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Elkhart County Police Blotter 3-3-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Monday, March 3, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
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
14001502 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
Blotter:
On 2-28-2014 at 8:17 PM a 57 year old female reported that on 2-24-2014 1:00 PM she was battered by an acquaintance at her
residence located at 21852 State Line road.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WALSH, MATTHEW J.,3A249
Incident Location: 21852 STATE LINE ROAD,BRISTOL,IN
2/24/14 1:00 pm
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
14001504 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Sex Offenses
Blotter
On 02-27-2014 Holly Crume (43) reported that her 14 year old daughter may be the victim of child solicitation. The daughter had
been receiving inappropriate messages via Facebook and Instagram from an adult male indicating his desire to have
inappropriate physical contact.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: DALY, MICHAEL,3A214
Incident Location: 3029 CRABTREE Lane,ELKHART,IN
7/22/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001509 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 2/28/2014 at around 12:43 pm, Gari Leon Napier, 49, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 south of Indiana Ave,
Nappanee. He was found to be operating while having a license status of Habitual Traffic Violator - Life. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: S Main St south of Indiana Ave,Nappanee,IN
2/28/14 12:43 pm
Date_Incident
14001508 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Vandalism
Blotter:
On 02-28-2014 at approximately 12:29pm Misty Busby, 35 reported for Hazen' s BP , located at 30990 Old US Hwy 20, that on
02-28-2014 between 11:15am and 11:30am an unknown subject attempted to leave the service station with the gas pump still
attached to the vehicle. Misty Busby attempted to speak with the driver of the vehicle and he refused to give any of his
information and left the service station.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SNYDER, JAMES,3A215
Incident Location: 30990 OLD US HWY 20,ELKHART,IN
2/28/14 11:15 am
Date_Incident
14001510 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 02/28/2014 around 1:48pm Armando Alvarez-Conchola, 32, was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 19 north of US 20.
Armando Alvarez-Conchola was found to have never received a license and he has a prior conviction for operating while never
receiving a license. Armando Alvarez-Conchola was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: SR 19 NORTH OF US 20,ELKHART,IN
2/28/14 1:48 pm
Date_Incident
14001513 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 02/28/2014 at aproximately 2:50pm, Robert Reed, 47, was stopped on SR 19 north CR 24 for a traffic violation. Robert Reed
was found to be driving a motor vehicle with a driver's license status of suspended with a prior conviction for driving while
suspended. Robert Reed was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: SR 19 SOUTH CR 24,ELKHART,IN
2/28/14 2:50 pm
Date_Incident
14001519 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 2/28/2014 at around 5:44 pm, Gabriel Escobar Ortiz, 33, was stopped for a traffic violation on CR 13 south of CR 45. He
was found to be intoxicated, failing a field sobriety test and a chemical breath test with a .10 BrAC. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: CR 13 south of CR 45,Elkhart,IN
2/28/14 5:44 pm
Date_Incident
14001525 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014 at around 1:32am, a 17 year old juvenile female was brought to to 26861 CR 26, by her mother, Jamie Smith,
40, after learning that her daughter had illegally consumed alcoholic beverages at an unknown location in Elkhart County.The 17
year old juvenile female was found having illegally consumed an alcoholic beverage and was arrested and released to her
mother.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 412 CRYSTAL VALLEY DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
3/1/14 1:32 am
Date_Incident
14001524 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014 at approximately 12:37am Ashley Robinson (24) reported that someone crashed into her vehicle and left the
scene while it was parked in the parking lot of 51425 SR 19 at approximately 12:27am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: 51425 SR 19,46514,IN
3/1/14 12:37 am
Date_Incident
14001515 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Fraud
Blotter:
On 2/28/2014 at approximately 3:39pm, Ronny Christopher Jr(36) of 55699 Sheridan Blvd. Elkhart, reported someone writing an
$87.00 check using his checking account on 2/19/2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 55699 SHERIDAN BLVD,ELKHART,IN
2/19/14 12:00 am
Date_Incident
14001511 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Burglary : Forcible Entry
Blotter:
On 2/28/2014 at 3:00PM George Seese, 29, reported that 12 recreational vehicles were broken into by damaging the entry door,
