Jasper County Arrest Log
MONTICELLO — A contractor had to be rescued Saturday morning from the top of a nearly 350-foot-tall wind turbine after he suffered a medical emergency while working on a piece of equipment.
JASPER COUNTY — A Wheatfield man caught sleeping in his car by a Jasper County Sheriff deputy was arrested for possession of methamphetamine this week.
RENSSELAER — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest on Sept. 15, on two warrants issued by the Jasper Superior Court on June 23 for Shawn L. McGan, 34, with an address in Napa, Idaho.
KENTLAND — Christopher Mathis, one of the five people originally charged in the March 30, 2019 murder of Nicole Bowen, accepted a plea agreement and has been released after being sentenced to time served.
JASPER COUNTY — A Rensselaer man was arrested for burglary, residential entry and criminal mischief last week after Jasper County Sheriff’s Department deputies investigated a residential alarm in November.
JASPER COUNTY — A DeMotte man pleaded guilty to murdering his wife during a pretrial conference Friday afternoon in the Jasper County Circuit Court.
JASPER COUNTY — A Rensselaer man has admitted to a charge of child molesting, with the incident first reported to the Jasper County Sheriff’s Department on July 27.
KENTLAND — A local Methamphetamine distributor arrested in April during an investigation by the Newton County Drug Task Force (U.N.I.T.) was sentenced to 18 years after pleading guilty to drug charges.
RENSSELAER — The Rensselaer Police Department will participate in the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement mobilization.
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