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Police News

February 21, 2014

Man reports being chased by hammer-wielding woman

A 45-year-old Goshen man told police he was chased Wednesday while he was on his scooter.

The incident took place around 2 p.m. on East Madison Street, according to the Goshen police report. The man said he was chased by someone driving a car and forced off the road twice. The man told police that once he’d arrived at a gas station, he was chased on a foot by a woman wielding a hammer. The woman also reportedly damaged the man’s scooter.

Crash reports

• A driver was injured when a sheet of snow and ice broke through a windshield Thursday.

The mishap occurred on U.S. 3 east of C.R. 25, southeast of New Paris. Elkhart County police said Jon Hollon, 38, Warsaw, was driving east in a 2000 Mitsubishi box truck. A sheet of snow and ice fell from a westbound semi, breaking through the front window of the Mitsubishi and hitting Hollon.

Hollon suffered multiple lacerations to his face and a possible concussion. He was transported to IU Health Goshen Hospital for treatment.

• A Syracuse woman was hurt in a one-vehicle crash four miles west of Elkhart Thursday.

The mishap occurred around 11:14 a.m. on U.S. 20 east of C.R. 1. Elkhart County police said Patricia Pomroy, 59, was driving west in a 2013 Toyota Avalon. She lost control of the automobile on standing water and the vehicle struck a median wall.

Pomroy suffered left shoulder pain and was transported to Elkhart General Hospital.

Man arrested on drug charge

Police arrested a Milford man Wednesday after he allegedly sold oxycodone to undercover officers.

Shane A. Smith, 26, was taken into custody by Kosciusko County Drug Task Force officers and Sheriff’s Department deputies. He was arrested on a felony charge of dealing in a Schedule I controlled substance.

Drug Task Force officers said undercover police had made previous purchases of prescription medication from Smith while he resided in Syracuse.

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  • Press Release 04-23-2014 J.jpg SLIDESHOW: Police need help ID'ing suspects The Goshen Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying suspects wanted for questioning in relation to a number of thefts from retail stores throughout Indiana. The four individuals have stolen over $25,000 worth of merchandise, according to law enforcement. The men are believed to be African-American and have been seen fleeing in a white Dodge Ram or another white pickup truck with a white cap which may have Florida license plates. Anyone with information is asked to call the Goshen Police Department at 574-533-8661 or Michiana CrimeStoppers at 800-342-STOP.

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    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

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    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

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    April 21, 2014

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    April 20, 2014

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