County Jail


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

• 3:43 p.m. Monday - Jeffrey Wayne Reece, 45, of 230 S. East St., North Webster, arrested for misdemeanor failure to appear. No bond set.

• 4:32 p.m. Monday - Kameron Jeffery Banks, 24, of 735 W. Center St., Warsaw, arrested for driving while suspended with a prior suspension. Bond: $450.

• 4:59 p.m. Monday - Earle Richard Hanlin, 69, of 62 EMS T8 Lane, Leesburg, arrested for disorderly conduct and misdemeanor battery. No bond set.

• 6:36 p.m. Monday - Christopher Elias Chavez, 33, of 1692 E. CR 200N, #206, Warsaw, arrested for felony failure to appear. No bond set.

• 9:13 p.m. Monday - Anthony Jay Searfoss, 22, of 4211 S. Scott Road, Claypool, arrested for intimidation. Bond: $10,250.

• 12:28 a.m. Tuesday - Candy C. Deantes, 19, of 1522 E. CR 550S, Warsaw, arrested for operating a  vehicle while intoxicated. Bond: $700.

Personal Injury


• 1:08 p.m. Monday - Ind. 15, 150 feet north of Plaza Drive, Warsaw. Pickup-SUV collision. Drivers: Brad L. Witham, 67, South CR 900W, Mentone; Sherry Shaffner-Buda, 47, Springhill Road, Warsaw. Injuries: Shaffner-Buda complained of neck pain; passenger in Shaffner-Buda’s vehicle, Landyn Dewitt, 18, Springhill Road, Warsaw, complained of hip/upper leg pain. Damage: $10,000-$25,000. Warsaw Police Department investigated.

Property Damage


• 1:25 p.m. Monday - 308 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Car-pickup collision. Drivers: Lacey R. Reavis, 27, Turkey Creek Drive, Milford; Elaine M. Spaulding, 58, North Kern Road, Syracuse. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. Syracuse Police Department investigated.

• 1:44 p.m. Monday - Ind. 15, 350 feet south of Gilliam Drive, Warsaw. SUV-car collision. Drivers: John J. Fly, 73, East View Lane, Warsaw; Barbara A. Dorsey, 84, West Crystal Lake Road, Warsaw. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. WPD.

• 3:10 p.m. Monday - West Railroad Avenue, 40 feet east of South Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse. Car-SUV collision. Drivers: William N. Cornelius, 42, Goshen; Mark S. Klosowski, 50, East Asbury Lane, North Webster. Damage: $2,500-$5,000. SPD.

• 4:57 p.m. Monday - Intersection of Kings Highway and Rupe Drive, Warsaw. Pickup-car collision. Drivers: Blake E. Rodgers, 26, East Van Ness Road, Pierceton; Sean C. Wanty, 37, East Clark Street, Warsaw. Damage: $5,000-$10,000. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

• 9:28 a.m. Tuesday - 6113 Heron Blvd., Warsaw. Pickup hit parked vehicle registered to Katie S. Lyons, Heron Boulevard, Warsaw. Driver: Shawn P. Carlson, 26, Heroun Boulevard, Warsaw. Damage: $1,000-$2,500. WPD.


• 1:22 a.m. Monday - A vehicle was reported found in the 800 block of East Center Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 10:07 a.m. Monday - A 24-hour detention was requested in the 1300 block of Green Hill Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 10:23 a.m. Monday - A drug overdose was reported in the 1400 block of East Market Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 2:25 p.m. Monday - Misdemeanor battery was reported in the 2100 block in Dubois Drive, Warsaw. WPD.

• 4:07 p.m. Monday - A traffic stop was initiated for a person driving while suspended with a prior suspension in the 800 block of North Parker Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 5:56 p.m. Monday - An emergency detention order was requested in the 1300 block of Mariners Drive, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 11:12 p.m. Monday  - A hit-and-run accident was reported in the 100 block of North Detroit Street, Warsaw. WPD.

• 11:23 p.m. Monday - A person was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated in the 100 block of Lake City Highway, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 7:39 a.m. Tuesday - A theft was reported in the 1600 block of East CR 200N, Warsaw. KCSO.

• 10:15 a.m. Tuesday - Criminal mischief was reported in the 8200 block of East U.S. 30, Pierceton. KCSO.