County Jail


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

• 6:54 a.m. Tuesday - Malachi H. Sweeny, 27, of 2151 Laurelwood Drive, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery and strangulation. Bond: $5,250.

• 12:45 p.m. Tuesday - Philip K. Kellogg, 56, of 6516 S. Barbee Drive, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery. Bond: $5,250.

• 8:26 p.m. Tuesday - Kyle C. Thompson, 33, of 4801 E. CR 1500N, North Manchester, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear, felony probation violation and false identity statement. Bond: $600.

• 9:32 p.m. Tuesday - Karissa L. Hubbard, 37, Wabash, arrested for false identity statement, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe, felony probation violation and possession of paraphernalia. Bond: $5,250.

• 9:35 p.m. Tuesday - Michael L. Greenfield, 36, Huntington, arrested for possession of methamphetamine. Bond: $5,250.

• 1:40 a.m. Wednesday - Justin L. Hyde, 19, of 77 Kings Highway, #3, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery. Bond: $1,000.

Property Damage


• 10:33 a.m. Tuesday - South Buffalo Street, 540 feet south of East Prairie Street, Warsaw. SUV hit deer. Driver: Christin A. Cornelius, 61, South County Farm Road, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

Personal Injury


• 7:10 a.m. Tuesday - South Huntington Street, 5 feet south of East Pickwick Street, Syracuse. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Bradley R. Searfoss, 41, Fort Wayne; Janie H. Leach, 60, East Island Avenue, Syracuse. Injuries: Searfoss suffered a contusion on his left wrist and was treated by medics on scene; Leach complained of leg/knee pain and suffered a swollen upper lip and broken tooth. She took herself to MedStat for treatment. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Syracuse Police Department investigated.


• 8:08 p.m. Tuesday - A warrant was served in the 900 block of West Winona Avenue, Warsaw. WPD.

• 1:33 a.m. Wednesday - A driver was cited for driving while suspended with a prior suspension in the 1600 block of West Lake Street, Warsaw. WPD.