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Police log - September 26, 2017

Sep 26, 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

Lois Eirene Greiner, 60, of Brighton, was arrested Friday evening in the 500 block of South Mechanic Street in Brighton on a Jefferson County warrant for animal cruelty, no death or serious illness. Barry Rea Greiner, 53, of Brighton, was arrested at the same time and location on a Jefferson County warrant for animal cruelty, no death or serious illness.

Isaiah Rory Hutchinson, 19, of Des Moines, was arrested Friday night in the 6000 block of Northeast 14th Street in Des Moines on a Washington County warrant for possession of controlled substance – marijuana, third/subsequent offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Paul James Basinger, 68, of Washington, was arrested Sunday night in the 500 block of North Second Avenue in Washington on a charge of domestic abuse assault, first offense.

Donovan Matthew Crouchet, 35, of Marion, was arrested Sunday night in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside on a charge of public intoxication.

Traffic accident

A caller Friday morning in the 3100 block of Highway 22 in Riverside reported hitting the back end of another vehicle as they were exiting the business entrance. There were no injuries. An officer responded. The parties had exchanged information. The accident occurred on private property. There were no citations and no report.

A caller Friday night at Tulip Avenue and 180th Street in Ainsworth reported a one-vehicle accident. The operator was a juvenile. Damages amounted to more than $1,500, and a state report will be filed. There were no charges. The vehicle remained at the location awaiting a private tow.

A caller Friday night in the 700 block of Perdock Court in Washington reported that her daughter backed into a parked vehicle. An officer responded. Damage was under $1,500. Information was exchanged.

A caller Friday night at 190th Street and Dogwood Avenue in Keota reported an accident involving a vehicle vs. a Case tractor pulling two 650 Brent Grain Train Wagons. There were no injuries. The vehicle hit the back end of the farm wagons. Damages amounted to more than $1,500. Information was exchanged. The vehicle was towed by the owner. Michael Detweiler, of Keota, was cited for failure to maintain control.

A caller Saturday morning at E Avenue and Fourth Street in Kalona reported a traffic accident. One subject was having chest pains. The roadway was blocked. Damage amounted to more than $1,500 to the vehicles. One vehicle was towed. Charges are pending on a Richmond resident for failure to yield upon entering a through highway.

A caller Saturday evening in the 2500 block of 220th Street in Washington reported a traffic accident in front of her residence. There didn’t appear to be any injuries. An officer responded. A state accident report will be filed. The subject also struck a pole owned by the Rural Electric Cooperative, and they were contacted.

A caller Sunday night at Dogwood Avenue and Iowa Washington Road in Wellman reported a blue car drove into the ditch near the county line on Dogwood Avenue. Washington County and Iowa County officers responded. A Washington County officer requested medical aid for the subject, due to the subjects’ intoxication levels. Wellman QRS and an ambulance responded. The ambulance was disregarded by Wellman QRS. There was no medical transport. Iowa County handled the call.

Traffic stop serious

Jorge Alberto Aguirre Zepeda, 28, of Washington, was cited for driving under suspension, no insurance, no front plate, and loud exhaust, Saturday afternoon at Vine Avenue and Highway 92 in Ainsworth.

A conservation officer reported stopping a vehicle, Sunday morning at Highway 78 and Lake Darling Road in Brighton. Deja Magdalena Curiel-Ryan, 33, of Kansas City, Missouri, was cited for open container.

Traffic other

An officer received a parking complaint, Friday morning in the 500 block of A Avenue in Kalona. The officer chalked the tires on the vehicle and planned to try to contact someone at the residence to advise them to move the vehicle.

An officer reported being out at a residence in reference to a parking complaint, Friday morning in the 700 block of Second Street in Wellman. A trailer was gone upon the officer’s arrival. It had previously been blocking the access drive to an overhead door.

Disabled vehicles

A caller Friday afternoon at West Madison Street and South Avenue B in Washington reported a white business truck was locked in gear and was in the travel portion of the roadway. Officers responded. The vehicle was stuck in park, and the operators had an auto body company en route to assist. The vehicle was moved.

An officer advised being out with a vehicle along the roadway, Friday evening in the 1700 block of Ginkgo Avenue in Wellman. The vehicle was disabled, and no one was around. The vehicle was tagged. The officer attempted to contact the owner. There was no answer.

An officer reported being out with a possible disabled vehicle, Saturday morning at Highway 218 and 240th Street in Ainsworth. The driver was tired, so he had stopped to sleep. He was advised to move to a truck stop.

