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August 9, 2017 Burglary Arrest Made

Oelwein Police Make Arrest in Recent String of Burglaries

 

On July 31st and August 8th, the Oelwein Police Department responded to several reports of burglary to local businesses. As a result of those investigations, on August 9th, 2017, at approximately 8:26 a.m. the Oelwein Police Department arrested Jason Charles Cole, 21, in the 100 block of West Charles.  Cole was arrested on seven counts of Burglary 3rd Degree, a Class D Felony. Cole was transported to the Oelwein Police Department where he was provided an initial appearance before a Magistrate and later transferred to the Fayette County Jail and is being held on bond. These investigations continue and further arrests and charges are pending. 

August 8, 2017

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft.  Oelwein Police received a report of a Theft, at 9:53 p.m., on August 8, 2017 from the 100 block Lincoln Drive Ne.  This incident remains under investigation.

 

August 5,2017

On August 5, 2017 at 3:15 p.m., in the 2600 block of South Frederick, Oelwein Officers arrested Isiah Dean Heidt, age 19 of Oelwein on charges from a Dubuque County arrest warrant, for Probation Violation with Original charges of Theft 2nd Degree.

 

 

Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop on August 5, 2017 at 11:25 p.m. in the 300 block of South Frederick.  Officers arrested the driver of the vehicle, 36 year old Jesse Linn Jones of Waterloo, for Driving While License Revoked, a Serious Misdemeanor.

August 4, 2017

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Criminal Mischief Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Criminal Mischief, at 11:29 a.m., on August 4, 2017 from the 100 block 6th av NW.  This incident remains under investigation.

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Theft, at 10:47 p.m., on August 4, 2017 from the 800 block 1st st ne.  This incident remains under investigation.

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Burglary Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Burglary, at 2:12 a.m., on August 5, 2017 from the 10 block North Frederick.  This incident remains under investigation.

At 5:53 am on August 5, 2017 Oelwein Police Department performed a traffic stop in the 100 block of south Frederick following several complaints of underage females driving.  A 15 year old female from Oelwein was cited and released for driving while license suspended

August 3, 2017

Oelwein Police investigated several criminal mischief complaints on July 21, 2017 at 10:33 p.m.  The Oelwein Police Department received reports of numerous buildings that had been vandalized with spray paint. Contact was made with a number of the business owners to advise them of the damage. During the course of the investigation, officers were able to determine that the criminal acts were committed by three juvenile females ages 11, 12 and 13. All subjects have been referred to juvenile court services for criminal mischief in the 4th degree-serious misdemeanor.

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of theft at 5:25 p.m., on August 3, 2017 from the 400 block of 4th St NW.  This incident remains under investigation.

July 30 , 2017

On July 30, 2017 at 4:49 p.m., Oelwein Officers stopped a vehicle in the 100 block of 1st av nw in Oelwein.  The driver, Roger Alan Kline, age 52 of Oelwein was cited and released for Driving While Suspended.

July 29, 2017

Oelwein Police are investigating a Burglary Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Burglary at 8:49 a.m., on July 29, 2017 from the 2600 block of South Frederick.  This incident remains under investigation.

At 2:17 p.m., on July 29, 2017 Oelwein Police arrested Samantha Marie Coonradt, 41, of Oelwein. Coonradt was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant on an original charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance- 3rd Offense.  This arrest followed a officers interaction with the subject in the 800 block of 1st st NW.

July 28,2017

On July 28, 2017 at 5:50 p.m., Oelwein Officers stopped a vehicle in the 10 block of West Charles in Oelwein.  The driver, Cooper John Zeien, age 34 of Hazleton was cited and released for Driving While Suspended.

 

On July 28, 2017 at 10:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Eric Bernard Clark Jr, age 28 of Oelwein, on two Iowa City warrants with original charges of 3 counts of Forgery, 3 counts of Theft 2nd Degree, and Failure to Appear for Pretrial Case Management Conference.

 

 

July 26, 2017

On July 26, 2017 at 5:22 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Mathew James Fowlkes, 21, of Oelwein.  Fowlkes was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for 3rd Degree Criminal Mischief.  This arrest took place following an officer’s interaction with the individual in the 500 block of Rock Island Road.

 

On July 26, 2017 at 6:06 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested David John Perry, 55, of Oelwein.  Perry  was arrested on a charge of Driving while License Suspended- Simple Misdemeanor and on two  Fayette County Warrants for Failure to Appear on an original charge of Operation without Owners consent and Failure to Appear on  an original charge of Assault.  This arrest took place following a traffic stop in the 100 block of 1st av nw.

 

On July 26, 2017 at 8:57 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Cory Monroe Johnson, 35, of West Union.  Johnson was arrested on a charge of Driving while License Barred- Aggravated Misdemeanor This arrest took place following a traffic stop at Hwy 3 and Neon Road.

 

July 23,2017

On July 23, 2017 at 2:50 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a disturbance in the 10 block of 3rd St NW in Oelwein.  Issues were resolved at this time.  Officers were called to a second disturbance in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue SE.  Subsequently, officers arrested Isiah Dean Heidt, age 19 of Oelwein, on charges of Assault, Simple Misdemeanor and Assault Causing Injury, a Serious Misdemeanor.

 

On July 23, 2017 at 3:20 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Alexis Jorden Louise Heidt, age 18, of Oelwein on a Dubuque County warrant with an original charge of Assault Causing Willful Injury.

 

 

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