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Elkhart County Sheriff's Blotter 4-9-12

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ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/06/2012
Case 12002229 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 56541 CR 15 ELKHART, IN
Offense: THEFT-OTHER / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
SMITH, ROBERT L, 3A256
BLOTTER:
ON 4/6/2012 AT APPROXIMATELY 8:18AM TELL WILLIAMS JR, 71, REPORTED THAT A TAN 4D
PASSENGER CAR STOLE A CAST IRON INCINERATOR FROM HIS RESIDENCE, LOCATED AT
56541 CR 15 ELKHART, IN. THE VEHICLE WAS LOCATED AND EDWARD SCHRADER, 42,
WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF THE INCINERATOR AT A SCRAP YARD, LOCATED
AT 923 EDWARDSBURG AVE ELKHART, IN. EDWARD SCHRADER WAS INCARCERATED AT
THE ELKHART COUNTY JAIL FOR THEFT.
08:18.00 08:18:00
04/06/2012
Case 12002230 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 30656 SWEDE DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: CREDIT CARD FRAUD / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 03/21/2012 End - 03/26/2012
SMITH, ROBERT L, 3A256
BLOTTER
ON 4/6/2012 AT APPROXIMATELY 9:18AM JONATHAN STIENER, 35 OF 30656 SWEDE DR,
REPORTED THAT HIS CREDIT CARD WAS USED WITHOUT HIS CONSENT BETWEEN
3/21/2012 AND 3/26/2012 IN CROWN POINT, IN. OVER $270.00 IN CHARGES WERE MADE.
00:01.00 00:01:00
04/06/2012
Case 12002231 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 19975 PEACH RIDGE RD GOSHEN, IN
Offense: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF / Counts: 2 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
GROVE, THAD, 3A187
BLOTTER:
ON 04-06-12 AT 9:21AM, DELBERT MILLER (74) REPORTED HIS MAILBOX DAMAGED
BETWEEN 5:55AM AND 6:00AM ON 04-06-12, AT 19975 PEACH RIDGE RD, GOSHEN. THE
ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT ALSO FOUND THE MAILBOX DAMAGED AT
19927 PEACH RIDGE RD, GOSHEN OWNED BY RICHARD MINIER, AND CONFIRMED IT WAS
PART OF THIS INCIDENT. THE MAILBOXES WERE STRUCK BY AN UNKNOWN OBJECT BY
AN UNKNOWN PERSON.
05:55.00 05:55:00
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/06/2012
Case 12002238 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 201 N COTTAGE AVE GOSHEN, IN
Offense: CHINS / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/03/2012 End - 04/04/2012
LEHMAN, RANDY, 3A266
BLOTTER
ON 4/6/2012 AROUND 3:36 PM, ANTHONY SOULE, 37, REPORTED HIS 12 YEAR OLD,
JUVENILE SON, WAS IN NEED OF SERVICES AFTER BEING HELD DOWN AND BATTERED BY
AN UNKNOWN ADULT MALE AT AN UNKNOWN RESIDENCE LOCATED IN NEW PARIS
INDIANA SOMETIME BETWEEN 4/3/2012 AND 4/4/2012. THE CHILD DID NOT SUFFER ANY
VISIBLE INJURIES
12:00.00 12:00:00
04/06/2012
Case 12002239 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 30934 CR 10 GRANGER, IN
Offense: BURGLARY-RESIDENCE / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
DENESUK, BRANDON, 3A239
BLOTTER
ON 4/6/2012 AT 4:46PM, SCOTT SPEARS, 48 OF 30934 CR 10, REPORTED THAT BETWEEN
4:00A AND 4:30PM TODAY, SOMEONE FORCED OPEN A DOOR TO HIS RESIDENCE,
RANSACKED HIS HOUSE, AND STOLE MONEY AND TWO SAFES FROM WITHIN.
04:00.00 04:00:00
04/06/2012
Case 12002243 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: SR 15 N CR 18 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: DEATH INVESTIGATION / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
MILLER, KEVIN, 3A223
BLOTTER
ON 4-6-2012 AT AROUND 8:14 PM POLICE AND EMS RESPONDED TO A VEHICLE VS.
PEDESTRIAN CRASH ON SR 15 NORTH OF CR 18, IN ELKHART COUNTY, INDIANA. DENNIS
STOESZ, 57, WAS SOUTHBOUND ON US 20 APPROACHING CR 18, IN A BLUE CHEVY
MALIBU. THERE WAS A GROUP OF CHILDREN PLAYING IN THE YARD AT 57596 SR 15.
