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News Review
June 2012
Posted Date: 7/2/2012

June 2012

6-01-12        7:19am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a call of a dog killing cats int he 800 block of J Ave, Ogden. Huamne Society was called to pick-up the stray dog.

6-01-12        7:50am  Transport Officer on his way back from Oakdale Prison routed to pick-up prisoner on his way back from Black Hawk County.  Transported to the Boone County Jail was Seth Cummings 23 of Boone. Wanted on a Boone County warrant for probation revocation, bond $5000.00. Original charge possession with intent to deliver marijuana.

6-01-12        11:39am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of cattle out int he area of 255th and P Ave.

6-01-12        8:42pm  Reserve Deputy responded to a complaint of vehicles parked in no parking areas along the 2300 block of QF Lane, near Bike trail west of Madrid. 1 ticket issued.

6-02-12        1:33am  Deputy Ellison responded to the Boone County Hospital to transport a mental patient to IA. Lutheran in Des Moines. Completed at 5:10am.

6-02-12        2:01am  Deputy Fangman made a traffic stop in the 2200 block of 190th, Boone. Driver Adrian C. Seeman 20 Ames in violation of the .02 law. Passengers Jeffrey A. Erwin Jr. 23 of Ames charged with possession of marijuana, and another passenger Johnon H. Thomas 25 of Ames was wanted on an Ames warrant for domestic abuse assault, no bond.

6-02-12        9:29am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a medical emergency in the 2100 block of Y Ave, Slater. Madrid Fire and Boone County Ambulance responded.

6-02-12        2:01pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of a pick-up that had been parked in a parking lot near Highway 169 N. and Highway 30. Window had been broken out. Investigation continuing.

6-02-12        2:24pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a medical emergency in the 1800 block of 250th Madrid.  Boone Ambulance responded.

6-02-12        7:40pm  Deputy Ellison responded to a lifeline alert in the 6100 block of West Lincolnway, Ames. Woman needed ambulance and was taken to Mary Greeley in Ames.

6-02-12        8:57pm  Deputy Ellison responded to a complaint of cattle loose in the area of Peach Ave and E57.

6-02-12        9:57pm  Deputy Fangman responded to a personal injury accident at 22nd and Division, Boone. Driver Michael A. Nelson 22 of Boone was west bound on 22nd St, when he went into the ditch and crossed Division and rolled his vehicle into the NW Corner of the intersection. Nelson taken to the Boone County Hospital. Charges are pending for failure to maintain control open container and stop sign violation, also lab results are pending. Damages were est at $5,000.00 to a 2000 Buick.

6-02-12        10:25pm  Comm Center received a complaint of a car -deer accident on Oriole Rd and 230th. Larry A. Gibbs 70 of Ft. Myers FL was south bound nagotiating a curve when he ran into a deer on the roadway. No injuries were reported. damages were est. at $6,000.00 to a 2011 Honda.

6-03-12        1:07pm  Deputy Ellison investigated a single vehicle roll-over at Mallard and 198th, Boone. Driver Terri L. Bricker 45 of Boone rolled her vehicle 3 times. Injured was her daughter Josy Bricker 12 of Boone. Minor Injuries. Damages were est. at over $2,000.00 to a 2006 Honda. Investigation continuing.

6-03-12        2:08pm  Deputy Ellison responded to a complaint of trespassers on an east bound train. 3 people arrested for trespassing on railroad property. Arrested were Matthew E. Hyde 21 of Omaha NE., Brett J. Molander 31 of Omaha NE, and Trevor J. Jones 27 of Mountain View CA.

6-03-12        9:53pm  Comm Center dispatched County Conservation Officer Weidt to a a bicycle accident near QF Lane on the bike trail. Bicyclist was injured with dislocated shoulder and Boone County Ambulance responded.  This was a bike only accident, no vehicle involved.

