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Elkhart County Police Blotter 06/19/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, June 19, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13003825 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 06/17/2013 at approximately 12:50 PM Kimberly Anderson, 43, reported that a suspect came to her residence at 23086
Fredrick Cir, and threw a clay flower pot through a window in the front of her residence. The incident occurred on 06/17/2013
between 12:40 PM and 12:45 PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 58444 NATHENA Lane,GOSHEN,IN
6/17/13 12:40 pm
Date_Incident
13003824 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On 06/17/2013 at around 1:00 am, a 35 year old woman reported domestic battery occurred at her residence, 53628 Stanford
Dr, Bristol. The incident occurred on 06/16/2013 at around 4:00 pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 53628 STANFORD DR,BRISTOL,IN
6/17/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003827 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter:
On June 17, 2013 around 2:11 pm, Danethia Gates, 22, 54152 Ash Rd, reported a 23 year old male living at her residence had
attempted to harm himself via an overdose on precription medication. The male was transported to Elkhart General Hospital for
treatment and evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 54152 ASH RD,Osceola,IN
6/17/13 10:30 am
Date_Incident
13003829 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On 06/17/2013 at around 3:00pm Elkhart County Sheriff's Department responded to a death investigation at 12444 County
Road 44. Officers arrived on scene discovered James Peterson, 55, deceased in an unattached garage on the property of
natural causes. The Elkhart County Coroner's Office along with the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department are investigating the
incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 12444 CR 44,MILLERSBURG,IN
6/17/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003828 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 06/17/2013 at around 2:30 pm Joel Lehman, 27, of 10779 CR 32 reported an unknown vehicle struck a telephone pole and
junction box at the intersection of County Road 43 and County Road 32 and left in an unknown direction. Joel Lehman reported
the incident occurred between 1:30 and 2:00 pm on 06/17/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: CR 43 / CR 32,MIDDLEBURY,IN
6/17/13 1:30 pm
Date_Incident
13003831 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Invasion Of Privacy
Blotter
On 6/17/2013, at approximately 3:51pm , James Young Jr, 47, 56865 CR 35, reported that on 6/14/2013, a suspect contacted
him by telephone in violation of a protection order.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 56865 CR 35,MIDDLEBURY,IN
6/14/13 6:41 am
Date_Incident
13003833 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter:
On 06/17/2013 at approximately 4:47 PM, Robert Chupp, 30, reported that on 06/15/2013 at approximately 10:30 PM, a known
suspect entered RC Recycling located at 67895 CR 23 and stole several items from inside the business and outside the
business. Jay Warstler, 49, also reported that on the same date at the same time, the same suspect stole aluminum steps from
the outside of Smokercraft located at 68143 Clunette.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 67895 CR 23,NEW PARIS,IN
6/15/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13003833 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 06/17/2013 at approximately 4:47 PM, Robert Chupp, 30, reported that on 06/15/2013 at approximately 10:30 PM, a known
suspect entered RC Recycling located at 67895 CR 23 and stole several items from inside the business and outside the
business. Jay Warstler, 49, also reported that on the same date at the same time, the same suspect stole aluminum steps from
the outside of Smokercraft located at 68143 Clunette.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 67895 CR 23,NEW PARIS,IN
6/15/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13003843 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Escape
Blotter:
On 06-18-2013 at about 11:15 am Elkhart County Probation Department violated a 15 year old male for probation violation at
56520 Shore. After being handcuffed the male resisted arrest, escaped custody, stole government property and committed
criminal mischief. He was later captured and transported to Elkhart Juvenile Detention Center on those charges.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 56520 SHORE AVE,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 11:24 am
Date_Incident
13003843 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter:
On 06-18-2013 at about 11:15 am Elkhart County Probation Department violated a 15 year old male for probation violation at
56520 Shore. After being handcuffed the male resisted arrest, escaped custody, stole government property and committed
criminal mischief. He was later captured and transported to Elkhart Juvenile Detention Center on those charges.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 56520 SHORE AVE,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 11:24 am
Date_Incident
13003843 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 06-18-2013 at about 11:15 am Elkhart County Probation Department violated a 15 year old male for probation violation at
56520 Shore. After being handcuffed the male resisted arrest, escaped custody, stole government property and committed
criminal mischief. He was later captured and transported to Elkhart Juvenile Detention Center on those charges.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 56520 SHORE AVE,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 11:24 am
Date_Incident
13003843 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter:
On 06-18-2013 at about 11:15 am Elkhart County Probation Department violated a 15 year old male for probation violation at
56520 Shore. After being handcuffed the male resisted arrest, escaped custody, stole government property and committed
criminal mischief. He was later captured and transported to Elkhart Juvenile Detention Center on those charges.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 56520 SHORE AVE,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 11:24 am
Date_Incident
13003847 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 6/18/2013, Eric L Crow of 28261 Larue St Elkhart, IN reported he GPS stolen from his vehicle while it was parked in his
driveway between 6/7/2013 and 6/10/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Smith, Jim,3a161
Incident Location: 28261 Larue ST,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003845 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On 06/18/2013 at approximately 1:30 PM, Keely Gilchrist, 22, was arrested at Walmart Supercenter, 30830 Old US 20, for Theft
