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Elkhart County Police Blotter 2-28-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Friday, February 28, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
14001417 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Dangerous Narcotics
Blotter:
On 02-26-2014 at around 2:41 am, the Eklhart County Sheriff's Department investigated a report of a subject possibly using
drugs in the public bathroom at 58458 SR 19. Robert B. Newcomb, 32, was located and arrested for a valid Ekhart County
Warrant and for possession of a Schedule III Narcotic.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: 58458 SR 19,Elkhart,IN
2/26/14 2:41 am
Date_Incident
14001448 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Offenses Against The Family And Children
BLOTTER:
ON FEB. 27, 2014 THE INDIANA DEPT. OF CHILD SERVICES FORWARDED A CHINS REPORT TO THE ELKHART
COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BLOUGH, BETTE E,3C709
Incident Location: 1103 N 7TH ST,GOSHEN,IN
2/26/14 10:13 am
Date_Incident
14001462 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
BLOTTER:
ON FEB. 27, 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: 23262 US 20,ELKHART,IN
2/26/14 10:40 am
Date_Incident
14001431 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 02/26/2014, Joseph Bliss, 44, reported a vehicle collision that occurred in the parking lot of 58277 SR 19 in Elkhart, involving
his 2003 Toyota truck and a second unknown vehicle. After the unidentified vehicle collided with the driver's side of the parked
Toyota truck, causing damage, it left the scene without notification. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 58277 SR 19,ELKHART,IN
2/26/14 1:50 pm
Date_Incident
14001435 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 2/27/2014 at 6:29PM two suspects were stopped for a traffic violation at CR 17/Verdant St. 3 unopened packages of
suspected synthetic marijuana were found in the vehicle. Criminal charges are pending lab testing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: CR 17/Verdant,Elkhart,IN
2/26/14 6:29 pm
Date_Incident
14001433 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Forgery And Counterfeiting
Blotter:
On 02/26/2014 at approximately 3:15pm, Brian W. Foy, 57, reported that one of his tenants had forged his signature on a lease
agreement in Elkhart County. Brian Foy could not advise a specific time or date that this incident occurred, but stated he would
contact law enforcement when he had more information.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 30455 CR 16,ELKHART,IN
2/26/14 3:15 pm
Date_Incident
14001438 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 02/26/2014 around 10:33pm Kimberly Stanton, 48, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 at the CR 4 intersection.
Kimberly Stanton was found to be operating a while intoxicated after failing a three part field sobriety test and having a .09 BrAC
after submitting to a Certified Chemical test at 11:29pm. Kimberly Stanton had a previous conviction for operating while
intoxicated in 2010, she was incarcerated for operating while intoxicated-felony.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: SR 19//CR 4,ELKHART,IN
2/26/14 10:33 pm
Date_Incident
14001439 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
blotter:
On 02/27/2014 at approximately 12:17am, Amy Hardy, 40, was stopped on CR 6, east of SR 19 for a traffic violation. Amy Hardy
failed field sobriety tests and had a certified chemical breath test with a result of .16 BRAC at 1:36am. Amy Hardy was
incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: SR 19 NORTH CR 6,ELKHART,IN
2/27/14 12:17 am
Date_Incident
14001437 02/26/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 02-26-2014 at approximately 9:59 pm, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department investigated a single vehicle crash of a
vehicle into a utility pole in the area of SR 15 north of CR 42. The driver of the vehicle, Aaron J. Cart, 20, was uninjured and
arrested for operating a vehicle while impaired by a drug. Aaron Cart failed standardized field sobriety tests, and submitted to a
Drug Recognition Evaluation and a blood draw. Aaron Cart also submitted to a certified chemical breath test with a result of .00
BrAC at approximately 11:45 pm The Drug Recognition Evaluation indicated that Aaron Cart was under the influence of
synthetic Marijuana / Cannabis. The results of the blood draw are pending.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEEPER, ADAM D,3A245
Incident Location: SR 15 NORTH OF CR 42,GOSHEN,IN
2/26/14 9:59 pm
Date_Incident
