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Elkhart County Police Blotter 1-23-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Thursday, January 23, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
14000505 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01-21-2014 at approximately 10:08am, Yuriy Astakhov, 37, reported finding his father, Vasiliy Astakhov, 66, unconscious and
not breathing, at 57680 9th St. Vasiliy Astakhov was found to be deceased upon the arrival of first responders at approximately
10:10am. The Sheriff's Department and the Coroner's office are investigating.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 57680 9TH ST,ELKHART,IN
1/21/14 10:08 am
Date_Incident
14000525 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
BLOTTER:
ON JAN. 22, 2014 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHILD MOLEST REPORT TO THE
ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 1438 TWIN FLOWER DR,GOSHEN,IN
1/21/14 1:29 pm
Date_Incident
14000507 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter
On 1/21/2014, at approximately 2:17pm, Lydia Sholtey, 37, 67188 Harvest Ct., reported that on 12/30/2013, a suspect opened a
Sears credit card in her name and made unauthorized purchases of $2,448.51.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 67188 HARVEST CT,GOSHEN,IN
12/30/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000508 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft) OTHER
BLOTTER
On 01/21/2014 at 3:30 p.m., Russell Saputo, 37, advised between 01/17/2014 at 9:02 p.m. and 01/18/14 at 7:01 a.m. unknown
suspects removed a Borden Trash Container from his property at 55894 Crestone CIrcle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 55894 CRESTONE Circle,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/17/14 9:02 pm
Date_Incident
14000514 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Theft From Motor Vehicle
Blotter
On 01/21/2014 at approximately 6:06 PM, The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department started a theft investigation after a stolen
license plate was located on a vehicle parked in front of 2250 Cassopolis St lot 26.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 2250 CASSOPOLIS ST,ELKHART,IN
1/21/14 6:06 pm
Date_Incident
14000512 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 1/21/2014 at 4:51PM Donald Neukom, 34, was stopped for a traffic violation at Middleton Run Rd/Middlebury St. Donald
Neukom was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail due to his license status being Habitual Traffic Violator .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: Middleton Run Rd/Middlebury St,Elkhart,IN
1/21/14 4:51 pm
Date_Incident
14000515 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 1/21/2014, at approximately 6:28pm, Tracy Butt, 38, reported that between 1/18/2014 and 4:00pm on 1/21/2014, a suspect
cut the lock off of his storage unit and stole over 250 CD's and multiple racing trophies at 216 S. Benton Street.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 216 S Benton ST,Millersburg,IN
1/18/14 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000513 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On January 21, 2014 around 6:15 pm, Mark Hively, 59, was found to be intoxicated after having gone left of center on SR 15
south of CR 14, and colliding with a semi tractor trailer hauling pigs. Mark Hively refused standard field sobriety testing, but
submitted to a certified chemical test, which he failed with a result of .20 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: SR 15 S CR 14,Bristol,IN
1/21/14 6:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000520 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 1-21-2014 at around 9:00 PM, officer responded to an overdose at 60158 CR 35. Officers determined Mariana Magallanes,
18, had taken too much medication intentionally and had already been taken to IU health Goshen, a 24 hour committal was
completed.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 60158 CR 35,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/21/14 8:30 pm
Date_Incident
14000518 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter:
On January 21, 2014 around 7:59 pm, Julie Slater, 47, reported her 15 year old son shoved her daughter causing pain and
destroying his school issued laptop at 14169 Claire Lane. The son was incarcerated at the juvenile detention center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 14169 CLAIRE Lane,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/21/14 7:59 pm
Date_Incident
14000518 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On January 21, 2014 around 7:59 pm, Julie Slater, 47, reported her 15 year old son shoved her daughter causing pain and
destroying his school issued laptop at 14169 Claire Lane. The son was incarcerated at the juvenile detention center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 14169 CLAIRE Lane,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/21/14 7:59 pm
Date_Incident
14000518 01/21/2014
Nature of Call: Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
Blotter:
On January 21, 2014 around 7:59 pm, Julie Slater, 47, reported her 15 year old son shoved her daughter causing pain and
destroying his school issued laptop at 14169 Claire Lane. The son was incarcerated at the juvenile detention center.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 14169 CLAIRE Lane,MIDDLEBURY,IN
