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Police log - Aug. 21, 2018

Aug 21, 2018

Jail count

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.

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

Yeyson Alexander Ordonez-Ixcoy, 21, of Washington, was arrested Friday afternoon at West Main Street and North Marion Avenue in Washington on two Washington County warrants for failure to appear for mittimus on original charge of OWI first offense.

Jose Cruz Morataya-Gonzalez, 33, of Washington, was arrested Friday night in the 600 block of West Tyler Street in Washington on a charge of driving while revoked.

Gary Lee Shelton, 54k of Ottumwa, was arrested Friday night in the 2800 block of Highway 1 in Washington on a charge of possession of marijuana, third or subsequent offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Cory Dell Vradenburg, 42, of Washington, was arrested Friday night in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for failure to appear for trial for driving while license denied, suspended, canceled or revoked.

Brandon James Ferdig, 21, of Washington was arrested early Sunday morning in the 500 block of South Seventh Avenue in Washington on a Henry County warrant for probation violation on an original charge of theft, third.

Zachary Shane Prestridge, 21, of Cedar Rapids, was arrested Sunday morning at North Fourth Avenue and East Main Street in Washington on Des Moines County warrants for third-degree criminal mischief, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and providing false identification information.

Brenda Denise Sieren, 48, of Keota, was arrested Sunday evening in the 2100 block of 315th Street in Washington on a Washington County warrant for failure to appear for arraignment on an original charge of operating while under the influence, first offense.

Timothy Daniel Fluharty, 40, of Brighton, was arrested Sunday night in the 100 block of South Farmer Street in Brighton on Ottumwa and DCS Oakdale warrants. He was wanted for escape absence from custody on original charge of possession of meth, escape from Ottumwa residential facility on the original charge of prohibited acts manufacturing, delivery, conspiracy or possession with intent – meth LT 5 grams.

Gabrielle Lyn Swailes, 23, of Wayland, was arrested Monday morning in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington on a Johnson County warrant for failure to appear on cause contempt hearing reference abuse assault and application for revocation of probation, reference violation of probation.

Catherine Louise Swalley, 40, of Wellman, was arrested Monday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for possession of controlled substance, third or subsequent offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Traffic accident

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported that someone had driven into their garage, causing damage. An officer responded and was going to attempt to speak to the neighbors about the damage. The incident was documented.

A caller Saturday night at Highway 92 and Spruce Avenue in Washington reported that a tire blew on his truck, causing him to go into the ditch. There were no injuries. Officers responded. They were unable to get the tire changed. The vehicle was going to remain at that location for the night.

A caller Sunday morning in the 1800 block of 190th Street in Washington reported that a friend’s gray Nissan was hit while broken down alongside the roadway. The caller was in a red HHR. They were trying to contact the friend. An officer responded. A state report will be filed.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and 220th Street in Ainsworth reported a subject was asking for help, saying they wrecked their motorcycle. Officers, Ainsworth Fire Department, Ainsworth QRS, a Washington County Rescue unit, an ambulance and a towing service responded. The ambulance transported one subject to the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City. A state report will be filed.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 3000 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported a two-vehicle accident. Vehicles were off the roadway. There were no injuries. Damages amounted to more than $1,500, and a state accident report will be filed. No citations were issued.

Traffic stop serious

An officer reported being on a vehicle stop, Sunday night in the 200 block of East Washington Street in Washington. A citation was issued to a female juvenile from Cedar Rapids. The juvenile was picked up by a valid driver.

Traffic other

An officer reported checking on an improperly parked vehicle, Saturday afternoon in the 600 block of South Sixth Avenue in Washington. A citation was issued for parking against traffic, and a 24-hour tow tag was placed on the vehicle.

Disabled vehicles

An officer reported a disabled vehicle with hazard lights on, early Saturday morning in the 300 block of North Avenue C in Washington. There was no problem.

An officer reported being out assisting a motorist, Saturday morning at 135th Street and Riverside Road in Riverside.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Saturday afternoon in the 2600 block of 220th Street in Washington. The vehicle was unoccupied and was added to the system.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Saturday night at South Second Avenue and East Madison Street in Washington. A second officer also responded. A towing company responded and towed the vehicle at the request of the owner.

A caller Sunday night in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported that her vehicle was broken down in the driveway of a store. An officer was able to push the vehicle into a parking spot. The subject planned to have the vehicle privately towed that night.

Fire calls

Dispatch received a smoke alarm, Saturday night in the 1600 block of Highway 22 in Wellman. Wellman Fire Department and an officer responded. No fire was located, and a key holder reset the alarm.

Animal complaint

A caller Friday morning in the 200 block of East Main Street in Brighton reported receiving information on two dogs running loose in the City of Brighton. One dog, a Rottweiler, was caught and picked up by the Paws and More animal shelter in Washington. An officer was unable to locate the other dog running loose.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 500 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported that she had a bat in her house, and requested an officer. An officer responded to assist.

A caller Friday night in the 600 block of South Iowa Avenue reported a bat in his residence and requested an officer. An officer responded to assist.

A caller Saturday morning in the 900 block of Prospect Place in Washington reported a bat in her residence, and requested an officer. An officer checked the residence and was unable to locate the animal.

A caller Saturday night in the 700 block of West Washington Street in Washington reported a bat in the residence. An officer responded and was unable to locate the bat.

A caller Sunday morning in the 400 block of South Third Avenue in Washington reported a bat in the residence. An officer responded and removed the bat.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of East Van Buren Street in Washington reported that subjects moved from the residence two days earlier and left a dog inside. Contact was made with the animal owner. The planned to remove the dog and cats from the residence that evening.

