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Putnam Scanner for June 4, 2009

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Putnam County Jail

Bill Nevins, 46, Bridgeton, was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 11:13 a.m. Friday for failure to appear.

Amber Neese, 24, Greencastle, was booked at 3:39 p.m. Friday for probation violation.

Jacob Handlon, 18, Fillmore, was booked at 3:06 a.m. Saturday for violation of home detention.

Justine Alexander, 23, Greencastle, was booked at 4:30 a.m. Saturday for public intoxication and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Delbert Garrison, 45, Cincinnati, was booked at 6:07 p.m. Saturday for public intoxication.

Ryan Mills, 35, Shelburn, was booked at 12:18 a.m. Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated, operating per se and public intoxication.

Phillip Reed, 29, Cloverdale, was booked at 1:05 a.m. Sunday for violation of home detention.

Scott McGee, 38, Cloverdale, was booked at 10:30 a.m. Sunday for battery.

Randolph Barnett, 43, Carrolton, Ga., was booked at 8:44 a.m. Tuesday for contempt of court.

James Lewis, 30, Clermont, was booked at 11:55 a.m. Tuesday for probation violation.

Dana Couch, 45, Cloverdale, was booked at 4:14 p.m. Tuesday for violation of home detention.

Charles Ulsch, 68, Centerville, Va., was booked at 12:29 a.m. Wednesday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Mitchell Crum, 19, Russellville, was booked at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday for possessing alcohol as a minor and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Jonathan Kwortek, 20, Crawfordsville, was booked at 4:09 a.m. Wednesday for possession of paraphernalia and marijuana.

Mark Flinchum, 19, Greencastle, was booked at 4:39 a.m. Wednesday for possessing alcohol as a minor and possession of paraphernalia.

Putnam County Sheriff's Department

The sheriff's department has reported several accidents recently.

Brandon Ryan, Brownsburg, was stopped facing east at the intersection of US 231 and CR 500N when he attempted to cross 231. Todd Leeson, Greencastle, was traveling south on 231 pulling an RV with his pickup truck, when Ryan pulled into his path.

Leeson attempted to avoid a collision by veering left, but Ryan's minivan struck the right side of his RV trailer. Both vehicles traveled off the roadway after impact.

According to the accident report, there were six passengers in Ryan's van who complained of minor injuries. The accident occurred at 2:30 p.m. May 25.

Kenny's Wrecker Service towed Ryan's van from the scene. Curtis Wrecker Service towed Leeson's vehicle from the scene. There was an estimated $25,001 to $50,000 in damages.

Nicole Roddy, Roachdale, was traveling south on US 231 at 7:11 p.m. Saturday when her vehicle crossed the southbound lane and went into a ditch before rolling and landing on its wheels approximately 75 feet from CR 1000N.

According to the accident report, Roddy stated she had attempted to close her sunroof just prior to the crash. Higgins Wrecker Service towed the vehicle from the scene. There was an estimated $2,501 to $5,000 in damages.

Brianda Towell, Martinsville, was traveling east on SR 42 at 5:05 p.m. Friday when her vehicle veered off the road. She attempted to correct, but struck an Indianapolis Power and Light pole, which nearly broke in half.

Towell sustained no injuries in the crash. The vehicle was towed from the scene. There was an estimated $2,501 to $5,000 in damages.

Marilyn Turner, Cloverdale, was traveling south on Manhattan Road at 4:05 p.m. May 22 when she attempted to cross the westbound lane of US 40.

Turner failed to see a vehicle driven by Samantha Beamon, Brazil, traveling west in the right lane of 40 and the two vehicles collided. Seniour's Wrecker Service towed Turner's vehicle from the scene.

There was an estimated $2,501 to $5,000 in damages.

James Manuel, Terre Haute, was traveling south on CR 400S in a 2001 Mack tractor-trailer when the trailer wheels dropped off the pavement. It caused the load to shift and Manuel to lose control of the truck.

The Mack then struck a GTE utility phone box and the trailer's contents spilled into the yard of a residence at 2933 W. CR 400S. The trailer rolled onto its right side, while the truck continued to travel approximately 210 feet.

A witness, Allen Buchanan of Greencastle, stated Manuel was not speeding at the time of the accident.

The crash occurred at 12:59 p.m. Monday. Damages to the county highway include gouges from when the trailer flipped. Total estimated damages are $10,001 to $25,000.

Greencastle Fire Department

Crews were dispatched to 1112 Canterbury Drive at 4:39 p.m. Friday for a good intent call. They were back in service at 4:48 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 1016 Indianapolis Road at 7:20 p.m. Saturday for a medical assist. They were back in service at 7:39 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 16 S. Arlington St., at 8:06 p.m. Saturday for a medical assist. They were back in service at 8:22 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 608 E. Franklin St. at 1:28 p.m. Sunday to investigate smoke odor, which was from a wood burner. They were back in service at 1:35 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 2869 W. CR 400S at 12:56 p.m. Monday for general clean up following a two-vehicle accident.

Crews were dispatched to 109 W. Hannah St. at 7:33 p.m. Monday but were disregarded en route. They were back in service at 7:39 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 2478 W. CR 25N at 10:50 p.m. Monday for an outdoor rubbish fire. They were back in service at 11:20 p.m.

Crews were dispatched to 300 S. Warren Drive at 4:10 p.m. Tuesday for an active smoke detector. No fire was found and they were back in service at 4:24 p.m.