Daily Record, Jan. 8, 2014

Local man tries to steal blow-up doll

A Marshalltown man was cited after he tried to steal a Daisy Duke blow-up doll from an adult entertainment store.

Robert D. Perdue, 43, was cited Monday at Adult Odyssey, 907 Iowa Ave. E., after a store employee had accused him of taking the merchandise.

According to police, Perdue tried to take the item valued at $34.95, by putting it under his coat.

Officers arrived and Perdue admitted to trying to take the adult novelty. He was cited with third-degree theft and released.

Man arrested with narcotics

A local man on warrant was arrested after he was recognized and found with four baggies of crystal and white powdery substances.

Anthony J. Shearer, 28, was arrested Jan. 2, inside Walmart, 2802 S. Center St., when someone had noticed there was a wanted person inside the store and notified police.

Police released information Tuesday after Shearer’s identity was confirmed; they arrested him for a probation violation warrant. Subsequent to his arrest, Shearer was searched and inside his pockets officers found drug paraphernalia and the four baggies containing narcotics.

Shearer is also charged with possession with the intent to deliver, a Class B felony. Officers will know what kind of narcotics Shearer possessed after the drugs come back from the lab.

Man throws book at roommate

A local man was arrested after he allegedly threw a book at his roommate while they were cleaning.

Stephen M. McCrink, 21, was arrested Monday, at the Halfway House, 1401 S. 17th Ave., after the alleged incident took place.

According to police, McCrink and his roommate were on cleaning duty when he threw the book that started a fight between the two.

The altercation left the victim with a small cut next to his left eye. McCrink is charged with serious assault.

Woman scratches estranged husband

A local woman was arrested for allegedly scratching her estranged husband during an argument.

Jody Gasca, 38, was arrested Sunday at his apartment on the 1500 block of Marion Street after officers were called.

According to police, Gasca went to his apartment and began to argue with him. The argument led to the alleged assault that left the victim with scratch marks on his back and left forearm.

Gasca is charged with serious domestic assault.

Marshall County Courthouse

Court

Monday

Jody Gasca, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle the case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 24. Gasca was released on his own recognizance. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Thawn Lian Neng, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 24. Thawn Lian Neng was released on his own recognizance. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Jessica Marie Bear, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving under suspension charge and a no insurance charge. She pleaded guilty and was fined $250 for each charge, $87.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $397.50 for each charge.

Victor Gonzalez-Garcia, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a failure to secure a child charge. He pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on Feb. 4 in Magistrate Court.

Tuesday

Nahum Alberto Ramirez, 419 Union St., made an initial appearance through a Spanish interpreter on a identity theft charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 17. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only. There is an Immigration and Customs Enforcement hold on Ramirez.

Thomas Paul Miller, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a burglary-third degree charge and a theft-second degree charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 17. Bond is set at $5,000 cash or surety.

Erika Dawn Bracy, 106 S. Second St. (half), made an initial appearance on a probation revocation request. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle her case. The probation revocation hearing is set for 11:15 a.m. on Feb. 3. Bond is set at $2,000 cash only.

Jessie Bryce Calvert, of Montour, made an initial appearance on three counts of a violation of a no-contact order charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The contempt hearing is set for 10 a.m. on Jan. 13. Calvert is released with supervision through the Department of Correctional Services.

Stephen Michael McCrink, 410 N. 16th St., made an initial appearance on a serious assault charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 17. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Christian Jimenez Rodriguez, 212 Pleasantview Road, made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated-first offense charge and a aggravated interference with official acts charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 14.

Robert Perdue, 711 E. Linn St. Apt. #3, made an initial appearance on a theft-third degree charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on Jan. 27. Perdue was released on his own recognizance.

A 17-year-old male made an initial appearance on a driving under suspension charge, a no insurance charge and a improper rear lamp charge. He pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on Feb. 11 in Magistrate Court.

Joshua William Rhoades, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving under suspension charge, a operation without registration charge and a no insurance charge. He pleaded guilty to all charges. On the driving under suspension and no insurance charges the fine were $250 with a $87.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $397.50 on each charge. The fine on the operation without registration was $50 with a $17.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $127.50. All charges are due within 30 days or they will be turned over to collections.

Property Transfers

Dec. 27

The Sheriff of Marshall County to Federal National Mortgage Association, 508 W. Nevada St.

Loancare to Secretary of Housing & Urban Development, 215 First St., Ferguson

Dec. 30

Scott Leff Roth 401K, Trust to Tom Switzer, 207 S. Fifth Ave.

Jeffrey Foertsch to Dawn Kern Forfeiture of Contract, 201 N. 21st St.

Patricia DeWitt to Dawn Kern, Remove Jeffrey’s name, 203 N. 21st St.

