James Lee Blankenship, 26, Poland: Possession of precursors, sale of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, June 26, 8:45 a.m.
David Dale Brand, 38, Greencastle: Burglary (2 counts), theft, conspiracy to commit theft, June 24, 10:29 p.m.
Timothy Lee Buchan-an, 42, Indianapolis: Operating while intoxicated, June 25, 1 a.m.
Robert Lee Carter, 25, Danville: Public intoxication, June 24, 8:24 p.m.
Earl Franklin Collier, 73, Fillmore: Operating while intoxicated, June 26, 10:30 p.m.
Sigmund Augustus Croan, 18, Fillmore: Theft, June 25, 5:51 a.m.
Paul Justin Dupon, 32, Willis, Mich.: Battery with bodily injury, disorderly conduct disturbing the peace, June 25, 3:25 a.m.
Heather L. Ferris, 31, Fillmore: Possession of methamphetamine, sale of methamphetamine, possession of precursors, June 27, 12:17 a.m.
Shawna Renee Gouckenour, 29, Clover-dale: Operating while intoxicated, public intoxication, driving with a suspended license, June 24, 9:12 p.m.
Claude E. Grimes, 46, Poland: Operating while intoxicated, public intoxication, June 28, 3:20 a.m.
Kim Ray Hyten, 43, Fillmore: Strangulation, criminal confinement, domestic battery, interfering with a criminal investigation, June 24, 11:50 a.m.
Brandy Lynn Jones, 27, Greencastle: Operating while intoxicated, June 27, 5:23 p.m.
Sarah Jean McCreary, 26, Greencastle: Theft, June 26, 3:28 p.m.
Kyle Pedigo, 24, Cloverdale: Probation violation, June 27, 4:40 p.m.
Tracey Joseph Phillips, 30, Greencastle: Public intoxication, probation violation, June 25, 10:50 p.m.
Garry Dean Rigney Jr., 30, Greencastle: Theft, June 24, 9:37 p.m.
Shawn Alpheuse Smith, 21, Indianapolis: Failure to appear, June 27, 2:26 p.m.
Michael Todd Tewes, 22, Greencastle: Failure to appear, June 27, 10 a.m.
Heaven Marie Turner, 19, Greencastle: Criminal conversion, June 25, 3:45 p.m.
Steven Matthew Warf, 28, Greencastle: Operating while intoxicated, June 26, 4 a.m.
Karen Elizabeth Wert, 53, Remington: Theft, June 26, 2:15 p.m.
Erik David Wilburn, 24, Greencastle: Habitual traffic violator, possession of paraphernalia, June 24, 7:48 p.m.
* June 22, 2:55 p.m.: James D. Best, 62, Poland, was eastbound on CR 1000 South in a 2005 Subaru XL7 when he met a westbound 1994 Chevrolet driven by Gary L. Grove, 58, Poland.
The two vehicles met in a corner just west of CR 550 East. Road marks indicate Grove was left of center, and not only struck Best's vehicle, but forced it off the road and into a guardrail. Best said he had nowhere to go but off the road.
* June 22, 4:10 p.m.: Everando Martinez was driving a GMC van eastbound on I-70. He said a rock flew through the driver's side window and hit him in the eye. Other drivers said he slammed on his brakes and stayed in the fast lane.
Bruce A. Burry, 46, Livonia, Mass., was the third vehicle behind Martinez. He was unable to stop his 2005 Ford F350, rear-ending the 2011 Dodge van driven by Russ A. Clements, 36, Mooresville. This pushed Clements into the 2008 Ford Focus driven by Carolyn L. West, 62, Mount Vernon.
The Martinez vehicle was undamaged.
* June 27, 8:25 a.m.: Michael L. Schuessler, 21, Fishers, was westbound on U.S. 36 near the intersection of U.S. 231 in a 2001 Pontiac Grand Am when he merged into the turn lane to enter a private lot. He merged in front of the 2008 Dodge Avenger driven by Julia M. Costello, 24, Clinton. He said he did not see Costello.
Costello said she was in the lane to go north on U.S. 231 when Schuessler merged in front of her and hit her car.
* June 27, 6:56 p.m.: Chelsie K. Foster, 18, Cloverdale, was eastbound on SR 240 in a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser. When she rounded the corner at County Road 525 East, she was going too fast, lost control and left the road, hitting 32 feet of fence and two fence posts.
Information included in the Putnam Scanner is taken from reports provided to the Banner Graphic by the Greencastle Police, the Greencastle Fire and the Putnam County Sheriff's departments.
Individuals listed in the blotter have been arrested on probable cause and have not been formally charged. Charging information may change after an initial arrest.
Questions about listed charging information should be directed to the arresting agency.