Scanner for Jan. 7

Saturday, January 7, 2012

County Jail

Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently.

* On Thursday, Jan. 5 at 10:37 a.m. Diana Jean Martin, 40, homeless, was housed at the jail for criminal conversion and check deception.

At 11:42 Raymond Herbert Hess, 45, Cloverdale, was arrested for operating while intoxicated.

* On Friday, Jan. 6 at 3:04 a.m. Kelsey Nichole Patterson, 24, Greencastle, was held for battery, disorderly conduct disturbing the peace and probation violation after a reported domestic altercation at a 721 E. Seminary St., Greencastle, apartment.

City Fire

The Greencastle Fire Department responded to several dispatches recently.

* On Thursday, Jan. 5 at 12:21 p.m. GFD was dispatched to 414 S. Indiana St. but was disregarded at 12:25 p.m.

At 2:40 p.m. fire personnel performed an odor investigation at 1105 N. Jackson St. They found a faulty ballast. Cleared 3:09 p.m.

At 3:47 p.m. they responded to a medical assist at 940 Indianapolis Rd. Cleared 4:16 p.m.

At 4:16 p.m. GFD responded to a barn fire at 1414 W. CR 100 North. Cleared 5:47 p.m.

At 8:06 p.m. firefighters performed an odor investigation at 400 Longcastle Drive. Upon arrival, personnel smelled sewer gas but found nothing. Cleared 8:44 p.m.

* On Friday, Jan. 6 at 9:29 a.m. they were dispatched to an alarm at 414 S. Indiana St. but were disregarded at 9:33 a.m.

At 9:43 a.m. GFD performed a medical assist at 590 N. CR 100 East. Cleared 10:01 a.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.