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


August 14, 2017


Rylan Patrick Vos of 20957 Northcrest Avenue, Minburn reported the theft of a 2011 Aluma 10-foot trailer from his property. Estimated value of $3,500.


Nicholas Allan Sanders, age 25 of 1026 Clark Street, Dexter was arrested on a warrant for domestic abuse assault, first offense.


Ryan Joseph Peterson, age 37 of 3614 Falcon Avenue, Ames was arrested for failure to appear on the original charge of operating while under the influence, second offense.


August 13, 2017


Madison Shea Furguson, age 24 of 2065 White Pole Road, Casey was arrested on warrants for failure to appear, original charges of driving while under suspension and speeding 55 or under zone.


August 12, 2017


Nicholas Lloyd Carlson, age 35 of 1919 Roosevelt Avenue, Ames was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on the original charge of driving under suspension.


Courtney June Bollie, age 24 of 422 North Water Street, Madrid was traveling eastbound in the 33000 block of Zook Spur Place when trying to navigate the turn to go south on Zook Spur Place she lost control and her vehicle overturned. Minor injuries were reported and a family member transported her to the hospital. Estimated damage to Bollie’s vehicle is $5,000.


Benjamin Tyler Breen of 729 Linnwill Place, West Des Moines was traveling north on Hwy 169 and attempted to make a left hand turn onto Fairgrounds Road. A vehicle driven by David Allan Moore of 613 Polk Street, DeSoto was traveling south on Hwy 169 and was approaching the intersection. Breen failed to yield upon the left hand turn and Moore’s vehicle struck Breen’s vehicle. Minor injuries were reported but both drivers refused medical attention. Estimated damage to both vehicles is $1,000. Breen was cited for failure to yield.


August 11, 2017


Vankir Scott of Wakegan, Ill., was traveling east on Interstate 80 near the 104 mile marker when his vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $8,000.


August 10, 2017


Katie Marie Smith, age 34 of 333 Leach Avenue, Des Moines was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of intent to manufacture methamphetamine.


Donald Lee Gardner, age 22 of 1409 Chance Court, Adel was cited and released at 1219 First Avenue, Perry for driving while license denied.


George Kurtinitis of Dallas Center reported that someone was trying to purchase a cell phone and accessories on his Verizon account.


Benyenmin Ardalon Zargarian, age 36 of 105 Percival Avenue, Dallas Center was arrested at this address for driving while barred, carrying weapons, interference with official acts, possession of drug paraphernalia and also on a warrant for probation violation.


August 9, 2017


Eric Duane Delaney, age 41 of 317 Sycamore Street, De Soto was arrested on a warrant for assault with intent to inflict serious injury.


Nicole and Chris Nau of De Soto reported the theft of a cell phone.


Anna Beth Gilbert, age 20 of 821 40th Pl., Des Moines was cited and released at Highway 6 and T Avenue, Waukee for driving while suspended.


David Suckow of Carlisle was traveling south in the 34000 block of P58 when his vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,000.


August 6, 2017


Richard Orellana of Perry was traveling in the 20000 block of J Avenue, when he lost control and traveled into the east ditch rolling the vehicle.