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Elkhart County Police Blotter 07/29/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Monday, July 29, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13004632 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 07/26/2013, at approximately 08:33AM, Troy Nichols (27) reported that sometime between 07/23/2013 at approximately
08:30PM and 07/25/2013 at approximately 06:00PM, his home, located at 22347 CR 45, was broken in to and items were
removed from the residence. A basement window was broken in order to gain access to the residence and various items were
removed from inside.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 22347 CR 45,GOSHEN,IN
7/23/13 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004634 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter : On 7-26-13 an information report was taken at 26861 CR 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: REAVES, JASON,3A195
Incident Location: CR 40 E CR 33,Millersburg,IN
7/26/13 9:00 am
Date_Incident
13004639 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
BLOTTER
On 07/26/2013 at 1:30 p.m., Katie M Stutzman, 17, advised between 07/24/2013 at 12:01 a.m., and 07/25/2013 at 7:01 a.m.,
unknown suspect(s) broke into the trunk of her 2004, Pontiac Sunbird, located at 53651 Spring Mill Dr., and removed several
items.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 53651 SPRING MILL DR,ELKHART,IN
7/24/13 12:01 am
Date_Incident
13004641 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Bicycles
BLOTTER
On 07/26/2013 at 2:15 p.m. Karen Leiter-Portillo, 43, advised on 07/25/2013 between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., unknown
suspect(s) removed two bicycles, located at 56737 Raider Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 56737 RAIDER DR,ELKHART,IN
7/25/13 12:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004644 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: False Reporting/Informing
Blotter:
On 7-26-2013 at 3:39 PM Shannon Manley, 33, was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for driving while suspended prior
and false informing after a traffic stop was initiated in the area of SR 19 and Quail Ridge Dr for driving left of center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: SR 19/Quail Ridge,Elkhart,IN
7/26/13 3:39 pm
Date_Incident
13004644 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 7-26-2013 at 3:39 PM Shannon Manley, 33, was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for driving while suspended prior
and false informing after a traffic stop was initiated in the area of SR 19 and Quail Ridge Dr for driving left of center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: SR 19/Quail Ridge,Elkhart,IN
7/26/13 3:39 pm
Date_Incident
13004647 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 7/26/2013, at approximately 4:34pm, Elkhart County Sheriff Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident at the
intersection of CR 28 and CR 13. The accident is under further investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: CR 13//CR 28,Goshen,IN
7/26/13 4:35 pm
Date_Incident
13004650 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter:
On 07/26/2013 at approximately 9:01 PM, Sheriff Deputies responded to a suicide attempt at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds
located at 17746 CR 34. Anita Slabaugh, 18, was found to have intentionally overdosed on pain medication and was
transported to IU Health Goshen for medical treatment. A 24 hour emergency detention was completed for further
psychological evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 17746 CR 34,Goshen,IN
7/26/13 9:01 pm
Date_Incident
13004652 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 07/26/2013 around 9:00pm Walter Moore, 47, struck his girlfriend April Thomas, 28, with his hand causing injury to her face
at 65683 Barrens Dr. Walter Moore was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for domestic battery.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: 65683 BARRENS DR,GOSHEN,IN
7/26/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004653 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter:
On 7-26-2013 at approximately 11:41 pm, Holly Jo Ann Hernandez, 28, reported a suspect entered her residence by unknown
means and removed two handguns. She reported this incident occurred at her residence at 37 Maple St. between 4:30 am and
11:15 pm on 7-26-2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNEAD, NICHOLAS M,3A279
Incident Location: 37 MAPLE ST,BRISTOL,IN
7/26/13 4:30 am
Date_Incident
13004649 07/26/2013
Nature of Call: Theft Of Motor Vehicle Parts Or Accessories
Blotter:
On 7-26-2013 at 5:40 PM Master GL Ward, 44, reported that between 7-23-2013 11:00 AM and 7-25-2013 4:30 PM a suspect
stole a car battery from his vehicle located at 54158 Wilson St.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 54158 WILSON ST.,ELKHART,IN
7/23/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13004657 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 7-27-2013 at approximately 3:07 am, Justin Abdool, 26, was stopped in the area of CR 26 and CR 9 for traffic violations. He
failed field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test, which showed him to have a BrAC of .13 at 03:52 am. He was
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNEAD, NICHOLAS M,3A279
Incident Location: CR 9 north of CR 26,Elkhart,IN
7/27/13 3:07 am
Date_Incident
13004655 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 7/27/2013 at about 2:14am, Chris Dygert, 51, was stopped for moving violations in the area of Brookwood Dr and Bristol St.
Chris Dygert was found to be intoxicated, failing three part Field Sobriety Test, and having a certified BrAC of .08 at 2:44am.
