The Harlan Police Department detailed numerous recent arrests and other incidents in a Tuesday report.
On Wednesday, August 19th charges were filed with the Shelby County clerk of court by Elicia Thompson charging 40-year-old Paul Thompson of Harlan, with violation of a no contact order.
On Friday, August 21st Marvin Travis of Harlan reported his 2002 Ford Silverado was stolen from his residence in the 1200 block of 900th Street. This case remains under investigation.
On Saturday, August 22nd 26-year-old Jordan Schechinger of Harlan was arrested following a traffic stop. Schechinger was taken to the Shelby County jail where he was charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Schechinger was also cited for violating one way traffic designation, failure to display license plate, and failure to prove security against liability.
Also on Saturday, August 22nd 24-year-old Anthony Bennett of Harlan, was arrested on an active Shelby County warrant for probation violation and controlled substance violation. Bennett was taken to the Shelby County Jail.
On Sunday, August 23rd Officers were called to the 1900 block of 19th Street for a vehicle belonging to Danielle Holloway that had been vandalized and items taken from inside the vehicle. This case is still under investigation.
On Monday, August 24th 36-year-old Philip Dau of Harlan was arrested when officers were called to the area of 12th and Industrial Avenue for a male subject who was possibly intoxicated and had entered a property and was teasing the resident’s dog. Dau was taken into custody and transported to the Shelby County Jail where he was charged with intoxication in public, 4th offense.