Sirens 9/21

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Numerous hogs die in semi crash

Michael Brown, 22, of Sioux City, was cited for failure to maintain control his vehicle at 3:14 p.m. on Sept. 14 along Highway 86 near the Minnesota border. He was transporting a load of hogs in his semi-tractor trailer and rolled his trailer while attempting to navigate a curve. Numerous pigs escaped and 49 died in the incident. The Iowa State Patrol, Dickinson County Emergency Management, Milford Fire and Rescue, Spirit Lake Ambulance, the Dickinson County Sheriff's Department, the Okoboji Police Department and the Division of Criminal Investigation provided help in rounding up the escaped hogs.

K-9 sniff leads to charges

At approximately 5:38 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13, a silver Toyota Camry driven by Jason Breems, 22, Spirit Lake was stopped by the Spirit Lake Police Department on 15th Street just west of Memphis Avenue for complaint of erratic driving. Upon further investigation, the Spirit Lake Police Department's K "Zeke" conducted a sniff around the free air of above vehicle. Located inside the vehicle was drug paraphernalia and marijuana.

Jason Breems was arrested on the following charges: Possession of Controlled Substance-- marijuana, (serious misdemeanor) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor)

* Miles Buhr, 19, Spirit Lake was cited for possession of paraphernalia and possession of alcohol under the legal age at 3:02 a.m. at the 800 block of 16th street parking lot on Sept. 10.

* Sierra Miller, 19, Spirit Lake was cited for possession of paraphernalia and possession of alcohol under the legal age at 3:02 a.m. at the 800 block of 16th street parking lot on Sept. 10.

* Joel Seeliger, 18 , Spirit Lake was cited for possession of paraphernalia and possession of alcohol under the legal age at 3:02 a.m. at the 800 block of 16th street parking lot on Sept. 10.

* Randy Gathercole, 55, Spirit Lake was cited for an OWI second offense at 12:13 a.m. at Gary and Lake Street on Sept. 8.

* Aaron Ball, 24, Milford, was arrested on warrant at 11:30 a.m. at Compass Pointe on Sept. 8.

* Kenneth Scott, 48, Spirit Lake, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and public intoxication at 1:18 a.m. at the 900 block of 22nd street on Sept. 6.

* Douglas Foxhill, 53, Estherville, was cited for an OWI second offense at 10:31 p.m. at Highway 9 and 255th Ave. on Sept. 5.

* Ryan Mullin, 36, Pleasant Hill, was cited for public intoxication at 1:54 a.m. at 13915 Center Drive on Sept. 3.

* Jesse Payne, 29, Spirit Lake, was cited for Serious Domestic Assault at 10:40 p.m. at 1605 Jackson Street on Sept. 3.

* Brittney Lewis, 23, Spirit Lake was cited for forgery at 4:25 p.m. at 1 27th Street on Aug. 31.

* Darren Fullerton, 45, Ocheyedan, was cited for third-degree burglary and simple theft at 1:20 p.m. at St. Alban's Church on Aug. 30.

* Douglas Stueven, 49, Spirit Lake was cited for unrestrained dog bite and possible vicious dog at 11:20 p.m. at 2501 Center Lake Drive on Aug. 30.

* Darren Fullerton, 45, Ocheydan, was cited for public intoxication -- third offense and public consumption at 6 p.m. at 10th and Hill on Aug. 29.

* Michael Smith, 29, Spirit Lake, was cited for public intoxication and indecent exposure at 4 a.m. at 1502 Jackson Ave. on Aug. 28.

* Zachary Smith, 25, Spirit Lake, was cited for public intoxication at 8:43 a.m. at 1218 Ithaca Avenue on Aug. 28.

* Tyler Kissner, 24, Spirit Lake, was cited for public intoxication at 1:35 p.m. at 15th and Keokuk Ave. on Aug. 28.

* Darren Fullerton, 45, Ocheydan, was cited for public intoxication second offense at 4:43 p.m. at Highway 9 and Lake Street on Aug. 28.

* George Ladehoff, 21, Milford, was arrested on warrant at 9:34 p.m. at the Subway in Spirit Lake on Aug. 27.

* Mark Torjesen, 42, Spirit Lake, was cited for an OWI, PCS and possession of drug paraphernalia at 7:20 p.m. at Sunner and 36th Street on Aug. 26.

* Donald Hendrickson, 19, Spirit Lake, was cited for assault at 10:18 a.m. at 704 9th Street on Aug. 25.

* Bailey Eckmen, 18, Spirit Lake, was cited for theft of the 5th degree at 7 p.m. at Wal-Mart on Aug. 25.

* Andre Enge, 18, Milford, was cited for driving while license suspended at 1:40 a.m. at the 600 block of 28th Street on Aug. 24.

* Benjamin Stacey, 28, Spirit Lake, was cited for having a dog at large at 11:14 a.m. at 1901 Erie Avenue on Aug. 23.