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Elkhart County Police Blotter 11/15/12

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ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/13/2012
Case 12007220 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 9 / Meadow Oak Ln Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-13-2012 at around 1:43 am, Carissa Y Dean, 29, was stopped for a traffic violation on
Brookfield Dr north of Meadow Oak Ln. She was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test
and a chemical breath test with a .08 BrAC. She was incarcerated.
01:43.00 01:43:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007222 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 11703 MELRIDGE DR MIDDLEBURY, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
STUTSMAN, JEFFREY, 3A189
Blotter: On 11-13-2012 at approximately 6:09AM Middlebury EMS and the Elkhart County Sheriff
Department were called to 11703 Melridge Dr. Alvin Boyer, 73, was found deceased on the living
room floor. Alvin Boyer suffered from multiple medical conditions. This investigation is on going.
06:00.00 06:00:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007223 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 56780 VIA PISA ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/12/2012 End - 11/12/2012
DEMEKE, BROOK, 3A225
Blotter:
On November 13, 2012 at approximately 07:05 am, Hank W. Matthews, 53, of 56780 Via Pisa,
reported that a silver and black S & W 40 caliber automatic pistol in a black holster, a ForgTog
waterproof suit and his red lunch pail was stolen from his unlocked maroon 2001 Audi passenger
car. The theft occured between 06:30 pm and 08:30 pm, on November 12, 2012, while it was
parked in the driveway. Just prior to the theft an approximately 27 years old white male in black and
blue coat, wearing blue jeans knocked on the front door asking for directions.
18:30.00 18:30:00
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/13/2012
Case 12007224 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 61072 CR 15 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
GROVE, THAD, 3A187
Blotter
On 11-13-12 at 7:32am, Leslie Conrad (39) reported a hit and run at her residence of 61072 CR 15,
that occurred at 7:00am. Investigation revealed a northbound tan Ford Taurus ran off the East side
of the road, struck the edge of her driveway, jumped over the driveway, and collided with her trash
can and mail box. The vehicle continued without stopping at or near the scene, and was found
parked at 1613 Harrison Ridge Ln. The driver was not found, never reported the crash, and
continues to be uncooperative.
07:00.00 07:00:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007228 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
MINDER, NICHOLAS, 3A235
Blotter
On November 13, 2012 at approximately 10:00 AM Ryan Culp (40) advised that a 15 year old
juvenile student's I-phone was stolen from his classroom at Concord High School, 59117 Minuteman
Way Elkhart, Indiana. The phone was later recovered and the investigation determined a suspect
had stolen the phone off a desk in the classroom.
10:00.00 10:00:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007229 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 22340 BAINBRIDGE DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
DEMEKE, BROOK, 3A225
Blotter:
On November 13, 2012 at approximately 10:51 am, Leanna M. Turco, 59, of 22340 Bainbridge Dr.,
reported discovering a nude image of the boyfirend of her 16 years old daughter, in her daughters
cell phone. Leanna M. Turco reported she discovered the image on November 12, 2012 at
approximately 08:30 pm.
10:51.00 10:51:00
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/13/2012
Case 12007231 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 59021 CR 3 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
LANZEN, DAVID W, 3A227
Blotter,
On 11/13/2012 at about 5:40 pm, William Long, 36, reporting a backpack containing school items,
clothing, and a cell phone, was stolen from a locker at 59021 CR 3 on 11/13/2012 between 2:30 pm
and 5:00 pm.
14:30.00 14:30:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007231 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 59021 CR 3 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
LANZEN, DAVID W, 3A227
BLOTTER: GEORGE MADISON, 56, GOSHEN, REPORTED GRAFFITI BY AN UNKNOWN
SUSPECT ON SCHOOL PROPERTY.
14:30.00 14:30:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007233 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 51897 CR 109 ELHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - C
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW, 3A237
Blotter
On November 13, 2012 around 6:43 pm, Ashley Luipold, 28, 51897 CR 109, had intentionally mixed
prescription medication and alcohol. She also stated she wanted to harm herself. She was taken to
Elkhart General Hospital for evaluation.
18:43.00 18:43:00
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/13/2012
Case 12007234 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 56729 Spruce Lane Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
SMITH, ROBERT L, 3A256
Blotter
On 11/13/2012 at 8:06PM Tamara Greenwood, 39, reported that her Dodge Magnum was keyed and
shed door was broken at her residence of 56729 Spruce Ln Elkhart, IN sometime between 5:00PM
and 8:00PM on 11/13/2012.
17:00.00 17:00:00
11/13/2012
Case 12007237 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 13 / CR 18 ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/13/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-13-2012 at around 11:23 pm, Guadalupe Hernandez, 24, was stopped for a traffic violation on
CR 18 west of CR 13. She was found to have never received a license. She was found to have two
warrants for her arrest and she was incarcerated.
23:23.00 23:23:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007239 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 18 / CR 45 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-14-2012 at around 1:17 am, John L Lichtenberger, 30, was stopped for a traffic violation at
Main St and Hively Ave, Elkhart. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a
certified chemical breath test with a .09 BrAC at 1:57 am. He also was found to be in possession of
marijuana and was driving on a suspended license with a prior conviction for driving while
suspended. He was incarcerated.
01:17.00 01:17:00
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/14/2012
Case 12007239 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 18 / CR 45 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-14-2012 at around 1:17 am, John L Lichtenberger, 30, was stopped for a traffic violation at
Main St and Hively Ave, Elkhart. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a
certified chemical breath test with a .09 BrAC at 1:57 am. He also was found to be in possession of
marijuana and was driving on a suspended license with a prior conviction for driving while
suspended. He was incarcerated.
01:17.00 01:17:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007239 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 18 / CR 45 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-14-2012 at around 1:17 am, John L Lichtenberger, 30, was stopped for a traffic violation at
Main St and Hively Ave, Elkhart. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a
certified chemical breath test with a .09 BrAC at 1:57 am. He also was found to be in possession of
marijuana and was driving on a suspended license with a prior conviction for driving while
suspended. He was incarcerated.
01:17.00 01:17:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007245 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 62226 CR 15 Goshen, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
BOGGS, EVAN S, 3A228
Blotter:
On 11/14/2012, at approximately 11:48 am, Andrew G Namisnak (23) reported a battery at 62226
CR 15. Andrew Namisnak stated a 14 year old student at Bashor Children's Home pushed him in the
chest at 10:40 am that morning.
10:40.00 10:40:00
Media report for 11/15/2012
11/14/2012
Case 12007254 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 29175 LARK ST ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
KUNTU, KUAU A, 3A269
Blotter:
On 11-14-2012 at approximately 4:16 PM Debra Switalski, 60, reported she found her husband Dean
Switalski, 60, slumped over the sterring wheel of his 1999 Nissan Pathfinder in the driveway of
29175 Lark St Elkhart.
05:00.00 05:00:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007255 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 23702 ARLENE AVE. ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/13/2012 End - 11/14/2012
EWING, BEN, 3R74
Blotter
On November 14th at approximately 6:30pm Malissa McCain, 28, of 1133 Whitfield Ct., reported her
son's prescription medication had been stolen while in the custody of Concord Southside Elementary
school. The theft occured between November 13th at 12pm and November 14th at 12pm, 2012.
12:00.00 12:00:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007257 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 2933 ARBUTUS ST ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
SIMKINS, BRAD, 3R32
BLOTTER:
An investigation of a possible endangered adult was done at 2933 Arbutus St. in Elkhart. The victim
lives with her daughter and son-in-law in a residence that the victim owns. The victim is dependent
on them for part of her care. The suspects are refusing to provide assistance that the victim needs.
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