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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko The following accidents were investigated by the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department: 11:05 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, North CR 150W, north of West CR 300N, Warsaw. Driver: Kimberly D. Thomas, 45, West CR 900N, Milford. Thomas was northbound on CR 150W, when a southbound vehicle entered her lane … Read More

(Photos by Deb Patterson)

UPDATE: Accident On SR 15 North Of Leesburg

UPDATE: Michael Smith, 25, Rochester, was transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital after complaining of leg pain following a one-vehicle accident at 7:30 a.m. today, Jan. 13. The accident was near 7666 N. SR 15, Leesburg. Kosciusko County Master Deputy Sheriff Shane Bucher determined Smith was northbound on SR … Read More

(Photos by Deb Patterson)

BREAKING: Accident On Detroit Street At NAPA

WARSAW — Traffic is backed up on Detroit Street in the area of NAPA where a two-vehicle accident occurred. Warsaw Police, Warsaw-Wayne Township Fire Department, and Lutheran EMS responded to the scene. At least two people are being transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital. The wrecker services are arriving … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incident: 6:29 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11, 3100 block of East Wooster Road, Pierceton. Stephen Fuller reported a runaway. Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incident: 11:50 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 500 block of … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 9:19 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, North Enchanted Forest Lane and East Street of Dreams, Cromwell. Drivers: Michael J. Moore, 31, East Crooked Mile Road, Cromwell, and Chester L. Los, 55, East CR 900N, Syracuse. Moore’s vehicle … Read More

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Fulton County Courthouse Receives Bomb Threat

ROCHESTER — Fulton County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a bomb threat made to the Fulton County Courthouse this morning, Jan. 12. According to Fulton County Sheriff Christopher Sailors, no threat was found and the activities at the courthouse resumed at 1:30 p.m. At approximately 9 a.m. Fulton County … Read More

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Change of Venue Denied

WARSAW — Kosciusko Circuit Court Judge Michael W. Reed has denied Brandon T. Woody’s motion for a change of venue. The ruling was made today, Tuesday, Jan. 12. Woody is charged with the Feb. 19, 2015, murder of Tara Thornburg and Joshua Nisley in Syracuse. In the order … Read More


Cause Of Bus Garage Fire On Hold

WARSAW — The investigation into the cause of the fire that destroyed the Warsaw Community Schools Bus Garage early Thursday, Jan. 7, is on hold. Warsaw-Wayne Fire Township Fire Chief Michael Wilson reports the investigation is on hold until manufacturers of products, in the area where the fire … Read More

Crews responded to a one-vehicle accident on CR 400N. (Photo by Michelle Reed)

BREAKING: Accident On CR 400N

WARSAW — Leesburg Fire Department, Lutheran EMS and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department are en route to the scene of a one-vehicle accident. The accident is reported to be at 1825 W. 400N, between North CR 150W and North CR 200W. At least one person has been transported … Read More

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Charges Dismissed Against One Rape Suspect

WARSAW — Today, Tuesday, Jan. 12, was to be the start of a three-day jury trial for Charles M. Williams, 21, 2433 Dugdale Road, Waukegan, Ill. Instead the trial was cancelled and charges of rape, a level 1 felony; and sexual battery, a level 4 felony, have been … Read More

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Burt Turns Himself In, Trial Date Set

WABASH — He failed to appear at his first initial hearing on Dec. 7, but seven days later, Carl W. Burt, 63, 7194 W. Crystal Lake Road, Warsaw, was in court with counsel for his initial hearing. That hearing was held on Dec. 14 and the court set … Read More

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Jail Bookings

Elkhart The following people were booked in the Elkhart County Detention Facility: Jan. 12 Dillon Joe Bunch, 22, 68077 CR 23, New Paris, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. No bond listed. Jan. 11 Everet M. Stutzman, 54, 8821 W. 800N, Nappanee, arrested for contempt of court. … Read More