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Police/Fire Reports

Police and fire reports for Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

Zachary J. T. Cheshiet, 22, of Sterling; 7:32 a.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of Fourth Avenue; driving too fast for conditions; posted driver’s license as bond.

Tina M. Bell, 48, of Sterling; 12:45 p.m. Wednesday at Walmart, 4115 E. Lincolnway; two counts of felony retail theft; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Michael J. Mitchell, 42, of Sterling; 6:47 p.m. Wednesday on Avenue J; violation of order of protection; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Luis A. Lopez, 28, of Sterling; 9:20 p.m. Wednesday at West Sixth Street and Avenue H; no valid driver’s license; given notice to appear in court.

Jorge A. Garcia, 44, 11:32 p.m. Wednesday at Locust and East Sixth streets; operating uninsured motor vehicle; given notice to appear in court.

Ernesto I. Gasper, 20, Santos Calel-Velasco, 18, and Esau Rafael Santiago, 18, all of Sterling; 11:32 p.m. Wednesday at Locust and East Sixth streets; failure to wear seat belt; each given notice to appear in court.

Rock Falls Police

Douglas Edwards, 49, of Rock Falls; 2:17 p.m. Jan. 31; two counts of theft; given notice to appear in court.

Lee County Sheriff

Anthony James Frey, 20, of Dixon; 11:20 a.m. Wednesday; warrant for contempt – non-payment of fine; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Gary Daniel Hazelwood, 21, of Dixon; 9:59 a.m. Wednesday; two Ogle County warrants for failure to appear – speeding; posted bond and released.

Ogle County
Sheriff

Damien Campbell, 23, of Byron; Wednesday; warrant for failure to appear; appeared in court, paid bond, and was given notice to appear in court.

Allison Rossberg, 28, of Rockford; Wednesday; warrant for criminal trespass to property; released on recognizance bond and given notice to appear in court.

State Police

Katheryn M. Corwell, 46, of Sterling; 7:01 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

James P. Pryzdia, 46, of New Lenox; 10:30 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

Rafael Gomez-Tlatoa, 32, of Fitchburg, Wis.; 1:09 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; improper lane usage, driving while license suspended; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Edith Romero-Munguia, 30, of Madison, Wis.; 1:33 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; no valid driver’s license; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Meagon C. Willhite, 22, of Morrison; 7:50 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. Route 30 just west of Hillside Road in Whiteside County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

Cytyois Bills, 49, of Davis Junction; 8:23 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; driving too fast for conditions; issued citation.

Carol A. Drew, 44, of Dixon; 7:02 a.m. Wednesday at state Route 2 and Mound Hill Road in Lee County; driving too fast for conditions; issued citation.

German Coyomani-Meyo, 22, of Rochelle; 6:15 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; improper lane usage, no valid driver’s license; issued citations.

Eric N. Anderson, 25, of Eau Claire, Wis.; 9:36 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

Ceola W. LeBlanc, 48, of Dixon; 7:24 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; following too closely; issued citation.

Istiaq Masih, 36, of Allen, Texas; 10:25 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

One injured in two-vehicle crash Wednesday

OGLE COUNTY – A Waterman woman was hurt Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 39 in Ogle County.

State police responded to the scene at 7:38 a.m. An investigation revealed that a vehicle driven by Shannon D. Woodham, 26, of DeKalb, was northbound in the passing lane on Interstate 39 when an unidentified semi changed lanes, striking Woodham’s vehicle. Her vehicle came to rest in the median, while the semi continued northbound without stopping.

Woodham was uninjured. A passenger in her vehicle, Lyne A. Meyerholz, 39, was taken to OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford by Monroe Center ambulance. Meyerholz’s condition was unavailable Thursday.

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