*A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


July 11, 2017


Paloma Perez, age 20 of 1624 West Lincoln, Boone was arrested on warrants for theft first deegree and eluding.


Jessica Lugo, age 21 of 421 Watson Street, Coopersville, Mich. was arrested on I-80, MM104 EB for Drug Possession/Delivery of Marijuana and Failure to affix drug stamp.


Bruce Edward Petersen of 320 Northwest Seventh Street, Earlham was traveling westbound on I-80 in the left lane when a Ford Explorer traveling in the right lane, next to him started to merge into Petersen’s lane causing Petersen to steer away from the Explorer to avoid contact. Petersen’s vehicle drove onto the shoulder of the roadway, hitting cable barriers. Minor injuries were reported due to the airbag deployment but the driver was not transported. Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $,6000. The Explorer did not stop at the scene of the accident.


July 10, 2017


Nicholas Allan Sanders, age 25 of 1026 Clark Street, Dexter was arrested at this address for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.


Michael Lee Croft, age 36 of 1631 Main Street, Adel was arrested at 24755 N Avenue, Dallas Center for theft-possession of stolen property.


July 9, 2017


Karen Janovick of 15449 B Avenue, Jamaica reported that someone broke into her home and several items were taken.


Davon James Williams, age 23 of 936 East Sevent Street, Des Moines was arrested on a warrant for domestic abuse assault.


Miguel Angel Preciado Torres, age 28 of 523 Willis Avenue, Perry was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while barred.


Jacqueline Johnson of Adel was turning right onto Highway 169 from the 110 off ramp of Interstate 80 when she was rear ended by a vehicle driven by Lonnie Koons of Van Meter. Minor injuries reported. Damage to Koons vehicle estimated at $1,000 and $5,000 to Johnson’s. Koons was cited for failure to stop in assured clear distance.


July 8, 2017


Riley Songer of 24721 347th Street, Van Meter reported the theft of his vehicle, a 2005 Chevy Silverado from his residence.


Cody Keith Hanson, age 33 of 2007 Sycamore Street, Granger was arrested on a warrant for violation of parole.


Conar Allen Hornsby, age 20 of 1727 Warford, Perry was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of possession of marijuana.


Kayla Mae Heatherington, age 26 of 509 Church Street, Marshalltown was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of theft.


July 7, 2017


Beverly Tarter, age 41 of 1340 Florence Dr., Waukee was cited and released at SE Florence Dr, Waukee for driving while suspended.


Dennis Udorvich of 32930 190th St., Granger reported harassment via text message.


Valerie Robin Heater, age 31 of 312 Maple St., De Soto was arrested on a warrant for unauthorized use of a credit card and theft.


Joseph Michael Miles, age 33 of Minburn was arrested on a warrant for probation violation.


July 6, 2017


Ronald Rodriguez, age 20 of 2400 E 38th St., Des Moines was cited and released at NW 152nd Street, and Hickman Road for driving while suspended and no financial liability coverage.


Gregory Allen Else, age 27 of 419 N Fremont St., Stuart was cited and released in the 33000 block of Highway 6 for driving while suspended.


Kristine Plagman of 25103 Calico Creek Ln., Adel reported the theft of a garbage can from her property.


July 5, 2017


Christopher Wayne Hays Breshears, age 27 of 4410 142nd Street, Urbandale was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


July 4, 2017


Cameron Edwards of Stuart was traveling south in the 31000 block of Old Highway 6 when his vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,500.