The hotel has remained vacant ever since its owner, Kiran “Ken” Patel, was murdered in the building in October 2011. His family is trying to retain ownership of the property, leaving any future development up in the air.
The nonprofit organization is looking for homes in Goshen that need repairs or other work to make them safer or energy efficient. The homes will be fixed during LaCasa’s Help-a-House Community Work Day.
Davon Crenshaw, Armando Gonzales, Montrail Williams and Matthew Allen are accused of breaking into a mobile home in Goshen in November.