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Warrant Arrest

On 12-13-18, Dustin Marx, age 26 of Rockford, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Failure To Appear. Marx appeared in court and was given a recognizance bond of $3,000.00.  Marx was released after posting bond and will reappear in court on 12-17-18 at 9:00 a.m.

Driving While Under The Influence

On 12-13-18 at about 2042 hours Ogle County Sheriff's deputies, along with Oregon PD, responded to 1000 blk of S IL Rt 2 for a driving complaint. The vehicle was located and stopped, and as a result of the investigation John E. Rodriguez, age 32, of Loves Park was arrested for D.U.I. A passenger in the vehicle Brittany Hyde, age 31, of Ashton was arrested for Unlawful Use of a Weapon. Rodriguez and Hyde were transported to the Ogle County Jail where they were held in lieu of bond. Rodriguez was also cited for improper lane usage.

Domestic Battery

On 12/13/18 at approximately 1740 hours Ogle County Sheriff's deputies, along with Rochelle Police Department, responded to an address in the 200 block of Jeffrey Ave in Hillcrest in reference to a disturbance. After further investigation deputies arrested Gerado Contreras, age 24 of Rochelle for Domestic Battery. Contreras was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 12-10-18, Eddie Barbee, age 36 of Paw Paw, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Theft Under $500. Barbee appeared in court and was given a reduced bond of $1,000/10%. Barbee was released after posting bond and will reappear in court on 12-17-18 at 2:30 p.m.

Driving While License Suspended

On 12/10/18 at approximately 11:29 p.m., Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 3000 block of South Skare Rd. After further investigation, Benjamin Knowles, age 33 of Stillman Valley, was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Knowles was also cited for Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle, Loud Exhaust, and Possession of Cannabis following a positive alert by the Ogle County K9. Knowles was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

School Bus vs Semi Accident

On 12/10/2018 at approximately 3:14 PM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a school bus vs semi accident in the 2700 block of West Illinois Route 72.  A Moring Disposal semi tractor/trailer combination being driven by Christopher Wright, age 41 of Freeport, was traveling westbound on Route 72 at which time it was side swiped by a Forrestville Valley School District school bus being driven by Donald Lowman, age 65 of Byron.  Minor injuries were reported.  Deputies were assisted by Leaf River Fire and EMS.  The accident remains under investigation.

Driving While Licesne Suspended

On 12/09/18 at approximately 1:47pm Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 1000 block of South Freeport Rd. After further investigation Maria Ayala, age 28, of Clinton ,Iowa was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended and No Valid Drivers License. Ayala was also cited for Operating an Uninsured motor Vehicle. Ayala was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 12-06-18, Jonathan Walkup, age 45 of Freeport, was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Driving While License Revoked. Walkup was released on a $1,000 recognizance bond and will appear in court on 01-17-19 at 9 a.m.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 12/06/18 at 8:18 p.m., Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies along with Byron Fire/EMS were dispatched to IL Rt. 2 at Camling Rd. for a two vehicle crash. After an investigation, it was discovered that Andrea Arwood, age 29 of Rockford, had crossed over the center line while traveling northbound on Rt. 2 after swerving to miss a deer. Arwood and the driver of the other vehicle were both transported to Rockford Memorial Hospital for non life-threatening injuries. Arwood was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and she was released on a $3,000 I-bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 12/6/2018 at approximately 9:53 AM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop at the intersection of Freeport Rd and IL Route 52.  After investigation, Deputies placed Beverly Lewis, age 40 of Dixon under arrest for a Lee County Contempt of Court warrant and Driving While License Suspended.  Lewis was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 12-05-18 the following people were arrested for outstanding Ogle County warrants:
  • Faith Fargher, age 51 of Rock Falls, for Failure to Appear. Fargher posted a $20.00 partial purge and will appear in court on 12-31-18 at 9 a.m.
  • Amber Keener, age 34 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Keener was unable to post the bond of $3,253 and remains at the Ogle County Jail. Keener will appear in court on 12-07-18 at 9 a.m.
  • Tesia Grant-Henderson, age 26 of Rockford, for Driving While License Suspended. Grant-Henderson was given a $1,000 recognizance bond and will appear in court on 01-14-19 at 10:45 a.m.

Warrant Arrest

On 12-03-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • On 12-03-18 Leon Johnson, age 39 of Lanark was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Carry / Display of License Plate. Johnson did not post the $3,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail.  Johnson will appear in court on 12-04-18 at 1:00 pm
  • On 12-03-18 Brian Albee, age 31 of Amboy was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Failure to Appear. Albee did not post the $2849 Full cash bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail.  Albee will appear in court on 12-04-18 at 1:00 pm

Warrant Arrest

On 12/04/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:
James Morrison, age 57, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Morrison has a bond of $6,346, and will go to court on 12/05/18 at 1:00pm. Morrison remains in the Ogle County Jail.
Damien Sims, age 20, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Sims has a bond for $632, and will go to court on 12/05/18 at 1:00pm. Sims remains in the Ogle County Jail.

One Vehicle Rollover Accident

On December 2, 2018 at 4:53 AM the Ogle County Sheriff's Office, Linscott Rock Fire Department, and Linscott Rock Ambulance responded to a one vehicle rollover accident with injuries in the 15,000 block East Holcomb Rd.  A white Ford Fusion was eastbound on Holcomb Rd when the driver Jacob Doane, age 20 of Davis Junction, failed to negotiate the curve in the road.  Doane's vehicle left the north side of Holcomb Rd, striking a tree, and rolling over on its roof.  Doane was transported to Swedish American Hospital by Linscott Rock Ambulance with minor injuries.  The accident remains under investigation.

Train vs. Truck

On 12/2/2018 at approximately 8:56 AM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies, Oregon EMS, and Oregon Fire Department responded to the 2400 block of South Rocky Hollow Road at the BNSF Railroad tracks in reference to a train vs truck accident.  Upon arrival, Deputies learned Jeff Pruski, age 43 of Sandwich was driving a 2015 Chevy Colorado and was stopped facing southbound on Rocky Hollow Road just north of the tracks as the train was approaching.  Pruski then drove southbound around the gate arm which was working properly just as the train was approaching the intersection traveling westbound.  The train then struck the driver's side of the truck and was pushed just off the northwest side of the roadway before coming to rest.  Pruski was transported to Mercyhealth Hospital in Rockford in critical yet stable condition.  The accident remains under investigation.

Driving While License Suspended

On 11-29-18, at approximately 8:45 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop at 201 McConaughy Ave in Rochelle.  After a short investigation Montavion Ross age 35, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and cited for an equipment violation.

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Warrant Arrest

On 11-30-18 William Smalley, age 47 of Rockford was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear with a bond of $1,545.95 Full Cash. Smalley was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 12-31-18 at 9:00 am.

One Vehicle Rollover Accident

ON November 29, 2018 AT 4:43 AM THE OGLE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, LINSCOTT ROCK FIRE DEPARTMENT AND LINSCOTT ROCK AMBULANCE RESPONDED TO A ONE VEHICLE ROLLOVER ACCIDENT ON HOLCOMB ROAD AND ARMOUR ROAD. A GREEN DODGE CARAVAN WAS TRAVELLING WESTBOUND ON HOLCOMB ROAD WHEN THE VEHICLE DROVE INTO THE NORTH DITCH STRIKING A CULVERT. THE VEHICLE THEN WENT AIRBORNE STRIKING A STOP SIGN AND THEN ROLLING OVER SEVERAL TIMES PRIOR TO COMING TO A STOP IN THE FIELD. THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE HAD LEFT THE SCENE ON FOOT PRIOR TO EMERGENCY VEHICLES ARRIVING. AFTER A FURTHER INVESTIGATION THE DRIVER KYLE D. SMITH AGE 27 OF BYRON WAS LOCATED AT 109 MAIN ST. HOLCOMB AT 7:24 AM. KYLE WAS UNINJURED FROM THE ACCIDENT AND WAS CITED FOR FAILURE TO REDUCE SPEED TO AVOID AN ACCIDENT, LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT, FAILURE TO REPORT AN ACCIDENT, AND NO VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE. KYLE WAS GIVEN A JANUARY COURT DATE AND WILL APPEAR IN COURT AT THAT TIME.

Driving While License Suspended

On 11-23-18 at 5:19pm deputies made a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Illinois Rte 2 and arrested Charles Williams, 50, of Franklin Grove for driving while license suspended. Williams also recieved citations for improper use of registration, no seat belt, and no insurance. Williams was held at the Ogle Co Jail in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-27-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Heather L Heathcott, age 39 of Mt Morris for Failure to Appear with a $1,200 Full Cash Bond. Heathcott was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 11-30-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Robin A Weatherall, age 30 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a $1,243 Full Cash Bond. Weatherall was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 12-05-18 at 9:00 am.

Driving While License Revoked

On 11/25/18 at 0056 hours Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on I39 near Creston Rd for a headlight violation. During the course of the traffic stop it was learned that the driver, Ignacio Gonzalez Cantu, age 36, of Mounds View, MN was driving on a revoked license. He was subsequently arrested for Driving While License Revoked and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he remained in lieu of bond.

One Vehicle Accident

On 11/24/18 at 2253 Deputies along with Byron Police and Fire responded to the 9000 block of North Twin Oaks drive for one vehicle accident.  It was learned that Stanton Lewis 23 of Byron was North bound when he lost control of his motorcycle and came to rest in the center of the roadway.  Lewis was transported to a Rockford hospital for minor injuries.  Lewis was charged with DUI and released on an I-Bond. He will appear in court on 12/20/19 at 9am.  The crash remains under investigation.

Driving While License Revoked

On 11/24/18 at 2008 hours following a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Illinois Rte 2 deputies arrested Gary Barney 53 of Leaf River for Felony Driving While License Revoked, and Driving While License Revoked.  Barney also received citations for no insurance, one head lamp, loud muffler, poss of cannabis and drug equipment.  Barney was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 11/22/2018 at approximately 11:23 AM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 10,000 block of North Illinois Route 26.  After investigation Deputies placed Joseph Lewis, age 44 of Beloit, Wisconsin, under arrest for a Lee County Contempt of Court Warrant and Driving While License Suspended.  Lewis was transported to the Ogle county Jail where he was held in lieu of bond

Battery

On 11/22/18 at 2:00 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies, along with the Lynn-Scott-Rock Ambulance, responded to 113 Autumnwood Lane in Davis Junction for a report of two males fighting in the front yard.  Upon investigation Deputies learned that the homeowner had called 911 to report that there were two males fighting in her yard and she did not know who they were.  Deputies then identified the males as Andres M. Varga, age 58 of North Aurora, and William J Werrline IV, age 45 of North Aurora.  The investigation determined that Varga and Werrline had gotten into a fight near by the residence while driving in the area and were walking through the resident's yard creating a disturbance when 911 was called.  Deputies determined that Werrline had bitten Varga in the facial area several times while they were fighting.  Varga was transported to Swedish American Hospital by the Ambulance for treatment of injuries sustained in the incident.  Werrline was subsequently arrested for Battery and was taken into custody without incident.  Werrline was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-21-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Ernest D Elswick, age 51 of Oregon for Probation Violation. Elswick posted the $15,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 12-19-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Patrick J Beavers, age 26 of Rochelle for Violation of Bond. Beavers was released after time served.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-19-18 Daniel Moreno, age 27 of Rockford was arrested on an Outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear.  Moreno did not post the $787 Full Cash Bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Moreno will appear in court on 11-20-18 at 1:00 pm.

No Valid Driver's License

On 11-20-18 at 1745 hours Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 4000 block of Mud Creek road on a 1995 Honda Civic for no brake lights.  After a short investigation Deputies arrested Tanis O'brien 18 of Dixon Illinois for no valid driver's license and cited for no brake lights.  O'brien was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-19-18 Kaleb Harrolle, age 19, of Freeport was arrested for Probation Violation and Failure to Appear. Harrolle had a bond of $3,000/10% and $1072. Harrolle was given a $1000 bond recog for both charges. Harrolle was released from the Ogle County Jail, and  will return on 12/10/18 at 10:45 for court.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-18-18 Nicholas Pillion, age 18 of Rochelle was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Consumption of Liquor as a Minor. Pillion did not post the $5,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail.  Pillion will appear in court on 11-19-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol

On 11/17/2018 Ogle County Deputies responded to the 10128 block of East Illinois Route 72 for a vehicle in the ditch.  After an investigation Tiffany R Fabish, age 33 from Davis Junction was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol.  Fabish was also cited for Improper Lane Usage, Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle, Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Fabish was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.  

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol

On 11-16-18 at 8:15 pm, Deputies responded to a hit and run on Gristmill Road east of Chana Road in rural Chana. While canvassing the area Deputies located the offending vehicle. After a short investigation, Trei Sanders age 24 of Freeport was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving While License Suspended.  Sanders was also cited for Leaving the Scene of an Accident. Sanders was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.  

One Vehicle Accident with Injury

On 11/17/2018 at approximately 5:47 AM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies, Oregon EMS, and Mt Morris EMS responded to a one vehicle accident with an injury.  After investigation Deputies learned Andy Mcclearin, age 44 of Rock Falls was traveling northbound in the 1,000 block of North Daysville Rd in his Ford Focus.  Mcclearin was driving around a curve when he lost control on the snow covered road and traveled off the east side of the roadway before striking a tree head on.  Mcclearin was transported to KSB Hospital by Mt Morris  EMS for minor injuries.

Driving While License Suspended

On November 13th, 2018, approximately  2:23 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Dixon and Union Streets in Polo.  After an investigation, William D. Murray, 61, of Polo, was arrested for Driving While Licensed Suspended and Obstructing Identification.  Murray was additionally cited for Operating Uninsured Vehicle.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-16-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants
  • James T Spain, age 32 of Stillman Valley for Driving While License Suspended/Revoked.  Spain posted the $3,000 10% bond and was released with a 12-07-18 court date.
  • San Mateo Trejo Jr, age 24 of Chicago for Failure to Appear ($864 Full Cash) and Petition to Revoke ($3,000 10%). Trejo remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 11-19-18 at 1:00 pm.

Domestic Battery

On 11/15/2018 at approximately 0141 hours Deputies responded to 504 S. Valley View Drive Apt. # 3 in reference to a physical domestic.  After investigation Deputies placed Michael Pierce, age 32 of Stillman Valley under arrest for Domestic Battery.  Pierce was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held pending a court appearance in front of a judge.   

Two Vehicle Accident

On 11/15/18 at approximately 1304 hours Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident on Illinois Rt 38 near the intersection of Woodlawn Rd.  A eastbound car being driven by Brianna Baker, age 19 of Rochelle was unable to maintain control of the vehicle on the snow covered roadway.  Baker's vehicle struck the rear of a semi tractor-trailer being driven by Jose Contreras-Barrera, age 31 of Mexico.  No injuries were reported as a result of the accident.  The accident remains under investigation.

TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT

On November 15, 2018 AT 1305 HOURS THE OGLE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, ROCHELLE FIRE DEPARTMENT, ROCHELLE AMBULANCE, AND THE ILLINOIS STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN THE 19,000 BLOCK E. RT. 38. A GREEN FORD ESCAPE WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND ON RT. 38 WHEN THE DRIVER, DEMI SMITH, AGE 21 OF CRESTON LOST CONTROL AND SLID INTO THE WESTBOUND LANE. SMITH’S VEHICLE WAS STRUCK BY A WESTBOUND SEMI TRACTOR TRAILER COMBINATION DRIVEN BY ALAN WHITE AGE 52 OF MAPLE PARK. BOTH SMITH AND WHITE REFUSED MEDICAL ATTENTION AT THE SCENE.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-15-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • On 11/15/18 Tina Cupp, age 50, of Rochelle was arrested for Failure To Appear. Cupp had a bond of $1457.57 full cash. Cupp could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Cupp will return to court on 11/16/18 at 1:00 pm.
  • On 11/15/18 Ethan Eklund, age 21, of Oregon was arrested for Failure To Appear. Eklund had a bond of $1,795.00 full cash. Eklund could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Eklund will return to court on 11/16/18 at 1:00 pm.
  • On 11/15/18 Gregory Stone, age 39, of Rockford was arrested for Failure To Appear. Stone had a bond of $1921.00 full cash. Stone could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Stone will return to court on 11/16/18 at 1:00 pm.
  • On 11/15/18 Jonathan Early, age 25, of Rockford was arrested for Failure To Appear and Credit Card Fraud. Early had a bond of $10,000.00/10% and $1,000.00 full cash. Early could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Early will return to court on 11/26/18 at 1:00 pm.
  • On 11/15/18 Myron Simmons, age 45, of Normal was arrested for Failure To Appear. Simmons had a bond of $994.00 full cash. Simmons could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Simmons will return to court on 11/16/18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 11-15-18, at approximately 2100 hours, Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 8000 block of IL Rte 251. Upon further investigation, Jonna Blatchford was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and No Valid Driver's License. Blatchford was also cited for speeding. Blatchford was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-13-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Amanda L Countryman, age 28 of Compton was arrested for Failure to Appear. Countryman posted the $3,697 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • Michael Frey, age 53 of Rock Falls was arrested for Failure to Appear. Frey posted $75 of the $2,790 Full Cash Bond and was released with a court date of  11-26-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Jason D Shrader, age 38 of Freeport for Failure to Appear. Shrader posted $75 of the $386 Full cash Bond was released with a 11-26-18 9:00 am court date.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/14/18 Matthew Leather, age 29, of Oregon was arrested for Failure to Appear warrant.  Leather had a bond of $1,153, Leather was given a bond after court for $125. Leather posted the $125 bond and was relased from the Ogle County Jail. Leather will return to court on 11/26/18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-12-18 Raheem J Martin, age 25 of Dixon was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear.  Martin did not post the $475 Full Cash Bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Martin will appear in court on 11-13-18 at 1:00 pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/12/18 Michelle Smitherman, age 34, of Mt. Morris was arrested for Operate Uninsured Motor Vehicle. Smitherman had a bond of $2000/10%. Smitherman could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Smitherman will return to court on 11/13/18 at 1:00 pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-12-18 Carli D Janecek, age 21 of Mt Morris was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Janecek posted the $212.18 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.

One Vehicle Accident

On 11/09/18 at approximately 6:50 a.m. Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident in the 9500 block of North Kishwaukee Rd. A northbound vehicle being driven by Lisa Cortinas, age 23 of Rockford, lost control and entered the north ditch. The vehicle then struck a culvert before coming to a rest. Cortinas was transported to Swedish American Hospital by Stillman Valley EMS for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Cortinas was cited for No Valid Drivers License, Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle, Driving Too Fast for Conditions, and Unsafe Tires.

No Valid License

On 11-09-18 at 12:13 am, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on I39 at Mile Marker 103 for an Equipment Violation. After an investigation Derick Gray, age 36 of Joliet was arrested for Driving with No Valid License. Gray was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Suspended Drivers License

On 11/09/18 Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the area of Illinois Rte. 2 and Townline road for a report of a dark grey Ford, with a Missouri registration, traveling North at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was located and stopped in the 7,000 block of N. Rte 2. The driver of the vehicle, Anthony T. Wiliams, age 30, of Madison, Wi was found to have a suspended drivers' license. Williams was cited for speeding and taken into custody for driving while license suspended. WIlliams was issued an I-Bond at the scene and is due to appear in Ogle County Court on a later date.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/09/18 Kelly Irvin, age 56, of Oregon was arrested for Failure to Appear. Irvin had a bond of $2666. Irvin recieved a recog for $1000. Irvin will return to court on 12/31/18 at 9:00 am. Irvin was released from the Ogle County Jail.

Driving While License Suspended

On 11/8/2018 at approximately 12:57 PM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies stopped a vehicle in the 5000 block of North IL Route 26.  After investigation, Deputies placed Christopher Joles age 29 of Arena, Wisconsin under arrest for Driving While License Revoked.  Joles was also issued a citation for disobeying a Stop Sign.  Joles was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-08-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Nicholas J Cadie, age 33 for Criminal Damage to Property. Cadie did not post the $3,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail with a 03-09-18 1:00 pm court date.
  • Shannon D Day, age 24 of Rock Falls for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $757.  Day was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 12-31-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • John A Hitchcock, age 35 of Oregon for Failure to Appear. Hitchcock posted $175 of the $1,829 Full Cash Bond and was released. Hitchcock will appear in court on 11-26-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Autumn M Nelson, age 22 of Rockford for Retail Theft. Nelson posted the $3,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 11-30-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 11-07-18 Michelle L Pickerell, age 39 of Oregon was arrested for an outstanding Failure to Appear Warrant. Pickerell posted the $275 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-05-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Marcus Gaines, age 23, of Dekalb for Failure to Appear. Gaines has a bond of $8,288.00 Full Cash Bond. Gaines could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Gaines will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Rickey Graff, age 49, of Freeport for Failure to Appear. Graff has a bond of $1,687.00 Full Cash Bond. Graff could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Graff will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm
  • Melvin Gray, age 46, of Dekalb for Failure to Appear. Gray has a bond of $3,344.00 Full Cash Bond. Gray could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Gray will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm
  • Robert Maclin, age 46, of Rockford for Two Failure to Appears. Maclin has a bond of $618.00 and $594.00 Full Cash Bond. Maclin could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Maclin will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm
  • Kayana Alexander, age 38, of Freeport for Failure to Appear. Alexander has a bond of $619.00 Full Cash Bond. Alexander could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Alexander will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm
  • Julius Clark, age 25, of Waukegan for a Speeding Warrant. Clark has a bond of $3,000.00/10%. Clark could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Clark will return to court on 11/06/18 at 1:00 pm

No Valid Driver's License

On 11/07/18 at approximately 2:02 PM, Ogle county Sheriff's Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 9000 block of North Meridian Rd.  After an investigation Keri A Ranken, 46 of Stillman Valley, was arrested for No Valid Driver's License Expired for over a year, and for two Winnebago County warrants for Prostitution.  Ranken was additionally cited for Illegal Transportation of Alcohol.

Single Vehicle Accident

On 11-03-18 at approximately 6:46 pm, Ogle County Deputies, Oregon Police Department, Oregon EMS and Mt Morris Fire Department responded to a single vehicle roll over accident in the 1700 block of West Pines Road. After an investigation it was learned that Robert A Meier age 69 of Polo, swerved to miss a deer. His vehicle entered the ditch and overturned. Meier was transported to KSB Hospital by Oregon EMS for non life threatening injuries. Meier was cited for Improper Lane Usage and No Insurance.

Two Vehicle Crash

Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to S Daysville Rd and Lowden Rd reference a two vehicle crash with airbag deployment. It was determined that Shaun Repplinger, age 24 of Hawthorn Woods was approaching Daysville Rd on Lowden and failed to stop. Repplinger hit a vehicle traveling southbound on Daysville Rd driven by Alexander Gall age 60 of Oregon, causing both vehicles to leave the roadway and land in the east ditch. Gall and his passenger Catherine Gall age 56 of Oregon, were transported to Swedish American hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Repplinger was cited for disobeyed stop sign and transported to Rochelle Community Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Unlawful Possession of Alcohol

On November 4th, 2018, at approximately 7:08 a.m., Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 6000 block of N. Route 2. After an investigation, Garrett Stringer, age 20 of Sterling, was arrested for Unlawful Possession of Alcohol by a Minor. Stringer was subsequently released on an I-Bond after additionally being cited for Speeding and Illegal Transportation of Alcohol.

Violation of Order of Protection

On 11-04-18 at 7:10 pm,  Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies observed a motor vehicle with it's hazard lights activated in the 6000 block of W Rt 64.  After an investigation Kolby Morningstar, age 19 of Dekalb was arrested for Violation of an Order of Protectino. Morningstar was transported to the Ogle Couny Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-03-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Shakeda L Jackson, age 21 of Rochelle for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Jackson posted the $2,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 11-30-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Kevin M Wiegand, age 47 of Davis Junction for No Valid Registration. Wiegand posted the $2,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 11-30-18 at 9:00 am.

Theft Under $500 and Driving While License Revoked

On 11-1-18 at 1341 hours Deputies along with members of the Rochelle Police Dept. responded to the Hillcrest Casey's General Store for a report of a gas drive off.  After a short investigation Deputies located and arrested Donald Halicek 41 of Harrison MI for Theft under 300 dollars and driving while license revoked.  Halicek also received citations for improper display of registration and no valid registration.  Halicek's passenger Kevin Egbert-Gray 26 of Harrison MI was arrested on charges of Theft under 300 and unlawful possession of weapons as a felon.  Both men were transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.  

Aggravated Battery to a Child

On the early morning hours of 10/30/18, Detectives with the Dixon Police Department and the Ogle County Sheriff's Office responded to a Rockford hospital where a five month old infant was being treated for suspected abuse. It was determined the abuse occurred in rural Mount Morris and Detectives learned the infant had fractured ribs, arms, legs and wrist bones. The infant also sustained a skull fracture, cranial bleeding and a collapsed lung. On 10/31/18 at approx. midnight, Officers with the Dixon Police Department located and took into custody Shane D. Wilson, age 19 of Mount Morris, for outstanding Ogle County arrest warrants and transported him to the Ogle County Jail. On 11/1/18 at approx. 12:45 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Detectives arrested Wilson for Aggravated Battery to a Child, a class X Felony. Wilson appeared in court on 11/2/18 where his bond was set at $500,000, 10% applies. 

Wilson

Domestic Battery

On 11-02-18 at 8:36 am, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to 8255 N Mill Rd for a report of a disturbance. After an investigation Deputies arrested Jack A Quillin, age 57 of Leaf River for Domestic Battery. Quillin was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 11-02-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Tyler M Burnett, age 27 of Rockford for Driving Under the Influence witha $5,000 10% bond. Burnett was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 11-13-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Jorge D Gallardo-Ruiz, age 38 of Davis Junction for Failure to Appear with a $382 Full Cash Bond. Gallardo-Ruiz posted $275 and was released. He will appear in court on11-26-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Jamie G Hunt, age 44 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Hunt posted the $330 Full  Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • Kimberly M Rice, age 30 of Somonauk for Use/Sale/Delivery of an Intoxicating Compound with a $10,000 10% bond. Rice remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 11-05-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Joshua S Vogt, age 44 of Rochelle for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $1,724. Vogt was released on a Recognizance Bond after posting $150.  Vogt will appear in court on 11-26-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/01/18 Jacqlyn Newton, age 24, of Rockford was arrested for Failure to Appear. Newton had a bond of $264. Newton was given a bond for $40 after going to court. Newton posted the $40 and was released from the Ogle County jail. Newton will return to court on 11/26/18 at 9:00am.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/01/18 Vincent Crum, age 27, of Prophestown was arrested for Failure to Appear. Crum had a bond of $265. Crum recieved a recog of $265 and was released from the Ogle County jail.

Older Posts - October 2018

Driving While License Suspended

On 10/29/2018 at approximately 11:14 AM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 3,000 block of S. Freeport Road.  After investigation Deputies placed Pierre Jackson, age 31 of Green Bay, Wisconsin under arrest for Driving While License Suspended.  Jackson was additionally issued a citation for speeding.  Jackson was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Domestic Battery

On 10/27/2018 at approximately 6:18 PM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies investigated a Domestic Battery complaint, which occurred in the early morning hours of 10/27/2018 at 2750 N Indian Heights Drive.  On 10/29/2018 a follow up investigation was conducted by Ogle County Deputies.  Following that investigation Brian Rosenbalm, age 37 of Leaf River, was placed under arrest for Domestic Battery.  Rosenbalm was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he is pending a court appearance in front of a Judge.

Felony Driving While License Suspended

On 10/28/18 at approximately 2135 hours Deputies checked on a vehicle parked in the 600 block of West Flag Rd. After further investigation Reinaldo Godines, age 45 of Des Plaines was placed under arrest for Felony Driving While License Suspended. Godines was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-29-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Deonte Y House, age 32 of Chicago for Driving While License Suspended with a $5,000 10% bond. House was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court ont 11/13/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Stanley A Szydelko, age 45 of Dixon for Deceptive Practices  with a $7,500 10% bond. Szydelko was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 11/13/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Montrell T Taylor, age 19 of Plano for Forgery with a $5,000 10% bond. Taylor remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 10-31-18 at 1:30 pm.

No Valid Drivers License

On 10-26-18 at 2115 hours  following a traffic stop at Il 251 and Dutch road, Deputies arrested Lu Reh 22 of Rockford for driving with out a valid driver's license.  He also received a citation for speeding.  Reh was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.  

Warrant Arrest

On 10-27-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants
  • Anthony McMinn, age52 of Creston for Failure to Appear. McMinn did not post the $195.00 bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Mcminn will appear in court on 10-29-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 10/26/18 at approximately 2306 hours Deputies initiated a traffic stop on Illinois Rt. 64 near the intersection of Garnhart Rd.  After further investigation Terry Jones, age 42 of Houston, Texas was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Jones was also cited for Speeding and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Jones was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-27-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Lizandro Capellan, age 37 of Rockford for Domestic Battery. Capellan did not post the $10,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Capellan will appear in court on 11-01-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Brian Boyland, age 39 of Rockford for Domestic Battery Warrant. Boyland did not post the $3,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Boyland will appear in court on 11-01-18 at 1:00 pm.

Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer

On 10/25/2018 Ogle County Deputies responded to 806 South Main Street in Leaf River in reference to a male subject with a valid arrest warrant for Violation of a No Contact Order with a $10,000 10% bond.  Deputies made contact with Joshua S McQuality age 41 of Leaf River and took him into custody on the outstanding arrest warrant.  McQuality was also charged with Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer.  McQuality was released to Jail personnel where he was held in lieu of bond.

