Police, Fire – November 18


Traffic hazard

400 block of Westview Drive: Police responded at 10 a.m. Thursday to a report that a chicken was attempting to cross the road. The chicken retreated and was not cooperative.


Property-damage accidents

12:02 p.m. Thursday — 1000 block of W. Jefferson Street.


  • 2700 block of Branigin Creek Boulevard: A man reported at 2:25 p.m. Thursday that he was missing prescriptions from his mail.
  • 900 block of Youngs Creek Drive: A man reported at 12:36 a.m. Friday that he left his phone in a cart in the Kroger supermarket. The phone was tracked to the home of a cart employee who had taken it home. The employee was issued a summons to appear in court.



1200 block of N. Emerson Avenue: A man reported at 4:16 p.m. Thursday that a debit card was used fraudulently.


100 block of W. Pearl Street: Police responded at 2:20 p.m. Thursday to a report of theft.

Johnson County


5200 block of Tony Court, Greenwood: A man reported at 6:54 p.m. Wednesday that his car’s license plate was missing.

Jail bookings

The following people recently were arrested and booked into the Johnson County jail:

Troy D. Elleman, 27, 205 S. 4th Ave., Beech Grove; arrested on charges of driving without ever receiving a license and reckless driving; held on $2,000 bond.

Gary Guenthenspberger,58, 6381 S. County Road 1000W., Hartsville; arrested on a charge of conversion; released on $250 bond.

Kyle Lenzly Roberts, 39, Edinburgh; arrested on a charge of bond forfeiture; held without bond.

Daniel Alan Boucher, 46, 15321 S. County Road 200W., Columbus; arrested on a charge of contempt of court; held on $3,000 bond.

Debra E. Egan, 56, 2184 Longleaf Drive, Greenwood; arrested on a charge of probation revocation; held on $250 bond.

Jacob C. Dhondt, 32, 70 W. Main St., Greenwood; arrested on a charge of contempt of court; released on $250 bond.

John M. Vermeulen, 53, 71 Park Forest Drive S., Franklin; arrested on a charge of violation of community corrections; held without bond.

Shane Christian Coffman, 25, Greenwood; arrested on a charge of domestic battery; released on $1,000 bond.

Kendal Allen Ladd, 21, 1944 Peck St., Greenwood; arrested on a charge of public intoxication; held on $1,000 bond.

Jason Kevin Weber, 25, 502 S.Walnut St., Apt. 2, Seymour; arrested on charges of possession of paraphernalia and criminal mischief; bond information unavailable.

The following person recently was arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated and booked into jail:

Brett M. Maggard, 26, 5891 W. Division Road, Morgantown; released on $250 bond.