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SIRENS 8-27-08

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Spencer man charged with theft

Luis Escalante-Mejia, 25, Spencer, was charged with fourth-degree theft, unauthorized use of a credit card and public intoxication following an investigation at 3:36 p.m. Friday in the 10 block of West Park Street in Spencer.

A Clay County deputy observed suspicious activity by a man later identified at Escalante-Mejia. The deputy administered a field sobriety test and placed Escalante-Mejia under arrest for public intoxication.

After conducting a pat-down search, the deputy found a wallet containing a VFW card with someone else's name on it. The deputy also found several other items in Escalante-Mejia's pocket that belonged to the other person.

Deputies later learned the wallet had been stolen and the credit card had been used at a Spencer convenience store. Escalante-Mejia was held in jail to appear before a magistrate.

Everly man charged with striking teenager

Howard Cross, 30, Everly, was charged with simple assault following an incident Monday, Aug. 18, in the 200 block of Adams Street in Everly. A deputy received an assault complaint from a 16-year-old male from Everly and deputies determined an incident took place.

Cross was contacted at 7:39 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, and placed under arrest. He was given a citation and released.

ARRESTS

* Susan Stearns, 46, Ruthven, was charged with first-offense operating while intoxicated at 11:46 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in the 3300 block of 320th Street. She was held in jail to appear before a magistrate.

* Roberto Sebastian-Agular, 35, Spencer was charged with failure to have a valid driver's license at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in the 1400 block of county road B24. He was released on bond.

* Tony L. Belken, 46, Spencer, was charged with first-offense operating while intoxicated at 8:47 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in the 2400 block of Highway 18. He was held in jail to appear before a magistrate.

* Randy Barnes, 40, Spencer, was charged with operating while intoxicated at 2:13 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, in the 400 block of Grand Avenue. He was transported to the Clay County Jail.

* Lyndall Cox, 48, Spencer, was charged with operating while intoxicated at 1:28 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in the 4300 block of Highway Boulevard. He was transported to the Clay County Jail.

* Derrick Dykshoorn, 26, Spencer, was charged with operating while intoxicated at 10:43 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in the 1900 block of Highway Boulevard. He was transported to Clay County Jail.

* Jessica Altenburg, 28, Spencer, was charged with possession controlled substance at 10:22 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in the 500 block of Fifth Avenue East. She was transported to the Clay County Jail and released on a citation to appear.

* Brent Hauge, 32, Spencer was charged with second-offense operating while intoxicated at 10:04 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 in the 2400 block of Highway Boulevard. He was transported to Clay County Jail.