Barking dog

A caller reported three houses with barking dogs in the area, Friday night at North Boise Street and West Boise Court in Riverside. An officer responded and spoke with dog owners about their dogs barking. No further problem of barking dogs was anticipated.

Burglary

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 700 block of East Jefferson Street in Washington reported that a safe was stolen from the residence. It had been recovered by Henry County. An officer responded. A report will be filed.

Curfew/loitering/vagrancy

An officer reported being out with a subject at the bandstand, early Monday morning in the 100 block of West Washington Street in Washington.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of East Seventh Street in Washington reported that a subject was out of control and would not leave, and requested an officer. The subject was going to be staying at a residence close by, and was advised that if he returned, he would be arrested.

DP & Q

A caller early Monday morning in the 1100 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported that the neighbors were being loud and had been making noise all night. An officer responded and spoke with three males at the residence. They were chopping wood for a fire. They advised that they would stop for the night.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller early Sunday morning in the 300 block of West 18th Street in Washington reported that neighbors had been arguing all night and that the female party was crying. Officers responded. Everything was fine. They were having a verbal argument. The female left the residence with her mother for the night.

Fraud

A caller Friday morning in the 100 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported receiving a counterfeit $100 bill within the past hour. A report will be filed. A Washington resident was made aware that he was no longer allowed at the store.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 900 block of East Adams Street in Washington reported identity theft and was missing more than $5,000. An officer spoke with the caller. The credit card company planned to fix the charge.

Hang-up 911 calls

Dispatch received a hang-up 911 call, Saturday night in the 3000 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. An officer checked the area and was unable to locate.

Dispatch received hang-up 911 calls, Sunday night in the 500 block of South Ninth Avenue in Washington. A female subject advised that her granddaughter got hold of the phone. Everything was fine. Officers were advised.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Friday morning in the 1400 block of East Second Street in Washington reported that her son had caller her about a suspicious vehicle. An officer responded and was unable to locate the vehicle.

Runaways/missing person

A caller Saturday morning in the 700 block of South Ninth Avenue in Washington reported that his son ran away from home and was last seen at his grandmother’s house in Washington. An officer was advised. The subject was located in the 600 block of South Iowa Avenue and was transported back to his residence by an officer. A pink Roadmaster bicycle was recovered, that had been taken from a residence near his grandmother’s, and was returned to the owner.

A caller Sunday night in the 100 block of South Sixth Street in Kalona reported that he had not seen his daughter for three days. He said she was with her 18-year-old boyfriend on a vacation, and he wanted to report her missing. An officer spoke with the caller. He did not want her entered as missing. Advice was given by the deputy.

Suspicious activity

A caller Friday morning in the 300 block of East 15th Street in Washington reported that she was followed into and around town from G36 by a gray Chevrolet Malibu, and had a photo. An officer responded and spoke with the subject and was going to attempt to locate the vehicle. The operator of the vehicle saw the caller’s Facebook post about the incident and called in. The subject was just driving to work, and that was his route of travel. The incident was unfounded.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1600 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported that a subject with a black Dodge older pickup with tires in the back was in the garage. The white male operator had left a note in the garage with instructions to be called. An officer responded and was going to check the area.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1400 block of Campbell Drive in Washington reported being away from home and being advised by a neighbor that the front door was open. Officers responded. The building was checked and secured.

A caller early Sunday morning in the 800 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported that they heard someone on their porch, who ran behind a tree. Officers responded. There were two raccoons that ran up the tree.

A caller Sunday morning in the 1100 block of Enterprise Drive in Riverside reported that a customer left a knife in the restroom. An officer responded and disposed of the item.

Trespass

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported that two juveniles were refusing to leave the pool after being kicked out. An officer located the juveniles at a nearby store and advised them that they were not to return to the pool for the rest of the day.

Welfare check

A caller Saturday evening in the 100 block of E Avenue in Kalona reported children left unattended in a vehicle in the parking lot. An officer responded to the vehicle owner’s residence. The occupants were advised of the complaint.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 22 and the Highway 218 ramp in Riverside reported an elderly male in a gray truck parked under the Highway 218 underpass, who appeared to be slumped over the steering wheel. An officer checked the area and was unable to locate the truck.

A caller Sunday morning in the 500 block of North Avenue C in Washington requested a welfare check on a friend that they and a family member had not been able to reach for a day. They had knocked on their door and gotten no answer. An officer responded. The subject was sleeping, and contact was made. They were speaking with the caller and would contact their family.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 600 block of West Tyler Street in Washington reported a male subject lying on the sidewalk of the apartments, and the caller was unsure if he was OK. Officers responded. The subject was fine and was taken back to his apartment.

A caller Sunday night in the 400 block of Eighth Avenue in Wellman requested a welfare check on the neighbor. An officer responded. Everything was fine.

All other theft

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 300 block of Third Street in Kalona reported that his purple Trek mountain bike with leather seat and extended handlebars was taken and another one left in its place. The caller called back in to disregard the officer. No theft had occurred.

A caller Sunday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported that a subject stole money from an employee. An officer responded. Money was left in the money slot at a self-checkout register. The incident was not a theft. The money was returned.

A caller early Monday morning in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported that tow Hispanic teenage males walked out with pizza and did not pay. One had no shirt, black pants, and McDonald’s belt and a striped blue/teal hat. The other subject was wearing an orange hoodie. They left on foot in an unknown direction of travel. Officers responded. A report will be filed.

All other offenses

A caller Sunday night in the 200 block of North Avenue C in Washington reported that a rock flew from the neighbor’s mower and broke the caller’s vehicle window. An officer responded. The incident was an accident. The rock flew from the mower from the 300 block of North Avenue C.

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