Michaelson Arrested For Prescription Fraud

WARSAW — Alleged forging of drug prescriptions has landed an Etna Green resident in jail. Kyle Thomas Michaelson, 25, 607 N. Pearl St., Etna Green, was arrested for one count of acquiring a controlled substance by fraud, a level 6 felony. On Oct. 16, 2015, officers with the … Read More


Valentine’s Day Bar Fight Leads To Arrest

WARSAW — A bar fight landed at least one person in jail after a bouncer was beaten and a victim’s jaw was broken. Police arrested Jason W. Stromatt, 41, 1092 Greene Drive, Warsaw, on one count of battery causing serious bodily injury, a level 5 felony, and one count of … Read More


UPDATE: Minor Injuries At Zimmer Biomet This Morning

WARSAW — What was initially reported as a small explosion at Zimmer Biomet Building Five this morning, was found not to be an explosion after all. However one individual did sustain minor injuries. That individual was transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital. Warsaw-Wayne Fire Chief reports the incident was … Read More

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Initial Hearings Waived For Rovenstine, Soto

WARSAW — Motions to waive initial hearings by attorneys for C. Aaron Rovenstine and Mark H. Soto have been filed with Kosciusko Circuit Court. The motions eliminate appearance of both individuals Thursday morning. Initial hearings, for both men to hear the indictments brought against them by a grand … Read More

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Three Injured In Accident Involving Police Vehicle

WARSAW — Three people suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon, March 13, at North Detroit Street and Lake City Highway. Warsaw Police Officer Phillip M. Hawks, 28, East Fort Wayne Street, Warsaw, complained of pain to the head. He was checked by Lutheran EMS paramedics … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 11:09 p.m. Monday, March 14, East Levi Lee Road, west of North Old SR 15, Leesburg. Terri L. Stump, 58, North Oakwood Drive, Warsaw. Struck a raccoon. Damage up to $5,000. 11:08 p.m. Sunday, March 13, … Read More


Elderly Woman Arrested For Promoting Prostitution

SERGEANT RON GALAVIZ Public Information Officer-Fort Wayne KENDALLVILLE — A 76-year-old woman from Kendallville was arrested yesterday by the Indiana State Police following a multi-agency investigation which began in September of 2015, following allegations that U.S. currency was being exchanged for sexual acts at a local business. The … Read More

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Rodriguez Assaults Woman With Belt And Hand

WARSAW — A man who slapped a woman on her face causing a laceration to the lower lip and hit her on the hip with a belt, has been arrested on domestic battery charges. Rene Rodriguez, 29, 908 Oak Brook Place, Warsaw, was arrested Monday evening, March 14, … Read More

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Charges Filed Against Davis After May Traffic Stop

WARSAW — Benjamin F. Davis III, 26, 765 E. Clark St., Warsaw, has been arrested on a charge of possession of paraphernalia and driving while suspended, both class A misdemeanors. The charge of possession of paraphernalia was enhanced to a level 6 felony, due to a conviction on … Read More


BREAKING: Explosion At Zimmer Building Five

CLICK HERE FOR UPDATE ON FIRE AT ZIMMER BIOMET WARSAW — Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory and Lutheran EMS are at the scene of what has been reported as a small explosion at Zimmer Biomet, Building Five. At least one person has been reported as being injured. No further details … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 8:09 a.m. Monday, March 14, 100 block EMS T36 Lane, Leesburg. Kandace L. Kesler reported items stolen from her unlocked vehicle. Missing were an iPod and wallet. Value: $125. 8:09 a.m. Monday, March 14, 200 block … Read More