William and Lynelle Lynch to James Adams, 609 Summit St.

Tully and Kathy Nall to Tully and Kathy Nall, 512 Fourth St., Melbourne

Larry and Debra Mercer to James Ballus, 312 N. Newton St., Rhodes

Dec. 31

The Estate of Mary Miller to David Miller, Debra Miller and Todd Miller, Tenants in Common, 2403B and 2404B Marsh Ave.

William & Marylin Egleston and Lee & Joyce Egleston to B & G HVAC Inc., 1208 E. Main St.

William Hamilton to Espenscheid Inc., 1511 Summit St.

The Estate of Buford Johnston to Patricia Williams, 1506 Clinton St.

Edward Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

Todd Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

David Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

Debra Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

Cheryl Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

Mary Miller to E & M Miller LLC, 2403B & 2404B Marsh Ave.

The Sheriff of Marshall County to Bank of America, 1911 Summit St.

Shawn Bolt and Lynne Guldager-Bolt on contract to Daniel and Constance Dickerson, 211 Thomas Drive

Thursday

The Sheriff of Marshall County to Bank of America, 406 N. 13th Ave. and 1018 S. 11th Ave.

Pauline Gleason, Roger Gleason and Colleen Gleason to Eric Evans, 203 First Ave. S, State Center

The Estate of Teresa Benoit to Ervin Harre, 2924 Reed Ave., Laurel

JEH Rentals LC to St. Mary’s Church, 105 W. Linn St., and 109 S. First St.

Philip and Terri Huntley to Gary Ballard and Mark Ballard, 608 E. Olive St. #202

Roger Dirks to Monica Dirks, 609 W. Linn St.

Larry and Joyce Manfull to Gary Manfull, 210 E. Church St., Gilman

Patricia Collins to Stolzman Heirs LLC, 3304 Marsh Ave., 2260 330th St., and 2249 340th St., Laurel

Grundy County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests

On Jan. 1, Rachel Omvig, age 25, of Grundy Center, was arrested on Highway 14 at 190th Street for operating while intoxicated-second offense. She was released on promise to appear.

On Dec. 22, Jessica Shea, age 26, of Nashua, was arrested by Black Hawk County authorities on a Grundy County warrant and charged with failure to appear. She posted bond and was released.

On Dec. 19, Michael Lang, age 34, of Grundy Center, was arrested in Grundy Center and charged with disorderly conduct. He was released on promise to appear.

On Dec. 19, Ralph Michael Kothenbeutal, age 52, of Grundy Center, was arrested in Grundy Center and charged with possession of marijuana and interference with official acts. He was released on promise to appear.

Accidents

On Friday, a vehicle driven by Kathleen Tournier, age 61, of Waterloo, was exiting Highway 14/20 on a off ramp when it collided with the rear of a vehicle driven by John Martin, age 42, of Waterloo, which was stopped at the bottom of the ramp. No injuries were reported. Damage to both vehicles was estimated at $1,500 each.

On Friday, a vehicle driven by Jose Castellanos, age 48, of Marshalltown, was northbound on S-75 south of Highway 175 when it struck a deer that entered the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Castellanos vehicle was estimated at $1,550.

On Friday, a vehicle driven by William Everman, age 53, of Stout, was westbound on 120th Street west of R Avenue when, as a result of the driver falling asleep, it crossed the centerline and entered the south ditch where it hit a culvert. No injuries were reported. Everman was cited for failure to maintain control.

On Saturday, a car driven by Pamela Anderson, age 62, of Steamboat Rock, was westbound on D-35 east of Grundy Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Anderson car was estimated at $2,000.

On Thursday, a semi driven by Amir Covic, age 30, of Ankeny, was eastbound on Highway 20 going approximately 25 miles per hour when it went out of control and jack-knifed coming to rest in the median. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Covic semi was estimated at $10,000.

Marshalltown Fire Department

Sunday

The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to four medical assists with the EMS crew to: 109 N. Seventh St., 206 Nicholas Drive, 518 N. 16th St., and 402 N. 10th Ave.

Saturday

The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a smoke or odor removal at 201 S. Second St., and seven medical assists with the EMS crew to: 1 W. Grant St., 207 N. Seventh St., 620 Garland Drive, 910 E. Anson St., 1607 Norris Place, 608 E. Olive St., and 1314 Summit St.

Friday

The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a smoke or odor removal at 116 N. 11th Ave., a dispatched/cancelled en route to 303 Nicholas Drive, a hazardous condition at 507 Highland Drive, a medical assist with the EMS crew to 537 N. Second St., a building fire at 110 NewCastle Road, and an extrication of victims on Runnells Road.

Thursday

The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to three medical assists with the EMS crew to: 907 W. Boone St., 402 N. 10th Ave., and 1511 S. Fifth St.