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Police log - Dec. 4

Dec 04, 2012

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.

 

Total — 28

Treatment — 0

Male section — 9

Female section — 0

Work release — 2

Holding — 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates — 17

 

Traffic accidents

A caller at Ninth and East Jefferson in Washington reported Monday morning hitting something with her car and not being able to remove the object from underneath her vehicle. Officers responded.

A vehicle vs. deer accident was reported Monday morning at Highway 22 in Riverside. The incident was documented.

A two-vehicle accident was reported Monday afternoon at North 12th Avenue and East Washington Street in Washington. Information was exchanged.

A two-vehicle accident was reported Monday afternoon in the 1000 block of Highway 78 in Richland. Officers responded. The vehicles were towed.

 

Traffic other

A vehicle was reported Monday morning in the 600 block of South Eighth Avenue in Washington and the caller wasn’t sure if there was a problem with the driver. Officers responded. No problem.

 

Assault

A caller in the 600 block of Jefferson Street in Washington reported Tuesday morning unknown subjects assaulted him. Officers and Washington County Ambulance responded.

 

All other thefts

A deputy was requested Monday morning in the 100 block of Ninth Street in Kalona. The caller was with a vendor who was selling jewelry and had items stolen by another subject. Officers responded. Nicole Marie Wolver, 14, of New Sharon, was charged with theft.

 

Vandalism

A mailbox was reported demolished Monday morning in the 2800 block of 170th Street in Ainsworth. The incident was documented.

 

Intimidation/harassment

A caller in the 200 block of Schnoebelen Street in Riverside reportedly received an anonymous harassing letter in the mail regarding the water bill raise. The incident was documented.

A subject reportedly came into a business in the 300 block of Highways 1 and 92 in Washington and made threats toward one of the employees. Officers responded. It was a civil issue.

A subject reportedly entered a business in the 600 block of E Avenue in Kalona Monday afternoon and cussed at the caller. Officers spoke with the caller. The incident was documented.

 

Trespass

A caller in the 1000 block of Second Street in Wellman reported Monday morning that her ex-boyfriend was trying to get a neighbor of hers to unscrew the shed from the deck in her back yard. He owns the shed and was trying to get it off her property. Officers spoke with the caller, the manager of the trailer park and the owner of the shed.

 

Illegal dumping

A deer carcass, two computer monitors, a computer tower and tires were reported in the 2400 block of 260th Street in Washington. Officers and County Roads responded. The incident was documented.

 

Tobacco violations

Lanieca DeShannon Smith, 16, of Washington, was cited Monday morning in the 1100 block of South B Avenue in Washington for possession of tobacco by a minor.

 

Animal complaints

A loose pit bull was reported Monday morning in the 1000 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington. Officers spoke with the owner. A verbal warning was given.

A deer was reported in the 1700 block of Highways 1 and 92 in Washington that had already been shot and was wandering around disoriented. Officers responded.

An animal reportedly ran through the front door of a business in the 100 block of Westview Drive in Washington. Officers responded. The animal was removed and released.

A puppy was reported in the back yard of a residence in the 400 block of East Main Street in Brighton Monday night and it had been tied out most of the day barking and crying. Officers responded.

 

All other offenses

A subject was reported in the 100 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington Monday morning walking with a cane and she had fallen down several times. She kept getting up and attempting to walk further. Officers responded. The subject refused assistance or a ride.

 

Welfare check

A welfare check was requested Monday afternoon on the caller’s 9-year-old daughter who did not want to go to school that day. Officers responded.

 

Suspicious activity

A caller in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington reported Monday morning that there was a suspicious message on her answering machine. Officers spoke with the subject who made the call.

A suspicious subject was reported Monday afternoon in the 800 block of North Fourth Avenue in Washington. Officers spoke with the subject. He was waiting to pick up his grandson.

A caller in the 300 block of West Tyler Street in Washington reported Monday afternoon that when she arrived home, her front door was standing open. Officers responded. No one was inside the residence and nothing was missing.

A suspicious threatening message was reported Monday afternoon in the 100 block of West Washington Street in Washington. Officers responded. The incident was documented.

A black vehicle reportedly was continually parking in the 900 block of South 10th Avenue in Washington. Officers responded.

 

Runaway/missing person

A caller in the 600 block of east Washington Street in Washington reported Monday night that his 19-year-old son left the residence on foot and had texted suicidal threats. Officers attempted to locate. The subject returned to the residence.

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