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Elkhart County Police Blotter 4-1-14

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Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
Daily activity blotter for Tuesday, April 1, 2014
26861 CR 26, Elkhart, IN. 46517
14002226 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014, around 12:25am Clyde J Moutria, 47, was stopped for traffic violations on Ash Road north of CR 16, he was
found in possession of marijuana and failed field sobriety test at the scene and a drug recognition evaluation and was arrested
for operating while intoxicated and possession of marijuana and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: ASH RD N OF CR 16,ELKHART,IN
3/30/14 12:25 am
Date_Incident
14002226 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014, around 12:25am Clyde J Moutria, 47, was stopped for traffic violations on Ash Road north of CR 16, he was
found in possession of marijuana and failed field sobriety test at the scene and a drug recognition evaluation and was arrested
for operating while intoxicated and possession of marijuana and incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCHENRY, MICHAEL,3A196
Incident Location: ASH RD N OF CR 16,ELKHART,IN
3/30/14 12:25 am
Date_Incident
14002227 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
blotter:
On 3/30/2014 at 2:21 am, Junior Wagner, 70, was stopped for traffic violations in the area of Bristol St and CR 7 Junior Wagner
was found to be intoxicated, failing three part Standard Field Sobriety Testing, and having a certified BrAC of .13 at 3:11am.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: CR 7 NORTH CR 10,ELKHART,IN
3/30/14 2:21 am
Date_Incident
14002230 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014 at 5:21am, Cody Phillips, 24, was stopped for traffic offenses in the area of Old US Hwy 33 and Ash Rd. Cody
Phillips fled from the traffic stop on foot and when located he was found to be intoxicated , failing three part Standard Field
Sobriety Testing, and refusing a Certified Chemical Test. Cody Phillips was found to have a suspended-prior driver's license and
a previous conviction for operating while intoxicated. Cody Phillips was incarcerated for resisting arrest, operating with a
suspended license, operating while intoxicated- prior, and reckless driving-unreasonable speed. Cody Phillips also had an
unrelated criminal warrant and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: Ash Road North of Old 33,Osceola,IN
3/30/14 5:21 am
Date_Incident
14002230 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014 at 5:21am, Cody Phillips, 24, was stopped for traffic offenses in the area of Old US Hwy 33 and Ash Rd. Cody
Phillips fled from the traffic stop on foot and when located he was found to be intoxicated , failing three part Standard Field
Sobriety Testing, and refusing a Certified Chemical Test. Cody Phillips was found to have a suspended-prior driver's license and
a previous conviction for operating while intoxicated. Cody Phillips was incarcerated for resisting arrest, operating with a
suspended license, operating while intoxicated- prior, and reckless driving-unreasonable speed. Cody Phillips also had an
unrelated criminal warrant and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: Ash Road North of Old 33,Osceola,IN
3/30/14 5:21 am
Date_Incident
14002230 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014 at 5:21am, Cody Phillips, 24, was stopped for traffic offenses in the area of Old US Hwy 33 and Ash Rd. Cody
Phillips fled from the traffic stop on foot and when located he was found to be intoxicated , failing three part Standard Field
Sobriety Testing, and refusing a Certified Chemical Test. Cody Phillips was found to have a suspended-prior driver's license and
a previous conviction for operating while intoxicated. Cody Phillips was incarcerated for resisting arrest, operating with a
suspended license, operating while intoxicated- prior, and reckless driving-unreasonable speed. Cody Phillips also had an
unrelated criminal warrant and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: Ash Road North of Old 33,Osceola,IN
3/30/14 5:21 am
Date_Incident
14002230 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014 at 5:21am, Cody Phillips, 24, was stopped for traffic offenses in the area of Old US Hwy 33 and Ash Rd. Cody
Phillips fled from the traffic stop on foot and when located he was found to be intoxicated , failing three part Standard Field
Sobriety Testing, and refusing a Certified Chemical Test. Cody Phillips was found to have a suspended-prior driver's license and
a previous conviction for operating while intoxicated. Cody Phillips was incarcerated for resisting arrest, operating with a
suspended license, operating while intoxicated- prior, and reckless driving-unreasonable speed. Cody Phillips also had an
unrelated criminal warrant and was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: Ash Road North of Old 33,Osceola,IN
3/30/14 5:21 am
Date_Incident
14002229 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter:
On 03/30/2014 at approximately 4:10am, Teresa Green, 36, reported a suspect, pushed her into a wall, inside their residence,
located at 17914 CR 42, in the presence of juvenile children. The suspect fled from the residence, on foot, in an unknown
direction, prior to arrival of officers from the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department . An investigation for domestic battery has been
completed by the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 17914 CR 42,GOSHEN,IN
3/30/14 3:30 am
Date_Incident
14002232 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: THEFT FROM BUILDINGS
Blotter:
On 3/30/2014, at approximately 11:40 am, Tanya K Tubbs (36) reported a theft at 19156 Oak St. Tanya Tubbs stated her
ex-boyfriend stole a silver class ring from her jewelry box when he was moving out of the house on the morning of 3/30/2014.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: BOGGS, EVAN S,3A228
Incident Location: 19156 OAK ST,NEW PARIS,IN
3/1/14 4:00 pm
Date_Incident
14002233 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/30/2014 at approximately 2:03pm, Matthew Miller (30) was stopped for a traffic infraction at CR 38 and CR 11. He was
found to have a habitual traffic violator license status and was incarcerated for operating a vehicle with a status of Habitual
Traffic Violator.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: CR 38 / CR 11,Goshen,IN
3/30/14 2:03 pm
Date_Incident
14002236 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/30/2014 at approximately 5:35pm, Stephanie Zeser, 45, was transported to the Elkhart General Hospital for an emergency
detention after ingesting an unknown number of prescription medications at 23321 Marydale Dr.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 23321 Marydale DR,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 5:05 pm
Date_Incident
14002238 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 3/30/2014 at 7:00pm a black Ford Explorer driven by Blake Osbon, 20 struck two mailboxes near 23663 Spring River Dr.
