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Jasonville Man Arrested After Threatening Officers
Updated June 9, 2015 7:58 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(JASONVILLE) - A Jasonville man was arrested after he left the scene of an accident and threatened police.

29-year-old Joshua Gilbert is facing charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, disorderly conduct, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, four counts of intimidation on a public servant and two counts of resisting law enforcement.

The incident began around 12:30 a.m. Sunday, when a Sullivan and Farmersburg officer were called to an accident.

Gilbert had allegedly struck a parked car and then attempted to flee the scene after getting into an argument with the owner of the vehicle.

Gilbert was located on the 300-block of Jackson Street outside his vehicle, reportedly intoxicated.

When the officers began to arrest him, Gilbert reportedly started shaking telling officer he had a medical condition.

An ambulance responded. Once at the hospital Gilbert allegedly became combative with police and hospital staff and threatened to burn down the police officer's homes.

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