Warrant charges woman with neglect, failure to report

From Local Sources


HUNTINGBURG — A Huntingburg woman was booked Friday into the Dubois County Security Center on a warrant charging her with neglect and failure to make a report.

The Huntingburg Police Department investigated the case involving Michele R. Wright, 45, 1304 N. Chestnut St., Huntingburg, and a female juvenile.

The investigation launched Aug. 3 resulted in a warrant being issued Sept. 17 in Dubois Circuit Court charging Wright with a Level 6 felony count of neglect of a dependent and a misdemeanor count of failure to make a report.

Authorities booked Wright into the security center at 2:27 p.m. Friday on the active warrant. She posted bond a short time later and appeared for an initial hearing Monday in which her next court appearance was set for Oct. 21.

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