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Elkhart County Police Blotter 12/05/12

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, December 5, 2012
26861CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
12007635 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter:
On 12/3/2012, at approximately 1:57 am, Josette Franklin, 35, reported her 14 year old step daughter as a runaway from 11071
SR 120, Middlebury, Indiana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CLAEYS, CASEY J,3A254
Incident Location: 11071 SR 120,MIDDLEBURY,IN
12/3/12 1:57 am
Date_Incident
12007636 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter: On 12/3/2012, at approximately 3:32 am, Duane Farnsworth, 29, reported items stolen from his vehicle in the parking
lot of the Marathon Gas Station at 50980 SR 13. The vehicle was unlocked at the time of the theft.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CLAEYS, CASEY J,3A254
Incident Location: 50980 SR 13,MIDDLEBURY,IN
12/3/12 3:32 am
Date_Incident
12007637 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 12/03/2012 at approximately 3:54am Michael Miller (56) reported that someone stole a metal fire pit, picture frames,
children's comforter and an old I-phone from his unlocked vehicle located in his driveway at 30432 North Shore Drive sometime
between 12/02/2012 at 2:00pm and 12/03/2012 3:50am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 30432 NORTH SHORE DR,ELKHART,IN
12/3/12 3:50 am
Date_Incident
12007639 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter: On 12-03-12 at 6:23am, Gavin Hoffman (26) of 30417 Britt Ave, reported theft from his vehicles. Two of his vehicles
were entered by unlocked doors between 11:00pm on 12-02-12 and 6:00am on 12-23-12. His GPS and his wife's coach purse
were taken from one of the vehicles, and a hand bag of cosmetics was taken from the other vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 30417 BRITT Ave,ELKHART,IN
12/2/12 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007640 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 12/3/2012 at 7:30am, Terra Fischer, 24, 15159 Elkhart Rd., reported her vehicle had been damaged and a purse stolen from
inside. This occured between 7:00pm 12/2/2012 and 7:30am, 12/3/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 15159 ELKHART ST,GOSHEN,IN
12/2/12 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007641 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 12-03-12 at 8:06am, Tammy Mullins (41) reported burglary of 29352 CR 20. Between 3:30pm on 12-02-12 and 8:06am on
12-03-12, the back door was forced open while the house was unoccupied. An end table, and a bottle of prescription pills of her
brother's, John Boyd (35), were taken from the residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 29352 CR 20,Elkhart,IN
12/2/12 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
12007642 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
Blotter:
On 12/3/12 at approximately 8:26 AM Michelle Nowicki, 44, reported that an unknown suspect stole her identity and opened
three bank accounts at two different banks on line. The accounts were opened between 11/16/12 and 11/23/12, and were
discovered to be fraudulent on 11/30/12.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 20879 ARCADIA DR,BRISTOL,IN
12/3/12 8:26 am
Date_Incident
12007645 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 12/3/2012 at 12:30pm, Bashor Home employees Julie Jones, Andrew Namisnak, and Laurenne Bishop, 62226 CR 15,
reported an 11 year old male student battered them but did not cause injuries.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
12/3/12 9:00 am
Date_Incident
12007650 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 12/03/2012 at 1:30 p.m. Cynthia Evers, 64, advised between 11/29/2012 at 10:01 p.m. and 11/30/2012 at 2:41 p.m.
unknown suspect(s) entered their 2005 Mercury Grand Marquis, located at 30167 CR 16 W and ransacked the contents.
Nothing appeared to be missing, A second vehicle was mentioned as being entered and ransacked as well, but no other
informtion was submitted.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 30167 CR 16 W,ELKHART,IN
11/29/12 10:01 pm
Date_Incident
12007648 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter:
On December 3rd, 2012 at around 1:16 PM Paulette Watkins, 60, 56282 Primrose Circle reported that on November 30th,
2012 four purchases were made on her debit card without her permission.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OVERMYER, JEREMY M,3A260
Incident Location: 56282 PRIMROSE Circle,Elkhart,IN
11/30/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007651 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 12/03/2012 at 3:45 p.m. Allyson Vicsik, 16, advised on 12/01/2012 between 12:01 a.m. and 12:30 a.m., unknown suspect(s)
damaged the front passenger tire of her 2005 Chrysle PT Cruiser located at 58363 Timberleaf Ct.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 58363 TIMBERLEAF CT,ELKHART,IN
12/1/12 12:01 am
Date_Incident
12007654 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
BLOTTER
On 12/03/2012 at 4:40 p.m., Monica Sue Kegerreis, 36, advised between 11/30/2012 at 2:28 p.m. and 12/03/2012 at 2:28 p.m.