Chris Dygert was also found to be in the possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Chris Dygert was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: BROOKWOOD DR N BRISTOL ST,ELKHAR
7/27/13 2:14 am
Date_Incident
13004655 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 7/27/2013 at about 2:14am, Chris Dygert, 51, was stopped for moving violations in the area of Brookwood Dr and Bristol St.
Chris Dygert was found to be intoxicated, failing three part Field Sobriety Test, and having a certified BrAC of .08 at 2:44am.
Chris Dygert was also found to be in the possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Chris Dygert was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: BROOKWOOD DR N BRISTOL ST,ELKHAR
7/27/13 2:14 am
Date_Incident
13004655 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter:
On 7/27/2013 at about 2:14am, Chris Dygert, 51, was stopped for moving violations in the area of Brookwood Dr and Bristol St.
Chris Dygert was found to be intoxicated, failing three part Field Sobriety Test, and having a certified BrAC of .08 at 2:44am.
Chris Dygert was also found to be in the possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Chris Dygert was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: BROOKWOOD DR N BRISTOL ST,ELKHAR
7/27/13 2:14 am
Date_Incident
13004658 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 5:09am Daven Barnett (20) was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 17 south of SR 120.
Daven Barnett was found to have illegally consumed an alcoholic beverage and operated a vehicle while intoxicated with a BrAC
of .09% at approximately 5:50am. Daven Barnett was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,BRISTOL,IN
7/27/13 5:09 am
Date_Incident
13004658 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter:
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 5:09am Daven Barnett (20) was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 17 south of SR 120.
Daven Barnett was found to have illegally consumed an alcoholic beverage and operated a vehicle while intoxicated with a BrAC
of .09% at approximately 5:50am. Daven Barnett was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,BRISTOL,IN
7/27/13 5:09 am
Date_Incident
13004658 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter:
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 5:09am Daven Barnett (20) was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 17 south of SR 120.
Daven Barnett was found to have illegally consumed an alcoholic beverage and operated a vehicle while intoxicated with a BrAC
of .09% at approximately 5:50am. Daven Barnett was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,BRISTOL,IN
7/27/13 5:09 am
Date_Incident
13004659 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 7/27/2013, at approximately 6:16 am, Daniel A Tack (32) reported a theft at 56800 Coppergate Dr. Daniel Tack stated two
bicycles were stolen from the driveway, sometime between 2:30 am and 5:30 am that morning.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 56800 COPPERGATE DR,ELKHART,IN
7/27/13 2:30 am
Date_Incident
13004665 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter:
On 07/27/2013, Guadalupe Irma (40) reported that her residence, 27 Maple St. Bristol, was entered through an unlocked door
and various items were taken from the residence. Guadalupe Irma believed that the items were taken between 07/26/2013 at
04:00PM and 07/26/2013 at 08:30PM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 27 MAPLE ST,BRISTOL,IN
7/26/13 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004667 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On 7/27/2013, at approximately 1:34pm, Melissa Woods, 39, 28489 CR 6, Elkhart, reported that her 14 year old son was being
incorrigible and left home against her wishes on 7/26/2013, at approximately 11:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 28489 CR 6 ELKHART,ELKHART,IN
7/26/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13004667 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 7/27/2013, at approximately 1:34pm, Melissa Woods, 39, 28489 CR 6, Elkhart, reported that her 14 year old son was being
incorrigible and left home against her wishes on 7/26/2013, at approximately 11:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 28489 CR 6 ELKHART,ELKHART,IN
7/26/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13004668 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On July 27, 2013 around 2:16 pm, Charles Huddlestun, 57, 23127 Heaton Vista Blvd, reported being threatened by a subject he
was evicting from his residence. He also reported being scratched by the same subject.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 23127 Heaton Vista,Elkhart,IN
7/27/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004668 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Domestic Violence
Blotter:
On July 27, 2013 around 2:16 pm, Charles Huddlestun, 57, 23127 Heaton Vista Blvd, reported being threatened by a subject he
was evicting from his residence. He also reported being scratched by the same subject.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: 23127 Heaton Vista,Elkhart,IN
7/27/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004671 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 7-27-2013 at 6:30 PM Demiris Williams, 30, was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail after he was found to be in
possession of marijuana and paraphernalia after a traffic stop for speeding on US 6 west of CR 19.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: US 6/CR 19,New Paris,IN
7/27/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004671 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Possession Of Paraphernlia
Blotter:
