Marshall County Sheriff's Office
On Oct. 10, Chelsea Anne Kerr, of Liscomb, reported damage to a window of a garage attached to her residence and the theft of an Apple iPad, an iPod, a Cobra radar detector, clothing, two antique beer lights, antique toys, a Hazmat suit and documentation, 10 security devices, an antique 30 gallon crock, an antique John Deere horse drawn plow, miscellaneous tools, an electric fuel pump, assorted perfumes, paintball gun and gear and two Nightowl night vision devices from her residence. Estimated value of loss was $15,400.
On Oct. 18, Wyatt Michael Varnum, of State Center, was arrested for pre-trial violation.
On Oct. 18, John Vivian Sims Jr., 106 Santa Barbara Dr., was arrested for probation violation.
On Oct. 17, Richeal Lee Craven, of Gilman, was cited for sale of tobacco to a minor.
On Oct. 8, William Nelson Turner, of Gilman, was arrested for absence from custody.
On Oct. 1, Sara Rose Cruz, 428 Swayze St., was arrested for failure to appear.
On Monday, a car driven by Cynthia Lou Darrow, of Melbourne, was attempting to avoid another vehicle when it collided with the rear of a pickup driven by Douglas Junior Kline, of State Center, which was stopped in the northbound median area of the intersection of Hart Avenue and Highway 330. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Darrow car was estimated at $1,200 while the Kline pickup received an estimated $500 in damage.
On Saturday, a vehicle driven by Erin Marie Lepird, of West Des Moines, was westbound on the ramp on Iowa Avenue West when a deer came out of the ditch and struck the passenger side front quarter panel, mirror and door. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Lepird vehicle was estimated at $2,500.
On Friday, a minivan driven by Ambrose George Lang, 103 W. High St., was northbound on Highway 14 when it struck a animal that entered the traveled portion of the roadway creating enough damage that the minivan needed to be towed from the scene. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Lang minivan was estimated at $3,000.
Grundy County Sheriff Office
On Sunday, Joshua Heimann, age 30, of Dike, was arrested on 160th Street east of V Avenue and charged with operating while intoxicated first-offense. He was released on promise to appear.
On Oct. 19, Laura Bailey, age 36, of Ackley, was arrested in Wellsburg and charged with operating while intoxicated first-offense. She posted bond and was released.
On Oct. 18, Jason Priebe, age 26, of Mason City, was arrested in Wellsburg, and charged with possession of marijuana. He posted bond and was released.
On Oct. 15, a car driven by Madison Grineski, age 16, of Grundy Center, was southbound on N Avenue near 250th Street when it went out of control on the gravel, entered the west ditch and rolled. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Grineski car was estimated at $4,875.
Marshall County Courthouse
Marco Hernandez Alvarez, 412 E. Boone St., made an initial appearance through an interpreter 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 Nov. 1. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. The court ordered that he be fingerprinted and photographed this morning. An Immigration and Customs Enforcement hold has been placed on Hernandez Alvarez.
Rose Perales, 305 N. 15th Ave., made an initial appearance on a supplying alcohol to minors charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Nov. 9. Perales was released on her own recognizance. The court ordered that she be photographed and fingerprinted at the Marshalltown Police Department by 1 p.m. on Oct. 31.
John Borsch, 208 W. State St., made an initial appearance on a public intoxication charge. He pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on Nov. 20 in Magistrate Court. He will hire his own attorney. Borsch was released on his own recognizance.
Aaron Schoppe, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a possession of alcohol under legal age charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $200 with a $70 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $330, due immediately.
Joy Belle Barker, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving under suspension charge and a failure to obey a stop sign-yield right of way charge. She pleaded guilty to both charges. On the driving under suspension charge the fine was $250 with a $87.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $397.50, due immediately. The fine on the failure to obey a stop sign-yield right of way charge was $100 with a $35 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $195, due immediately.