Man wanted on warrant found with drugs
A local man wanted on warrant for parole violation was found with drugs lurking in an alleyway.
Todd Patrick Lynch, 44, was arrested at 8:10 p.m. Tuesday , on the 200 block of Third Avenue, after officers patrolling recognized him standing in an alleyway.
As officers searched him they found a baggy with a small amount of methamphetamine in it, two baggies with a little more than a gram of marijuana, a spoon with residue on it and an unpacked syringe.
Lynch was arrested and taken to jail.
Marshall County Courthouse
Brynn Michelle Price, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving while barred charge, a operation without registration charge, a no insurance charge and a failure to transfer title charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 22. Price was released on her own recognizance.
Michelle Diehm, 409 E. State St., made an initial appearance on a rabies vaccination violation for a cat charge and a rabies vaccination violation for a dog charge. She pleaded guilty to both charges and was fined $50 with a $17.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $127.50 on each charge. The court allowed for monthly installment payments of $50 beginning Nov. 1 until the debts are paid in full.
Oscar Garcia, 410 Fremont St., made an initial appearance on a possession of marijuana charge, a harassment of a public official charge and a possession of drug paraphernalia charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 22. Bond will continue as posted. The court ordered that Garcia obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days of today's date.
Lara Gale Stauffer, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving on the wrong side of a highway charge. She 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 of $50 beginning Nov. 1 until the debt is paid in full.
A female juvenile from Marshalltown made an initial appearance on a curfew violation charge. She 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 of $50 beginning Nov. 1 until the debt is paid in full or in lieu of the fine and surcharge she may do 19 hours of community service plus pay the court costs to be completed by Feb. 15, 2014.
Mindy Lynn Reed, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a willful injury charge and a aggravated domestic assault charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 14. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only. The court ordered that if she owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Reed is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff's Office within 24 hours to make arrangements to surrender them. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.
Roger Ketchum, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a operation without consent charge. He will hire his own counsel. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 14. Bond is set at $2,000 cash or surety.
Robert Sanders, address unknown, made a initial appearance on a pre-trial violation charge. The public defender's office will continue as counsel. Sanders next court date is a sentencing hearing on a theft-third degree charge at 10 a.m. on Oct. 9. Bond is set at $2,000 cash only.
Jeff Ray Flowers, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a warrant for failure to appear at a pre-trial conference. Attorney Jennifer Meyers will continue as counsel. The pre-trial conference is rescheduled for 9 a.m. on Oct. 22 in Magistrate Court. Bond is set at $300 cash or surety.
Leonidas Michael Psomas Jr., of Newton, made an initial appearance on a warrant for failure to appear for a plea hearing on a theft-fourth degree charge. Norma Meade will continue as counsel. The plea hearing is rescheduled for 12 p.m. on Oct. 7. Bond is set at $1,000 cash.
Jeremy Alan Gartin, 502 N. Fourth Ave., made an initial appearance on two counts of probation violation. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The probation revocation hearing will be scheduled by the District Court as its docket permits. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.
Zeno Inc. to Terrell and Janice Kluck, 603 Jerome St.
Robert and Joy Thomae to Adam and Katie Brinker, 307 Farvue Ave., Rhodes
Cathrine Lake to Corin Juehring, 909 S. Second Ave.
IRA Services Trust Company Custodian FBO Sarah Benson IRA on contract to DMK Real Estate Services LLC, 205 N. 15th St.
OHP 49LC to Catherine Gooding, 812 N. Fifth Ave.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary to Zachary Wahl, 2460 Malta Way
Joseph and Suellen Malloy to Charlene Reith, 2404 Eagle Ridge Drive
Farrell Properties Inc. to V & C Investments LC, 805 Third Ave. SW, State Center
Janice More Revocable Trust, Janice More Trustee to Janice More Revocable Trust, Janice More Trustee, 703 Grandview Drive
Colene Gercian to Sam and Samantha Zoske, 1911 Knollwood Drive.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Monday, a pickup driven by Darold Eugene Loss, of Liscomb, was southbound in the 800 block of South Third Avenue attempting to brake for a red light when the driver heard a loud "pop" in the front end of his pickup at which time the brakes went limp and it entered the intersection colliding with the front quarter panel of a pickup driven by Joaquin Ortiz-Torrez, 504 N. 15th Ave., which was turning from East Anson Street onto South Third Avenue. No injuries were reported. Damage to both vehicles was estimated at $2,000 each.
