County Jail


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

• 11:21 a.m. Tuesday - Crystal D. Prince, 39, Mishawaka, arrested for misdemeanor probation violation. No bond set.

• 12:44 p.m. Tuesday - Johnathan D. Matthews, 34, Hammond, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. Bond: $5,000.

• 6:23 p.m. Tuesday - Kayla M. Hepburn, 27, of 116 S. Cleveland St., Warsaw, arrested for misdemeanor battery. Bond: $500.

• 6:23 p.m. Tuesday - John M. Arthur, 33, of 6704 N. Kalorama Road, Leesburg, arrested for misdemeanor battery. Bond: $500.

• 9:16 p.m. Tuesday - Christopher J. Courtois, 29, of 1710 Latta St., Warsaw, arrested for felony probation violation. Bond: $10,250.

• 9:41 a.m. Wednesday - Mario C. Cortes, 18, of 94 E. Levi Lee Road, #2, Warsaw, arrested for possession of marijuana. Bond: $500.

Property Damage


• 1:30 p.m. Tuesday - 1150 Husky Trail, Warsaw. Two-car collision. Drivers: Dennis A. Kethcart, 60, East Smith Street, Warsaw; Deena L. Wilson, 67, West CR 300S, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.


• 3:43 p.m. Tuesday - A demented person was reported in the 3700 block of Lake City Highway, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:51 p.m. Tuesday - Police requested a warrant for the arrest of a driver in the 600 block of West CR 700S, Claypool, for driving while suspended with a prior suspension charges. Claypool Police Department investigated.

• 7:23 p.m. Tuesday - A death investigation was opened in the 8600 block of South Valentine Road, Claypool. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 1:18 a.m. Wednesday - Police requested a warrant for the arrest of a driver in the 2200 block of East Center Street, Warsaw, for operating a motor vehicle without ever obtaining a license charges. WPD.

• 5:23 a.m. Wednesday - A man reported a firearm was stolen from his vehicle in the 700 block of Orthopedic Drive, Warsaw. WPD.