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Elkhart County Police Blotter 03/07/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, March 7, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
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
13001431 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at 2:05pm, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department filed a Child Exploitation report. The incident is being
investigated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, DAPHNE,3A211
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,,IN
3/4/13 1:30 pm
Date_Incident
13001432 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Autos
Blotter
On 03/05/2013 at about 2:49 pm, Christopher Rayl, 25, employee of Walters Auto Sales, 28080 CR 20, reported that a rental
vehicle had gone missing in South Bend sometime between 10/20/2012 and 03/05/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 28080 CR 20,ELKHART,IN
10/20/12 2:00 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
13001459 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 03/06/2013 at approximately 4:28am Robert Shidler (35) reported that he was involved in a vehicle crash with another
vehicle on CR 46 East of CR 7. The driver of the other vehicle fled the scene prior to police arrival. This case is currently under
investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 46// CR 7,Nappanee,IN
3/6/13 4:28 am
Date_Incident
13001468 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Escape
BLOTTER:
On Monday, March 4, 2013, at approximately 12:55pm, community corrections offender, Jeremy Melkus, 27, left the Work
Release facility. As of March 5, 2013, at approximately 12:55pm, he has not returned and is nowhere in the facility. He is now
considered AWOL.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 201 N Cottage Ave.,Goshen,IN
3/6/13 12:55 am
Date_Incident
13001449 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at around 5:03 PM Rose Moore, 71, of 28843 Driftwood Dr reported an unknown subject was stealing her
electricity using an extension cord attached to her residence. She is unsure how long the theft has been occuring prior to
3-5-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 28843 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 5:03 pm
Date_Incident
13001449 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 3-5-2013 at around 5:03 PM Rose Moore, 71, of 28843 Driftwood Dr reported an unknown subject was stealing her
electricity using an extension cord attached to her residence. She is unsure how long the theft has been occuring prior to
3-5-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 28843 DRIFTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 5:03 pm
Date_Incident
13001441 03/05/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 03/05/2013, around 4:53pm Francis G Datena, 52, reported a hit and run crash on CR 6 east of CR 11.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 6 EAST OF CR 11,ELKHART,IN
3/5/13 4:53 pm
Date_Incident
13001470 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 3-6-13 a 17 yr old male attempted to fight a 14 yr old male at Bashor Home, 62226 CR15, Goshen. The 17 yr old male
repeatedly struck a staff member with his fist as she stepped between the two students . The staff member was not injured.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 62226 CR15,GOSHEN,IN
3/6/13 7:40 am
Date_Incident
13001474 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter: Assistant Pastor Rick Lambright of the River of Life Fellowship wanted an unusual occurance at the Church
documented. At this time no crime has been indentified.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOLLOMAN, BRIAN,3A181
Incident Location: 11162 SR 120,MIDDLEBURY,IN
2/17/13 10:00 am
Date_Incident
13001484 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
BLOTTER:
On 3-6-2013 at around 7:24 PM Deysi Moreno-Jimenez, 33, was arrested and incarcerated, during a traffic stop for a traffic
violation. She was arrested for never receiving a license with a prior conviction on Chester St at Indiana Ave .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: CHESTER/ INDIANA,ELKHART,IN
3/6/13 7:24 pm
Date_Incident
13001486 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
BLOTTER:
On 8/6/2013 at 8:03PM Stephen Dekilder, 41, and Dalyn Perry, 23, were stopped for a traffic violation on CR 4 east of SR 13
and were found to be in possession of marijuana. Stephen Dekilder was incarcerated for Possession of Mariuana-Felony and
Paraphernalia and Dayln Perry was incarcerated for Possession of Marijuana and Paraphernalia.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: CR 4 E SR 13,Middlebury,IN
3/6/13 8:03 pm
Date_Incident
13001486 03/06/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
BLOTTER:
On 8/6/2013 at 8:03PM Stephen Dekilder, 41, and Dalyn Perry, 23, were stopped for a traffic violation on CR 4 east of SR 13
and were found to be in possession of marijuana. Stephen Dekilder was incarcerated for Possession of Mariuana-Felony and
Paraphernalia and Dayln Perry was incarcerated for Possession of Marijuana and Paraphernalia.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: CR 4 E SR 13,Middlebury,IN
3/6/13 8:03 pm
Date_Incident
13001488 03/07/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 3-7-2013 at around 12:12 am, Ivan De La Rosa Briones, 26, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 north of Hively Ave
and found to have never received a license with a prior conviction. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: SR 19 north of CR 24,Elkhart,IN
3/7/13 12:12 am
Date_Incident
13001489 03/07/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On 3-7-2013 at approximately 12:20 am, Elkhart County Sheriff Deputies responded to 52807 New York Drive in reference to a
17 year old male that took medication in an attempt to harm himself, and also made comments about killing and hurting himself
while he was armed with a knife. The 17 year old male was located and transported to the IU Health Goshen Hospital for
medical and psychological evaluations.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 52807 NEW YORK DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
3/6/13 11:30 pm
Date_Incident
13001490 03/07/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 3/7/2013 at 12:59am, Tiffany Balser,26, was stopped for a traffic violation on Lakewood Dr east of SR 19. Tiffany Balser
was found to be operating while intoxicated after failing field sobriety tests. Tiffany Balser was found to have a .15 BAC and
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: LAKEWOOD DR//SR 19,ELKHART,IN
3/7/13 12:59 am
Date_Incident
13001491 03/07/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 3-7-2013 at around 4:29 am, Efrain Padilla-Davila, 45, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 20 at CR 9. He was found to
have never received a license with a prior conviction. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 20 / Pleasant Plain Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/7/13 4:29 am
Date_Incident

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