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Police log - Nov. 7, 2017

Nov 07, 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 – N/A

Females – N/A

Work release – N/A

Special needs – N/A

Contract inmates – N/A

Treatment – N/A

Holding – N/A

Other facility – N/A

Total – N/A

Arrests

Bradley Thomas Allen, 48, of Coralville, was arrested Friday morning in the 4500 block of Melrose Avenue in Iowa City on a Washington County warrant for violation of probation on an original charge of fraud, illegal use of credit cards.

Emily Jo Cahill, 21, of Ainsworth, was arrested Friday morning in the 2000 block of Vine Avenue in Ainsworth on a charge of possession of a controlled substance – cannabidiol, second offense.

Jeffrey Gerald Serum, 53, of Kalona was arrested Saturday afternoon in the 1100 block of Oriole Drive in Kalona on charges of possession of a controlled substance – marijuana, third or subsequent, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Further charges are pending per DCI lab results.

Zachary Raymond Job, 23, of Washington, was arrested Saturday night in the 1200 block of East Third Street in Washington on charges of OWI -- second offense, possession of carrying dangerous weapons while intoxicated, two counts of striking an unattended vehicle, and three counts of striking fixtures upon a highway. The vehicle was towed.

Kathy Ann Johnson, 39, of Marion, was arrested Sunday morning in the 300 block of Second Avenue Southwest in Cedar Rapids on a Washington County warrant for fourth-degree theft.

Traffic accident

An officer came across subjects who had struck a deer with their vehicle, Friday morning in the 1700 block of Highway 1 in Washington. The operator was given a state accident report, and the vehicle was drivable. Documentation was made.

A caller Friday afternoon at East Hickory Street and East Sycamore Street in Riverside reported her husband was in a two-vehicle accident in Riverside. They had exchanged information and left the scene. An officer spoke with one of the subjects over the phone. The information was documented.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1100 block of Highway 22 in Wellman reported hitting a hawk with his vehicle, and it damaged his windshield. Documentation was made.

A caller Friday evening at Green Meadows Drive and West Madison Street in Washington reported hitting a deer. The caller did not see any damage to his vehicle, a Ford truck, but the deer was injured and still alive. An officer responded. A salvage tag was issued to an Indiana resident.

A caller Friday night in the 1800 block of Highway 22 in Kalona reported hitting a deer on Highway 22 east of Wellman. The deer was dead and off the roadway. The vehicle was not drivable. The driver was given a state accident report to file. The vehicle was towed by a towing service at the owner’s request.

An officer reported being out with an unoccupied vehicle in the ditch, Saturday morning in the 2800 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. Two additional officers responded. Damage was under $1,500. Documentation was made.

An officer reported being out with two vehicles along Highway 1 near West 18th Street in Washington, Saturday night. Accident documentation was made. A vehicles were drivable.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and 265th Street in Ainsworth reported he hit a deer in his black Honda Civic, with no injuries. The deer was off the roadway. The vehicle was not drivable. An officer responded. The subjects had a tow coming from Iowa City. The officer gave subjects a ride to the casino for the night. They were given a state accident report. Damages amounted to more than $1,500.

An ambulance unit reported coming across a two-vehicle accident in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington. There were no injuries, and the vehicles were off the roadway. An officer responded. Information was exchanged between drivers. A citation was issued to Danny Dean Mayberry, of Crawfordsville, for driving under suspension and no insurance.

A caller Monday morning at Highway 218 and 192nd Street in Ainsworth reported a traffic accident in a white Ford Focus, with no injuries. An officer responded. This was a car-vs.-deer accident with minor damage to the mirror. The vehicle was drivable. Documentation was made.

A caller Monday morning at 220th Street and Palm Avenue in Washington reported a car-vs.-deer accident with no injuries to vehicle occupants. The vehicle – a gray four-door Honda Accord -- was drivable, with bumper damage. The caller was unsure whether the deer was in the roadway. An officer responded and gave the driver a state accident report to fill out. Documentation was made for insurance purposes.

Traffic other

A caller Saturday morning in the 800 block of Third Street in Wellman reported a vehicle that was parked in front of the business and had not been moved for several days. An officer placed a tow tag on the vehicle. An additional officer responded. A towing company towed the vehicle, which was then entered as towed.

