News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 6, 2013

Vigo County Jail Log: Aug. 6, 2013

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Monday and Tuesday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.


Melissa L. Gress, 37, 1000 block of Windsor Street, Terre Haute. Booked 2:14 p.m. Nonsupport of a child.

Ashley N. Carney, 22, 2800 block of Harding Avenue, Terre Haute. Booked 3:07 p.m. Failure to appear.

Angela D. Gess, 38, 2800 block of Harding Avenue, Terre Haute. Booked 3:31 p.m. Possession of methamphetamine.

Gabriel J. Sharkey, 34, 1400 block of South 18th Street, Terre Haute. Booked 5:17 p.m. Serious battery with a deadly weapon.

David L. Bell IV, 26, 4600 block of South Fifth Street, Terre Haute. Booked 5:24 p.m. Manufacture of methamphetamine, possession of chemical reagents, maintaining a common nuisance, failure to appear and criminal conversion.

Raymond Scharfenberger, 47, 500 block of Osborne Street, Terre Haute. Booked 6:35 p.m. Operating while intoxicated.

Craige A. Shepard, 33, 300 block of South Eighth Street, West Terre Haute. Booked 8:12 p.m. Possession of paraphernalia.

Sandra K. Tincher, 45, 3100 block of North 17th Street, Terre Haute. Booked 9:41 p.m. Operating while intoxicated.

Alexis L. Pearce, 20, 3700 block of East Oregon Church Road, Terre Haute. Booked 10:55 p.m. Failure to appear.

Randy W. Dispennett, 42, 300 block of West Miller Avenue, West Terre Haute. Booked 11:32 p.m. Possession of methamphetamine, obstructing justice and resisting law enforcement.


Zachary L. Crockett, 22, 10 block of South U.S. 41, Terre Haute. Booked 12:49 a.m. Failure to appear.

James W. Tate, 31, 1200 block of Ridgeview Court, Avon. Booked 2:19 a.m. Possession of methamphetamine, dealing methamphetamine and resisting law enforcement.

Stephanie M. Dyer, 26, 1200 block of Lyden Street, Terre Haute. Booked 4:21 a.m. Intimidation, operating while intoxicated, possession of marijuana/hash and driving while suspended.

Devin S. Bailey, 27, 10 block of Home Avenue, Terre Haute. Booked 7:35 a.m. Failure to appear and domestic battery.

Under the law, criminal charges are merely accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.