Press Release - April 2021

April/2021

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On Thursday, April 01, 2021 at approximately 8:45 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Thomas Wayne Darland, 48, of Hazleton.  Darland was arrested on and active arrest warrant for Failure to Appear and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Friday, April 02, 2021 at approximately 10:20 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Matthew Lee Durnil, 35, of Jesup.  Durnil was arrested on and active arrest warrant for Failure to Appear and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.  This arrest was made in the 1700 blk First Street West in Independence.

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On Saturday, April 03, 2021 at approximately 12:10 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Larry Roy Sills, 58, of Walker.  Sills was charged with second offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor) and cited for a Speed Violation.  This arrest was made following a traffic stop near 330th Street and Iowa Avenue.

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On Saturday, April 03, 2021 at approximately 1:05 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ronald Lee Patava, 29, of Vinton.  Patava was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor) and Carry Weapons while Intoxicated/Impaired (serious misdemeanor).  This arrest was made near 330th Street and Freeman Avenue.

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On Saturday, April 03, 2021 at approximately 4:20 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Anthony James Taylor, 38, of Oelwein.  Taylor was charged with third or subsequent Possession of Controlled Substance – Marijuana (aggravated misdemeanor), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor), Interference with Official Acts (simple misdemeanor) and Public Intoxication (simple misdemeanor).  This arrest was made in the 180 blk Jamestown Avenue (Hwy 150) north of Independence after a Deputy stopped to check on a person walking along the roadway.

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On Sunday, April 04, 2021 at approximately 2:10 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Reagan Gabriel Bieber, 26, of Cedar Rapids.  Bieber was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated (serious misdemeanor) and was cited for Open Container, Speed Violation, Operating Non-Registered Vehicle and Failure to Provide Proof of Insurance.  This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 1200 blk Fifth Avenue NE in Independence.

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On Tuesday, April 06, 2021 at approximately 9:30 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Tessa Annette Rose Marion, 27, of Independence.  Marion was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for an original charge of Assault with Intent to Inflict Serious Injury (aggravated misdemeanor.  This arrest was made in the 2200 blk Iowa Avenue.

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On Thursday, April 08, 2021 at approximately 8:30 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Amanda Lynn Heller, 35, of Cedar Rapids.  Heller was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Possession of Controlled Substance (serious misdemeanor) and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Thursday, April 08, 2021 at approximately 9:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested William Jerome Gibbs, 43, of Fairbank.  Gibbs was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Possession of Controlled Substance (aggravated misdemeanor) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor), and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Sunday, April 11, 2021 at approximately 3:30 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested David Neal Bettmeng-Payne, 24, of Oelwein.  Bettmeng-Payne was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Fayette County for an original charge of Assault Causing Bodily Injury (serious misdemeanor) and was geld at the Buchanan County Jail pending transfer to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.  This arrest was made following a traffic stop near the 251 mile marker of Hwy 20.

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On Monday, April 12, 2021 at approximately 12:00 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Raquel Virginia Bowser, 32, of Arlington.  Bowser was arrested on active arrest warrants out of Buchanan County for Probation Violation and held at the Buchanan County Jail.  The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office assisted in this arrest.

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On Monday, April 12, 2021 at approximately 8:30 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Amanda Danielle Bowser, 34, of Westgate.  Bowser was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for an original charge of third degree Theft (aggravated misdemeanor) and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at approximately 12:05 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Christopher Allen Simonson, 19, of Independence.  Simonson was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Probation Violation.  Simonson also had an active arrest warrant out of Linn County.  He was transported to the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at approximately 1:00 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Tyler Beau Andrew Nichols, 35, of Jesup.  Nichols was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and was held the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Thursday, April 15, 2021 at approximately 4:50 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Clayton Allen Bushaw, 26, of Oelwein.  Bushaw was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Probation Violation and also had an active arrest warrant out of Fayette County.  This arrest was made in the 200 blk South Main Street in Hazleton.

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On Thursday, April 15, 2021 at approximately 5:15 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Corrina Clara Smith, 53, of Alburnett.  Smith was arrested on active arrest warrants out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Friday, April 16, 2021 at approximately 1:30 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Travis Earl Hamblin, 29, of Independence.  Hamblin was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Chickasaw County for an original charge of Willful Injury Causing Bodily Injury (class D felony) and was held at the Buchanan County Jail pending transfer to the Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Office.  This arrest was made in the 300 blk First Street East in Independence.

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On Friday, April 16, 2021 at approximately 6:00 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Twanda Kress, 50, of Independence.  Kress was charged with Violation of Protection Order (simple misdemeanor).  This arrest was made in the 600 blk Second Avenue NE in Independence.