 

Possession of Hypodermic Syringe and Warrant Arrest

On 10/25/2018 at approximately 1:52 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 4,000 block of North Leaf River Road.  After investigation Deputies placed the driver, Christopher Evans age 29 of Dixon, under arrest for a Failure to Appear Ogle County warrant for Criminal Trespass, a FTA Lee County warrant, and Violation of the Hypodermic Syringe and Needle Act.  Evans was also issued a citation for No Front Registration Plate.  The passenger, Adam Koehler age 35 of Dixon, was also placed under arrest for a FTA Lee County warrant.  Evans and Koehler were both transported to the Ogle County Jail where they were held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-25-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Franklyn X Hopson, age 33 of Aurora for Driving Under the Influence. Hopson did not post the $5,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Hopson will appear in court on 10-26-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Christopher S Evans, age 29 of Dixon for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $603.  Evans will appear in court on 10-26-18 at 1:00 pm.

Disorderly Conduct Arrest

On the afternoon of 10/23/18, the Ogle County State's Attorney's Office received a phone call in which the caller made threatening statements regarding employees of the Judicial Center, specifically the State's Attorney's Office and Judges. Additional security measures where enacted on the morning of 10/24/18  until the caller could be identified and located. At approx. 9:35 am, Jason L. Churchill, age 50 of Mount Morris, was taken into custody. Churchill was subsequently arrested for Disorderly Conduct and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond. 

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Warrant Arrest

On 10-24-18 Alyssa D Poff, age 26 of Polo was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for No Valid Registration.   Poff posted the $5,000 10% bond and was released with a court date of  11-16-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 10-24-18 Andrew Swift, age 32 of Mt Morris was arrested on an outstanding Failure to Appear Warrant. Swift did not post the $4,460 Full Cash Bond and will appear in court on 10-25-18 at 1:00 pm.

No Valid Drivers License

On 10/22/18 at approximately 1846 hours, Deputies initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Illinois Rt 72 and Kishwaukee Rd. After further investigation Marcio Hernandez, age 48 of Rockford, was placed under arrest for No Valid Drivers License. Hernandez was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 10/23/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:
  • Gary Adams, age 58, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Adams has a bond of $1,750. Adams could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County jail. Adams will return to court on 10/26/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Thomas Stiles, age 26, for Criminal Damage/ Goverment Prop/ <$500. Stiles has a bond of $5,000/10%. Stiles could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Stiles will return to court on 11/26/18 at 1:00pm.
  • Malissa Lindquist , age 46, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Lindquist has a bond of $2,072. Lindquist could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Lindquist will return to court on 10/26/18 at 9:00am.
  • Don Woods, age 24, of Davis for Failure to Appear. Woods has a bond of $400. Woods was not able to post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Woods will go back to court on 10/26/18 at 9:00am.

Driving While License Suspended

On 10-23-18 at 2108 hours following a traffic stop on I88 at mile marker 75, Deputies arrested Matthew McCullough, age 27, of Rock Falls Illinois for an outstanding arrest warrant from Whiteside County and for driving while license suspended.  McCullough also received citations for no insurance, possession of cannabis and drug equipment.  McCullough was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in liue of bond.

Single Vehicle Accident

On 10-22-18 at approximately 1:10 am, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies along with Mt Morris Fire and EMS were dispatched to a single vehicle accident at the intersection of Cedar Road and Apple Road. After an investigation it was learned that John C Rocheleau, age 60 of Dakota failed to stop at the intersection and struck a ditch embankment. Rocheleau was issued a citation for Improper Lane Usage and Failure to Wear Seatbelt. Rocheleau was transported the FHN Hospital for non life threatening injuries.

Warrant Arrest

On 10/22/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant:
  • Debbie Tripp, age 58, of Rockford for Driving while License suspended warrant. Tripp had a bond of $3,000/10%. Tripp did post the $3,000/10% bond. Tripp will return to court on 11/09/18 at 9:00am. Tripp was also released from the Ogle County jail.
  • Michael Donaldson, age 22, of Chicago for Obstructing ID warrant. Donaldson had a bond of $3,000/10%. Donaldson was given a recog and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Donaldson will return for court on 11/16/18 at 9:00 am.

No Valid Drivers License

On 10/22/18 at approximately 1846 hours, Deputies initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Illinois Rt 72 and Kishwaukee Rd. After further investigation Marcio Hernandez, age 48 of Rockford, was placed under arrest for No Valid Drivers License. Hernandez was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

  • Matthew Gabbard, age 30, of Dixon was arrested for a Failure to Appear Warrant. Gabbard had a bond of $557.00 Full Cash Bond. Gabbard could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Gabbard's next court date is 11/19/18 at 1300 hours.
  • Steven M. Rozakis, age 36, of Oregon was arrested for a Petition to Revoke Warrant. Rozakis had a bond of $25,000/10%.Rozakis could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Rozakis's next court date is 11/19/18 at 1300 hours.

Warrant Arrest

The following were arrest on 10/17/18 for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:
  • Kolby Morningstar, age 19, of Sycamore was arrested for a Battery Warrant. Morningstar had a bond of $10,000/10%. Morningstar could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Morningstar's next court date is 11/13/18 at 9:00 am
  • Austin Bettner, age 18, of Oregon for a Speeding Warrant. Bettne had a bond of $2000/10%. Bettner did post the bond of $2000/10%. Bettner was released from the Ogle County Jail. Bettner will have to return for court on 11/09/18 at 9:00 am.

Truck Vs Combine Crash

On 10-17-18 at about 1800 hours Deputies responded to the 13000 block of Illinois Rte 72 for a report of a pickup truck vs a Combine.  It was learned that a 2006 Dodge truck driven by Joathan Young 37 of Stillman Valley was traveling east on Il Rte 72 when he failed to reduce his speed causing him to hit the rear of a CASE Combine driven by Paul Gibson 53 of Stillman Valley.  Young was extricated by Fire and EMS and transported to Swedish American Hospital for minor injuries. Deputies were assisted on scene by LSR Fire, Stillman Fire, LifeLine, North Park Fire and Maggios Wrecker. The accident remains under investigation. 

Warrant Arrest

  • Corey Jones, age 45, of Freeport was arrested for Violate Sex Offender Registration and Failure to Appear Violate Sex Offender Registration. Jones had a bond of $25,000/10% and $10,000/10%. Jones could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Jones's next court date is 10/18/18 at 1300 hours

Warrant Arrest

On 10-16-18 Nicholas J Schleicher, age 35 of Malta was arrested for an oustanding Ogle County Warrant for Probation Violation. Schleicher did not post the $100,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 11-13-18 at 10:45 am.

Hit and Run Accident

On 10-16-18 at approximately 12:58 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a hit and run accident in the 2000 block of N Rt 251. The offending vehicle was located shortly thereafter in the Davis Junction area and stopped. The driver William Randles, age 44 of Oswego was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance, Driving Under the Influence and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident. Randles was also cited for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident, Expired Registration, Illegal Transportation of Alcohol and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. The driver of the other vehicle, Kenneth Steen age 66 of Rockford, complained of minor injuries and was released from the scene.

Driving While License Suspended

On 10-15-18 at approximately 4:08 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 12,000 block of W Haldane Rd. After investigation Deputies placed Benjamin Seals, age 39 of Forreston under arrest for Driving While License Revoked. Seals was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-15-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
  • Jessinia F Loyola, age 27 of Rockford for No Driver's License. Loyola posted the $2,000 10% bond and was released. Loyola will appear in court on 11-02-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Joseph A Myers, age 21 of Davis Junction for Failure to Appear. Myers posted the $323 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • Jose G Sanchez-Teoquiz, age 36 of South Elgin for Petition to Revoke. The $1,500 10% bond was posted.  Jose will appear in court on 11-02-18 at 9:00 am.  

Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol

On October 14, 2018 at 4:20 am the Ogle County Sheriff's Office and the Rochelle ambulance responded to a single vehicle accident with injuries in front of 6377 S. Brooklyn rd. The driver of the vehicle Jared A. Scarbrough, age 18, of Creston was treated and released at the scene. After a further investigation Scarbrough was arrested for Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol as a minor and Failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. Scarbrough was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was given an I-bond and a November court date.

Warrant Arrest:


On 10/12/18 the following were arrested on Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:
  • Lee Curry, age 66, of Minneapolis, Minnesota for Failure to Appear. Curry was given a $1,000 recog. Curry will return to court on 12/31/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Badreddine Boutira, age 33, of Miami, Florida, for Over registrated weight. Boutira had a bond of  $100. Boutira did post the bond of $100 and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Boutira will return to court on 10-29-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Jonathan Carrillo, age 22, of Dekalb IL, for FTA and Driving While License Suspended. Carrillo had a bond of $633 full cash and $1,500 /10% bond. Carrillo will return to court on 10-15-18 at 1300 hours.

Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol

On October 12, 2018 at 4:58am Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies Responded to the Area of Stone Hill rd and Brick rd for an abondoned vehicle in the roadway. A blue Kia Rio was located in front of 29 North Stone Hill road crossing both lanes of traffic. After a further investiagtaion William D. Paul, age 19, of Chana was arrested for Unlawful consumption of alcohol as a minor, improper parking on roadway, and he was issued a civil ciation for unlawful possession of cannabis under 10 grams. Paul was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was given an I-Bond and a November Court date.

One Vehicle Accident

On 10/11/18 at 11:34 a.m. Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 8000 block of North Route 2, near the intersection with Ashelford Drive for a report of a one vehicle accident. Upon arrival and investigation at the scene, Deputies determined that a 2018 Hyundai driven by Kim L. Berg, age 49 of Byron, had left the roadway and struck a utility pole. Deputies learned that Berg had been traveling northbound on Route 2 when she lost control and entered the east ditch where her vehicle struck the utility pole and came to rest. Berg refused medical treatment from the Byron Ambulance at the scene. As a result of the damage to the pole, power lines fell into the roadway which caused the northbound lane of Route 2 between Luther Drive in Byron and Ashelford Drive north of Byron to be closed to traffic until 8:15 p.m. when Com Ed was able to replace the  pole and lines. Deputies were assisted at the scene by the Byron Police Department, the Byron Fire Department, the Byron Ambulance, and IDOT, who assisted with traffic control.

Warrant Arrests

On 10/11/18 the following people were arrested for outstanding Ogle County warrants:
  • Tyrus Sandoval, age 51 of Mt. Morris, for D.U.I. Sandoval has a bond of $1,000/10% and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Sandoval will appear in court on 10/12/18 at 1 p.m.
  • Rebecca Dufoe, age 46 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Dufoe has a bond of $2,453 and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Dufoe will appear in court on 10/15/18 at 9 a.m.
  • Marc Anderson, age 49 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Anderson has a bond of $1,074 and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Anderson will appear in court on 10/15/18 at 9 a.m.
  • Nicholeia Gilmore, age 43 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Gilmore has a bond of$788 and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Gilmore will appear in court on 10/15/18 at 9 a.m.

Warrant Arrests

  • On 10-09-18 Steven Huffstatler, age 28, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving While License Suspended. Huffstatler had a bond of $3,000.00 / 10%. Huffstatler will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Robert Bockman, age 37, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving While License Suspended. Bockman had a bond of $50,000.00/10 %. Bockman will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Jacob Belter, age 26, of Stillman Valley was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Belter had a bond of $1,020 Full Cash. Belter will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Sarah Hensley, age 32, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Hensley had a bond of $2,045 Full Cash. Hensley will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Yair Mejia- Gomez, age 20, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Mejia-Gomez had a bond of $401 Full Cash. Mejia- Gomez will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Michael Hecathorn, age 55, of Polo was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Hecathorn had a bond of $456 Full Cash. Hecathorn will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 10-09-18 Scott James, age 47, of Oregon was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. James had a bond of $161 Full Cash. James will return to court on 10-10-18 at 1300 hours.

Predatory Criminal Sexual Abuse Arrest

HardtOn  10/9/18 at approx. 2:00 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Detectives arrested Robert A. Hardt, age 39 of Davis Junction, for Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault, a Class X Felony. The arrest stems from an investigation which began in September of 2018 in which Hardt is alleged to have sexual contact with a minor. Hardt was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held without bond. Hardt appeared in court on 10/10/18 and his bond was set at $250,000, 10% applies.

Warrant Arrest

On 10/08/18 Kaile M. Boney, age 25, of Byron was arrested for Driving while license suspended. Boney had a bond of $3,000 /10%. Boney did post the bond of $3,000/10. Boney will return to court on 10/26/18 at 9:00 am. Boney was released from the Ogle County Jail.

One Vehicle Accident

On October 6th, 2018, Deputies, along with Byron Fire/EMS personnel, responded to the 12000 block of Kennedy Hill Rd for a one vehicle accident. Both occupants were transported by Byron Ambulance to RMH for treatment of serious, but not life-threatening injuries. At the hospital, the driver of the vehicle, Mitchell A. Wessels, 33 of Sterling, was charged with Driving Under the Influence and Driving While License Suspended, and cited for Operating Uninsured Vehicle and Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident. He was released in IBond. The passenger, Lucas W. Hopkins, 37, of Rockford, was cited for Failure to Wear Seatbelt and given a civil citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Aggravated Domestic Battery

On 10/7/2018 at approximately 1650 hours Ogle County deputies, along with Leaf River EMS were dispatched to 5779 West Townline Road in reference to a Domestic Problem. after an investigation it was learned that John Oltmanns, age 58 of Leaf River, had struck his wife, Julie Oltmanns with his vehicle. John Oltmanns was arrested for Aggravated Domestic Battery and transported to the jail and held in lieu of bond. Julie was transported for minor injuries.

Warrant Arrest

On 10/07/18 Alyssa Poff, age 26, of Ogle County was arrested for Failure to Appear. Poff had a bond of $416. Poff did post the bond of $416 and was released from the Ogle County jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 10/06/18 Barbara Ballard, age 59, of Mt. Morris was arrested for Failure to Appear. Ballard had a bond of $1,981. Ballard recieved a recog for $1,000. Ballard was released from the Ogle County jail. Ballard will return to court on 10/29/18 at 9:00 am. 

