SUMMONS BY SERVICE BY

PUBLICATION & NOTICE OF CHILD IN NEED

OF SERVICES HEARING

STATE OF INDIANA

SS

COUNTY OF Kosciusko

IN THE MATTER OF

GCC - DOB 1/28/2010

A CHILD ALLEGED TO BE

A CHILD IN NEED OF SERVICES

AND

DAVID JUSTIN ROPER (Father)

IN THE KOSCIUSKO SUPERIOR COURT 1

CAUSE NUMBER 43D01-1903-JC-000117

    TO: David Justin Roper

    Whereabouts unknown

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the above noted parent whose whereabouts are unknown, that the Indiana Department of Child Services has filed its Verified Petition Alleging the child to be in Need of Services, in accordance with I.C. 31-34-9-3, and that an adjudication hearing has been scheduled with the Court.

    YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED to appear before the Judge of the Kosciusko Superior Court 1, 121 N. Lake Street, Warsaw, IN 46580 - 574-372-2480 for a(n) Initial/Dispositional Hearing on 7/8/2019 at 1:00 PM. At said hearing, the Court will consider the Petition and evidence thereon and will render its decision as to whether the above named minor child is child in need of services and shall enter adjudication accordingly. Your failure to appear after lawful notice will be deemed as your default and waiver to be present at said hearing.

    UPON ENTRY OF SAID ADJUDICATION, A DISPOSITIONAL HEARING will be held in which the Court will consider (1) Alternatives for the care, treatment, or rehabilitation for the child; (2) The necessity, nature, and extent of your participation in the program of care, treatment, or rehabilitation for the child; and (3) Your financial responsibility for any services provided for the parent, guardian or custodian of the child including child support.

    YOU MUST RESPOND by appearing in person or by an attorney within thirty (30) days after the last publication of this notice, and in the event you fail to do so, an adjudication on said petition, judgment by default may be entered against you, or the court may proceed in your absence, without further notice.

Ann Torpy, Clerk

Jennifer Naue, *34711-49

Attorney, Indiana Department of Child Services

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