Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Police News

July 10, 2014

Info sought on Chamberlain dumpster fire

Goshen police and fire departments are seeking the public’s help with an arson that occurred Wednesday night at Chamberlain Elementary School.

At 11:46 p.m. police and fire units were called to the school, located at 528 N. Fifth Street to a report of a dumpster fire.

The dumpster was in a fenced off area which was chained shut. Firefighters cut the chains to gain access to the area and put out the fire.

There was no damage to the school building or the playground.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 574-533-8661.

Syracuse woman suffers minor injury in wreck

A Syracuse woman complained of shoulder pain and was treated at IU Goshen Health after a two-vehicle collision Thursday afternoon.

According to a release from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, Holly Silva, 33, Syracuse was traveling in a 2004 Suzuki XL-7 northbound on CR 31 crossing CR 44. Kevin Kruszewski, 29, South Bend was traveling west on CR 44 in a 2006 Ford F350 and according to the release failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with the driver’s side of Silva’s vehicle.

Silva’s vehicle then slid off the roadways and rolled before landing upright.

Silva complained of pain to her left shoulder and was later treated and released from IU Goshen Health.

Kruszewski was cited for disregarding a stop sign.

Theft/burglary reports

• Aaron Hill, of Albion, told Goshen police Wednesday that his 2014 Yamaha moped was stolen from the Rogers Park pavilion on July 3.

• Martha Wenger, told Goshen police Wednesday that her white iPad mini was stolen from her residence, 205 S. 21st Street, Goshen about a month ago.

• Tyler Walls told Goshen police Wednesday that his scooter was stolen from 319 Huron Street on Tuesday around 11 p.m.

• Kyle Anthony Selking told Elkhart County police Tuesday that sometime between Saturday at 12:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. a handgun was stolen from his vehicle at 10273 Cottage Grove Dr. in Middlebury.

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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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