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Police log - Dec. 27, 2017

Dec 27, 2017

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 – 13

Females – 2

Work release – 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates – 10

Treatment – 0

Holding – 1

Other facility – 1

Total – 27

Arrests

Jason Roy Benson, 42, of Iowa City, was arrested Friday morning in the 12 block of Erobi Lane in Iowa City on a Washington County warrant for failure to appear for mittimus on an original charge of assault causing bodily injury.

Cora Lea White, 32, of Iowa City, was arrested Friday morning in the 4500 block of Melrose Avenue in Iowa City on Washington County warrants for third-degree burglary and second-degree theft.

Glenn Alen Dickerson Jr., 34, of West Chester, was arrested Friday morning in the 4500 block of Melrose Avenue in Iowa City on Washington County warrants for fourth-degree theft, fifth-degree theft, third-degree burglary, and second-degree theft.

Brittney Dawn Helms, 25, of Mount Pleasant, was arrested Friday morning in the 400 block of North Third in Burlington on a Washington County warrant for second-degree theft (shoplifting).

Cora Lea White, 32, of Iowa City, was arrested Friday afternoon in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for third-degree theft and fourth-degree theft.

Gerardo Daniel Mendoza, 18, of Iowa City, was arrested Saturday morning in the 100 block of First Street in Kalona on charges of driving under suspension and OWI, first offense.

Carlos Robert Cisnero, 23, of Washington, was arrested Saturday noon in the 1400 block of East Washington Street in Washington on a Washington County warrant for failure to appear for plea hearing on an original charge of OWI, first offense, and supplying alcohol to a person under the legal age.

Pearl Esther Williams, 59, of Washington, was arrested Saturday afternoon at Riverside Road and 230th Street in Washington on a charge of operating while intoxicated.

Shadae Exy-Jean Poindexter, 31, of Washington, was arrested Saturday afternoon in the 200 block of North Fourth Avenue in Washington on a Johnson County warrant for fraudulent purchase of firearms/ammunition.

Mercedes Lee Vestal, 26, of Cedar Rapids, was arrested Sunday morning in the 500 block of South Capitol Street in Iowa City on State Patrol warrant through Washington County for failure to appear for trial, driving while license suspended.

Jamouri Shontez Hollingsworth, 21, of Washington, was arrested Sunday morning in the 300 block of East Main Street in Washington for violation of a no-contact order.

Oscar Alberto Velasco Munguia, 25, of Washington, was arrested Sunday morning in the 1600 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington on a charge of domestic abuse assault.

Florencio Atilano Narciso, 33, of Iowa City, was arrested Monday evening at Spruce Avenue and Highway 92 in Washington on charges of OWI, first offense, no driver’s license and no insurance.

Traffic accident

A caller Friday night in the 2400 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported a ca-vs.-deer accident. The deer was possibly in the roadway. The caller had front-end vehicle damage and was unsure if the vehicle, a 2007 Ford Fusion, was drivable. An officer responded. The caller was able to drive the vehicle. She was also given a state accident report to fill out. The officer was unable to locate the deer.

A caller Saturday night in the 2800 block of Old White Way in Ainsworth reported hitting a deer and the vehicle had rolled. Everyone was out of the vehicle. Officers, Ainsworth Fire, Ainsworth QRS, an ambulance and a Washington County rescue unit responded. The ambulance and the rescue unit were disregarded. An officer requested a towing company to remove the vehicle. Ainsworth QRS provided the occupants a ride to the Ainsworth Four Corners. A state report will be filed.

A caller Sunday morning at 220th Street and Underwood Avenue in Ainsworth reported being in an accident involving two vehicles. The roadway was not blocked. Both vehicles were in the ditch. An officer and a towing company responded. Damages amounted to more than $1,500, and a state accident report will be filed. Brittany Erickson, of Iowa City, was cited for failure to maintain control.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 1 and 220th Street in Washington reported a snow- plow-vs.-car accident with no injuries. Iowa State Patrol will be handling the state accident report. Damage to the vehicles amounted to more than $1,500.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and the Highway 92 ramp in Ainsworth reported a blue Dodge truck hit the bridge and spun around. It was still in the roadway. There were no injuries. An officer responded. A towing company also responded. A state report will be filed.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and the Highway 92 ramp in Ainsworth reported a second accident north of him on the overpass on Highway 218. It involved a red Ford Ranger. Damage was under $1,500. The driver was given a state accident report to file.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 22 and Juniper Avenue in Kalona reported that he rolled his truck. There were no injuries. Three subjects were all outside of the vehicle. An officer responded and requested medical units for a juvenile. Kalona QRS and an ambulance responded. There was no transport. A t owing company responded and towed the vehicle, to be released after tow bill is paid and proof of insurance produced. Nenad Pilipovic, of Kalona, was cited for no insurance accident-related. Damage was over $1,500, and a state accident report will be filed.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 1 and West Fifth Street in Washington reported a vehicle had rolled into the ditch. The driver was out and was refusing medical attention. An officer requested a medical unit to check the driver out. There was no transport. Damage amounted to more than $1,500, and a state report will be filed. The vehicle was towed.

A caller Sunday evening at Highway 218 and the Highway 22 ramp in Riverside reported that she swerved to miss a deer on the northbound side, and went into the ditch. Air bags deployed, but she was not injured. There was no damage to the outside of the vehicle. The accident was documented.

Traffic stop serious

An officer reported being on a vehicle stop, Friday morning at West Jefferson Street and South Iowa Avenue in Washington. Robert Walter Reed, 63, of Washington, was cited for driving under suspension, fourth offense.

An officer reported being at a vehicle stop, Sunday afternoon at Highway 1 and 220th Street in Washington. Cole Joshua Dusenbery, 18, of Washington, was cited for driving under suspension.

Traffic other

A caller Friday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington reported that a work truck was parked in the parking lot and had beer in the front seat. An officer responded, and the vehicle was gone upon the officer’s arrival.

A caller Friday afternoon at North Second Avenue and East Main Street in Washington reported a school bus stop arm violation that occurred at about 1:30 p.m.

An officer reported being at a vehicle stop, Saturday morning in the 2100 block of 170th Street in Washington. An additional officer also responded. One juvenile was cited into court for possession of alcohol under the legal age, first offense; and a second juvenile was cited into court for possession of alcohol under the legal age, first offense, unsafe passing and failure to obey a stop sign.

An officer advised checking on a vehicle that slid into the ditch, Sunday morning in the 2200 block of 220th Street in Washington. The driver was fine and was able to get back out with no problems.

A caller Sunday morning in the 2500 block of Highway 22 in Kalona reported a car in the ditch, and it appeared to have been there a while. An officer responded. No one was around. The vehicle was towed, to be released when the tow bill is paid.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Eighth Avenue in Wellman reported a vehicle was parked in a no-parking zone on a hill in Wellman. The vehicle was moved.

Disabled vehicles

An officer reported a disabled vehicle, Friday afternoon in the 1100 block of North 12th Avenue in Washington. The vehicle was on its way.

A caller Sunday morning at 220th Street and Quince Avenue in Washington reported she had gone into the ditch and needed assistance. The caller called back advising that a tow truck arrived and was assisting her.

A deputy reported a trailer with firewood that was left along the roadway, Sunday night in the 2000 block of Riverside Road in Washington. It was not far off the road. The deputy spoke with the owner of the vehicle, who was not able to get it moved. A subject assisted the officer in getting the trailer into a nearby driveway so that it was no longer a travel hazard.

An officer reported a disabled vehicle, Monday morning at 170th Street and Highway 218 in Riverside. The vehicle was unoccupied and was added to the system.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Monday morning at Highway 218 and 220th Street in Ainsworth. Everything was fine.

A deputy reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Monday night at Highway 218 and the Highway 92 ramp in Ainsworth. The deputy provided the female subject a ride to the Four Corners. The vehicle was added to the system.

A deputy reported being out with a possible disabled vehicle, Monday night in the 3000 block of Highway 1 in Washington. The officer advised that they had a flat tire. They had help coming, and the vehicle would remain along the roadway for the evening.

Animal complaint

A caller Friday afternoon in the 3200 block of Orange Avenue in Wayland reported his neighbors’ dogs were very aggressive and had been on his property. An officer planned to attempt to speak with the dog owner.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1100 block of East Third Street in Washington requested a welfare check on a dog that looked ill. An officer responded. The dog had been briefly tied out but was an inside dog. The dog appeared healthy. The report was unfounded.

A caller Saturday night in the 3100 block of Wayland Road in Wayland requested a salvage tag for a deer. An officer responded. A salvage tag was issued to a Wayland resident.

A caller Sunday noon in the 800 block of Fourth Street in Kalona reported that a Rottweiler was in his driveway, and when they were carrying food inside it was aggressive toward him. A second caller reported it was in her backyard. A city worker picked up the dog and placed it in their holding pen.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of South Third Avenue in Washington reported a neighbor’s Chihuahua was outside all the time, and requested an officer check on it. The dog was gone upon the officer’s arrival.

A caller Monday evening in the 400 block of South Mechanic Street in Brighton reported an aggressive dog near her residence. It looked like a Lab-type dog, brown in color. She was trying to hold the gate shut, and it came at her. She had never seen it before. It ran off toward downtown. An officer checked the area. The dog was located by the owner.

Assault

A caller Friday night in the 100 block of South Mechanic Street in Brighton reported his girlfriend assaulted him by slapping him in the face. She left in a vehicle, and had a possible destination of Washington or Wayland. An officer located the female subject at Highway 1 and West Buchanan and spoke to her, and then responded to the caller’s address and spoke to him. There were no charges. The incident was documented.

A caller Saturday night in the 300 block of East Main Street in Washington reported that his daughter was assaulted by a male subject in her apartment. Officers responded. The incident is under investigation. Officers assisted the victim with a civil standby.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 2700 block of Havre Lane in Washington received a report of a physical domestic situation. Officers responded. The incident was not in Washington County. The information was forwarded to the appropriate agency.

A caller Monday morning in the 600 block of West Fountain Street in Brighton reported that his brother shot him with a pellet gun. Officers responded. The brother was gone upon the officers’ arrival.

Burglary

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1100 block of South Ninth Avenue in Washington reported a residence was broken into. An officer responded. The caller was unable to determine whether anything was missing. Documentation was made.

A caller Saturday evening in the 500 block of North Marion Avenue in Washington reported her laptop was stolen. An officer responded. A report will be filed.

Civil standby

A caller Saturday night in the 300 block of South Farmer Street in Brighton requested assistance with a civil standby. An officer responded and assisted.

Dispatch received a request for a civil standby, Monday morning in the 1600 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington. An officer responded and assisted the subject.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Friday morning in the 300 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported that a student was out of control, and requested an officer. The student calmed down.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 300 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported she was having an issue with a school official, and requested an officer. An officer spoke with all parties involved, and there were conflicting stories. The parents had left the school.

A caller Saturday morning in the 200 block of Eighth Avenue in Wellman reported he was involved in an altercation inside a business establishment in Wellman. An officer responded and spoke with both subjects, who separated.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 200 block of A Avenue in Kalona reported her neighbor was in a verbal dispute with her boyfriend earlier that day. It was verbal only, but the caller would like to speak to an officer. An officer spoke with the subject. The parties were separated, and the incident was documented.

A caller Sunday night in the 400 block of Lincoln Street in Ainsworth reported their son was out of control. He had broken things inside the residence and thrown a brick at the caller’s truck. Officers responded. Deputies spoke with all parties involved. There were no charges. The subjects were going to separate for the night, and there should be no more problems.

DP & Q

A caller Friday night in the 200 block of West Main Street in Brighton reported being out with loud music. An officer spoke with the subject. They turned the music down.

A caller Friday night in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported loud music. An officer responded and spoke to the subject, who was going to turn his music down.\

A caller Sunday night in the 200 block of South Marion Avenue in Washington reported loud music coming from the area. Officers responded. A party was located inside a garage, and they turned the music down.

A caller Sunday night in the 200 block of West Fifth Street in Riverside reported firecrackers going off southwest of the residence. An officer responded and was unable to locate.

Drug/narcotics violation

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 2400 block of 190th Street in Washington reported locating drug items inside a residence. Charges are pending per DCI lab results for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance, second offense. A report will be filed.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller Friday morning in the 800 block of North Fourth Avenue in Washington requested an officer in reference to an issue involving family and custody issues. An officer responded. The children were going to stay at the school. The father was going to work on getting custody paperwork in place.

Dispatch reported an unknown male caller on 911, Sunday morning in the 600 block of Sixth Avenue in Wellman. The nature of the call was unknown. Possibly it was an “ex” trying to take youngsters away. The caller disconnected. Both parties were contacted. The issue was over a baby, and was verbal only.

A caller Sunday night in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported being in a dispute with his girlfriend. An officer responded. The issue should be resolved for the night.

Illegal dumping

A caller Saturday morning in the 1600 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington reported a Hispanic male dumping items out of his dark maroon car and putting them in the dumpster that was intended for tenants. An officer responded and was unable to locate the vehicle or the subject.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Saturday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported that they were given a dog, and then the former owner wanted the dog back. The caller did not want the subject at her residence. An officer spoke with all parties. The dog issue was a civil one. The officer left a message for the male subject. Extra patrol was requested.

A caller Saturday night in the 200 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported harassment. An officer spoke to both subjects and advised the male subject to cease contact. Documentation was made.

A caller Monday night in the 600 block of West Fountain Street in Brighton reported a male subject was making threats to assault his brother. He also grabbed his girlfriend by her throat. They had then locked two people out of the house. The caller requested a deputy. Officers responded and spoke with all parties, who were uncooperative. Documentation was made.

A caller Monday night in the 1000 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported his son was outside in his white Ford truck and two other males kept driving by and harassing him. The caller requested an officer. An officer spoke with the caller and was going to attempt to locate the other subjects and counsel them.

Motor vehicle theft

A caller Saturday morning in the 400 block of C Avenue in Kalona reported his vehicle was stolen Wednesday night, possibly driven by a female juvenile from Vinton. The vehicle was entered into the system.

Suspicious activity

A caller Friday morning in the 1800 block of Highway 22 in Kalona reported that a truck stopped along the highway. A male subject got out, walking into the timber with a headlamp on. Officers responded. The previous owners had given the subject permission to hunt on the property. The subject was advised not to return.

A caller Saturday morning at Ginkgo Avenue and 180th Street in Wellman reported a suspicious vehicle. It was a white Ford F-250. An officer spoke with the owner, who parked it there the previous day. The vehicle was not on the caller’s property. The owner planned to get it moved.

Vandalism

A caller Friday afternoon in the 300 block of Third Street in Kalona reported the window screen and other property was damaged. An officer responded. The female party was a resident there. Locks had been changed, and the screen was cut to gain entry inside. Parties agreed to try to stay separated that night when the caller was home from work. He planned to work on the eviction process.

A caller Monday morning in the 900 block of South Second Avenue in Washington reported vandalism to a vehicle parked in front of the residence. An officer responded. A window appeared to have been shot by a BB gun, with damage to the vehicle door from the BB.

A caller Monday morning in the 200 block of West Main Street in Brighton reported the back window of the vehicle was damaged and broken out sometime in the night. An officer responded and spoke with the caller. Documentation was made for insurance purposes.

Welfare check

A caller Friday morning in the 3100 block of 150th Street in Riverside requested a welfare check on her fiancé. An officer made contact with a brother, who advised that the subject was OK. The caller was advised.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 600 block of East Van Buren Street in Washington requested a welfare check on a 3-year-old who was picked up by an intoxicated female. An officer spoke with the grandmother at the residence, and she was going to take care of the problem.

All other theft

A caller Friday morning in the 800 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported she was missing cash from her safe in her apartment, and requested an officer. A report was filed.

A caller Friday morning in the 1100 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported their foster daughter was trying to take items that belonged to them. She was leaving sometime that day. Documentation was requested. The caller was going to report the stolen items from the mall, to Coralville Police. Documentation was made.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 3100 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported that they purchased an iPhone 7-Plus from a subject in Washington on a Facebook swap sit, and it was locked. The cellphone company advised it was currently on another account and could not be activated. The caller believed the phone was stolen. The subject from whom the caller purchased the phone was to meet and refund their money. He did not show up and was not responding to phone calls or text messages. An officer spoke with the caller and the other party, who was going to make arrangements to meet that day and refund the money. The cellphone was not stolen. It was a civil matter.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 200 block of North Railroad Street in Ainsworth reported money taken and a suspicious item was located. An officer spoke with the caller. The theft had occurred the previous week. There were no charges. The caller was advised to dispose of the suspicious item.

A caller Monday morning in the 1700 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off of $10. The vehicle left westbound toward town. Dispatch left a message with the registered owner to call in. The caller advised at 3:20 p.m. that he had taken care of it and it was accidental.

All other offenses

A caller Sunday evening in the 600 block of West Fountain Street in Brighton advised the address to a residence and then disconnected. Officer, Brighton QRS and an ambulance responded. An officer disregarded medical units. This was a verbal dispute among several family members.

A caller Monday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Washington reported an intoxicated subject who was refusing to leave the game floor. An officer responded and spoke with the subject, who advised that he got a hotel room for the night. He was told to stay in the room for the rest of the night or he would be arrested for public intoxication.  The officer was then requested to go back because the subject left his room. The officer responded. The subject was having trouble with his room key. There should be no further problems.

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