Police Activity; Thursday January 1, 2015

9:35am - BTPD Officer saw suspicious driver/vehicle parked on Valley Quail North. Officer circled right back, but lost sight momentarily. Very quickly the car had "disappeared". Officer attempted to catch up with car most likely leaving the neighborhood rapidly. Did not locate. During this brief period, same description vehicle hit-skipped a parked car and mailbox on Magnolia Pl. Officer radioed to be on the lookout. Driver was stopped on SR161 by New Albany PD. & charged with OVI. Follow up investigation at the home he was leaving on Valley Quail North confirmed it was the same driver leaving a New Year's Eve party.

11:48am - Disturbance at Speedway (SR3 & Dempsey). Male, black subject in a silver VW. Gone on arrival.

3:04pm - Shots or fireworks heard in the area of Rangoon Drive. Area checked, nothing found.

5:27pm - Deer struck on Smothers Road.

Other; 1 false alarm, 1 medical, 1 lockout, 1 custody dispute.