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Police Log

Aug 24, 2018

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

Josie Breanne Slaubaugh, 25, of Wellman, was arrested Wednesday morning in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington on a Washington County warrant for unlawful possession of a prescription drug. She was also wanted out of Johnson County for failure to appear for sentencing hearing for third-degree theft and assault on persons in certain occupations.

Ann Elizabeth Johnson, 50, of Washington, was arrested Thursday morning in the 2400 block of Highway 92 in Washington on a charge of fifth-degree theft. Additional charges are pending DCI Lab results.

 

Traffic accident

A caller Wednesday afternoon at Highway 1 and Larch Avenue in Washington reported hitting a deer early that morning, with a Honda Civic. Documentation was made.

 

Traffic other

A caller Wednesday morning in the 100 block of East 11th Street in Washington reported that a green Ford car without any plates had been parked partially in the road and partially on the grass for a couple of months without being moved. They had been sent a letter, and it still had not been moved. An officer responded. The vehicle was parked along the easement on the south side. The officer was unable to read the VIN. The officer chalked the tires and planned to follow up on Thursday.

 

Disabled vehicles

An officer reported being out with an occupied disabled vehicle, Wednesday morning in the 1200 block of Highway 1 in Kalona. The subject was on her way. There was no problem.

 

Fire calls

A caller Wednesday night in the 1000 block of North Marion Avenue in Washington reported that the house on the street west of her had a large fire in their backyard, and the embers were landing on her car. An officer responded and spoke to the subjects. They were with the fire and had a hose. They removed some branches to make the fire smaller.

 

Barking dog

A caller Wednesday morning in the 700 block of Fifth Street in Kalona reported a barking dog across the street and one house north. An officer responded and was unable to locate the dog.

A caller Thursday morning in the 700 block of Fifth Street in Kalona reported a barking dog across the street and to the north.

 

Burglary

A caller Wednesday morning in the 800 block of North Sixth Avenue in Washington reported that his bicycle was stolen out of his garage within the past hour. It was a black GT mountain bike with a left rearview mirror on the handlebar. An officer responded and was going to attempt to locate the suspect. The caller then advised that his bicycle was located about a block away from the residence. Later on, the homeowner called in to report that the suspect also tried to make entry into the residence when she took the bike. During that time, she broke the chain on the door. Damage was worth $5. An officer agreed to forward this on to the appropriate department.

An officer received a report that a resident had five landscaping bricks stolen from the residence, Wednesday night in the 800 block of South Second Avenue in Washington. The bricks were valued at approximately $10. The information was documented.

 

Civil standby

A caller Wednesday night in the 600 block of South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported needing a civil standby. An officer responded. The caller just vented about her landlord, and the issue was civil.

 

Disorderly conduct

A caller Wednesday afternoon in the 600 block of South Fourth Avenue in Washington reported that there was a male juvenile with a knife at the school. He was wearing a black tank top and gray shorts and was on the playground, sitting at a table. Officers responded. An officer spoke to the parties and got conflicting stories. The officer then spoke to both sets of parents, and all agreed on no criminal charges. The incident was documented.

 

Intimidation/harassment

A caller Wednesday afternoon in the 400 block of Fifth Street in Ainsworth reported that her daughter had been getting harassed by three subjects from Missouri. An officer spoke with all subjects involved, who were advised to have no further contact. The caller was also advised not to call the subjects either.

A caller Wednesday evening in the 200 block of South Wiley Boulevard in Washington requested to speak to an officer regarding harassment. An officer spoke with the caller and also made the victim’s employer aware of the incident. Documentation was made.

 

Suspicious activity

A caller Wednesday morning in the 100 block of East Madison Street in Washington reported four black males playing loud music from a speaker, and there was a strong odor of marijuana. The subjects were standing in the parking lot area. An officer located two of the subjects, who advised that they did not have the speaker and did not have any drugs on them.

 

Trespass

A caller Wednesday afternoon at West Washington Street and South Iowa Avenue in Washington reported youngsters playing inside the fountain. An officer responded. The juveniles were not inside the fountain upon the officer’s arrival. They were counseled.

A caller Thursday morning at Yucca Avenue and Highway 92 in Ainsworth reported a trespasser at the railroad tracks. The subject was wearing a green hoodie and was leaning against the detector box on the south side of the tracks. An officer responded and gave the subject a ride to a nearby truck stop.

 

Welfare check

A caller Wednesday afternoon in the 10 block of Parkside Estates Road in Washington requested a welfare check on a subject. An officer responded and made contact with the subject, who was fine and requested that the caller no longer have contact with her.

 

All other theft

A caller Wednesday night in the 1000 block of North Second Avenue in Washington reported that someone got into their garage sometime the previous night and took change out of their vehicles. An officer responded. Documentation was made.

 

All other offenses

A caller Wednesday evening in the 1700 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported a gas drive-off of $20.01. An officer responded to the residence and left a door hanger for them to call in.

A caller Wednesday night in the 200 block of East Washington Street in Washington reported a verbal altercation with her boyfriend. He left on foot, wearing shorts and a red T-shirt. Officers responded. Subjects were separated for the night.

A caller at 1:07 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Sixth Street in Wellman reported two females fighting in a white Lexus in the parking lot. Officers responded.

A male and a female were in a verbal argument. The subjects were going to walk to a family member’s home for the night.

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