Police/Fire Reports from April 2011
Putnam Patter for 4-30-11
Sheriff's Department Hughs said he must have gone to sleep. Damage $2,501-$5,000. County Jail Tiffany Baldwin, 23, Terre Haute: Probation violation, April 27, noon. William Nelson Broadus, 29, Fillmore: Battery with bodily injury, public intoxication, April 29, 1:35 a.m...
Police Scanner for April 28
City Police Eight recent traffic citations were issued by city officers. At 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, Cassandra Grayson, 36, Crawfordsville, was ticketed on North Jackson Street by Officer Nick Eastham for having no valid driver's license when required. At 8:12 p.m. Tuesday, Cheyenne Campbell, 19, Greencastle, was cited at Walnut and Jackson streets by Officer Eastham for operating a motor vehicle having never been licensed...
Police Scanner for April 27
Sheriff's Department April 25, 6:30 a.m.: Danielle N. Harris, 24, Greencastle, was eastbound on U.S. 36 in a 2006 Ford Focus when she hit a deer. Damage $1,001-$2,500. County Jail Lewis DeWayne Altemiller, 45, Cloverdale: Operating while intoxicated, public intoxication, April 22, 12:44 a.m...
Police Scanner for April 22
City Police Four minors were cited for illegal consumption of alcohol after the vehicle in which they were riding was stopped early Thursday by City Police officers. Officer Nick Eastham, who was assisted at the scene by Officer Matt Huffman, stopped the car on Bloomington Street at 1:40 a.m. Thursday...
Police Scanner for April 20
Sheriff's Department The truck did not negotiate the curve, crossing the shoulder and exiting the road on the west side. It struck a dirt embankment and railroad ties supporting a private driveway before continuing, striking a mailbox and rolling onto its passenger side. The truck came to rest facing east in the southbound lane...
Police Scanner for April 15
Sheriff's Department Uhls complained of chest pain but was not treated. Damage $1,001-$2,500. Michael S. Roush, 47, Bainbridge, the driver of the third oncoming vehicle, a 2010 Honda Civic, said he saw the two other vehicles run off the road. Roush almost came to a complete stop trying to avoid Hedge's vehicle...
Police Scanner for April 14
City Police Two warrants arrested were reported recently by Greencastle City Police officers: At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Allen W. Buis, 34, Spencer, was arrested on a warrant by Officer Darrel Bunten. At 5:15 p.m. Monday, Martin Alley Jr., 26, Greencastle, was arrested on a warrant by Officer Bunten...
Police Scanner for April 8
Sheriff's Department Albrecht drove into the intersection, saying she did not see Kessler approaching. Kessler said he had no time to avoid the collision, and Albrecht's truck hit his car in the left side. Kessler was temporarily trapped in his car, but was assisted out of the vehicle by personnel from Bainbridge and Roachdale fire departments and PMH ambulance...
Police Scanner for April 7
Sheriff's Department The car rotated off the guardrail in a clockwise direction, coming to rest facing southeast, blocking the northbound lane and part of the southbound lane. Damage $5,001-$10,000. Bridges crossed the eastbound lanes and left the road on the south side, hitting a fence and small tree...
Police Scanner for April 2
City Police Greencastle City Police investigated a pair of shoplifting incidents Thursday at the WalMart store on Indianapolis Road. Officer Ed Wilson was called to the store at 7:15 p.m. and arrested Joanna Mae Hood, 19, Greencastle, who was lodged in the Putnam County Jail on preliminary charges of felony theft and misdemeanor criminal conversion...
Police Scanner for April 1
County Jail Robert John Strickland, 23, Indianapolis: Probation violation, March 30, 4:30 p.m. City Fire March 31, 11:36 a.m.: Alarm due to hairspray at 208 E. Olive St. Cleared 11:46 a.m. Clarification Tanner Cody Bunch, 18, Cloverdale, was arrested by the Putnam County Sheriff's Department on March 27, but charges were subsequently dropped by the Putnam County Prosecutor's Office...