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Elkhart County Police Blotter 02/19/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, February 19, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13001080 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 02/17/2013 at around 12:37 am, Gregory Sotebeer, 60, reported a burglary at his residence 23564 CR 4, Elkhart. The
suspect(s) forced entry to the front door and stole tvs, jewelry, and coins.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 23564 CR 4,ELKHART,IN
2/17/13 12:37 pm
Date_Incident
13001081 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter:
On 02/17/2013 at approximately 12:40 PM Heidi McRobie, 51, reported that two males had just stole a 5 quart container of
motor oil and a package of Icy Hot from the Walmart Supercenter, 30830 Old US 20, Elkhart.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,Elkhart,IN
2/17/13 12:35 pm
Date_Incident
13001083 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 02/17/2013 at around 3:00 pm Craig Stutzman 47, of 24183 County Road 45, reported that he found five 2 liter bottles
containing an unknown substance that he thought were meth labs. Craig Stutzman reported that he found the 2 liter bottles on
Florence Avenue, north of County Road 45. The 2 liter bottles were located containing remnants and were inactive. ISP
Clandestine Meth Team was notified of the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: FLORENCE AVE/ NORTH OF CR 45,ELKHA
2/17/13 3:05 pm
Date_Incident
13001087 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2/17/2013 at approximately 9:45PM Keith Emery, 40, was involved in a single vehicle crash on CR 6 east of Cumberland
Ave. Keith Emery failed field sobriety tests at the scene, provided a certified breath test of .09 BRAC at 10:54PM and was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MARTIN, NICHOLAS J,3A259
Incident Location: CR 6 EAST OF CUMBERLAND AVE,ELKHA
2/17/13 9:45 pm
Date_Incident
13001082 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 2-17-2013 at around 2:58 PM a 22 year old male made threats to harm his care takers at 30985 RiverBend Circle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 30985 RIVER BEND Circle,ELKHART,IN
2/17/13 2:58 pm
Date_Incident
13001086 02/17/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 2/17/2013, at approximately 8:27pm, an inmate at the Elkhart County Jail, 26861 CR 26, Elkhart was found to be in
possession of what is believed to be synthetic marijuana, charges are pending lab results. The incident is under further
investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,Elkhart,IN
2/17/13 7:20 pm
Date_Incident
13001088 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-18-2013 at around 12:48 am, Donald N Stolz, 40, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 9 north of CR 6 and found to be
intoxicated. He failed a field sobriety test and a certified chemical breath test with a .09 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: Bristol St / Baldwin St,Elkhart,IN
2/18/13 12:48 am
Date_Incident
13001089 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-18-2013 at around 2:51 am, Scott Mitchell Funk, 54, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 9 at CR 6 and found to be
intoxicated. He failed 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: CR 6 / CR 9,Elkhart,IN
2/18/13 2:51 am
Date_Incident
13001092 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Recklessness
Blotter:
On 02-18-13 at 10:21am, Stephanie Huser (35) reported that between 10:15am and 10:20am on 02-18-13, she was jogging in
the grass along a drive in the Cobus Green mobile home park at 54152 Ash Rd, when a red GMC Jimmy went off the drive
towards her, forcing her to jump out of the way. The driver made an accusatory statement about her nephew, and called her a
swear word, then left the park in the vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 54152 ASH RD,OSCEOLA,IN
2/18/13 10:15 am
Date_Incident
13001096 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 02/18/2013 at approximately 2:43 PM, Nicole Turner, 29, reported that on 02/18/2013 at approximately 2:00 PM a juvenile
male put another juvenile male in a choke hold at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. The victim of the battery
and strangulation did not require medical attention.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
2/18/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001096 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Strangulation
Blotter
On 02/18/2013 at approximately 2:43 PM, Nicole Turner, 29, reported that on 02/18/2013 at approximately 2:00 PM a juvenile
male put another juvenile male in a choke hold at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. The victim of the battery
and strangulation did not require medical attention.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
2/18/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001093 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Harassment
Blotter
On February 18, 2013, at approximately 10:16 am Jennifer Bristol (36) of Atwood Mobile Products Elkhart, 57912 Charlotte
Ave., reported a suspect made threatening and vulgar phone calls 02-16-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 57912 CHARLOTTE AVENUE,ELKHART,IN
2/18/13 10:16 am
Date_Incident
13001100 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 2/18/2013, at approximately 3:54pm, Ronald Sherck, 77, 55119 CR 31, Bristol reported that sometime between 7:00pm on
2/17/2013 and 6:00pm on 2/18/2013 a suspect put two nails in the tires of his 2011 Jeep Liberty and poured an unknown
substance into the fuel tank.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 55119 CR 31,BRISTOL,IN
2/17/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001105 02/18/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On 2-18-2013 at around 9:45 pm, Deedee Tichacek, 41, reported her 16 year old foster son as runaway. He was last seen on
Saturday around noon after requesting to spend the night with a friend.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 23835 SUNNYSIDE AVE,ELKHART,IN
2/16/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident

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