Rushville Republican

November 23, 2012

Police blotter 111912

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Rushville Police Department


10:08 a.m.: Accident reported in the 1000 block of North Perkins Street.

11:16 a.m.: Criminal conversion reported in the 200 block of West 15th Street.

3:01 p.m.: Accident reported in the 1800 block of North Main Street.

3:57 p.m.: Kent A. Carfield, 51, of Rushville, was cited for disregarding a lighted traffic signal on North Main Street near Conrad Harcourt Way. Carfield was later arrested on multiple charges of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.


11:15 a.m.: Hit and run accident reported in the 300 block of West Third Street.

1:32 p.m.: Joesph C. McKeown, 25, of Rushville, was cited in the 600 block of West First Street for speeding (46/30).


10:37 p.m.: Kenneth J. Wethington, 36, of Rushville, was cited in the 100 block of North Harrison Street for operating a motor vehicle after driving privileges were suspended.

Rush County Sheriff’s Department


6:26 a.m.: Hit and run accident reported on CR 500N near CR 500E.

9:30 a.m.: Jeffrey D. Stratton, 26, of Greenfield, was arrested on a charge of theft. A $10,000 bond was listed.

10:28 a.m.: Douglas Alan Merrill, 42, no address given, was arrested in the 1200 block of South CR 715W on a charge of a serious violent felon in possession of a firearm. No bond was listed.


1:07 a.m.: Vehicle versus deer accident reported in the 1500 block of East CR 300N.

12:43 p.m.; Fraud reported in the 4400 block of East U.S. 52.

4:12 p.m.: Hunting problem reported in CR 300E near CR 800N.

4:20 p.m.: Hunting problem reported on CR 350W near CR SR 44.


12:55 a.m.: Jessica Y. Suttles, 30, of Carthage, was arrested on a  unspecified failure to appear warrant. A $100,000 bond was listed.

Indiana State Police


1:30 p.m.: Todd Khanthamany, 19, no address given, was taken into custody on U. S. 52 near CR 350W on a charge of theft. A $10,000 bond was listed.