Warrant Arrest

On 10/05/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant:
  • Levi B. Lauritzen, age 26, of Polo for Failure to Appear. Lauritzen had a bond of $411. Lauritzen posted the bond for $411 and was released from the Ogle County Jail.
  • Nicholas A. Mendez, age 21, of Rochelle for Failure to Appear. Mendez had a bond of $1,508. Mendez did post the bond for $1,508 and was released from the Ogle County Jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 10-04-18  Michael Uttecht, age 36, of Compton was arrested for Unlicensed. Uttecht had a bond of $5,000/10%. Uttecht did post the bond of $5,000/10%. Uttecht will return to court on 10-19-18 at 9:00 am. Uttecht was released from the Ogle County Jail.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-03-18 the following were arrested for Oustanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • William Peyton, age 47, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Peyton had a bond for $2,657. Peyton was given a $1,000 recog and will return to court on 03-25-19 at 9:00 am. 
  • Paige Massey, age 20, of Elgin for Speeding. Massey has a bond of $3,000 /10%. Massey will go to court on 10-04-18 at 1:00pm. Massey will remain in the Ogle County Jail.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-02-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Dwight JD Banks, age 24 of Clinton IA for Failure to Appear. Banks posted the $710 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • Donald R Long, age 39 of Rochelle for Failure to Appear. Long did not post the $8,963.41 Full Cash Bond and will appear in court on 10-03-19 at 1:00 pm.
  • Kevin Staten, age 29 of Rochelle for Failure to Appear. Staten did not post the $546 Full Cash Bond and will appear in court on 10-03-18 at 1:00 pm.

Warrant Arrests

On 10-01-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Elaina J Bray, age 26 of Kingston for Possession of Drug Equipment. Bray did not post the $10,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 10-04-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Michelle E Ware, age 35 of Rockford for Failure to Appear ($3,428 Full Cash) and Petition to Revoke ($1,500 10%). Ware remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 10-02-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Revoked

On 10/01/2018 at approximately 11:51 AM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 13900 block of West IL Route 72.  After investigation Deputies placed Ryan Hastings, age 32, of Freeport under arrest for Driving While Licensed Revoked.  Hastings was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Older Posts - September 2018

Single Vehicle Rollover Accident

On 09/30/18 at 1454 hours Ogle County Deputies were dispatched to the intersection of Chana Rd and Flagg Rd reference a single vehicle rollover accident with the vehicle fully engulfed in flames. During the course of the crash investigation, it was determined that Matthew C. Mancillas age 31 of Sycamore, ran off the roadway traveling over 600 feet before crashing into a tree causing the vehicle to catch fire. Manciallas was transported to Rochelle Community Hospital where he was treated for non life threatening injuries and cited for driving under the influence of alcohol and improper lane usage. Mancillas posted bond at the hospital and was released.

Possession of Controlled Substance

On 09-29-18 at 1632 hours, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 1000 block of West Mud Creek Road for a traffic violation. After an investigation, and further assistance from the Ogle County K9 Unit, Nichole Hill, age 35 of Rock Falls was arrested for Possession of a controlled substance.  Hill was transported to the Ogle County Jail and was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 09-29-18 Eric Young, age 23, of Oregon was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Young had a bond of $3,316.00 Full Cash. Young will return to court on 10-01-18 at 1300 hours.

Warrant Arrests

  • On 09-28-18 Amy Freeman, age 48, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Freeman had a bond of $895.71 Full Cash. Freeman will return to court on 09-28-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-28-18 Torrie Campbell, age 57, of Byron was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Campbell had a bond of $425.00 Full Cash. Campbell will return to court on 09-28-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-28-18 Kassandra Starr, age 28, of Rock falls was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Starr had a bond of $806 Full Cash. Starr will return to court on 09-28-18 at 1300 hours.

Warrant Arrest 

On 09-28-18 David M Knight, age 52 of Rochelle was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear with a full cash bond of $240. Knight will appear in court on 09-28-18 at 1:00 pm.

Violation of Bond Conditions

On 09-27-18 Ogle County Deputies responded to 111 Sunset Ln, Mt Morris for a report of an unwanted subject. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Carlson Jones, age 29 of Mt Morris for Violation of Bond Conditions. Jones was transported to the OCCC and held without bond.

Driving While License Revoked 

On 09-27-18 at 11:20 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a 2005 Chevy Tahoe on I39 mile marker 104 southbound. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Justin R Wilson, age 26 of Davenport, IA for Driving While License Revoked. Wilson also received citations for Loud Muffler, No Insurance and Illegal Transportation of Alcohol. Wilson's passenger Shane Petre, 26 of Davenport, IA was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Whiteside County. Both were transported to the OCCC and held in lieu of bond. Deputies were assisted on scene by the Illinois State Police and Ron's Towing. 

Warrant Arrest

On 09-27-18 Darlene Thompson, age 47 of Mt. Morris was arrested for an outstanding Failure to Appear Warrant. Thompson posted the $168 Full Cash Bond with no further court date needed.

Warrant Arrest

On 09-27-18 Dylan J Holland, age 20 of Ottawa was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Theft. Holland did not post the $3,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Holland will appear in court on 09-28-18 at 1:00 pm.

Warrant Arrests

On 09-26-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Steven T Bialas, age 40 of Holcomb for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Bialas posted the $3,000 10% bond and was released. Bialas will appear in court on 10-19-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Juan D Olguin, age 36 of Rochelle for Driving While License Suspended. Olguin posted the $3,000 10% bond and was released. Olguin will appear in court on 10-19-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Daniel Sotelo, age 29 of Mt. Morris for No Valid Driver's License and Failure to Appear. Sotelo posted the $2,000 10% bond and $383.77 Full Cash Bond and was released. Sotelo will appear in court on 10-19-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrests

  • On 09-25-18 Caly Jiles, age 36, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Jiles had a bond of $6,240.24 Full Cash. Jiles will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-25-18 Darrell Sellers, age 43, of Freeport was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Sellers had a bond of $406.00 Full Cash. Sellers will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-25-18 Amy Hatfield, age 38, of Byron was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Use of Account Number or Code with Intent to Defraud. Hatfield had a bond of $3,000.00/ 10%. Hatfield will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-25-18 Corrine Smith, age 37, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Bad Checks / Obtain Control Property. Smith had a bond of $3,000.00/10%. Smith will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-25-18 Brittany Grubbs, age 23, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Grubbs had a bond of $812.00 Full Cash. Grubbs will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-25-18 Darris Flores, age 25, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for D.U.I. Flores had a bond of $5,000.00/ 10%. Flores will return to court on 09-26-18 at 1300 hours.

Traffic Stop

On 09/25/18 at 10:40 am Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 8,000 block of East Route 72. Sheriff's Deputies arrested Amy L Hatfield, age 38, of Byron for an Ogle County Warrant. Hatfield had a warrant for Credit Card Fraud and was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond. 

No Valid Driver's License

On 09-23-18 at approximately 1:49 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 1600 block of N Freeport Rd. After investigation Deputies placed a 17 yr old male juvenile of Freeport under arrest for No Valid IL Driver's License. The juvenile was released on an I-bond and will appear in court at a later date.

Warrant Arrests:

  • On 09-22-18 Misti Fant, age 37, of Ashton was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving Under the Influence. Fant had a bond of $5,000.00/10%. Fant will return to court on 09-24-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-22-18 Amber Anders, age 25, of Rochelle was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Aggravated Driving Under the Influence. Anders had a bond of $25,000.00/10%. Anders will return to court on 09-24-18 at 1300 hours.

Felony Disorderly Conduct

On 09/21/2018 at approximately 3:16 PM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a stolen vehicle complaint at 4449 W. IL Rte 64.  After investigation, Deputies learned the vehicle was in fact not stolen and the report was false.  Deputies then placed Hortencia Jaimes-Carbajal, age 43 of Mt. Morris under arrest for Disorderly Conduct (class 4 felony).  Jaimes-Carbajal was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held pending a court appearance in front of a judge.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09/21/18 at 1750 hours, Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop at Mulford Rd and Bethel Rd. During the course of the traffic stop it was learned that the driver, Zachary W. Middaugh, age 18, of Rochelle had a suspended license. Middaugh was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he remained in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

  • On 09-21-18 Adrian Hartness, age 30, of Dixon was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Hartness had a bond of $1,906.23 Full Cash. Hartness will return to court on 09-24-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-21-18 Cole Smith, age 30, of Rochelle was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving While License Suspended. Smith had a bond of $15,000.00/10%. Smith will return to court on 09-21-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-21-18 Terrence Ross, age 40, of Naperville was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving While License Suspended. Ross had a bond of $3,000./10%. Ross will return to court on 10-26-18 at 0900 hours.
  • On 09-21-18 Lidia Barriga-Avina, age 27, of Streamwood was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Identity Theft. Barriga-Avina had a bond of $5,000.00/10%. Barriga-Avina will return to court on 09-21-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-21-18 Casey Mosher, age 40, of Dekalb was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Obstructing Identification. Mosher had a bond of $5,000.00/10%. Mosher will return to court on 09-21-18 at 1300 hours.
  • On 09-21-18 Anthony Bowers, age 36, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Failure to Appear. Bowers had a bond of $2,554.00 Full Cash. Bowers will return to court on 09-24-18 at 1300 hours.

Driving While License Revoked

On 09/21/2018 Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 21000 block of Freeport Road just into Whiteside County.  After investigation Deputies placed Benjamin Seals, 39 of Forreston, under arrest for Driving While License Revoked.  Seal was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 09/20/18 at 1739 hours Deputies responded to the intersection of Illinois Rte. 26 and Sterling road for a two vehicle accident with minor injuries. It was learned that a 2017 Infinity driven by Tammy Moran, age 47, of Sterling was traveling west on Illinois Rte. 26 when she failed to stop at the intersection of Illinois Rte. 26 and Sterling road. Tammy then entered the intersection where she collided with a 2011 Jeep driven by Wesley Krueger, age 38, of Polo. Tammy's vehicle continued west where it rolled several times coming to rest in the north ditch. Krueger's vehicle sustained only minor damage. Tammy was transported to CGH hospital by Polo Ambulance for minor injuries. Tammy received a citation for disobeying a traffic control device. Krueger and his passenger Reanne Kurschner were uninjured. Deputies were assisted at the scene by Polo Police and Fire, along with IDOT, Pines Auto, and Dyers wrecker. The accident remains under investigation.

Violation Of Order of Protection

On 09/20/18 the Ogle County Sheriff's Office arrested Joshua Fabish, age 36 of Davis Junction for violation of an order of protection. Fabish was held in lieu of bond at the jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 09/19/18 Alfredo Garcia-Hueramo, age 33, of Rochelle was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants. The warrants was for Petition to Revoke and Failure to Appear.  Garcia-Hueramo has a bond of $1,000.00/10% and $2,441.00 full cash bond.  Garcia-Hueramo was also arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance and Unlawful use of anID.  Garcia-Hueramo will return to court on 09/20/18 at 1300.

Warrant Arrest

On 09-19-18 Ronald Schaffer, age 55, of Rockford was arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant. The warrant was for Driving While License suspended. Schaffer had a bond of $5,000/10%. Schaffer was able to post the bond of $5,000/10% and was released from the Ogle County Jail.  Schaffer will return to court on 10-12-18 at 9:00am.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09-18-18 at approximately 6:48 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop just north of the intersection of IL Rte 64 and White Rock Road. After investigation Deputies placed Casey Roberts, age 39 of Chadwick under arrest for Driving While License Suspended and No Valid Driver's License. Roberts was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond. 

No Valid Driver's License

On 09-18-18 at 2:38 am, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 5000 block of N Il Rt 2 for an equipment violation. After an investigation, Arthur T Carter, age 47 of Rock Falls was arrested for No Valid Driver's License. Carter was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 09-17-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:Lavern A Dearborn, age 55 of Sterling for Failure to Appear. Dearborn did not post the $3,088 Full Cash Bond and will appear in court on 09-18-18 at 1:00 pm.Richard Huereca, age 45 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Huereca was issued a Recognizance Bond and released. Huereca will appear in court on 09-24-18 at 9:00 am.Melvin A Jefferson, age 28 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Jefferson posted $50 of the $602 Full Cash Bond and was released. Jefferson will appear in court on 10-29-18 @ 9:00 am.

Driving While License Suspended

On September 17th, 2018, approximately 11:25 AM, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 8000 block of North Route 251.  After an investigation, Kenneth L. Holt, 54, of Decatur, Georgia, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.  Holt was issued an I bond and released at the scene.

Criminal Damage To Property

On 09/17/18 at about 0018 hours ogle County Deputies conducted a welfare check on an individual at 156 Dayflower circle in Davis Junction. As a result of the investigation, Jeremey R. Phillips, age 28, of Davis Junction was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Damage to Property. Phillips was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held pending an appearance before a judge. He was also issued civil citations for Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

No Valid Driver's License

On 09/16/18 at 1927 hours, Ogle County Deputies stopped Zaipa Mtema, age 20, of Rockford, for disobeyed traffic control device. Upon further investigation it was learned Zaipa Mtema did not have a valid driver's license. Zaipa Mtema was arrested for no valid driver's license and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was remained in lieu of bond. Zaipa Mtema was also cited for disobeyed traffic e control device.

Warrant Arrest

On 09-13-18 Darrick D Dickinson, age 44 of Rochelle was arrested for an oustanding Ogle County Warrant for Domestic Battery. Dickinson posted the $3,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 09-14-18 at 1:00 PM.

Possession of Controlled Substance

On 09/12/18 at 7:48 pm, Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Il Rt 72 at Mill Rd for a traffic violation. After a positive K9 indication, the vehicle was searched and driver David W Richards, age 27 of Sterling was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance (x2), Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Drug Equipment and Driving While License Suspended. Richards was also given civil citations for Unlawful Possession of Cannabis under 10 Grams and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The front seat passenger, Kasey Orr age 38 of Sterling was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Equipment. Both subjects were transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09/12/2018 at approximately 6:55 AM Ogle County Sheriff's Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 2000 block of W. Lightsville Rd.  After investigation, Deputies placed Daniel Wallgren, age 37 of Oregon under arrest for Driving While License Suspended.  Wallgren was additionally issued a citation for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle.  Wallgren was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Violation of Bond Conditions

On 09/11/18 Ogle County Deputies investigated a report of a violation of bond conditions at 111 Main St Leaf River. As a results of that investigation Tobias Whetsel of Leaf River was taken into custody for violation of order or protection. Tobias was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he will be held until he can be brought before a judge.

Warrant Arrests

  • On 09/11/18 Jose Navarro, age 38, of Leaf River was arrested for Driving while License suspended. Navarro had a bond of $15,000/10%. Navarro did post the $15,000/ 10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Navarro will return to court on 09-28-18 at 9:00 am.
  • On 09/11/18 Ricky Barnett, age 58, of Rockton was arrested for Petition to Revoke. Barnett bond is set at $10,000.00/10%. Barnett did not post bond and will return to court on 9-12-18 @1300.

One Vehicle Accident

On September 11, 2018 at 4:46 am the Ogle County Sheriff's Office, Oregon Fire Department, and the Oregon Ambulance were dispatched to a one vehicle accident with injuries and entrapment in the 1700 block S. Daysville Road. After a further investigation it was determined that a Blue 2001 Pontiac Aztec was southbound on Daysville road when it crossed over into the Eastside ditch. The vehicle traveled the ditch for approximately 100 yards before striking a guard rail and rolling over onto its roof. The driver of the vehicle Gregory L. Crisp, age 50, of Nachusa was extricated from the vehicle by the Oregon Fire Department and transported to Mercy Health Hospital in Rockford by the Oregon Ambulance with minor injuries. Crisp was issued citations for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, no insurance, and was given an I-Bond for driving while license revoked. Crisp will appear in court at a later date.

Warrant Arrests

  • Gibran Zepeda, age 25 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Zepeda posted the $306.00 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • Amber Keener, age 34 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a $3,202.00 Full Cash Bond. Keener returns to court 09-10-18 @1300.
  • Dan Woods, age 23 of Davis, Il for Failure to Appear with a $1,067.00 Full Cash Bond. Woods returns to court 09-10-18 @1300.
  • Tina Smith, age 51 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a $282.00 Full Cash Bond. Smith returns to court 09-10-18 @1300.
  • Cheyenne Owens, age 21 of Oregon for No Drivers Licensed with a $2,000.00 10% bond. Owens posted bond and will return to court 10-05-18 @0900.

Domestic Battery

On 09-09-18 at approximately 12:40 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance at 111 Main St, Apt #1 in Leaf River for a domestic disturbance. After an investigation Tobias Whetsel, age 37 of Leaf River was arrested for Domestic Battery. Whetsel was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Fatal House Fire- Polo

On Saturday 09/08/2018 at approximately 11:45 p.m. the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire at 502 W. Buffalo St. in Polo. Polo Fire Protection District arrived on scene and observed a fully engulfed attached garage fire with significant smoke inside the residence. During the search of the residence fire personnel located the only occupant of the house, Keith E. Fredricks 81, deceased. Polo Fire Protection District requested a 2nd Alarm with mutual aid from Mt. Morris, Dixon City, Milledgeville, Dixon Rural, Advance Ambulance, Lanark, Forreston, and Oregon Fire Districts. At the request of the Polo Police Department, the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office is conducting the death investigation. The investigation continues and no additional information will be released at this time.

Driving Under the Influence

On 09/07/18 at 12:11 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on I39 at mile marker 99 for a violation of the Scott’s law. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Melissa Encinas for Driving Under the Influence. Encinas also received citations for Improper Lane Usage and Scott’s Law. Melissa was transported to the OCCC and held in lieu of bond. Deputies were assisted by AC Towing.

Warrant Arrests

On 09-07-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • John H Cooper, age 42 of Clinton, IA for Failure to Appear. Cooper posted the $384 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed. 
  • Sandra J Garcia, age 24 of Rochelle for Driving While License Suspended with a $3,000 10% bond. Garcia was given a Recognizance Bond and released with a 09-10-18 10:45 am court date.

Driving While License Suspended

On September 7th, 2018, approximately 4:18 PM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 2000 block of North River Rd. After an investigation, Kenneth E. Meier, 63, of Belvidere, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended.

Warrant Arrest

Jennifer Lenderman, age 30 of Loves Park for Battery. Lenderman did not post the $3,000.00 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Lenderman returns to court 9-7-18 @ 1300.

Driving Under the Influence

On 09/06/18 the Ogle County Sheriffs Office Deputies arrested Edward Glavin age 52 of Rochelle for DUI. Glavin was arrested by deputies who were investigating a suspicious vehicle in the Rolling Green trailer park. Glavin was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.

Domestic Disturbance

on 09/06/18 the Ogle County Sheriffs Office Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance at 164 Dayflower Circle in Davis Junction. After an investigation deputies arrested Joshua Fabish age 36 for domestic battery. Fabish was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 09-06-18 Jeralyn J. Allen, of Sterling was arrested for Failure to Appear. Allen had a bond of $592. Allen will go to court on 09-07-18 at 1:00pm. Allen remains in the Ogle County Jail.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09/06/18 at approximately 8:38 am Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 4000 block of South Illinois Rt 26. After further investigation the driver of the vehicle, Jeffrey McCurdy, age 46, of Freeport was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. A passenger in the vehicle, James Wetzell, age 44, also of Freeport was placed under arrest for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Obstructing Identification, Possession of Drug paraphernalia, and an outstanding Ogle County Warrant. Both McCurdy and Wetzell were transported to the Ogle County Jail where they were held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09-04-18 at approximately 5:22 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies initiated a traffic stop on Meridian Rd at Rte 64. After an investigation Jennifer K Perrine, age 42 of Rockford was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and a Winnebago County Warrant for Failure to Appear/Battery. Perrine was also cited for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle.

Driving While License Suspended

On 9/4/2018 at approximately 0648 hours Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 1600 Block of N. Freeport Road. After investigation Deputies placed Nicholas Hartman, age 19 of Freeport under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Hartman was also issued a citation for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Hartman was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09-03-18 at 11:40 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies made a traffic stop at I39 Mile Marker 111 on Christopher G Jimison age 30 of Chicago. After a short investigation Jimison was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and Obstructing Justice. Jimison was also cited for Improper Window Tint and Failure to Notify Secretary of State of Address Change. Jimison was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Domestic Battery

on 09/03/18 Ogle County Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance at 106 N. Locust Ave Forreston. After an investigation Jessica Engelkens of Dixon was arrested for Domestic Battery. Engelkens was transported to the Ogle County Jail and will be held until she can be brought before a judge.

Criminal Trespass to Property

On 09/02/18 Ogle County Deputies responded to two separate calls of an unwanted subject at 2121 N. Everett St. Mount Morris. After an investigation Trei Sanders of Freeport was arrested for Criminal Trespass to Property. Sanders was transported to the ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 09/02/18 at approximately 1314 hours Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 1000 block of North Illinois Rt. 2. After investigation Tabitha Vanbuskirk, age 23 of Dixon was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Vanbuskirk was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in Lieu of bond.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 09/01/18 at approximately 1344 hours Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident in the 9900 block of North Kishwaukee Rd. An investigation revealed a northbound vehicle driven by Kenneth Strong of Rockford failed to navigate a curve in the roadway. Strong’s vehicle crossed the center line and struck a southbound vehicle being driven by Terry Newcomer of Mt. Morris. Minor injuries were reported. The accident remains under investigation.

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Single Vehicle Injury Crash

On 08/31/18 at 9:44 PM the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office along with the Lynn Scott Rock Fire Dept. responded to a single vehicle injury crash on Hwy 251 near Lindenwood Road. Investigation by deputies revealed that a northbound vehicle driven by Miguel Cortes, age 46, of Rockford left the east side of the roadway and traveled into a cornfield where it overturned several times. Cortes was extricated from the vehicle and transported by ambulance to Rochelle Hospital for treatment of his injuries. Cortes was arrested for DUI and improper lane usage and released on an I-bond to appear in court at a later date.

One Vehicle Crash

On 08/31/18 Ogle County Deputies responded to a one vehicle crash in the area of Pines Rd and Ridge Rd in rural Oregon. After and investigation it was determined that Rogelio Martinez-Dominguez of Chicago was traveling s/b on Ridge and failed to see the stop sign at the intersection until it was too late. Martinez-Dominguez attempted to stop but struck stop sign and a telephone pole in the process. Martinez-Dominguez was not injured in the crash. Martinez-Dominguez was arrested for no valid drivers license. He was also cited for operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash. Martinez-Dominguez was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond. the Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Oregon PD, Polo PD and the Oregon FD.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/31/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Taylor Crofoot, of DeKalb for Retail Theft. Crofoot had a bond of $3,000/10%. Crofoot was given a recog of $3,000/10%. Crofoot will return to court on 09-10-18 at 9:00am.
  • Henry Contreras, of California for Failure to Appear. Contreras had a bond of $1,125. Contreras was given a bond reduction to $50. Contreras will return to court on 09-24-18 at 9:00am.

Warrant Arrest

On 08-30-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Dandre A James, age 39 of East Moline for Failure to Appear. James did not post the $168 Full Cash Bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. James will appear in court on 08-31-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Donnie J Weeks, age 27 of Loves Park for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $637. Weeks remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 08-31-18 at 1:00 pm.

One Vehicle Accident

On August 30th, approximately 7:55AM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one vehicle rollover accident in the 2200 block of W Montague Rd. The driver and lone occupant, Deryl Beyer, was transported (by German Valley Fire/ambulance) to Freeport Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Warrant Arrests

On 08-29-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Gregory M Bradford, age 27 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Bradford did not post the $2,820.23 Full Cash Bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Bradford will appear in court on 09/04/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Shane R Brogan, age 21 of Rockford for Domestic Battery. Brogan did not post the $25,000 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Brogan will appear in court on 08/30/18 at 2:00 pm.
  • Brian J Miller, age 33 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $1,922. Miller posted $601 and was released. Miller will appear in court on 09/04/18 at 9:00 am.
  • Shon E Yarbrough, age 40 of Savannah, TN for Contempt of Court. Yarbrough posted the $15,000 10% bond and was released. Yarbrough will appear in court on 09-21-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

The following were arrested on Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Brett Bradley, age 37, of Rockford for Drug Court Sanctions. Bradley does not have a bond, but will go to court on 08/29/18 at 1:00pm. Bradley remain in the Ogle County Jail.
  • Pracey Walton, age 47, of Freeport for Deceptive Practice. Walton had a bond of $7,500/10%. Walton did post bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Walton will have to return to court on 09/10/18 at 9:00am

Driving While License Suspended

On 08-25-18 at 7:21 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on I-39 southbound at Mile Marker #101 for an equipment violation. After a short investigation Nathaniel Goodwin, age 26 of Alabama was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Goodwin was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 08-25-18 Dustin M Marx was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Petition to Revoke. Marx did not post the $1500 10% bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Marx will appear in court on 08-27-18 at 1:00 pm.

Warrant Arrests

On 08-24-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Marissa A Cathina, age 30 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $601. Cathina was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 09-24-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Kelly M Morrison, age 34 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $3,600. Morrison was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 9-24-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/23/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Misti Fant, age 36 of Ashton, for D.U.I. Fant has a bond of $3,000/10% and remains at the Ogle County Jail. Fant will appear in court on 08/24/18 at 1 p.m.
  • Hector Flores, age 29 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Flores posted the $201 purge bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail.
  • Daniel Ellison, age 22 of Mt. Morris, for Disorderly Conduct. Ellison posted the $3,000%10% bond and will appear in court on 09/14/18 at 9 a.m.

No Valid License

On 08/23/18 at approximately 3:25 p.m., Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 12000 block of East Holcomb Road. After further investigation Tomas Giron, age 72 of Rockford was placed under arrest for No Valid Drivers License. Giron was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he is held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/22/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Ryan Harleman, age 40 of Byron, for Contempt of Court. Harleman posted the $2,075 purge bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Harleman will appear in court on 08/23/18 at 1 p.m.
  • Melvin Gay, age 46 of DeKalb, for Failure to appear. Gay has a bond of $3,234 and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Gay will appear in court on 08/23/18 at 1 p.m.

Warrant Arrest

On 08-21-18 Jaminique Danielowski, age 24 of Rockford was arrested for two outstanding Ogle County Warrants. Failure to Appear ($511 Full Cash Bond) and Driving While License Suspended ($1,000 10%). Danielowski will appear in court on 08-22-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving Without a License

On 08-20-18 at 5:06 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop at the 100 block of west Montague Road. After a short investigation Jerry Lane-Barry 35 of Rockford was arrested for Driving Without a License. Jerry was transported to the OCCC and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 08-20-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Richard A Hedrick, age 50 of Rockford for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $2.998. Hedrick was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 09-24-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Edward L Hutchinson, age 46 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Hutchinson posted $100 of the $556 Full Cash Bond and was released on a Recognizance Bond to appear in court on 09-24-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Todd M Munz, age 53 of Rockford for Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer with a bond of $20,000 10%. Munz remains in the Ogle County Jail and will appear again in court on 08-27-18 at 1:00 pm.

Drug Arrest

On 08/20/18 at about 12:41 a.m. Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jonathan Diaz, age 30 of Berwyn, for two counts of Possession of Controlled Substance and Possession of Cannabis with the Intent to Deliver, all three being felony charges, after a traffic stop in the 4000 block of South IL Route 251. Diaz was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held pending an appearance before a judge. Diaz was also cited for speeding.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/19/18 Benjamin Lemus, age 30 of Rochelle, was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Driving While License Expired. Lemus posted the $2,000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Lemus will appear in court on 09/14/18 at 9 a.m.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/17/18 Elizabeth Cardenas, age 26 of Loves Park, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Failure to Appear. Cardenas was given a $1,000.00 Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 09/24/18 at 9 a.m.

Driving While Under the Influence

On 08/17/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jose Manriquez, age 39 of Rockford, for Driving While Under the Influence. Manriquez was arrested by Deputies on Stillman Road near Stillman Valley after he was stopped for driving in the wrong lane of traffic. Manriquez was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.

Driving While License Revoked

On 08-16-18 at 3:00 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a motor driven bicycle in the 6000 bock of North Illinois Rte 2. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Timothy Valdivia, age 25 of Oregon for Driving While License Revoked and an outstanding warrant for Failure to Appear from Whiteside Co. Deputies were assisted by D & W Garage.

Driving While License Suspended

On 08-16-18 Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jesus Alanis, age 41 of West Chicago for Driving While License Suspended. Alanis was arrested on Hwy 251 in Davis Junction after being stopped for Speeding. Alanis was held at the Ogle County Jail in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 08-15-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Brian L Albee, age 30 of Amboy for Failure to Appear. Albee did not post the $2,974 Full Cash Bond and will appear in court on 08-16-18 at 9:00 am
  • Cole W Elder, age 42 of Polo for Disorderly Conduct. Elder did not post the $2,000 10% bond and will appear in court on 08-16-18 at 9:00 am.
  • Francisco M El-Johnson, age 32 of Chicago for Petition to Revoke ($50,000 10% bond) and Failure to Appear ($1,732 Full Cash bond). El-Johnson will appear in court on 08-16-18 at 9:00 am.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/14/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Jason Bennett, age 48, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Bennett has a bond of $292 and did not post bond. Bennett will return to court on 08/15/18 at 1:00pm. Bennett will remain in the Ogle County Jail.
  • Charlena Pempilton, age 34, of Freeport for Failure to Appear. Pempilton has a bond of $411 and did not post bond. Pempilton will return to court on 08/16/18 at 1:00pm. Pempilton will remain in the Ogle County Jail.
  • Ciara Ancona, age 31, of Rockford for Possession of Controlled Substance and Failure to Appear. Ancona has a bond of $1,500/10% and 3354. Ancona did not post bond and will return to court on 08/15/18 at 1:00pm. Ancona will remain in the Ogle County Jail.

