County Jail


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

• 3:48 a.m. Sunday - Timothy R. Ruggles, 47, of 6182 E. CR 400S, Pierceton, arrested for residential entry and confinement. Bond: $5,250.

• 5:20 a.m. Sunday - Angela R. Trager, 36, of 5097 E. Pierceton Road, Warsaw, arrested for possession of paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine. Bond: $5,250.

• 2:59 p.m. Sunday - Austin M. Sherburne, 19, Juliet, Tenn., arrested for felony probation violation. No bond set.

• 4:43 p.m. Sunday - Kylee R. Clay, 18, of 544 S. Colfax St., Warsaw, arrested for residential entry. Bond: $2,500.

• 8:20 p.m. Sunday - Justin W. Miller, 31, of 9906 W. Welch Road, Etna Green, arrested for domestic battery. Bond: $6,000.

Property Damage


• 2:02 a.m. Sunday - North Ind. 13, 100 feet south of North Southshore Drive, Syracuse. Car hit deer. Driver: Christy L. Stover, 45, Goshen. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 9:52 a.m. Sunday - South Packerton Road, 1,000 feet north of East CR 800S, Claypool. Car left roadway. Driver: Cerezo Gumersindo, 18, New Paris. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 11:43 a.m. Sunday - North CR 450E, 10 feet north of East CR 1050N, Syracuse. SUV hit deer. Driver: Ava M. Harker, 17, East Koher Road South, Syracuse. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.

• 12:50 p.m. Sunday - Intersection of U.S. 30 and Springhill Road, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: David L. Van Pelt, 50, East U.S. 30, Pierceton; Michael R. Beezley, 45, East Prairie Street, Leesburg. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 6:15 a.m. Monday - West Broadway Street, 100 feet east of North Pearl Street, Etna Green. Pickup hit parked SUV registered to Cynthia I. Leon, West Broadway Street, Etna Green. Driver: Jacob M. Ashby, 32, Rochester. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.


• 11:35 a.m. Sunday - A woman reported her pet was stolen in the 800 block of South Main Street, Milford. Milford Police Department investigated.

• 2:30 p.m. Sunday - Police served a warrant in the 500 block of East Market Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 8:09 p.m. Sunday - A woman reported her purse was stolen from her vehicle in the 2500 block of Walton Boulevard, Warsaw. WPD.