County Jail


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

• 11:01 a.m. Sunday - Robert Lee Pickens, 46, Rochester, arrested for theft and theft of a motor vehicle. No bond set.

• 6:44 p.m. Sunday - Cassie Leigh Santamaria, 31, of 917 E. Fort Wayne St., Warsaw, arrested for public intoxication by drugs. Bond: $400.

• 1:04 a.m. Monday - David D. Hopkins, 55, Fort Wayne, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

Property Damage


• 3:34 p.m. Sunday - West U.S. 30, 200 feet west of North CR 700W, Warsaw. Car hit deer. Driver: Ramon Rodela, 78, South Bend. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 8:34 p.m. Sunday - East U.S. 30, 800 feet east of South CR 900E, Pierceton. Car was hit by tire that a semi ahead of the car lost. Driver: Joshua P. Orr, 49, Markle. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 10:30 p.m. Sunday - North Ind. 13, 100 feet north of East CR 400N, Pierceton. Pickup hit guardrail and deer. Driver: Michael B. Lauber, 45, North Stanley Street, North Webster. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 7:45 a.m. Monday - West CR 350S, 500 feet west of South Wildwood Trail, Warsaw. Car hit deer. Driver: Caleb D. Page, 19, South CR 600W, Claypool. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.


• 1:37 a.m. Sunday - Disorderly conduct was reported in the 300 block of West High Street, Syracuse. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 5:36 p.m. Sunday - A wallet, debit/credit cards and identity documents were reported stolen in the 2500 block of Walton Boulevard, Warsaw. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 6:11 p.m. Sunday - A person was arrested for public intoxication by drugs in the 500 block of West CR 300N, Warsaw. WPD.

• 9:20 p.m. Sunday - Criminal conversion was reported in the 500 block of Prairie Drive, Syracuse. SPD.

• 12:52 a.m. Monday - A warrant was served in the 200 block of West Main Street, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 2:34 p.m. Monday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 2200 block of East Jefferson Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:16 a.m. Monday - An emergency detention order was requested in the 200 block of North Scott Street, Warsaw. WPD.