Leaving the scene of accident reports
• Homero Hernandez, 111 N. Greene Road, Goshen, told Goshen police someone ran over his mailbox while he was at work around 7 a.m. Tuesday. There was also a Frontier Box that was hit next to Homero’s mailbox.
• Patrick Liverman of Bristol, told Elkhart County police someone hit his 2010 Ford passenger car at the intersection of Ind. 15 and U.S. Hwy. 20 in Bristol and left the scene westbound on U.S. Hwy 20 at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday.
• According to Elkhart County police, an unknown vehicle struck and damaged electrical pole #68973 belonging to NIPSCO on Ind. 13, north of C.R. 38 in Millersburg at 4:51 a.m. Sunday. The vehicle left the scene of the accident prior to police arrival. The incident was reported by a passerby.
• Benjamin S. Huber, 4522 Elkhart Road, Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole his bicycle at 8:50 a.m. Tuesday.
• Walter Moore, 1201 Eisenhower South Drive, Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole his pick-up truck while he was at work in the Industrial Park at noon Tuesday. The truck was later found by Indiana State police on the U.S. 20 bypass.
• Rachel Honey, 123 Winchester Trail, Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole a prescription drug at 1 p.m. Sunday.
• An employee of Best Food Mart, 224 N. Main St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone broke a north window with a blunt object and stole an undetermined amount of cigarette packs at 10 p.m. Tuesday.
• Vyanet Cortes of Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole her purse with all her identification from a car in the parking lot of Super Walmart, 2304 Lincolnway East, Goshen around 4 p.m. Jan. 15.
• Antonio Rivera, 130 Water Tower Court, Goshen, told Goshen police someone took the receiver from his satellite from the dish outside his apartment between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
• Eric Stolzfus, 60896 C.R. 19, Goshen, told Elkhart County police someone entered his unlocked truck and removed several tools between noon Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday.
• Middlebury police arrested Brandon Blea, 30, 106-B Holaway Court, Goshen, Monday on a burglary charge. A Middlebury resident reported his home had been burglarized Dec. 22 and money along with a shotgun were stolen. After following up on leads, police identified Blea as the suspect. Blea was incarcerated at the Elkhart County Jail.
• Goshen police arrested Heather M. Tackitt, 32, 121 N. 21st St. Apt. D, Goshen, on shoplifting at Martin’s Supermarket, 1527 Bashor Road, Goshen at 5:53 p.m. Monday. Tackitt was released on a memorandum to appear in City Court.
• Jennifer Wysong of New Paris, told Elkhart County police her vehicle was stolen while parked in the parking lot of 68478 Main St., New Paris, Sunday between 12:30 and 2:13 a.m. Around 4:20 a.m., the vehicle was found engulfed in flames in a field in the 53000 block of C.R. 27.
• James R. Thatcher, 13728 C.R. 12, Middlebury, told Elkhart County police the former tenets of the home he owns at 13728 C.R. 12 stole a refrigerator, washer and dryer when they moved out of the home between 6 p.m. Jan. 13 and 6 p.m. Jan. 14.
• Jeffrey W. Simons, 15645 C.R. 108, Bristol, told Elkhart County police someone forced the doors open and stole a 32-inch television, two handguns and money from the residence between 9 a.m. Jan. 10 and 9:30 a.m. Jan. 18.
• An employee at CVS, 410 S. Main St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole a $33.99 bottle of Grey Goose Vodka from the store at 8:51 a.m. Monday.
• Amanda Akers, 522 S. Fifth St., Goshen, told Goshen police two males gained unlawful entry into her vehicle in front of her residence and stole her sunglasses at 9:32 p.m. Monday. The males were located nearby by police and detained. One of the males had Akers’ sunglasses, according to a police report. Officers returned the sunglasses and Akers’ requested charges not be filed. One of males had a valid Elkhart County warrant for his arrest and police took the male to the Elkhart County Jail and booked on the warrant.
• According to LaGrange County police, someone obtained $25.01 in gasoline at Howe BP, 5445 N. Ind. 9, LaGrange and drove off without paying at 3:57 p.m. Sunday. The Mazda pickup truck left the station southbound on Ind. 9.
• LaGrange County police were told someone stole a green 1994 Chrysler Concord from the driveway at the residence of 1975 E. 150 North, LaGrange, between 2 to 5 a.m. Saturday.