Local Police, Fire – March 28

CPD patrol car
A Dodge Charger police patrol car. From neighborhood spats, to seat-belt enforcement and criminal activity, the Columbus Police Department has been directed to be more proactive in its work with the public. The idea is to make a difference in the community before problems escalate, or even start. (Joe Harpring | The Republic)

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information was summarized from the records of city, county and state police, fire and hospital agencies.



Megan Jo Daywalt, 19, 261 N. Ross St., operating a vehicle while intoxicated and possession of marijuana, 12:38 a.m., by the Columbus Police Department, released on $6,000 bond.

Eric E. Hunt, 22, 3839 Colonial Drive, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, 1:16 a.m., by the Columbus Police Department, released on $2,500 bond.

Andrew B. Chapple, 48, P.O. Box 119, Columbus, Bartholomew County warrant, 1:26 p.m., by the Columbus Police Department, held in lieu of $5,000 bond.

Fire medic runs


3 a.m. — Illness in the 1900 block of Taylor Road.



12:28 a.m. — Suspicious person in vehicle in the 4600 block of West Glenwood Drive.

2:59 a.m. — Disturbance in the 1300 block of Sycamore Street.