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October 7, 2012

Police news for Oct. 7


Woman hurt in one-vehicle crash

A Syracuse woman was hurt in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Millersburg Saturday.

The mishap occurred at 8:17 a.m. on C.R. 133 south of U.S. 6. Elkhart County police said a 2000 Ford 150 truck by Teri Herman, 49, Syracuse, was headed north on C.R. 133. The vehicle went off the east side of the road, striking a mailbox. The truck then spun across C.R. 133 and went off the west side of the road, sliding through a yard.

Police said Herman suffered neck pain as a result of the crash. She was transported to IU Health Goshen Hospital.

Theft/burglary reports

• An asset protection officer told Goshen police a male stole $285 worth of merchandise from Walmart, 2304 Lincolnway East, Goshen, then fled on foot at approximately 3:10 p.m. Thursday. The Walmart staffer reported that he attempted to apprehend the thief, adding that the merchandise was later recovered due to the man leaving it behind as he fled.

Battery/assault reports

• A Goshen man told Goshen police he was bitten by an 17-year-old boy while at IU Health Goshen Hospital, 200 W. High Park Ave., Goshen, at 7 p.m. Thursday. A case report was taken.

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  • Three Concord firefighters suspended for mishandling drugs Concord Township firefighters Don Mansell, Bill Creedon and Jon Simmons were accused by Concord Township Trustee Mark Grabill with the failure to follow the Concord Township Fire Department’s protocol regarding proper tag removal on narcotics boxes.

    April 17, 2014

  • GN140416 Leesburg crash Police News: April 17, 2014 A one-vehicle crash injured two men — one critically — south of Leesburg Tuesday.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police & Rescue News Six injured in crash northwest of Wakarusa

    A two-vehicle crash injured six people north of Wakarusa Tuesday.
    The mishap occurred around 7:20 a.m. at the intersection of C.R.s 1 and 26.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140416 Leesburg crash Driver critically injured in Kosciusko County crash

    A one-vehicle crash injured two men — one critically — south of Leesburg Tuesday.
    The mishap occurred on C.R. 150 West just south of C.R. 400 North around 5 p.m.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Man gets 80 years for threat on wife An Elkhart man who threatened to set his wife on fire has been sentenced to 80 years in prison.

    April 15, 2014

  • Police news: Several arrested on charges of drunken driving • Lori L. Ellis, 48, 12778 N. 300 East, Syracuse, was arrested by Goshen police on a charge of driving while intoxicated at 1:35 a.m. Sunday. Ellis was stopped for a traffic stop at Dierdorff and Kercher Roads in Goshen for driving left of center and transported to the Elkhart County jail.

    April 13, 2014

  • Police/Rescue News: April 13, 2014 Area police made several arrests recently.

    April 12, 2014

  • GN140413 brookside fire Goshen firefighters battle blaze at Brookside Manor

    Goshen firefighters battled a blaze at a home in Brookside Manor Mobile Home Park this morning.
    The residence is located along Orchid Avenue in the park on Goshen's northwest side.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police respond to report of stolen tools GOSHEN -- A man was taken to a mental health facility after police responded to threats he made to harm himself and others. Goshen police blocked off Fifth Street between Madison and Jefferson Friday afternoon. For public safety reasons, other resid

    April 11, 2014

  • Sweepstakes phone scam reported Elkhart County Sheriff’s deputies are receiving multiple reports of a phone scam where the caller reports to be from Publisher’s Clearing House.

    April 11, 2014


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