police reports

Area Police Reports

Kosicusko Officers with the Kosciusko Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 7:49 Wednesday, July 20, at the 1200 block of Meadow Lark Boulevard, Warsaw. A man reported harassing text messages. 9:50 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, at the 13400 block of North CR 700W, Nappanee. Charlene Slagle reported stolen … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 5:52 a.m. Friday, July 22, at South CR 400W and West CR 750S, Claypool. Driver: Logan S. House, 21, East CR 300N, Warsaw. House stated he was late for work and a stop sign just came … Read More


Horn Facing Drug Charges

WARSAW — Andrew Jeffery Horn, 48, 1622 E. Clark St., Warsaw, is being charged with a level 6 possession of syringe; level 6 felony of possession of precursor by a methamphetamine offender; a class B misdemeanor possession of marijuana and a class C misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia. According … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 4:06 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at East Center Street and Frontage Road, Warsaw. Drivers: Dolores A. Klawitter, 80, North Creek Bend Lane, Milford, and Ashley N. Garcia, 30 Wooster Road, Winona Lake. Klawitter was making a turn … Read More

court news

Kosciusko County Court News

Kosciusko County Judgments Kosciusko County Filings Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: SAC Finance, Inc. v. Mark E. Anderson, Warsaw, $3,944.38 Warsaw Health System, LLC v. Tirean M. Blair, Warsaw, $4,133.94 Mark B. Dickinson, Warsaw, … Read More


Area Accident Reports

North Webster Officers with the North Webster Police Department investigated the following accident: 6:43 a.m. Thursday, July 21, at North SR 13 and West Crystal Flash Road, North Webster. Drivers: Robert M. Newhouse, 27, Violet Court, Fort Wayne, and Dewayne A. Watson, 55, East Center Street, Sidney. Newhouse … Read More


Goshen Teen Suffers Head Injury In Accident

SYRACUSE — A Goshen teen suffered head injuries after being struck while standing next to the road following a two-vehicle accident. The accident was reported at 4:45 a.m. today, Thursday, July 21. It happened at CR 33 north of CR 50, north of Syracuse. Lisa Helmuth, 18, Goshen, … Read More


Couple Arrested In Warsaw Prostitution Bust

WARSAW — A couple has been arrested following in investigation into Ying Massage Parlor after an unnamed customer filed complaints of prostitution. John E. Laibe Jr., 59, and Xiao Lin Laibe, 56, 6804 Baer Road, Fort Wayne, have been booked in the Kosciukso County Jail on charges of corrupt … Read More


Shaw Charged With Battery

BOURBON — Terry J. Shaw, 39, 317 W. Park Avenue, Bourbon, is being charged with domestic battery with moderate bodily injury, a level 6 felony and domestic battery a class A misdemeanor. On July 9, an officer with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call from … Read More


Lindsey Batters Partially Paralyzed Wife

WARSAW — A physically handicapped woman, who is paralyzed on her right side, was transported to Kosciusko County Hospital covered in blood with a large laceration on her head. She reported the abuse was at the hands of her husband. Michael K. Lindsey, 59, 2441 W. CR 250S, … Read More


Road Rage Lands Amburgey In Jail

SOUTH WHITLEY — Zachary Eugene Amburgey, 23, 907 N. Sycamore St., North Manchester, is being charged with battery causing serious bodily injury, a level 5 felony; aggressive driving a class A misdemeanor and failure to stop after an accident a class A misdemeanor. According to an affidavit of … Read More