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Elkhart County Police Blotter 09/11/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Wednesday, September 11, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
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
13005716 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Death Investigation
Blotter:
On Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:10am, a 47 year old female was found deceased inside her residence of 22390 Briarhill
Drive. The Elkhart County Sheriff Department is currently conducting a death investigation .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 22390 BRIARHILL DRIVE,ELKHART,IN
9/8/13 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005722 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter:
On 09/09/2013 at approximately 12:30 pm, James Love age 71 of 51623 Winding Water Ln, reported that his bank account
information was fraudulently used by his ex-wife, a 58 year old female from Elizabethtown, North Carolina. James Love reported
that his ex-wife fraudulently stole $3,000 from his bank account to pay her credit card debt.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: 51623 WINDING WATERS LANE,ELKHART,
2/4/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005721 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter:
On 09-09-13 at 11:43am, Nina Ottman (57) 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 without incident.
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
13005723 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
Blotter:
On 09/09/2013 at approximately 1:00 pm, James E Reynolds age 24 of 58038 Morgan St, reported that an unknown suspect
from York Pennsylvania with the same name and date of birth is fraudulently using his personal infomation without his
permission and obtaining various loans.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: 58038 MORGAN STREET,ELKHART,IN
7/1/10 12:00 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
13005726 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 9/9/2013 at 3:25pm, Rodney L. Herron, 38, 27598 CR 4, Elkhart, reported his shed was forcefully entered upon on 9/7/2013
between 10:00am and 9:00pm. He reported 3 bicycles, power tools, lawn furniture, various childrens toys, and power tools were
missing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: 27598 CR 4,ELKHART,IN
9/7/13 10:00 am
Date_Incident
13005727 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Credit Card Fraud
Blotter
On 9/9/2013, at approximately 3:53pm, Mindi Swihart, 36, 57217 CR 117, Goshen, reported that on 9/7/2013, a suspect made
four unauthorized transactions totaling $191.96 on her Interra Credit Union banking account.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 57217 CR 117,GOSHEN,IN
9/7/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005740 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 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: 54152 ASH ROAD LOT 90,OSCEOLA,IN
9/9/13 2:28 pm
Date_Incident
13005733 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 9/9/2013 at 8:42pm, Michael Weaver, 33, 25865 Northland Crossing Dr. Elkhart, reported on 9/8/2013 around 12:00am, a
handgun, a handgun holster, and jewelery were taken from his residence by a suspect.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: 25865 Northland Crossing Dr.,Elkhart,IN
9/8/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13005724 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 9/9/2013 at 2:19pm Deeann Craigo, 42 reported she was pushed at 24690 Idlewild Ave and her phone was taken while
she was trying to call 911. Deeann Craigo had a scratch on her back and a bump on her head.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 24690 IDLEWILD AVE,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 2:19 pm
Date_Incident
13005724 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Interferance With Reporting Of A Crime
Blotter:
On 9/9/2013 at 2:19pm Deeann Craigo, 42 reported she was pushed at 24690 Idlewild Ave and her phone was taken while
she was trying to call 911. Deeann Craigo had a scratch on her back and a bump on her head.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 24690 IDLEWILD AVE,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 2:19 pm
Date_Incident
13005728 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter:
On 9/9/2013 at 5:00pm Michelle Oliver, 39 of 28809 Miller Dr reported fraudulent charges on her bank account. A charge for
$1400 was not authorized to a business in England.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 28809 MILLER DR,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 4:57 pm
Date_Incident
13005730 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 09/09/2013 at about 6:58 pm, Bruce Bender, 49, 27752 A Ct., reported that sometime between 09/04/2013 at about 7:00 pm
and 09/06/2013 at about 6:00 pm, a suspect forced open the door to his shed on his property and took tools and a red Puma
minibike.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 27752 A CT,Elkhart,IN
9/4/13 7:00 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
13005741 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter:
On 09-10-2013 at about 10:02 am during an investigation of domestic violence report at 72833 CR 29, police discovered unsafe
and unsanitary living conditions for a 12 year old female at the residence. The Department of Child Services is investigating.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BENNETT, MICHAEL A,3A251
Incident Location: 72833 CR 29,SYRACUSE,IN
9/10/13 10:02 am
Date_Incident
13005742 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
BLOTTER
On 09/10/2013 at 12:40 p.m., Jacob Fine, 31, advised between 09/06/2013 at 12:01 p.m. and 09/07/2013 at 8:01 a.m., unknown
