Putnam Scanner for April 15, 2022
Nine people were booked in the Putnam County Jail recently.
• At 5:01 a.m. Clinton C. Chandler, 30, Greencastle, was booked in for driving while intoxicated.
• At 2:05 a.m. Angela D. Hagis, 53, Indianapolis, was lodged at the jail for resisting law enforcement and disorderly conduct.
• At 1:37 a.m. Adrian D. Henley Jr., 27, Indianapolis, was taken into custody for theft and check fraud.
• At 1:13 a.m. Johnathan E. Turner, 34, Reelsville, was housed at the jail for possession of methamphetamine.
• At 4:38 p.m. Cheryl L. Tomasik, 39, Cloverdale, was booked in on a local warrant.
• At 3:58 p.m. Scott A. McKnight, 49, Quincy, was lodged at the jail for nonsupport of a dependent child and a writ of body attachment.
• At 4:08 p.m. Dustin M. Kennedy, 27, Cloverdale, was taken into custody for driving with a suspended license.
• At 8:47 a.m. Samuel W. Evans, 21, Greencastle, was housed at the jail for theft.
• At 8:08 a.m. Jeremiah S. Archer, 42, Brazil, was booked in for driving with a suspended license with a prior conviction.
One recent arrest was reported by Greencastle City Police officers.
• At 10:20 a.m. Monday, Andrew K. Gililand, 18, Greencastle, was arrested by Sgt. Brad Hiatt.
Later lodged in the Putnam County Jail after blood testing at Putnam County Hospital, Gililand was taken into custody at the Phillips 66 station on North Jackson Street for driving while intoxicated.
Putnam County sheriff’s deputies investigated a pair of recenty property-damage crashes.
• At 6:39 a.m. on Wednesday, Jerry Dilley, 38, Brazil, was traveling northeast on State Road 243 in a 2008 Nissan Versa, attempting to left into the driveway of his place of work.
Dilley told Deputy Tanner Brown that his left turn signal was activated, but that his vehicle was rear-ended.
Zachary Hayman, 57, Cloverdale, was also traveling northeast in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado. He said he came around a corner and didn’t see Dilley’s vehicle until it was too late. He tried to go around on the left but could not avoid the collision.
Hayman was charged with Class A misdemeanor driving with a suspended license with a prior conviction.
Hayman’s vehicle was towed. Brown estimated damage at $25,000-$50,000.
• At 12:10 a.m. on Sunday, Baylor T. Girton, 28, Indianapolis, was eastbound on U.S. 40 nearing U.S. 231 in a 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse when he hit a deer, while another ran into his driver’s side fender.
Reserve Commander Ken Rozelle estimated damage at $2,500-$5,000.
The Greencastle Fire Department responded to two incidents since last Tuesday:
• At 1:55 p.m. on Tuesday, GFD was dispatched to the International Automotive Components facility for a fire alarm. Firefighters arrived at 2:04 and determined that the alarm was accidentally set off. GFD went back into service at 2:16 p.m.
• At 9:08 a.m. on Wednesday, GFD was dispatched to the DePauw University-owned duplexes at 109 W. Hanna St. for a fire alarm. Firefighters arrived at 9:11 and determined the alarm was due to cooking. The alarm was reset. GFD went back into service at 9:13 a.m.
Additionally, GFD performed six medical assists 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.