Jason and Andrea Faas, of Lincoln, Neb., are parents of a son, Simon Vincent Faas, born 10:50 p.m. on the Sept. 25, weighing 8 pounds, 2 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches in length. Simon is welcomed home by big sister, Penelope, age 2.5. Grandparents are Greg and Jan Cade, of Omaha, Neb., and Wayne and Sue Faas, of Marshalltown. Great-grandparent is Ruth Newel, of Grimes.
Katie Baker and Ryan Biensen, of Marshalltown, are the parents of a daughter, Elizabeth Jane Biensen, born at 1:20 p.m. on Oct. 5 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center. Grandparents are Chester Kempf, Robin Harris and Kelly and Nina Biensen. Great grandparents are Jerrie Southard and Butch Buchanan.
Marshall County Courthouse
Bradd Quigley, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a material witness charge. The judge excused himself due to a conflict of interest and rescheduled Quigley's initial appearance at 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 14.
Mariah Suzanne Tufte, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a warrant for probation violation. Due to a conflict of interest, the judge excused himself and rescheduled the initial appearance at 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 14. Bond will remain at $2,000 cash or surety.
Guadalupe Pesina, 405 Plaza Heights Road Apt. D, made an initial appearance on a driving while revoked charge and a no insurance charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Oct. 31. Pesina was released on his own recognizance.
Angelina Mendoza Nava, 1106 May St., made an initial appearance on a driving while license is denied, cancelled, revoked or suspended charge. She pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on Nov. 19 in Magistrate Court.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Wednesday, Guadalupe Pesina, 405 Plaza Heights Road Apt. A, was cited for driving while revoked.
On Tuesday, a male juvenile from Marshalltown was cited for shoplifting from K-Mart.
On Wednesday, Bryan Vazquez, 1512 Fremont St., was arrested for operating while intoxicated-first offense.
On Tuesday, Sadie Ellen Wagner, 533 N. Third St. Apt. H, was arrested for writing bad checks.
On Thursday, Douglas Edward Cadotte, of Tama, was arrested for operating while intoxicated-second offense, eluding and huffing.
On Thursday, Cassandra Holden, 1703 Edgebrook Dr. Apt. E3, reported damage to the rear windshield on a 2003 Cadillac Escalade while parked at her residence. Estimated value of damage was $300.
On Thursday, Barbara Ann Green, 407 Eastview Road, reported a fraudulent scam resulting in a loss of money in the amount of $307.
On Wednesday, Victoria Ann Wilson, 2144D Marsh Ave., reported hit and run damage to the rear hatch and bumper on a 2005 Ford Focus while parked at 11 N. First Ave. Estimated value of damage was $1,000.
On Wednesday, Ezequiel Reyes, 209 N. Eighth Ave., reported the theft of a Kinc bicycle from his residence. Estimated value of loss was $350.
On Monday, Don Elvin Steen. 903 N. Fifth Ave., reported the theft of a Rossi single barrel rifle. Estimated value of loss was $200.
On Thursday, a vehicle driven by Jamie Kae Welsh, of Dysart, was northbound on South Center Street in the outside lane when the driver looked away from the traffic and collided with the rear of a car driven by Rafael Adame-Rangel, 14 N. 12th Ave., which was also traveling north in the outside lane. Passenger Patricia Saldana-Rodriquez, 14 N. 12th Ave., was possibly injured, but repeatedly refused treatment. Welsh was cited for failure to stop within an assured, safe distance and Adame-Rangel was cited for failure to have a valid driver's license and no insurance. Damage to the Welsh vehicle was estimated at $100 while the Adame-Rangel car received an estimated $1,200 in damage.
On Thursday, a car driven by Austin Leo Bollas, 306 Plaza Heights Road, was northbound on 18th Avenue when it collided with the rear of a semi driven by Dana Matthew Leach, of Unionville, Mo., which was stopped at the intersection with East Main Street Road preparing to turn west onto East Main Street. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Bollas car was estimated at $3,000.
Marshalltown Fire Department
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to an unauthorized burning at 710 E. Main St., a building fire at 106 S. Fifth St., an assist to police or other governmental agency on North Second Street and eight medical assists with the EMS crew to: 114 Harmony Drive, 610 Woodbury St., 2106 Maple Blvd., 2802 S. Center St., 5 E. Anson St., 1307 Larkfield Court, 1211 W. State St., and 1600 S. Second Ave.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a lightning strike-no fire at 305 S. Fifth St., an alarm system activation-no fire-unintentional at 608 E. Olive St., a fire at 505 W. Boone St., and two medical assists with the EMS crew to 606 Fremont St., and 1805 Summit St.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to an outside rubbish fire at 108 S. Third St., and a medical assist with the EMS crew to 402 E. Boone St.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a dispatched-cancelled en route to 110 College Drive, a good intent call to 2500 S. Center St., and four medical assists with the EMS crew to: 1201 W. Iowa Ave., 719 N. Fourth Ave., 408 E. State St., and 1600 S. Center St.
The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a false alarm or false call to 1301 Summit St., a construction or demolition landfill fire at 2001 E. Church St., a building fire at 519 N. Center St., and six medical assists with the EMS crew to: 408 N. First St., 3202 S. 12th St., 602 W. Iowa Ave., 107 N. 12th St., 7 N. 17th St., and 109 N. Seventh St.