Sheriff’s department releases info on recent incidents


The Independence County Sheriff’s Department has released information regarding some recent activity in the area.

In a press release from the department, authorities noted the recovery of a stolen all-terrain vehicle in the Pleasant Plains area. The ATV was reported stolen in White County. The vehicle was towed with a hold placed on it for the White County Sheriff’s Department.

The sheriff’s department also reported the investigation of two domestic violence calls. One call was in the Newark area where minor injuries occurred. The suspect fled prior to the arrival of deputies, and the incident is still under investigation.

The second domestic call was in the Bethesda area with no injuries reported. It, too, is under investigation, according to the sheriff’s department.

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