County Jail


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

• 8:04 p.m. Wednesday - Jorge Luis Perez Jr., 32, of 214 N. Fort Wayne Ave., #B, Warsaw, arrested for driving while suspended with a prior suspension. Bond: $450.

• 1:59 p.m. Thursday - Lisa Marie Klinge, 39, of 208 W. Fifth St., Milford, arrested for manufacturing/dealing methamphetamine, felony probation violation, theft of a motor vehicle and misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

Personal Injury


• 5:54 a.m. Wednesday - Intersection of West U.S. 30 and North CR 800W, Warsaw. Two-SUV collision. Drivers: Angelica S. Vaca, 40, North Thayer Street, Bourbon; Zachery T. Nordman, 27, South CR 700W, Burket. Injury: Vaca complained of back pain. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

Property Damage


• 12:27 p.m. Wednesday - Intersection of Anchorage Road and Ind. 15, Warsaw. Tractor-school bus collision. Drivers: Emanuel Jones, 35, Chicago; Bernadine A. Waikel, 59, West Fort Wayne Street, Warsaw. Damage: Under $750. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 2:19 p.m. Wednesday- 2501 Walton Blvd., Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: Larry A. Behnke, 64, Wexford Place, Warsaw; Jeffrey A. Reichert, 70, William Drive, Winona Lake. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 3:35 p.m. Wednesday - Intersection of South Buffalo Street and West Winona Avenue, Warsaw. Van-car collision. Drivers: Noah D. Ault, 23, West Warren Street, Silver Lake; Siddharth S. Veeraghanta, 28, Chickadee Lane, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 3:52 p.m. Wednesday - South CR 600W, 500 feet north of West CR 1300S, Silver Lake. Van-car collision. Drivers: Ruth I. Bowman, 27, South CR 600W, Silver Lake; Raven L. Lambert, 23, East Center Street, Silver Lake. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 10:11 p.m. Wednesday - South Ind. 25, 500 feet east of South CR 400W, Warsaw. Car struck ditch and brush. Driver: Ulises I. Jimenez Ramirez, 18, East Walnut Street, Akron. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.

• 3:48 a.m. Thursday - East U.S. 30, 500 feet west of South CR 450E, Warsaw. Car hit deer. Driver: Amy M. Carson, 38, South Old 15, Warsaw. Damage: $750-$1,000. KCSO.


• 8:38 a.m. Wednesday - A flag and flagpole were reported stolen in the 2300 block of South Stonebridge Road, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 2:01 p.m. Wednesday - Intimidation was reported in the 100 block of EMS T34 Lane, Leesburg. KCSO.

• 5:10 p.m. Wednesday - Theft of a motor vehicle was reported in the 500 block of South Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 7:31 p.m. Wednesday - A person was arrested for driving while suspended with a prior suspension in the 500 block of South Buffalo Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 10:58 p.m. Wednesday - Simple assault was reported in the 700 block of West Center Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 11:22 p.m. Wednesday - Invasion of privacy was reported in the 700 block of East Center Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 10:43 a.m. Thursday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 500 block of Alward Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 8:55 a.m. Thursday - A death investigation was opened in the 2200 block of South CR 550W, Warsaw. KCSO.