Man on warrant found in stolen car
A local man on warrant was arrested after he was found in a car that was reported stolen.
Eduardo Luis Soto, 23, was arrested Saturday after police picked him up on the 300 block of Riverside Street around 7 p.m.
Soto was wanted on a warrant for a Sept. 28 incident in which he allegedly assaulted a woman.
According to police he had allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend's house last month, punched her and another male in front of a 2 year old and then prevented her from calling police.
Saturday, Soto was found in a blue Dodge Dakota pickup truck that was reported stolen. Soto and Michael Martinez, 27, an acquaintance with him, are charged with second-degree theft.
Soto is also charged with driving under suspension, first-degree burglary, serious domestic assault, child endangerment without injury and obstruction of emergency communications.
Grundy County Sheriff's Office
On Sept. 21, a Jeep driven by James Fettkether, age 41, of Cedar Falls, was southbound on V Avenue approaching 160th Street when the driver failed to stop at the stop sign and it entered the south ditch where it struck the culvert causing it to roll several times before coming to a stop on the passenger side. No injuries were reported. Fettkether was cited for failure to stop at a stop sign. Damage to the Fettkether Jeep was $2,000. The accident remains under investigation.
On Sept. 21, a car driven by Amy Maxson, age 41, of Waterloo, was southbound on Grundy Road south of Highway 20 when it went out of control on the gravel, entered the east ditch, hit an field drive and rolled the vehicle into a corn field. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Maxson car was estimated at $4,000.
On Sept. 16, a car driven by a 17-year-old male juvenile from New Hartford was eastbound on Elder Street in Dike when it pulled out from a stop sign and collided with a vehicle driven by Debra Redix, age 35, of Dike, which was traveling north on Main Street. No injuries were reported. The 17-year-old was cited for failure to yield right of way. Redix was cited for no driver's license and no insurance. Damage to the New Hartford car was estimated at $1,500 while the Redix vehicle received an estimated $3,500 in damage.
On Sept. 15, a vehicle driven by Thomas Nedved, age 58, of Eldora, was westbound on Highway 175 west of T-29 when it struck a deer that entered the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Nedved vehicle was estimated at $15,000.
Marshall County Courthouse
Eduardo Luis Soto, 112 N. 14th St., made an initial appearance on a burglary-first degree charge, a child endangerment without injury charge, a simple domestic assault enhanced to a serious domestic assault charge and a obstruction of emergency communications charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 18. The court ordered that if he owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Soto is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff's Office within 24 hours to make arrangements to surrender them. Bond is set at $25,000 cash only. No-contact orders were issued for the protected parties.
Karen Michelle Sanford, of Gladbrook, made an initial appearance on a criminal mischief-fifth degree charge, a theft-fifth degree charge, a operation without registration charge, a no insurance charge and a driving under suspension charge. She pleaded not guilty to the criminal mischief, theft-fifth degree, operation without registration and no insurance charges. The court appointed Amy Marquess as counsel for the theft-fifth degree charge. A pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on Nov. 5 in Magistrate Court. On the driving under suspension charge, she pleaded guilty and was fined $250 with a $87.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $397.50. The court allowed for monthly installment payments of $50 beginning Nov. 6 until the debt is paid in full. Sanford was released on her own recognizance.
Salvador Cruz Jr., 110A N. First Ave. Apt. #3, made an initial appearance on a bond revocation in a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance case. The public defender's office will remain as counsel. The preliminary hearing is rescheduled for 1 p.m. on Oct. 18. Bond is set at $2,000 cash only.
Tanner Joe Halverson, 107 W. Nevada St., made an initial appearance on a theft-fifth degree charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge, $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 Nov. 6 until the debt is paid in full.
Mariah S. Tufte, 308 Plaza Heights Road Apt. #4, made an initial appearance on a criminal mischief-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 Nov. 6 or in lieu of the fine and surcharge she may do 12 hours of community service plus pay the law enforcement initiative surcharge, court costs and any restitution to be completed by Feb. 15, 2014.
Mindy Lynn Reed, 401 N. 14th Ave., made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The court appointed Jennie Wilson-Moore as counsel. The probation revocation hearing is set for 3 p.m. on Oct. 16. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.
Misty Brager to Vern Jefferson
Carol Krantman to John Winters
Ryan Catron to Tiffany Clingerman
Alexander Abbe to Laura Fisher
Desiree Perry to Alexander Craig
Tyler Muller to Candace Steen
Shellain Owens to Cody Ostroski
Jesus Rodriguez-Alcocer to Anita Medina-Cisneros
Mark and Christy Gummert to Michael Judge and Lauri Kleinman, 12 N. Seventh St.
Steven Good to Piping Engineering LLC, 307 S. Second Ave.
Charles Jansen to Charles Jansen and Leanne Pfantz, 407 First Ave. N, State Center
The Sheriff of Marshall County to Wells Fargo Bank, 209 N. Fourth St.
Wells Fargo Bank to Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, 209 N. Fourth St.
