County Jail


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

• 6:35 p.m. Tuesday - Jeffery Lee Reiff, 34, of 2123 N. Binkley Road, Larwill, arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a prior arrest. No bond set.

• 7:55 p.m. Tuesday - Darius Marquise Bush, 27, of 123 Sophie Lane, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery - simple assault and strangulation. Bond: $5,250.

• 10:03 p.m. Tuesday - Ryan Michael McLaughlin, 24, of 8865 S. South Hill Drive, Silver Lake, arrested for leaving the scene of a crash with property damage. Bond: $550.

• 10:03 p.m. Tuesday - Tiffany Lynn Riddle, 28, of 1831 Sharon St., Warsaw, arrested for battery - misdemeanor. Bond: $500.

Personal Injury


• 4:25 a.m. Tuesday - Intersection of North CR 100E and East CR 350N, Warsaw. SUV-car collision. Drivers: Treesa R. Metz, 26, Yvonna Street, Leesburg; Joel R. Cervantes, 56, Glad Street, Warsaw. Injuries: Both drivers complained of shoulder pain but refused medical treatment. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

Property Damage


• 4:08 a.m. Tuesday - West CR 75N, 10 feet south of North CR 950W, Etna Green. Semi hit sign and railroad post. Driver: Lovepreet Singh (report did not contain any further information). Driver did not have a valid CDL and was cited for driving without a valid license. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

 •4:29 a.m. Tuesday- Intersection of West Ind. 10 and North Ind. 19, Bourbon. Car hit deer. Driver: William D. Hiroms, 50, Rochester. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.

• 5:11 a.m. Tuesday - Intersection of West Crystal Lake Road and North CR 700W, Warsaw. SUV hit deer. Driver: Sharmalee Vangieson, 48, Tippecanoe. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 7:35 a.m. Tuesday - 1 Tiger Lane, Warsaw. Two-SUV collision. Drivers: Greta M. Parker, 17, West CR 600S, Claypool; Abigail G. Miller, 17, Widaman Street, Winona Lake Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 9:29 a.m. Tuesday - 205 Eastlake Drive, Warsaw. Unknown vehicle hit parked van registered to James D. Bricker, East Kemo Avenue, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.

• 12:58 p.m. Tuesday - Intersection of Kings Highway and Maple Street, Winona Lake. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Jovan L. Mora-Bowdler, 22, South Troon Road, Winona Lake; Blake A. Burns, 19, Hawthorne Court, Winona Lake. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Winona Lake Police Department investigated.

• 3:34 p.m. Tuesday - 2101 Dubois Drive, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: John K. Lenio, 50, Burlington, N.C.; Marina A. Sanchez, 23, North Fox Farm Road, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 6:35 p.m. Tuesday - East CR 1250N, 1,000 feet east of North CR 825E, Syracuse. Car hit deer. Driver: Kimberly J. Hensel, 35, North Pied Piper Parkway, Cromwell. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.

• 10:12 a.m. Wednesday - Intersection of West CR 700S and South CR 100W, Claypool. Pickup hit deer. Driver: Andrew J. Miller, 31, Hemlock Lane, Warsaw. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Claypool Police Department investigated.