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THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF A DOMESTIC ABUSE. THIS INCIDENT IS UNDER FURTHER INVESTIGATION

ON 9/8/2021 JEFFERY BARKAU, 48 OF DENVER WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION.

ON 09/07/21 AT APPROX. 9:05 AM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT.

ON 9/6/2021 SAVANNA ECHOLS, 22 OF DAVENPORT WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA 1ST OFFENSE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.  ECHOLS WAS ALSO ISSUED A TRAFFIC CITATION FOR NO VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE.

ON 9/6/21, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED WILLIAM ALEXANDER THOMPSON OF WAVERLY FOR DRIVING WHILE REVOKED, POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.

ON 09/04/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF JORDAN JUSTINE FOSTER, 24, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.

ON 9/3/2021, THE BREMER CO SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KERENSA JOY BURKHARDT FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT, A SERIOUS MISDEMEANOR.

ON 9/3/2021 A BREMER COUNTY DEPUTY INITIATED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A CADILLAC CTS.  K9 MO WAS REQUESTED AND GAVE A POSITIVE ALERT TO THE ODOR OF ILLEGAL NARCOTICS COMING FROM WITHIN THE VEHICLE.  DEPUTIES LOCATED OVER 100G OF MULTIPLE VARIATIONS OF MARIJUANA/THC PRODUCTS AND A DIGITAL SCALE.  AREON DAY, 21 OF DUBUQUE WAS CHARGED WITH INTENT TO DELIVER MARIJUANA (D FELONY), FAILURE TO AFFIX DRUG TAX STAMP (D FELONY), DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED (AGGRAVATED MISDEMEANOR) AND DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION (SIMPLE MISDEMEANOR).


ON 8/31/2021 KAYSEE STOUGH, 36 OF PLAINFIELD WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA 3RD OR SUBSEQUENT OFFENSE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND WAS ISSUED A TRAFFIC CITATION FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED.

ON 8/31/2021 ANDREW STEFFEN, 45 OF CEDAR FALLS WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED.

ON 8/29/2021 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF BURGLARY IN THE 1200 BLOCK OF EASTON AVENUE.  IT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.

ON 08/28/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF JAMES WOOD, 60, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.

ON 08/23/21 AT APPROX. 1:41 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK WILLIAM THOMPSON OF WAVERLY INTO CUSTODY FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED.

ON 08/21/21 AT APPROX. 5:27 AM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF AN ASSAULT AT 2712 LARRABEE AVE LOT 32.

ON 8/20/2021 HOLLAND EWING, 32 OF BURLINGTON, IA WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION.  EWING ALSO HAD AN ACTIVE PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT OUT OF DES MOINES COUNTY, IA.

ON 08/20/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK MICHAEL RICKERT OF OELWEIN INTO CUSTODY DUE TO ARREST WARRANTS THROUGH BREMER COUNTY.

ON 08/19/2021, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DALTON SHAWN BREITSPRECHER, AGE 30, OF OSSIAN, IOWA ON AN OUTSTANDING ARREST WARRANT FOR ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.  BREITSPRECHER IS CURRENTLY BEING HELD IN THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL ON $1,000 BOND PENDING INITIAL APPEARANCE IN FRONT OF THE BREMER COUNTY MAGISTRATE.

 

ON 08/16/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ATTEMPTED TO STOP A VEHICLE FOR 90/65.  THE DRIVER FAILED TO PULL OVER AND ATTEMPTED TO ELUDE THE DEPUTY REACHING SPEEDS OF 115/65.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST MADISON MCCARVEL, 19, OF WATERLOO FOR ELUDING.  MCCARVEL WAS ALSO ISSUED A SPEEDING CITATION.

ON 8/16/21 ANDREW NEWELL WAS ARRESTED FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED.

ON 08/16/2021 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF INDECENT EXPOSURE.  THIS CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION AND CHARGES ARE PENDING.

ON 8/15/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A VEHICLE FOR AN EQUIPMENT VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LEAD TO THE ARREST OF DALLAS AISSEN, 44, OF ALLISON, IA FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED.

ON 08/14/21 AT APPROX. 2:47 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK OSCAR RENE LOPEZ GONZALES OF CHARLES CITY INTO CUSTODY FOR OWI 2ND, OPEN CONTAINER, AND FAILURE TO HAVE A VALID LICENSE AFTER DEPUTIES STOPPED HIM FOR ERRATIC DRIVING ON HWY 218 NEAR PLAINFIELD.

ON 08/09/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CYRUS DEMONES BANKS, 36, OF WAVERLY, IOWA FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED.


ON 08/01/21 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF JEFFERY BARKAU, 48, OF DENVER, FOR THIRD OFFENSE OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.