County Jail


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

• 6:39 p.m. Monday - Dyllan Amanda Kessler, 21, Columbia City, arrested while operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $700.

• 6:50 p.m. Monday - Destiny Lou Hansen, 26, of 2671 E. Robby Drive, Warsaw, arrested for leaving the scene of an injury crash. Bond: $500.

• 8:26 p.m. Monday - Clifton Valentinus Holiday, 34, Goshen, arrested for driving while suspended with a prior suspension. Bond: $400.

• 5:08 a.m. Tuesday - Samuel Edward Goble, 43, Auburn, arrested for criminal trespass. Bond: $500.

• 6:01 a.m. Tuesday - Eden Racquel Pruitt, 20, of 4625 N. CR 100E, Warsaw, arrested for resisting law enforcement - fighting, disorderly conduct, resisting law enforcement and public intoxication by alcohol or drugs. No bond set.

• 6:56 a.m. Tuesday - Jonathan James Brewer, 32, of 466 Clinic Court, Warsaw, arrested for felony failure to appear, theft of a firearm, possession of paraphernalia with a prior, possession of a handgun without a license and possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish with a prior. No bond set.

Property Damage


• 5:50 a.m. Monday - North CR 500E, 2,600 feet south of East CR 800N, Syracuse. Pickup hit deer. Driver: Tammy J. Ramirez, 47, East CR 650N, Leesburg. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 9:23 a.m. Monday - 3454 N. Detroit St., Warsaw. Car hit NIPSCO utility pole. Driver: Margaret Dombrowski, 59, Cassopolis, Mich. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 11:13 a.m. Monday - 1150 Husky Trail, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Brenda D. Harrison, 56, Argos; Mingxing Zhuo, 33, South Huntington Street, Syracuse. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 1:23 p.m. Monday - Intersection of Frontage and Eastlake drives, Warsaw. Three-vehicle collision. Drivers: Shane C. Smalley, 26, East CR 400N, Warsaw; Brian A. Watkins, 56, North Eastshore Drive, Syracuse; Christopher J. Sparke, 56, South CR 600E, Pierceton. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. WPD.

• 2:27 p.m. Monday - North Ind. 15, 2,500 feet north of West Levi Lee Road, Warsaw. Car left roadway, going into a ditch and hit a mailbox. Driver: Braden C. Weaver, 22, South Ind. 15, Claypool. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Claypool Police Department investigated.

• 7:03 p.m. Monday - 2011 Vixen Lane, Warsaw. Car hit unoccupied vehicle registered to Patrica J. Coy, Vixen Lane, Warsaw. Driver: Donald L. Butts, 86, Red Squirrel Court, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 3:47 a.m. Tuesday - East CR 1100N, 300 feet east of North CR 1000E, Cromwell. Pickup hit deer. Driver: Ted W. Grumme, 46, East Waco Drive, Syracuse. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.


• 9:36 a.m. Monday - An abandoned vehicle was reported in the 500 block of East Fort Wayne Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 11:31 a.m. Monday - A death investigation was opened in the 300 block of West Center Street, Burket. KCSO.

• 2:48 p.m. Monday - A warrant was served in the 400 block of South CR 325E, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:22 p.m. Monday - A person was arrested for possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia in the 1700 block of East Winona Avenue, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:51 p.m. Monday - A death investigation was opened in the 1400 block of West Leigh Drive, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 5:43 p.m. Monday - Fraud was reported in the 9200 block of West CR 1200N, Nappanee. KCSO.

• 8:53 p.m. Monday - An animal complaint was reported in the 200 block of Sophie Lane, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:06 a.m. Tuesday - Criminal trespass was reported in the 2100 block of East Center Street, Warsaw. WPD.