A caller Saturday afternoon at Highway 92 and Spruce Avenue in Washington reported an occupied silver Honda Odyssey van that was pulled over. Iowa State Patrol responded and was unable to locate the vehicle.

A disabled vehicle was reported, Saturday afternoon at Highway 218 and 140th Street in Riverside. No one was around. The vehicle was added to the system.

A deputy reported being out with a disabled vehicle, Saturday night at Highway 22 and Paradise Lane in Kalona. The officer added the vehicle to the system.

A disabled vehicle was reported, Sunday afternoon at Cedar Avenue and Highway 92 in Keota. The vehicle was added to the system.

Fire calls

A caller Friday afternoon in the 500 block of North Iowa Avenue reported a smoke alarm going off and smoke coming out of an upstairs window across the street. Washington Fire Department and officers responded. There was no fire, just smoke. Something was burning on the stove.

Animal complaint

A caller Sunday morning in the 500 block of West Fifth Street in Washington reported a puppy was tied to the top of the garage door, and requested an officer check on it. An officer checked on the dog. The dog had food and water and could get into the garage with no problem.

A caller Sunday morning at West Monroe Street and South Avenue C in Washington requested a welfare check on a puppy that was whining as if in pain. It was tied to a tree in the front yard. The owner was out with the dog upon the officer’s arrival. There was no problem.

Assault

A caller Saturday morning in the 700 block of 11th Street in Wellman reported that her husband was intoxicated and causing problems. He woke her up and yelled at her and spit on her. Officers responded. The male half left the residence for the rest of the night.

Dispatch received a 911 call, Saturday afternoon in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington. The male subject was screaming, and the call was disconnected. The male subject called back to say he was assaulted by his girlfriend. Officers responded. The issue was resolved. The parties separated. The officers planned to provide a civil standby later, that night.

A caller Sunday evening in the 200 block of South Van Buren Street in Brighton reported their 13-year-old juvenile was out of control, had bitten them and then had run to a neighbor’s residence. The juvenile then called to report she was assaulted by the caller. An officer responded. The parties were separated. No assault had occurred. The juvenile was transported to a family member’s residence, and the family planned to speak with a counselor.

Barking dog

A caller Saturday morning in the 1200 block of Fir Avenue in Wellman reported that her neighbor’s dogs barked constantly. An officer spoke with the caller and made the dog owner aware of the complaint. A warning was given.

Civil dispute

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 200 block of Jefferson Street in Kalona reported that his neighbor put hot wire fence posts on the property line and bent them toward the caller’s property, and now he was not able to mow his yard. An officer spoke to the caller. During the phone conversation, the neighbor removed the posts.

Curfew/loitering/vagrancy

A caller Sunday evening in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington reported that a male subject with a sign and a gas can was out with his camper, asking for money. An officer responded and asked the subject to move along.

Disorderly conduct

A caller Sunday morning in the 700 block of East 13th Street in Washington reported a verbal domestic dispute, and a male subject was breaking things in the house. The male subject left for the time being. The incident was verbal only.

DP & Q

A caller Saturday night in the 1000 block of Second Street in Wellman reported a subject was setting off fireworks and they were landing on his roof. An officer responded and was unable to locate the subjects.

Family offense non-violent

A caller Saturday afternoon in the 2700 block of Highway 1 in Washington reported that his son was being disrespectful. The caller was requesting a deputy, as his son would not leave. An officer spoke with both subjects. The son was going to try to find another place to stay for a couple of days. The father was advised that he would have to evict him.

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Friday morning in the 1200 block of East Second Street in Washington requested to speak with an officer about an issue with her landlord. An officer spoke with the subject for documentation only.

Intoxicated driver

A caller Friday night at Highway 22 and Underwood Avenue in Riverside reported a possible intoxicated driver all over the roadway. It almost struck another vehicle and also hit a mailbox in Johnson County. Officers located the vehicle at the owner’s residence, and spoke with the owner about the complaint and advised him to stay home for the night.

Mental subject

A caller Sunday night at 220th Street and Riverside Road in Washington reported needing assistance with her daughter. An officer responded and assisted. The caller was going to take her daughter to the University by private vehicle. An officer followed her to the county line.

Runaways/missing person

An officer reported being flagged down by a female in the parking lot, Saturday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington. She thought her son was missing, but he made contact with her in the parking lot while the officer was speaking to her. The female was advised to call if she had further issues.

