County Jail


The following people were preliminarily charged and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail:

• 3:37 p.m. Wednesday - David Dwayne Hopkins, 56, of 309 S. High St., Warsaw, arrested on a warrant. Bond: $5,250.

• 6:39 p.m. Wednesday - Jason Erin Myers, 37, of 14 EMS B6A Lane, #148, Leesburg, arrested for burglary. Bond: $6,000.

• 6:55 p.m. Wednesday - Michael Ray Smith, 56, Dalton, Ga., arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish with a prior. Bond: $600.

• 11:38 p.m. Wednesday - Rodney James Crittendon, 53, of 7235 N. Ind. 13, North Webster, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia. Bond: $5,250.

• 9:04 a.m. Wednesday - Scott Lee Van Hawk, 51, of 1087 E. CR 350N, Warsaw, arrested for invasion of privacy. Bond: $5,250.

Personal Injury


• 5:01 p.m. Wednesday - Intersection of Ind. 15 and West CR 300N, Warsaw. Car-pickup collision. Drivers: Bryan K. Scutchfield, 48, North Hartzler Street, Warsaw; David F. Dittman, 40, North Old Port Road, Warsaw. Injury: Passenger in Dittman’s vehicle, Aubrey N. Dittman, 39, North Old Port Road, Warsaw, complained of chest pain. Damage: $25,000-$50,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 8:08 a.m. Wednesday - Intersection of South Ind. 14 and East Ind. 14, Claypool. Pickup-car collision. Drivers: Dean A. Boggs, 17, South Country Club Road, Warsaw; Jean S. Ness, 62, West CR 450N, Cromwell. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Claypool Police Department investigated.


• 7:24 a.m. Wednesday - An emergency detention order was requested in the 1300 block of Mariners Drive, Warsaw. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated.

• 8:45 a.m. Wednesday - Invasion of privacy was reported in the 200 block of East Nelson Drive, Milford. KCSD.

• 3:01 p.m. Wednesday - A warrant was served in the 200 block of Argonne Road, Warsaw. WPD.

• 5:52 p.m. Wednesday - A person was arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia in the 2500 block of Walton Boulevard, Warsaw. WPD.

• 8:50 p.m. Wednesday - A person was reported as driving a motor vehicle while suspended with a prior suspension in the 2800 block of West Old 30, Warsaw. WPD.