Daily Record, March 18, 2014

Man strangles girlfriend

A local man turned himself into police after he allegedly strangled his girlfriend and then knocked over a TV in front of two children.

Zachary McDivitt, 27, was arrested March 11 for the alleged assault that happened at an apartment he shared with his girlfriend on the 200 block of Glenda Drive.

Police released information Monday that McDivitt was yelling and arguing with his girlfriend and then strangled her.

McDivitt left for a short period of time and then returned, continuing the argument with her in front of her 6-year-old child and their 3-year-old child. Toward the end of the argument, he knocked over the TV near one of the children.

McDivitt turned himself in after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

He is charged with domestic assault strangulation and two counts of child endangerment.

Woman assaults boyfriend

A local woman who allegedly hit her live-in boyfriend across the face has been arrested.

Nyatew Mamed, 32, was arrested Saturday, at their apartment on the 300 block of North Third Avenue, after the alleged assault.

According to police, Mamed began to argue with her boyfriend because she thought he was unfaithful. During the argument she ripped off his shirt and assaulted him. He had swelling under his eyes.

Mamed is charged with serious domestic assault.

Marshall County Courthouse

Tuesday

Dustin Moore, 503 N. Third St., made an initial appearance on a possession with the intent to deliver-meth charge, a harassment-first degree charge, a carrying weapons charge, a possession of drug paraphernalia charge and an 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 March 27. Bond is set at $50,000 cash or surety. Should Moore gain release, he will have 60 days to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court. The court order that if he owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Moore it to contact the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office within 24 hours to make arrangements to surrender them. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Bryce Loyd Nelson, 2080 Marshalltown Blvd., made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse assault charge. He will hire his own counsel. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 4. The court ordered that if he owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Nelson is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office within 24 hours to make arrangements to surrender them. Nelson was released on his own recognizance. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Trae Ryan Ford, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a probation revocation request, two weapons charges and an assault with a knife charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on March 27. The probation revocation hearing is set for 9 a.m. on April 14. Bond is $4,000 cash only combined for all charges. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Horacio Moreno-Magana, 707 E. State St., made an initial appearance on a possession of marijuana charge, a possession of drug paraphernalia charge, a driving under suspension charge and a no insurance charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 4. Bond will continue as posted until the conclusion of this case. The court ordered a substance abuse evaluation to be submitted within 60 days of today’s date.

Michael Anderson, address unknown, made an initial appearance on three counts of a failure to comply with the sex offender registry charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 4. Bond will continue as posted until the conclusion of this case.

Delilah Ruth Lablanche, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a failure to appear for a pre-trial conference. Jenny Wilson-Moore will continue as counsel. The pre-trial conference is rescheduled for 9 a.m. on April 8 in Magistrate Court. Bond is set at $300 cash only.

Casey Michael Alman, 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 fines 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 is $50 with a $17.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $127.50. All payments are due within 30 days of today’s date.

Tina Marie Perdue-Earles, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a driving under suspension charge and a no insurance charge. She pleaded guilty to both charges and was fined $250 per charge with a $87.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $397.50 per charge. All payments are due within 30 days of today’s date.

Sheila Rawe, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a leaving the scene of an accident without providing information charge and a driving on the wrong side of a two-way highway charge. She pleaded not guilty to both charges. A pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on April 29 in Magistrate Court.

Jose Angel Regalado, address known, made an initial appearance on a alcohol after hours charge. He entered a written plea of not guilty through his attorney Breanna Weber. A pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on April 22 in Magistrate Court.

A 16-year-old male from Marshalltown made an initial appearance on a curfew violation charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $50 with a $17.50 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $127.50. The court allowed for 10 hours of unpaid community service to be performed in lieu of the fine and surcharge plus pay the $60 in court costs to be completed by June 1.

Esther Buenrostro, address unknown, made an initial appearance on warrant for a failure to appear for a trial charge. The court appointed Melissa Nine as counsel. A scheduling hearing is set at 1 p.m. on March 24.

Jennifer Jo Owens, of Newton, made an initial appearance on a possession of drug paraphernalia charge. She pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge, a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge, $5 county enforcement initiative surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $325, due within 30 days of today’s date.

Donald Gene Hall, of Ferguson, made an initial appearance on a probation violation charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. A scheduling hearing is set for 1 p.m. on March 24. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

Marshalltown Police Department

Incidents

On March 10, Armando Chavarria, 203 Sharon Ave., reported hit and run damage to the driver’s side front bumper and headlight assembly on a vehicle parked at her residence. Estimated value of damage was $1,000.

On March 11, Shanda Spiker, 1600 S. Second Ave., reported the theft of an Apple iPod 5. Estimated value of loss was $229.

On March 11, Holly Lillibridge, 2901 Nelson Road, reported the theft of an Apple iPhone 5C while at Marshalltown High School, 1602 S. Second Ave. Estimated value of loss was $550.

Arrests

On March 10, Dedrick Montrall Fisher, 406 Plaza Heights Road #2, was arrested on a Marshalltown Police Department warrant for trespass.

On March 11, Michael Edwards, of Liscomb, was arrested for harassment-first degree.

On March 11, Giles Thomas Smith, 2552 Smith Ave. Lot #105, was arrested for violation of a no-contact order.

On Feb. 28, Giles Thomas Smith, 2552 Smith Ave. Lot #105, was arrested for violation of a no-contact order.

On Feb. 27, Giles Thomas Smith, 2552 Smith Ave., Lot #105, was arrested for violation of a no-contact order.

Accidents

On Sunday, March 9, a minivan driven by Beatriz Perez, 510 Sharon Ave., was northbound in the 200 block of South First Street when it attempted to park in a spot on the east side of the street and collided with the front end of a legally parked car. No injuries were reported. Perez was cited for failure to maintain control, failure to have a valid driver’s license and no insurance-accident.

Citations

On Sunday, Feb. 16, Zachary Aaron Shutt, 613 Garland Drive, was cited for operating while intoxicated-first offense.