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Goshen Police Blotter 05/17/13

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Goshen Police Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, May 17, 2013
13GOS02461 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - DOMESTIC ARGUMENT
Blotter: Officers were called to 287 Brookside regarding a domestic argument. It was found no crime had been committed,
however Charles Johnson, 53 years old, who lives at this address and was involved in the argument had a valid warrant through
Elkhart City Court. Johnson was arrested and turned over to the Elkhart Police Department.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHROCK, JEFFREY A.,0989
Incident Location: 61108 CR17,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 6:37 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02462 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: RESIDENTIAL ENTRY - ATTEMPTED
Blotter: Heather Peterson, 39 years old, reported someone trying to open the locked front door of her apartment. A suspect was
located and identified but denied being in the apartment building. A case report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: YODER, MATTHEW E.,9142
Incident Location: 1709 WEST PLAINS DR,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 7:10 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02465 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: RUNAWAYS (PERSONS UNDER 18)
Blotter: A Goshen resident, reported her juvenile son as a runaway. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHROCK, JEFFREY A.,0989
Incident Location: 1008 E DOUGLAS ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/15/13 3:40 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02469 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: HARASSMENT
Blotter: Schuyler Ray, 25 yoa, Goshen, reported being harassed by a known individual. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHROCK, JEFFREY A.,0989
Incident Location: 821 S 8TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
3/1/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02470 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Blotter: Shirley M, Baird, 56, Goshen reported damage to her mailbox. a report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, G. STUART,0987
Incident Location: 1104 S 12TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02471 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: FORGERY/COUNTERFEITING
Blotter: Kenneth Wallace, 51 yoa, from Park Ridge Illinois, reported a forgery/counterfeiting of a personal check here in Goshen.
A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHROCK, JEFFREY A.,0989
Incident Location: 3802 MIDWAY RD,GOSHEN,IN
4/29/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02467 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - SUSPICIOUS CALL
Blotter: Geneva Finley, 70 yoa, of Goshen, reported receiving a suspicious call from a person not known to her. The person
advised Geneva of a financial dilemna and asked Geneva to pray for them. Geneva believes this could be a possible scam in an
attempt to trick her out of some money.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEITH A.,0993
Incident Location: 242 ROXBURY PK,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02468 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT/PHONE SCAM
Blotter: Ira Hartman, 91 years old, reported someone claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House attempted to scam money
from him. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: YODER, MATTHEW E.,9142
Incident Location: 1560 SYCAMORE CT,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS02475 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - UNWANTED CONTACT
Blotter: Alayna Bontreger, 28 YOF, called police in reference to a male subject continuing to contact her after she has asked him
several times to quit. Police spoke with Alayna and tried to make contact with the accused . A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CLERE, MARK D,9160
Incident Location: 628 PRINGLE DR,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 6:15 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02473 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter: Jacqueline Lakey, 54 yoa, of Goshen, reported several fraudulent charges on her Visa credit card . A case report was
taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEITH A.,0993
Incident Location: 522 S 3RD ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/13/13 5:46 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02474 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - DOG BITE
Blotter: Randell Purtell, 20 YOA, Goshen, reported being bit by a pitbull while visiting friends at 204 N 8th St. The owners of the
pitbull were contacted and ordered to keep the dog tied for 30 days. A case was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHULTZ, MATT,9153
Incident Location: 204 N 8TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 5:16 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02477 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE
Blotter: Robert Lung Jr, 1625 Stevens Ave., Elkhart, 38 YOA, was arrested in the 400 blk of N 5th St for possession of
Methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia. Lung was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCCLOUGHEN, NICK,9149
Incident Location: 400 N BLK 5TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 11:37 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02477 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
Blotter: Robert Lung Jr, 1625 Stevens Ave., Elkhart, 38 YOA, was arrested in the 400 blk of N 5th St for possession of
Methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia. Lung was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCCLOUGHEN, NICK,9149
Incident Location: 400 N BLK 5TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 11:37 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02472 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: BATTERY
Blotter: Heidi Zehr, Goshen 21 YOA, reported being battered by a juvenile while working at Oaklawn. Heidi was given a battery
referral form and a case was completed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCCLOUGHEN, NICK,9149
Incident Location: 330 LAKEVIEW DR,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 3:32 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02476 05/16/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT/ WELFARE CHECK
Blotter: Officers and Paramedics were dispatched to 305 N 2nd St in reference to a welfare check. The subject was transported
to Goshen General Hospital for evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCCLOUGHEN, NICK,9149
Incident Location: 305 N 2ND ST,GOSHEN,IN
5/16/13 10:42 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS02479 05/17/2013
Nature of Call: LEAVING THE SCENE OF A PD ACCIDENT
Blotter ; Nathan Hall 38yo, reported his Chevrolet Impala damaged when an unknown vehicle struck it during the nighttime hours.
Suspect is not known.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: ADAMS, RYAN A,9125
Incident Location: 168 BROOKSIDE MNR,GOSHEN,IN
5/17/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident

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