SYRACUSE — Five subjects have been arrested in connection with a reported burglary in progress in Kosciusko County yesterday morning, Feb. 1.
At approximately 8 a.m., the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department received a complaint of a burglary in progress at 428 EMS D15 Lane, Syracuse. Officers arrived at the scene and shortly after learned the incident was not a residential burglary, but a subject recovering property. During the interaction with the subjects, it was learned that several of the subjects were wanted on warrants locally and from other jurisdictions. During the arrest of the three wanted subjects, a search was completed with drugs and drug paraphernalia being found at the residence. Methamphetamine, heroin, needles, smoking devices for narcotics and scales were located at the scene.
Information gained during this investigation also lead to the recovery of a stolen vehicle and the arrest of a suspect from an auto theft in the same area.
Michael Gross, 65, Syracuse, was arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail for maintaining a common nuisance, possession of methamphetamine and possession of heroin.
Hayle Doty, 29, Milford, was arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail for visiting a common nuisance and a Marshall County warrant for dealing heroin.
Twila Zentz, 52, Syracuse, was arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail on a warrant for theft.
James Roder, 32, Claypool, was arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail for visiting a common nuisance and a body attachment warrant.
Aaron Marshall, 34, Warsaw, was arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail for auto theft.
The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department was assisted by Syracuse Police, Milford Police, Warsaw Police and the Indiana State Police. The Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office advises that the defendant’s charge is merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.