6-04-12        5:26pm  Deputy Ruter responded to a vehicle in the ditch in the 1400 block of 155th, Boone. Driver Blake W. Phipps 26 of Boone lost control and put his vehicle into the ditch onto its side. No injuries were reported. Phipps was cited for failure to maintain control. The vehicle a 2004 ford received $6,000.00 in damages.

6-04-12        11:49am  Transport Officer took Inmate Brian Johnson to a Dr.'s visit at Mercy West in Des Moines.

6-04-12        11:46pm  Deputy Gray investigated a car-deer accident in the 1400 block of Quill. Aubrey A. Clegg 19 of Madrid was south bound on Quill when she struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damages were est at $1,500.00.

6-05-12        12:48pm  Deputy Pontius investigated a single vehicle accident on Highway 30 and Snedden Dr. Rocco A. Grillo 64 of Boone was pulling a utility trailer loaded with a bobcat east bound, the axle of the pick-up broke causing the unit to jack knife. No injuries were reported. Damages were est. at $5,000.00.

6-05-12        1:05pm  Deputy Pontius responded to a complaint of a vehicle that had slid into the ditch, near the Y Camp, 1100 block of 166th Dr.  Driver Marta M. Hoffman 20 of Altoona had slid off the roadway and hanging on the side of a steep ravine. Driver was removed from the vehicle with no injures and vehicle pulled out by tow operator. No damages were reported to the vehicle.

6-05-12        10:48pm  Deputy Gray responded to an ambulance assist in the 1100 block of Montana Rd, Boone Ambulance responded.

6-07-12        12:28am  Deputy Ruter located an open door to a business in the 1300 block of XB Place. Building was checked and secured, no break in.

6-07-12        1:04am  Deputy Ruter investigated a car-deer accident at G Ave and Highway 30. Andrew J. Russell 34 of Boone was east bound on 30 when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damages were est. at $2,000.00 to a 2009 Dodge.

6-07-12        7:44am  Deputy Godzicki investigated a car-deer accident at E26 and Kale Rd, Boone. Driver Marcus A. Walker 50 of Boone stuck a deer in the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damages were est. at $4,000.00 to a 2012 Chevy.

6-07-12        7:45am  Deputy Pontius responded to a medical assist on Beech St, in Boxholm. Mercy One landed and transported to a Des Moines Hospital.

6-07-12        8:34am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of two stray dogs that had attacked cats at 97 I Ave, Pilot Mound, Humane Society called to respond.

6-07-12        12:36pm  Deputy Pontius responded to a complaint of a blown Semi tire that was laying on the roadway near United Comm School Highway 30. Debris removed.

6-07-12        8:51pm  Deputy Ruter responded to a complaint of fireworks that were placed in a mailbox and exploded, this took place in three location 500 block of 190th, 700 block of 190th and the 500 block of Kind Dr.  Victims did observe the vehicle and investigation continuing.

6-08-12        7:13am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of bull in the roadway at 130th and W Ave, Boone.

6-08-12        8:43am  Deputy Godzicki investigated a two vehicle accident at Highway 17 and 210th, Boone. Matthew P. Evens 40 of Boone, was north bound on 17 when he stopped at the stop sign on old 30 [210th], the vehicle behind him did not stop and struck him in the rear, second vehicle operated by Alexander M. Derry 21 of Boone. No injuries were reported. Damages were est. at $4,000.00 to Derry's 2001 Plymouth, and $5,000.00 to Evan's 2009 Hyundai. Derry was cited for failure to stop within assured clear distance.

6-08-12        11:30am  Transport officer transported a mental patient to Spencer Municipal Hospital in Spencer. was completed at 7pm.

6-08-12        12:00pm  Transport Officer transported 1 inmate to Oakdale medical classification Center in Oakdale from the Boone County Jail. Completed at 5:30pm

6-08-12        12:00pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to an ambulance assist in the 2300 block of 163rd Place, Ames.

