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 07/06/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED DAWN ELIZABETH RHOADS, 27, OF OTTUMWA, FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION.


ON 07/04/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KACIE KOLBE AGE 30 OF ARLINGTON, TENNESSEE FOR OWI 3RD OFFENSE AFTER HER VEHICLE WAS STOPPED FOR SPEEDING IN THE 2100 BLK OF HWY 3. KOLBE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE SHE WAS HELD ON BOND.


ON 7/2/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED THOMAS LAVELLE PREYEAR, 53, OF IOWA CITY ON AN ACTIVE MITTIMUS WARRANT TO SERVED 20 DAYS IN THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL. PREYEAR WAS TRANSPORTED BACK TO BREMER COUNTY FROM THE JOHNSON COUNTY JAIL.


ON 7/2/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED DAVID ARMSTEAD JR., 51, OF CHARLES CITY ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED. BAIL IS SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $750.


ON 6/29/19 TIMOTHY RAGSDALE, 52 OF SUMNER, WAS CHARGED WITH OWI 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 06/29/2019, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A VEHICLE DRIVING ALL OVER THE ROADWAY AND ALMOST GOING IN THE DITCH ON HWY 218. A BREMER COUNTY DEPUTY SHERIFF WAS ABLE TO LOCATE AND STOP THE VEHICLE NORTH OF PLAINFIELD, IOWA. INVESTIGATION MADE ON SCENE LED TO THE ARREST OF TODD JAMES FINHOLDT, AGE 41, OF OWATONNA, MN FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE. FINHOLDT WAS TAKEN TO THE LEC WHERE HE WAS BOOKED INTO JAIL PENDING INITIAL APPEARANCE WITH THE BREMER COUNTY MAGISTRATE.


ON 06/27/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED BENJAMIN JAMES RANEY, 39, OF ELK RUN HEIGHTS, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF DRIVING WHILE BARRED. RANEY WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE LINN COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $1500 BOND.


ON 6/25/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED PATRICK BERNARD JACKSON, 46, OF WATERLOO ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED. HIS BAIL IS SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $750.


ON 6/24/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED CHRISTOPHER M. FLOWERS, 31 OF GARY INDIANA. FLOWERS HAD AN ACTIVE WARRANT OUT OF BREMER COUNTY FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. HE WAS TRANSPORTED BACK TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL FROM THE LAKE COUNTY JAIL IN INDIANA.


ON 6/23/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WAS DISPATCHED TO A VEHICLE THAT HAD ENTERED THE DITCH ON HIGHWAY 63 NEAR 170TH STREET. SEBASTIAN TRIMBLE, 27 OF DENVER, WAS SUBSEQUENTLY ARRESTED FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE AND ISSUED A TRAFFIC CITATION FOR FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL OF MOTOR VEHICLE.


ON 06/16/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO A JUVENILE BEING CHARGED FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL UNDER AGE.


ON 6/16/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JON MONICA SHRYOCK OF OTTUMWA ON A WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED.


ON 06/14/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO TWO JUVENILES BEING CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL UNDER AGE.


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.