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Elkhart County Police Blotter 08/16/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, August 16, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13005100 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Found Property
Blotter:
On 08-14-2013 at about 8:00 am Benjamin Miller, 35, found an Honda ATV parked on his property at 15762 CR 10. The AVT
was impounded until the owner could be located. He said he left for work at about 3:00 am and did not notice the ATV parked
next to the house, he said he noticed when he returned home from work at about 8:00 am that same day.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 15762 CR 10,BRISTOL,IN
8/13/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005113 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Harassment
Blotter:
On 8-14-13 at approx. 12:45pm, it was reported to the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department, 26861 CR26, Elkhart that a 12 yr
old female was threatened by several other juveniles via facebook between 8-12-13 at 10:00pm and 8-13-13 at 1:00am. The
incident is under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56775 CR35,MIDDLEBURY,IN
8/12/13 10:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005115 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON AUGUST 14, 2012 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHINS REPORT TO THE ELKHART
COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 1626 WILLIAM HENRY Lane,GOSHEN,IN
8/14/13 10:51 am
Date_Incident
13005108 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter
On 08-14-2013 at approximately 9:25AM Leroy Carrick, 88 reported that on 08-14-2013 between 7:45AM and 8:30AM an
unknown suspect driving an unknown vehicle struck his and his neighbors mailbox, located at 29617 New Castle Dr and then
fled the area without reporting the crash.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: NEW CASTLE DR/WEST OF KERRYHAVEN
8/14/13 7:45 am
Date_Incident
13005104 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft)
Blotter: On 08-14-2013 at 10:00am Travis Baird, 33, reported suspect's took an air conditioner condensor unit from the
northside of this business located at 51739 SR 19. This occurred between 06-01-2013, 5:00pm and 08-13-2013, 11:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFFREY,3A189
Incident Location: 51739 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
6/1/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005114 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter:
On 8/14/2013, at approximately 1:27 pm, Elaine S Weyenberg (60) reported a credit card fraud case at 61711 CR 15. Elaine
Weyenberg stated an unauthorized withdrawal for $919.28 was made to her Interra Credit Union debit card account on
8/9/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 61711 CR 15,GOSHEN,IN
8/9/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13005119 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 08/14/2013 at 3:00 p.m. Brett Mann, 43, advised between 08/09/2013 at 10:29 p.m. and 08/10/2013 at 08:01 a.m. unknown
suspect(s) drove a vehicel through his yard, located at 59854 CR 19, damaging the lawn in several places.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 59854 CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
8/9/13 10:29 pm
Date_Incident
13005116 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at around 1:38 pm, Dustin Terry Crume, 29, was found to be in possession of marijuana after being stopped for a
traffic violation on CR 13 at Mary St. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 13,Elkhart,IN
8/14/13 1:38 pm
Date_Incident
13005125 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at 6:33PM Adam Stonestreet, 35, was stopped at Ash Rd/CR 12 for a traffic violation. Adam Stonestreet failed
standard field sobriety tests, and refused a certified chemical test. Adam Stonestreet was incarcerated at the Elkhart County
Jail for Operating While Intoxicated-Felony.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: Ash Rd N CR 12,Elkhart,IN
8/14/13 6:33 pm
Date_Incident
13005129 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at approximately 7:37pm Dale Chaffee(57) of Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15, Goshen, reported
known juvenile suspect battering another juvenile, breaking electronic equipment, and stealing multiple items from Bashor.
Once Officers arrived, same suspected resisted Law Enforcement and was put in a confinement cell.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
8/14/13 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
13005129 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at approximately 7:37pm Dale Chaffee(57) of Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15, Goshen, reported
known juvenile suspect battering another juvenile, breaking electronic equipment, and stealing multiple items from Bashor.
Once Officers arrived, same suspected resisted Law Enforcement and was put in a confinement cell.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
8/14/13 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
13005129 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at approximately 7:37pm Dale Chaffee(57) of Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15, Goshen, reported
known juvenile suspect battering another juvenile, breaking electronic equipment, and stealing multiple items from Bashor.
Once Officers arrived, same suspected resisted Law Enforcement and was put in a confinement cell.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
8/14/13 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
13005129 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter
On 8/14/2013 at approximately 7:37pm Dale Chaffee(57) of Bashor Children's Home located at 62226 CR 15, Goshen, reported
known juvenile suspect battering another juvenile, breaking electronic equipment, and stealing multiple items from Bashor.
