Ean Purtlebaugh
Ean Purtlebaugh

Press release

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 of:

  • Burglary
  • Battery on a pregnant female resulting in injury
  • Battery in the presence of a minor
  • Battery by bodily waste

Ean Purtlebaugh was arrested on preliminary charges of:

  • Strangulation
  • Domestic Battery