Auer Charged With Multiple Battery Charges

MILFORD — Milford man charged with multiple counts of battery. Joshua Ryan Auer, 22, 212 W. First St., Milford, is being charged with domestic battery, a level 6 felony; domestic battery, a class A misdemeanor; residential entry, a level 6 felony and battery with moderate bodily injury, a … Read More


Smith, Charters and Connolly Facing Multiple Drug Charges

WARSAW — Daniel Kay Smith, 46, 202 Argonne Road, Warsaw, is being charged with a level 5 felony of dealing meth; a level 6 felony of possession of meth; a level 6 felony of possession of two or more chemical reagents or precursors with intent to manufacture a … Read More


Shepler Arrested On Battery Charges

WARSAW — Branden Lee Shepler, 30, 3762 W. Old Road 30, Warsaw, was arrested Thursday, July 14, on battery charges that date back to April 13. Shepler is being charged with a level 6 felony of domestic battery in the presence of a child under 16 and a … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 12:30 a.m. Thursday, July 14, at East Old Road 30, west of N CR 650E, Warsaw. Driver: Michael R. Armstrong, 54, North CR 350W, Columbia City. Armstrong’s vehicle hit a deer and then began to slide … Read More


Jail Bookings

Elkhart The following person was booked into the Elkhart County Detention Facility: Kosciusko The following people were booked into the Kosciusko County Jail: … Read More


Special Prosecutor Appears In Person For Telephonic Conference, Arguments Heard In Courtroom

ELKHART — A telephonic conference call between all parties involved in the allegations against C. Aaron Rovenstine, actually took place in the Elkhart Superior No. 1 courtroom July 8.

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Warsaw PD Asking For Help Identifying Suspect

WARSAW — The Warsaw Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a male subject who is a person of interest in a theft that occurred at a local business. If anyone recognizes the person in the photos, they are asked to contact the department at (574) … Read More


Leesburg Man Injured In Elkhart County Accident

SYRACUSE — Branden Collins, 31, Leesburg, suffered facial lacerations following a one-vehicle accident at 4:35 a.m. today, Thursday, July 14. The accident was on US 6, west of CR 35, north of Syracuse. Officers with the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department report Collins was traveling west on US 6, … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 6:29 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, 8600 block of East Epworth Forest Road, North Webster. Robert A. Smits reported damage to a barn by a stray bullet. 4:32 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, 4100 block of South CR 700W, … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 5:17 a.m. Thursday, July 14, South Buffalo Street north of Fisher Avenue, Warsaw. Driver: Vickie L. Ramsey, 56, Dausha Court, Warsaw. Ramsey’s vehicle collided with a deer. Damage up to $5,000. 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, East … Read More

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Espinoza Sentenced For Sexual Misconduct With A Minor

WARSAW — Brooke Sasha Espinoza, 525 Sophia Lane, Warsaw, was sentenced on Thursday, July 7 on one count of sexual misconduct with a minor, a level 5 felony. According to court documents, filed Aug. 16, 2015 Espinoza and Joshua Kats had sexual relationships with a 14-year-old female in April, 2014. … Read More