County Jail


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

• 12:08 p.m. Wednesday - Chris A. Damron, 51, of 411 Edgewater Ave., #3, Syracuse, arrested on a foreign warrant. No bond listed.

• 2:26 p.m. Wednesday - John R. Walsh, 38, Marion, arrested for theft. Bond: $7,400.

• 3:15 p.m. Wednesday - Francisco M. Melendrez Hernandez, 24, of 340 E. Levi Lee Road, #102, Warsaw, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear and driving while suspended with a prior suspension. Bond: $5,450.

• 8:54 p.m. Wednesday - Marquisha S. Simms, 27, South Bend, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

• 1:44 a.m. Thursday - Steven M. Norman, 26, Mishawaka, arrested for domestic battery simple assault. Bond: $1,000.

• 2:22 a.m. Thursday - Tasha N. Thompson, 34, of 410 W. Catherine St., Milford, arrested for possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia. Bond: $5,250.

Property Damage


• 12:23 p.m. Wednesday - Intersection of Ind. 15 and Fort Wayne Street, Warsaw. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: Halle M. Allison, 17, Country Club Drive, Warsaw; Ericka L. Norris, 43, EMS D22 Lane, Syracuse. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

• 12:30 p.m. Wednesday - 4142 E. Bowser Road, Syracuse. SUV left roadway, hit landscaping owned by Justin D. Frericks, East Bowser Road, Syracuse. Driver: Dakiyron D. Fox, 23, Goshen. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 6:46 a.m. Thursday - East CR 650N, 200 feet east of T49 Lane, North Webster. Car hit deer. Driver: Angel S. Hardy, 48, EMS T44 Lane, Leesburg. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. North Webster Police Department investigated.


• 3:21 p.m. Wednesday - Fraud was reported in the 600 block of Normandy Lane, Warsaw. WPD.

• 12:59 a.m. Thursday - A person was arrested in the 2500 block of East Center Street, Warsaw, for possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia. WPD.