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Police News

March 19, 2014

Motorists injured in recent local crashes


Warrant arrests

• Goshen police reported that a wanted man, William Knight, 41, was found at his residence at 1013 S. Main St. Sunday. Police said he was taken into custody on six arrested warrants and incarcerated in the Elkhart County jail.

• Jason Lippincott, 29, 346 Brookside Manor, was taken into custody on an Elkhart County warrant Sunday after Goshen police were called to his home.

OWI arrests

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

• Dorothy Willard, 53, 210 Silverwood, Apt. C, Goshen, was arrested by Elkhart County police after a traffic stop around 12:24 a.m. Saturday on C.R. 21, north of C.R. 38.

• Cory Slagel, 25, 18432 C.R. 18, Goshen, was arrested after a traffic stop by Elkhart County police around 12:38 a.m. Sunday on the U.S. 20 bypass west of Ind. 19.

• Amelia Johnson, 30, Hawthorne, Fla., was arrested by Elkhart County police after a traffic stop around 11:57 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Lincoln and Miriam streets in Nappanee.

• Cory Espinoza, 20, 3488 West Lakeshore Drive, Crown Point, was arrested by Goshen police after a traffic stop around 7:30 p.m. Monday in the area of Pike and First streets. In addition to the OWI, Espinoza was also taken into custody on a charge of illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage and on a Porter County arrest warrant.

• Kenneth L. Garland, 54, 60366 Fenmore Ave., Goshen, was arrested by Goshen police after a traffic stop around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday at Wilden Avenue and C.R. 15.

Drug/alcohol arrests

• Jeremy J. Ellis, 35, 3465 E. 250 North, LaGrange, was taken into custody at his home by LaGrange County police on three warrants for failure to appear. At his home, Ellis was reportedly found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. As Ellis was being booked into the LaGrange County Jail, police reportedly found more paraphernalia and a small amount of methamphetamine on him.

Traffic arrests

• Jeffrey Jones, 33, 802 N. Eighth St., Goshen, was arrested by Elkhart County police after a traffic stop around 1 a.m. Sunday on Nappanee Street south of Lusher Avenue, Elkhart. Jones was incarcerated on a charge of driving after having been deemed a habitual traffic violator.

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    LaGrange County 911 dispatchers received a call at 2:50 p.m. Thursday of a two-vehicle crash at 6765 W. 300 South near Topeka stating the vehicles were on fire.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Burglary suspect arrested within minutes Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department apprehended a burglary suspect Wednesday morning, just north of Leesburg, within 12 minutes of the crime.

    July 31, 2014

  • 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

    July 31, 2014

  • 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


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