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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.

 

 

July 20, 2017

On July 20, 2017 at 7:54 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Graham Conrad Otto, 30, of Oelwein. Otto was arrested on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance- Serious Misdemeanor and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia- Simple Misdemeanor.  This arrest followed an incident in the 100 block 8th av nw.

July 19,2017

On July 19, 2017 at 9:30 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Rexanna Lynn Christopher, age 45 of Oelwein for charges on two Bremer County Warants with original charges of Failure to Appear for Arraignment for Driving While License Barred.

July 16, 2017

Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Theft at 11:24 a.m., on July 16, 2017 from the 2300 block of South Frederick.  This incident remains under investigation.

 On July 16, 2017 at 6:24 p.m., Oelwein Officers investigated a car deer accident in the 1300 block of West Charles.  A copper in color Nissan Armada driven by Amber Decker struck a deer at that Location

July 14,2017

On July 14, 2017 at 5:20 p.m., in the 10 block of 4th Street SW, Oelwein Officers arrested Robert Charles Moreno, age 37 of Oelwein, on two Fayette County Sheriff's warrants, for Failure to Appear for a Contempt Hearing and for Failure to Complete IDAP.

 

July 5, 2017

 Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft Complaint.  Oelwein Police received a report of Theft at 6:09 p.m., on July 5, 2017 from the 2500 block of South Frederick.  This incident remains under investigation.

The Oelwein Police Department and the Oelwein Husky Boys Basketball Team up to Beautify Park

The Oelwein Police Department and the Oelwein Husky Boys Basketball team partnered to beautify trees and the monument sign at the Oelwein Veteran's Sports Complex. The members took time to mulch the trees between the baseball diamonds as well as spreading mulch around the Veteran's Complex monument sign.
"We instill in our student athletes the need for being good servants of the community and teamwork. This effort, in teaming up with the Oelwein Police Department, carries forward that philosophy" stated Husky Basketball Coach Nick Schauf.
"This project furthers our "One" mission.  It is our intent to show others that if each of us gives a little of our time, a lot can be accomplished" advised Chief Jeremy Logan. "It is our desire to show that one action, one effort, one gesture, one team, one community or one person can make a difference. It could be one person taking the time to pick up litter, paint a fence or rail, trim trees or a group of people teaming up to accomplish that or greater; it truly makes a difference."
Also providing assistance was the great people at Corner Market. They provided the necessary equipment to streamline this effort.
       

July 3,2017

On July 3, 2017 at 5:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to the 10 block of 2nd St SE for a reported shoplifter.  Officers arrested Shirley Ann Vandereide, age 69 of Elkader, on a charge of Theft 3rd Degree, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.

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