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Elkhart County Police Blotter 11/14/13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, November 14, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13007155 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 11/12/2013 at around 8:37 am Christina Berentz, 32 reported her 11 year old daughter was being threatened and harassed
by a suspect over Facebook. The incident has been ongoing since November 1st, 2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WITT, EVAN Y,3A243
Incident Location: 54214 INDEPENDENCE,ELKHART,IN
11/12/13 8:37 am
Date_Incident
13007156 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 11/12/13 around 8:50am Donald Klotz, 77, reported that between 11/11/13 9:15pm and 11/12/13 8:20am a suspect broke
through a fence and then broke into Klotz Motor Company at 30705 Old US HWY 20 by breaking out a window. The suspect
took multiple vehicle parts and hand tools.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: 30705 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
11/11/13 9:15 pm
Date_Incident
13007157 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:25am, a corrections officer at 201 N Cottage ave, found a small baggie containing a white
powdery substance. A field test revealed the powered substance tested positive for methamphetamine .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 201 NORTH COTTAGE AVE,GOSHEN,IN
11/12/13 9:25 am
Date_Incident
13007161 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Buildings
Blotter
On 11/12/2013 at approximately 01:21 PM Heidi McRobie, 52, reported that at approximately 12:50 PM a juvenile male
attempted to steal $104.78 of merchandise and walk out from the Walmart store located at 30830 Old US 20. The juvenile was
detained by Walmart loss prevention staff and was released to the custody of his mother .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,ELKHART,IN
11/12/13 12:50 pm
Date_Incident
13007160 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft) OTHER
Blotter:
On 11-12-13 at 1:26pm, Dawn Burke (44) of 22900 CR 28 reported a visitor to her residence stole her laptop computer and cell
phone, as he left unannounced at 11:00am on 11-12-13 while she was in another room of her house.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 22900 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
11/12/13 11:00 am
Date_Incident
13007176 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
BLOTTER:
ON NOVEMBER 13, 2013 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A MOLEST REPORT TO THE
ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 401 MIDDLEBURY ST,GOSHEN,IN
11/12/13 10:25 am
Date_Incident
13007171 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 11/12/2013, at approximately 5:57pm, Brett Faulkner, 53, 12383 CR 50, Syracuse, reported that his 27 year old son, Travis
Faulkner, was heavily intoxicated and becoming violent with other family members. Travis Faulkner was taken to IU Health
Goshen for psychiatric evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 12383 CR 50,Syracuse,IN
11/12/13 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
13007168 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 11/12/2013 at approximately 04:06 PM Frances Jackson, 29, reported that on 11/12/2013 at approximately 02:17 PM a
suspect violated the terms of a protection order by attemptint to make contact with her via Facebook.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 54152 ASH RD,ELKHART,IN
11/12/13 2:17 pm
Date_Incident
13007174 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 11-12-2013 at around 10:57 pm, Bryan Corbridge, 50 of 57191 Sequoia Dr., reported that a bullet was shot into his
bedroom through the wall from outside while he was lying in bed. Bryan Corbridge stated that he did not know who shot the
bullet and he was not injured.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 57191 SEQUOIA DR,GOSHEN,IN
11/12/13 10:57 pm
Date_Incident
13007164 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 11-12-2013 at approximately 2:50 PM a 13 year old student at Concord Middle School located at 59397 CR 11, was found
to be in possession of approximately 1.5 grams of marijuana. A 14 year old student was also found to be in possession of
approximately .4 grams of marijuana. The marijuana was discovered by school staff following a tip from another person at the
school.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 59397 CR 11,ELKHART,IN
11/12/13 2:53 pm
Date_Incident
13007183 11/13/2013
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
Blotter:
On 11-13-13 at about 2:00 pm, a 12 yr old male student at Northridge Middle School, 56691 Northridge Dr, Middlebury was
disrupting class and then was being defiant and refused to follow directions.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56691 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
11/13/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007173 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter
On 11-12-2013 at 9:28 PM Matthew Flick, 41, reported that a vehicle had driven through his yard located at 30547 Pine Bluff Dr
and damaged the grass before fleeing from the area. It was found that the same vehicle had driven through several yards in the
area causing damage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 30547 Pine Bluff Dr.,Elkhart,IN
11/12/13 9:28 pm
Date_Incident
13007169 11/12/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 11/12/2013 at 4:39PM a subject drove his gray Ford E350 Van off the north side of Spring River Dr crashing into mailboxes
belonging to 23663 Spring River Dr and 23665 Spring River Dr. The driver failed a 3 part standardized field sobriety test and a
blood draw was obtained. Criminal charges will be filed when results are obtained.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: Spring River Dr e CR 13,Elkhart,IN
11/12/13 4:39 pm
Date_Incident
13007186 11/13/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
BLOTTER
On 11/13/13 at 3:30 p.m. Joshuas B. Gallmeyer, 29, advised between 11/09/2013 at 7:01 p.m. and 11/10/2013 at 7:01 a.m.
