KPD takes bruised child from home
Kokomo police officers took a bruised 4-year-old child away from a suspected abuser early Saturday morning.
KPD officials said officers were dispatched to an apartment on Kokomo’s south side around 4:27 a.m. Saturday in reference to a battery of a 4 year-old male.
After arriving, police said the child was found to be suffering from bruising over several areas of his body. He was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for his injuries and subsequently released back to his mother. Officers learned that the child was allegedly battered in his home by his mother’s live-in boyfriend.
Investigators arrested Earnest Long, 25, on felony charges of neglect of a dependent and battery.
This case remains active for investigation. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Detective Matt Miller at 765-456-7246, or the Kokomo Police Department Hotline at 765-456-7017.
Police seek warrant after police chase
A suspect led Kokomo police on a high-speed chase from the Markland Mall out to the Kokomo Municipal Airport sometime overnight Sunday into Monday morning.
KPD Major Brian Seldon said the suspect fled on foot, leaving behind one female passenger, who was arrested on a public intoxication charge.
An officer tried to pull the suspect’s vehicle over in the Target parking lot for an equipment violation, when the driver decided to take off. Police caught up to the suspect’s car after the suspect lost control and smashed into the fence surrounding the small airport.
Seldon said the suspect managed to escape on foot, but added that police know who it is, and will seek a warrant for his arrest.
Police will ask multiple charges be filed against the man, including resisting law enforcement, Seldon said.
June 3, 12:00 p.m., police arrested Robert L. Hiles, 49, 1600 block of North Ind. 19, Peru, on a probation violation warrant.
June 3, 1:04 p.m., deputies arrested John M. Watson, 44, Wabash, on a probation violation warrant.
June 3, 1:46 p.m., deputies arrested Brandi L. Steiner, 34, Wabash, on a probation violation warrant.
June 3, 2:26 p.m., deputies arrested Matthew Wilhoite, 23, Westfield Correctional, on a court order.
June 3, 2:55 p.m., deputies arrested Tanner Howard, 22, Jacksonville, Fla., on a warrant battery in resulting in serious bodily injury and criminal mischief.
June 3, 3:28 p.m., deputies arrested Ashley C. Harrell, 29, 60 block of South Lafayette Street, Peru, on warrant for dealing a controlled substance and possession of controlled substance.
June 3, 11:35 p.m., deputies arrested Jason T. Ildefonzo, 42, 500 block of East 5th Street, Peru, on a warrant for theft.
June 4, 7:50 a.m., police arrested Shanique Vance, 19, and Michael Vance, 20, 100 block of West 5th Street, Peru, on a charge of domestic battery in the presence of a juvenile.
June 4, 10 a.m., deputies arrested Scott M. Smith, 33, 800 block of Emery Street, Kokomo, on a warrant for arson and burglary.
June 4, 12:10 p.m., deputies arrested Dustie A. Jackson, 35, 2100 block of North Webster Street, Kokomo, on a failure to appear warrant.
June 4, 7:20 p.m., police arrested Jessica A. Lewis, 32, 2500 block of South Birch Court, Peru, on charges of theft and possession of precursors.
June 4, 11:30 p.m., deputies arrested Felicia Y. Ogunbuyide, 26, Marion, on a violation of probation warrant.
Wednesday, 12:17 a.m., police arrested Thomas E. Moore, 64, 600 block of East Main Street, Peru, on a charge of operating while intoxicated refusal.
Wednesday, 10:10 a.m., police arrested Donald W. Chafin, 19, 200 block of West 2nd Street, Peru, on a charge of minor in consumption of alcohol.
Wednesday, 10:50 a.m., police arrested Brent Simcox, 31, 1500 block of West 300 South, Peru, on a violation of probation warrant.
Wednesday, 11:30 a.m., deputies arrested Barry L. Meeks, 21, 100 block of Commanche Court, Peru, on a violation of probation warrant.
Wednesday, 11:15 p.m., police arrested Matthew Pasley, 25, 200 block of South Wabash Street, Peru, on charges of manufacturing meth, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.
Wednesday, 11:20 p.m., deputies arrested Dawson E. Harrison, 38, 2300 block of South U.S. 31, Peru, on a charge of domestic battery.
Wednesday, 11:30 p.m., police arrested Summer T. Johnson, 33, Cincinnati, Ohio, on a charge of driving while suspended with priors.
Wednesday, 11:45 p.m., police arrested Joseph P. Owens, 34, and Matthew T. Dickerhoff, 29, both of the 200 block of South Wabash Street, Peru, on charges of possession of meth, possession of paraphernalia, manufacturing meth, maintaining a common nuisance possession of marijuana.
