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Elkhart County Police Blotter 01/10/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, January 10, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13000145 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 01-08-13 at 7:51am, Assistant Principal Lisa Kendall (33) of Concord High School, 59117 Minuteman Way, reported two
juvenile males attacked another juvenile male between 7:40am and 7:45am on 01-08-13 in the school cafeteria. The victim
attempted to fight the suspects off until Lisa Kendall and assisting students broke it up.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY,ELKAHRT,IN
1/8/13 7:40 am
Date_Incident
13000151 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On 1-8-2013 at 8:30am, Ben Tonagel, 34, Principal of Fairfield Jr/Sr High School located at 67530 US HWY 33 reported a
theft of the new generation iPad. Ben Tonagel reported the incident happened between 10:20am on 12-19-2012 and 3:05pm on
12-20-2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, DAPHNE,3A211
Incident Location: 67530 US 33 HWY,GOSHEN,IN
12/19/12 10:20 am
Date_Incident
13000148 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter: On 01-08-2013 at approximately 11:13am Marsha Brothers, 62226 CR 15, reported battery to a staff member and
damage to a table during an incident with a 17 year old male student.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFFREY,3A189
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
1/8/13 8:50 am
Date_Incident
13000148 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter: On 01-08-2013 at approximately 11:13am Marsha Brothers, 62226 CR 15, reported battery to a staff member and
damage to a table during an incident with a 17 year old male student.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFFREY,3A189
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
1/8/13 8:50 am
Date_Incident
13000147 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Harssment
Blotter
On 09-08-13 at 10:06am, Shawn Woudstra (26) of 50545 Darlene St, reported he received a voice mail at 4:14am on 01-06-13
from a suspect who threatened him and used profanity.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 50545 DARLENE ST,ELKHART,IN
1/6/13 4:14 am
Date_Incident
13000153 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
BLOTTER
On 01/08/2013 at 2:30 p.m., Jenny Howland, 38, advised between 01/06/2013 at 8:30 p.m. and 01/07/2013 at 8:38 p.m.
unknown suspect(s) using the numbers from her debit card account, made unauthorized charges.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 59621 OLD 17 CT,GOSHEN,IN
1/6/13 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000152 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01/08/2013 at 1:01 PM, Elkhart County Sheriff's Deputies discovered Methamphetamine trash, including used needles,
which were dumped on the side of the road by an unknown person near CR 5 and the Toll Road.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: CR 5/ Toll Road,Elkhart,IN
1/8/13 1:01 pm
Date_Incident
13000154 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On January 8th, 2013 at around 1:35 PM Gail Hershberger, 46, 60271 Fairlane Ave, reported that someone made an
unauthorized purchase on her Interra debit card on January 7th, 2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OVERMYER, JEREMY M,3A260
Incident Location: 60271 FAIRLANE AVE,GOSHEN,IN
1/7/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000157 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 1-8-2013 at around 5:32 pm, an Elkhart resident called to report that the occupants of a vehicle beside him on US 20 near
CR 17 were using drugs. The vehicle was stopped at Elkhart Rd and Greene Rd at around 6:00 pm and the driver, age 27, was
found to be in possession of marijuna, synthetic marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Charges are pending lab testing on the
synthetic marijuana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 / GREENE RD,Goshen,IN
1/8/13 5:32 pm
Date_Incident
13000157 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 1-8-2013 at around 5:32 pm, an Elkhart resident called to report that the occupants of a vehicle beside him on US 20 near
CR 17 were using drugs. The vehicle was stopped at Elkhart Rd and Greene Rd at around 6:00 pm and the driver, age 27, was
found to be in possession of marijuna, synthetic marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Charges are pending lab testing on the
synthetic marijuana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 / GREENE RD,Goshen,IN
1/8/13 5:32 pm
Date_Incident
13000163 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter: On January 8, 2013 around 8:55 pm, Geoffrey Vansickle, 51, 58802 Scarborough Ln, reported a 9 year old female
showed up at his house reporting her father was heavily intoxicated. The father was found intoxicated and the female was
found to be correct. DCS was contacted and responded to the scene. This investigation in on-going.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 18243 Scarborough Lane,Goshen,IN
1/8/13 8:55 pm
Date_Incident
13000175 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON JAN. 9, 2013 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: 23637 Ridgemont Lane,ELKHART,IN
1/8/13 4:44 pm
Date_Incident
13000174 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON JAN. 9, 2012 THE DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHINS REPORT TO THE BRISTOL POLICE DEPT.
