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Elkhart County Police Blotter 02/08/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, February 8, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13000838 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter
On 2-6-2013 at around 3:17 am, Gary Lamar Pletcher, 42, was arrested at his residence at 22061 CR 28 for an Elkhart County
Sheriff's Department warrant. He was found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and several long rifles. Gary Pletcher
was convicted of manslaughter in 1988 making him a Violent Felon. He was incarcerated. A search warrant was completed of
the residence and the firearms along with a small amount of synthetic marijuana was seized. Two small children were removed
from the residence and into the custody with their mother.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 22061 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 3:17 am
Date_Incident
13000838 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 2-6-2013 at around 3:17 am, Gary Lamar Pletcher, 42, was arrested at his residence at 22061 CR 28 for an Elkhart County
Sheriff's Department warrant. He was found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and several long rifles. Gary Pletcher
was convicted of manslaughter in 1988 making him a Violent Felon. He was incarcerated. A search warrant was completed of
the residence and the firearms along with a small amount of synthetic marijuana was seized. Two small children were removed
from the residence and into the custody with their mother.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 22061 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 3:17 am
Date_Incident
13000838 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 2-6-2013 at around 3:17 am, Gary Lamar Pletcher, 42, was arrested at his residence at 22061 CR 28 for an Elkhart County
Sheriff's Department warrant. He was found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and several long rifles. Gary Pletcher
was convicted of manslaughter in 1988 making him a Violent Felon. He was incarcerated. A search warrant was completed of
the residence and the firearms along with a small amount of synthetic marijuana was seized. Two small children were removed
from the residence and into the custody with their mother.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 22061 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 3:17 am
Date_Incident
13000838 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 2-6-2013 at around 3:17 am, Gary Lamar Pletcher, 42, was arrested at his residence at 22061 CR 28 for an Elkhart County
Sheriff's Department warrant. He was found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and several long rifles. Gary Pletcher
was convicted of manslaughter in 1988 making him a Violent Felon. He was incarcerated. A search warrant was completed of
the residence and the firearms along with a small amount of synthetic marijuana was seized. Two small children were removed
from the residence and into the custody with their mother.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 22061 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 3:17 am
Date_Incident
13000841 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 2-6-2013 at around 5:25 am, a caller reported a vehicle had struck a utility pole on CR 24 at Hillview Dr. A Frontier utility
pole at the southeast corner of the intersection had been severed at the base and a street sign pole was damaged. Vehicle
parts located at the scene revealed the vehicle is a "Shadow Blue" German made car. The vehicle would have sustained
damage to the passenger side front corner that included plastic parts, passenger side mirror, and passenger side tinted window.
Anyone with information is requested to call dispatch at 574-533-4151 and refer information to Cpl Casey Lehman 3A230.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 24 / Hillview Dr,Elkhart,IN
2/6/13 5:25 am
Date_Incident
13000844 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 2/6/2013 around 8:30am, Frances Russwurm, 25, reported a suspect entered her vehicle parked outside 29458 CR 2
between 2:01am on 2/1/2013 and 7:16pm on 2/3/2013 and stole her purse from inside her vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: 29458 CR 2,ELKHART,IN
2/1/13 2:01 am
Date_Incident
13000845 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Coin-Operated Machine Or Device
Blotter: On 2/6/2013 around 9:05am, Barbara Fuller, , reported a suspect had damaged a coin operated game machine located
inside the Wal Mart store at 30830 Old US Hwy 20 and stole coins from the machine between 1/23/2012 and 1/26/2012.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, RANDY,3A266
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
1/23/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000853 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 02/06/2013 at approximately 3:15 PM, Alejandro Hernandez, 20, was stopped for traffic infractions near the intersection of
CR 17 and Reith Blvd. Alejandro Hernandez was found to have never received a drivers license, and was incarcerated at the
Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: CR 17/REITH BLVD,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 3:15 pm
Date_Incident
13000848 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter: On 02-06-13 at approx 10:06am an unknown type truck back into a 1996 Eagle Talon passenger car, that was parked
at 64712 CR 21 near lot 297, striking the 1996 Eagle Talon passenger car in the rear end causing damage to the rear bumper
of the 1996 Eagle Talon. The unknown type truck then left the area in an unknown direction without leaving any information.
