Man charged with making false statement

From Local Sources


JASPER — Police jailed a Dubois man last week on a warrant charging him with making a false statement on a criminal history form.

A warrant charging Charles D. Fight, 33, 6220 N. State Road 545, Dubois, with four Level 6 felony counts of making a false statement on a criminal history form was issued out of Dubois Circuit Court on Aug. 13 after Fight had attempted to purchase a handgun July 4 at a Jasper business.

The Indiana State Police investigated the case involving the criminal history check through the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Fight, who has several additional pending cases in Dubois County, appeared in court Aug. 20 and had his next court appearance set for Sept. 4. He remains lodged in the Dubois County Security Center with bond set at $750.

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