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ON 11/20/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CHELSEA RENEA FERCH, 27, OF CHARLES CITY, IOWA FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE.

ON 11/19/2022, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DYLAN DEWOLF, 29, OF OELWEIN, ON A BREMER COUNTY ARREST WARRANT FOR HARASSMENT 1ST DEGREE.

ON 11/19/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED COREY CARDIANUS WALKER, 35, OF EVANSDALE, IOWA ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR.

ON 11/14/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO AN ASSAULT. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF A JUVENILE FOR ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY.

ON 11/13/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CHRIS D SEGBEE, 34, OF WATERLOO, IOWA FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE.

ON 11/12/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF AN ASSAULT. THIS IS AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION.

ON 11/12/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF VANDALISM IN THE 2200 BLOCK OF HIGHWAY 63.  FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, LEVI RYAN WOLFENSPERGER, 31, OF RURAL WAVERLY WAS ARRESTED FOR CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 4TH.



ON 11/09/22, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP JOSHUA FLESHNER, 37, OF CEDAR FALLS ON AN ARREST WARRANT FROM THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL.

ON 11/04/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED.  DURING THE TRAFFIC STOP IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT THE VEHICLE HAD BEEN STOLEN FROM WATERLOO, IOWA.  A JUVENILE WAS CITED FOR SPEEDING AND DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED AND TURNED OVER TO THE WATERLOO POLICE DEPARTMENT FOR FURTHER INVESTIGATION.

ON 11/4/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A VEHICLE THAT HAD PASSED A SCHOOL BUS WITH THE STOP SIGN AND LIGHTS ACTIVATED, IN THE 2700 BLOCK OF Y AVE.  AFTER AN INVESTIGATION, A MALE JUVENILE WAS CITED FOR THE VIOLATION.

ON 11/03/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A REPORT OF AN ASSAULT. THIS IS AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION.

ON 10/29/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JAMES A. HINDERS JR., 51, OF WAVERLY FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.

ON 10/27/2022 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A THEFT. THIS IS AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION.

ON 10/22/22, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KEVIN JAMAL RUIZ OF WATERLOO ON A WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR.

ON 10/21/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CODY HANSEN AGE 29 OF NASHUA FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED AFTER HIS VEHICLE WAS STOPPED FOR SPEEDING IN THE 2100 BLK OF HWY 63.

ON 10/21/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED PARELLA MARIE HAWTHORNE, 33, OF ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.

THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK TWO REPORTS OF THEFT/MISAPPROPRIATION OF FUNDS RELATED TO TWO RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION BUILDS IN RURAL SUMNER AND WAVERLY. THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.


ON 10/17/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JASON MAHAN, 38, OF CHARLES CITY, ON A LOCAL BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.

ON 10/16/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CONNER RICHARD WILLIAM OLDS, 18 OF BLOOMINGTON MN, FOR POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. 

ON 10/16/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CARTER WILLIAM BEELMAN, 28 OF ROBINSDALE, MN, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. 

ON 10/13/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JANETTE MARIE SHANNON, 61, OF PARKERSBURG, IOWA ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.

ON 10/12/22 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN THE 2000 BLOCK OF 180TH STREET.  FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, KORI ANE EVANS, 41, OF WAVERLY WAS CHARGED WITH OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 2ND OFFENSE.

ON 10/12/22, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP DUSTIN HALL, 41, OF OSAGE, FROM FLOYD COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ON A WARRANT. THE WARRANT WAS FOR REVOCATION OF PROBATION IN REFERENCE TO POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 3RD OFFENSE.

ON 10/12/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF BURGLARY TO SEVERAL UNITS AT HOPPS STORAGE IN THE 3100 BLK OF 140TH ST.  THIS MATTER REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION AT THIS TIME.

ON 10/11/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED MICHAEL MEISTER, 62, OF TRIPOLI, FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED AND OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITHOUT AN IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE.

ON 10/08/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF AN ASSAULT THAT OCCURRED OUTSIDE OF WAVERLY ON HIGHWAY 3. AFTER AN INVESTIGATION, KEVIN GARY TOLLIVER, 61, OF NEW HAMPTON FOR ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY AND OBSTRUCTION OF EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS.

ON 10/7/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JOHNSTON JEFFERSON FREEMAN, 21 OF FAYETTE, FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. 

ON 10/06/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF DOGS AT LARGE.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO DUANE BLASBERG, 69, OF TRIPOLI BEING CITED FOR DOGS RUNNING AT LARGE.

ON 10/05/22, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP MELISSA GARBES, 42, OF TRIPOLI ON AN ARREST WARRANT FROM THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL. GARBES' ARREST WARRANT WAS FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION.

ON 10/04/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF VANDALISM TO A WINDOW AT THE METHODIST CHURCH IN PLAINFIELD.

ON 10/03/22 AT APPROX 10:00 AM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DEREK ELLEFSON OF WAVERLY FOR A VIOLATION OF THE IOWA SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY, A CLASS D FELONY.

ON 10/01/22 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DESTINY JAMES NELSON, 26, OF CHARLES CITY, IOWA FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE.