Four Arrested For Fraud To Kerlin Motorsports

WARSAW — Four Chicago residents were recently arrested for attempting to fraudulently purchase ATV’s from Kerlin Motorsports in Warsaw. On June 21, a manager with Kerlin Motorsports spoke with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department about a suspicious purchase. She had received an online purchase and credit application under … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accidents: 3:22 p.m. Thursday, July 13, North Indiana Avenue, Syracuse. Drivers: Sol C. Miller, 80, Bonita Bay Blvd., Bonita Springs, Fla., and Barbara S. Naab, 87, East Northshore Drive, Syracuse. Miller struck Naab’s vehicle when he was backing … Read More

Leesburg Man Arrested For Incest Relationship With His Daughter

*WARNING: The following article contains information that may not be suitable for all readers* LEESBURG — A Leesburg man was arrested after having sexual relations with his daughter on several occasions. Jack Slater, 59, 4223 East CR 450N, Leesburg, is being charged with incest, a level five felony. … Read More

Warsaw Man Arrested For Strangling Female Victim

WARSAW — A Warsaw man was arrested after he strangled a female victim while drunk. Toran Lee Savant, 32, 888 South Oak Brook Place, Warsaw, is being charged with strangulation, a level 6 felony, and domestic battery, a class A misdemeanor. On July 11, an officer with the … Read More

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Kosciusko County Court News

Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Western Property Services v. Kyle Abbott, Warsaw, $2,651 Steven W. Brown, Winona Lake, $2,335.54 Ashley Hackworth, Warsaw, $4,946 Bobby and Jennifer Herrick, Syracuse, $5,182 Marissa Moore, Winona Lake, $2,335.54 … 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

Three Men Arrested For Dealing, Possession

WINONA LAKE — Two local teens and one male from Michigan were recently arrested after being found with heroin and marijuana. Officers also discovered evidence of dealing. Brian Dashaun Adkins, 18, Winona Lake; Marco A. Cleto, 19, Warsaw; and Matthew Kenneth Hayes, 22, Detroit, Mich.; are all facing multiple … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 4:47 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, South SR 24 and SR 15, Warsaw. Drivers: Jacob C. Bradley, 17, Lincoln Drive, Warsaw, and Ricky C. Badman, 61, South Country Club Road, Warsaw. The vehicles collided at the intersection. Damage up … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Warsaw Officers with Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 11:49 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, 3200 block of Fawn Court, Warsaw. Faye Arnett reported identity deception. 12:44 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, 400 block of South Indiana Street, Warsaw. A bicycle was found abandoned in a yard. Kosciusko Officers … Read More