Blake Osbon left the scene of the crash in the vehicle. While officers were at the scene investigating, Blake Osbon drove the
black Ford Explorer past and again did not stop. The accused vehicle was located at 57862 Frances Ave at Blake Osbon's
residence. While investigating at the residence, marijuana and whiskey were located in the black Ford Explorer. Blake Osbon
was incarcerated for felony possession of marijuana, leaving the scene of a crash, and illegal possession of an alcoholic
beverage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 23665 Springriver DR,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 6:45 pm
Date_Incident
14002238 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Liquor Laws
Blotter:
On 3/30/2014 at 7:00pm a black Ford Explorer driven by Blake Osbon, 20 struck two mailboxes near 23663 Spring River Dr.
Blake Osbon left the scene of the crash in the vehicle. While officers were at the scene investigating, Blake Osbon drove the
black Ford Explorer past and again did not stop. The accused vehicle was located at 57862 Frances Ave at Blake Osbon's
residence. While investigating at the residence, marijuana and whiskey were located in the black Ford Explorer. Blake Osbon
was incarcerated for felony possession of marijuana, leaving the scene of a crash, and illegal possession of an alcoholic
beverage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 23665 Springriver DR,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 6:45 pm
Date_Incident
14002238 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 3/30/2014 at 7:00pm a black Ford Explorer driven by Blake Osbon, 20 struck two mailboxes near 23663 Spring River Dr.
Blake Osbon left the scene of the crash in the vehicle. While officers were at the scene investigating, Blake Osbon drove the
black Ford Explorer past and again did not stop. The accused vehicle was located at 57862 Frances Ave at Blake Osbon's
residence. While investigating at the residence, marijuana and whiskey were located in the black Ford Explorer. Blake Osbon
was incarcerated for felony possession of marijuana, leaving the scene of a crash, and illegal possession of an alcoholic
beverage.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 23665 Springriver DR,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 6:45 pm
Date_Incident
14002243 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Homicide : Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter
Blotter:
The Elkhart County Sherriff Department started an investigation at 2801 Toledo Rd, reference a shooting that occurred on
3/30/2014 at 10:46pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: 2801 TOLEDO RD,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 10:46 pm
Date_Incident
14002234 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter:
On 3/30/2014 at 3:27pm Terry Richards, 29 reported he was kicked in the shin and struck in the groin at his residence at 28825
CR 20 by a female. Neither caused injuries.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SAHLHOFF, DUSTIN L,3A252
Incident Location: 28825 CR 24,ELKHART,IN
3/30/14 3:27 pm
Date_Incident
14002240 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/30/2014, at approximately 7:33pm, Joshua Armstrong, 55000 CR 3, Elkhart, reported that a silver passenger vehicle
collided with his vehicle at the intersection of CR 12 and CR 3, causing damage to both vehicles. Joshua Armstrong reported
that the silver car then and then fled the scene. This incident is under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff Department .
