County Jail


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

• 2 p.m. Wednesday – Jamarcus A. Eldridge, 33, Fort Wayne, arrested for child molestation. Bond: $25,250.

• 2:05 p.m. Wednesday – Quentin K. Latham, 36, Bunker Hill, arrested for indecent exposure and felony probation violation. Bond: $5,600.

• 2:35 p.m. Wednesday – Gage E. Webb, 23, of 304 S. Market St., Burket, arrested for possession of paraphernalia. Bond: $700.

• 6:38 p.m. Wednesday – Jordyn T. Walker, 24, of 3966 N. CR 400E, Warsaw, arrested for felony probation violation. Bond: $3,500.

• 8:52 p.m. Wednesday – Juan A. Alonzo-Santos, 45, of 3762 W. Old 30, #21W, Warsaw, arrested for invasion of privacy. Bond: $1,500.

• 1:10 a.m. Thursday – Paul C. Frederick, 32, homeless, arrested for false identity statement. Bond: $600.

• 5:20 a.m. Thursday – Rick A. Lupica, 49, of 318 N. Washington St., Warsaw, arrested for driving while suspended with a  prior suspension. Bond: $450.

Personal Injury


• 11:44 a.m. Wednesday – Intersection of Ranch Road and Kincaide Street, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Driver: Calude Arnett, 83, South County Farm Road, Claypool; Jama K. Brown, 40, West Hillside Drive, Syracuse. Injuries: Brown was treated by EMS on scene for head pain. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 12:20 p.m. Wednesday – 1980 N. Detroit St., Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: Teresa J. Locke, 86, Shelden Street, Warsaw; Jason S. Trammel, East CR 700N, Leesburg. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 4:04 p.m. Wednesday – Intersection of Ind. 13 and East North Street, North Webster. Two-car collision. Gavin L. Wilson, 16, East Nelson Drive, Milford; William L. Wharton, 85, EMS T47 Lane, Leesburg. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. North Webster Police Department investigated.

• 5:03 p.m. Wednesday – 733 North Ind. 13, 100 feet east of East Effie Mae Street, North Webster. Pickup-car collision. Drivers: Jonathon L. Byrer, 37, East CR 800N, North Webster; Joshua M. McDaniel, 19, EMS B72 Lane, Warsaw. Damage: Less than $750. NWPD.

• 6:48 p.m. Wednesday – Intersection of South Ind. 15 and East Winona Avenue, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: John K. Landis, 38, East Main Street, Warsaw; Charles D. Wyatt, 25, South Maple Grove Lane, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.


• 3:33 a.m. Wednesday – A criminal mischief report was filed in the 4300 block of North Basswood Drive, Warsaw, for damage to a structure. Value: $500. KCSO.

• 12:21 p.m. Wednesday – The theft of a John Deere Gator was reported in the 1700 block of Rozella Road, Warsaw. Value: $1,900. WPD.

• 2:09 p.m. Wednesday – An employee of North Pointe Cinemas reported cash was taken in the 1000 block of Mariners Drive, Warsaw. Loss: $17,769.50. WPD.

• 4:19 p.m. Wednesday – A woman reported her cellphone was taken in the 2200 block of East Center Street, Warsaw. Value: $1,000. WPD.