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Elkhart County Police Blotter 1-28-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
14000648 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01/26/2013 around 1:15am Kevin Whatley, 58, was pronounced deceased at 1512 Johnson St. No foul play was involved.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: 1512 Johnson ST,ELKHART,IN
1/26/14 1:15 am
Date_Incident
14000650 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 1/26/2014 at 4:03am, Scott Wilkins (35) was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated following a traffic crash at the
intersection of CR 40 and CR 21. Scott Wilkins failed field sobriety tests and had a . 11 BrAC.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: CR 40/CR 21,Goshen,IN
1/26/14 1:30 am
Date_Incident
14000655 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 1/26/2014 at approximately 2:45pm, Elizabeth Baldwin (23) reported that a Joseph Baldwin (26) had attempted suicide at
54111 Northwood Dr by cutting his arms. Joseph Baldwin was transported to Elkhart General Hospital and admitted for a 24
hour committal.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 54111 NORTHWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
1/26/14 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000649 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 1/26/2013 at 2:23 am, a traffic crash was reported on US 20 west of CR 17. A 24 year old female was found to be
intoxicated, refusing Standard Field Sobriety Testing and a Certified Chemical test . A search warrant was obtained and charges
are pending blood draw results.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: US 20//CR 17,ELKHART,IN
1/26/14 2:23 am
Date_Incident
14000649 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 1/26/2013 at 2:23 am, a traffic crash was reported on US 20 west of CR 17. A 24 year old female was found to be
intoxicated, refusing Standard Field Sobriety Testing and a Certified Chemical test . A search warrant was obtained and charges
are pending blood draw results.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: US 20//CR 17,ELKHART,IN
1/26/14 2:23 am
Date_Incident
14000657 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: Battery/OTHER ASSAULTS
Blotter
On 01/26/2014 at approximately 3:07pm, Wade Manges(48) of 19 e North St. Milford, reported being punched in the chest by
known juvenile suspect at 68254 North Jackson St. He suffered pain from the incident. An investigation was started.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 68254 N Jackson ST,New Paris,IN
1/26/14 3:07 pm
Date_Incident
14000657 01/26/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 01/26/2014 at approximately 3:07pm, Wade Manges(48) of 19 e North St. Milford, reported being punched in the chest by
known juvenile suspect at 68254 North Jackson St. He suffered pain from the incident. An investigation was started.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 68254 N Jackson ST,New Paris,IN
1/26/14 3:07 pm
Date_Incident
14000659 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: NON-REPORTABLE OFFENSES
Blotter
On 01/27/2014 at approximately 1:48 am, Nicholas Thrasher, 33, was found to have consumed an unknown amount of
prescription medications and made comments about killing himself at 175 Timberbrook Circle. Nicholas Thrasher was
transported to the Elkhart General Hospital for a 24 hour emergency detention and a psychological evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: 175 TIMBERBROOK CIRCLE,BRISTOL,IN
1/27/14 1:48 am
Date_Incident
14000669 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Rape by force
Blotter
On 1-27-2014 at 9:27am a representative of Kalamazoo County, MI Dept of Human Services reported that she received a report
of a juvenile who was raped in December 2007 at a residence located in Elkhart County.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 57081 OSAGE,GOSHEN,IN
12/1/07 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14000671 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 1-27-2013 at around 10:07 Am officers of Community Corrections, 201 N Cottage, advised they had located a 23 year old
male in possession of a possible synthetic drug during a ward check at 9:05 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STANFILL, SHANNON R,3A244
Incident Location: 201 N COTTAGE,Goshen,IN
1/27/14 9:05 am
Date_Incident
14000675 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 01/27/2014 at approximately 1:30 pm, Bud Warner (48) of Elkhart Community Corrections 201 North Cottage Ave. Goshen,
reported possible synthetic cannabinoid found on a suspect at the Elkhart County Community Corrections facility at about 11:30
am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: 201 N COTTAGE AVE,GOSHEN,IN
1/27/14 11:30 am
Date_Incident
14000686 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 1/27/2014, at approximately 7:30pm, Amber Carlton, 28, was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for a 24 hour emergency
detention after she attempted to harm herself by drinking alcohol and taking prescription medication. The incident occurred at
59901 Lynn Drive.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: 59901 LYNN DR,ELKHART,IN
1/27/14 4:30 pm
Date_Incident
14000688 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 1-27-2014 at around 9:03pm, Jeffery Owen Wright, 47, was found to have crashed his snowmobile in the area of Shore
Drive and Deer Run Trail. He was found to have operated the snowmobile while intoxicated after failing field sobriety tests and
a chemical test, which showed him to have a .10 BrAC. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: BELL AVE. E SR 19,ELKHART,IN
1/27/14 9:03 pm
Date_Incident
14000688 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 1-27-2014 at around 9:03pm, Jeffery Owen Wright, 47, was found to have crashed his snowmobile in the area of Shore
Drive and Deer Run Trail. He was found to have operated the snowmobile while intoxicated after failing field sobriety tests and
a chemical test, which showed him to have a .10 BrAC. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: BELL AVE. E SR 19,ELKHART,IN
1/27/14 9:03 pm
Date_Incident
14000661 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 01-27-2014 at around 4:01 am, Bryce W. Lapine, 26 of Mishawaka, reported being the victim of a hit and run crash on
SR 19 south of CR 30. Bryce Lapine reported that the accused vehicle was a red pickup truck that left northbound on SR 19.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: SR 19 SOUTH OF CR 30,ELKHART,IN
1/27/14 4:01 am
Date_Incident
14000673 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft) OTHER
Blotter:
On 01-27-2014 at approximately 10:05 am, Ronnie Cloud (69) of 55698 Willowbend Blvd, reported a theft at his residence
sometime between 01-23-2014 8:00 am and 01-23-2014 10:30 am. Ronnie Cloud reported that a male subject stole his Dish
Network modem, a 12 Gauge Winchester 1100 shotgun, and a 12 gauge 1918 Armstrong Shotgun.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: 55698 WILLOWBEND BLVD,BRISTOL,IN
1/23/14 8:00 am
Date_Incident
14000676 01/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 1-27-2014 at 1:21 PM Lori A. Yoder-Meyer, 44, reported that on the same date between 8:00 AM and 1:10 PM a suspect
struck her residence located at 54220 Stonebridge Dr, Elkhart with a vehicle before fleeing from the scene.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 54220 Stonebridge Dr.,Elkhart,IN
1/27/14 8:00 am
Date_Incident
14000690 01/28/2014
Nature of Call: NON-REPORTABLE OFFENSES
Blotter:
On 01-28-2014 at approximately 1:54 am, Phillip Vincze, 37, was found to have been making comments about killing himself,
and took an unknown amount of prescription medications at 22030 CR 10 in an attempt to harm himself. Phillip Vincze was
transported to the Elkhart General Hospital for a 24 hour emergency detention and a psychological evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 22030 CR 10,ELKHART,IN
1/28/14 1:54 am
Date_Incident
14000691 01/28/2014
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 1-28-2014 at appoximately 2:40 am, David Whisler, 56, reported a burglary at his place of business at 57475 CR 3. He
reported that suspects entered a fenced area and removed two televisions from RVs . He reported that the incident occurred
around 2:40 am on 1-28-2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 57475 CR 3,Elkhart,IN
1/28/14 2:30 am
Date_Incident

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