UPDATE: Accident On Center Street

WARSAW — One person was airlifted and two people were transported to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of East Center Street and Eastlake Drive, Warsaw. At approximately 12:25 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, Milton E. Smiley, 66, West Snyder Road, Warsaw, was westbound on East … Read More

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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: Synergy RV Transport, Inc. v. Dennis Ames, Sr., Lebanon, $713.73 Jeremy Cofield, Metropolis, Ill., $1,217.11 David Johnson, Pinellas Park, Fla., $997.61 Harry McLain, … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 8:44 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2200 block of North Detroit Street, Warsaw. Quality Glass Services reported an armed robbery resulting in a theft of $300. 4:05 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 3300 block of Lake City Highway, Warsaw. … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 7:13 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, East Center Street and North Hickory Street, Warsaw. Drivers: Mykenzie N. Burns, 17, East High Circle Drive, Warsaw, and Richard E. Murphy, Woodland Court, Rochester. Burns entered into the intersection of Hickory … Read More


Leesburg Man Additionally Charged With Four Counts of Child Molesting

LEESBURG — After being charged on Oct. 5 for sexual misconduct with a minor, a Leesburg man is now being charged with four counts of child molesting a female under the age of 14 years old. Nicholas Reed Colquitt, 18, 105 EMS T26B Lane, Leesburg, is being charged with four … Read More


Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Elkhart The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Elkhart County Detention Facility:   … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 5:06 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 100 block of EMS B44 Lane, Leesburg. Mark Sinn reported the theft of an Android tablet. 8:17 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2400 block of West CR 250S, Warsaw. A female reported … Read More


Man Arrested After Dealing Drugs At Dollar General

WARSAW — A Millersburg man was arrested after dealing prescription drugs at a local Dollar General. Commodore Gibson Jr., 45, 126 N. Jefferson St., Millersburg is being charged with dealing a schedule I, II or II controlled substance, a level 5 felony. On Sept. 20, an officer with … Read More


North Webster Man Arrested After Stealing Wakeboard

NORTH WEBSTER — A North Webster man with a history of theft convictions was arrested after stealing a wakeboard from Main Channel Marina. Joshua Michael Kindt, 102 East Epworth Forest Road, North Webster is being charged with theft, a class A misdemeanor and a sentence enhancement for prior … Read More


LaFrance Arrested For Auto Theft During Test Drive

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — An Argos man has been arrested for auto theft after failing to return a vehicle he took for a test drive in Kosciusko County. Richard Ray LaFrance III, 19, 12498 18B Rd., Argos is charged with auto theft, a level 6 felony. On Aug. 14 … Read More