News and Press Releases

NOTICE:

A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is

presumed innocent until proven guilty.


 

 


 


 

On 1/17/17 the BCSO arrested Matthew Steere, age 44, of Waverly for driving while license revoked.

 

On 1/17/17 the BCSO took Deidre Lee, 29, of Maquoketa, into custody at the Jackson County Sheriff's Office for a failure to appear warrant.  The original charge was possession of a controlled substance and possession of prescription drugs.

 

On 1/15/17 the BCSO arrested Anthony Bowser, age 37, of Janesville on a warrant for failure to appear. 

Bowser was transported to the Bremer County Jail where he was released on bond.

 

On 1/15/17 Bremer County Deputies arrested Christopher Edward Peyton, 40, of Fairbank on an arrest warrant out of Black Hawk County.  The warrant is for failure to appear for an arraignment hearing for the original charge of Driving While License Suspended.  His bail is set in the amount of $1000.

 

On 1/15/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Heather Leutzinger for second offense operating while intoxicated.

 

On 1/14/17 Bremer County Deputies took a report of a burglary at 1605 Tahoe Ave.  The incidnet is still under investigation.

 

On 1/14/17 at approx. 1519 hours Bremer County Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 2400 Blk of HWY 63.  Brandon Apeland, 29, of Raliegh, North Carolina was subsequently arrested for POssession of Marijuana 2nd Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

On 1/13/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Robert Hampton, 42, of Janesville, for second offense possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

 

On 1/12/17 the BCSO arrested Mindy Jo Riley on an outstanding Bremer County mittimus warrant.

 

On 1/12/17the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Penni Hersh, 20, of Cedar Falls, for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

On 1/12/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Rocio Govea-Becerra, 19, of Cedar Falls, for operating while intoxicated, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

On 1/11/17 Bremer County Deputies took Travis Thompson, 42, of Cedar Falls into custody on two active warrants out of Bremer County.  Thompson's bond was set at $10,000.

 

On 1/9/17 Bremer County Deputies took Mackenzie Vasquez-Hoyle, 23, into custody on an active Linn County Warrant.

 

On 1/5/17 the BCSO arrested Matthew Bailey Boehmler, 23, of Cedar Falls, on an active Bremer County Warrant for Failure to Appear on the original charge of Driving While Revoked.

 

On 1/5/17 Bremer County Deputies took a report of theft in the 2400 blk of 260th St.  The incident is still under investigation.

 

On 1/3/17 Russell Novak, 33, of Tripoli was involved in a single vehicle rollover accident.  Novak was then charged with OWI 1st  Offense.

 

On 12/31/16, the BCSO received a call from the Butler County Sheriff's Office of a possible drunk driver leaving Shell Rock and heading to Bremer County.  Investigation led to the arrest of Danielle Lynn Norton, age 38, of rural Waverly, Iowa for OWI 1st Offense, a serious misdemeanor, and child endangerment, and aggravated misdemeanor.

 

On 12/30/16 the BCSO arrested Andrew Robert Shadow, 30, of Waterloo, for Driving While Barred.

 

On 12/28/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Bobby Littrell Jr., 39, of Des Moines, for an arrest warrant.   The warrant is for willful injury with bail set in the amount of $5000.

 

On 12/26/16 the Cedar Falls Police Department took custody of Shane Edward Hillman.  Hillman was turned over to the BCSO on an active Bremer County warrant for Failure to Appear to answer Contempt of Court charges on the original charge of Theft 2nd.  Hillman was taken to the Bremer County Jail, wherehe was held on a $3000 cash bond.

 

On 12/24/16 the BCSO arrested Isaiah Michael Hunemuller of Readlyn for First Offense OWI.

 

On 12/23/16 Bremer County Deputies initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle at HWY 218 and North Maple St.  Dylan Meister, 19, of Tripoli was the passenger in this vehicle.  Meister was placed under arrest for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

On 12/22/16 at approx. 2:09 PM the BCSO responded to a rural Readlyn address for a deceased male.

 

On 12/22/16 the BCSO arrested Wyatt James Whipp, age 21, of Kingsley, Iowa on an outstanding arrest warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance-Marijuana.  Whipp is currently being held on $750 bond in the Bremer County Jail pending appearance with Magistrate.

 

On 12/21/16 the BCSO arrested Rachel Katherine Kroells of Cedar Falls on a warrant for Probation Violation.

 

On 12/19/16 the Bremer County Sheriff's Office arrested Sommer Marie Gates, of Evansdale on a warrant for probation violation.

 

On 12/15/16 the BCSO arrested Rachel Ann Hawbaker, of Tripoli for Second Offense OWI and Interference with Official Acts.

 

On 12/11/16 the BCSO responded to a report of harassment in Plainfield.

 

The BCSO referred a 16 y/o male from Tripoli to Juvenile Court for possession of prescription drugs.

 

On 12/9/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Roger Lee King Jr., 44 of Council Bluffs on an arrest warrant to serve 10 days in jail for the original charge of Driving While License Barred.

 

On 12/8/16 Bremer County Deputies took a report of theft in the 2000 blk of 220th Street.

 

On 12/8/16 the BCSO served a probation violation warrant on Jason Clewell at the Bremer County Jail.

 

On 12/8/16 at approx. 2:24 PM the BCSO took Kimberly Banister of Plainfield into custody for operating a motor vehicle without owner's consent.

 

On 12/6/16 Bremer County Deputies received a complaint of a Money Gram scam.  The investigation is still ongoing.

 

On 12/3/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Keenan Lenell Coleman, 27, of Waterloo on an arrest warrant for violation of a no contact order with bail set in the amount of $1000.

 

On 12/2/16 Bremer County Deputies took a report of trespassing in the 100 blk of Locust Street, near Waverly.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

News and Press Releases

NOTICE:

A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is

presumed innocent until proven guilty.





ON 6/12/19 JONI GREEN, 54, OF SUMNER WAS CHARGED WITH OWI 2ND OFFENSE AND DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED.


ON 06/08/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED LUCAS NOLTE AGE 25 OF JANESVILLE FOR OWI 3RD OFFENSE AFTER HIS VEHICLE WAS STOPPED FOR SPEEDING ON HJWY 218. NOLTE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON $5000 BOND.


ON 06/08/19 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO A REQUEST FOR A WELFARE CHECK ON AN INDIVIDUAL IN TRIPOLI. FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, NOAH LOUIS SOLAN SPOONER, 22, OF TRIPOLI, WAS CHARGED WITH DOMESTIC ASSAULT CAUSING INJURY.


ON 05/26/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JESSICA KINDSCHI AGE 21 OF EVANSDALE FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE AFTER HER VEHICLE WAS STOPPED IN THE 2300 BLK OF HWY 218.


ON 6/5/19 DYLAN SCOTT JACOBS, 20, OF CLARKSVILLE WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ELUDING. JACOBS WAS ALSO ISSUED TRAFFIC CITATIONS FOR 127MPH IN A 55 MPH ZONE, 106 MPH IN A 65 MPH ZONE, FAILURE TO OBEY TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE AND VIOLATION OF CONDITIONS OF RESTRICTED LICENSE.


ON 06/02/2019, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED ON HWY 218. INVESTIGATION ON SCENE LED TO THE ARREST OF JAMES HOWARD MORRISON, AGE 36, OF CALONA, ILLINOIS ON AN OUTSTANDING ARREST WARRANT OUT OF MUSCATINE COUNTY FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR. ORIGINAL CHARGE WAS POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (MARIJUANA). MORRISON WAS TAKEN TO THE BWLEC AND BOOKED INTO JAIL PENDING PICK UP BY MUSCATINE COUNTY.


ON 06/01/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF DOUGLAS BOLEJACK, 54, OF WEST UNION, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 05/26/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JESSICA KINDSCHI AGE 21 OF EVANSDALE FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE AFTER HER VEHICLE WAS STOPPED IN THE 2300 BLK OF HWY 218.


ON 05/24/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JOSHUA GRUBER AGE 44 OF DENVER FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE AFTER HIS VEHICLE WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION AT HWY 218 AND CEDAR DR.


ON 05/23/19 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO THE REPORT OF A VEHICLE IN THE DITCH IN THE 2100 BLOCK OF BUTLER AVENUE. FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, DYLAN THOR WRAGE, 29, OF WAVERLY, WAS CHARGED WITH OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED 2ND OFFENSE.


ON 05/19/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE CAME INTO CONTACT WITH A SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT WALKING. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF SCOTT SMELTSER, 42, OF DENVER, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 05/18/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED AN ARREST WARRANT ON BRIAN LELAND THOMPSON FOR VIOLATION OF PROTECTIVE ORDER.


ON 5/11/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED NICHOLAS ANDREW EMBRING OF WAVERLY ON A WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR.


ON 5/10/19 A WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION WAS ISSUED FOR BRANDON PESHEL, 35, OF WAVERLY. PESHEL WAS CURRENTLY INCARCERATED IN THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL BEING HELD ON OTHER CHARGES.


ON 05/04/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF JOSHUA EVERETT, 27, OF TRIPOLI, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 05/03/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED SHANAVIA MONIQUE HUGHES, 35, OF WATERLOO, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY MITTIMUS WARRANT. HUGHES TURNED HERSELF IN AT THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE SHE WAS HELD TO SERVE A 25-DAY SENTENCE.