Five charges in two days for Marshalltown woman
A Marshalltown woman allegedly burglarized a home and stole goods from two stores in two days.
Candace Klaas, 27, is charged with third-degree burglary, a Class D felony, for allegedly breaking into a home on the 1000 block of Fifth Ave. and stealing a 42-inch plasma screen TV, a laptop and some jewelry Wednesday night.
Klaas then allegedly stole from Kum & Go on N. Third Avenue and Theisen's, 603 Iowa Ave. W. Thursday before being apprehended by police and charged. A search of Klaas revealed her to be wearing the jeans and hat she allegedly stole from Theisen's and the jewelry stolen from the home on Fifth Ave. earning her two fifth-degree theft charges.
Klaas is also charged with simple and serious misdemeanors after police also found a syringe and methamphetamine during her search.
Kathryn (Mroz) and Mike Western are the parents of a son, Owen Michael born on Feb. 16 at 9:50 p.m. in Waverly weighing 8 pounds and 3 ounces and measuring 21 inches long. His grandparents are Steve and Karen Mroz and Jim and Jackie Western.
Jeff and Erin Peek, of Waukee, are the parents of a daughter, Harper Elizabeth, born at 8:23 p.m. on Feb. 11 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Grandparents are Mike and Deb Molenaar, of Rock Valley, and John and Bonnie Peek, of Marshalltown. Great-Grandparents are Jack and Mary Ellen Gray, of Rhodes.
Hope Dunsmoor and Joshua Bloomquist, of Marshalltown, are the parents of son, Noah Robert Bloomquist born Feb. 23 at 7:23 p.m. at MMSC. Grandparents are Troy and Paula Dunsmoor, Robert Bloomquist, Jane Baloomquist. Great-grandparents are Richard and Judy Dunsmoor, Ed and Marilyn Tordoff.
Bret Lee and Yamala Baccam-Lee, of Marshalltown, are the parents of twin sons, Jakoby and Jerris Lee born Feb. 23 at 7:55 and 7:56 a.m. at MMSC. Jakoby and Jerris join big brother, Jayzek, 7. Grandparents are Dieo and the late King Baccam, of Marshalltown, and Steve and LaRue Reis, of Green Mountain.
Marshall County Courthouse
Dustin Williams, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The Public Defender's Office was appointed to handle his case. The Probation Revocation Hearing is set for 11 a.m. on March 19. Bond is set at $2,000 cash or surety.
Jorge Alvarado, 207 1/2 N. 13th St., made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The Public Defender's Office was appointed to handle his case. The Probation Revocation Hearing is set for 9 a.m. on March 28. Bond is set at $2,000 cash or surety.
Cassiopeia Leigh Klinefelter, of Tama, made an initial appearance on a striking fixtures/failure to provide information charge. She pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $147.75 due immediately.
George Youngbear, of Tama, made an initial appearance on a public intoxication/third subsequent offense charge. The Public Defender's Office was appointed to handle his case. The court relieved Merrill Swartz of any further responsibility in this matter. The Preliminary Hearing is set for 1 p.m. on March 22. Youngbear 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.
Lyle James Russell, 406 W. Boone St., made an initial appearance on a loud noises from vehicle charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $50 with a $17.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $127.50 due immediately.
Julie Johnson, of Grundy Center, made an initial appearance on a speeding charge. She pleaded not guilty and a Pre-Trial Conference is set for 9 a.m. on April 3.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Thursday, a person reported rock damage to a bedroom window at 110 N. 3rd Ave. Apt. #4. Estimated value of damage was $150.
On Wednesday, Timothy James Leavy, 1004 S. 5th Ave., reported the theft of a Zenith 42 inch Plasma TV, a Lenovo laptop computer and miscellaneous jewelry from his residence. Estimated value of loss was $800.
On Thursday, a juvenile from Marshalltown was cited for possession of a Schedule I Controlled substance (marijuana).
On Thursday, Erica Marie Bushinger, 1308 Woodbury St., was cited for violation of rabies vaccination and dog at large.
On Thursday, Paul James Hopkins, of Ames, was arrested for theft, fifth degree from Theisens.
On Thursday, Candace Rae Klaas, 1205 E. Boone St., was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a Schedule II Controlled substance (meth) and theft, fifth degree from Theisens.
On Wednesday, Candace Rae Klaas, 1205 E. Boone St., was arrested for burglary, third degree and theft, fifth degree.
On Wednesday, a car driven by Sarah Ann Powers, of Melbourne, was southbound on Center Street at the intersection with Iowa Avenue when, in an attempt to turn left, it collided with a vehicle driven by Ingrid Helta Sawyer, of Montour, which was traveling north on Center Street. No injuries were reported. Powers was cited for failure to yield upon left turn. Damage to the Powers car was estimated at $2,000 while the Sawyer vehicle received an estimated $1,000 in damage.