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Police log - April 19, 2017

Apr 19, 2017

The police log was supplied by the Washington County Communications Center.

An arrest is merely an accusation. All suspects should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Males — 15

Females – 0

Work release — 0

Special needs — 0

Contract inmates — 15

Treatment — 0

Holding — 1

Other facility — 0

Total — 31

 

Arrests

Shawn Leroy Schauf, 42, of Wellman was arrested Monday morning in the 700 block of 11th Street in Wellman on a Johnson County warrant for OWI, second offense.

An officer reported being out checking on a wanted juvenile subject, Monday morning in the 600 block of East Van Buren Street in Washington. The juvenile was taken to a facility by transport officers.

Harold Eugene Enlow, 55, of Washington was arrested Monday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington on a charge of assault with use or display of a weapon.

Catherine Louise Swalley, 39, of Wellman was arrested Monday night in the 200 block of Fifth Street in Wellman on a charge of driving while barred.

 

Traffic accident

A caller Monday morning in the 1500 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported a neighbor backed into his vehicle. An officer responded and concluded that the damage was less than $1,500. Information was exchanged between the subjects.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 900 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington reported a vehicle towing a trailer came unhitched and smashed into a parked vehicle. An officer responded and concluded the damages were under $1,500. They were unable to make contact with the other party but left a card in the windshield.

 

Traffic other

Multiple callers Monday morning reported a big round bale in the road in the 2600 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. An officer responded. Someone had pushed it off the roadway and into the south ditch. The incident was documented.

 

Disabled vehicles

A caller Monday morning in the 200 block of South Avenue B in Washington reported a construction trailer that had not been moved in almost a week. The caller thought the trailer belonged to a local company. An officer responded but was unable to make contact with the owner. The officer was going to try again the next day.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Tuesday morning at Highway 1 and 190th Street in Washington. The officer advised that the vehicle ran out of gas, but the occupants had it up and running again.

 

Burglary

A caller Tuesday morning in the 300 block of 10th Avenue in Wellman reported she woke up and her door was unlocked. She was unsure whether someone had broken into her house, and didn't believe anything was missing. There was a male subject walking down the road with a pillow and a trash bag. An officer responded and checked the area and was unable to locate the subject. The officer spoke with the caller and advised changing the locks on the door, and to call back in if something else occurred.

 

Civil dispute

A caller Monday morning in the 1200 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a property dispute. An officer responded. The issue was being handled civilly, and both parties had contacted attorneys.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 700 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington requested an officer at the residence. He was trying to retrieve his personal belongings but was not being allowed to get them. An officer responded, and items were retrieved without incident.

 

Disorderly conduct

A caller Monday night in the 500 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported her stepfather was intoxicated and threatening people at the residence. Officers responded. The situation was verbal only, and parties had separated.

 

DP&Q

A caller Monday night in the 500 block of West Fifth Street in Washington reported loud music coming from a residence. An officer responded. The music was turned down upon the officer's arrival. Occupants of the residence were advised of the complaint.

 

Family offense non-violent

A caller Monday afternoon in the 900 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported her neighbors got into a verbal argument. No weapons were visible. The female subject took off in an unknown vehicle about an hour earlier. An officer responded. The incident was verbal only. The parties had separated. Documentation was made at that time.

 

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Monday afternoon in the 1400 block of West Fifth Street in Washington requested an officer reference an incident between two clients. An officer responded and spoke with all parties. The business will handle the incident internally, and no charges will be filed.

 

Trespass

A caller Monday night in the 900 block of South Third Avenue in Washington reported two female juveniles were on her property and did not have permission to be there. She requested that an officer attempt to locate them and advise them they were not welcome on her property. An officer responded to the area and was going to attempt to locate the juveniles.

A caller Monday night in the 2100 block of 290th Street in Washington reported that someone was possibly trespassing on their property. The subjects were on foot, back of the house. Several officers responded and were unable to locate anyone. They advised the caller to put up cameras and to secure his belongings outside.

 

Welfare check

A caller Monday evening in the 3300 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth requested a welfare check on a family member after hearing information of a possible assault. An officer responded. The subject did not wish to press any charges, and there was no problem at the residence.

 

All other theft

A caller Monday morning in the 200 block of A Avenue in Kalona reported a tenant stole a refrigerator and a stove out of one of the units. An officer left a message with the caller.

 

All other offenses

A caller Monday afternoon in the 800 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported that several male subjects left the area in a small red car eastbound, and it was a possible assault situation. Officers responded to the area. The vehicle was located at a residence on South Sixth Avenue. Subjects were just messing around. No assault occurred.

 

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