Articles by Chuck Ledbetter

XP: Sunoco Gas Station, 175 Market

Store owners request extra patrol of their store, especially during evening hours, in reference to recently being robbed. A suspect (Travis Murphy) has been identified and given a trespass warning for the Sunoco; however further action is pending lab analysis. THIS INFORMATION IS STRICTLY LE CONFIDENTIAL.


VC: 7800 Stacy Road

Joseph Potprocky (812-987-3773) requests Vacation Checks of 7800 Stacy Road from October 3, 2019 through April 6, 2020. He will be in Tampa, Florida. Sandra Smith (812-599-5187) has keys and permission to be on the property as well as Dustin and Logan Smith. View Attachment


XP: County Road 403 (Bus Stops)

Bus Driver Ernie with bus 4C is requesting extra patrols on County Road 403 from Stacy Road to Market Street between 0815 and 0830 hours during pick up times. The driver advised that there are vehicles passing the bus on double yellow and speeding in the area during the this time frame.


XP: North Clark Hospital 2200 Market

I spoke with the manager of the hospital today (9/18). The hospital is under new management and is moving forward at a “fast pace.” Lee Anne Howe is overseeing the project and requested extra patrol especially at night time. Lee Anne said there should be no one on site after about 7 p.m. Also, there should be no one on site taking scrap metal. Lee Anne said they recycle all metal and pay workers additional wages from recycled metal which they get during the day. Anyone on site after hours she requested trespassed and prosecuted if you have charges. Her contact info: Lee Anne Howe – North Clark Holding LLC 502-595-9752 If you have any further questions that I can’t answer she will be the point of contact. She also requested the back door (facing Edgewood) be patrolled since it is only covered by particle board. All doors should be…


Traffic Advisory for Saturday’s Pirate Fun Run

In preparation for this Saturday’s Annual Pirate Fun Run, we wanted to take a moment and share the event route and traffic details to help assist everyone with getting around Charlestown during the event. CHPD officers will be regulating the entire event route and diverting some vehicle traffic to keep everyone safe. The Fun Run will begin at approximately 8:00 am this Saturday, leaving Charlestown HS to the north toward Market Street (Hwy #3) via Pirate Place/Basham/Parkland Drive. The route will proceed north in the right lane of Market Street and turn south on Monroe Street (as the southbound lane of Monroe Street will remain closed during the event). The route then turns right onto westbound Main Street and returns to Level Street via Harrison and Water Streets (see attached graphic); before ending back at Charlestown High School. Northbound Monroe Street will remain open from SR 62 to Market Street…