GREENE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
* Nov. 18 -- Tanner J. Swain, 25, Muncie, was arrested on a preliminary charge of possession of marijuana, released on $1,000 bond and scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 24. Jasonville Police Officer Ryan VanHorn was the arresing officer.
LINTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Linton Police Department's activity log for Tuesday included one title check, two follow-up investigations, two requests for information only, one custody dispute/exchange, one criminal mischief, one loitering, one missing/runaway juvenile, three medical/illness, one animal complaint, two assists to other agencies, one reckless driver, one fingerprint for a gun permit, one battery and 15 traffic stops.
* Nov. 18 -- The owner of a rental property on SW D St. reported finding damage to the walls and ceiling of several rooms, including minor fire damage, after a renter had moved out. LPD Officer Karl Jacobshagen was the investigating officer.
* Nov. 19 -- Police are investigating a report of a battery which occurred at a residence on NW 7th St. around 2:30 a.m. The complainant was a visitor at the residence of a family member and said all there were consuming alcohol when a sister-in-law became angry. The argument was reported to have escalated and the complainant said she was knocked down when she was struck in the face and then hit several more times. LPD Officer Jayson Smith is the investigating officer.