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Elkhart County Police Blotter 11/16/12

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ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Media report for 11/16/2012
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 - 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
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
Media report for 11/16/2012
11/14/2012
Case 12007241 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 21303 PROTECTA DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
GROVE, THAD, 3A187
Blotter: On 11-14-12 at 7:57am, Duncan Macmillan (68) of Capital Tire, 21303 Protecta Dr, reported
that between 4:20am and 4:40am on 11-14-12 the lines to the company air-conditioning unit were
cut outside the west side of the building, and the air conditioner was taken in a suspect full size
pickup. The incident was witnessed from another business across the street.
04:30.00 04:30:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007243 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 18962 CR 14 BRISTOL, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
GROVE, THAD, 3A187
Blotter
On 11-14-12 at 10:41am, Daniel Boots (28) of 18962 CR 14 reported the locked front door to his
residence was forced open between 10:00am and 10:40am on 11-14-12. Televisions were taken
from his living room and master bedroom. A Playstation 3 and 6 games for it were taken from the
living room also.
10:00.00 10:00:00
11/14/2012
Case 12007244 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 58420 VALLEY VIEW DR ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
STUTSMAN, JEFFREY, 3A189
Blotter: On 11-14-2012 at approximately 11:06am Rhonda Potucek, 38, reported that a subject
entered her residence at 58420 Valley View Dr without permission and stole jewelry from her
bedroom. The subject accessed an open door through the garage to enter the residence.
11:00.00 11:00:00
Media report for 11/16/2012
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
11/14/2012
Case 12007250 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 52838 CR5 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/14/2012 End - 11/14/2012
KUNTU, KUAU A, 3A269
Blotter
On 11-14-2012 at approximately 2:48 PM Sheila Barajas,18, reported a burglary at 52838 CR 5 .
The suspect kicked in the front door and took approximately 20 snapback hats, a pair of gym shoes,
and a 12" speaker. The burglary occurred between 6:50 AM and 2:15 PM.
06:50.00 06:50:00
11/15/2012
Case 12007253 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 46 W CR 33 New Paris, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
SMITH, ROBERT L, 3A256
Blotter
On 11/14/2012 at 3:55PM a suspect was found to be in possession of marijuana following a vehicle
crash. Charges will be filed pending further investigation.
15:55.00 15:55:00
Media report for 11/16/2012
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.
18:00.00 18:00:00
Media report for 11/16/2012
11/15/2012
Case 12007263 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 17462 SHAMROCK GOSHEN, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Start - 11/11/2012 End - 11/15/2012
HORNER, TODD M, 3A248
Blotter
On 11/15/2012 at around 6:00 pm Joshua Dolph, 34, 17642 Shamrock, Goshen, reported that his
wife. Mendella Dolph, 33, as a missing person. Joshua Dolph reported that Mendella Dolph has been
missing since 11/11/2012 at around 7:30 pm. Joshua Dolph reported that he doesn't believe foul play
is involved in Mendella Dolph's disappearance.
19:30.00 19:30:00
11/15/2012
Case 12007268 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: 30830 OLD US 20 ELKHART, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
MARTIN, NICHOLAS J, 3A259
Blotter
On 11/15/2012 at approximately 9:21PM Nina Ottman, 56, an employee of Wal Mart, at 30830 Old
US 20 in Elkhart, reported a 16 year old female had stolen clothes and household goods from the
store. The juvenile female was released to her mother.
21:21.00 21:21:00
11/15/2012
Case 12007269 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: MISSOURI AVE/CR 17 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
LANZEN, DAVID W, 3A227
Blotter
On 11/15/2012 at about 9:39 pm, Richard Brown, 42, 56799 Raider Dr., reported that on 11/15/2012
at about 8:15 pm, a suspect rammed his vehicle on Missouri Ave near CR 45, then punched him in
the face several times. Richard Brown suffered swelling and cuts to his face. His 2006 Suzuki
passenger car was damaged.
20:15.00 20:15:00
Media report for 11/16/2012
11/15/2012
Case 12007269 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: MISSOURI AVE/CR 17 GOSHEN, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
LANZEN, DAVID W, 3A227
Blotter
On 11/15/2012 at about 9:39 pm, Richard Brown, 42, 56799 Raider Dr., reported that on 11/15/2012
at about 8:15 pm, a suspect rammed his vehicle on Missouri Ave near CR 45, then punched him in
the face several times. Richard Brown suffered swelling and cuts to his face. His 2006 Suzuki
passenger car was damaged.
20:15.00 20:15:00
11/15/2012
Case 12007270 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: Pinecrest Drive // Mark Manor Drive Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-16-2012 at around 9:52 pm, Angel Darlene Nisley, 34, was involved in a minor crash at the
intersection of Pine Crest Dr and Sandalwood Dr. She wsa found to have operated the vehicle while
intoxicated with a 1 year old child in the vehicle. She failed a field sobriety test and a certified
chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC at 12:55 am. She was incarcerated.
19:30.00 19:30:00
11/15/2012
Case 12007270 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: Pinecrest Drive // Mark Manor Drive Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class -
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-16-2012 at around 9:52 pm, Angel Darlene Nisley, 34, was involved in a minor crash at the
intersection of Pine Crest Dr and Sandalwood Dr. She wsa found to have operated the vehicle while
intoxicated with a 1 year old child in the vehicle. She failed a field sobriety test and a certified
chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC at 12:55 am. She was incarcerated.
19:30.00 19:30:00
Media report for 11/16/2012
11/15/2012
Case 12007270 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: Pinecrest Drive // Mark Manor Drive Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - F
Start - 11/15/2012 End - 11/15/2012
LEHMAN, CASEY D, 3A230
Blotter
On 11-16-2012 at around 9:52 pm, Angel Darlene Nisley, 34, was involved in a minor crash at the
intersection of Pine Crest Dr and Sandalwood Dr. She wsa found to have operated the vehicle while
intoxicated with a 1 year old child in the vehicle. She failed a field sobriety test and a certified
chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC at 12:55 am. She was incarcerated.
19:30.00 19:30:00
11/16/2012
Case 12007272 Reporting officer:
Date: Time of incident:
Location: CR 6 East of SR 19 Elkhart, IN
Offense: / Counts: 1 / Felony or Misdemeanor Class - M
Start - 11/16/2012 End - 11/16/2012
WASS, MICHAEL, 3A212
Blotter
On 11-16-2012 around 4:06 A.M. Mark D. Bell-Kosel, 27, was stopped in the area of CR 6 and Sr 19
for a infraction. It was found Mark Bell-Kosel failed a field sobriety test, having a result of .09 BRAC
around 4:33 A.M.
04:06.00 04:06:00

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