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Police log - Sept. 6, 2017

Sep 06, 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 – 14

Females – 1

Work release – 0

Special needs – 0

Contract inmates – 17

Treatment – 1

Holding – 3

Other facility – 0

Total – 36

Arrests

Jacob Allen Ray, 24, of Kalona was arrested Friday morning in the 100 block of B Avenue in Kalona on a charge of driving while barred.

Esau Rios, 35, of Washington was arrested Saturday morning in the 400 block of North Avenue D in Washington on charges of first-degree burglary, assault causing bodily injury and domestic abuse assault.

Andrew Miguel Alonza Villagrana, 24, of Conesville was arrested Saturday afternoon in the 2400 block of Highway 218 in Ainsworth on charges of driving while revoked, possession of controlled substance – marijuana, second offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Dustin Dean Knipfer, 28, of Keswick was arrested Saturday night in the 200 block of West Madison Street in Washington on charges of operating while intoxicated and improper use of lanes.

Dylan James Fields, 22, of Washington was arrested Sunday afternoon in the 500 block of South Marion Avenue in Washington on a Washington County warrant for fifth-degree criminal mischief and fifth-degree theft.

Casey Thomas Leedham, 36, of Burlington was arrested Sunday night in the 400 block of East Columbus Street in Crawfordsville on charges of second-degree burglary, fifth-degree theft, trespass, and operating without owner’s consent. He was also arrested on a Des Moines County warrant for violation of parole on original charges of second-degree theft and third-degree burglary.

Roger Lee Wadden, 33, homeless, was arrested Monday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside on a charge of parole violation for failure to appear for assault causing serious injury. He was also charged with interference with official acts.

Sarah Kay Moore, 51, of Riverside was arrested Monday morning in the 100 block of West Fourth Street in Riverside on charges of possession of a firearm by a felon and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Nicholas Glen Hughes, 38, of Riverside was cited at the same time and location for driving while license suspended, 15th offense.

Traffic accident

A caller Friday afternoon in the 2000 block of Highway 22 in Kalona reported a vehicle vs. deer accident. The driver was advised to pick up a state accident report if damages were over $1,500. The caller advised that the deer was deceased. An officer responded and issued a deer tag to him.

A caller Friday night at First Street and E Avenue in Kalona reported a two-vehicle accident with no injuries. Officers responded. A towing company was contacted to remove one of the vehicles. Baylee Goodwin of Kalona was cited for failure to stop in a safe/clear distance.

A caller Saturday night in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported her vehicle was struck in the parking lot. She was currently sitting at the Police Department. An officer responded. The vehicle was parked and had been struck by a vehicle with Nebraska or Oklahoma license plates. Documentation was made. Damage was under $1,500.

A caller Sunday night in the 2000 block of Highway 218 in Ainsworth reported hitting a deer between mile markers 73 and 72 on the northbound side of the roadway in her silver 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix. She requested documentation. An officer was advised for documentation purposes.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 3000 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported he was sideswiped in the parking lot. Iowa State Patrol responded and handled the accident.

Traffic stop serious

An officer reported being on a vehicle stop with a white Ford truck with no plates, Monday afternoon in the 100 block of Lake Darling Road in Brighton. A citation was issued to Philip Worton-Smith, 33, of Iowa City for driving under suspension.

Traffic other

An officer reported being out with a trailer in reference to a parking violation, Friday night in the 400 block of West Main Street in Washington. The license number was cited for trailer parked on a city street after hours.

A caller Monday night in the 2700 block of Palm Avenue in Washington reported a white pickup extended cab with trailer attached, and subjects with flashlights. The gate was ajar as if someone had squeezed in. The gate was locked and a “No Trespassing” sign was on. An officer responded. The subjects were not on the landowner’s property. They had a flat tire on the trailer.

Disabled vehicles

A caller Friday afternoon at Highway 92 and Louisa Washington Road in Ainsworth reported a subject with a disabled vehicle on Highway 92 west of the county line. An officer responded. A towing service was contacted to assist the subject in removing his vehicle.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Friday evening in the 2900 block of Highway 1 in Washington. The subjects were going to try to make it with their vehicle to Washington.

A deputy reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Saturday afternoon at 310th Street and Highway 218 in Crawfordsville. The deputy advised they had help coming to try to get the vehicle moved.

An officer reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Sunday afternoon at Main Street and Highway 92 in West Chester. The vehicle had a flat tire. The tire was changed and the subjects were on their way.

Fire calls

A caller Saturday morning in the 500 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported a garage fire that was fully engulfed. Officers, Washington Fire Department and Alliant Energy responded. A vehicle was inside the garage. The fire was extinguished.

Johnson County requested Kalona Fire to Black Diamond Road and Black Hawk Avenue S.W. in Kalona, Monday night for a vehicle on fire and fully engulfed. Kalona QRS and Kalona Fire responded. The fire was extinguished.

Animal complaint

A caller Friday morning in the 100 block of East Seventh Street in Washington reported a boxer mix type dog from the area had come after her and her dog while they were on a walk. This had happened many times in the past few weeks. An officer spoke with both parties. A family member of the dog’s owner was advised on the ordinance for dogs running at large, and a verbal warning was given.

A caller Friday afternoon in the 500 block of Washington Street in Kalona reported that dogs were barking on her front porch, with her windows open, for 20 minutes. She was not home. An officer responded. The subject was not home, and dogs were not barking upon the officer’s arrival.

A caller Friday evening in the 1300 block of Deer Run Drive in Riverside reported the neighbor’s dog was out. An officer responded and located the dog, and looked at photos taken by the neighbor proving the dog was running at large. Scott Allen Skipton, 44, of Riverside was cited for dog at large.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 500 block of South Avenue B in Washington reported a dog bite by a shepherd mix type dog. An officer responded. The owner had proof of the rabies shot. Documentation was made.

Assault

A caller Friday evening in the 500 block of Park Street in Ainsworth reported they were assaulted a couple of days earlier. An officer spoke with the caller. There were no marks or injuries. The caller requested documentation only. The parties were separated and would no longer be residing together.

Burglary

A caller Friday morning in the 400 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported his vehicle was vandalized overnight, with contents stolen. The contents included a black smaller purse with a silver buckle, driver’s license, checks, debit card and cash. The incident happened between 1 and 7 a.m. The caller had no suspects. A report will be filed, and the driver’s license was entered into the system.

A caller Friday morning in the 800 block of East Van Buren Street reported her billfold was taken out of her purse in her vehicle the previous evening. An officer was advised for documentation. The driver’s license was entered into the system.

A caller Saturday morning in the 3100 block of 116th Circle in Riverside reported his truck was broken into overnight and his son’s cash, deer tags and deer hunting license were stolen. An officer responded and spoke to the reporting party. A report will be filed.

A caller Saturday morning in the 3100 block of 116th Circle in Riverside reported someone took his Milwaukee radio out of his work truck sometime in the night. An officer responded. A report will be filed.

Civil dispute

A caller Friday night in the 3100 block of Highway 1 in Brighton reported that his brother showed up at the property and started loading up belongings that belonged to their mother. He and their mother had a protective order in place. The person serving as the mother’s power of attorney also called. All of the children were given permission to get belongings off the property. An officer responded to speak with the family. The original reporting party threatened his brother and scared him off into the woods. The officer and other family members located him, and he was going to leave the property to resolve the dispute.

Civil standby

A caller Friday afternoon in the 200 block of Third Street in Wellman requested a civil standby to retrieve his motorcycle. An officer responded and assisted. They made arrangements for the payments.

Curfew/loitering/vagrancy

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported subjects in the parking lot soliciting, and requested an officer to advise them to move along. An officer responded and asked them to move along.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Sunday morning in the 1500 block of Riverside Road in Riverside requested assistance over a dispute with his girlfriend. Officers responded. The dispute was verbal, and the parties were separated for the night.

A caller Sunday morning in the 400 block of West Main Street in Washington reported the neighbors across the street were arguing outside. The female subject was yelling, “Stop, stop, stop.” Officers responded. The altercation was verbal only. The parties had separated.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 2700 block of Airport Road in Washington reported a subject was breaking things downstairs with a golf club. Officers responded. The male juvenile was given a ride to another residence for the evening. There was no damage.

DP & Q

A caller Saturday morning in the 200 block of West Third Street in Washington reported loud music. Officers responded. Subjects were given a verbal warning for the loud music.

A caller Saturday night in the 900 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported violent screaming coming from a nearby residence. Officers responded. Before the officers arrived, the male party had left the residence after assaulting the female subject in the residence. A report will be filed.

