Marshalltown Police Department
On Tuesday, a person associated with the First Presbyterian Church, 101 S. Center St., reported damage to a screen and a double-paned window on the west side of the church. Estimated value of damage was $200.
On May 4, an employee with K-Mart, 1716 S. Center St., reported the theft of an RCA 32 inch TV valued at $200.
On Wednesday, Jack Lee Stansberry, 508 NewCastle Road, reported damage to the rear, passenger side window on a 2006 Saturn Ion while parked at 200 S. 10th St. Estimated value of damage was $300.
On Wednesday, Connie Schlosser, 1607 W. State St., reported the theft of a bed frame and bed and a John Deere riding lawn mower from her residence. Estimated value of loss was $1,000.
On Tuesday, Renae Jean Mason, of Le Grand, was arrested for theft-third degree-enhanced from K-Mart.
On Tuesday, Michael Curley, 601 E. High St., was arrested for disorderly conduct.
On Tuesday, Cledith Rebecca Thompson, 608 W. State St., was arrested for child endangerment without injury and child endangerment with injury.
On Wednesday, Joseph Dean Ashby, 104 E. Lincoln St., was arrested for child endangerment and operating while intoxicated-first offense.
On Wednesday, Justin Dale Sutton, of Eldora, was arrested for burglary-third degree.
On Thursday, Larry Joe Keeton, 205 W. Grant St. Apt. #2, was arrested for violation of a no-contact order.
On May 3, a pickup driven an unknown driver northbound on South Seventh Avenue when it crossed over the center line and collided with a pickup driven by Thomas Crisman Poole, 803 Ratcliffe Dr., which was traveling south on Seventh Avenue. The first pickup left the scene of the accident and did not have license plates attached. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Poole pickup was estimated at $2,500.
On Wednesday, a car driven by Joseph Dean Ashby, 104 E. Lincoln St., was eastbound on Lincoln Street when it attempted to turn left into a private driveway at the same time a pickup driven by Hattie Bell Gersema, 215 N. Second Ave. Apt. #1, started to pass and the two collided. Ashby received possible injuries, but was not treated or transported. Ashby was cited for failure to secure a child under the age of 18, driving under suspension and no insurance while Gersema was cited for unsafe passing and no insurance. Damage to the Ashby car was estimated at $2,000 while the Gersema pickup received an estimated $1,500 in damage.
On Tuesday, a vehicle driven by Kip Donavan Karns, 417 Swayze St., was backing down Swayze Street when it struck a legally parked vehicle and continued backing until it got to his residence. Karns did not inform the owner of the unattended vehicle about the accident. No injuries were reported. Karns was cited for striking unattended vehicle-failure to give information. Damage to the Karns vehicle was estimated at $4,000 while the unattended vehicle received an estimated $3,000 in damage.
On Thursday, a vehicle driven by Raechel Lauren Hill, 304 S. 16th Ave., was exiting a parking spot on North Center Street when it collided with a minivan driven by Carrie Jo Harmon, 104 W. Webster St., which was traveling south on Center Street. No injuries were reported. Hill was cited for unsafe backing, driving under suspension and no insurance. Damage to the Hill vehicle was estimated at $2,500 while the Harmon minivan received an estimated $8,000 in damage.
On Thursday, a Marshalltown school bus driven by Richard William Fiser, 706 E. Boone St., was northbound on South Fourth Street approaching the stop sign with Church Street when it attempted to swing out of the way of oncoming traffic and the rear collided with a legally parked vehicle owned by Lucina Gonzalez, 103 S. Fourth St. No injuries were reported. Damage to the school bus was estimated at $2,000 while the Gonzalez vehicle received an estimated $5,000 in damage.
On Thursday, a minivan driven by Donna Jean Mancillas, 910 W. Nevada St., was exiting a parking spot 1303 W. Church St., when it collided with a legally parked car registered to Tessa Nicole Rundall, 313 N. Third St. Apt. #2. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Mancillas minivan was estimated at $1,500 while the Rundall car received an estimated $2,000 in damage.
On Wednesday, Matthew James Mills, of Liscomb, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Wednesday, Spencer Ray Dieleman, of Albion, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Thursday, Avelino Landeros Morales, 401 Park St., was cited for dog at large-third offense.
On April 19, Avelino Landeros Morales, 401 Park St., was cited for dog at large-third offense.
Marshall County Courthouse
Joseph Dean Ashby, 104 E. Lincoln St., made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated-meth-first offense charge, a child endangerment charge, a driving under suspension charge, a failure to secure a child under the age of 18 charge and a no insurance charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his cases. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. May 28. Ashby was released with supervision and is to sign a promise to appear form and go to the adult probation office within the next 24 hours and sign a pre-trial release document. The court ordered he obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days of today's date.
Ashley Clement, address unknown, made an initial appearance on two warrants charging her with probation violations. The public defender's office was appointed to handle her cases. The probation revocation hearing will be scheduled by the District Court as its docket permits. Bond is set at $10,000 for each warrant for a total of $20,000 cash only.
Jason Wayne McDaniel, of Jasper, Ark., made an initial appearance on a trespass charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge, a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $272.75. The bond was released back to McDaniel and a payment plan of $50 per month beginning June 7 was set up.
Brandon Thorn, 202 Rainbow Drive, made an initial appearance on two counts of serious assault charges. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. May 28. Thorn was released on his own recognizance. A no-contact order was issued for the protected parties.
Osaldo Huerta, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a warrant charging him with contempt for failure to complete a Batterer's Education Program. The court appointed Merrill Swartz to represent him in this case. The contempt hearing is rescheduled for 10:30 a.m. Aug. 7. Huerta was released on his own recognizance.
Larry Joe Keeton, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a violation of a no-contact order charge. The court appointed Norma Meade to represent him in this matter before the court. The contempt hearing will be scheduled by the District Court as its docket permits. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. If Keeton owns or possesses any firearms or ammunition he is to make arrangements with the Marshall County Sheriff's Office within 24 hours to surrender them. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.