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Police News

March 1, 2014

One jailed after Ind. 15 wreck

A Ligonier man was arrested after a one-vehicle crash just south of Goshen Wednesday night.

The collision occurred around 10 p.m. Elkhart County police said Aaron J. Cart, 20, 703 S. Martin St., was the driver of a vehicle that struck a utility pole along Ind. 15, north of C.R. 42.

Cart was arrested on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and incarcerated in the Elkhart County jail. Police said a drug recognition evaluation indicated Cart was under the influence of synthetic marijuana.

Theft/burglary reports

• Lydia Billings of Elkhart told Goshen police Thursday that someone stole several items from her parked vehicle at 2626 Alpine Fir Lane.

• Lorenzo Attkinsson, 20, 54686 C.R. 19 Lot 425, Bristol, and two juveniles were arrested by Goshen police on theft-related charges Thursday at Walmart, 4024 Elkhart Road. Attkinsson was released on a memorandum to appear in court. The juveniles were released to a parent.

• A 16-year-old Elkhart resident was arrested after trying to shoplift at Meijer, 4522 Elkhart Road. Goshen police said the youth was later released to a parent.

Battery reports

• Adam W. Hoopingarner, 34, 26173 Leland Road, Elkhart, was arrested by Goshen police Friday on a charge of domestic battery in the presence of a minor. The incident took place shortly after midnight at Reliance Road and Willow Way, according to the police report. Hoopingarner was incarcerated in the Elkhart County jail.

Vandalism/criminal mischief reports

• Dale Suver of Goshen told Goshen police Friday that someone damaged his 2003 Ford Windstar while the vehicle was parked at 1611 S. 14th St.

OWI arrests

The following motorists were arrested, and incarcerated in the Elkhart County jail, on charges of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated

• Ben Mausar III, 21, 53087 Monteray Drive, Bristol, was arrested by Elkhart County police after a traffic stop around 3:12 a.m. Friday on Franklin Street east of Ind. 19.

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  • POLICE NEWS FOR JULY 28, 2014: Children injured in crash Two children and an adult were taken to a local hospital Sunday with minor injuries after a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of C.R. 17 and C.R. 18, east of Elkhart.Judy K. Buckmeier, 63, was southbound in a 2014 Buick Enclave carrying three p

    July 28, 2014

  • Police news for July 27, 2014 Drug-related arrestsA Middlebury man was arrested Friday morning on two drug-related charges and driving with a suspended license. According to Goshen police, Martin Brown, 26, was stopped at 6:10 a.m. for failing to signal within 200 feet of a turn

    July 27, 2014

  • Elkhart man arrested after hitting utility pole A 2007 Lincoln MKZ driven by Robert Maxey, 25, Elkhart, was eastbound on C.R. 4, east of C.R. 5 near Elkhart. According to Elkhart County police, the vehicle ran off the roadway and struck a utility pole at 12:27 a.m. Friday. Maxey was transported to

    July 25, 2014

  • Abandoned animals removed from home Goshen police and Humane Society of Elkhart County officer Dan Scott were called to 416 N. Eighth Street in Goshen Thursday afternoon for abandoned animals in the unoccupied residence.

    July 25, 2014

  • Red D Mart armed robbery New Paris Police ask for public's help in identifying would-be robber

    Elkhart County police have released still photos captured from video of the man who attempted to hold up Red D Mart gas station, 68310 Ind. 15, New Paris, on Saturday, July 19.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • POLICE NEWS FOR JULY 23: Police determine car fire at Linway Plaza was a suicide attempt Following a four-month investigation, Goshen police determined that a car fire in the Linway Plaza parking lot on March 19 was an attempted suicide.According to Goshen police, William J. Tully was inside a car that caught fire at 12:11 p.m. March 19

    July 23, 2014

  • GN140723 CR34-Ind. 13 Crash 1 LaGrange man airlifted from scene of crash A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash at Ind. 13 and C.R. 34 at 1:48 p.m. Tuesday. Terry Fry, 44, LaGrange, was airlifted by MedFlight from the scene. Elkhart County police said he was taken to South Bend Memorial Hospital with fractures to

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Suspicious blinking package with battery pack causes police to evacuate business area

    A package with a battery pack and a blinking red light found on the desk of an employee at MSC, 28551 Laura Court, Elkhart, caused police and firefighters to evacuate the area this morning.
    The package turned out to be a GPS tracking device and not a bomb.

    July 22, 2014

  • Cat beaten to death in burglary

    A house cat was found beaten to death following a burglary at a home in Howe Sunday.

    July 21, 2014

  • GN140721 Kosciusko Fatal Photo #2.jpg Fiery crash kills one, critically injures two in North Webster

    A fiery crash in North Webster left a Pennsylvania man dead and two others critically injured at 3:21 p.m. Sunday on Ind. 13, near Esterbrook Drive.

    July 21, 2014 4 Photos


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