This article from The Elkhart Truth collects incident reports from the Elkhart Police Department each day. Arrest reports are not included. Incident reports from other departments aren’t included at this time.
WEEKLY CRIME MAP
The map below shows incident reports recorded by the Elkhart Police Department. Some exact addresses are concealed in consideration of victims or ongoing investigations. Arrest reports are not included on this map. To enlarge the map, click on the icon in its upper right corner.
Friday, Aug. 1
A 49-year-old man reported burglary at 855 E. Mishawaka Road.
A cargo trailer was reported stolen from Class A Customs at 1130 C.R. 6.
A 53-year-old woman reported property damage at 1512 W. Indiana Ave.
A 47-year-old man reported aggravated battery with bodily injury from hands, fists and feet near the 200 block of East Indiana Avenue.
A vehicle was stolen from Concord Cars sales lot at 2010 Mishawaka St.
A theft was reported at Walmart at 175 C.R. 6 W.
A 49-year-old man reported two large grills, a truck bed toolbox and its contents were stolen from a property at 619 Markle Ave.
A 39-year-old man reported battery with bodily injury from hands, fists and feet at 175 Waterfall Drive. A 17-year-old was arrested in connection with the incident.
An 18-year-old man reported a suspect pointed a shotgun at him and his girlfriend in June near 3300 Bay Pointe Drive. Attempts to reach Elkhart police for more information Monday, Aug. 4, were not successful.
A 47-year-old woman reported a burglary at Iron Gate Storage in Elkhart.
A 56-year-old man reported battery with bodily injury from hands, fists and feet near the 400 block of Jackson Place.
Shoplifting was reported at Walmart at 175 C.R. 6 W. A 42-year-old woman was arrested in connection to the incident.
A 27-year-old woman reported a theft from 2301 W. Lexington Ave.
A 28-year-old woman reported property damage from a hit-and-run at 337 Wagner Ave.
A 28-year-old woman reported property damage from a hit-and-run at 2700 S. Main St.
A DUI within five years of a previous offense reported near 516 C.R. 6 E.
A 20-year-old man was arrested near Oakland and West Blaine avenues for possession of marijuana.
A 26-year-old woman reported domestic battery near the 1200 block of Princeton Street.
Saturday, Aug. 2
A 22-year-old was arrested in connection to disorderly conduct at Callahan’s Restaurant at 2917 Cassopolis St.
A theft report was taken at Martin’s Super Market on 555 E. Jackson Blvd.
A 34-year-old woman reported a vehicle theft at 639 Milwaukee Ave.
A 26-year-old man was arrested near the 3700 block of South Main Street in connection to a DUI.
A 57-year-old man reported a vehicle theft at 1320 Hester St.
A report of property damage to a sliding glass door valued at $250 to $2,500 was reported at Old Farm Apartments at 3408 E Lane.
A 14-year-old was arrested in connection to incorrigibility at 127 Park Ave. in Elkhart.
A 30-year-old man reported battery resulting in serious bodily injury near the 400 block of State Street.
Shoplifting was reported at the Martin’s Super Market at 555 E. Jackson Blvd.
A 73-year-old man reported being bit by a dog near 2213 Woodland Court.
A 44-year-old man reported battery resulting in serious bodily injury near the 300 block of Harrison Street.
Sunday, Aug. 3
A 33-year-old woman was arrested in connection to a public intoxication incident at Wings Potrillos, 742 S. Main St.
A 20-year-old man was arrested for illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage at 2612 Decamp Ave.
A 19-year-old man reported a case of criminal recklessness with a firearm in the 1700 block of Kershner Lane. Attempts Monday to get further information from Elkhart police about the incident were unsuccessful.
A 28-year-old woman reported battery with bodily injury from hands, fists and feet in the area of the 300 block of La Salle Street.
A 54-year-old man reported his 1992 Saturn was stolen from his property on Tipton Street.
Shoplifting was reported at the Family Dollar on 2301 W. Franklin St.
Shoplifting was reported at Walmart at 175 C.R. 6 W.
A 34-year-old woman reported vandalism costing between $250 and $2,500 at 1020 McDonald St.
A 49-year-old man reported battery with serious bodily injury from hands, fists and feet in the area of the 1200 block of North Nappanee Street. A 43-year-old man was arrested in connection to the incident.
A 16-year-old was arrested near the 800 block of West Marion Street in connection to operating a motor vehicle without ever receiving a license.
Police were called to the intersection of Bristol and Adams streets to investigate a vehicle crash. Forty-four-year old Edward Scott Watson died of injuries from the crash.
A 39-year-old woman was arrested in connection to a shoplifting report from Kmart at 3101 Northview Drive.