News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 7, 2014

Linton police search for battery suspects

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

LINTON — The Linton Police Department and the Indiana State Police are looking for two women who are alleged to have repeatedly attacked another woman then struck her with a vehicle, authorities said.

According to a release from Indiana State Police, arrest warrants have been issued for Cynthia R. Cox and Kathleen E. Featherstone for criminal confinement, a class-C felony, and battery resulting in bodily injury, a class-A misdemeanor.

Linton PD officers interviewed the alleged victim and found several injuries to her face, including bruising, bleeding, redness and swelling, police said. The vehicle involved was a white 2005 four-door Chevrolet Cavalier.

Linton Police Chief Troy Jerrell told media that Greene County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of Cox and Featherstone, according to the release.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or the whereabouts of the suspects to contact the Linton PD at 812-847-4411 or Greene County Crime Stoppers at 812-847-5463 or toll free at 866-446-4672.