On March 14th, 2021 at 9:48 AM the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a gas drive-off at the M&M Convenience store in Waucoma. A video of the incident was obtained and pictures of the driver were put on social media. Thanks to the help from the public, and after an investigation, the driver was identified as 22 year old Brandon Kimber of Cresco. A charge of Theft in the 5th Degree was filed through the Fayette County Clerk of Court.
On 3-20-21 at approx. 11pm a Fayette County Deputy stopped a UTV for a traffic violation. Upon investigation Robert Franzen 55 of Hawkeye was arrested and charged with Operating While Intoxicated 1st Offense. He is being held at the Fayette County Jail awaiting an initial appearance.
On March 21, 2021 the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of garbage that was dumped in Otter Creek near Echo Valley Road. Upon investigation, it was learned that 47 year old Corey Wayne Moser of West Union had dumped several bags of garbage, along with some paint and oil cans in Otter Creek. A Littering charge (Simple Misdemeanor) was filed through the Fayette County Clerk of Court.
On 3-21-21 at approximately 12:25 a.m. a Fayette County Deputy located a female subject in a vehicle in the 500 block of High street in the city of Arlington sitting in a vehicle. A check showed that the female, Steffeny A. Rose 39, of Arlington, had outstanding arrest warrants. Rose was wanted in Buchanan County for a probation violation, original charge burglary in the third degree and theft in the 5th degree. Bond was set in the amount of $2,800.00. After a brief investigation Rose and her passenger Keith B. Ohlhauser 23, of Arlington, were found to be in possession of illegal narcotics. Both subjects were arrested and transported to the Fayette County Jail. Rose was additionally charged with possession of methamphetamine first offense, serious misdemeanor, keeping premises or vehicle for controlled substance is used, aggravated misdemeanor, and possession of drug paraphernalia simple misdemeanor. Ohlhauser was charged with possession of methamphetamine second offense, aggravated misdemeanor, possession of marijuana second offense, serious misdemeanor, and possession of drug paraphernalia, simple misdemeanor. Both subjects were held awaiting their initial appearance. Rose will be released to Buchanan County at a later time.