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Police News

July 22, 2013

Toddler takes a walk, police called

Goshen police responded to a call of a 2-year-old child walking alone on Sweetbriar Drive near Wilden Avenue around 12:45 p.m. Saturday. A guardian was located and Child Protection Services was notified.

Theft/burglary reports

• James Howard told Goshen police that a bank book containing his vehicle registration was stolen from the glove compartment of his vehicle between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. Saturday at his home at 621 1/2 S. Third St., Goshen.

• A staffer at Applebee’s,1807 Rieth Blvd., Goshen, told Goshen police that two people came in, ate and left without paying for their food Saturday around 10:42 p.m.

Assault/battery reports

• A 22-year-old Goshen woman told Goshen police she was battered by a man near Ninth Street and Madison Street in Goshen around 4:56 p.m. Saturday.

• A 20-year-old Goshen man told Goshen police Saturday morning he was battered by someone he knew and suffered injuries to his teeth. Police informed him how to proceed with prosecution.

Vandalism/criminal mischief reports

• Dean Bender, 702 N. Fifth Street, Goshen, told Goshen police that the rear window of his vehicle was broken during the overnight hours Friday while parked at his home.

OWI arrests

• Blas Vazquez-De Los Santos, 209 N. Riverside Blvd, Goshen, was arrested on a charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated in the 1100 block of Beaver Lane Saturday at 11:10 p.m. after he was involved in a property damage crash.

• Brooke Bender, 19, 502 W. Market St., Nappanee, was arrested on charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor and possession of alcohol by a minor in the 4500 block of Elkhart Road around 4:12 a.m. Sunday morning. She was transported to the Elkhart County jail.

• Otto Maxie Carr, 49, 331 Arbor Court, Apt. 6, Goshen, was arrested on a charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated near Elkhart Road and Westwood Drive Sunday around 4:54 a.m.

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  • 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

  • GN140721 Kosciusko Fatal Photo #2.jpg Fiery crash kills one, critically injures two in North Webster

    A fiery crash in North Webster left a Pennsylvania man dead and two others critically injured at 3:21 p.m. Sunday on Ind. 13, near Esterbrook Drive.

    July 21, 2014 4 Photos

  • Police looking for armed robbery suspect The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public for information related to an attempted armed robbery at the Red D Mart at 68310 Ind. 15, in New Paris Saturday.According to police, at approximately 9:13 a.m. a white male approximately 20

    July 20, 2014

  • Work release inmate being sought Elkhart County police filed a report Thursday indicating Matthew J. Balint, 20, failed to return to lawful custody at the work release center, 201 N. Cottage Ave., Goshen, at 4:04 p.m. July 9, and is now considered absent without leave.

    July 18, 2014

  • Handguns reported stolen from barn Troy Alexander Mueller of New Paris told Elkhart County police someone removed handguns from a pole barn located at 19902 C.R. 146 in New Paris between 1:30 a.m. Saturday and 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

    July 17, 2014

  • Elkhart motorcyclist dies from injuries Michael Nunez, 33, Elkhart, died at 8 p.m. Monday from injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle collision at C.R. 6 and C.R. 13 near Elkhart, according to Elkhart County police. The crash occurred at 7:45 p.m. Sunday.According to Elkhart County police,

    July 16, 2014

  • police lights.jpg Motorcyclist dies from crash injuries

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • POLICE NEWS: July 14, 2014 David Carranza, 420 Johnston St., Goshen, told Goshen police someone stole money from his unlocked vehicle while it was parked at his residence at 11 p.m. Friday.

    July 14, 2014


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