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Elkhart County Police Blotter 12/21/12

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, December 21, 2012
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
12008042 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On December 19, 2012 at 07:48 am, Fred A. Aichele, 64 yoa, owner of Fred's Transmission located at 51637 Sr 19, reported
that his power meter was stolen from the wall outside his business at 12:50 am on December 19, 2012
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DEMEKE, BROOK,3A225
Incident Location: 51637 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
12/19/12 12:50 am
Date_Incident
12008043 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On December 19, 2012 at approximately 08:44 am, Bradley B. Beer, 35, the owner of Cellular Connection, located at 30743 Old
US 20, reported that his business was burglarized between 8:00 pm on December 18, 2012 and 08:40 am on December 19,
2012. Entry was made through a window on the east side of the building. A power meter and a cash register containing
approximately $100 was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DEMEKE, BROOK,3A225
Incident Location: 30743 OLD US 20,ELKHART,IN
12/18/12 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
12008045 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter:
On 12/19/12 at 9:55am, Deborah K Preston(63) of 18973 Wild Rose Road, reported three unauthorized transactions on her
checking account. The amount debited was $83.39 on 12/19/12
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 18973 WILD ROSE ROAD,NEW PARIS,IN
12/19/12 8:00 am
Date_Incident
12008052 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
BLOTTER
On 12/19/2012 at 3:30 p.m., Mark Bemis, 33, advised between 12/18/12 at 8:01 p.m. and 12/19/12 at 6:30 a.m., unknown
suspect(s) removed an XM Satelite Radio Receiver from his company 's 2012 Gold, Toyota Sienna Van, located at 603 Redbud
Ln.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 603 REDBUD Lane,MIDDLEBURY,IN
12/18/12 8:01 pm
Date_Incident
12008051 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On December 19, 2012 around 2:37 pm, Ben Thomas, 54, 60551 SR 13, reported returning home to find Melissa Thomas, 50,
overdosed on medication, consumed a large amount of alcohol, and had cut her wrists and neck. She was taken to Elkhart
General Hospital for treatment for evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 60551 SR 13,MIDDLEBURY,IN
12/19/12 2:37 pm
Date_Incident
12008047 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON DEC. 12, 2012 THE DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHINS REPORT TO THE ELKHART COUNTY
SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 54152 ASH ROAD LOT 385,OSCEOLA,IN
12/19/12 8:46 am
Date_Incident
12008057 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On December 19, 2012 around 7:45 pm, Gwenda Blea, 55, 17855 CR 18, reported her 14 year old son was not listening and
refusing to comply in the home. Her 12 year old nephew was not doing chores as directed. David Blea, 66, reported the 14
year old also took 2 antique knives of his and took them and damaged them.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 17855 CR 18,GOSHEN,IN
11/14/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12008057 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On December 19, 2012 around 7:45 pm, Gwenda Blea, 55, 17855 CR 18, reported her 14 year old son was not listening and
refusing to comply in the home. Her 12 year old nephew was not doing chores as directed. David Blea, 66, reported the 14
year old also took 2 antique knives of his and took them and damaged them.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 17855 CR 18,GOSHEN,IN
11/14/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
12008060 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter:
On 12/20/2012, around 12:30am Cory S. Holden, 26, of Goshen was stopped for traffic violations on Ash Rd at Old 20. Cory S
Holden was arrested for possession of precursor's felony , possession of methamphetamine felony and manufacturing
methamphetamine felony and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: Ash Rd and Old 20,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 12:30 am
Date_Incident
12008060 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter:
On 12/20/2012, around 12:30am Cory S. Holden, 26, of Goshen was stopped for traffic violations on Ash Rd at Old 20. Cory S
Holden was arrested for possession of precursor's felony , possession of methamphetamine felony and manufacturing
methamphetamine felony and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: Ash Rd and Old 20,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 12:30 am
Date_Incident
12008060 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Opium / Cocaine
Blotter:
On 12/20/2012, around 12:30am Cory S. Holden, 26, of Goshen was stopped for traffic violations on Ash Rd at Old 20. Cory S
Holden was arrested for possession of precursor's felony , possession of methamphetamine felony and manufacturing
methamphetamine felony and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: Ash Rd and Old 20,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 12:30 am
Date_Incident
12008061 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter
On 12-20-2012 at around 1:53 am, Jeremy C Shult, 26, was found to have a warrant on a traffic stop. He was taken into
custody and found to be in possession of methamphetamine. He was incarcerated. Additional charges are pending on the
driver of the vehicle, a 37 year old female, who was in possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and synthetic
marijuana. Charges against her are pending laboratory testing and prosecutor' s office review.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 9 / CR 24,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 1:53 am
Date_Incident
12008061 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 12-20-2012 at around 1:53 am, Jeremy C Shult, 26, was found to have a warrant on a traffic stop. He was taken into
custody and found to be in possession of methamphetamine. He was incarcerated. Additional charges are pending on the
driver of the vehicle, a 37 year old female, who was in possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and synthetic
marijuana. Charges against her are pending laboratory testing and prosecutor' s office review.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 9 / CR 24,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 1:53 am
Date_Incident
12008061 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 12-20-2012 at around 1:53 am, Jeremy C Shult, 26, was found to have a warrant on a traffic stop. He was taken into
custody and found to be in possession of methamphetamine. He was incarcerated. Additional charges are pending on the
driver of the vehicle, a 37 year old female, who was in possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and synthetic
marijuana. Charges against her are pending laboratory testing and prosecutor' s office review.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 9 / CR 24,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 1:53 am
Date_Incident
12008062 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
blotter:
On 12-20-2012 around 4:41 A.M. Mohammed A. Al-Hassani 41 called in from the parking lot at the Speedway gas station at
57766 SR 19 to report that a Beige SUV backed into his vehicle then left the scene with out notifying anyone or reporting the
accident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: 57766 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
12/20/12 4:41 am
Date_Incident
12008053 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
blotter:
On 12/19/2012 at 5:17pm, Paula Moore, 57, 58635 CR 13, Elkhart, reported burglary. Sometime between 1:00pm and 5:00pm
the same day, suspects forced entry to the residence and stole a 52" Vizio flat screen t.v.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 58635 CR 13,ELKHART,IN
12/19/12 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
12008058 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
blotter:
On 12/19/2012 at 7:10PM Bashor Homes reported that a 13 year old male broke a window to a door at the business.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
12/19/12 4:35 pm
Date_Incident
12008055 12/19/2012
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
blotter:
On 12/19/2012 at 6:25pm, Debra Hajicek,57, 24151 Roadster Ct, Elkhart, reported an 11 year old foster child as incorrigible.
