On March 13, 2013 at 11:07 p.m., Officers performed a routine traffic stop at the corner of 1st Ave SE and East Charles St in Oelwein. During the traffic stop both the driver April Faye Lewis, 38, of Oelwein and Brian Edward Otdoerfer, 28, of Oelwein were cited for Open Container a Simple Misdemeanor.
Oelwein Police are investigating a burglary complaint in the 300 blk 13th Ave NW. Oelwein Police received a burglary complaint at 6:35 pm on March 13, 2013. This incident remains under investigation.
On March 13, 2013 at 5:49 p.m., Officers performed a routine traffic stop in the 10 block of 4th Ave SE in Oelwein. During the traffic stop the passenger a Tyler Jason Fitzpatrick, 22 years old of Oelwein was arrested on two Fayette County Warrants and Interference with Official Acts a Simple Misdemeanor.
Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident on Outer Rd at 4:21 pm on March 12, 2013. Ronnie Lynn Gish of Oelwein was driving a 1997 Dodge truck when he lost control and slid off the roadway and landed on its top. Oelwein police were assisted by the Oelwein Fire Department and Mercy Oelwein Ambulance.