Deputies find minor battered; arrest Birdseye manJuly 14, 2014
From local sources
BIRDSEYE — Deputies called at 12:15 a.m. today to investigate a domestic incident and the possible abuse of a child arrested a Birdseye man after finding a child victim.
Taken into custody on a Level 5 felony count of battery on a minor under the age of 14 was John E. Clark, 29, of 10284 E. State Road 64. A Level 5 felony under Indiana’s new criminal code was a Class C felony prior to July 1.
The victim in the case was a young female. Additional charges are possible pending further investigation, according to deputies.
Authorities booked Clark into the Dubois County Security Center at 2:23 a.m.
Also taken into custody was Sabina M. Ballou, 35, also of the State Road 64 address. Police discovered she had an active body-attachment warrant for a small claims case in Dubois County in which she owed $465.20. She was booked into the county security center at 4:30 a.m.
The Dubois County Department of Child Services assisted.
Contact The Herald at email@example.com.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
A Jasper Police Department officer dispatched to check on a report of a possibly impaired driver...
A single vehicle crash Friday afternoon north of Loogootee killed an Indianapolis woman and...
Justin Knies doesn’t think riding a bicycle across the country is difficult. He rode nearly...
Wade Baker knows those middle and high school band students aren’t geeks at all. In fact, he...
Three meetings next week will further explore feasibility of using Hoosier Desk building for...
The Jasper police department arrested a woman on a trio of charges after using a Taser stun gun...
A drug bust in Paoli this week netted two arrests along with the recovery of five pounds of...
The 18th and final suspect wanted in the Operation Double Trouble drug sweep is in custody.