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Elkhart County Police Blotter 07/24/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, July 24, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13004548 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 07/22/2013 at around 11:48 am Marion Hershberger, 73 of 4211 Lynn Dr reported that his camera and camera equipment
were stolen from his vehicle that was parked at 30343 Wolf Ave. The incident occurred between Friday July 19th at 9:00 pm
and Sunday July 21st at 9:00 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: 30343 WOLF AVE,ELKHART,IN
7/19/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13004552 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
BLOTTER:
ON JULY 22, 2013 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A MOLEST REPORT TO THE ELKHART
COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 54168 CR 5,ELKHART,IN
7/22/13 12:35 pm
Date_Incident
13004549 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Invasion Of Privacy
Blotter: On July 22nd, 2013, Lindsey Sears, age 22, reported to the sheriff department that a subject violated a protection order
that she has on file.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CARICH, MICHAEL,3A193
Incident Location: 20397 MERIDIAN CT,GOSHEN,IN
7/22/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13004551 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Bicycles
Blotter:
On 07/22/2013 at approximately 2:26 PM, Trenna Ritchie, 40, reported that on 07/22/2013 between 6:15 AM and 1:30 PM a
suspect stole a bicycle from her property located at 53586 CR 27 lot 21.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 53586 CR 27,Bristol,IN
7/22/13 6:15 am
Date_Incident
13004554 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 7-22-2013 at around 1:47 PM Jagdish Soni, 45, of 62797 Plainville reported that on 7-21-2013 at around 6:00 PM his
juvenile son was struck by a white van at the Elkhart County Fair Grounds located at 17746 CR 34.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 17746 CR 34,Goshen,IN
7/21/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004557 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On July 22, 2013 at approximately 3:42 pm, Renna Lynn Martin, 46, reported a theft at 54152 Ash Rd. A bag which contained a
handgun, and a pair of shoes was stolen from the vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 54152 ASH RD.,Osceola,IN
7/17/13 7:30 am
Date_Incident
13004555 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 7/22/2013, at approximately 2:58pm, John Goldsmith, 45, 54686 CR 19 Lot #207, Bristol, reported that sometime between
7/1/2013 and 7/22/2013, a tenant bypassed a Nipsco meter box and has been stealing electricity.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 54686 CR 9,BRISTOL,IN
7/1/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004564 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On July 22, 2013, at approximately 8:03pm, Theron Schlabach, 79, 1503 1 Kentfield Way and Dorvin Schlabach, 82, 1550
Sycamore Ct., reported that they had found there brother, John Richard Schlabach, 83, dead in his home, 59953 CR 117.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 59953 CR 117,GOSHEN,IN
7/17/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004563 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 07/22/2013 at approximately 7:21 PM, Douglas Ganger, 58, reported that on 07/22/2013 at approximately 3:30 PM three
juvenile males battered another juvenile male at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. One of the juvenile males
continued to fight with staff and upon police arrival continued to act disorderly . Charges are pending juvenile court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHE N,IN
7/22/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004563 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter
On 07/22/2013 at approximately 7:21 PM, Douglas Ganger, 58, reported that on 07/22/2013 at approximately 3:30 PM three
juvenile males battered another juvenile male at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. One of the juvenile males
continued to fight with staff and upon police arrival continued to act disorderly . Charges are pending juvenile court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHE N,IN
7/22/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004563 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Disorderly Conduct
Blotter
On 07/22/2013 at approximately 7:21 PM, Douglas Ganger, 58, reported that on 07/22/2013 at approximately 3:30 PM three
juvenile males battered another juvenile male at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. One of the juvenile males
continued to fight with staff and upon police arrival continued to act disorderly . Charges are pending juvenile court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHE N,IN
7/22/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004563 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 07/22/2013 at approximately 7:21 PM, Douglas Ganger, 58, reported that on 07/22/2013 at approximately 3:30 PM three
juvenile males battered another juvenile male at Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15. One of the juvenile males
continued to fight with staff and upon police arrival continued to act disorderly . Charges are pending juvenile court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,GOSHE N,IN
7/22/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004565 07/22/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter
On 07/22/2013 at around 8:52pm a vehicle was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 south of CR 24. Two juveniles were
