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  • Shelbyville Police Reports April 8, 2009

    Shelbyville Police Reports

    DUI

    Rene Benito Garcia, 27, of Shelbyville, was arrested April 2 on Old Mount Eden Road and charged with DUI, no operator’s license, expired registration and no insurance.

    Buddy C. Stanley, 45, of Shelbyville, was arrested April 3 at 10th and Washington Streets and charged with DUI, improper equipment, no license in possession and possession of a controlled substance (cocaine).

    Other traffic offenses

  • Local youth to drive in kart series

    Jim Howe was looking for a way to restart his go-kart team, and for that he needed a driver.

    Howe works in Louisville with Sherry Pearcy, and her son Daniel, 11, just happens to be a race enthusiast.

    “I talked some with her about it, and although Daniel had never raced before, he showed some potential,” Howe said.

  • Teen arrested after shooting at deputy

    After eluding police all night, a local teenager has been captured after a manhunt involving several police agencies.

    Jesse A. Loving, 19, is lodged in the Shelby County Detention Center, charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting incident Thursday night.

    Shelby County Sheriff Mike Armstrong said Loving fired several shots at a deputy who was trying to serve him with a warrant.

    The deputy, whom Armstrong declined to name, was not hit by the bullets and was not injured.

  • Shelby County Grand Jury Indictments

    Shelby County Grand Jury Indictments

    Salomon Caballero Gomez of Shelbyville was indicted for murder.

    Christopher L. Coulter of Shelbyville was indicted for second-degree burglary and second-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

    Angela M. Winstead of Shelbyville was indicted for flagrant nonsupport.

    David Chesser of Taylorsville was charged by the Shelby Circuit Court with flagrant nonsupport.

  • New postal facility opening delayed

    The date for the opening of a new postal facility on Boone’s Station has been delayed.

    The new Contract Postal Unit (CPU) was scheduled to open on Thursday, April 16,  at 215 Boone Station Road at Mark's Hallmark in Highpoint Center. The new opening date Is Monday, April 20.

    Shelbyville Postmistress Lisa Newton said the ribbon cutting and open house complete with refreshments will still take place on opening day at 1 p.m. The public is invited-and encouraged-to attend.

    For more information, call 633-3325.

     

  • Rockets top Mercer, 9-5

    Last season the SCHS baseball team struggled to score runs with two out, but this year the Rockets crave the clutch situation.

    In Thursday's 9-5 victory over Mercer County (4-5), Shelby County (7-3) scored eight runs with two outs.

    Although those runs didn't come in one outburst, they did come in bunches.

  • Shelbyville Police Reports April 15, 2009

    Shelbyville Police Reports

    DUI

    Aaron Bruner, 35, of Waddy, was arrested April 12 on 7th Street and charged with DUI, first offense.

    Alcohol Intoxication

    Jeffrey Popp, 34, of Shelbyville, was arrested April 9 at Village Plaza and charged with alcohol intoxication and disorderly conduct.

    Moses Lopez, 29, of Shelbyville,  was arrested April 14 at 8th and Main streets and charged with alcohol intoxication.

    Other

  • Crime stoppers ask for info on skid loader theft

    A John Deere 250 skip loader has been stolen from the Todds Point area.

    The theft occurred between March 19 and April 8. The owner cannot narrow the time frame down more than that because he was on vacation.

    The loader was taken from the owner's barn. The loader has several distinguishing features.

    It has between 400 and 500 hours on it and is a 2001 model in very good condition. The headliner is falling out, and the right front tire has a bad gash in it. A hydraulic hose has been wrapped with garden hose.

  • Don't mock me: These are simply uneducated guesses for the 2009 NFL Draft

    The NFL Draft is April 25-26, here are one football-phile's opinions about how the day selections will fall in the first round. This is the second of two parts.

    17. New York Jets (9-7): Darrius Heyward-Bey, WR, Maryland

  • Teen arrested for shooting at deputy