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Goshen Police Blotter 08/13/13

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Goshen Police Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, August 13, 2013
13GOS04364 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: BURGLARY
Blotter: Officers were called to a burglary of a business at 1607 South Main Street, Lightning Independent Protection. At the time
of the report an inventory was not completed by the business. It was unknown at time of report what had been stolen during the
burglary.There was significant damage to several windows. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FULLER, THOMAS A,9124
Incident Location: 1607 S MAIN ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 6:32 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04366 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - HARASSMENT
Blotter: Cynthia Thomas, 49, Goshen, reports being harassed by a male subject over a period of the last year. A report was
taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WELKER, JEREMY F,9137
Incident Location: 200 BLK E WASHINGTON ST,GOSHEN
8/12/13 8:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04368 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICER REPORT - LOST WALLET
Blotter: Dallas Barkman, 39 yom of Goshen, reported his wallet was either stolen or lost sometime yesterday. A report was taken
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KNOWLES, BRYAN C,9136
Incident Location: 1311 COPLEY CT,GOSHEN,IN
8/11/13 1:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04367 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: HABITUAL TRAFFIC OFFENDER
Blotter: Ryan D. Watson, 41 years old, 50953 Beach Road, Elkhart, Indiana, was arrested at Lincolnway East and College
Avenue at 0853 for being a Habitual Traffic Violator. Watson was taken to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WARSTLER, ROBERT F,9106
Incident Location: LWE / COLLEGE,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 8:53 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04372 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Blotter: John D Lung, 51, Goshen reported that someone damaged his vehicle in the overnight hours of August 11 . A report was
filed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, G. STUART,0987
Incident Location: 1011 S 9TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/11/13 10:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04380 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: IDENTITY DECEPTION
Blotter; Antonio Navarro, a South Bend resident reported a unknown subject was using his identity to obtain work in Goshen at
Keystone Corporation. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 2642 HACKBERRY DR,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 3:43 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04382 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: RUNAWAYS (PERSONS UNDER 18)
Blotter; George Pena, 40 Yoa, Goshen, reported his 14 Yoa juvenile daughter left home without permission. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 508 MIDDLEBURY ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/10/13 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04377 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT
Blotter: Tina Smith, 45 yoa of Elkhart, reported the attempted theft of her purse occuring at the intersection of N. Cottage Avenue
and E. Lincoln Avenue in Goshen. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BURKS, TODD E,9146
Incident Location: COTTAGE / LINCOLN,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 2:45 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04384 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT
Blotter: Steven Whitham, 20YOA, Goshen, reported a known acquaintance stole a check from his mailbox and forged his
signature to obtain cash funds. A case was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, TYLER,9156
Incident Location: 210 E MONROE ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/5/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04384 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: FORGERY
Blotter: Steven Whitham, 20YOA, Goshen, reported a known acquaintance stole a check from his mailbox and forged his
signature to obtain cash funds. A case was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, TYLER,9156
Incident Location: 210 E MONROE ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/5/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04383 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT- WELFARE CHECK
Blotter: Sue Buzzard, 49, Goshen, called police in reference to a welfare check for her step-son who is having problems with
addiction. Officers spoke to Sue's step-son and he advised that he would like help for his substance abuse. Officers determined
that a police initiated commitment was not warranted. Sue and her step-son were advised of possible services that they could
seek.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MAGGERT, KIRK M,9110
Incident Location: 410 N 9TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 5:44 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04379 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT- JUVENILE ISSUE
Blotter: Eliabeth Snider, 27 yoa of Goshen, reported an issue with her 9 year old daughter. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BURKS, TODD E,9146
Incident Location: 516 RIVER AVE,GOSHEN,IN
8/10/13 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04381 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: LEAVING SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT
Blotter: Norma Weaver, 26 yoa of Middlebury, reported that an unknown person/vehicle struck her vehicle while parked in the
parking lot of Aldi's at 2815 County Home Road, and that no information was left on her vehicle by the person who struck it. A
report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BURKS, TODD E,9146
Incident Location: 2815 COUNTY HOME RD,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 4:17 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04385 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: BATTERY
Blotter: Salvador Covarrubias, 35 yoa, Goshen, reported being intimidated and battered by a known subject. A report was taken
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POWELL, TARA R,9140
Incident Location: 516 E MADISON ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04385 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: INTIMIDATION
Blotter: Salvador Covarrubias, 35 yoa, Goshen, reported being intimidated and battered by a known subject. A report was taken
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POWELL, TARA R,9140
Incident Location: 516 E MADISON ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04386 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: BURGLARY
Blotter; Doreen Tyler, 75 Yoa, Goshen, reported a unknown subject entered her garage while she was sleeping and stole items
from the garage. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: EVANS, LANCE,9159
Incident Location: 423 S WHEATLAND DR,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 7:33 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04387 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: SEXUAL MISCONDUCT WITH A MINOR
Blotter: Don Morrison, 41 yoa of Goshen, reported possible sexual misconduct with a minor involving his teenage daughter and a
male reported to be over 18. DCS was contacted and a report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BURKS, TODD E,9146
Incident Location: 414 NOELWOOD DR,GOSHEN,IN
6/1/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04391 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT- SUSPICIOUS PERSON
Blotter: Kristine Lehman, 49, Goshen, reported a suspicious male in a vehicle possibly taking photos of her residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MAGGERT, KIRK M,9110
Incident Location: 419 S 5TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 8:50 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04388 08/12/2013
Nature of Call: ARSON
Blotter: Several citizens passing by the old Goshen Inn, 1375 Lincolnway East, called in and reported a fire. The fire department
responded. The fire is suspicious and under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POWELL, TARA R,9140
Incident Location: 1375 LWE,GOSHEN,IN
8/12/13 10:31 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS04393 08/13/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - SUSPICIOUS PERSON
Blotter: Pat Bush, front desk attendant at Best Western, 900 LWE, reported a suspicious female, wearing only a shirt and
underwear, that came into the lobby. Officers met with Mrs Bush and located the suspicious person . Incident investigated and
report taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PENA, DAVID J,9112
Incident Location: 900 LWE,GOSHEN,IN
8/13/13 12:56 am
Date_Incident
13GOS04394 08/13/2013
Nature of Call: DOMESTIC BATTERY
Blotter: Joanna F Alvizo called police in reference to a domestic battery at 2633 Ponderosa Ct. #4H. There were no injuries and a
report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: OWENS, JOSH,9152
Incident Location: 2633 PONDEROSA CT,ELKHART,IN
8/13/13 3:36 am
Date_Incident

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