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October 24, 2013

On October 23, 2013 at 9:45 a.m., while following up on an investigation in the 900 block of 1st St SW, Oelwein Officers charged Lisa Ann Winter, age 50, of Oelwein on the charge of Driving while License Suspended, a Simple Misdemeanor.

 

On October 19, 2013, Oelwein Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of 2nd Ave SE for a reported domestic disturbance.  After further investigation Oelwein Officer arrested Ester Marie Orona, age 52, on the charge of Violation of a No Contact Order, a Simple Misdemeanor on October 23, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.

October 22, 2013

On October 21, 2013 at 11:50 p.m., Oelwein Officers and the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office went to a residence in the 10 block of 2nd Avenue NW in Oelwein to serve a Fayette County Sheriff’s warrant. Officers arrested Cody Richard Reisner, age 30 of Oelwein on a Probation Violation warrant for original charges of Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine and Gathering Where Drugs are Used. Reisner was also arrested on Oelwein Police Department charges of Possession of Methamphetamine, a Class “D” Felony.

 

On October 22, 2013 at 3:50 a.m., Officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of 2nd Avenue SE for a reported domestic disturbance. Ruben James Hernandez Jr., age 49, of Oelwein, was arrested on a charge of Violation of a No Contact Order, a Simple Misdemeanor.

October 19, 2013

On October 19, 2013 at 12:29 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Chad Thomas Cherrier, age 18, of Oelwein on a Fayette County Sheriff’s warrant for the original charge of Driving while License Revoked. Cherrier was arrested in the 300 block of North Frederick Ave in Oelwein.

 

On October 19, 2013 at 12:07 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 10 block of South Frederick Ave in Oelwein. In the course of this stop, officers arrested William Stetson Marshall, age 18, and cited Ryan Patrick Nolan, age 17, both of Oelwein.  Marshall was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia a Simple Misdemeanor and Nolan was referred to Juvenile Court Service for Possession of Alcohol under Legal Age a Simple Misdemeanor.

October 18, 2013

On October 17, 2013 at 6:30 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 2000 block of Hwy 150 South in Oelwein. In the course of this stop, officers cited Eric Dean Zieser, age 32, of Hazleton on a charge of Driving While License Suspended, a Simple Misdemeanor.

October 17, 2013

On October 16, 2013 at 3:45 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Leon Alden Jarchow, age 18 of Oelwein on a charge of Violation of a No Contact Order, a Simple Misdemeanor.

On October 16, 2013 at 8:00 a.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a business in the 1500 block of South Frederick in Oelwein for a reported wanted person. Officers arrested Jeffery Eugene Euans, age 53 of Oelwein on a Fayette County Sheriff’s warrant for probation violation, original charges including Possession of a Controlled Substance, Conspiracy to Manufacture or Deliver a Controlled Substance, Tattooing without a Permit, and Unlawful Possession of Prescription Drugs.

October 15, 2013 - One Charged In Early Morning Shooting in Oelwein

At approximately 6:59 a.m. on Tuesday, October 15th, the Oelwein Police Department received a 911 phone call of a possible shooting at an Oelwein residence. The incident was reported to be in the 100 block of 10th Avenue N.W.

Responding officers witnessed active gunfire from inside the residence and began to engage the occupants. At this time, officers observed a male subject, Myron Dewayne Meador, 44, exit the residence, detained him and provided medical treatment for his self-inflicted injuries. Mr. Meador was transported to Oelwein Mercy Hospital and later transferred to the University of Iowa Hospital.

Officers located, Niki Jolene Meador, 38, inside the residence and discovered that she had been shot multiple times. Mrs. Meador was provided medical attention and transported to Oelwein Mercy Hospital. Mrs. Meador was later transferred, by air ambulance, to the University of Iowa Hospital.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Myron Dewayne Meador for the charge of Attempted Murder. Further charges are pending.

This investigation was a collaborative effort between the Oelwein Police Department, Fayette County Sheriff’s Department and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation.

October 14, 2013

On October 12, 2013, at 5:25 p.m., while following up on another violation in the 10 blk of North Frederick Ave, Oelwein Officers charged Caleb Lee Bradshaw, age 16, and Ryan Patrick Nolan, age 17, both of Oelwein on charges of Gathering where controlled substances unlawfully used and Possession of controlled substance Marijuana both Serious Misdemeanor and Possession of drug paraphernalia a Simple Misdemeanor.

October 13, 2013

On October 12, 2013, at 5:25 p.m., while following up on another violation in the 10 blk of North Frederick Ave, Oelwein Officers arrested Brian James Arthur, age 18, of Oelwein on charges of Gathering where controlled substances unlawfully used and Possession of controlled substance Marijuana both Serious Misdemeanor and Possession of drug paraphernalia a Simple Misdemeanor.

October 11, 2013

On October 10, 2013, 2013 at 9:00 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to the 200 block of 2nd Avenue SE for a possible violation of a no contact order. Officers arrested Ruben James Hernandez Jr, age 49 of Oelwein on a charge of Violation of a No Contact Order, a simple misdemeanor.

 

As a result of an ongoing investigation of suspicious activity occurring in the 400 block of 13th Avenue NW. Oelwein Officers arrested Daniel Scott Padgett, age 36, of Oelwein on October 9, 2013 at 10:29 a.m.  Padgett was charged with Conspiracy to Deliver Controlled Substance Schedule II Class C Felony.

 

On October 9, 2013 at 4:30 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 100 block of South Frederick Ave in Oelwein. In the course of this stop, officers cited Mikeala Lynn Voshell, age 22, of Oelwein on a charge of Open Container in motor vehicle.

October 9, 2013

On October 8, 2013 at 11:50 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance in the area of West Charles St and South Frederick Ave in Oelwein. Upon arrival, officers arrested Mark Anthony Jones, age 33, of Oelwein on charges of Disorderly Conduct a Simple Misdemeanor and Travis Michael Owens, age 22, of Oelwein on a charges of Assault Causing Serious Injury a Class D Felony.

On October 8, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., Oelwein Officers served an arrest warrant in the 1500 block of South Frederick Avenue. Officers arrested Benjamin John Campbell, age 28, of Oelwein, on a Fayette County warrant for an original charge of Driving while Barred.

Oelwein Police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint in the 200 block South Frederick Ave. Oelwein Police received a criminal mischief complaint at 8:10 a.m. on October 8, 2013. This incident remains under investigation.

October 8, 2013

On October 7, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., Oelwein Officers served an arrest warrant in the 1500 block of South Frederick Avenue. Officers arrested Brian Edward Otdoerfer, age 29, of Oran, on a Fayette County warrant for an original charge of Possession of Controlled Substance 3rd Offense.

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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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