6-09-12        5:53am  Sgt Wingate responded to a complaint of a dead deer on the roadway on Highway 30 near Beaver, Deer removed off traveled portion.

6-09-12        7:51am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a domestic situation in the 100 block of E Ave, no assault took place, dispute over property division.

6-09-12        10:28pm  Woodward P.D. reported two bicyclists that had ran into each other and drunk on the bike trail took off and had ran into some woods in Boone County. Sgt Wingate located the two arrested them for Public Intoxication. Arrested was Timothy A. Bork 21 of Ames and Joseph P. OBrian 36 of Ames.

6-09-12        11:59pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst made a traffic stop at Highway 30 and 17. Driver Devin L. Parker 23 of Panora was charged with multiple suspensions for failure to pay other traffic offense fines.

6-10-12        1:28am  Conservation Officer near the Ledges reported a vehicle had just left the Ledges State Park north bound on Oriole Rd, observed what he thought was alcohol in the vehicle. Vehicle was stopped by Sgt Wingate. Charged with open containers in the vehicle were Eric Short 24 of Ames, Samual Lanam 24 of Humboldt, and Andrew Kosky 19 of Storm Lake, Kosky was also cited for under age possession of alcohol.

6-10-12        3:16pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to an ambulance assist in the 2000 block of M Ave.

6-11-12        2:57pm Deputy Godzicki investigated a two vehicle accident on Kenezivich St, in Boone.  Austin Gray 15 of Story City was moving a Semi after a City Employee ordered that they had trucks blocking the area on the street. A City Patrol unit was parked along the roadway because of the complaint and was struck by the backing Semi and trailer. The 1999 Freitliner received no damages, the 2010 Jeep Cherokee patrol unit received $4000.00 in damages. Charges pending on Gray. No injuries reported.

6-11-12        5:32pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst spoke to family members of an issue of accusations of theft between spouses and personal accounts. Individuals were told that this would be a civil issue and speak to an attorney. Took place in Woodward area of Southern Boone County.

6-11-12        8:44pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst assisted a stalled motorist on Highway 30 near the Untied Comm School.

6-12-12        1:00am  Transport Officer transported a mental patient from the Boone County hospital to St Anthony's in Carroll. Completed at 5:30am.

6-12-12        3:18am  Deputy Fangman responded to the Woodward resource Center  on a complaint that they had a runaway from that facility. This area has been annexed by the City of Woodward, so Boone County assisted. A short time later Woodward received a complaint of a stolen vehicle from a residence in Woodward.

6-13-12        5:05am  Deputy Ruter responded to take a complaint of a car deer accident 1/4 mile north of Madrid. Vehicle had been moved. No injuries were reported, damages were est. at $5,000.00 to a 2008 Ford.  Driver was Melissa S. Doolittle 39 of Webster City.

6-13-12        8:51am  Deputy Pontius arrested a Derek M. Sweeney 23 of Fort Dodge on a Boone County warrant, possession of marijuana, bond $1,000.00 Sweeney turned himself into the Sheriff's Office.

6-13-12        8:03pm  Deputy Gray responded to an alarm sounding at Bio-Gemma Corporation on 2300 block of 230th St. Boone, False alarm.

6-14-12        10:30am  Sheriff Fehr executed a writ of ejectment at 1715 Carroll St. Boone. Was completed at 11:30am

6-14-12        11:47am  Deputy Pontius assisted an ambulance with a medical call to the 900 block of 222nd Dr. Ogden. Boone Ambulance responded.

6-14-12        2:53pm  Deputy Pontus responded to a complaint of a dog that had been shot in the 1900 block of Clover. Incident occurred on Monday Night, Boone Area Humane Society was called.

6-14-12        10:22pm  Sgt Wingate responded to a complaint of a vehicle on the bike trail following some individuals who were on the trail. Deputy found the vehicle near the High Tressel Bridge. Operator Molly M. Wiedmier 17 of Polk City was cited for vehicle in prohibited area.