On Saturday, car driven by Judith Elaine Hemphill, 1410 S. Second St., had turned from South Center Street into a walkway thinking it to be an alley between Pentz Appliance and Main Street Dance Academy where it struck an air conditioning unit owned by Main Street Academy moving it three feet and then continued on until it stopped by a stairwell pinning the car in the alley. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Hemphill car was estimated at $5,000 while the air conditioning unit received an estimated $600 in damage.
On Sunday, a car driven by Andrew John Ziemke, 1011 Broadmore Drive, was eastbound on Southridge Road when it went through a stop sign at the intersection with Governor Road crossing the T-intersection and striking the embankment on the east side of Governor Road and then coming to rest when it struck a tree. No injuries were reported. Ziemke was cited for failure to obey a stop or yield sign. Damage to the Ziemke car was estimated at $5,000.
On Wednesday, a vehicle driven by Jesse Scott Adkins, 207 E. High St., was southbound on in the inside lane of North Third Avenue when it attempted a lane change and sideswiped a car driven by Teandra Lynn Hausafus, of Liscomb, which was traveling south in the outside lane on North Third Avenue. No injuries were reported. Adkins was cited for unsafe turn or failure to give signal. Damage to the Adkins vehicle was estimated at $300 while the Hausafus car received an estimated $2,000 in damage.
On Monday, a car driven by Ruth Ethel Jackson, 104 E. Olive St. Apt. B, was northbound on South Center Street approaching the intersection with Main Street when a medical condition caused it to collide with the rear of a vehicle driven by Jake Mitchell Childers, 428 Union St., which was stopped at the stop sign. An ambulance was dispatched to evaluate the condition of Jackson and it was determined she had a medical issue, but she was not transported. Damage to the Jackson car was estimated at $2,000 while the Childers vehicle received an estimated $500 in damage.
On Sept. 25, a bicycle ridden by a 10-year-old female from Marshalltown was headed down a steep driveway when it went out of control and struck a vehicle owned by Julia Russell, 2106 Bittersweet Road. The 10-year-old was injured. Damage to the bicycle was estimated at $50 while the Russell vehicle received an estimated $1,800 in damage.
On Sept. 25, a car driven by Raymond Donald Hodges, 1709 Olson Way, was backing into a parking spot in the 10 block of West Main Street when the driver's foot slipped from the brake to the accelerator and it struck a legally parked car owned by Roxane Janette Shanks, 410 New Salem Road. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Hodges car was estimated at $750 while the Shanks car received an estimated $3,000 in damage.
On Tuesday, Tina Ohnesorge, 3302 S. 12th St. Lot #107, reported the theft of a Singer 1965 sewing machine. Estimated value of loss was $100.
On Tuesday, an employee with The Stained Glass Shop, of Des Moines, reported damage to the door handle on the passenger side sliding door of a Mercedes Sprinter van while parked at 10 N. Second Ave. Estimated value of damage was $100.
On Tuesday, Babs Johnson, 113 N. First St., reported damage to the front and rear windshields on a 2008 Suzuki Reno while parked at 402 E. Boone St. Estimated value of damage was $500.
On Saturday, Breauna Williams, of Clutier, reported the theft of a black dress jacket, a Samsung cell phone, a wallet, cash and flip flops while at 21 N. Center St. Apt. #4. Estimated value of loss was $405.
On Tuesday, Randy Johnson, 401 S. Fourth St., reported the theft of an Acer A500 tablet, a Marlboro sign, seven collectable knives, two blow dart guns, an electric scale, a jeweler's loop, assorted jewelry, a Merlite ring, a ring with a pink zircon and 20 GUM Inc. trading cards from his residence. Estimated value of loss was $1,435.
On Tuesday, Chad Alan Hatch, 511 E. Church St. Apt. #5, was arrested for bicycle license required penalties, throwing missiles, possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-first offense-marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Tuesday, Jeremy Alan Gartin, 502 N. Fourth Ave., was arrested for carrying weapons.
On Tuesday, Maurice Lamont Turner, 805 E. State St., was arrested for felony domestic assault, spitting in a police vehicle and child endangerment.
On Saturday, Byron Lloyd Barker, of Fayetteville, N.C., was arrested for operating while intoxicated.
On Wednesday, Mindy Lynn Reed, 401 N. 14th Ave., was arrested for aggravated domestic assault and willful injury.
On Tuesday, Todd Patrick Lynch, Homeless, was arrested for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana, possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth and possession of drug paraphernalia.