Marshalltown Police Department
On Monday, Hannah Dolezal, 109 N. 16th St., reported slash damage to the soft convertible top on a vehicle while parked at 308 S. 12th St., and the theft of a purse. Estimated value of loss was $1,050.
On Monday, Dion David Perry 12 S. Seventh St., reported damage to a lock on a storage room at Park Elm Apartments, 503 N. Third St., and the theft of a safe and a Soleus 1500 BTU air conditioner. Estimated value of loss was $410.
On Sunday, Frank Davenport, 619 W. Nevada St., reported damage to the door around the lock area of Unit #70 at storage facilities at 301 W. High St., and the theft of lawn chairs, a Surger sewing machine and cut glass items. Estimated value of loss was $1,300.
On July 3, Johnathon Davis, 5 E. Grant St., reported hit-and-run damage to the driver side rear quarter panel on a Chevy Impala while parked at his residence and the theft of 50 hydrocodone pills. Estimated value of loss was $810.
On Monday, Molly June Gummert, 306 Bromley St. Apt. #2, was arrested for theft-third degree.
On Monday, Donald Jon Crawford, homeless, was arrested for operating while intoxicated-first offense.
On Monday, Mario Alberto Gonzalez, 105 S. Seventh Ave., was arrested for willful injury, going armed with intent, aggravated domestic assault and violation of a no-contact order-contempt of court.
On July 4, Roberto Javier Bermudez, 1302 E. Madison St., was arrested for serious domestic assault.
On Sunday, a vehicle driven by Tyler Ray Ozono, 1504 Greenfield Drive, was exiting a parking spot at Swift's when it collided with a truck driven by James Lee Gavagan, 1509 Marion St. Apt. D2, which was traveling through the lot. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Ozono vehicle was estimated at $6,000 while the Gavagan truck received an estimated $100 in damage.
On Sunday, a pickup driven by Jesus Covarruvias-Escamill, of Houston, Texas, was exiting a parking spot in the Saloon Diana parking lot when it began driving recklessly and struck a legally parked vehicle and then a building owned by Rigo Lopez, of Ankeny. Covarruvias-Escamill was transported to Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center with possible injuries. Damage to both vehicles was estimated at $3,000 each while the Lopez building received an estimated $4,000 in damage.
Marshall County Courthouse
Travis Hassen, 305 N. Seventh St., made an initial appearance on a barking dog charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $100 with a $35 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $195. The court allowed for monthly installment payments beginning Aug. 9 until the debt is paid.
Jennifer Halverson, of Grinnell, made an initial appearance on a theft-fifth degree charge. She 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 plus restitution if applicable. The court allowed for monthly installment payments of $50 beginning Aug. 9 until the debt is paid.
Trisha Dawn Luthro, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a public intoxication charge. She pleaded not guilty and a trial date was set for 10 a.m. Aug. 15. Attorney Kevin O'Hare was appointed to represent her in this case before the court.
Michael James Grandstaff, 705 Union St., made an initial appearance on a possession of contraband charge, a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth charge, a possession of drug paraphernalia charge and a failure to appear for a pre-sentencing interview charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his possession charges. The preliminary hearing on the possession charges was set for 1 p.m. July 22. Bond on these charges is set at $5,000 cash only. Scott Hunter will continue representation on the failure to appear for the PSI charge. The sentencing hearing is set for 10 a.m. Aug. 26. No bond was allowed in this case. The court ordered that should Grandstaff be released, he is to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days of that release.
Daniel Knapp, address unknown, made an initial appearance on warrants for a failure to appear for contempt hearing charge and a failure to appear for a PSI charge. Norma Meade will continue representation on the contempt charge and the contempt hearing is rescheduled for 9 a.m. July 18. Scott Hunter is continuing representation on the PSI charge and the sentencing hearing is rescheduled for 10 a.m. Aug. 19. Bond on the contempt hearing is set at $500 cash and on the PSI hearing $5,000 cash only.
Steven Ralls, 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. July 29. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.
Mark Sanders Jr., made an initial appearance on a domestic assault charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge, a $10 domestic violence coalition surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $157.75. He was given a 48 hour jail sentence with credit for time served to be completed by Nov. 15. Sanders was ordered to attend the batterer's education program, to contact the program coordinator within seven days from today's date to sign up for the program and have the program completed by March 31, 2014. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.
Garrett C. Haney, 1401 S. Center St., made an initial appearance on a serious domestic assault charge and a interference with official acts charge. Haney will hire Kevin O'Hare to represent him in this matter before the court. The preliminary hearing was waived. Haney was released on his own recognizance. The court ordered that if he possessed or owned any firearms or ammunition, Haney is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff's Office within 24 hours and make arrangements to surrender them. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.
Mark Dana Creekmur, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated-second offense charge, a no insurance charge, a careless driving charge and a open container charge. He will hire his own attorney. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. July 30. Creekmur was released on his own recognizance. The court ordered him to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days of today's date.