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Elkhart County Police Blotter 12/11/12

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, December 11, 2012
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
12007780 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On 12/09/2012 at approximately 10:15 AM police and EMS responded to 57203 Curtis St in reference to a report of a 79 year
old female unconscious and not breathing. The female was identified to be Algretta Spry, a hospice patient. Algretta Spry was
pronounced dead on arrival.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 57203 CURTIS ST,ELKHART,IN
12/9/12 10:10 am
Date_Incident
12007782 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 12/09/2012 at 1:23 pm, John Darrigan, 48, 54088 B Drive, reported that items were stolen from his vehicle between
12/08/2012 at 8:30pm and 12/9/2012 at 1:20pm. A Smith and Wesson .38 Special handgun and accessories were stolen. The
vehicle had been unlocked and no forced entry was present. John Darrigan identified no suspects at the time of the report.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 54088 B DRIVE,ELKHART,IN
12/8/12 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
12007786 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter
On 12/09/2012 at around 3:45 pm the Department of Child Services, (DCS), recieved a report about an incident of possible child
molest in Elkhart County. The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department and DCS are currently investigatiing the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 570 BROADMORE ESTS,GOSHEN,IN
12/6/12 10:00 am
Date_Incident
12007785 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 12/9/2012 around 2:59pm, Edna Kueppers, 38, reported an unknown person cut the convertible top and slashed the tires on
her vehicle parked outside her residence at 29037 Lantz Blvd between 5:00am and 2:59pm on the same day.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: 29037 LANTZ BLVD,ELKHART,IN
12/9/12 5:00 am
Date_Incident
12007783 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On 12/09/2012 at 1:43 pm, Laura Brunell, 44, reported that a stove, refrigerator, and dryer and were stolen from her rental
property. Also damage to the walls in the forms of holes were reported at 53136 Stryker Dr, between 12/5/2012 at 3:00pm and
12/09/2012 at 1:30pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 53136 STRYKER DR,ELKHART,IN
12/5/12 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007788 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 12/9/2012 around 7:56pm, Janet Miller, 56, reported a suspect broke a window on the west side of her residence at 27631
Plainfield Dr and entered her home between 1:30pm and 6:30pm on that same day, stealing a Sony Playstation III and several
games.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: 27631 PLAINFIELD DR,ELKHART,IN
12/9/12 1:30 pm
Date_Incident
12007789 12/09/2012
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter
On 12/09/2012 at around 9:31 pm, Pearl Imes, 27, reported being battered by her boyfriend, David Gibson Jr, 41, at 2801
Toledo Rd. He was incarcerated for domestic battery. Pearl Imes sustained a large scratch to her back and marks on her face.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 2801 TOLEDO RD,Elkhart,IN
12/9/12 9:31 pm
Date_Incident
12007792 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Robbery : Firearm
Blotter
On 12-10-2012 at 2:00 am an armed robbery occured at Smith's Fast Food at 30949 US HWY 33. An unidentifed black male
entered the store demanding money while threatening the employee, Bikram Singh, 45, with a gun.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BADER, DONALD J,3A264
Incident Location: 30949 US 33 HWY,OSCEOLA,IN
12/10/12 2:00 am
Date_Incident
12007791 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at approximately 12:27am Michael Watkins, 43, stopped for a traffic violation on Ash Rd north of CR 8. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a certified chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Christine Watkins, 43, a passenger was incarcerated for public intoxication after being disorderly on the stop. She failed a field
sobriety test and refused a chemical test. She was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: ASH RD NORTH OF CR 8,OSCEOLA,IN
12/10/12 12:27 am
Date_Incident
12007791 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Public Intoxication
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at approximately 12:27am Michael Watkins, 43, stopped for a traffic violation on Ash Rd north of CR 8. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a certified chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Christine Watkins, 43, a passenger was incarcerated for public intoxication after being disorderly on the stop. She failed a field
sobriety test and refused a chemical test. She was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: ASH RD NORTH OF CR 8,OSCEOLA,IN
12/10/12 12:27 am
Date_Incident
12007800 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 12/10/2012 at 9:06am, Ashley Amor, 32, 20248 US 6, was driving east on US 6 west of CR 56 when he struck a semi, went
