Goshen News, Goshen, IN

October 25, 2013

Three inmates fail to return to work release

THE GOSHEN NEWS
Goshen News

---- — Three inmates of the county’s work release program have been determined to be absent without leave.

• Elkhart County police have announced that an inmate, Lamar T. Jackson, was released from the Elkhart County Work Release Facility, 201 N. Cottage Ave., Goshen, to go to IU Health Goshen Hospital at 12:35 p.m. Saturday. He was scheduled to report back to the work release facility at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. As of Sunday at 1:25 p.m., Jackson has failed to return to the work release facility and is now considered AWOL.

• Elkhart County police have announced that an inmate, Nicholas Price, was released from the Elkhart County Work Release Facility, 201 N. Cottage Ave., Goshen, at 4:54 a.m. Monday to go to work. He was scheduled to be back at the work release facility by 4 p.m. Monday. As of Tuesday at 5:48 a.m., Price has failed to return to the work release facility and is now considered AWOL.

• Elkhart County police have announced that an inmate, Stacy M. Franco, was released from the Elkhart County Work Release Facility, 201 N. Cottage Ave., Goshen, at 7:24 a.m. Monday to go to work. She was scheduled to return to the facility by 5:30 p.m. Monday. As of Tuesday at 8:28 a.m., Franco has failed to return to the work release facility and is now considered AWOL.

Theft/burglary reports

• Charles E. Williams, 411 E. Wilden Ave., Goshen, filed a report with Goshen police at 9:07 a.m. Wednesday indicating someone stole a motorcycle and a scooter from a shed on his property approximately three weeks ago.

• An employee of Burger King, 1709 Elkhart Road, Goshen, reported a theft from the business to Goshen police at midnight Wednesday.

• Lewis Dipert, 229 Manchester Lane, Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole medication from his residence at 9 a.m. Oct. 13.

• Katia Mingucha, Goshen, told Goshen police several items were stolen from out of her vehicle while it was parked at 508 Middlebury St., Goshen, at approximately 11 p.m. Tuesday.

• Laura Carranza, 512 E. Monroe St., Goshen, told Goshen police her eight-week-old American Pit Bull puppy was stolen from her residence at approximately 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

• A Meijer Loss Prevention employee filed a report with Goshen police at 5:19 p.m. Wednesday indicating two juveniles had been caught stealing merchandise from the store, located at 4522 Elkhart Road, Goshen. The juveniles were arrested on charges of theft and released to their parents.

• Pamela Edwards, 1220 E. Douglas St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone took her tan 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee without her permission at 1:30 a.m. Thursday.

• Kevin Darcy, 23901 C.R. 28, Goshen, filed a burglary report with Elkhart County police at 3:02 p.m. Tuesday indicating someone forced entry into his home through an unlocked window between 9:25 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday. Nothing was found to be missing from the residence.

Harassment/threat reports

• Brooke Gilbert, 552 Brookside Manor, Goshen, filed a report with Goshen police at 7:55 p.m. Wednesday indicating she was being harassed via Facebook by a former boyfriend.

Vandalism/criminal mischief reports

• An employee of Redbox filed a report with Goshen police at 9:04 a.m. Wednesday indicating the window screen to the Redbox equipment located at CVS, 410 S. Main St., Goshen, had been damaged.

• Ashley Lacona, Middlebury, told Goshen police her vehicle was damaged by someone who used a sharp object to scratch all four doors and the passenger side rear quarter panel while she was visiting a friend at 1852 West Plains Drive, Goshen, at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Drug/alcohol arrests

• Jennifer N. Reyes, 18, 23422 Ironwood Drive, Elkhart, was arrested by Elkhart County police on a charge of illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage at 11:39 p.m. Wednesday while in the area of C.R. 11 and Sheperd Hill, Goshen. She was booked into the county jail. A 16-year-old female was also reportedly found to be illegally consuming alcohol at the time. She was later released into the custody of her parents.