Police log - March 12
The police log is 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 — 25
Treatment — 0
Male section — 16
Female section — 1
Work release — 0
Holding — 0
Special needs – 0
Contract inmates — 8
Nathan David Brigham, 22, of Ottumwa, was arrested Monday morning in the 1000 block of East Washington Street in Washington on a Wapello County warrant for failure to appear for a forfeiture hearing on an original charge of carrying weapons.
A vehicle reportedly struck a pole Monday morning in the 100 block of East Main Street in Washington. Officers spoke with the driver. The incident was documented.
A caller reported Monday afternoon they believed someone entered their home in the 400 block of South C Avenue in Washington earlier that morning. When they woke up their Wii console was missing. Officers responded.
A caller in the 3200 block of 240th Street in Ainsworth reported Monday afternoon that his elderly grandmother received a call to wire funds for him and she wired the funds. Officers spoke with the caller. He was advised to try to stop the transfer of funds. The incident was documented. The caller later reported he was able to stop the transfer of funds and no money was exchanged.
All other thefts
A caller in the 200 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported Monday morning that his truck was broken into and things were missing. Officers responded. The incident is under investigation.
A deputy was requested Monday afternoon in the 400 block of E Avenue in Kalona in reference to the unauthorized use of a debit card. Officers spoke with the caller. A report will be filed.
An officer was requested Monday afternoon in the 400 block of East Polk Street in Washington for an out-of-control patient. Officers responded.
A caller in the 1800 block of 315th Street in Brighton reported Monday afternoon that a dog kept coming into his yard. Officers spoke with the owners.