Driving without a License

On 08/14/18 at approximately 5:00am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies located a Honda Crosstour stopped in the middle of the intersection of Montague road and Pecatonica road. The vehicle was being driven by Michael R. Sanchez, age 24, of Leaf River. It was determined that Sanchez had run out of gas and the vehicle stalled. It was also found that Sanchez has never been issued a drivers’ license in Illinois or any other state. Sanchez was arrested for driving without a license and given an Individual Bond at the scene. Sanchez is due to appear in Ogle County Court at a later date. Fuel was obtained for the vehicle and released to a valid driver.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 08/13/18 at 1:33pm, ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Illinois Rte. 72 and Pecatonica Road. After an investigation it was determined that a Chevrolet Silverado pick-up being driven by William Jaworski of Elk Grove Village failed to reduce his speed to avoid a vehicle turning north onto Pecatonica road. There were no injuries to anyone involved in the incident. As a result of the accident jaworski was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Arrest Warrant

On 08/13/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Gaylord Widergren, age 55, of Byron for Failure to Appear. Widergren had a bond of $2,062.82. Widergren received a partial purge of $200. Widergren was able to post bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Widergren will return to court on 09-24-18 at 9:00am.
  • Jourdan Mondragon, age 41, of Rockford for Armed Robbery. Mondragon has a bond of $250,000/10%. Mondragon was not able to post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Mondragon will go back to court on 08/22/18.

Warrant Arrest

On 08-12-18 Kimberly D Durbin, age 58 of Rochelle was arrested for Failure to Appear. Durbin paid the $125 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 8/12/218 at approximately 11:57 AM the Ogle County Sheriff’s Department, Forreston Fire and EMS responded to the intersection of Montague Road and Baileyville Road in reference to a two vehicle accident with injuries. After investigation Deputies learned a Toyota SUV driven by Mildred Sturtz, age 79 of Lanark was traveling eastbound on Montague Road and had stopped at the stop sign with Baileyville Road. Sturtz then pulled out in front of a Dodge van traveling northbound on Baileyville road and driven by Linda Giedd, age 67 of Forreston. Sturtz’s vehicle then struck Geidd’s vehicle on the driver’s side and both vehicle’s came to rest in the northeast ditch of the intersection. Both Geidd and Sturtz were transported to FHN Hospital by EMS for non-life threatening injuries. Sturtz was issued a citation for failure to yield.

Driving Under the Influence

On 08/12/18 at 1:05 am Deputies stopped a 2001 Purple Harley Davidson in the 1300 block of Daysville road for speeding and loud muffler. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Bradley Prosser, 49 ,of Rochelle for DUI. He also received citations for speeding, loud muffler, and failure to carry driver’s license.

No Valid Driver's License

On 08/11/18 at 8:23pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 13000 block of Rt. 52 for an equipment violation. After a short investigation, Anthony Duarte, age 27, of Shannon was arrested for driving with no valid driver’s license. Duarte was transported to the Ogle County jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On August 11th, 2018, approximately 4:45, Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 6000 blk of N. Rt. 2. After an investigation, Brandon E. Turner, 28, of Rockford, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Turner was also cited for Speeding and Improper Use of Registration. Turner’s passenger, and the vehicle’s registered owner, Nichole M. Chavez, 23, also of Rockford, was cited for permitting Unauthorized Person to Drive.

Aggravated Driving Under the Influence

On 08/11/18 ay 1:41 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a welfare check on a male asleep in his running vehicle at Lincoln Highway and Cherry Ave in Rochelle. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Donato Belmonte 32 of Rochelle for Driving Under the Influence, Driving while License Suspended, No Valid Driver’s License, two counts of Aggravated Driving Under the Influence and a citation for Illegal Transportation of Alcohol. Belmonte was transported to the OCCC and held pending a bond hearing. Deputies were assisted by Rochelle Police and Ron’s Towing.

Driving While License Suspended

On 08-10-18 at 6:32 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 1000 block of N Freeport Rd for a speeding violation. After a short investigation, Konner D Dadez, age 20 of Freeport was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Dadez was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Suspicious Person

On 08/10/18, at approximately 1:00am, deputies responded to a residence in rural Forreston for the report of a suspicious person. After a short investigation, Christopher Boyd, age 29, of Taylor Ridge, IL was arrested for Disorderly Conduct. Boyd was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 08/10/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tanessha Gates, age 26, of Rockford for Driving while License Suspended. Gates was arrested by deputies on I-39 near Rte. 64 after being stopped for a registration violation. Gates was held in lieu of bond at the jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/09/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant:

  • Dustin A. Brehm, age 29, of Oregon for Foid Revoked. Brehm had a bond of $3,000. Brehm received a recog of $3,000. Brehm was released from the Ogle County jail. Brehm will return for court on 08/24/18 at 9:00am.
  • David W. Byerley, age 49, for Firearm without Valid Foid. Byerley had a bond of $10,000/10%. Byerley did post bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail.
  • David A. Pedersen, age 48, of Fulton for Failure to Appear. Pedersen has a $968 bond. Pedersen did not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Pedersen will go to court on 08/10/18 at 1:00pm.
  • Phillip K. Rogers, age 34, of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Rogers has a $427 bond. Rogers did not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Rogers will go to court on 08/10/18 at 1:00pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 08/08/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Cody Suter, age 28, of Oregon for Failure to appear. Suter has a bond of $1615.05. Suter will appear in court on 08/09/18 at 1:00pm. Suter will remain in the Ogle County Jail.
  • Jeffrey Plantz, age 20, of Mt. Morris for Failure to Appear. Plantz has a bond of $441. Plantz will appear in court on 08/09/18 at 1:00pm. Plantz will remain in the Ogle County Jail.
  • Arturo Lopez-Lopez, age 41, of Rochelle for Crim Sex Assault/ Force. Lopez-Lopez has a bond of $5,000/10%. Lopez-Lopez will appear in court at 08/09/18 at 1:00pm. Lopez-Lopez will remain in the Ogle County Jail.

Accident

On 08/07/18 at 8:21 pm. Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a semi truck and trailer accident at Mt Morris Road and Montague Road. It was learned that a 2012 Freightliner driven by Douglas Bolzer 57 of Scottsbluff NE was traveling east on Montague Road when it left the roadway and entered the south ditch causing the trailer to tip over and come to rest on its side. No injuries were reported. Deputies were assisted at the scene by German Valley Fire and Maggio’s wrecker. Accident remains under investigation.

Warrant Arrest

  • On 08-07-18 Janet Trejo, age 24 of West Chicago was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Failure to Appear Warrant. Trejo posted the $195 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.
  • On 08-07-18 James D Underhill, age 29 of Ashton was arrested for 2 outstanding Theft Warrants with $10,000 10% and $30,000 10% bonds. Underhill remains in custody at the Ogle County Jail and will appear in court on 08-08-18 at 1:00 pm.

Two Vehicle Accident

On 8-6-18 at 4:49 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident at Illinois Rte 72 and Mulford Road. It was learned that a 2001 Ford pickup driven by Omar Corral, age 36 of Plano was Southbound on Mulford and failed to stop at the intersection causing a 1992 Mitsubishi driven by Cody Brewington, 28 of Kirkland to strike the Ford. No injuries were reported. Omar received citations for Disobeying Traffic Control Device and Possession of Cannabis under 10 Grams. Omar was also charged with Unlawful Possession of Fireworks and Unlawful Possession of Adulterants to Defraud Drug and Alcohol Tests. Omar was transported to the Ogle Co Jail and held without bond. Deputes were assisted at the scene by the Illinois State Police, Maggio’s wrecker and D&W Wrecker. Crash remains under investigation.

Warrant Arrests

On 08-06-18 the following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Jayme L Comp, age 41 of Elgin for Aggravated Driving Under the Influence with a $75,000 10% bond. Comp will appear in court on 08-07-18 at 1:00 pm.
  • Jerry D Richardson, age 18 of Mt. Morris for Failure to Appear. Richardson posted the $431 Full Cash Bond and was released with no further court date needed.

Domestic Battery

On August 6th, 2018, approximately 12:17 PM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a domestic battery complaint in the 8000 block of North River Drive. After an investigation, Mark C. Meyer, 50, of Byron was arrested for Domestic Battery

Disturbance

On 08/05/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tyler Jackson, age 31, of Davis Junction for aggravated domestic battery and domestic battery. Jackson was arrested at his residence after deputies responded there for a disturbance. Jackson was transported to the Ogle County Correctional Center and held in lieu of bond to be set on 08/06/18.

Reckless Conduct

On 08/05/18, at approximately 5:00pm, deputies responded to the 2000 block of North Daysville rd for a single vehicle crash. After conducting an investigation, Ignacio Martinez- Garcia, age 34, of Northbrook, IL was arrested for Reckless conduct. Martinez-Garcia was also cited for illegal transportation of alcohol.

No Valid Driver's License

On 08/03/18 at 0422 hours Ogle County Deputies were dispatched to the area of Stillman Road southbound from Winnebago County line reference a possible intoxicated driver. A 2016 blue Dodge Charger was stopped at Stillman Road and Rt 72. The driver, Curtis A Hill age 71 of Rockford, was arrested for no valid driver’s license. Curtis was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he remained in lieu of bond.

Rural Byron Shooting

On August 3rd, 2018 at about 0140 hours the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to 5482 N. German Church Rd, rural Byron in reference to a report of a male at that location with a gunshot wound.  Deputy’s found Chase Cooper (age 19), with a gunshot wound.  Cooper was transported by Byron EMS to Mercy Hospital in Rockford with non-life threating injuries. The Ogle County Sheriff’s Office Detectives continue to investigate the incident and confirm the information provided by witnesses.  The investigation is ongoing.

Domestic Disturbance

On 8/03/2018 at approximately 2:10 a.m Ogle County Deputies responded to a Domestic Disturbance at 207 S. Main Street in Baileyville. After an investigation Rickie Smith was arrested for Domestic Battery. Smith was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 8/02/18 Aaliyah Bostic, age 20 of Freeport, was arrest for an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Failure to Appear. Bostic appeared in court and was given a lower bond of $50.00. Bostic posted that bond and will return to court on 8/27/18 at 9 a.m.

Violation of Order of Protection

On August 1st, 2018, Quintin T. McGee, 28, currently lodged in the Ogle County Jail, was charged with Violation of Order of Protection.

Driving Under the Influence

On 8-1-18 at 9:40 p.m., Deputies responded to the Ogle County Fair for a report of an intoxicated female in a vehicle. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Kendra Nesemeier, age 19 of Byron, for D.U.I and Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol as a Minor. Nesemeier was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Older Posts - July 2018

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/31/18 at approximately 9:30am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 13,000 block of W. Montague road. The stop was initiated for excessive speed. As a result of that stop George S. Styden, age 45, of Del Rio, Tennessee, was arrested for driving while license suspended. Styden was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he is being held in lieu of bond. Styden was issued for speeding and driving while license suspended.

  Driving While License Suspended

On 07/30/18 at 8:50pm Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Il Rte 64 and Lynnville Rd. After an investigation Morgan Cole, of Rockford was arrested for driving while license suspended. She was also cited for speeding and operating a motor vehicle with registration suspended. Cole was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Armed Robbery Arrest

MondragonOn 7/29/18 at 4:45 pm, the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to an Armed Robbery at the BP Gas Station located at 14032 East Route 72, Davis Junction. The investigation revealed a male entered the gas station and while armed with a weapon, stole the cash register drawer. The male was last seen Northbound on Route 251 in a silver vehicle. On 7/30/18 at 6:40 pm, Ogle County Detectives executed a search warrant to a residence in the 4400 block of 11th Street, Rockford. Items of evidence were located at the residence and in the silver vehicle. As a result of the search warrant, Jourdan R. Mondragon, age 41 of Rockford, was arrested for an outstanding Rockford PD warrant and transported to the Winnebago County Jail. On 7/31/18 Mondragon was arrested by Ogle County Detectives for Armed Robbery, a Class X Felony. Mondgragon will appear in Ogle County court on 8/1/18. The Ogle County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Rockford Police Department during the execution of the search warrant.

Controlled Substance

On 07-28-18 at 12:51 a.m., Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 5000 Block of W. IL Rt. 72 for a traffic violation. After an investigation, Zachary Arachikavitz, age 20, of Freeport was arrested for possession of a controlled substance. Zachary was transported to the ogle county jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/28/18 at approximately 12:11 PM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 1000 block of South Freeport Rd. After further investigation Thomas Kanzler III, age 23 of Dixon was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Kanzler was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Revoked

On 07/26/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mark Daugherty ,age 43, of Rockford for driving while license revoked. Daugherty was arrested by deputies on Hwy 251 near Davis Junction after being stopped for speeding. Daugherty was held at the Ogle County Jail in lieu of bond.
 

Warrant Arrest

On 07/26/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

Ernest Elswick, age 51, of Oregon for Possession of Stolen Title/ Certificate/Plate. Elswick had a bond of $15,000/ 10%. Elswick did post the $15,000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Elswick will return to court on 08/24/18 at 9:00am.
Loren Goatcher, age 33, of DeKalb for Failure to Appear. Goatcher has a bond of $1,340. Goatcher was not able to post bond. Goatcher will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Goatcher will return to court on 07/27/18.
Remal Walker, age 27, of Oregon for Failure to Appear. Walker had a bond of $1,228. Walker received a $1,000 recog and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Walker will return to court on 07-30-18 at 9:00 am.
Dewayne Whelan, age 49, of Loves Park for Failure to Appear. Whelan had a bond of $767. Whelan was given a $1,000 recog and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Whelan will return to court on 08/27/18 at 9:00am.

Domestic Battery

On 07/26/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s office arrested Quintin McGee, age 29, of Stillman Valley for aggravated domestic battery and unlawful restraint. McGee was arrested by deputies on Valley Drive in Stillman Valley after the investigation of a domestic battery. McGee was held at the Ogle County jail in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended


On 07/25/18 Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a tan Chevrolet Impala in the 7000 block N. IL. Rte 2 for speeding. After further investigation Robert Murbach of Byron was arrested for driving while license suspended. Murbach was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond. He was also cited for speeding and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/25/18 Jeffrey Lee was arrested for CDL License Suspended. Lee had a bond of $5,000/10%. Lee posted the $5,000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Lee has to return to court on 08/17/18 at 9:00 am.

Aggravated Assault

ON July 25, 2018 AT 0827 HOURS OGLE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES WERE DISPATCHED TO THE CITGO GAS STATION, 406 E. 3RD ST. LEAF RIVER. IT WAS REPORTED THAT A JOSHUA S. MCQUALITY, AGE 41, OF LEAF RIVER HAD WALKED INTO THE CITGO GAS STATION AND THREATENED THE CASHIER. AFTER A FURTHER INVESTIGATION MCQUALITY WAS LOCATED AT HIS RESIDENCE 806 MAIN ST. LEAF RIVER. MCQUALITY WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT. MCQUALITY WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE OGLE COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD IN LIEU OF BOND.

