For The Record: 8/2

Arrests

JASPER — A 24-year-old Loogootee man faces a felony charge after allegedly battering a 9-month-old boy.

Griffey

Authorities say Arvel R. Griffey Jr. battered the child in a car while Griffey was being taken back to the Dubois County Community Corrections Center. The young boy’s injury caused his genitalia to bleed and swell, according to the Indiana State Police.

Griffey was booked into the Dubois County Security Center just before 8 p.m. Friday on suspicion of battery resulting in serious bodily injury to a person less than 14 years of age.

 

 

 


JASPER — A 38-year-old Corydon man was arrested early this morning on suspicion of drunken driving.

Jeremy Matheis was pulled over just after 3 a.m. near Fifth and Jackson streets after failing to signal a lane change. Police say Matheis admitted he had been drinking.

He was booked into the Dubois County Security Center about 5:30 a.m.


JASPER — A 64-year-old Jasper man faces a drunken-driving charge.

John Keusch of 880 Holy Family Drive was stopped just before midnight Friday near McCrillus and Fourth streets after failing to signal a lane change. Authorities say Keusch had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech, poor balance and admitted he had been drinking.   

He was not booked into the Dubois County Security Center because of a medical issue but is expected to appear in court this week. 




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