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DEREK R,3A271
Incident Location: CR 12 at CR 3,Elkhart,IN
3/30/14 7:33 pm
Date_Incident
14002237 03/30/2014
Nature of Call: THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE
Blotter
On 3/30/2014 at approximately 6:15pm, William Lewis (43), reported that his recreational vehicle being stored at 22715 Old US
Hwy 20 had been broken into between 12/1/2013 and 3/30/2014. The door to the recreational vehicle was pried open and a
television was removed from inside the vehicle.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Newman, Matthew E,3A276
Incident Location: 22715 OLD US 20 HWY,ELKHART,IN
12/1/13 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14002244 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft) OTHER
Blotter:
On 3/31/14 around 2:35am Maynard Beachy, 60 reported that his license plate to his Black Ford Van had been stolen at the
parking lot of the Indiana Toll Rd at CR 17 on 3/15/14 or 3/16/14 around 12:00pm.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MILLER, ANDREW L,3A281
Incident Location: CR 17 and toll rd,Elkhart,IN
3/15/14 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14002245 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter:
On 03/31/2014 at approximately 3:46am,Christopher Beachy, 25, reported that his mother, Christine Beachy, 59, attempted to
kill herself, by consuming a large quantity of prescription medications and alcoholic beverages. Christine Beachy was
transported to IU Gohsen Health Hospital for a 24hr Emergency Detention.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FREY, SCOTT E,3A280
Incident Location: 19420 YODER DR,GOSHEN,IN
3/31/14 3:46 am
Date_Incident
14002249 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: THEFT FROM BUILDINGS
Blotter:
On Monday, March 31, 2014 at 9:05am, Amanda D Bender(38) of 51854 Ash Rd, reported sometime around March 24, 2014, a
subject stole two guitars from the residence of 30387 North Meadow Brook Lane.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: FACKELMAN, WILLIAM,3A216
Incident Location: 30387 NORTH MEADOW BROOK Lane,ELK
2/24/14 12:00 pm
Date_Incident
14002191 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: Larceny - Theft (Except Motor Vehicle Theft) OTHER
BLOTTER
On 03/31/2014 at 2:15 p.m., Robert L Converse, 48, advised on 03/11/2014 at 4:31 p.m. an unknown suspect(s) used his debit
card for an unauthorized charge at David's Bridal.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Report, Web,web
Incident Location: 60398 CR 113,ELKHART,IN
3/11/14 4:31 pm
Date_Incident
14002254 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: Vandalism
Blotter:
On 3-31-14 at approx. 3:00pm a 16 yr old student at Northridge High School, 56779 Northridge Dr, Middlebury reported her clay
sculpture had been damaged between 3-27-14 and 3-31-14.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: SHOTTS, JEREMY,3A197
Incident Location: 56779 NORTHRIDGE DR,MIDDLEBURY,IN
3/27/14 3:55 pm
Date_Incident
14002252 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: ALL OTHER LARCENY
Blotter:
On March 31, 2014, at approximately 2:00 pm, Nina Ottman, 57,an employee of Walmart, 30830 U.S. Hwy 20, reported that a
suspect had shoplifted several packs of playing cards. The suspect, William B. Walters, 26, 56716 Spruce Lane, was arrested
and detained at the Elkhart County Jail.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: Stapleton, Nicholas T,3A282
Incident Location: 30830 S Old U Hwy 20,Elkhart,IN
3/31/14 2:03 pm
Date_Incident
14002255 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: All Other Offenses
Blotter
On 3/31/2014 at approximately 4:10pm, James Adams(68) of 58441 Garfield Dr., was committed to Goshen Hospital for head
injuries he sustained from a fall. He was incoherent and refused medical attention, but was taken for evaluation based on his
altered mental status.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: 58441 GARFIELD DR,GOSHEN,IN
3/31/14 4:10 pm
Date_Incident
14002260 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: Other Assault
Blotter
On 3/31/2014 at approximately 7:03pm, Brayden Boone(18) of 19090 4th st, New Paris, reported being punched in the face
twice by known juvenile suspect on 5th st. west of Division st. in New Paris. The fight was due to a relationship issue. Brayden
Boone suffered swelling to his head and nose, along with a bloody nose.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: POLACHEK, CASEY J,3A273
Incident Location: Fifth St west of Division St,New Paris,IN
3/31/14 7:03 pm
Date_Incident
14002264 03/31/2014
Nature of Call: Drug Abuse : Possession Of Marijuana
Blotter:
On 3/31/2014 at 10:06pm, Brock Nye, 41, was stopped for a traffic violation in the area of SR 15 and CR 4. Brock Nye was
found to be in the illegal possession of marijuana, with a prior conviction. Brock Nye was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: MCDOWELL, CAMERON,3A268
Incident Location: SR 15 SOUTH CR 4,BRISTOL,IN
3/31/14 10:06 pm
Date_Incident
14002265 04/01/2014
Nature of Call: Driving Under The Influence
Blotter:
On 04-01-2014 at approximately 12:54 am, Chad E. Ellsworth, 33, was stopped in the area of SR 19 and CR 6 for a traffic
violation. Chad E. Ellsworth failed a three part field sobriety tests, and a certified chemical test around 1:32 a.m. having a result
of .10 BRAC. Chad E. Ellsworth was incarcerated.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: WASS, MICHAEL,3A212
Incident Location: SR 19 North of CR 6,Elkhart,IN
4/1/14 12:54 am
Date_Incident
14002266 04/01/2014
Nature of Call: ALL OTHER LARCENY
Blotter:
On 04-01-2014 at approximately 1:31 am, Annette Burke, 42, reported that a suspect took her prescription medication from a
residence at 28201 Broad.
Case_Number Date_Report Officer Name: LUNDGREN, DUSTIN,3A238
Incident Location: 28201 Broad,Elkhart,IN
4/1/14 1:00 am
Date_Incident

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