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Police log - Nov. 14, 2017

Nov 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.

Jail count

Males – 16

Females – 5

Work release – 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates – 16

Treatment – 0

Holding – 1

Other facility – 1

Total – 39

Arrests

Yeyson Alexander Ordonez Ixcoy, 20, was arrested Friday night in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington on a State Patrol warrant for operating while under the influence, first offense.

Todd Brian Riddle, 55, of Oskaloosa, was arrested Saturday night at Tulip Avenue and 135th Street in Riverside on a charge of driving while revoked.

Emily Jo Cahill, 21, of Ainsworth was arrested Sunday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside on a charge of failure to appear for initial on an original charge of possession of controlled substance – cannabidiol, second offense.

Tony David Unternahrer, 24, of Washington, was arrested Sunday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington on a charge of fifth-degree theft. Matt Ira Stigers, 20, of Washington, was arrested at the same time and location on a charge of fifth-degree theft and possession of alcohol under the legal age.

Matt Ira Stigers, 20, of Sigourney, was arrested Sunday afternoon in the 100 block of West Washington Street in Washington on a charge of driving under suspension.

Christopher Wayne Chmelar, 26, of Washington, was arrested Sunday night in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington on a Washington County warrant for possession of burglars’ tools, possession of controlled substance – methamphetamine, first offense, possession of controlled substance – marijuana, first offense, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, and fifth-degree theft.

Justin Patrick Ensminger, 26, of Iowa City, was arrested Sunday night in the 4500 block of Melrose Avenue in Iowa City on a Washington County warrant for failure to appear on fifth-degree theft.

Traffic accident

An officer reported being out assisting with traffic control, Friday morning at West Madison Street and South Avenue D in Washington. The officer reported a traffic accident with no injuries. Damage was under $1,500, and there were no citations. Information was exchanged.

A caller Friday night in the 1200 block of Highway 218 in Riverside reported hitting a deer. The air bags did deploy, and none of the vehicle occupants were injured. The caller had three passengers. The vehicle was not drivable. An officer responded. A t owing company responded to move the vehicle.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1400 block of Highway 22 in Wellman reported a car-vs.-deer accident with no injuries to vehicle occupants. The caller believed the car was drivable. An officer responded. A state accident report was given to the driver. The vehicle was drivable.

A caller Saturday morning in the 800 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported that someone sideswiped his gray 2008 Ford Taurus that morning. An officer responded. The caller was unsure whether it had happened at his address or at a business off the square. There was minor damage along with white paint transfer.

A caller Saturday night at Highway 218 and 335th Street in Crawfordsville reported that a dog ran out in front of his vehicle, then a second vehicle hit the dog too. The caller’s vehicle was a 2016 Jeep Patriot. The caller requested a deputy. The driver was given a state accident report to file. The drivers made their own arrangements for a ride and a tow.

A caller Saturday night in the 3200 block of Highway 1 in Brighton reported that her sister hit a deer south of the Skunk River Bridge on Highway 1. The vehicle was a Dodge Caravan. The deer ran off. The driver was advised to contact her insurance company and have them assist in filling out a state accident report. They were going to make tow arrangements for the vehicle.

A caller Saturday night in the 2800 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported hitting a deer nearby. There was minimal damage to the vehicle, but the caller requested a deer tag. An officer responded and a deer tag was issued to a Tipton resident.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and the Highway 22 ramp in Riverside reported a one-vehicle traffic accident with no injuries. There was a light pole in the roadway. An n officer responded and requested Riverside Fire to come and help move the pole, but then disregarded them. A towing service responded to tow the vehicle. Contact will be made with the state Department of Transportation to let them know about the light pole. Damage was more than $1,500, and a state accident report will be filed. Dominic Carter, of Wisconsin, was cited for no proof of insurance and failure to secure a child.

A caller Sunday morning at Dogwood Avenue and highway 78 in Brighton reported a small blue car in the gulley among trees on the south side of Highway 78. Emergency units were dispatched, and Brighton Fire Department advised upon arrival that the vehicle was unoccupied. The vehicle owner/operator was located, and he advised that he swerved to miss a deer. A towing service was contacted to tow the vehicle, which could be released upon payment of the towing bill. Damage was over $1,500 and a state report will be filed.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported a traffic accident in the parking lot. An officer responded. Drivers’ information was exchanged.

A caller Monday morning in the 2600 block of 220th Street in Washington reported a car-vs.-deer accident in the eastbound lanes, involving a Hyundai SUV, with front end damage but no injuries to occupants. The caller was just passing by, and the vehicle was hard to see because of the fog. An officer responded and was unable to locate the deer or the vehicle. There was some debris on the shoulder. Documentation was made.

