Gibson County Sheriff says man was found sleeping in a school bus

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Courtesy: Gibson County Sheriff’s Office

GIBSON COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Louisville man on Monday, after receiving a report of a suspicious person sleeping on a school bus.

When authorities arrived on scene, the sheriff’s office said 23-year-old Jonathan Shearer was found and placed into custody.

According to the sheriff’s office, an investigation showed that Shearer arrived on school property Saturday and entered a school bus parked on the northwest part of the property.

Authorities said Shearer left school property several times before being discovered by a school employee on Monday morning.

Shearer is charged with theft, criminal trespassing, and criminal mischief.

He remains in custody on a $1300 bond.

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(This story was originally published on November 4, 2019)

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