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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Monday, Feb. 26, 2018


Victoria D. Dingman, 18, of Sterling; 2 p.m. Friday in the 700 block of First Avenue; speeding; given a notice to appear in court.

Angel M.L. Freas, 18, of Rock Falls; 3:32 p.m. Friday at Dixon Avenue and McNeil Road; driving while license suspended; given a notice to appear in court.

Jarod L. Burger, 38, of Rock Falls; 4:21 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of Seventh Avenue; Whiteside County warrant for failure to pay or appear on a 2012 misdemeanor DUI conviction; posted $375 bond.

Blaine A. Fenton, 26, of Rock Falls; 11:11 a.m. Friday in the 1200 block of Dixon Avenue; Whiteside County warrant for failure to pay on time in a 2012 burglary conviction; given a March 28 court date.

Dylan Tyler Fargher, 23, of Rock Falls; 7:59 p.m. Friday in the 200 block of Avenue C; Lee County warrant for failure to appear in court on a no insurance case; posted bond.

Dayton J. Hicks, 21, of Walnut; 12:42 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Second Street; unlawful use of weapons, possession of a stolen firearm (both felonies), possession of a firearm in public, possession of a firearm without a FOID card and possession of ammunition without a FOID card, plus failure to appear on a Whiteside County warrant in a 2014 trespassing and illegal consumption of liquor as a minor case; taken to Whiteside County Jail; bond set at $50,000.

Girl, 17, of Rock Falls; 8:56 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of Arland Street; aggravated battery of an officer; released to parent.

Roddy L. Tedder, 30, of Rock Falls; 10:05 a.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of U.S. Route 30; Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear in a Jan. 19 case charging him with two counts of aggravated DUI and aggravated fleeing (both felonies), and suspended license, no insurance, speeding and illegal transportation of alcohol; bond set Monday at $30,000.

Lawrence T. McGinn, 69, of Sterling; 1:22 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of First Avenue; no insurance; given a notice to appear in court.


Kaleb D. Sheffield, 20, of Polo; 6:32 p.m. Feb. 18; Carroll County warrant for contempt in a 2017 consumption of liquor as a minor case; taken to Ogle County Jail; posted $150 bond Friday.

Garrett M. VanDrew, 19, of Polo; 7:58 p.m. Wednesday; speeding; released on an individual bond.

Andrew J. Swift, 31, of Polo; 11:48 p.m. Thursday; Ogle County warrant in a 2017 failure to reduce speed case; taken to Ogle County Jail; released Friday on a $2,000 recognizance bond.


Jonna R. Surratt, 36, of Oregon; 12:29 p.m. at Wasson Road an North East Avenue; speeding; cited.


George Bruno Guzman, 22, of Rochelle; 3:22 p.m. Sunday; no insurance, driving while license suspended, speeding; posted $2,000 bond.


Willard Bryant, 56, of Dunlap; 3:51 p.m. Sunday on Pilgrim Road just over the Whiteside County border; driving while license suspended, no valid license, no insurance; taken to Ogle County Jail.


Xavier Lovell Brown, 23, of Des Moines, Iowa; 10:42 a.m. Sunday; driving while license suspended, resisting arrest, speeding, no seat belt; posted $1,500 bond.

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