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Elkhart County Police Blotter 03/06/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, March 6, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13001399 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On 03-04-2013 at about 5:33 am, Loreto Soto-Rodriguez, 48, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 30 west of CR 15. Loreto
Soto-Rodriguez was arrested and booked into the Elkhart County Jail for never receiving a drivers license.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: CR 30 AT CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
3/4/13 5:33 am
Date_Incident
13001405 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On 03/04/2013 at approximately 9:28 AM Deborah Nolte, 49, reported that she was the victim of a domestic battery incident that
occurred at 53218 Palmetto Dr, on 02/11/2013 around 8:00pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 53218 PALMETTO DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
2/11/13 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001412 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Habitual Traffic Offender
Blotter:
On 3/4/2013 at 3:40pm Raul Contreras, 28 was stopped for traffic violations on CR 6 near Emerson Dr. Raul Contreras was
found to be a Habitual Traffic Violator and was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: CR 6 / Emerson Dr.,Elkhart,IN
3/4/13 3:40 pm
Date_Incident
13001415 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/4/2013, at approximately 5:54pm, a drug investigation was started at 26861 CR 26, Elkhart.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 5:27 pm
Date_Incident
13001414 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On 03-04-2013 at around 6:00 pm Francisco Saucedo, 28 was stopped for seatbelt violation on Pike Street near Main Street.
Francisco Saucdeo was found to have never been issued an Indiana operator's license. Francisco Saucedo was arrested and
booked into the Elkhart County Correctional Complex.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: MAIN ST/ PIKE ST,GOSHEN,IN
3/4/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001421 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/4/2012 at 9:58pm, Otis Moore, 38, was stopped for an equipment violation in the area of CR 10 and CR 15. Otis Moore
was found to have a suspended-prior license, to be in possession of marijuana in excess of 30 grams, and in possession of a
firearm without a permit. Otis Moore was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 10 EAST CR 15,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 9:58 pm
Date_Incident
13001421 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Carrying / Possession Of Weapons
Blotter
On 3/4/2012 at 9:58pm, Otis Moore, 38, was stopped for an equipment violation in the area of CR 10 and CR 15. Otis Moore
was found to have a suspended-prior license, to be in possession of marijuana in excess of 30 grams, and in possession of a
firearm without a permit. Otis Moore was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 10 EAST CR 15,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 9:58 pm
Date_Incident
13001421 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 3/4/2012 at 9:58pm, Otis Moore, 38, was stopped for an equipment violation in the area of CR 10 and CR 15. Otis Moore
was found to have a suspended-prior license, to be in possession of marijuana in excess of 30 grams, and in possession of a
firearm without a permit. Otis Moore was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 10 EAST CR 15,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 9:58 pm
Date_Incident
13001421 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/4/2012 at 9:58pm, Otis Moore, 38, was stopped for an equipment violation in the area of CR 10 and CR 15. Otis Moore
was found to have a suspended-prior license, to be in possession of marijuana in excess of 30 grams, and in possession of a
firearm without a permit. Otis Moore was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 10 EAST CR 15,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 9:58 pm
Date_Incident
13001422 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 03-04-2013 at approximately 03-04-2013 at approximately 11:48 pm, Carlos J. Olvera, 24 of Goshen, was stopped for a
traffic violation and arrested in the area of CR 17 and CR 18 for operating a vehicle having never received a license.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: CR 17 / CR 18,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 11:48 pm
Date_Incident
13001416 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 3/4/2012 at 6:15 pm Lee Duncan, 25 of 26156 Irvin reported he was confined to his residence for several minutes while
attempting to leave. The Sheriff's department is investigating.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 26156 IRVIN ST,ELKHART,IN
3/4/13 6:19 pm
Date_Incident
13001418 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 3-4-2013 at around 7:30 PM Michael Deranek, 26, an employee of Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15
reported that two juvenile males punched staff members and battered another juvenile at the facility causing pain ,abrasions and
unconsciousness.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
3/4/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001420 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 03/04/2013 at about 8:36 pm, Sie Sharp, 39, 53586 CR 27, reported that on 03/04/2013 at about 8:10 pm, a suspect was
observed strangling a female victim on the ground outside a residence. When confronted, the suspect spat on Sie Sharp,
striking him with spitum on his face.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53586 CR 27,BRISTOL,IN
3/4/13 8:10 pm
Date_Incident
13001420 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter
On 03/04/2013 at about 8:36 pm, Sie Sharp, 39, 53586 CR 27, reported that on 03/04/2013 at about 8:10 pm, a suspect was
observed strangling a female victim on the ground outside a residence. When confronted, the suspect spat on Sie Sharp,
striking him with spitum on his face.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53586 CR 27,BRISTOL,IN
3/4/13 8:10 pm
Date_Incident
13001420 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Strangulation
Blotter
On 03/04/2013 at about 8:36 pm, Sie Sharp, 39, 53586 CR 27, reported that on 03/04/2013 at about 8:10 pm, a suspect was
observed strangling a female victim on the ground outside a residence. When confronted, the suspect spat on Sie Sharp,
striking him with spitum on his face.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 53586 CR 27,BRISTOL,IN
3/4/13 8:10 pm
Date_Incident
13001419 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 3/4/2013, at approximately 7:42pm, Linsey Viars, 72, 502 N Arbutus, Bristol reported that on 3/4/2013 around 5:40pm an
vehicle collided with the rear of his 2000 Chevrolet S10 that was parked in his driveway. The accused vehicle fled the scene.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 502 N ARBUTUS,BRISTOL,IN
3/4/13 5:40 pm
Date_Incident
13001417 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 3/4/2013, at approximately 7:00 pm, Stephen Dekilder, 41, 10039 CR 4, Middlebury was found to be in possession of
