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Police/Fire Reports from July 2010

Putnam Scanner for July 30, 2010 (07/30/10)
Nicholas Starkey of Greencastle was traveling north on Manhattan Road at 8:10 p.m. Sunday, when his vehicle traveled off the roadway and into a ditch after he took his eyes off the road "for a second," the accident report stated. Starkey's vehicle struck a culvert and mailbox before coming to a stop...
Putnam Scanner for July 23, 2010 (07/23/10)
George F. Altes, 32, Indianapolis, was booked at 12:20 a.m. Wednesday for violation of probation. Richard J. Hagan, 54, Cloverdale, was booked at 12:52 a.m. Wednesday for possession of marijuana and operating a vehicle while intoxicated with prior and public intoxication...
Putnam Scanner for July 22, 2010 (07/22/10)
Connie Rodgers of Plainfield was traveling east on US 40 at 7:40 p.m. Saturday, when she lost control of her vehicle due to heavy rain. Her vehicle crossed the median and came to rest in a ditch. Nathan Gaffeny of Greencastle was traveling on CR 725E near Bainbridge at 3 p.m. Sunday, when his vehicle rounded a curve and he veered right to avoid an oncoming vehicle and lost control. His vehicle came to rest overturned in a ditch...
Putnam Scanner for July 21, 2010 (07/21/10)
Joshua Lee Cunningham, 25, Greencastle, was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 1:23 a.m. Saturday for operating a vehicle while in intoxicated and public intoxication. Shannon M. Depew, 26, Coatesville, was booked at 8:10 p.m. Monday for violation probation...
Putnam Scanner for 7-17 (07/17/10)
Greencastle Police Department Cathy Capps of Greencastle was traveling east on Tennessee Street at 1:36 p.m. Monday, when a vehicle operated by Olivia Humphreys of Greencastle pulled into the path of her vehicle. There was an estimated $1,001 to $2,500 in damages...
Putnam Scanner for July 16 (07/16/10)
Emily M. Blondell, 36, Martinsville, was booked at 3:56 p.m. Wednesday for violation of probation. Jeffrey Guehn, 41, Avon, was booked at 10:53 a.m. Thursday for violation of probation. Michael A. Ferguson of Plainfield was traveling west on US 40 at 2:35 p.m. Monday, when "something" in the roadway caused his vehicle to leave the road. Ferguson stated he overcorrected and lost control, causing his vehicle to strike a parked tractor owned by Bill Stahl...
Putnam Scanner for July 15, 2010 (07/15/10)
Crews were dispatched to 2 W. Seminary St. at 8:39 p.m. Monday for a gas leak. They were back in service at 9:30 p.m. Crews were dispatched to a car fire just south of Big Walnut Sports Park on SR 243 at 10:21 p.m. Monday, but were disregarded before leaving the station...
Putnam Scanner for July 14, 2010 (07/14/10)
Crystal Brown, 22, Bloomington, was booked at 2:44 a.m. Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and public intoxication. Jason Bryant, 35, Indianapolis, was booked at 2:37 p.m. Friday for violation of probation. Brian K. Dixie, 33, Crawfordsville, was booked at 3:24 a.m. Sunday for public intoxication and theft...
Putnam Scanner for 7-12 (07/12/10)
The following tickets have been issued recently: Melinda Dewees, 36, Carmel, was stopped on Round Barn Road at 9:48 a.m. Thursday and cited for speeding -- 45 mph in a 30 mph zone. Brandon J. Query, 23, Greencastle, was stopped on Indianapolis Road at 10:55 p.m. Thursday and cited for false and fictitious registration...
Putnam Scanner for July 9, 2010 (07/09/10)
Andrew R. King of Greencastle turned into the former Blockbuster parking lot on Indianapolis Road at 6:59 p.m. Wednesday, when his brakes failed, causing his vehicle to collide with a vehicle driven by Pamela Johnson of Greencastle, which was baking out of a parking space...
Putnam Scanner for July 8, 2010 (07/08/10)
Carrie L. Biddle, 27, Mellott, was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 4:49 a.m. Wednesday for visiting a common nuisance, selling methamphetamine and on a warrant out of another county. Jeremiah C. Denger, 23, Spencer, was booked at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday for violation of probation...
Putnam Scanner for July 7, 2010 (07/07/10)
Raymond Bailey, 41, Blaine, Wash., was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 3:43 a.m. Monday for the sale of marijuana. Randall J. Brinker, 45, Indianapolis, was booked at 3:44 a.m. Saturday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and public intoxication...
Putnam Scanner for July 2, 2010 (07/02/10)
James V. Greenier, 39, Indianapolis, was booked at 8:53 a.m. Thursday for failure to appear. Tracy D. Huber, 39, Greencastle, was booked at 6:34 p.m. Wednesday for intimidation and battery. Ryan L. Gillespie of Greencastle was traveling west on CR 300S at 12:59 a.m. Thursday, when he approached a curve and his vehicle left the roadway, traveled into a ditch and struck a power pole, which broke in half and knocked the lines to the ground. Gillespie was not injured in the crash...
Putnam Scanner for July 1, 2010 (07/01/10)
Jennifer S. Ford, 41, Indianapolis, was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday for violation of probation. Shayne Frost, 35, Bainbridge, was booked at 12:26 p.m. Wednesday for violation of probation. Jacob A. Johnson, 28, Indianapolis, was booked at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday for possession of marijuana...