Starke County Police Recover Stolen Vehicle


One vehicle reported stolen last week in the Koontz Lake area has been recovered.

The Starke County Sheriff’s Department responded to two vehicle theft complaints on May 24 in the Koontz Lake area and one vehicle was recovered on Union Road in Marshall County on May 29 while the other vehicle, a silver 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT, has not been located.

Detectives continue to gather evidence to locate a possible suspect in this case.

Along with the stolen vehicle calls, the dispatch center received several reports of thefts from vehicles as well as vandalism in Koontz Lake. Detectives urge you not to leave your keys in your vehicle and keep your vehicles locked when unattended.

If you have any information about these incidents, call the Starke County Sheriff’s Department at 772-3771.