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Putnam Scanner for July 21, 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

City Police

Two arrests were reported Tuesday night by Greencastle City Police.

-- At 11 p.m., Miranda Jo McNew, 22, Greencastle, was arrested at the Castlebury Apartments playground by Officer Nick Eastham.

McNew, who was lodged in the Putnam County Jail on a charge of battery, allegedly had a physical confrontation with another woman on the playground.

-- 8:03 p.m., Talissa O'Conner was arrested by Officer Eric Vaughan on a theft charge. O'Conner allegedly took $96.39 worth of clothing at the Walmart store on Indianapolis Road.

Police said O'Conner reportedly put the clothing in a large purple bag and left the store without paying at 7:45 p.m.

One speeding citation was issued Tuesday night by Officer Eastham.

Donald Starwalt, 31, Zionsville, was ticketed for 61 mph in a 40-mph zone on State Road 240 at 9:16 p.m.

County Jail

Vaughn Murray Alvis, 50, Columbus: Public intoxication, July 20, 4:09 a.m.

David DeWayne Ferguson, 33, Indianapolis: Probation violation, July 19, 10:30 a.m.

Robert Duane Minnick Jr., 38, Cloverdale: Probation violation, July 19, 9:05 p.m.

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.