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Elkhart County Police Blotter 11/27/12

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, November 27, 2012
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
12007474 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 at approximately 7:39 AM Thomas Schroeder, 46, reported that unknown suspects damaged his mailbox, and
landscaping at his residence at 30187 Tower Rd. Deana Lantz, 43, reported that unknown suspects shattered the windshield of
her 1971 Chevy Pickup parked in her driveway at 30133 Tower Rd. Christy Quick, 28, reported that unknown suspects
damaged her mailbox at 56823 Burbank. The crimes were believed to have occurred between 12:30 AM and 7:00 AM on
11/25/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: 30187 TOWER RD,ELKHART,IN
11/24/12 9:30 pm
Date_Incident
12007475 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 at 9:38 am Glenda King age 43 was found deceased in her home at 51263 CR 35 Apt A of natural causes.
The Elkhart County Sheriff's department and Elkhart County Coroner conducted investigations and no suspicious activity was
discovered.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 51263 CR 35,Bristol,IN
11/25/12 9:38 am
Date_Incident
12007476 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 11/25/12 at 10:54am Elton Jay Hoffman(34) of 29723 Santa Cruz Drive, reported sometime between 1:00am and 10:54am
this morning, about 200 various cd's and jumper cables were stolen from his vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 29723 SANTA CRUZ DRIVE,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 1:00 am
Date_Incident
12007477 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 11-25-2012 at about 12:55 pm, Dylan Streeter, 20, reported his vehicle was involved in a crash near the intersection on CR
6 at CR 5. While Dylan Streeter and the operator of the other vehicle were talking Brandon Kozelka, 22, an uninvolved motorist,
stopped and punched Dylan Streeter in the face. Brandon Kozelka left the scene but later turned himself in to police. He was
arrested and booked into the Elkhart County Jail for misdemeanor battery.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: CR 6 AT CR 5,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007479 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 around 2:45pm, Nina Ottman, 56, a representative of Wal-Mart, located at 30830 Old US Hwy 20, reported they
observed Julie Etchison, 56, 13610 York St, exit the store with several unpaid items in a shopping cart. Julie Etchison was
arrested for theft, a class D Felony and incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 1:35 pm
Date_Incident
12007478 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 at 12:15 pm, a report of suspicious injury to a child was reported by Department of Child Services. A 17 week old
baby had suspicious injuries in the form of broken bones and bite marks. The incident is being further investigated by the
Elkhart County Sheriff Department and the Department of Child Services.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 53029 CREEKSIDE LANE,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 10:00 am
Date_Incident
12007481 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 11-25-2012 at approximately 6:04 PM Linda Martin, 51, 67469 CR 13, reported that the front window was damaged by a
pellet from a pellet gun. This occurred between 11-23-2012 at approximately 12:00 PM and 11-24-2012 at approximately 3:00
PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KUAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 67469 COUNTY ROAD 13,Goshen,IN
11/23/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007485 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 11/25/2012 at around 8:15 pm La Roy Peoples, 21, of 872 Hiawatha, reported that an unknown vehicle collided with his
vehicle while it was parked at 23548 RIver Manor Blvd. La Roy Peoples reported that the collision occurred around 7:15 pm on
11/25/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: RIVER MANOR//ALLEN DR,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 7:15 pm
Date_Incident
12007483 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 around 6:44pm, Elkhart County Sheriff's officer responded to Ash Rd south of Old US Hwy 20 in reference to a
two vehicle crash. Clifford Powell, 61, 1107 Pine St, was found to be intoxicated and driving while suspended prior. Clifford
Powell was arrested and incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and driving while
suspended prior.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: Ash Rd south of Old US Hwy 20,Elkhart,IN
11/25/12 6:44 pm
Date_Incident
12007483 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 around 6:44pm, Elkhart County Sheriff's officer responded to Ash Rd south of Old US Hwy 20 in reference to a
two vehicle crash. Clifford Powell, 61, 1107 Pine St, was found to be intoxicated and driving while suspended prior. Clifford
Powell was arrested and incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and driving while
suspended prior.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: Ash Rd south of Old US Hwy 20,Elkhart,IN
11/25/12 6:44 pm
Date_Incident
12007488 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 at approximately 9:18pm Deanna Eberly (46) was incarcerated at the Elkhart County jail for theft of items totaling
$109.90 from Walmart located at 30830 Old US Hwy 20.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US HWY 20,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 9:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007487 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter:
On 11/25/2012 at 7:25 pm, Casi Rodman, 26, 54385 Berkley Ave, reported finding materials to manufacture methamphetamine
in her garage and a methamphetamine trash lab behind her residence. The Indiana State Police Methamphetamine Team will
be collecting the lab. Two suspects were identified for the methamphetamine lab.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 54385 BERKLEY AVE,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 7:25 pm
Date_Incident
12007484 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On November 25th, 2012 at around 7:08 PM Michael Deranek, 26, 62226 CR 15 (Bashor home) reported that a 16 year old
student pushed him and another staff member during an incident on November 25th, 2012 shortly before 7:08 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OVERMYER, JEREMY M,3A260
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHE N,IN
11/25/12 7:08 pm
Date_Incident
12007482 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 11/25/2012 at about 7:15 pm, John Bowers, 45, 66510 Ash Rd., reported theft from three vehicles on his property. On
11/25/2012 between 1:30 am and 6:30 pm, suspects stole a wallet, chainsaw, fuel can, and other items of value from the
unlocked vehicles.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 66510 ASH RD,WAKARUSA,IN
11/25/12 1:30 am
Date_Incident
12007482 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 11/25/2012 at about 7:15 pm, John Bowers, 45, 66510 Ash Rd., reported theft from three vehicles on his property. On
11/25/2012 between 1:30 am and 6:30 pm, suspects stole a wallet, chainsaw, fuel can, and other items of value from the
unlocked vehicles.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 66510 ASH RD,WAKARUSA,IN
11/25/12 1:30 am
Date_Incident
12007486 11/25/2012
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 11/25/2012 at about 8:27 pm, Phyllis Spangle, 78, 29942 Connecticut Ave., reported that on 11/25/2012 at around 7:53 pm,
as she was slowing to turn left on CR 16 near 46th St., a vehicle attempted to pass on her right, and collided with her 2008
Hyundai Sonata. The Sonata suffered passenger front damage. The other vehicle left the scene without stopping.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: CR 16/ 46TH ST,ELKHART,IN
11/25/12 7:53 pm
Date_Incident
12007495 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:15am, Noah Beachy, 76, 17278 CR 44, reported the theft of $600.00 from his bank account.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 17278 CR 44,GOSHEN,IN
11/22/12 12:00 am
Date_Incident
12007494 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Recovery Stolen Property, Vehicles Etc.
