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Elkhart County Police Blotter 03/26/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, March 26, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13001922 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 3-24-2013 at approximately 3:04 am, Vicki Orrick, 51, was stopped in the area of SR 19 and CR 4 for traffic violations. She
failed field sobriety tests and refused a certified chemical test. She was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: SR 19 // CR 4,Elkhart,IN
3/24/13 3:04 am
Date_Incident
13001923 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 4:11am, Deshawn Burroughs was stopped for equipment violations in the area of SR 19 and CR 24. Deshawn
Burroughs was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a suspended-prior license, and was in the possession of marijuana
and drug paraphernalia. Deshawn Burroughs was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 19 NORTH CR 24,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 4:11 am
Date_Incident
13001923 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 4:11am, Deshawn Burroughs was stopped for equipment violations in the area of SR 19 and CR 24. Deshawn
Burroughs was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a suspended-prior license, and was in the possession of marijuana
and drug paraphernalia. Deshawn Burroughs was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 19 NORTH CR 24,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 4:11 am
Date_Incident
13001923 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 4:11am, Deshawn Burroughs was stopped for equipment violations in the area of SR 19 and CR 24. Deshawn
Burroughs was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a suspended-prior license, and was in the possession of marijuana
and drug paraphernalia. Deshawn Burroughs was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 19 NORTH CR 24,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 4:11 am
Date_Incident
13001925 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 03/24/2013 at around 8:59 am, Candice Atkins, 26 of 30961 Riverbend Cir, reported a suspect kicked in her door in and left
the area. The door frame and locking mechanism were damaged as a result of the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 30961 RIVERBEND CIRCLE,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13001928 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 6:30 pm Richard Bontrager, 58 was stopped for traffic violations on St Rd 15 north of US Hwy 6. Richard
Bontrager failed field sobriety tests, resisted law enforcement, and kicked a law enforcement officer. No injuries were
sustained. Richard Bontrager was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: SR 15 N of US 6,New Paris,IN
3/24/13 6:32 pm
Date_Incident
13001928 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 6:30 pm Richard Bontrager, 58 was stopped for traffic violations on St Rd 15 north of US Hwy 6. Richard
Bontrager failed field sobriety tests, resisted law enforcement, and kicked a law enforcement officer. No injuries were
sustained. Richard Bontrager was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: SR 15 N of US 6,New Paris,IN
3/24/13 6:32 pm
Date_Incident
13001928 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 3/24/2013 at 6:30 pm Richard Bontrager, 58 was stopped for traffic violations on St Rd 15 north of US Hwy 6. Richard
Bontrager failed field sobriety tests, resisted law enforcement, and kicked a law enforcement officer. No injuries were
sustained. Richard Bontrager was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: SR 15 N of US 6,New Paris,IN
3/24/13 6:32 pm
Date_Incident
13001934 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 3-25-2013 at around 4:34 am, a blue Ford Expedition was rolled over on CR 45 northwest of CR 17. The driver fled from the
scene. Juan Carmona Gonzalez, 33, was later found to be the driver. He was cited and released for Driving While
Suspended-Prior, Never Receiving a License-Prior, and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Crash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 45 / CR 17,Goshen,IN
3/25/13 4:33 am
Date_Incident
13001934 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 3-25-2013 at around 4:34 am, a blue Ford Expedition was rolled over on CR 45 northwest of CR 17. The driver fled from the
scene. Juan Carmona Gonzalez, 33, was later found to be the driver. He was cited and released for Driving While
Suspended-Prior, Never Receiving a License-Prior, and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Crash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 45 / CR 17,Goshen,IN
3/25/13 4:33 am
Date_Incident
13001934 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 3-25-2013 at around 4:34 am, a blue Ford Expedition was rolled over on CR 45 northwest of CR 17. The driver fled from the
scene. Juan Carmona Gonzalez, 33, was later found to be the driver. He was cited and released for Driving While
Suspended-Prior, Never Receiving a License-Prior, and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Crash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 45 / CR 17,Goshen,IN
3/25/13 4:33 am
Date_Incident
13001934 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 3-25-2013 at around 4:34 am, a blue Ford Expedition was rolled over on CR 45 northwest of CR 17. The driver fled from the
scene. Juan Carmona Gonzalez, 33, was later found to be the driver. He was cited and released for Driving While
Suspended-Prior, Never Receiving a License-Prior, and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Crash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 45 / CR 17,Goshen,IN
3/25/13 4:33 am
Date_Incident
13001927 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 03/24/2013 at approximately 12:53 PM Douglas Spurlock, 59, reported a 22 year old male was at his residence at 30557
Gregory Dr, and became angry and punched the exterior of his house, causing damage to the siding. Prior to leaving the
stepson then got into his vehicle and drove forward and into Douglas Spurlock two times, causing him pain, and knocking him to
the ground.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 30557 GREGORY DR,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 12:45 pm
Date_Incident
13001927 03/24/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Recklessness
Blotter:
On 03/24/2013 at approximately 12:53 PM Douglas Spurlock, 59, reported a 22 year old male was at his residence at 30557
Gregory Dr, and became angry and punched the exterior of his house, causing damage to the siding. Prior to leaving the
