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Elkhart County Police Blotter 02/26/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, February 26, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13001215 02/24/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 02/24/2013 at approximately 10:43 AM Justina Pena, 26, reported that a Microsoft Zune HD, and her wallet containing her
and her daughter's Social Security Cards and Birth Certificates were stolen from her vehicle that was parked at Phyl's Corner,
57968 CR 7, on 02/23/2013 between 9:43 PM and 10:30 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 57968 CR 7,ELKHART,IN
2/23/13 9:42 pm
Date_Incident
13001217 02/24/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 2/24/2013, at approximately 1:01 pm, Eric P Sikes (26) reported a criminal mischief case at 55988 SR 15. Eric Sikes stated
the south kitchen window of his residence was shot twice with a BB gun, sometime between 3:00 pm on 2/22/2013 and 12:01
pm on 2/24/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 55988 SR 15,BRISTOL,IN
2/22/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001218 02/24/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 2/24/2013, at approximately 3:01pm, Ann Ramirez, 34, 60397 Fenmore Ave, reported that a juvenile suspect was breaking
things inside the house and was not listening to his parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 60397 FENMORE AVE,GOSHEN,IN
2/23/13 4:30 pm
Date_Incident
13001219 02/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 02/24/2013 at approximately 3:56 PM, Sheriff's Deputies stopped to assist a vehicle out of gas in Elkhart County. The driver
was found to be intoxicated. Charges are pending investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: SR 15/ CR 26,Goshen,IN
2/24/13 3:56 pm
Date_Incident
13001220 02/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2-24-2013 at around 6:57 PM Jeffrey Alwine, 29, was stopped for a traffic violation at the interesection of CR 11 and
Medford. Jeffrey Alwine was found to be intoxicated with a BRAC of .11 and was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail. He has
a prior conviction within 5 years making the offense a felony.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: CR 11/ Medford,Elkhart,IN
2/24/13 6:57 pm
Date_Incident
13001222 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Robbery : Firearm
Blotter:
On 02/25/2013 at approximately 2:53am Deborah Stephenson (57) an employee of 7-Eleven located at 25014 CR 6 reported
that an unknown white male approximately 6 foot tall with a thin build robbed her at gun point with a handgun. The male was
wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and had a black bandana covering his face. The male fled on foot with an undisclosed
amount of cash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 25014 CR 6,Elkhart,IN
2/25/13 2:53 am
Date_Incident
13001225 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter: On 02-25-13 at 6:29am, Lilia Gonzales (45) of 23168 Montrose Park Dr, reported she found her brother, Jose Rangel
Jimenez (54), unconscious and cold in her residence. Osolo medics responded, and declared him deceased. Jose Rangel
Jimenez had been released from an appendectomy the day before, and had some pre existing medical issues. The death was
still under investigation by the Elkhart County Coroner. Jose Rangel Jimenez had passed away between 11:00pm on 02-24-13
and 6:15am on 02-25-13 while lying on a couch he was sleeping on.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 23168 MONTROSE PARK DR S,ELKHART,I
2/24/13 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001232 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON FEB. 25, 2013 THE INDIANA 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: 19186-2 WYSONG ST,NEW PARIS,IN
2/25/13 8:59 am
Date_Incident
13001235 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Forgery And Counterfeiting
Blotter:
On 2/25/2013, at approximately 2:56pm, Jeffrey Lowe, 2701 Industrial Parkway, Elkhart, reported that sometime around
2/20/2013 his identity was falsely used at a lending agency.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 2701 INDUSTRIAL PARKWAY,ELKHART,IN
2/20/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001243 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 02/25/2013 at approximately 8:13 PM, a vehicle being driven by Jose Torres, 51, was stopped for a traffic infraction on Main
St north of Hively. Jose Torres was found to be driving while suspended-prior and operating a vehicle without ever receiving a
driver's license. Jose Torres was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: Main north of Hively,Elkhart,IN
2/25/13 8:13 pm
Date_Incident
13001243 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 02/25/2013 at approximately 8:13 PM, a vehicle being driven by Jose Torres, 51, was stopped for a traffic infraction on Main
St north of Hively. Jose Torres was found to be driving while suspended-prior and operating a vehicle without ever receiving a
driver's license. Jose Torres was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: Main north of Hively,Elkhart,IN
2/25/13 8:13 pm
Date_Incident
13001238 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 2-25-2013 at approximately 4:24 Elkhart County Sheriffs Deputies responded to a plane crash at 29718 CR 18. The one
seater plane operated by Phillip Knox, 44, hit a fence and 3 trees. He was not injured.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 29718 CR 18,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 4:20 pm
Date_Incident
13001244 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter:
On 2/25/2013 at 10:26 pm, Nathan Price, 24, was stopped in the area of SR 120 and CR 19 for exceeding the posted speed
limit. Nathan Price was discovered to be in possession of Methamphetamine and paraphernalia. Nathan Price was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 120 EAST CR 19,BRISTOL,IN
2/25/13 10:26 pm
Date_Incident
13001244 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter:
On 2/25/2013 at 10:26 pm, Nathan Price, 24, was stopped in the area of SR 120 and CR 19 for exceeding the posted speed
limit. Nathan Price was discovered to be in possession of Methamphetamine and paraphernalia. Nathan Price was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 120 EAST CR 19,BRISTOL,IN
2/25/13 10:26 pm
Date_Incident
13001245 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 2-26-2013 at around 12:30 am, officers conducted a drug investigation at 28831 Driftwood Dr, Elkhart. Christopher Clouser,
45, and Leon Myrick, 23, were located inside the residence and arrested on Elkhart City warrants. A search warrant was written
and obtained for the residence. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 28831 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 11:56 pm
Date_Incident
13001245 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Common Nuisance-Operating
Blotter
On 2-26-2013 at around 12:30 am, officers conducted a drug investigation at 28831 Driftwood Dr, Elkhart. Christopher Clouser,
45, and Leon Myrick, 23, were located inside the residence and arrested on Elkhart City warrants. A search warrant was written
and obtained for the residence. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 28831 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 11:56 pm
Date_Incident
13001245 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Common Nuisance-Visiting
Blotter
On 2-26-2013 at around 12:30 am, officers conducted a drug investigation at 28831 Driftwood Dr, Elkhart. Christopher Clouser,
45, and Leon Myrick, 23, were located inside the residence and arrested on Elkhart City warrants. A search warrant was written
and obtained for the residence. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 28831 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 11:56 pm
Date_Incident
13001245 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter
On 2-26-2013 at around 12:30 am, officers conducted a drug investigation at 28831 Driftwood Dr, Elkhart. Christopher Clouser,
45, and Leon Myrick, 23, were located inside the residence and arrested on Elkhart City warrants. A search warrant was written
and obtained for the residence. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 28831 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 11:56 pm
Date_Incident
13001245 02/25/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 2-26-2013 at around 12:30 am, officers conducted a drug investigation at 28831 Driftwood Dr, Elkhart. Christopher Clouser,
45, and Leon Myrick, 23, were located inside the residence and arrested on Elkhart City warrants. A search warrant was written
and obtained for the residence. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 28831 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/25/13 11:56 pm
Date_Incident

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