Greene County Jail Log

New arrests on the morning Jail Log at the Greene County Sheriff’s Department:

  • January 5 – Skylar Jacob Vestal, 23, Lyons, Ind., was arrested on a preliminary charge of misdemeanor domestic battery. His bond was set at $1,000 surety with ten percent cash allowed. He was released on January 6 after posting bond. Linton Police Sgt. Logan Hobbs was the arresting officer.
  • January 5 – Steven Lee Buck, 47, Bloomington, Ind., was arrested on a warrant issued on preliminary charges of felony possession of methamphetamine, felony possession of a hypodermic syringe and misdemeanor driving while suspended – second offense. He was being held without bond. Greene County Sheriff’s Jail Officer Darren McDonald was the arresting officer.
  • January 5 – Michelle Jean McPherson, 46, Newberry, Ind., was arrested on a warrant issued on a preliminary charge of felony possession of methamphetamine. She was being held without bond. Greene County Sheriff’s Deputy Anthony Pope was the arresting officer.
  • January 7 – Justin T. Lay, 35, Spencer, Ind., was arrested on preliminary charges of felony possession of methamphetamine, misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and misdemeanor operating while intoxicated. He was being held without bond.
  • January 7 – Steven Earl Strange, 43, Washington, Ind., was arrested on preliminary charges of felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor dealing in paraphernalia. He was being held without bond. Bloomfield Deputy Marshal Marvin Holt was the arresting officer.
  • January 7 – Tabitha Ann Tosti, 36, Worthington, Ind., was arrested on a warrant issued out of Monroe County on a preliminary charge of misdemeanor theft. She was being held without bond then transferred out of Greene County on January 8. Worthington Deputy Marshal Russell Walls was the arresting officer.  
  • January 8 – Stephanie Jo Hawkins, 33, Jasonville, Ind., was arrested on preliminary charges of felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor driving while suspended with a prior conviction. She was being held without bond.

Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Individuals are booked into jail on warrants issued by courts or on “preliminary charges” based on recommendations of investigating or arresting officers. Charges may change when a case is filed in court by the prosecutor who reviews the case and makes the charging decision.