and televisions were stolen from the business Can-Am transports at 28875 CR 20 between 1/31/2014 at 5:00PM and 2/5/2014
at 8:30AM.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 28875 CR 20,ELKHART,IN
1/30/14 5:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001521 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Synthetic Narcotics
Blotter:
On 2/28/2014 at 7:30PM Clinton Clements, 43, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia at
his residence of 328 W High St Apt B Elkhart, IN after a welfare check was performed at his residence. The investigation will be
forwarded to the prosecutor pending lab results.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 328 W HIGH ST,ELKHART,IN
2/28/14 7:21 pm
Date_Incident
14001521 02/28/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 2/28/2014 at 7:30PM Clinton Clements, 43, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia at
his residence of 328 W High St Apt B Elkhart, IN after a welfare check was performed at his residence. The investigation will be
forwarded to the prosecutor pending lab results.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: 328 W HIGH ST,ELKHART,IN
2/28/14 7:21 pm
Date_Incident
14001528 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: ALL OTHER LARCENY
Blotter
On 03-01-2014 at approximately 9:44 am, Jose A. Cedeno (53) of 23293 Ronda Dr, reported that a suspect stole an Emerson
air conditioner unit from his church, True Vine Tabernacle, at 54365 Independence, sometime between 02-22-2014 9:00 am and
03-01-2014 9:00 am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: JASTRZEMBSKI, STEVEN A,3A241
Incident Location: 54365 INDEPENDENCE DRIVE,ELKHART,IN
2/22/14 9:00 am
Date_Incident
14001535 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014 around 1:45pm Dionicio Perez, 33, was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a drivers license with a
suspended-prior status on Pleasant Plain south of Hively. Dionicio Perez was operating the vehicle without insurance and has a
previous conviction. Dionicio Perez was incacerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: PLEASANT PLAIN//HIVELY,ELKHART,IN
3/1/14 1:45 pm
Date_Incident
14001535 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014 around 1:45pm Dionicio Perez, 33, was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a drivers license with a
suspended-prior status on Pleasant Plain south of Hively. Dionicio Perez was operating the vehicle without insurance and has a
previous conviction. Dionicio Perez was incacerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BYLER, BRYANT T,3A274
Incident Location: PLEASANT PLAIN//HIVELY,ELKHART,IN
3/1/14 1:45 pm
Date_Incident
14001537 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 3/1/2014 at approximately 2:53pm, Derek Thomas(18) of 58215 Jefferson Ridge, Goshen, was committed for an emergency
24hr commitment at Goshen Hospital after sending suicidal text messages to family members.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 58215 Jefferson Ridge,Goshen,IN
3/1/14 2:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001548 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 03/012014 at around 9:00 pm Paul Strycker, 37, reported that 52 year old male violated a court ordered no contact order by
contacting his 15 year old daughter through social media. Paul Strycker reported that the incident occurred between 02/04/2014
and 02/20/2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: HORNER, TODD M,3A248
Incident Location: 54152 ASH RD,ELKHART,IN
2/4/14 10:00 am
Date_Incident
14001540 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Fraud
bLOTTER:
On 03/01/2014 at approximately 4:00pm, Dorothy Stutzman, 61, reported the theft of her identity by an unknown person in an
unknown location who was attempting to open several credit cards in her name. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: 61420 CR 133,GOSHEN,IN
3/1/14 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001545 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 03/01/2014 at approximately 06:30pm, a 17 year old female reported that Darrell Borkholder, 47, was found to be
unconscious while a passenger in a vehicle located at the intersection of SR 4 and CR 35 in Elkhart County. Darrell Borkholder
was transported to Goshen Hospital and declared deceased. The investigation is ongoing.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: CORTEZ, JENNIFER,3A258
Incident Location: CR 35// SR 4,Goshen,IN
3/1/14 6:29 pm
Date_Incident
14001552 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at around 11:20 pm, Matthew Robert Izak, 22, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33
southeast of Sunnyside Ave. He was found to be impaired with a minor in the vehicle. He failed a field sobriety test and
refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition Evaluation, and drug screen. He was found to be in possession of marijuana and
drug paraphernalia. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 // Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 11:20 am