Driving Under The Influence

On 07-25-18 at 0222 Hrs., Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies along with Monroe Center EMS responded to the 7000 block of Kilbuck Rd. for the report of an ATV accident with injuries. After an investigation, it was determined that Angela K. Tatroe, age 38, of Genoa had crashed her vehicle into a telephone pole, and there was no ATV involved. Angela was transported to OSF Saint Anthony’s Hospital for non life threatening injuries by Monroe Center EMS. Angela was arrested for Driving under the influence of alcohol, Driving while license Revoked, and several other traffic citations. Angela was released on a $3000 I-Bond.

Domestic Battery

On 7/25/2018 Ogle County Deputies, along with the Polo Police department responded to a domestic problem at 16287 West Robin Road.  After an investigation Carrie L. Richardson was arrested for Domestic Battery, Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest.  Richardson was taken to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 7/24/2018 at approximately 7:57 AM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop on Rte. 2 just into Winnebago County. After investigation Deputies placed Ryan Rush, age 34 of Byron under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Rush was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 7/23/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Jesse Dicken, age 34 of Byron, for Driving While License Suspended. Dicken posted the $3,000.00/10% and will appear in court on 7/27/18 at 1 p.m.
  • James Jones, age 30 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Jones remains at the Ogle County Jail with a bond of $426.00 and will appear in court on 7/24/18 at 1 p.m.

Driving While License Suspended

On 7/23/2018 at approximately 10:41 AM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 3,000 Block of W. Egan Road. After investigation, Deputies placed Brooke Gruss, age 25 of Leaf River under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Gruss was additionally issued citations for no valid registration, failure to surrender registration to SOS, and operating an uninsured vehicle. Gruss was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/20/18 James Britt, age 23, of Rockford was arrested for Failure to appear. Britt had a bond of $323. Britt was able to post the $323 bond. Britt was released from the Ogle County Jail. Britt does not have to return for court.

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/20/18 at approximately 9:15am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a maroon Chevrolet Trax in the 1,000 block of W. Pines Road. As a result of that stop Chelsea A. Sondgeroth, age 25, of Salt Lake City, UT was arrested for driving while license suspended. Sondgeroth was issued a citation for that charge along with an I-Bond and is due to appear in Ogle County Court at a later date.

Warrant Arrest

On 7/19/18 Trevor Brown, age 20 of Forreston, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Brown was released on a $1,000.00 recognizance bond and will appear in court on 07/30/18 at 9 a.m.

Driving While License Revoked

On 07/18/18 at 10:35 p.m. after a traffic stop on I39 Deputies arrested Steven Clark, 34 of Milwaukee WI., for Driving While License Revoked.  Clark was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/18/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Kiarra Murray, age 25 of DeKalb for Failure to Appear. Murray posted the $411.00 bond and will appear in court on 07/20/18 at 9 a.m.
  • Chelsie Smith, age 34 of Freeport, for Failure to Appear. Smith has a bond of $486.00 and remains in the Ogle County Jail. She will appear in court on 07/20/18 at 9 a.m.

Retail Theft

On July 18th, 2018 Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Dollar General in Davis Junction for a retail theft complaint. After an investigation, Stephanie L. Lewis, 19, of Davis Junction and Autumn M. Nelson, 21, also of Davis Junction were located in the 100 block of Jasmine Ave (Davis Junction) and arrested for Retail Theft.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/17/18 Anthony Nicholson, age 30, of Carpentersville was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Nicholson has a bond of $3000/ 10%. Nicholson did not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Nicholson will go to court on 07/18/18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/17/18 at approximately 5:00 a.m., Ogle County Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 8000 block of West Pines Road. After further investigation Ian Smith, age 26 of Polo, was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Smith was transported to the Ogle County Jail where is was held in lieu of bond.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

On 07/16/18 Ogle County Deputies responded to 806 Main st. Leaf River in regard to a 911 call for an unspecified problem. After an investigation Joshua McQuality of Leaf River was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. McQuality was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/16/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

Michelle Smitherman, age 34, of Mt. Morris for Operating Uninsured motor vehicle. Smitherman had a bond of $2,000/10%. Smitherman was given a $2,000 recog. Smitherman was released from the Ogle County jail. Smitherman will return to court on 07/25/18 at 9:00am.

Kevin Hughes, age 26, of Freeport for Failure to Appear. Hughes had a bond of $411. Hughes posted the $411 and was released from the Ogle County Jail.

Single Vehicle Accident

On 07/16/18 at approximately 8:11 am Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident in the 14200 block of East Illinois Rt 72. An investigation into the accident revealed a westbound GMC driven by Stephon Pratt, age 22, of Loves Park failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and traveled off the north edge of the roadway. The vehicle traveled through the ditch after which it overturned. Pratt, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Deputies were assisted by Lynn-Scott-Rock EMS, Stillman EMS, New Milford EMS, and IDOT. The accident remains under investigation.

Traffic Arrest

On 07/15/18 at 8:46 p.m., following a traffic stop on I39 at Mile Marker 99, Ogle County Deputies arrested Gonzalo Dominguez, age 40 of Madison Wisconsin, for Driving While License Revoked and Driving Without a Valid Driver’s License. Dominguez was also wanted on a warrant from Dupage County for Failure to Appear on a DUI charge. Dominguez was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On July 14th, 2018, approximately 9:14 AM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 9000 block of East Route 64. Taylor R. Young, 20, of Oregon, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended and cited for Expired Registration.

Warrant Arrest

On 7/13/18 the following people were arrested for outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Shannon Day, age 24 of Sterling, for Failure to Appear. Day posted the $200 purge bond and will appear in court on 7/30/18 at 9 a.m.
  • Joshua Silva, age 25 of DeKalb, for Failure to Appear. Silva posted a bond of $125 and was released with no further court date.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/12/18 Glory E Johnson, age 42, of Dixon was arrested for Failure to Appear. Johnson had a bond of $454. Johnson could not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Johnson will go to court on 07/13/18 at 1:00pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/12/18 Ivan Keller, age 45, of Roscoe was arrested for Failure to Appear. Keller had a bond of $809. Keller was given a $1,000 recog and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Keller will return to court on 08/27/18 at 9:00am.

Domestic Battery

On July 11th, 2018 at about 9:38pm Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a domestic problem in the 200 block of Main St. in Holcomb. After completing an investigation into the incident, deputies arrested Jamie D. Pentecost, age 21, of Beloit, Wi for Domestic Battery and Aggravated Battery. He was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held pending an appearance before a judge.

No Valid Drivers License

On 07/11/18 at approximately 0759 hours Deputies conducted a motorist assist in the 3000 block of North River Rd. After further investigation Guillermo Pinones-Hernandez, age 30 of Rockford was placed under arrest for No Valid Drivers License. Pinones-Hernandez was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Revoked

On 7/10/2018 at approximately 3:29 PM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 11,000 block of N. Pecatonica Road. After investigation Deputies placed Scott Fish, age 46 of Mt. Morris under arrest for Driving While License Revoked. Fish was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 7/10/2018 at approximately 7:00 AM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 3,000 block of W. Pines Road. After investigation Deputies placed Katherine Hayen, age 35 of Rock Falls, under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Hayen was also issued a citation for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. Hayen was released on a I-Bond to appear on a later date.

Warrant Arrest

On 7/10/18 the following people were arrested for outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Javon Coleman, age 24 of Sterling, for Failure to Appear. Coleman posted a $40.00 bond. Coleman posted bond and was released and will appear in court on 8/27/18 at 9 a.m.
  • Kayana Alexander, age 37 of Freeport, for Petition to Revoke and Failure to Appear. Alexander was released after posting a $300.00 bond and given a $3,000.00 recognizance bond. Alexander will appear in court on 8/13/18 at 10:45 a.m. and on 8/27/18 at 9 a.m.

Two Vehicle Accident

ON July 8, 2018 AT 5:36am THE OGLE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, LINSCOTT ROCK FIRE DEPARTMENT AND AMBULANCE RESPONDED TO THE INTERSECTION OF RT. 251 AND RT. 72 DAVIS JUNCTION FOR A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT WITH INJURIES. A FORD ESCAPE DRIVEN BY DAVID AMARILES AGE 36 OF MONROE CENTER WAS WESTBOUND ON RT. 72 STOPPED AT THE INTERSECTION OF RT. 251. AS AMARILES ENTERED THE INTERSECTION AN INFINITY G20 DRIVEN SHARON POWERS AGE 67 OF ROCKFORD WAS NORTHBOUND ON RT. 251. POWERS VEHICLE FAILED TO STOP AT THE INTERSECTION STRIKING THE FORD ESCAPE. AMARILES AND HIS PASSENGER MCKENNA ALCOCK AGE 13 OF MONROE CENTER REFUSED MEDICAL TREATMENT. POWERS WAS TRANSPORTED TO SWEDISH AMERICAN HOSPITAL BY THE LINSCOTT ROCK AMBULANCE WITH MINOR INJURIES. THE ACCIDENT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/08/18 Nicholas Davis, age 33, of Rochelle was arrested for Failure to Appear. Davis has a bond of $5559.20. Davis will go to court on 07/09/18 at 1:00pm. Davis will remain in the Ogle County jail.

Motorcycle vs. Deer

On 07/08/18 at 1:02 A.M. the OCSO and Oregon Fire Dept. responded to an injury crash involving a motorcycle and a deer at 7900 E. Gristmill Road. investigation by deputies revealed that a motorcycle operated by David Hueramo age 36 of Davis Junction had struck a deer causing both Hueramo and his passenger, Jessica Robles age 31 also of Davis Junction to be ejected from the motorcycle. Both Hueramo and Robles were transported by Oregon ambulance to Rochelle Hospital with non life threatening injuries. Hueramo was cited for DUI and operating an uninsured vehicle and was given a July 27th court date.

Driving Under The Influence

On 07-07-18, at approximately 2210 hours, Deputies with the assistance of Byron Police Department responded to the report of a driving complaint in the 10000 block of N. IL Route 2 in which the vehicle was traveling southbound. The vehicle was located on Ashelford Drive at intersection with IL Route 2. Upon conducting an investigation, Mairen Beazley, age 32 of Barrington IL was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Beazley was also cited for Illegal Transportation of Alcohol, Improper Parking, Improper Lane Usage, and Failure to Display Driver’s License. Beazley was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Battery

On 07-07-18, at approximately 1730 hours, Deputies responded to 7058 E IL Route 72 Meridian Manor Trailer Park for the report of a disturbance. After further investigation, Ashley Belongia, age 25 of Stillman Valley, was arrested for Battery. Belongia was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Criminal Damage To Property

On 07-07-18, at approximately 0315 hours, Deputies responded to the report of a domestic battery. After an investigation was conducted, William Mongan age 25 of Oregon was arrested and charged with Criminal Damage to Property over $500.00. William was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held without bail until appearance before a Judge.

Driving While License Revoked

On 07-06-18, at approximately 1700 hours, Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 5000 block of south Lowden road. Bruce Engelkes age 58 of Little Chute Wisconsin was arrested for Driving While License Revoked. Engelkes was also cited for speeding 73mph in a 55mph zone. Engelkes was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Burglary

On 7/6/18 at 1:00 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Nolan M. Wortman, age 19 of Stillman Valley, for Burglary, a Class 3 Felony. The arrest stems from an investigation into numerous car burglaries which occurred in Stillman Valley on 6/26/18. Wortman appeared in court on 7/7/18 and was held without bond. The investigation is ongoing and the Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the citizens of Ogle County to lock their vehicle doors to help deter these types of crimes

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/06/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ronald Shaffer, age 54, of Rockford for Driving while License Suspended. Shaffer was arrested by deputies on Hwy 251 in Davis Junction after being stopped for speeding. Shaffer was held at the jail in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/06/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Offices arrested Michael Thomas, age 47, of Sarepta La, for Driving while License Suspended. Thomas was arrested by deputies on Rte 38 near Rochelle after being stopped for speeding. Thomas was held in lieu of bond at the jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 07/06/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:
Jose R. Navarro, age 38, of Oregon was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Navarro had a bond of $5,000/10%. Navarro did post the $5,000/10% and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Navarro will have to return to court on 07/27/18 at 9:00am.
Demetrius S. Holland, age 25 was arrested for Failure to Appear. Holland had a bond of $705. Holland was given a reduced purge for $200. Holland did post the $200 purge and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Holland will have to return to court on 07/09/18 at 2:30pm.

Burglary

ON July 6, 2018 at 8:04am Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a burglary at 5928 S. Watertown road, Ogle County. After a further investigation Craig A. Kehl, age 45, of Dixon was located in the 5,000 block S. Watertown road. Kehl was arrested for Violation of an Order of Protection. Kehl was taken into custody and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

One Vehicle Accident

On 7/05/18 at 4:28 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies along with Ashton Fire Protection District responded to the area of Flagg Rd. at Linscott Rd. for a report of a one vehicle rollover crash with injuries. After an investigation, it was determined that Misti Fant, age 37 of Ashton, had lost control of her vehicle while traveling westbound on Flagg Rd. Fant crossed the center line, crossing over the eastbound lane, and into the south-side ditch. Fant’s vehicle rolled, and collided with a utility pole. Fant was transported to Rochelle Community Hospital by Rochelle EMS for non life threatening injuries. Fant was placed under arrest for Driving While Under the Influence of Alcohol, along with several other traffic citations. Fant was released on a $3,000 I-Bond with a court date issued. Rochelle Fire Department and Flagg Center Fire Protection assisted with the call.

Disorderly Conduct

On 7-5-18 at 6:43 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 700 block of North View Crest drive for a neighbor complaint. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Thomas G. Will, age 61 of Byron, for Disorderly Conduct, Resisting a Peace Officer, and Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer. Thomas was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 7/05/18 DeJuan Haslett, age 24 of Algonquin, was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Failure to Appear. Haslett remains in jail with a bond of $2,185.00 and will appear in court on 7/06/18 at 1 pm.

Disorderly Conduct

On 7/05/18 at 9:40 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Lake Louise for an unwanted subject. After an investigation, James Campbell, age 60 of Byron was arrested for Disorderly Conduct. James was transported to the Ogle County Jail were he was held in lieu of bond.

One Vehicle Accident

On 7/5/2018 at approximately 12:17 PM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident with an injury in the 7,000 block of S. Ridge Road. After arrival Deputies learned a 2017 Volkswagon SUV driven by Lisa Lindquist age 51 of Sterling, was traveling southbound in the 7,000 block of S. Ridge Road in a curve. Lindquist then fell asleep which caused her to drive off of the east side of the roadway before striking an embankment and tree. Lindquist was transported to KSB Hospital by Dixon Rural EMS for non life threatening injuries. The accident remains under investigation.

Domestic Battery

On 7/05/2018, at approximately 2:03 am, Ogle County Deputies responded to 2121 Everett Street in Mt Morris in reference to a domestic problem. After an investigation Trei T. Sanders, age 24 of Mt Morris, was arrested for Domestic Battery. Sanders was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he is held in lieu of bond.

Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

On 7/5/18 at 10:30 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Brent T. Bauer, age 49 of Oregon, for two counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, Class 2 felonies. The arrest stems from an investigation that began in June in which Bauer is alleged to have had sexual contact with two minors in rural Forreston. Bauer appeared in court on 7/6/18 and he was given a $3,000 recognizance bond.
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Warrant Arrest

On 07/04/18, Scott Fore, age 29 of Rochelle was arrested on two outstanding Ogle County warrants for Mob Action and Aggravated Battery. Fore has two bonds of $50,000/10% and $5,000/10% and remains in jail. Fore will appear in court on 07/05/18 at 1 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 07/01/18 at 5:48 pm following a traffic stop in the 500 block of south 1st Ave in Forreston, Ogle County Sheriff Deputies arrested Johnathon Hasenstab 21 of Dixon for Driving While License Suspended. Hasenstab was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

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Warrant Arrest

On 6-30-18, Karla Herlugson, age 37 of Byron, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Petition to Revoke. Herlugson posted the $3,000/10% bond and will appear in court on 7-27-18 at 9 am.

One Vehicle Accident

On 6-30-18 at 1:37 pm Deputies responded to the 1800 block of E. Illinois Rte. 64 for a one vehicle accident with injuries. It was determined that a 2004 Pontiac driven by Cory Love, age 42 of Mt. Morris, was traveling West on Illinois Rte. 64 when the vehicle entered the North ditch, then crossed back over both lanes entering the South ditch, where the vehicle overturned multiple times before coming to rest on the roof. Love was extricated by Oregon Fire and abulance and then transported to Rockford Memorial Hospital by REACT helicoptor for non life threatening injuries. Love was charged with DUI, and recieved citations for failure to reduce speed, improper lane use, failure to notify SOS of address change, Love was released on a 3000 I-Bond at the Hospital with a return court date of August 01, 2018 at 9 am. Deputies were assisted at the scene by Oregon Police. The accident remains under investigation.

Traffic Arrest

On 6/29/18 at 5:55 pm, Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 14000 block of East Illinois Route 64 for a speeding violation. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Keisha Whitaker, age 28 of Rockford, was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Whitaker was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Traffic Arrest

On 6/29/18 at 9:57 pm following a traffic stop at Flagg and Illinois Route 251 for improper lane use, Deputies arrested Charles Webber, age 36 of Rochelle, was arrested for No Valid Driver’s License and Driving While License Suspended. Webber was also cited for No Insurance and Expired Registration. Webber was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 6/29/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Bakhtiyor Abdulazizov, age 33 of Stow, Ohio for No CDL. Abdulazizov posted the $3,000/10% bond and will appear in court on 7/20/18 at 9 am.
  • Manuel Sago, age 28 of Rockford, for Failure to Appear. Sago posted the $75.00 bond and will appear in court on 7/30/18 at 9 am.
  • Deandre Norfleet, age 22 of Chicago, for Driving While License Suspended. Norfleet was released and will appear in court on 7/30/18 at 9 am.

Driving While License Suspended

On 06/29/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kevain White, age 25, of DeKalb for Driving while License Suspended and an Outstanding Whiteside County Warrant. White was arrested on Rte 38 near Rochelle after being stopped by Deputies for speeding 102 MPH. White was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County jail.

Vehicle vs. Pedestrian

On 06/28/18 at 6:00 P.M. the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office and Lynn Scott Rock Fire Dept. responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident at 125 Prairie Moon Drive in Davis Junction. Investigation by Deputies revealed that a 9 year old male was riding a non motorized scooter on the roadway when he turned into the path of a pickup truck operated by Bethany Anderson age 37 from Davis Junction. The juvenile was transported by LSR ambulance to Swedish American Hospital for what appeared to be non life threatening injuries. The crash remains under investigation by Ogle County Sheriff’s Office.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/28/18 the following people were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Everett Bradley, age 51, of Oregon for Failure to Appear and Aggravated Domestic Battery. Bradley has a bond of $100,000/10% and $955.77. Bradley will appear on court on 06/29/18 at 1:00pm.
  • Patrick Larson, age 18,of Rochelle for Illegal Consumption of a minor. Larson has a bond of $5,000/10%. Larson will appear in court on 06/29/18 at 1:00pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 06/28/18 at approximately 0510 hours Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 6000 block of West Pines Road. After further investigation Kelsey Milliman, age 21 of Oregon was placed under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Milliman was also cited for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Milliman was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Domestic Incident

On 06/27/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daniel Mayer, age 21, of Carey, Il. for Disorderly Conduct. Mayer was arrested by deputies for an domestic incident which occurred on I-39 near Rochelle. Mayer was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/27/18 the following people were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrant:

  • Sonya M. Terrock, age 24, of Sterling for Possession of Cannabis. Terrock had a bond of $2,000/10%. Terrock did post the $2,000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Terrock has to return for court on 7-13-18 at 9:00am.
  • Colton D. Sullivan, age 18, of Byron for Criminal Damage to Property. Sullivan has a bond of $3,000/10%. Sullivan remains in the Ogle County Jail. Sullivan will go to court on 06/28/18 at 1:00pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 06-26-18 Kyle Sommer, age 30 of Mahomet was arrested for an outstanding Ogle County Warrant for Speeding with a $2,000 10% bond. Sommer will appear in court on 06-26-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 6/26/2018 at approximately 11:16 AM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 8,000 Block of W. IL Rte. 64. After investigation Deputies placed Catara Ross, age 40 of Anniston, Alabama under arrests for Driving While License Suspended and No Valid License. Ross was also issued a citation for speeding. Ross was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 06/25/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Jonathan Robinson, age 29 of Rockford for Failure to Appear. Robinson remains in jail with a bond of $392.54 full cash and will appear in court on 06/26/18 at 1 pm.
  • Kaitlyn Estes, age 26 of Harmon for Failure to Appear. Estes remains in jail with a bond of $1,845.00 and will appear in court on 06/26/18 at 1 pm.
  • Tasha Miller, age 28 of Fulton for Theft. Miller posted the $3,000/10% bond and was released with a return court date of 07/17/18 at 9 am.

Traffic Arrest

On 06/25/18 at 10:13 pm, Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 6000 block of North Illinois Route 2 for a speeding violation. After a short investigation Deputies arrested David Grinnell, age 32 of Roscoe, for Driving While License Revoked and Operating a Vehicle without a BAIID when required and cited for Speeding. Grinnell was transported to the Ogle County Jail on no bond and will appear in court on 06/26/18 for a Bond Hearing.

Driving While License Suspended

On 06/25/18 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office arrested Antonie Wallace, age 36, of Urbana for Driving While License Suspended. Wallace was arrested by deputies on I-39 near Rochelle after being stopped for speeding. Wallace was held in lieu of bond at the Ogle County Jail.

One Vehicle Motorcycle Crash

On 06/24/18 Ogle County Deputies investigated a one vehicle motorcycle crash in the 14000 block West Milledgeville Rd Polo. After an investigation it was determined that Monroe Wells of Polo had been driving southbound, failed to negotiate a curve in the road and crashed into the ditch. Wells was transported to KSB hospital in Dixon for non life threatening injures. At the hospital Wells was issued citations for Driving while License Suspended, operating a motorcycle without a motorcycle license, failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash, and leaving the scene of a crash. Wells was given a IBOND at the hospital and will attend a future court date.

Driving While License Suspended

On 06/24/18 at approximately 5:55pm Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 4000 block of South Lowell Park Rd. After further investigation Chaz Slater, age 27, of Davenport, Iowa was placed under arrest for Driving while License Suspended. Slater was also cited for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Cannabis. Slater was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Disorderly Conduct

On June 24, 2018 at 1134 hours Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 411 N. Blackhawk Byron for a disturbance. After a further investigation Clifford K. Swanson Age 50 of Byron was located at 5545 N. River Road. Swanson was taken into custody for disorderly conduct. Swanson was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Physical Disturbance

On 06/24/18 at approximately 12:53am Deputies responded to an address in the 100 block of 8th st, Leaf River, in reference to a physical disturbance. After further investigation Danny Rosenbalm, age 39, of Mt. Morris was placed under arrest for Domestic Battery, Disorderly Conduct, and Violation of Bond Conditions. Also arrested was Trisha Dempewolf, age 31, of Byron for Domestic Battery and Disorderly Conduct. Both Dempewolf and Rosenbalm were transported to the ogle County Jail where they were held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/23/18 Trey a Breegman , age 24, of Loves Park for Poss of Cannabis. Breegman had a bond of $3000/10%. Breegman did post the $3000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County Jail. Breegman will have to return for court on 07/13/18 at 9:00am.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/22/18 the following were arrested for Ogle County Outstanding Warrants:

  • Jessica Lewis, age 31, for Failure to Appear. Lewis has a bond of $933.Lewis was not able to post bond and will be held in the Ogle County Jail. Lewis will return to court on 06/25/18 at 1:00pm.
  • Deon Woodrome, age 42, of Cary for Failure to Appear. Woodrome had a bond of $2,476.77. Woodrome was given a bond of $700 purge. Woodrome was released from the Ogle County Jail and has to return for court on 06/22/18 at 1:00pm
  • Tanisha Travis, age 45, of Janesville, Wi for Failure to Appear. Travis had a bond of $309. Travis was given a purge of $306. Travis was released from the Ogle County Jail and does not have to return for court.
  • Jeffery Plantz, age 20, of Dixon for Failure to Appear. Plantz has a bond of $366. Plantz did not post bond and will remain in the Ogle County Jail. Plantz will go to court on 06/25/18 at 1:00pm.

Warrant Arrests

On 6/21/18 the following people were arrested on outstanding Ogle County warrants:

  • Ernie Cribbs, age 52 of Rochelle for Driving While License Suspended. Cribbs appeared in court and was released on a $1,500.00 Recognizance Bond and will appear in court again on 7/9/18.
  • Lloyd Hernandez, age 29 of Sterling for Theft Under $500.00 and Failure to Appear. Hernandez appeared in court and was released on a $3,000.00 Recognizance Bond and a $1,000.00 Recognizance Bond. Hernandez will appear in court on 7/9/18 and 7/30/18.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/21/18 Amber Anders, age 25 of Rochelle was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Aggravated D.U.I. Anders remains in jail with a bond of $25,000/10% and will appear in court on 06/21/18 at 1 pm.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/20/18 James Hernandez, age 38 of DeKalb, was arrested on an outstanding Ogle County warrant for Failure to Appear. Hernandez remains in jail and has a bond of $2,502.00 and will appear in court on 06/21/18 at 1 pm.

Obstructing Identification & Violation of the Hypodermic Needles Act

On 6/20/2018 at approximately 12:06 PM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop in the 3,000 block of West Pines Road. After investigation Deputies placed Cassandra Leif, age 29 of Dixon under arrest for Obstructing Identification, Violation of the Hypodermic Needles Act, a FTA Lee County Warrant, a FTA Whiteside County Warrant, and issued a citation for No Front Registration. The passenger, Enedino Chavez age 39 of Sterling was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Violation of the Hypodermic Needles Act, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, and Obstructing a Peace Officer. Both Leif and Chavez were transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Driving While License Revoked

On 06/18/18 at approximately 8:25pm Deputies initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Illinois Rt. 72 and Pond Rd. After further investigation Guadalupe Mejia, age 44, of Mt. Morris was placed under arrest for Driving While License Revoked and No Valid Drivers License. Mejia was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/18/18 Raymond Gargani , age 42, of Rockford was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Gargani had a bond of $10,000/10%. Gargani posted the $10,000/10% bond and was released from the Ogle County jail. Gargani does not have to return for court.

Driving While License Revoked

On 6/17/2018 at approximately 3:43 PM Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies performed a traffic stop near the intersection of 6th Street and Garfield Street in Leaf River. After investigation, Deputies placed Carlson Jones, age 28 of Mt. Morris under arrest for Driving While License Revoked. Jones was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

Driving Under the Influence

On 06/16/18 at 1:18 am Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 2000 block of N IL Rte 2. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Paul M Gugerty 39 of Oregon for Driving Under the Influence. Gurgerty also received a citation for Speeding. Gugerty was transported to the OCCC and held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

The following were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:
On 06-16-18 Dave R Puckett, age 38 of Chicago was arrested for Driving While License Suspended. Puckett posted the $3000 10% bond and was released. Puckett will appear in court on 07-06-18 at 9:00 am.
Chiffon Felix, age 38 of Rochelle for Failure to Appear with a Full Cash Bond of $3003.49. Felix will appear in court on 06-18-18 at 1:00 pm.

Driving While License Suspended

On 06-16-18 at 8:47 pm, Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 20000 block of E Il Rte 64 for a vehicle with one headlamp. Upon further investigation it was determined the driver, David R Puckett age 38 of Milwaukee, WI was Driving on a Suspended License and had a valid Ogle County Warrant. Puckett was taken into custody and transported to the Ogle County Jail where he remained in lieu of bond. Puckett was cited for Driving While License Suspended and Improper Lighting – one headlamp.

Traffic Arrest

On 06/16/18 at 3:18 am, Ogle County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on I39 near Mile Marker 111 for a vehicle speeding. During the course of the traffic stop, it was learned that the driver, Yadira Santiago-Perez, age 35 of Rockford, did not have a valid driver’s license. Yadira was arrested for no valid driver’s license and cited for speeding. Yadira was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.

Warrant Arrests

On 06/15/18 the following people were arrested for outstanding Ogle County Warrants:

  • Casey Phillips, age 32 of Milledgeville, for Failure to Appear with a bond of $1,449.00. Phillips remains in jail and will appear in court on 06/18/18 at 1 pm.
  • Steven Brothers, age 34 of Oregon for Possession of a Controlled Substance. Brothers was released on a Recognizance Bond and will appear in court on 07/18/18.

Traffic Arrest

On 06/15/18 at 8:22 pm Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 9000 block of Valley Rd in Stillman Valley. After a short investigation Deputies arrested Alexis Cook, 22 of Rockford, for driving while license suspended. She was also issued civil citations for possession of cannabis and drug paraphernalia along with citations for no insurance and failure to wear a seat belt. Cook was transported to the Ogle County Jail and upon arriving Cook was searched by Jail staff. Jail staff then located on Cook’s person an amount of Cocaine. Cook was also charged with unlawful possession of controlled substance and bringing contraband into a penal institution. Cook is being held without bond and will appear in court on 06/18/18.

Warrant Arrest

On 06/14/18William Dodge, age 36, of Sterling was arrested for Failure to Appear. Dodge had a bond of $271 and was able to post bond. Dodge was released from the Ogle County Jail and will not have to return for court.

Warrant Arrest

On 06-12-18 Rebecca L Dufoe, age 45 of Rockford was arrested for Failure to Appear. Dufoe did not post the $2,377 Full Cash Bond and remains in the Ogle County Jail. Dufoe will appear in court on 06-13-18 at 1:00 pm.
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