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January 24, 2013

POLICE NEWS: Jan. 25, 2013

Elkhart woman injured in C.R. 17 crash

A driver was injured in a single-vehicle crash after she lost control of her vehicle and it rolled over on C.R. 17, south of Shirley Drive in Goshen at 2:46 p.m. Wednesday.

According to Elkhart County police, the 2008 Mitsubishi Outlander of Catrina Hedges, 26, Elkhart, slid on ice while northbound on C.R. 17. It crossed the southbound lane and went into a ditch, causing the vehicle to roll. Hedges was transported to IU Health Goshen Hospital for facial lacerations and complaint of pain. No citations were issued at the scene.

Theft/burglary reports

• Ronald Shoemaker, 22729 C.R. 28, Goshen, told Elkhart County police someone forcibly entered his residence between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Wednesday and stole electronics, currency and a safe.

• Salvador Muro, 914 Lucerne Drive, Goshen, told Goshen police someone burglarized his home while he was at work at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.

• Goshen police arrested Emily Weade, 26, of Granger, on a charge of theft for reportedly not paying for merchandise at Kohl’s Department Store, 3802 Midway Road, Goshen, at 3:56 p.m. Wednesday. Weade was transported to the Elkhart County Jail.

• Cheryl Yoder, 504 Middlebury St., Goshen, told Goshen police she was a victim of theft at 5 p.m. Jan. 17.

Battery arrests

• A 22-year-old Millersburg man was arrested on a charge of battery causing serious bodily injury Wednesday evening.

Arrested was Devin Jordan, 22, 114 W. Washington St., Millersburg.

Jordan is accused of battering a male relative, causing a laceration to the man’s lip, lost teeth and a jaw injury at 6:15 p.m.

Jordan was arrested on a Class C felony charge of battery and was taken to the Elkhart County Jail. Bond was set at $5,000.

• Goshen police arrested Sheila Moore, 41, 429 S. Silverwood Lane Apt. 8, Goshen, on a charge of battery resulting in bodily injury, a Class A misdemeanor, after officers were called to the residence for a domestic argument at 11:54 p.m. Wednesday.

She was taken to the Elkhart County Jail. Bond was set at $1,500.

School officials report threats made

• Concord High School officials told Elkhart County police Tuesday two students received a threatening message from a boy — also a student — between 8:10 and 8:15 a.m. Saturday. The boy was suspended from the school and the incident is under investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department.


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  • 2 Elkhart County work release escapees reported Two Goshen men have been listed as escapees from the Elkhart County Work Release Center in Goshen.Elkhart County police reported Tuesday that John A. Eller, 48, was reported as an escapee at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Thomas M. Moser, 35, was reported as an

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    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

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