SEVERAL CHILDREN CROSSED THE STREET TO RETRIEVE A SOCCER BALL, AND THEN
EZEQUIEL RAMIREZ, AGE 4, RAN ACROSS THE STREET, TO RETURN TO 57596 SR 15 AND
WAS STRUCK BY THE SOUTHBOUND MALIBU. EZEQUIEL RAMIREZ DIED AT THE SCENE OF
THE CRASH FROM INJURIES SUSTAINED IN THE CRASH. THE ELKHART COUNTY CRASH
INVESTIGATION TEAM IS INVESTIGATING FURTHER.
20:14.00 20:14:00
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/06/2012
Case 12002244 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 10206 CR 4 MIDDLEBURY, IN
Offense: DEATH INVESTIGATION / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
LEHMAN, RANDY, 3A266
BLOTTER
ON 4/6/2012 AROUND 8:08 PM, MARIA MILLER , 55, REPORTED SHE HAD FOUND HER
HUSBAND JACOB MILLER, 67, UNCONSCIOUS AND NOT BREATHING AT THEIR RESIDENCE
LOCATED AT 10206 CR 4 MIDDLEBURY. JACOB MILLER WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD ON
4/6/2012 AT APPROXIMATELY 8:25 PM. THE CORONER'S OFFICE RESPONDED AND
NOTHING SUSPICIOUS WAS FOUND AT THE SCENE.
10:15.00 10:15:00
04/06/2012
Case 12002247 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 19279 CR 40 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: SUICIDE-ATTEMPT / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Drugs? True / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/06/2012
LEEPER, ADAM D, 3A245
BLOTTER
On 04-06-2012 at approximately 10:50 pm, Patricia Kinder, 35 of 19279 CR 40 , attempted to
harm herself by overdosing on prescription medication. Patricia Kinder was found by her husband
near her home and transported her to IU Health Goshen Hospital. The Elkhart County Sheriff's
Department responded and completed a 24 Hr. Committal for a mental health evaluation.
21:30.00 21:30:00
04/07/2012
Case 12002248 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: WINDING WATERS // CR 4 ELKHART, IN
Offense: OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? True / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/07/2012 End - 04/07/2012
LUNDGREN, DUSTIN, 3A238
BLOTTER:
ON 4-7-2012 AT AROUND 2:55 AM, MICHAEL C. MERRITT, 37, WAS STOPPED ON CR 4
SOUTH OF CR 7 FOR TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS. HE FAILED FIELD SOBRIETY TESTS AND A
CERTIFIED CHEMICAL BREATH TEST WITH A .11 BRAC AT 3:44 AM. MICHAEL MERRITT
ALSO HAD A VALID WARRANT FOR HIS ARREST. HE WAS INCARCERATED.
02:55.00 02:55:00
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/07/2012
Case 12002250 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 57031 RAIDER DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: BURGLARY-RESIDENCE / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/06/2012 End - 04/07/2012
BOGGS, EVAN S, 3A228
BLOTTER
ON 4/7/2012, AT APPROXIMATELY 8:59 AM, MAX A HOSTETLER, 81, REPORTED A
BURGLARY AT 57031 RAIDER DR. MAX HOSTETLER STATED AN UNKNOWN SUSPECT
ENTERED HIS RESIDENCE BY POSSIBLY OPENING AN UNLOCKED DOOR AND STOLE A
WRISTWATCH, MONEY, AND DOUGHNUT HOLES. THE INCIDENT OCCURRED BETWEEEN
8:00 PM ON 4/6/2012 AND 8:15 AM THAT MORNING.
20:00.00 20:00:00
04/07/2012
Case 12002255 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 53203 HILLTOP DR MIDDLEBURY, IN
Offense: MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT (OTHER VEHICLES) / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/07/2012 End - 04/07/2012
BENNETT, MICHAEL A, 3A251
BLOTTER
ON 04-07-2012 AT ABOUT 12:47 PM RONALD SAILOR, 41, REPORTED FINDING HIS STOLEN
2006 HONDA MOTORCYCLE AT 53203 HILLTOP DRIVE. RONALD SAILOR REPORTED HIS
MOTORCYCLE STOLEN FROM 396 KALAMAZOO STREET TO WHITE PIGEON POLICE
DEPARTMENT IN MICHIGAN ON 04-07-2012 AT ABOUT 3:30 AM. THE MOTORCYCLE WAS
RECOVERED AND RELEASED TO RONALD SAILOR.
12:47.00 12:47:00
04/07/2012
Case 12002256 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 14260 CR 36 MILLERSBURG, IN
Offense: OTHER / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/07/2012 End - 04/07/2012
DALY, MICHAEL, 3A214
BLOTTER
ON 04-07-2012 AT 1:17 PM AN ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT DEPUTY SHOT
AND KILLED A DOG DURING AN INVESTIGATION. THE DOG CHARGED THE OFFICER IN A
THREATENING MANNER AND THE OFFICER WAS IN FEAR OF BODILY HARM. THIS
OCCURRED AT 14260 CR 36.
