The Harlan Police Department today (Wednesday), released a report on several recent arrests. Officials say 24 year old Skyler Andrews, of Irwin, was arrested Sunday, when officers were called to a disturbance in the 1000th block of 6th Street. Andrews was charged with assault for allegedly threatening Brandon Buelt, of Exira, and also with public intoxication and interference with official acts. Andrews was transported to the Shelby County Jail.
On Saturday, 40 year old Curtis Baldwin, of Harlan, was arrested when police received reports of a male subject climbing the fire escape at 603 Court Street. Officers found Baldwin inside an apartment from which he had been previously evicted. He was charged with trespass and taken to the Shelby County Jail.
Last Thursday, July 18th, 38 year old Shawn Schechinger, of Harlan, was arrested on an active Shelby County warrant and taken to the Shelby County Jail. That same day, 21 year old Logan Ford, of Hattiesburg, MS, was arrested on an active Shelby County warrant stemming from an altercation with Daniel Cagle on July 12th. Ford was transported to the Shelby County Jail. 25 year old Derri Vohs, of Harlan, was arrested on Tuesday, July 16th following a traffic stop. Vohs was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and carrying weapons. She was taken to the Shelby County Jail.
Police in Harlan also cited two individuals for varying offenses. 33-year old Ryan Polley, of Harlan, was cited July 14th for illegal use of fireworks, and on July 13th, 17-year old Alexander McLaughlin, of Harlan, was cited for being a Minor In Possession of tobacco, after he was observed allegedly smoking a cigarette while at the races. Both of the individuals received their citations and were released.