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August 7, 2018

On August 7th 2018 at 11:13 a.m., Officers took a report of a Theft in the 100 block of County Line Rd  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

On August 7th 2018 at 12:30 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Travis Michael Owens, 26, of Oelwein.  Owens was arrested on a 1st Judicial District Parole Violation Warrant on original charges of Assault, Criminal Mischief, 2nd Degree, Possession with Intent and Willful Injury.  This arrest came after an incident in the 400 block 1st AV NE.

August 6,2018

On August 6, 2018 at 10:25 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 500 block of East Charles.  Officers arrested Alex Robert Pope, age 19 of Strawberry Point on a charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a Serious Misdemeanor.

August 2, 2018

On August 2nd, 2018 at 3:43 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Amanda Lyn Carson, 37, of Oelwein Carson was arrested on a Blackhawk County Warrant for Carrying of Weapons and Possession of Methamphetamine-1st Offense, 2 Buchanan County Warrants for Violation of Pretrial Release as well as Theft 5th Degree-Simple Misdemeanor, Interference with Official Acts-Simple Misdemeanor and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Simple Misdemeanor.  This arrest took place after an incident in the 1300 block of South Frederick Avenue.

July 30,2018

On July 30, 2018 at 8:10 p.m. Oelwein Officers arrested Layne Isaac Williams, age 22 and Abigayle Marie Rickertson, age 19, both of Oelwein on warrants from the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office.  Original charges on these warrants are Burglary 3rd Degree and Theft 2nd Degree.

 

July 29, 2018

On July 29 at 1:54 a.m., Oelwein Police cited Madison Meyer, 20, and Dominick Knowles, 19,  of Oelwein. Both individuals were cited for Possession of Alcohol under the Legal Age.   Two other Juveniles were referred to Juvenile Court Services for Possession of Alcohol under the legal age. This citation resulted from a call in the 10 block 5th AV SE.

On July 29th 2018 at 11:13 a.m., Officers took a report of a Criminal Mischief in the 200 block of 4th ST SW.  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

 On July 29, 2018 at 1:44 Oelwein Police arrested Megan Michele Larkin, 40, of Oelwein.  Larkin was arrested on a Buchanan County Warrant for Violation of a Court Order on an original charge of No Contact Order.  Larkin was also charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia- Simple Misdemeanor  This arrest came in the 10 block of 1st AV SE.

July 28,2018

 On July 28th 2018 at 12:05 p.m., Officers took a report of a Criminal Mischief in the 200 block of 4th ST SW.  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

 

On July 28, 2018 at 12:21 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Jeffrey Ryan Wilson, 31, of Oelwein.  Wilson. Wilson was charged with Driving while License Barred-Aggravated Misdemeanor. This arrest followed a traffic stop in the 500 block of W Charles.

 

  On July 28th 2018 at 12:25 p.m., Officers took a report of a Criminal Mischief in the 300 block of 8th AV NE.  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

July 25, 2018

 On July 25th 2018 at 11:04 p.m., Officers took a report of a Theft in the 800 block of 1ST AV SW.  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

July 24, 2018

On July 24, 2018 at 1:25 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Emma Lee Imhoff, 20, of Oelwein.  Imhoff was arrested on a Dubuque County Warrant for Probation Violation on an original charge of Burglary 3rd Degree.  This arrest came after an officer’s interaction with the subject in the 100 block 5th AV NE.

 On July 24th 2018 at 4:04 p.m., Officers took a report of a Theft in the 100 block of 5th AV NE.  A report was taken and this incident remains under investigation.

 On July 24, 2018 at 9:05 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Cody Charles Aiello, 22, of Oelwein.  Aiello was arrested on a Linn County Warrant for Failure to appear for Adjudication of guilt on an original charge of false use of a credit card.  This arrest came after an officer’s interaction with the subject in the 500 block of Rock Island Road.

 

              

July 23,2018

On July 23, 2018 at 12:20 p.m. Oelwein Officers responded to reported suspicious activity in the 10 block of North Frederick.  Officers arrested Brett Michael Kratz, age 26 of Oelwein, on 4 counts of Theft 3rd Degree, one count originating from a case of theft under investigation from July 15, 2018.  Each charge is an Aggravated Misdemeanor.

 

On July 23, 2018 at 10:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers cited Ryan John Gunningham, age 31 of Oelwein for allowing a dog to run at large in the 200 block of 3rd Av SE.

July 20, 2018

On July 20, 2018 at 10:04 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested David Lee Staake, 33, of Oelwein.  Staake was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for Sexual Abuse 3rd Degree. This arrest came after officer’s interaction with the subject in the 500 block of Rock Island Road.

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