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Elkhart County Police Blotter 2-21-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, February 21, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
14001265 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: ALL OTHER LARCENY
Blotter:
On 2/19/2014 at 12:20am, Tisha Troyer, 32, 24771 Christina Ln, Elkhart, reported theft. On 2/18/2014 at around 11:00pm, a
suspect entered her residence through an unlocked door and stole two televisions.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: 24771 CHRISTINA Lane,Elkhart,IN
2/18/14 11:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001275 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter:
On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:30am, Craig A Nelson(59) of 60070 CR13 reported his 37 year old step-son made a
threatening statement to harm someone which Craig A Nelson perceived the threat to be real . The Elkhart County Sheriff
Department is currently investigating.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 60070 CR13,ELKHART,IN
2/18/14 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001278 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 2-19-14 at approximately 11:16am a 51 year old male was observed operating a 2003 Freightliner Semi Tractor-trailer at
17103 St Rd 4 Goshen, IN by employees of Mobile Climate Control. He was at Mobile Climate Control to pick up a shipment
and was observed by the shipping personnel to appear to be intoxicated. He was not operating the vehicle when police arrived.
He had a strong odor of an acoholic beverage on his breath and had very unsteady balance. He failed field sobriety tests and
was administered a chemical test that showed he had a .11% BrAC. He was released and a warrant is being requested for his
arrest for Operating While Intoxicated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DIAMOND, MARK,3A173
Incident Location: 17103 SR 4,GOSHEN,IN
2/19/14 11:16 am
Date_Incident
14001280 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Disorderly Conduct
Blotter
On 02/19/2014 at about 2:52 pm, Stephen Troyer, 31, assistant principal at Northridge High School, 56779 Northridge Dr.,
reported that at around 2:00 pm, a 17 year old student became unruly in a classroom, throwing chairs and knocking items over
in an angry outburst. The student was released to a parent.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LANZEN, DAVID W,3A227
Incident Location: 56799 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
2/19/14 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001272 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 02-19-2014 at approximately 8:04am Bradley Thompson, 49, reported a Burglary and Auto Theft to his business at
Thompson Landscaping, 62011 SR 19, Elkhart, IN. Bradley Thompson reported suspect's forced entry by breaking out a glass
panel to the business south entry door gaining access to the business. The suspect's gained access to a set of keys to a 2005
Chevrolet 2500 Pickup and left the property with the pickup truck without the business's permission. This occurred between
02-18-2014:15pm and 02-19-2014, 8:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFF,3A189
Incident Location: 62011 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
2/18/14 4:15 pm
Date_Incident
14001272 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Motor Vehicle Theft : Trucks And Buses
Blotter:
On 02-19-2014 at approximately 8:04am Bradley Thompson, 49, reported a Burglary and Auto Theft to his business at
Thompson Landscaping, 62011 SR 19, Elkhart, IN. Bradley Thompson reported suspect's forced entry by breaking out a glass
panel to the business south entry door gaining access to the business. The suspect's gained access to a set of keys to a 2005
Chevrolet 2500 Pickup and left the property with the pickup truck without the business's permission. This occurred between
02-18-2014:15pm and 02-19-2014, 8:00am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: STUTSMAN, JEFF,3A189
Incident Location: 62011 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
2/18/14 4:15 pm
Date_Incident
14001281 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Not Applicable
Blotter
On 02/19/2014 at approximately 04:12 PM Gregory Williams, 57, was found to be a threat to others has he made threatening
comments to friends and family at his residence located at 50984 CR 15. Gregory Williams was found to be a schizophrenic
and transported to Oaklawn for a psychiatric evaluation.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HOIEN, CHAD S,3A272
Incident Location: 50984 CR. 15,ELKHART,IN
2/19/14 4:12 pm
Date_Incident
14001285 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On February 19, 2014 around 8:30 pm, Lawrence Cummings, 41, was found to be operating a vehicle on CR 108, east of CR
131. The vehicle was stopped in the roadway, obstructing traffic. Lawrence Cummings was found to be intoxicated and
submitted to a certified chemical test with the result of .46 bac at 9:58 pm. He was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: AHLERSMEYER, ANDREW,3A237
Incident Location: CR 108 E CR 131,Bristol,IN
2/19/14 7:36 pm
Date_Incident
14001284 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 2/19/2014 at 7:38PM Tiffany Smith, 31, was stopped for a traffic violation at CR 6 east of CR 9. She false information about
her identity, and was found to have a warrant. She was incarcerated for a local warrant, driving while license suspended-prior,
and false informing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: CR 6 east CR 9 west bound,Elkhart,IN
2/19/14 7:38 pm
Date_Incident
14001284 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 2/19/2014 at 7:38PM Tiffany Smith, 31, was stopped for a traffic violation at CR 6 east of CR 9. She false information about
her identity, and was found to have a warrant. She was incarcerated for a local warrant, driving while license suspended-prior,
and false informing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: CR 6 east CR 9 west bound,Elkhart,IN
2/19/14 7:38 pm
Date_Incident
14001286 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
blotter:
On 02/19/2014 at approximately 8:22pm, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department responded to 58332 CR 9 for a complaint of
harrassment. When officers arrived on scene, they located the accused subject, Justin Dale Johns, 24. Justin Johns was found
to be in possesion of paraphernalia and marijuana, as well as manufacturing methamphetamine and was incarcerated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 58332 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
2/19/14 8:22 pm
Date_Incident
14001286 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
blotter:
On 02/19/2014 at approximately 8:22pm, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department responded to 58332 CR 9 for a complaint of
harrassment. When officers arrived on scene, they located the accused subject, Justin Dale Johns, 24. Justin Johns was found
to be in possesion of paraphernalia and marijuana, as well as manufacturing methamphetamine and was incarcerated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 58332 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
2/19/14 8:22 pm
Date_Incident
14001286 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
blotter:
On 02/19/2014 at approximately 8:22pm, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department responded to 58332 CR 9 for a complaint of
harrassment. When officers arrived on scene, they located the accused subject, Justin Dale Johns, 24. Justin Johns was found
to be in possesion of paraphernalia and marijuana, as well as manufacturing methamphetamine and was incarcerated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 58332 CR 9,ELKHART,IN
2/19/14 8:22 pm
Date_Incident
14001287 02/19/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 02/19/2014 around 11:42pm Kayla Inbody, 20, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 38 west of CR 19. Kayla Inbody was
found to be possessing .3 grams of marijuana. Kayla Inbody was arrested and released with a citation with a promise to appear
in Elkhart Magistrate Court.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: CR 38 WEST OF CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
2/19/14 11:42 pm
Date_Incident
14001288 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 02-20-2014 at around 1:40 am, Joshua A. Lepponen-Wilson was cited and released for Possession of Marijuana and
Possession of Paraphernalia after being stopped for a traffic violation in the area of CR 4 east of CR 33.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: CR 4 EAST OF CR 33,BRISTOL,IN
2/20/14 1:40 am
Date_Incident
14001290 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter: On 2/20/2014 at 3:57am, Alan Arnold, 51, was found to be Operating While Intoxicated after a traffic crash on CR 17
north of CR 45. Alan Arnold failed a Three Part Field sobriety testing and was found to have a .13 BrAC at 5:28am, and
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HUFF, RYAN E,3A265
Incident Location: CR 17 NORTH CR 45,GOSHEN,IN
2/20/14 3:43 am
Date_Incident
14001289 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 02/20/2014 around 2:22am Tobias Mullet, 25, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 38 east of CR 19. Tobias Mullet was
found to be operating a vehicle while impaired after failing a three part field sobriety test and a Drug Recognition Evaluation.
Tobias Mullet was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for operating while intoxicated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: CR 38 E CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
2/20/14 2:22 am
Date_Incident
14001289 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 02/20/2014 around 2:22am Tobias Mullet, 25, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 38 east of CR 19. Tobias Mullet was
found to be operating a vehicle while impaired after failing a three part field sobriety test and a Drug Recognition Evaluation.
Tobias Mullet was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for operating while intoxicated .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: CR 38 E CR 19,GOSHEN,IN
2/20/14 2:22 am
Date_Incident
14001302 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
BLOTTER:
ON FEB. 20, 2014 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A BATTERY ON CHILD REPORT TO THE
ELKHART COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 64071 CR 35,GOSHEN,IN
2/20/14 10:18 am
Date_Incident
14001310 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter:
On 02/20/2014 at approximately 9:29pm, Crystal Dodd, 21, reported her boyfriend, Xavier Weaver, 21, with whom she has a
child in common, shoved her, grabbed her left arm attempting to pull her out of her vehicle, and slammed the door of the vehicle
into the left side of her head, causing her intense pain and discomfort, during an argument that occurred while sitting at a stop
sign, at the intersection of Modrell Ave and Johnson St, in the presence of their three month old daughter. Xavier Weaver was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 54662 Thrash Lane,Elkhart,IN
2/20/14 9:29 pm
Date_Incident
14001309 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 2/20/2014 at approximately 8:30pm, Justin Moore (27), was the driver in a single vehicle crash at the intersection of CR 1
and CR 8. Justin Moore was arrested at the intersection of CR 1 and CR 8 after failing standardized field sobriety tests and later
failed a drug recognition exam. A pipe used for smoking illegal substances was found inside Justin Moore 's car. Justin Moore
was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: CR 1 / CR 8,Elkhart,IN
2/20/14 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001309 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Sale / Make Marijuana
Blotter:
On 2/20/2014 at approximately 8:30pm, Justin Moore (27), was the driver in a single vehicle crash at the intersection of CR 1
and CR 8. Justin Moore was arrested at the intersection of CR 1 and CR 8 after failing standardized field sobriety tests and later
failed a drug recognition exam. A pipe used for smoking illegal substances was found inside Justin Moore 's car. Justin Moore
was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: CR 1 / CR 8,Elkhart,IN
2/20/14 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001309 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 2/20/2014 at approximately 8:30pm, Justin Moore (27), was the driver in a single vehicle crash at the intersection of CR 1
and CR 8. Justin Moore was arrested at the intersection of CR 1 and CR 8 after failing standardized field sobriety tests and later
failed a drug recognition exam. A pipe used for smoking illegal substances was found inside Justin Moore 's car. Justin Moore
was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: CR 1 / CR 8,Elkhart,IN
2/20/14 8:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001311 02/20/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 02/20/2014, around 10:47pm John Austin 30, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 17 south of SR 120, he was found to
be intoxicated after he failed standardized field sobriety test at the scene and was found to have . 11 BrAC around 11:28pm on
chemical test and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 17 south of SR 120,elkhart,IN
2/20/14 10:47 pm
Date_Incident

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