stepson then got into his vehicle and drove forward and into Douglas Spurlock two times, causing him pain, and knocking him to
the ground.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 30557 GREGORY DR,ELKHART,IN
3/24/13 12:45 pm
Date_Incident
13001945 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On 3/25/2013, at approximately 9:36am, Crystal Wright, 41, 18234 CR 22, Goshen, reported that her 16 year old stepson left
home against her wishes on 3/24/2013 at approximately 11:00pm, and has not returned home.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 18234 CR 22,Goshen,IN
3/24/13 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001945 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 3/25/2013, at approximately 9:36am, Crystal Wright, 41, 18234 CR 22, Goshen, reported that her 16 year old stepson left
home against her wishes on 3/24/2013 at approximately 11:00pm, and has not returned home.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 18234 CR 22,Goshen,IN
3/24/13 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001952 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
Blotter
On 03/25/2013 at approximately 12:20 PM, Dora J Geyer, 49, of 58942 CR 7, reported that approximately 3 years ago, a
suspect used her identity to open an account with Dish Network without her permission.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 58942 CR 7,Elkhart,IN
3/25/13 12:20 pm
Date_Incident
13001949 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
Blotter
On March 25, 2013 around 11:00 am, Gale David, 57, 53694, Pheasant Ridge Dr, reported someone had taken out welfare
benefits in the name of her 85 year old mother, in the state of New Jersey.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 27833 CR 24,ELKHART,IN
3/20/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001951 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 3/25/2013, at approximately 12:09pm, Carl Miller, 37, 10639 CR 38, Millersburg, reported that a suspect driving a white truck
collided with his fence on 3/25/2013 at approximately 11:30am and then fled the scene.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 10639 CR 38,MILLERSBURG,IN
3/25/13 11:30 am
Date_Incident
13001953 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Attempted Forcible Entry
Blotter
On March 25, 2013 around 11:17 pm, Juan Zalazar, 30, 54172 Starner Ave, reported someone attempted to force entry to his
residence between 9:00-10:00 am, causing damage to the front door.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 54172 STARNER AVE,ELKHART,IN
3/25/13 8:55 am
Date_Incident
13001954 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Invasion Of Privacy
BLOTTER:
On 3/25/2013 Cecilia Baltazar reported a violation of a protective order to the Elkhart County Sheriff 's Dept. The incident
occurred on 3/25/2013 in Elkhart County, IN.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STOUT, JEREMY,3A220
Incident Location: 55759 WILLOWBEND BLVD,BRISTOL,IN
3/25/13 12:45 pm
Date_Incident
13001960 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On March 25, 2013 around 5:41 pm, Andrea Freel, 34, 53837 Lilac St, reported her 3 year old son had been bitten by a dog.
The dog owner, Jennifer Chapman, 38, was cited and released for harboring a non-immunized animal resulting in injury.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 18318 BREWSTER DR,BRISTOL,IN
3/24/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13001960 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter
On March 25, 2013 around 5:41 pm, Andrea Freel, 34, 53837 Lilac St, reported her 3 year old son had been bitten by a dog.
The dog owner, Jennifer Chapman, 38, was cited and released for harboring a non-immunized animal resulting in injury.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 18318 BREWSTER DR,BRISTOL,IN
3/24/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13001961 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 03/25/2013 at around 6:40pm Doug Ganger, 58, an employee with Bashor Children's Home 62226 CR 15, reported that he
was punched in the chest and face by a 15 year old male. Doug Ganger reported minor pain and refused medical treatment.
The incident occured around 6:10 pm on 03/25/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHENQ,IN
3/25/13 6:11 pm
Date_Incident
13001961 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter
On 03/25/2013 at around 6:40pm Doug Ganger, 58, an employee with Bashor Children's Home 62226 CR 15, reported that he
was punched in the chest and face by a 15 year old male. Doug Ganger reported minor pain and refused medical treatment.
The incident occured around 6:10 pm on 03/25/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHENQ,IN
3/25/13 6:11 pm
Date_Incident
13001959 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
BLOTTER: On 03-25-13 at 5:18pm, Danielle Dillenbeck, 26, 202 Townline Rd reported that on 03-22-13 at 6:00pm, a suspect
struck her on the upper arm area while in the parking lot of 19900 US 6 New Paris, IN. She also currently has a restraining
order against this same individual.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CARICH, MICHAEL,3A193
Incident Location: 19900 US 6,NEW PARIS,IN
3/22/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001959 03/25/2013
Nature of Call: Invasion Of Privacy
BLOTTER: On 03-25-13 at 5:18pm, Danielle Dillenbeck, 26, 202 Townline Rd reported that on 03-22-13 at 6:00pm, a suspect
struck her on the upper arm area while in the parking lot of 19900 US 6 New Paris, IN. She also currently has a restraining
order against this same individual.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CARICH, MICHAEL,3A193
Incident Location: 19900 US 6,NEW PARIS,IN
3/22/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001964 03/26/2013
Nature of Call: Neglect Of Dependent
Blotter
On March 26, 2013 at approximately 12:49 am Kailee Checkley of Edwardsburg, MI reported battery on her 9 month old son
committed by known suspect.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 30704 Ashwood Drive,Elkhart,IN
3/24/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13001964 03/26/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On March 26, 2013 at approximately 12:49 am Kailee Checkley of Edwardsburg, MI reported battery on her 9 month old son
committed by known suspect.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 30704 Ashwood Drive,Elkhart,IN
3/24/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident

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