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Police log - April 24, 2018

Apr 24, 2018

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.

Jail count

Males – N/A

Females – N/A

Work release – N/A

Special needs – N/A

Contract inmates – N/A

Treatment – N/A

Holding – N/A

Other facility – N/A

Total – N/A

 

Arrests

Collin Keith Murphy, 18, of West Chester, was arrested Friday night in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for operating while under the influence, first offense, and possession of controlled substance – marijuana, first offense.

Samantha Leigh Pool Schaapveld, 23, of Washington, was arrested Saturday morning in the 100 block of West Washington Street in Washington on a Washington County warrant for possession of controlled substance – marijuana, second offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was also wanted out of Johnson County for failure to appear for probation revocation in reference to third-degree criminal mischief.

Angela Dae Janecek, 35, of Washington, was arrested Saturday night in the 200 block of North Avenue C in Washington on a charge of domestic abuse simple assault.

Jerome Evans Farrier, 22, of Wayland, was arrested Saturday night at Riverside Road and 220th Street in Washington on charges of OWI, first offense, public intoxication, and failure to maintain control.

 

Traffic accident

A caller Saturday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported that his vehicle was struck while parked in the parking lot. An officer spoke with the caller. The accident occurred on private property. Documentation was made for insurance purposes.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 800 block of Sixth Avenue in Wellman reported a single motorcycle accident with injuries. An officer, Wellman Fire, a Washington County Rescue unit, and Wellman QRS all responded. One ambulance was disregarded. A second ambulance transported a subject to Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. There were no charges. A state accident report will be filed.

A caller Saturday night in the 1600 block of Highway 22 in Wellman reported that a truck backed into a small red car in the parking lot. An officer spoke with the registered owner. Documentation was made. The officer planned to attempt to locate the suspect.

 

Traffic other

A caller Friday night in    the 100 block of South Benton Street in Brighton reported a dark-colored vehicle parked partially in the street. It was a traffic hazard. The owner of the vehicle was located at the residence, and the vehicle was going to be moved to the driveway.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 200 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported a silver Ford Expedition had been parked without being moved for more than a week. An officer responded and chalked the tires. He planned to check back on the vehicle on Monday.

 

Disabled vehicles

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Friday night at Highway 218 and 320th Street in Crawfordsville. An officer added the vehicle to the system.

An officer reported being out with a disabled semi, Monday morning at Highway 218 and 192nd Street in Ainsworth. It was unoccupied. The officer planned to have a deputy check on it later in the morning.

 

Fire calls

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 1700 block of Hemlock Avenue in Washington reported a small ditch fire. No one was around. Wellman Fire Department as command went to the fire, and the fire was extinguished.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 3000 block of Bayertown Road Southwest in Riverside reported that his controlled burn had gotten out of control, and asked responders to go down Kansas Avenue Southwest. Kalona QRS and Kalona Fire responded. The fire was extinguished.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 2600 block of 135th Street in Riverside reported that a hog compost pile and 12 large round hay bales were on fire. Riverside Fire Department responded. The fire was extinguished.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 1900 block of Ginkgo Avenue in West Chester reported a grass fire – a controlled burn that had gotten out of control. Wellman Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire.

A caller Sunday night at Highway 1 and Johnson Washington Road in Kalona reported a corn field on fire on the west side of Highway 1. Kalona Fire responded to extinguish the fire.

A caller Sunday night in the 2800 block of Ginkgo Avenue in Brighton reported a field fire south of the house. Brighton Fire responded, and the fire was extinguished.

A caller Sunday night in the 700 block of South Seventh Avenue in Washington reported that the house that was on fire last week was again on fire. City units, Washington Fire and Ainsworth Fire responded. The fire was extinguished.

 

Animal complaint

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 700 block of East Third Street in Washington reported a loose dog in her yard belonging to the neighbor. The caller called a second time to complain about the dog barking. An officer responded. The dogs were back on their own property upon the officer’s arrival. The owner was spoken to about the complaint.

A caller Saturday night in the 100 block of Green Meadows Drive in Washington reported a subject walking down the street with his dog not on a leash. An officer responded. The subject was spoken to and advised of the leash law.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 2900 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported a male subject and a female subject with about 10 dogs off leash in the new section of the campground. The caller reported they were chasing the dogs northwest, then left in a vehicle. The caller reported the license plate number. The animals were black and white dogs like cocker spaniels and Australian shepherds. An officer was advised. He was going to make contact with the subjects.

 

Assault

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 500 block of South 11th Avenue in Washington reported being assaulted by the caller’s father. An officer responded. No assault had occurred. The caller had calmed down and planned to talk about the issue with the parent.

 

Barking dog

Multiple callers Saturday evening in the 400 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported a barking dog. It barked  nonstop. An officer responded. The dog’s owner was issued a warning for allowing a dog to bark.

A caller Saturday night in the 700 block of East Third Street in Washington reported that the neighbor’s dogs were barking in their backyard, and requested an officer. An officer spoke with the owner. The problem was resolved.

 

Civil dispute

A caller Friday afternoon in the 2100 block of 140th Street in Kalona reported there was a camper parked on his property, and it was not supposed to be there. The caller requested to speak with a deputy. An officer spoke to the caller, who was advised to contact his tenant or start the eviction process.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 1300 block of Deer Run Drive in Riverside reported receiving information that someone was on property he owned, cutting down a tree. An officer spoke with a male and a female at the property, and the property owner. The incident was a civil matter.

