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Police log

Information is collected from Henry, Jefferson and Washington county law enforcement agencies. As with any criminal case a charge is merely an accusation, and a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilt.

Arrests

Jan. 8 – 3:36 p.m., warrant serv. /court order hold was reported in the 800 block of S. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 8 – 4:02 p.m., warrant serv. /court order hold was reported in the 1800 block of Green Valley Dr., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 8 – 6:07 p.m., warrant serv. /court order hold was reported in the 1100 block of E. Linden Dr., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 8 – 11:03 a.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 2100 block of Lexington Blvd., Washington. Madeline Neff, 19, of Washington, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of cannabis.

Jan. 8 – 5:05 p.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 2100 block of Lexington Blvd., Washington. Arron Blodgett, 29, of Iowa City, was arrested on a warrant for original charge of possession of marijuana 2nd offense and possession of methamphetamine 2nd offense.

Jan. 8 – 7:27 p.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 2200 block of Spruce Ave., Washington. Teresa Shepherd, 48, of Washington, was arrested on a warrant for violation of probation original charge operating while intoxicated 1st offense.

Jan. 8 – 8:32 p.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 90 block of E. Railroad St., Riverside. Isaiah Swantz, 19, was arrested on a warrant for violation of probation original charge operating while intoxicated 1st offense.

Jan. 9 – 10:52 p.m., warrant service was reported in the 900 block of W. Grimes Ave., Fairfield.

Jan. 9 – 11:04 p.m., warrant service was reported in the 300 block of W. Broadway Ave., Fairfield.

Jan. 9 – 3:34 p.m., warrant arrested was reported in the 1200 block of W. Grimes, Fairfield.

Jan. 9 – 4:44 p.m., warrant arrested was reported in the 300 block of N. Benton St., Brighton. Craig McBride, 52, of Brighton, was arrested on a warrant for theft 2nd degree.

Jan. 9 – 5:27 p.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 2100 block of Lexington Blvd., Washington. Shawn Gordon, 24, of Iowa City, was arrested on a warrant for FTA arraignment reference OWI 1st.

Jan. 10 – 12:08 a.m., warrant arrest was reported in the 4500 block of Melrose Ave., Iowa City. Baylee Escher, 22, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear for non-jury trial original charge theft 5th degree, failure to appear for initial appearance original charge driving while license suspended, violation of probation original charge possession of controlled substance marijuana 3rd.

Jan. 10 – 5:27 p.m., warrant serv. /court order hold was reported in the 800 block of S. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 10 – 1:55 p.m., warrant service was reported in the 300 block of S. 14th St., Fairfield.

Jan. 12 – 8:44 p.m., warrant serv. /court order hold was reported in the 800 block of S. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Traffic Accidents

Jan. 8 – 8:22 a.m., traffic accident was reported at Hwy. 22 and Cedar Ave., Wellman.

Jan. 8 – 8:46 a.m., traffic accident was reported at W. Van Buren St., and S. C Ave., Washington.

Jan. 9 – 3:11 p.m., traffic accident was reported in the 2400 block of Hwy. 218, Ainsworth.

Jan. 10 – 7:53 p.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 1400 block of 255th St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 12:56 a.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 400 block of N. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 12:06 p.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 2600 block of Franklin Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 1:22 p.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 1400 block of Old Hwy. 34, Mt Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 1:46 p.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 2100 block of Hwy. 34, Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 1:51 p.m., motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported at W. Broad St. and N. Broadway St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 13 – 8:18 a.m., traffic accident was reported in the 2600 block of 220th St., Washington.

Harassment

Jan. 7 – 12:12 p.m., harassment was reported in the 1000 block of N. 8th St., Fairfield.

Jan. 8 – 8:18 a.m., intimidation/harassment was reported at N. Iowa Ave., and E. 3rd St., Washington.

Harassment

Jan. 9 – 6:46 p.m., harassment/threats was reported in the 1500 block of 170th St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 9 – 11:18 p.m., intimidation/harassment was reported in the 1100 block of N. Iowa Ave., Washington.

Jan. 9 – 3:50 p.m., intimidation/harassment was reported in the 2100 block of Lexington Blvd., Washington.

Jan. 9 – 5:36 p.m., intimidation/harassment was reported in the 600 block of W. Adams St., Washington.

Jan. 12 – 8:33 a.m., harassment/threats was reported in the 1000 block of N. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 12 – 10:23 a.m., harassment/threats was reported in the 200 block of N. Porter St., Mt. Pleasant.

Runaway/Missing Person

Jan. 13 – 10:28 a.m., runaways/missing person was reported in the 100 block of N. Fulton St., Keota.

Fire

Jan. 9 – 3:46 p.m., fire call was reported in the 1700 block of Black Diamond Rd. SW, Kalona.

Jan. 11 – 8:44 a.m., structure fire was reported in the 400 block of E. McKinley St., New London.

Assaults

Jan. 8 – 5:40 p.m., domestic disturbance was reported in the 1100 block of W. Broadway Ave., Fairfield.

Jan. 9 – 1:07 a.m., domestic disturbance was reported in the 700 block of N. Wohlleber Dr., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 9 – 5:30 p.m., domestic disturbance was reported in the 1500 block of 170th St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 11 – 3:45 p.m., domestic disturbance was reported in the 400 block of E. McKinley St., New London.

Jan. 12 – 2:30 a.m., assault was reported at W. Front St. and S. Jackson St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 12 – 11:07 a.m., assault was reported in the 200 block of W. Front St., Wayland.

Theft

Jan. 9 – 6:39 p.m., theft/larceny/shoplifting was reported in the 1000 block of N. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 10 – 12:42 p.m., theft/larceny/shoplifting was reported in the 1200 block of Agency Rd., Salem.

Jan. 11 – 7:39 p.m., theft/larceny/shoplifting was reported in the 1300 block of E. Washington St., Mt. Pleasant.

Jan. 12 – 1:32 p.m., theft/larceny/shoplifting was reported in the 1000 block of N. Grand Ave., Mt. Pleasant.

Burglary

Jan. 7 – 10:07 p.m., burglary/breaking and entering was reported in the 300 block of W. Jefferson Ave., Fairfield.

Jan. 13 – 5:24 p.m., burglary was reported in the 2600 block of Wayland Rd., Washington.

Drugs

Jan. 7 – 7:55 a.m., controlled substance was reported in the 200 block of E. Adams Ave., Fairfield.

Jan. 8 – 2:28 a.m., drugs/narcotic violations and drugs/equipment violations was reported at Kum & Go, Fairfield. Jacob Good, 33, of Fairfield, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance- methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and interference with official acts.

Jan. 9 – 8:24 a.m., drug/narcotics violation was reported in the 1100 block of S. B Ave., Washington.

DUIs

Jan. 13 – 6:08 p.m., public intoxication was reported at S. Adams St. and E. Washington St., Mt. Pleasant.

Washington County Jail

Jan. 12, 2020

JAIL COUNT

18 Washington County Male Inmates

7 Washington County Female Inmates

34 Out-of-County Contract Inmates

59 TOTAL

Total revenue for housing out of county contract inmates from July 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019: $392,350.00.

This will be total revenue collected from out of county inmates during FY20.