found to have illegally consumed alcohol and were released to their guardians. Kahri Berning, 19, was cited with a promise to
appear for illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: SR 19/ CR 24,ELKHART,IN
7/22/13 8:52 pm
Date_Incident
13004567 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On 7/23/2013 at 3:34am, Anthony Cicatko, 41, 18071 CR 22, reported that 40 bundles of shingles were stolen from his front
yard between 7/22/2013 at 9:45pm and 7/23/2013 at 3:30am. Anthony Cicatko identified no suspects at the time of the report.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 18071 CR 22,GOSHEN,IN
7/22/13 9:45 pm
Date_Incident
13004568 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
blotter:
On 07-23-2013 at 5:00am Wendell Powers, 32 was stopped for an equipment violation on SR 19 north of US 20. Wendell
Powers was found to be in possession of marijuana and parafernalia as well as driving while license suspended, prior. Wendell
Powers was cited and released.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BADER, DONALD J,3A264
Incident Location: SR 19 // US 20,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 5:00 am
Date_Incident
13004568 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
blotter:
On 07-23-2013 at 5:00am Wendell Powers, 32 was stopped for an equipment violation on SR 19 north of US 20. Wendell
Powers was found to be in possession of marijuana and parafernalia as well as driving while license suspended, prior. Wendell
Powers was cited and released.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BADER, DONALD J,3A264
Incident Location: SR 19 // US 20,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 5:00 am
Date_Incident
13004568 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
blotter:
On 07-23-2013 at 5:00am Wendell Powers, 32 was stopped for an equipment violation on SR 19 north of US 20. Wendell
Powers was found to be in possession of marijuana and parafernalia as well as driving while license suspended, prior. Wendell
Powers was cited and released.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BADER, DONALD J,3A264
Incident Location: SR 19 // US 20,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 5:00 am
Date_Incident
13004571 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter:
On 7-23-13 around 7 am, A representative for Basehor Childrens Home age 58, reported that a 17 year old Caucasian male left
the grounds of Basehor Childrens Home located at 62226 Cr 15 without permission.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: REAVES, JASON,3A195
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
7/23/13 7:45 am
Date_Incident
13004578 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 07/23/2013 at 11:10 a.m., Susan Gratton, 54, advised on 07/21/2013 between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m., inknown suspect(s)
damaged a yellow blooming schrub, located in her yard at 54152 Ash Rd.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 54152 ASH ~ LOT 196 RD,OSCEOLA,IN
7/21/13 7:30 am
Date_Incident
13004579 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
BLOTTER
On 07/23/2013 at 11:38 a.m., Dimitrios Vasiliades, 65, advised on 07/19/2013 at 3:30 p.m., unknown suspect(s) removed metal
poles and I-beams from property under demolition, located at 25408 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 25408 CR 26,ELKHART,IN
7/19/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004590 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 7/23/2013, at approximately 4:54pm, Melissa Renner, 25, 15121 CR 44, Goshen, reported that a suspect has been using
her banking information since 12/3/2012 to make 13 unauthorized transactions.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 15121 CR 44,GOSHEN,IN
12/3/12 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004580 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 07/23/2013, Roy Cypert, 42, reported that an arrow had struck his residence, 52846 Helen St. and another object struck his
vehicle's windshield leaving a crack.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 52846 HELEN ST,BRISTOL,IN
7/20/13 12:01 am
Date_Incident
13004589 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 7-23-2013 at approximately 4:18 PM Sandra Baylor, 68, reported a burglary at her residence of 27081 CR 6. The incident
occured approximately between 12:00 PM on 7-21-2013 and 4:20 PM 7-23-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 27081 CR 6,ELKHART,IN
7/21/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004593 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Autos
Blotter:
On 7-23-2013 at approximately 6:30 PM Gary Moore, 56, reported his black and brown Sym Fiddle 2 scooter stolen from his
residence of 51515 CR 5. The incident occured approximately between 6:15PM and 6:30 PM on 7-23-2013
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KUNTU, KWAU A,3A269
Incident Location: 51515 CR 5,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 6:15 pm
Date_Incident
13004594 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Other Vehicles
Blotter
On 7-23-2013 at around 10:33 pm, Dinell S Marker, 46, reported her 2009 maroon ETON Beemer 150 CC motorcycle was
stolen from her residence sometime between 7/22 at 7:00 pm to 7/23/2013 at 9:00 pm. She reported the motorcycle was
covered with a tarp and was chained up near her residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 58554 CR 1 S,ELKHART,IN
7/22/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident

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