 

Civil standby

A caller Friday afternoon in the 300 block of West Main Street in Washington requested a civil standby. An officer responded and assisted.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 200 block of North Avenue C in Washington requested a civil standby. The subject retrieved items without incident.

 

Disorderly conduct

A caller Saturday morning in the 300 block of West Main Street in Washington reported people were outside and arguing and fighting. City units responded. Two male subjects were arguing. City units assisted in a civil standby for one of the subjects from a residence. The incident was documented.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported that a juvenile was fighting with his mom and reportedly had a knife. Officers responded. The juvenile was transported to the Emergency Room for an evaluation.

 

DP &Q

A caller Friday night in the 400 block of West Main Street in Washington reported the upstairs neighbors’ dog was barking and they were making a lot of noise. The caller had asked them to quiet down, but they did not. City units responded and spoke with the subject and advised them of the complaint and told them to keep the dogs quiet.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported a noise complaint. City units responded. The subject was advised of the complaint and was told to turn down her music.

A caller Saturday night in the 1000 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported loud music coming from her neighbors’ residence, and requested an officer. An officer spoke with the subjects, who turned it down.

A caller Sunday morning in the 1300 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported disturbing peace and quiet from the small children upstairs. An officer responded and spoke with the parent.

Drug/narcotics violation

A caller Saturday afternoon at South Marion Avenue and West Washington Street in Washington reported three youngsters – two boys and one girl – were in the men’s restroom on the square together. It smelled as if they were smoking marijuana. They appeared to be of middle school age. One male juvenile was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

A caller Saturday night in the 300 block of West Main Street in Washington reported the odor of drugs outside their apartment building. An officer was unable to locate any suspicious odors outside the building.

Curfew/loitering/vagrancy

An officer reported being out with two juveniles, early Monday morning at South Avenue C and West Monroe Street in Washington. The juveniles were transported to residences in Washington and released to family members. Both juveniles were given written warnings for curfew violation.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller Saturday night in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported that there were two juveniles in a van in the parking lot. They were unattended, and were ages 10 and 6. An officer spoke with the mother. Everything was fine.

Hang-up 911 calls

Dispatch reported receiving two hang-up calls from a cellphone, Friday morning in the 1600 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington. There was no answer upon call-back. Officers responded. A 2-year-old was playing with the phone.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Friday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard reported receiving threatening text from an inmate, and requested to speak with a deputy. The inmate would no longer be allowed to text the caller’s number.

A caller Friday night in the 900 block of South Second Avenue in Washington reported harassment. An officer spoke with the subject, and he was advised to have no further contact.

A caller Friday night in the 2700 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported he was being harassed. An officer spoke with the caller. He was advised to shut off his phone, and that extra patrol would be given.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 20 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington reported being harassed by an ex-boyfriend. An officer spoke with the caller for documentation purposes.

A caller Sunday night in the 1200 block of 12th Place in Kalona reported ongoing harassment. An officer spoke with all parties and their parents. The issue should be resolved. They were advised to call in if it continued.

A caller Sunday night in the 600 block of West Adams Street in Washington reported that a subject had been harassing her, and requested that an officer advise him to have no more contact and not to come to her apartment. An officer spoke with the subject, and he agreed he would not have contact with the caller.

Runaways/missing person

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 300 block of West Second Street in Washington reported she could not locate her 4-year-old daughter. The daughter was located in the backyard in a van. She was fine.

Suspicious activity

A caller Sunday morning in the 1300 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported a suspicious item. An officer responded and retrieved the item.

An officer reported being out with a vehicle, Monday morning in the 3000 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. Documentation was made.

Trespass

A caller Sunday afternoon at West Third Street and North Avenue F in Washington reported three subjects on top of the train bridge. An officer responded and was unable to locate.

Vandalism

A caller Friday morning in the 800 block of East Polk Street in Washington reported that someone hit her mailbox overnight, and part of their car was left behind. An officer spoke with the caller. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday morning in the 800 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported that his motor home was egged the previous night and so was the neighbor’s house. An officer responded. The incident was documented, and the officer made contact with the neighbor.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of West Jefferson Street in Washington that someone threw ice cream on her car. An officer spoke with the caller. Documentation was made, and extra patrol was requested.

Welfare check

A caller Friday afternoon in the 2600 block of Wayland Road in Washington requested a welfare check on an intoxicated female who was caring for her two small children. An officer responded. An aunt responded and picked up the children. DHS was contacted, as well as the subject’s probation officer.

All other theft

A caller Friday morning in the 400 block of First Avenue in Wellman reported items missing from his shed. Four chain saws were gone. He did have two suspects. An officer spoke with the caller. A report will be filed. Two chain saws were recovered by the officer and returned to the owner.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1500 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off of $59.78 in diesel fuel. The subject was an older man in a silver truck, who left northbound on 15th Avenue. An officer made contact with the operator of that vehicle, and he had receipts for his gas. The report was unfounded.

A caller Sunday evening in the 600 block of West Tyler Street in Washington reported that someone was trying to steal her information and had stolen her tablet last weekend. Documentation was made.

All other offenses

A caller Friday afternoon in the 300 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a female subject sleeping in her car in the parking lot. She had been there for under 30 minutes, and would not wake up but appeared to be breathing. Officers responded. An ambulance was disregarded. The subject was just sleeping while waiting for someone.

A caller Friday night at Hoot Owl Hollow and Elm Avenue in Keota reported that someone burned his CRP ground that he did not want burned off. An officer spoke to the caller. There were no suspects. Documentation was made.

A caller was made in error, Friday night in the 400 block of Polk Street in Washington.

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