Once Officers arrived, same suspected resisted Law Enforcement and was put in a confinement cell.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 62226 CR 15,Goshen,IN
8/14/13 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
13005130 08/14/2013
Nature of Call: Residential Entry
Blotter
On 8-14-2013 at 9:22pm, Everardo Hernandez, 28, 1218 Toledo Rd, Elkhart, reported a suspect entered his residence without
permission through a bedroom window sometime between 6:00pm and 9:22pm. No property was found to have been stolen.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: 1218 Toledo Rd.,Elkhart,IN
8/14/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005132 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter:
On 08/15/2013, around 12:26am Johnnie M Jones, 35, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 6 at Dexter Drive, she was found
to have a suspended prior license and no insurance with a prior and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 6 and DExter Dr,Elkhart,IN
8/15/13 12:26 am
Date_Incident
13005132 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 08/15/2013, around 12:26am Johnnie M Jones, 35, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 6 at Dexter Drive, she was found
to have a suspended prior license and no insurance with a prior and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 6 and DExter Dr,Elkhart,IN
8/15/13 12:26 am
Date_Incident
13005136 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter:
On 8/15/2013, at approximately 9:27 am, James R Morris (56) reported a theft at 58027 Charlotte Ave. James Morris stated
approximately $5000-$10,000 worth of aluminum tubing was stolen from Valmont Industries on 7/26/2013 and 8/2/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 58027 CHARLOTTE AV,ELKHART,IN
7/26/13 4:34 pm
Date_Incident
13005141 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 08/15/13 at 1:30 p.m., Johnnie E. Balmer, 39, advised between 08/13/13 at 10:01 p.m. and 08/14/13 at 11:43 a.m. unknown
suspect(s) shattered the rear window of his 1997 Plymouth Grand Voyager, located at 30991 Riverbend Cir. and removed a cd
player.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 30991 RIVERBEND CIR,OSCEOLA,IN
8/13/13 10:01 pm
Date_Incident
13005145 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
BLOTTER
On 08/15/2013 at 3:00 p.m. Owen E. Martin, 22483 CR 38 Goshen, advised on 06/05/2013 at 8:19 p.m., unknown suspect(s)
made 2 unauthorized purchases with his Interra Credit Union debit card.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 22483 CR 38,GOSHEN,IN
6/5/13 8:19 pm
Date_Incident
13005148 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 08/15/2013 at 3:30 p.m., Dennis Gaither, 70, advised between 08/12/2013 at 10:30 p.m. and 08/13/2013 at 8:30 a.m.,
unknown suspect(s) damaged his mailbox located at 53460 Pine Brook Dr., by stuffing rotten food into and on it.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 53460 PINE BROOK DR,BRISTOL,IN
8/12/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13005150 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
BLOTTER
On 08/15/2013 at 3:35 p.m., Johnny Wisniewski, 24, advised between 08/12/13 at 5:01 a.m. and 08/13/13 at 12:01 a.m.
unknown suspect(s) entered his 2002 Honda CV 5 and removed severl items located at 1001 All Pro Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 1001 ALL PRO DR,ELKHART,IN
8/12/13 5:01 am
Date_Incident
13005137 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Sexual Misconduct With Minor
Blotter
On 08-15-2013 at approximately 10:13AM Keith Tennison (46), of 1103 West Hively Ave, reported an incident of sexual
misconduct with a minor in Elkhart County.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 1103 WEST HIVELY Ave,ELKHART,IN
8/15/13 10:13 am
Date_Incident
13005154 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 8-15-2013 at 3:31 PM an offical with Elkhart County Community Corrections, located at 201 N. Cottage Ave, reported that on
the same date at approximately 2:20 PM he located suspected synthetic marijuana in the possession of an inmate of that
facility.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 201 N COTTAGE AVE,Goshen,IN
8/15/13 2:20 pm
Date_Incident
13005159 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Resisting Arrest
Blotter:
On 8/15/2013 at 6:46PM a vehicle pursuit entered Elkhart County from St Joseph County Michigan. Scott Bennett, 37, was
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department for resisting law enforcement-felony.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 12000 SR 120,Middlebury,IN
8/15/13 6:46 pm
Date_Incident
13005162 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 8/15/2013 at around 9:24 pm, Edgar Ivan Rios, 30, was involved in a single-vehicle crash on CR 17 at SR 119. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .17 BrAC. He drove while suspended-prior
and without ever receiving a license with a prior conviction.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,Goshen,IN
8/15/13 9:24 pm
Date_Incident
13005162 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 8/15/2013 at around 9:24 pm, Edgar Ivan Rios, 30, was involved in a single-vehicle crash on CR 17 at SR 119. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .17 BrAC. He drove while suspended-prior
and without ever receiving a license with a prior conviction.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,Goshen,IN
8/15/13 9:24 pm
Date_Incident
13005162 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving While Suspended
Blotter
On 8/15/2013 at around 9:24 pm, Edgar Ivan Rios, 30, was involved in a single-vehicle crash on CR 17 at SR 119. He was
found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .17 BrAC. He drove while suspended-prior
and without ever receiving a license with a prior conviction.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 17 // SR 120,Goshen,IN
8/15/13 9:24 pm
Date_Incident
13005164 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Habitual Traffic Offender
Blotter
On 8/15/2013 at around 11:26pm Ryan Cooper, 54 was stopped for traffic violations in the area of CR 9 and Forest Hill. Ryan
Cooper was found to be a Habitual Traffic Violator and was incarcerated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: CR 9/Forest Hill,Elkhart,IN
8/15/13 11:26 pm
Date_Incident
13005165 08/15/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 08-15-2013 around 11:50 P.M. Richard S. Cannon 28 went off the South edge of CR 36 East of SR 13 in a 1995 Cadillac. It
was found Richard S. Cannon was intoxicated testing .15 BRAC around 1:30A.M.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: CR 36 East of SR 13,Millersburg,IN
8/15/13 11:50 pm
Date_Incident

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