Police/Fire Reports from August 2011
Police scanner for Aug. 31
City Police Three recent arrests were reported by Greencastle City Police officers. -- At 9:47 a.m. Monday, Troy Morphew, 38, Greencastle, was arrested at Howard and Maple streets by Officer Eric Vaughan. Lodged in the Putnam County Jail, Morphew is facing charges of disorderly conduct, public intoxication (with a blood-alcohol contact of .16 percent under portable breathalyzer testing) and false informing...
Putnam Scanner for Aug. 27, 2011
Three property-damage accidents were investigated recently by Greencastle City Police officers. -- At 7:40 a.m. Friday, a two-vehicle mishap occurred at State Road 240 and Warren Drive, Officer Albert Epple reported. Melissa Stanton, 30, Greencastle, was southbound on Warren Drive, driving a 2005 Dodge Caravan, while Leesa Beaman, 39, Greencastle, was eastbound on 240, turning left when a collision occurred...
Police scanner for Aug. 26
City Police One alcohol-related arrest was reported recently by Greencastle City Police. -- At 2:29 p.m. Wednesday, Timothy Lee Miller, 41, Greencastle, was arrested at Round Barn Manor apartments on the city's East Side by Officers Jeff Modlin and Ed Wilson...
Police scanner for Aug. 25
City Police A 29-year-old Clov-erdale man is facing six charges after Greencastle City Police were called to the scene of a disturbance early Wednesday on Castlebury Drive. Arrested by Officer Matt Huffman at the East Side location was Orlando Cyphers III. He was lodged in the Putnam County Jail at 1:45 a.m...
Police scanner for Aug. 24
County Jail Wesley Allen Baker, 29, Greencastle: Resisting law enforcement, Aug. 22, 4 p.m. Donald Ray Evans, 29, Greencastle: Possession of methamphetamine (2 counts), possession of precursors (2 counts), Aug. 21, 11:21 p.m. Anthony Mark Harmless, 30, Greencastle: Operating while intoxicated, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, Aug. 21, 4:30 a.m...
Putnam Scanner for Aug. 20, 2011
Two teenagers sustained minor injuries Thursday in a three-vehicle after-school mishap on East Washington Street, 100 feet east of Indianapolis Road. Robert Bridgewater, 16, Greencastle, was westbound, driving a 2000 Dodge Ram and approaching the stoplight near Dairy Castle. He told police he looked down momentarily to locate his cell phone and did not realize traffic in front of him was stopping...
Police scanner for Aug. 18
County Jail Jasmine Janay Allen, 19, Indianapolis: Visiting a common nuisance, possession of marijuana, Aug. 16, 1:50 p.m. Shawn Lee Glover, 39, Greencastle: Operating while intoxicated, possession of marijuana, public intoxication, Aug. 17, 3:22 a.m...
Police Scanner for Aug. 17
Sheriff's Department Neeley said he got distracted and his attention was diverted to inside his vehicle, at which time he hit a power pole on the southeast side of the intersection. Damage $2,501-$5,000. Berry said she did not see the northbound 2005 Dodge Ram driven by Gary Anderson, 59, Cloverdale, that had just crested a hill. Berry turned into Anderson's path...
Putnam Scanner for Aug. 13, 2011
James Timothy Coy, 33, Greencastle: Theft, bond revocation, Aug. 11, 4:40 p.m. Lisa Lewis, 46, Evansville: Trafficking contraband with an inmate, conspiracy-trafficking, Aug. 11, noon. Robert John Robertson, 29, Bainbridge: Invasion of privacy, Aug. 11, 6:22 p.m...
Police scanner for Aug. 11
County Jail Kelly Ann Bartlett, 48, Linden: Operating while intoxicated, motor vehicle theft, Aug. 9, 3:15 p.m. Dale Lavern Pitt-man, 47, Terre Haute: Driving with suspended license, Aug. 9, 2:30 p.m. Charles Allen Spiker, 26, Farmersburg: Criminal mischief, Aug. 10, 12:47 a.m...
Police scanner for Aug. 10
County Jail Kenneth Howard Brewer, 34, Bainbridge: Public intoxication, disorderly conduct disturbing the peace, battery, Aug. 6, 5 a.m. Corey Adam Bunten, 23, Greencastle: Public intoxication, Aug. 6, 3:45 a.m. Chris Shane Dean, 40, Brazil: Operating while intoxicated with a prior, Aug. 4, 10:38 p.m...
Police scanner for Aug. 6
County Jail Richard Daniel Garske, 49, Cloverdale: Operating while intoxicated, probation violation, Aug. 3, 8:45 p.m. Hope Marie McCombs, 29, Greencastle: Probation violation, Aug. 3, 2:12 p.m. City Fire Aug. 3, 3:19 p.m.: Medical assist with Operation Life at 327 Bloomington St. Cleared 3:27 p.m...
Police scanner for Aug. 4
County Jail Thomas Allen Alexander, 45, Poland: Operating while intoxicated, driving with a suspended license, Aug. 2, 6:15 p.m. Warren Jay Davis, 43, Harmony: Operating while intoxicated, Aug. 3, 1:20 a.m. Brandon Lee Fisher, 27, Mooresville: Possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe, and possession of paraphernalia, Aug. 3, 5:51 a.m...
Police Scanner for August 3
County Jail Ronald Curt Cummings, 43, Reelsville: Operating while intoxicated, July 27, 10:30 p.m. Daniel Dale Frazier, 18, Greencastle: Probation violation, Aug. 1, 11:30 a.m. Tammy Eilenne Gil-christ, 49, Indianapolis: Check deception, July 27, 4:33 p.m...