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November 15, 2018

11/5/2018 1:00:00 PM
3 arrested after driver fails to stop after crash

Three people were arrested after the driver of their car was involved in a crash and did not stop.

Christopher Eric Craig, II, 25, 9485 W CR 75 E, Deputy is charged with possession of meth, an F6; of marijuana, a B misdemeanor; leaving the scene of an accident after hitting a mailbox, a B misdemeanor; and possession of paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor. According to the police report, Craig said he didn't stop because he got scared because an officer witnessed the incident.

His two passengers were also arrested. Joseph A. Lawson, Jr., 57, 1334 Country Manor, NV, was charged with meth, an F6; and visiting a common nuisance, a B misdemeanor.

Cori Adkins, 32, 10202 E Legal Tender Rd, Elizabethtown, faces possession of meth, an F6; of synthetic drug, an A misdemeanor; of marijuana and visiting a common nuisance, a B misdemeanor; and of paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor.

Other recent charges include Jason Perry, 35, 110 Hoosier St, NV, charged with burglary, an F5; and theft of firearm and residential entry, F6s. Officers were called to 912 E O&M Ave, NV for a burglary progress. Three people were found walking in the area, one of which was Perry.

Jeremy W. Mitchell, 35, 323 Hickory Way, NV is charged with burglary, an F4; and theft, an A misdemeanor.

John Jeffery Bates, 38, 787 Tudor Pl, NV is charged with domestic battery with prior and battery with prior, F5s; and domestic battery committed in presence of a child under 16, an F6. The incident involved an ex-girlfriend and alcohol.

Brian S. Tomlinson, 52, 4640 N CR 575 W, NV is charged with possession of meth, an F6 found in a traffic stop.

Cory Alexander Short, 43, 335 W CR 400 S, NV is charged with auto theft, an F6; and resisting, an A misdemeanor.

Billy J. Cathey, 26, of Vernon is charged with meth, an F6; and paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor. Officers went to the home after a 9-1-1 hang-up.

Jacob Allen Creamer, 27, 370 S Hickory Hill Dr, NV, possession or use of legend drug, an F6; operating intoxicated, an A misdemeanor; and reckless driving, a C misdemeanor. Apparently, Creamer almost hit an officer's car driving to work.

Derek C. Craft, 30, 201 Hoosier St, NV, possession of syringe and theft with prior, F6s; and paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor. Officers were called to CVS for a shoplifter who ran from the store, Craft was tracked down about a block away.

Chasity Nicole Galbraith, 31, theft with prior, an F6, for allegedly taking a wallet from out of a purse belonging to a library patron.

James Robert Alexander Watkins III, 30, of Madison is charged with theft with prior from allegedly taking gloves from Casey's.

Hollie Lynne Harris, 26, of Columbus, meth, an F6; and paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor. Items were found in a traffic stop for a stolen vehicle in which she was a passenger.

Tarena Ann McClure, 59, 3565 W CR 550 Butlerville, maintaining a common nuisance, an F6. She is the mother of and lived with 2 men charged with drug crimes.

Leigh Anne Bilhymer, 48, 3788 E 79th St, Indy, possession of narcotic drug, an F6; driving suspended, an A misdemeanor; and possession of paraphernalia, a C misdemeanor. Items were found in a traffic stop.

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