6-15-12        5:59am  Deputy Spencer responded to an alarm sounding at 1294 XE Place, was a false alarm.

6-15-12        8:36am Transport Officer went to Dubuque County to pick-up a prisoner Vincent B. Shultz arrested on a Boone County warrant, bond $5,500.00 for burglary 3rd. Taken to the Boone County Jail.

6-15-12        12:11pm  Deputy Pontius responded to a call of a domestic nature involving property thrown out of the house and no where for the male party to go, this took place in Luther. This would be a civil problem.

6-15-12        2:51pm  Transport Officer picked up a mental patient on the West side of Boone, transported to the Boone County Hospital, then to Mary Greely. Completed at 8:30pm.

6-15-12        10:08pm  Deputy Fangman responded to a transformer on fire in the 900 block of MaCaw Lane, Boone. Boone Fire responded.

6-15-12        1:35am  Deputy Fangman responded to the Ledges State Park to assist the Park Officer with a tree that had fallen over onto 255th near the wildlife research station. Tree removed.

6-16-12        4:14am  Deputy Spencer responded to a complaint of two individuals walking about a 1/2 mile apart from each other on E18 east of Pilot Mound. Deputy located the parties. Was a married couple having an argument, situation seems to have resolved.

6-16-12        9:33am  Deputy Pontius assisted a stalled motorist with a flat tire 2 miles south of Ogden on G Ave.

6-16-12        3:12pm  Deputy Godzicki and Pontius responded to a personal injury accident on Highway 30 and Noble Hills. Stretch Limo and SUV collided in that area. Wedding Party in the Limo and 3 people in the SUV.  Numerous persons were injured requiring Life flight and Several Boone Ambulance trips. No one in the Limo was killed, one person from the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene. Another from the SUV was air lifted and died later.  State Patrol will complete the report. Assistance at the accident scene included Boone P.D. Boone County Ambulances, and the State Patrol.

6-16-12        7:45pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a medical assist in the 2300 block of QF Lane, Madrid.

6-16-12        8:11pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a complaint of brown calves near the roadway at P70 and 170th. Deputy arrived and located 3 deer in the area.

6-16-12        10:25pm  Sgt. Wingate responded to a complaint of an alarm sounding at the Fareway warehouse, was a false alarm.

6-17-12        2:35am  Sgt Wingate made a traffic stop near the Water works on E26. Driver Kate M. Reynoldson 30 of Boone was arrested for OWI 1st.

6-17-12        12:29pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of trespassers on the High Bridge. Deputy located and arrested Tarquin Bartell 16 of Colorado for trespass and possession of marijuana, also Zena MacCarthy 17 of California for trespass.

6-17-12        1:41pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to an alarm sounding at M.G. Biologics Ames, 2300 block fo 270th. False alarm.

6-17-12        2:34pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a single vehicle accident at the intersection at  22nd and Marion. Driver Juan Alfonso Lara 34 of Ames lost control and recked his vehicle. No injures were reported. damages to his 2000 Hyundai was $2,000.00. Lara was cited for failure to maintain control.

6-17-12        8:49pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a complaint of vehicles parked in the no parking area on QF Lane, Madrid, near the bike trail. 4 citations were issued.

6-18-12        7:19am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a single vehicle accident in the 1900 block of L Ave, Woodward. Clair C. Erickson 53 of Woodward was north bound on L Ave when he lost control went through a ditch and struck a utility pole on the east side of the roadway. Erickson was taken by Ambulance to Mercy in Des Moines. Damages were est. at $4,500.00 to a 2004 Ford Taurus. $1,500.00 to the Alliant utility pole.

6-18-12        9:22am  Transport Officer responded to Pottawattamie County Jail, Council Bluffs to pick up a prisoner arrested on a Boone County warrant. Transported back to the Boone County Jail was Luis E. Cruz 25 of Ames, warrant for failure to appear probation revocation. No Bond.

