Wednesday, November 08, 2006

Bart the bounty hunter

Former police officer happy with career change

Images of Duane Chapman's leathered face, long blond mullet and dark shades from the popular TV show "Dog the Bounty Hunter" are typically conjured up when most people think of bounty hunters.

But locally, Bart Dewald, a former South Bend Parks police officer and Lakeville deputy marshal, sheds a different light on his self-described "dangerous profession."

Dewald, an Elkhart County bounty hunter, or recovery agent, owns his own business, Dewald Bail Bonds, 101 S. Third St. in Goshen. Staff Writer Yonika Willis recently sat down with Dewald to learn more about his profession.

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