Police, Fire – August 19


Personal-injury accident

5:03 p.m. Wednesday — U.S. 31 and Industrial Drive. Dennis Hardin, 62, Franklin and Mang Cing, 28, Indianapolis. Hardin reported back pain.

Property damage accidents

  • 9:23 p.m. Wednesday — 1700 block of Black Oak Lane.
  • 10 a.m. Wednesday — 1000 block of Hospital Road.


1100 block of Southpointe Drive: A woman reported at 2:33 p.m. Wednesday that someone stole a safe prescription medication from her home.



900 block of Marcy Lane: Police responded at 12:20 a.m. Thursday to a report of burglary.


100 block of Pinecrest Drive: Police responded at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday to a report of theft.


Goodwill, 997 E. County Line Road: A loss-prevention officer reported at 12:02 p.m. Wednesday that a woman stole from the store. She was issued a summons to appear in court.

Criminal mischief

U.S. 31 South and W. Smith Valley Road: A man reported at 11:28 a.m. Wednesday that someone stole items from a gaming machine.

Personal-injury accidents

  • 2:57 p.m. Monday — U.S. 31 South and Smith Valley Road. Patrick W. Allen, 35, Needham and pedestrian Nathan W. Irskens, 20, Greenwood. Irskens had a knee/lower leg/foot abrasion.
  • 1:11 a.m. Sunday — Main Street and Interstate 65. Cory Vandegriff, 29, New Whiteland. Vandegriff reported elbow/lower arm bleeding.

Property-damage accidents

  • 2:25 p.m. Wednesday — U.S. 31 South and Fry Road.
  • 7 a.m. Monday — County Line Road and Airport Parkway.

Johnson County


900 block of Ramblin Road, Greenwood: A woman reported at 8:51 p.m. Wednesday that someone stole rims and tires from a relative’s truck.

Personal-injury accident

3:40 a.m. Thursday — County Road 100E, and County Road 175N, Franklin. Darren K. Patch, Bargersville. Patch reported a contusion/bruise to the head.

Jail bookings

The following people recently were arrested and booked into the Johnson County jail:

Jennifer Lynn Dearing, 37, 962 Prairie Depot, Indianapolis; arrested on a warrant for failure to appear in court; held without bond.

Tiffany Nicole Baker, 41, 7838 Ella Dobbs Lane, Indianapolis; arrested on a charge of violation of probation; held without bond.

Steven Ray Smith, 21, 160 Pebble Creek Drive, Greenwood; arrested on charges of bond forfeiture; held without bond.

Lucio Elizabeth Patino, 24, 2382 Monarchy Lane, Greenwood; arrested on an out of county warrant; held without bond.

Stephanie Fitzwater, 34, 8807 Madison Ave., Apt. 308B, Indianapolis; arrested on an out of county warrant; held without bond.

Mark D. Toliver, 39, 4519 W. Brykit St., Indianapolis; arrested on an out of county warrant; held without bond.

Brandon Allen Bullock, 29, 5351 U.S. 31 South, Room 112, Franklin; arrested on warrants for failure to appear in court; held on $1,350 bond.

Steven Douglas Lambert, 20, 2963 S. Saddle Club Road, Greenwood; arrested on a charge of possession of marijuana/hashish; held on $1,000 bond.

The following people recently were arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated and booked into jail:

Stephen W. Nichols, 47, 875 Windstar Blvd., Franklin; released on $1,000 bond.

Jahal B. Jani, 24, 480 S. Peterman Road, Greenwood; also arrested on charges of resisting an officer, battery, disorderly conduct, possession of marijuana/hashish and leaving the scene of a property damage accident; released on $6,400 bond.

Brian K. Meeks, 55, 7639 Trophy Club S Drive, Indianapolis; released on $250 bond.

Jason Edward Litson, 40, 1531 Franklin Place Court, Franklin; held on $1,000 bond.