6-18-12        11:53am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of a domestic situation in the 300 block of 335th St. Perry. Just a verbal argument no arrests.

6-18-12        4:14pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of domestic situation in the 1300 block of 155th, Boone. Verbal no arrests.

6-18-12        6:45pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to an alarm sounding at the United Comm. School, was a false alarm.

6-18-12        9:25pm  Deputy Fangman investigated a car deer accident on Highway 17 south of Boone at MM13. Driver Daniel P. Fitzpatrick 34 of Boone was north bound when he struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries were reported. Damages were est. at $5,000.00 to a 2012 Ford.

6-19-12        4:39am  Drug Task Force and SRT executed a search warrant at 140th and I Ave, Pilot Mound. This was a remote area with trailer home with no electric. Arrested was  Jerrad J. Fisher 36 of Perry. Charged with Tax Stamp violation and manufacturing marijuana. Marijuana plants were seized out side the home and also marijuana was seized inside the trailer.

 Retirement Coffee for Sgt Kenneth Kendall

June 22nd, 10am 4th Floor Conference Room, Court House, 25 years

with the Boone County Sheriff's Office.

Front Office closed 10am-11am this date.

 6-19-12        2:43pm  Deputy Godzicki responded to a medical emergency in the 800 block of L Ave, Boone. Boone Ambulance responded.

6-19-12        8:35pm  Sheriff's Office received message from Wapello County Sheriff's office arrested a James M. Hofmeyer 41 of Fort Dodge on a Boone County warrant, Bond $1,500.00. Transport arrangements were made for the following morning.  A couple hours later Hofmeyer had bonded out.

6-20-12        6:32am  Deputy Fangman responded to a complaint of a person intoxicated and threatening suicide in the 700 block of Marigold Lane, Boone. Male party was taken into custody and transported to the Boone County Hospital for evaluation.  Later transported to Mary Greely in Ames. Completed around 2pm

6-20-12        8:50am  Transport Officer took a mental patient from Mary Greely in Ames to Court for a hearing. Completed at 11:05am.

6-20-12        6:01pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a medical assist in the 600 block of L Ave, Boone. Boone Ambulance responded.

6-20-12        6:36pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded toward Madrid as a Madrid Officer requested assistance with a traffic stop on Highway 17 , just north of Madrid. Drug parapharnilia was located and Madrid P.D. will handle the charges.

6-20-12        8:40pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a medical assist in the 1800 block of Magnolia Rd. Boone County Ambulance responded.

6-20-12        11:33pm  Deputy Zeutenhorst responded to a medical assist in the 1800 block of 260th. Boone Ambulance responded.

6-21-12        7:54am  Deputy Pontius investigated a two vehicle accident at 120th and C Ave.Dean A. McCoy 57 of Laneboro IA. was west bound on 120th when he was struck broadside by a north bound vehicle operated by Aerial L. Hess 19 of Dana. Hess failed to yield right of way at the uncontrolled intersection. Both were taken to the Boone County Hospital by Boone County Ambulances with injuries. Damages were est. at $4,000.00 to Hess's 1999 Dodge, and $6,000.00 to McCoy's Freightliner truck.

6-21-12        2:19pm  Deputy Hoffman took a mental into custody in the 500 block of Division, Boone. Individual was taken to the Boone County Hospital for evaluation, later transported to the Veterans Hospital in Des Moines.

6-21-12        3:06pm  Transport Officer responded to the Story County Jail to pick-up a prisoner that was being released on their charges and still wanted on Boone County charges. Transported was Todd A. Hazelwood 44 probation revocation no bond.

6-21-12        11:59pm  Deputy Gray assisted Boone P.D. with a call of two males and Female yelling at cars trying to get people to fight near the North Subway on Story St.  Two males were taken into custody by Boone P.D. for disorderly conduct.

6-22-12  6:28 pm  Deputy Gray arrested Jeffrey Glaspey, 47 of Ames on a Boone County warrant.

