County Jail


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

• 10:53 a.m. Thursday - Savannah Nicole Johnson, 22, Elkhart, arrested for felony failure to appear. No bond set.

• 11:52 a.m. Thursday - Jacob Ross Suber, 25, of 418 S. Washington St., Warsaw, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. Bond: $5,000.

• 4:09 p.m. Thursday - Christy Ann Singry, 60, of 1719 Betsy Court, Warsaw, arrested for theft - shoplifting. Bond: $600.

• 5:28 p.m. Thursday - Thomas Allen Elsasser, 47, Elkhart, arrested for felony probation violation. No bond set.

• 6:21 p.m. Thursday - Eric Warren Swick, 40, Macy, arrested for possession of cocaine or narcotic drug and dealing cocaine or narcotic drug. Bond: $15,500.

• 12:31 p.m. Friday - Stephen James Mallory Jr., 49, Fort Wayne, arrested for theft. Bond: $600.

• 12:33 p.m. Friday - Nathan Marque Smith, 32, Fort Wayne, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

Personal Injury


• 2:42 p.m. Thursday - North Ind. 15, 662 feet south of Lyon Street, Warsaw. Four-vehicle collision. Drivers: Kyle M. Gilbert, 24, Rochester; Jonna A. Stamm, 37, EMS T6A Lane, Leesburg; Pearlie F. Whitaker, 66, West CR 1200S, Silver Lake; Jacob A. French, 19, South Packerton Road, Warsaw. Injuries: Whitaker complained of neck pain. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 10 a.m. Thursday - 1520 Provident Drive, Warsaw. Pickup hit parked vehicle registered to Theresa L. Braun, Goshen. Driver: Zachary R. Ransbottom, 18, East CR 700S, Claypool. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 11:56 a.m. Thursday  - 308 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Tractor hit yellow post in front of fire hydrant. Driver: Dylan M. Haakma, 23, Whitsett, N.C. Damage: $1,000-$2,5000. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 12:36 p.m. Thursday - Pierceton Road, 1,150 feet east of Freedom Lane, Winona Lake. Van hit stop sign. Driver: Lindsay C. Krieg, 25, North Main Street, Sidney. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Winona Lake Police Department.

• 2:53 p.m. Thursday - South Buffalo Street, 1,000 feet north of Fisher Avenue, Warsaw. Pickup-car collision. Drivers: Allen L. Weimer, 64, Ligonier; Barbara J. Bellamy, 73, East Tyner Street, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 7:25 p.m. Thursday - 1931 Plaza Drive, Warsaw. SUV hit parked vehicle registered to Jarrad O. Asay, East Barrington Place, Warsaw. Driver: Alfredo M. Perez, 33, East CR 200N, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.


• 4:55 p.m. Thursday - A traffic stop was conducted for a person being a lifetime habitual traffic violator in the 2500 block of East U.S. 30, Warsaw. WPD.

• 5:07 p.m. Thursday - Criminal trespass was reported in the 200 block of West Jefferson Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 5:18 p.m. Thursday - A welfare check was conducted in the 100 block of East Bell Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 1:11 a.m. Friday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 1400 block of Country Club Drive East, Warsaw. WPD.

• 6:32 a.m. Friday - A plastic garbage bag container containing T-shirts, socks, cigarettes, a glass pipe, a traffic ticket and a car title was reported found in the 700 block of North Parker Street, Warsaw. WPD.