Putnam Scanner for May 20, 2013
Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Friday. At 10:45 a.m. David Lee Torrence, 53, Greencastle, was arrested for improperly entering a fire area, resisting law enforcement and disorderly conduct. At 1 p.m. Louis Wampner, 34, Moores-ville, was charged with probation violation...
Scanner for May 17
At 3:50 a.m. Thursday, Prince Quadry Tate, 20, Anderson, was booked into the Putnam County Jail for possession of marijuana, sale of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance. A driverless car was involved in an unusual accident in Greencastle's South End Wednesday evening, City Police reported...
Scanner for May 16
Indiana State Police Indiana State Police and Putnam County emergency agencies responded to a report of car-motorcycle accident on U.S. 40 at State Road 240 early Wednesday afternoon. Preliminary investigation of the 12:13 p.m. accident indicated a 2009 Nissan Altima, driven by Shari Stevens, 42, Coatesville, was eastbound on State Road 240...
Scanner for May 15
Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 2:57 p.m. Friday, Rex Allen Clay, 50, Danville, was arrested for probation violation. At 4:13 a.m. Saturday, Samuel Tilley Bryant, 32, Linden, was charged with operating while intoxicated...
Scanner for May 11
City Police One recent arrest was reported by Greencastle City Police officers. At 11:04 a.m. Thursday, Rufus Alexander Gaston, 26, Greencastle, was arrested by Capt. Mike Hanlon on a Vigo County warrant for failure to appear on a previous public intoxication charge...
Scanner for May 10
County Jail A number of people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 10:25 a.m. Wednesday, Alice J. Jennings, 42, Roachdale, was arrested for probation violation. At 10:45 a.m. Robert Jonathen Price II, 34, Terre Haute, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance and probation violation...
Sacnner for May 9
County Jail Five people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Tuesday. At 11:35 a.m. Desmond Lee Scales, 33, Greencastle, was arrested for criminal trespassing. At 1:50 p.m. Robert Huge Hagan, 32, Fillmore, was charged with battery causing bodily injury...
Scanner for May 4
County Jail Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 4 p.m. Thursday, Lorraine Anne Fuller, 34, Brazil, was arrested for stalking. At 11:26 p.m. Tyler Aaron Alsup, 28, Coatesville, was held at the jail for operating while intoxicated with a prior conviction...
Scanner for May 3
County Jail At 5:44 p.m. Wednesday, Sarah DeeAnn Kimbler, 26, Coatesville, was booked into the Putnam County Jail for possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe and probation violation. Sheriff's Department Two people were injured in a Saturday afternoon crash on Manhattan Road when the hood flew off a vehicle being towed...
Scanner May 2
Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Tuesday. At 2 p.m. William Dale Woods, 29, Indianapolis, was arrested for probation violation. At 6:36 p.m. James Dale Haltom, 77, Cloverdale, was charged with violation of home detention. At 11:06 p.m. Steve Eugene Davis, 45, Greencastle, was booked in for operating while intoxicated, possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia, possession of a syringe and driving with a suspended license...
Putnam Scanner for May 1, 2013
Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 11:40 a.m. Friday, William Wayne Johansen, 47, Indianapolis, was arrested for nonsupport of a dependent and contempt of court. At 12:09 a.m. Saturday, Holly Celeste Nussbaum, 48, Greencastle, was held at the jail for operating while intoxicated with a prior conviction...
Scanner for April 29
At 6:52 p.m. on Thursday, Holly Rae Gullett, 35, Poland, was booked into the Putnam County Jail for theft. At 6:20 p.m. on Thursday, Blaine A. Fenwick, 18, Greencastle, was northbound on Round Barn Road in a 1992 Toyota Paseo attempting to turn left into the Nazarene Church when he was struck in the rear by John R. Hasty, 20, Coatesville, in a 1999 Ford F150...
Scanner for April 26
Sheriff's Department At 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, Elisse Neuenschwander, 61, Terre Haute, was westbound on U.S. 40 just east of County Road 850 East, driving a 2012 GMC Terrain when she hit a deer. Damage was estimated at $1,001-$2,500. City Fire The Greencastle Fire Department responded to a pair of recent dispatches...
Putnam Scanner for April 24, 2013
A Thursday morning report of a reckless driver led to a police pursuit and the arrest of two men when the vehicle was discovered to be stolen. At 7:18 a.m., Sheriff's Department Capt. Danny Wallace received a call regarding a vehicle driving recklessly at a high rate of speed. The car was reportedly eastbound on U.S. 40 just passing the Indiana State Police post at Putnamville...