Posted Jun 30, 2022 Updated: Jun 30, 2022 @ 4:28 PM
Kosciusko County The following person was booked in the Kosciusko County: Elkhart County The following person was booked in the Elkhart County Corrections Facility: Fulton County The following person was booked in the Fulton County Jail: Noble County The following person was booked in the Noble County Jail: …Read More
Posted Dec 11, 2019 Updated: Dec 11, 2019 @ 2:26 PM
Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department responded to the following accident: 7:20 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, Detroit Street near West CR 300N, Warsaw. Drivers: Melissa M. Miranda, 32, Cherry Street, Warsaw; and Earl D. Houseman, 43, Townline Road, Ligonier. Miranda was driving her vehicle north on Detroit …Read More
KOSCIUSKO — Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office and other agencies offered condolences to Deputy Gary Archbold, his family and the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department for the loss of K9 Officer, Cas, through an online post on the KCSO Facebook page Wednesday evening, July 10. K9 Officer Cas died …Read More
COLUMBIA CITY — A driver suspected of carjacking in Plymouth led police on a chase through parts of two other counties and ended in a fiery crash that killed a police dog in Whitley County. The incident began around 3:30 p.m. in Plymouth where police learned of a …Read More
Posted Mar 10, 2017 Updated: Mar 10, 2017 @ 9:01 AM
WHITLEY COUNTY — Skyler Vincent Bosserman, 19, was arrested by Whitley County Sheriff’s officers Thursday evening, March 9, following a shooting in the 3200 block of Colony Avenue at Tri-Lakes. Bosserman has been charged with criminal recklessness with a firearm, battery with a deadly weapon and pointing a loaded firearm. He is being held on $60,000 bond.
Posted Aug 02, 2016 Updated: Aug 2, 2016 @ 5:40 PM
WHITLEY COUNTY — The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help locating a missing person. Marcus Wolfe is a 19-year-old male and is missing from Whitley County. He was last seen leaving a residence east of Columbia City at 930 p.m. Monday, July 25, and was …Read More
Posted May 24, 2016 Updated: May 24, 2016 @ 12:28 PM
COLUMBIA CITY — A crash involving two semitractor-trailers, one of which was fully engulfed in flames, has eastbound US 30 at Lincolnway (west side of Columbia City) CLOSED at this time. Westbound US 30 is restricted to one lane at this time and traffic is being routed through …Read More
Posted Mar 16, 2016 Updated: Mar 16, 2016 @ 9:52 AM
WHITLEY COUNTY — County Road 300W, 300 feet south of CR 900N, Whitley County, will be closed today, Wednesday, March 16, for a culvert replacement. The road should reopen later this afternoon. Drivers are advised to plan an alternate route while the road is closed. In addition, CR …Read More
Posted Feb 04, 2016 Updated: Feb 4, 2016 @ 2:30 PM
WHITLEY COUNTY — An Avilla man died from injuries he suffered this morning, Thursday, Feb. 4, in a four-vehicle accident on SR 9, north of CR 500E. The accident was reported at 6:14 a.m. James M. Ratliff, 41, Avilla, was pronounced deceased by medical staff at Parkview Whitley …Read More
Posted Nov 25, 2015 Updated: Nov 25, 2015 @ 7:45 AM
LARWILL — Three persons, all suffering internal injuries, were taken to Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, one by helicopter, following a 6:42 p.m. accident on US 30 at CR 400W, east of Larwill in Whitley County.
An autopsy to determine the cause of death of Brian Robert Gurchiek, 51, Columbia City, Monday morning in the Whitley County Jail, has concluded his death was a suicide, according to Randy Dellinger, Whitley County Coroner. The cause of death was from asphyxia due to hanging. Gurchiek, an …Read More
Investigators from the Indiana State Police in Fort Wayne are investigating the death of a male inmate of the Whitley County Jail after he was found unconscious and unresponsive in his cell early this morning. Preliminary investigation by Detective Andrew Mills indicated that during a routine check at …Read More
Whitley County Sheriff’s Department 911 Communications announced at 3:31 p.m. its 911 is back in service For several hours this afternoon, the 911 service was down causing residents with emergency to dial alternate phone numbers.
(UPDATE: Shortly after our posting, Brady Myers was taken to his grandparents home by friends. He has since been reunited with his parents.) The parents of a 15-year-old boy are hoping for the public’s help in bringing their son home. Brady Myers was last seen at 9 p.m. …Read More