Police log - March 14, 2017
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.
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Tyler Lane Ousey, 21, of Washington was arrested Friday afternoon in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a charge of failure to appear for driving while license under suspension.
A caller Friday morning at Highway 1 and 135th Drive in Kalona reported a two-vehicle accident with no injuries. The roadway was not blocked. An officer responded. Damage was in excess of $1,500. A state accident report will be filed. Alex Ray Yutzy of Kalona was cited for failure to stop at a clear assured distance.
A caller Friday afternoon at Highway 1 and 205th Street in Washington reported running out of fuel. The car was off to the side of the roadway. An officer was disregarded. The owners found someone to give them some fuel and they were back on the road.
An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Friday night at 160th Street and Highway 218 in Riverside. The vehicle was unoccupied and off the traveled portion of the roadway. The officer marked it in the system.
An officer reported being out with an unoccupied broken-down vehicle Friday night at Larch Avenue and Highway 22 in Kalona. The officer added the vehicle to the system.
An officer reported being out with a semi that was parked on the side of the road, Saturday morning in the 1000 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington. The semi was cited for parking on the city streets after hours.
A caller Friday morning in the 1300 block of Spruce Avenue in Riverside reported a car was on fire in his driveway next to his building. Riverside Fire Department and an officer responded. The fire was extinguished. It was a possible electrical issue.
A caller Friday morning at Dogwood Avenue and Highway 78 in Brighton reported an injured deer in the ditch about half a mile west of the Lake Darling entrance. An officer responded and the problem was resolved.
A caller Friday night in the 500 block of South Farmer Street in Brighton reported someone broke into her home while she was gone during the day. An officer responded. A report will be filed. Charges are pending.
Family offense non-violent
A caller Friday morning in the 100 block of East First Street in Riverside reported being in a verbal argument with her husband and requested an officer. An officer responded. The situation calmed down and the parties separated. The male subject had a ride coming.
A caller Friday morning in the 900 block of North Seventh Avenue in Washington reported that she and another woman were being stalked by a male subject. An officer responded and spoke with both female subjects. The caller did not request for the officer to speak to the other party. The information was documented.
Motor vehicle theft
A caller Friday morning in the 1000 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported a stolen motorcycle, a 2004 Suzuki GSXR, taken from the family’s back deck. An officer spoke with the caller. The vehicle had been taken sometime after 11 p.m. the previous night. It was worth $3,000. A report will be filed. The motorcycle was entered in the system.
A caller Friday afternoon in the 900 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported she had not heard from her mother since 11 p.m. the previous day. She also did not show up to work. An officer responded. An “attempt to locate” was put out to surrounding counties.
A caller Friday night in the 600 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported her 16-year-old daughter as a runaway. She was last seen wearing black capris, black Nike backpack, a black hoodie and moccasins with socks. An officer responded. A guarantee of transport was filled out. The juvenile was entered as missing.
A caller Friday afternoon in the 100 block of West Washington Street in Washington reported five boys boys of middle-school age crouched behind the dumpster. An officer responded and spoke with three male subjects and advised them to move along.
A caller Friday night in the 2200 block of Ginkgo Avenue in Keota requested a welfare check on her father. Officers responded. The subject was OK. His phone battery was dead.
All other theft
A caller Friday night in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a theft. An officer responded. The information was documented.
All other offenses
A caller Friday night in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported he got in a fight with his fiancee, who was not there now. It was verbal only Officers responded. One subject was transported to Washington County Hospital for an evaluation.
A caller Friday evening in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported a teal bicycle lying there for two days on the north side of the building. An officer responded. The Mount Fury Roadmaster turquoise bicycle was placed in the bike shed.