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

January 10

A vehicle driven by Simonov Vitaliy of 755 Kentwood St., Philadelphia, PA was turning around in a parking lot in the 32000 block of Ute Ave. and due to icy conditions on the parking lot, slid into a chain link fence. Vehicle damage estimated at $1,500. Property damage estimated at $3,000.

January 9

A 17-year-old, from Waukee, was arrested in the 1300 block of SE LA Grant Pkwy and charged with theft-3rd degree.

January 8

A vehicle driven by Fangfang Xia of 1685 Olson Dr., Waukee, was traveling westbound in the 500 block of SE University Ave. and stopped for a traffic light when a vehicle driven by Grant Frey of 850 SE Mapleleaf Ln., Waukee, was traveling westbound in the 500 block of SE University Ave. and did not stop for non-moving traffic and rear ended Xia’s vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $7,500. Frey was cited for failure to stop in assured clear distance.

January 7

A 15-year-old, from Waukee, was arrested in the 1000 block of 1st Place and charged with theft-4th degree.

A 17-year-old, from Waukee, was arrested in the 1000 block of SE Waco Pl. and charged with theft-4th degree.

January 6

Robin Stottlemyer of 9220 Wendover Rd, West Des Moines, reported a theft of insulin pens and test strips in the 1600 block of SE Holiday Crest Circle. Items taken valued at $370.