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Police News

July 9, 2010

Police arrest Elkhart murder suspect


Elkhart police reported the arrest of Anthony Joseph Cross, 33, 519 Pletcher Court, Wednesday, on a charge of murder.

Cross is accused of being involved in the shooting death June 29 of Jonathan Roberts. Roberts was found shot to death in an alley in the 400 block of West Marion Street.

Burglary reported

According to a Goshen police report, Kristopher Landeros, 517 S. Sixth St., reported a burglary occurred at his home over the weekend. He called city police Wednesday to report the incident.

iPod missing

Goshen police received a report from Katrina Maust, 602 Gra-Roy Drive, Wednesday that someone stole her iPod from her vehicle overnight Tuesday. No value was set on the loss.

Phony checks found

According to a report by the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, Jean Pritt, 58053 Crystal Springs Drive, Middlebury, said someone had checks printed with her name and account number and attempted to cash them. The incident is under investigation.

Driver arrested

According to a report by the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, Dane D. Thrasher, 27, failed to stop for police at C.R. 4, east of C.R. 11, at 11:12 p.m. Wednesday. The driver reportedly crashed on Dolph Road and was arrested on a charge of fleeing police, a felony, and was issued traffic citations. He was booked at the county jail.

Mailboxes damaged

Goshen residents reported vandalism to their mailboxes over the weekend.

Angela Lemar, 1101 West Ave. told Goshen police Monday that someone vandalized her mailbox between 10:30 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. Monday. No estimate of the damage was made.

David Kroetz, 1013 W. Wilkinson St., reported to Goshen police that his mailbox was destroyed sometime early Monday.

Driver arrested

According to Goshen police, Stanard Phillips, 29, 1312 E. Lincoln Ave., was stopped in the 66000 block of U.S. 33. Goshen police arrested him on charges of resisting arrest and driving without a license. He was held in the county jail initially without bond.

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