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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Saturday, July 5, 2014

Sterling Police

Damon L. Ellis, 22, of Calumet; 2:29 p.m. Wednesday at Avenue G bridge; no insurance; given notice to appear.

Jessica C. Miniel, 21, of Sterling; 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at West Third Street and Avenue G; no valid driver's license; given notice to appear.

Jeremy P. Walters, 39, of Sterling; 11 p.m. Wednesday at Sterling Police Department; Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear – violation of order of protection; posted $175 cash bond.

James P. Kenney, 51, of Sterling; 9:25 a.m. Thursday at Sterling Police Department; Lee County warrant for failure to appear – contempt of court; posted $300 cash bond.

Patrick J. Liston, 57, of Sterling; 12:58 p.m. Thursday at Avenue G and West 18th Street; driving under the influence and expired registration; given notice to appear.

Becky K. Merritt, 55, of Sterling; 1:55 p.m. Thursday at Sterling Police Department; Whiteside County warrant for obstructing court order; posted $300 cash bond.

Preston T. Thompson, 25, of Sheffield; 6:07 p.m. Thursday a East Third Street and 18th Avenue; speeding; driver's license bond.

Dixon Police

Vanessa L. Emmole, 25, of Dixon; 12:26 a.m. Thursday in the 200 block of West First Street; Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear – violation of court supervision/driving under the influence; posted bond and given notice to appear.

Paulino Martinez, 24, of Dixon; 2:47 p.m. Thursday in the 100 block of Highland Avenue; driving with no valid driver's license and no insurance; posted bond.

Rhonda K. Gaumer, 52, of Dixon; 12:22 a.m. Friday in the 800 block of Palmyra Street; driving under the influence, improper lane usage and illegal transportation of alcohol; given notice to appear.

Matthew L. Lance, 44, of Dixon; 1:50 a.m. Friday in the 1100 block of North Galena Avenue; driving under the influence, speeding and operating an uninsured vehicle; given notice to appear.

Morrison Police

Chad L. Ottens, 37, of Morrison; 2:33 a.m. June 29 in the 200 block of East Lincolnway; driving while license suspended, driving under the influence of alcohol; taken to Whiteside County Jail and released with notice to appear.

Brandon L. Belcher, 23, of Morrison; June 27; unlawful use of electronic device while driving – texting; issued citation.

Thomas J. O'Neal, 21, of Morrison; June 27; illegal transportation of alcohol; issued citation.

Daniel H. Kies, 65, of Clinton, Iowa; June 28; speeding; issued citation.

Hannah G. Norman, 17, of Morrison; June 28; failure to wear seat belt; issued citation.

Carol J. Frias, 41, of Morrison; June 28; failure to wear seat belt; issued citation.

James E. Sauter, 65, of Mount Vernon, Iowa; June 28; failure to secure child; issued citation.

Scotty A. Denning, 22, of Morrison; June 29; improper lighting – bicycle; issued citation.

Mark R. Wilkinson, 49, of Walnut; June 30; disobeying traffic control device; issued citation.

Amboy Police

Boy, 17, of Amboy; 10:16 p.m. Wednesday; resisting or obstructing a peace officer; released to his parents.

Christel M. Harbo, 31, of Amboy; 7 p.m. June 25 at Wasson Road and Josiah Avenue; speeding; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Shay A. Bubnack, 23, of Stillman Valley; 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Mason Avenue and Bacon Street; speeding; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Bridget M. Feldbauer, 30, of Des Plaines; 6:51 p.m. Thursday at Mason Avenue and Wasson Road; unlawful use of cellphone without hands-free device; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Jessica A. Martinez, 29, of Montgomery; 7:10 p.m. Thursday at Mason Avenue and Bluff Street; speeding; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Esperanza Ramirez, 48, of Aurora; 8 p.m. Thursday at Mason Avenue and Wasson Road; unlawful use of cellphone without hands-free device; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Mohammad A. Ashour, 57, of Mendota; 11:28 p.m. Thursday at Mason Avenue and Bluff Street; speeding; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Katherine Tiffany Hagenbuch, 23, of Normal; 10:44 a.m. Friday in the 300 block of North Mason Avenue; speeding; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Amelia Plass, 23, of Chicago; 11:42 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of North Mason Avenue; unlawful use of cellphone without hands-free device; issued citation and released after posting bond.

Lee County Sheriff

Chanelle Paige Walker, 24, of Freeport; 11:48 p.m. Wednesday; warrant for failure to appear – bad check; held at Lee County Jail and given notice to appear.

Gilberto Lopez-Martine, 30, of Rock Falls; 12:01 p.m. Wednesday; warrant for failure to appear – contempt; posted bond and given notice to appear.

Paige Lynette Rockwood, 22, of Rockford; 3:34 a.m. Wednesday; warrant for failure to appear – retail theft, warrant for failure to appear – rule to show cause; posted bond and given notice to appear.

Ogle County Sheriff

Jorge Carreno Jr., 27, of Davis Junction; 12:58 a.m. Thursday on Azalea Avenue in Davis Junction; aggravated domestic battery; taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

James Murawski, 53, of Downers Grove; Wednesday; warrant for failure to appear; appeared in court, posted bond and given notice to appear.

State Police

Carol L. Judy, 66, of Morris; 11:02 p.m. Monday on Interstate 88 in Whiteside County; improper lane usage; issued citation.

Sonia N. Santana, 27, of Rock Falls; 2:17 p.m.; Tuesday at U.S. Route 30 and Habben Road in Whiteside County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident; issued citation.

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