off the roadway, and rolled his vehicle. During the investigation, Ashley Amor was found to have been driving while his license
was suspended. Ashley Amor refused to submit to sobriety testing after officers suspected impairment. Ashley Amor was
arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle while impaired.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: US Hwy 6 at CR 56,Nappanee,IN
12/10/12 9:06 am
Date_Incident
12007803 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter: On 12-10-2012 at approximately 11:13am Concord EMS was called to 58644 CR 111 in reference to an unresponsive
male subject lying in the grass. The male subject was found deceased and burned. This case is still under investigation in a
joint investigation between the Elkhart County Sheriff Department, Concord Fire Department, Elkhart County Coroner's Office,
and the Indiana State Fire Marshal's office.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFFREY,3A189
Incident Location: 58644 CR 111,ELKHART,IN
12/10/12 11:13 am
Date_Incident
12007808 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
BLOTTER
On 12/10/2012 at 2:00 p.m., D'Andre C. Biller, 46, advised between 12/03/2012 at 4:10 p.m. and 12/04/2012 at 12:24 p.m.,
unknown suspect(s) removed items from the front door at 53718 Spring MIll Dr., delivered by United Parcel Service.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 53718 SPRING MILL DRIVE W,ELKHART,IN
12/3/12 4:10 pm
Date_Incident
12007809 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
BLOTTER
On 12/10/2012 at 3:00 p.m., Richard Kujawa, 34, advised on 12/10/2012 at 7:40 a.m. unknown suspect(s) removed a briefcase
and its contents from his locked, 2008 Nissan Altima located at 56919 Virginia Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 56919 VIRGINIA DR,ELKHART,IN
12/10/12 7:40 am
Date_Incident
12007812 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Attempted Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at around 2:57 pm Peggy Bontrager, 59, of 71153 CR 7, reported that a suspect attempted to gain entry into her
residence by kicking in her garage door. The suspect left the residence after she scared them away. The incident occurred at
around 2:50 pm on 12/10/2012. Peggy Bontrager reported no items were taken from the garage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 71153 CR 7,Nappanee,IN
12/10/12 2:50 pm
Date_Incident
12007820 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On December 10, 2012 around 4:20 pm, Maria Aguilar, 40, 25258 Glenmore St, reported a 14 year old female as a runaway.
She was last seen on November 28, 2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Ahlersmeyer, Andrew,3A237
Incident Location: 25258 GLENMORE AV,ELKHART,IN
11/28/12 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
12007821 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at around 5:15 pm Andrea Golden, 40, of 70104 County Road 15 reported that between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM
on 12/10/2012 suspects forced entry into her residence and stole personal documents, an X-Box 360 gaming system, along
with $100.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 70104 CR 15,NEW PARIS,IN
12/10/12 8:00 am
Date_Incident
12007819 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at 4:11 pm, Jose Lopez-Nunez, 36, was stopped for a traffic violation at CR 38 and CR 19, Goshen. Jose
Lopez-Nunez was found to be operating a motor vehicle without receiving a license. Jose Lopez-Nunez also gave a false name
during the investigation. Jose Lopez-Nunez was incarcerated for operating while never receiving a license and false informing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 38 / CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
12/10/12 4:11 pm
Date_Incident
12007819 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: False Reporting/Informing
Blotter
On 12/10/2012 at 4:11 pm, Jose Lopez-Nunez, 36, was stopped for a traffic violation at CR 38 and CR 19, Goshen. Jose
Lopez-Nunez was found to be operating a motor vehicle without receiving a license. Jose Lopez-Nunez also gave a false name
during the investigation. Jose Lopez-Nunez was incarcerated for operating while never receiving a license and false informing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 38 / CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
12/10/12 4:11 pm
Date_Incident
12007784 12/10/2012
Nature of Call: Not Applicable
Blotter
On 12/9/2012 at 3:20 pm, Jerry Fausnaugh, 51, reported a burglary in progress at 25229 Grover St. Two subjects were located
in the residence. This incident is under further investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 25229 GROVER ST,ELKHART,IN
12/10/12 3:20 pm
Date_Incident
12007830 12/11/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 12-11-2012 around 12:50 A.M. Jeffrey N Osborne 46, was stopped in the area of SR 19 and CR 4 for a traffic violation. It
was found Jeffrey N. Osborne was intoxicated failing a field sobriety test having a result of .16 BRAC around 1:39 A.M.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: SR 19 North of CR 4,Elkhart,IN
12/11/12 12:50 am
Date_Incident

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