Date_Incident
14001552 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at around 11:20 pm, Matthew Robert Izak, 22, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33
southeast of Sunnyside Ave. He was found to be impaired with a minor in the vehicle. He failed a field sobriety test and
refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition Evaluation, and drug screen. He was found to be in possession of marijuana and
drug paraphernalia. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 // Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 11:20 am
Date_Incident
14001552 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at around 11:20 pm, Matthew Robert Izak, 22, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33
southeast of Sunnyside Ave. He was found to be impaired with a minor in the vehicle. He failed a field sobriety test and
refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition Evaluation, and drug screen. He was found to be in possession of marijuana and
drug paraphernalia. He was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 // Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 11:20 am
Date_Incident
14001553 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014, around 11:30pm Joshua R Miller, 20, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 6 west of CR 7, he was found in
possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and incarcerated. Colt Haringer, 19, was the right front seat passenger and
was found in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 6 west of CR 7,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 11:30 pm
Date_Incident
14001553 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/01/2014, around 11:30pm Joshua R Miller, 20, was stopped for traffic violations on CR 6 west of CR 7, he was found in
possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and incarcerated. Colt Haringer, 19, was the right front seat passenger and
was found in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: CR 6 west of CR 7,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 11:30 pm
Date_Incident
14001557 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 3/02/2014 at 1:10AM Marco Sanchez, 26, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone at US 33/Sunnyside Ave.
He failed standard field sobriety and refused a certified chemical test at 1:44AM. He was incarcerated for operating while
intoxicated and never receiving a license.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: US 33/Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/2/14 1:10 am
Date_Incident
14001557 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 3/02/2014 at 1:10AM Marco Sanchez, 26, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone at US 33/Sunnyside Ave.
He failed standard field sobriety and refused a certified chemical test at 1:44AM. He was incarcerated for operating while
intoxicated and never receiving a license.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: US 33/Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/2/14 1:10 am
Date_Incident
14001557 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 3/02/2014 at 1:10AM Marco Sanchez, 26, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone at US 33/Sunnyside Ave.
He failed standard field sobriety and refused a certified chemical test at 1:44AM. He was incarcerated for operating while
intoxicated and never receiving a license.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SMITH, ROBERT L,3A256
Incident Location: US 33/Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/2/14 1:10 am
Date_Incident
14001558 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 3/2/2014 at around 1:15 pm, Alicia Jones, 42, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33 southeast of
Sunnyside Ave. She was found to be impaired, failing a field sobriety test and refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition
Evaluation, and drug screen. She was found to be in possession of marijuana, cocaine, and drug paraphernalia. She was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: US HWY 33 // SUNNYSIDE,ELKHART,IN
3/2/14 1:15 am
Date_Incident
14001558 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Opium / Cocaine
Blotter
On 3/2/2014 at around 1:15 pm, Alicia Jones, 42, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33 southeast of
Sunnyside Ave. She was found to be impaired, failing a field sobriety test and refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition
Evaluation, and drug screen. She was found to be in possession of marijuana, cocaine, and drug paraphernalia. She was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: US HWY 33 // SUNNYSIDE,ELKHART,IN
3/2/14 1:15 am
Date_Incident
14001558 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/2/2014 at around 1:15 pm, Alicia Jones, 42, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33 southeast of
Sunnyside Ave. She was found to be impaired, failing a field sobriety test and refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition
