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October 25, 2012

Police news for Oct. 25, 2012

Work release man reported AWOL

One man is considered AWOL by third-shift staff at the 201 Cottage Ave. work release center after he did not return after he was released for work, according to Elkhart County police. He was reported AWOL at 2:15 a.m. Monday.

Theft/burglary reports

• Elsa Castaneda, 356 Stone Drive, Elkhart, reported her purse, along with its contents, stolen from her 2001 Mazda MPV while it was parked at 24402 C.R. 45 on Oct. 11, between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m., according to Elkhart County police. She said someone broke out her passenger-side window to take the purse.

• Officials with Goshen First United Methodist Church, 214 S. Fifth St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole a ladder from church property at 4:30 p.m. Friday.

• Matthew R. Thompson, Goshen, told Goshen police a prescription medication was stolen from his vehicle while parked at his place of employment, 910 Eisenhower Drive, Goshen, at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday.

• A Goshen man told Goshen police he was robbed at gunpoint at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday while in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 2512 W. Clinton Ave., Goshen. The incident remains under investigation.

• Anthony Amaya, 702 S. Eighth St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole a stereo speaker from his open garage at 11:51 p.m. Tuesday.

Assault/battery reports

• Tana Parson, an employee with Bashor Children’s Home, reported a 10-year-old male resident strangled another 13-year-old resident around 5:30 p.m. Monday, according to Elkhart County police. There were no signs of injury from the incident.

Traffic arrest

• Kevin Williams, 38, 613 Noelwood Drive, Goshen, was arrested by Goshen police at 10:47 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Main and Hackett on a charge of driving a motor vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. He was released on a memorandum to appear in court.


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  • GN140424 suspect id Police News; April 24, 2014 Goshen police is one of several law enforcement agencies seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects wanted for questioning in numerous thefts from retails stores throughout the state.

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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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  • Police News: April 23, 2014 Dale Greensides, 32, Bristol, the driver of a motorcycle involved in a crash with an automobile Sunday north of Middlebury, died today at 11:25 a.m.

    April 23, 2014

  • Police & Rescue News Armed robbery with hammer thwarted by store employee

    GOSHEN — Goshen police said a Michigan man was arrested after an attempted armed robbery Tuesday.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police & Rescue News No injuries in Concord Township fire

    Firefighters were called to a basement fire in a Concord Township home shortly after midnight today.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • POLICE NEWS FOR APRIL 21,2014: Bristol man ejected from motorcycle A Bristol man was badly injured after being ejected from his motorcycle in a three-vehicle collision at 12:34 p.m. Sunday near Middlebury. According to Elkhart County police, Sasha Lindwedel, 23, Elkhart, was driving her vehicle westbound on C.R. 2,

    April 21, 2014

  • Police news for April 20, 2014 Theft/burglary reports • Wendy Pavich, Mishawaka, filed a report with Goshen police Friday indicating her wedding ring was stolen while at Oaklawn, 330 Lakeview Drive, Goshen, at 10 a.m. April 9. • Jerome Cox, 1313 S. Ninth St., Goshen, filed a repor

    April 20, 2014

  • Police News: April 19, 2014 A South Bend man has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery last year in Bristol. Zamale E. Davis, 19, 1805 Chapin St., was arrested at 7:10 a.m. Friday in South Bend by officers with the FBI and the U.S. Marshals Service. Police linked Dav

    April 19, 2014

  • Police & Rescue News Bristol bank robbery suspect arrested

    A South Bend man has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery last year in Bristol.
    Zamale E. Davis, 19, 1805 Chapin St., was arrested at 7:10 a.m. Friday in South Bend by officers with the FBI and the U.S. Marshals Service.

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  • NWS GN0418 KCF car fire Police News: April 18, 2014 The following thefts and burglaries were recently reported to local police: • Ron Davidhizar told Goshen police Wednesday that someone broke into his storage shed at 221 Queen St. and stole items. • Personnel at Synergy RV Transport, 2448 E. Kercher

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo


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