Marshalltown Police Department
On Wednesday an associate with the City of Marshalltown reported the theft of five cast iron manhole covers. Estimated value of loss was $815.
On Wednesday an employee with Kum & Go Stores, 916 E. Main St., reported damage to the screen of the Red Box Movie unit outside the store. Estimated value of damage was $750.
On Wednesday Khan Chan, 1106 1/2 W. Church St., reported hit and run damage to a 2000 Chevy Malibu while parked at his residence. Estimated value of damage was $1,500.
On Wednesday Denis Trehey, 8 S. 5th Ave. Apt. B, reported the theft of cash in the amount of $1,500 from his residence.
On Tuesday an employee with Brown & Sons, 1107 W. Iowa Ave., reported the theft of a carry on dual axle trailer. Estimated value of loss was $3,500.
On Wednesday Fernando Robles-Carrillo, 602 E. Anson St., was arrested for forgery and theft, second degree.
On Tuesday Jorge A. Ibanez, 601 Lee St., was arrested for driving while barred and operating while intoxicated, second offense.
On Wednesday a car driven by Juan Manuel Andrade Parra, 502 E. Church St., was at the exit of Mikes Diner in the 10 block of Iowa Avenue East with the intention of crossing Iowa Avenue and entering the Git & Go property when it pulled in front of a vehicle driven by Roy Ratcliffe Bradbury, 1851 Yates Ave., which was westbound on Iowa Avenue with its blinker on intending to turn onto Center Street and the two collided. No injuries were reported. Andrade Parra was cited for unsafe entry onto highway. Damage to the Andrade Parra car was estimated at $1,800 while the Bradbury vehicle received an estimated $600 in damage.
On Wednesday a pickup driven by Jorge A. Ibanez, 701 Lee St., was eastbound in the 1100 block of East Church Street when it struck a legally parked car and left the scene. No injuries were reported. Ibanez was cited for failure to maintain control and striking unattended vehicle. Damage to the Ibanez pickup was estimated at $2,000 while the legally parked car received an estimated $1,500 in damage.
Marshall County Courthouse
Brody Gethmann, 1706 Westwood Dr., made an initial appearance through counsel, Colin McCormack, on a violation of minors school license charge and reckless driving charge. He pleaded not guilty and a Pre-Trial Conference is set for 9 a.m. on Feb. 28.
Aleta Alberts, of State Center, made an initial appearance on a fraudulent practice in the fourth degree charge. The Public Defender's Office was appointed to handle her case. The Preliminary Hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Feb. 14. Bond will continue as posted.
Ricardo Castellanos, 7 S. 16th St., made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated charge. The Public Defender's Office was appointed to handle his case. The Preliminary Hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Feb. 14. Castellanos was released on his own recognizance. The court ordered that he obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days.
Marshalltown Fire Department
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a system malfunction at 1301 Summit St., and a medical assist with the EMS crew to 1 E. Main St.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a smoke detector activation/no fire at 1301 Summit St., and five medical assists with the EMS crew to: 1702 S. 7th Ave., 607 W. Linn St., 108 N. 20th St., 134 E. Main St., and 508 W. Southridge Rd.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to four medical assists with the EMS crew to: 101 NewCastle Rd., 110 N. 2nd St., 101 W. Iowa Ave., and 3120 S. 2nd St.