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:43am, two juvenile males, ages 17 years and 16 years were stopped in a vehicle, on Corwin St North of Old
US20. The vehicle had been reported stolen through Goshen Police Department at 8:52am. The 17 year old was charged with
possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and never receiving a license. The 17 year old was incarcerated at Juvenile
Detention Center. The 16 year old was charged with Criminal Trespass and was released to his parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: CORWIN ST NORTH OLD US 20,ELKHART
11/26/12 9:43 am
Date_Incident
12007494 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:43am, two juvenile males, ages 17 years and 16 years were stopped in a vehicle, on Corwin St North of Old
US20. The vehicle had been reported stolen through Goshen Police Department at 8:52am. The 17 year old was charged with
possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and never receiving a license. The 17 year old was incarcerated at Juvenile
Detention Center. The 16 year old was charged with Criminal Trespass and was released to his parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: CORWIN ST NORTH OLD US 20,ELKHART
11/26/12 9:43 am
Date_Incident
12007494 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:43am, two juvenile males, ages 17 years and 16 years were stopped in a vehicle, on Corwin St North of Old
US20. The vehicle had been reported stolen through Goshen Police Department at 8:52am. The 17 year old was charged with
possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and never receiving a license. The 17 year old was incarcerated at Juvenile
Detention Center. The 16 year old was charged with Criminal Trespass and was released to his parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: CORWIN ST NORTH OLD US 20,ELKHART
11/26/12 9:43 am
Date_Incident
12007494 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:43am, two juvenile males, ages 17 years and 16 years were stopped in a vehicle, on Corwin St North of Old
US20. The vehicle had been reported stolen through Goshen Police Department at 8:52am. The 17 year old was charged with
possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and never receiving a license. The 17 year old was incarcerated at Juvenile
Detention Center. The 16 year old was charged with Criminal Trespass and was released to his parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: CORWIN ST NORTH OLD US 20,ELKHART
11/26/12 9:43 am
Date_Incident
12007494 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 9:43am, two juvenile males, ages 17 years and 16 years were stopped in a vehicle, on Corwin St North of Old
US20. The vehicle had been reported stolen through Goshen Police Department at 8:52am. The 17 year old was charged with
possession of stolen property, resisting arrest, and never receiving a license. The 17 year old was incarcerated at Juvenile
Detention Center. The 16 year old was charged with Criminal Trespass and was released to his parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: CORWIN ST NORTH OLD US 20,ELKHART
11/26/12 9:43 am
Date_Incident
12007496 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 11:50am, Deborah Cotton, 56, 68080 Division St, reported the theft of $262.05 from her small business bank
account over a span of 11-23-2012 to 11-26-2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 68080 DIVISION ST,NEW PARIS,IN
11/23/12 12:00 am
Date_Incident
12007497 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 11/26/2012 at 12:00pm, Julie Jones, 35, 62226 CR 15, reported being battered by a 11 year old male student at Bashor
Home. She was not injured.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
11/26/12 10:30 am
Date_Incident
12007502 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter:
On November 26th, 2012 at around 3:48 PM Anthony James, 46, 29568 CR 18 reported that an unknown subject made $88.44
worth of purchases on his debit card without his permission between October 22nd, 2012 and November 13th, 2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OVERMYER, JEREMY M,3A260
Incident Location: 29568 CR 18,ELKHART,IN
10/22/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007504 11/26/2012
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter,
On 11/26/2012 at about 4:28 pm, an employee of Standard Label Co., 4200 Wyland, reported that suspects shooting a firearm
were striking the business with bullets. The business sustained no damage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 4200 WYLAND,ELKHART,IN
11/26/12 4:28 pm
Date_Incident

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