(D Felony), following an investigation of an incident of shoplifting. Keely Gilchrist shoplifted a total of 14 DVD videos valued at
$363.44 on 06/18/2013 at approximately 11:20 AM. Keely Gilchrist was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, KEVIN,3A223
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 10:51 am
Date_Incident
13003835 06/17/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 6-18-2013 at approximately 7:41 PM Marsha Stepp, 50, reported a fedex package containing a beach bag and magazines
was stolen from the front door of her residence at 2801 Toledo Rd Apt. 1219. The incident occured approximately between
5-21-2013 at 2:29 PM and 6-15-2013 at approximately 2:30pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 2801 TOLEDO RD,46517,IN
5/21/13 2:29 pm
Date_Incident
13003853 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 6/18/2013, Julie Pietrzak of 315 E Crawford St Elkhart, IN reported her GPS stolen from his vehicle while it was parked a
driveway at 28202 Larue St Elkhart, IN between 6/7/2013 and 6/10/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Smith, Jim,3a161
Incident Location: 28261 Larue ST,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003852 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
Blotter
On 6/18/2013, at approximately 5:04pm, Anthony West, 40, 51451 SR 19, Elkhart, reported that around 1:00pm on 6/18/2013
he left his wallet at a Marathon gas station and shortly after a suspect made several transactions using his credit cards.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 51451 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003852 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny
BLOTTER
ON 12/22/2008 AT APPROXIMATLEY 9:30 AM ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT RECEIVED A CALL FROM
RICHARD SALVAGNI, 36 IN REFERENCE TO A VIOLATION OF PROTECTIVE ORDER HE PUT IN PLACE FOR HIS 16
YEAR OLD DAUGHTER.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 51451 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003852 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 6/18/2013, at approximately 5:04pm, Anthony West, 40, 51451 SR 19, Elkhart, reported that around 1:00pm on 6/18/2013
he left his wallet at a Marathon gas station and shortly after a suspect made several transactions using his credit cards.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 51451 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003852 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
BLOTTER
ON 12/22/2008 AT APPROXIMATLEY 9:30 AM ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT RECEIVED A CALL FROM
RICHARD SALVAGNI, 36 IN REFERENCE TO A VIOLATION OF PROTECTIVE ORDER HE PUT IN PLACE FOR HIS 16
YEAR OLD DAUGHTER.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 51451 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13003855 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On June 18, 2013 around 5:41 pm, Marlin Bontrager, 30, 702 S Hawthorne, reported sometime between 12:00 am and 4:00 am
on 06/18/2013, a suspect scratched the paint on his Mercury Mountainer.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 702 S HAWTHORNE ST,BRISTOL,IN
6/18/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13003857 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 5:47 pm Rodney Robertson, 27, was stopped at Lake City Bank on SR19 north of CR24. Rodney Robertson
was arrested for possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of heroin, and possession of
drug paraphernalia. Ashley Lovitt, 26, was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance (x3), possession of heroin,
and fraud.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 58404 ST RD 19,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 5:47 pm
Date_Incident
13003857 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 5:47 pm Rodney Robertson, 27, was stopped at Lake City Bank on SR19 north of CR24. Rodney Robertson
was arrested for possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of heroin, and possession of
drug paraphernalia. Ashley Lovitt, 26, was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance (x3), possession of heroin,
and fraud.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 58404 ST RD 19,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 5:47 pm
Date_Incident
13003857 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 5:47 pm Rodney Robertson, 27, was stopped at Lake City Bank on SR19 north of CR24. Rodney Robertson
was arrested for possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of heroin, and possession of
drug paraphernalia. Ashley Lovitt, 26, was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance (x3), possession of heroin,
and fraud.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 58404 ST RD 19,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 5:47 pm
Date_Incident
13003857 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 5:47 pm Rodney Robertson, 27, was stopped at Lake City Bank on SR19 north of CR24. Rodney Robertson
was arrested for possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of heroin, and possession of
drug paraphernalia. Ashley Lovitt, 26, was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance (x3), possession of heroin,
and fraud.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 58404 ST RD 19,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 5:47 pm
Date_Incident
13003857 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 5:47 pm Rodney Robertson, 27, was stopped at Lake City Bank on SR19 north of CR24. Rodney Robertson
was arrested for possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of heroin, and possession of
drug paraphernalia. Ashley Lovitt, 26, was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance (x3), possession of heroin,
and fraud.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 58404 ST RD 19,ELKHART,IN
6/18/13 5:47 pm
Date_Incident
13003860 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 6/18/2013 at 9:22Pm, April Thomas, 28, 65863 Barrens Dr, reported she was punched in the face multiple times, by her
live-in boyfriend, Walter Moore, 47, after a verbal argument. April Thomas suffered a swollen left eye and lacerations to her face
and leg. Walter Moore was arrested for domestic battery.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 65863 BARRENS DR,GOSHEN,IN
6/18/13 9:15 pm
Date_Incident
13003859 06/18/2013
Nature of Call: Habitual Traffic Offender
Blotter
On 6-18-2013 at approximately 9:00 PM Scott Turk, 37, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 4 east of Delta Court. Scott
Turk was found to be a Habitual Traffic Violator-life time suspension. Scott Turk was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: CR 4 East of CR 5,Elkhart,IN
6/18/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident

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