Police/Fire Reports from November 2012
Scanner for Nov. 30, 2012
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Wednesday at 9:25 p.m. Kenneth Frank Byrd, 45, Brazil, was charged with nonsupport of a dependent. On Wednesday at 11:40 a.m. Ethan Daniel Dickey, 20, homeless, was charged with theft and probation violation...
Scanner for Nov. 29, 2012
City Police A 44-year-old Greencastle woman was lodged in the Putnam County Jail Tuesday after trying to push a cart full of groceries out the door at Kroger without paying for them, City Police reported. Capt. Mike Hanlon was called to the Indianapolis Road store at 4:08 p.m. and arrested Tamara Mobley for shoplifting and theft...
Scanner for Nov. 28, 2012
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Wednesday, Nov. 21, Darrell Lee Goff, 34, Fillmore, was charged with failure to appear in court. On Saturday, Nov. 24 at 6:05 p.m. Kenzie Rhie Sailors, 45, Terre Haute, was booked in on a warrant...
Putnam Scanner for Nov. 23, 2012
A 24-year-old Avon man was charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated after reportedly leaving the scene of a recent property-damage accident on Greencastle's East Side. Shane N. Leroy was lodged in the Putnam County Jail at 3 a.m. Nov. 17 after being arrested by Greencastle City Police Officer Ed Wilson...
Scanner for Nov. 21, 2012
Sheriff's Department The Putnam County Sheriff's Department is seeking a man who left the scene of an accident after his unoccupied pickup truck rolled backward into a gas pump at a local station on Thursday, Nov. 15. At 9:42 a.m. Chief Deputy Tom Helmer was dispatched to the Tobacco Road Mara-thon station near State Road 243 and Interstate 70...
Scanner for Nov. 17, 2012
City Police Two property-damage accidents were investigated Thursday by Greencastle City Police officers. -- At 3:59 a.m., a mishap was reported on East Washington Street, near Vine Street. Alan Phillips, 57, Bloomington, was westbound, driving a 2012 Ford Transit owned by Bloomington News Service, when a dog reportedly ran into the roadway...
Scanner for Nov. 16, 2012
City Police Greencastle City Police were called to Robe-Ann Park at 8:15 a.m Thursday to investigate a vandalism complaint. Sometime overnight late Wednesday or early Thursday, someone drove through the grassy areas between the softball diamond and the skatepark and near the tennis courts, leaving large ruts in the grass...
Scanner for Nov. 15, 2012
A Stilesville man was arrested early Tuesday morning following an alcohol-related accident in Washington Township. At 2:36 a.m. Deputy Phillip Troyer was dispatched to the residence at 5643 W. CR 525 South. The driver, 45-year-old William J. Clements, said he had been in an altercation at another residence and had fled the scene...
Scanner for Nov. 10, 2012
The Greencastle Fire Department was been dispatched twice recently. On Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 7:24 p.m. crews were sent to 517 E. Washington St. for a lift assist. They were in service at 7:35 p.m. On Friday, Nov. 9 at 6:16 a.m. firefighters were sent to the Inn at DePauw for a smoke investigation. They returned to the station at 6:47 a.m...
Scanner for Nov. 9, 2012
Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Wednesday, Nov. 6. At 11:50 a.m. Bobby Allen McGraw, 39, Cambridge City, was arrested for battery with bodily injury and probation violation. At 1:45 p.m. Robert Jay Flatt, 45, no city listed, was lodged at the jail for burglary, theft and criminal mischief...
Scanner for Nov. 8, 2012
Sheriff's Department A sleepy driver on westbound Interstate 70 reportedly caused a serious accident in the early morning of Tuesday, Nov. 6. At 1:08 a.m. Angel Martinez Vazquez, 28, Cory, was en route to Terre Haute in a 2001 Dodge Stratus. He said he got sleepy and the next thing he remembered, he was waking as his vehicle struck something or got hit...
Scanner for Nov. 7, 2012
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. On Friday, Nov. 2 at 8:30 a.m. Cody Scott Callis, 23, Waynetown, was arrested for theft. At 10:15 a.m. David Robert Baney, 49, Fort Wayne, was lodged at the jail for resisting law enforcement...
Scanner for Nov. 3, 2012
County Jail Two people were booked into the Putnam County Jail on Thursday, Nov. 1. At 11:20 a.m. Paul David Himsel, 53, Cloverdale, was arrested for operating while intoxicated. At 2:55 p.m. Jonella Kay Wallace, 55, Roachdale, was charged with theft, probation violation and as a habitual felony offender...
Scanner for Nov. 2, 2012
A 24-year-old Greencastle man was arrested early Thursday on a Putnam County warrant for cruelty to an animal, Greencastle City Police report. Kenneth J. Collins was arrested at his 402 Howard St., Apt. C, residence at 4:33 a.m. Thursday by Officer Matt Huffman...
Scanner for Nov. 1, 2012
City Police A 26-year-old Greencastle man is being cited for possession of marijuana under 30 grams and possession of paraphernalia following a Monday night incident, Greencastle City Police report. At 10:47 p.m. Monday, Capt. Chris Jones was called to 119 S. Jackson St., Apt. 1, on the report of a verbal domestic disturbance...