(Update) Man Wanted out of Perry County apprehended this afternoon in Dubois County (Click on Video)

Jasper (NNDC) Today at approximately 10:22am the Tell City Police Dispatch received a call from Perry County Community Corrections that David Templin had cut his ankle monitor off.  David Templin was on home GPS monitoring with the Perry County Community Corrections program. A warrant was issued for Mr. Templin for Escape, and additional charges of Impersonating Law Enforcement Officer, Resisting Law Enforcement, Unlawful use of a Police Radio, and Obstructing Medical Personal.

Mr. Templin had made threats to Law Enforcement in the past, and was known to be carrying a weapon.  Tell City Dispatch was GPS tracking his phone and believed that Mr. Templin was heading into the Jasper area in a red 1995 Lincoln Town car.  For precautionary reasons, and his destination being unknown, Jasper Police ensured a Police Officer was near the schools. Jasper Police, Huntingburg Police, Ferdinand Police, Dubois County Sheriffs department and the Indiana State Police assisted in the search.  Deputy Sheriff Wade Pierce located the suspect vehicle near the county highway garage on SR 162.  Deputy Pierce was able to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle and take Mr. Templin into custody.

Mr. Templin was handcuffed and searched, Deputy Sheriff Pierce located a 9mm Glock pistol in the front waist band of his pants.  Further search of the vehicle located two other rifles, ammo, camping gear and food.   Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone was also following Templin on the GPS Tracking and along with other officers was quick to arrive at the scene of the traffic stop.  Mr. Templin was taken back to Perry County for further investigation.  The vehicle was towed and a dog that was in the vehicle was taken to the Dogwood Animal Clinic.  The Sheriff Department is thankful to all agencies, and citizens for their assistance in detaining Mr. Templin and the Department is glad that this incident was brought to a safe conclusion.

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