Debra Hajicek reported that the 11 year old female was disobeying and being belligerent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 24151 ROADSTER CT,ELKHART,IN
12/19/12 5:53 pm
Date_Incident
12008064 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Fraud
blotter:
On 12-20-2012, at approximately 9:27am, Leighton Yoder, 45, 61290 CR 37, Middlebury, reported that someone has been
making unauthorized transactions online using his sons checking account information, this incident started on 11-14-2012 and
has been ongoing since.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 61290 CR 37,MIDDLEBURY,IN
11/14/12 12:01 pm
Date_Incident
12008065 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter:
On December 20, 2012 at approximately 09:14 am, a report of a welfare check was taken at 29649 Oregon Ave., in Elkhart.
Jody L. Aistrop, 43, requested that medics and police respond to the residence in regards to his sister in law (Sarah D. Valdez -
44 yoa) having slurred speech and being unresponsive. Sara D. Valdez was transported by Baugo medics to the emergency
room at Elkhart General Hospital, for an evaluation, where it was determined that she had attempted to overdose, by taking
unspecified medications.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DEMEKE, BROOK,3A225
Incident Location: 29649 OREGON AVE,ELKHART,IN
12/20/12 9:40 am
Date_Incident
12008063 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
BLOTTER
On 12/20/2012 at 10:45 a.m., Nicole Belschner, 39, advised on 12/19/2012 at 4:04 p.m. unknown suspect(s) removed her
wrought iron patio table and 6 chairs from her yard.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 54653 SUBURBAN DR,ELKHART,IN
12/19/12 4:04 pm
Date_Incident
12008067 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
blotter:
On 12-20-2012 at 9:45am, it was reported at Fairfield Jr/Sr High School at 67530 US HWY 33 that a 15 year old student was
threatening suicide. The student was then transported to Memorial Epworth for an evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, DAPHNE,3A211
Incident Location: 67530 US 33 HWY,GOSHEN,IN
12/20/12 9:45 am
Date_Incident
12008070 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Larceny
BLOTTER
On 12/20/2012 at 01:00 p.m., Lisa Scheetz, 46, advised between 12/18/2012 at 1:01 a.m. and 12/19/2012 at 4:59 a.m.,
unknown suspect(s) removed deck furniture from her yard, located at 54641 Suburban Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 54641 SUBURBAN DR,ELKHART,IN
12/18/12 1:01 am
Date_Incident
12008072 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON DEC. 20, 2012 THE DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHINS REPORT TO THE ELKHART COUNTY
SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: ,,IN
12/20/12 10:45 am
Date_Incident
12008075 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
blotter:
On 12/20/2012 at around 2:00 pm Maria Martinez, 36, of 571 Broadmore Ests reported that her 31 year old husband struck her
with a wooden broom and a cell phone to her ribs. Maria Martinez reported that the incident occurred on 12/14/2012 at around
11:00 pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 571 BROADMORE ESTATES,GOSHEN,IN
12/14/12 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
12008081 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 12-20-2012 at around 9:31 pm, Orlan D Troyer, 19, was headed west on CR 20 east of CR 41 and struck a bicyclist, Merlin
Stoltzfus, 20, who was also headed west. Merlin Stoltzfus was transported to Parkview Regional Hospital for nasal fractures
and facial lacerations. Orlan Troyer failed a field sobriety test and had a certifed breath test result of .06 BrAC at 11:01 pm.
Orlan Troyer submitted blood and urine samples and the results are pending . Charges are pending lab results and Prosecutor's
office review.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 20 east CR 41,Middlebury,IN
12/20/12 9:31 pm
Date_Incident
12008081 12/20/2012
Nature of Call: ICOAB
Blotter
On 12-20-2012 at around 9:31 pm, Orlan D Troyer, 19, was headed west on CR 20 east of CR 41 and struck a bicyclist, Merlin
Stoltzfus, 20, who was also headed west. Merlin Stoltzfus was transported to Parkview Regional Hospital for nasal fractures
and facial lacerations. Orlan Troyer failed a field sobriety test and had a certifed breath test result of .06 BrAC at 11:01 pm.
Orlan Troyer submitted blood and urine samples and the results are pending . Charges are pending lab results and Prosecutor's
office review.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 20 east CR 41,Middlebury,IN
12/20/12 9:31 pm
Date_Incident

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