13:16.00 13:16:00
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/07/2012
Case 12002259 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 29626 CR 40 WAKARUSA, IN
Offense: BATTERY / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/07/2012 End - 04/07/2012
WALSH, MATTHEW J., 3A249
BLOTTER
ON 4/7/2012 AT 8:28PM, SUSAN VICARY, 56 OF 29626 CR 40, REPORTED SHE WAS
GRABBED BY THE NECK BY A FEMALE FAMILY MEMBER AT 8:25PM. SUSAN VICARY
SUSTAINED REDNESS TO THE FACE AND CONTUSION TO THE FOREHEAD.
13:00.00 13:00:00
04/08/2012
Case 12002261 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 59044 MERRIMAC LN ELKHART, IN
Offense: DRUG/NARCOTIC POSSESS (MARIJUANA) / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/08/2012 End - 04/08/2012
DENESUK, BRANDON, 3A239
BLOTTER
ON 4/8/2012 AT AROUND 1:00AM, THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A
SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE PARKED IN FRONT OF A PLAYGROUND AT 59044 MERRIMAC LN.
GORDON CRASE III (19) WAS FOUND ON SCENE AND WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION
OF MARIJUANA. HE WAS CITED INTO THE MAGISTRATE COURT AND RELEASED AT THE
SCENE.
00:45.00 00:45:00
04/08/2012
Case 12002262 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 21537 PROTECTA DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: BURGLARY-NON RESIDENCE / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/08/2012 End - 04/08/2012
LUNDGREN, DUSTIN, 3A238
BLOTTER:
ON 4-8-2012 AT APPROXIMATELY 2:49 AM, SHERIFF DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO AN ALARM
CALL AT SELECT TOOL AND MACHINE AT 21537 PROTECTA DRIVE. OFFICERS LOCATED
TIMOTHY HORTON, 43, DAJUAN HORTON, 35, AND JAMAR MAJOR, 24, EXITING THE
BUSINESS THROUGH A FORCED OPEN DOOR, AND IN POSSESSION OF STOLEN ITEMS
FROM THE BUSINESS. OFFICER RECOVERED STOLEN LAP TOP COMPUTERS, BRASS
METAL, AND DIGITAL CAMERA. OFFICERS ALSO RECOVERED A STOLEN LCD PROJECTOR
FROM A MIAMI UNIVERSITY (OHIO) POLICE DEPARTMENT CASE. ALL THREE WERE
INCARCERATED FOR BURGLARY.
00:49.00 00:49:00
Media report for 4/9/2012
04/08/2012
Case 12002262 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 21537 PROTECTA DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: THEFT-OTHER / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/08/2012 End - 04/08/2012
LUNDGREN, DUSTIN, 3A238
BLOTTER:
ON 4-8-2012 AT APPROXIMATELY 2:49 AM, SHERIFF DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO AN ALARM
CALL AT SELECT TOOL AND MACHINE AT 21537 PROTECTA DRIVE. OFFICERS LOCATED
TIMOTHY HORTON, 43, DAJUAN HORTON, 35, AND JAMAR MAJOR, 24, EXITING THE
BUSINESS THROUGH A FORCED OPEN DOOR, AND IN POSSESSION OF STOLEN ITEMS
FROM THE BUSINESS. OFFICER RECOVERED STOLEN LAP TOP COMPUTERS, BRASS
METAL, AND DIGITAL CAMERA. OFFICERS ALSO RECOVERED A STOLEN LCD PROJECTOR
FROM A MIAMI UNIVERSITY (OHIO) POLICE DEPARTMENT CASE. ALL THREE WERE
INCARCERATED FOR BURGLARY.
00:49.00 00:49:00
04/09/2012
Case 12002276 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 201 E MAPLE ST MILLERSBURG, IN
Offense: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/08/2012 End - 04/09/2012
LEEPER, ADAM D, 3A245
BLOTTER
On 04-09-2012 at approximately 12:55 am, Kaitlyn R. Pergrem, 19, reported that her ex-boyfriend
damaged her vehicle by kicking the front left corner of the vehicle with his foot. Kaitlyn Pergrem
stated that this occurred while at his apartment at 201 Maple St. in Millersburg, IN at around 11:30
pm on 04-08-2012.
23:30.00 23:30:00
04/09/2012
Case 12002277 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 17 SOUTH OF CR 20 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: OPERATOR NEVER LICENSED / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Drugs? False / Alcohol? False / Computer Crime? False
Start - 04/09/2012 End - 04/09/2012
MYERS, MATTHEW S, 3A262
BLOTTER
ON 04/09/2012 AT 4:18AM, ALBERTO ZAMORA, 39, WAS STOPPED ON CR 17 SOUTH OF CR
20 FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. ALBERTO ZAMORA WAS FOUND TO HAVE NEVER
RECEIVED A DRIVER'S LICENSE AND WAS INCARCERATED.
04:18.00 04:18:00

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