Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Police News

March 19, 2014

Motorists injured in recent local crashes


• Goshen police were called to a home in the 900 block of Lynwood Drive Monday regarding money that had been taken from the residence.

Vandalism/criminal mischief reports

• Trina Harbison told Elkhart County police Friday that someone threw an egg at her Jeep, breaking the vehicle’s front windshield. The vandalism occurred while Harbison was traveling on C.R. 35 north of C.R. 8, Middlebury.

• Gustavo Acosta, 59615 C.R. 35, Middlebury, told Elkhart County police that someone broke the windshield of his 2004 Mazda MPV and threw eggs at the vehicle while it was parked at his residence. The vandalism occurred between 12:45 and 1 a.m. Saturday.

• Courtney Cole and her brother told Elkhart County police that someone threw eggs at their residence at 58189 Steiner Drive, Goshen, between around 11:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

• Dennis Smeltzer of Bristol told Goshen police Sunday that someone kicked in the door to his rental property at 412 Johnston St.

• Lance Pettiford, 301 Brookside Manor, Goshen, told Goshen police Sunday that some of his medications were missing.

• An employee at Kaizen Grill, 2830 Elkhart Road, told Goshen police that a large party left the restaurant without paying for their food Saturday night.

• Jannie Mullins, 918 N. Fifth St., told Goshen police Monday that the screen to her home had been slightly damaged and removed.

Vehicle stuck

Goshen police were called to the intersection of Ninth and Washington streets Sunday regarding a vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks. Police arrived and discovered that Thomas Callaway, 33, Cary, N.C., had become disoriented and had turned onto the tracks rather than onto Ninth Street. The incident occurred around 4:09 a.m., according to the police report.

Shooting reported

Brandy Glick, 125 Timberbrook Circle, Bristol, told Elkhart County she accidentally shot herself in the left calf with a firearm while at her home around 4:45 a.m. Saturday. Police reported that Glick was transported by her boyfriend to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment.

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  • Two drivers injured in crash A collision Monday injured two drivers in Goshen, according to Goshen police.

    July 30, 2014

  • 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


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