It should be noted a criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


October 16, 2018


A 27 year old female West Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for OWI.


Two single vehicle accidents were reported in the 17000 block of Highway 141 Diagonal. No injuries reported. Damage to each vehicle estimated around $500.


A 25 year old male Johnston resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


A 40 year old female St. Charles resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of harassment.


An 18 year old male Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


October 17, 2018


A 23 year old male Winterset resident was arrested in the 33500 block of Ute Avenue in Waukee for OWI.


A deer-vehicle accident was reported in the 19000 block of T Avenue. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $6,000.


October 18, 2018


A 29 year old male Stuart resident was arrested on a warrant for theft.


A 27 year old male Johnston resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of theft.


A two vehicle accident was reported in the 32000 block of Highway 169. No injuries reported. Damage estimated at $1,500.


October 19, 2018


A 57 year old male Minburn resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of theft.


October 20, 2018


A 45 year old female Des Moines resident was arrested in the 19000 block of Highway 141 Diagonal for domestic assault causing injury.


A 36 year old male West Des Moines resident was arrested in the 31000 block of 335th St., for OWI and failure to maintain control.


A 21 year old male Boone resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of assault with intent of injury and criminal mischief.


A single vehicle accident was reported on El Paso Way just south of Old Highway 6. No injuries reported. Driver was cited for failure to maintain control and failure to provide proof of financial liability.


A deer-vehicle accident was reported in the 35000 block of Maffit Lake Road. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $1,500.


October 21, 2018


A 44 year old female Adel resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of assault.


October 22, 2018


A 28 year old male Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession of a controlled substance, burglary and trespassing.


A 22 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of theft.


A 39 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of unauthorized use of a credit card.


A two vehicle accident was reported on Sugar Grove Avenue. One driver was taken to Mercy Main by Dallas County EMS. Damage to both vehicles estimated at $6,0000. One driver was cited for failure to stop in assured clear distance.