A caller Sunday night in the 1500 block of North Iowa Avenue in Washington reported loud music. An officer responded and spoke to a subject about the loud music. They shut off the music.

A caller Sunday night in the 1100 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported fireworks going off in the area of South Iowa Avenue. An officer sat in the area and was unable to locate any fireworks.

A caller Sunday night in the 1600 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported fireworks in the area. An officer responded but was unable to locate the fireworks.

Drug/narcotics violation

A caller Saturday night in the 900 block of East Second Street in Washington reported a marijuana smell coming from a residence. An officer responded. Documentation was made for the time being.

A caller Monday morning in the 500 block of South 11th Avenue in Washington reported locating a digital scale with residue on it. Charges are pending per DCI lab results.

Family offense non-violent

A caller Saturday night in the 1100 block of East Second Street in Washington reported that his son had brought alcohol into the residence. He had been asked to leave but would not. Officers responded. The male subject did leave the residence.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 1200 block of East Second Street in Washington reported her parents were in a verbal domestic dispute. An officer responded. The incident was verbal only. The male subject left the residence.

A caller Sunday night in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported that he and his girlfriend were having an argument and it was verbal only. Officers responded. This was verbal only, and the subjects were separated until they calmed down.

A caller Monday night in the 100 block of Fifth Street in Wellman reported her 14-year-old granddaughter was threatening to leave the residence. An officer responded and counseled the juvenile.

Fraud

A caller Friday morning in the 2200 block of 220th Street in Washington reported the theft of money, $1,500, through a fraudulent scam. Documentation was made.

Hang-up 911 calls

Dispatch reported receiving a hang-up 911 call locating at a residence in the 2600 block of Palm Avenue in Washington, Saturday night. There was no answer upon call-back. An officer responded. Contact was made with the father, who was going to check on the subject.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of South Eighth Avenue in Washington reported receiving strange text messages. An officer responded. Documentation was made.

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of West Jefferson Street in Washington reported a subject was at the residence and would not leave. He was intoxicated. The caller requested that an officer speak to him and advise him he was no longer welcome there. Officers responded and spoke to the reporting party. They were to call if the male subject came back. They made contact with the subject’s mother and asked her to tell him he was not allowed back on the property.

A caller Saturday night in the 200 block of B Avenue in Kalona reported that subjects were harassing her 12-year-old son. An officer responded and spoke with all parties involved. The juvenile subjects were advised to cease harassing the caller’s son and to have no more contact.

Mental subject

A caller Tuesday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 1 in Brighton reported suspicious activity. Documentation was made.

Sex offender

An officer reported a new sex offender registry, Monday afternoon in the 1400 block of East Washington Street in Washington. Documentation was made.

Shoplifting

A caller Sunday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported a male shoplifter who came into the store with a red backpack. Upon leaving, he no longer had the backpack. He refused to stop. He was last seen walking across the street, wearing a black shirt and tan pants. Officers responded and were unable to locate the suspect. It was uncertain whether a theft actually occurred. Officers were going to review the video.

Stolen property

A caller Monday morning in the 1100 block of Ginkgo Avenue in Wellman reported he was missing a weapon from his vehicle. The caller called back and advised that he located it. There was no theft.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 500 block of East 10th Street in Washington reported two bicycles were left on her property, and she had noticed them there that morning. An officer responded. The bikes were a purple Kent 20-inch girls’ bike, and a Schwinn petal patch purple bike. The officer took the bikes to the bike shed.

Suspicious activity

A caller Sunday night in the 600 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported a female was weeping on the side of the road, and a black male was walking eastbound away from her. An officer responded but was unable to locate anyone.

A caller Sunday night in the 100 block of First Street in Kalona reported a couple of males messing around in a truck. A car was also parked nearby. An officer responded and was unable to locate anyone. The building was secure.

Trespass

A caller Friday morning in the 200 block of A Avenue in Kalona reported there was a subject in the area who was not supposed to be there. An officer responded and was unable to locate the subject.

Vandalism

A caller Friday afternoon at Quince Avenue and 230th Street in Washington reported damage to the stop sign, street intersection sign and his corn field and bean field. An officer responded. County Roads and a subject were notified. Documentation of this was requested.

