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Elkhart County Police Blotter 09/10/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, September 10, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13005696 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Leaving The Scene Of Acccident
Blotter:
On 09/08/2013 at approximately 8:11 am, James Chaffee age 30 of Elkhart, reported that a suspect crashed into his Dodge
Ram Pickup truck while it was parked on the south side of the roadway near the intersection of Northland Crossing Drive and
Gardenwood Trail and then left the scene of the crash sometime between 09/08/2013 12:00 am and 09/08/2013 8:00 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: NORTHLAND CROSSING DR//GARDENWO
9/8/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13005700 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 9/8/2013 at approximately 2:41pm Kandice Sparkman(33) of 67056 Southfield Circle, Goshen, reported a burglary that
occurred sometime between the hours of 11:00pm 9/7/2013 and 11:00am 9/8/2013. During the burglary suspects entered the
garage of the residence and stole a purse and gym bag containing credit cards and electronics.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 67056 Southfield Circle,Goshen,IN
9/7/13 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005699 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 9/8/2013 at approximately 2:49pm Joe Jeffery(45) of 57618 Kreighbaum St. Elkhart, reported someone entering his garage
and stealing a Billy Goat power blower sometime between January 2013 and April 2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 57618 KREIGHBAUM,ELKHART,IN
1/1/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13005704 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 9/8/2014 at approximately 5:40 pm two juvenile females, ages 11 and 6 were found stealing mail from mail boxes in the area
of North Park Ave and Lilac St. The two juveniles were located and the mail was returned.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 25725 NORTH PARK AVE,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 5:40 pm
Date_Incident
13005706 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter
On 09/08/2013 at about 5:20 pm, Christine Fortino, 48, 54644 Holiday Dr., was found deceased in her residence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 54644 HOLIDAY DR,ELKHART,IN
9/6/13 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005703 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 9/8/2013 at 3:51pm Sheriff's deputies responded to 25532 North Park Ave to a report of a theft in progress. Upon arrival,
the former owner and other subjects were found removing cabinets from inside the residence as it was in foreclosure. The
incident is under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 25532 North Park Ave,Elkhart,IN
9/8/13 3:51 pm
Date_Incident
13005708 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft)
Blotter
On 9/8/2013 at approximately 6:48pm Derik Drake(27) of 201 N. Cottage Ave. Goshen, reported $300.00 being stolen from his
locker between the hours of 2:00pm and 6:48pm on 9/8/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 201 N Cottage Ave.,Goshen,IN
9/8/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005712 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter
On 09/08/2013 around 11:11pm Douglas Gardner, 60, reported he found the remains of a methamphetamine lab on his
property, 26219 CR 4.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: 26219 CR 4,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 11:11 pm
Date_Incident
13005711 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Harassment
Blotter:
On 09-08-2013 at around 8:59 pm, Tessa R. Sutton reported receiving annoying telephone calls from an unknown male who did
not attempt to have a legitimate conversation with her when he called.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 54886 SHORELANE W,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 8:42 pm
Date_Incident
13005714 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 09-09-13 at 6:58am, Troy Noble (44) of 55400 Osborn Ave reported theft of his wallet and gps with power converter from his
unlocked car in his driveway between 3:00am and 3:30am on 09-09-13. Two attempts at purchases were made with his credit
card, and 1 cash withdrawal was made before 5:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 55400 OSBORN Ave,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 3:00 am
Date_Incident
13005709 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 9/8/2013 at 8:00pm Emily Ryman, 38 reported battery to a 17 year old female at 56234 Co Rd 1. The female had no
visible injuries. The incident is under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 56234 CO RD 1,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005709 09/08/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter:
On 9/8/2013 at 8:00pm Emily Ryman, 38 reported battery to a 17 year old female at 56234 Co Rd 1. The female had no
visible injuries. The incident is under investigation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 56234 CO RD 1,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005721 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter:
On 09-09-13 at 11:43am, Nina Ottman of Walmart, 30830 Old US 20, reported at 11:40am she caught a 16 year old male
leaving the store with a deli plate without paying for it. She identified the suspect and recovered the deli plate. The juvenile was
released to his mother, and the criminal conversion charge was referred to juvenile court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 11:40 am
Date_Incident
13005725 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 09/09/2013 at around 3:00 pm Jennifer Ankrom, 42, of 18010 CR 42 reported that her 12 year old daughter refused to follow
her expectations; became violent and kicked her in the chest while trying to control her from running out of the house. Jennifer
Ankrom reported that the incident occurred around 2:30 pm on 09/09/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 18010 CR 42,GOSHEN,IN
9/9/13 2:35 pm
Date_Incident
13005725 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Incorrigible
Blotter
On 09/09/2013 at around 3:00 pm Jennifer Ankrom, 42, of 18010 CR 42 reported that her 12 year old daughter refused to follow
her expectations; became violent and kicked her in the chest while trying to control her from running out of the house. Jennifer
Ankrom reported that the incident occurred around 2:30 pm on 09/09/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 18010 CR 42,GOSHEN,IN
9/9/13 2:35 pm
Date_Incident
13005734 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On 9/9/2013, at approximately 9:14pm, Timothy Furney, 18, 72622 CR 133, Syracuse was taken to Indiana University/Goshen
Health for a 24 hour evaluation after attempting suicide by overdosing on prescription medication.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 68073 US 33 HWY,GOSHEN,IN
9/9/13 9:14 pm
Date_Incident
13005737 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter
On 09-09-2013 around 10:14 P.M.Israel A. Cedeno 20 was found in possession of a controlled substance in the 54354
Independence.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: 54354 INDEPENDENCE,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 10:14 pm
Date_Incident
13005736 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 9/9/2013 at around 10:28 pm, Ryan Forest Watts, 24, was involved in a two vehicle crash at the intersection of CR 20 and
US 33. He was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .10 BrAC.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 / CR 20,Elkhart,IN
9/9/13 10:28 pm
Date_Incident
13005738 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Suicide-Attempt
Blotter
On 09-10-2013 around 2:41 A.M. Charles A Atkinson 42 was stopped in the area of SR 19 and Fieldhouse Ave for a traffic
violation. Charles A Atkinson was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for Medical evaluation where 72 hr paper work was filled
out.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: SR 19 and Fieldhouse Ave,Elkhart,IN
9/10/13 2:41 am
Date_Incident

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