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

February 23

A 17-year-old reported a hit and run a Junction of Hwy 6 & R16. Her vehicle sustained pproximately $600 in damages.

February 21

A property damage accident involving Stefanie Ann Lourens, age 24, 5801 SE 14th St, apt. 95, Des Moines, Ia. lost control of her vehicle in the 1300 Blk. of Hwy 169 and went into the ditch. approximately $3,000 damage. Lourens was cited for failure to maintain control.

Kiarha Rae Steece, age 25, 1404 Greene St. apt. 18, Adel, Ia. reported the windshield had been broken out of her car. Damages were approximately $250.

February 19

A property damage accident involved John Larry Wright, age 75, 309 S. 11th St., Adel, Ia. and a 17-year-old from Adel at Nile Kinnick Dr. and Court St. The sun was in the individual’s eyes and their car slid into the back of Wright’s vehicle causing approximately $500 in damage.

Brianna Kathleen Grantham, age 19, 825 3rd St., Allison, Ia. was arrested on a Polk County warrant for failure to appear.

February 18

An accident in the 25000 Blk. of Hwy 6 east of Adel involved Nicholas Jeffrey Mylan, age 20, 2005 Prospect Ave., West Des Moines, Ia., Mylan hit one of two dogs that ran into the travel portion of the road. Approximately $100 damage to Mylan’s vehicle.

February 12

A 17-year-old from Minburn was cited for unlawful passing of a school bus.

February 11

Theresa Foster, manager of River Vista Trailer Park, reported a fire hydrant was hit with approximately $1,000 damage.