County Jail


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

• 2:23 p.m. Sunday - Ashley M. Stevens, 36, of 3380 Old Colony Road, Warsaw, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

• 3:27 p.m. Sunday - Saige K. Wessell, 20, Plymouth, arrested for theft. Bond: $600.

• 12:29 a.m. Monday - Ricky A. Johnson, 40, of 2605 E. Center St., Warsaw, arrested for resisting law enforcement using a vehicle. Bond: $5,250.

• 5:39 a.m. Monday - Rick A. Lupica, 50, of 213 Canterbury Lane, Warsaw, arrested for domestic battery in the presence of a child less than 16 and criminal trespass. Bond: $6,000.

Property Damage


• 6:37 a.m. Sunday - West U.S. 30, 1,100 feet west of North CR 800W, Warsaw. Car left roadway. Driver: Mason A. Mikel, 36, Arnold Street, Bourbon. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 6:51 a.m. Sunday - South Ind. 14, 200 feet north of West CR 1200S, Akron. Car left roadway. Driver: Matthew J. Tersigni, 56, Geneva, Ohio. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 8:06 a.m. Sunday - U.S. 30, 400 feet west of Anchorage Road, Warsaw. Box truck left roadway. Driver: Anthony M. Oteki, 42, Denton, Texas. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 2:38 a.m. Monday - South CR 600W, 600 feet south of West CR 700S, Silver Lake. SUV hit deer. Driver: Keagan B. Curtis, 28, South Nellie Boulevard, Claypool. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. KCSO.

• 2:39 a.m. Monday - West Ind. 14, 300 feet west of South CR 500W, Silver Lake. Car hit deer. Driver: Dyson M. Biltz, 22, South CR 1600E, Silver Lake. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. KCSO.

• 6:19 a.m. Monday - South Packerton Road, 50 feet south of East Pearl Street, Sidney. Pickup hit deer. Driver: Robert A. Draper, 59, West Second Street, North Manchester. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.

• 7:25 a.m. Monday - South Ind. 15, 500 feet south of West Union Street, Warsaw. Car hit deer. Driver: Erin M. Jacobson, 34, North Pleasant Street, Silver Lake. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. KCSO.


• 11:58 a.m. Sunday - A person was arrested in the 3300 block of Old Colony Road, Warsaw, for domestic battery. WPD.

• 3:53 p.m. Sunday - A driver was arrested in the 600 block of East Arthur Street, Warsaw, for driving while suspended with a prior suspension. WPD.

• 11 p.m. Sunday - A death investigation was opened in the 100 block of Woodlawn Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 3:58 a.m. Monday - A person was arrested in the 200 block of Canterbury Lane, Warsaw, for domestic battery in the presence of a child less than 16 and criminal trespass. WPD.