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Crimes, arrests, accidents (December 24, 2013)

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• Burglary

• 400 block of Hurricane Street: Police responded at 9:06 a.m. Sunday to a report of a burglary to a business.

• 100 block of West Adams Street: Police responded at 5:11 p.m. Friday to a report of someone attempting to break into a residence through two windows.

Criminal mischief

• 200 block of North Milford Drive: Police responded at 8:23 a.m. Sunday to a report of someone illegally driving onto property and damaging the yard.

• 3200 block of Sextant Drive: Police responded at 9:52 a.m. Friday to a report of someone shooting through windows at a vacant property with a BB gun or a small pellet gun.

Domestic battery

• 500 block of East King Street: Police responded at 4:08 a.m. Sunday to a report of domestic battery. A woman at Johnson Memorial Hospital was getting stitches to her right ear following a fight. A man was arrested on charges of domestic battery, strangulation and intimidation. Drug paraphernalia was also found at his house, according to the report.


• Walmart, 2125 N. Morton St.: Police responded at 8:41 a.m. Sunday to a report of a juvenile arrested on a charge of theft. According to the report, she was accused of attempting to steal pregnancy tests.

• Walmart, 2125 N. Morton St.: Police responded at 7:40 p.m. Friday to a report of shoplifting. A woman was arrested for attempting to steal $720.76 worth merchandise, according to the report.

• Pickett Industries, 200 E. Earlywood Drive: Police responded at 11:58 a.m.

• Friday to a report of someone breaking into storage containers on the property.

• Dollar Tree, 2239 N. Morton St.:  Police responded at 11:39 a.m. Friday to a report of shoplifting. Three people were apprehended and allowed to leave because the store manager did not want to press charges. The merchandise was returned. All three were given trespass warnings.

Property-damage accidents

• 7:40 p.m. Sunday — U.S. 31 and Nineveh Road

• 2:33 p.m. Sunday — I-65 at exit 90B

• Noon Sunday — 415 Mallory Parkway

• 11:45 a.m. Saturday — U.S. 31 and Acorn Road

• 3:30 p.m. Friday — Hurricane Road and Cedarmill Drive

Johnson County

Criminal mischief

• County Road 700W and Division Road, Bargersville: Police responded at 12:44 p.m. Saturday to a report of a damaged vehicle.

Drunken driving

• Police responded at 1:08 a.m. Sunday to a report of a disabled vehicle at Fairview Road and Leisure Lane. A driver had driven past a barricaded area and into water but backed out of the water. He then was unable to restart the car. Two children, ages 1 and 2, were in the vehicle, according to the report. The driver was arrested on a charge of operating while intoxicated.


• 5200 block of Kathie Court: Police responded at 1:05 p.m. Friday to a report of a purse with a checkbook and identification stolen from a home.

Jail bookings

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

• James Rodney Stout, 24, 1016 S. Morgantown Road, Greenwood; arrested on a Hendricks County warrant; held without bond.

• Jess D. Eickleberry, 42, 918 E. Colonial Manor Drive, Greensburg; arrested on a warrant for failure to appear in court; held without bond.

• David Allen Swift, 26, 725 Wooddale Terrace, Apt. 10, Greenwood; arrested on two charges of contempt of court and on a warrant for failing to appear in court; $1,634.50 bond.

• Alejandro M. Colin, 18, 775 Riverside Drive, Apt. 8, Greenwood; arrested on a charge of driving without ever receiving a license; held on $1,000 bond.

• Rachel Lee Wells, 18, 4801 Krestridge Court West, Bargersville; arrested on charges of possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia; held on $2,000 bond.

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

• Michael J. Summitt, 24, 6241 Granner Drive, Indianapolis; also arrested on charges of disarming a law enforcement officer, disorderly conduct, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and reckless driving; held on $8,000 bond.

• Nathan Charles Ditsworth, 30, 1529 W. Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis; also arrested on a charge of legend drug deception; held on $4,000 bond.

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