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3/18/2013 10:34:00 AM
Sexual misconduct, drugs, burglary charges are filed

Brandon W. Bowerly, 26, 5755 N CR 750 E, Butlerville has been charged with sexual misconduct with a minor, a B felony. Bond is set at $40,000.00.
Dylan Dewayne Lark, 21, 53 Noon Dr, NV is charged with possession of marijuana, possession of a legend drug (Clonazepam) and unlawful possession or use of a legend drug (Ibuprofen), D felonies. He was arrested after being pulled over for disregarding a stop sign at 300 N-SR 7.
Michael D. Webb, 36, 630 Peak Ave, Seymour is charged with unlawful possession of a syringe, a D felony; possession of a controlled substance (Alprazo-lam), a D felony; and possession of marijuana, an A misdemeanor. The manager at the Comfort Inn called the police and EMS to check on a man that was passed out, unresponsive, in his room past his check-out time. Webb was allegedly found alone with the contraband.
Joseph Patrick Thompson, 472 S Wood-lawn Dr, NV is charged with possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of syringe, both D felonies; and possession of marijuana, an A misdemeanor.
John F. Dearborn, 285 W Hayden Pike, NV is charged with neglect of a dependent, a D felony.
James Jerrel Clark, 28, 285 S CR 90 W, NV is charged with unlawful possession of syringe and of maintaining a common nuisance, D felonies. Police obtained a warrant to search Clark's residence after receiving a report about drug use.
Teresa M. Lamb, 48, 2550 N CR 550 E, Butlerville is charged with receiving stolen property
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(Greg Duke's ATV), a D felony; possession of marijuana, an A misdemeanor; and possession of paraphernalia, an A misdemeanor. Police found the ATV after serving a search warrant at the residence.
Jason Lee Miller, 31, 489 Locustwood Dr, NV is charged with burglary of Richard C. Hibbs' dwelling, a B felony; theft (of a purse and its contents, medication, mail, Social Security card, jewelry, knives, rosetti purse, and various DVDs), a D felony; and failure to stop after accident resulting in non-vehicle damage, a B misdemeanor. David Gadd reported that someone drove through his yard and the description of the vehicle allegedly matched that of Miller's. Upon stopping at Miller's residence to check on the report, Police encountered Amanda Miller who let the officers inside to discuss the incident. Once inside, officers allegedly noticed several items with Hibbs' name and began an investigation on the objects in question.
James D. Hatcher, 39, 720 Country Manor, NV is charged with dealing in a schedule II controlled substance (Oxycodone), a B felony; dealing in a schedule IV controlled substance (Diazepam), a B felony; and maintaining a common nuisance, a D felony. An informant allegedly aided police in gathering evidence. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Bond set at $40,000.
Michael Dewayne Pope, 22, 6185 S CR 640 W, Commiskey is charged with theft of Sarah Thomas' Nintendo DS, a D felony, and receiving stolen property, a D felony. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Bond set at $10,000.00.
Michael Wayne Isenhower, 29, 223 Sunnyside Dr, NV is charged with theft (Timothy Lawson's movies, collectible cars, and a game cube and games), a D felony
A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Bond set at $10,000.00.
Joshua Warren Olmstead, 23, 1170 W CR 500 S, Columbus is charged with burglary of Emilio Bautista's residence, a C felony, and theft of Karen Summer's 1995 Nissan Truck, a D felony.
Tonya Anne Amick, 39, 263 E Walnut St, NV is charged with burglary of Christina M. Morales' residence, a C felony; residential entry, a D felony; and theft (hot pink piggy bank, X Box 360 game console, and jewelry), a D felony. An alleged tip from a citizen and a security camera video from a nearby store led police to Amick. A warrant has been issued for her arrest.
She is to be held without bond.
While police were questioning her about the above events, she allegedly admitted to cashing a forged check of Roscoe Shepherd's, who was letting her stay at his apartment because he knew her father, she was homeless and he felt sorry for her. She was charged with forgery, a C felony, and of theft, a D felony.



Reader Comments

Posted: Monday, March 25, 2013
Article comment by: Ben Voiles

I wonder if I could be busted for carrying some of my wife's medication in the car if she isn't with me. We keep an emergency supply medications in the car, including syringes. Sure makes me cautious about entering Jennings County. What is the law about having a syringe? You can buy them over the counter but it is a felony to have one? Doesn't make sense. I also carry epinephrine with me 24 hours a day and it is prescribed, but it comes in a large kit so it is practical to carry the box that has the prescribing information on it. Oddly I've crossed the border from Mexico many times carrying various medications and every time Customs has been nothing but nice to me. In fact, you can still take tour buses to Mexico just to buy medicines. I wonder if Dylan Lark has a criminal history of some sort because it sure sounds like selective enforcement.

Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013
Article comment by: Chad P

A "legend drug" is prescription. So, my assumption is that in Indiana it is a felony to carry a prescription that isn't yours? I sure hope i don't get pulled over taking a sick person their meds!

Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013
Article comment by: Kristy Thurston

If anyone bothered to ever research their own questions, they might learn a few things. "Legend drug" is just another term for "prescription drug." So, basically, he had a prescription for a high dosage of ibuprofen that (probably) wasn't his. I'm pretty sure the cops know what they're doing.

Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013
Article comment by: Bryce Jackson

I think a reporter or perhaps the editor should contact the prosecutor's office or Jennings County Sher­iff's Deputy Mike Mowery (the arresting officer) and attempt to get an explanation or comment on this ibuprofen business. There seems to some interest in the charge.
Maybe there's one word missing there from in front of ibuprofen: prescription. Ibuprofen otc is limited to 200mg, or higher by prescription, according to Wikipedia. I suspect the Ibuprofen users can relax, I doubt it was simply a bottle of otc Advil that led to this charge. Or perhaps it was hydrocodone with ibuprofen, and someone got lazy putting together this blotter...


Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013
Article comment by: Ben Voiles

Possession of ibuprofen a felony? Do they really plan on taking that to court? I carry a bottle of it with me in my car. I'll be sure to clean my car before entering Jennings County. In Indiana the sentence for a Class D felony is six months to three years. I think it would be a huge waste of taxpayer money if he is sent to prison for Motrin. If I received three years for every Motrin I ever took I estimate I would be in prison about 500,000 years, in Indiana with good behavior I could get out in half that time, so I guess that would be fair. I imagine 99 percent of all adults at one time or another have taken a prescription drug that was not prescribed to them or was prescribed for a different purpose. Do they deserve a felony conviction? Just yesterday a friend of mine found out I was sick so he brought me over some professional samples of an antibiotic. He didn't write a prescription so I guess in Indiana we would both be guilty of a felony. Maybe the police in Jennings County have too much time on their hands if they are charging somebody with a felony for Motrin.


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