This incident occured in Elkhart County Inidiana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCQUARIE, DONALD,3A200
Incident Location: 64712 CR 21,GOSHEN,IN
2/6/13 10:06 am
Date_Incident
13000856 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On February 6, 2013 at approximately 4:45 PM Raquel Bolanes(34) of 64 Timberbrook Cir reported that her 17yr old son had
run away from the residence on 2/1/2013 at approximately 3:00 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 64 TIMBERBROOK CIRCLE,BRISTOL,IN
2/6/13 4:46 pm
Date_Incident
13000856 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On February 6, 2013 at approximately 4:45 PM Raquel Bolanes(34) of 64 Timberbrook Cir reported that her 17yr old son had
run away from the residence on 2/1/2013 at approximately 3:00 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 64 TIMBERBROOK CIRCLE,BRISTOL,IN
2/6/13 4:46 pm
Date_Incident
13000861 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On 02-07-2013 at approximately 12:16 am, Charles D. Ferrier, 43 and Kathleen A. Pierce, 34, reported pushing each other
and arguing and each advised the other had cut them with a knife. Chalres Ferrier had a small laceration to his thumb and
Kathleen Pierce had small lacerations to her wrist, both refused medical attention. Both subjects were highly intoxicated and
reported they lived together at the residence at 59072 Old CR 17.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 59072 OLD CR 17,GOSHEN,IN
2/7/13 12:16 am
Date_Incident
13000860 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter:
On 02/06/2013 at around 9:19 pm, Mariana Mata - Islas 32, of 18129 CR 40, Goshen reported her 14 year old daughter as a
runaway. The daughter was later located and returned home.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 18129 CR 40,Goshen,IN
2/6/13 9:19 pm
Date_Incident
13000860 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: ICOAB
Blotter:
On 02/06/2013 at around 9:19 pm, Mariana Mata - Islas 32, of 18129 CR 40, Goshen reported her 14 year old daughter as a
runaway. The daughter was later located and returned home.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 18129 CR 40,Goshen,IN
2/6/13 9:19 pm
Date_Incident
13000863 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 2-7-2013 at approximately 2:57 am, Charles Snodgrass, 54, was stopped on CR 6 near Ash Road for traffic violations. He
failed field sobriety tests and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .18 at 4:08 am. He was also found
to be in illegal possession of a white-tailed deer. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: Ash Road // CR 6,Elkhart,IN
2/7/13 2:57 am
Date_Incident
13000863 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 2-7-2013 at approximately 2:57 am, Charles Snodgrass, 54, was stopped on CR 6 near Ash Road for traffic violations. He
failed field sobriety tests and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .18 at 4:08 am. He was also found
to be in illegal possession of a white-tailed deer. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: Ash Road // CR 6,Elkhart,IN
2/7/13 2:57 am
Date_Incident
13000859 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On 02/06/2013 at approximately 8:05 PM Jacqueline M Schaffer, 43, reported that her 15 year old son had run away from
home, located at 51757 CR 9, without permission and did not return.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 51757 CR 9,Elkhart,IN
2/6/13 8:05 pm
Date_Incident
13000858 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter
On 2/6/2013 at 6:49PM Robin Bringle, 34, reported that while in the parking lot of Walmart at 30830 Old US Hwy 20, a male
subject grabbed her finger, held her by the back of the neck, and struck her in the chest with a closed fist. Robin Bringle
suffered pain from the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US HWY 20,OSCEOLA,IN
2/6/13 6:40 pm
Date_Incident
13000857 02/06/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter
On 02/06/2013 at about 6:00 pm, Heaven Edwards, 25, 3762 W Old Rd 30, Warsaw, reported that on 10/31/2012 at about 8:37
pm, a suspect pushed her during a custody dispute at 2801 Toledo Rd. She was not injured from the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 2801 TOLEDO RD,Elkhart,IN
10/31/12 8:37 pm
Date_Incident
13000868 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 2/7/2013 at 5:03am, Shondalin Gates, 30277 Copperwoods Dr, reported a suspicious person in the Quail Ridge Subdivision.
An area check found a home owned by Fireside Homes that was under construction had been burglarized. The suspect left the
area when concerned neighbors spotted him, dropping tools as he fled.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 30368 Deer Pointe DR,Granger,IN
2/6/13 5:03 am
Date_Incident
13000869 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On 02-07-2013 at approximately 9:42AM Robert Wroblewski, 65 was found deceased inside his residence, located at 60235
Robin Hood Ln, Elkhart. The cause of death was unknown at the time and it under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff 's
Department and the Elkhart County Coroner' s Office.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 60235 ROBIN HOOD Lane,ELKHART,IN
2/7/13 9:42 am
Date_Incident
13000876 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Intimidation
Blotter:
On 02-07-2013 at approximately 1:30PM Zachery Hruby, 23 was arrested on two counts of felony Intimidation after he
threatened to kill his his 62 year old grand father and 52 year old neighbor while armed with a machete. This incident occurred
at the residence of Zachery Hruby, located at 22928 Mulberry Ct, Goshen. Zachery Hruby was transported and incarcerated at
the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department for the two counts of felony Intimidation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 22928 MULBERRY CT,GOSHEN,IN
2/7/13 11:30 am
Date_Incident
13000885 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 2-7-2013 at around 10:06 pm, Symon Olenczuk, 38, reported being battered by his 15 year old son at their residence at
59250 Lewis St. He reported minor shoulder pain resulting from trying to restrain his son who was acting violently. The case is
being referred to the Prosecutor's Office.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 59250 LEWIS ST,ELKHART,IN
2/7/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000885 02/07/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 2-7-2013 at around 10:06 pm, Symon Olenczuk, 38, reported being battered by his 15 year old son at their residence at
59250 Lewis St. He reported minor shoulder pain resulting from trying to restrain his son who was acting violently. The case is
being referred to the Prosecutor's Office.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 59250 LEWIS ST,ELKHART,IN
2/7/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000887 02/08/2013
Nature of Call: Intimidation
Blotter
On 2-8-2013 at around 2:42 am, Heather N Ebright, 29, reported receiving death threats and harassing phone calls on her cell
phone from an ex-boyfriend.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 29254 CR 118,ELKHART,IN
2/8/13 1:49 am
Date_Incident
13000887 02/08/2013
Nature of Call: Harssment
Blotter
On 2-8-2013 at around 2:42 am, Heather N Ebright, 29, reported receiving death threats and harassing phone calls on her cell
phone from an ex-boyfriend.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 29254 CR 118,ELKHART,IN
2/8/13 1:49 am
Date_Incident
13000886 02/08/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
Blotter:
On 02-08-2013 at approximately 2:10 am, at 53586 CR 23 lot 20, Bristol, a welfare check of a one year old infant was done
in regards to the child not being properly fed. The Department of Child Service was contacted and the investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 53586 CR 27,BRISTOL,IN
2/8/13 12:24 am
Date_Incident

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