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Recent Arrests by the Scott County Sheriff's Office


Scott County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Jerry Goodin

News Release


111 South First Street                                   Date 04/30/2021

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170


Immediate Release


Recent Arrests by the Scott County Sheriff's Office

Scott County-On April 29, 2021, Deputies Josh Juliot and Jessica Dickey and Major Joe Guarneri responded to a motor vehicle accident in rural Scott County.  Upon arrival an investigation led to the arrest of Patricia Keith for Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia and Maintaining a Common Nuisance. 

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On April 30, 2021, Deputy Skylar Thompson attempted to conduct a traffic stop in Austin.  As Deputy Thompson attempted to make the stop the driver of the vehicle refused to pull over and a short pursuit occurred.  Shortly thereafter the vehicle stopped and the driver was taken into custody, David Barrett, 46, of Austin was arrested for Resisting Law Enforcement Using a Vehicle, Reckless Driving, Criminal Confinement Using a Vehicle and Counterfeiting/Forgery. 

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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.