Report: Man flushed parts from a phone at the jail

June 11, 2020–11:06 a.m.


A man initially arrested for DUI and open container was slapped with a felony charge after allegedly damaging the phone in the booking area of the Floyd County Jail Wednesday.

According to jail records, 74-year old Landon Ray Burgin of a Pleasant Valley Road address in Silver Creek broke the earpiece of the phone and then flushed the parts down the toilet.

Burgin is charged with interference with government property.

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