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On Friday, April 16, 2021 at approximately 8:25 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Amber Marie Braun, 24, of Waterloo.  Braun was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Saturday, April 17, 2021 at approximately 3:00 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Russell Laverne Kress, 73, of Rowley.  Kress was charged with Violation of Protection Order (simple misdemeanor).  This arrest was made in the 2800 blk Jamestown Avenue (Hwy 150).

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On Sunday, April 18, 2021 at approximately 12:30 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jeremy Lee Elledge, 40, of Waterloo.  Elledge was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and was held at the Buchanan County Jail.  This arrest was made in the 800 blk South Street in Jesup.

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On Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at approximately 6:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Joel Longoria, Jr., 36, of Thompson, IA. Longoria was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Probation Violation and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at approximately 11:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ryan William Eickhoff, 33, of Oelwein.  Eickhoff was arrested on active arrest warrants out of Buchanan County for Forgery (class D felony), fifth degree Theft (simple misdemeanor) and Probation Violation.  Eickhoff was held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at approximately 9:45 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested James Mason Smith, 31, of Waverly.  Smith was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at approximately 2:55 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Cody Mikeal Burgin, 26, of Cedar Rapids.  Burgin was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor) and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Thursday, April 22, 2021 at approximately 3:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Bryce Aaron Messler, 20, of Hawkeye and Drake James Thompson, 18, of West Union.  Messler was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Revoked (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Suspended (simple misdemeanor), Possession of Controlled Substance (serious misdemeanor) and was cited for Possession of Tobacco by Minor, Failure to Display Registration and Failure to Obey Traffic Control Device.  Thompson was charged with Public Intoxication (simple misdemeanor), Interference with Official Acts (simple misdemeanor), Contribute to Delinquency of a Minor (simple misdemeanor) and Possession of Alcohol Under Age (simple misdemeanor). These arrests were made following a traffic stop near 115th Street and Ringgold Avenue.

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On Friday, April 23, 20201 at approximately 1:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Matthew Beatty Birchard, 38, of Quasqueton.  Birchard was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor).  This arrest was made following a traffic stop near Fifth Street and Dubuque Street in Quasqueton.

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On Friday, April 23, 20201 at approximately 1:20 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Faith Ariel Mattson, 22, of Iowa City.  Mattson was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Friday, April 23, 20201 at approximately 9:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Sheena Lorrine Sibert, 31, of Independence.  Sibert was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for an original charge of Assault Causing Injury on Persons in Certain Occupations (aggravated misdemeanor).  This arrest was made in the 2200 blk Iowa Avenue.

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On Friday, April 23, 20201 at approximately 12:30 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Wendell Lee Gaines, 58, of Waterloo.  Gaines was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Friday, April 23, 20201 at approximately 10:15 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Megan Michelle Otto, 31, of Fairbank.  Otto was charged with Assault Causing Injury (serious misdemeanor), Interference with Official Acts (simple misdemeanor) and Trespass (simple misdemeanor).  This arrest was made after an incident in the 200 blk Westline Drive in Hazleton.

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On Saturday, April 24, 2021 at approximately 4:10 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Alexander Donald Petersen. 34, of Brandon.  Petersen was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor).  This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 1200 blk Benton-Buchanan Road.

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On Saturday, April 24, 2021 at approximately 11:00 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Joshua Michael Bailey, 28, of Vinton.  Bailey was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Sunday, April 25, 2021 at approximately 1:35 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested James Richard Beebe, 18, of Independence.  Beebe was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear.  This arrest was made in the 600 blk Seventh Street SW in Independence.

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On Monday, April 26, 2021 at approximately 1:10 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Juwan Kenneth Pernell, Jr., 22, of Independence.  Pernell was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Monday, April 26, 2021 at approximately 9:45 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ellie Elizabeth Christianson, 20, of Guttenberg.  Christianson was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Monday, April 26, 2021 at approximately 2:00 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Justis William Kim Tielebein, 20, of Waterloo.  Tielebein was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Failure to Appear and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at approximately 11:25 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Cassey Shane Richards, 36, of Lamont.  Richards was charged with second degree Robbery (class C felony), second degree Burglary (class C felony), Assault with Intent to Inflict Serious Injury (aggravated misdemeanor), Trespass with Injury (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Revoked (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Suspended (simple misdemeanor), Failure to Have SR22 Insurance (simple misdemeanor) and Operation of Non-Registered Vehicle (simple misdemeanor).  This arrest stems from an incident in the 1700 blk Golf Course Blvd on April 20, 2021.

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On Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at approximately 2:45 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Nathan Bradlee Peterson, 24, of Cedar Rapids.  Peterson was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Probation Violation and held at the Buchanan County Jail.

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On Thursday, April 29, 2021 at approximately 1:15 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Keith Marlon Taylor, 57, of Oelwein.  Taylor was arrested on an active arrest warrant out of Buchanan County for Parole Violation and held at the Buchanan County Jail.