Police/Fire Reports from June 2012
Scanner for July 28
City Police A female juvenile is facing theft charges after reportedly stealing miscellaneous items totaling nearly $50 from the Greencastle Walmart store, City Police report. The 14-year-old was apprehended at 9:28 a.m. June 22 after taking items that included ponytail holders, shorts, a bandana, a bra and a bracelet. She reportedly tried to conceal them in her purse as she attempted to leave the store...
Scanner for June 27
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 4:15 a.m. Michael Andrew Hendershot, 24, Greencastle, was lodged at the jail for operating while intoxicated. At 1:20 p.m. Richard M. Woods, 35, Indianapolis, was booked in for probation violation...
Scanner for June 22
City Police Two recent incidents of theft were reported by Greencastle City Police at the Walmart store on Indianapolis Road. The latest occurred at 4:54 p.m. Wednesday as Diana Kay Morrissey, 58, Greencastle, was arrested and lodged in the Putnam County Jail on shoplifting charges...
Scanner for June 21
County Jail On Tuesday, June 19 at 11 p.m. Richard Dujaun Hughley, 24, Terre Haute, was booked into the Putnam County Jail on two counts of possession of marijuana and sale of marijuana. Sheriff's Department Barker said he believed he fell asleep at the wheel...
Scanner for June 16
City Police Greencastle City Police are investigating a drive-off theft of gasoline that occurred Thursday morning at Casey's General Store on U.S. 231 South. At 10:36 a.m., the driver of a newer four-door red Dodge truck reportedly pumped $55 in fuel and left the station without paying...
Scanner for June 13
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 8:15 p.m. Jesse Lee Witt, 29, Greencastle, was lodged at the jail on a Putnam County warrant for failure to appear in court. At 9:03 a.m. Kenneth Brian Taylor, 48, Martinsville, was held at the jail for probation violation...
Scanner for June 8
County Jail Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Wednesday, June 6. Sheriff's Department Fields braked and veered to the left to avoid a collision. This caused him to lose control and hit a guardrail face. He said there were three occupants of the vehicle, a white male driver in his late teens, an older white female passenger and a younger female passenger. Tracing the plate number revealed the vehicle was registered to Demi S. Webb of Indianapolis...
Scanner for June 6
City Police A 24-year-old Greencastle man is facing drug and alcohol-related charges following his arrest by Greencastle City Police officers. Anthony Alamo was stopped on South Jackson Street at 9:30 p.m. Friday by Capt. Charles Inman. Alamo was lodged in the Putnam County Jail on charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (with a prior offense)...
Scanner for June 2
County Jail On Thursday, May 31 at 7:33 p.m. David Andrew Burger, 47, Coatesville, was booked in to the Putnam County Jail for violation of home detention. City Police One arrest was reported Thursday by Greencastle City Police. Michael Hughes, 26, Greencastle, was arrested at 6:30 p.m. by Officer Darrel Bunten on a warrant for probation violation...
Scanner for June 1
City Police Four recent arrests were reported by Greencastle City Police officers. -- Nicholas Weddell, 31, Greencastle, was arrested by Officer Albert Epple at a residence on East Berry Street at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday. Weddell was lodged in the Putnam County Jail on charges of residential entry and battery...