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August 30,2014

On August 29, 2014 at 7:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 400 block of Hwy 150 South. Officers arrested Steven Ray Walker, age 59, of Oelwein on a charge of OWI 1st offense, a Serious Misdemeanor.

August 29, 2014

On August 28, 2014 at 10:10 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Kelly Adam Lohrer, age 31, of Oelwein, on a Fayette County warrant for original charges of Failure to Appear for Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle.

On August 28, 2014 at 8:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance at a residence in the 10 block of 2nd St NW in Oelwein. Officers arrested Pauline Louise Manning, age 28, of Oelwein on a charge of Harassment 3rd Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor.

August 27, 2014

At 1:19 p.m. on August 27th, 2014, in the 700 block of 3rd Ave SW, Oelwein police arrested Abbie Lynn Miller, age 18, of Sumner. Miller was arrested on a Fayette County warrant.

 

August 26, 2014

At 8:26 p.m. on August 26th, 2014, in the 10 block of 1st Ave SE, Oelwein police arrested Mercedes Laine Larson, age 20, of Oelwein. Larson was arrested on a Buchanan County warrant for an original charge of Child Endangerment with Serious Injury.

At 6:47 p.m. on August 26th, 2014, in the 19,000 block of 40th St Oelwein police arrested Cesar Anibal Alicea, age 42, of Oelwein. Alicea was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for an original charge of Violation of No Contact Order.

 

August 19,2014

On August 19, 2014 at 8:50 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Lathan Andy Schaufenbuel, age 21, of Fredericksburg, on a Bremer County warrant for Violation of Probation, original charge of Lascivious Acts With a Child.

On August 19, 2014 at 9:10 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Travis Frank Norton, age 20, of Strawberry Point, on a Fayette County warrant for Condition of Release Violation on Original Charges of Driving While License Suspended and Eluding.

August 17, 2014

Oelwein Police have concluded an investigation and have referred Drayven Joseph Lundgren, 16, of Oelwein. Lundgren was referred and charged with Theft in the 5th Degree a Simple Misdemeanor and Possession of Prescription Drugs a Serious Misdemeanor. This incident was originally reported to police on August 17, 2014.

 

August 15, 2014

On August 15, 2014 at 11:00 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of 1st Avenue SW. Officers pulled over a vehicle that was believed to contain individuals involved in the disturbance, officers arrested Joseph Robert Hedgman, age 20, of Oelwein, on a charge of Driving While License Suspended, a Simple Misdemeanor. Hedgman was also cited for Failure to Provide Security Against Liability and Improper Rear Lamps.

On August 16, 2014 at 1:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a physical altercation in the 600 block of 1st Avenue NE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Jennifer Lynn Eickhoff, age 33, of Oelwein, on a charge of Domestic Abuse Assault, a Simple Misdemeanor.

AUGUST 15, 2014

At 8:33 p.m. on August 14th, 2014, in the 100 block of N. Frederick Ave, Oelwein police arrested Timothy Devan Postel, 30 years old, of Quasqueton. Postel was arrested on a Buchanan County warrant for an original charge of possession of pseudoephedrine with intent to manufacture.

August 12, 2014

On August 12, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 100 block of 1st Ave SW. Officers arrested Dean Adelbert Stone II, age 37, of Oelwein on Interference with Official Acts an Aggravated Misdemeanor, OWI a Serious Misdemeanor, and Driving while License Suspended a Simple Misdemeanor.

Oelwein police are investigating a theft complaint. Police received a report of a theft at 11:38 a.m. on August 12, 2014 from the 700 block of 1st Ave SE. This incident remains under investigation.

 

August 9, 2014

At 12:13 am on August 9, 2014 Oelwein Police arrested Jeremy Daniel Conerd, 31, of Oelwein.  Conerd was arrested on two Fayette County Warrants and Possession of Controlled Substance Methamphetamine a Class D Felony in the 100 blk 5th St NW.

Marijuana Discovered In Railcar

On August 8, 2014, at approximately 8:00 a.m., the Oelwein Police Department received a report of suspicious packages located in a railcar that was slated for repair.

Transco Railway reported that workers were performing maintenance on a railcar when they observed suspicious packages in it.

Investigators discovered numerous packages that were concealed in the wall of the railcar and determined that the packages contained marijuana.

Investigators seized 45 packages that totaled in weight of approximately 61 pounds and an approximate street value of $90,000.

“The investigation has led us to believe that Oelwein was not the intended final destination of this product. The railcar was diverted from its original intended destination due to needed repairs” states Chief Jeremy Logan. “We are appreciative of the Transco employees for assisting with ensuring that this product didn’t make it to the street and are proud to have such a good corporate citizen as Transco Railway”.

The Oelwein Police Department is working with other agencies to determine the source and destination of this shipment.

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The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903

 


The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903 as the recognized law enforcement for the City of Oelwein

Currently the Oelwein Police Department employs:
10 Full Time Police Officers
4 Full Time Communications Operators
1 Administrative Assistant

7 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers

 

The Oelwein Police Department is located at 501 Rock Island Road, Oelwein, Iowa 50662.

 

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