AND THEY FORWARDED THE REPORT TO ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT. BECAUSE IT IS OUTSIDE THE BRISTOL
CITY LIMITS.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: UNKNOWN,BRISTOL,IN
1/5/13 9:17 pm
Date_Incident
13000160 01/08/2013
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter
On 1/8/2013 at 6:52pm, Heidi McRobie,51, 30830 Old US 20, reported theft. A 20 year old male was found to have concealed a
socket set and extension bar set inside his coat. The male was cited into court for Criminal Conversion.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,ELKHART,IN
1/8/13 6:05 pm
Date_Incident
13000164 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On January 9, 2013 at approximately 1:34 am the Elkhart County Public Safety Communications Center recieved an alarm call
at Linton's 20755 CR 14. The alarm was triggered in the north pump house where a window was broken out. It is unknown if
anything was taken at this time.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 20755 CR 14,BRISTOL,IN
1/9/13 1:54 am
Date_Incident
13000165 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 1-9-2013 at approximately 2:06 am, Zachrey Fitzpatrick, 27, reported that his unattended and parked vehicle was struck by
an unknown vehicle and damaged. He reported that this occurred at 51425 SR 19 in the parking lot of My Dad's Place Bar on
1-09-2013 between 1:10 am and 2:06 am. His vehicle sustained a dent to the door and door frame.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 51425 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
1/9/12 1:10 am
Date_Incident
13000168 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 01/09/2013 at approximately 6:29 AM Amanda Leeman, 30, 69635 US 33, reported that an unknown suspect made a
fraudulent transaction using her Woodforest Bank Debit Card. The transaction was made online at an unknown time on
01/09/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 69635 US 33 HWY,GOSHEN,IN
1/9/13 6:10 am
Date_Incident
13000171 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 01/09/2013 at 7:46 AM Jerry Blanchard, 42, reported that between 1/8/2013 around 4:30 PM and 1/9/2013 around 6:55 AM,
an unknown suspect burglarized a home under construction located at 30368 Deer Pointe. Jerry Blanchard reported 5000 feet
of copper wire, a kerosene heater, and a trash can were stolen from the property.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 30368 Deer Pointe,Elkhart,IN
1/8/13 4:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000176 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 01/09/2013 at 10:03 AM Michael D Masten, 43, reported that on 01/08/2013 between 5:00 AM and 5:10 AM, an unknown
suspect scratched the hood of his Toyota FJ Cruiser while it was parked in the parking lot of the 7-11 located at 25014 CR 6.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 25014 CR 6,Elkhart,IN
1/8/13 5:00 am
Date_Incident
13000177 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On 01/09/2013 at approximately 10:13 AM Katherine Farrand, 25, reported that she was at her place of employment at Elkhart
Plastics, 51703 Packard Dr, Middlebury, when a 28 year old female coworker stole $50.00 from her purse. No arrests were
made, the Elkhart County Sheriff Department is investigating further.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 51703 PACKARD DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/9/13 9:30 am
Date_Incident
13000185 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On January 9, 2013 around 6:51 pm, Janie Vanlue, 36, 1204 Algonquin Dr, reported traveling east on US Hwy 6 east of CR 13
when a black or gray SUV went left of center and sideswiped his vehicle. The vehicle continued westbound towards Nappanee
without stopping.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: US Hwy 6 E CR 13,Nappanee,IN
1/9/12 6:50 pm
Date_Incident
13000186 01/09/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter
On 01/09/2013 at about 6:52 pm, Michael Froelich, 60, 23572 Florence Ave., reported that between 5:00 pm and 5:30 pm on
01/09/2013, his iPhone 4 was stolen at an Elkhart County residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53708 CR 1,EKLHART,IN
1/9/13 5:00 pm
Date_Incident

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