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Goshen Police Blotter 05/15/13

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Goshen Police Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, May 15, 2013
13GOS02405 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - FIGHT
Blotter: A report was filed regarding a fight ten days ago the 700 block South 3rd Street. There were no injuries.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FULLER, THOMAS A,9124
Incident Location: 701 S 3RD ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02407 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Blotter: Johua Keck 29 years age,Goshen, reported to Goshen Police that the passenger side of his vehicle was damage by a
sharp object while parked at his place of employment during the night. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, MARK A.,0982
Incident Location: 1808 N RELIANCE RD,GOSHEN,IN
5/13/13 3:45 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02409 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - FOUND NARCOTICS
Blotter: Frisleme Languerre, 41 years of age, Goshen, reported that an ex-employee left narcotics in a semi truck owned by FLJ
Transports, Goshen. An officers report was taken, and the narcotics were taken to the Goshen Police Dept to be destroyed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, TYLER,9156
Incident Location: 2247 CARAGANA CT,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 9:40 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02410 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: BURGLARY: FORCED ENTRY
Blotter: A Goshen resident reported being woke up and finding an unknown person in his residence . The victim chased the
accused out of his residence, and called police. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OWENS, JOSH,9152
Incident Location: 1508 JAMES PL,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 10:50 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02414 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: BATTERY
Blotter: Two juvenile females were arrested at the Goshen Middle School for Battery /Disorderly Conduct-fighting. One of the
juvenile females was released to her parent on a promise to appear and the other female was placed into the Elkhart County
Juvenile Detention Center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STEELE, BENJAMIN T,9143
Incident Location: 1216 S INDIANA AVE,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 10:40 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02414 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: Disorderly Conduct
Blotter: Two juvenile females were arrested at the Goshen Middle School for Battery /Disorderly Conduct-fighting. One of the
juvenile females was released to her parent on a promise to appear and the other female was placed into the Elkhart County
Juvenile Detention Center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STEELE, BENJAMIN T,9143
Incident Location: 1216 S INDIANA AVE,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 10:40 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02411 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT
Blotter: Alma Gomez, 47 years of age, 301 Roxbury Park Goshen, was arrested on a charge of theft and a Elkhart County
Warrant of false informing following a shoplifting incident at the Goshen Meijer store , 4522 Elkhart Rd. Gomez was placed in the
Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, MARK A.,0982
Incident Location: 4522 ELKHART RD,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 11:02 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02412 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - DOMESTIC SITUATION
Blotter: Molly Keller, 33 years of age, Goshen, reported a possibly threatening Facebook post . The post could not be found. A
report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: YODER, MATTHEW E.,9142
Incident Location: 519 S SILVERWOOD LN,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 11:19 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02417 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - PHONE SCAM
Blotter: Linda Barham, 56 years old, Goshen, reported an unknown suspect attempted to trick her into paying $299.00 through a
phone scam. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: YODER, MATTHEW E.,9142
Incident Location: 305 E KERCHER RD,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 8:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02418 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Motor Vehicle Parts Or Accessories
Blotter; Rich Hochstetler 51yoa, Goshen, reported the theft of a stereo from a 2004 red Honda Accord that was setting in his
parking area of his business Indiana Paint & Collision 411 E Lincoln Ave. No suspects at this time and a report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 411 E LINCOLN AVE,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 2:56 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02416 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT// RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY
Blotter: Tim Cunningham, 24yoa, Office administrator for Duro Recycling Inc. Elkhart called to report the theft of a flat bed trailor
that has been missing since 2/4/2013 from the Kenro plant 2423 Messick Dr. in Goshen. He reported that both He and
employees of Kenroe have tried to locate the trailer without success so a theft report needed to be filed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, MARK A.,0982
Incident Location: 2423 MESSICK DR,GOSHEN,IN
2/4/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02424 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
Blotter: Brett King, 18yo, 18380 Dennis Dr. Goshen, IN was arrested and released with a court date for possession of
paraphernalia after being stopped for a traffic violation near the intersection of Clinton St . and Constitution Dr..
