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Elkhart County Police Blotter 04/25/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, April 25, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13002556 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On 04-23-2013 at approximately 2:04PM Duane Stroud, 32 reported that his wallet and a hooded sweatshirt were stolen from
his locker at Elkhart County Community Corrections, located at 201 North Cottage Ave. Duane Stroud placed the items in his
locker on 04-22-2013 at approximately 2:50PM and when he went to leave with them on 04-23-2013 at approximately 1:00PM
they were gone.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 201 NORTH COTTAGE AVE,GOSHEN,IN
4/22/13 2:50 pm
Date_Incident
13002561 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 04-23-2013 at about 3:54 pm at 26861 CR 26, Elkhart County Sheriff Department started an investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 56601 CR 3,ELKHART,IN
4/23/13 4:26 pm
Date_Incident
13002562 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Motor Vehicle Parts Or Accessories
Blotter
On 4-23-2013 at around 8:09 pm, Corina Romero, 40, reported her license plate was stolen off of her vehicle while it was
parked at 57960 SR 19 sometime between the end of November, 2012 and today's date.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 57960 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
11/30/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13002564 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 4-23-2013 at approximately 10:57 pm, Irene Kortas, 45, was stopped on CR 20 neat Charlotte Ave for several traffic
violations. She failed field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test, which showed her to have a BrAC of .21 at 11:40 pm.
She was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: CR 20 // Charlotte Ave,Elkhart,IN
4/23/13 10:57 pm
Date_Incident
13002559 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: CR 4 AND WINDING WATERS DR SOUTH,,
4/23/13 4:15 pm
Date_Incident
Blotter:
On 04-23-2013 at approximately 4:15PM Richard Current(60) of 26907 CR 4 reported that his mailbox, the neighbors mailbox,
and an AEP junction box had been struck by a vehicle. The vehicle did not stop after the crash and fled the area westbound on
CR 4. The suspect vehicle was later found and the investigation into the driver is on going. Also, it was determined that the hit
and run crash may have been related to a domestic battery situation that occurred at the Seven Eleven, located at 51903 SR 19.
The domestic battery situation is also still under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department.
13002559 04/23/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On 04-23-2013 at approximately 4:15PM Richard Current(60) of 26907 CR 4 reported that his mailbox, the neighbors mailbox,
and an AEP junction box had been struck by a vehicle. The vehicle did not stop after the crash and fled the area westbound on
CR 4. The suspect vehicle was later found and the investigation into the driver is on going. Also, it was determined that the hit
and run crash may have been related to a domestic battery situation that occurred at the Seven Eleven, located at 51903 SR 19.
The domestic battery situation is also still under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: CR 4 AND WINDING WATERS DR SOUTH,,
4/23/13 4:15 pm
Date_Incident
13002565 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 4-24-2013 at around 4:00 am, Daniel Gregory Williams, 36, was involved in a single vehicle rollover crash on Toledo Rd
west of Rowe St. He fled from the scene of the crash and was located walking on Goshen Ave. He was found to have cuts to
his face and hand. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .15 BrAC. He
was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: Toledo Rd west of Rowe St,Elkhart,IN
4/24/13 4:00 am
Date_Incident
13002565 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 4-24-2013 at around 4:00 am, Daniel Gregory Williams, 36, was involved in a single vehicle rollover crash on Toledo Rd
west of Rowe St. He fled from the scene of the crash and was located walking on Goshen Ave. He was found to have cuts to
his face and hand. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .15 BrAC. He
was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: Toledo Rd west of Rowe St,Elkhart,IN
4/24/13 4:00 am
Date_Incident
13002569 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
BLOTTER:
ON APRIL 24, 2013 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHILD MOLEST REPORT TO THE
ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,EKHART,IN
4/24/13 9:28 am
Date_Incident
13002572 04/24/2013
Nature of Call:
BLOTTER:
ON APRIL 24, 2012 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: 30968 RIVERBEND CIRCLE,OSCEOLA,IN
4/24/13 9:24 am
Date_Incident
13002577 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 4/24/2013, at approximately 4:50 pm, Raymond D Rentfrow (62) reported a burglary at 51034 Dutch Settlement Dr.
Raymond Rentfrow stated jewelry and two handguns were stolen from the residence, sometime between 6:10 am and 4:23 pm
that day.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 51034 DUTCH SETTLEMENT DR,Bristol,IN
4/24/13 6:10 am
Date_Incident
13002579 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 04/24/2013, around 5:50pm Cletus H Bontrager, 46, of 54180 CR 37 reported that sometime between 04/22/2013 around
2pm and 04/24/013 around 5:50pm unknown subjects came onto his property and forced entry into his residence and removed
a television.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: 54180 CR 37,MIDDLEBURY,IN
4/24/13 5:50 pm
Date_Incident
13002582 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter:
On 4-24-2013 at approximately 7:23 pm, Cathy Mckenzie, 47, reported that her 15 year old daughter's wallet was stolen from
the Concord High School between 3:10 pm and 5:35 pm on 4-23-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY,Elkhart,IN
4/23/13 3:10 pm
Date_Incident
13002586 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 4/24/2013 at 10:01pm, Rodney Caudill, 41, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended-Prior after being stopped for
a traffic violation on Nappanee St at John Weaver Pkwy. Rodney Caudill was incarcerated at the Elkhart County jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: NAPPANEE ST//JOHN WEAVER PKWY,ELK
4/24/13 10:01 pm
Date_Incident
13002587 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 4-24-2013 at around 11:23 pm, Tina Marie Ortego, 47, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 13 at CR 18. She was
found to be impaired and failed a field sobriety test. She was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
She had a .07 BrAC on a certified breath test. She refused a drug test and Drug Recognition Evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 18 / CR 45,Elkhart,IN
4/24/13 10:43 pm
Date_Incident
13002587 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 4-24-2013 at around 11:23 pm, Tina Marie Ortego, 47, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 13 at CR 18. She was
found to be impaired and failed a field sobriety test. She was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
She had a .07 BrAC on a certified breath test. She refused a drug test and Drug Recognition Evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 18 / CR 45,Elkhart,IN
4/24/13 10:43 pm
Date_Incident
13002587 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 4-24-2013 at around 11:23 pm, Tina Marie Ortego, 47, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 13 at CR 18. She was
found to be impaired and failed a field sobriety test. She was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
She had a .07 BrAC on a certified breath test. She refused a drug test and Drug Recognition Evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 18 / CR 45,Elkhart,IN
4/24/13 10:43 pm
Date_Incident
13002590 04/25/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 4-25-2013 at around 2:11 am, Rollie A Port, 65, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 at Franklin St. He was found to
be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a certified chemical breath test with a .11 BrAC result. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: SR 19 / Franklin St,Elkhart,IN
4/25/13 2:11 am
Date_Incident
13002584 04/24/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 04-24-2013 at approximately 7:49 pm, Dennis Wright, 47 of Goshen, reported that his juvenile son, was acting violent and
belligerent; yelling at them and not listening.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 18234 CR 22,GOSHEN,IN
4/24/13 7:49 pm
Date_Incident
13002591 04/25/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 4/25/2013 at 3:51am, Ryan Hoff, 25, was found to be Operating While Intoxicated after being stopped for a traffic violation
on Bristol St west of Osolo Rd. Ryan Hoff failed field sobriety testing and was found to have certified chemical test with a .08
BrAC result. Ryan Hoff was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: Bristol St W Osolo Rd,Elkhart,IN
4/25/13 3:51 am
Date_Incident

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