Evaluation, and drug screen. She was found to be in possession of marijuana, cocaine, and drug paraphernalia. She was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: US HWY 33 // SUNNYSIDE,ELKHART,IN
3/2/14 1:15 am
Date_Incident
14001558 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/2/2014 at around 1:15 pm, Alicia Jones, 42, was stopped at a DUI High Visibility Enforcement Zone on US 33 southeast of
Sunnyside Ave. She was found to be impaired, failing a field sobriety test and refusing a chemical test, Drug Recognition
Evaluation, and drug screen. She was found to be in possession of marijuana, cocaine, and drug paraphernalia. She was
incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SCHUMAN, ERIC D,3A277
Incident Location: US HWY 33 // SUNNYSIDE,ELKHART,IN
3/2/14 1:15 am
Date_Incident
14001527 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter
On 3-1-2014 at 8:53 AM Stacey Dolph, 29, reported that on the same around 8:30 AM a domestic battery occurred at 23703
River Manor Blvd stating that her husband had pushed her. She was not injured as a result of the incident.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Sark, Andrew J,3R81
Incident Location: 23703 RIVER MANOR BLVD,ELKHART,IN
3/1/14 8:53 am
Date_Incident
14001546 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at approximately 8:10pm, Spencer Youngblood (26), 27853 Westwood Dr., reported that his ex-fiance was
disobeying a court order by not allowing him visitation time with his 3 year old daughter. The interference with custody began
shortly after a court appearence on 2/11/2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 27853 WESTWOOD DR,ELKHART,IN
2/11/14 10:00 am
Date_Incident
14001544 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at approximately 5:57pm, Shane Lambdin(42) of 50970 Cornwall Rd, Bristol, reported a suspect posting messages
on facebook about shooting up a school and a McDonald's. The investigation was forwarded to Michigan State Police.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 50970 CORNWALL RD,BRISTOL,IN
3/1/14 5:57 pm
Date_Incident
14001542 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 at approximately 4:55pm, Devanta Shorter (19), was found to be in possession of possible synthetic marijuana at
the Elkhart County Jail. Devanta Shorter was at the jail after being arrested for a warrant. The substance is being tested to
determine its makeup.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 26861 CR 26,ELKHART,IN
3/1/14 4:55 pm
Date_Incident
14001549 03/01/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/1/2014 from 10pm until 3am, Officers from the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department conducted a DUI High Visibility
Enforcement Zone on US 33 southeast of Sunnyside Ave targeting impaired and dangerous drivers .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LEHMAN, CASEY D,3A230
Incident Location: US 33 southeast of Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/1/14 10:00 pm
Date_Incident
14001560 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter
On 3/2/2014 at approximately 2:50AM, Michael Marter (32), was arrested at US 33 south of Sunnyside Ave. at a DUI high
visibility traffic enforcement zone after failing a three part standardized field sobriety tests . Michael Marter provided a .09 %
BrAC certified breath test and was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail for OWI.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: US 33 S Sunnyside Ave,Elkhart,IN
3/2/14 2:30 am
Date_Incident
14001562 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 03/03/2014 at approximately 3:19am, James Carr Jr, 34, was stopped on SR 19, north of CR 6 for a traffic violation. James
Carr Jr failed field sobriety tests, refused a Preliminary Breath Test (PBT), and refused a certified chemical test at approximately
4:12am, at the Elkhart County Jail. James Carr Jr was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: CR 6//SR19,ELKHART,IN
3/2/14 3:19 am
Date_Incident
14001561 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 03/02/2014 at approximately 2:47am Lori Lacey (41) was stopped for a traffic violation on SR 15 north of CR 24. Lori Lacey
was found to be operating a vehicle while intoxicated after refusing standardized field sobriety tests and a certified chemical test.
A search warrant was obtained for Lori Lacey's blood in which results are pending. Lori Lacey was incarcerated for operating
while intoxicated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: PERRY, KYLE J,3A270
Incident Location: SR 15 NORTH OF CR 24,GOSHEN,IN
3/2/14 2:47 am
Date_Incident
14001565 03/02/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3-2-2014 at 9:10 AM Jody Saylor, 48 reported that on 3-1-2014 at an unknown time a white Chevrolet Silverado had left
roadway and hit the mailbox at 18505 CR 28 Goshen. The driver left the scene of the accident.
The mailbox was damaged.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Sark, Andrew J,3R81
Incident Location: 18505 CR 28,GOSHEN,IN
3/2/14 9:10 am
Date_Incident

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