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Recent Arrests For The Scott County Sheriff's Office


Scott County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Jerry Goodin

News Release


111 South First Street                                                                   Date 09/16/2019

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170


Immediate Release


Recent Arrests For The Scott County Sheriff’s Office


Scott County-On September 12, 2019, Deputy John Hartman, Deputy Zachary Brown and Lieutenant Shawn Mayer responded to a motor vehicle accident on Johnny Johnson Road. Upon arrival an investigation led to the arrest of John Ohara, 32, of North Augusta, South Carolina for an Out of State Warrant, Leaving the Scene of an Accident and Public Intoxication.

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On September 13, 2019, Deputies Skylar Thompson, John Smith and Zachary Brown responded to the intersection of Shea Road and Blocher Road for a vehicle sitting in the middle of the roadway. An investigation led to the arrest of Thomas Stamper, 69, of Lexington for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.

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Contact Sheriff Jerry Goodin at Scott County Sheriff’s Office (812)752-8400

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.