marijuana and paraphernalia. Stephen Dekilder was charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia and was cited
into court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 10039 CR 4,Middlebury,IN
3/4/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001417 03/04/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/4/2013, at approximately 7:00 pm, Stephen Dekilder, 41, 10039 CR 4, Middlebury was found to be in possession of
marijuana and paraphernalia. Stephen Dekilder was charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia and was cited
into court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 10039 CR 4,Middlebury,IN
3/4/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001423 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at 12:00 am, Frances Jackson, 28, reported an ex-boyfriend damaged her 2006 Pontiac by hitting the front quarter
panel, hood, and rear window with a landscaping board.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 54152 Ash Rd,Osceola,IN
3/5/13 11:48 pm
Date_Incident
13001424 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On 03/05/2013 at approximately 1:28am Michael Norton, 24, reported that someone stole 2 prescription medications from his
backpack while at his place of employment located at 2703 CR 36 sometime between 12:00pm and 4:40pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 2703 CR 36,Goshen,IN
3/5/13 1:28 am
Date_Incident
13001427 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 03-05-2013 at approximately 12:25PM Theresa Tirotta, 47 reported that between 03-04-2013 at approximately 4:00PM and
03-05-2013 at approximately 12:00PM both the drivers side tires on her 2000 Kia Sportage were cut while the vehicle was
parked in the drive of her residence, located at 254 Oak St, Bristol.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 254 OAK ST,BRISTOL,IN
3/4/13 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001428 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On 03-05-2013 at approximately 12:48PM Richard Reynolds, 69 was found deceased outside his residence, located at 12599
SR 120, Middlebury by Esther Bontrager, whom assisted Richard Reynolds at his residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 12599 SR 120,MIDDLEBURY,IN
3/5/13 12:48 pm
Date_Incident
13001434 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at approximately 3:06 PM Barbara Fuller, 48, (Manager at Walmart) reported Micheal Williams,29, was concealing
items while walking through Walmart at 30830 Old US Hwy 20. While attempting to leave without paying, police stopped
Micheal Williams. He attempted to flee and fought with the police. Michael William was also found to be in the possesion of a
possible illegal substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 30380 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001434 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at approximately 3:06 PM Barbara Fuller, 48, (Manager at Walmart) reported Micheal Williams,29, was concealing
items while walking through Walmart at 30830 Old US Hwy 20. While attempting to leave without paying, police stopped
Micheal Williams. He attempted to flee and fought with the police. Michael William was also found to be in the possesion of a
possible illegal substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 30380 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001434 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at approximately 3:06 PM Barbara Fuller, 48, (Manager at Walmart) reported Micheal Williams,29, was concealing
items while walking through Walmart at 30830 Old US Hwy 20. While attempting to leave without paying, police stopped
Micheal Williams. He attempted to flee and fought with the police. Michael William was also found to be in the possesion of a
possible illegal substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 30380 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001434 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at approximately 3:06 PM Barbara Fuller, 48, (Manager at Walmart) reported Micheal Williams,29, was concealing
items while walking through Walmart at 30830 Old US Hwy 20. While attempting to leave without paying, police stopped
Micheal Williams. He attempted to flee and fought with the police. Michael William was also found to be in the possesion of a
possible illegal substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 30380 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001456 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
Blotter
On March 5, 2013 around 7:55 pm, a former resident of Elkhart County reported suspicions based on information that her
children had possibly been molested sometime between Ocotber 2012 and February 2013 at the residence they lived at at that
time, 52078 Brookstream Cir.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 52078 BROOKSTREAM CIRCLE,ELKHART,
10/1/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001437 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 3/5/2013 at 4:04 pm Sheriff's deputies responded to a crash on CR 17 at Farmwood Dr. The crash is under further
investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: CR 17 / Farmwood Dr,Bristol,IN
3/5/13 4:04 pm
Date_Incident
13001457 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 03/06/2013 at approximately 12:45am Matthew Moser (32) was found sleeping in the driver's seat of his vehicle while at the
intersection of SR 19 and CR 46. Matthew Moser was found to be inoxicated with a BRAC of .18 and was incarcerated at the
Elkhart County Jail. The offense if a felony due to a prior within 5 years.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 46// SR 19,Nappanee,IN
3/6/13 12:45 am
Date_Incident
13001457 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 03/06/2013 at approximately 12:45am Matthew Moser (32) was found sleeping in the driver's seat of his vehicle while at the
intersection of SR 19 and CR 46. Matthew Moser was found to be inoxicated with a BRAC of .18 and was incarcerated at the
Elkhart County Jail. The offense if a felony due to a prior within 5 years.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 46// SR 19,Nappanee,IN
3/6/13 12:45 am
Date_Incident
13001457 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter
On 03/06/2013 at approximately 12:45am Matthew Moser (32) was found sleeping in the driver's seat of his vehicle while at the
intersection of SR 19 and CR 46. Matthew Moser was found to be inoxicated with a BRAC of .18 and was incarcerated at the
Elkhart County Jail. The offense if a felony due to a prior within 5 years.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 46// SR 19,Nappanee,IN
3/6/13 12:45 am
Date_Incident
13001458 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 3-6-2013 at around 3:20 am, Jordan Scott Beathea, 22, was stopped for a traffic violation on Bristol St at Baldwin Ct. He
failed a field sobriety test and a certified chemical breath test with a .13 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: Bristol St / Baldwin Ct,Elkhart,IN
3/6/13 3:20 am
Date_Incident

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