On 11/15/17 at 6:12 A.M. the Wabash County Sheriff's Office responded to the intersection of E 1200 Rd. and N 2100 Blvd. reference a report of a male subject passed out drunk or deceased on a side by side (UTV).
The deputy attempted to wake the driver of the UTV but did not get a response from the individual. WGH ambulance service was asked to respond to the scene for medical treatment. The male was transported to Wabash General Hospital for treatment. The UTV was towed from the scene and held pending further investigation. The driver was later identified as Clayton S. Kirkman 31, of Mt. Carmel. The UTV a 2016 Polaris Ranger 900 XP was found to have been stolen out of Jasper Co. Illinois in May of 2017.
Upon release from WGH Kirkman was taken into custody and transported to the Wabash County Jail and charged with Possession of a converted vehicle.