Multiple theft, burglary and scam incidents were recently reported to local police:
• Jack Adcock of Jack Adcock Construction told Elkhart County police that someone broke into his utility trailer while it was parked at a job site at 51414 C.R. 39, Middlebury. Wiring and saws were taken. Adcock also someone broke into the home there, and a roll of wire was missing from the basement. The burglary and theft took place between noon Monday and 8 a.m. Tuesday.
• DeWayne Miller, 14219 C.R. 14, Middlebury, told Elkhart County police someone entered two of his barns through unlocked doors between 6:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:07 p.m. Monday. Multiple farm implements were stolen, as well as a large heater fan that was sitting behind a barn.
• Tammy Sublett, 909 N. Fifth St., told Goshen police that someone took a lawnmower, weed eater, leaf blower and a spare tire from the back porch of her home between 6 p.m. Monday and 6 p.m. Tuesday.
• Idaho resident Genona Afeaki reported an identity theft case to Goshen police Tuesday.
• Joshua Baker reported a possible bicycle theft from his neighbor’s house at 1505 West Ave. to Goshen police Tuesday.
• Aaron Frazier, 905 Wilson Ave., Goshen, told Goshen police Thursday that prescription pills were stolen from his home.
• Holly Adams of Goshen told Goshen police Tuesday that someone called her claiming to represent a business. The caller told Adams she owed the business money, and that if she didn’t pay by a certain time she would be arrested.
• Michele Amaya told Goshen police Tuesday her stereo was stolen from her husband’s workplace at 601 E. Reynolds St.
• Christina Horn, 631 N. Main St., told Goshen police Tuesday that someone had entered her home without permission while she was gone.
• Andres Valtierra of Goshen told Goshen police Wednesday that someone stole a semi tire from under his vehicle while the vehicle was parked at Walmart, 2304 Lincolnway East.
• Elkhart County police said Dillon G. Ramey, 24, 60277 Missouri Ave., Goshen, drove onto private property at 24526 C.R. 45 and stole aluminum metal around 11:30 a.m. Monday. Police said Ramey then took the aluminum and scrapped it for money. Ramey was arrested on a warrant. Information about the case has been forwarded to the Elkhart County Prosecutor’s Office for review.
• Elkhart County police said Brandon E. Quinn, 18, 57623 Gano St., Elkhart, was stopped on his bicycle at C.R. 20 and Edwards Street in Elkhart for a traffic violation. Police said there was a warrant for Quinn’s arrest from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on a charge of residential burglary. Quinn was also allegedly in possession of what was suspected to be synthetic marijuana. He was incarcerated.
• Melora Amundson of Goshen told Elkhart County police Monday that unauthorized charges were made on her credit card Sept. 26 and Oct. 15.
• Robert Phillips, 53017 Wade, Bristol, told Elkhart County police someone entered his garage through an open door and stole an electric generator. The burglary occurred between 4 p.m. Sunday and 3 p.m. Tuesday.
• Yvonne Schwartz, 20292 C.R. 36, Goshen, told Elkhart County police that several prescription medications were taken from her home between 4 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.
Taken to hospital
Goshen police said a 23-year-old woman was found at the intersection of Sherwood and Rebecca drives around 11:47 p.m. Tuesday. The woman had cut her wrists in several places and was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for mental health treatment. She was placed under 72-hour observation by a doctor.
According to Elkhart County police, a student became unruly in a classroom at Bashor Children’s Home, 62226 C.R. 15, Goshen, about 8 a.m. Tuesday.
• Matthew D. Brace, 21, 9462 N. Ind. 19 15, Etna Green, and Christopher Hensley, 21, 201 E. Williams St., Apt. B, Milford, were arrested by Elkhart County police after a traffic stop around 10:48 p.m. Tuesday on C.R. 21 at C.R. 38, Goshen. Police said Brace and Hensley were in possession of what was thought to be synthetic marijuana, and Brace also had drug paraphernalia. Both men were incarcerated in the Elkhart County jail.