unknown suspect(s) enetered his unlocked, 2007 Chevy Trail Blazer and removed his wallet and its contents located at 56648
Norman Ct.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 56648 NORMAN CT,ELKHART,IN
11/9/13 7:01 pm
Date_Incident
13007194 11/13/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Unlawful Entry - No Force
Blotter
On 11/13/2013 at approximately 06:42 PM, Missy Royer, 28, reported that sometime between 11/10/2013 at approximately
06:30 PM and 11/11/2013 at approximately 09:30 AM a suspect entered her unlocked shed and stole a riding lawn mower.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 29210 CR 28,ELKHART,IN
11/10/13 6:30 pm
Date_Incident
13007193 11/13/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 11/13/2013 at about 4:24 pm, Loretta Fisher, 58, 30349 N Meadowbrook Ln., reported that she found her husband, Franklin
Fisher, 49, deceased in the residence. The Elkhart County Coroner' s office and the Sheriff's Department investigated at the
scene.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 30439 N MEADOWBROOK LN,Elkhart,IN
11/13/13 3:30 pm
Date_Incident
13007197 11/13/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 11/13/2013 at approximately 7:33pm, Joan Troyer(62) of 23576 Bel Ridge Dr., reported her husband Allen Troyer passing
away after collapsing in their home on 11/13/2013 at approximately 7:30pm. The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
investigated the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 23576 BEL RIDGE DR,Elkhart,IN
11/13/13 7:33 pm
Date_Incident
13007200 11/14/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 11/14/2013 at approximately 12:27am, Damian Pendleton was stopped for a traffic violation on Best Avenue north of Old US
33. Damian Pendleton was found to be driving with a driving status of suspended misdemeanor, and was also found of be in
possession of approximately 4.6 grams of marijuana.. Damian Pendleton was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: BEST AVE NORTH OF OLD US 33,ELKHAR
11/14/13 12:27 am
Date_Incident
13007200 11/14/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 11/14/2013 at approximately 12:27am, Damian Pendleton was stopped for a traffic violation on Best Avenue north of Old US
33. Damian Pendleton was found to be driving with a driving status of suspended misdemeanor, and was also found of be in
possession of approximately 4.6 grams of marijuana.. Damian Pendleton was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: BEST AVE NORTH OF OLD US 33,ELKHAR
11/14/13 12:27 am
Date_Incident
13007201 11/14/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 11/14/2013 at 1:48am, a subject fled from Elkhart County Sheriff's deputies in a maroon 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse from the
area of Country Manor Pl. at White Oak Ct. After a short pursuit, the suspect fled on foot and was not located at this time.
Elkhart County Sheriff Deputies are investigating further.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: WHITE OAK CT//COUNTRY MANOR PL,ELK
11/14/13 1:48 am
Date_Incident
13007201 11/14/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 11/14/2013 at 1:48am, a subject fled from Elkhart County Sheriff's deputies in a maroon 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse from the
area of Country Manor Pl. at White Oak Ct. After a short pursuit, the suspect fled on foot and was not located at this time.
Elkhart County Sheriff Deputies are investigating further.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: WHITE OAK CT//COUNTRY MANOR PL,ELK
11/14/13 1:48 am
Date_Incident
13007202 11/14/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 11-14-2013 at around 1:14 am, Kathryn A. Arwood, 61 of 57782 S. 9th St, reported that shortly after she came home from
work at around 10:45 pm that day. The back door to the house was unlocked. Cash, change, and two rings were stolen from
the residence. Kathryn Arwood stated that she left the back door locked.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: 57782 S 9th ST,Elkhart,IN
11/13/13 4:10 pm
Date_Incident

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