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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Sterling Police

Jose M. Moreno, 54, of Sterling; 8:35 p.m. Tuesday in the 2300 block of Locust Street; speeding; posted driver’s license as bond.

Rock Falls Police

Klinton Hodge, 25, of Prophetstown; 9:22 p.m. Friday; driving while license revoked, possession of cannabis 10 to 30 grams; given notice to appear in court.

Brian Howard, 35, of Rock Falls; 11:30 p.m. Sunday; warrant; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Joseph Williamson, 35, of Rock Falls; 6 p.m. Saturday; domestic battery, criminal trespass to real property; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Dixon Police

Melissa A. Eads, 36, of Joliet; 3:47 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of South Galena Avenue; driving while license suspended, speeding; released on individual bond.

Courtney Y. Engelkes, 22, of Dixon; 12:08 a.m. Monday on Walnut Drive; Ogle County warrant for failure to appear; posted bond and was released.

Polo Police

Phillip L. Fossler, 71, of Polo; 2 p.m. Feb. 28; passing a stopped school bus; issued individual bond and released.

Raymond R. Forney, 67, of Forreston; 3:10 p.m. Wednesday; passing a stopped school bus; issued individual bond and released.

Beau T. Bunders, 18, of Polo; 2:35 p.m. Friday; speeding; issued individual bond and released.

Adam J. Powell, 23, of Sterling; 12:47 a.m. Saturday; driving under the influence of alcohol, making an improper turn, failure to signal when required; taken to Ogle County Jail.

William H. Gill, 23, of Dixon; 3:50 p.m. Sunday; speeding; issued individual bond and released.

Thomas Michael Steinbuck Jr., 53, of Elk Grove Village; 6:38 p.m. Sunday; speeding; issued individual bond and released.

Lee County
Sheriff

Tara Lee Sheridan, 35, of Dixon; 5:36 p.m. Sunday; warrant for failure to appear – contempt; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Michael Patrick Davis, 24, of Amboy; 3:55 p.m. Sunday; Ogle County warrant; held at Lee County Jail.

Adam M. T. Marciniak, 23, of Dixon; 3:45 p.m. Sunday; possession of drug paraphernalia; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

16-year-old girl; 1:39 p.m. Sunday; battery; released to her parents.

Ryan James Clarida, 25, of Dixon; 3;12 a.m. Sunday; driving under the influence; posted bond and given notice to appear in court,

David J. Esquivel, 41, of Amboy; 4:28 p.m. Saturday; domestic battery; held at Lee County Jail.

Robert S. Wiles, 34, of Rock Falls; 11:36 p.m. Friday; driving while license revoked; posted bond and given notice to appear in court,

Salvatore Ferlauto, 51, of Bureau; 3:55 p.m. Friday; warrant for defacing identification marks on a firearm; held at Lee County Jail and given notice to appear in court.

Joseph Ferlauto, 48, of Bureau; 3:44 p.m. Friday; warrant for defacing identification marks on a firearm and possession of a firearm without Firearm Owners Identification card; held at Lee County Jail and given notice to appear in court.

Christopher Michael Styve, 36, of Amboy; 2:10 p.m. Friday; warrant for failure to appear – contempt; held at Lee County Jail and given notice to appear in court.

Amy Dee Smith, 41, of Montgomery; 1:34 p.m. Friday; Whiteside County warrant; held at Lee County Jail.

Ogle County
Sheriff

Christopher D. Bamborough, 25, of Polo; 6:15 a.m. Sunday on North Leaf River Road; driving under the influence of alcohol; taken to Ogle County Jail, posted bond and given notice to appear in court,

Christopher Wetzel, 34, of Oregon; Friday; warrant for failure to appear; given notice to appear in court.

Jeremy Cargle, 20, of Chicago; warrant for petition to revoke; given notice to appear in court.

Zachary Popp, 19, of Oregon; warrant for unlawful failure to register as a sex offender; given notice to appear in court,.

Derek Coursey, 21, of Dixon; warrant for failure to appear; posted bond and has no further court appearances required.

Yesenia Avendano, 36, of Davis Junction; warrants for failure to appear and operating uninsured motor vehicle; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

One injured in

single-vehicle crash

OGLE COUNTY – A DeKalb man was taken to OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford on Saturday after a single-vehicle crash at South Malta and Woodlawn roads.

Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the scene at 7:54 a.m. An investigation revealed that a 2002 Honda Accord driven by Jacob S. Bidstrup, 22, was westbound on South Malta Road when Bidstrup failed to stop at the intersection. His vehicle struck a snowbank on the west side of Woodlawn Road, went airborne, and came to rest in a field.

Bidstrup was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence and issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. He was given a notice to appear in court. He was treated at Rochelle Community Hospital before he was taken to OSF Saint Anthony. Bidstrup’s condition was unavailable Monday.

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