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Elkhart County Police Blotter 07/05/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, July 5, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13004170 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 7/3/2013 at 3:36am, Lacey High, 28, was stopped for moving violations in the area of CR 6 and CR 11. Lacey High was
found to be intoxicated, failing three part Standard Field Sobriety Testing, and having a certified BrAC of .18 at 4:46am. Lacey
High was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 6 WEST CR 11,ELKHART,IN
7/3/13 3:36 am
Date_Incident
13004174 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 7/3/2013 at 7:40 am Danae K. Nafziger, 24, was stopped, at CR 29 south of CR 146, for going 60 mph in a 45 mph zone.
Danae K. Nafziger was later arrested for possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: CR 29 South of CR 48,New Paris,IN
7/3/13 7:40 am
Date_Incident
13004174 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter
On 7/3/2013 at 7:40 am Danae K. Nafziger, 24, was stopped, at CR 29 south of CR 146, for going 60 mph in a 45 mph zone.
Danae K. Nafziger was later arrested for possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: CR 29 South of CR 48,New Paris,IN
7/3/13 7:40 am
Date_Incident
13004177 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 7/3/2013, at approximately 10:24 am, Ruben E Moreno Jr (48) reported a burglary at 56041 Outer Dr. The front door of the
residence was kicked in and a basement water line was cut, causing water damage to the basement floor. It was unknown if
anything was stolen from the residence. The burglary occurred sometime between 3:00 pm on 7/2/2013 and 10:00 am on
7/3/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 56041 OUTER DR,ELKHART,IN
7/2/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004177 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 7/3/2013, at approximately 10:24 am, Ruben E Moreno Jr (48) reported a burglary at 56041 Outer Dr. The front door of the
residence was kicked in and a basement water line was cut, causing water damage to the basement floor. It was unknown if
anything was stolen from the residence. The burglary occurred sometime between 3:00 pm on 7/2/2013 and 10:00 am on
7/3/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 56041 OUTER DR,ELKHART,IN
7/2/13 3:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004180 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 7-3-2013 Kevin Woolwine, 44, of 23699 Forestview reported that sometime between 10:30 PM on 6-29-2013 and 9:30 AM
on 6-30-2013 a suspect entered his residence through an unlocked door and stole several items, including a .22 caliber rifle and
a Playstation 3.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 23699 FORESTVIEW AVE,ELKHART,IN
6/29/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004182 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 7-3-2013 at around 6:10 PM Dannie Erwin, 48, reported that an unknown subject entered her vehicle by an unknown means
on 7-3-2013 between 3:15 PM and 6:00 PM at 24402 CR 45, and stole her purse which contained her drivers license, around
190.00 dollars in cash and misc other items.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 24402 CR 45,ELKHART,IN
7/3/13 3:15 pm
Date_Incident
13004184 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter
On 7-3-2013 at around 8:45 PM Geraldine Marsh, 88, of 58231 CR 13 reported that an unknown subject defruaded her out of
$1500.00 dollars on 7-3-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 58231 CR 13,ELKHART,IN
7/3/13 12:15 pm
Date_Incident
13004185 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 07/03/2013, around 10:48pm Jason M Kershner, 37, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 14 west of CR 17 and found to
be driving while suspended with a prior and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 14 west of CR 17,Elkhart,IN
7/3/13 10:48 pm
Date_Incident
13004187 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 07/04/2013, around 12:09am Leo N Stewart Jr, 43, was stopped for traffic violations on SR 19, near CR 4, and was found to
be intoxicated with a .17 BRAC around 1:08am and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: SR 19 near CR 4,Elkhart,IN
7/4/13 12:09 am
Date_Incident
13004186 07/03/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter
On 07-03-2013 at approximately 10:59 pm, Cletus Beechy,19 of Nappanee, and Leon Yoder, 20 of Bremen, were cited and
released to appear in court for Illegal Consumption of an Alcoholic beverage after being located drinking alcohol at the New
Paris Speedway at 16806 CR 46. Both subjects tested positive for the presence of alcohol on a Portable Breath Test .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 16806 CR 46,NEW PARIS,IN
7/3/13 10:59 pm
Date_Incident
13004188 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 9:59am, a 33 year old female who lives at 17410 SR4, threatened to commit suicide at her
residence. A doctor from Oaklawn suggested an action plan which she followed .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 17410 SR 4,GOSHEN,IN
7/4/13 9:59 am
Date_Incident
13004190 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On 07/04/2013 at about 10:22 am, Christine Pickler, 44 of 54281 SR 13 reported an adult male was making suicide threats and
fleeing the residence. Officers searched the home and surrounding farm fields and wooded areas but were unable to locate the
subject.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DERNAY, LARRY J,3R84
Incident Location: 54281 SR 13,MIDDLEBURY,IN
7/4/13 10:22 am
Date_Incident
13004191 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On 7/4/2013 at 12:39 pm, at 56788 Shore Ave, a death investigation was started by the Elkhart County Sheriffs Department .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUDDLESTON, MICHAEL T,3A275
Incident Location: 56788 SHORE AVE,ELKHART,IN
7/3/13 9:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004195 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 07-04-2013 around 11:04 P.M. Christopher C. Showalter 27 was stopped for a traffic violation in the area of CR 17 and CR
10. It was found Christopher Showalter was intoxicated failing a field sobriety test, and chemical breath test, testing .20 BRAC.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: CR 17 and CR 10,Elkhart,IN
7/4/13 11:04 pm
Date_Incident
13004196 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 7-4-2013 at approximately 11:57 pm, Horacio Hernandez Jr., 26, was stopped in the area of US Hwy 33 and Plymouth Ave
for traffic violations. He failed field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .10 at
12:52 am. He was also found to have never received a license with a prior conviction, and also had a driving status of
suspended-prior. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: US Hwy 33 // Plymouth Ave,Goshen,IN
7/4/13 11:57 pm
Date_Incident
13004196 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 7-4-2013 at approximately 11:57 pm, Horacio Hernandez Jr., 26, was stopped in the area of US Hwy 33 and Plymouth Ave
for traffic violations. He failed field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .10 at
12:52 am. He was also found to have never received a license with a prior conviction, and also had a driving status of
suspended-prior. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: US Hwy 33 // Plymouth Ave,Goshen,IN
7/4/13 11:57 pm
Date_Incident
13004196 07/04/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On 7-4-2013 at approximately 11:57 pm, Horacio Hernandez Jr., 26, was stopped in the area of US Hwy 33 and Plymouth Ave
for traffic violations. He failed field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .10 at
12:52 am. He was also found to have never received a license with a prior conviction, and also had a driving status of
suspended-prior. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: US Hwy 33 // Plymouth Ave,Goshen,IN
7/4/13 11:57 pm
Date_Incident
13004198 07/05/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 7-5-2013 at around 2:00 am, Steve Dontell Bates, 24, was stopped for a traffic violation on US 33 at US 20. He was found to
be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .19 BrAC result. He was incarcerated on a felony
charge due to a prior conviction within 5 years.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 / Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
7/5/13 2:00 am
Date_Incident
13004197 07/05/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 07-05-2013 around 1:06 A.M. Edward D. Thomas 23 was stopped in the are of Hivley and Benham for a traffic violation . It
was found Edward D. Thomas was intoxicated failing a field sobriety test, testing .09 BRAC around 1:40 A.M.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: Hivley East of Benham,Elkhart,IN
7/5/13 1:06 am
Date_Incident

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