6-23-2012 1:16 a.m.  Deputy Gray responded to the Ledges State park for a complaint of people being loud in the camp grounds.  Gray arrested the following:  Michelle Riesberg, 41 of Gilbert- possession of marijuana; Chad Parrish, 20 of Gilbert- possession of marijuana, paraphernalia and possession of alcohol; MindySue Hollister, 31 of Des Moines for possession of marijuana and paraphernailia;Ryan Robinson, 25 of Boone for possession  of marijuana, paraphernalia and possession of a dangerous weapon.

06-24-2012   9:15 am  Deputy Pontius responded to X Ave and 270th for a two vehicle accident.  A vehicle, driven by Mollie Southworth,19 of Boone was Southbound on X Ave and failed to yield at a stop sign causing a second vehicle, driven by Scott Turczynski, 41 of Elkhart to strike Southworth's vehicle within the intersection.  Injuries were reported for occupants of both vehicles.  Approximately $48,000 in total damage.  Southworth was cited.

06-25-2012  11:15 am  Deputy Godzicki responded to the 500 block of 200th for a single vehicle accident.  Marissa Elsberry, 17 was cited for fail to maintain control after she lost control of her vehicle and entered a ditch.  No injuries and approximately $2000 in damages.

06-25-2012 11:38 am  Roger Breed, 63 of Madrid reported some criminal mischief damage at his residence within the city of Madrid.  Officer Millsap of Madrid forwarded the complaint to Deputy Pontius to take care of.  Deputy Pontius took care of the complaint.

06-26-2012 2:48 am  Deputy Fangman observed a vehicle at the waterworks.  Upon investigation, Fangman cited Bailey Craven, 20 of Stratford for possession of alcohol underage.

06-27-2012  6:59 am  Deputy Fangman responded to U Ave and 210th Union Pacific crossing for criminal trespass and vandalism.  Union Pacific complained of a golf cart being placed on the tracks and the train striking the cart.  Witnesses state a vehicle was seen in the area.  Investigation is continuing.

06-29-2012 1:15 am  Deputies Fangman and McCormick were responding to a call in West Ames when a deer ran into their path.  Damages to the patrol car are estimated at $3000. A complaint of injury was reported by both occupants.

6-29-12        5:00am Transport Officer transported 3 inmates to Oakdale Medical Clasification in Oakdale IA.  Inmates Hunter Bullock, and Risdale.

6-29-12        9:48am  Deputy Godzicki responded to a complaint of a dispute over newly planted trees that were cut down in the area of the 2300 block of Owl Ln, Madrid.  This is a disputed property line that will need to be addressed in Civil Court.

6-29-12        10:26pm  Transport Officer transported a mental patient to Iowa Lutheran in Des Moines. Completed at 1:30am.

6-29-12        11:39pm  Deputy Fangman responded to a complaint of horse running lose in the area of R27 and 155th. Horse was located running down the roadway. and stopped at 427 P Ave.

6-30-12        8:14am  Sgt. Wingate responded to a complaint of cattle out int he area of 250th and C Ave, Boone. Owner of cattle Jay Rinker was rounding up with neighbors.

6-30-12        11:50am  Sgt Wingate investigated a car vs train at Key Lane Crossing NW of Boone. Clyde A. Joseph 25 of Boone was crossing the Union Pacific Rail road tracks on Key lane when he was struck by an East bound Union Pacific Train.  Joseph died of injuries.  His 1999 Dodge Durango was a total loss. Investigation continuing.

6-30-12        6:51pm  Deputy Ellison responded to a complaint of a theft of a 4x4 harrow section taken from his residence in the 1300 block of Nook Place. Investigation continuing.

6-30-12        10:25pm  Deputy Ellison responded to a complaint of fireworks in the 1900 block of 210th, Boone. Deputy located some people outside but no one would admit to firing off any fireworks.