Man accused of residential entry, violating order

From Local Sources

Jeremy Steinhart

JASPER — Police arrested a man early Sunday morning, accusing him of violating a protective order and residential entry.

A complainant came to the Jasper Police Station at 12:40 a.m. to report a protective order violation, with Jeremy A. Steinhart, 29, 275 S. 400W, Jasper, as the suspect.

While paperwork was being completed, police said, city dispatch received a call reporting a possible break-in on Cedarcrest Court.

Officers who responded at 2:26 a.m. reported making contact with the victim who alleged Steinhart, her ex-boyfriend, broke into and was inside the residence. Police located Steinhart inside the residence and took him into custody.

Authorities booked Steinhart into the Dubois County Security Center at 2:50 a.m. on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of residential entry and a preliminary misdemeanor count of invasion of privacy.

The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department and Indiana State Police assisted.

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