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Elkhart County Police Blotter 02/12/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, February 12, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13000946 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 2/10/2013, at approximately 2:05pm, Ashley Reiff, 35, 57962 Ball Dr, Elkhart reported that she was battered by her 42 year
old ex-boyfriend. Ashley Reiff advised that the incident occurred around 2:30am on 2/10/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 57962 BALL DR,ELKHART,IN
2/9/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000942 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 2-10-2013 at approximately 1:51 PM Douglas Ganger,58, reported battery on two of the staff by a 17 year old male at
Bashor Home for Children at 62226 CR 15. Timothy Bartz, 35, suffered injuries to his neck and back, and Kevin Kingsbury, 45
suffered injuries to his head. No medical treatment was required.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KUAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 62226 CR15,GOSHEN,IN
2/10/13 1:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000942 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Strangulation
Blotter
On 2-10-2013 at approximately 1:51 PM Douglas Ganger,58, reported battery on two of the staff by a 17 year old male at
Bashor Home for Children at 62226 CR 15. Timothy Bartz, 35, suffered injuries to his neck and back, and Kevin Kingsbury, 45
suffered injuries to his head. No medical treatment was required.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KUAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 62226 CR15,GOSHEN,IN
2/10/13 1:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000945 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 02/10/2013 Michael Titus, 37, owner of Titus Firearms at 29423 Phillips reported subjects smashed the front door to the
business and attempted to gain entry. Michael Titus reported that the incident occurred on 02/10/2013 between 4:30 pm and
4:40 pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 29423 PHILLIPS,ELKHART,IN
2/10/13 4:30 pm
Date_Incident
13000947 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter:
On 2/11/2013 Nina Ottman, 56 of Walmart Store at 30830 Old US Hwy 20 reported theft of $129.30 on 2/6/2013. Suspects
were captured on video selecting items in the store and returning them for a refund without ever purchasing the items. The
incident is under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US HWY 20,Elkhart,IN
2/6/13 12:34 pm
Date_Incident
13000949 02/10/2013
Nature of Call: Rape : Rape By Force
Blotter
On 2/10/2013, at approximately 9:18pm, Ronald Johnson, 340 E Levi Lee Rd, Warsaw reported that his 15 year old daughter
was raped by a male suspect. Ronald Johnson advised that the incident occurred on 2/2/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 340 E LEVI LEE RD,WARSAW,IN
2/2/13 2:30 am
Date_Incident
13000951 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-11-2013 at around 12:26 am, Jason Wynn Irelan, 34, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 at the Toll Rd. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .12 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: SR 19 / Toll Rd,Elkhart,IN
2/11/13 12:26 am
Date_Incident
13000952 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-11-2013 at around 2:31 am, Daryl Antoneo Messick, 24, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 6 west of SR 19. He
was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a result of .10 BrAC. He was
incarcerated on a felony due to a prior conviction within 5 years.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 6 w SR 19,Elkhart,IN
2/11/13 2:31 am
Date_Incident
13000955 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 2/11/2013 at 12:30pm, Lisa Yoder, 49, 18973 Wild Rose Rd, reported a window broken on the home some time between
2/10/2013 at 7:00pm and 2/11/2013 at 12:00pm. The suspect broke the window by throwing a firecracker in the yard causing
debris to fly into the window.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LONG, WILLIAM J,3A233
Incident Location: 18973 WILD ROSE RD,NEW PARIS,IN
2/10/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000956 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter:
On 2-11-13 a 13 yr old female left Northridge Middle School, Middlebury without permission. She was located a short time later
in Middlebury.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56691 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
2/11/13 8:45 am
Date_Incident
13000961 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:27pm Ellen Anne Douglas(22) of 22542 CR4 reported her 25 year old boyfriend placed his
hand around her neck, causing a mark to her neck. The male threatened to kill her and burn down the house. The male left the
residence prior to our arrival.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 22542 cr4,ELKHART,IN
2/11/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000961 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Intimidation
Blotter:
On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:27pm Ellen Anne Douglas(22) of 22542 CR4 reported her 25 year old boyfriend placed his
hand around her neck, causing a mark to her neck. The male threatened to kill her and burn down the house. The male left the
residence prior to our arrival.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 22542 cr4,ELKHART,IN
2/11/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000962 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Disorderly Conduct
Blotter:
On 2-11-13 a 16 yr old male student at Northridge High School, Middlebury verbally confronted a 15 yr old male student and
attempted to fight him.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56779 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
2/11/13 2:15 pm
Date_Incident
13000968 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 2/11/2013, at approximately 7:34pm, Myranda Firestone, 22, was stopped on SR 120 east of CR 19 for a traffic violation.
She was found to be in possession of marijuana and a controlled substance and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: SR 120 E of CR 19,Bristol,IN
2/11/13 7:34 pm
Date_Incident
13000968 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter:
On 2/11/2013, at approximately 7:34pm, Myranda Firestone, 22, was stopped on SR 120 east of CR 19 for a traffic violation.
She was found to be in possession of marijuana and a controlled substance and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: SR 120 E of CR 19,Bristol,IN
2/11/13 7:34 pm
Date_Incident
13000969 02/11/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On 02/11/2013 at approximately 8:00 PM, David Goodwin Jr, 33, attempted to commit suicide in the garage of his home located
at 67190 Brentwood Drive. David Goodwin Jr was taken to a mental health institution for a 24 hour evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 67190 BRENTWOOD DR,GOSHEN,IN
2/11/13 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
13000972 02/12/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-13-2013 at around 2:54 am, Michael James Taylor, 41, was stopped for a traffic violation on Modrell at Garden and found
to be intoxicated. He failed a portion of the field sobriety testing and refused additional testing including a chemical breath test.
A search warrant was obtained and blood samples were obtained. He was incarcerated. Chemical test results are pending. He
has a prior conviction within 5 years, making this offense a felony.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 6 / CR 9,Elkhart,IN
2/12/13 2:54 am
Date_Incident

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