Putnam Scanner for Feb. 2, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

County Jail

Seven people were booked in the Putnam County Jail recently.


• At 9:20 a.m. Hannah Louise Jordan, 25, Center Point, was lodged at the jail on a local warrant.

• At 12:09 a.m. Nicole Marie Nale, 19, Greencastle, was taken into custody for public intoxication and being a minor in consumption of alcohol.


• At 5 p.m. Paul Edwin McKinney, 35, Cloverdale, was housed at the jail on a local warrant.

• At 12:16 p.m. Nicholas Gage Bishop, 21, Coatesville, was booked in for leaving the scene of an accident.

• At 10:38 a.m. Alan Michael Rogers, 33, Monticello, was lodged at the jail on a local warrant.


• At 12:36 p.m. Robert E. Tobin III, 37, Ladoga, was taken into custody on a local warrant and an out-of-county warrant.

• At 8:44 a.m. John Michael Fields, 31, Camby, was housed at the jail on a local warrant and on two writs of body attachment.

City Police

One minor accident was investigated recently by Greencastle City Police officers.

• At 12:21 p.m. Monday, a two-vehicle mishap was reported on the parking lot at Kroger, 821 Indianapolis Rd.

Officer Josh Smith reported that Addison Gregory, 16, Greencastle, was driving through the lot in a 2011 Ford Fusion when it was struck by a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer being backed from a parking space by Sue Beaman, 44, Greencastle.

Beaman said she did not see the Gregory car until the collision had occurred.

Total damage in the accident was estimated at $2,500-$5,000.

Seven recent citations were issued by Greencastle officers.

• At 4:57 p.m. Wednesday, Micheal Muncie, 24, Rosedale, was ticketed by Officer Nick Eastham.

Stopped on Indianapolis Road at Calbert Way, Muncie was cited for having an expired license plate.

• At 2:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jeffrey Voege, 34, Cloverdale, was cited by Capt. Chris Jones.

Voege was stopped for driving with a suspended license with a prior offense. He received a summons and was released from the scene.

• At 10 p.m. Monday, Donald Sherman, 42, Greencastle, was ticketed by Officer Luke Brown.

Stopped at 10th Street and Avenue D, Sherman was cited for having a false or fictitious registration plate.

• At 3:31 p.m. Sunday, Jeremy West, 41, Greencastle, was issued a summons and a citation by Officer Kyle Lee.

Stopped on U.S. 231 South, West was given summons to appear in court for driving with a suspended license with a prior offense. West was also ticketed for having an expired license plate (September 2017).

• At 8:13 a.m. Sunday, Mallory Dillon, 21, Carmel, was ticketed for speeding by Officer Lee.

Stopped on Washington Street near Durham Street, Dillon was cited for 47 mph in a 30-mph zone.

• At 2:46 p.m. Saturday, William Fox, 28, Greencastle, was issued a summons by Officer Lee.

Stopped at Bloomington and Apple streets, Fox was cited for driving with a suspended license with a prior offense and released from the scene.

Sheriff’s Department

Putnam County sheriff’s deputies investigated a pair of recent property-damage crashes.

• At 7:57 p.m. on Wednesday, Ashlynn B. Yeley, 18, Roachdale, was eastbound on U.S. 36 in a 2014 Buick Verano when she hit a deer.

Deputy Robert Soilleux estimated damage at $1,001-$2,500.

• At 5:36 a.m. on Monday, Lisa A. Higgins, 54, Greencastle, was eastbound on U.S. 40 just west of County Road 510 East in a 1996 Ford Taurus when she hit a deer.

Deputy Riley Houghton estimated damage at $1,001-$2,500.

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.