14001464 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 02-27-2014 at apprximately 9:00am Pamela Bailey, 59 was found deceased at her residence, located at 58198 Whipporwill
Lane, by family members that she resided with. The cause of death for Pamela Bailey is still under investigation by the Elkhart
County Coroner's Office.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 58198 WHIPPORWILL Lane,ELKHART,IN
2/26/14 9:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001447 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter: On 02/27/2014 at approximately 5:45am, 35 year old Jerone Williams of South Bend was operating the accused vehicle
headed eastbound on the US 20 Bypass west of SR 19. He was involved in a hit and run collision where the other driver left the
scene. Williams' was found to have operated a vehicle while his driver's license status was suspended-prior. He was cited and
released for Driving While Suspended-Prior.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BRADBERRY, JAMES,3A166
Incident Location: US 20 W SR 19,Elkhart,IN
2/27/14 5:45 am
Date_Incident
14001447 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter: On 02/27/2014 at approximately 5:45am, 35 year old Jerone Williams of South Bend was operating the accused vehicle
headed eastbound on the US 20 Bypass west of SR 19. He was involved in a hit and run collision where the other driver left the
scene. Williams' was found to have operated a vehicle while his driver's license status was suspended-prior. He was cited and
released for Driving While Suspended-Prior.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BRADBERRY, JAMES,3A166
Incident Location: US 20 W SR 19,Elkhart,IN
2/27/14 5:45 am
Date_Incident
14001478 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: Runaways
Blotter
On 2/27/2014 at approximately 2:40pm, Robert Frazier (47) of 27404 Bison Ridge, reported his 17 year old son a runaway after
his son refused to return home after being told to do so.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 27404 Bison Ridge,Elkhart,IN
2/26/14 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001484 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Opium / Cocaine
Blotter
On 2/27/2014 at approximately 2:20pm, Elkhart County Sheriff's Department jail staff reported finding .2grams of a substance
testing positive for opiates on Thomas Maddox(41) of 57770 Roys Ave, Elkhart. Thomas Maddox was incarcerated at the time
of the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,Elkhart,IN
2/27/14 2:20 pm
Date_Incident
14001483 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 02/27/2014 at approximately 3:50pm, a collision occurred at the intersection of SR 120 and CR 17 in Elkhart. The collision
involved a beige Chevrolet Tahoe and a green Ford Ranger. The driver of the Ford Ranger, 52 year old Cindi Powers, was
found to be in possession of paraphernalia and marijuana with a prior charge. Cindi Powers was incarcerated at the Elkhart
County Sheriff's Department for possession of paraphernalia and felony possession of marijuana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: CR 17/SR 120,Elkhart,IN
2/27/14 3:50 pm
Date_Incident
14001483 02/27/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 02/27/2014 at approximately 3:50pm, a collision occurred at the intersection of SR 120 and CR 17 in Elkhart. The collision
involved a beige Chevrolet Tahoe and a green Ford Ranger. The driver of the Ford Ranger, 52 year old Cindi Powers, was
found to be in possession of paraphernalia and marijuana with a prior charge. Cindi Powers was incarcerated at the Elkhart
County Sheriff's Department for possession of paraphernalia and felony possession of marijuana.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: CR 17/SR 120,Elkhart,IN
2/27/14 3:50 pm
Date_Incident
14001495 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 02/28/2014 at approximately 3:12am, Ben Mausar III, 21, was stopped on Franklin St, east of SR 19 for traffic violations, he
failed field sobriety tests and had a certified chemical breath test with a result of .10 BRAC at 4:08am. Ben Mausar III was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: SR 19 SOUTH OLD US HWY 33,ELKHART,I
2/28/14 3:12 am
Date_Incident
14001501 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Vandalism
BLOTTER:
On 02/28/2014 at 9:15 a.m., Frances Beard, 37, advised on 02/24/2014 at 3:34 p.m., unknown suspect(s) broke the rear
window of her vehicle located a 58022 Roys Avenue..
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 58022 ROYS Ave,ELKHART,IN
2/24/14 3:34 pm
Date_Incident

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