Bonnie Trowbridge to Levi Henze, 127 Washington St., Rhodes
Jodi Wignall to Robert Wignall Jr., 418 N. Newton St., Rhodes
Jeff and Laura Rasmussen on contract to Brandy Stidham, 1955 Vine Ave.
Curtis Sylvester and Juliann Heil Johnson to Linda Moore, 107 and 301 McIlrath St., Laurel
Jerrod and Michelle Leffler to Jerrod and Michelle Leffler, 803 Kester Road
Secretary of Housing & Urban Development to Julio Gonzalez-Magana, 211 Pine St.
Bluffwood Partners LLC on contract to Mary Caraballo, 304 N. First St.
Phillip and Karri Henning on contract to K & K Preferred Properties LLC, 2110 S. Center St.
Blanca Sanchez and Iracema Soberanis Radilla to Jose De Jesus Sanchez and Iracema Soberanis Radilla, 106 W. Nevada St.
Adam and Jamie Miller to Jennifer English, 1904 S. Fifth Ave.
David and Nancy Wilson to Robert and Shelley Backes, 101 Byron St., and 111 N. First Ave.
Philip and Joyce Ruopp on contract to Douglas Ruopp, 2582A & B Taylor Ave.
JBI Cooperative Association on contract to Damian Martinez, 205 N. 15th St.
The Sheriff of Marshall County to Nationstar Mortgage LLC, 307 S. 15th Ave.
The Estate of Floyd Runner to Darrell Bartlett, 203 Toedt St., Laurel
The Estate of Gary Muller Sr. to Brenda Muller, 1604 W. Church St.
The Estate of Margaret Howard to Kathryn Rand, 2158 Main St. Road
Kathryn and Wayne Rand to Wayne Rand, 2158 Main St. Road
Heidi Cessford Revocable Trust, Heidi Cessford Krabbe, Trustee to Becky Deimerly, 803 Joan Terrace
The Sheriff of Marshall County to Wells Fargo Bank, 2448 Jefferson Drive
Michael Krosch to Kyle Carpenter and Kelci Maddick, 2450 Coppock Park Road
Acacia NCM LLC to Lori Tuttle, 209 Third St. NE, State Center
The Estate of Arthur Williams to Donna Williams, 1408 S. Second St.
Marlene and Dennis Reece to Donna Williams, 1408 S. Second St.
Heriberto and Silvia Rodriguez on contract to Christian Perez Sanchez, Miriam Del Rosio Perez Sanchez, Marcos Perez and Ma De Jesus Sanchez, 109 S. Fifth St.
TL Crane Construction Inc. to Josue Alvarez, 304 Jerome St.
Wesley and Heidi Hala to Shawn Bryant, 402 Main St., St. Anthony
Erin Taft NKA Erin Affeldt to Chad and Erin Affeldt, 302 Main St., Clemons
Vernon Davis Trust, Norma Davis Trustee to Norma Davis Trust, 1001 S. 11th Ave.
Sally Robertson to Sally Robertson Revocable Trust, Sally Robertson, Trustee, 406 Orchard Drive
Karen Streeter to Jonathan Thompson, 106 E. Dawn St., Le Grand
Marshall County Sheriff's Office
On Saturday, Craig Eric Henze, of Albion, reported the theft of a 2001 Dodge Dakota pickup from ann open shed at his residence. Estimated value of loss was $5,000.
On Friday, Rebecca Sue Mulinix, of Liscomb, reported the theft of an external power meter and two light bulbs from 106 Main St., Liscomb. Estimated value of loss was $160.
On Friday, Mindy Lynn Reed, 401 N. 14th Ave., was arrested on a warrant for probation violation.
On Thursday, Vicki Sue Clark, of Grundy Center, was arrested for two counts of prohibited acts of a Schedule I, II or III controlled substance and theft-fifth degree.
On Thursday, Jeffrey Ray Flowers, of Garwin, was arrested for failure to appear on a trespass charge and failure to appear on a theft-fifth degree charge.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Monday, Lisa Marie Nauman, 1113 W. Church St., was cited for theft-fourth degree.
On Sunday, Victor Manuel Cisneros-Bravo, 530 N. First St. Apt. #1, was cited for operating while intoxicated.
On Monday, Mariah Suzanne Tufte, 2009 S. Center St. #118, was arrested for criminal mischief-fifth degree.
On Sunday, a minivan driven by Victor Cisneros-Bravo, 530 N. First St. Apt. #1, was northbound on First Street when it veered off to the right and struck a tree and continued north on First for approximately 75 yards before coming to a stop. No injuries were reported. Cisneros-Bravo was cited for failure to maintain control. Damage to the Cisneros-Bravo minivan was estimated at $5,000 while the tree received an estimated $200 in damage.
On Sunday, Oct. 6, a car driven by Steven Douglas Waldo, of Eldora, was exiting a parking spot at America's Best Value Inn, 18 E. Berle Road, when it collided with a legally parked pickup and left the scene. No injuries were reported. Waldo was cited for striking unattended vehicle and improper rear lamp. Damage to the Waldo car was estimated at $1,000 while the legally parked pickup received an estimated $1,500 in damage.