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Elkhart County Police Blotter 12-5-13

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, December 5, 2013
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
13007660 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12-03-13 at 10:37am, Delmer Spencer (88) reported his Ford pickup was parked in the private parking lot at 24197 CR 16
since 9:30am that morning when another vehicle collided with his truck, causing damage. The other driver let without reporting
the crash. A vehicle description is unavailable at this time.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 24197 CR 16,ELKHART,IN
12/3/13 9:30 am
Date_Incident
13007663 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 12-3-2013 at around 3:05 PM Chavez Calbert, 26, of 4352 Conifer Ln was involved in a two vehicle collision on CR 20 west
of CR 9. Chavez Conifer was found to have operated a motor vehicle while being a Habitual Traffic Violator and was
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: CR 20 W CR 9,ELKHART,IN
12/3/13 3:05 pm
Date_Incident
13007666 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12/3/2013 around 4:30 pm Paula Long, 49 reported a vehicle driven by an acquaintance attempted to run her off the road
as she was driving her Chevy Silverado pickup east on US 20 near CR 27. The accused then left the area.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: US 20 / CR 27,Goshen,IN
12/3/13 4:38 pm
Date_Incident
13007668 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: NON-REPORTABLE OFFENSES
Blotter
On 12/03/2013 at approximately 03:40 PM Vicki Dubbert, 75, was found deceased in her home located at 51311 Maplewood Dr,
Elkhart. A death investigation was started by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 51311 MAPLEWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
12/2/13 7:30 pm
Date_Incident
13007662 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 12-3-2013 at 2:10 PM Lindsay Brill, 27, reported that on 11-26-2013 between 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM a suspect stole her
credit card from an unknown location and later used the credit card to make numerous purchases.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 22713 Old US 20,Elkhart,IN
11/28/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007662 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter
On 12-3-2013 at 2:10 PM Lindsay Brill, 27, reported that on 11-26-2013 between 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM a suspect stole her
credit card from an unknown location and later used the credit card to make numerous purchases.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 22713 Old US 20,Elkhart,IN
11/28/13 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007671 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Shoplifting
Blotter
On 12-3-2013 at 6:50 PM Kip R. Bennett, 52, was arrested on the charge of theft after he was observed attempting to steal
numerous food items, soft drinks, water softener salt, and gloves from the Walmart store located at 30830 Old US 20 around
6:15 PM. He attempted to leave the store without paying for the items.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 30830 OLD US 20,Elkhart,IN
12/3/13 6:50 pm
Date_Incident
13007672 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter:
On 12/3/2013, at approximately 8:18pm, Tamra Yowell, 44, 20210 CR 21, Goshen, reported that on 12/2/2013, at approximately
5:00pm, her 16 year old son was being incorrigible and left home without her permission and has not returned since.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 20210 CR 21,ELKHART,IN
12/2/13 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007672 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12/3/2013, at approximately 8:18pm, Tamra Yowell, 44, 20210 CR 21, Goshen, reported that on 12/2/2013, at approximately
5:00pm, her 16 year old son was being incorrigible and left home without her permission and has not returned since.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 20210 CR 21,ELKHART,IN
12/2/13 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007673 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On 12/03/2013 at approximately 9:58pm Dustin Siders (27) was incarcerated for domestic battery in front of a minor after he
shoved, pushed and placed his hands around his wife's neck causing her pain while at their residence at 54152 Ash Road in the
presence of their five juvenile children.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 54152 ASH ROAD,OSCEOLA,IN
12/3/13 9:58 pm
Date_Incident
13007674 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Public Intoxication
Blotter:
On 12-03-2013 at approximately 11:54 pm, Antwon Davis 24, was found walking in the middle of Bristol Street. He fled on foot
and gave a false name to officers. He was found to be intoxicated, refusing a Certifeid Breath Test around 12:32 am. He was