1/21/14 7:59 pm
Date_Incident
14000527 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter:
On 01-22-14 at 9:28am, Rex Pippen (57) of 10695 Veach Dr reported his credit card number or fraudulently obtained duplicate
credit card was used to make 5 purchases from 4 different stores in Utah and Nevada, totalling $564.24.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: GROVE, THAD,3A187
Incident Location: 10695 VEACH DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
12/9/13 12:01 am
Date_Incident
14000530 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
Blotter
On 01/22/2014 at approximately 11:19am, employees of WSJV news station located at 58096 County Road 7 in Elkhart,
received information that a 53 year old female had custody of her four year old and three year old granddaughters and was
refusing to turn them over to the Department of Child Services. The female and the children were later located in St. Joseph
County. An investigation into the incident is being conducted by the Elkhart County Sheriff 's Department,
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 58096 CR 7,Elkhart,IN
1/22/14 11:19 am
Date_Incident
14000535 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Carrying / Possession Of Weapons
Blotter
On 01-22-2014 at around 4pm, Suhail Sanchez 38, of 123 W Hively Ave., reported her 17 year old juvenile son was in
possession of a handgun. The handgun was recovered from the residence and the serial was found to have been removed and
the firearm was stolen. The juvenile was released to the custody of his parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MATTESON, RICHARD,3A210
Incident Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY,ELKAHRT,IN
1/22/14 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000535 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Buying / Receiving / Possessing Stolen Property
Blotter
On 01-22-2014 at around 4pm, Suhail Sanchez 38, of 123 W Hively Ave., reported her 17 year old juvenile son was in
possession of a handgun. The handgun was recovered from the residence and the serial was found to have been removed and
the firearm was stolen. The juvenile was released to the custody of his parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MATTESON, RICHARD,3A210
Incident Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY,ELKAHRT,IN
1/22/14 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000535 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 01-22-2014 at around 4pm, Suhail Sanchez 38, of 123 W Hively Ave., reported her 17 year old juvenile son was in
possession of a handgun. The handgun was recovered from the residence and the serial was found to have been removed and
the firearm was stolen. The juvenile was released to the custody of his parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MATTESON, RICHARD,3A210
Incident Location: 59117 MINUTEMAN WAY,ELKAHRT,IN
1/22/14 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000537 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On January 22, 2014 around 8:56 pm, Mark Boyd, 45, ran off the roadway on CR 16 in the area of 46th St. Mark Boyd was
found to be intoxicated and failed field sobriety testing. Mark Boyd submitted to a certified chemical test with a result of .24
brac. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: CR 16//46th St,Elkhart,IN
1/22/14 8:57 pm
Date_Incident
14000538 01/22/2014
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Other Vehicles
Blotter:
On 1/22/2014 at approximately 10:30pm, Jeremy Wrigley (35), reported his 2006 Arctic Cat F7 Crossfire stolen from his
residence located at 52129 CR 7. The theft occurred between 7:00pm and 8:45pm on 1/22/2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 52129 CR 7,ELKHART,IN
1/22/14 7:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000539 01/23/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01/23/2014 at approximately 12:00am Devon Rhodes (26) was stopped for a traffic violation on Jackson St. west of
Hollywood. Devon Rhodes provided officers with a false name and was found to have never received a driver 's license. Devon
Rhodes was also found to have a driving status of habitual traffic violator . He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: JACKSON ST// HOLLYWOOD,ELKHART,IN
1/23/14 12:00 am
Date_Incident
14000539 01/23/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01/23/2014 at approximately 12:00am Devon Rhodes (26) was stopped for a traffic violation on Jackson St. west of
Hollywood. Devon Rhodes provided officers with a false name and was found to have never received a driver 's license. Devon
Rhodes was also found to have a driving status of habitual traffic violator . He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: JACKSON ST// HOLLYWOOD,ELKHART,IN
1/23/14 12:00 am
Date_Incident
14000539 01/23/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01/23/2014 at approximately 12:00am Devon Rhodes (26) was stopped for a traffic violation on Jackson St. west of
Hollywood. Devon Rhodes provided officers with a false name and was found to have never received a driver 's license. Devon
Rhodes was also found to have a driving status of habitual traffic violator . He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: JACKSON ST// HOLLYWOOD,ELKHART,IN
1/23/14 12:00 am
Date_Incident

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