A caller Saturday night in the 200 block of First Street in Kalona reported a subject was tailgating him from Riverside. The caller hung up on 911 without giving any information as to whom the officers were to meet at a nearby business. An Iowa State Patrol officer was nearby and responded, spoke with the caller and was unable to locate the other party.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of West Washington Street in Brighton reported that a vehicle drove through yards. An officer responded and was going to attempt to locate the vehicle, a blue Dodge Intrepid.

Disabled vehicles

An officer advised that he was out with a vehicle on the roadway, Friday morning in the 2300 block of Highway 1 in Washington. Occupants were checked on and were fine – just had pulled over for a few minutes.

A disabled vehicle was reported, Friday night at Highway 218 and Vine Avenue in Ainsworth. The subject was changing his shoes. There was no problem.

An officer reported being out with a vehicle behind the construction area, Saturday night at Highway 22 and First Street in Kalona. A juvenile was operating the vehicle. The vehicle was towed by the owner.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Sunday morning at E Avenue and Fifth Street in Kalona. The subjects got their vehicle running and were on their way.

An officer reported being out with an unoccupied vehicle, Sunday afternoon in the 1800 block of Vine Avenue in Ainsworth. Everything was fine.

Animal complaint

A caller Friday morning in the 2800 block of Highway 1 in Washington requested a deer tag. The deer was on the east side of the roadway. A deer tag was issued to a Washington resident.

Assault

A juvenile at the Police Department reported an assault, Friday morning in the 300 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington. An officer responded. The child returned to school with staff, then left the building. The assault complaint was unfounded. A report will be filed. Charges are pending on the juvenile for disorderly conduct, and on his mother for truancy.

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of West Third Street in Washington reported that there were subjects fighting outside. It was determined that no one was fighting. A subject was just being loud.

A caller Sunday morning in the 300 block of North Fourth Avenue in Washington reported that a female subject was asked to leave the bar, and then she threw drinks off the bar at the bartender, and left in a white Blazer. An officer responded, located the vehicle and spoke to the female subject. The officer also spoke with subjects at the bar. After the call ended with Dispatch the female subject assaulted another female in the bar. The incident is under investigation.

Burglary

A caller Friday morning in the 200 block of South 14th Avenue in Washington requested to speak with an officer about a burglary. An officer responded. Information will be forwarded to the appropriate authority.

Civil standby

A caller Saturday morning in the 3300 block of Wayland Road in Mount Pleasant requested a civil standby to obtain some of her belongings from a residence. An officer responded and assisted in retrieving a few belongings. Everything was going to be moved the following day, and they were advised to contact the sheriff’s office if there were a problem.

An officer reported being out assisting with a civil standby, Saturday afternoon in the 200 block of East Washington Street in Washington. Two other officers assisted without incident.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Friday afternoon in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a juvenile walking westbound in traffic, wearing a teal hoodie. Officers responded and spoke with the juvenile at his residence. The problem should be resolved.

A caller Saturday afternoon at West Main Street and South Avenue B in Washington reported a domestic situation in a black GMC with a flat tire. The male party had a baseball bat. Officers responded. The male subject left the scene, and the female subject was uncooperative. Documentation only was made.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported that his daughter was out of control. He wanted her removed from the residence. Officers responded. The female subject left the residence and planned to stay elsewhere.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 300 block of West 18th Street in Washington reported a male subject was moving out of the apartments and was being disorderly. Officers responded. They had spoken with the landlord, and no charges would be issued at that time. The subject was taken to a motel and was advised that, if he caused more problems, he would be arrested.

DP & Q

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 2800 block of 130th Street in Riverside reported a subject in the area was burning something that smelled like plastic. An officer responded and located a fire. The residents were made aware of the ordinance for burning.

Family offense nonviolent

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 1 and 270th Street in Washington reported a confrontation on the side of the roadway, near a white Buick. Officers responded and spoke to the parties. They were going to walk home.

A caller Sunday night in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington reported being in a verbal argument with her husband, and he threatened to assault her and take the youngsters. Officers responded. The male subject left before they arrived on the scene. They advised the female to call back in if he returned.

A caller Sunday night in the 40 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington reported her mother and boyfriend were in an argument over car keys. Officers responded. It was a verbal argument only. They were going to try to calm down for the night.

Illegal dumping

A caller Saturday morning in the 200 block of South Wiley Boulevard in Washington reported that someone had dumped trash into their dumpster and recycling bin. They did have identifiers from the trash. An officer responded and attempted to locate the subject. Charges will be filed for illegal dumping.

