French Lick man arrested following multi-agency investigation into burglaries, ATV thefts


Courtesy: Dubois County Jail

DUBOIS COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – A French Lick man has been arrested following a multi-agency investigation into several burglaries and ATV thefts in Dubois County.

36-year-old Curtis Rodgers is charged with theft.

Deputies with Dubois County Sheriff’s Office and Orange County Sheriff’s Office and Indiana Conservation Officers went to Tucker Lake in Orange County to locate Rodgers for questioning.

Rodgers and Alejandra Mora were taken into custody.

Courtesy: Dubois County Jail

While in custody, deputies say Rodgers tried to escape while in handcuffs. He was tased and taken back into custody.

Several items were recovered at the scene including a side-by-side ATV and illegal substances.

This case is still under investigation and more charges are expected.

Rodgers could face charges in Orange County.

Rodgers and Mora were taken to Dubois County Jail, but Mora has since posted bond.

Rodgers is being held without bond and he’s scheduled to be in court on Oct. 9th at 9:30 a.m.

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(This story was originally published on September 23, 2019)

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