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


October 17, 2017


David Kilts of 1106 Ash St., Dallas Center reported that his truck had been broken into while parked in his driveway. Several items were missing.


Diane Chinberg of Perry reported that her van had broken down in the 16000 block of Highway 141 and while parked on the side of the roadway waiting until it was able to get towed someone had taken several pieces of clothing and personal items from the van.


William Judson Mabuce of West Des Moines reported that his enclosed trailer that was parked at 26416 289th Pl., Adel had been broken into and a few things had been taken.


Dennis Bierbaum of Waukee reported that three of his Bierbaum Electric vans had opened doors and broken windows. Nothing of value had been taken. The van was parked at 26416 289th Pl., Adel.


Adin Delic of Adel reported the theft of his cargo van and several tools that were in it while parked at 26416 289th Pl., Adel.


Sandra Gannon of 701 Circle Dr., Dallas Center reported the theft of several items from her vehicle that had been parked inside her garage.


Russ Clarken of Adel reported the theft of several items from two of his cargo trucks and the enclosed trailers while parked at 26416 289th Pl., Adel.


Jordan Haas of West Des Moines was at the intersection of State St and the 19000 block of Highway 141 when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Kara Heard of Woodward. Haas was checked out by the Granger EMS. Damage to Heard’s vehicle estimated at $7,000 and $5,000 to Haas’s. Heard was cited for failure to yield upon making a left turn.


Bradley Sparks of Prairie City was traveling in the 19000 block of W Ave., when his vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,000.


October 16, 2017


David Aaron Sharrock, age 37 of 1829 West A St., Joplin, MO., was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of trespassing.


Marilyn Taylor of West Des Moines was traveling near the intersection of T Ave and Highway 6 when a vehicle driven by Jennifer Louw of Van Meter pulled out onto Highway 6 and collided with Taylor’s vehicle. No injuries reported. Damage to Louw’s vehicle estimated at $1,000 and $3,000 to Taylor’s. Louw was cited for failure to obey stop sign and yield right of way.


October 15, 2017


Michelle Wilson of Madrid was traveling in the 22000 block of Highway 141 when she was struck by a vehicle driven by Jeffrey Grodahl of Lytton that was attempting to change lanes. No injuries reported. Damage to each vehicle estimated at $1,500.


Andrea Grossman of Carroll was traveling in the 32000 block of Highway 141 Diagonal when her vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $3,500.


October 14, 2017


Paul Anthony Daggett Jr., age 30 of 716 Chestnut St., Minburn was arrested in the 21000 block of Midland for OWI and no insurance.


Jennifer Lynn Hart, age 40 of 201 I St., Ft. Dodge, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear for show cause hearing-original charge of theft and failure to pay fine.


Teneisha Danielle Tyler, age 30 of 2000 Westown Pkwy., West Des Moines was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license under suspension.


Yashin Schmidt of Minburn was traveling in the 25000 block of 195th St., when his vehicle struck a deer. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,500. There was also damage to a utility pole.


James Forbes of Reno, NV., was traveling west at the 100 mile marker of Interstate 80 when he lost control, and hit the guard rail. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $8,000.


Lorraine Tweedy of Bayard was traveling in the 15000 block of Highway 141 when she fell asleep and went off the road into the ditch. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $1,500. Tweedy was cited for failure to maintain control.


October 13, 2017


Timothy Glen Pittman, age 25 of 1778 Samson St., Lehigh was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of extortion.


Michael Keith Allen, age 39 of 244 S 41st St., West Des Moines was arrested on a warrant for criminal mischief.


October 12, 2017


Cara Ann Goering, age 24 of 1020 Locust St., Dexter was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of burglary.


Quam Destine Tucker, age 22 of 7745 Brammell, Detroit, MI., was arrested on a warrant for theft.


Angesom Abraha of Denver, Co., was traveling east in the 15000 block of Highway 141 Diagonal when his vehicle traveled off the roadway, down into the median striking an embankment causing it to roll onto the westbound side of the ditch. Abraha was transported to Methodist Hospital by DC EMS. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $6,000.


October 11, 2017


Lynette Lee Larson, age 43 of 365 N West St., Truro, Iowa 50257 was arrested on a warrant for violation of probation for the original charge of theft 4th degree.