458 W. Strawberry Road, Rockville, IN 47872

Phone: (765) 569-5413

Fax: (765) 569-5283

Parke County Sheriff's Office

For Emergencies Dial 911

On 1/22/20 Deputies assisted West Central Community Corrections with a search of a residence in the Tuberosa Subdivision.  Kristi Abolt (47) who was on house arrest for a prior drug charge, was found in possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia.  She was arrested and transported tot eh Parke County Jail where she is being held on a $10,000 bond.

On 1/22/20 Deputies were dispatched to a hit and run crash on the Jackson Covered Bridge.  It was determined that a large truck had driven through the bridge damaging or breaking several of the upper support beams.  Deputies were able to locate this vehicle, a large furniture delivery truck, at an address just north of the Parke County Fountain County line.  Deputies determined that Michael Dodson (38) of Indianapolis had been driving at the time of the crash.  Michael was then placed into custody for leaving the scene of a property damage crash.  Michael is being held in the Parke County Jail on bond.

On 1/22/20 Deputies responded to three vehicle accident in Lyford.  One person was transported to the hospital for injuries.  No other injuries were reported at the scene.  US41 was shut down in both directions for approximately one hour.  The investigation is ongoing as tot he cause of the accident.

On 1/20/20 Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the area of US HWY 36 and Cook Road on a vehicle with expired license plates. During the investigation the driver identified as Scott A. Taylor 40 of Brazil, IN  was arrested for an outstanding felony arrest warrant out of Clay County, Indiana and Possession of Methamphetamine.  Taylor was transported to the Parke County Jail without incident.

On 1/20/20 Deputies conducted a traffic stop on 41. During the stop, deputies identified the driver as Ronald Greene.  Deputies then located marijuana and paraphernalia inside of Greene's vehicle.  Greene was cited with a Promise to Appear and released from the scene.

01/13/20 Deputies arrested Sarah E. Embert (42) of Rockville on a warrant issued for Violation of Probation.


On 1/13/20 Deputies responded to a personal injury accident on Ferndale Rd. Deputies investigated the scene and found Michell A Tincher had been driving while intoxicated and was taken to the Parke County  Jail and charged with OWI. Bond is set at $8,000.


On 1/11/20 Deputies conducted a welfare check in rural Rockville.  Upon arriving, deputies discovered the male had a warrant out of Vermillion County.  Ryan Patterson was taken into custody, and remanded by Vermillion County Deputies without incident.  










Danny Lee Richmond

On 1/10/20 Danny Lee Richmond was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Intimidation.

Michelle A Tincher

On 1/13/20 Michelle A. Tincher was arrested for  OWI.

Sarah E. Embert

On 1/13/20 Sarah E. Embert was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Violation of Probation.

Kristi Abolt

On 1/22/20 was arrested for community corrections violations.

Michael Dodson

On 1/22/20 was arrested for leaving scene of a property damage accident.

Tyler M. Lientz

On 12/29/19 was arrested for Operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

John A. Wilson II

On 12/30/19 was arrested for Battery.

Subjects are innocent until proven

guilty in the court of law.





Fred T. Stevenson Jr.

Subject is wanted on a Failure to Appear on a Conversion charge.


Garry E. Suggs

Subject is wanted on a Felony D Theft warrant.

Thomas H. Hurlow IV

Subject is wanted on a Resisting Law Enforcement and Criminal Mischief warrant.

If you have any information regarding wanted subjects call the Sheriff's Office at 765-569-5413.