County Jail


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

• 4:54 p.m. Thursday - Christina Nicole Bartley, 36, of 104 S. Church St., Claypool, arrested for possession of methamphetamine and possession of a hypodermic syringe or needle. Bond: $5,250.

• 5:09 p.m. Thursday - Timothy A. Keesee Jr., 48, address unknown, arrested for residential entry. Bond: $5,250.

• 7:29 p.m. Thursday - Steven Ray Bennett, 59, address unknown, arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated - endangerment and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of 0.15 or more. Bond: $700.

• 2:36 a.m. Friday - Justin Fredrick Sowders, 20, of 739 E. Winona Ave., Warsaw, arrested for consumption of alcohol by a minor. Bond: $400.

• 2:38 a.m. Friday - Samantha Leann Landry, 19, of 739 E. Winona Ave., Warsaw, arrested for consumption of alcohol by a minor, misdemeanor battery, intimidation, possession of paraphernalia and possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish. Bond: $600.

• 10:11 a.m. Friday - Jacob Ross Suber, 27, of 418 S. Washington St., Warsaw, arrested for driving while suspended with a prior suspension. Bond: $500.

• 10:20 a.m. Friday - Christian Michael McQuade, 29, of 27 EMS B59 Lane, Warsaw, arrested for felony failure to appear. No bond set.

• 11:37 a.m. Friday - Lamar Ray Schwartz, 44, of 4873 S. CR 400E, Warsaw, arrested for contempt. No bond set.

• 12:43 p.m. Friday - Alicia Nichon Bottorff, 30, of 3190 Old Colony Road, Warsaw, arrested on a warrant in a civil matter. Nob bond set.

• 2:40 p.m. Friday - Benjamin Ryan Stogsdill, 35, of 1601 E. Fort Wayne St., #3, Warsaw, arrested for felony failure to appear. No bond set.

Personal Injury


• 6:54 a.m. Thursday - Intersection of South Ind. 15 and West CR 300S, Warsaw. Four-vehicle collision. Drivers: Blake Swenson, 31, South Lake Trail, Warsaw; Rosalind Marshall, 62, South Ind. 15, Claypool; Alexander W. Trusty, 17, East Sycamore Street, Silver Lake; Thomas J. Curtin, 22, Fort Wayne. Injuries: Passengers in Marshall’s vehicle, Maelynn L. McMullen, 27, West Market Street, Warsaw, complained of neck pain; and Liam Dimas, 3, West Market Street, Warsaw, had no visible injuries but was seen by EMS due to him being in a car seat. Damage: $25,000-$50,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

Property Damage


• 3:01 p.m. Thursday - 812 N. Detroit St., Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: Steven J. Thomas, 47, Anchorage Road, Warsaw; Jonathan E. Vickers, 26, North Franklin Street, Mentone. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 4:29 p.m. Thursday - 308 W. Main St., Silver Lake. Car hit lamp post. Driver: Wensday A. Crist, 56, West Myrtle Glen Road, Silver Lake. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Claypool Police Department investigated.

• 5:29 p.m. Thursday - 2211 E. Center St., Warsaw. Van hit unoccupied vehicle registered to Aimee E. Farmer, Crescent Drive, Warsaw. Driver: Beverly J. Roe, 77, North Washington Street, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 11:20 a.m. Friday - Intersection of North Ind. 15 and U.S. 30, Warsaw. Two-pickup collision. Drivers: Robert L. Cleveland, 70, North Colfax Street, Warsaw; Andrew T. Tuinstra, 43, South County Farm Road, Claypool. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.


•10:14 p.m. Thursday - Clothes and a purse/handbag/wallet was reported stolen in the 3800 block of West Old 30, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 12:03 a.m. Friday - A warrant was served in the 3100 block of Old Colony Road, Warsaw. WPD.