County Jail


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

• 1:55 p.m. Monday - Casey Ryan Drudge, 35, Fort Wayne, arrested for felony theft. Bond: $5,250.

• 3:19 p.m. Monday - Bambi Deeann Baier, 59, North Webster, arrested for criminal trespass. Bond: $500.

• 3:38 p.m. Monday - Traci Marchelle McClintock, 46, of 7912 E. CR 150S, Pierceton, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $5,250.

• 4:05 p.m. Monday - Darius William Little, 38, Merryville, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. Bond: $5,000.

• 7:09 p.m. Monday - Hector Malagon, 42, of 512 S. Morton St., Warsaw, arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $5,250.

• 9:20 p.m. Monday - Aleksey Brian Downey, 31, Peru, Ind., arrested for theft. Bond: $250.

• 9:49 p.m. Monday - Austin Daniel Yoder, 25, of 9728 E. CR 1050N, Syracuse, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $700.

• 9:51 p.m. Monday - Joshua Michael Allen, 35, of 9636 E. Pixie Park Way, #28, Cromwell, arrested for pointing a firearm, domestic battery - simple assault, misdemeanor battery and criminal mischief. No bond set.

• 12:41 a.m. Tuesday - Brandon Joshua Elmenhurst, 28, of 4205 Heron Blvd., Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery - adult against family member less than 14. Bond: $6,000.

• 1:13 a.m. Tuesday - Alexander Rios Quinones Rios, 44, of 1706 Tippecanoe Drive, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery in the presence of a child less than 16. Bond: $6,000.

• 2:52 a.m. Tuesday - Travis Lee Pierce, 30, of 304 W. Hillside Drive, Syracuse, arrested for operating without ever obtaining a license, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana/hash oil/hashish and possession of paraphernalia with a prior. No bond set.

Personal Injury


• 11:13 a.m. Monday - South Huntington Street, 25 feet north of East Pickwick Drive, Syracuse. Two-car collision. Drivers: Alecia J. Ceballlos, 46, Pike Shore Drive, Warsaw; Thomas A. Bubb, 57, North Marine Key Drive, Syracuse. Injury: Bubb had an abrasion to the chest. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 1 p.m. Monday - Intersection of Meijer Drive and East U.S. 30, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Bailey M. Watkins, 23, East County Line Road, Bourbon; Natasha R. Hoffman, 37, North Hickory Court, Warsaw. Damage: Under $750. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 4:05 p.m. Monday - Intersection of Commerce Drive and U.S. 30, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: Rosales Marquez, 46, Tecumseh Street, Warsaw; Malissa R. King, 46, Heron Boulevard, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 5:09 a.m. Tuesday - Intersection of South Huntington Street and East Pickwick Drive, Syracuse. Car hit crossing walk signal pole. Driver: Thomas P. Conner, 55, North Grandview Drive, Syracuse. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. SPD.


• 12:07 p.m. Monday - Suspicious activity was reported in the 200 block of East High Street, Atwood. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 1:34 p.m. Monday - A cell phone was reported stolen in the 3300 block of East Kenway Drive, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 1:40 p.m. Monday - A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 600 block of South CR 250E, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 3:25 p.m. Monday - A person was arrested for operating a motor vehicle without ever obtaining a license in the 800 block of East CR 200N, Warsaw. WPD.

• 9:35 p.m. Monday - Fraud was reported in the 300 block of North Cedar Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 12:49 a.m. Tuesday - A warrant was served in the 3000 block of Frontage Road, Warsaw. WPD.

• 1:49 a.m. Tuesday - A person was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia and operating a motor vehicle without ever obtaining a license in the 700 block of South Side Drive, Warsaw. WPD.