*A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


April 25, 2017


Curtis Matthew Sparks, age 18 of 4034 Easton Boulevard, Des Moines was arrested on warrants for failure to appear on the original charges of driving under suspension and driving under suspension-no insurance.


Shawn Michael Lane, age 38 of 1417 7th St., Perry was arrested on a warrant for violation of parole.


April 24, 2017


Michael Harvey Cooley of 27280 Wildwood Drive, Adel reported two of his vehicles being burglarized while parked in the driveway. No damage to the vehicles was reported.


John Phillip Tafta Jr., age 36 of 609 Carol Lane, Minburn was cited and released at 31168 Ashworth Road, Waukee for driving under suspension and failure to provide proof of financial liability.


Patrick Jon Flater, age 47 of 24721 347th Street, Van Meter was arrest in the 30000 block of K Avenue for OWI 1st Offense.


April 23, 2017


Terri Jean Lamb of Redfield reported the theft of items from trailers on property she owns at 28151 Amarillo Avenue.


Benyenmin Ardalon Zargarian, age 35 of 105 Percival Avenue, Dallas Center was arrested while incarcerated at the Dallas County Jail for violation of a no contact order.


William Cochenour, age 24 of 1019 Greene Street, Adel was arrested at the 111 mile marker of Interstate 80 for driving while barred.


Harold Eugene Rolston of 709 2nd Street, Redfield reported the theft of copper welding wire from property he owns at 29369 H Ave.


Gary Lee Bundy Jr., age 43 of 102 W Second Street, Rippey was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while suspended.


Bradley Jensen of Dexter was traveling in the 23000 block of 360th when he struck a deer with his motorcycle. Jensen was transported to Methodist West by Madison County EMS. Damage to the motorcycle estimated at $8,000.


April 22, 2017


Escobedo Saul Nevarez, age 50 of 2112 Warford Street, Perry was arrested in the 28000 block of 141st Street, for OWI and failure to have valid driver’s license.


Gregory Dean Wahman, age 45 of 507 Maple Street, Dexter was arrested at Delta and Old Highway 6 for domestic assault.


April 21, 2017


David Jay Salgado, age 44 of 516 Main Street, Adel was arrested in the 27500 block of 360th Street, and Richland for possession of drug paraphernalia, driving while revoked and also served a warrant for probation violation-original charge of OWI.


Nick Siedelmann of 25045 Beaumont Avenue, reported the theft of sheep from his property.


Chelsea Elizabeth Wendling, age 23 of 346 Seventh Street, Marion was arrested at the 110 mile marker of Interstate 80 for possession of marijuana.


Bailey Arlene Snider, age 21 of 101 SW 36th Ave., Cedar Rapids was arrested at the 110 mile marker of Interstate 80 for possession of marijuana.


Shelby Lynn Weis, age 40 of 611 W Adams St., Creston was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of theft.


April 20, 2017


Mackenzie Paul Deaton, age 26 of 105 ½ E Railroad Street, Mingo was cited and released for driving while suspended and failure to provide insurance.


Jacob Chase Baughman, age 18 of 207 Chestnut Street, Minburn was arrested at South 15th Street, and Main for possession of marijuana.


April 19, 2017


Skylar Jordan Higgins, age 25 of 426 NW School Street, Ankeny was arrested in the 22000 block of T Avenue, for public intoxication and driving under suspension.


April 18, 2017


Robert Wiggs of DeSoto was cited for failure to maintain control after swerving to avoid an animal and struck a parked vehicle on Madison St., in DeSoto.