Arrests – August 6

Charging information is obtained from the Hancock County Jail. If you have questions about a charge listed here, call the sheriff’s department at 317-477-1147.


Christopher M. Nichols, 29, 2632 Calbert Drive, Indianapolis, faces charges of theft, resisting law enforcement, escape, reckless driving, operating a vehicle after forfeiture of license and a community corrections violation.

Brandi Cottongim, 32, 523 S. State St., Greenfield, faces a charge of public intoxication.

Brain J. Ricketts, 31, 42 Fountainlake Drive, Greenfield, faces a probation violation.

Lonnie L. Morton, 31, 3730 Carson Ave., Indianapolis, faces a probation violation.

Heidi M. Coffman, 45, 2950 W. U.S. 52, New Palestine, wanted on warrant from another county.

Eric Worthington, 31, 1059 E. South St., Greenfield, faces a charge of child molesting.

Timothy B. Yingst, 53, 2085 E. Eden Road, Greenfield, faces a probation violation.

Lacey L. Linville, 20, 4793 S. Mud Creek Court, New Palestine, faces a violation of drug court.

Brett J. Pipes, 45, 4811 N. German Church Road, Indianapolis, faces a charge of theft.

Spencer C. Powell, 27, 520 E. Ohio St., Fortville, faces a charge of failure to appear.


Cameron R. Polston, 22, 3851 S. County Road 450W, New Palestine, faces charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine.