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Police log - March 4, 2014

Mar 04, 2014

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.

Total — 17

Treatment — 1

Male section — 13

Female section — 1

Work release — 1

Holding — 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates — 1


Traffic accidents

A caller reported sideswiping a parked jeep Monday morning in the 100 block of South Sixth Street in Kalona. Officers responded. Over $1,500 damage was reported. A state accident report will be filed.

A caller’s parked car was reportedly hit Monday morning in the 300 block of East Sixth Street in Washington. The caller has a suspect. Officers spoke with the caller.

An accident was reported Monday afternoon in the 100 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington. Under $1,500 damage was reported. Information was exchanged.

A vehicle reportedly hit the curb Monday evening at South Iowa Avenue and West Van Buren Street in Washington and was sitting in the roadway unoccupied. Officers were unable to contact the owner. The vehicle was towed.


Disabled vehicles

A vehicle was reported parked in the 200 block of South Marion Avenue in Washington with snow plowed around it Monday afternoon. Officers chalked the tires.


Sexual assault

A possible sexual assault was reported Monday afternoon in the City of Washington. The incident is under investigation.



A caller in the 200 block of East First Street in Riverside reported Monday evening that a customer kept touching her hair and nametag. On Sunday he was intoxicated and asked to leave. He came back and told the cashier he wanted the caller’s personal information. When she refused he got upset and left. He said he would be back. The incident is under investigation. Charges are pending.


All other offenses

A subject was reported out of control Monday morning in the 100 block of East Second Street in Washington. Officers responded. The subject calmed down.


Suspicious activity

A deputy was requested Monday morning in the 1600 block of Highway 22 in Wellman to speak with some students regarding an item brought to school. The students were counseled.

A suspicious white vehicle was reported Monday afternoon in the caller’s driveway in the 2800 block of 220th Street in Ainsworth. Officers were unable to locate.


Welfare check

A caller reported Tuesday morning her daughter had called earlier and that she wouldn’t answer the phone. The caller was worried something may have happened. Officers made contact. No problem.



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