Police Blotter

Man charged with public intoxication

A police officer on patrol observed a person reportedly staggering in the 100 block of Bair Street on Thursday at 11:08 p.m.

Police made contact with the person and identified him as Luciano Gonzalez, 28, of Storm Lake. Police allege that Gonzalez was intoxicated and took him into custody, at which time police further allege he resisted arrest. Police subdued Gonzalez and transported him to the county jail.

Gonzalez was charged with public intoxication and interference with official acts. He was booked into the county jail on a $1300 bond.

No injuries were reported.


Wanted person arrested

Police responded to 709A W. Ninth St. in reference to locating a wanted person on Wednesday at 2:05 p.m.

Upon arrival, police located and arrested Shawn Hill, 41, of Storm Lake, who was wanted out of BV County on a warrant charging him with contempt of court reference OWI.

Hill was booked into the county jail on a $1,000 bond.


10-year-old allegedly steals phone

Police took a report of a cell phone missing from the elementary school on Tuesday.

The missing phone was later recovered in the parking lot at the high school, and police allege that a 10-year-old boy of Storm Lake stole the phone from a locker at the elementary school and left it under a vehicle at the high school after getting off the school bus.

Police subsequently charged the 10-year-old boy with fourth-degree theft.

He was processed and released to a parent pending a court date.

The case has been forwarded to the Juvenile Court Authority.


Wanted man arrested

Police arrested a person wanted by the Newell Police Department on Friday at 11 a.m.

Police arrested Joshua Fevold, 36, of Storm Lake, at the police station.

Fevold was wanted on a warrant issued by the Newell Police Department charging him with assault.

Fevold was booked into the county jail on a $300 bond.


Two teens arrested for multiple reports of theft

Police were dispatched to Walmart in reference to a theft on Saturday at 7:59 p.m. Officers were told that two suspects were in the store trying to take merchandise without paying for it. Officers were advised that the same two people were suspects in a theft incident, which occurred on March 19.

Police and Walmart staff  identified them as a 16-year-old boy and 17-year-old boy, both of Denison. Police confiscated nine video game CDs, two Play Station controllers along with a theft detection removal device. Police also impounded the vehicle that the two juveniles were traveling in and seized six video games reportedly stolen from Walmart in Omaha, Neb., a wristwatch stolen from a J.C. Penney in Carroll and two video games stolen from the Storm Lake Walmart on March 19.

Police charged the 17-year-old with fourth-degree theft, removal of theft detection device, possession of stolen property, possession of a theft detection removal device, fifth-degree theft and removal of a theft detection device. Bravo was charged with fourth-degree theft and removal of a theft detection device. Both boys were processed and released to parents pending a court date. Additional arrests are anticipated.

The case has been forwarded to the Juvenile Court Authority.