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Goshen Police Blotter 09/20/13

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Goshen Police Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, September 20, 2013
13GOS05153 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - CUSTODY ISSUES
Blotter: A 35 year old woman called about custody issues with two of her children and the father of them. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WARSTLER, ROBERT F,9106
Incident Location: 105 MILL ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 8:34 am
Date_Incident
13GOS05154 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT // RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY
Blotter. Dustin A. Wilt, 32 yoa, of Goshen, reported a theft from his home. A report was filed
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, G. STUART,0987
Incident Location: 306 S 9TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 8:00 am
Date_Incident
13GOS05156 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Blotter: It was reported to Goshen police that a stop sign had been damaged recently with obscene grafitti. This officer located
the damaged sign, took a reported and a contact of the street dept was made for repair or replacement of sign.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUSER, MARK A.,0982
Incident Location: COLORADO / WEYMOUTH,GOSHEN,IN
9/18/13 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05158 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
Blotter; George Burkley 50yoa, of Goshen reported damage to his business, American Mortgage and Financial Services at 216
N. Main St. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: KOONTZ, KEVIN D.,0999
Incident Location: 216 N MAIN ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 12:30 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05162 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT-CIVIL ISSUE
Blotter; Jonathan Lehman, 53YOA, of Goshen reported a civil issue involving a family member regarding an estate. Report
taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WELDY, CURTIS,9162
Incident Location: 924 S 7TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 6:50 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05164 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: RUNAWAYS (PERSONS UNDER 18)
Blotter: Lydia Billings 40yoa, of Goshen, reported her 14yoa daughter left home without permission and without cause. A
runaway certificate from was signed. Report taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: RODRIGUEZ, RAYMUNDO C,911
Incident Location: 2626 ALPINE FIR LN,ELKHART,IN
9/19/13 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05163 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: THEFT
Blotter; Katie Vincent, 20 YOA, of Goshen reported her cell phone stolen from her residence. Report taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WELDY, CURTIS,9162
Incident Location: 517 NEW YORK ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05166 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL CONVERSION
Blotter: Darlene Duvall, 56 yoa, Goshen, was arrested for Criminal Conversion at Super Wal Mart located at 2304 Lincolnway
East. She was released on a memorandum to appear in Goshen City Court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POWELL, TARA R,9140
Incident Location: 2304 LWE,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 9:34 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05168 09/20/2013
Nature of Call: SEXUAL BATTERY
Blotter: An adult female reported a sexual battery. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, BRANDON,9157
Incident Location: 111 E JEFFERSON ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/20/13 12:01 am
Date_Incident
13GOS05167 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: DOMESTIC BATTERY PRESENCE OF CHILD
Blotter: Arshanay Pratcher, 23 yoa of Goshen called police in reference to a domestic battery. When officers arrived it was found
that Pratcher had been battered in front of her 3 children. During the course of the investigation it was also found that she had
been confined and choked. She was transported to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment. Police were unable to locate the
suspect. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHIDLER, TODD A,9115
Incident Location: 2654 ALPINE FIR LN,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 11:32 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05167 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: CRIMINAL CONFINEMENT
Blotter: Arshanay Pratcher, 23 yoa of Goshen called police in reference to a domestic battery. When officers arrived it was found
that Pratcher had been battered in front of her 3 children. During the course of the investigation it was also found that she had
been confined and choked. She was transported to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment. Police were unable to locate the
suspect. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHIDLER, TODD A,9115
Incident Location: 2654 ALPINE FIR LN,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 11:32 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05167 09/19/2013
Nature of Call: STRANGULATION
Blotter: Arshanay Pratcher, 23 yoa of Goshen called police in reference to a domestic battery. When officers arrived it was found
that Pratcher had been battered in front of her 3 children. During the course of the investigation it was also found that she had
been confined and choked. She was transported to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment. Police were unable to locate the
suspect. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHIDLER, TODD A,9115
Incident Location: 2654 ALPINE FIR LN,GOSHEN,IN
9/19/13 11:32 pm
Date_Incident
13GOS05170 09/20/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - VERBAL ARGUMENT
Blotter: Emily Hensley, 814 S 8th St, Goshen, reported a male and female arguing while they were walking in the area of her
residence. Incident investigated, report taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PENA, DAVID J,9112
Incident Location: 800 BLK S 8TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
9/20/13 2:31 am
Date_Incident
13GOS05171 09/20/2013
Nature of Call: HABITUAL TRAFFIC OFFENDER
Blotter: Jose Lorenzo Escalante-Romero, 51 years old, of 1109 Beaver Lane was arrested near the intersection of West Wilden
Avenue and Wakefield Drive for operating a motor vehicle with a driving status of habitual traffic violator . after being stopped for a
traffic violation. Jose Lorenzo Escalante-Romero was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, BRANDON,9157
Incident Location: WILDEN / WAKEFIELD,GOSHEN,IN
9/20/13 2:57 am
Date_Incident
13GOS05169 09/20/2013
Nature of Call: OFFICERS REPORT - SUSPICIOUS PERSON
Blotter: Marisela Zamora, 40 yoa of Goshen, called police in reference to a suspicious person. She advised a subject was seen
looking through vehicles near the parking lot wearing a dark colored hoodie and jeans. Officers arrived but were unable to locate
the suspect. It did not appear any vehicles were broken into. A report was taken.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHIDLER, TODD A,9115
Incident Location: 210 S SILVERWOOD LN,GOSHEN,IN
9/20/13 1:49 am
Date_Incident

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