Intimation/harassment

A caller Friday morning in the 900 block of East Second Street in Washington reported harassing text messages had been received by a family member. An officer spoke with the caller, and left a message for the subject making the harassing threats to call in for him.

A caller Sunday night in the 100 block of Kleopfer Avenue in Riverside reported being harassed by a male subject.  An officer spoke with the caller and the male subject, and advised the male to cease contact or he would be arrested for harassment. The caller requested extra patrol.

Mental subject

A caller Friday morning in the 1800 block of Louisa Washington Road in Columbus Junction reported wanting to speak with a deputy regarding his 35-year-old daughter and her mental status. An officer spoke with the caller. He was given the number for Mental Health Services.

A mental subject was reported with security at the hotel entrance, Saturday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside. An officer transported the subject to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

Motor vehicle theft

A caller Friday afternoon in the 600 block of East Van Buren Street in Washington reported a missing dark gray Dodge Ram 4-door vehicle. An officer responded. The vehicle was returned to the residence and had been taken by their son. Charges will be filed on the juvenile for operating without owners’ consent. A report will be filed.

Sex offender

A sex offender registry in Washington County was reported, Friday morning in the 1300 block of Tulip Avenue in Riverside.

Shoplifting

A caller Monday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported to an officer a theft that had occurred on Nov. 1. A subject took over $550 worth of items. The complaint is under investigation.

Suspicious activity

A caller Friday afternoon in the 100 block of South Avenue B in Washington reported the theft of mail. An officer advised that mail had been returned. Documentation was made.

A report was received at the Police Department of suspicious activity by the rocket slide, Saturday afternoon in the 900 block of West Main Street in Washington. Officers responded and spoke with the subjects.

An officer reported being out at a residence with a couple of male subjects looking in the  windows, Monday morning in the 1800 block of 110th Street in Wellman. The officer spoke with the subjects and the homeowner. They were friends of the homeowner, and everything was fine.

Trespass

A caller Friday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported that subjects were on their property asking passers-by for money. An officer responded. The subjects were moving on.

Vandalism

A caller Friday morning in the 500 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported vandalism to a vending machine. An officer responded for documentation purposes.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 2800 block of Coppock Road in Washington reported that on Oct. 27 someone may have shot his vehicle with a BB or pellet gun. He did not have suspects.  An officer spoke with the caller. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday night in the 700 block of 12th Street in Kalona reported that subjects in a white car had destroyed pumpkins throughout the Kalona area. An officer checked the area and was unable to locate the vehicle.

Welfare check

A caller Friday afternoon in the 500 block of South 10th Avenue in Washington requested a welfare check on his father. An officer made contact, and the subject was fine.

A caller Saturday morning at Highway 22 and Redwood Avenue in Riverside reported subjects hitchhiking. Officers responded. The subjects were given a ride to the casino.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 900 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington requested a welfare check on dogs inside a residence. The dogs were being cared for under investigation.

A caller Sunday morning at Highway 218 and 320th Street in Crawfordsville reported a black Charger possibly broke down. An officer responded. The subject was having tire issues but would be back on the road shortly.

A caller Sunday night in the 2500 block of Underwood Avenue in Ainsworth requested a welfare check. An officer responded. The subject was fine.

All other theft

A gas drive-off of $20.02 was reported, Friday morning in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington. The vehicle was a truck, with no further details, and a possible license plate number was provided. The incident had occurred one hour before the call was made. An officer was advised and planned to check with the registered owner of the plate information given.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a subject in a red pickup truck pumped gas and did not pay for it. The amount was $20.01. The vehicle left eastbound. Dispatch called the business back. The incident did not happen. The report was unfounded.

A caller Saturday morning in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported that her 16-year-old son put $50 worth of charges on her credit card, and requested to speak with an officer. An officer responded and spoke with the reporting party. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday morning in the 100 block of South Farmer Street in Brighton reported the theft of a prescription. An officer spoke with the subject. A report will be filed.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 100 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off of $38.48. An officer made contact with the subject. He advised that he would go back and pay for the gas.

All other offenses

A caller Friday morning in the 300 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington requested an officer to the middle school for a noncompliant subject. An officer responded. The incident was documented.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 1100 block of E Avenue in Kalona reported a pink bicycle at the Kalona park by the restrooms on the west end. The caller was unsure whether it had been reported as stolen. An officer was advised and planned to contact the city the next day to have them transport the bicycle to their storage facility.

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