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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Monday, May 12, 2014

Sterling Police

Thomas DePasquale, 61, of Sterling; 7:12 a.m. Friday at East LeFevre Road and Third Avenue; disobeying a stop sign; posted driver's license.

Traci L. Stratton, 43, of Fulton; 8:23 a.m. Friday at West Third Street and Avenue L; talking on cellphone; given notice to appear in court.

Lynwood A. Gowan, 67, of Rock Falls; 8:45 a.m. Friday at 16th Avenue and East Fifth Street; speeding; posted driver's license.

Letisha K. Long, 31, of Sterling; 8:55 a.m. Friday at Freeport Road and Lynn Boulevard; driving while license suspended; given notice to appear in court.

Alfredo Cervantes, 42, of Sterling; 11:55 a.m. Friday at Woodburn Avenue and West LeFevre Road; talking on cellphone; given notice to appear in court.

Emily Witt, 37, of Sterling; 4:58 p.m. Friday at West LeFevre Road and Oak Grove Avenue; speeding; posted driver's license.

Steven D. Gaumer, 45, of Sterling; 7:39 p.m. Friday on First Avenue Bridge; DUI, DUI over .08, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, driving while license suspended; given notice to appear in court.

Shannon D. Day, 20, of Dubuque, Iowa; 11:09 p.m. Friday at West Sixth Street and Woodburn Avenue; illegal consumption; given notice to appear in court.

Brent L. Brown, 19, of Sterling; 10:58 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of East Third Street; squealing tires; given notice to appear in court.

Michelle R. Wilkinson, 34, of Tampico; 11:20 a.m. Saturday in the 4300 block of East Lincolnway; retail theft, possession of methamphetamine, possession of syringes, improper use of registration, suspended registration, driving while license suspended; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Joyce A. Powers, 77, of Mount Horeb, Wis.; 4:18 p.m. Saturday at East Fourth Street and Ninth Avenue; improper left turn; given notice to appear in court.

Dakota L.G. Bottoms, 19, of Sterling; 9:56 p.m. Saturday at East Fourth Street and 18th Avenue; speeding; given notice to appear in court.

Erica L. Hartzell, 20, of Sterling; 10:08 p.m. Saturday at East Third Street and 16th Avenue; speeding; given notice to appear in court.

Andrew V. Garcia, 16, of Sterling; 10:22 p.m. Saturday at East Fourth Street and 15th Avenue; speeding; given notice to appear in court.

Luis A. Velazquez, 55, of Sterling; 10:35 p.m. Saturday at East Fourth Street and 15th Avenue; talking on cellphone; given notice to appear in court.

Douglas W. Helfrich, 21, of Sterling; 11:48 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of West Third Street; probation violation, criminal damage to property, illegal consumption; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Dixon Police

Dennis R. Donat, 54, no permanent address; 11:56 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of Monroe Ave; Ogle County warrant for failure to appear; taken to Lee County Jail.

Catella F. Miller, 25, of Chicago; 2:22 p.m. Saturday in the 100 block of North Court; driving while license suspended, failure to secure child younger than 8; given notice to appear in court.

Hope K. Chandler, 47, of Amboy; 11:35 p.m. Saturday at Bloody Gulch Road and U.S. Route 52; DUI, illegal transportation of alcohol, no insurance, improper lane usage; posted bond.

State Police

Denise S. Elgin, 20, of Freeport; 10:28 a.m. Thursday at state Route 64 and Woodlawn Road in Ogle County; driving while license suspended, speeding; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Todd A. Conley, 46, of Dixon; 2:18 p.m. Thursday at West 9th Street and Madison Avenue in Dixon; no seat belt, no valid driver's license; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Pharies P. Brown, 23, of Milwaukee, Wis.; 5:43 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; speeding, no valid driver's license; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Hayley R. Rhodes, 21, of Sterling; 9:08 p.m. Thursday at U.S. Route 30 and Miller Road in Lee County; no valid driver's license; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Timothy J. Hicks, 21, of Rochelle; 10 p.m. Thursday on I-39 in Ogle County; no valid driver's license; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

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