PRESS RELEASES FROM

THE OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY

Press Releases

Alphonso L. James III, now 16, of South Bend, Indiana, was sentenced to 63 years in prison following his conviction for the 2018 murder of Jaren Minies of Elkhart, Indiana, when James was just 13 years of age. Judge Michael Christofeno identified...
In the early morning hours of October 9, 2011, an intruder broke into the home of the James and Linda Miller family in Goshen, Indiana, where he viciously attacked them, stabbing each multiple times, before pursing James outside and inflicting even...
On 12-17-2020 at around 7:30 p.m., Elkhart Police Department responded to shots fired in the area of 6th and Concord. Upon arrival, Rochad Washington, 41 years of age from Elkhart was found unconscious. The arriving officers rendered aid to...
On October 20, 2020, at approximately 7:45 p.m., emergency medical responders and Officers with the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single car crash in the Timberbrook Mobile Home Trailer Park, located in Bristol, Indiana. Upon...
October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Domestic violence is a subject that is extremely complex to understand, and even harder to combat, even under normal circumstances. Unfortunately, in the challenging environment of 2020 and the COVID...