County Jail


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

• 4:29 a.m. Tuesday - Brandon B. White, 25, New Haven, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and refusal to submit to a chemical test. Bond: $25,250.

• 9:06 a.m. Tuesday - Makalia S. Jones, 22, Fort Wayne, arrested for leaving the scene of a property damage crash. Bond: $500.

• 11:02 a.m. Tuesday - Gregory R. Flynn, 57, of 2307 E. Center St., Warsaw, arrested for theft. Bond: $600.

• 11:40 a.m. Tuesday - Alysha N. Cook, 28, of 2610 E. Patterson Road, Warsaw, arrested for dealing cocaine or narcotic drug. Bond: $20,250.

• 12:48 p.m. Tuesday - Nathaniel A. Bodkin, 32, of 2441 W. CR 250S, #131, Warsaw, arrested for bond revocation. Bond: $10,000.

• 1:05 p.m. Tuesday - Jessica L. Swindle, 32, of 631 Hepler Drive, Warsaw, arrested for misdemeanor battery causing bodily injury. Bond: $500.

• 3:04 p.m. Tuesday - Richard R. Evans III, 47, Goshen, arrested for felony probation violation. Bond: $500.

• 6:49 p.m. Tuesday - Ryan M. Austin, 42, of 1601 Villa Court, North Manchester, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $700.

• 9:20 p.m. Tuesday - Krystle A. Barton, 33, of 120 Fawley St., Warsaw, arrested for visiting a common nuisance. Bond: $500.

• 6:16 a.m. Wednesday - Nicholas A. Watson, 41, of 122 W. Perry Road, Ligonier, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and possession of methamphetamine. Bond: $5,250.

Personal Injury


• 3:40 p.m. Tuesday - West Market Street, 200 feet west of North 10th Street, Pierceton. Two-car collision. Drivers: Matthew A. Workman, 41, Columbia City; David E. Byall, 59, South Elaine Drive, Warsaw. Injuries: Workman and his two passengers: Melissa Workman, 38, Columbia City, and Samuel Leitch, 2, Columbia City, were taken by ambulance to an area hospital for complaint of entire body pain. Damage: $25,000-$50,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 6:09 p.m. Tuesday - North CR 1000E, 1,500 feet north of East CR 900N, Syracuse. Car left roadway. Driver: Enrique A. Olvera, 30, North Camelot Lane, Cromwell. Injuries: Olvera complained of knee and lower leg pain and was treated on scene. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO and Syracuse Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 5:34 p.m. Tuesday - Intersection of East Center Street and Funk Street, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Robert D. Hattabaugh, 39, Valparaiso; Chase E. Collier, 37, East Old Road 30, Warsaw. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 6:03 p.m. Tuesday - East U.S. 30, 200 feet west of Meijer Drive, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Venus L. Hodges, 54, Upper Sandusky, Ohio; Blessing E. Aigbokhai, 20, Chicago, Ill. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. WPD and KCSO.


• 10:42 a.m. Tuesday - A vehicle ignition key was reported found in the 2100 block of Lydia Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 10:45 a.m. Tuesday - A hit and run was reported in the 4300 block of North Old Ind. 15, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 12:20 p.m. Tuesday - A warrant was served in the 1800 block of West Center Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 7:01 p.m. Tuesday - A driver was arrested in the 9900 block of East CR 900N, Syracuse, for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. KCSO.