traffic stop at 15th and L streets

Incidents – April 1

  • 11:55 p.m. Medical emergency in the 4020 block of Mitchell Road

Accidents – April 2

  • 3:14 p.m. Property damage accident at State Road 37 and John Williams Boulevard
  • 3:01 p.m. Property damage accident at Hoosier Hills Credit Union
  • 12:25 p.m. Property damage accident in the 1600 block of J Street

Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department
Arrests – April 3

  • 4:50 a.m. Richard Chandler, 31, Bloomington, possession of cocaine or a narcotic drug, unlawful possession of a syringe, synthetic ID deception
  • 4:50 a.m. Jared Lentz, 29, Bloomington, possession of meth, unlawful possession of a syringe

Arrests – April 2

  • 3:40 p.m. Mathew Wilson, 27, 310 Liberty Bell St., wanted on a warrant for failure to appear
  • 7 p.m. Cheryl Smith, 39, Mitchell, possession of meth, possession of a controlled substance, possession of cocaine or a narcotic drug, operating a vehicle while driver’s license suspended
  • 8:03 p.m. Timothy Grubb, 47, 2113 Tunnelton Rd., dealing meth, possession of meth, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a handgun without a license, possession of drug paraphernalia

Incidents – April 2

  • 5:43 a.m. Request for an officer to the Mitchell McDonald’s because a male was peeing in the parking lot
  • 6:03 a.m. Medical alarm sounding in the 840 block of Smith Avenue in Oolitic
  • 6:42 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols at Springville Elementary
  • 6:57 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols at Fayetteville Elementary
  • 7:09 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols at Needmore Elementary
  • 7:41 a.m. Medical emergency in the 3320 block of 23rd Street
  • 8:24 a.m. Traffic stop at Sieboldt Quarry near Cornerstone Church
  • 8:48 a.m. Traffic stop at Dixie Highway at Cresthaven Cemetery. Troy L. Bell, Orleans, was cited for speeding
  • 9:08 a.m. Follow up investigation by animal control in the 30 block of Sams Road
  • 9:47 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols on Dixie Highway
  • 10:27 a.m. Protective order violation at the jail. An inmate had written a letter to a victim of a crime
  • 10:36 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols on Yockey Road because of extra traffic on the road due to construction
  • 10:49 a.m. Lift assist in the 4020 block of Mitchell Road at Roots Motel
  • 11:58 a.m. Deputies made extra patrols at BNL High School
  • 1:16 p.m. Medical emergency in the 190 block of HelMar Drive. A female had fallen
  • 1:23 p.m. Controlled fire in the 12320 block of Williams Road
  • 1:24 p.m. Request for animal control to the 20 block of Grace Lane because the neighbor’s husky is loose again. A citation was issued to Ross Barnes for animal running at large
  • 1:49 p.m. Report of a large piece of machinery destroying all the construction barriers northbound on State Road 37 from Kentucky Fried Chicken in Mitchell
  • 2:08 p.m. Erratic driver in a large fertilizer truck on State Road 450 in the area of Rocky’s Auto
  • 2:25 p.m. Citizen assist in the 170 block of Dale Street
  • 2:40 p.m. Report of an erratic driver on State Road 37 and Washboard Road
  • 3:28 p.m. Officers were out with a person at Plaza Court
  • 3:34 p.m. Request for animal control in the 430 block of Sugar Hill Addition for a stray beagle
  • 4:48 p.m. Animal control requested to the 740 block of East Grissom Road. The caller says a small chihuahua mix was killing her chickens
  • 4:53 p.m. Report of harassment in the 1500 block of Old State Road 60 West. The caller says a female is harassing him by driving by the house and flipping him off. The vehicle is owned by both the female and him and she had another male in the vehicle and if the male steps foot on his property he will “beat his a**” if he catches him in the vehicle with the female
  • 4:59 p.m. Traffic stop in the 1240 block of West Main Street in the Rulers parking lot in Mitchell
  • 5:04 p.m. Controlled fire in the 3100 block of Rager Road
  • 5:22 p.m. Officers made extra patrols on Yockey Road
  • 5:28 p.m. Juvenile problem in the 5610 block of Port Williams Road. A 16-year-old female was out of control and threating to hit the caller. The juvenile left the home walking on US 50 towards Bedord. The juvenile was found on Kings Ridge Road and US 50 and was taken home
  • 5:40 p.m. Request for animal control at BNL High School. Cattle were out on State Road 58
  • 6:33 p.m. Traffic stop in the 10 block of Brick Street in Springville. A big truck was parked too close to the highway on State Road 54. The department has received several complaints regarding the vehicle over the past month. Police say the truck was parked legally in a driveway
  • 6:54 p.m. Medical emergency in the 400 block of North Shawswick Station. The caller says their friend is unresponsive. The 63-year-old female has just finished radiation and is a diabetic and been sick with the flu
  • 7:20 p.m. Vandalism of Brown Street
  • 7:29 p.m. Report of an erratic driver in a silver car and a silver truck racing and passing on the double yellow line on US 50 at D&D Star Stop
  • 8:02 p.m. Unwanted person in the 320 block of Bartlett Drive. The caller says a female had broken into the house. Police say both caller and the female are legal occupants of the home
  • 8:45 p.m. 911 hang-up call at East Oolitic Road. The dispatcher texted the caller and a female motorist reported another vehicle had ran them off the road
  • 9:16 p.m. Agency assist at Teke Burton Drive and West Main Street
  • 9:37 p.m. Agency assist in the 8980 block of State Road 450 in Martin COunty. A 53-year-old female had fallen and was complaining of pain. Indian Creek VFD was then told to disregard Shoals VFD was on the scene
  • 9:56 p.m. A male as on station with his daughter to report an incident that happened at BNL High School. The two were told to report it to the school resource officer
  • 10:13 p.m. Citizen dispute in the 1450 block of Norman Road. The caller says his sister is threatening to get rid of his stuff from the home he has been kicked out of. The sister agreed to let him come out tomorrow and get his belongings
  • 10:36 p.m. Traffic stop at State Road 37 at the Sinclair station

Incidents- April 2

  • 12:32 a.m. A deputy transported an inmate to the hospital for treatment
  • 2:35 a.m. A deputy assisted Indiana State Police on a traffic stop at State Road 37 and State Road 60 East
  • 3:46 a.m. Noise complaint in the 910 block of Walnut Street in Oolitic. The caller says the neighbor’s dogs will not stop barking. The owner put the dogs up for the night

Accidents – April 3

  • 6:20 a.m. Car/deer accident on State Road 60 at Spring Mill State Park
  • 6:28 a.m. Property damage accident on Old State Road 37 at the Lawrence/Monroe County line. The motorist had struck furniture in the roadway
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