also found to have a valid Elkhart City Police Department warrant for his arrest. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: Bristol east of Baldwin,Elkhart,IN
12/3/13 11:50 pm
Date_Incident
13007674 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12-03-2013 at approximately 11:54 pm, Antwon Davis 24, was found walking in the middle of Bristol Street. He fled on foot
and gave a false name to officers. He was found to be intoxicated, refusing a Certifeid Breath Test around 12:32 am. He was
also found to have a valid Elkhart City Police Department warrant for his arrest. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: Bristol east of Baldwin,Elkhart,IN
12/3/13 11:50 pm
Date_Incident
13007674 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12-03-2013 at approximately 11:54 pm, Antwon Davis 24, was found walking in the middle of Bristol Street. He fled on foot
and gave a false name to officers. He was found to be intoxicated, refusing a Certifeid Breath Test around 12:32 am. He was
also found to have a valid Elkhart City Police Department warrant for his arrest. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: Bristol east of Baldwin,Elkhart,IN
12/3/13 11:50 pm
Date_Incident
13007676 12/04/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 12/04/2013 at 6:40am, Matthew Kauffman (38), 54700 Thrash Ln, reported a theft from his vehicle which was parked in the
driveway. Taken from the vehicle was a GPS unit and his wallet containing various items . The theft occured between 7:30pm
and 5:30am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 54700 THRASH Lane,ELKHART,IN
12/3/13 7:30 pm
Date_Incident
13007681 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
BLOTTER:
ON DEC. 4, 2013 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A BATTERY REPORT TO THE ELKHART
COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 127 N FIFTH ST,GOSHEN,IN
12/3/13 8:34 pm
Date_Incident
13007670 12/03/2013
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter
On 12-3-2013 at around 5:10 PM Steven Wilkey, 58 of 30180 CR 2 reported that his residence was burglarized between 6:45
AM and 5:10 PM on 12-3-2013. The accused forced open a garage door to the residence and stole several items including
jewelry, money, and a television.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 30180 CR 2,GRANGER,IN
12/3/13 6:45 am
Date_Incident
13007677 12/04/2013
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter:
On 12/04/2013 at 7:25am, Jason Butts (44), 54874 Harmony Ln., reported that his pickup truck was broken in to while parked in
his driveway and removed a GPS unit, a laptop, and miscellaeous tools from the truck. The theft occured between 10pm on
12/03/2013 and 7:00am on 12/04/2013.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 54874 Harmony Lane,Elkhart,IN
12/3/13 10:00 pm
Date_Incident
13007700 12/04/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 12/04/2013 at approximately 06:46 PM My Tran, 19, reported that on 12/04/2013 at approximately 06:46 PM a suspect
driving a semi and trailer crashed into her 2013 Ford Fiesta on US 20 west of SR 19 while changing lanes, and then left the
scene without stopping to make a report.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: US HWY 20 WEST OF SR 19,ELKHART,IN
12/4/13 6:46 pm
Date_Incident
13007704 12/05/2013
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 12-05-2013 at approximately 1:08 am, Nicholas Kessler, 25, was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug
paraphernalia at 224 S 6th Street. He also had a valid Elkhart County Sheriff's Department warrant. He was incarcerated.
Jason Laffoon, 33, was also found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was cited and released for the
violations.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 224 S 6TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
12/5/13 1:08 am
Date_Incident
13007704 12/05/2013
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 12-05-2013 at approximately 1:08 am, Nicholas Kessler, 25, was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug
paraphernalia at 224 S 6th Street. He also had a valid Elkhart County Sheriff's Department warrant. He was incarcerated.
Jason Laffoon, 33, was also found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was cited and released for the
violations.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 224 S 6TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
12/5/13 1:08 am
Date_Incident
13007703 12/04/2013
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 12/4/2013 at 11:50pm, Danny Buck, 54, was stopped for a traffic violation on Ash Road at Old US 20. Danny Buck was
found to be Operating While intoxicated after failing Field Sobriety Testing and found to have a .20 BrAC at 1:12am, and
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: ASH RD NORTH OLD US HWY 20,ELKHAR
12/4/13 11:50 pm
Date_Incident

 

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