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OWENS, JOSH,9152
Incident Location: CLINTON / CONSTITUTION,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 5:38 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02426 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT // RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY
Blotter: A juvenile male was arrested for theft at Martins Supermarket, 1527 Bashor Rd, Goshen after he had taken a .66 cent
candybar without paying. The juvenile was released to his parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HAVENS, JOSHUA M.,9145
Incident Location: 1527 BASHOR RD,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 6:07 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02425 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: DISTURBUNG THE PEACE-LOUD ANIMAL
Blotter: Jonathan Zakutansky, 34, Goshen, was issued a Goshen Police Department Animal Warning for allowing his two dogs to
bark excessively while outside at his residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MAGGERT, KIRK M,9110
Incident Location: 705 S 8TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 5:51 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02428 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: BATTERY
Blotter: Billy Miller, 24, Middlebury, reported that on May 5th 2013 he was battered by another male at a residence within the city
limits of Goshen.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MAGGERT, KIRK M,9110
Incident Location: 701 S 3RD ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/5/13 8:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02427 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: HARASSMENT
Blotter; Kasey Pelton 30yoa, Elkhart, reported his ex-girlfriend has been sending harassing text messages while he was working
at MC Sports, Elkhart Rd. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 4024 ELKHART RD,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 6:39 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02429 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT // RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY
Blotter: A student at Goshen High School called police to report a Theft from their locker at 401 E Madison St. A report was taken
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POWELL, TARA R,9140
Incident Location: 401 E MADISON ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 8:13 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02431 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: FELONY OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
Blotter: Johhny Hurley, 42 Yoa, 18752 CR20, Goshen, Johnny was stopped in the 100 Blk S 8Th St, Goshen for failing to signal
lane change. During the stop it was found that Johnny was operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a prior conviction
within the last 5 years. Johnny had a BRAC of .13% and was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 100 BLK S 8TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 8:15 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02434 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: Public Intoxication
Blotter: Matthew Vanata, 28 yoa of 401 E. Jefferson St, Goshen was arrested for public intoxication, with a B.R.A.C. of .39.4 and
resisting arrest. Mr. Vanata was incarcerated into the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HAVENS, JOSHUA M.,9145
Incident Location: 401 E JEFFERSON ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 10:18 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02434 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: RESISTING LAW ENFORCEMENT
Blotter: Matthew Vanata, 28 yoa of 401 E. Jefferson St, Goshen was arrested for public intoxication, with a B.R.A.C. of .39.4 and
resisting arrest. Mr. Vanata was incarcerated into the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HAVENS, JOSHUA M.,9145
Incident Location: 401 E JEFFERSON ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 10:18 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02435 05/15/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT/ INTOXICATED SUBJECT
Blotter; Police were called to 827 Lincolnway East, Goshen,(Double D's), reference a male that was intoxicated and possibly had
some medical issues. Police found the subject extremely intoxicated sitting in a van. Goshen medics arrived on scene and
transported him to IU Health Center for treatment. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 827 LWE,GOSHEN,IN
5/15/13 2:24 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02433 05/14/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - WELFARE CHECK
Blotter: Ashley RM Ruiz, 1218 E Jackson St, Goshen, requests a welfare check on her husband who left the residence after
reportedly taking an unknown amount of medication. Ms Ruiz was concerned for his welfare and notified police. I drove by a
couple hours later and saw that the subject returned to the residence and made contact to check his welfare. The subject was
fine and this report was completed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PENA, DAVID J,9112
Incident Location: 1218 E JACKSON ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/14/13 11:07 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02436 05/15/2013
Nature of Call: PUBLIC INTOXICATION
Blotter; Roger McCormick, 47 years of age, of 1836 College Manor Drive was arrested at IU Health Goshen Hospital for public
intoxication providing a breath sample of 0.18% BRAC. Roger McCormick was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, BRANDON,9157
Incident Location: 200 W HIGH PARK AVE,GOSHEN,IN
5/15/13 4:33 am
Date_Incident

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