On June 6, 2015 the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to State Road 262 near Milton, at the Ohio/ Dearborn County line for a report of a baby walking near the roadway following a dog.
A passerby called 911 and stayed with the baby until officers arrived. An off duty Lawrenceburg Police Officer arrived on scene and found an 18 month old baby sitting near the roadway.
Ohio County Deputies conducted an investigation and a warrant was issued for the mother of the child, 37 year old Diana Davis of Dillsboro. Davis was arrested on Monday (06/15) for one count of Neglect of a Dependent, a level 6 Felony.
Deputy Zachary Brown investigated this incident. He was assisted by Reserve Deputy Cody Miller and Sheriff Glenn Potts as well as the officer with the Lawrenceburg Police Department.