Thursday, 12:05 p.m., police arrested Amber L. Owens, 33, 200 block of South Wabash Street, Peru, on charges of manufacturing meth, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.
Thursday, 6:51 p.m., police arrested Dean M. Krolic, 39, 100 block of East Canal Street, Peru, on a charge of public intoxication.
Friday, 10:55 a.m., police arrested Casey L. Bolin, 22, 200 block of West 6th Street, Peru, on a violation of probation warrant.
Friday, 12:30 p.m., deputies arrested Leroy A. Williams Jr., 34, 200 block of East 3rd Street, Peru, on a failure to appear warrant.
Saturday, 2:37 a.m., police arrested Aaron Hanby, 23, 460 block of Monroe Street, Peru, on charges of possession of meth, possession of paraphernalia and a failure to appear warrant.
Saturday, 3:12 a.m., police arrested Joshua Wolf, 25, 200 block of West 3rd Street, Peru, on charges of possession of meth and possession of paraphernalia.
Saturday, no time, police arrested Tony Marzicola, 41, 300 block of West 6th Street, on a court order.
Saturday, 12:35 p.m., police arrested Joseph H. Sneed, 25, Greenborough, N.C., on charges of operating while intoxicated and leaving the scene of property damage.
Sunday, 1:49 a.m., deputies arrested James Nichols, 49, 800 block of West North Street, Kokomo, on a charge of domestic battery.
Sunday, 8:05 a.m., deputies arrested Nicole L. Laorange, 27, Logansport, on a charge of operating while intoxicated with priors.
Sunday, 1:20 p.m., state police arrested Lorenz Cohen, 18, Indianapolis, on charges of reckless driving and possession of controlled substance.
Sunday, 8:20 p.m., police arrested Geare L. Booth, 24, 300 block of Duke Street, Peru, on a warrant for check deception.
Monday, 12:05 a.m., deputies arrested Ronald R. Collins III, 29, Marion, on a failure to appear warrant.
Friday, 9:41 a.m., police arrested a 16-year-old female, in the 900 block of East Broadway, on warrant charges of disorderly conduct, probation violation and truancy.
Friday, 3:14 p.m., police arrested Morgan T. Vetter, 24, 700 block of South McCann Street, at Walmart, 1920 E. Markland Ave., on felony charges of theft and possession of a syringe.
Friday, 3:30 p.m., deputies arrested Carl T. Harrison, 31, 1800 block of Cadillac Court, at the Howard County Jail, on a petition to revoke.
Friday, 3:41 p.m., police arrested Emily R. Canady, 28, 2900 block of Amberwood Place, on a warrant charge of failure to appear.
Friday, 6:07 p.m., police arrested Allison B. Duncan, 34, 500 block of Sundown Drive, in the 1200 block of South Delphos Street, on felony charges of theft and receiving stolen property, and on a petition to revoke.
Friday, 7:42 p.m., police arrested Anthony Craig, 18, 1300 block of South Locke Street, at Walmart, 1920 E. Markland Ave., on a felony theft charge.
Friday, 9:35 p.m., police arrested Roy D. Price, 22, 700 block of South Union Street, at Walmart, 1920 E. Markland Ave., on a felony theft charge, and on a charge of resisting law enforcement.
Friday, 11:45 p.m., deputies arrested Cory T. Stackhouse, 19, 500 block of South Washington Street, at the Howard County Jail, on a warrant for a felony burglary charge.
Saturday, 3:33 a.m., state police arrested Matthew B. Legan, 28, 600 block of West Taylor Street, at the Howard County Jail, on a felony charge of operating while intoxicated.
Saturday, 4:12 a.m., police arrested Arthur L. Custard, 26, 800 block of East Hoffer Street, at home, on a warrant charge of failure to appear.
Saturday, 5:12 a.m., state police arrested Allyson A. Schoolman, 19, Gas City, at the Howard County Jail, on charges of operating while intoxicated and illegal consumption.
Saturday, 1:41 p.m., police arrested a 17-year-old female, in the 600 block of North Dixon Road, on a runaway charge.
Saturday, 4:20 p.m., police arrested Charles J. Gardner, 58, no address given, on a petition to revoke.
Saturday, 9:30 p.m., deputies arrested Cody E. Collins, 21, 300 block of West Chandler Street, Russiaville, at home, on a warrant charge of failure to appear.
Sunday, 3:06 a.m., police arrested Pamela T. Roberts, 51, 2100 block of South LaFountain Street, at Hoffer and LaFountain streets, on charges of operating while intoxicated, resisting law enforcement and battery on a police officer.