suspect(s) threw an unknown owners, mailbox at the windshield of his 2001 Honda Civic vehicle, located at 53674 Michael Ct.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 53674 MICHAEL CT,ELKHART,IN
9/6/13 12:01 pm
Date_Incident
13005743 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft)
BLOTTER
On 09/10/2013 at 12:40 p.m., Larry Browning, 66, advised between 09/06/2013 at 8:15 p.m. and 09/07/2013 at 8:15 a.m.,
unknown suspect(s) removed his mailbox from the post, located at 54317 Homeland Rd.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 54317 HOMELAND RD,ELKHART,IN
9/6/13 8:15 pm
Date_Incident
13005735 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Autos
Blotter
On 9/9/13 at around 9:09pm at the intersection of SR 19 and CR 26 a stolen 2001 silver Jeep Cherokee was recovered by
Elkhart County Sheriff's Department. The Jeep was later released to the owner. The Jeep was found to have been stolen earlier
on 9/9/13 in Elkhart.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: SR 19 and CR 26,Elkhart,IN
9/9/13 9:09 pm
Date_Incident
13005744 09/09/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 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: 708 S HAWTHORNE,BRISTOL,IN
9/9/13 9:26 pm
Date_Incident
13005752 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Identity Theft
Blotter
On 9/10/2013, at approximately 3:24pm, Linda Urquiza, 34, 437 S Georgia St, Merceds, TX, reported that on 6/12/2013, a
suspect used her personal information to gain employment at Better Way Products in New Paris , IN.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 70891 CR 23,NEW PARIS,IN
6/12/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005758 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Buying / Receiving / Possessing Stolen Property
Blotter
On 09/10/2013 at approximately 4:50PM, Thomas Olsen (24) was arrested for possession of stolen property at 51743 CR 9.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 51743 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
9/9/13 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
13005753 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 9/10/2013 Russell Neitzke, 42 reported burglary to his home at 19543 CR 6. Between 8:15am and 4:15pm on 9/10
suspects forced open the front door to the residence and stole televisions and other electronics.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 19543 CR 6,Bristol,IN
9/10/13 8:15 am
Date_Incident
13005761 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Theft
Blotter
On 9/10/2013 at 6:48pm, Heidi McRobie, 52, an employee of Walmart, 30830 Old US Hwy. 20, Elkhart reported Ryan C.
Goethals, 31, took a cell phone and a gazebo canopy past all points of purchase from the store without paying. Ryan C.
Goethals was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for theft.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US HWY 20,ELKHART,IN
9/10/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13005756 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: CHINS
Blotter
On 9/10/2013 at 6:30pm, Amy E. Mockerman, 31, 21920 Suburban Dr., Elkhart, reported a Child in Need of Services. The
incident occured between 9/7/2013 and 9/8/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: 21920 Suburban Dr.,Elkhart,IN
9/7/13 12:00 am
Date_Incident
13005764 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Harassment
Blotter
On 9/10/2013 at around 10:52 pm, Christine Bohlmann, 44, reported she received a phone call from an acquaintance
threatening to kill her 18 year old son and to cause her bodily harm at her residence at 627 N Wildflower St, Bristol.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 627 S WILDFLOWER ST,BRISTOL,IN
9/10/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13005764 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 9/10/2013 at around 10:52 pm, Christine Bohlmann, 44, reported she received a phone call from an acquaintance
threatening to kill her 18 year old son and to cause her bodily harm at her residence at 627 N Wildflower St, Bristol.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: 627 S WILDFLOWER ST,BRISTOL,IN
9/10/13 10:30 pm
Date_Incident
13005762 09/10/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 9/10/2013 Mark Riggs, 43 of 305 W. Wilkinson reported his 16 year old daughter was battered while at a residence in
Elkhart County. The juvenile female suffered a bruised leg.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 56753 MARK MANOR DR,ELKHART,IN
8/31/13 11:30 pm
Date_Incident
13005766 09/11/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 09/11/2013, around 12:51am Linda L Bralick, 61, of Union Michigan was located wondering along CR 17 south of CR 6, she
had signs of mental disability and a family member was contacted to take her back home. A case for Adult Protective Service
was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 17 SOUTH OF CR 6,ELKHART,IN
9/11/13 12:51 am
Date_Incident
13005767 09/11/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On 9-11-2013 at approximately 1:11 am, Mason Ray Hall, 23, reported that an unknown suspect(s) broke the rear window out of
his 2002 Ford Explorer while it was parked in front of 53668 Spring Mill Drive on 9- 11-2013 at about 1:10 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 53668 Spring Mill Drive,Elkhart,IN
9/11/13 1:10 am
Date_Incident
13005768 09/11/2013
Nature of Call: Operator Never Licensed
Blotter
On 9/11/2013 at around 4:36 am, Maria Guadalupe Hernandez, 28, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 13 south of Bluff
Crest Dr and was found to have never received a license. She was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 13 // Bluff Crest Dr,Elkhart,IN
9/11/13 4:36 am
Date_Incident

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