A caller Saturday evening in the 1200 block of East Third Street in Washington reported to the Police Department that she had not heard from her 17-year-old daughter since Thursday. An officer spoke with the caller. An additional officer responded to a possible location in Richmond. The juvenile was not there. The juvenile was entered as missing. The caller then advised that the juvenile was located at the residence. The officer was advised, and the juvenile was cleared from the system.

Stolen property

A caller Friday morning in the 900 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported a scooter leaning up against a nearby utility pole. An officer responded. A red scooter with front pegs was taken to the bike shed.

Suspicious activity

A caller Friday morning in the 600 block of E Avenue in Kalona reported  a customer who was not leaving the store and had been there since 5 a.m. She had refilled a coffee cup several times without paying. An officer responded and contacted the female’s brother, who was coming to pick her up. She was directed to wait for her brother at the park.

A caller Friday night in the 100 block of South Avenue B in Washington reported suspicious activity. An officer checked the area. Everything was fine.

A caller Saturday night in the 900 block of South Second Avenue in Washington reported suspicious activity at a residence. Officers responded and checked the residence. Everything appeared to be OK.

A caller Saturday night in the 3200 block of 190th Street in Ainsworth reported that an older truck pulled into their driveway. It then left the area, and subjects could be heard yelling, west of the residence. Officers responded. This was a verbal argument between two subjects. The parties were separated. An officer requested a towing company to remove the vehicle, which had become disabled in the roadway, and the vehicle was removed. The subjects were advised to have no more contact for the night.

A caller Sunday morning at 180th Street and Vine Avenue in Ainsworth reported subjects in a newer Pontiac Grand Am or Grand Prix just went southbound on Vine Avenue from the school. Someone in the back seat was pointing a shotgun out the window as if they were hunting from the vehicle. An officer checked the area and was unable to locate the vehicle.

Trespass

A caller Friday night in the 3100 block of 116th Circle in Riverside reported subjects tried to break into her neighbor’s shop, and were last seen running northbound in the field. Three officers responded and checked the area for the subjects, and were unable to locate them. Nothing was missing. Documentation was made, and deputies planned to give extra patrol in the area.

Vandalism

A caller Saturday morning in the 3200 block of 170th Street in Ainsworth reported at least three mailboxes in the neighborhood had been damaged overnight. An officer advised that his mailbox was also damaged. Documentation was made.

A caller Sunday morning in the 1600 block of North Fifth Avenue in Washington reported that his ex-girlfriend destroyed his apartment before she left. An officer responded. Documentation was made for the time being. Information was forwarded to the county attorney.

A caller Sunday afternoon in the 400 block of West 18th Street in Washington reported that a juvenile kicked a football, and it broke the windshield on his vehicle. Documentation was made. The caller was unsure who the juvenile was.

Welfare check

A caller Saturday night in the 300 block of North Avenue B in Washington reported that his 72-year-old neighbor was not answering her door, but the dog was barking. The caller requested a welfare check. Two officers and an ambulance responded. City units made contact with the female and disregarded the ambulance. She was OK.

A caller Sunday morning in the 200 block of A Avenue in Kalona requested a welfare check on a tenant who had sent her odd text messages. An officer spoke with the caller and responded to the residence, and was unable to locate anyone at the residence.

All other theft

A caller Saturday morning in the 1000 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off at about 9:10 a.m., for $31.95 in gas. The vehicle was a dark blue van, with possibly a female driver. An officer was advised for documentation purposes. Two possible license plate numbers were given, and neither matched the vehicle.

A caller Saturday night in the 3100 block of Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported a gas drive-off of $170 by the driver of a semi with refrigerated trailer, about 20 minutes earlier. It was unknown what direction the truck was traveling. An officer was advised for documentary purposes.

A caller Sunday morning in the 600 block of East Jefferson Street in Washington reported that someone stole his daughter’s blue and pink Mongoose mountain bike sometime the previous night after 11 p.m. They believed that whoever took it left another bike in the yard. Documentation was made. The second bicycle was taken to the bike shed. It was a purple or maroon Roadmaster.

All other offenses

A caller Friday night in the 500 block of West Madison Street in Washington reported a female subject at the residence who wouldn’t leave, and requested an officer. An officer responded. The subject had left prior to the officer’s arrival.

A caller Sunday night in the 600 block of West Tyler Street in Washington reported an inappropriate drawing at the apartments. An officer responded. Documentation was made.

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