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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Amboy Police

Manuel R. Esquivel, 17, of Amboy; 3:27 p.m. at Amboy Sports Park; illegal squealing/screeching tires; posted bond.

Lee County Sheriff

Debbie A. Rockwell, 55, of Dixon; 12:06 a.m. Monday; Whiteside County warrant – body attachment; given notice to appear in court.

Laurie J. Lathrop, 45, of Dixon; 11:38 p.m. Sunday; warrant – contempt; given notice to appear in court.

Sterling Police

Katherine L. Dewaele, 45, of Tampico; 2:20 p.m. Monday at East Third Street and 16th Avenue; improper lane usage; posted driver’s license.

Ashley R. Hackman, 25, of Dixon; 3:15 p.m. Monday in the 4100 block of East Lincolnway; retail theft, less than $300, criminal trespass to land; given notice to appear in court.

Valeria E. Black, 31, of Sterling; 7:58 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Avenue F; Whiteside County warrant – failure to appear – criminal trespass to land; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Rock Falls Police

Tiffany Nitch, 34, of Rock Falls; 9:38 a.m. Thursday; warrant – contempt of court; posted bond.

Albert Benson, 27, of Sterling; 3:42 p.m. Thursday; warrant – obstructing a court order; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Joseph Jackson III, 20, homeless; 2:22 a.m. Monday; warrant – failure to appear; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Paul Blackburn Jr., 42, of Dixon; Tuesday for an incident that occurred June 12; two counts of burglary to vehicle, stalking; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Ogle County Sheriff

Richard M. Akers, 47, of Mount Morris; Monday; disorderly conduct; posted bond.

Oregon Police

Shana M. Engelkes, 36, of Oregon; 8:47 a.m. July 17 at 10th and Webster streets; disobeying a stop sign.

16-year-old Oregon boy; 9 p.m. July 17 in the 100 block of North Etnyre Avenue; domestic problem; released to his mother with a referral to the state’s attorney’s office.

Zachary M. Prewett, 29, of Rochelle; 3:50 p.m. July 20 in the 100 block of North Daysville Road; speeding.

Paula M. Hawkinson, 49, of Oregon; 4:18 p.m. July 30 in the 100 block of South Fourth Street; operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

Fabian R. Velasco, 22, of Byron, 11:20 a.m. July 21 in the 1200 block of Pines Road; speeding.

Kelli J. Scruggs, 32, of Oregon; 12:30 p.m. July 22 at Fifth and Jefferson streets; disobeying a traffic sign.

Anthony A. Kerce, 35, of Oregon; 9:30 p.m. July 22 in the 1300 block of Pines Road; driving under the influence of alcohol, driving under the influence of alcohol with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, no valid driver’s license, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, possession of a controlled substance; taken to Ogle County Jail.

Rodney F. Avey, 63, of Mount Morris; 5:01 a.m. July 4 at Washington and 10th streets; disobeying a traffic signal.

Michael D. Bruce, 32, of Polo; 12:30 p.m. July 24 in the 100 block of South First Street; driving with a suspended license; taken to Ogle County Jail.

Kendall J. Truitt, 34, of Mount Morris; 7:39 p.m. July 24; warrant – failure to appear – insurance citation; taken to Ogle County Jail.

17-year-old Mount Morris girl; 3:06 a.m. Friday in the 200 block of South Fourth Street; possession of drug paraphernalia. Arrested at the same time was a 17-year-old Freeport boy; consumption as a minor; both released to parents with a referral to the state’s attorney’s office for juvenile delinquency.

Keith A. Staples, 45, of Dixon; 9:32 p.m. Firday in the 800 block of Gale Street; leaving the scene of an accident, failure to report an accident to police authority, improper lane usage, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. Staples also was arrested at 1:03 a.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Gale Street for pedestrians soliciting rides or business.

Lynette R. Piefer, 23, of Warren; 1:42 a.m. Saturday in the 700 block of East Washington Street; failure to notify secretary of state’s office of address change.

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