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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Friday, Aug. 30, 2013

Dixon Police

Timothy L. Ohda, 56, of Dixon; 10 a.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of South Hennepin Avenue; failure to report striking an unattended vehicle; given notice to appear in court.

James L. Moore, 31, of Amboy; 11:40 a.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of South Highland Avenue; driving with a suspended license, operating a vehicle with an expired registration sticker; posted I-Bond.

Cody A. Thomas, 21, of Dixon; 1 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of Grant Avenue; warrant – domestic battery, State Police warrant – felony theft; taken to Lee County Jail.

Bethany E. Dixon, 26, and Melinda L. Vos, 52, both of Dixon; 2:15 p.m. Wednesday at Walmart; retail theft, less than $300; both posted bond.

16-year-old boy; 5:15 p.m. Wednesday; domestic battery; released to a family member.

Lee County

17-year-old girl; 7:07 p.m. Wednesday; two counts of battery.

Carl E. Granskog, 20, of Dixon; 2:45 p.m. Wednesday; aggravated battery, Illinois Department of Corrections, Whiteside County warrants; taken to Lee County Jail.

Peyton C. Rodeffer, 18, of Norwalk, Iowa; warrant – theft; taken to Lee County Jail.

Amboy Police

James R. McAllister, 27, of Amboy; 6:26 p.m. Wednesday at Davis and Pearl streets; driving with a suspended license; taken to Lee County Jail.

David A. Curley, 26, of Amboy; 7:20 p.m. Wednesday on Wasson Road; battery; taken to Lee County Jail.

Whiteside County Sheriff

Leslie R. Valiquette, 34, of Rock Falls; 8:30 p.m. Monday; warrant – contempt of court; posted $300.

Ogle County

Robert L. Brown, 45, of Polo; 4:36 a.m. Thursday in the 2000 block of Pines Road; driving with a revoked license, no valid insurance, no valid registration; taken to Ogle County Jail.

Amanda Losoya, 22, of Rochelle; Thursday; warrant – failure to appear; posted $346.

Mark W. Durham, 43, of Rochelle; Thursday; warrant – petition to revoke; taken to Ogle County Jail.

Todd C. Reiniche, 58, of Oregon; Thursday in the 6000 block of state Route 2; driving with a revoked license, no insurance; posted bond.

State Police

Curtis T. Moorefield, 42, of Mountain City, Tenn.; 2:08 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39, Lee County; no valid commercial driver’s license, speeding; posted I-Bond.

Ciara S. Donley, 21, of Clinton, Iowa; 5:43 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 88, Whiteside County; driving with a suspended license, speeding; posted I-Bond.

Beth A. Neitzke, 45, of Gays Mills, Wis.; 5:53 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39, Ogle County; driving under the influence, speeding, improper lane usage; posted $300.

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