Fernando and Sheyla Vargas, of Chelsea, are the parents of a son, Channing Charles Vargas, born at 5:15 p.m. May 6 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center. Welcoming Channing home are siblings and proud grandparents.
Kimberly and Anthony Johnson, of Marshalltown, are the parents of a son, Hunter Lee Johnson, born at 8:38 a.m. May 31 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center. Welcoming Hunter home is big brother, Christian Kuyn. Grandparents are Christine Campbell, of Marshalltown, and Sandy and Robert Bennett, of Royston, Ga.
Ben and Megan Gonzalez, of State Center, are the parents of a daughter, Makayla Ariana Gonzalez, born at 9:15 a.m. on May 22 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches in length. Welcoming Makayla home are big brothers Ben and Jon. Grandparents are: Mark and Shelly Appelgate, of Marshalltown, and Duane and Diane Roum, of Haverhill.
Marshall County Courthouse
Larry Robert Prusha, 910 N. Fifth Ave., made an initial appearance on a trespass charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $100 with a $160 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $320, due within 30 days of today's date.
Manuel Castillo, 701 E. Anson St., made an initial appearance on a public intoxication charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $147.75, due within 30 days of today's date.
Bryan Allen Brown, 1003 Jackson St., made an initial appearance on a lascivious acts with a child charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on June 10. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.
Kwand Woods, 411 N. First Ave., made an initial appearance on a probation revocation charge. The probation revocation hearing is set for 1:30 p.m. on July 8. Bond is set at $2,000.
Arturo Miranda, 708 Union St. Apt. #2, made an initial appearance on a harassment-first degree charge, a serious domestic assault charge and a child endangerment without injury charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his cases. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. June 12. Bond is set at $2,000 cash only. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.
Davis Alan Bailey, 501 1/2 N. Center St., made an initial appearance on warrants charging probation violations. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his cases. A scheduling hearing is set for 1 p.m. June 10. Bond is set at $2,000 cash or surety.
Guadalupe Pesina, 9 E. Webster St. Apt. #2, made an initial appearance on a contempt charge. A scheduling hearing is set for 1 p.m. June 10. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety.
Joan Smith to Phillip and Joyce Ruopp, 307 W. Meadow Lane
The Estate of Charles Waltemeyer to Jackie Akins, 806 Knox St., Melbourne
The Estate of John Nickerson to Thomas Degner, 3115 130th St., Beaman
Kerrie Creswell FKA Kerrie Johnston and James Creswell on contract to Armando Jara-Cruz, 10 Lackey Terrace
Evan Carlson on contract to Jose Carrillo, 414 Woodbury St.
The Estate of Catherine Finders to Charles Finders and Harvey Finders, 2838B Green Castle Road, Gilman
Paul and Kay Eker to Kay Eker, 409 Hughes St.
Neil and Kelly Hayhurst on contract to Jorge Sanchez Vazquez, 1907 Blossom Lane
The Estate of Chester Brown to Cesar Ramirez Cruz and Ana Ramirez Yepez, 401 N. Seventh Ave.
The Sheriff of Marshall County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, 505 Highland Drive
Wells Fargo Bank to Maria Gomez, 918 S. Fifth Ave.
The Estate of Mary Miller to Edward Miller, 2335 Meyer Ave., and 2403 Marsh Ave.
Larry Wegner to Larry and Mary Wegner, 701 N. Fifth Ave.
James Hostetter Guardianship and Conservatorship to MTM LLC, 1108 Iowa Ave. West
Samantha Bjornson FKA Samantha Webb and Michael Bjornson to Vincente Vargas Sanchez and Artemia Gonzalez De Vargas, 8 Lackey Terrace
Chad and Laura Lasack to Danon Hart, 507 Nicholas Drive
Wells Fargo Bank to Michael Poe, 2745 Rockton Drive
Robert Hessenius on contract to Joshua Capalla, 304 Park St.
Kelley and Paul Oetker to Kelley and Paul Oetker, 1518 Greenfield Drive
Mary Gift to Judith and Michael Jurgensen, 2370 Shady Oaks Road
Matthew and Rachel Rozell to Mark Nymeyer and Emily Jensen, 504 Friendly Drive
Steven and Lorinda Lamb to Steven and Lorinda Lamb, 110 N. 18th St.
Paul and Carrie Barr to Dennis and Margaret Cahill, 1913 Gethmann Lane
The Estate of Angela Frye to Duane and Emma Richards, 806 W. Nevada St.
Rudy Frye to Duane and Emma Richards, 806 W. Nevada St.
The Sheriff of Marshall County to Bank of America, 304 S. Main St., Laurel
Ronald and Mary Goecke on contract to Chad and Kara Goecke, 1308 S. Third Ave.