Traffic other

A caller Saturday morning in the 100 block of West Tyler Street in Washington reported that two vehicles were blocking his mailbox and the mail carrier would not deliver his mail. An officer spoke with the caller. The vehicles parked were not improperly parked, and he was advised to contact City Hall regarding the problem.

Disabled vehicles

A caller Saturday night at West Madison Street and Highway 1 in Washington reported a disabled vehicle in the area that was blocking traffic. The subject got it out of traffic and planned to come back and remove it later.

An officer reported being out with a vehicle with its flashers on, Sunday morning at Highway 218 and 220th Street in Ainsworth. The officer advised that everything was fine and that they were on their way.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle along the street, Sunday morning at East Third Street and North 12th Avenue in Washington. The vehicle was able to move on.

A caller Monday morning at Highway 92 and Quince Avenue in Washington reported a male subject walking eastbound, with a dark shirt on. There was a car on the side of the roadway. An officer responded and was unable to locate the male subject. There was a female subject in the car, with a flat tire. The female had help on the way.

Fire calls

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1700 block of Nutmeg Avenue in Washington reported a field fire out of control. Kalona Fire Department and Kalona QRS both responded. The field fire was extinguished.

A possible anhydrous leak was reported, Saturday afternoon in the 5200 block of Black Hawk Avenue S.W. in Wellman. The wind was out of the south to southeast. Kalona Fire Department and Kalona QRS responded and assisted Johnson County.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 2700 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported his Gooseneck trailer was on fire. There were two tanks with 50 to 100 gallons of diesel in them on the trailer. Washington Fire and an officer responded. The fire was extinguished.

Animal complaint

A caller Friday afternoon in the 900 block of South Second Avenue in Washington reported a loose, aggressive tan dog wearing a flea collar. An officer responded. No one came to the door at the owner’s address. The officer did hear a dog inside barking.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported two St. Bernard type dogs fought with his dog. There were no injuries to the caller’s dog. An officer responded and checked the area and was unable to locate the dogs.

A caller Saturday night in the 1000 block of Circle Drive in Wellman reported that while he was walking his dog, another dog was loose and came after them. The loose dog’s owner then went to the scene and they got into a brief altercation. The caller explained the leash law and the city ordinance to them. The caller was just requesting documentation of the incident. An officer was advised.

A caller Saturday night in the 2200 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported a deer injured but not dead south of the North Junction On Highway 1 and Highway 92. The deer was deceased upon the deputy’s arrival.

A caller Saturday night in the 2500 block of Highway 1 in Washington requested a deer tag for a deer that was sit south of Washington on Highway 1. An officer responded and issued a deer tag to the caller.

Assault

A caller Friday morning in the 1000 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported that her son arrived home late in the morning hours, threatened another person in the home, and left on foot. An officer responded. A report will be filed.

A caller Friday night in the 1100 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported that his ex-girlfriend assaulted him. The female party called to report that the caller assaulted her. Officers responded. The incident was verbal only, and the parties separated.

A caller Sunday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported that her husband assaulted her. He had left with his mother and 2-year-old daughter in a blue Chevrolet Silverado. Officers responded. The incident is under investigation. All information has been forwarded to the county attorney. The parties were separated for the night.

Burglary

A caller Friday evening in the 1900 block of 140th Street in Wellman reported that someone had broken into t heir residence. The caller was not sure at that time that anything was missing. An officer responded and documented the information, and arranged for extra patrol to be given.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Saturday night in the 200 block of South Wiley Boulevard in Washington reported that a subject was making threats at the business about an hour earlier. An officer spoke with the subject, and he had calmed down. A report will be filed.

A caller Saturday night in the 500 block of West Third Street in Washington reported their neighbor was being loud. An officer responded. The subject left before the officer arrived.

DP & Q

A caller Monday morning in the 30 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington reported loud music in the area. An officer responded and spoke to a resident, who was going to turn the music off for the night.

Fraud

A caller Friday morning in the 2700 block of West Trio Lane in Washington reported a fraudulent theft of money. Documentation was made. The caller was given information to contact the Federal Trade Commission.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 200 block of Eighty Avenue in Wellman reported a fraudulent contract for plumbing work at his restaurant. The caller was out almost $1,000. An officer spoke with the subject. It was a civil situation. Documentation was made.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 700 block of East Second Street in Washington reported that she was scammed out of $850 by a company’s scam activity. An officer was advised for documentation, and she was given the number to the Federal Trade Commission.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Friday noon in the 500 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported being threatened. An officer called the subject back. There was no answer, and no voice mail was available.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 2600 block of 135th Street in Riverside reported inappropriate things being sent over social media. An officer had received copies of the things sent. The caller agreed to get further information on the name of the subject involved.

