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 01/09/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT IN WAVERLY. DEPUTIES WERE ABLE TO LOCATE THE RUN VEHICLE AND DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION BYRAN STREICH AGE 43 OF WAVERLY WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED. STREICH WAS ALSO ISSUED CITATIONS FOR FAILURE TO YIELD TO A EMERGENCY VEHICLE AND FAILURE TO OBEY A STOP SIGN.


ON 1/9/19 JASMINE DONALD, 18 OF WATERLOO, WAS ARRESTED ON A WARRANT FOR THEFT 3RD AND TRESSPASS.


ON 1/8/19 KATLIN WOODS, 24 OF SUMNER WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 1/8/19 ANTHONY KNUDSEN WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 01/07/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A VEHICLE IN FREDERIKA.


ON 01/05/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF THEODORE KRUEGER, 41, OF JOHNSTON, FOR SECOND OFFENSE OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 12/31/18 JACOB MASKER, 20 OF TRIPOLI WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 12/30/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF MERLIN ZECIC, 42, OF WATERLOO, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED SECOND OFFENSE.


ON 12/25/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF HARASSMENT IN PLAINFIELD. AFTER AN INVESTIGATION, LORI ANTIONETTE BURNS, 50 OF WATERLOO WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT 3RD DEGREE, A SIMPLE MISDEMEANOR.


ON 12/25/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK BREANNA DYSERT, 24, OF CEDAR RAPIDS INTO CUSTODY AT THE LINN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ON A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 12/24/18 SHANE SORENSEN, 41 OF JANESVILLE WAS ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION.


ON 12/22/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED JUSTIN JOHN MICHELS, 35, OF KETTERING, OHIO, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA. KETTERING WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE CEDAR COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $1500 BOND.


ON 12/18/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S ARRESTED BAILEY BANTZ AGE 21 OF FAIRBANK FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. BANTZ WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON BOND.


ON 12/17/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED BRANDON DOUGLAS KLINKENBORG, 21, OF JANESVILLE, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR A DEBTOR'S EXAMINATION. KLINKENBORG TURNED HIMSELF IN AT THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $500 CASH BOND.


ON 12/12/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED TEVON WENDELL RETTIG, 20, OF TRIPOLI, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR A PROBATION REVOCATION HEARING. RETTIG WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $750 BOND.


ON 12/12/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF POSSIBLE CHILD ABUSE.


ON 12/11/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KATLIN WOOD AGE 24 OF SUMNER FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. WOOD WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON BOND.


ON 12/10/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF HARASSMENT. THIS CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION WITH POSSIBLE CHARGES PENDING.


ON 12/9/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO CLIFF'S PLACE IN HORTON. THIS CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 12/6/18 BENJAMIN SHIEL, 35 OF TRIPOLI, WAS CHARGED WITH INTRODUCING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE INTO A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (D FELONY).


ON 12/2/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES WERE CALLED TO A VEHICLE IN THE DITCH IN THE 1700 BLOCK OF TAHOE AVENUE. AFTER AN INVESTIGATION, VINCENT GREGORY OTDOERFER, 24, OF HAWKEYE WAS ARREST AND CHARGED WITH OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 2ND OFFENSE, AND FAIL TO MAINTAIN CONTROL.


ON 12/1/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ASSAULT THAT OCCURRED ON HWY 218.


ON 11/29/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED NIESHA ROSETTA ONEAL WASHINGTON ON THREE WARRANTS FROM MITCHELLVILLE CORRECTIONS. THE WARRANTS WERE FOR DRIVING WHILE UNDER SUSPENSION, AND TWO FOR THEFT 3RD DEGREE


ON 11/29/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM 1051 160TH ST; PLAINFIELD.


ON 11/28/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE A REPORT OF BURGLARY AT 2937 120TH ST; SUMNER.


ON 11/28/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED CHRISTOPHER SETH HARRIS, 22,OF WAVERLY ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. HIS BAIL IS SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $2000.


ON 11/27/18 PATRICK JACKSON, 45 OF WATERLOO WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 11/27/18 KRISTINE WEBER, 47 OF WATERLOO WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 11/27/18 NATHAN MACKEY, 34 OF WAVERLY WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 11/24/2018, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE ON COUNTY ROAD V-48 FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED AND ERRATIC DRIVING. INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF ARIANA LEA RATHBONE, AGE 18, OF NEW HAMPTON, IOWA FOR OWI 1ST OFFESNE.


ON 11/21/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A STOLEN ENCLOSED FEATHERLITE TRAILER FROM 1868 DAKOTA AVE. IN RURAL WAVERLY.   THIS CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 11/20/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED JASMINE TAYLOR MORRIS, 25, OF WAVERLY ON TWO ACTIVE ARREST WARRANTS. THE WARRANTS ARE FOR CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD DEGREE AND THEFT 4TH DEGREE. BAIL IS SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $4000.


ON 11/18/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF HAILEY ROBINSON, 18, OF WAVERLY FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT.


ON 11/18/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S TOOK A REPORT OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 11/17/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM A RESIDENCE.


ON 11/16/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED DANIEL NORMAN FROST, 34, OF DYSART, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF OWI 2ND. FROST WAS PICKED UP AT THE TAMA COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $1000 CASH BOND.


ON 11/10/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY AT THE 720 MAIN STREET IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 11/8/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP LEANN T CHRZANOWSKI FROM MONROE COUNTY JAIL IN SPARTA, WI ON TWO WARRANTS. THE FIRST WARRANT WAS FOR 2 COUNTS OF FORGERY, 3 COUNTS OF THEFT 2ND DEGREE, AND IDENTITY THEFT. THE SECOND WARRANT WAS FOR FORGERY, THEFT 2ND, AND IDENTITY THEFT.


ON 11/04/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED KAILEY JUSTINE SWACKHAMMER, 22, OF EVANSDALE, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY MITTIMUS WARRANT. SWACKHAMMER WAS PICKED UP AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE SHE WAS HELD TO SERVE 15 DAYS.


ON 11/3/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A REPORT OF VANDALISM TO A MAILBOX.