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Elkhart County Police Blotter 04/17/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, April 17, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13002374 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter:
On April 15, 2013 at 9:28am Sheena J OConner(28) of 21412 Protecta Drive advised sometime between April 14, 2013, 6:00pm
and April 15, 2013, 8:30am, someone entered the business of HDI Commerce and stole candy bars, t-shirts and walkie talkie
radios.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 21412 PROTECTA DRIVE,ELKHART,IN
4/14/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13002375 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
Blotter
On 04-15-13 at 9:36am, Jamie McQueary (33) and Debbra Lacopo (39) reported a suspect molested two 10 year old girls
between 10:00pm on 04-06-13 and 9:00am on 04-07-13 at 29746 Roscommon Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 29746 ROSCOMMON DR,ELKHART,IN
4/6/13 10:00 pm
Date_Incident
13002373 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 4-15-13 at approx. 9:57am, numerous words were found scratched into bathroom stall walls at Northridge Middle School,
56691 Northridge Dr. The scratches defaced the painted surface.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56691 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
4/15/13 9:57 am
Date_Incident
13002376 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 04/15/2013 at approximately 11:30 AM, Thomas Suplee, 49, reported that sometime between 04/14/2013 around 8:30 PM
and 04/15/2013 around 7:00 AM, a suspect stole a light bar and license plate out of the bed of his truck while it sat in the
driveway of his home located at 17561 CR 46.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 17561 CR 46,NEW PARIS,IN
4/14/13 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002378 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On 4/15/2013 at approximately 11:34 AM Chong Kim, 80, reported that his 77 year old spouse was found unconscious and
breathing at their residence at 2623 California Rd Elkhart , Indiana. Medics on scene later pronounced the female deceased.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: 2623 CALIFORNIA RD,ELKHART,IN
4/15/13 11:34 am
Date_Incident
13002380 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Intimidation
Blotter:
On 4-15-13 at about 3:45 pm, Amy Thompson, 40, 12378 Stoney Dr., that a 14 yr old male had been threatened via posts on
facebook.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 12378 STONEY DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
3/24/13 3:34 pm
Date_Incident
13002383 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 04./15/2013 Richard Jensen, 39, reported that his 15 year old daughter was punched in the face by her 25 year old
stepsister causing her pain. Richard Jensen reported that the incident occurred at 58216 Allen Drive on 04/15/2013 at around
11:30 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 58216 ALLEN DR,ELKHART,IN
4/15/13 11:30 am
Date_Incident
13002365 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter
On 4-14-2013 at around 4:40 PM officers responded to 30830 Old US 20 in reference to a juvenile male and an 18 year old
female who were caught stealing items. The 15 year old male was released to his mother. The 18 year old female, Kimberly
Clements-Morrow, was issued a citation for conversion and released.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,ELKHART,IN
4/15/13 4:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002384 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 4/15/2013 at approximately 3:51pm, Judd Chaille (46) of 28602 CR 50, reported a threatening, suicidal, and visually graphic
website created by known suspect that could possibly be directed at his daughter.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 28602 CO RD 50,NAPPANEE,IN
4/15/13 3:51 pm
Date_Incident
13002390 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On April 15 2013 at approximately 7:58 pm Jane Abel (58) of Wakarusa reported a single vehicle crash involving injuries that
occurred on CR 40 east of CR 7. The driver and passenger were transported to Elkhart General Hospital for injuries. The driver
submitted to a chemical test in which the results are pending.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: CR 40 E of CR 7,Wakarusa,IN
4/15/13 7:58 pm
Date_Incident
13002387 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 4-15-2013 at approximately 6:28 Saeed Saide, 85, reported a phone scram which deprived him of $7635.00 at 58565
Walnut Hills Trail. The incident occured approximately beween 4-5-2013 at 7:00 AM and 4-15-2013 6:00 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 58565 Walnut Hills Trail,Elkhart,IN
4/5/13 7:00 am
Date_Incident
13002379 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter: On 04-15-2013 at approximately 11:43am Lynn Hawkins, 70, 23619 Arlene Ave, reported damage done to her 2004
Ford Explorer. The suspect's shattered the rear passenger side window with an unknown object. This occurred between
04-13-2013, 4:00pm and 04-15-2013, 11:43.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFFREY,3A189
Incident Location: 23619 ARLENE AVE,ELKHART,IN
4/13/13 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
13002382 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter
On 4-15-2013 at around 2:34 PM a drug investigation was started by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/15/13 2:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002385 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 4-15-2013 at around 5:52 PM Eugene Tressler, 47, of 30876 Oakcrest reported that an unknow subject used his bank
account information to fraudulently purchase around $700.00 dollars in items from the Texas area on 04-01-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 30876 OAKCREST,GRANGER,IN
4/1/13 8:00 am
Date_Incident
13002393 04/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 4-15-2013 at around 11:23 pm, Lawrence R Reed, 61, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 45 at CR 18. He was found
to be intoxicated, failing 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: CR 45 / CR 18,Elkhart,IN
4/15/13 11:23 pm
Date_Incident
13002398 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Motor Vehicle Parts Or Accessories
Blotter
On 04-16-2013 at approximately 8:47AM Charles Jackson(47), an employee with RC Trailers located at 51790 CR 39,
Middlebury reported the theft of a license plate from one of the company vehicles while it was parked at the facility. Charles
Jackson advised that the last time anyone saw the license plate on the vehicle was approximately one month ago.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 51790 CR 39,MIDDLEBURY,IN
4/16/13 8:47 am
Date_Incident
13002403 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter:
On 4-16-13 a Child in Need of Services investigation was received by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department, 26861 CR26,
Elkhart.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56734 NORTHRIDGE DR.,MIDDLEBURY,IN
4/16/13 12:20 pm
Date_Incident
13002400 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
BLOTTER:
ON APRIL 16, 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: 58212 DEBRA DR,GOSHEN,IN
4/16/13 8:50 am
Date_Incident
13002401 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
BLOTTER:
ON APRIL 16, 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: 58685 VISTA BLVD,ELKHART,IN
4/16/13 9:56 am
Date_Incident
13002409 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 4/16/2013 at 8:33PM Alex Casanova, 31, was arrested for possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine,
possession of a legend drug (x5), and possession of paraphernalia after a search warrant was obtained for his vehicle in the
parking lot of the Elkhart County Jail at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/16/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002409 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter:
On 4/16/2013 at 8:33PM Alex Casanova, 31, was arrested for possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine,
possession of a legend drug (x5), and possession of paraphernalia after a search warrant was obtained for his vehicle in the
parking lot of the Elkhart County Jail at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/16/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002409 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: Carrying / Possession Of Weapons
Blotter:
On 4/16/2013 at 8:33PM Alex Casanova, 31, was arrested for possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine,
possession of a legend drug (x5), and possession of paraphernalia after a search warrant was obtained for his vehicle in the
parking lot of the Elkhart County Jail at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/16/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13002409 04/16/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter:
On 4/16/2013 at 8:33PM Alex Casanova, 31, was arrested for possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine,
possession of a legend drug (x5), and possession of paraphernalia after a search warrant was obtained for his vehicle in the
parking lot of the Elkhart County Jail at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/16/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident

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