A caller Saturday morning in the 1000 block of Orange Avenue in Kalona reported that the rear window to his vehicle was smashed. Another vehicle next to his had also been smashed. This had happened within the past hour or two. An officer responded. Stone from the road was located inside one vehicle. No one heard or saw anything. Documentation was made for insurance purposes.

Weapons violation

A caller Monday morning in the 300 block of North Marion Avenue in Washington reported a Hispanic male in a red Chevrolet TK who was possibly armed. Officers responded. This was a toy gun.

Welfare check

A caller Friday afternoon in the 400 block of West Madison Street in Washington requested a welfare check. An officer responded and left a message for subjects to contact him.

A caller Sunday morning in the 800 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported a man by a tree, and was unsure if he was intoxicated. He appeared to be in his 30s and was wearing a checked shirt and blue jeans. An officer responded. The subject was not intoxicated. The subject’s mother was contacted, and responded.

All other theft

A caller Saturday morning in the 200 block of East Second Street in Washington reported having $200 missing from his apartment. An officer responded and spoke to the reporting party and the suspect. The incident is under investigation.

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 300 block of South Avenue C in Washington reported a theft at the residence. Several tools and money were missing. Documentation was made for the time being.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 200 block of North Railroad Street in Ainsworth reported a bottle of Percocet and a bottle of Xanax were missing from her residence. An officer spoke with the caller. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday night in the 2400 block of 219th Boulevard in Washington reported someone used her debit card information and signed for a purchase amounting to $83.72 in a local store. An officer advised that the credit card supplier had credited the money back. The officer was going to check on the store’s video. Documentation was made.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 1000 block of South Iowa Avenue reported that she had $38 taken out of her purse. She last knew the money was in her purse six weeks ago. She knew of no suspects and requested documentation only.

A caller Tuesday morning in the 300 block of East Van Buren Street in Washington reported her purse was stolen out of her car, and her checkbook was inside the purse. An officer responded. Documentation was made.

All other offenses

A caller Friday morning in the 700 block of West Third Street in Washington reported locating a bicycle in their yard. It was a yellow Peugeot 14-speed mountain bike with wire baskets. It was taken to the bike shed.

A caller Saturday morning in the 500 block of East Seventh Street in Washington reported a Hispanic male in a gray shirt had been asked to leave the business but was refusing to leave. Officers responded. The subject left prior to the officers’ arrival.

A caller Saturday morning in the 500 block of Park Street in Ainsworth reported her ex-fiancé was refusing to turn over the keys to her vehicle. An officer spoke with the caller and advised this was a civil matter, and was going to try to contact the male party to see if he would return the keys.

A caller Saturday morning in the 600 block of East Second Street in Washington reported violation of a no-contact order. The subject had messaged her his phone number and called her phone a few minutes earlier. An officer spoke with the caller and a witness and was unable to locate the male party. The incident is under investigation.

A caller Sunday morning in the 100 block of Westview Drive in Washington reported subjects on the premises were arguing and making a lot of noise. The male subject had left on a motorcycle and left the female subject there. The caller requested an officer. An officer responded and spoke with the female, advising her that she needed to leave the premises. The caller was going to call back in if they had further problems with the individual.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington reported she was having a dispute with her neighbor, and requested an officer. An officer spoke with both parties. The parties separated and were advised to have no further contact with each other.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 500 block of Highway 1 in Washington requested an officer while he did a child exchange. He found a bruise on his daughter and didn’t want there to be problems. An officer responded. Both parents were aware of the injury and were not sure where it came from. The child was exchanged.

A caller Sunday evening in the 600 block of South Avenue C in Washington reported there were four youngsters playing on bicycles and scooters in the roadway and they were not moving for traffic. An officer responded. There were several youngsters playing outside, but he did not locate any in the roadway.

A caller Monday morning in the 600 block of East Polk Street in Washington reported wanting to speak to an officer about incidents occurring at the facility. An officer spoke with the caller. Documentation was made.

A caller Monday morning at West Fifth Street and North Avenue D in Washington reported trash that had been dumped on the ground in Hayes Timber, and there were possible suspicious items in the trash. An officer responded and was unable to locate anything suspicious in the trash.

A caller Monday afternoon in the 200 block of A Avenue in Kalona reported his 14-year-old son had received inappropriate pictures on his cellphone. An officer responded and was going to attempt to locate the sender.

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