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Police log - Nov. 15

Nov 15, 2012

The police log was provided 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 — 28

Treatment — 0

Male section — 10

Female section — 0

Work release — 2

Holding — 1

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates — 15



Jorge Alberto Aguirre, 24, of Washington, was arrested Wednesday morning in the 2700 block of Wayland road in Washington for assault.



A search warrant was reportedly executed Wednesday afternoon in the 500 block of Ninth Avenue in Wellman. Officers responded. Charges are pending.


Traffic accidents

An accident was reported Wednesday morning at Ninth Street and Highway 22 in Kalona. Officers responded. Information was exchanged. The incident was documented.

A vehicle reportedly went into the ditch Wednesday morning in the 2600 block of Highway 1 in Washington. No one appeared to be injured. The driver was reportedly trying to get the car out of the ditch. Officers responded.

A vehicle vs. deer accident was reported Wednesday afternoon in the 2700 block of Spruce Avenue in Washington. A deer tag was issued.

A caller reported hitting a deer Wednesday afternoon at Highway 218 in Crawfordsville. Officers responded.

A vehicle vs. deer accident was reported Wednesday night in the 3000 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. Officers responded.

A caller reported Wednesday night hitting a deer with his semi on Highway 218 in Ainsworth. Officers responded. Vehicle will be towed.


Fire calls

A fire in the 3200 block of V Avenue in Wellman reportedly rekindled Wednesday afternoon. Wellman Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire.

An alarm system indicated Thursday morning that there was a fire in the house in the 1800 block of 110th Street in Kalona. Kalona Fire Department responded. No fire.

Iowa County reported receiving a phone call from a subject in the 3200 bloc of V Avenue in Wellman about a corn bin that had been on fire twice in the last few days. Flames were visible. Wellman Fire Department responded. The corn bin owner was advised to get a salvage company to clean out the corn because there was more than the fire department could clean or continue to respond for.



A caller in the 100 block of North Railroad Street in Riverside reported Wednesday afternoon that someone made a purchase using the caller’s debit card. The caller reported $223 worth of merchandise was to be shipped to New Jersey. The business was notified. The incident was documented.



Subjects were reported breaking windows on the cabin in Sunset Park in Washington. The incident is under investigation.


Animal complaints

A dog was reported running loose in the 1300 block of North Second Avenue in Washington Wednesday morning. Officers were unable to locate.



A subject was reported in the 1000 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington Thursday morning walking in the middle of the street and talking loudly on her cell phone. Officers responded.


All other offenses

A problem was reported Wednesday afternoon in the 300 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington with a student. Officers responded. Two students were fake fighting. No problem.


Family offense non violent

A caller in the 900 block of North Seventh Avenue in Washington reported Wednesday night that her boyfriend was causing problems in the house. Officers responded. The subjects were separated.

An officer was requested Thursday morning in the 200 block of West Main Street in Washington to remove a subject from the caller’s house. Officers responded. The subject had left. Officers located the subject and gave him a verbal warning not to return for the night.


Suspicious activity

Subjects in a vehicle were reportedly offering candy to kids in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington. Officers responded.


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