County Jail


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

• 3:55 p.m. Thursday - Samantha Joann Guess, 34, of 202 N. Morgan St., Mentone, arrested for possession of a hypodermic syringe or needle, possession of paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine and on a warrant. No bond set.

• 5:17 p.m. Thursday - Daniel Slone, 43, of 2441 W. CR 250S, #89, Warsaw, arrested on a warrant in a civil matter. Bond: $2,725.

• 5:29 p.m. Thursday - Raul Jesus Escudero, 53, of 300 River Road, North Manchester, arrested for operating a motor vehicle without ever obtaining a license. Bond: $500.

• 9:52 p.m. Thursday - Danielle Michelle Gear, 32, of 201 E. Greenhaus Drive, #8, Syracuse, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $700.

• 3:36 a.m. Friday - Randy Walgamuth, 61, Fort Wayne, arrested for theft. Bond: $600.

• 3:46 a.m. Friday - Hector Hinojosa Jr., 51, of 1520 E. Winona Ave., Warsaw, arrested for theft. Bond: $600.

• 10:03 a.m. Friday - Shaun Christopher Smith, 42, Elba, Ala., arrested for nonsupport of a dependant/child violations. Bond: $5,000.

• 10:15 a.m. Friday - Jacob Isaiah Craft, 28, of 4630 S. CR 500E, Warsaw, arrested for felony battery with moderate bodily injury and invasion of privacy. Bond: $11,750.

• 12:44 p.m. Friday - Adrienne Michelle Smalley, 38, of 304 N. Thayer St., Bourbon, arrested for theft-shoplifting and felony theft. Bond: $5,850.

• 12:50 p.m. Friday - Donald Wayne Everly, 46, of 1407 E. Clark St., Warsaw, arrested of felony failure to appear. No bond set.

• 1:14 p.m. Friday - Mario Sanchez-Hernandez, 36, Elkhart, arrested for domestic battery in the presence of a child less than 16. No bond listed.

Property Damage


• 4:25 p.m. Thursday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 1700 block of Lakeview Boulevard, Warsaw. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 5 p.m. Thursday - A person was arrested for operating a motor vehicle without ever obtaining a license in the 500 block of East Pope Street, Warsaw. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 1:31 p.m. Friday - Alcohol was reported stolen in the 100 block of North Detroit Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 8:13 a.m. Friday - Unlawful entry of a motor vehicle was reported in the 400 block of North Parkway Drive, Syracuse. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 8:16 a.m. Friday - A person was arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish in the 800 block of East Smith Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 2:05 p.m. Friday - Theft of auto parts was reported in the 500 block of North Jefferson Street, Silver Lake. Silver Lake Police Department investigated.


• 7:49 a.m. Thursday - East U.S. 30, 500 feet west of East Van Ness Road, Warsaw. SUV hit deer. Driver: Ryan C. Branning, 20, West CR 325N, Larwill. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. KCSO.

• 2:54 p.m. Thursday - 848 E. Smith St., Warsaw. Van-SUV collision. Drivers: Zachariah E. Ochoa, 16, East Keith Street, Pierceton; Jamison D. Wyatt, 17, South Buffalo Street, Warsaw. Damage: $750 to $1,000. WPD.

• 5:10 p.m. Thursday - Intersection of South Huntington and East Baltimore streets, Syracuse. Two-car collision. Drivers: Kristy J. Rumfelt, 44, North CR 450E, Syracuse; Serrano Yuzon, 27, East Backwater Road, North Webster. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Syracuse Police Department investigated.