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March 18,2019

On March 18, 2019 at 1:45 p.m., in the 100 block of West Charles, Oelwein Officers arrested Lexi Shai Schwandt, age 19 of Oelwein on a Buchanan County Sheriff's warrant for Failure to Appear for Pretrial Conference on Possession of Controlled Substance-Marijuana, and Child Endangerment. 

March 17,2019

On March 17, 2017 at :15 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 100 block of 10th St SE in Oelwein.  This stop resulted in the arrest of Jason Jerry Laurie, age 39 of Oelwein on a charge of OWI 1st Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor.

 

On March 17, 2019 at 12:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Willie Traymone Phillips, age 37,  in the 100 block of 5th Av SW.  Phillips was wanted on Black Hawk County Sheriff's warrants for Escape from Custody, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver, and Sex Offender Registry Violation. Phillips is also wanted out of the Oakdale Placement Facility.  Phillips was extradited to the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office.

March 13,2019

On March 12, 2019 at 11:10 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Chris Edward Westendorf, age 53 of Oelwein on a Fayette County Warrant for Failure to Comply With Inpatient Treatment Program.

 

A report was taken of a dispute in the 100 block of South Frederick on March 13, 2019 at 1:50 p.m.  Officers responded and arrested Larry Edwin Shannon, age 53 of Oelwein on a charge of Disorderly Conduct, a Simple Misdemeanor.

 

 

March 11, 2019

On March 11, 2019 at 7:27 a.m., Oelwein Police arrested Tyler Jay Pollock, 23, of Oelwein. Pollock was arrested and charged with Assault on a Peace Officer-Serious Misdemeanor.  This arrest followed an incident in the 100 block 6th AV SW.

March 10, 2019

On March 10, 2019 at 9:30 p.m., Oelwein Police Officers responded to the 600 block North Frederick AV for a reported Theft.  This incident remains under investigation.

March 9, 2019

On March 9, 2019 at 7:12 a.m., Oelwein Police arrested Lance Dwayne Morehead, 20, of Oelwein.  Morehead was arrested and charged with Domestic Abuse Assault- Simple Misdemeanor.  This arrest followed an incident in the 600 block 4th ST SE.

March 8,2019

On March 8, 2019 at 8:30 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Shawn Paul Hansen, age 33 of Hazleton for a Parole Violation Warrant out of Black Hawk County.  Hansen was also charged by the Oelwein Police Department with Possession of Precursors, Pseudoephedrine and Ethyl Ether, both Class "D" Felonies; Prohibited Acts, a Class "C" Felony; Possession of Methamphetamine, a Serious Misdemeanor; and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Simple Misdemeanor.

 

On March 9, 2019 at 1:00 a.m., in the 10 block of 1st Av SE, Officers arrested John Stephan Clark age 50, from Hazleton on a Domestic Abuse Assault Warrant issued by the Fayette County Sheriff's Office.

 

 

 

 

March 5, 2019

On March 5, 2018 at 3:55 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Brian Wendell Bass, 27, of Oelwein. Bass was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct-Simple Misdemeanor following an incident in the 200 block 5th AV NE.

On March 5, 2018 at 11:18 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Dakota Lee Lovell, 26, of Oelwein. Lovell was arrested and charged with Violation of a Domestic Abuse No Contact order-Simple Misdemeanor following an incident in the 200 block 3rd ST NW.

March 2, 2018

On March 2, 2019 at 1:28 p.m., Oelwein Police Officers responded to the 10 block 1st AV SE for a reported Theft.  This incident remains under investigation.

February 28, 2019

On February 28, 2019 at 11:21 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop at the intersection of 1st AV and East Charles in Oelwein.  Officers cited the driver of the vehicle, Tayten James Printz, age 19 of Marion, on charges of Driving While License Suspended- Simple Misdemeanor and Failure to Provide Liability Insurance.

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