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The Fairfield Police report the following logged into dispatch:


 


Tuesday


9:40 a.m. ? A vehicle was stopped at Fourth and Madison for speeding. A verbal warning was issued.


9:48 a.m. ? Word of Life Lutheran Church requested a funeral escort.


11:21 a.m. ? Warrant service was performed at Jefferson County Public Health.


11:21 a.m. ? A dump site was reported in the 600 block of West Jackson.


11:37 p.m. ? A welfare check was performed in the 800 block of West Washington.


1:29 p.m. ? Suspicious behavior was reported at Fairfield Hy-Vee.


2:23 p.m. ? Heath Leonard Hand Jr., 26, of Mediapolis, was arrested in the 1200 block of West Grimes. He was charged with driving while suspended, revoked, canceled or denied.


3:15 p.m. ? A vehicle was stopped at Seventh and Tyler for speeding. A verbal warning was issued.


3:44 p.m. ? Elderly abuse was reported in the 400 block of South Highland.


4:32 p.m. ? An alarm at Airgas USA sounded.


5:33 p.m. ? Loud music at Tony?s Turbo Wash was reported.


6:07 p.m. ? Richard Claude Scaggs, 24, of Fairfield, was arrested at Walmart and charged with 15 counts of fifth-degree theft.


7:04 p.m. ? A welfare check was performed in the 500 block of South Sixth.


11:46 p.m. ? Loud music in the 900 block of West Tyler was reported.


Wednesday


12:01 a.m. ? A welfare check was performed in the 500 block of South Sixth.


12:28 a.m. ? A building check was done at Sinclair Tractor.


1:29 a.m. ? A deer carcass was removed from Highway 1 near the Maharishi University of Management campus.


2:30 a.m. ? A building check was done at La Hacienda.


8:57 a.m. ? A citizen misdialed 911.


8:59 a.m. ? A vehicle was stopped at Sixth and Washington for speeding. A verbal warning was issued.


9:19 a.m. ? Police assisted the ambulance in the 600 block of West Monroe.


9:19 a.m. ? Van Buren County Sheriff?s Office advised of a missing person.


9:56 a.m. ? Behner Funeral Home requested a funeral escort.


10:44 a.m. ? A citizen misdialed 911.


11:40 a.m. ? Police assisted the ambulance at Hy-Vee.


12:35 p.m. ? Police investigated a theft in the 600 block of South Main.


12:37 p.m. ? Theft was reported at Walmart.


3:24 p.m. ? A welfare checked was performed in the 800 block of West Washington.


3:31 p.m. ? Ottumwa Police Department advised of a missing person.


3:45 p.m. ? Police investigated theft at North Bay Apartments.


3:52 p.m. ? A traffic accident was reported at Hy-Vee Gas.


5:07 p.m. ? Vandalism was reported at North Bay Apartments.


5:35 p.m. ? Police investigated burglary/breaking and entering in the 300 block of West Washington.


5:37 p.m. ? A vehicle was stopped at Main and Adams for not having its headlights on. A verbal warning was issued.


5:42 p.m. ? Police assisted the sheriff?s office at 22nd Street and Burlington.


6:22 p.m. ? Suspicious activity was reported in the 1300 block of South Main.


7:20 p.m. ? A lost and found item was reported at Thai Deli.


8:33 p.m. ? Loud music was reported in the 100 block of South 23rd Street.


8:53 p.m. ? A verbal warning was issued for a traffic violation in the 1100 block of North Fourth.


9:01 p.m. ? A verbal warning was issued for a traffic violation at 15th Street and Jefferson.


10:30 p.m. ? A suspicious person in the 900 block of West Tyler was reported.


10:38 p.m. ? Warrant service was performed in the 300 block of North Court.


Thursday


1:30 a.m. ? A citizen misdialed 911.


 


Sheriff


Monday


6:10 p.m. ? A 2014 Ford Focus driven east on Highway 34 by Carla Ann Stanzyk, 51, of Colfax, stuck a deer at the 217 mile marker. Estimated damage was $10,000.