unknown suspect(s) made unauthorized charges using her Teachers Credit Union Debit card numbers.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 20664 ANTLER CT,GOSHEN,IN
11/30/12 2:28 pm
Date_Incident
12007669 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter:
On 12-03-2012 at around 1:00 pm Derek Lay (40) of Elkhart reported concerns about the way his 4 year old son is being
treated. The report was forwarded to the Department of Child Services.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DALY, MICHAEL,3A214
Incident Location: 1201 CR 15,Elkhart,IN
12/3/12 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007644 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 12-03-12 at 10:24am, Stephanie Malcom (41) reported she was visiting a friend at 25624 Thelmadale Dr, with another
friend, and a married couple there she didn't know, between 8:30pm and 10:30pm on 12-01-12. Stephanie Malcom left her
purse unattended a couple of times while there, and later discovered there were pills missing from her prescription that were in
her purse.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 25624 THELMADALE DR,ELKHART,IN
12/1/12 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
12007658 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Fraud-Check
Blotter
On 12/03/2012 at about 5:05 pm, Andrew Gould, 47, employee of Northside Repairables, 53936 CR 9, reported a suspect
passed a non-sufficient funds check for $720 on 11/08/2012 at the business.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53936 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
11/8/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007663 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter
On 12-3-2012 at around 11:18 pm, Cynthia M Jeffery, 18, was stopped while walking on Bristol St east of CR 5. She was found
to have consumed alcoholic beverages and was cited/released on a promise to appear in court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: BRISTOL ST EAST OF CR 5,ELKHART,IN
12/3/12 11:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007668 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 12/04/2012 at approximately 7:53 AM Ronnie Rogers, 59, reported that unknown suspects forced entry into the fence of his
business, Roger's Truck Repair Service, Inc, at 54020 Violet Rd, in Elkhart. The suspects then cut locks and entered into
several storage trailers on the property. Brass plumbing parts, sheet metal, an air compressor, and an antique whiskey still
were stolen. The incident occurred between 5:00 PM on 12/03/2012 and 5:00 AM on 12/03/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 54020 VIOLET RD,ELKHART,IN
12/3/12 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007660 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 12/03/2012 at about 5:05 pm, Andrew Gould, 47, employee of Northside Repairables, 53936 CR 9, reported that an
employee had taken $1493 from the business without authorization between 09/03/2012 and 09/20/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53936 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
9/3/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007675 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 12-04-2012 at 1:49 pm Thomas Reusser, 58, reported that on an unknown date and time micellaneous silver coins were
stolen from 24545 CR 45, Elkhart.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OWEN, JOSHUA,3R76
Incident Location: 24545 CR 45,ELKHART,IN
12/3/12 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007662 12/03/2012
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On December 3rd, 2012 at around 8:50 PM Blake Miller, 24, reported that a black crown Victoria flashed red and blue lights to
another vehicle in the area of CR 8 and SR 15 in Bristol. Officers' made contact with the accused vehicle and an information
case was generated to document the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OVERMYER, JEREMY M,3A260
Incident Location: Elkhart/Division,Bristol,IN
12/3/12 8:50 pm
Date_Incident
12007673 12/04/2012
Motor Vehicle Nature of Call: Theft : Other Vehicles
Blotter:
On 12/04/2012 at approximately 1:00 PM Phillip Czarnecki, 57, reported that three trailers were stolen from his employer,
Forrest River Plant #28 at 55135 CR 1. The trailers were stolen sometime between 11/01/2012 at 12/04/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 55135 CR 1,ELKHART,IN
11/1/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007676 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On December 4, 2012 around 4:18 pm, David Cain, 37, of Goshen, was involved in a vehicle collision on SR 15, north of US
Hwy 20. During the course of the investigation, David Cain batttered a bystander who attempted to assist him from the
overturned vehicle. When police units responded, he physically resisted. David Cain was found to have never had a drivers
license and to be intoxicated. David Cain was found to have a BRAC of .20. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: SR 15 N Old SR 15,Goshen,IN
12/4/12 4:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007676 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On December 4, 2012 around 4:18 pm, David Cain, 37, of Goshen, was involved in a vehicle collision on SR 15, north of US
Hwy 20. During the course of the investigation, David Cain batttered a bystander who attempted to assist him from the
overturned vehicle. When police units responded, he physically resisted. David Cain was found to have never had a drivers
license and to be intoxicated. David Cain was found to have a BRAC of .20. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: SR 15 N Old SR 15,Goshen,IN
12/4/12 4:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007676 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter:
On December 4, 2012 around 4:18 pm, David Cain, 37, of Goshen, was involved in a vehicle collision on SR 15, north of US
Hwy 20. During the course of the investigation, David Cain batttered a bystander who attempted to assist him from the
overturned vehicle. When police units responded, he physically resisted. David Cain was found to have never had a drivers
license and to be intoxicated. David Cain was found to have a BRAC of .20. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: SR 15 N Old SR 15,Goshen,IN
12/4/12 4:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007676 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On December 4, 2012 around 4:18 pm, David Cain, 37, of Goshen, was involved in a vehicle collision on SR 15, north of US
Hwy 20. During the course of the investigation, David Cain batttered a bystander who attempted to assist him from the
overturned vehicle. When police units responded, he physically resisted. David Cain was found to have never had a drivers
license and to be intoxicated. David Cain was found to have a BRAC of .20. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: SR 15 N Old SR 15,Goshen,IN
12/4/12 4:18 pm
Date_Incident
12007677 12/04/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 12-04-2012 at 5:0 pm Stacey Ball, 30, reported her residence located at 21660 SR 120, Elkhart, IN, was burglarized
between 7:30 am and 5:20 pm on 12-04-2012. A T.V., WII Console, Digital camera and a jewelery box were stolen.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OWEN, JOSHUA,3R76
Incident Location: 21660 SR 120,ELKHART,IN
12/4/12 7:30 am
Date_Incident
12007682 12/05/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter:
On 12/5/2012, at approximately 6:35 am, Michael A Yoder (44) reported an attempted burglary at 66135 SR 13. Michael Yoder
stated unknown suspects covered security cameras and unpackaged refrigerators at Forest River Plant 10C before authorities
were called to the scene at 11:17 pm on 12/4/2012. Nothing was stolen from the plant.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 66135 SR 13,MILLERSBURG,IN
12/4/12 11:17 pm
Date_Incident

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