Putnam Scanner for April 24, 2020

Thursday, April 23, 2020

County Jail

Four people were booked in the Putnam County Jail recently.


• At 10 p.m. Ethan C. Ames, 30, Fillmore, was lodged at the jail for invasion of privacy.

• At 1:22 p.m. Gregory G. Tatarek, 51, Bargersville, was taken into custody for driving while intoxicated with a prior conviction.

• At 12 p.m. Cody A. Ison-Ladigo, 23, Martinsville, was housed at the jail for disorderly conduct and public intoxication.

• At 11:58 a.m. Christopher L. St. Clair, 34, Danville, was booked in for auto theft.

City Fire

The Greencastle Fire Department responded to four recent dispatches:

• At 4:13 p.m. on Monday, GFD was dispatched to ResCare Homecare for a fire alarm. Firefighters arrived at 4:16 and were advised that the facility’s fire alarm was being tested. GFD went left at 4:24 p.m.

• At 3:12 p.m. on Tuesday, GFD responded to a vehicle fire located at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Firefighters arrived at 3:16 and found a vehicle with the passenger compartment engulfed. The fire was considered under control at 3:21. GFD went back into service at 3:35 p.m.

• At 10:43 p.m. on Tuesday, GFD was dispatched to 951 Deer Field Ct. for a carbon monoxide alarm. Units arrived at 10:49 and shut off the gas to the stove and ventilated the residence. GFD went back into service at 12:08 a.m. Wednesday morning.

• At 10:11 a.m. on Thursday, GFD was dispatched to Phi Delta Theta for a fire alarm. Firefighters arrived at 10:14 and were advised by an alarm company that it was working on the alarm system. GFD left at 10:16 a.m.

Additionally, GFD performed five medical assists and had two disregards during this time.

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.