On 7-27-2013 at 6:30 PM Demiris Williams, 30, was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail after he was found to be in
possession of marijuana and paraphernalia after a traffic stop for speeding on US 6 west of CR 19.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: US 6/CR 19,New Paris,IN
7/27/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004670 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 6:29 PM, Timothy C Jordan, 52, as found to be intoxicated after after he crashed his vehicle at
61006 CR 21. Timothy Jordan failed field sobriety tests and refused to submit to a certified chemical test. Timothy Jordan was
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 61006 CR 21,GOSHEN,IN
7/27/13 6:29 pm
Date_Incident
13004656 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 2:21am Frederick Rushford (51) reported that he was battered by being kicked in the side and
punched in the face by a subject while at the residence of 57599 Hawthorne. Frederich Rushford also advised that the subject
confined him in the residence against his will for 2 hours.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 57599 HAWTHORNE,ELKHART,IN
7/27/13 2:21 am
Date_Incident
13004656 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Confinement
Blotter
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 2:21am Frederick Rushford (51) reported that he was battered by being kicked in the side and
punched in the face by a subject while at the residence of 57599 Hawthorne. Frederich Rushford also advised that the subject
confined him in the residence against his will for 2 hours.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 57599 HAWTHORNE,ELKHART,IN
7/27/13 2:21 am
Date_Incident
13004676 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 07/28/2013 at approximately 12:39am Justin Sharp (25) was the passenger of a vehicle that was stopped on US 33 west of
CR 15 for a traffic violation. Justin Sharp was found to have a valid Elkhart County warrant and also found to be in possession of
marijuana. Justin Sharp was incarcerated at the Elkhart County jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: US 33 WEST OF CR 15,ELKHART,IN
7/28/13 12:39 am
Date_Incident
13004679 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On 7/28/2013, at approximately 8:52 am, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department conducted a death investigation at 18837 E
6th St. Harold Lloyd Lantz (82) was found deceased inside the residence at approximately 8:15 am that morning. The Elkhart
County Coroner's Office was notified of the investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 18837 E 6TH ST,NEW PARIS,IN
7/27/13 9:30 pm
Date_Incident
13004680 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter:
On 07-28-13 at around 8:26, I went to the area of 16500 block of SR 120 for the report of loud vehicles in the area, a vehicle
was stopped in the area and 3 adults and 3 juveniles were found to have consumed alcoholic beverages under the age 21. The
adults were cited and released at the scene, the juveniles were later released to the custody of their parents.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MATTESON, RICHARD,3A210
Incident Location: US 20 West CR 35,Middlebury,IN
7/28/13 9:09 am
Date_Incident
13004673 07/27/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 07/27/2013 at approximately 10:26pm Steaven Wiltse (20) reported that a sivler Chevrolet Silverado pick up truck crashed
into him causing minor injury while he was riding his bicycle on SR 15 north of CR 126. The Chevrolet Silverado left the scene
northbound on SR 15 prior to police arrival.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: SR 15 NORTH OF CR 126,GOSHEN,IN
7/27/13 10:26 pm
Date_Incident
13004684 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 7/28/2013, at approximately 2:06pm, Bruno Cataldo, 59, 28046 CR 16, Elkhart, reported that between 12:30am and 2:00pm
on 7/28/2013, a suspect broke into a vending machine located outside Bruno's Pizza and stole money from inside the machine.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 28046 CR 16,Elkhart,IN
7/28/13 12:30 am
Date_Incident
13004684 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 7/28/2013, at approximately 2:06pm, Bruno Cataldo, 59, 28046 CR 16, Elkhart, reported that between 12:30am and 2:00pm
on 7/28/2013, a suspect broke into a vending machine located outside Bruno's Pizza and stole money from inside the machine.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 28046 CR 16,Elkhart,IN
7/28/13 12:30 am
Date_Incident
13004688 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 7/28/2013 at approximately 4:16pm Kary Myers(75) of 19996 CR 146, New Paris, reported force entry to his barn occurring
sometime between 2:00pm 7/20/2013 and 4:16pm 7/28/2013. Kary Myers advised toolboxes and tools were stolen in the
burglary.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 19996 CR 146,NEW PARIS,IN
7/20/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13004691 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 7/28/2013 Bo Ritchie, 21 was arrested at Walmart at 30830 Old US 20 for theft. Bo Ritchie stole about $50 in watches from
the store and the items were later recovered and returned to the store.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,Elkhart,IN
7/28/13 5:50 pm
Date_Incident
13004692 07/28/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter
On 7/28/2013 at approximately 4:00pm Monica Coleman(46) of 440 Hurricana Branch, Belfry, KY, reported a juvenile who lives
in Goshen as a possible child in need of services. The Department of Child Services is currently investigating.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 18074 VISTA VIEW DR,GOSHEN,IN
7/28/13 4:00 pm
Date_Incident

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