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Police/Fire Reports

Police and fire reports for Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Sterling Police

Michael A. Gallegos, 20, of Sterling; 4:57 a.m. Monday at East Fifth Street and 16th Avenue; driving under the influence, driving under the influence with blood alcohol content greater than .08, driving while license suspended, no insurance; given notice to appear in court.

16-year-old girl from of Sterling; 12:22 p.m. Monday at 23rd and Locust streets; speeding; posted driver’s license as bond.

Julie A. Deetz, 52, of Rock Falls; 2:11 p.m. Monday at Locust and West Second streets; no insurance; given notice to appear in court.

Dawn M. Spencer, 59, of Sterling; 2:19 p.m. Monday at West 23rd and Locust streets; speeding; posted driver’s license as bond.

Rock Falls Police

Douglas Tretteen, 53, of Rock Falls; 4:45 p.m. Dec. 31; theft; given notice to appear in court.

Austin Hey, 18, of Rock Falls; 7:28 a.m. Monday; resisting a peace officer, obstructing a peace officer; bonded out.

David Jackley, 44, of Sterling; 12:58 p.m. Monday; no insurance, no valid registration; posted driver’s license as bond.

Sinata Jinadu, 18, of Sterling; 10;12 p.m. Monday; operating uninsured vehicle; posted driver’s license as bond.

Normita Torres, 45, of Rock Falls; 7:51 p.m. Monday; operating uninsured vehicle, no valid driver’s license; given notice to appear.

Oregon Police

Richard D. Underhile, 47, of Dixon; 4 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of South Fourth Street; no safety inspection sticker; issued citation.

Scott A. Ghibellini, 18, of Oregon; 3:36 p.m. Saturday and Sixth and Adams streets; disobeying a stop sign; issued citation.

James S. Prather, 28, of Amboy; 5:18 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of North Fourth Street; no front/rear registration plate, operating uninsured motor vehicle; issued citations.

Annelise Johnson, 28, of Elgin; 4:05 p.m. Sunday; Ogle County warrant for speeding; taken to Ogle County Jail.

Whiteside
County Sheriff

Nicholas J. Garza, 25, of Prophetstown; 3:27 p.m. Friday at West Sixth and Emery streets in Prophetstown; no valid driver’s license, operating uninsured motor vehicle; released with further charges pending.

Jesse I. Stout, 30, of Morrison; 5:55 p.m. Monday in Morrison; unlawful possession of hypodermic needle or syringe, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, obstructing a peace officer; held in lieu of bond at Whiteside County Jail.

Christina E. Riojas, 23, of Fulton; 11:44 p.m. Monday at state Routes 84 and 136; driving while license suspended, no rear registration light; given notice to appear in court.

Lee County Sheriff

Ragan S. Roath, 22, of Dixon; 5 p.m. Monday; warrant for contempt, Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear – retail theft; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Ogle County
Sheriff

Jeremy P. Walters, 39, of Sterling; Monday; warrant for contempt of court; given notice to appear in court.

State Police

Ezeqiuel Gonzalez-Lopez, 34, of Belvidere; 4:25 p.m. Monday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; no valid driver’s license – suspended, no insurance; issued individual bond and given notice to apepar in court.

Guillermo Sanchea-Zarate, 33, of Belvidere; 4:25 p.m. Monday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; Boone County warrant for failure to apepar – possession of fraudulent ID card – driving unlicensed; held at Ogle County Jail and given notice to appear in court.

Ryan M. Voss, 27, of Rochelle; 12:15 p.m. Monday at Intersate 38 and Lincoln Highway in Rochelle; Lee County warrant for contempt of court; held at Ogle County Jail.

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