Sheriff’s report

Following are excerpts of activities reported by the Greene County sheriff’s office:

Wednesday, Dec. 6: At 2:57 am a deputy investigated a single vehicle accident on Highway 4 near 160th St in Dawson Township. Kendra Smith, 18, of Somers was northbound on Highway 4 and lost control of her 1994 Chevrolet Suburban and entered the west ditch. The vehicle rolled. Damage to it exceeded value. At 5:41 pm a deputy tried to locate a cow running loose on County Road N-58 (A Ave) near 170th St in Kendrick Township. At 8:20 pm a deputy investigated a trespass complaint in the 1100 block of Highway 4 in Highland Township.

Tuesday, Dec. 5: At 12:34 am a deputy investigated a domestic assault in the 1800 block of Highway 4 north of Jefferson. Charles Wolf, 43, of Jefferson was arrested for domestic abuse assault.* At 6:16 am a deputy investigated a low hanging powerline in the 1200 block of Highway 4 in Dawson Township. At 6:52 am the Greene County and Carroll County sheriff’s offices conducted a search warrant at a residence in the 900 block of Main St in Scranton. Marijuana and drug paraphernalia were seized. Charges are pending lab results. At 9:11 am a deputy investigated a theft in the 1900 block of 295th St in Washington Township. At 6:20 pm a deputy and a Iowa State Patrolman investigated a rollover accident. The Iowa State Patrol covered the accident on 330th Street and D Ave in Willow Township.

Monday, Dec. 4: At 2:18 am a deputy investigated an assault in the 2200 block of 295th St in Washington Township. At 3:35 am a deputy investigated a car-cow accident in the 1800 block of County Road E-53 (235th St) west of Grand Junction. The driver of the car left the scene before the deputy arrived. At 8:04 am a deputy investigated a single vehicle accident on 235th St near Jordan Ave in Scranton Township. A 15-year-old male lost control of his 2003 Ford F150 pickup truck. The driver was cited for failure to maintain control. The vehicle was totaled.

Sunday, Dec. 3: At 10:23 am a deputy investigated a missing cow in the 100 block of 330th St in Willow Township. At 12:28 pm a deputy assisted the Jefferson PD with a traffic stop in the 700 block of W. Wall St. At 12:38 pm a deputy investigated a theft in the 1700 block of 170th St of Hardin Township. At 2:21 pm a deputy investigated an attempted burglary in the 100 block of 240th St in Scranton Township. At 2:58 pm a deputy investigated a theft in the 400 block of Hager St in Grand Junction. At 4:14 pm a deputy investigated a burglary in the 400 block of E. Hager St in Grand Junction. At 9:25 pm a deputy assisted the Jefferson PD with an assault in the 500 block of West Lincoln Way.

Saturday, Dec. 2: At 9:10 pm a deputy found a power pole that was arcing on Highway 25 near 270th St in Scranton Township. At 10:27 pm a deputy investigated a harassment complaint in the 700 block of Lincoln St in Scranton.

Friday, Dec. 1: At 10:35 am a deputy investigated a trespass complaint in the 800 block of Jay St in Churdan. At 2:10 pm a deputy tried to locate a 4-wheeler that had wrecked on 140th St near P Ave in Dawson Township. At 4:51 pm a deputy and the sheriff assisted a semi that had lost 15 round stock bales on the roadway at 190th and N Ave north of Jefferson.

*In all cases when a defendant has been charged, this is merely an accusation, and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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