* Aug. 13 -- Steven Paynter, 50, Bloomfield, was arrested on a Clinton County warrant for failure to appear on a check deception charge by Greene County Sheriff's Department Deputy John Fowler. He's being held for Clinton County authorities.
* Aug. 14 -- Desiree D. Keller, 20, Bloomfield, was arrested on a warrant by Bloomfield Police Department Officer Chad Green. She's being held on $5,000 bond.
Linton Police Department
The Linton Police Department responded Tuesday to one loitering complaint, one property damage accident, one lost and found, two medical/illness runs, one alarm, six animal complaints, one reckless driver, one theft-other, one domestic/neighbor, one open door/garage and one ordinance violation. They also made seven traffic stops, provided one extra patrol and one school/foot patrol.
* Aug. 13 -- Carl F. Leth, 79, Route 2, Linton, was traveling east on Northeast E Street, while Billy J. Rippy, 75, Route 4, Linton, was traveling south on County Road 1100 West. Leth stopped at a stop sign, waiting for a northbound vehicle. He then proceeded to turn south onto County Road 1100 West and was struck in the side by Rippy's vehicle. No injuries were reported. LPD Patrol Officer Debbie McDonald took the accident report.