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Police log - Nov. 20, 2017

Nov 20, 2017

The call log is supplied by the Washington County Communications center.

An arrest is merely an accusation. All suspects should considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Jail count

Males – 15

Females – 4

Work release – 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates – 13

Treatment – 0

Holding – 1

Other facility – 1

Total – 34

Arrests

Travis John Shalla, 29, of Riverside was arrested Thursday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for domestic abuse assault impeding air/blood flow causing bodily injury.

Mitch Phillip VanderEcken, 25, of Russell, was arrested Thursday afternoon in the 100 block of North Pine Street in Crawfordsville on charges of simple assault and interference with emergency communications.

Traffic accident

A caller Thursday morning at Vine Avenue and 130th Street in Riverside reported that he hit a deer in his  2008 blue Hyundai Sonata. He was not sure if the vehicle was drivable. There was quite a bit of damage to the front end and the driver side door. The location of the deer was unknown. An officer responded. Damage was more than $1,500, and a state accident report was given to the driver. The vehicle was drivable. Documentation was made for insurance purposes.

A caller Thursday noon at East Main Street and North Sixth Avenue in Washington reported being involved in an accident with no injuries. A truck and trailer rounded the corner and hit his county vehicle. An officer responded. Damage was over $1,500. Michael Stoutner of Washington was cited for improper turn.

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 3300 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported a white van in the north ditch approximately 1 mile east of Highway 218. A female subject was outside the vehicle. An officer was unable to locate the vehicle or the subject.

A caller Thursday evening in the 2000 block of 300th Street in Washington reported hitting a deer. There were no injuries to vehicle occupants, and the deer ran away. An officer was advised for documentation. The caller was advised to fill out a state accident report if the damage was over $1,500.

Fire calls

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 1000 block of Highway 218 in Riverside reported a grass fire along the Interstate, in the ditch on the west side. Another caller advised that a trailer blew a tire and caused the ditch to catch on fire. Riverside Fire responded and checked the area and was unable to locate.

A caller Friday morning at Highway 218 and 240th Street in Ainsworth reported that there was a charter bus on fire. No one was on the bus. An officer, an ambulance, Ainsworth QRS, Crawfordsville Fire, Washington Fire and Iowa State Patrol responded. The fire was extinguished, and the bus company called for a tow. The drivers were taken to the Four Corners for the time being.

Animal complaint

A caller Thursday morning at Highway 218 and 265th Street in Ainsworth reported an injured deer that needed to be euthanized. An officer responded and took care of the deer.

A caller Thursday afternoon at Highway 22 and Vine Avenue in Riverside reported locating a deer from an accident that morning, involving a friend. The deer was still alive. It did have broken legs and was unable to move. The caller requested a deer tag. A deer tag was issued to a Riverside resident.

Assault

A caller Thursday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington reported she was assaulted. The male subject left the apartment, walking, wearing shorts and a camouflage sweatshirt. Contact was made with both parties. There were no visible injuries, and there were conflicting stories. The male subject was advised to stay away from the caller.

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported that a student kicked her in the leg. The school planned to handle the problem internally, although requested documentation. An officer was advised.

A caller Thursday night in the 300 block of West Monroe Street in Washington reported that he was assaulted by his brother. Officers responded. The children were advised to get along, and it would be handled by their parent.

Civil standby

A caller Thursday morning in the 100 block of Fifth Street in Kalona requested a civil standby. An officer responded. The subject was not at work, and planned to try again the next day.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported that a juvenile was being disorderly. The juvenile calmed down.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 1100 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a possible violation of a no-contact order that occurred in Washington on Nov. 9. It was determined that the incident was not a violation.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Thursday morning in the 100 block of East Madison Street in Brighton reported that her ex-boyfriend was still harassing her via email. An officer spoke with the caller. She had since blocked the ex-boyfriend on email. She agreed to call if he showed up that night.

Welfare check

A caller Thursday afternoon in the 300 block of West 18th Street in Washington requested a welfare check on her ex-husband. An officer responded and was unable to locate the subject.

All other theft

A caller Thursday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington reported that her daughter’s tablet, a Samsung Nextel 100, and approximately 40 prescription pills were missing from her dresser. An officer spoke with both parties. The male subject purchased the tablet and did have it in his possession. He denied taking the pills. Documentation was made.

A caller Thursday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported that a carrier delivered a package to the wrong address, and then the subjects wouldn’t answer the door. The caller requested a deputy. An officer spoke with a subject living at the residence, who advised he did not receive any packages.

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