County Jail


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

• 3:19 p.m. Tuesday - Michael J. Nicodemus, 37, of 3575 N. CR 900W, #212, Cromwell, arrested for misdemeanor battery, disorderly conduct, public intoxication and misdemeanor probation violation. Bond: $600.

• 5:20 p.m. Tuesday - Timothy W. Gase, 25, Decatur, arrested for false informing that hinders law enforcement and harms another. Bond: $500.

Personal Injury


• 7:53 a.m. Wednesday - North Ind. 15, 1,300 feet south of West CR 800N, Leesburg. Three-vehicle collision. Drivers: Jeffrey A. Likes, 55, Columbia City; Cameron C. Krizman, 23, East Hesitation Drive, Syracuse; Keith E. Catron, 74, Russiaville. Injuries: Krizman was taken by a family member to a local hospital for complaint of pain. Damage: $25,000-$50,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

Property Damage


• 5:45 p.m. Tuesday - East Rose Lane, 34 feet east of East Northshore Drive, Syracuse. Pickup-SUV collision. Drivers: Patrick T. McDonald, 50, North Long Drive, Syracuse; Tyler J. Stringfellow, 22, East Rose Lane, Syracuse. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 6:16 p.m. Tuesday - 1400 E. Smith St., Warsaw. Pickup hit gate owned by the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds, East Smith Street, Warsaw. Driver: Isabella J. Vantwoud, 17, Country Club Lane, Warsaw. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.


• 6:06 a.m. Tuesday - A person was arrested in the 4900 block of South Kinsey Road, Claypool, for possession of methamphetamine. Claypool Police Department investigated.

• 1:13 p.m. Tuesday - A suicidal person was reported in the 100 block of North Detroit Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 12:50 a.m. Wednesday - A man reported his vehicle was stolen in the 200 block of West Main Street, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 1:50 a.m. Wednesday - A person was arrested in the 3300 block of Oak Pointe Crossing, Warsaw, for domestic battery simple assault. WPD.