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Police/Fire Reports

Police Blotter 05-08-18

Newton Police

Department

• Anthony S. Hinton, 31, of Story City, was arrested on a Story County warrant for probation violation after he turned himself in at 2 a.m. Monday at the Newton Police Department. He was turned over to Story County authorities.

• Athena J. Duncan, 29, of Newton, was arrested on a Jasper County warrant for probation violation after authorities were called at 3:58 p.m. Saturday to 2105 S. Eighth Ave. E. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Adam L. Ozinga, 36, of Newton, was arrested on a Jasper County warrant for probation violation after authorities were called at 11:37 p.m. Friday to 500 E. Third St. S. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Daniel R. Hewitt, 44, of Newton, was charged with operating while under the influence, possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after authorities were called at 12:57 a.m. Thursday to 304 S. Fifth Ave. E. Officers were called about an intoxicated man leaving a residence in a green Ford Focus. Officers found the vehicle and after approaching the vehicle officers found Hewitt, who had bloodshot, watery eyes and smelled of alcohol. Hewitt admitted to consuming alcohol that night and he had a BAC of .245. Officers also found a container with marijuana in it along with additional paraphernalia. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Curtis A. Watson, 29, of Newton, was charged with second-degree theft after authorities were called at 7 p.m. Friday to 1718 First Ave. E. Officers were called about a stolen vehicle and spoke with the victim who said Watson approached her and demanded her keys to see if he had any property in the vehicle because he had been arrested in it two weeks earlier. The victim handed him the keys and he drove away with the vehicle. He was located and taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Joshua A. Miller, 38, was charged with public intoxication after authorities were called at 8:44 p.m. Thursday to 1200 S. 12th Ave. W. Officers were called about a suspicious man and found Miller. When they approached him he sat on the ground and became verbally resistive. Officers noticed he had bloodshot, watery eyes and smelled of alcohol and asked about his alcohol consumption. He said that he had a beer and four shot of vodka that day. He had a BAC more than .08. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Michael J. Roush, 27, of Newton, was charged with possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after authorities pulled him over at 2:34 a.m. Friday in the 1000 block of West Fourth Street South. Officers pulled Roush over for a non functional brake light and found a green pipe sitting on the floor board and Roush admitted to having drug paraphernalia and marijuana wax in the vehicle. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Adam J. Peacock, 39, of Springfield, Mo., was charged with public intoxication after authorities were called at 7:36 p.m. Saturday to the intersection of East Fifth Street South and South Second Avenue East. Officers were called about an intoxicated man and found Peacock who had fallen and was bleeding. He had slurred speech, blood shot eyes and smelled of alcohol. He said he had consumed a lot of alcohol and was unable to stand on his own. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• David K. Crady, 50, of Newton, was charged with public intoxication after authorities were called at 1:53 a.m. Sunday to 300 S. Eighth Ave. W. Officers were called about a man that fell of his bike and found Crady who had bloodshot, watery eyes and smelled of alcohol. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Tanner S. Auten, 28, of Newton, was charged with public intoxication after authorities were called at 2:52 a.m. Sunday to 730 E. Fourth St. N. Officers were called about an intoxicated man who left the hospital. Officers found Auten who had bloodshot, watery eyes and smelled of alcohol. He had been at Skiff Medical Center for stabilization and to sober up. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

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