County Jail


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

• 3 p.m. Wednesday - Joshua David Lennox, 28, South Bend, arrested for possession of methamphetamine. No bond set.

• 3:17 p.m. Wednesday - Whitney G. Montgomery, 34, of 500 Clinic Court, Warsaw, arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia. No bond set.

• 5:46 p.m. Wednesday - Anjum Yakub Dada, 69, of 8162 E. Sunrise Drive, Syracuse, arrested for felony battery committed with a deadly weapon, leaving the scene of a crash with serious bodily injury and intimidation. No bond set.

• 9:05 p.m. Wednesday - Derek Jacob Flenner, 29, of 6 Ind. 25, Mentone, arrested for theft of a motor vehicle, driving while suspended with a prior suspension and resisting a law enforcement officer using a vehicle. No bond set.

• 10:23 p.m. Wednesday - Abraham B. Smith, 48, of 10730 S. Ind. 5, South Whitley, arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish with a prior and possession of paraphernalia. No bond set.

Property Damage


• 9:22 a.m. Wednesday - Intersection of South Buffalo and East Prairie streets, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Harry D. Melton, 58, Morrow, Ohio; Jennifer M. Konkle, 43, East CR 225S, Winona Lake. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 3:33 p.m. Wednesday - 1800 E. Center St., Warsaw. Pickup hit pole. Driver: Jeffrey T. Webber, 54, East CR 450S, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 5:55 p.m. Wednesday - 532 S. Main St., Etna Green. Car hit pole. Driver: Stella Hollingsworth, 56, East Huntington Street, North Webster. Damage: $750-$1,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 10:37 p.m. Wednesday - East Pierceton Road, 400 feet east of South CR 500E, Pierceton. Car hit deer. Driver: Wesley T. Perkins, 44, Peachtree Lane, Winona Lake. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. KCSO.


• 2:52 p.m. Wednesday - A runaway was reported in the 3300 block of Old Colony Road, Warsaw. WPD.

• 3:26 p.m. Wednesday - Forgery was reported in the 100 block of Capital Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 5:30 p.m. Wednesday - A person was arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia in the 500 block of East Main Street, Mentone. Mentone Police Department investigated.

• 6:12 p.m. Wednesday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 200 block of East CR 575N, Leesburg. KCSO.

• 10:46 a.m. Thursday - Invasion of privacy was reported in the 300 block of North Detroit Street, Warsaw. WPD.