Two face domestic battery allegations in Bartholomew County

From the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department today-

On February 5, 2021, approximately 9:04 p.m., Bartholomew County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 1200 block of Mulberry Street, Taylorsville, IN, in reference to a reported domestic disturbance.

Autumn Purtlebaugh, 19, Hope, IN, and Ean Purtlebaugh, 18, Hope, IN, came, uninvited, to the residence on Mulberry Street and a physical confrontation ensued. 

Ean Purtlebaugh allegedly battered and strangled a male resident and Autumn Purtlebaugh allegedly spat on and battered a pregnant female injuring her during the confrontation.

Autumn Purtlebaugh was arrested and taken to the Bartholomew County Jail on preliminary charges involving allegations of:


Battery on a pregnant female resulting in injury

Battery in the presence of a minor

Battery by bodily waste

She remains in BCJ in lieu of $650,000 bond.

Ean Purtlebaugh was arrested on preliminary charges involving allegations of:


Domestic Battery

He has since been released.

All persons are considered innocent unless/until proven guilty in a court of law.

Primary Deputy:  Deputy Munoz

Assisting:  Deputy Allman

Detective:  Detective Duke

“I want to thank these deputies, particularly Detective Duke, for the time, effort and hard work they put into this case”, said Bartholomew County Sheriff Matthew A. Myers. 

Ean Purtlebaugh
Autumn Purtlebaugh

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