Sherry Perkins to Arthur and Peggy Crandon Trust, Arthur and Peggy Crandon Trustees, 3046 Wallace Ave., Gilman
Phillip and Jane Gowdy to Byron and Sandra Rhodes, 303 Richard Lane
David Tesar to Richard and Amber Relph, 212 W. South St.
The Estate of Jean Ellenbecker to Leland Mayne, 304 W. Julian St., Le Grand
Carrie Lenox to Phillip Fraley
Peter Daggett to Hannah Yaeger
Amanda Kaiser to Cody Babinat
Gary Shaffar to Lori Borton
Michelle Jebsen to Brett Wilson
Julian Estrada to Victoria Martin
Cindy Cowan to Robert Wignall Jr.
Irma Medina Santillan to Leobardo Rocha Avina
Vanessa Andrade to Juan Avalos
Marshall County Sheriff's Office
On Sunday, Lynette Kay McMartin, of Green Mountain, reported damage to the ignition on a 2011 Dodge Ram truck while parked at her residence in what appeared to be an attempted vehicle theft. Estimated value of damage was $25,000.
On pMay 29, Ian Jay Brockway, of Le Grand, reported damage to a driver's side window on a 1997 Lincoln Town Car while parked in Le Grand. Estimated value of damage was $150.
On Monday, Salud Castillo, 316 N. 11th Ave., was arrested for sex offender registry violation, theft-fifth degree and violation of pre-trial release.
On Sunday, Ronald William Metivier Jr., of State Center, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on a driving while barred charge.
On June 1, Cody William Moore, 1114 W. Church St., was arrested for operating while intoxicated-third offense.
On June 1, David Alan Bailey, 501 1/2 N. Center St., was arrested for three counts of harassment-second degree, criminal mischief-fifth degree, failure to appear and probation violation.
On June 1, Eric Lee Riskedahl, 1401 S. 17th Ave., was arrested on a warrant for escape.
On May 31, Shawn Allen Frimml, 2552 Smith Ave. Lot #6, was arrested for serious domestic assault.
On May 31, Raymond Lee Chavez-Correa, 404 S. Third St., was arrested for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On May 31, Carlos Dominguez-Chavero, 410 Sharon Ave., was arrested for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, driving under suspension, no valid driver's license, failure to signal and no insurance.
On May 30, Roby Lee Meyer, of Cedar Rapids, was arrested for violation of pre-trial release.
On May 30, Tera Leann Kibbee, 313 N. First Ave., was arrested for serious domestic assault.
On May 30, David Vernon Bryant, of Collins, was arrested for operating while intoxicated-second offense, no valid driver's license and no insurance.
Grundy County Sheriff's Office
On May 31, Amanda Nielson, age 30, of Grundy Center, was arrested in Grundy Center for operating while intoxicated-first offense. She was released on promise to appear.
On May 31, Blake Huffman, age 19, of Cedar Falls, was arrested by Marshalltown Police Department on a Grundy County warrant charging him with sex abuse-third degree, assault with intent to commit sex abuse and five counts of sex abuse-second degree. He is being held in lieu of bond.
On May 29, Michael Moore, age 24, of Gladbrook, was arrested at the Grundy County Sheriff's Office on a Tama County warrant charging him with domestic abuse assault. He was released to Tama County authorities.
On May 25, Nicole Lybarger, age 43, of Sheffield, was arrested by Butler County authorities on a Grundy County warrant charging her with contempt of court. She was released on promise to appear.
On May 25, a car driven by Shirley Jones, age 56, of Reinbeck, was exiting a parking spot in a parking lot in Reinbeck when it collided with a car driven by Timothy Miltenberger, age 48, of Reinbeck, which was entering the lot. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Jones car was estimated at $1,000 while the Miltenberger car received an estimated $800 in damage.
On May 19, a vehicle driven by Mason Syhlman, age 21, of Dike, was eastbound on 160th Street east of T-47 when it went out of control, entered the north ditch and rolled before coming to rest on its side. No injuries were reported. Syhlman was cited for failure to maintain control. Damage to the Syhlman vehicle was estimated at $3,500.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Sunday, Tyler Welsh, 206 Palmer St., reported the theft of a skateboard while at 811 S. Sixth St. Estimated value of loss was $175.
On Tuesday, LaShawn D. Scates, 9 E. Grant St. Apt. #2, was cited for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana.
On Tuesday, Jessie James Harmon III, 302 S. Second Ave. Apt. #2, was arrested for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana.
On Tuesday, Christopher James Proffitt, 208 1/2 E. Church St., was arrested for possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Tuesday, Kevin Douglas Young, 9 E. Grant St. Apt. #1, was arrested for gatherings where controlled substance unlawfully used and possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth-enhanced.
On Tuesday, Paul James Hopkins, 924 N. Fifth Ave.., was arrested for driving while barred.