A caller Saturday night in the 20 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington reported being harassed by the father of her child, over the phone, on Facebook and at her place of employment, and requested to speak with an officer. An officer spoke with the caller. She was advised to apply for a no-contact order on Monday. Extra patrol will be given for her place of employment.

A caller Saturday night in the 300 block of Fourth Street in Wellman reported that her daughter’s ex-boyfriend was sending her inappropriate pictures and harassing messages. An officer responded and located the other party and advised him to cease harassing the caller.

A caller Saturday night in the 1100 block of North Eighth Avenue in Washington requested to speak to an officer in reference to threats made toward their employees. An officer spoke with the caller. The incident is under investigation.

A caller Sunday morning in the 3200 block of Elm Avenue in Bright on reported a subject was harassing the staff and then was out at the house at the gate, leaving southbound in a silver Chevrolet Silverado with a tool box. An officer stopped the vehicle and also spoke with the caller for documentation purposes.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 900 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported that his stepfather put his hands on him and threatened to kick him out of the home. The caller was not injured and wanted to speak with an officer. An officer responded. The caller was intoxicated, and the incident was verbal only. The parties were separated within the home.

Suspicious activity

A caller Sunday night in the 400 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported suspicious activity between their two children. An officer responded. The information will be forwarded to the proper department. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday night in the 1200 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported that a resident’s door jamb by her bedroom had been damaged, and requested an officer. Documentation only was made.

Vandalism

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of North Avenue C in Washington reported that the headlight on her vehicle was broken overnight. The caller was unsure of who may have done it or how it happened. The driver’s side cover of the headlight was damaged. There were no suspects. Documentation was made.

Caller Sunday night in the 300 block of Sycamore Street in Riverside reported that her mailbox was ripped off the post. The post was still there. The caller had no suspects. The information was documented.

Welfare check

A caller Friday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth requested a welfare check on a driver who was supposed to deliver a load half an hour earlier. An Iowa State Patrol officer checked on the driver and told him to call Dispatch.

A caller Friday morning in the 1300 block of Tulip Avenue in Riverside reported that they had no heat. An officer checked on the residents. The male subject refused assistance, and the female had a friend coming to take her to a hotel.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 900 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported two youngsters without appropriate clothing or shoes in the area. There was also a loose dog. An officer responded, and the children had run into the house. No one would answer the door. An officer also check back, with the same response. The officer later made contact, and the issue should be resolved.

A caller Friday afternoon at Airport Road and 275th Street in Washington reported a teenager with a backpack sitting in the west ditch halfway between Highway 92 and 275th Street on the Airport Road. An officer responded and checked the area and was unable to locate the subject.

A caller Saturday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside requested a welfare check on a subject who was possibly at the Riverside Casino. An officer responded. The subject was not there. The caller was advised.

A caller Sunday morning in the 600 block of West Monroe Street in Washington requested a welfare check. Officers responded. The subject was fine.

All other theft

A caller Sunday morning in the 700 block of West Third Street in Washington reported the theft of two chain saws that had been in the back of a pickup truck in the driveway. They were steel chain saws and were last seen at 10 p.m. An officer responded. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off of $28.01, that had occurred 15 minutes earlier. There was no vehicle description and no known direction of travel. An officer was advised, and Dispatch left a voice mail message for the registered owner.

Eric Clinton Christner, 35, of Wayland, was cited for fifth-degree theft, Sunday, for an incident that had occurred in July in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington.

All other offenses

A caller Friday morning in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington requested an officer for a problem with a juvenile. An officer responded and assisted. A parent was contacted and responded also.

A caller Friday morning in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington requested an officer in reference to a problem with a juvenile. Officers responded. A grandparent arrived. The child had calmed down.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Main Street in Washington reported illegal burning at the old turkey farm. An officer responded and spoke with the subject, who was not burning at the time but claimed to have permission from the city.

A caller Saturday night in the 40 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington reported that her fiancé wouldn’t let her leave the residence. An officer responded. The male party had left prior to the officer’s arrival.

A caller Monday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported a male subject needed assistance getting his cellphone back from a female who was staying in the hotel. An officer was disregarded by the hotel. The subject gave the phone back.

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