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Police/Fire Reports from October 2012

Scanner for Oct. 29, 2012 (10/29/12)
City Police Four traffic accidents were investigated recently by Greencastle City Police officers. -- At 2:33 p.m. Thursday, a two-vehicle accident occurred at Bloomington and Seminary streets as Katelyn Stewart, 18, Greencastle, was eastbound on Seminary Street, waiting to cross Bloomington...
Scanner for Oct. 27, 2012 (10/27/12)
County Jail Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Thursday, Oct. 25 at 7:23 p.m. Jonathan Keith Thornton, 24, Roachdale, was arrested for battery on a child and domestic battery. At 9:45 p.m. Josh Elijah Hoffa, 35, Clo-verdale, was charged with violation of home detention...
Scanner for Oct. 26, 2012 (10/26/12)
County Jail Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Wednesday, Oct. 24. At 11:10 a.m. Brandi Lynette Clodfelter, 31, Bainbridge, was arrested for operating while intoxicated and probation violation. At 12:15 p.m. Joseph Wayne Taylor, 33, Cloverdale, was charged with receiving stolen property...
Scanner for Oct. 25, 2012 (10/25/12)
James Baker was traveling on County Road 725 East on Friday, Oct. 19 when he lost control of his vehicle. Baker, 67, Indianapolis, tried to make a 90 degree turn when wet roads caused his 1997 Dodge Ram Pickup to skid off the road and head-on into the start of the guardrail...
Scanner for Oct. 24, 2012 (10/24/12)
On Tuesday, October 16 at 2 p.m. Brad W. Smythe, 43, New Carlisle, was driving a 2007 Ryder rental truck southbound on U.S. 231 North near County Road 1400 N. Smythe said an oncoming vehicle was driving left of the centerline so he swerved to avoid a collision...
Scanner for Oct. 20, 2012 (10/20/12)
County Jail On Friday, Oct. 19 at 12:16 a.m. Kenneth Michael Finchum, 33, Greencastle, was booked into the Putnam County Jail for domestic battery, strangulation and intimidation. City Police A two-vehicle mishap on the west side of the courthouse square Thursday afternoon caused about a 30-minute traffic back-up but minimal damage to the two trucks involved, Greencastle City Police reported...
Scanner for Oct. 19, 2012 (10/19/12)
County Jail Several people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Wednesday, Oct. 17. At 12:35 p.m. Billy Lee Jones, 36, Cloverdale, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and probation violation. At 5:20 p.m. David Andrew Burger, 48, Fillmore, was lodged at the jail for invasion of privacy...
Scanner for Oct. 18, 2012 (10/18/12)
Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Friday, Oct. 12 at 12 p.m., Dillon Paul Brown, 20, Bainbridge, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia, maintaining a common nuisance and violation of home detention...
Scanner for Oct. 17, 2012 (10/17/12)
The Greencastle Fire Department went on several runs recently. On Saturday, Oct. 13 at 2:46 p.m. crews went to 22 N. College Ave. for an odor investigation. They returned to station at 3:38 p.m. At 8:14 p.m. they were dispatched to 800 S. College Ave. for an alarm. They were in service at 8:30 p.m...
Scanner for Oct. 15, 2012 (10/15/12)
County Jail Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Friday, Oct. 12. At 2:45 p.m. Devon Gregory Garcia, 29, New Carlisle, Ohio, was arrested for burglary and theft. At 5:21 p.m. Anthony Carson, 20, Poland, was charged with reckless driving, operating a motor vehicle having never received a license and probation violation...
Scanner for Oct. 12, 2012 (10/12/12)
County Jail Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 8:30 p.m. Donnie Walker Nicely, 63, Poland, was charged with probation violation. At 9:24 p.m. Kali Jane Rugenstein, 27, Indianapolis, was arrested on two counts of bond revocation...
Scanner for Oct. 10, 2012 (10/10/12)
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Friday, Oct. 5 at 11:28 p.m. Debra Leen Fisher, 48, Fillmore, was arrested for probation violation. On Saturday, Oct. 6 at 1:30 a.m. Roger Patrick Lopez, 42, Greencastle, was lodged at the jail for driving under the influence of drugs and operating while intoxicated...
Scanner for Oct. 9, 2012 (10/09/12)
City Police The same Greencastle intersection -- Jackson and Walnut streets -- produced two property-damage accidents Thursday, City Police reported. The first occurred at 7:58 a.m. as Glen Oney, 71, Greencastle, was southbound on Jackson Street with the right of way. Driving a 2001 Toyota, Oney was approaching Walnut Street when a 1997 Geo Prizm, driven by James Hinkle, 24, Brazil, entered the intersection and a collision occurred...
Putnam Scanner for Oct. 6, 2012 (10/06/12)
Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Thursday, Oct. 4. At 5:10 p.m. Mark Alan Whitis, 56, Coatesville, was arrested for public intoxication. At 8:45 p.m. Alex Matthew Gaston, 21, Greencastle, was charged with possession of paraphernalia and probation violation...
Putnam Scanner for Oct. 5, 2012 (10/05/12)
On Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7:22 p.m. Herbert Hucks Jr., 42, Evansville, was booked into the Putnam County Jail for failure to appear and operating having never received a license. On Sunday, Sept. 30 at 5:07 p.m. Linda L. Spivey, 62, Poland, was traveling on Lafayette Street in Cloverdale in a 1998 Chevrolet Venture...
Scanner for Oct. 4, 2012 (10/04/12)
Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Tuesday, Oct. 2. On Monday, Oct. 1 at 5:25 p.m. Joshua D. Gross, 32, Crawfordsville, was stopped southbound on U.S. 231 in a 2004 Saturn Ion waiting for another vehicle to turn west onto County Road 350 North. Justin L. Scobee, 17, Roachdale, was also southbound in a 2002 Ford F150...
Scanner for Oct. 3, 2012 (10/03/12)
Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 4:35 a.m. Justin Keyt O'Hair, 21, Roachdale, was booked in for public intoxication, disorderly conduct and probation violation. At 10:50 p.m. Kyle Allan Turner, 22, Indianapolis, was arrested for operating while intoxicated...
Scanner for Oct. 1, 2012 (10/01/12)
The Greencastle Fire Department went on several runs recently. At 3:13 p.m. they were dispatched to 105 W. Hanna St., but were disregarded in station. At 2:34 a.m. they returned to 106 S. Spring St. responding to an alarm and got back to the station at 2:44 a.m...