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Elkhart County Police Blotter 07/25/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, July 25, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
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
13004576 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 07-23-13 at 9:08am, Ryan Gunn (33) reported theft from his vehicle at 1001 All Pro Dr between 4:30am and 8:30am on
07-23-13. The back window on his pickup was broke out to unlock the driver door, and his back pack was taken, containing
personal property.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 1001 ALL PRO DR,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 4:30 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
13004580 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 07/23/2013 at about 10:28, Roy Cypert, 42, reported he found an arrow stuck in the vinyl siding of his residence, 52846
Helen St. and another object struck his vehicle's windshield leaving a crack. Roy Cypert reported that the last time he saw his
home without damage was on 7/19/2013 about 12:00 pm and he first noticed the damage on 7/22/2013 at about 12:00 pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 52846 HELEN ST,BRISTOL,IN
7/19/13 12:01 pm
Date_Incident
13004599 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
BLOTTER
On 07/23/2013 at 2:00 p.m., Joanna Saal, 37, advised she was notified by mail that someone had attempted to use her name
and social seccurity number to open a credit card.
Letter from CHASE BANK USA attached.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 57754 Fall Creek DR,Goshen,IN
7/22/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004575 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Found Property
Blotter: On 7-23-13 around 9:20 am, an adult male, age 62 reported that he found misc. items in the yard of his residence in
Elkhart,In
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: REAVES, JASON,3A195
Incident Location: 56643 Old Orchard Lane,Elkhart,IN
7/23/13 9:30 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
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
13004592 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 7-23-2013 at 4:30 PM Steve Williams, 60, reported that on the same date between 7:00 AM and 4:15 PM a suspect broke a
window on his residence located at 57915 CR 1, took a shower, and stole a vanilla pudding cup.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 57915 CR 1,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 7:00 am
Date_Incident
13004582 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 07-23-2013 at about 11:15 am Kaylie Ping, 24, reported she was staying at 51909 CR 109 with a friend when a 25 year old
female entered the residence and battered her by striking her in the head with her hand.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 51909 CR 109,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13004581 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On 07-23-13 at 11:15am, Gail Groves (62) reported for Edward Bontrager (86) that the central air conditioner was stolen from
Edward Bontrager's house at 30210 Wren St between 9:00pm on 07-19-13 and 9:00am on 07-20-13. The power was manually
shut off outside the house, and the lines connecting the air conditioner to the house were cut.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 30210 WREN ST,ELKHART,IN
7/19/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004584 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 07-23-13 at 12:25pm, Jeremy Bunnell (33) of Granger Industrial Supply, 58300 SR 19, reported that on 06-10-13 between
7:30am and 5:00pm, 2 subjects received an air compressor from the store by issuing a check that was returned due to a closed
account, and the subjects had not responded to notification of the bad check from the business.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 58300 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
6/10/13 7:30 am
Date_Incident
13004591 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 7/23/2013 at 4:59PM Tina Greene, 49, reported that a jewelry box and her medication was stolen from her residence of
52079 Brookstream Cr Apt H between 10:30AM and 2:30PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 52079 Brookstream CT,Elkhart,IN
7/23/13 10:30 am
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. On 7-25-2013 at around 12:05 am, a 16 year old juvenile was
found to be in possession of the stolen motorcycle. The juvenile was arrested and incarcerated in Juvenile Detention for false
informing, illegal consumption and possession of a alcoholic beverage, and possession of stolen property. The motorcycle was
returned to the owner.
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
13004594 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
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. On 7-25-2013 at around 12:05 am, a 16 year old juvenile was
found to be in possession of the stolen motorcycle. The juvenile was arrested and incarcerated in Juvenile Detention for false
informing, illegal consumption and possession of a alcoholic beverage, and possession of stolen property. The motorcycle was
returned to the owner.
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
13004594 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: False Reporting/Informing
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. On 7-25-2013 at around 12:05 am, a 16 year old juvenile was
found to be in possession of the stolen motorcycle. The juvenile was arrested and incarcerated in Juvenile Detention for false
informing, illegal consumption and possession of a alcoholic beverage, and possession of stolen property. The motorcycle was
returned to the owner.
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
13004594 07/23/2013
Nature of Call: Recovery Stolen Property, Vehicles Etc.
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. On 7-25-2013 at around 12:05 am, a 16 year old juvenile was
found to be in possession of the stolen motorcycle. The juvenile was arrested and incarcerated in Juvenile Detention for false
informing, illegal consumption and possession of a alcoholic beverage, and possession of stolen property. The motorcycle was
returned to the owner.
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
13004596 07/24/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On 7/24/2013 at around 4:41 am, Elmer E Miller, 64, was riding his bicycle on the shoulder of US 20 at the intersection of CR
18. Lyle Otto, 20, was operating his 2003 Cadillac Escalade. Lyle Otto began to drift out of his westbound lane of travel and
onto the shoulder where his vehicle struck Elmer Miller from behind. Elmer Miller was pronounced dead at the scene. The
crash remains under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department and Elkhart County Fatal Alcohol Crash Team.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 20 at CR 18,Middlebury,IN
7/24/13 4:41 am
Date_Incident
13004611 07/25/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter:
On 7/25/2013 at 1:09am, an underage drinking party was reported at 58177 Lowell St, Elkhart. Luis Romero, 19, Darius
Mauricio, 19, and Alexander Portillo, 19, tested positive for consumption of alcoholic beverage. Sherman Fuller, 21, contributed
to the delinquency of a minor as a 16 year old male was found to have consumed alcoholic beverage that Sherman Fuller had
provided. The 16 year old was found to be in possession of a stolen motorcycle and he was incarcerated in Juvenile Detention.
The adults were all incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 58177 LOWELL ST,ELKHART,IN
7/25/13 12:08 am
Date_Incident
13004611 07/25/2013
Nature of Call: Contributing To Delinquency Of Minor
Blotter:
On 7/25/2013 at 1:09am, an underage drinking party was reported at 58177 Lowell St, Elkhart. Luis Romero, 19, Darius
Mauricio, 19, and Alexander Portillo, 19, tested positive for consumption of alcoholic beverage. Sherman Fuller, 21, contributed
to the delinquency of a minor as a 16 year old male was found to have consumed alcoholic beverage that Sherman Fuller had
provided. The 16 year old was found to be in possession of a stolen motorcycle and he was incarcerated in Juvenile Detention.
The adults were all incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 58177 LOWELL ST,ELKHART,IN
7/25/13 12:08 am
Date_Incident
13004612 07/25/2013
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Other Vehicles
Blotter
On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 2:52am, Raymond R Lindsley(45) of 52071 Brookstream Circle, reported sometime between
1:10am and 2:30am, his 2007 Zongshen motor scooter had been stolen from this residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 52071 BROOKSTREAM CIRCLE,ELKHART,
7/25/13 1:10 am
Date_Incident

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